Sounds Like a Revolution
Sounds Like a Revolution: Documents the rise of a new generation of activist musicians who are living proof that music is a powerful tool in the ongoing struggle for social change. From the Dixie Chicks to Michael Franti to the punk band Anti-Flag, artists across the musical spectrum recount their motivations and struggles over the last decade, in a post-9/11 world where dissent has been silenced and censorship is commonplace. No ordinary music doc, this inspiring rockumentary draws on the power of music and insights of artists to help us understand our world and find the courage to speak out about issues that concern us all.
Double Wedding: Two sisters, no love lives. Both end up dating the same man, and inviting him to meet the family on December 17th. He doesnt know there are two sisters or that he committed to two different dates on the same day.
Welcome to Mooseport
Welcome to Mooseport: A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local candidate (Ray Romano).
Big Spender: Orphan Eddie Burton is not bad, but too many screw-ups land him repeatedly in jail, so his 8-year old son Will, simply abandoned by his mother, has nobody else then Eddies granny. When he hears about a program for convicts working an a foundations farm for retired race horses, Eddie signs up and proves his talent with Big Spender, who was found completely run down. He nurses the horse back to health, and convinces Jake Cotter, the man in charge, to try a stunt: train him for an new career in jumping, which is a success when his dedicated race jockey Mel Tennant volunteers to ride him again. If he does really well, he may even get a certificate opening the perspective of a real job, which he desperately needs when grandma dies after having him swear hell get out: the nightmare alternative is to leave Will lingering in the very home that did Eddie no good...
They Call Me Sirr
They Call Me Sirr: Sirr Parker, raised in tough South Central Los Angeles, was abandoned by his junkie mother and raised by his grandmother until Coach Griffin takes him under his wing at Locke High School. Meant to be an inspirational story, the former Texas A&M standout was signed as a 1998 undrafted rookie free agent by the San Diego Chargers and makes the practice squad but was waived and signed by two more teams before he finally switched positions and stuck with the Cincinnati Bengals for the last three games of the 2000 season. He was then released for a very minor violation of team off-season rules regarding place of residence.
Cheaters: In the fall of 1994, a teacher at Chicagos run-down Steinmetz High recruits seven students for an academic decathlon team. They work long hours, preparing for the February regional event, won for ten straight years by a privileged, preppy school. Steinmetz finishes just well enough to be invited to the state meet. When a team member steals a copy of the state test, the teacher and kids face a dilemma: to remain honest, or to cheat and score a victory for kids in underfunded schools. When they do well, they must face a withering barrage of investigations, accusations, lawyers lies, and reporters intrusions. Is it all worth it? What lessons does cheating teach?
The Miracle Worker
The Miracle Worker: A television remake of William Gibsons classic play about Annie Sullivans efforts to draw Helen Keller from her world of darkness and silence.
Critical Care: Werner Ernst is a young hospital resident who becomes embroiled in a legal battle between two half-sisters who are fighting over the care of their comatose father. But are they really fighting over their fathers care, or over his $10 million estate? Meanwhile, Werner must contend with his nutty supervisor, who insists that he only care for patients with full insurance. Can Werner sidestep the hospitals legal team and do whats best for the patient?
Maximum Risk: A policeman takes his twin brothers place and inherits his problems and a beautiful girlfriend. He...
Harriet the Spy
Harriet the Spy: Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. But when Harriets friends find her secret notebook the tables are turned on her. Can she win her friends back and still keep on going with the spy buisness?
Extreme Measures: Thriller about Guy Luthan (Hugh Grant), a British doctor working at a hospital in New York who starts making unwanted enquiries when the body of a man who died in his emergency room disappears. The trail leads Luthan to the door of the eminent surgeon Dr Lawrence Myrick (Gene Hackman), but Luthan soon finds himself under in danger from people who want the hospitals secret to remain undiscovered.
Mr & Mrs Loving
Mr & Mrs Loving : A moving and uplifting drama about the effects of interracial marriage in the 1960s. Friends since childhood, and loved by both families, this couple are exiled after their wedding and have to wage a courageous battle to find their place in America as a loving family.
Bogus: Seven year-old Albert is the son of a Las Vegas circus performer. When she is killed in a car wreck, Albert is sent to live with his mothers foster sister, Harriet Franklin, a no-nonsense businesswoman struggling in New Jersey. Albert hates it with the dour Harriet, but takes refuge in the company of Bogus, a flamboyant, gentle, loving, and altogether imaginary Frenchman. With Boguss help, Albert can perhaps come to terms with his mothers death, and Harriet with her own loss of childhood innocence.
Car 54 Where Are You
Car 54 Where Are You: Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in Brooklyn, all the while dealing with their personal lives, overbearing spouses, common criminals, arms dealers, and their officious boss Captain Anderson.
Another Woman: After a brutal attack leaves Lisa Temple without her memory, her husband declares that she is another woman. She begins to find out just what that means when she begins to try to recover that lost memory. The life that emerges is one of a bitter and depressed woman who who has apparently alienated everyone, including her husband. He has already filed for divorce. This new woman that she has become though, convinces him to put his plans on hold. As she rebuilds her life Lisa and husband fall in love again. There is danger lurking however, and one last angry memory waiting to surface. Will their love survive?
Getting Gotti: Lorraine Bracco (GOODFELLAS, THE SOPRANOS) turns in a powerhouse performance as the woman who brought down the Mafias infamous Teflon Don in the riveting made-for-TV courtroom drama GETTING GOTTI. Growing up in the same Queens neighborhood as gangster John Gotti (Anthony John Denison), Diane Giacalone (Bracco) chooses a vastly different career path to become an Assistant US Attorney in Brooklyn--where she spends years building a case against the ruthless crime boss that leads to his eventual trial and imprisonment. Director Roger Youngs hardhitting true-crime drama follows Giacalone from the streets of Ozone Park to the courtrooms of Brooklyn as she dedicates her life to prosecuting one of the worlds most notorious mob leaders.
Kaleidoscope: A private eye is hired to reunite three sisters who have been separated for a long time, all of whom have well guarded secrets of the past.
Switching Channels: Sully is the producer of a cable news network program. Christy is his ex-wife and best reporter. Her desire to quit the news business and marry Blaine, a sporting goods manufacturer comes as an innocent man is about to be executed. Sullys attempts to keep her in town and break up her upcoming marriage happen against the backdrop of a botched execution, a prison break and a possible pardon.
3 Men and a Baby
3 Men and a Baby: Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guys girlfriends.