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Cast (feature film)
Drug-lord William Spinks has a curious obsession with the beautiful Sadie Hill and uses gangster friends Bobby and Frank to get to her. But when Sadie's murder jeopardizes their profitable arrangement, the two gangsters risk their lives to find a lookalike replacement before Spinks discovers the tru
When Bill Shakespeare loses his gig as lead lute player for the Stratford band "Mortal Coil" he decides to become a playwright. In order to pursue his dream, he decides to leave his home and family and go to London, where he gets involved with murderous kings, spies and a plot to blow up Queen Eliza
A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village. Upon arriving, he is plunged into a violent, chaotic situation, with the military cracking down on a group of protesters led by tw
Dr. Paul Kersey is a surgeon who only sees the aftermath of Chicago violence when it is rushed into his ER - until his wife and college-age daughter are viciously attacked in their suburban home. Hungry for revenge, Paul takes matters into his own hands, hunting down his family's assailants to deliv
Colombia is in chaos, caught in a long and bitter conflict between its government and insurgent guerillas. While on a covert reconnaissance mission to observe a meeting between the two factions, an elite team of U.S. Navy SEALs suddenly find themselves framed for the murder of leaders from both sid
When crows collide with the windshield of their car, a young group of friends are left stranded next to a desolate cornfield. The friends seek out help from the single-standing farmhouse they see, but they quickly figure out that the only solace they have are each other when the house they have stu
Hector Villa, a ranked fighter, flees Mexico with his friend and mentor, Billy, after being told he must throw a fight. He and Billy seek sanctuary as farm laborers on a ranch, where Hector is eventually recognized and forced to fight the owner's evil son.
A former LA cop gets entangled in a web of sex, betrayal and violence when his niece is abducted.
A mysterious man enlists the help of a beautiful stripper to help him discover the cause of his terrifying visions--but his dark past soon eclipses all those nearest to him.
Corruption has exploded in Puerto Rico over the last 15 years. In parallel stories, the film follows three families as the older generations helplessly watch the deterioration of truth and justice in their society's youth.
Deon is a college running back with a fierce combination of blazing speed and stunning power. At the pinnacle of his college football career and gearing up to start a successful NFL one, life unexpectedly takes a turn and what was once easy and natural becomes unattainable. With his football career
Que Pasa USA?: A Documentary takes a look at the role of America's first bilingual sitcom and its social significance, but moreover it is a commentary on the portrayal of Latinos on television.
A vivid depiction of the Dominican Republic during the final days of General Rafael Trujillo's insidious and evil regime, from three distinct points of view.
During the Cuban Revolution of 1958-59, the three brothers of the Fellove family are ruined: brother Luis supports Castro as a clandestine terrorist and is killed by the forces of Batista; brother Ricardo joins Castro's forces as a freedom fighter and kills himself when he realizes that Castro is ju
A Navy Seals rescue team attempts to track down a terrorist in the South China Seas, but the team members soon find out that the island they have located their target on is populated by flesh-hungry dinosaurs.
Nola leaves her abusive stepfather and blows as fast as a tornado, out of Kansas, for New York City to follow the faint trail of her biological dad, whom she's never known. With nothing more to go on than a nickname, Nola has readied herself for the impossible search, with the dream of also making i
Set somewhere, sometime in an unnamed country, torn by civil war with unclear battle lines, impressario Uncle Sweetheart is scheming to find a headliner for a benefit concert. The purpose of the concert is unclear and the charity that the profits go to is its promoter's pockets. Nina Veronica is the
An adaptation of William Shakespeare's "King Lear," which takes place on a Texas ranch during the revolt against Mexico in the 1840s. A land baron of awesome authority is embroiled in a life and death struggle with the elements, family greed and the violent threat of war.<P>John Lear's legacy is his
The true story of the rise and fall of the infamous crime boss Paul Castellano. Traces back to how, as a young man, he became involved with the mob; through the Byzantine background of the Mafia; and to the personal relationships he shared with his wife, children and mistress. Castellano's visionary
A patchwork of stories about various factions of the drug trade, including dealers, abusers and the law enforcement officials who pursue them. Mexican policeman Javier Rodriguez works on and around the border with his close friend and fellow policeman Manolo Sanchez, under Mexico's number one crime
Biopic about Arturo Sandoval, the Cuban jazz trumpeter who struggled against the Cuban government's attempts to suppress his art. Sandoval's early music career was stifled in Cuba, where he was forced to play in state-run orchestras, but he chose to stay because of his passionate love for his wife,
When Gerogia meets Paul at a bar, the two quickly realize that they have a love for illicit thrills in common. Soon they are pulling cons together. But things change when they try to scam record executive Marshal, who quickly turns the tables on the couple. Rather than turn them in, Marshal decides
The rivalry between a pair of martial-arts academies boils over during an important competition.
A portrayal of the havoc wreaked by the innocence of youth, peer pressure and the overwhelming demands of family life. Daffy is a good kid from a Mexican family. Contrary to his father, Daffy has a low racial tolerance that causes obvious trouble with him and others. Nette, his girlfriend, just foun
When FBI agent Cara Landry accidentally shoots and kills an innocent child during a drug bust, she is suspended from her duties. Racked with guilt and fearing that her career may be lost, Cara is transferred to the treasury department when her supervisor Kevin Dowd recommends her for a dangerous und
Based on the story of serial killer Andrew Cunanan who killed himself days after murdering Italian designer Gianni Versace.
After witnessing a Mafia hit, a detective is sent into the Witness Protection Program and relocated to a Navajo reservation in Arizona.
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.
When a woman is found dead, her estranged sister is accused of murdering her over a property dispute. The accused sister conducts her own search for the truth.
Matty is an actor with drink and drug problems. His girlfriend Annie leaves him, and his pal Mickey sets him up with another Annie, with whom he films Matty interacting as if she were the first Annie. Matty blacks out. Months later he is sober, living in New York, and with a new woman. But when he r
All hell breaks loose when a cold-blooded assassin sets out for revenge against an elite corps of Special Crimes Agents.
Arrogant, brilliant and successful, criminal defense attorney Martin Vail loves a good fight and the media spotlight, both of which he knowingly invites when he volunteers to represent a penniless, bewildered young man accused of murder. The victim is one of Chicago's most prominent dignitaries, a C
A beautiful young woman leads a daring double life that leads her down a silken path of sex, scandal and greed. Bank executive by day -- high priced call-girl at night -- Alex gets in deeper than she ever imagined when she meets charismatic millionaire Bruno Buckingham and his stunning, enigmatic wi
Eight multinational representatives on their way to scout out a new home for the human race (the Earth being nearly depleted of its resources) awake from suspended animation to find their commander dead. Through confrontational and mutinous attempts to restabilize the mission, it is discovered that
Prone to frequent blackouts, a detective on the trail of a serial killer begins to suspect that he may be responsible for the string of murders that he's investigating.
A woman files a sexual harassment case against her employer with unexpected results.
A luxury yacht is destroyed in a storm off the coast of an isolated island resort. After washing ashore, unconscious, its handsome owner awakens to find himself framed for murder.
A police psychologist becomes obsessed with an amnesiac suspected of being a female serial killer who leaves a blood-painted snapdragon as her calling card.
Rival racing car drivers cross paths.
A child psychiatrist with multiple personalities hatches a bizarre plot to kidnap his own daughter.
A policeman reopens a case, making him less than popular with the locals.
An escaped convict and his lover attempt to kill her husband, who later tracks down the pair and executes his own form of justice.
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
A teenage skateboarder and a young detective team up to find the murderer of the teen's adopted brother.
Dramatization of the Russian conflict in Aghanistan focusing specifically on how the Afghanis avenge the destruction of one of their villages by a Soviet tank.
It's Hector's 40th birthday, and his wife is throwing him a big party with lots of friends, family and food for what will undoubtedly be a happy, celebratory day. Or so they think. As Hector tries to navigate family politics, awkward friendships and the younger woman he's secretly seeing on the side
A love affair resumes years after a couple met as children and were lovers during their teens.
Danny (BillyCrystal) and Ray (Gregory Hines) are two street wise cops in Chicago. When they are almost killed on a case, they are forced to take a vacation by their captain. Key West offers a substantial change over frozen Chicago. They decide to quit and open a bar in Key West. Upon returning, they find that Julio (Jimmy Smits), the drug dealer who nearly killed them has made bail and is trying to complete a giant drug deal. They decide to complete their case against Julio before quitting, but then begin being careful. Their effectiveness drops as they find they can''t operate the way they did before if they don''t have the edge of a long time commitment.
A group of five men are recruited to avenge the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre. The fictional treatment of Israel's actions describes the efforts of the team and questions the morality of revenge. The Sword of Gideon represents Israeli justice.
Recast and redirected recreations of four classic tales from the landmark "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" of three TV decades earlier, with introductions by a computer colorized Hitchcock himself (and voice-over narration by John Huston), comprised this television-movie anthology which became the pilot
A professional burglar stumbles upon a woman's diary and then decides to use the knowledge of her innermost thoughts and desires to seduce her.
A determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel while succumbing to greed in this adaptation of "Scarface" (1932).
A 14-year-old math prodigy, enrolled at the University of Washington, hires on as tutor to a 19-year-old coed who needs to raise her grades to stay on the volleyball team, and romance blossoms in the then-fashionable older woman-younger man mode, much to the consternation of her campus jock boyfrien
The comic rigors and romantic run-ins of five young women who join the Army, a pilot to a prospective series, followed the success of Goldie Hawn's movie, "Private Benjamin", which itself spawned a television series beginning in the fall of 1981.
Producer (feature film)
A group of soldiers must scour the galaxy to help rid the human race of the deadly raptors.
Tallis, an electronically enhanced soldier, rescues a rebel beauty from a failed resistance mission. A force to be reckoned with, she will learn to fight and think like a machine for the final battle to save the human race.
The second segment in the "Tales From the Hollywood Hills" collection of stories, airing as part of "Great Performances." Budd Shulberg's drama deals with the head of a film studio who plans a small dinner party at the nightclub, "Ciro's," creating the opportunity for the guests and the staff of the
The exploits of Buck Nichols and Willy Dymes, two unconventional federal undercover agents. In the pilot episode, Nichols and Dymes attempt to infiltrate and break up an interstate truck hijacking ring.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A miniseries based on the true story of an Arizona housewife who was wrongly convicted of murdering her husband's business partner.
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