On September 11, 2001, the American people watched the terrible events unfold. But what happened behind the scenes, in the private quarters of Washington-the decisions, the deliberations, the strategies, the dread, the incomprehension-offers a revealing perspective on a defining moment in American history that will open your eyes.
In this chilling telling of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel of terror, Dr. Henry Jekyll is a respected physician whose experiments with man's dark side has unleashed a serial killer named Edward Hyde. Jekyll may have found a compassionate ally in attorney Claire Wheaton, but neither realizes the terrifying lengths Hyde will go to, to gain control.
Based on the same Hans Christian Andersen story that inspired Disney's FROZEN, this effects-filled story of a young woman's courageous quest through icy lands to save her boyfriend from the clutches of curse. Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Bridget Fonda stars as the title character.
Grandpa and Shane trek across the open vistas and distant Black Hills of South Dakota en route to the All Nations ceremony. Along this peaceful terrain, and under the calm of the moon, it's also the perfect time for Grandpa to tell his stories as they were told to him, perhaps for the last time.
The inspired prequel to Peter Pan continues, sweeping in time from the turbulent seas of the pirates of the Caribbean to the back alleys of a vividly rendered Dickensian London to a world of pure imagination.
Accompanying two priests to the East to ostensibly convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Venetian trader Marco Polo eventually pushes bravely forth alone toward a fabled heartland. Accepted as an envoy into Khan's court, Marco Polo advances as a Mongol grandee where for twenty extraordinary years he is marooned on the far side of the world. What he eventually brings back with him to the West is a chronicle that changed history.
This is Terry Pratchett's ingenious overture to the outlandish and now-legendary Discworld. Incompetent wizard Rincewind involuntarily becomes guide to the Discworld's first ever tourist, naïve optimist Twoflower and his magical wooden luggage. Together, in the ultimate package holiday, the trio battle wizards, elude druid mercenaries, ride dragons but can Rincewind defeat his nemesis Trymon and save Discworld from ultimate destruction?
In the magical world of Earthsea, the Amulet of Peace has ensured harmony between humans and dragons for centuries. But when the Amulet is broken and a piece of it disappears, it's up to a neophyte wizard to restore balance and stop a nefarious king from conquering Earthsea's islands. A richly imagined epic based on Ursula K. Le Guin's multiple award-winning classic tale. Stars Shawn Ashmore, Kristin Kreuk, Sebastian Roche, Danny Glover, Isabella...
In Mark Twain's timeless classic, a boy of meager means and a prince of exuberant wealth eagerly switch places, each envious of the other. However, the boys quickly discover that no one's life is what it seems.
When the sunstones, which keep the peace in dinotopia, fail, only Karl, David and Marion can find a way to keep their world from destruction. Based on the bestselling books by James Gurney. Stars Tyron Leitso, Wentworth Miller, Katie Carr, David Thewlis, Jim Carter and Alice Krige.
From the imagination of best-selling novelist Terry Pratchett comes a deliriously twisted take on the holiday season. In the parallel universe of Discworld, it's the night before Hogswatch, that special time when the Hogfather delivers presents to the kiddies at the mid-winter festival in the medieval melting pot of Ankh-Morpork. But when the Hogfather is kidnapped by a cadre of villains called the Auditors, the inspiring belief in Hogswatch could...
H.G. Wells foresaw the future in such visionary novels as The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds. This mini-series from Sonar Entertainment brings those visions to life with an inventive speculation on the origins of his brilliant flights of fantasy.
As the tale of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves unfolds, the Sultan realises that the story bears a striking resemblance to to his own life : and could even offer a solution to his ongoing conflict with his jealous brother.
Based on the cherished novel by Herman Melville - the definitive epic of New England seafaring life. Captain Ahab is pitted against a legendary white whale that is also his age-old nemesis. His avenging hunt brings a cataclysmic end to himself and his crew.
An imaginative reworking of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," with modern-day twists. A leather-clad, soul-sucking sorceress named Azkadellia has scorched the once-beautiful O.Z. into a desolate wasteland. Its only hope lies with an "outsider" named DG, a young Midwestern woman, whose troubling dreams have summoned her to the doomed paradise. She not only changes the fate of the O.Z. but discovers, as well, her own destiny in this strange new world.