WAR OF THE WORLDS

War of the Worlds is a Canadian/American science-fiction television series that ran for two seasons, from October 7, 1988 to May 14, 1990. The series is a sequel to the 1953 film The War of the Worlds, a loose adaptation of the novel of the same title by H. G. Wells, using the same war…

Midnight Caller

“Midnight Caller” starred Gary Cole as Jack Killian, a former San Francisco police detective who had quit the force after he accidentally shot his partner to death in a confrontation with armed criminals. After lapsing into alcoholism, Killian receives an offer from the owner-operator of KJCM-FM, to become “The Nighthawk”, host of an overnight talk…

THE REAL GHOSTBUSTERS

The Real Ghostbusters is an American animated television series, a spinoff of the 1984 movie Ghostbusters. The series ran from September 13, 1986 to October 5, 1991, and was produced by Columbia Pictures Television, DiC Enterprises, and Coca-Cola Telecommunications. J. Michael Straczynski was story editor, and wrote episodes for every season except four and seven.…

HARDCASTLE AND MCCORMICK

Hardcastle and McCormick is an American action/drama television series from Stephen J. Cannell Productions, shown on ABC from 1983 through 1986. The series stars Brian Keith as Judge Milton C. Hardcastle and Daniel Hugh Kelly as ex-con and race car driver Mark “Skid” McCormick. The series premise was somewhat recycled from a previous Cannell series,…

Moonlighting

The serie evolves around the cases investigated by the “Blue Moon Detective Agency” and its two partners, Madelyn “Maddie” Hayes (Shepherd) and David Addison Jr. (Willis). The show, with a mix of mystery, sharp dialogue, and sexual tension between its two leads, introduced Bruce Willis to the world and brought Cybill Shepherd back into the…

The Thorn Birds

Father Ralph is an ambitious Irish priest who, as a result of insubordination, is relegated to a remote country of Australia. Here he create a friendly relationship with a rich old woman, owner of a large ranch, which often visits in the hope that she can help him to get rid from exile. For its…

V

A race of aliens arrive on Earth in a fleet of many saucer-shaped motherships, which hover over major cities across the world. They reveal themselves as “the Visitors” and they reach out in friendship, ostensibly seeking the help of humans to obtain chemicals and minerals needed to aid their ailing world. Television journalist cameraman Michael…

ALICE

Alice is an American television sitcom that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her young son to start life over again, and finds…

KUNG FU

Kung Fu is an American action-adventure martial arts western drama television series starring David Carradine. The series aired on ABC from October 1972 to April 1975 for a total of 63 episodes. Kung Fu was preceded by a full-length feature television pilot, an ABC Movie of the Week, which was broadcast on February 22, 1972.…

MANHUNTER

The Manhunter is an American crime drama that was part of CBS’ lineup for the 1974–1975 television season. The series was produced by Quinn Martin and starred Ken Howard as Dave Barret, a 1930s-era private investigator from Idaho. The series’ premise would have Dave going from his parents’ farm in Idaho to other parts of…