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Producer (feature film)
Minneapolis Deputy Police Chief Lucas Davenport discovers a lethal hit woman and cunning killer are determined to hunt him down.
Katy's husband goes to break up the neighbor's sons' wild New Year's Eve party and ends up dead. What at first looks like a heart attack turns out to be much more sinister her husband was beaten to death, and six kids are the suspects. When the police can't get the teens to break their silence, Kat
Samantha Horton is a former Texas Homecoming Queen who always relied on her beauty and charm to navigate life, something her beautician mother Cassie taught her. But when the Horton family finds itself facing financial ruin, Samantha must take a job at a local massage parlor, only to discover it's a
Twin sisters Deanna and Danielle Warren may look alike but their personalities are anything but identical. One's a career-obsessed attorney the other a laid-back pastry chef. When a friend posts their profiles on a dating website, the two girls unintentionally begin seeing the same guy who belie
What was Mark Whitacre thinking? A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Whitacre suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company's multi-national price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, Whitacre envisions himself being hailed as a hero of the common man and hande
When a woman is caught in the middle of a snowstorm and goes into labor, her husband must help her deliver twins with the aid of a nurse. When the baby girl is born with down syndrome, the husband decides to send the baby to a mental institution with the nurse; and tell his wife the baby died. For t
Jack is a thirty-something advertising exec in New York City, living a life forged from routine. He is successful and stylish--and entirely bored until he meets Jill. In her twenties, fiery and adorable, Jill enters Jack's life like a hurricane. They meet and instantly connect, launching into a r
Laura Stone teaches at a local college and her husband Daniel, a comic book artist has been the stay-at-home dad. Their idyllic lives are turned upside down when their daughter accuses her ex-boyfriend, Jason, of raping her. When Jason later dies in an apparent suicide, the family finds itself in th
An overwhelmed woman splits into three different versions of herself to cope with various aspects of her life. One is a nurturing mother, another is a devoted wife, and the third is a driven activist.
Birdie Langdon is an Oscar winning writer approaching her 50th birthday who gets continually stonewalled finding work in an industry that prizes youth above all else. In desperation, she dreams up a plan to have her attractive car-salesman nephew Neil pose as a screenwriter using her scripts. The ru
When a teenage girl loses her mother, her college professor stepfather commits to raise her as his own. Their world is turned upside down when the girl's biological father, a wealthy entrepreneur, returns to claim the daughter that he left behind.
In the wake of the Columbine massacre, a Tulsa, Oklahoma school district implements repressive new rules to target potentially violent students. In the process, a high school Native American girl becomes the target of a modern-day witch hunt. Her family reluctantly decides she has been wrongfully
A food critic arranges a date between her mother and a new chef in exchange for a favorable review. Unfortunately, she begins to develop romantic feelings for him as well.
High school swim champ Justin's once seemingly perfect life devolves after he becomes addicted to internet pornography, undermining his relationships with family, friends and his girlfriend.
Popular high-schooler Vanessa, whose social status is dependant on her friendship with Stacy, the most popular girl in school, finds herself on the outs when the boy her friend has eyes for, flirts with her instead. With the help of a girl who wants her place in the social pecking order, all of Vane
Based on the book by Lisa Gardner, three victims of the same rapist join together to start the "Survivor's Club" and help the police track down the rapist. When the criminal is brought to trial he is murdered, making the three woman instant suspects in the eyes of Detective Griffin who has a secret
A candid look at the events leading up to the creation of the popular TV program and its tumultuous first season when Farrah Fawcett-Majors decided to leave before her contract was up.
Based on the book by Steve Mandich, Evel Incarnate: The Life and Legend of Evel Knievel. The life story of the infamous daredevil stuntman Evel Knievel.
Based on a true story, an estranged couple takes a road trip in an effort to hammer out the details of an amicable divorce. When they are standed in a snowstorm, they come face to face with the truths of how their relationship went awry.
Fourteen year old Annie draws the attention of Nick, two years her senior. He charms her into bed and leaves her with an STD. Annie's mother, Trish, starts a crusade against teen sex and somehow they have to regain the common ground they've lost.
Based on the book of the same name by Jillian Medoff. When Frannie's sister commits suicide after a long battle with anorexia, she is forced to examine her life which tests the already fragile family.
A federal agent guarding a sassy cocktail waitress who's in the Witness Protection Program is forced by circumstance to take her home with him for Christmas with his stuffy, upper-crust family.
Ben Tyson, a well-loved corporate executive and former army lieutenant in Vietnam, finds his current life as a family man, his career, and his reputation, jeopardized when a crime committed by three of his men during the war catches up with his present. Now he must defend his honor and find the one
Remake of the 1972 theatrical film about a Louisiana sharecropper family in the 1930s. When they hit hard times, the father steals food and is sentenced to 5 years hard labor. His son, inspired by stories of the bible and his dog Sounder's resiliance, goes on a quest to find his father, learning the
True story about the successful business life of Martha Stewart, including her 2002 Wall Street scandal.
When a teenage high school couple find themselves soon to be parents, the boy steps up and, with the support of his parents, decides to raise the baby himself.
Television movie about Mrs. Rosa L. Parks, the woman who inspired others when, exhausted after a long day at work, she refused to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955. Mrs. Parks was then arrested and jailed. Her courage and defiance led to the Montgomery bus
Biopic about the late "Saturday Night Live" star Gilda Radner. Gilda tells her own story, beginning with her childhood as a chubby girl who loved to perform with her dad, and her early years at Second City in Toronto. There she honed her comedic chops along with John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd and Bill Mu
A foster home for boys is in danger of being closed when its benefactor dies. Helen Radke, a businesswoman, has returned home for the holidays to settle her father's estate, which includes the foster home established by her father more than 60 years earlier. The director, Jimmy, must win Helen's sup
Adaptation of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, based on the novel "Tales of the South Pacific," by James A. Michener, about love and loss on a remote Pacific island during World War II. The story tracks two parallel romances: one between Nellie Forbush, a Navy nurse, and Emile DeBecque, a wealth
The second television movie that continues the story of the CBS series "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman." Dr. Mike and her husband, Sully, return to Boston to celebrate their daughter's graduation from medical school and face the challenges brought on by Mike's mother's failing health.<P>Mike and Sully ta
Television movie about a death-row inmate who asks the parents of the girl he murdered to raise his daughter after his execution. Jack and Connie Murphy have been waiting for the execution of the murderer of their daughter, Jenny, who was killed six years earlier. Jenny's killer, John Burke, is anti
Television movie based on the novel, "Mind Prey," by John Sandford, featuring the character Detective Davenport, who is also the primary character in a series of John Sandford novels. Detective Lucas Davenport searches for sociopath John Mail, who has imprisoned psychiatrist Andi Manette and her two
After a local church worker Daniel Driver meets Ellie Nesler and quickly earns her trust, the usually protective Ellie thinks nothing of sending her son Brandon to a summer camp where Driver is working as a counselor. But Brandon soon learns Driver's true intentions, and a long cycle of sexual abuse
When his six-year-old son Marcus is kidnapped, Dan Carlin, a recent widow and wealthy Seattle industrialist, accidentally kills Alex the kidnapper in a fit of rage. Now Dan and Police Detective Janet Wise must find Marcus within 24 hours before a bomb, hidden in the child's teddy bear, explodes.
Cal, a high-school superintendent, relocates to his hometown of Bethlehem, Kentucky, to investigate the troubled high school's finances. With his sullen niece Fern in tow, Cal moves in with his Korean-War veteran father Jake. Cal's calculations reveal that the school music program must be cut to sav
A widow and her son search for the meaning of Christmas in 1905. Rose Cameron is trying to cope with her husband's death but her mortgage is overdue, she has only a few cattle to sell and her 5-year-old son, Toby, is running a high fever. Then, Harry Withers, a lone rider, shows up on her farm. Rose
Television movie based on Sam Reese Sheppard's quest to prove that his father, Dr. Sam Sheppard, did not kill his mother Marilyn in 1954. Sheppard served ten years in prison for the crime before the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction. He was later retried and found not guilty. Sheppard was
Sarah Gladstone, the mayor of the small town of St. Nicholas, must find a doctor for the local hospital before Christmas or it will shut down. When Sarah and the other residents learn that Mike Greiser is returning to town for Christmas, it spurs them into action. The recently widowed Mike, a succes
A charming military man arranges his own disappearance and death in order to begin a new life with a woman who is completely deceived by his lies. Bored by his military career and secure lifestyle with his wife, Cindy, and two children, Dave Bay falls in love with Alyson and plots a new existence. T
Dane Corvin returns to Raven Island where 20 years before he and Hannah Craven had fallen in love. She vowed never to see Dane again because he had arrested her brother, who he had been investigating. Dane is now determined to win her back and slowly re-enters her daily life. But Hanna has a secret,
A ferociously determined mother sees her four-year-old son's treatment for epilepsy failing and, trusting her own study of his case, defies conventional wisdom to enroll him in a controversial diet treatment.
Triggered by the death of her abusive father, a woman is tormented by a variety of alternative personalities, which include a wild prostitute, a terrified child, a tough male teenager, and a suicidal woman. As her life spirals out of control, risking the loss of her important relationships and even
A TV anchorwoman sells her soul to the devil to become thin.
Just before Christmas, a high-powered executive is ordered to return to his small Nebraska hometown to downsize the tractor factory that employs most of the community. While pretending to be there in order to place a large order for tractors, he falls in love with a local woman who is engaged to som
Unauthorized television movie tracing the pop music superstar Madonna's first years in New York, from 1978 through 1984 -- including relationships with her father and her first manager.
Inspired by actual events surrounding a fertility doctor indicted for inseminating his patients with his own sperm and for giving false positive pregnancy results.
Romantic comedy about a young widow, her two daughters and a cranky banker sent to evict them, snowed in together during Christmas.
When guards demand sexual favors from the inmates of a women's prison, a wrongfully-jailed convict fights back in court. Based on an actual event.
Inspired by actual events surrounding a fertility doctor indicted for inseminating his patients with his own sperm and for giving false positive pregnancy results.
This remake is in keeping with the spirit of Don Siegel''s 1956 classic "Invasion of the Body Snatchers," where alien forces take over the bodies of humans, forcing the uninfested to band together. This updated version focuses on an EPA scientist and his family.
A movie telling the story of Amy Fisher, a Long Island, New York, high-school student who allegedly shot her 36-year-old lover's wife.
Based on the true story of 12-year-old Gregory Kingsley, who sued successfully to divorce himself from his natural parents.
A movie based on the real-life "fatal attraction" murder case involving Carolyn Warmus, a school teacher convicted of killing her lover's wife in Westchester County, New York.
Set in the 1890s, a woman discovers the man she has married is bewitched.
An imprisoned jewel thief and a female inmate to whom he is electronically linked escape from jail to seek a stash of diamonds and the partner that betrayed him.
Santa Claus learns that his 300-year tenure has ended and if he doesn't find a replacement by Christmas Eve, all the lights of Christmas will go out.
A television movie based on the true story of Tai Babilonia, the figure skater. Her dreams of an Olympic gold medal were dashed when her partner, Randy Gardner, suffered an injury and was unable to complete the 1984 Winter Olympics competition. Devastated, she turned to drugs until she decided to pu
The mind of an 80-year-old man ends up in the body of his 18-year-old nephew.
In order to pay off his gambling debts, a man plots to kill his rich uncle and collect his inheritance. So he hires the three most inept orderlies he can find to take care of the old man.
Since he can't get accepted into any American medical schools, a wanna-be doctor ends up in a zany and dubious Central American one.
A teenager deals with a hilarious assortment of personal crises.
Allard Lowenstein was a one-term United States congressman from New York whose life was cut short when he was murdered in 1980. During his political career, Lowenstein helped register African-Americans to vote in Mississippi during the 1960s, and worked on the campaign to secure the presidential can
On a bet with one of his practical-joking partners, a Los Angeles lawyer responds to an ad from a pretty Chicago magazine writer offering herself as a bridal candidate for an investigative reporting assignment, and then makes another bet that he can keep the relationship platonic for two weeks.
Eileen Brennan stars as a woman who wins election as sheriff in a contemporary Wyoming town rife with corruption, where she had moved with her husband (Sandy McPeak). Pernell Roberts is the venal, glad-handing mayor who does not cotton to the outsider, and Bruce Davison is the deputy sheriff whose suspicions she strives to allay.
In TV's answer to "Midnight Express," Timothy Bottoms stars as real-life Dwight Worker, an American jailed in Mexico on drug charges, who, in a brazen, well-planned breakout, made what is claimed to be the only escape from Lecumberri Prison since Pancho Villa.
The true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than 50,000 boys and girls over nearly 40 years.
In her first starring role in a made-for-TV movie, Cheryl Ladd is a young wife and mother whose ambitious, often-absent, upwardly mobile husband leaves her unhappy and her growing loneliness leads to frustrations she takes out on her pre-school daughter. This child abuse film, originally to have bee
A drama interweaving the stories of three women of varied backgrounds and ages whose marriages are complicated by the tragedy of wife-beating.
The story of a mentally-challenged boy's growth into maturity as seen through the eyes of Emily Ward, a graduate student in psychology, who gives the boy a chance for fulfillment in the world.
A confused teenager turns to drugs, leading to erratic outbursts in school and violent quarrels with his straight-arrow father.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
A three-part miniseries based on the events surrounding the 1985 abduction and murder by drug traffickers in Guadalajara, Mexico, of Enrique "Kiki" Camarena, a U.S. agent of the Drug Enforcement Agency. His death helped expose the underworld of South America's drug cartel and its influence on powerf
Forty years ago, an engagement ring lost in the mail leads to a breakup between two young sweethearts Alicia Rosa and Nick Di Cenzo. Over the years the resentment between them grows as they both inherit neighboring wineries. After the engagement ring finally shows up, Alicia's daughter, Sara, find
The story of Alexander Foster, a 75-year-old world traveler who befriends three small children and instills in them the zeal to live life fully.
Producer (TV Mini-Series)
Judge Armando Acosta is an arrogant but brilliant Superior Court judge and longtime enemy of Paul Madriani, an idealistic attorney recently jailed for contempt in Acosta's court. But when Acosta is arrested on a trumped-up charge of soliciting a prostitute and the key witness is later found murdered
A defense attorney promises his dying wife that he will help her sister win a custody battle against her ex-husband, who is also a powerful politician. But when a murder takes place, and he tries to investigate it, he finds himself caught in a complex web of infidelities and homicide.
A network journalist calls upon her ex-lover to defend her when she is charged with murder. During the sensational trial, the attorney falls in love with his married associate. When her husband is murdered, the lawyer is charged with the crime.
A dramatization of the life of the legendary slave who escaped to freedom and returned to the South many times to rescue others via her underground railroad.
Producer (TV Mini-Series)
When a series of increasingly powerful earthquakes start hitting America's northwestern coast, a seismologist concludes that the temblors are related and will get worse unless they can be stopped. As the situation follows her predictions, the president orders extreme measures be taken, including the
When Dr. Jeannie Ferrami, a university researcher trying to unearth the gene for aggressive behavior, locates identical twins who were born to different mothers, she finds herself in conflict with fellow researchers and politicians who have business interests in biogenetic research. Ferrami falls in
A two-part miniseries, which continues the WW II story detailed in the 1963 theatrical release, "The Great Escape." The project is based on the final section of the novel "The Great Escape" (not included in the film), which involves the trackdown and roundup that took place after the war, of the Ge
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