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- Episode IV - Jack, the Woolies and the Chritchellites (2001) - S1 E4
10,000 Black Men Named George (2002) - TV Movie
Union activist Asa Philip Randolph's efforts to organize the black porters of the Pullman Rail Company in 1920s America (IMDb).
Residents (Hill Harper, Monica Calhoun, Lande Scott) of a black Missouri community experience a long and eventful day of reckoning.
You Must Remember This (1992) - TV Movie
A woman and a friend of hers investigate the mysterious past of Uncle Buddy. Among his properties they find a trunk he had received and never opened before.
The Pirates of Dark Water (1991) - TV Series
A young man learns that he is a prince with an urgent quest to save his world by finding 13 magical treasures of rule. (imdb)
A giant alligator runs riot in a small town with a lake connected to a sewer/drainage system. Typical plot; nobody believes the sightings until lots of people have been killed. (imdb)
To Heal a Nation (1988) - TV Movie
The true story of Jan Scruggs, an embittered Vietnam veteran who returns from the war a broken man. However, with the help of his loving wife Becky, he begins to find a new life for himself, and a personal goal when he agrees to begin a determined campaign to raise funds for a veteran's memorial.
Broken Angel (1988) - TV Movie
A man (William Shatner) combs Los Angeles for his missing daughter, and discovers she belongs to a gang dealing in crack. (imdb)
A Caribbean Mystery (1983) - TV Movie
While Miss Marple is on vacation in a luxurious Caribbean resort, a fellow guest confides he has evidence that another resident of the hotel is an unscrupulous serial murderer but is poisoned before he can reveal his identity to her. (imdb)
Denmark Vesey's Rebellion (1982) - TV Movie
Story of Denmark Vesey, who was raised as a slave but bought his freedom. He organized a plot to seize the city and free the black slaves, but this failed and he and others were hanged. Set in Charleston in 1822.
A female doctor returns from the city to her home in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Appalachia in the 1930s, intending to bring modern medical care to the town's impoverished and ill-educated residents. However, she finds herself going against the local "medicine woman," who believes that her simple, backwoods remedies and methods are sufficient and distrusts the new doctor's "big-city" ways.
SST: Death Flight (1977) - TV Movie
On its maiden flight, the crew of America's first supersonic transport learns that it may not be able to land, due to an act of sabotage and a deadly flu onboard. (imdb)
A psychotic man, armed with a hunting rifle and acting alone, goes on a sniping spree and is hunted by the police and a SWAT team. Sniper and SWAT converge at a crowded major-league football game, where at the two-minute warning shots ring out and mass panic ensues. (imdb)
A gambler kills the sheriff of a small village in an accident. But as nobody believes him, he is condemned to a long sentence in prison. (imdb)
Kumalo is a minister who's son Absalom, played by Clifton Davis, like his biblical namesake has grown up to be a major disappointment. While in Johannesburg he falls in with bad company, impregnates Melba Moore, and participates in an armed robbery gone bad where he shoots a wealthy white landowner's son. As it turns out the deceased was quite the liberal on race relations which complicates a difficult situation.
The mob put the finger on Slaughter...so he gave them the finger right back--curled tight around a trigger! (IMDB)
In an overpopulated futuristic Earth, a New York police detective finds himself marked for murder by government agents when he gets too close to a bizarre state secret involving the origins of a revolutionary and needed new foodstuff. (imdb)
An aspiring dancer and her wicked sister's resent their mother's love for a foster daughter. (imdb)
Peters a black Union soldier who finds he must figuratively fight the war all over again. Returning to his southern hometown, Peters quickly learns that nothing has really changed: he is a "free"man in name only. Peters' ex-master Burl Ives magnanimously gives the former slave a plot of land, but only Native-American David Carradine and his tribesmen are willing to work for a black man. (allmovie.com)
This near-impossible to find documentary, scored entirely by Miles Davis, follows the legendary Jack Johnson throughout his historic and groundbreaking boxing career.
A commando team known as the Flying Fish are the best at what they do: recovery operations based in the air, on land, or under the water. Their leader (Lloyd Bridges), an underwater expert, is recruited by a woman whose husband and daughter have been kidnapped by a Latin American dictator. (allrovi.com)
An outlaw Cat Stevens (Mario Girotti) is saved from the noose and is then hunted by his saviors when he goes back to crime. But Stevens is on a hunt of his own, pursuing three roamers who sent him to prison some years before. (imdb)
Private eye P.J. is reluctant when he gets a new job: he shall protect Maureen Preble, mistress of millionaire Orbeson, mainly from attacks by his wife and her greedy family. In truth Orbeson plans a deadly intrigue in which P.J. is to play a central part. Meanwhile P.J. falls in love with Maureen and Orbeson's money. (imdb)
The passengers on a New York subway car are terrorized by two teenage delinquents. Although outnumbered, the teenagers take advantage of the passenger's passivity and unwillingness to act together. We watch how the different personalities of the passengers react to the situation. (imdb)
During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding U.S. bases in Texas. (imdb)
This was one of the first films to deal with the effects of Nazi Germany's concentration camps on their survivors... (imdb)
A minister is accidentally appointed to a snobbish parish. (imdb)
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge and his kids against prejudice. (imdb)
In this legendary Gershwin opera set among the black residents of a fishing village in 1912 South Carolina, Bess - a woman with a disreputable history - tries to break free from her brutish lover Crown after he becomes wanted for murder. The only person willing to overlook her past and offer her shelter is the crippled Porgy. Their relationship is threatened by the disapproval of the townspeople, the presence of her old drug supplier Sportin' Life - and the threatened return of Crown. (imdb)
Contemporary version of the Bizet opera, with new lyrics and an African-American cast. (imdb)
Samurai Jack (2001) - TV Series