Rated : R | 1980
Actors : William Hurt, Blair Brown, Bob Balaban, Charles Haid
Synopsis : A terror spectacle by visual wizard Ken Russell about a research scientist whose experiments unlock the horrors of his mind.
The Power of One, a compelling, hard-hitting movie from hit-maker John G. Avildsen. An orphan terrorized for his family's political beliefs, young PK turns to his only friend: a kindly, world-wise prisoner who teaches him how to box. "Little beat big when little smart," the prisoner tells PK. "First with the head, then with the heart." Living by those words, PK (Dorff) fights with his fists and leads with his heart as he grows to manhood. He takes on the system and the injustices he sees around him - and finds that one person really can make a difference.
In order to adopt a troubled young boy, a lonely, unmarried mail clerk must prove that he is emotionally qualified to love and nurture a child. He struggles to win the boy over, demonstrating that, simply by being present and caring, he is a better parent that the boy's absent father.
Nothing Special, Karen Black's last starring role, is an exciting and original, in-depth exploration of the mother-daughter relationship living in the shadow of the Hollywood sign. It features Academy award Nominee Karen Black (Five Easy Pieces, The Great Gatsby, The Day of the Locust, several Emmy's and Best Actress citations) and Barbara Bain (Mission Impossible).
Vividly capturing the energy and flow of Hong Kong, Love in a Puff is a down-to-earth romantic comedy about Cherie and Jimmy - two smokers who find romance during cigarette breaks outside their workplace. (Cantonese with English subtitles)
A troubled young doctor who travels to Burma with her sister. As the political climate turns dangerous, she is forced to flee with a wanted dissident who helps her search for a way out of the country. Directed by Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominee John Boorman ("The Tailor of Panama," "Excalibur"). Also starring, Spalding Gray ("Kate & Leopold," "How High") and Victor Slezak (TV's "Guiding Light," "The Siege").
In this John Ford classic, John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara are embroiled in an epic battle with the Apaches and each other. Lt. Col. Yorke (John Wayne) leads his cavalry troops to the Rio Grande to fight a warring tribe.
Howard Winstone became Featherweight Champion of the World at the age of 29 in 1968. What makes Howard's story quite remarkable is that as a young man he lost the tips of three fingers in an industrial accident.
Cinderella, an orphan, is now under the control of her evil stepmother and stepsisters. With the help of her friends, she is able to fall in love with the Prince, while helping him win over his own obstacles.