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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 20, 2004|
|Born:||December 31, 1920||Cause of Death:|
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Cast (feature film)
Randolph Smiley has it all--as star of the highest rated kid's show on TV, "Rainbow Randolph" has a penthouse, a Times Square billboard, cars, boats and all the indulgence that celebrity brings. Randolph also has an alcohol problem and a penchant for taking bribes from stage parents. These under-the
Following a hurtful divorce, a female journalist takes a solitary holiday to rebuild her self-esteem and boost her determination never to be vulnerable again. However, she soon has a change of heart when, during a walk along the seashore, she discovers a mysterious message-in-a bottle that houses a passionate love letter signed simply "G." Moved by the letter''s poetry and heart-wrenching romanticism, she embarks on a journey to find "G" and ultimately the restoration of her own broken faith in the promise of love.
Robin is a young man with a penchant for trouble-making, and it lands him in the local jail. His small town is so small however, that there are only two cops and not too much security. One of the cops has always had a grudge against him, blaming Robin for the death in a swimming accident of his neph
A hot-shot police officer gets mixed up in an alien invasion.
A top-secret computer chip has been stolen from the U.S. Defense Department. The international criminals who expertly and ruthlessly engineered its heist are asking for untold millions of dollars on the Black Market. But the precious booty, hidden inside a toy car, has been temporarily misplaced. Its final destination: a comfortable Chicago suburb. Quietly taking up residence in the tree-lined neighborhood, the four highly trained spies marshal all their diabolical resources and skills to retrieve the device. Their state-of-the-art surveillance and ruthless strategy have foiled Interpol, the FBI, U.S. Defense Agents and the local police. Only one person can stop this high-tech gang of black marketers. Meet eight-year-old Alex Pruitt. When this pesky team of bad guys invade his neighborhood, he''s the last and only line of defense. Alex has his own special surveillance tools. He has his own carefully mapped out strategy. He has courage. He has the chicken pox. And he''s "home alone"...
A computer software designer is shocked to encounter his genetic clone.
A young boy living with his impoverished farming family in the Florida Everglades develops a lasting bond with a young deer.
After threatening to expose a company for unsafe drilling practices, an oil worker is dumped and abandoned in the wilderness to die. But he is rescued by a tribe of natives who see him as their legendary figure, the Rainbow Warrior.
Story about a war-torn Confederate soldier who returns from battle a much changed person. Eventually, the wife realizes he is not her husband.
A comedy-thriller revolving around a paint crew and a love triangle.
Story about a young con man who goes straight when he falls in love--only to find himself caught in the middle of an enormous scam that only he and his brother can stop.
A television movie pilot that traces the story of the people of a small town who become the first human inhabitants of the moon.
A television movie sequel to the CBS miniseries "Doubletake" and "Internal Affairs." Richard Crenna reprises his role as Lieutenant Frank Janek, the skilled New York City detective who leads an investigation into the death of a recently-appointed black Police Commissioner and another similar murder
A young girl living in a small southern town is visited by her uncle, who triggers the memory of her father, who was killed in Vietnam.
A former American agent comes out of hiding to save his father's chateau in the South of France, and at the same time exposes himself to agents on both sides who seem to want him out of the way.
Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are has-beens on the outside of society, homeless, hungry and surrounded by dreams of what could have been. Now the drifter plans to confront his family.
Jack Stobbs and Art Riddle, two World War II comrades, are neighbors at the Shady Knoll Trailer Park. They accidently discover a suitcase filled with more than three million dollars in cash. Stobbs rationalizes that they should keep it, so they take off with the cash, and Jack's eccentric mother, Fe
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.
Traveling to a spring break hookup, a college freshman has to car pool with a fussy female classmate.
A look at life in a Catholic high school in Brooklyn during the mid-sixties.
A mysterious avenger helps the innocent citizens of a corrupt gold-mining town.
"An intimate comedy-drama about the people who pursue their love fantasies in neon-lit gathering places" is how the network publicity releases described this quite incisive saga of the lonely women (and men) who have turned a well-patronized small city bar into the local pickup joint. Dolly Parton's
A "Woman of the Year"-type romantic comedy teams Lee Remick, as the stylish editor of a fashion magazine, with Ralph Waite, as a rumpled Manhattan sports reporter, and has them endeavor to keep their somewhat off-beat romance on a purely platonic level. Filmed entirely on location in New York.
A naïve waitress bumbles into a job with the diplomatic corps in the Middle East.
Suzanne Pleshette is a New Orleans madam sent to a convent for ninety days of rehabilitation, and Cloris Leachman is the Mother Superior with whom she at first clashes and then strikes up an off-beat alliance. (Geraldine Fitzgerald replaced Mildred Dunnock.)
A divorcee, dumped by her live-in boyfriend who returns to his wife, decides to go it alone but finds herself the object of the amorous attentions of a young cyclist, a photographer and a policeman in this romantic comedy on which "Happy Days" buddies Ron Howard and Henry Winkler were executive prod
A laborer at a nuclear power plant risks her life to report unsafe practices.
A childlike millionaire must choose between keeping his fortune and marrying a girl from the wrong side of the tracks.
Jason Robards, who was seen as Leland Hayward initially only the night before, starred as a dying Franklin Delano Roosevelt in this dramatization of Jim Bishop's book, and garnered an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actor. This production, taped rather than filmed, also brought a Supporting Act
A high school athlete is torn between the ambitions of his father, who wants him to get a football scholarship, and those of his fanatical coach, whose obsession with winning leads him to treat his players like cattle.
A harried hospital administrator copes with rising costs, a seductive young woman and a serial killer.
A harried hospital administrator copes with rising costs, a seductive young woman and a serial killer.
"Miriam": Miss Miller has spent her life as a governess for children in some of the most fashionable homes in New York. She is shocked one day to learn that one of her "babies" is expecting a baby of her own and rejects Miss Miller's offer to be the nurse for the forthcoming child. That night, Miss Miller meets Miriam, a strange young girl who resembles Miss Miller when she was a child. Miriam, critical of everything Miss Miller has or does, constantly taunts her about a loveless existence, leading to a violent confrontation and chilling denouement. "Among The Paths To Eden": Mary O'Meaghan, a spinster, strikes up a conversation in a Queens, New York cemetery with a widower who is putting flowers on his deceased wife's grave. After establishing a modest rapport, Mary reveals to the bemused man that she had come to the graveyard specifically looking for a lonely widower, inasmuch as a friend of hers had found two husbands in a cemetery. "A Christmas Memory": As Christmastime approaches in rural Alabama, a young boy and his best friend, an elderly woman distantly related to him, prepare for the holiday by gathering ingredients for their annual batch of fruitcakes for 'people who've struck our fancy'. On Christmas Eve, they talk with great anticipation of the next day, but underneath is the sad, almost unspoken knowledge that the boy is growing up and his cousin is getting older and more frail.
An offbeat, episodic film about three friends, Paul, a shy love-seeker, Lloyd, a vibrant conspiracy nut, and Jon, an aspiring filmmaker and peeping tom. The film satirizes free-love, the Kennedy assassination, Vietnam, and amateur film-making.
Torajiro, a traveling salesman and gambler, returns to his home after many years' absence. He attends his sister's wedding, falls in love with Fuyuko, who is engaged to another man, and causes embarrassment for the family. Broken-hearted, Torajiro leaves after writing a letter of advice for Fuyuko t
Students and teachers at a country school react to news of an impending nuclear attack.
Make-Up (feature film)
A widowed matchmaker sets her sights on a wealthy man looking for a rich, young wife.
Magic transports a boy to the days of cutthroats and buccaneers.
Marion Forbes is the secretary, the lover and the creator of the financial fortunes of Harry Chapman, but Chapman falls in love with Francis and decides to marry her. The revenge of Marion is terrible. With the help of the third voice she kills Harry who is then impersonated by the third voice. All of this to steal $600,000.
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
A man makes a journey to self-discovery when he returns to his ancestral home on the coast of Newfoundland. After the death of his estranged wife, Quoyle's fortunes begin to change when his long lost Aunt Agnis convinces him to head north with his daughter Bunny. He relocates to the small coastal vi
Documentary examining the difficulties and joys different communities have encountered in trying to racially integrate their churches. Explores those that have not integrated, those that have, and questions of Eurocentrism in modern church iconography.
In the near future, leaders of the nation's top scientific research firms battle for control of a computer chip earmarked for the bloodstream, which would revolutionize health care and reap huge profits.
A special examining the life and work of landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, the creator of New York's Central Park, and his revolutionary approach to designing public spaces. Combines documentary elements of Olmstead's life and work with location photography and dramatization.
A small, family-owned circus struggles to maintain the images of glamour, fantasy and childhood dreams in a world of budgetary crunches and high-tech amusement parks.
A dramatization of the Alger Hiss/Whittaker Chambers spy case of the late '40s as it was carried out in hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee. The case against Hiss later went to a criminal court where he was convicted -- some contend unjustly -- of espionage and treason agaist his
When a celestial computer malfunctions, keeping the late Herkie Burke earthbound until the error can be found, he opts to spend his interim period with Elliott and Anne Harrington, his close friends who run a small advertising agency in Seattle. The story depicts Herkie's comic adventures as he atte
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A fact based movie set in 1913, about the events surrounding the murder of a young woman at the National Pencil Factory in Atlanta. Leo Frank, the manager of the factory, is charged with the slaying and, when convicted and sentenced to be hanged in an atmosphere of mob violence, vengeance, and anti-
A three-part miniseries about John Charles Fremont, the American adventurer, the free-spirited woman who impelled him to dare undreamt-of feats, and the young nation they helped to shape. The story begins in 1839 when Fremont is chosen to lead the trek into the Oregon Territory with the help of Kit
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