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Cast (feature film)
A man tries to stop his life from unraveling after he is left by his blind girlfriend.
A rich white family in the witness protection program is forced to relocate and live in Madea's home.
A Harvard Medical School graduate arrives for his internship at a hospital in South Florida. When the chief resident discovers that the intern has actually come to recapture the girl that got away, he and his girlfriend conspire to teach him a lesson not just about medicine but about true love.
Four black yuppies--a married banker, a perpetual bachelor attorney, a reformed playboy and a commitment-phobic doctor, respectively--begin to question their attitudes about women and relationships when one of them announces his impending nuptials.
Based on a true story, a drama about a spiritual awakening, revolving around Alex, the younger brother in a once close-knit family. Alex Waters has been sentenced for 25 years for rape: a crime which he insists that he did not commit. Alex's incarceration initially threatens to destroy him and his l
A middle-aged musician lands a job at a retirement home as a recreational therapist. There he befriends an old jazz chanteuse who changes his life.
'Foolish' Waise is a talented comedian with a hard-edge trying to make it in the comedy clubs in LA while his brother is a hard-nosed gangster trying to make it on the streets. With all the competition they face in their chosen "professions," their biggest battle is with each other over the love of
Dylan Ramsey, a chicken-chested geek who is part owner of an L.A. eatery, has devised a master plan to win the heart of his beautiful next-door neighbor and dream girl, Lila. His act involves the kidnapping of her beloved dog so that he may emerge as her hero when he is the one that finally finds it. However, what he doesn''t count on is the pandemonium that the dog creates while hidden in his apartment -- particularly when the dog ingests a diamond anniversary ring that Dylan''s best friend and business partner has bought to surprise his wife.
Set in the 1950s, a New York African-American housekeeper becomes a reluctant accessory to a crime, and is unjustly accused of kidnapping her young white charge when she and the boy suddenly disappear.
As a result of a meteor shower, an inner city school teacher acquires super-human powers that enable him to bring justice to his neighborhood.
A black youth makes the transition from living in the projects to living in the suburbs.
The power-mad president of the PTA in an affluent Los Angeles suburb is murdered and many of the members are suspects.
An adaptation for television of the Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman comedy about an eccentric "drop-out" known as Grandpa Vanderhof and his peculiar family members and friends who populate a roomy uptown Manhattan home.
A suspense tale about the search for an emotionally disturbed teenager who has taken from his father's research laboratory a rat infected with an incurable virus that can kill one hundred million people in three weeks.
A hitman hides out at a ghetto church.
Music (feature film)
Precious Jones, an inner-city high school girl, is illiterate, overweight, and pregnant again. Naïve and abused, Precious responds to a glimmer of hope when a door is opened by an alternative-school teacher.
A celebration of the Eye's seventy-five years of broacasting.
Telecast of the 2000 Trumpet Awards ceremony, honoring African-American achievers in fields as diverse as law, business, politics and entertainment.
Special that features interviews with stars of three television series: "Happy Days," "The Jeffersons" and "One Day at a Time."
Presentation of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' annual Creative Arts Awards. Among the 54 categories presented are: "Outstanding Guest Actors and Actresses in Comedy and Drama Series;" "Outstanding Commercial;" "Outstanding Directing For a Comedy and Drama Series;" and "Outstanding Music
A rappin' and rhymin' Mother Gooseberg threatens to quit, and nursery rhyme characters try to talk her out of it.
Documentary attempting to show that women of diverse backgrounds and situations can have parallel attitudes.
Set in 1957, a young black girl is selected to help integrate an all-white school in Texas.
A presentation of "The 24th Annual NAACP Image Awards" honoring those who have made a positive contribution to the image of African-Americans in the motion picture, television, and recording industries.
The 19th annual tribute honoring blacks in the entertainment industry.
A special focusing on the everyday use of math.
A special featuring pets and their celebrity owners. Includes a tribute to Lassie and to pets that have performed heroically.
A broadcast of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards ceremony, taped at the Aquarius Theatre in Los Angeles. The ceremony also commemorates the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
A telecast of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) sixth annual Television Academy Hall of Fame induction ceremony, honoring individuals who have made lasting contributions to the television industry. The program also features footage chronicaling the careers of the inductees.
A salute to the top athletes of the year in auto racing, baseball, basketball, pro boxing, pro football, golf, hockey, horse racing, tennis, soccer and track and field. Nominees are selected by the editors of "The Sporting News." Winners are determined by the votes of sports writers and broadcasters
A music special commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Motown recording label. The program features Motown's recording artists, as well as comedians and actors who have been influenced by the Motown sound.
A special designed to help parents learn how to communicate with their children about drug abuse. The program features performers in a series of dramatizations involving teens and drugs. These role-playing exercises demonstrate the communication skills parents must learn to help their children preve
A tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The special features gospel performances and narrative highlights of Dr. King's life.
The Awards Ceremony, taped on December 14, 1986, at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, honors individuals and companies who contribute positively to the images of black people.
Dick Van Dyke hosts the live telecast of the ceremony from Santa Monica, California, honoring winners in 21 categories. A special Gallup Poll determined the three top vote-getters in each category, and the public voted for anyone and was not restricted to a pre-determined list.
A special, taped before a live audience, featuring popular entertainers from the stage, screen and television, performing circus acts.
A special featuring more than 100 stars and highlights from the most memorable moments in radio and television history spanning six decades on America's first broadcast network. NBC stars, past and present, recall, via film clips and personal memories, unforgettable moments from the past 60 years. H
Six celebrity guests, divided into two three-member teams, play the board game Trivial Pursuit, with clues provided by film clips and an array of guests.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Set in the future, the story follows the struggles of a Louisiana family facing the effects of a massive hurricane and the results of global warming.
This four-part adaptation of Arthur Hailey's tale of power and greed in the banking business has two ambitious vice presidents become rivals when an imminent board room vacancy arises won an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Series of the 1976-77 season as well as an Emmy for Christopher Plummer
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Animated musical version with a feminist twist of the classic tale, "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves." Ali Baba is a charitable wise girl who lives in the desert with her grandmother and her selfish brother. She outsmarts the Great One and his forty thieves.
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