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1. The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Cleaning Up (2002)
Stringer reorganizes everything after the raids: no telephones, no pagers and more importantly, no dope now that their main stash has been seized. Avon and Stringer start to target anyone who could do them harm and are cleaning house. Shardene gets contact lenses and agrees to wear a wire at the club. With the wire dead, the Deputy Chief wants some of the men on Daniels' squad returned to regular duties. Wallace has returned to the pit but Stringer thinks he may be the snitch they've been worried about. Everyone is getting nervous about the squad looking into campaign contributions including the DA and Senator Clay Davis. The Deputy Chief orders an end to the investigation and the arrest of Avon Barksdale. Freamon and Prez finally figure out why Avon has been buying abandoned commercial properties. D'Angelo is arrested but breaks away from Avon when he hears about Wallace.
2. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Vengeance Factor (1989)
The Enterprise is transporting the Sovereign Marouk in an attempt to get a break away group of her people to return to the fold, so to speak. They broke away almost 100 years ago and and are now known as the Gatherers, a band of scavengers forever raiding and scavenging anything they can get their hands on. Marouk is prepared to offer them an amnesty but there is a great deal of mistrust between them. Commander Riker meanwhile takes an interest in Marouk's cook Yuta, but the attention of the crew is diverted to finding a saboteur when one of the Gatherers is killed.
3. The Americans (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Stingers (2015)
Stan and other agents accompany the FBI defectee to "Tootsie" and she plants Intel in the Ladie's. Philip has to break away from a family dinner to be Jim and hook up with Kimmy; he recovers a tape with critical intel for the Centre. Elizabeth and Philip check out a hotel where Muhajideen are expected to stay; Elizabeth makes yet another conquest. Yousef is traveling to the U.S. to meet with Philip. Henry starts to bond with Stan and Paige confronts her parents. Paige asks whether her parents are in "witness protection" and/or why the family is not normal. Arkady and others at the Rezidentura get a note from "Willow," the FBI defectee. When her parents finally tell her the truth about their heritage and their real jobs, Paige may not be able to deal with the ramifications.
4. 24 (2001 TV Series)
Episode: Day 5: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (2006)
CTU goes in to lock-down following the nerve gas attack. The gas remains a threat to the survivors as it breaks away seals protecting safe zones in the building. The terrorists begin to move towards their next target as Vice President Hal Gardner tries to convince President Logan to declare martial law in the city of Los Angeles.
5. Baywatch (1989 TV Series)
Episode: Hot Stuff (1995)
During a long, hot, drought-ridden summer day, Logan becomes jealous when Cody begins to flirt with Caroline during and after rescues. Also, Neely wants to break away from manning the switchboard and become a tower lifeguard, in which Stephanie seeks to prevent. Kaye asks Hobie to help volunteer a group of four young blind children she is looking after at a blind school. But things take another turn when a huge brush fire, fueled by toxic chemicals, traps Hobie and his young blind charges in the hills and Mitch is the only one who can save them.
6. Columbo (1971 TV Series)
Episode: Murder, a Self Portrait (1989)
Max Barsini is an artist who has a most unusual living arrangement with three women. He is married to Vanessa, and Julie is his live in model. Louise is his first wife who lives next door. Max takes delight in the way they fight for his attention, but also likes to control them. So when Louise starts seeing a psychologist, Max not only fears that she will break away but also that she will reveal a secret that Max will kill to keep hidden and he does. He makes it appear that she drowned but Columbo knows something is wrong.
7. Six Feet Under (2001 TV Series)
Episode: The Dare (2004)
Claire has taken a liking to her friend Edie but is having difficulty coming to terms with her emotions. With Vanessa suspicious, Rico decides to tell Sophie he can't come by anymore. She's at her manipulative best and he can't bring himself to break away. Vanessa follows him and assumes the worse when she sees her. Nate and Brenda have been sleeping together but he also goes on a date with a fellow worker from the pet retreat. George and Ruth's relationship is strained and he invites her on his annual fossil hunt. Their outing doesn't go well and they end up at her sister Sarah's house. Sarah's overcome her addiction but Ruth realizes she may have more in common with her sister than she would like to admit. Keith is on tour with Celeste who takes them to a gay bar.
Joan Morrison postpones the treatment of two tumors, they get bigger and bigger and she dies of cancer. David is feeling better, but he is still much traumatized. Rico breaks with Sophia, but Vanessa sees him leaving Sophia's house and sends him away from home. Ruth is paranoid with George, and decides to follow him in his fossil hunt in the canyon. She decides to go with him to Sarah's house, where she meets Bettina. Brenda sleeps with Nate and decides to tell Joe. Celeste is upset after losing her favorite earrings, and she decides to go to a gay bar, and Keith discloses his sexual preference to Javier. Claire decides to have a homosexual experience with Edie.
8. Leverage (2008 TV Series)
Episode: The 10 Li'l Grifters Job (2011)
The team is hired to take down corrupt Morris Beck, millionaire architect/builder and owner of Beckworx. The whole team attends his Murder Mystery Masquerade gala but, before they can steal evidence and break away clean, Morris Beck drops dead. Nate, looking just like Ellery Queen, (wearing the exact hat worn on the series by Jim Hutton) is almost cast as the evil murderer.
9. Three's Company (1977 TV Series)
Episode: Good Old Reliable Janet (1978)
Janet begins to feel like her life is lacking something due to her reliable image. The last straw comes when Larry invites her, Jack and Chrissy to brunch at a Persian restaurant, but she can't go because she has to wait for the telephone repairman to arrive. She then decides to break away from her wholesome image by joining a bunch of nudists at the beach with Mrs. Roper, who also feels neglected, especially when she finds out that Stanley was ogling all the nude women. Unfortunately, the police arrive and break up the protest and when Jack, Chrissy, Larry and Mr. Roper find out they rush to the police station to see if they can bail Janet and Helen out of jail.
10. Bonanza (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Reluctant Rebel (1965)
Hoss catches young Billy Penn working with rustlers, but because Billy stops another member of the gang from shooting him, he doesn't tell the boy's father. Billy is embarrassed and bored by his father's hog farm and yearns for a better and more exciting life. But it won't be so easy breaking away from the rustling gang either.
11. Roswell (1999 TV Series)
Episode: Disturbing Behavior (2001)
Laurie breaks away from custody and reluctantly goes with Maria and Michael. They end up at her grandfather's house in Tucson where her aunt and uncle show her very little love. Meanwhile, Max enlists Liz's help to investigate the blue crystal that Michael found at Laurie's burial site. Valenti grows even more suspicious of Sorenson when he attacks Valenti in a momentary fit of rage. Valenti convinces FBI Agent Duff to investigate Sorenson further and she discovers an interesting pattern in his travel.
12. Holby City (1999 TV Series)
Episode: Sink or Swim (2013)
Serena has her hands full when a major incident takes place but is later shocked to discover the new CEO, Guy Self, has arrived without her knowledge. Will they get off on the right foot? Malick is furious when he discovers Jake is working at Holby again but when a particular case takes them both to the edge he realises he must make a clean break away from Holby.
13. Wagon Train (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Wagon to Fort Anderson (1961)
Flint comes across four survivors of an Indian massacre, the two Ellison sisters and two Carder brothers. One of the sisters is deaf and mute. The brothers are the only survivors of their Army unit. The older brother, Joe, wants to desert and take advantage of the situation in order to break away and look for gold. The younger brother, George, is simple-minded and good-hearted but loyal to the older one who raised him. Flint tries to lead the four to safety, but Joe Carder tries to mislead the Ellison sisters into believing that Flint is leading them into danger.
14. Rawhide (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Incident of the Buryin' Man (1963)
Favor and Rowdy find the gabby Polk Tolliver "The Burin Man" with a hearse broken down in Cheyenne territory. The drovers help repair the hearse that evening and when the men turn down Poke's offer to pay them, they accept his offer to play poker as he has a wad of cash. Quince and Scarlet have a winning night. The next day Cole Striker and a woman named Georgia appear after being scared by the Cheyenne. They join the drovers along with Poke. Poke is really a counterfeiter and Cole and Georgia are after him for leaving them holding the bag in previous schemes. Poke unsuccessfully tries to break away but the men don't want to lose their poker partner. When the Cheyenne surround the drive and take Clay prisoner, the drovers are surprised at what they want - the hearse and driver for a grand send-off of their dying chief!
15. Smash (2012 TV Series)
Episode: The Song (2013)
Eileen has to decide if she will sell Nick down the river at the deposition into the illegal funding of "Bombshell". The fact that Nick has gone into hiding may make her decision easier. While the cast and crew wait in limbo as to Bombshell's fate, many, including Derek as director, Tom as musical director, and Karen and ultimately Ivy as chorus work on Veronica Moore's concert, which will be performed in 24 hours to a sold out house. Veronica wants this event to be her big break away from her sweet, ingénue image, or so she says. Despite the fact that a deal has been struck to air this concert on cable television, no one seems very happy due to competing priorities, namely those of Derek, Tom, Veronica, and Veronica's stage-mother mother, Cynthia Moore. Part of those problems may be solved by a new song for Veronica to perform that satisfies all the parties involved. Nothing in Tom and Julia's catalog fits the bill, so Karen thinks that Jimmy could write that song if there isn't one already in his and Kyle's collection. Jimmy and Kyle's pride could get in the way of this their big break. Meanwhile, Julia feels tricked once again by Peter, and she tries to find a way to get back at him, that is unless she sees that he may be right in his thinking.
16. Andromeda (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Shadows Cast by a Final Salute (2003)
Tyr makes his move. He has convinced the Nietcheans he is the genetic reincarnation of Drago Museveni, the progenitor of his race. The Neitcheans break away from the Commonwealth. And he tries to force Dylan into a decision to save his crew by killing of the Drago Katzoff pride, or sacrifice the Andromeda and save the pride.
17. Breaking Away (1979)
Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, the comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys racing bikes and hopes to race the Italians one day, and even takes up the Italian culture, much to his friends and parents annoyance. Meanwhile, the 4 friends try to break away from their townie, Indiana reputation while fighting with nearby college snobs.
18. I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)
Julie James is finally reshaping her life. Her roommate wins a trip for 4 to a tropical island. To break away from stress, Julie and Ray go with her roommate. But, suddenly, she gets another letter. She gets to the island, only to find out someone still knows what they did last summer.
19. Combat! (1962 TV Series)
Episode: Encounter (1967)
Captain Cole [James Daly] is reunited with his son, Jack [James MacArthur], who he hasn't seen in years. Jack is now a reporter who is sent to the front to cover the war. Jack arrives at HQ just as Captain Cole returns from a patrol and it is evident right from the start that his relations with his son are strained. Jack is stopped from going on patrol by his father but eventually manages to join a patrol with Lt Hanley and Captain Cole. The patrol is ambushed by Germans and is pinned down in a farmhouse. Doc is wounded in the first rush and manages to break away into the bush and make his way back to get reinforcements. While they are pinned down in the farmhouse Captain Cole and Jack realise that they are closer than they believed and manage to patch up their problems just as Caje arrives with reinforcements to relieve them.
20. Combat! (1962 TV Series)
Episode: Evasion (1965)
Lt. Hanley has been captured and is taken to an ancient castle that the Germans are using as a POW camp. On his arrival he tells the other POW Officers that he can pinpoint a German ball bearing factory and they decide to help him escape by providing him with a fake Albanian uniform for his escape effort. To get back though he must cross Germany and occupied France. Hanley is lowered from a window by the other prisoners and manages to swim downstream away from the castle. On reaching the rail head he uses fake papers he has been provide with to purchase a rail ticket. While at a break in the journey Hanley is accused by a pair of Hitler Youth and an Officer takes him prisoner. The Officer is actually a British spy named Thorne [Lloyd Bochner] who helps him get away and travels with him towards the Allied Lines. While lunching at a French Café they are approached by a real Albanian Officer and have to make a run for it. While making their get away they are accosted by a Gestapo Officer who manages to wound Thorne after they manage to break away from him. Thorne hides in a warehouse where he is found by Hanley only to both be located by the Gestapo Officer who is then stabbed to death by his French Mistress. Thorne then dies in Hanley's arms after which Hanley makes his escape.
21. Guiding Light (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Episode dated 29 December 1999 (1999)
Jim interrupts Edmund and Beth at the office and after Edmund leaves, proposes to Beth! Beth is thrilled and they go to meet Lillian and Susan to celebrate. Marah is struggling to break away from Chad and Olivia comes to her rescue. Saving Marah keeps Olivia from a planned meeting between a congresswoman, Josh, and Matt. Matt phones Olivia but she covers for Marah. Marah is still convinced Olivia wants to steal her dad from mom, Reva. Later Josh argues with Olivia about missing the meeting and tells her he should have known he couldn't trust her. Edmund tracks Carmen to Towers, where he demands she pay him for their past business dealings together in San Cristobel. He is also intrigued by Carmen's interest in Vanessa Reardon's health. At Millennium, Phillip tells Rick about sleeping with Beth on board the downed airplane in San Cristobel. Phillip wants to admit to Harley he and Beth slept together but Rick doesn't think that is a good idea. Meanwhile, Harley and Abby discuss Abby's reservations about starting a family with Rick.
22. The First 48 (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Stepping Up/Foul Shot (2007)
In Detroit an young man with a new job is playing basketball in the neighborhood he hangs out in when he gets into a fight with some young men who hang out in a house right across the street from the court. The dead man breaks away from the fight and runs up on a porch and in tussle he's shot in the head. In another case a young man is shot outside a club in Dallas. The victim was apparently helping another man who was being robbed when he was shot. There are lots of witnesses but no one will talk. They all afraid to cooperate.
23. Shine (1996)
Based on the true story of Australian pianist David Helfgott, this delightful movie charts the traumatic early years through adulthood. Telling the story in flashback we see David as a child prodigy and as he grows up while his patriarchal father abuses him and his siblings with the memory of his childhood in Europe and the loss of his family in the concentration camps. David finally breaks away from his father and goes away to study overseas, he later suffers a breakdown and returns to Australia and a life in an institution. Many years later he is released and through several twists of fate (in reality even more unlikely than film portrays) he starts playing a piano in a bar before finally returning to the concert hall.
24. Shut Eye (2016 TV Series)
Charlie Haverford is a scammer with a small chain of fortune-telling storefronts and contracts building tricks for a family that controls the business in the greater chunk of Los Angeles. A blow to the head from a client's angry boyfriend intersects with a hypnosis session while auditioning a new "clairvoyant," and suddenly, a man whose entire life has been based on fraud begins to see and feel some very real and fundamental truths. Charlie's wife Linda is sick and tired of their mediocre life and wants to break away from Fonso, the single father who runs the Marks family's psychic empire, and controls the Haverford's future. Rossellini co-stars as Rita, the cunning, seductive, and sadistic matriarch of the Marks clan.
25. Spooksville (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Shell Shock (2014)
Adam's mom is trying to settle back in at home the best she can, though she doesn't remember most of what happened the past couple years. At the Springville Yacht Club, Sally's parents Bill and Dodie are trying to nab the open membership spot. They drag Sally to a dinner there, but she breaks away to investigate the recent disappearance of a young man at the pier. A kid from the Yacht Club follows her there, hitting on her. He then promptly disappears, as well, right after Sally gives him the coin the Yacht Club's commodore gave her. Sally has Adam and Watch meet her there to see about this "snob-eating crustacean." They learn more at the Yacht Club's maritime library, realizing there is a pirate-turned-crab trying to regain his pirate's treasure from a tall ship many years ago. They find that the Commodore has been hiding the treasure, and they drag the treasure chest over to the beach. Sally's parents have disappeared - they're the next ones the Commodore is using as bait to keep the pirate crab from coming after him. Together the kids fool the Commodore - and feed him to the pirate crab, frankly. (Some time has passed; the series' return from a winter break reflects a slightly different style and approach. And just how old is Sally? She has always seemed very young - 12ish? - but the kid who hits on her at the Yacht Club is clearly older, and she's glammed up a bit with hair and makeup in this one. And she's slightly de-spunked!)
26. Poison Ivy: The Secret Society (2008 TV Movie)
After a mysterious death of a young college student occurs late one night at a prestigious New England college, Danielle "Daisy" Brooks nevertheless decides to escape her small town life and transfer herself to this prominent school. This naive country girl is determined to start a new life leaving behind a two year relationship and the ghosts of her parents who died nearly three years ago. Daisy knows that she must break away from her past in order move on and find out what she's ultimately made of.
27. Miss Bala (2011)
At 23, Laura Guerro and her friend Suzu enter the Miss Baja pageant. Both qualify, and while Laura waits at a nightclub for Suzu to break away so they can go shopping, a heavily-armed drug gang murders drug enforcement officials there. Laura escapes unharmed but can't find Suzu, so the next day she looks for her; her dogged behavior brings her to the cartel's attention, and they force her to assist them as they menace her father and younger brother. Lino, the gang's leader, decides Laura should finish the pageant although her only interest is escape. Every day drags her deeper and corruption is pervasive. What alternative is there to death or prison?
28. Encounters at the End of the World (2007 Documentary)
'Werner Herzog' takes his camera to Antarctica where we meet the odd men and women who have dedicated their lives to furthering the cause of science in treacherous conditions. A scientist studies neutrinos, which are everywhere, yet elusive; he likens them to spirits. A researcher's nighttime performance art includes contorting her body into a luggage bag. A survival guide teaches his students to survive white-out conditions by wearing cartoon-face buckets over their heads. Animal researchers milk mother seals as part of their study. Volcanologists offer advice on what to do when a volcano erupts. A pipefitter shows us the anomaly in his hands that he says are a sign he descended from Atzec royalty. A former Colorado banker drives what he has christened Ivan the Terra Bus. An underwater diver shows his colleagues DVDs of apocalyptic sci-fi films like qv##tt0047573##. And -- though Herzog declares he's not "making another film about penguins" -- we meet a penguin researcher who answers the filmmaker's questions about homosexuality and insanity in his subjects. We also meet an individualist penguin, who breaks away from the other birds to run toward the mountains, facing certain death.
29. Company (2002)
Under the leadership of underworld Don Aslam Bhai (Madan Joshi) flourishes a criminal empire in Bombay. His close associates are Mallik (Ajay Devgan) and Chandrakant alias Chandu (Vivek Oberoi). Awaiting the right opportunity, Mallik and Chandu take over from Aslam, and become the two heads of his criminal empire. Times change, and the two also decide to change with the times, and legitimize their empire to a very large extent and call it "Company". Differences arise between easy-going & emotional Chandu and the technical & matter of fact Mallik. A lot of missundersatandings develop between once very good friends, Chandu loses ground and face. He decides to take matters in his own hand & set things right. He breaks away from the gang, and as a result a war results between those loyal to him on one side, and those loyal to Mallik, on the other. Mallik's forces prove to be stronger, Chandu must decide if he compromise with Mallik or go on the right path.
30. Four Friends (1981)
Steve Tesich actually grew up in my hometown, East Chicago,Indiana, and it was hardly a small industrial town. At it's apex, East Chicago had roughly 75,000 residents and, combined with the rest of the Calumet Region, was an integral part of the Chicago area. The Bloomington,Indiana connection came with Tesich attending Indiana University, also my alma mater. That's where he got the inspiration for "Breaking Away."
31. Night Flight (2014)
Three teenage boys Yong-ju, Gi-Woong and Gi-Taek, were once best friends in middle school, but they become estranged from each other once they enter high school. While Yong-ju and Gi-Taek still remain close, Gi-Woong becomes a jjang (Korean slang term meaning "best"), one of the strongest fighters in the school, and begins to hang out with Seong-jin's gang (Seong-jin's parents are powerful figures, making him a bigwig among his schoolmates). Yong-ju becomes concerned when he finds out that Seong-jin's gang is mercilessly bullying Gi-Taek, an eccentric manhwa fan. Under intense pressure to get into a prestigious university because of his financially struggling single mother, Yong-ju develops an unlikely relationship with Gi-Woong, who tries to break away from Seong-jin. But when Gi-Taek learns that Yong-ju is gay, he betrays his friend and joins Seong-jin's gang in ostracizing him, telling them that Yong-ju has loved Gi-Woong for years.
32. Spider-Man (1967 TV Series)
Episode: Cold Storage (1969)
Two jewel thieves are caught in the act by Spidey after robbing a jewelry store at midnight. They are trying to mix the jewels with ice & then smuggle them out of the country. One of the thieves - known as Dr. Cool - manipulates his trick cane, rendering Spidey unconscious. The henchman ties Spidey up & places him in a deep freeze, then turns the temperature to absolute zero! Spidey is unable to free himself before the cold takes over, and he awakes to find the city in ruins & inhabited by cavemen, who attack him. Fleeing from them, he finds himself attacked by a dinosaur & mastodon as well, but then a noise takes over - the sound of a hammer hitting ice and breaking it away from him. Spidey comes to and discovers a human face staring at him - the cavemen & everything else was a dream! The ice man has stopped by the depot to pick up a load, and discovered Spidey in the freezer. When Spidey asks what time it is, he discovers it's midnight, and anticipates another visit from Dr. Cool. Spidey lies in wait for the thieves and sure enough, they show up. The two men are stunned that Spidey is still alive, and Cool again tries the cane trick. This time it fails, and Spidey stops them by pulling open an ice-filled drawer and sending an avalanche of ice on top of them. Police soon arrive and arrest Dr. Cool & his henchman.
33. American High School (2009 Video)
"American High School," a romantic comedy, is centered on two people who marry young and contend with the consequences of "bad" actions. Moreover, it is a story about a young, frightened girl, Gwen Adams who tries to break away from her father, find peace with her husband, and find peace within. In a world that expects everything from her, being herself was the last thing on her mind. When pushed to the breaking point, she discovers her own self-worth. But is it too late?
34. The Bridge to Nowhere (2009)
The Bridge to Nowhere is the story of four young 20-something men from the rough Upper North Side of Pittsburgh. They are stuck in dead-end jobs and struggle with dysfunctional family lives. The guys, inspired by the images of pop culture and the desire to break away from the neighborhood, regularly scheme to make extra money by running minor underground activities, including: sports booking, poker tournaments and house parties. One night during an evening out the four young men stumble across the "new neighbors", two independent prostitutes, Jasper and Candice, who end up inspiring a new business idea. Trapped in her own existence, Jasper, agrees to join forces with the young men to create, quite accidentally, what turns out to be an empire that launches each of them into financial riches. Along the way each character battles their own demons regarding the choices they have made In the end, however, their world comes crashing down on them in grandiose fashion. It's the city of bridges, where water separates the haves and have-nots, the bridge they sought so desperately to cross ultimately ends up being The Bridge To Nowhere
35. The Rose Tattoo (1955)
An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling. His buxom widow Serafina miscarries, then over a period of years draws more and more into herself, trying to force her lovely teenaged daughter Rosa to do likewise. On one eventful day, Rose finally breaks away; Serafina learns of Rosario's affair with another woman; and a new carefree, handsome Italian truck driver enters her life...
36. Dancing with the Stars (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Episode #9.4 (2009)
The nine remaining couples perform either the Quickstep or the Salsa, and the celebrity must break away from their partner for a minimum 15-second solo during the routine. The couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and the viewer votes, is then eliminated.
37. Fists in the Pocket (1965)
Claustrophobia within a family. On a rural estate live three brothers, a sister, and their blind, religious mother. Three of the siblings have epilepsy, the fourth and eldest, Augusto does not, and he's about to break away from the family: he's in love with Lucia and planning to move to the city. Augusto's sister Guilia clumsily tries to frustrate the lovers, while another brother, Alessandro, hatches a far-reaching plot to free himself of his mother's demands and other family responsibilities, to give Augusto the wherewithal to leave with Lucia, and, perhaps, to pursue incestuous impulses with his sister. Does anything stand in his way?
38. 1%ERS (2014 Short Film)
A famous actress Olivia, and her co-star Tatiana break away from their Hollywood bubble and head to a locals dive bar in pursuit of something 'real'. Things take a dark and violent turn when they clash with a group of outlaw bikers over a poker game.
39. Brave New Girl (2004 TV Movie)
Holly has everything it takes to be a star; the voice, the dream and the dedication, but she lacks the means to break away from her humble Texas upbringing. Then she gets the chance to attend an art and music school on the East coast and her future suddenly looks bright. But the road to stardom is a bumpy one. She must compete with the snobby Angela for the star spot and that's the least of her troubles. Luckily, Holly has the support from her mother and her roommate Ditz who prove that being a star has nothing to do with fame and everything to do with faith, family, and friends. Before all the number one hits and the adoring fans, all she had was the dream. Inspired by the book A Mother's Gift by Britney & Lynne Spears...the story of the true meaning of being a star.
40. Everest (2007 Mini-Series)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2007)
Canadian mountaineer John Lauchlan can't resist after his mates have gone home during another preparation for their dream-expedition to Mount Everest, to try a new Rockies route and falls to his death. At his funeral, the mates agree to continue and dedicate their expedition to his memory. One rogue breaks away in protest at the sensible move to find corporate sponsors, even if that means concessions, including an experienced climber being added. Once in Nepal, the rogue is expelled after reports he's wanted a drug suspect, they others soldier on, bravely suffering pranks o top of natural misery such as leeches.
41. Space Pirate Captain Harlock (1978 TV Series)
Episode: The Long Journey from Afar (1978)
"You have awakened the lion that sleeps within me."Due to Harlock's unrelenting resistance, there is a growing resentment between the Mazone military and its civilians. There is a faction in the military saying the civilians are just a nuisance and should be cut off. But the queen has resigned herself to complete the exodus of all her peoples to Earth. When Tesius breaks away from the caravan with a group of Mazone, the queen sends her subordinate Cleo to deliver her punishment. She lets Tesius commit suicide rather than kill her...
42. 42plus (2007)
Successful and attractive Christine is married to the equally profession oriented Georg. They have a teenage child Sonja whom is beginning to break away from the parental nest. Everything appears perfect on the area. Nevertheless, Christine is having an affair with martin, a close friend of the family. The secret arrangement has started to bore her and she's mindful of the fact that her spouse has a long term mistress as well. The yearly summer time vacation in Italy seems to be the one last opportunity to sort things off. Christine finds herself really attracted to a good searching young guy Tamaz. Sexual stress is in the air at first sight! While her daughter Sonja enjoys her very first love with her Italian boyfriend, Christine begins an amour fou with Tamaz which pleases all her erotic dreams and hidden desires. Things get also more complicated whenever her spouse falls in love with his wife again along with her lengthy term lover martin shows as much as celebrate Christine's 42nd birthday celebration together with the family.
43. The Natural World (1983 TV Series)
Episode: The Iceberg That Sank the Titanic (2006)
Documentary about the iceberg that sank the Titanic on April 14, 1912 More than just a giant ice cube in search of a gin and tonic, every iceberg is unique, molded by its ocean journey as it splits, fractures and melts each day. But where do they come from and, more particularly, what were the origins of the iceberg that sealed the fate of the Titanic in April 1912? According to this exquisitely shot documentary, which is a cross between a nature program and a whodunit, the fatal iceberg most likely began as a snowflake that fell in Greenland more than 100,000 years ago. It gradually formed part of a vast glacier before breaking away to become what is known as a mega berg. There are eerie pictures of scientists exploring the tunnels inside icebergs, historic film of the Titanic being constructed and astonishing contemporary footage of a giant iceberg tipping near the fishing village of Ilulissat and the resulting tsunami.
44. The Beast with Five Fingers (1946)
Rich, disabled, iron-willed Francis Ingram lives in a musty, turn-of-the century Renaissace Italian mansion, where, despite having only one hand, he maintains his virtuoso skills on the piano. The wheelchair-bound Ingram has a strong belief in the occult and uses the neurotic Hilary Cummins to maintain his massive library of books on spiritualism and the supernatural. Ingram displays a luridly possessive interest in another assistant, his beautiful nurse Julie Holden, who tries to break away from her employer's obsessive control. She finds herself attracted to Bruce Conrad, a charming local musician who cons wealthy tourists. He maintains an amicable relationship with Ingram but recommends Julie leave her manipulative employer. When Ingram is murdered after writing his last will and testament, greedy relatives swarm to the estate and the list of possible suspect grows.
45. Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992)
Sanjay Lal and Ratan Lal are poor local kids in the beautiful scenic college town of Dehradun. They are always dreaming about being rich and famous. However, while Ratan is willing to work for it, Sanjay wants everything to be given to him. When Ratan loses a crucial race to a rich kid from the snobbish Rajput School, Ratan's father vows to win back the race for the town's poor folks. The movie deals with the trials and tribulation of two men's dreams and of Sanjay's desire to date a rich girl--he gets this opportunity when Devika (Pooja Bedi) comes to town and joins the rich girls' college. Bluffing his way through, he wins Devika's heart as Anjali watches her heart and soul break away. However, when Devika finds out who Sanjay really is, she dumps him and goes back to Deepak Tijori (the rich kid). Before the crucial race, Deepak Tijori and friends almost kill Ratan, who is now unable to compete in the race. Sanjay takes over and with the moral support of his father and his brother, he tries to win the race and Anjali back.
46. Bull (2000 TV Series)
Bull is an American drama series created by Michael S. Chernuchin. It was TNT's first original series, and was cancelled in the middle of Season 1. The show's name is in reference to the bull market, but the airing of the series coincided with the dot-com bubble crash that turned what had until then been a bull economy in the United States into a bear market. Bull is about a group of Wall Street investment bankers that risk everything to break away from an established firm and start their own company. Leading the way is Robert "Ditto" Roberts III, the brilliant grandson of the founder of their former company who must betray his family heritage in order to stake a claim to his own life. His partners - Corey Granville, Marty Decker, Carson Boyd, Alison Jeffers and Marissa Rufo - each with a separate agenda, risk losing everything to join him in the new rival start-up firm that will answer the call of the new economy. With no financing, no clients and the rivalry of every player in town, the team's dreams rest on Hunter Lasky, the hard-hitting negotiations shark who has the potential to give the renegade team of Wall Street brokers the edge and legitimacy they need to succeed in the competitive world of high finance.
47. Here's Boomer (1980 TV Series)
Episode: Me and My Shadow (1980)
Boomer runs into a down on his luck entertainer who's also a heavy drinker. It seems that he was half of a team and he decided to break away from his partner. His partner who has his own TV show wants him to appear on the show but he is uncertain if he can do it. Boomer helps him.
48. Sex Appeal (1986)
This is the story of young Tony Cannelloni as he attempts to break away from his overbearing mom and strike out on his own. He sets himself up with a new apartment, look, and lifestyle to improve his "sex appeal". Through a series of encounters with a variety of women he gets ever closer to achieving his goal. However, a never-ending series of calamities always seem to interrupt his progress.
49. ITV Play of the Week (1955 TV Series)
Episode: The Rose Tattoo (1964)
An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling. His buxom widow Serafina miscarries, then over a period of years draws more and more into herself, trying to force her lovely teen-aged daughter Rosa to do likewise. On one eventful day, Rose finally breaks away; Serafina learns of Rosario's affair with another woman; and a new carefree, handsome Italian truck driver enters her life...
50. The Three Musketeers (1933)
American aviator Tom Wayne (qv##nm0000078##)and his co-pilot, Stubbs (qv##nm0000890##)are flying over an African desert when they see trouble below...Arab bandits are attacking three troopers of the French Foreign Legion. Using the machine gun mounted on his airplane, Wayne quickly stops the Arab attack. The rescued Legionaires---Clancy (qv##nm0611804##), Renard (qv##nm0369058##) and Dutch Schmidt (qv##nm0124287##)introduce themselves as "The Three Musketeers." They inform Wayne that the attackers were followers of "The Devil's Circle," a fanatic cult out to destroy the Foreign Legion by gun-running and insurrection. The cult's leader is El Shaitan, a masked man whose real identity is known to none. Wayne is drawn into the fight through the encouragement of his new friends, and a call for help from an old friend, Armand Corday (qv##nm0001033##), who has been duped into The Devil's Circle, but is trying to break away. But Armand, is killed by an assassin before he can tell what he knows about the cult. Stubbs is also killed. Helped by the Musketeers and Armand's sister, Elaine (qv##nm0356073##)), Wayne sets out to smash the cult.
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