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Story of the ship that was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine during WWII, leaving its crew to try and survive in shark-infested waters.
The true story of Newton Knight, a soldier for the Confederacy during the Civil War who became disillusioned with the South's cause, fled the battlefield, rallied supporters, and declared a safe haven in an area of southeastern Mississippi in opposition to the Confederacy.
Based on the true story of the doctor who discovered CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) in football players, and the uphill battle he faced in bringing the information to the public.
A brilliant high school student and his friends uncover blueprints for a mysterious device with limitless potential, inadvertently putting lives in danger.
The savage murders of three young children spark a controversial trial of three teenagers accused of killing the kids as part of a satanic ritual.
A man's wife and son vanish along with millions of others. While the world reels from the cataclysmic event, the man bands with others who have been "left behind" to discover who or what is responsible for the disappearances.
When scientists discover a planet in a nearby galaxy capable of sustaining life, they attempt to communicate with its inhabitants who respond by paying Earth a visit. When the alien spacecraft crash lands in the Pacific, near the naval station off the coast of Hawaii, a battle for supremacy unfolds on the water.
While investigating a corrupt Savannah judge, a detective gets involved with the man's wife.
In 1987, "dirty girl" Danielle is paired on a high school project with Clarke, a friendless gay boy. The two misfits bond and go to California--Danielle to find her father and Clarke to escape being sent to military school.
Etta's hopeless husband Chester, wannabe entrepreneur and liquor store owner, blows every nickel he makes trying to get rich on hare-brained inventions. After their young boys, Shane and Chris sneak off to try smoking and blow up the backyard shed full of Chester's homemade fireworks, Etta realizes
A naive pop singer attempts to win approval from a producer and a studio that think her unsuitable for their upcoming military-themed movie. To prove them wrong and win the role, she enlists in the Army.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a drug-addicted, rogue detective reigns over New Orleans with authority and abandon. Together with a prostitute he loves, they descend into a world marked by desire, compulsion, and conscience.
Detective Dave Robicheaux is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie Balboni. But during his investigation Robicheaux is led into a series of surreal encounters with a troop of Confederate soldiers.
Tommy Vinson, an ex-gambler, quit the game of Texas Hold'em over 30 years ago after missing a family emergency and swearing to his wife, Helen, "never again." Tommy tries to be content with his luggage business but while watching a poker tournament on television, he sees someone who reminds him of h
An uptight young federal agent finds himself having to spy on his sexually liberated mother and her new lover after the FBI links him to an international art theft ring.
For Don Haskins, the dream was always about winning: winning with guts, heart and grit; winning with self-respect; and winning even when the odds were completely stacked against you. What Haskins didn't know in 1966--when he was just a small-town family man trying to make an indelible mark in his fi
Everyone has experienced the unsettling mystery of déjà vu--that flash of memory when you meet someone new you feel you've known all your life or recognize a place even though you've never been there before. But what if the feelings were actually warnings sent from the past or clues to the future? I
An idealistic southern politician who appeals to the common man whilst effectively playing dirty politics slowly becomes corrupted by the system.
With the help of a newspaper reporter, a young high school student challenges the 50-year tradition of her small town's racially segregated proms.
Born in a poor town in Georgia, Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven shortly after witnessing his younger brother's accidental death. Inspired by a fiercely independent mother who insisted he make his own way in the world, Charles found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring
When a young widow in New Orleans brings a civil suit against the powerful corporate consortium she holds responsible for her husband''s murder, she sets in motion a multi-million dollar case. But it''s a suit that may be won even before it begins--based solely on the selection, manipulation and, ultimately, the attempted "theft" of the jury. Representing the widow is Wendall Rohr, a courtly Southern lawyer with a moral center and a heartfelt passion for the case he''s presenting. His opponent is ostensibly the attorney representing the corporation. But in reality, defense counsel is only the front man for Rankin Fitch, a brilliant and ruthless jury consultant. At a high tech command center set up in an old French Quarter warehouse, Fitch and his team work on the surveillance and assessment of potential jurors. He will know everything about their lives, and strategically manipulate the jury selection process. The only acceptable result is the perfect jury to vote in favor of his client. Fitch and Rohr soon realize they''re not the only ones out to win the jury. One of the jurors, Nick Easter, seems to have his own plan for swaying the panel. And a mysterious woman known only as Marlee contacts both Rohr and Fitch telling them the jury''s for sale to either of them--and that the verdict won''t come cheap. While the case is argued in court, a dangerous cat and mouse game begins to play out in New Orleans'' French Quarter. Rohr''s morality put to the test, and Fitch is poised to cross the line from selecting a jury to stealing it--no matter who gets hurt in the process.
Jay Garvey takes nothing seriously, including his attempts at law school. After getting thrown out, he and his best friend Nick decide to head down to Florida for the traditional Spring Break festivities despite their dismal educational futures. An opportunity comes Jay's way when he discovers a kna
Daryl Chase is an investment banker who is framed for laundering Mexican drug cartel money. On the run, he takes Freddy Tiffany's passport, only to find that Freddy is a street hustler who's on more wanted lists than he is.
They were the perfect all-American couple: a courageous, honored NASA astronaut and his beautiful school-teacher wife. They were passionately in love, so connected they could sense each other even when he was floating in space and she was two hundred thousand miles below. And in two minutes it all turned to inexplicable horror. For two minutes, astronaut Spencer Armacost loses total consciousness while on a routine space shuttle mission, returning home just barely alive and a bewildered hero. The President, the nation and his friends celebrate his safe return, but to his wife Jillian something seems strangely amiss from the moment he returns to Earth.
FBI Special Agents Scully and Mulder are drawn into a web of intrigue while investigating the mysterious bombing of a Dallas office building. Somehow, the crime seems linked to a colonization plan by an alien life force, a plan that implicates the US government in more than just a cover up.
Gus and Joe live to fish. Since their boyhoods in Newark, New Jersey, they have spent day after day on the dock praying to catch "The Big One"--but with no success. After winning Bait & Tackle''s grand prize vacation package for their essay on "How Come We Fish...," the bosom buddies set out for the adventure they have always dreamed of in the plentiful Florida Everglades. On the road to the Glory Glades Lodge in a ''68 Plymouth Barracuda--towing their modest fishing boat--Gus and Joe stumble into trouble when they meet the sinister and cunning Dekker Massey, who is on his way to dig up $2.5 million of stashed cash and jewels stolen from his ex-wives. Massey steals Gus and Joe''s car, leaving them stranded with their boat and trailer. The twosome hitch a ride with Rita and Angie, who are also after Massey and the stolen goods. Chaos and havoc turn Joe and Gus'' much-anticipated fishing retreat into a comedic run for their lives.
A single mother discovers that her blind, autistic son possesses musical abilities. She decides to move to Boston where he can attend a special school. As his training at the school serves as a catalyst to his maturity and emotional development, his mother must face the realization that her son may
A vengeful murder pact is made between two high school lovers after the boyfriend has a brief sexual encounter with the victim. Based on a true story.
Movie based on a "New Yorker" article and book about a 1988 case of alleged sexual abuse in Olympia, Washington. When two daughters recall horrible memories of rape and ritual abuse brought upon them by their well-respected father, a sociologist is called in to offer an evaluation.
Based on the story of Wanda Holloway of Channelview, Texas, who was found guilty of conspiring to kill the mother of her daughter's cheerleading rival. Examines the entire phenomenon of the case -- the eighth-grade tryouts, the alleged murder plot, the trial, the media madness, and the battle over m
A divorced mother takes a rafting trip on the Rio Grande only to find that she must run for her life from a psychopathic drug dealer who is stalking her.
When a baby is abandoned in a depressed town, seemingly magical events begin to occur.
A television movie based on the true story of a North Carolina college student who plotted to kill his parents for money and whose mother survived the attack.
A New Orleans district attorney fights to uncover the truth behind President Kennedy's assassination.
A television movie about James Brady, the former presidential press secretary left paralyzed when he was shot during the assassination attempt made on Ronald Reagan in 1981.
A movie that documents Jackie Robinson''s 1944 legal challenge, as a U.S. Army lieutenant, to the military''s racial segregation policy.
A young European lawyer concluding music negotiations in Nashville becomes entangled in a menacing affair when he picks up a hitchhiker.
A falsely imprisoned woman will try anything to win her freedom. When an initially successful escape lands her back from where she came, she seduces an innocent carpenter who works at the prison, convincing him to marry her with the hopes that it will gain her an early parole.
A story about an ambitious but lowly clerk in the complaints division of the Justice Department. Her feisty disregard for standard procedure causes her to uncover high-level intrigue and blackmail in the federal government.
A Bible-reading woman with a knack for playing cards unexpectedly wins a whorehouse in a poker game. With the aid of her cousin and a friendly bounty hunter, the lady assumes the role of "madame", putting her in conflict with the town's citizens and a rival brothel-owner, who happens to be the town'
A television movie based on the Broadway play "Foxfire," about a woman's attempt to hold on to her farm while she battles her troubled folk singer son and grieves over the death of her husband.
A young black engineer is given a life sentence in prison for a crime he did not commit. Lenell Geter's life is running smoothly, but suddenly things fall apart when he and his roommate, a fellow engineer, are arrested and charged with armed robbery. Even though he steadfastly believes that the just
Douglas Forbes, a Tennessee mail carrier, is arrested and charged with the rape of three women. After his conviction, Forbes' wife, who refuses to believe her husband's guilt, fights to free him until someone else confesses to the rapes. But Forbes wants to be declared innocent rather than receive a
Farrah Fawcett astounded critics with the heretofore unplumbed depths of her performing abilities, playing a battered wife charged with her husband's murder after setting his bed afire following years of beatings and humiliations. Her greatly praised work won her an Emmy nomination as Outstanding Ac
This TV movie about the pioneering TV comedian spotlights the little known story of his two-year search for the two young daughters abducted by his ex-wife following a bitter custody struggle that raged while he was making his meteoric rise from local Philadelphia television personality to network s
A laborer at a nuclear power plant risks her life to report unsafe practices.
The Wagoneer family are surviving the Depression by picking cotton on their family farm in Oklahoma. During a terrible dust storm, Mrs. Wagoneer's rogue brother Red arrives in a convertible. Red is a country-western musician who has just been given the chance of a lifetime, an audition for the Grand Ole Opry. But there are some obstacles to his getting all the way to Nashville: He has no money, is a terrible driver, and has tuberculosis. The family's fourteen-year-old son Whit sees an opportunity of his own and offers to go with Uncle Red as his driver. His mother consents and uncle and nephew hit the road.
United States border patrol guard Charlie agrees to his wife Marcie''s wishes to move to El Paso where they will have a higher standard of living. They move into a duplex that they share with his wife''s friend Savannah and her husband, Cat, another border patrol guard. Charlie is horrified when he sees how much corruption there is by the guards in El Paso, which Cat is involved in, and decides to stay out of it. But when Marcie runs up a large amount of debt decorating their new home, he realizes that he will have to sell out and go on the take himself. However, when an illegal immigrant''s baby is kidnapped and sold to Cat so that he can resell the child to adoptive parents for a profit, Charlie takes a stand and acts to help the woman.
William Conrad brought his Frank Cannon character out of self-imposed retirement to look into an old friend and Army Intelligence colleague's death, which had been ruled a suicide. A new "Cannon" series did not follow; Conrad instead did one as Nero Wolfe.
In one of his final television roles, Henry Fonda stars as the semi-literate Florida drifter whose court case--being denied counsel at a breaking-and-entering trial because of his inability to afford a lawyer--drastically changed the course of American legal history. His performance won him an Emmy
A truck-stop waitress, determined to make a better life for her young children after being abandoned by her husband, leaves hash-slinging behind her to embark on new career as a trucker in the rig her late father used to drive.
Based on the true story of the family run Canal Street Brothel in New Orleans and how it was busted up by the FBI. The business was owned and operated by Jeanette, whose mother ran the books and was a prostitute herself in her day. Jeanette's daughter Monica has become one of the brothel's most requ
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Broke and desperate, bounty hunter Jack Walsh accepts an assignment to find seemingly benign bail jumper (Kyle Secor).
A charming but dangerous woman meets her match in a tenacious detective who refuses to close the books on an unsolved murder.
The two American families introduced in the miniseries "North and South" -- the Hazards of Pennsylvania and the Mains of South Carolina -- are swept into the ferocious conflict and turbulent passions of the Civil War in this six-part, twelve-hour miniseries. The story plunges the Mains, South Caroli
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
This story centers on a thirty-something "It" girl, who uses her good looks and charm to manipulate her way into the upper echelon of Beverly Hills. She lands the hottest producer in town, then realizes he is not at all what she expected.
The latest installment in the John Jakes trilogy of novels focuses on the post-Civil War era. Follows the exploits of the Hazards and the Mains through the Reconstruction era and into the Indian territories of the Western frontier.
The much-acclaimed dramatization of Joe McGinniss' best-seller about Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald, the former Green Beret captain accused, then cleared, in the brutal murders of his wife and daughters in February 1970, won Emmy Award nominations for the film itself as Outstanding Drama Special as well as f
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