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The Amazing Race: Season 7
rating:3.0

The Amazing Race: Season 7

2005Runtime:0 minutes
The Emmy Award-winning series gets a dose of "Survivor"-style backstabbing with the arrival of lovebirds Rob and Amber, fresh from their adventures in the jungles of Panama on the reality show that started it all. Season 7 of "The Amazing Race" flings them and their new competitors to the corners of the globe in a grueling contest to determine the winner of $1 million. As always, the journey to fortune is as rich as the prize itself.

Directed by:

  • Elise Doganieri
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Donna Reed Show: Season 2
    rating:3.0

    The Donna Reed Show: Season 2

    1959Runtime:0 minutes
    Life in the Stone household continues apace in the second season of this sitcom starring the beautiful and imperturbable Donna Reed as mom Donna and featuring Shelley Fabares as teenager Mary and Paul Petersen as wise-cracking kid Jeff. With the boys beginning to buzz around the increasingly lovely Mary, dad Alex (Carl Betz) has his hands full in episodes that feature guest appearances by Esther Williams, Marion Ross and others.

    Directed by:

  • Oscar Rudolph
  • Ida Lupino
  • Norman Tokar
  • Lawrence Dobkin
  • Robert Ellis Miller
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Trial & Retribution: Set 2
    rating:3.0

    Trial & Retribution: Set 2

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Chief superintendent Walker (David Hayman), Chief Inspector Connor (Victoria Smurfit) and Inspector North (Kate Buffery) investigate a dysfunctional family with a disturbed musical prodigy, a posh sex club for London's upper crust and other cases in this collection of feature-length mysteries. Lynda La Plante, the mind behind the beloved crime drama "Prime Suspect," created this intricately plotted series.

    Directed by:

  • Aisling Walsh
  • Lynda La Plante
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Party of Five: Season 2
    rating:3.0

    Party of Five: Season 2

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    In the second season of this popular Fox drama, twenty-something head of household Charlie Salinger (Matthew Fox) does his best to keep his parentless siblings (including Scott Wolf, Neve Campbell and Lacey Chabert) in school and in line. But the looming loss of the family restaurant has them all a little preoccupied. With its vulnerable characters and trademark teen angst, the series launched an all-new style of television dialogue.

    Directed by:

  • Peter O'Fallon
  • Ellen S. Pressman
  • Daniel Attias
  • Steve Robman
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Party of Five: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Party of Five: Season 1

    1994Runtime:0 minutes
    In the first season of this hit family drama, the Salinger family, which includes Charlie (Matthew Fox), Bailey (Scott Wolf), Julia (Neve Campbell), Claudia (Lacey Chabert) and infant Owen, must pull together to face a life that is forever changed after their parents die in a car accident. Charlie starts to adjust to his new role as head of the clan, Bailey falls in love, Claudia considers a new religion and Julia finds her mother's diary.

    Directed by:

  • Richard Pearce
  • Steven Robman
  • Ken Topolsky
  • Ellen S. Pressman
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Oswald: Welcome to the Big City!
    rating:3.0

    Oswald: Welcome to the Big City!

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Follow gentle Oswald, the titular star of Nickelodeon's popular children's animated series, as he navigates life in the big city with his good-natured pals, Henry the waddling penguin and Daisy the friendly flower, and his loyal pet, Weenie the pup. Includes eight episodes featuring the bouncy, blue-hued octopus.

    Directed by:

  • Ken Kessel
  • Christine Kolosov
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Tracey Takes On: Seasons 3 & 4
    rating:3.0

    Tracey Takes On: Seasons 3 & 4

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    Conjuring up an array of colorful characters -- including a Hollywood makeup artist, a Beverly Hills attorney and a New York City cabbie -- versatile funnywoman Tracey Ullman stars in sketches about erotica, the apocalypse and other thorny topics. Seasons 3 and 4 of this Emmy-winning HBO comedy series feature guest stars Penny Marshall, Erik Estrada, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael McKean, Helen Mirren and Jeffrey Tambor.

    Directed by:

  • Michael Lange
  • Dennie Gordon
  • Todd Holland
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Tracey Takes On: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Tracey Takes On: Season 1

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    Emmy-winning comedienne Tracey Ullman dons a variety of costumes -- and comic personas -- in this raucous one-woman show that aired on HBO in the mid-1990s, devoting each hilarious episode to a different topic. Whether she's posing as Vietnamese doughnut store owner Noh Nang Ning, Australian stuntwoman Rayleen Gibson or the foul-mouthed Middle Eastern taxi cab driver Chic, Ullman delivers a wit worth watching.

    Directed by:

  • Dennie Gordon
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Wind at My Back: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Wind at My Back: Season 1

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    This family-centered drama series from the creators of the acclaimed TV miniseries "Anne of Green Gables" revolves around Honey Bailey (Cynthia Belliveau), a recently widowed mother who struggles to keep her family together during the Great Depression. In the show's first season, Honey's cold mother-in-law decides the children's fate, and Honey's two sons (Dylan Provencher and Tyrone Savage) use their creativity to get their mom a birthday gift.

    Directed by:

  • Penelope Buitenhuis
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Between the Lions: The Popcorn Popper
    rating:3.0

    Between the Lions: The Popcorn Popper

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    Fun, fantasy and excitement fill the air in this 3-episode collection of the popular children's show hosted by a family of book-loving lions who want kids to get wild about reading. There's never a dull moment in the library when Click whisks a popcorn popper out of a book and the cubs can't get it to stop popping. In the next two episodes, Leona helps a lovelorn sculptor and jumps at the chance to ride piggyback on her dad's back forever.

    Directed by:

  • Lisa Simon
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Frasier: Season 5
    rating:3.0

    Frasier: Season 5

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    Fastidious fussbudget Dr. Frasier Crane is back for a fifth season of supplying sage advice over the radio -- while never heeding his own wisdom -- in this Emmy-winning sitcom. Frasier's quirky family and friends balance his on- and off-air antics.

    Directed by:

  • David Lee
  • Pamela Fryman
  • Jeff Melman
  • Sheldon Epps
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Frasier: Season 6
    rating:3.0

    Frasier: Season 6

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    Seattle's most lovable (and pompous) radio shrink, Frasier Crane, is back for a sixth season of hilarious episodes that finds the good doctor recovering from losing his job; getting a visit from "Cheers" buddy Woody; and choosing between two women.

    Directed by:

  • Pamela Fryman
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Gimme a Break!: Season 2
    rating:3.0

    Gimme a Break!: Season 2

    1982Runtime:0 minutes
    Nell Carter stars as Nell Harper, housekeeper to police Chief Carl Kanisky and surrogate mom to his three daughters, in the second season of this hit sitcom, which includes classic mishaps such as Nell winding up in jail over a disputed phone bill. In other episodes, Samantha gains an imaginary friend, Nell saves the leader of her weight-loss group, and Carl learns that one of his officers is gay.

    Directed by:

  • Linda Day
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    A Different World: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    A Different World: Season 1

    1987Runtime:0 minutes
    Spun off from "The Cosby Show," this landmark sitcom follows the ups and downs of the students -- including sophomore Denise Huxtable (Lisa Bonet) -- at largely black Hillman College as they adjust to campus life. Hitting the books with Denise are her two roommates (Marisa Tomei and Dawnn Lewis), socialite Whitley Gilbert (Jasmine Guy) and self-proclaimed Romeo Dwayne Wayne (Kadeem Hardison). This collection contains all 24 episodes from the premier season.

    Directed by:

  • Ellen Falcon
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Six Wives of Henry VIII
    rating:3.0

    The Six Wives of Henry VIII

    1970Runtime:0 minutes
    Starring Keith Michell in an Emmy-winning turn as King Henry VIII, this BBC historical drama recounts the lusty monarch's reign from 1509-47 -- and the sometimes-bloody splits from his unlucky wives. Assuming the throne of the House of Tudor as a strapping lad of 17, Henry inherits his brother's widow -- the first in a succession of six women he would marry before injury, illness and obesity led to his demise in 1547.

    Directed by:

  • John Glenister
  • Naomi Capon
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Wonders of the African World
    rating:3.0

    Wonders of the African World

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Take a journey to far-off lands with world-renowned scholar and educator Henry Louis Gates Jr. as he examines the historical events that shaped 20th century Africa. Exploring the continent on both land and water, Gates attempts to locate the centuries-old remains of celebrated African cities and kingdoms, sometimes finding what he's looking for in unlikely places scattered throughout modern towns.

    Directed by:

  • Helena Appio
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Now and Then
    rating:3.8

    Now and Then

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more. Lesli Linka Glatter directs; Gaby Hoffmann, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Cloris Leachman, Thora Birch and Christina Ricci co-star.

    Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
  • rating:3.8 3.8 Average Rating

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    Now and Then (1995)
    A heartwarming movie about four childhood girlfriends who, in adulthood reunion, relive their experience of the life-changing summer of 1970, including a mystery death, divorce, standing up to the boys, first kiss, and the meaning of true friendship. Each explores her unique identity amidst family and friends. Beautifully directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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