After falling ill, Yesterday (Khumalo) learns that she is HIV positive. With her husband in denial and young daughter to tend to, Yesterday's one goal is to live long enough to see her child go to school. Set against the awesome, harsh landscapes of South Africa, Yesterday is an eloquent, unsentimental film that quietly builds an overwhelming emoti..
A young Chicago native heavily abused by his father as a child, grows up to face adversity socially, mentally and eventually Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Marine. Upon his return from tour (suffering from PTSD), he learns his mother has committed suicide by the hands of his abusive father. He must face his past to learn to deal with his present.
Starring Brian Dennehy, Jeff Daniels, Maria Conchita Alonso, Eli Wallach and Robert Prosky, Teamster Boss blows the lid off of union corruption. After Hoffa, only one man was big enough to take control. He was a car thief and a loan shark. He liked his food good, his women bad and plenty of both. Jackie Presser was one of the most devious and greed..
The sins of the father.... Convicted murderer Gary Tison (Robert Mitchum) knows all about sin. And after his young sons bust him out of the joint, he makes sure they do too, leading the unwilling boys on a blood-soaked rampage of crime across the Southwest. Based on a true story, A Killer in the Family lays bare the horror of violence and the terri..
Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson, this film combines action and adventure in an old world setting. When a young Scottish boy (Roddy McDowell, Lassie, Come Home, Planet of the Apes) is kidnapped in an attempt by his uncle to steal his inheritance, he is sold into slavery. From the director of the Bowery Boys movie series, William..
July 1946. The war was barely over, yet nostalgia for the epic conflict was already sky-high. And who better to feed the appetite than a just-returned USO star like fabulous Frances Langford? The Sweetheart of the Fighting Fronts plays Louise, a nightclub singer with a sweetie of her own ' at least for a night! Before farmboy turned flyboy Ransom (..
Michael Curtiz directs Kay Francis and Leslie Howard in this tale of romance and revolution in Russia. Touted at the time of its release as most expensive picture yet produced by the studio, Curtiz does not allow the sweep and spectacle to overwhelm the very human drama that lies at the heart of the film. It is 1917 and the Russian Revolution is sw..
To trace the history of naval aviation and the development of the aircraft carrier, writer/director Delmer Daves expertly weaves drama with documentary. The resulting film superbly captures both the human story and the real, harrowing experience of war. Told in flashback, Task Force stars Gary Cooper in a wide-ranging performance taking him from br..
A fictionalized account of the life of legendary Wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Set in the quiet western town of Diablo Annie and her little brother Tagg made sure that outlaws who moseyed into town kept on going. Often at her side was friend suitor and deputy sheriff Lofty Craig with whom she often showed off her shooting prowess.
'Fun for the whole family' has never been as exciting as THE AMAZING RACE: FAMILY EDITION- the series' action-packed eighth season. Breaking the mold set by previous seasons, season 8 challenges teams made up of four family members to race across North America. And for the first time, racers compete in Costa Rica and Panama. This season features on..
Midwestern kid Monroe Clark (C. Thomas Howell, The Outsiders) moves to Los Angeles to intern for his lawyer uncle (Terry Kiser, Weekend at Bernies). But Monroe ends up hanging out at the beach instead and finds himself in the beach volleyball scene. Suddenly, Monroe gets teamed up with former King of the Beach Zack Barnes (Peter Horton, 2 Days in t..
I was meant to be an actress! A cast of splendid talents ' Spencer Tracy, Jean Simmons, Teresa Wright and screen-debuting Anthony Perkins ' who know well the siren song of the stage bring brio to this comedy about a 17-year-old (Simmons) who yearns to be a star. Her father (Tracy) loves his daughter - but an actress? He suggests the no-glamour, no-..
When handsome happily married college Professor Julian finds himself falling for Elena, a beautiful student from Spain, he tricks his wife Chalice into agreeing to run an ad to find a woman to join them in a threesome. Of course who should reply to the ad but the beautiful student. Surprisingly, things do not go as he expects and the results of h..