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Veteran detective Joe Gavilan, a weary but tenacious police veteran at the top of his game professionally, though his personal life is rapidly unraveling. His partner, K.C. Calden, seems to be more interested in his side jobs as a yoga teacher and aspiring actor than in the high-profile gangland-sty
Mace Sowell, a former spy who is slowly degenerating from the effects of Alzheimer's disease, imprisons himself in his impenetrable, high-tech home when he believes that his life is being threatened by a former boss turned presidential candidate, Thomas Michelmore. When Mace's daughter, Michelle, ma
An orphaned baby boy is raised by the head of a Ninja institute in Japan and grows into an overweight young man who, despite his physical challenges, still becomes a Ninja, albeit a klutzy white one. His first mission brings him to Beverly Hills to investigate a murder mystery.
Matt Damon is a small-time lawyer going up against the big boys in this adaptation of John Grisham''s bestselling novel. What Rudy Baylor (Damon) lacks in courtroom experience he possesses in conscience, taking on the case of a leukemia victim suing his insurance company for fraud -- even if it means going head to head with a vicious team of lawyers led by the intimidating Leo Drummond (Jon Voight). Special Collector''s Edition includes commentary from director Francis Ford Coppola and co-star Danny DeVito, plus deleted scenes and more.
When a member of the first manned space mission to Mars is injured during training, he is replaced by an absent-minded rocket scientist, and chaos ensues as he angers the captain, falls in love with the beautiful first-officer, and befriends a trained chimpanzee.
Roy Munson is a one-time bowling prodigy who has been reduced to scavenging for a living as a bowling supply salesman. Then he discovers a protege named Ishmael among the Amish of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, and the former champ thinks he has found his ticket back to the fast lane: the million dollar winner-take-all bowling tournament in Reno, Nevada. Along the way, the duo pick up a spare: a street-smart beauty named Claudia who teaches them a thing or two about the art of the hustle. Once in Reno, the trio discovers that their problems are only just beginning as they come face to face with bowling''s biggest superstar: Big Ern McCracken.
Based on the true story of Harlem street basketball legend Earl "The Goat" Manigault, whose drug addiction destroyed his hopes of a professional basketball career, but who went on to become one of Harlem's most influential citizens after his recovery from drug abuse.
Nicole and Mia are two very different women, but they have something in common. Both of them are sleeping with Guy Baran--and both of them are sick of his domination in their lives. Nicole is Guy''s mistress. Sexy and self-assured, she was first drawn to Guy''s magnetism--and then disgusted by his lies and selfishness. Mia is Guy''s wife. A timid former nun with a weak heart, she is nearly suicidal over Guy''s blatant infidelities, his constant cruel humiliation of her and his arrogant sexual demands. Then one day Nicole and Mia decide to free themselves from Guy''s sadistic embrace once and for all. Nicole devises a murder scheme that seems foolproof, but in its aftermath Nicole and Mia each discover things about Guy--and about each other--that they''d never imagined. Then a brash, unconventional detective starts looking into Guy''s disappearance. Finally, a terrifying series of clues begin to suggest that Guy may not be dead after all... and he may be coming back to deal with both of them.
Filling in for Perry Mason once again, Attorney Bill McKenzie takes the case when his niece is framed for the murder of a popular and demanding sitcom star.
Count Dracula, the Prince of Darkness, is dead and he''s loving it but he''s also in for some ego-puncturing problems and horrific surprises never encountered by Bela Lugosi or Gary Oldman. On Dracula''s bumpy quest for blood, the blundering bloodsucker exhibits a dazzling and hilarious array of supernatural magic, including flying, superhuman falls, hanging upside-down, clinging to the ceiling, long-distance hypnosis, shadows with a mind of their own, and morphing into an accident-prone bat. Meanwhile, the immortal count''s mortal enemy, Dr. Van Helsing, a brilliant professor of weird phenomena and world-famous vampire hunter, is busily masterminding the plan to expose and corner the bloodsucker who has infiltrated London''s high society.
This rousing tale of buried treasure, bleached bones, battles, duels and, above all, romance is set on the high seas of the 1600s--when men were daring... and so were the women. Morgan Adams, the beautiful daughter of a pirate, inherits a portion of a coveted treasure map. Also inheriting command of
Margaret O''Donnell thought she was the target of her husband''s affections. She was only half right. Inside her sprawling Westchester mansion, Margaret talks on the phone to her husband Jack, who makes excuses for being late coming home on the evening of their 20th wedding anniversary. A brief scene with his gorgeous assistant Debbie makes it clear that he has other things on his mind than his marriage. Depressed and contemplating suicide, Margaret slips into a bath, while video monitors reveal that an intruder is stealthily breaking into the house. He turns out to be a hired killer named Tony whose first rebuke to Margaret--after he''s tied her up--is, "You should have been faithful to your husband." Tony has been hired by Jack to eliminate Margaret when the telephone rings twice, signaling to the assassin that Jack''s alibi has been established. In the meantime, a game of seduction ensues as Tony helps Margaret regain her self-respect, and she helps him confront his own demons.
The alleged suicide of a gubernatorial candidate triggers a series of mysterious deaths leading to the governor's mansion, and "Wild" Bill McKenzie, a friend of Perry Mason, is on the case.
A devilish 10-year-old boy wreaks havoc when he visits his bachelor uncle in Los Angeles.
A romantic comedy about a fantasizing housewife who asks her chic best friend to arrange a special favor--to make love to her high school sweetheart whom she hasn't seen in 15 years.
When a manipulative businesswoman is murdered, her valuable anti-aging cosmetics formula is stolen.
Attorney Anthony Caruso borrows Perry Mason's office while he is away on business and defends the widow of a high-fashion photographer by casting suspicion on the man's four ex-wives who once modeled for him.
A punk female murderer is transformed into a bourgeois assassin by an underground government agency.
A preacher''''s sons, one serious, one wild, look out for each other while growing up in rural Montana.
A hustler and a street ball player join forces to run a basketball con game.
A woman moves into an architect''s house and tells his neighbors that she is his wife. When the man returns, the two continue acting as a couple and fall in love.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A painter, believed to have died in an accident, returns to make allegations that a gallery owner is selling counterfeits of his work. Later, the artist is found murdered in his studio.
A martial arts expert and a beautiful cop face off against a Hong Kong crime syndicate and the Italian mob.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. When a tabloid/talk show host is murdered, each of the women with whom he claimed to have had a torrid affair becomes a suspect.
A psychological thriller about desire and deception, set in San Francisco. The plot centers around a psychiatrist who enters into a romance with a patient's sister.
The story of a woman who leaves her small town for the city in search of fame and becomes a radio call-in therapist.
A New York detective/mama's boy loses his fiancee to a rich con man in Las Vegas.
The story of a dedicated and ambitious doctor at a V.A. hospital who refuses to turn people away or lower the level of care.
A young student is forced into accompanying a blind, embittered former Army officer on a hedonistic trip to New York City and comes-of-age in the process.
In the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms, a television reporter is wrongfully accused of murdering the news team's anchorman.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A powerful fashion columnist is murdered.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A magician is accused of murder when his illusion involving the levitation of a glass coffin results in the death of his assistant.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Mason seeks to clear former mobster Johnny Sorrento, accused of murdering his wife.
The story of three men turning 40 who go on a Montana cattle drive.
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.
Feuding firefighter brothers bury their differences to catch an arsonist.
Third installment of the murderous doll series finds Chucky in pursuit of a cadet in a military school.
A possessive mother tries desperately to keep her son from marrying.
A comedy about a married couple -- he''s a sports lawyer, she''s a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
After they graduate from law school, best friends Peter Burton and Tim Gerrity find themselves working against each other. Burton stands for justice while Gerrity is out to accrue as much power as he can, however he can get it.
An insecure mental patient horns in on his psychiatrist''''s family vacation.
Based on the Marvel Comics character, action-adventure about a vigilante who kills as many evil-doers as he''s able to get his hands on.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Perry Mason's former law student is charged with the murder of his wife, a temperamental pop star.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A 13-year-old girl persuades Perry Mason to defend her father, who is accused of murdering an unscrupulous high-stakes gambler and political-campaign manager.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Violence erupts when Perry Mason jets to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain. He is accused of murdering a man suspected of being the Nazi SS Officer who ran a forced labor camp where his mother was interned. Mason discover
Against a contrast of inner city violence and suburban serenity, a con man assumes someone else''s identity.
True story about a TV newswoman and her research into a government plot to cover up the murder of students by Puerto Rican policemen.
Remake of William Wyler's 1955 film about three escaped convicts who take over a suburban household.
The story is set in 1979 when, before retiring, an aging Michael Corleone tries to go legitimate by entering respectable real estate and communications deals, but is slowly drawm back into the world of organized crime against his will.
The demonic Chucky continues his murderous efforts to possess the soul of a terrified young boy.
The intrepid comic strip detective fights off a ruthless gangster and his seductive girlfriend.
Recurring dreams about Mars lead a man to discover his forgotten past as a government agent.
After discovering that her husband has been cheating on her, a woman plots to kill him but ends up falling in love with him all over again.
Steve Martin and Rick Moraines go over the top in the laugh-out-loud crime comedy "My Blue Heaven" (1990). By-the-book FBI Agent Barney Coppersmith (Moraines) is assigned to protect larger-than-life crime-boss-turned-federal-witness Vinnie Anton Elli (Martin), but with the retired mobster's wild way
A frustrated housewife gets more excitement than she bargained for when she embarks on an extramarital affair.
A policeman who tries to get himself killed in the line of duty because he thinks he's dying anyway.
This is one of the most romantic films ever made. Ironically, most of the genuine love communicated between Sam (Patrick Swayze) and his wife Molly (Demi Moore) has to go through wacky psychic Oda Mae (Whoopi Goldberg). That''s because Sam is a ghost and Oda Mae is the only person who can talk to him. Sam wants to warn Molly about the danger she is in from his killer Carl (Tony Goldwyn), but has to get the goods on him first. This is the film that reminds you never to take love for granted and how much fun pottery can be.
An executive''s misplaced Filofax falls into the hands of an escaped convict who proceeds to adopt the exec''s identity.
A television movie broadcast as part of the Perry Mason series of telefilms. An injured pro-hockey star is accused of murdering his former employer, a multi-millionaire sports mogul.
A student is found murdered in the mock courtroom of a law school where Perry Mason is the guest lecturer. Against the wishes of the victim's father, who is an old friend of Mason's, the lawyer decides to defend the accused. Complicating matters, the defendant can't keep his rich and uninhibited ex-
In this "Perry Mason" television movie, the director of a Broadway-bound musical is killed during the tryouts. Although Perry Mason can provide an iron-clad alibi for the accused, his testimony is questioned because he had taken a sedative. Realizing he is the young man's only hope, Mason volunteers
Comedy about a cop and his German sheperd partner who break up a drug ring.
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
Comedy drama set during the 1940s and 1950s in Coney Island and Brooklyn, revolving around a Holocaust survivor who finds himself involved with three women at the same time: his first wife, his present wife and his current mistress.
A writer becomes involved with a beautiful murder suspect.
A man is murdered outside a newsstand owned by a blind man and a deaf man who are the only witnesses.
Story of a horse racing gambler who hits the jackpot.
The third "Perry Mason" television movie for the 1987-88 season deals with the events surrounding a woman who suddenly disappears after an early morning walk. When her husband is accused of murder, Perry Mason is called in to defend him and uncovers a kidnapping/murder conspiracy.
A television movie featuring the legendary attorney Perry Mason. Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
An aspiring author, hurt and depressed over a painful separation from his girlfriend, embarks on a hedonistic and frantic journey through New York City''s nightlife sub-culture.
Chet Ripley, a hard-working family man, packs up his family for a vacation at a lakeside resort in the mountains. However, any hope at peace and tranquility is squashed the moment Roman, his obnoxious brother-in-law, shows up with his wife and kids. Chet does his best to keep his patience and try to enjoy the wilderness, but due to Roman''s constant annoying presence, the vacation can''t end soon enough for the Ripleys.
Undercover police investigate a political assassination and illicit CIA operations.
A Caribbean government minister persuades an American actor to impersonate the country''s dictator, who is actuallly dead.
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
Western adventure, based on a true story, about six young men hired to guard an Englishman''s ranch against a mob in 1870s New Mexico.
Drama about the pressurized, often unglamorous world of the stand-up comic, centering around one talented, caustic comedian trying to be discovered, and a suburban housewife yearning to be funny.
Updated version of Howard Hawks' 1940 film "His Girl Friday" and Lewis Milestone's 1931 film "The Front Page" which were based on the Hecht-MacArthur play "The Front Page." In this version, the story focuses on a career television news anchorwoman, fed up with having no social life, preparing to mar
Police shoot and kill a convicted strangler after cornering him in a toy store. As the man is dying, he transfers his soul into a doll.
Perry Mason returns in the fifth television movie about the famed lawyer. This time around, a publisher is accused of murdering a successful horror novelist in a haunted hotel.
A television movie featuring the famous criminal lawyer Perry Mason. In the film, Perry Mason attends a charity party at the estate of a very wealthy but sleazy publisher, Harlan Wade, who, after the party, is found dead in his pool. Mason defends a former employee of the publishing house and learns
This sixth Perry Mason television movie features the criminal lawyer investigating the murder of a former madam, and uncovering a multi-million-dollar banking fraud in the process.
A television movie about a parish priest with a knack for solving mysteries. When Andy Moore, a young millionaire entrepreneur adopted at birth from Father Dowling's parish, falls to his death while trying to draw attention to his search for his natural parents, Father Dowling becomes convinced he w
In this fourth Perry Mason television movie, the famous attorney is asked by his former lover to defend her husband against murder charges that could destroy both their careers.
A struggling actress is lured to a random mansion, where all is not what it seems.
Story of the infamous Sicilian bandit Salvatore Giuliano, a man whose dream became a legend.
After a 29-year-old bond trader testifies against a mob boss in court, his life is in danger. In order to hide from the mob, he conceals his identity and manages to pass as a 17-year-old student. He finds that life as a teenager has changed since he attended high school, but is adjusting well...until the gangsters see through his disguise and come to the school to kill him.
The story of a commercial artist and the various romantic entanglements in her life.
Federal agent Alexandra Barnes is working on a case involving several millionaires who all died mysteriously. Alexandra suspects that the men were killed by the same person and comes to believe that it was Catherine Petersen, who in fact was married to each of the victims and escaped detection by li
Harry Nash, a criminal defense attorney at the peak of his career, is tired of dealing with guilty clients and decides to quit his profession. His resolve weakens when he has a torrid affair with a woman who convinces him to defend her estranged husband against a murder charge. Harry's search for th
Raymond Burr recreates his characterization of the famous attorney, Perry Mason, for the third time in this television movie, as he defends an actor accused of shooting a television talk show host in front of an audience. Despite the threat of losing the friendship of a beautiful woman, he refuses t
The second of Perry Mason reunion movies with Raymond Burr and Barbara Hale (following their earlier continuing portrayals of Mason and ever-faithful secretary Della Street between 1957 and 1966) has the venerable lawyer defending a young nun accused of murdering a priest with whom, it was rumored,
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.
Jerry is a homeless man who decides to commit suicide by drowning himself in the Whiteman''s Beverly Hills swimming pool. After Mr. Whiteman rescues him, Jerry''s presence has an impact on the dysfunctional family''s lifestyle.
Based on Beth Henley's play about Mississippi sisters: fast Meg, nervous Lenny and Babe, out on bail.
Library worker(Reinhold), filling in for policeman friend at rehearsal for a dance recital, falls in love with female cop.
Two women are good friends despite their different lifestyles: one is single while the other is married. However, they discover that they have more in common than they realised, as both are in love with the same man.
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.
A working-class girl falls for the richest boy in her high-school class.
When baseball player Darryl Palmer falls in love with a singer named Debby, he repeatedly asks her out and each time he fails to get a date, his performance in his next game suffers. Eventually, Darryl and Debby do become a couple, his average goes up, and they get married. But Debby finds herself b
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 group of misfits try to bring justice to a small Western town.
An eccentric research biologist becomes obsessed with the idea of reproducing his beloved wife who died ten years before.
A tough-talking New York City detective is set on bringing a powerful Chinatown crime lord to justice.
The heavyweight champ takes on a Soviet super-boxer in a bout that creates an international furor.
A former rodeo champion loses his job on an assembly line and goes to Wyoming to herd mustangs. There he finds a new love and encounters corrupt government officials.
In this sequel to the original "National Lampoon''s Vacation," the Griswold family (Chevy Chase and Beverly D''Angelo as the parents, Jason Lively and Dana Hill as the children) win a trip to Europe. Hijinks ensue throughout England, France, Italy and Germany, bringing American-style comedy to the continent.
A group of exceptionally bright students are unwittingly involved in the development of a military weapon.
Raymond Burr reprises his performance as television''s most celebrated attorney in this movie in which Perry Mason, now an appellate court judge, is forced to resign his post to defend his former secretary, Della Street, on a murder charge.
A diverse group of high schoolers forced to spend detention on a Saturday in the library. Forced to make the best of their circumstances, they learn to understand each other and discover that in spite of their initial differences, they actually share many common feelings and problems.
A group of recent college graduates who were best of friends find themselves drifting apart as each one has to confront the realities of the "real world."
Story of an American housewife who wins a trip to Paris, but once there believes she's injured. When she wakes up at the hospital, she believes she is a dashing international spy.
A careless playboy finds love with a land-locked mermaid.
A child has the amazing ability to start fires with just a glance.
When a city kid is forced to move to a conservative Midwestern town, his tastes in rock music and his gyrating dance moves turn his high school upside down and send the town and its local preacher into a frenzy.
A teenage girl''''s birthday is complicated by her sister''''s marriage, a school dance and her crush on a rich student.
While on a tour of the US, a sweet-natured Russian musician makes the sudden decision to defect. Living in New York City he struggles to attain the "American Dream" and falls in love with an Italian woman in the process.
A mother-daughter relationship survives years of rivalry and romantic problems.
A friend's death brings together a group of former college activists.
The Griswold family treks cross country en route to the Wally World amusement park.
Lower-class high-schoolers take on a gang from the right side of the tracks.
An actor and his wife struggle to survive (and make a living) when the Nazis invade Poland in this remake of "To Be or Not to Be" (1942).
Max Dugan is an elderly ne'er-do-well whose tenuous mob connections have made him persona non grata with his daughter Norma McPhee. Struggling to raise her restless son Michael on her own, Norma is none too pleased when Max returns to the family fold with yet another portfolio of get-rich-quick sche
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring ''50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland''s other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
The 1972 graduating class of Lizzie Borden High School is having its tenth reunion. But before long, attendees begin to be murdered, and the Class of '72 sets out to find out which one of them is the killer.
The famed boxing champion has to fight back from defeat when he faces a powerful and unscrupulous slugger.
During his days as a detective, writer Dashiell Hammett tries to find a missing Chinese girl in San Francisco.
Kay is a lonely widow, who after three year, has been unable to break free from the memory of her late husband Jolly, a charming, but unfaithful Broadway choreographer. But finally, Kay falls in love with Rupert, a professor of Egyptology. Not long before their wedding day, Kay is visited by Jolly's
After his wife leaves him, a New York playwright juggles raising five kids plus a love affair with the star of his new show.
An orphan attracts the attention of a Wall Street tycoon and a con artist.
On one of his bratty son Eric''s annual visits, the plutocrat US Bates takes Eric to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor, Jack Brown, who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers many indignities as Eric''s "toy," but gradually teaches the lonely boy what it is like to have and to be a friend.
Detective Dewey Wilson is investigating several strange murders in New York City. All the vicitms look as if they have been mutilated by wild animals. His investigation leads him to a group of Native Americans who tell him about the legend of a superior species that once roamed the area, but who ar
A traveling salesman's music-inspired dreams lead to tragedy.
George Dupler is fed up with his life. He hates his job as the manager of an all-night drugstore, the fact that he is in debt, and he is also fairly dissatisfied with his wife Helen, so enters into an affair with one of her relatives.
A divorcee, her son and her boyfriend are on a vacation in the beautiful but deadly Death Valley. What starts out as an ordinary, leisurely trip turns into a nightmare when they happen upon a murder and find themselves pursued by a maniac.
An archaeologist travels to Egypt to find the lost tomb of a king, which has a curse on it. After a local expert on the tomb murdred, she becomes the next target for assassins.
American activist John Reed travels to Russia to witness the revolution and its aftermath.
A femme fatale seduces a Florida lawyer and convinces him to kill her husband.
Frankie and Patch are partners in a dunk-the-bozo booth in a carnival that is traveling through the South. In one small town, a teenager named Donna is encouraged by Frankie to join the carnival, and she moves in with him, into the trailer he shares with Patch. Feeling rejected, Patch plans to get rid of Donna, but the owner of the business wants her to help him trick some local men who are demanding payoffs. After Donna plays her part in the scheme, she is accepted by Patch.
Onstage, Nijinsky, the most celebrated dancer of the early 20th century, was in flawless control. Offstage, he was in turmoil, torn between the ballerina he married and the domineering mentor he loved.
A small-town star helps a young apprentice land the girl of his dreams.
A spoiled rich girl joins the Army and changes her life.
Recently divorced Judy Bernly takes an office job and soon becomes pals with fellow secretaries Violet Newstead and Doralee Rhodes. Their boss is male chauvinist Franklin Hart Jr. , who is trying to land Doralee in bed. While smoking pot one night the women hatch a plan to take revenge on their crue
A lawyer helps an ex-model and a songwriter promote a gay singing group called the Village People.
Set during the Great Depression, a precocious little girl is left as an I.O.U. with an irascible bookie.
A liberal lady lawyer tries to hide her ex-husband when he''''s wrongly accused of bank robbery.
A Wyoming sheriff tries to protect immigrant farmers from ruthless ranchers.
Against his traditional father's wishes, the son of a Jewish cantor becomes a pop singer.
Kate is a mathematics professor who is married to a cheerful architect named Homer. Kate travels from their home in Chicago to New York City, where she meets the handsome, recently retired professional baseball player Ben. The two are attracted to each other, and when Ben pursues her, Kate is surprised by her willingness to get romantically involved with him.
A retired rodeo cowboy rebels against the admen who want to make him a commercial spokesman.
A crusading attorney is assigned to defend a judge accused of rape.
A widower risks his heart when he''''s drawn to a young actress.
A 20th Century astronaut is transported through time to the 25th Century, where his "old" habits first amuse then come to the aid of the people of the future.
Phillip Elliot is a wide receiver for the Dallas Bulls whose cynical outlook and strong independent streak are considered liabilities by the team''s coaches and owner. Now near the end of his career, Elliot is relying on heavy doses of painkillers to get him through the games. He is well aware of how impersonal professional football has become, but when management benches him after they have manipulated him into training a teammate, Elliot is faced with the decision of whether he should continue with his career or move on.
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.
Hillary Kramer, a wealthy perfume executive awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and escaped to South America. While going through what''s left of her remaining assets she finds Kid Natural, a boxer she purchased as a tax write off years earlier. She decides to take Kid, who hasn''t been in the ring for years, and use him as her key to riches. Kid thinks that this will only get him killed and resists.
Rival ranchers battle over oil rights.
Cheech and Chong meet up by chance on the highway somewhere in California. They go in search of some dope and are accidentally deported to Mexico where in their desperation to get home they agree to drive a van back to the States so they can get back in time for a gig they are due to play. Unaware of the properties from which the van is constructed they make their way back having aquired a couple of female hitch-hikers whilst all the time avoiding the cops whom they are not even aware are following them.
Show biz hopefuls flock to the local disco in pursuit of their dreams.
A spaceship full of survivors of a doomed planet are headed to planet Earth. Along the way they encounter villainous robots, threatening to derail their Earth bound journey.
Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the (many) self-proclaimed greatest Chefs in Europe demand the mystery be solved.
Three young men fight to survive the Vietnam War and its aftermath.
1951: Andy Schmidt is in his last year of college. Taking life easy and always a saucy joke on his lips, he manages to win fellow student Mary's heart, although she's already otherwise engaged. But getting a job after college turns out much harder than expected; most directors take offense at his free interpretation of his roles. Desperate, he tries in wrestling. To avoid getting beaten up he stages the fights - and incidentally invents show-wrestling.
Frodo the Hobbit joins a group of adventurers to destroy the one true ring before it can fall into the wrong hands.
Four sets of guests at a posh hotel face personal crises.
A prim Australian exchange student falls for a high-school gang leader.
A dramatization of the life of NASCAR racing champion Wendell Scott. Scott's struggle to overcome racism and follow his dream of becoming a champion is seen, beginning at the end of World War II through 1971.
The story of two women whose lives are dedicated to ballet. Deedee left her promising dance career to become a wife and mother and now runs a ballet school in Oklahoma. Emma stayed with a company and became a star though her time is nearly past. Both want what the other has and reflects back on missed chances as they are brought together again through Deedee's daughter who joins the company.
A failing hockey team bounces back when they switch to a more violent approach.
Tucker is serving a prison sentence for murder. He was in Vietnam and became an excellent marksman. A secret agency helps him to escape so that he can murder a person in a latin-American country. But Tucker only wants to escape, not to kill somebody...
Foreign Legion Major Foster (Hackman), an American haunted by his memories of the recently-ended Great War, is assigned to protect a group of archaeologists at their dig. Foster's unit includes the charming, thieving rascal Marco (Hill), who joined the Legion only to avoid prison. After long stretches portraying the boredom and hardship of day-to-day life in the Legion, Foster's command occupies a small village where the archaeologists believe they've found a burial site sacred to the Arabs. An Arab leader (Holm) uses this affront to unite the tribes in Jihad, and attacks the tiny Legion garrison at the dig. An epic battle follows, very reminiscent of the film "Zulu". Costumes, firearms, and props are all very authentic-looking, and show great attention to detail.
After miraculously winning the the Little League champions of California, the team is invited to play an exhibition game at the Houston Astrodome with the local champs, the Toros. Kelly, the Bears'' star player, decides to rejoin the team for the trip to Houston, where he confronts his estranged father, Mike.
Drunken, has been, rock star, John Norman Howard falls in love with unknown singer, Esther Hoffman after seeing her perform at a club. He lets her sing a few songs at one of his shows and she becomes the talk of the music industry. Esther''s star begins to rise, while John''s continues to fall. She tries desperately to get John to sober up and focus on his music, but it may be too late to save him.
Sherlock Holmes seeks psychiatric help from Sigmund Freud and gets caught up in mystery.
A small-time criminal fakes insanity in hopes of doing easy time in a mental hospital.
A feuding comedy team reunites for a television comeback.
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
When famous private detective Sam Space dies, his son Sam Spade, Jr. takes over his agency and before long is embroiled in another case involving the Maltese Falcon.
Musical biography of Fanny Brice and her tempestuous marriage to showman Billy Rose.
A Los Angeles private eye unwittingly sets up an innocent man for murder, then joins his seductive widow to unearth the corruption behind the crime.
When a young thief named Lightfoot inadvertently rescues veteran bank robber Thunderbolt by running over his pursuer, the two team up to find money from a heist that was never recovered.
A widow dreaming of a singing career ends up waiting tables in Phoenix.
After teaching dolphins to speak, a scientist tries to keep them from being used in an assassination plot.
Visual Effects (feature film)
After the death of his parents, Ute Indian Tom Black Bull leaves his familiar world and moves into the world of the white men, working at a rodeo. When Red Dillon notices the young man's horse-wrangling abilities, Tom becomes a bronco-riding star, but he finally gets tired of being exploited and hea
16-year-old Andy Morrison and Rosalind McCarthy have been friends since they were children living on the upper east side of Manhattan. Andy has always loved Rosalind, but somehow she never noticed. Now Rosalind comes home from her boarding school for a week and confides to Andy that she is pregnant by her mother''s boyfriend. Rosalind is desperate and Andy tries to help her find a man who can perform an abortion. Their search is hampered by bureaucracy, overly-crowded hospitals, her parents, and Andy''s upper-class prejudices, but as they work together, they come to understand each other better than they ever have before.
A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn that it is much more complicated and difficult than he could have imagined.
A stodgy young man gets caught up in his free-living aunt's shady schemes.
A washed-up boxer tries to show a young hopeful the ropes.
An idealistic young woman arrives in Chicago with hopes of finding romance, adventure and a fulfilling career.
A rancher leads the posse out to recover his kidnapped grandson.
Troubled children on a dude ranch set out to save a buffalo herd.
A young couple''''s wedding plans lead to comic complications for all involved.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
A surveillance expert uncovers a murder plot within a corrupt corporation.
A liberal professor takes over as college president in the midst of a student uprising.
A Western crook tries to break out of prison.
A psychiatrist falls in love with a patient''''s past life.
An American pioneer raised by Indians ends up fighting alongside General Custer.
Set on a small island just off Italy, circa 1944, Captain Yossarian is an American bombardier who attempts to have himself grounded by claiming he''s insane.
When a bookworm gets a prostitute evicted, she moves into his apartment.
During World War II, Italian villagers hide their wine from the German army.
Secret agent Matt Helm tries to stop a super-villain from stealing a billion-dollar gold shipment.
A young folksinger becomes a fugitive after dumping trash in the wrong place.
Frank and Elaine Benson decide to divorce after twenty years, just as their daughter Nancy decides to get married to her boyfriend David. David's father Oliver disapproves and attempts to sabotage the relationship. When Nancy gets pregnant by accident, her parents agree to look after the baby, but F
After vigorous training, two Army detachments see service in Vietnam.
A young progressive nun creates headaches for the Mother Superior.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
A former associate of Perry Mason returns to handle the defense of a world-class chess player accused of murdering a prominent TV personality.
A former associate of Perry Mason returns to handle the defense of a world-class chess player accused of murdering a prominent TV personality.
Title Design (TV Mini-Series)
Two-part miniseries depicting the story of how Teddy Roosevelt led a regiment of cavalry in a charge up San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War in 1898.
Peter O'Toole made his American TV acting debut as the Roman general leading the epic 1st-century siege of Masada, the mountain fortress where about 900 Jewish Zealots made a heroic stand against 5,000 Roman soldiers. Peter Strauss is the fiery leader of the freedom-fighting Zealots, and their confr
A romantic drama looking suspiciously like "From Here to Eternity" (a miniseries version of which turned up some weeks after this one premiered) and interweaving the lives and passions of three military couples living in Honolulu in December 1941.
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