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It was supposed to be a simple birthday weekend in Southern California. But when sunrise arrives two hours early in the form of a haunting light from an unknown source, a group of friends watch in terror as people across the city are drawn outside and swept into massive alien ships that have blotted
True story based on a landmark case that forced the military to fully integrate blacks into their ranks. In 1944, 50 black seamen were convicted of mutiny because they refused to return to work after 320 of their crew were killed in a munitions explosion. The following year, a young attorney named T
In the waning days of the California primary election of 1996, Bill Clinton has secured the Democratic nomination and Bob Dole is in place to run against him. Incumbent US Senator Jay Bulworth, while still holding off a challenger, suffers a nervous breakdown and decides to commit suicide by hiring
Arthur Bradley is a small-town doctor who is devastated by the guilt and shame he experiences after a one-night stand with Fiona, the teenage murdered girl next door. When Fiona is found murdured, Arthur finds himself caught up in a nightmarish web of events that quickly spirals out of control as fe
A medical examiner turned novelist trails a serial murderer who debones his victims.
If you knew the world was going to end, how would you spend your last night? Craig wants to go out with a bang -- having sex with as many people as he can in one night. Gas company employee Duncan wants to reassure his loyal cutomers that there will be gas servive up until the very end. Wise-guy bac
When a deaf man witnesses a high-tech robbery, a female security officer who knows sign language is assigned to protect him. Sam and Jenny learn a lot about each other as they hide out in Sam's apartment, a deaf school and Jenny's childhood home. Eventually, Sam gives Jenny the confidence she never
An expert on interplanetary communication receives plans for a mysterious space vessel.
A hip secret agent frozen in the ''''60s thaws out in the ''''90s to face his greatest enemy.
A scientist's creation of an android has disastrous consequences.
A woman seeking a divorce becomes the victim of a misogynist judge who strips her of any claim to her joint account. She decides to go to law school to handle her own appeal. Based on a true story.
A presidential look-alike steps in when the real chief executive is felled by a stroke.
Deloris Van Cartier, now a headliner in Las Vegas, is persuaded by the good sisters to return to her inner city alma mater, St. Francis High, to go undercover as the new music teacher.
A general, the first American woman to lead troops in combat, becomes a national hero and runs for president.
A director in 1950s Hollywood fights to clear his name in the gripping red scare drama "Guilty by Suspicion" (1991). When director David Merrill is questioned by the communist-hunting House Committee on Un-American Activities, he finds himself blacklisted and unable to find work with any studio in town. He''s offered a plum new project, but only if he testifies against his innocent friends. Starring Robert DeNiro, Annette Bening and George Wendt
A movie about Jessica McClure, the 18-month-old child from Midland, Texas, who in October 1987 was trapped for two days in an abandoned well. Hundreds of volunteers mobilized to rescue her.
A small-town cocktail waitress with a dubious reputation has her fragile relationship with her teenage daughter severely tested when she takes on a local school board to have an anti-Semitic history teacher fired.
An airforce pilot and animal researcher risk their lives to save chimpanzees from life-threatening experiments.
A media magnate builds a publishing empire based on sexual and political freedom but, as a powerful and controversial figure of the Kennedy era, becomes a prisoner of his desires for revenge and power.
Child molestation is the subject touched on superficially here, with a freelance filmmaker discovering his documentary on the sexual abuse of children has begun distancing him from his wife and two young daughters, as kids, he finds, keep traumatic horrors bottled up.
Following the killing of his wife and son by brutal bikers, a young auto worker becomes a self-appointed avenger who metes out justice to criminals roaming the streets.
Margot Kidder is the plucky wife and mother who literally picks herself up off the floor when her vindictive husband, threatened by her demand of divorce, strips their household of its possessions, closes out their bank account and cuts off her credit cards. James Farentino is a widower with whom sh
A woman awakens from a twenty-year coma to discover that her world has grown up without her, and her high school sweetheart is married to her sister.
Rock Hudson (in his final television movie) is a charming Las Vegas hotel owner who tries to turn a decaying casino into The Strip's top attraction to avenge his outting by his former partners across the street. James Earl Jones, in a fright wig, does a devastating turn as a Don King type who may or
The double life of an American art dealer who is secretly a Ninja, raised from infancy by a Japanese-American family, and is recruited, in this pilot to a prospective series, to rescue a group of important scientists held by terrorists atop a Dallas skyscraper. Michael Beck's adoptive sister is play
An exclusive prep school for girls, under headmistress Donna Reed (in an infrequent acting appearance), is terrorized by a crazed killer who is systematically murdering the students one by one.
The second TV-movie in 1983 using the title, "Happy Endings", explores the plight of a teenager who postpones his determination to become a songwriter so that he can keep his younger brother and two sisters together as a family following the death of their parents. Based on the true experiences of its producer-writer, Christopher Beaumont, one of the guiding forces behind TV''s "Fame," this film, initially titled "House of Cards," also was the pilot to a prospective series.
When idealistic young judge Steven Hardin is forced to set a dangerous criminal free on a minor technicality, he loses faith in the system. But an older judge introduces Hardin to a secret group that rights courtroom wrongs in the form of a hitman hired to take out the guilty.
A woman whose political reporter husband has been murdered before her eyes decides to track down the killers herself. While doing legwork on a routine marital infidelity case for a rumpled private investigator who has given her a job, she stumbles onto clues about the shooting of her husband and dis
The story of Suzy Hendrix, a young blind woman victimized by a psychopathic killer and two desperate convicts who invade her apartment in search of a musical doll filled with illegal drugs. Suzy's battle of wits against the intruders is the focal point of the story.
An athletic seventeen-year-old who requires a heart transplant brings this family to a life-threatening crisis. Rob Lowe was "introduced" in this uplifting drama that initially had been scheduled for airing and subsequently twice pulled from the schedule in December 1982. Gena Rowlands and Don Murra
Two college students, one from a rich background, and the other from a poor one, decide to elope. They are involved in a serious car wreck, with the young girl's face severely injured. In order to get the necessary surgery, the mother of the young man injured in the accident offers a deal to the young woman - to stay out of her son's life permanently, and in return, get the plastic surgery to restore her face. What comes after that is something none of them expected.
A plane carrying people to the Moscow Olympics has a bomb onboard. When missiles are fired on it, it becomes necessary to fly the plane upside-down.
The widow of a wealthy shipbuilder tries to hold onto his business and becomes involved with boardroom intrigue in her bitter struggle to maintain control of the company. The British TV series "The Foundation" was the basis of this movie.
The Wright Brothers' story and their efforts to fly, stunningly filmed and first shown on the seventy-fifth anniversary of their historic flight. Dennis Dalzell (cinematographer) and John A. Martinelli (editor) received Emmy Award nominations for their work, but the film won in only one category: F
After the sudden accidental death of her small daughter, Julia Lofting, a wealthy American woman living in London, bolts her unhappy marriage and buys a house in Kensington which is haunted by the ghost of a quite obscenely nasty little girl who died in the 1950s and plans to use Julia as her pawn in a terrible revenge.
An undisciplined but dedicated black doctor spends his off-duty hours tracing the cause of an apparent epidemic afflicting tenants of a slum building in east Los Angeles with the help of local teenagers, and is accused by city officials of precipitating a panic. This pilot film never materialized in
Five doctors go on vacation deep in the Canadian wilderness. After all but one pair of the party's shoes disappear, the remaining shoed camper decides to hike out and go look for help. Soon after he leaves, however, his four companions realizes that something is very wrong when someone leaves a decapitated deer head just outside their camp. Even though they still don't have their shoes, they decide to follow their friend's trail out of the woods, but their path is blocked by someone who doesn't want to see them leave the forest alive.
This was the second star-laden dramatization of the Israeli rescue of plane-bound hostages taken during a Palestinian hijacking on July 4, 1976. Cinematographer Bill Butler won an Emmy Award for his work. Others nominated were Peter Finch (his last screen role), Martin Balsam and Yaphet Kotto, direc
Composer Chris Saradon brutaly rapes fashion model, goes to trial, gets freed, comes back and rapes her little sister. She takes revenge.
Four inseparable high-school seniors gain from each other the courage to face the harsh realities of their rapidly approaching adulthood.
A drama about the dilemma of a teen-ager and his family when he is exposed to the dreaded disease AIDS. Originally intended as a "CBS Schoolbreak Special," but shown in primetime instead.
A television adaptation of Henry Denker's 1963 courtroom drama about Boyd Bendix, a self-appointed and self-righteous Red Menace watchdog, who is accused of libeling Dennis Corcoran, a one-time World War II correspondent he feels is "a drunken, yellow-bellied degenerate" and a Communist sympathizer.
In an attempt to create a humanoid slave laborer (called by its owners a "biological robot") Dr. Alex MacGregor and a team of scientists attached to the Cromogene Corporation produce Wishman, a new life form that is designed to be the workman of the future -- immune to high voltage and radiation, in
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Television movie that follows different individuals who are affected by mysterious illnesses when they return home from the Persian Gulf. Jim Tuite, a former Presidential Secret Service agent working for Senator Donald Riegle, not only discovers that many veterans are affected by Gulf War Syndrome,
Focuses on the lives of three pregnant women, each living in the same home during different decades (1952, 1974 and 1996), and how they each deal with their unplanned pregnancies.
A miniseries on the life of singer/actor Frank Sinatra.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A miniseries based on Gore Vidal's best-selling novel, depicting the personal and political turmoil the Lincolns faced during the Civil War years.
This sweeping Civil War saga that took eight hours to unfold (over three nights), adapted from historian Bruce Catton's book, has an all-star cast winding its way through fact and fiction, covering the period from 1859 to the Lincoln assassination. The two leads are Stacy Keach as the fictional Jona
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