Northern Lights

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Northern Lights (1998)

111 min - Drama, TV Movie - 2 July 1998
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A stranger's call informs Roberta that her estranged brother Frank has died in a small town under bizarre circumstances. Ben, his best friend from college, also gets the call. Arriving just in time for his funeral, it becomes quickly obvious to them that the little slice of small-town America in which they find themselves is like an episode of The Twilight Zone featuring Frank's eccentric friends, his amazing secrets and his stunning final request. Both Ben and Roberta are shocked to discover that Frank not only had a child, but that he has left them responsible for his son's care.

Director:  Linda Yellen

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A stranger's call informs Roberta that her estranged brother Frank has died in a small town under bizarre circumstances. Ben, his best friend from college, also gets the call. Arriving just in time for his funeral, it becomes quickly obvious to them that the little slice of small-town America in which they find themselves is like an episode of The Twilight Zone featuring Frank's eccentric friends, his amazing secrets and his stunning final request. Both Ben and Roberta are shocked to discover that Frank not only had a child, but that he has left them responsible for his son's care.


Collections: Linda Yellen

Tagline: Fate brought her to a small town. But it will take a miracle to keep her there.

Genres: Drama, TV Movie

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  2 July 1998

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Alliance Communications Corporation, Prufrock Pictures, Blue Relief Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 51 min

Nightjohn

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Nightjohn (1996)

92 min - Drama, TV Movie - 1 June 1996
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John is a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the true meaning of freedom.

Director:  Charles Burnett

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John is a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the true meaning of freedom.


Collections: Charles Burnett

Tagline: Words Are Freedom

Genres: Drama, TV Movie

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  1 June 1996

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Production Companies:  Hallmark Entertainment, Sarabande Productions, Signboard Films Production Inc.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 32 min

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken

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Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken (1991)

G 88 min - Drama, Family - 24 May 1991
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A runaway orphan, young Sonora, persists in a menial job mucking stables in Doc Carver's travelling stunt show. Her great wish is to become a death-defying "diving girl," but Doc refuses her pleas. Undaunted, Sonora's gutsy resolve finally convinces him to give her a break. On the brink of stardom, however, a cruel twist of fate threatens to destroy her dream.

Director:  Steve Miner

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A runaway orphan, young Sonora, persists in a menial job mucking stables in Doc Carver's travelling stunt show. Her great wish is to become a death-defying "diving girl," but Doc refuses her pleas. Undaunted, Sonora's gutsy resolve finally convinces him to give her a break. On the brink of stardom, however, a cruel twist of fate threatens to destroy her dream.


Collections: Steve Miner

Genres: Drama, Family

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English, Russian
Release Date:  24 May 1991

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Walt Disney Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 28 min