Victor Hugo's stirring novel of redemption and revolution is brought to life in this theatrical version. Liam Neeson stars as Jean Valjean, a heartless convict who is transformed by a single act of mercy. Uma Thurman is Fantine, the vulnerable prostitute who begs Valjean to raise her only child, Cosette (Claire Danes). Geoffrey Rush is an ambitious policeman determined to return Valjean to prison. A compelling and powerful human drama.
An intimate, heartfelt and inspiring story about the effect one child's battle and faith had on his family, friends and community. Inspired by a true story, it is a tale of inspiration, hope and redemption.
It's a fond farewell for the Ingalls, in the ninth and final season of this unrivaled series, when they decide it's time to leave their "little house." Relish all 21 uncut episodes filled with exciting changes like when the Wilders take in their niece Jenny; when Laura wins a book-writing contest; when Nancy runs away; and when Willie surprises the family with his engagement. Enjoy the final, heartwarming moments of the much-loved series, restored and remastered for superior picture and sound. Includes the movie special, "Bless All the Dear Children" on a bonus disc. Five discs.
Eight-year-old Zach Bonner dreams of making a difference in the world and will not let anything or anyone stand in his way. Armed with nothing more than a blazing spirit of philanthropy and his beat-up little red wagon, Zach sets out to help the 1.3 million homeless children in America, one wagon full at a time.
Armed with little more than his beliefs and quick wit, Martin Luther, a young 16th century monk driven by outrage, confronts the Medieval Church. While he is not always cognizant of the far-reaching repercussions of his actions, he ultimately helps usher in the Reformation, fostering a new era of personal and religious freedoms.
The Man Who Saved Christmas is a heartwarming drama based on the life of innovative inventor and toy maker A. C. Gilbert (Jason Alexander), a man with a belief that playing helps children learn, imagine, and dream.
All Allyson and her friends want is a peaceful, grown-up evening of dinner and conversation... a long-needed mom’s night out. But in order to enjoy high heels, adult conversation, and food not served in a paper bag, they need their husbands to watch the kids for three hours. What could go wrong? Mom’s Night Out is an endearing true-to-life family comedy that celebrates the beautiful mess called parenting. Starring Sarah Drew, Sean Astin, Patricia Heaton, David Hunt, Andrea Logan White, and Trace Adkins.
Fifteen-year-old Headly and her mother, Rene, have more than just a mother/daughter relationship. In the five years since Headly's father died, mother and daughter have become best friends. When Headly experiences her first crush she decides her mother needs some romance in her life as well. Through it all, Headly and Rene learn that they must first deal with the pain of the past before they can open their hearts to the possibilities of the future.
A troubled teen is scooped up by a tough San Diego judge whose conscience causes her to bring the girl home with her to live. Together they face insecurities and personal problems to forge a special bond in this tale of survival, love, and family. Starring Jaclyn Smith, C. Thomas Howell, and Lyndsy Fonseca.
Set of three films from director Rich Christiano: Perfect Stranger / Another Perfect Stranger / The Stranger
Pinky (Jeanne Crain), a black woman who works as a nurse in Boston, finds she is able to "pass for white." Afraid her true heritage will be discovered, she leaves her white fiancé (William Lundigan) and returns home to Mississippi. There, she helps her ailing grandmother (Ethel Waters) by caring for her employer (Ethel Barrymore), an imperious plantation owner. When she names Pinky heiress to her estate, the community rises in resentment, triggering a sensational court trial.
Double feature includes Natalie's Rose and Second Chances. Natalie's Rose is about a fifteen year old girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother loses her battle with cancer on Valentine's Day. Second Chances is an uplifting tale of a little girl's physical and emotional reawakening after a car crash claims her father's life.