Most Popular Titles With Fern Persons
2. Field of Dreams (1989)
PG | 107 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come.
Votes: 93,384 | Gross: $64.43M
3. Risky Business (1983)
R | 99 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A Chicago teenager is looking for fun at home while his parents are away, but the situation quickly gets out of hand.
Votes: 67,605 | Gross: $63.50M
4. Hoosiers (1986)
PG | 114 min | Drama, Sport
A coach with a checkered past and a local drunk train a small town high school basketball team to become a top contender for the championship.
Votes: 37,103 | Gross: $28.61M
6. Early Edition (1996–2000)
TV-PG | 41 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
His name is Gary Hobson. He gets tomorrow's newspaper today. He doesn't know how. He doesn't know why. All he knows is when the early edition hits his doorstep, he has twenty-four hours to set things right.
7. Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Votes: 6,897 | Gross: $20.01M
8. Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
R | 97 min | Drama
Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson, soon to be graduating high school wants to go to Florida to study oceanography. ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,474 | Gross: $4.74M
10. On the Right Track (1981)
PG | 97 min | Comedy, Romance
Lester is a homeless shoeshine boy living in a railway station. He's got this funny knack for picking the winning horses' names out of the paper while shining shoes. When word gets around, ... See full summary »
12. Hard Knox (1984 TV Movie)
96 min | Comedy, Drama
A retired fighter pilot becomes the head of his alma matter military high school for two weeks with hilarious consequences. He shapes up the school and raises morale so that they are able ... See full summary »
13. Jack and Mike (1986–1987)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
The stories revolve around Jackie, a newspaper columnist for a Chicago newspaper, and Mike, a restaurant owner, live a fast paced life and their careers often interfere in their plans. ... See full summary »
14. Cavalcade of America (1952–1957)
60 min | Drama
Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.
17. Boricua (2004)
R | 100 min | Drama
Slice of life in a Chicago neighborhood of Puerto Ricans, or boricuas. Tata wants to win a beauty pageant, Germán wants to succeed in real estate: both have few scruples. Lola is a college ... See full summary »
18. Man of Steel (1967)
An odd morality tale of a film that falls into three distinct parts. It opens in a steel town where a group of workers oppose the forces of capitalism, then switches to a wilderness ... See full summary »
19. Chicago Story (1981 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
This is the story of a pair of cops, a pair of doctors, and a pair of lawyers. And how the shooting of a little girl affects their lives.
20. The Golden Gloves Story (1950)
Passed | 76 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
Joe Riley is a boxing referee whose life-code is the same as the sporting rules of the prizefight ring. Two Golden Glove (a tournament for amateur prizefighters) contestants Nick Martel, a ... See full summary »
23. Adventure in Dairyland (1956– )
Annette Funicello and Sammy Ogg visit a 560 acre dairy farm in Wisconsin. In the eight episode serial Mr. and Mrs, McCandless and their three children show them how their big dairy farm is run.
Cavalcade of America (1952–1957)
25 min | Drama
A Chicago fire investigator attempts to apprehend the arsonist who has set a series of blazes in run-down buildings near the river. He suspects that the perpetrator might be part of the ... See full summary »
Early Edition (1996–2000)
TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Gary tries to convince a prison that two criminals are escaping, however they do not believe him. The criminals escape to Gary's hometown. Gary tries to help the local sheriff, but the sheriff does not like Gary and refuses his help.
Missing Persons (1993–1995)
60 min | Drama, Crime
As we meet the characters, Johnny investigates a case of a little Polish girl snatched on a subway train, Carlos tries to find a 14 year old victim of sexual abuse, Bobby searches for a ... See full summary »
TV-14 | 46 min | Drama, Romance
Romano observes the ER, and rubs the staff the wrong way. Lucy finds out that an elderly patient's bedsore is really much more. Carter breaks up with his girlfriend. The power goes out at ... See full summary »
Early Edition (1996–2000)
TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Gary saves a psychic from a building with a gas leak. She thinks he is a psychic and admits she is a fake. When a young child is kidnapped, they are forced to work together to save the child.
American Playhouse (1981– )
Under the Biltmore Clock
PG | 79 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In 1915 Chicago, 21-year-old Myra Harper sets her sights on the wealthy and reserved Knowleton Whitney to get him to marry her. All goes well, but later when Myra gets to meet his wacky ... See full summary »