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The Blue Light
rating:3.0

The Blue Light

1932Runtime:0 minutes
Directed by German legend Leni Riefenstahl, this classic drama tells the story of Junta (played by Riefenstahl), a village outcast who's viewed with suspicion by her community. The locals believe Junta is a witch because of her ability to scale a steep peak -- a mountain that's killed every man who's attempted to climb it. Also includes both the original German-language version with optional English subtitles and the rare silent version.

Directed by:

  • Leni Riefenstahl
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    Murder One: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Murder One: Season 1

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Prominent Los Angeles attorney Ted Hoffman (Daniel Benzali) takes on the most challenging case of his illustrious career when he agrees to defend bad-boy star Neil Avedon (Jason Gedrick), who's been accused of murdering a 15-year-old girl. As Hoffman digs deeper into the case, he uncovers a twisted trail of evidence that leads straight to the top of the Los Angeles elite. Patricia Clarkson, Stanley Tucci and Vanessa Williams also star.

    Directed by:

  • Adam Nimoy
  • Charles Haid
  • Donna Deitch
  • Rick Wallace
  • Randall Zisk
  • Nancy Savoca
  • 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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    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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    When Billie Beat Bobby
    rating:3.0

    When Billie Beat Bobby

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    What starts as a publicity stunt turns into a media sensation as 55-year-old Bobby Riggs (Ron Silver) -- a chauvinistic, motormouthed, ex-Wimbledon champ -- challenges feminist tennis superstar Billie Jean King (Holly Hunter) to an exhibition match. When they square off before a huge Astrodome crowd and a TV audience of millions, there's more than money riding on the event. Hunter and Silver serve up ace performances in this engaging docudrama.

    Directed by:

  • Jane Anderson
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Westwood Park: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Westwood Park: Season 1

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    Two warring families kick up a dust cloud of corruption and greed in this Caribbean soap opera set in the affluent Westwood Park -- which is basically Trinidad's version of "The O.C." The first season opens with patriarchs Herbert Gunn-Munroe (Bernard Hazell) and Jonathan Du Soleil (Dennis McComie) locked in a dubious friendship as their children prepare to wed. But the arrival of a beguiling woman (Princess Simone Hazell) changes everything.

    Directed by:

  • Danielle Dieffenthaller
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Weight of Water
    rating:3.0

    The Weight of Water

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Photographer Jean (Catherine McCormack) is drawn into the history of an 1873 double murder of two sisters when she's charged with traveling to New Hampshire to examine the scene of the crime and take photos of surviving evidence. Joining her are her husband, Thomas (Sean Penn), his brother, Rich (Josh Lucas), and Rich's girlfriend, Adeline (Elizabeth Hurley). As she does her research, she begins to suspect her husband may be cheating on her.

    Directed by:

  • Kathryn Bigelow
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Journey of the Heart / Heart's Adrift
    rating:3.0

    Journey of the Heart / Heart's Adrift

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    This pair of made-for-TV movies packs plenty of heartfelt drama. While struggling to raise an autistic son, single mom Janice Johnston (Cybill Shepherd) discovers that he has an amazing aptitude for music in Journey of the Heart. And in Hearts Adrift, an unexpected invitation leads to love for Maxine Deerfield (Sydney Penny) when she accompanies her widowed mother on a weekend visit to San Diego to rekindle an old romance.

    Directed by:

  • Karen Arthur
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Touched by an Angel: Season 3: Vol. 1
    rating:3.0

    Touched by an Angel: Season 3: Vol. 1

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    The heavenly troika of angels -- Monica (Roma Downey), Tess (Della Reese) and Andrew (John Dye) -- returns for another inspirational season of delivering a divine message of hope to mortals experiencing a crisis of faith. In the uplifting show's Emmy-nominated third year, a slew of stars make guest appearances, including Olympia Dukakis, John Ritter, Delta Burke, Debbie Allen, Gerald McRaney and Chad Everett. Volume 1 contains 16 installments.

    Directed by:

  • Michael Schultz
  • Peter Hunt
  • Tim Van Patten
  • Bethany Rooney
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Touched by an Angel: Season 4: Vol. 2
    rating:3.0

    Touched by an Angel: Season 4: Vol. 2

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    Itinerant angels Monica and Tess (Roma Downey and Della Reese) continue their good works in these episodes from the long-running show's fourth season, in which they help a small-town minister and his flock regain their faith. Later, they help an artist with Lou Gehrig's disease reclaim his life, teach a slum lord to walk a mile in his tenants' shoes, and help a doctor learn the meaning of forgiveness.

    Directed by:

  • Victor Lobl
  • Bethany Rooney
  • Burt Brinkerhoff
  • Peter H. Hunt
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Touched by an Angel: Season 2
    rating:3.0

    Touched by an Angel: Season 2

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Earthbound angels Monica (Roma Downey), Tess (Della Reese) and Andrew (John Dye) continue their heavenly deeds in Season 2 of the family-friendly series. With a star-studded list of guest actors, Season 2 includes a sequel to Season 1's Christmas episode. It also finds the angels helping a famous poet (Maya Angelou) accept her son's HIV-positive fiancée (Natalie Cole) and reviving a run-down jazz club (with Hal Linden, Al Jarreau and B.B. King).

    Directed by:

  • Helaine Head
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Joan of Arcadia: Season 1
    rating:3.0

    Joan of Arcadia: Season 1

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    Detective Will Girardi's (Joe Mantegna) daughter, Joan (Amber Tamblyn), is deeply troubled, but not by the typical angst and rebellion that plagues kids her age. Unbeknownst to her parents and siblings, she's the modern-day incarnation of the young saint Joan of Arc. And as God appears before her in various incarnations, Joan is moved to heed His directions to help those in deep trouble. Mary Steenburgen co-stars in this award-winning CBS drama.

    Directed by:

  • Jack Bender
  • James Hayman
  • Jerry Levine
  • Martha Mitchell
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    CSI: NY: Season 3
    rating:3.0

    CSI: NY: Season 3

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    In the third season of this CBS detective show, Claire Forlani joins the cast as a beautiful British coroner who's working in the medical examiner's office -- and having a romance with Detective Mac Taylor (Gary Sinise). Taylor soon learns that mixing business and pleasure can be tricky, but that doesn't stop him -- or his team (including Melina Kanakaredes and Eddie Cahill) -- from following the forensic trail to track down the baddies.

    Directed by:

  • Rob Bailey
  • Oz Scott
  • Christine Moore
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Dead Girl
    rating:3.0

    The Dead Girl

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    A close-knit community near Los Angeles is thrown into turmoil when the brutally desecrated body of a vibrant young girl is found in a field. A series of seemingly unrelated dramas in the lives of the town's residents may reveal clues to the murder. This dark mystery boasts a star-studded cast that includes Toni Collette, James Franco, Giovanni Ribisi and Mary Beth Hurt. The film was nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards.

    Directed by:

  • Karen Moncrieff
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Milk of Sorrow
    rating:3.0

    The Milk of Sorrow

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    Stricken with a pathological fear she contracted from her mother's breast milk -- the "milk of sorrow," a condition suffered by women who were raped during Peru's civil wars -- Fausta (Magaly Solier) goes to extreme lengths to protect her own sexuality and safety. But when her anguished mother finally dies, Fausta finds herself compelled to embark on a frightening journey that could lead her to freedom and wholeness. Claudia Llosa directs this Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Film.

    Directed by:

  • Claudia Llosa
  • 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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