Given an opportunity to trade her most cherished possession for comfort an security, Penelope must take a good look at her future. With three grown children and a lifetime of memories, she realizes that something is missing, the simple joy she knew as a child playing on the beach. So she embarks on an incredible journey-50 years into her past-to discover the secret to happiness for her friends, her family...and herself
During the late 1960s, a novice schoolteacher comes to a small island off the coast of South Carolina with the hope of bringing literacy and self-respect to the undereducated, African-American children living there. Mrs. Brown, the school's principal and only other teacher, instructs him to be stern and tough to keep his pupils under control. With unflagging determination and an unconventional style, the new teacher strives instead to inspire the children and involve the whole community in their education.
Sammy Ayers and his mother board a bus bound for Georgia and a better life. But the next day, his mother vanishes. Sammy responds by shutting himself off from the world, pretending not to hear or speak. The bus station manager and a waitress take in Sammy. For the next 20 years, he fools the townspeople and remains silent. Then he overhears a scheme that could hurt the people he loves. Join the fun as Sammy cleverly turns the table on an entire town!
It's the Christmas season, but Christy Byrne hasn't felt much joy since his wife died. When business brings him and his two children from Nova Scotia to New York City, his all-work attitude causes a fallout. Meanwhile, Catherine O'Meara is finding her "Look Up" project for a Manhattan art museum personally challenging. The project urges New Yorkers to look upward and experience the holidays in a new way—a difficult notion for a woman struggling through her third Christmas since losing her husband to cancer.
Black Oasis provides an authentic, cautionary look at the struggles teens face and the dark forces that seek to rip families apart everyday. This 26-minute edgy, fast-paced drama covers a day in the life of an angst-ridden teenager, Emily, whose childhood hurts have caused her to become seduced by the idea of suicide to escape the pain she feels.
What would it take to break a man who refuses to be broken — a man who knows no fear and whose total confidence was in himself? Martial arts champion Raul Ries was weaned on anger and fueled by rage — a destructive path that led him to the brink of the murder-suicide of his family and himself. But on the darkest night of his life, Someone intervened. The man who refused to show weakness faces Someone so powerful that he is finally broken and taken from...Fury to Freedom.
This Christmas experience the music and majesty of the season as seen through the heart of a child.
Single mom Megan Nolan adopts a shelter pet for her daughter, Caitlin. Megan's beautiful new home is now in shambles and, as Megan considers returning Jake to the shelter, handsome ballplayer Ben shows up, claiming that Jake is his dog who ran away when a gate was left open. Megan and Ben butt heads. Ben wants to take his dog and leave, until he sees that Caitlin loves Jake as much as he ever could. Now it is clear: the pound puppy everyone loves deserves no less than joint custody.
White Fang is an adaptation of Jack London's beloved novel, which has been heralded as one of the greatest adventure stories of all time. These are the exciting tales of a teenage boy, Matt Scott, who is devoted to his loyal canine companion, White Fang, and the incredible adventures they share in the untamed wilderness of the Rocky Mountains. Starring Jaimz Woolvett, David McIlwraith, Denise Virieux, and Ken Blackburn.
Soon after the Lowry family leaves the big city for small time life, they are "adopted" by a very clever, yet lovable, stray Golden Retiever - Pilot. It's not long before they discover that Pilot is pregnant. They grow very close to the puppies but know they must give them away after they've been weaned. However, Pilot is determined to get her puppies back with her Pilot in the lead, they set off on a quest to retrieve all of the puppies - an adventure that helps them to realize what is really means to be a family.
Resurrection is the story of one man's quest for the truth and the discovery that leads to his renewal. In the tumultuous events following Christ's crucifixion, Roman guard Claudius finds himself in the middle of a cover-up that has religious leaders, the government, and his closest friends attempting to hide something from the world. Will he uncover the truth at the risk of losing his life?
Distraught over the recent death of his Marine father, young lacrosse star Conor Sullivan (Kellan Lutz) watches his life spiral out of control as he behaves in increasingly self-destructive ways. Conor is then put under the care of his father's Marine buddy (Adam Beach), who takes him to a strict wilderness youth camp where he experiences lacrosse in its purest Native American form.
After she receives unexpected news about herself, a 17-year-old girl experiences an exciting, yet challenging life in and out of the rodeo circuit in this wonderful coming-of-age story. Rated PG.
Legendary Dallas Cowboys quarterback Don Meredith is Banjo Hackett, a free-spirited horse trader who travels the American West in search of a rare Arabian mare. Accompanied by his orphaned nephew, Banjo faces stiff competition from bounty hunter Sam Ivory, a dirty skunk who'll stop at nothing to claim the $10,000 reward for the mare's capture.
Hardflip follows the story of Caleb, a young skater whose ill mother and absent father leave him reaching for the only hope he has... becoming a sponsored skater. After finding a stack of old love letters, he sets out to find the father he never knew and inadvertently begins a journey he never could have expected.