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A dying young man travels the world in search of a cure...and instead discovers the love of a lifetime.
Set in London over a weekend, a comedy drama which follows Hannah and Annie, two friend who are reuniting for the first time in six years since they have left University. As they catch up and reflect on the early days of their friendship, the story flashes back to the mid-eighties of their youthful antics and memories of their first meeting. It is through these memories, and a few chance encounters over the weekend with both old and new acquaintances, that they see how they've changed, yet find that their close bond has remained--even deepened.
Following the death of her adoptive parents, a successful young black optometrist establishes contact with her biological mother -- a lonely white factory worker living in poverty in East London. As the two warily forge a bond, they must learn to cope with the tensions and confusions of their extend
Film students Mia and Alice have just moved into a warehouse apartment. They have planned a party for the night but find themselves preoccupied by a few more pressing issues: finding another roommate; paying a mysterious $663 library fine; changing majors in order to pursue an enticing professor; fi
On the 50th anniversary of D-Day, three Word War II veterans -- an American and two Englishmen -- return to Normandy to remember fallen comrades and look for a long-lost love.
Documentary on the making of the 1964 theatrical film, "My Fair Lady," and its 30th anniversary restoration. Includes interviews with those associated with the musical, originally and during the restoration process.
A pair of detectives team up to find the murderer of a Japanese businessman.
Martial arts anthology.
An American stand-up comic needs a greencard in France so she marries a French songwriter who needs money.
Set in the lush Bayou country of Louisiana, the film tells the amusing and erotic story of three women, each trying to come to terms with her own sexuality and the mysteries of life.
A police inspector and a doctor at a psychiatric hospital study a murderer who claims to be the devil incarnate.
A doctor guides seven student doctors through their third year of residency at a Los Angeles hospital. Marriages collapse and colleagues fall in love, but it takes a dying cancer patient to make the medical students realize what really matters in life.
A young girl unknowingly flirts with a serial killer over the phone.
Sequel to "Young Guns" (USA/1988), reuniting some of the characters from the original one year later, when they are extradited to New Mexico to stand trial.
A former Drug Enforcement Agency troubleshooter battles Jamaican drug dealers who have infested a suburban town and marked him and his family for death.
An interracial romance, set against the backdrop of World War II and the internment of Asian-Americans in relocation camps.
A doctor who has massacred several families attempts to frame a teenage patient who''s been suffering terrible hallucinations. The teenager, pursued by the evil doctor and authorities, flees to Midian, home of the lost tribes of the moon, and is accepted into their fold.
Set in Los Angeles in the year 1997, when the streets are ruled by Jamaican and Colombian drug dealers. A federal agent assists the LAPD in their investigation of the mysterious deaths of scores of drug dealers.
Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman, which eventually leads to citywide gang war.
A detective trails a mysterious woman who may help uncover what led to the onstage death of a heavy metal rock star.
A new member of the police force learns the tricks of the trade from his more experienced partner.
A mother and daughter tour Paris together and are shocked to discover they've been dating the same man.
An experiment gone wrongs sends scientist Joseph Buchanan and his future car back to 1817. There he is recruited by Baron Frankenstein to help create a mate for his monster.
Two con men, disguised as nuns, are on the lam.
A teenager attempts to reunite his estranged parents and start up his own rock band.
In South Africa, a white schoolteacher''''s life and values are threatened when he asks about a black boy who died in police custody.
When an married couple and their 10-year-old son go on vacation, they meet a lone traveller and invite him to join them. However, the traveller turns about to be a sociopath who puts their lives in danger.
Story of a young man's obsession with a beautiful woman.
Romantic comedy about a less-than-average student who falls in love with a brilliant biochemistry major.
Having survived last year's shootings, Michael Myers returns with a vengeance, forming a plan to lure his niece out of the children's hospital where she's long been a patient and kill her.
Set to take over his father's law firm and lead a secure but uninteresting life in Ohio, a young man joins up with an all-girl punk band and heads out to Los Angeles.
A unscrupulous woman deceives her boring, insecure husband after getting exasperated with his inactivity.
After his best friend dies unexpectedly, a healthy man becomes a hopeless hypochondriac.
Depressed from his failure to save a center for the blind from destruction by Apocalypse, Inc., who plan on turning the center into a toxic-chemical dump. 98-pound weakling Melvin Junko aka "The Toxic Avenger" travels to Japan to find his father.
A detective investigates a series of brutal ritualistic murders.
Two young thieves are sent to an exclusive old age home to perform community service.
The escapades of an unorthodox New York City policeman as he searches for a serial killer.
Spoof about a viking warrior who did not want to rape and pillage.
A television weatherman takes on a bet to romance and win three women.
A man who has recently married a beautiful but much younger woman attempts to rekindle his relationship with a son he abandoned twenty years earlier. However, when his son and his young wife get romantically involved, the consequences are dire.
A group of civilian divers are pressed into service by the United States Navy to search out and rescue a stricken nuclear submarine.
At the beginning of World War I, a curse on an island is lifted through the efforts of two children and an old man.
A Caribbean police officer must decide if a childhood friend is a crook or an innocent victim.
Screen version of Shakespeare''s historical play.
In the sequel, a female vampire wreaks havoc.
A group of teenagers in New York's Lower East Side take up residence on the rooftop of an abandoned building.
College recruiters try to lure some love-struck highschool seniors coping with SAT pressures.
A dark comedy about a couple whose marriage has fallen apart, but neither is willing to move out of the home they share.
Four young adults on a rafting trip in Africa come into contact with a dangerous tour guide.
In the sequel to "The Fly", Seth Brundle's son Martin, a scientist himself, has to fight a battle to stay human as the insect blood within him begins to take control.
An insurance detective romances -- and is romanced by -- three women while on assignment in Paris.
Michael Myers escapes from the sanitarium, and returns to Haddonfield, Illinois to search for his only living relative.
During the 1968 Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia, a womanizer visiting the West must choose between freedom, or returning to his wife in Soviet-occupied Prague.
Comedy drama revolving around a father/son relationship.
Adventures of a female rock 'n' roll band hired as the house act in a club at a wealthy beach resort.
Alice from "Nightmare 4" discovers she's pregnant, but fears that the father may be Freddy Krueger.
Four crooks pull off a daring heist, then plot to doublecross each other.
A young man on the threshold of adulthood is suddenly forced to confront two of life's truths: responsibility and commitment.
An ambitious secretary climbs up the corporate ladder by taking over when her boss breaks her leg.
Story revolving around a teenager and his struggles to attain a driver's license.
Psychological drama loosely based on a true story about twin gynecologists who become involved with a famous actress, and develop a serious drug addiction.
Coming-of-age story set in a California logging town during the 1950s.
A rebellious brother and sister duo, with a penchant for weird mechanical devices, try to steer clear of the law.
Art, Ben, Joe and their wives, Bess, Mary and Alma have left Earth for a planet on which they never grow older. When they come back to their home planet to visit, they remember what it's like to be human.
A priest protects, and then falls in love with, a young Mexican woman who has witnessed a gangland murder.
A would-be private eye and his younger brother are embroiled in an international caper.
A love triangle spawns betrayal and murder at a wealthy summer resort.
A former nun joins a novelist plagued by nightmares in search of werewolves.
Set in 1968 Vietnam, military police are on the trail of a high-ranking military officer who has been killing prostitutes.
An innocent man gets embroiled in a murder in his attempt to help clear the name of a beautiful girl.
An advertising man grows a second head that's better at his job than he.
A young lawyer, after falling in love with a beautiful woman, finds that she has an extremely mysterious past.
Set in the future, 300,000 aliens from another planet immigrate to Los Angeles and integrate themselves into human society.
Just before marrying Stephanie, Travis becomes convinced by a beautiful saleswoman Jonni to buy a fancy sports car. The car looks good, but it turns out to be a lemon. Determined to set things right, Travis and Jonni decide to confront the crooked car dealer. Meanwhile, Stephanie waits for her groom
After her husband is killed on their honeymoon, a young woman finds herself living in a world between fantasy and reality.
A CIA agent with a bad reputation teams up with an insurance agent in an adventure involving UFO''s and the KGB.
A small-town carpenter convinces a shipwrecked heiress with amnesia that she''''s his wife.
A news producer is caught between a committed journalist and a flashy anchor.
A super-yuppie businesswoman has to adjust to motherhood when she inherits a baby.
Sent to eliminate a gun-running camp in Central America, Major Dutch Schaeffer and his commandos encounter a skilled, seemingly invisible assassin. As members of their unit begin to disappear, Schaeffer and his soldiers suspect that that their hunter is not of this earth.
An innocent man offers to abibi for his boss'' sexy wife, who witnessed an assault from his bedroom window. This apparently simple gesture snowballs into a web of crime and duplicity in this attractive and suspenseful Hitchcock.
A middle-aged waiter reminisces about his family and his one great love affair.
The friendship of three affluent, nightclub-hopping Los Angeles youths is thrown into turmoil over Christmas break from college when one of them begins to spiral downwards from excessive cocaine abuse.
Mike Shea left his small Pennsylvania town and to move to California. On the way, he rescues a woman her children from a river, dying in the process. After arriving in heaven, Mike falls in love with a girl named Annie, but she has to return to Earth and inhabit another body in order to earn her wings. Desperate to be with her, Mike is offered a deal: He can return to Earth and find Annie, but neither will remember each other, and they have thirty years to re-connect.
An airforce pilot and animal researcher risk their lives to save chimpanzees from life-threatening experiments.
Pat Morita, Chris Makepeace, Mari Sato, Michael Sarrazin, Seth Sakai. After being shot down in Japan, American soldier Chris Makepeace is taken prisoner and later falls in love with a Japanese woman.
A computer expert has manufactured war programmed robots for the government. But when Robot #5 is accidentally struck by lightning, he comes to life. Escaping, he is taken in by a kind woman to see that nothing happens to her new friend.
Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette, Alexandra Paul, Randy Brooks, Andy Garcia, Lisa Sloan. A former Los Angeles cop recovering from a severe drinking disorder becomes obsessed with solving the murder of a hooker who came to him for protection. Made just before Andy Garcia''s crossover success in THE UNTOUCHABLES, this film casts him in a decidedly unromantic role - that of a sleazy, opportunistic drug dealer. Screenplay by Oliver Stone and David Lee Henry
A television movie continuing the story of General George S. Patton Jr. detailed in the 1970 feature film, "Patton." The film chronicles the controversial last days, both public and private, of the American general.
A small-town boy unearths a world of corruption when he stumbles upon a severed ear.
Psychological thriller about a detective tracking a serial killer.
Space marines mount a mission to rescue a colony invaded by deadly creatures.
A young stockbroker is drawn into a murder.
After their father dies, Milly and Louis move to a new neighborhood with their mother. Milly becomes friends with Eric, the boy who lives next door. Eric is autistic and seems obsessed with flight, often climbing up to the roof and holding his arms out as if to fly. Before long, Milly comes to believe that Eric might actually possess an ability that no one else knows about.
A giant ape, King Kong, which was shot and fell off the World Trade Center, appears to be alive, but is in coma for 10 years and desperately needs a blood transfusion in order to have an artificial heart implanted. Suddenly, in the rainforest, another gigantic ape is found - this time a female. She is brought to the USA, and the heart is successfully implanted. But then King Kong, having felt a female ape, breaks loose...
A troubled alcoholic woman wakes up next to a dead man. With the help of friends, she goes into hiding as they unravel the mystery of what happened.
A pair of petty thiefs/losers end up in a jail cell with an Italian tourist. In a strange twist of luck, the three manage to escape and wander the backwoods in search of what to do next.
Based on Beth Henley's play about Mississippi sisters: fast Meg, nervous Lenny and Babe, out on bail.
Research scientist Seth Brundle invites science-magazine reporter Veronica Quaife to his lab for a demonstration of his telepod, which transfers matter through space. Veronica is around the lab for several weeks, and one day while discussing transporting humans with the device, she inadvertently persuades Seth into experimenting on himself. Unfortunately for everyone, Seth enters the telepod at the same time as a little housefly, with horrifying consequences.
An American reporter tracks down an Australian frontiersman and brings him back to the States.
An aging lord''''s decision to retire brings out the worst in his sons.
A group of elderly people are rejuvenated by aliens after swimming in a pool.
A secret experiment ends in catastrophe, leaving only one scientist alive.
A retired special agent is forced out of retirement when his daughter is kidnapped by a band of thugs intent on revenge.
Two mortal space enemies find themselves stranded on a deserted planet and then form a friendship in order to survive.
An adventurer comes to the aid of a romance novelist kidnapped by an Arab potentate.
The heavyweight champ takes on a Soviet super-boxer in a bout that creates an international furor.
In 1918, patriotism fluourishes in a small town in Texas during the height of United States' involvement in World War I. As young men swept up in the furvor enilst, Horace Robedaux is torn. Horace does not want to leave his wife Elizabeth and young daughter Jenny, but his wife's father, who opposed
This lively if rather questionable adaptation of Errol Flynn's autobiography, mixing the usual television amalgam of real-life figures, fictitious ones and those with "names changed to protect the innocent (and guilty)" had a relative unknown Canadian actor (and fair lookalike) swashing and buckling
A businessman and his son are thrust into international intrigue and adventure when their wife/mother is kidnapped while she's vacationing in Paris.
A small dance studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club.
A group of misfits decides to start their own fraternity after being rejected by every house on campus. Chaos results, with a brains vs. brawn battle as the football team jocks try to run the nerds off campus. But as the nerds carefully engineer their revenge, it appears their day is at hand.
A comet wipes out most of life on Earth, leaving two teen girls to fight the evil types who survive... and still find time to go to the mall.
A blue collar worker who spends his free time demolishing cars at a local racetrack falls in love with the track's beautiful owner. But when his new-found girlfriend falls for a younger man, things get complicated.
A repressed romance novelist travels to Colombia to uncover the mystery behind her sister''s disappearance. Once there, she meets up with a rough-and-tumble American adventurer whom she hires to help her in her search. The two embark on an adventure involving a valuable gem and some dastardly villians, but a budding love affair is not far behind.
An alien in the guise of a mute African-American man lands in Harlem and tries to fit into the neighborhood, but also discovers how difficult people of his color have it on this planet.
A guy's buddies throw him a bachelor party to end all bachelor parties in a ritzy hotel penthouse suite.
A young American guy scrounges the money to buy himself an education at Oxford, where he falls for an aristocratic young woman and rises to become the star of the crew team.
The outraged father whose daughter was killed while out with her hot-tempered high school jock boyfriend embarks on a crusade to put the young man behind bars following his release from a mental institution after copping an insanity plea. The psychological drama was filmed on location in Dallas.
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.
The story of two Central American political refugees who flee the coffee fields of Guatemala when their father is killed and their mother is arrested by the military.
Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat Chambers. On the trail of the killer, Mike discove
An alcoholic lawyer struggles to redeem himself by pursuing a high-stakes malpractice case.
A corrupt prison guard is hired first to help a black revolutionary escape, then to kill him.
Megaforce is a group of top-rate solidiers from all over the world who are led by Ace Hunter, and fight evil where they are needed. Their current project is to protect the peaceful nation of the Republic of Sardun from its hostile neighbor Gamibia. Gamibia is under the leadership of dictator Duke Guerrera, an old military academy friend of Ace''s who has turned to evil.
A straight-laced couple starts murdering obnoxious sexual swingers to realize their dream of opening a restaurant.
An invisible, supernatural presence sexually assaults a woman several times. No one will believe her, and in fact, she doubts her own sanity until she undergoes psychological therapy and meets with experts on the supernatural. Eventually, the entity is coerced into materializing, and this leads to i
A docudrama about the singer Meat Loaf combining concert footage and dramatic scenes.
1954. The boys at Angel Beach High have one thing on their minds and Porky's, the local honky-tonk striptease joint, is the place to get it. But after the dirty half-dozen get thrown out of the club by Porky himself, the gang vow to wreak havoc on the place in revenge.
The anti-Christ Damien has grown up to be a rich and powerful man, and the American ambassador to Great Britain. When the stars align in a certain way, Damien recognizes this as a sign of the Second Coming of Christ. Believing that the Christ-child has been born in Anglia on March 24, 1982, he sends
Reclusive trapper Albert Johnson lives in the frigid mountains near the Yukon river. When he is wrongfully accused of murder by his enemies and persecuted by the police, Johnson's expert knowledge of the wilderness allows him to survive as his defends his freedom.
Karl Kinski is a tattoo artist who is commisioned to paint fake tattoos on a model named Maddy for an ad campaign. But when the mentally unbalanced Karl becomes obsessed with Maddy he kidnaps her, holding her captive and tattooing her body with his designs as if she were a canvas.
During a summer holiday, an elderly couple comes to grips with aging and their troubled relationship with their adult daughter.
Benjamin Browning is a private detective who is working on uncovering a sex scandal in the world of British politics when he is murdered. Benjamin returns to earth as a dog. Now living with magazine reporter Jackie Howard, Benjamin struggles with the lustful human urges inside his now canine body.
Japanese clansmen force a poor thief to impersonate their dead warlord.
A dead Native chief returns to help his tribe fight off invaders.
A nuclear holocaust has caused another ice age on Earth. A man named Essex and his pregnant wife are combing this desolate world looking his brother Francha and finally find him in a frozen city populated by survivors who spend their time playing a game called quintet. The mysterious game is similar
Jackie Pruit is the girlfriend of gangster Joe Bomposa, and when her life is endangered by some of his henchmen, the FBI begins to protect her. The agency, hoping that she will be able to supply them information they can use to put Bomposa in prison, assigns agent Charlie Congers to her case. Conger
The crew of a broken down space ship accidentally picks up a deadly alien life form.
During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
A drama about a rural American couple who become increasingly embittered as they cope with governmental indifference in their search for the truth behind the death of their son in Vietnam -- killed by friendly fire from American artillery. Based on the true story of war activist Peg Mullen. Emmy Awa
Teenager Gillian Bellaver has the psychic powers of telekinese and extra-sensory perception. She also has the effect of causing others to bleed if they touch her. So Gillian volunteers to go to the Paragon Clinic, unaware of the fact that its director is working on harnessing the psychic abilities of his patients as weapons.
Seven years later, Damien is just discovering who he really is, and what he is destined to do. Now living with his Aunt, Uncle, and cousin, Damien is anxious to inherit everything. Can Richard Thorn finish the job that Damien's father (Ambassador Thorn) started?
A romantic comedy about a housewife who rebels against being taken for granted by her husband and dreams about finding new romantic adventures in her life. Cybill Shepherd made her television film debut as the star of this semi-sequel to writer Frank Tarloff's 1967 movie "A Guide for the Married Man
Dolls Raggedy Ann and her brother Raggedy Andy belong to Marcella. They live in the nursery, and come to life whenever the little girl leaves the room. For her birthday, Marcella gets a new doll named Babette who comes from France. Babette is spoiled and doesn't know that she is a doll, and although
The young son of an American diplomat and his wife, living in London, turns out to be marked with the sign of Satan, the infamous "666". It soon becomes apparent that he could be the Anti-Christ incarnate and possesses the evil powers to stop anyone who stands in his way.
Two con artists set out to take over a remote Asian land with a priceless golden treasure.
After Janet accepts Brad's marriage proposal, the happy couple drive away from Denton, Ohio, only to get lost in the rain. They stumble upon the castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite who is holding the annual convention of visitors from the planet Transsexual. Frank-N-Furter unveils his creation, a young man named Rocky Horror, who fears the doctor and rejects his sexual advances. When Frank-N-Furter announces that he is returning to the galaxy Transylvania, Riff Raff the butler and Magenta the maid declare that they have plans of their own. (An audience participation film)
An outstanding, multi-award-winning romantic comedy, written especially for Hepburn and Olivier, acting together for the first time and each winning an Emmy Award. Hepburn plays an aging actress being sued for breach of promise and Olivier is a blunt barrister, her one-time lover, who must destroy h
When his apartment house is condemned, a retired man goes searching for his place in the world.
In the far future, a savage trained only to kill finds a way into the community of bored immortals that alone preserves humanity''''s achievements.
Chein is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at a ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factor, the resulting mystery and pressures forces him to break that vow and take on the villainy of the Big Boss.
Scientists and psychics team to crack the secrets of a murderously haunted house.
After conquering the oppressive humans in "Conquest for the Planet of the Apes", Caeser(Roddy McDowal) must now keep the peace amongst the humans and apes. Gorilla General Aldo(Claude Akins) views things differently, and tries to cause an ape civil war. In the meantime, other human survivors learn of the ape city, and decide they want to take back civilization for themselves, thus setting the stage of warring ape factions and humans.
Two Devil's Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans.
An earnest sailor, held over temporarily in a port city, falls for a pool shark/quasi-prostitute and her illegitmate mulatto son.
Chen Chen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on with his mastery of martial arts while investigating his teacher's murder.
Ben Quick arrives in Frenchman's Bend, MS after being kicked out of another town for allegedly burning a barn for revenge. Will Varner owns just about everything in Frenchman's Bend and he hires Ben to work in his store. Will thinks his own son, Jody, who manages the store, lacks ambition and despairs of him getting his wife, Eula, pregnant. Will thinks his daughter, Clara, a schoolteacher, will never get married. He decides that Ben Quick might make a good husband for Clara to bring some new blood into the family.
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A performance of an updated version of the 19th-Century romantic opera by Henrich Marschner. After being trapped in an underground tomb for 200 years, a vampire of Scottish aristocratic descent is set free in contemporary London where he must claim the lives of three girls in as many days or face et
An adaptation of David Leavitt's novel about a young man who tells his family that he is gay, causing his father to come to terms with his own sexuality.
A four-part "Masterpiece Theatre" presentation of the autobiographical story based on Christabel Bielenburg's novel. An upper-class English woman marries a German lawyer in the years just prior to World War II. He becomes involved in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
NBC's coverage of baseball's 1988 World Series with the Oakland A's of the American League pitted against the Los Angeles Dodgers of the National League. The winner must win four of seven games.
In her first full-length TV concert, pop-music star Cyndi Lauper performs some of her biggest hits onstage at Paris' Le Zenith theatre during the final stop of her 1987 world tour.
The second series of stories featuring Agatha Christie's diminutive elderly detective, Miss Jane Marple. In "A Pocketful of Rye," Miss Marple solves the murder of a prominent London financier who is found murdered in his office with a handful of rye in his pocket, with no member of his family or st
A five-part television adaptation of the 1847 novel by Charlotte Bronte. Set in England in the early 19th century, this miniseries relates the story of Jane Eyre, the governess to Edward Rochester's ward, Adele. Jane falls in love with Rochester, who's terrible secret keeps him from returning her lo
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A look at the filmmaker's sister, who undergoes brain surgery to correct a severe epileptic condition.
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The sixth "Garfield" special finds the cat competing in a national television talent contest that could turn him into an overnight Hollywood superstar.
Garfield, the plump, pasta-loving cat, falls out of his owner's car on the way to the vet. He finds himself on the delightful, but dangerous streets of the city where, after several adventures, he runs into his long-lost family.
The first television adapation of the popular newspaper comic strip about a lazy, lasagna-loving, egocentric, yet loveable cat named Garfield. The story finds Garfield attempting to rescue his slow-witted friend, Odie the Mutt, from the dog pound.
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