Sydney Pollack directs Burt Lancaster, Shelley Winters, Ossie Davis and Telly Savalas in this lively and ribald western about a frontier-wise fur trapper who loses his pelts to a band of Kiowas in exchange for a slave he doesn't want.
The young granddaughter of an abusive grandfather finds happiness when she's taken under the wing of an older black couple. Her mother tries to overcome the family's problems, but she's continually beaten back by her controlling father.
John Brighton and his wife Ellen are faced with a merciless illness that will either confirm their love or destroy their marriage. They've vowed to love each other forever - "in sickness and in health." But when John's wife receives a devastating medical diagnosis, can their family weather the storm? This triumphant love story is a life-changing testimony with a special appearance by Billy Graham.
One dark November night a stranger rides into a small prairie town. Who is he? Why has he come? The townspeople wish he were a doctor, a dressmaker, or a trader. But the children have the greatest wish of all, a deep, quiet, secret wish. Then a young girl named Lucy befriends the newcomer she discovers fulfillment of her wishes and the answer to her town's dreams.
Marcus is a passive black family man in Bolalusa, Lousiana, who refuses to get involved in the civil rights movement. All that changes when he is arrested for trying to defend his daughter during a protest, triggering a desire to finally take a stand.
Walter Matthau was barely three when his father deserted the family. Poverty and New York street smarts produced a self-deprecating humor that never left.
Having switched identities with an impersonator years before his "death", but having missed his chance to switch back, Elvis (Bruce Campbell) ends up an elderly resident at a nursing home in East Texas. Together with a fellow resident who believes he's President Kennedy (Ossie Davis), Elvis must battle an evil Egyption entity who has chosen their care facility as his hunting grounds.
Socially conscious Dap plans to shake up homecoming at Mission College by staging a political action against the school’s elitist Greek system, while his conflicted cousin crosses over to “Gamma” Land—setting off a weekend of rivalry, romance and rituals.