Andy “Brink” Brinker is the leader of a group of inline skaters who disapprove of corporate sponsorship, believing that skating should be done for fun rather than profit. But when Brink’s family starts having financial problems, he’s forced to compromise his principles and join a sponsored team led by the arrogant Val. Not knowing his motivation, Brink’s friends are stunned by the decision and collectively shun him until the truth comes out.
Category: TV Movie
When a blue-collar couple, down on their luck, accidentally uncovers a long-ago murder, they decide to blackmail the perpertrators. A race to the death ensues when the trio of ruthless industrialists responsible for the murder decide to eliminate the blackmailing couple.
Wealthy Londoner Tony Wendice works out a meticulous scheme to murder his wife and escape undetected. The plan goes awry when the wife fights off the man hired to commit the murder, killing her attacker with a pair of scissors. Thinking quickly, Wendice manages to convince the police that his wife is guilty of premeditated murder. The woman is sentenced to hang for her “crime”, but a diligent police inspector has second thoughts about her guilt.
Chester Masteron owns a famous cosmetics company. For years, he has sought the perfect face to model his company’s products. He finds it in Brett Devereaux and falls in love with her in this tale of greed and glamour.
King Henry VIII wants to divorce his wife, and seeks the approval of the aristocracy. Sir Thomas More is a man of principle and reason, and is thus placed in a difficult position: should he stand up for his principles, risking the wrath of a corrupt King fond of executing people for treason? Or should he bow to the seemingly unstoppable corruption of King Henry VIII, who has no qualms about bending the law to suit his own needs?
Two episodes of the TV series “The Outsider” edited together to create a TV movie. Private detective David Ross has two apparently unconnected cases to investigate in the same day. In the first he is hired by a millionaire who paid a large ransom for his kidnapped daughter twelve years before, but she was never seen again. Later, Ross is contacted by a retired burlesque dancer who’s about to publish her memoirs and possibly reveal the secrets of some important people, but someone is determined to stop her.
This updating of the screwball classic about two brand new angels, a carefree rich couple on earth who have a devil of a time getting into heaven stars Kate Jackson and her then-husband Andrew Stevens (who also were the film’s executive producers) in the roles played in the 1937 original by Constance Bennett and Cary Grant. It also served as a pilot to a prospective new “Topper” series (the earlier one with Anne Jeffreys and husband Robert Sterling as the invisible twosome ran from 1953 to 1956).
A small time crook tries to blackmail a union chief he believes responsible for his friend’s death. But the friend is not dead and resents the intrusion, and trouble ensues.