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Once a year the townsfolk, slaughtered during the civil war by Union Troops, rise from the dead to hold their annual festival, during which they lure unsuspecting Yanks into the town and kill them in carnival type events.
A free-spirited travel writer who has a phobia of relationships finds herself tested when she accepts an offer to take over her father's business--a conservative bridal magazine.
A reality show-based treasure hunt that promises riches for the lucky finder becomes a terrifying trap when the contestants accidentally unleash an ancient and deadly curse and must race to get off the island alive.
An aspiring model falls in love with a struggling musician when they suddenly cross paths on a NY subway train. Having achieved success as a NY model, Brier decides to move to L.A. to launch an acting career. With the support of her acerbic agent and sometimes surrogate mom, Carrie, Brier lands a s
A pair of cloned tigers escape from their cages and terrorize college students in an amusement park.
It's the 1660s, and Edward 'Ned' Kynaston is England's most celebrated leading lady. Women are forbidden to appear on stage and Ned profits, using his beauty and skill to make the great female roles his own. But King Charles II is tired of seeing the same old performers in the same old tragedies.
In March, 1958, Cuba goes dark as Castro's rebels destroy the power plants. Amid eruptions of violence and neighbor turning on neighbor, life for an 11-year-old boy still holds infatuations, mischief, celebrations and heartache. Upon his father's immigration to America, he is protected by his grandf
Based on a true story, the tale of a cement truck driver named Danny, whose long awaited vacation is cancelled thanks to his scheming girlfriend, Trudy. Danny escapes his grim life in suburban Australia and blasts into the skies in a chair tied with helium balloons. A mighty thunderstorm blows him c
A small-time crook is determined to save his mother's house from foreclosure.
A compilation of three short films - "Cut," "Box" and "Dumplings" by directors from Japan, Korea and China - that address the theme of human monstrosity.
When the story begins, freedom is just a dream for David, a young boy who has grown up a captive in a 1950s Bulgarian camp with almost no knowledge of the outside world or what has become of his family. Everything he knows about life has been taught to him by his fellow prisoner and mentor Johannes.
Jerry and Nick are two best buddies whose love lives have hit rock bottom. Jerry, in particular, is in trouble as he''s just screwed up his proposal to his fiancee. In search of new love and romance, to escape their woes, they book a trip on board a cruise-liner. However, Jerry and Nick are unaware that the travel agent has played a rough trick on them in retaliation for Nick offending his secret gay lover. The dim-witted straight duo soon discover that they''ve set to sail to the Caribbean on a gay cruise.
John Person is a 30-something struggling actor living alone and facing eviction from his unfurnished apartment in Hollywood. Behind on his rent and heavily in debt, he goes against the better judgment of his pretty neighbor Grace and accepts an unsolicited offer from his strange neighbor Neely to co
Robinson Jacobs is an eighteen-year old African American boy and the prime suspect in a series of slasher murders in his hood. He has one week to prove his innocents before leaving for college.
A speculative account of the life of Griet, a 16-year-old girl who appears in Johannes Vermeer's painting of the same title. Set in 17th century Holland, Griet is employed by Vermeer as a housemaid to care for his six children, his jealous pregnant wife and his uncommunicative mother-in-law. Tension
A technician and an ambitious reporter in New York investigate an elevator showing erratic and horrific behaviour and discover that it is part of an evil experiment which has gone terribly out of control.
When Anglo restaurateur Donald Chandler's wealthy wife leaves him, and takes his restaurant with her, help comes in the unlikely form of Donald's gardener--and recent lottery winner--Miguel. With his newfound wealth, Miguel offers down-on-his-luck Donald a new restaurant to replace his sudden loss--
Adaptation of Susan Vreelands's collection of stories that trace the history and ownership of what may be an undiscovered work of art by 17th century Dutch painter Jan Vermeer.
Silvio works in the pornography circuit managed by Don Pascual Tello. Although the line of work earns him great money, he still must lend his "services" to Tello whenever he calls on him and thus endure such personal humiliation as a result. But when Silvio falls for his boss' lover, the same woman
A group of unsuspecting teens stumble upon the living dead in an old house. When one of them dies during a rave at the house, the others band together to get revenge.
The beautiful fugitive, Grace, arrives in the isolated township of Dogville on the run from a team of gangsters. With some encouragement from Tom, the self-appointed town spokesman, the little community agrees to hide her and in return, Grace agrees to work for them. However, when a search sets in,
Based on Grisham's novel of the same name that is a semi-autobiographical coming of age story about the grandson of a cotton farmer in rural Arkansas whose quiet life becomes complicated when he witnesses a murder.
A documentary which centers on a cross-section of characters who come from many walks of life, but share one thing in common--the need to surf. For many of them, surfing is merely a hobby. For others, surfing is an identity and a lifestyle. For a fortunate and talented few, it is a profession. For o
A group of 12 and 13-year-old kids living in Oakland fight to protect their neighborhood from drug dealers.
After a drifter steals a black bag full of money from a bus depot he soon finds himself the target of a hitman hired by the Native American casino owner whom the bag belongs to.
After British journalist Jack Elgin loses his wife and daughters in a terrorist attack, he sets out to find the killers and bring them to justice.
Steven Schoichet is browbeaten at every turn, by his family, his dead-end job, the faceless suburb where he still lives at home. That is until he decides to make a change: Ventriloquism--hey, a dream's a dream. His family barely pays him enough attention to even dismiss the idea--his mother is only
Alabama, 1947. A stifling heat has settled down on this tiny one-street town in the heart of the South. The residents resign themselves to the long months ahead, sipping lemonade, playing dominoes, going about their business, completely unaware that this will not be just another summer. For, one day
A handsome and talented college student, David Morales, is devastated when a bum knee causes him to lose his scholarship to the University of San Diego. Unwilling to disappoint his proud mother, Morales wastes no time in looking for a job to pay his way through school. So when he meets the mysteriou
A father takes in the child his estranged daughter believes she has given up for adoption. Twelve years ago, unmarried Natalie became pregnant and made the decision to give up her child for adoption. Her hard-working father, John, learned about the existence of the child and took him in. In the inte
The residents of a small American town wonder if their suburb may be the site of the second coming of Christ.
East coast hip-hop artist Jaxx is seduced into a recording contract with a west coast record label by impresario Domino Breed, only to his frustration, he soon realizes he is under Domino's thumb in every aspect of his career. Jaxx's life soon begins to take a tragic turn when he and his wife Shond
Through a chronological history of the South African liberation struggle, this documentary cites examples of the way that music was used in the fight for freedom. Songs united those who were being oppressed and gave those fighting a way to express their plight. The music consoled those incarcerated,
A young man who starts work at a nursing home meets an elderly resident with a secret past. Before she dies, she makes him promise to return her gold locket to the man who had given it to her years before.
A group of soldiers on a training exercise in a remote Scottish forest become entangled in a bloody battle with a gang of werewolves.
A group of con men find that their "score" from an off-track-betting heist is more than they can handle.
Two sisters -- one suffering from mental illness, the other a career-oriented New York professional -- have a tense, difficult relationship, until -- ultimately -- they are able to achieve mutual understanding and acceptance.<P>Christine wants nothing more in life than to fit in and live independent
Van Wilder might be starting his seventh year at Coolidge College, but graduation is the furthest thing from his mind. Armed with a personal assistant and a coterie of admirers, Van has reached the status of living legend on campus, throwing bashes that make geeks popular, raising money for charity
After a heated battle with a clothesline, a pair of boxer shorts and, porcupines, Bob the Tomato and the Veggie kids find themselves at an old, rundown seafood joint where nothing is quite as it seems. Here they encounter "The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything," known for being the laziest bunch of scal
The murder of an esteemed and powerful law professor sets into motion an investigation exposing the deepest, darkest secret of the "old boys club."
Three New York gangsters attempt to smuggle bootleg Viagra inside cattle, only to find their cows accidentally end up in a small Texas town. The face-off with the town locals results in a series of double-crosses, gunfire, and romance.
Police pursue a hit man with a peculiar modus operandi -- he picks up women, uses them to assist his hits, and then kills them. When he picks up a female hitchhiker on a desert road, business proceeds as usual: he plans to involve her in his latest job, the assassination of a Mexican drug dealer. Bu
Four old friends dust off their neglected brooms and sweep the past behind them on the road to realizing their late coach's dream of the big curling trophy.
Nick St. Nicholas is the heir to the Santa Claus throne but before he can assume the role from his famous father who's bound for retirement, he must get over his reluctance and swanky Miami lifestyle by learning the true meaning of Christmas.
Lizzie Buscana, a young orphaned girl from New York, receives an invitation to travel to England in 1946 as part of an exchange program. Her sponsor is Lady Mary, the wife of Britain's U.S. ambassador who recently left her post as head of Misselthwaite Manor orphanage, handing the reins to Martha So
This unvarnished look at life in prison is a raw glimpse into a man-made purgatory that is equal parts hell and ennui, where basic survival is as important as passing time. Sent to prison after a deadly shoot-out in a drug deal gone rotten, Slim must confront years of terror, loneliness, and boredom
A young woman, Kim Welles, inherits a 300-year-old house near Salem, Massachusetts, a house that once belonged to an ancestor, a woman hanged for witchcraft. While her husband, ambitious biochemist Edward Welles, is remodeling the house, he finds a mold growing in the dirt that could be the cure to
A cop whose corrupt partner has been killed by a hit man gets involved in mob business with revenge on his mind. Seeking retribution and trying to protect a female witness, Brennan goes straight to the top to try to bring down the young mob boss responsible for his partner's death, while at the same
It's a few days before Christmas, and a Latin American couple living in New York City are preparing and packaging their heroin for street distribution. While the wife has her qualms about the ethics of drug dealing, both she and her husband know there's plenty of money to be made in the drug trade.
Frank Jacobs is the co-owner of the Middle o' America Motel and Petting Zoo, located plumb where the name says, in the geographical center of the USA. There's nothing else around it (except the USA), but that doesn't stop Frank from dreaming of making it big as a country-western singer and songwrite
Two brothers seeking the luxuries of life find it in the business of organized crime: a world of respect and contempt, loyalty and deceit, power and hunger.
Bobby and Ricky are two wannabe Los Angeles mobsters who work as club boxers and construction workers. When they are sent to New York City to run an "errand" for their small-time mobster boss, Ricky's over-zealous desire to become a "made man" raises the ire of the Big Apple's big-time boss, Ruiz, h
A dedicated FBI agent who tracks serial killers discovers that his suspects are being murdered by a vigilante justice group called the Red Team.
Set in the world of fashion, the story of a young fashion designer and his rise to fame.
The Djinn returns to wreak havoc on the Baxter University campus.
A local gang leader fights to keep his kid brother away from a life of crime and violence.
A thriller about a cop who joins an elite bomb squad to find the terrorist who killed his partner.
The day before he retires, Seattle police detective Jake Riley almost captures The Torch, a notorious serial killer who preys on single women. After this incident, Riley is offered a job with the National Security Force. They take Riley to a top-secret science lab, where they have cloned an exact co
A man must save passengers on a train that has been taken over by terrorists and is on the verge of crashing into a city.
Traces the paths of two freewheeling entrepreneurs and their quest for the new American dream: developing a successful Internet start-up company. GovWorks.com is a new-media solution for connecting citizens with government via the Internet. By focusing on the trials and tribulations of Tom Herman an
College freshman Cassandra, also known as "Cassie", steps into a nightmare of otherworldly visitations after surviving a devastating car accident that kills her boyfriend Sean. Haunted by hallucinations of Sean coming back to life, she clings to these visions and gets help from a mysterious young pr
Chronicles the lives of four neighborhood friends who, through a series of events, choose the fast life and grow up to be South Boston's most ruthless and successful drug dealers. Later, they find themselves haunted by their choices as their empire begins to crumble.
A retired detective plagued by insomnia is recruited to solve a series of bizarre murders.
Based on the real-life teenage wrestling leagues that have popped up in suburbs across the country, this story focuses on two teenage boys who want to win the neighborhood backyard wrestling championship so they can snag a spot on a wrestling television show.
Millionare Richard Longman is a San Francisco computer wizard in his early twenties whose immersion in the world of computers has left him unaccustomed to the world outside his door. With the recent loss of his father and his growing disinterest in the all-consuming pursuit of IPO glory, Richard has
Xavier, a French private detective in London, is asked to find the missing 30-year old son of a wealthy elderly couple. His investigation takes him on a journey into the darkest parts of both the city and his own soul. He finds the seaside hotel where the missing Leon has been, but now there is only
Real and mythical worlds collide when a mysterious woman arrives in a small Irish fishing village in 1909. Quinn, a grieving widower, and his fishing partner, Willy Stewart, are taken by surprise when their third partner, Dunhill, appears with an unbelievable catch of fish and a mysterious woman. Th
Three intruders hold a suburban family hostage in their own home.
A butcher from New York under the witness protection program in Arizona, murders his philandering wife, cuts her into seven pieces and buries her in the New Mexico desert. A blind woman trips over the dead wife's manicured hand and in the fall her sight is restored. She takes the hand to a local pri
Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women. In his immediate family and in his office, they surround him. He is loving and giving to each and every one at all times--he is their savior and would have it no other way. And a
A mockumentary sequel to the saga of three documentary filmmakers who mysteriously disappear in the Maryland woods while trying to verify tales of horrible deeds and sinister occurrences in the area. The story delves deeper into the legend of the infamous Blair Witch and the unspeakable evil wrought
In this modern werewolf tale, sisters Ginger and Brigitte are ostracized by their town because of their morbid inclinations. Soon after being attacked by a wolf, Ginger begins to exhibit strange nocturnal behavior. Now Brigitte must decide whether to save herself or join Ginger in otherworldly doing
A man finds himself on the run for his life when he's falsely accused for the murder of his wife.
As L.A's most, if not only, successful playwright, Peter McGowan has hit a creative and personal dry spell. After a string of flops, his new play is set to open, but his producer and cast insist the 10-year-old character in the story doesn't ring true. Challenged to develop a 'real' child for the pl
The story of Vlad the Impaler, a 15th century Romanian prince who inspired the legend of Dracula. He led the people of Romania against the awesome power of the Turkish Ottoman Empire led by his traitorous brother Radu. During his epic lifelong battle, Vlad falls madly in love with Lidia, the woman w
Dean Corso is highly skilled at his work, a position which requires dexterity, cultural expertise, nerves of steel... and few scruples. Known for locating rare books for wealthy collectors, Corso is hired by eminent book-lover and scholar of demonology, Boris Balkan. Corson's mission: to find the la
Jeremy Barrett is a brilliant but unbalanced criminal genius who, while being transported to a penal facility aboard a commercial airliner, subdues the Federal agents assigned to him, takes control of the jet and holds the passengers hostage. He then threatens to crash the plane into a heavily popul
College student Alex Sheppard, who hosts a late-night talk show on the campus radio station, decides to enroll in the same school her recently murdered sister attended in order to identify the killer. Unbeknownst to Alex, the killer is a regular listener to the show and discovers her relationship to
With his girlfriend falsely accused in a cop's murder, young rapper Silkk the Shocker is given a chance by Detective Tully to clear her name by infiltrating a drug ring. When his girlfriend killed in jail and he learns the police do not have him in their best interests, Silkk teams with pals C-Dawg
After a botched raid, U.S. Customs Agent Victor Caruso goes undercover in the extreme world of skydiving where drug smugglers are parachuting their shipments into Miami.
Cate, the youngest of four DeAngelo sisters, is searching for her place in life, due to her strained relationship with her overbearing, widowed father, Dominic. She spends her days in her unsuccessful vintage clothing store and her evenings with her unimaginative fiance. Her sisters -- Francesca, a
Former mercenary Karl Thomasson changes careers to become a teacher. When a general discovers that his son has become a member of a pro-Nazi unit at an elite military academy, he enlists Thomasson to go undercover and stop the group's leader.
Sam Kane, a former book with a peaceful new life as the owner of a used bookstore, becomes involved with beautiful, mysterious Crystal Ball, who gets hit by a car outside of his shop and suffers amnesia. Sam helps her out and the pair quickly become lovers until a dangerous Cleveland mobster tracks
Longtime partners Parker and Longbaugh are hoping for a quick and nonviolent payoff when they abduct Robin, a young woman carrying the child of a wealthy Southwestern couple. But kidnapping proves to be much more complicated, logistically and psychologically, than other felonies they've committed. P
Plans for a summer filled with fun and romance turn into terror for a group of young counselors.
A New York story in which two very different worlds collide after a car accident sparks a relationship between Sol, a charismatic rasta rapper on the verge of stardom, and Sara, a young Jewish beauty who is struggling with the confines of her strict religious background.
A young married woman learns that she is a Navajo; she was stolen at birth and raised by an upper middle class Jewish family in the eastern United States. The woman's family must deal with her desire to move West, to explore her real culture and past.<P>Her adoption was never kept secret from Rebecc
A father suspects his son may be a murderer.
Derrick, an Irish white boy who thinks he is black, experiences a day in the hood when everything goes wrong. Of course, the fact that he is the only White person living in the neighborhood does not exactly play to his advantage.
A group of teenaged actors experience a night of terror deep in the woods.
A young woman must track down her grandmother's valuable jewels which were stolen by two escaped convicts.
A lawyer takes the law into his own hands after his best friend is murdered by the mob he helped to acquit.
An ex-cop has to work with his ex-wife to solve a crime.
Antonio celebrates his 21st birthday just as he's ending a two-year prison sentence at Folsom prison. He's used his prison time to study the workings of the stock market and once back in L.A., he heads for the posh law offices of his upwardly mobile older brother Horatio, However, Horatio is less th
A bouncing baby boy is the apple of Kristie St. Clair's eye. But when the boy's father begins acting strangely, Kristie suspects that her entire marriage has been a plot by a mysterious cult to bring about Satan's reign of power on Earth.
Two friends, inseparable in their youth, have grown up to be complete opposites. Charlie Sitter (aka Chuck) is living the American Dream. A fast-rising executive in the music business, he's not yet thirty but, ambitious, confident, and handsome. Chuck has already acquired all the trappings of succes
All of his adult life Alex has worked for his father in the family business. Now, in the throes of a mid-life crisis, he wants out, he wants a change. Trouble is, the family business is murder-for-hire, and his father won't let him quit. Alex seeks the help of a therapist, Josh, and it's in Josh's w
Ghost Dog, a down-on-his-luck hit man, gets hired by some mobsters to do a job, only to find he's been double-crossed. After realizing that he is the target of the next hit, Ghost Dog consults his bible, the Chinese warrior mantra known as the "Book of Samurai," to knock off each of his adversaries
Kate, a teenage girl joins a high school drama class in the same theater where her mother, an opera diva, was brutally murdered fifteen years before. She discovers though dreams that the killer still haunts the theater in the figure of a clown.
A biblical drama focusing on the life of Mary, Christ's mother, from giving birth in Bethlehem to preaching Jesus' message after his crucifixion.
When a young woman -- who happens to be a relative of Candyman -- sets out to clear his name, the result is another gory killing spree by the hook-handed madman.
The world faces Armaggedon when an outer-space collision sends huge chunks of debris straight for Earth. A scientist who created a device that could stop the largest meteor is abducted by a religious cult with other plans. It's up to a female FBI agent and a convicted murderer with a terrible connec
Tommy is a 28-year-old man who escaped his hellish childhood by murdering his abusive father. After a prison stint, Tommy's work release program gives him a shot at a new life when he is placed as a cook at St. Michael's School in L.A, There he meets Guillermo, a neighborhood kid who is committed to
The fire chief of a small California town helps to fight a deadly infestation of hybrid snakes. After a tropical rattler is accidentally released into the area, it breeds with the local rattlesnake population, creating a new breed of snakes more deadly than any ever encountered. The snake threat is
The story of a simple man, a typical husband and father, who finds himself transformed by irrefutable evidence that supernatural forces beyond his understanding really do exist: Tom Witzky is a quiet regular guy who suddenly finds his blue-collar Chicago lifestyle derailed by the power to foretell the future after his sister-in-law uses hypnotherapy on him at a neighborhood party. What started as a diversion turns disturbing as a post-hypnotic suggestion releases a subconscious power Tom didn''t even know he possessed. Over time, Tom becomes obsessed with the notion that there is a presence living in the house. The force entangles him, bringing him face-to-face with a horrible crime mystery when he sees a vision of a murdered woman who is haunting his house. Plagued by searing headaches and horrific visions he fears that his family is in grave danger and forces himself to seek out the source of the visions--no matter the cost.
Tyrone learns a lesson in the meaning of fatherly love when his son Harry is carried off into the Canadian Rockies by an enormous grizzly bear after Tyrone captures her two cubs. While Tyrone and a half-Indian tracker by the name of Joshua McTavish Standing Bear try to locate Harry, the boy learns t
A young Seattle journalist takes a job working on a tabloid and is assigned a story on a mental-hospital inmate who claims he can predict peoples' deaths. She is skeptical of him until she starts experiencing strange events related to a near-death experience she had years earlier.
Television movie about 1950s rock deejay Alan Freed and the scandals that ended his career. In 1951, Cleveland DJ Alan Freed eavesdrops on a group of black and white teenagers bopping to the sounds of rhythm and blues. Freed takes a chance and plays the controversial music at midnight. Suddenly, the
Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter''s death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling an army of L.A.''s toughest criminals in the hopes of piecing together the events leading to her murder. As he survives a near-deadly beating, getting thrown out of a building and being chased down a dangerous mountain road, Wilson retaliates by doling out some bodily harm of his own. Before his trip is over, all of Los Angeles will know The Limey is in town.
Seventeen and pregnant, Felicia travels from Ireland to England in search of her lover and is found instead by Joseph Ambrose Hilditch, a helpful catering manager whose kindness masks a serial killer. Hilditch has murdered several young women, but he has no conscious awareness of his crimes; like Fe
After a shoot-out in an art museum frees the evil genie Djinn from his red crystal prison, he changes into human form and gets sent to jail. Needing souls so he can inherit the Earth, the Djinn starts granting wishes to inmates--and then stealing their souls. It's up to one remorseful convict and he
Vann is a thoughtful and sympathetic man...and a serial killer. He doesn't kill for kicks, but thinks about the significance of his actions, how he upends people's lives, and what power he has. He takes a room in a small town with Doug and Jane, an unhappy couple who come to see him as a son. As he
Three student documentary filmmakers venture into Maryland's Black Hills to discover the truth behind the myth of the Blair Witch -- and never return. The only trace of their disappearance comes one year later when their film footage, documenting their final terrifying days, is found.
Ten years after faking his death, decorated fighter pilot Turner leads a team into a military compound and steals a Stealth bomber. Joining forces with an arms dealer who has taken control of a nuclear sub, Turner wants big bucks, or he'll bomb targets in the United States. His former Air Force budd
When a gang of modern-day pirates led by Josef hijacks a luxury cruise liner, the hostages' only hope lies in lone security guard, Aaron Carpenter. Things go from bad to worse when an explosion breaches the ship's hull, sending a wall of icy water crashing into the ship. Racing against the clock, th
A California congressman's wife and daughter are abducted and held hostage in a historic hotel. Logan McQueen is sent to the scene to assist his former partner, Charlie Duffy, who has been taken captive trying to broker the ransom deal. McQueen must risk his life to face the cunning killer and save
'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
Two brothers stationed in the same Marine Detachment Unit must put their differences aside as they head to the Persian Gulf to stop the forces of an Iraqi terrorist coup d'etat.
After a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims' bodies are instantaneously calcified, Dr. Nick Baldwin teams up with Army field agent Samantha Carter to uncover the cause. Their investigation leads them to a computer virus whose victims are unsuspecting users of a new technology being test
A woman is desperate to meet a famous radio psychologist and will do anything to make it happen - anything.
An elephant family is tracked as they make their way across the continent's savannahs.
A Boston couple vacationing in Dark Harbor, Maine find a young man lying by the roadside, covered in blood. They stop to help and miss their boat. He seems to have been the victim of a beating, but when he follows them to their island retreat, begins to seem less an innocent victim. Someone is plott
Tom and Sally Casey's lives take a dramatic turn after several prep school students, including a boy named Jeffrey, break into Tom's car and steal a gun he keeps hidden under the seat. The teens are caught but quickly released, while Tom is sent to jail for 30 days for possession of an unlicensed fi
When a popular high school teacher is murdered, his brother, an ex-mercenary, becomes a teacher in the inner-city school to exact revenge on those responsible for the death.
A medical examiner turned novelist trails a serial murderer who debones his victims.
When he finds his pop-star sister dead of an apparent drug overdose, a young music industry hot-shot suspects his boss and mentor may be behind the crime.
Based on the popular Hollywood autobiography by Jerry Stahl, "Popular Midnight" is a black comedy that chronicles his rise and fall as a television writer in Los Angeles. Jerry meets Kitty almost by accident while he is in rehab in Phoenix. Maybe it's their similar pasts and their sexual attraction
After flirting with another woman during a party, playboy Cesar is given a lift home by his disgruntled ex, only to be horribly disfigured when she intentionally drives her car over an incline. Accused of her murder and confined to a mental hospital, the alienated Cesar explains his plight to a psyc
A group of aspiring New York theater actors moonlight as debt collectors, maiming those who won't pay up. The only really talented member of the group, Eve, wants to quit and leave town with her child. But her employer and ex-husband has other ideas, and promises U B a plum role in a Mamet productio
The ambitious, restless writer, Tuccio is the resident playwright of a struggling repertory company, whose members reflect the European melting pot that is New York at the turn of the century. Tuccio is eager to stage his unfinished new play, Illuminata, but the theater owners, Astergourd and Pallen
Story of Joe, who is struggling with sobriety after 20 years of alcoholism. His commitment to a local football team is an essential part of his new grip on reality, and he sees it as a way to give something back to the community. He gets involved with the financial problems of a team member, Liam, a
A mathmetician, Max Cohen, is on the verge of decoding the numerical pattern beneath the ultimate system of ordered chaos--the stock market. However, as he works, he is being pursued by an aggressive Wall Street firm set on stealing the code in order to dominate the financial landscape. Also in the
Grace is a busy TV talk show host on a local New York channel, and is less than happy to discover that she is accidentally pregnant. And once she gives birth to her daughter, juggling work, her actor husand and the demands of motherhood becomes something of a trial.
When he suffers a near fatal accident, Jack Killoran, a savvy operator in Chicago's political machine, starts to reassess his lifestyle, including his business practices. This awakening proves troublesome to his close associates who rely on Killoran to "fix" situations, including a murder committed
A computer scientist takes up his late brother's mission to save Earth from an evil space conspiracy by an alien force that has the ability to appear human.
A campy look at the gruesome results of four felons being hired to guard a 40-pound worm with telepathic powers. The felons take the "item" to Rita's apartment, where they discover that it can see into people's hearts and reveal their deepest personal secrets. That night, the felons, Rita and the wo
An American journalist is on the trail of an extremely valuable diamond which disappeared during World War II. Complications arise when the huge diamond also becomes the object of a worldwide search by international terrorists.
A fictional and comedic look into the behind-the-scenes of a highly controversial talk show which explores the human drama of the guests of a particular episode as they grapple with their complicated lives and foibles. Incest, adultery and love triangles may be taboo to some; but its all in a day's
Two childhood friends, Tommy Brown and Sincere, climb the rungs of organized crime. To many in his neighborhood, 17-year-old Tommy is the Ghetto president--a womanizing charismatic thug consumed by wealth and power. In stark contrast to Tommy, Sincere is a refined intellectual who, between scores, o
Angela meets a man called Captain Howdy on the Internet and makes a date with him. He turns out to be a psychopath and strings her up with her lips sewn shut. Her father is one of the detectives assigned to the case, and they catch the culprit. However, he is released from the mental hospital only a
Farmers in Pennsylvania try to avoid dispossession of their farms by growing marijuana. When the DEA arrives in town to investigate, and the local sheriff is forced to cooperate, loyalties and friendships are put to the test.
Howard Spitz is a cranky, has-been detective novelist out of money and out of luck - until he meets eight-year-old Samantha, who convinces him he has what it takes to write children's books. Faster than you can say "Moo" the 'Crafty Cow Detective' series is born and Howard is on his way to greener p
An update of the Cornell Woolrich short story that inspired Alfred Hitchcock's film, "Rear Window" (1954). Jason Kemp, a paralyzed man confined to a wheelchair, believes he has witnessed a murder from his apartment window. Jason's colleague Claudia becomes his partner in trying to solve the mysterio
A Mississippi journalist is involved in a murderous plot surrounding with his invalid wife and his mistress.
An embittered satellite expert gets the opportunity for revenge against the USA by aiding terrorists in a plan to destroy the country's military base.
A double-decker New York City tour bus guide--the eccentric, Timothy "Speed" Levitch--spouts off an archive of beautifully distorted information about NYC, as well as sobering commentary on the strains of civilization. The film unfolds to reveal his tempetuous love affair with the city, as Levitch's
Cold fusion is accomplished aboard Scorpio One in the weightlessness of space. However, all the scientists aboard perish in a mysterious oxygen fire. CIA agent Jared Stone with his seasoned crew of astronauts and laser-armed soldiers must locate the crippled Scorpio One before anyone else. They find
When a former presidential aide dies, the ensuing murder investigation leads to the White House.
Malakai, a telepathic insurgent from a parallel universe who is on an obsessive quest for lost love, escapes to Earth and kidnaps Adrienne from the altar on her wedding day, leaving her fiance Aaron for dead. Aaron is brought back to life by Merkhan, the scientist who created parallel travel and has
Git gets out of jail and straight into trouble when he is forced into an underworld assignment by crime boss Tom French. He is teamed up with a partner, Bunny, so dastardly he once binned his own grandad. Everything goes wrong as the two traverse the badlands and the boglands, trapped with Frank Gro
Unable to deal with the hand life has dealt him, a 20-year-old high school dropout with revenge on his mind returns to his high school and takes a group of terrified students hostage. It is up to an inexperienced hostage negotiator, a police officer and two students to gain the trust of their captor
A semi-retired mobster is taken hostage by four twentysomethings from wealthy families and is held in the summer home of a fifth friend. They use the mobster as a bargaining chip to win the release of another friend (and sister of one of the four kidnappers) who has been abducted by more "profession
The witness protection program offers scant cover for a mobster's talkative wife when she's tracked to a small Arizona town -- and marked for death by her husband's murderous colleagues.
Marcy suffers from Tourette's Syndrome and is prone to obsessive-compulsive behavior, and Seth is an insecure, petty thief. They meet while shoplifting a store in their Upstate New York home town. Marcy starts to get twitchy about finding a black Barbie styling head, and soon, the pair are off to To
An adopted teenager gets a shocking surprise when his long-lost older brother suddenly shows up. Learning that his sibling is a grifter, the boy quickly succumbs to a life of thievery and wrongdoing -- only to discover that his family tree is rooted in crime.
When he's framed by a ruthless arms dealer for the murder of a rival, a former Navy commando must elude the feds while he takes on the enemy.
Unorthodox DNA experiments on fossils lead to the emergence of a flesh-eating creature.
A young Brooklyn native explores the mystery of his father's death when he gets romantically involved with an Italian filmmaker.
Adaptation of Julie Garwood's novel "For the Roses." In 1866 New York, a gang of orphaned street kids "adopts" an hours-old abandoned girl, whom they name Mary Rose. The "family" leaves New York to start a new life in the American West, where they eventually establish a thriving Montana cattle ranch
After cheating on his pregnant wife during a business trip, a gems trader finds himself trapped in a blackmail plot.
Drew, a mysterious and confused young woman, turns up in a small town in Oregon where her resemblance to a recent murder victim, Laura Fairchild, causes a stir. Some people, including Laura's mother, believe that Drew may be possessed by the spirit of Laura. What Drew doesn't know is that she is inv
Tsui Chik was the head of an elite combat team, Squad 701, developed by "a northern country" until it was marked for elimination--when the project was deemed a failure. Now he's hiding out in Hong Kong as a geeky librarian; however Tsui's lured back into combat when other survivors of the squad star
A woman returns to the house of her dead parents and meets a field researcher who makes an alarming discovery in the marshes nearby.
Nobel Prize-winning scientist, Dr. John Wahl, and oceanographer Dr. Jessi Weaver race against time to stop a series of devastating man-made tidal waves that have been striking around the world. Wahl must also clear himself when he comes under suspicion and expose the real culprit, a madman who holds
Fifth in a series of movies based on the adventures of real-life Chicago police detective Jack Reed. Reed's camping trip with his son is interrupted by a triple murder, which turns out to be a ruthless scheme by a Russian immigrant who cheats new immigrants out of their valuables and murders them, h
Tommy Basilio wanted to make something of his life. That was about ten years ago. Instead, he has spent the past decade as an auto mechanic, ricocheting from one bizarre misadventure to another in his dead-end hometown on Long Island, unable to repair his car or his life. His only solace is that eve
Two young lovers are torn between their part-time criminal activity and the enticement of family and home.
A 21st century cop moonlights as a bodyguard for a sexy screen star who's coveted by a ruthless businessman -- to use as a model for a virtual-reality clone.
A one-night stand puts a security consultant onto two sisters who are planning to rob one of his drug-dealing clients. He grabs the loot for himself, but after falling for one of the women, risks his own neck to protect them.
The story of one man's quest to uncover a literally earth shattering conspiracy. Zane is an obsessive radio astronomer who in his search for extraterrestrial life spends his days and nights listening for a "shockwave," the signal that will prove once and for all that we are not alone. All night long
A prominent member of local society, Billy Halleck is self-conscious about his waistline, but his extra pounds don''t slow him down in the courtroom, where his latest triumph is to win the acquittal--and gratitude--of Mafioso Richie Ginelli. His weakness for food, however, inspires a terrible curse that is placed on him after he negligently, though accidentally, runs down an old Gypsy woman and conspires with influential friends to sidestep responsibility for the deed. Billy may have evaded punishment in the courts, but he can''t escape justice at the hands of the victim''s ancient father, Tadzu Lempke, who lays a Gypsy curse on him that shrivels not only his body but his heart as well. As Billy begins to waste away, he pleads with Ginelli to help him force Lempke to life the curse. The gangster''s brutal way of dealing with Lempke and his fellow Gypsies, however, pushes the increasingly emaciated Billy farther down the path of spiritual decay.
A woman's rejected lover seeks revenge on her and her family.
A family finds itself in an unrelenting battle against a wrathful swarm of killer bees.
Set in 1959 Wisconsin, three teens fall into the hands of some vicious criminals.
An ordinary night in suburbia filtered through the eyes of the characters' often lustful fantasies of a babysitter.
A 1950s coming-of-age saga of a sensitive French teen's life which is radically influenced by the jazz-loving American soldiers stationed near his sleepy postwar village.
A group of obsessed "cinema terrorists," lead by Cecil B DeMented, make it their mission to avenge the crass sins of commercial movie culture through acts of brazen filmmaking and vigilante outlaw cinema retribution. As the movie begins, Cecil and his "Sprocket Holes" gang kidnap Honey Whitlock, a b
Set in 1930, adaptation of Truman Capote's story about the journey of a shy, young boy who leaves his Alabama home to spend Christmas with his estranged father in New Orleans.
A New York bounty hunter teams up with an ex-con smuggler to track down a missing cash fortune.
Two very different men join forces to unravel the mystery of a "StarGate," an ancient human transmitter, discovered in the Egyptian desert. Once activated, it enables scientists and the military to travel light years from earth, to a strange and alien world, where the visitors must overcome an enigm
An ex-cop uses a bomb to hold an elementary school full of children and teachers hostage. Based on the book "When Angels Intervene," an account of real events that took place in 1986.
A bounty hunter helps a man rescue his wife, who has been seized by bank robbers.
Set in New York City, a disillusioned drug "delivery boy" tries to make something of his life at the age of 40.
An action-packed thriller about a unit of genetically engineered soldiers that have gone awry.
An ensemble film about the reunion of a group of friends who grew up together in Queens, New York.
Sequel to the sci-fi adventure about a near-indestructible cyborg.
Sci-fi adventure about rival companies warring over mining rights in outer space after the Earth's depletion of natural resources.
When a cop''s search for a ruthless killer leads him to wealthy and seductive author, his involvement turns personal, and he must balance their affair with the mounting evidence against her.
A housewife is possessed by the devil and is given an exorcism on national television.
Recurring dreams about Mars lead a man to discover his forgotten past as a government agent.
The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.
A nurse investigates suspicious deaths related to electronic sleep induction therapy at a psychiatric clinic.
The concept of time travel and the future is brought into play in a story centering on a mid-air collision of two passenger jetliners and the resultant investigation into the disaster.
A model prisoner with only six months left to serve in a minimum security facility, is transferred to a maximum security prison run by a vicious warden.
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
Unfolding at a Buddhist monastery in Thailand, the story revolves around Rambo going to the aid of his friend Colonel Trautman who asks his assistance with a dangerous mission.
China's final emperor, Pu Yi, becomes a pawn of imperial forces, the invading Japanese and the Communist government.
Story of the infamous Sicilian bandit Salvatore Giuliano, a man whose dream became a legend.
In post-apocalyptic, totalitarian America of the 21st century, policeman Ben Richards is framed for a crime he did not commit. Ben escapes from jail, determined to prove his innocence, but is captured. As punishment, he is teamed with a woman named Amber Mendez and forced to participate in a violent TV game show called The Running Man. The two "contestants" face what is most likely a public execution, as they run a gauntlet of assassins armed with chainsaws and other brutal weapons. They can win the contest and obtain their freedom...if they survive.
Rambo is pulled from a federal prison to lead a mission into Vietnam to rescue surviving POW's from the Vietnam War.
A space scientist and his wife move to a new community where they are recruited for membership in an exclusive country club by a beautiful seductress with unearthly powers, only to discover that she is the devil herself and the posh surroundings are the gateway to hell. Daytime soap opera star Susan
A deadly robot from the future travels back in time to kill a woman whose son will one day defeat its masters.
A rabid Saint Bernard traps a mother and her young son in their stalled car at a rural, isolated homestead.
A soft-spoken Vietnam vet drifts into a small town looking for no trouble, but finds it in the form of a psychotic local sheriff who finds pleasure in hating him for no reason. After being locked up in the local jail, he escapes into the nearby forest where he becomes a one-man army bent on revenge
The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
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Barbie stars as both Clara and the Sugarplum Princess in this animated adaptation of the classic holiday story, "The Nutcracker," featuring dance sequences and the music of Tchaikovsky.
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The story of Tangie, a teddy bear whose smile was accidentally sewn on upside-down at the toy factory. The little bear dreams of going home with a caring family for Christmas, but when the shopping season ends and he fails to attract a buyer, he's shipped off to a second-hand store, where the sun fa
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