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James Earl Jones
Born January 17, 1931 (age 88)
James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is an American actor. His career has spanned more than 60 years, and he has been described as "one of America's most distinguished and versatile" actors and "one of the greatest actors in American history." Since his Broadway debut in 1957, Jones has won many awards, including a Tony Award and Golden Globe Award for his role in The Great White Hope. Jones has... full bio
The Lion King
[1994]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Drama | 1h 28min
Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble.
Coming to America
[1988]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 56min
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An extremely pampered African Prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
Conan the Barbarian
[1982]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Fantasy | 2h 9min
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A barbarian warrior sets off to avenge his parents and his tribe whom were slain by an evil sorcerer and his henchmen when he was a boy.
Field of Dreams
[1989]
 
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Movie | Drama, Family, Fantasy | 1h 47min
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An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come.
Earth
[2007]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 30min
Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.
Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins
[2008]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 54min
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Dr. RJ Stevens is a talk show host who visits his family in the deep south. While there he reunites with his brother Otis, his sister Betty, his cousin/rival Clyde and his childhood love interest Lucinda Allen.
Best of the Best
[1989]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Sport | 1h 37min
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A team from the United States is going to compete against Korea in a Tae Kwon Do tournament. The team consists of fighters from all over the country--can they overcome their rivalry and work together to win?
Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 39min
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Allan Quatermain once again teams up with Jesse Huston where the discovery of a mysterious old gold piece sends Quatermain looking for his long-lost brother, missing in the wilds of Africa after seeking a lost white race.
TV Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family | 44min
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Set in the African Savanna, the film follows Kion as he assembles the members of the 'Lion Guard'. Throughout the film, the diverse team of young animals will learn how to utilize each of their unique abilities to solve problems and accomplish tasks to maintain balance within the Circle of Life, while also introducing viewers to the vast array of animals that populate the prodigious African landsc... see more
Matewan
[1987]
 
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Movie | Drama, History | 2h 15min
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A labor union organizer comes to an embattled mining community brutally and violently dominated and harassed by the mining company.
Gardens of Stone
[1987]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance, War | 1h 51min
A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.
Clean Slate
[1994]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Mystery | 1h 47min
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A private eye who suffers total amnesia every 24h is deeply entangled in a complicated murder/theft case.
The Flight of Dragons
[1982]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family | 1h 36min
A young Boston writer goes back in time into an era where wizards and dragon reign and science is just barely known.
A Family Thing
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 49min
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Earl Pilcher Jr., runs an equipment rental outfit in Arkansas, lives with his wife and kids and parents, and rarely takes off his gimme cap. His mother dies, leaving a letter explaining he's not her natural son, but the son of a Black woman who died in childbirth; plus, he has a half brother Ray, in Chicago, she wants him to visit. Earl makes the trip, initially receiving a cold welcome from Ray and... see more
TV Movie | Biography, Drama, Sport | 2h
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A dramatization of the life of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (Don Cheadle), with a lot of factual based occurrences. A reformed junkie returns from prison to clean up his act and devote the rest of his life to the young kids of Harlem. 1996 was the 25th anniversary of the first tournament named after him.
By Dawn's Early Light
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Action, Drama, Thriller | 1h 40min
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The crew of a nuclear bomber attack the Soviet Union while the President of the United States tries desperately to regain control of his military after his helicopter crashes during a limited nuclear exchange in this film with a scenario similar to Fail-Safe (1964) and Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964). Originally a made for cable movie, it concentrates on... see more
The Ambulance
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Horror | 1h 31min
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Josh Baker meets a very special woman, Cheryl, in the streets of New York. Suddenly she collapses, and she's picked up by an ambulance. When Josh wants to visit her in the hospital, it appears that she hasn't been admitted in the hospital. Josh follows the roommate of Cheryl, and she disappears after a ride in the same ambulance. It's up to Josh to solve the secret behind this strange vehicle.
Cry, the Beloved Country
[1995]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 46min
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A South-African preacher goes to search for his wayward son who has committed a crime in the big city.
The Great White Hope
[1970]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance, Sport | 1h 43min
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A black champion boxer and his white female companion struggle to survive while the white boxing establishment looks for ways to knock him down.
Excessive Force
[1993]
 
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Movie | Action | 1h 27min
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A group of Chicago cops are involved in a raid from which $3,000,000 disappears. The local mob go after them and the body count starts to rise. The new Chief of Police makes it clear to the last remaining officer that he will look the other way if he takes the law into his own hands. When the policeman finds he can't follow through on this someone else does and he finds himself and his girl are being... see more
The Reading Room
[2005]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
Making good on a promise he made to his dying wife, a widower (Jones) opens a reading room, a place where people can learn to read. Despite his goodwill, problems in the neighborhood threaten his establishment.
Movie | Comedy, Sport | 1h 50min
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Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's.
Swashbuckler
[1976]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 41min
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A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.
Claudine
[1974]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 32min
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In the 1970s Harlem, garbage collector Roop feels intimidated by the idea of dating Claudine who is a single mother of six on welfare.
Movie | Horror, Western | 1h 26min
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Two travelers, one a well to do young clark on the way to a reunion with his wife, the other a scruffy, feral bounty hunter meet at sundown on a lonely prairie and agree to swap stories around the campfire.
Bloodtide
[1982]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Horror | 1h 22min
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An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins.
Africa: The Serengeti
[1994]
 
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Short Movie | Documentary, Short | 39min
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The Serengeti is a huge area of grassland in Tanzania, Africa. Once a year, in the time of drought, about two million herd animals like antelopes travel north to feed and mate before moving south again, when plants there begin to blossom.
Good Luck
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 32min
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Hines plays a former dental student, Bern Lemley, who had to quit school just before finals because of a car accident that left him in a wheelchair. D'Onofrio plays a former pro football player, Ole Olezniak, who was blinded in a freak accident on the field. Before their accidents, Bern had been a tutor for Ole, and, after quitting his post-accident job as a denture technician, he approaches Ole about... see more
Summer's End
[1999]
 
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TV Movie | Drama, Family | 1h 41min
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A 12-year-old boy and his older brother have just lost their dad. At their summer cottage, the younger boy befriends a black doctor who has to deal with local prejudice and racism.
The Making of 'Jurassic Park'
[1995]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 51min
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Behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Jurassic Park" narrated by James Earl Jones.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 55min
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A Piece of the Action
[1977]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 2h 15min
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Dave Anderson and Manny Durrell are two high-class sneak thieves who have never been caught. Joshua Burke is a retired detective who has enough evidence on the both of them to put them behind bars. Instead, he offers to maintain his silence if the crooks will go straight and do work at a youth center for delinquents. At first, the crooks are reluctant and unwilling (and so are the kids). As time goes... see more
TV Movie | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller | 1h 29min
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This tv movie features two stories by Rod Serling, who also wrote the stories of the original The Twilight Zone (1959) series. "The Theater": A young girl goes to the cinema to see His Girl Friday (1940) with Cary Grant. Suddenly she sees scenes from her own life instead of the comedy. The scenes actually took place earlier that day. She is very confused because the other people didn't see those scenes... see more
Convicts
[1991]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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In 1902 Texas, 13-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health, and obsession with the convict labor he uses to work the farm, make it unlikely that Horace will ever be paid the $12.50 Soll owes him for 6 months work.
Scorchers
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 21min
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Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her own problems. Her man has been sleeping with Thais, the town hooker. She heads to the Tiger Cafe with gun in hand to get back her man.
Timepiece
[1996]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 40min
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Set in the 1940's, James Earl Jones as an an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, Kevin Kilner comes forward and claims to have commmitted the crime in self defense. All the while, Kilner's family life is in disarray with various crises including his daughter catching meningitis.
Driving Miss Daisy
[2014]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 40min
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When Daisy Werthan, a widowed, 72-year-old Jewish woman living in midcentury Atlanta, is deemed too old to drive, her son hires Hoke Colburn, an African American man, to serve as her chauffeur.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 14min
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A documentary on the making of Stanley Kubrick's classic film 'Dr. Strangelove'.
American Legends
[2001]
 
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Video | Animation, Family, Fantasy | 57min
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Consists of new narration by James Earl Jones, which is interspersed with the Disney shorts John Henry (2000), Johnny Appleseed (1948), Paul Bunyan (1958), and The Brave Engineer (1950).
Santa and Pete
[1999]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 38min
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It's the first Christmas without Grandma and a diffucult time for the family, until Gradpa (James Earl Jones, Star Wars, Field of Dream) decides to share a story with his ten-year-old grandson Terence.
The UFO Incident
[1975]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 1h 32min
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In the early 1960s, a married couple undergo hypnosis, which unlocks memories of a forgotten event on a lonely road. Soon they believe they were abducted by extraterrestrials.
The Vernon Johns Story
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama | 1h 40min
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Vernon Johns, a brilliant man coupled with an eloquent speaker, upsets his community through his radical ideas on social change and economic independence of blacks. From his pulpit, he attacks the white power and denounces police brutality towards his brother race. His biggest enemy is nonetheless his own congregation who hesitates to mobilize behind him.
The Atlanta Child Murders
[1985]
 
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Mini Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 4h 5min
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The city of Atlanta, Georgia, is terrorized by a rash of child murders occurring in its black community. When a black photographer is arrested for the crimes, controversy erupts over whether he is the actual killer or a scapegoat offered up by the city's mostly black leadership. Based on actual events.
Malcolm X
[1972]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 31min
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James Earl Jones narrates this fascinating and moving documentary about the life of the assassinated black leader through various sources.
Lincoln
[1992]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, History | 4h
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Famous actors read testimonies from people close to Lincoln about him and his actions during the Civil War.
My Little Girl
[1986]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 58min
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A young girl agrees to work in a center for girls who can't stay with their parents. She gets wrapped up in the plights of several of the girls, and tries to help them, but only gets herself into trouble with her parents and supervisor.
The Annihilation of Fish
[1999]
 
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Movie | Romance | 1h 48min
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In a post apocalyptic 1860's south where zombies only eat dark meat. A southern bell daughter to a plantation owner begins to have feelings for the house slave, Fish. Behind her father's back, Daisy secretly runs away with him. Armed only with a cotton gin and a switch they set out across the wasteland facing undead unholy and undocumented citizens of the north to find fresh waters for Fish to learn... see more
The Man
[1972]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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An African-American senator becomes the designated survivor of a tragic accident that kills the President of the United States. Now the first black President, he attempts to end the bigotry and divide standing in his way.
Alone
[1997]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 42min
Widowed farmer John Webb (Hume Cronyn) has been depressed since the death of his wife Bessie. He would like to keep his yearly harvest going, but getting low on funds he has some hard decisions to make concerning his farm.
Heat Wave
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Drama, History | 1h 40min
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The events that led to the 1965's racial riots in Watts, Los Angeles, are covered by a black messenger-turned-reporter at the L.A. Times, as he was one of the first correspondents to arrive at the scene. The movie also follows the troubled times he, his family and friends went through in one of the most tense and sad moments in American history.
Nine Dog Christmas
[2004]
 
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Video | Animation, Family | 59min
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Nine stray dogs (Snowplow, Tank, Q.T,,, Frenchie, Ceech, Chester, Fetch, MacGregor and No-Name) are recruited as reindeers to help Santa bring Christmas to the world.
The River Niger
[1976]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 45min
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An intimate look at life in the ghetto: Johnny Williams is a house painter who moonlights as a poet, struggling to financially and emotionally support his cancer-ridden wife Mattie. But times are tough and the poverty-troubled streets are even tougher, and it takes every ounce of Johnny's love and courage for the couple to make it through their strife, finding redemption in the River Niger.
Deadly Hero
[1975]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 42min
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When disturbed New York City (NYPD) cop Lacy rescues Sally, a beautiful cellist, from deranged crook Rabbit by shooting Rabbit in cold blood, he sets off a spark of publicity that brands him the city's hero.
Ivory Hunters
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure | 1h 34min
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An author discovers that his missing research assistant's disappearance may be related to illegal trade in ivory tusks. He's then asked by the local inspector to help him find the poachers.
The Cay
[1974]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Drama, Family | 1h
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When Young Phillip is separated from his mother and found by a black man named Timothy and his cat Stewcat, Phillip becomes blind and they all end up on an island. Will they survive or will they die?
Documentary | 1h
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James Earl Jones narrates a stunning and informative documentary "Black Indians: An American Story", which explores issues of racial identity between the mixed-descent peoples of both Native American and African American heritage. James Earl Jones is himself a Black Indian.
Gabriel's Fire
[1990]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Thriller | 1h
A cop who's been sent to prison for killing his partner is freed by a lawyer who hires him as a private investigator.
Long Ago and Far Away
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Drama, Family
The Great Year
[2004]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 46min
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The Great Year is a compelling documentary that explores the possibility that the fall of ancient civilizations around the globe, and the rise of modern civilization, might be related to our Sun's motion around a companion star. The film examines evidence that ancient civilizations may have known of this celestial cycle and that our Sun may indeed display the characteristics of binary motion.
Short Movie | Animation, Family, Short | 13min
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An attraction at EPCOT in Disney World which explains how damage is done to the environment and how we can prevent it.
Terrorgram
[1990]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 28min
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Three horror stories linked by a sinister delivery boy. The stories are "Heroine Overdose", "Pandora" and "Veteran's Day".
La Premiere
[2009]
 
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Short Movie | History, Short | 20min
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A story of two brothers and their creation of the first motion picture exhibition.
Percy & Thunder
[1993]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 40min
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A retired boxer and his protege enter the big time.
Documentary | Documentary, History, Music | 52min
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Through exclusive and previously unseen footage from family archives and the local TV station near the infamous "grassy knoll," plus the insightful recollestions of Gerald Ford, Coretta King, Tip O'neill, Ted Kennedy and many others, the remarkable John Fitzgerald Kennedy comes to life. Hosted by James Earl Jones, this compelling DVD explores the dynamic President's triumphs, failures and contributions... see more
Paul Robeson
[1979]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama | 1h 58min
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Major events in the life of Robeson are recounted in this one-man performance.
Blues Man
[2017]
 
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Movie | Drama
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TV Movie | Drama, Sport | 1h 40min
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Just before a championship basketball tournament, a teenage athlete learns that he has leukemia.
Signs and Wonders
[1995]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
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Claire Palmore (Jodhi May) is caught in the web of a dangerous religious cult. Her mother (Prunella Scales) hires a cult de-programmer (James Earl Jones) who must rescue her before it's too late.
Super Bowl XXVII Halftime Show
[1993]
 
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TV Movie | Music
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Diamonds on the Silver Screen
[1992]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Sport | 1h
A chronicle of the history of baseball in the movies. Includes interviews with the directors and stars of some of the most memorable baseball-themed films.
The JFK Conspiracy
[1992]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Thriller | 2h
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Up to now, no one knows the truth about the JFK assassination. But now, in a fast-paced two-hours, learn what really happened, who ordered it, and how the truth was hushed up for all these years.
TV Special | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 49min
This is the 14th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host James Earl Jones, who talks about the "flying dream" while David Copperfield is sitting at a large desk in a room where the window illuminates only the desk itself. The illusions performed are: "Heaven On The Seventh Floor" (aka "Elevator"), "Interlude", "Graffiti Wall", "Squeeze Box", "Mind Control", "Orson Welles From Beyond", "Touch... see more
TV Movie | 58min
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An abridged dramatic reading of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", performed live at the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York, and based on Dickens's own adaptation for his dramatic readings.
Antietam: A Documentary Drama
[2000]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
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The Clinton 12
[2006]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
Narrated by award-winning actor James Earl Jones, THE CLINTON 12 tells the compelling story of the integration of the FIRST public high school in the South after the US Supreme Court decision Brown vs. the Board of Education. The title refers to the 12 black teenagers who, in the fall of 1956, were forced to attend the all white high school in Clinton, Tennessee. This story, which has gone untold for... see more
Pros and Cons
[1991]
 
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TV Series | Action, Drama | 1h
Moses
[1986]
 
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Video | Animation, Family, Short | 26min
Directed by:
The Creation
[1981]
 
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Short Movie | 9min
Directed by:
Sesame Street
[1969]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music | 55min
On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, human and muppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games, and songs.
The Lion King
[2019]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Drama, Family, Musical | 1h 58min
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After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.
Rogue One
[2016]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 2h 13min
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The daughter of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star.
The Big Bang Theory
[2007]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 22min
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A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.
Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2h 20min
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Three years into the Clone Wars, the Jedi rescue Palpatine from Count Dooku. As Obi-Wan pursues a new threat, Anakin acts as a double agent between the Jedi Council and Palpatine and is lured into a sinister plan to rule the galaxy.
House
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Mystery | 44min
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An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.
Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2h 1min
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Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2h 4min
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After the rebels are overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda. His friends accept shelter from a questionable ally as Darth Vader hunts them in a plan to capture Luke.
Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2h 11min
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After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy a more powerful Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.
Click
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 1h 47min
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A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
The Simpsons
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy | 22min
The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
Blackfish
[2013]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Drama | 1h 23min
A documentary following the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales.
Robots
[2005]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 31min
In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration's company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management.
Scary Movie 4
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Horror | 1h 23min
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Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.
Movie | Comedy, War | 1h 35min
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An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.
The Hunt for Red October
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Thriller | 2h 15min
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In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?
Judge Dredd
[1995]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi | 1h 36min
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In a dystopian future, Joseph Dredd, the most famous Judge (a police officer with instant field judiciary powers), is convicted for a crime he did not commit and must face his murderous counterpart.
Star Wars Rebels
[2014]
 
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TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 22min
A brave and clever ragtag starship crew stands up against the evil Empire as it tightens its grip on the galaxy and hunts down the last of the Jedi Knights.
Patriot Games
[1992]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 1h 57min
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When C.I.A. Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an I.R.A. assassination, a renegade faction targets him and his family for revenge.
The Benchwarmers
[2006]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Family, Sport | 1h 20min
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A trio of guys try and make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard children baseball squads.
Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 23min
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Frank Drebin comes out of retirement to help Police Squad infiltrate a gang of terrorists planning to detonate a bomb at the Academy Awards.
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
[2014]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 23min
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A perpetually angry man is informed he has 90 minutes to live and promptly sets out to reconcile with his family and friends in the short time he has left.
Clear and Present Danger
[1994]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 2h 21min
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CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
The Sandlot
[1993]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Family | 1h 41min
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In the summer of 1962, a new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his rowdy team, resulting in many adventures.
Will & Grace
[1998]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 22min
Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York City. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer. Their best friends are Jack, a gleeful but proud gay man, and Karen, a charismatic, filthy rich, amoral socialite.
The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride
[1998]
 
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Video | Adventure, Animation, Family | 1h 21min
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Simba's daughter is the key to a resolution of a bitter feud between Simba's pride and the outcast pride led by the mate of Scar.
According to Jim
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 30min
A television show centered around a macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.
Sneakers
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 2h 6min
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A security pro finds his past coming back to haunt him, when he and his unique team are tasked with retrieving a particularly important item.
Fantasia/2000
[1999]
 
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Movie | Animation, Comedy, Family | 1h 15min
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An update of the original film with new interpretations of great works of classical music.
Primary Colors
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 23min
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A man joins the political campaign of a smooth-operator candidate for president of the USA.
Gimme Shelter
[2013]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 41min
Directed by:
A pregnant teenager flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her stepmother and forced to survive on the streets until a compassionate stranger offers a hopeful alternative.
Recess
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family | 23min
Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.
Merlin
[1998]
 
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Mini Series | Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance | 3h 2min
The legendary wizard tells his story of his war against Queen Mab of the Sidhe and his creation of Camelot.
Agent X
[2015]
 
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TV Series | Action, Drama | 1h
Created by:
Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.
Everwood
[2002]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
Created by:
A widowed brain surgeon from Manhattan moves his two children to the small mountain town of Everwood, Colorado.
Sommersby
[1993]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery, Romance | 1h 54min
Directed by:
A farmer's wife begins to suspect that the man in her bed is an impostor after he returns home from the Civil War.
Warning Shot
[2018]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 30min
Directed by:
A single mother and her young daughter struggle to make ends meet until they inherit their family's farmhouse. When a business rival covets their water rights, the situation spirals out of control.
Exorcist II: The Heretic
[1977]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 58min
Directed by:
A teenage girl once possessed by a demon finds that it still lurks within her. Meanwhile, a priest investigates the death of the girl's exorcist.
Homicide: Life on the Street
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h
Created by:
A police homicide investigation unit investigates violent crimes in the city of Baltimore.
Jesus of Nazareth
[1977]
 
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Mini Series | Biography, Drama, History | 6h 22min
Beginning before the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Resurrection, this miniseries brings to life all the sweeping drama in the life of Jesus, as told by the Gospels.
Looking for Richard
[1996]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Drama | 1h 51min
Directed by:
Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III."
Three Fugitives
[1989]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy | 1h 36min
Directed by:
A reformed bank robber is taken hostage by a desperate man during a bank hold up, but is forced to go on the run with his captor when they're both mistakenly thought to be in cahoots.
Garfield and Friends
[1988]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family | 30min
Created by:
Stories about Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into, and Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with fellow farm animals.
Gang Related
[1997]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 51min
Directed by:
Two corrupt cops murder an undercover DEA agent by mistake, and frantically try to cover their tracks by framing a homeless man for the crime. That involves juggling evidence, coaching witnesses, and improvising to keep their desperate scheme from unraveling.
I Am Your Father
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 23min
David Prowse, the actor who played Darth Vader at the first Star Wars Trilogy, never revealed his face during the films. He could have done it only once at "Return of the Jedi", but something happened. Another actor did that sequence and that fact marked David Prowse life for ever. Thirty years later, a young filmmaker discovers why the producers took that decision, and is determined to pay Dave a... see more
The Sandlot 2
[2005]
 
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Video | Comedy, Family, Sport | 1h 37min
Directed by:
A film about a group of young baseball-enthusiasts who test the terrifying myth of Mr. Mertle owning a freakishly large and dangerous dog in his backyard.
The Star Wars Holiday Special
[1978]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Family, Musical | 1h 37min
Directed by:
Chewbacca and Han Solo try to get home to Chewie's family to celebrate Life Day, which includes various forms of entertainment.
Milius
[2013]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Drama | 1h 43min
A look at the life of filmmaker John Milius.
The 84th Annual Academy Awards
[2012]
 
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TV Special | Comedy
Directed by:
Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2011.
The Meteor Man
[1993]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A high school teacher from a troubled inner city Washington D.C. neighborhood becomes a super-powered hero and takes on the gang that has been terrorizing his streets.
Soul Man
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 44min
Directed by:
To achieve his dream of attending Harvard, a pampered teen poses as a young black man to receive a full scholarship.
Documentary | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi | 2h 31min
An in-depth making of documentary about the original Star Wars trilogy, covering the productions of the three films and their impact on popular culture.
Jack and the Beanstalk
[2009]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 1h 34min
Directed by:
Jack goes up the beanstalk to rescue a little girl who has been transformed into a harp.
Casper: A Spirited Beginning
[1997]
 
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Video | Animation, Comedy, Family | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Casper tells the story of how he became such a good-natured ghost.
Finder's Fee
[2001]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A man finds a wallet containing a winning lottery ticket worth $6 million.
Jefferson in Paris
[1995]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 19min
Directed by:
One of the obsessive speculations in American history is whether Thomas Jefferson, in the years before he became president, had an affair with (and fathered a child with) his 15-year-old slave Sally Hemings. JEFFERSON IN PARIS follows Jefferson to France (as the U.S. ambassador to the court of Louis XVI), following the death of his wife his friendships and flirtations with the French, his relationship... see more
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Sport | 3h 34min
Directed by:
The story of Jack Johnson, the first African-American Heavyweight boxing champion.
Dangerous: The Short Films
[1993]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 1h 52min
The music videos of Michael Jackson's Dangerous, including "Black or White," "Gone Too Soon," "Jam," "Heal the World," and more.
Reading Rainbow
[1983]
 
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TV Series | Family | 30min
Levar Burton introduces young viewers to illustrated readings of children's literature and explores their related subjects.
The Loving Story
[2011]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Drama, History | 1h 17min
Directed by:
A racially-charged criminal trial and a heart-rending love story converge in this documentary about Richard and Mildred Loving, set during the turbulent Civil Rights era. Long Way Home: The Loving Story is a story of love and the struggle for dignity set against a backdrop of historic anti-miscegenation sentiments in the U.S. The Lovings, an interracial couple, fell in love and married at a critical... see more
The Second Civil War
[1997]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 37min
Directed by:
A simple immigration issue spins wildly out of control for those involved, ranging from the President of the United States, to a news producer.
Roots: The Next Generations
[1979]
 
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Mini Series | Drama, History, War | 4h
Created by:
The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots.
The Last Remake of Beau Geste
[1977]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, War | 1h 25min
Directed by:
An aging Sir Hector Geste takes a young greedy wife who's after his famed Blue Water sapphire but his sons hide the gem and join the French Foreign Legion in North Africa.
Faerie Tale Theatre
[1982]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 50min
Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosts this series featuring some of the best known actors in Hollywood performing adaptations of traditional stories.
Short Movie | Action, Sci-Fi, Short | 5min
C-3PO is accidentally made to be the pilot of a space touring starship. On board is a Rebel spy who must be safely delivered from the Empire.
Undercover Angel
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 31min
A writer with no focus in his work, becomes the unwilling babysitter of a precocious little girl who turns his life around.
What the Deaf Man Heard
[1997]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h
Directed by:
Arriving in a new town, a child pretends to be deaf-mute to protect himself - a ruse which works so well that for twenty years he is custodian to all the town's secrets.
True Identity
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 33min
Directed by:
In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Our Friend, Martin
[1999]
 
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Video | Animation, Drama, Family | 1h
Directed by:
This is the story of a black teenager named Miles, who has to go on a class field trip to the museum of learning what Martin Luther King Jr. did for humanity, he thinks that he'd rather play baseball. But the trip turns into an exciting adventure when he and his best friend, Randy, who's white, are sent back in time meeting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr at several points during his life.
Feast of All Saints
[2001]
 
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TV Movie | Drama, Romance | 2h 20min
Directed by:
Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
The Comedians
[1967]
 
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Movie | Drama | 2h 30min
Directed by:
A cynical Welsh hotel owner secretly romances a diplomat's wife in Haiti under the violent reign of the despot "Papa Doc" Duvalier.
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 18min
Directed by: ,
The American Film Institute commemorates the first century of American films with this awesome made-for-TV special highlighting the greatest 100 American movies as determined by leaders in the moviemaking business right here in the good old U.S.A.
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Sci-Fi | 45min
Quantum Quest centers on the story of Dave, a young photon, who is forced out of the Sun on a journey of discovery. He must get to the Cassini Space Craft and save it from the forces of the Void, only Dave does not know exactly what he must do or even where the Cassini Space craft is or what it is. The forces of the Void must destroy Cassini before it sends its great discoveries back to Earth,Dave... see more
City Limits
[1984]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | 1h 26min
Directed by:
A series of teenage gangs struggle against each other in a not-so-distant future. Eventually they united against an evil corporation, as represented by evil CEO Robby Benson who wants to control everything.
TV Movie | Biography, Drama | 3h 12min
Directed by:
The real-life story of the Peoples Temple cult led by Reverend Jim Jones and the events involving its move to Guyana and its eventual mass suicide.
The Greatest
[1977]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Sport | 1h 41min
Directed by:
Muhammad Ali stars as himself in this dramatised version of his life story up to the late 1970s. It includes his Olympic triumphs as Cassius Clay, his conversion to Islam, his refusal of the Army draft and the legal battle after being stripped of his World Title.
The 70th Annual Tony Awards
[2016]
 
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TV Special
Directed by:
Hosted by James Corden, The Tony's is the ultimate night for theatre geeks and Broadway lovers! It's an award show for all things Broadway and theatre, with performances by the cast of Hamilton, Waitress, She Loves Me, and more!
Freddie as F.R.O.7.
[1992]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy | 1h 30min
Directed by:
The story about a man-sized frog named Prince Frederic who is turned into a frog by his wicked aunt Messina and hired by British Intelligence to solve the mysterious disappearances of some of Britain's greatest monuments. Several hundred years later, Freddie is now living in modern-day Paris -- a six-foot-tall amphibian with the moniker Secret Agent F.R.O.7. Messina, too, is still around causing mischief... see more
The Arsenio Hall Show
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Family, Music | 1h
Directed by:
Arsenio Hall hosts this hip, late-night talk show.
The Magic 7
[2009]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family
Directed by:
The six arch enemies of earth are challenged by two kids and a five- toed dragon.
Video | Animation | 1h 3min
Directed by:
Principal Prickly gets his car stuck in a snowbank and decides it has to be the Recess gang's fault, but the teachers look back and remember all the good times they've had with T.J. and the rest of the gang.
TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy | 30min
Multicultural versions of many of your favorite fairy tales. Such as "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Three Little Pigs".
The Howard Stern Radio Show
[1998]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
Directed by:
Key bits and highlights from Stern's daily syndicated radio program.
TV Movie | Sport | 3h 8min
Directed by:
Coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens.
Documentary | Documentary | 46min
Directed by:
Documentary on the making of Kubrick's classic film.
The 71st Annual Tony Awards
[2017]
 
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TV Movie | 3h
Directed by:
Kevin Spacey hosts the ceremony that honors the best of Broadway for the 2016-17 season.
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family | 1h 27min
Directed by:
Pinocchio and his friends, a glow worm and a marionette, search for a magic music box. However, so is the evil Scalawag and the Emperor of the Night.
The Making of 'Star Wars'
[1977]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 50min
Directed by:
C-3PO and R2-D2 explore the creation of the film that made them famous.
Square One TV
[1987]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Family, Music | 30min
Directed by:
A kids anthology show that humorously illustrates various elements of mathematics.
Muse of Fire
[2013]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 23min
Directed by:
Two young London actors set out together to face the greatest challenge in the world of acting - Shakespeare.
The 66th Annual Tony Awards
[2012]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary, Music, Musical | 3h
Directed by:
An unforgettable night of performances will be featured on THE 66TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS, live from the Beacon Theatre. The show will include performances by the 2012 Tony-nominated Best Musicals "Newsies," "Nice Work If You Can Get It," "Once," "Evita," "Follies," "The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess," "Jesus Christ Superstar," "Leap of Faith" and "Ghost the Musical." The night will be hosted by Emmy Award... see more
Great Performances
[1971]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Drama, Music
"You Can't Take It With You" is hailed one of the greatest revivals and filmed plays for PBS television. David Woods brought stunning charm, humor, and time to this Moss Hart masterpiece. Jason Robards, Jr. gave the collective performance of his career. Colleen Dewhurst perfection, Elizabeth Wilson superior, a joyous ensemble.
CBS News Sunday Morning
[1979]
 
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TV Series | News | 1h 30min
The news show that does personal interest pieces, and has done since 1979. Anything from interviews with actors, political figures, athletes, musicians, costume designers, fashion designers, restaurant owners, charity heads, kids with special talents, everything you can think of. It is going on since Charles Karault started in the early years, and Charles Osgood picked up where he left off to reti... see more
Tarzan
[1966]
 
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TV Series | Action, Adventure | 1h
Directed by:
Tarzan (Lord Greystoke), already well educated and fed up with civilization, returns to the jungle and, more-or-less assisted by chimpanzee Cheetah and orphan boy Jai, wages war against poachers and other bad guys.
When It Was a Game
[1991]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, History, Sport | 57min
This film consists solely of 8mm and 16mm film taken by players and fans from 1934 and 1957. All but a few minutes of the film are in color. Included is color footage of past major league players and ballparks, many of the parks now defunct. Also included are literary readings, remembrances by former players, and baseball related music.
Dr. Kildare
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor.
Documentary | Documentary, Music | 53min
Directed by:
'The Legend Continues' is a 1988 Documentary made by Motown. The Documentary has some of his biggest hits like 'Thriller' and 'We Are The World'
Documentary | Documentary, Music, Musical | 2h
Directed by:
Compilation of Tina Turner's two final concerts at Wembley Stadium, recorded during her 'Twenty Four Seven' tour, and featuring classic hits, cover versions and new songs.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Based on the first centenary of the largest exporter of films in the world, that is Hollywood, is the story told by its protagonists, actors and writers and other people who made life in this business, interspersing images of famous movies.
The Bushido Blade
[1981]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, History | 1h 44min
Directed by:
A steel samurai blade that was to be given to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan is stolen. American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent to find it.
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Family | 2h 10min
This is a TV special/documentary in which David Copperfield is interviewed in his Magic Warehouse by his girlfriend, the German supermodel Claudia Schiffer, about his career as an illusionist, speaking primarily of the most famous illusions and escapes performed over a period of about 15 years. The illusions shown are taken from 8 TV specials between The Magic of David Copperfield IV: The Vanishing... see more
The Directors
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 1h
A documentary series focusing on some of cinema's greatest film directors.
Mathnet
[1987]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Crime, Family | 1h
Directed by:
A team of detectives use mathematics and logic to solve crimes.
The Mike Douglas Show
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
The Mike Douglas Show was a variety show out of Cleveland OH and then Philadelphia PA, broadcast in the daytime. It's structure was similar to The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and The Merv Griffin Show and was very popular in its time. Mike Douglas was no relation to Michael nor Kirk Douglas.
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, History | 3h 5min
Follows Martin Luther King's life and decades long civil rights activism.
Night of 100 Stars
[1982]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, Family, Music | 3h
Directed by:
All-star variety special celebrating the centennial of the Actors' Fund of America.
CBS Schoolbreak Special
[1984]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Family, Romance
CBS late-afternoon specials designed for middle school and high school students, dramatizing issues affecting teenagers.
The Defenders
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
Created by:
A father and son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day.
Confessions: Two Faces of Evil
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 30min
Directed by:
In the Christmas Eve murder of a police officer, two confessions come forward. One, Robert Paul Berndt, has a rather heavy criminal background, the other, William Mothershed, is a college student with no previous record. Both confessions stand up well to scrutiny.
End of the Road
[1970]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 50min
Directed by:
After a catatonic episode on a railway station platform, Jacob Horner is taken to "The Farm", a bizarre insane asylum run by Doctor D. After being cured, Jacob takes a job as an English lecturer and begins a disastrous affair with Rennie, the wife of a colleague.
The Vegas Strip War
[1984]
 
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