You can talk about the Beatles and Ed Sullivan, but most American music fans can trace their love affair with the big beat in a direct line to Dick Clark and American Bandstand, which spent 32 years…
Narrator: Jon Granik.
Band: Clifford Cater, Don Grolnick, Jimmy Johnson, Michael Landau, Carlos Vega; Singers: Valerie Carter, David Lasley, Kate Markowitz, Arnold McCuller.
Director, Donna Deitch. Writer, Michele Gallery. Photography, Tobias Schliessier; editor, Harvey Rosenstock. 120 min.
Host: David Maybury-Lewis.
Elizabeth Montgomery, looking svelte and youthful, returns to TV films with a based-on-fact number in which she plays realtor-eatery owner Gayle Wolfer, but it's a humdrum affair written by Daniel…
Host: Lt. John Bunnell.
Just in time for Mother's Day, this CBS special is a lighthearted look at how mothers have been portrayed on television and--more important--plays to audiences' recent craze for vintage TV.
Adapted from a Ross Macdonald novel, "Criminal Behavior" is a breezy whodunit , as well as a terrific vehicle for Farrah Fawcett. The convoluted plot is rather formulaic, but it contains enough…
Unfocused second half of this melodrama helps kill any believability in the characters or their tragic situation in "In My Daughter's Name." Main message gleaned from telepic is to never accept a…
"A Dream on Fire" accomplishes its purpose on numerous fronts: It is educational and, at the same time, compelling for children and adults as the tough but comforting Ellerbee leads a group of 10…