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Cast (feature film)
A man is paying his father's medical bills by working in the New York night club scene until he has a falling out with his boss and then has to outsmart his mentor.
Gearing up for the production of his latest play, Broadway director Arnold Albertson arrives in New York City ahead of his family and treats himself to a one-night stand with spunky, charismatic Brooklynite Izzy. Assuming they'll go their separate ways and never meet again, they're both shocked when
In New York City, two close-knit families struggle with the passing of a family matriarch and the ill health of a beloved son, forcing everyone to reconcile their relationships before it is too late.
Max Kohn is a writer in his seventies who is increasingly haunted by his weakening body and ebbing sexual prowess. Asleep on an Amtrak train, Max dreams the conductor asks him if he sleeps with women anymore; the questioning becoming so intense and distressing that Max awakens, still disturbed by t
Maggie Collins joins the staff at Moss Oak Manor nursing home in 1974. Soon after, she begins caring for the charming but forgotten residents under the leadership of Nurse Baker. Maggie then finds herself on an ethical minefield where good intentions turn into ambition, and mercy finds its way into
The tempestuous relationship between an older man and a woman half his age.
An epic drama re-creating the historic struggle surrounding the creation of the State of Israel in 1948. At the center of these events are two young, American friends--one Jewish, the other Arab. The film is told from the alternating viewpoints of the Jews, Arabs and Brits, all of whom collide in t
Ashley Albright is the luckiest woman in the world, a person to whom all the good things in life have come far too easily. She can pick a lottery ticket at random and hit the jackpot. In New York, the world's busiest city, Ashley never has to wait for a cab. And she has a terrific job as an account
Cleveland Heep has been quietly trying to disappear among the burned-out light bulbs and broken appliances of the Cove apartment complex. But on the night that irrevocably changes his life, Cleveland finds someone else hiding in the mundane routine of this modest building--a mysterious young woman n
Brian Leib, a thirty-two year old, ritualistic neurotic recluse who lives with his paranoid parents, only leaves his house on Tuesdays to see his psychiatrist. His days are kept as simple as the loaf of bread he makes each morning; the first slice his breakfast, the last slice his dessert - which gi
Stephen and Danny are a Manhattan couple who have it all--a fabulous house, good friends, lots of money--and more importantly, they have each other. When Stephen's meddling Mom and FBI agent Father show up for an unexpected visit, the mens' lives are thrown into chaos as they try to hide their big s
After an optimistic but nightmarish dating spree, neurotic New York journalist Jessica Stein happens upon an intriguing personal ad whose only drawback is that it's in the 'women seeking women' section. On a daring whim, she decides to answer it and, to her surprise, ends up instantly clicking with
Lovelorn, recovering co-dependent Ruby Weaver has just about given up on finding the right man when she bumps into Sam Deed, a sweet newcomer from Dubuque, Iowa. They quickly fall for each other but, almost as fast, their relationship takes a mysterious turn. Just as Ruby is beginning to relish her
Set in Woodstock, the summer of 1969, a frustrated, beautiful young Brooklyn housewife, Pearl Kantrowitz, spends her summer in the Catskills. Her world is turned around when she has an affair with a free-wheeling traveling salesman, Walker Jerome--a charming and quietly seductive hippie. Pearl canno
Nick Chen is one of the NYPD''s most decorated officers. The first Chinese-born immigrant on the force, Chen has used his close ties with a group of Chinese "businessmen" known as the Triads to rise through the ranks. Now, a gold shield detective and the star officer on the city''s highly touted Asian gang unit, it''s Chen''s job to keep peace in Chinatown. But a turf war has erupted between the Triads and the newly arrived and brutally violent Fukienese Dragons. As the precarious peace in Chinatown is interrupted, the NYPD beefs up the Asian Gang Unit with a new recruit: an idealistic cop, Danny Wallace, who is unaware of how power and influence have compromised his superiors. When the Tongs boldly attempt to corrupt this young officer, Chen is forced to realign his loyalties.
A comedy about an ambitious young man willing to do anything to achive success and win financial independence and love from his father. Doomed to follow in dad's footsteps in the hum drum insurance business, Charlie wants more... and finds it as a part-time hitman. But Charlie is soon frustrated. Th
Miniseries examining the changing role of women in America as seen through the eyes of three generations of one family. In 1894, 19-year-old immigrant Annie Jermaine sails from Europe to become the housemaid for a wealthy American doctor. Later, Annie shatters social taboos when she marries the doct
A hit woman and her sickly boyfriend try to find out who's plotting to kill her boss.
Young Aaron, accompanied by his wisecracking pet goat Zlateh, journeys to the village of Chelm to stay with his Uncle Shlemiel, Aunt Sarah and their three daughters. Chelm is an idyllic, peaceful village filled with lovable fools which has recently come under attack by an evil sorcerer.
A marriage is put to the test when Laura, a high-powered attorney, and her husband, Jeff, an advertising executive, spend a weekend at a family gathering.
When an innocent young girl finds herself befriended by two sexy, uninhibited girls at a small-town bar, she discovers that they have more planned than just a party-and she's central to the action.
Set in the legal halls of New York City and the local art scene, an ambitious lawyer meets a junky prostitute who gets him hooked on heroin.
A dark comedy about an odd little kid with a secret who confronts her mother, "the queen of denial!"
Based on the life of Roy Cohn, the controversial lawyer and former assistant to Senator Joseph McCarthy.
Romance set in Nazi-occupied Denmark in the early 1940s, between a Christian resistance fighter and a Jewish girl and one particular night in 1943, when the resistence helped 7,200 Danish Jews escape to Sweden.
A US bounty hunter is forced by his former IRS cronies to rob a bank filled with millions of illegal, international, un-taxed bank notes in the fictional, small and ruthless Central American town of Diablo.
A werewolf terrorizes a small town.
A minor-league baseball player has thirty days to spend $30 million dollars in order to receive an inheritance of $300 million.
A Philadelphia rock promoter turns a couple of kids into pop idols.
Star-laden but sudsy adaptation of Marilyn French's feminist novel spanning the '50s and '60s, with Lee Remick as a troubled divorcee whose quest for fulfillment after dumping her caddish spouse (Ted Danson), the man she married while still in school, takes her back to college -- to the cheers of he
A detective is hired by a tough, woman lawyer to follow up on ex-spouses who are not making their alimony payments. Before long he is working on two difficult investigations, and one of them involves the lawyer's husband.
A dramatic retelling of the 1911 tragedy in which 146 workers died in New York's garment district and ultimately laid the groundwork for the establishment of the ILGWU. The real-life catastrophe took a mere eleven minutes; the movie, with its soap opera plots and assorted inaccuracies (like several
The two-part, four-hour sequel to Irwin Shaw's "Rich Man, Poor Man" and the vastly successful miniseries made from it (and the subsequent, less-successful short-lived series, "Rich Man, Poor Man -- Book II," during the 1976-77 season). Moviemaker Gretchen Jordache, the sister not seen in either of t
Two bee specialists and a free-lance pilot go all-out to prevent another invasion force of killer bees in this sequel to "The Savage Bees" (1976) which originally was to have been titled "The Revenge of the Savage Bees."
Mentally-challanged grocery deliveryman Nunzio daydreams about being a superhero who can right the wrongs in his neighborhood.
An average horror tale, spiced with a dash or two of "Psycho," about a sculptor who hires college coeds as housekeepers for the mansion he shares with his recluse mother and his supposedly insane sister.
Profile of photographer Alfred Stieglitz, who played a major role in introducing America to modern art while championing the elevation of photography as an art form. Arthur Dove, Marsden Hartley and Georgia O'Keefe were just a few of the first wave of American artists whom Stieglitz mentored through
Profile of American sculptor Alexander Calder (1898-1976), best known for inventing the mobile and stabile, and creating wire sculptures.
A drama telling the true story of an attractive teenager who feels desperately inadequate. She responds to the pressure to stay thin by binging and then throwing up.
A member of the school newspaper staff brings the charge of sexual harassment against the paper's editor.
A modern Jewish woman reconciles herself with her family and her heritage as she comes to grips with the death of her mother.
A documentary chronicling the story of Tamara Okun, a young Soviet Jew, and her journey from Leningrad to the United States.
A presentation of "ABC Afterschool Specials." When a high school class starts a cookie company to learn about economics firsthand, student members of the management team fall prey to the lure of power and resort to unethical business practices.
The story, set in New York City, follows the adventures of Laura Ireland, an avid mystery fan and owner of a bookstore called Murder Ink, who helps her husband, a police detective, solve baffling crimes. In the pilot episode, Laura attempts to solve a case involving a missing $100,000 and a girl who
The first of two pilot films about Paul Taylor, a sportswriter who dies on the operating table and is brought back from the brink of death. Though in the world of the living, Taylor still holds a connection to the world beyond, one that commands him to help people threatened by the occult. In the fi
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Chosen as the Outstanding Limited Series (1977-78) at Emmy Award time, this original drama about two German families that are affected by events between 1935 and 1945 rivaled "Roots" in its impact on viewers in this country and sparked controversy throughout Europe as it premiered on television in o
An intriguing if lethargic look at the life of Howard Hughes from his takeover of the Hughes Tool Company at eighteen, through his rapidly expanding business ventures. The film covers his interests ranging from golf and aviation to filmmaking and Hollywood starlets, his involvement in the Senate pro
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A miniseries based on the life of actress Mia Farrow.
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