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The Middle: Season 2
rating:3.0

The Middle: Season 2

2010Runtime:0 minutes
In the second season of this ABC sitcom, working mom Frankie Heck (Patricia Heaton) is hitting her stride. But she can't seem to rise out of the metaphorical "middle" of, well, just about everything -- no matter how much she yearns to get on top. They say curiosity killed the cat. But mediocrity never hurt anyone ... or did it? Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott, Eden Sher and Atticus Shaffer co-star as her ordinary but lovable family.

Directed by:

  • Julie Anne Robinson
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Greasewood Flat
    rating:3.0

    Greasewood Flat

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    Struggling blues musician Johnny (Chip Adams) faces the music in this sensitive tale of self-discovery and familial bonds. His music career on the skids and his passion gone, Johnny heads back to the country town he once left to seek greener pastures. Defeated, Johnny now must face his estranged family, including the three generations of women he deserted years ago. Mark Boone Junior, Allison Marley, Irene Bedard and Kieran Mulroney also star.

    Directed by:

  • Susan K. Brigham
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    American Virgin
    rating:3.0

    American Virgin

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    When a shady movie producer films her during a night of drunken depravity, a usually straight-laced college girl must get her hands on that tape before the abstinence-only organization that sponsors her scholarship catches wind of it. But when the producer flees, the coed and her pals must hit the road to track him down and save her college career. This comedy from director Clare Kilner stars Rob Schneider, Jenna Dewan and Brianne Davis.

    Directed by:

  • Clare Kilner
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Rodney: Season 2
    rating:3.0

    Rodney: Season 2

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Country music artist and comedian Rodney Carrington stars in this family comedy as Rodney Hamilton, an everyman who loves his family -- wife Trina (Jennifer Aspen) and sons Jack (Oliver Davis) and Bo (Matthew Josten) -- but hates his factory job and dreams of a stand-up comedy career. In season 2, Rodney makes new fans at a gay comedy club, talks to Jack about sex, meets his obsessive biggest fan and prepares to record a major label debut.

    Directed by:

  • Robert Berlinger
  • Gail Mancuso
  • Shelley Jensen
  • Gil Junger
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Charles in Charge: Season 5
    rating:3.0

    Charles in Charge: Season 5

    1989Runtime:0 minutes
    In the wake of a disastrous summer vacation, everything seems to be falling apart: Charles (Scott Baio) gets rid of all his rules, Walter (James T. Callahan) moves out and Sarah (Josie Davis) invites a homeless man to live with the family. But the real drama in the fifth and final season of this popular 1980s sitcom hangs on whether Charles gets into graduate school at Princeton University.

    Directed by:

  • Scott Baio
  • Christine Ballard
  • Zane Buzby
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Charles in Charge: Season 4
    rating:3.0

    Charles in Charge: Season 4

    1988Runtime:0 minutes
    Suspicion is in the air as the fourth season kicks off with Buddy (Willie Aames) spreading rumors that Mrs. Powell (Sandra Kerns) has a boyfriend. But the joke's on Buddy when she reveals that her "boyfriend" is actually her husband, Cmdr. Powell (James O'Sullivan). Later, Lillian (Ellen Travolta) walks away from Sid's Pizza Parlor to launch a new business venture -- a nostalgic diner dubbed the Yesterday Café.

    Directed by:

  • Scott Baio
  • Zane Buzby
  • Christine Ballard
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Double Happiness
    rating:3.0

    Double Happiness

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Old-fashioned values collide with the whims of youth in this modern romantic comedy about a dutiful Chinese-Canadian daughter who wants to please her parents without sacrificing part of herself when it comes to love. Deep down, Jade (Sandra Oh) knows her mother and father won't approve of her new boyfriend, a white college student named Mark (Callum Keith Rennie). But that doesn't stop her from hoping for "double happiness."

    Directed by:

  • Mina Shum
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed
    rating:3.0

    Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    English comedienne Tracey Ullman first gained national fame in the United States via her comic tour de force playing a host of characters in "The Tracey Ullman Show," which aired in 1987. In this stand-up performance, the multitalented Ullman sums up the highs and lows of a varied career that includes appearances in films (Plenty) as well as sitcoms ("Girls on Top"). She also draws on characters from her hit HBO show "Tracey Takes On."

    Directed by:

  • Linda Mendoza
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Woman on Top
    rating:3.0

    Woman on Top

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    After her husband Toninho is unfaithful, chef Isabella relocates from Brazil to San Francisco, where she starts a successful television cooking show. Soon, Toninho follows Isabella to America to try and win her back in this sexy comedy.

    Directed by:

  • Fina Torres
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Bewitched: Season 5
    rating:3.0

    Bewitched: Season 5

    1968Runtime:0 minutes
    Samantha (Elizabeth Montgomery) continues to cause magical headaches for husband Darrin (Dick York) in the fifth season of the classic comedy hit. This year, Samantha's meddling mother, Endora (Agnes Moorehead), shrinks Darrin, Samantha travels back in time, Uncle Arthur (Paul Lynde) summons Napoleon, Tabitha (Erin Murphy) turns a classmate into a butterfly and Samantha's sister Serena (also Montgomery) interferes with the Stephens's marriage.

    Directed by:

  • Seymour Robbie
  • Paul Davids
  • Ida Lupino
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Bollywood / Hollywood
    rating:3.0

    Bollywood / Hollywood

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    In this sly send-up of Indian movie musical conventions, a handsome young hero (Rahul Khanna) is at odds with his traditionalist family over his marriage plans. He's engaged to a Canadian girl (Jessica Pare) who's a pop star -- and that definitely won't satisfy his bombastic grandmother (Dina Pathak) or his incoherently blubbering mother (Moushumi Chatterjee). Will he give in and choose a mate more suitable to his family's high standards?

    Directed by:

  • Deepa Mehta
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    When the Sea Rises
    rating:3.0

    When the Sea Rises

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    Middle-aged performance artist Irène (Yolande Moreau) -- who has her own one-woman road show -- falls into an unlikely affair after unwittingly sparking the romantic interest of a lanky young drifter (Wim Willaert) who befriends her when her car breaks down. Also starring Olivier Gourmet, this charmingly offbeat tale is based on Moreau's real-life experiences as a traveling comedian during the 1980s.

    Directed by:

  • Yolande Moreau
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Joey: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Joey: Season 1

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    Matt LeBlanc reprises his "Friends" role as the charming but dimwitted Joey Tribbiani in this spin-off sitcom. Leaving New York City to pursue a Tinseltown career, Joey reconnects with his sister (Drea de Matteo) and moves in with her rocket scientist son, Michael (Paulo Costanzo). The two have plenty of adventures -- and soon discover that the combination of Michael's brain and Joey's people skills makes them unstoppable.

    Directed by:

  • Kevin S. Bright
  • Gail Mancuso
  • Andrew D. Weyman
  • David Schwimmer
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    MASH: Season 9
    rating:3.0

    MASH: Season 9

    1980Runtime:0 minutes
    In this ninth season of the beloved (and long-running) comedy series, the dedicated men and women of the 4077th continue to prove that skillfully brandished humor is a powerful weapon in the face of wartime horrors. With its unforgettable ensemble cast, snappy writing and plot lines that perfectly blended wit and wisecracks with touching human drama, "MASH" has unquestionably carved out an esteemed place in television history.

    Directed by:

  • Charles S. Dubin
  • Alan Alda
  • Harry Morgan
  • Nell Cox
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Clockwatchers
    rating:3.0

    Clockwatchers

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    Four women -- Iris (Toni Collette), Paula (Lisa Kudrow), Margaret (Parker Posey) and Jane (Alanna Ubach) -- work as temps at Global Credit, a stoic, faceless megacorporation where their shared employment status creates a natural affinity among them. The quartet's sense of camaraderie crumbles, however, when another woman lands a choice assignment, things begin to vanish from the workplace, and mistrust and paranoia shred their relationship.

    Directed by:

  • Jill Sprecher
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Wind in the Willows
    rating:3.0

    The Wind in the Willows

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    From the prolific "Masterpiece Theatre" series comes this rollicking family adventure based on Kenneth Grahame's classic children's book. Mild-mannered Mole (Lee Ingleby) and easygoing Ratty (Mark Gatiss) find marvelous adventures with impulsive driving daredevil Mr. Toad (Matt Lucas). The highly imaginative charming film also stars Bob Hoskins as the wise Badger and Imelda Staunton as the Barge Lady.

    Directed by:

  • Rachel Talalay
  • 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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