The Blackwater LightshipHALLMARK HALL OF FAME - Angela lansbury plays granny, and Gina McKee plays Helen, Dianne Wiest is her daughter Lily, Lily's daughter. Based on the novel by colm toibin, the Blackwater Lightship tells the compelling story of reconciliation between three generations of women, whose relationships have been marked by decades of misunderstandings.
Declan's love for all three women in his family - and theirs for him - begins a powerful journey of love and understanding. The three women are reunited at granny's home in the seaside village of Blackwater, when Lily's son, Declan, who has AIDS, leaves the hospital to spend time at a place he remembers fondly from his childhood.
The Blackwater Lightship - Stars: angela lansbury, Dianne Wiest, Gina McKee, Keith McErlean.
My Sister's KeeperLions Gate - Elizabeth perkins, Kathy Bates, Lynn Redgrave. 2002/color/99 min/NR/fullscreen. A woman cares for her sister with bipolar disorder while keeping her career and personal life in balance.
In From The Night - HallmarkHallmark - However it soon becomes evident that she may be Bobby's only hope. Although he hasn't seen his Aunt Vickie for years, his early childhood memories are undoubtedly the happiest of his life. The timing couldn't be more wrong for Victoria to take on the challenges Bobbly presents - he's uncommunicative and antisocial at least.
Vickie realizes that bobby isn't th only one whose life has been affected - she must also face her own painful memories. As part of his healling, the two of them begin to unravel the events of their family's history. Dirty, hungry and almost unrecognizable, her teenage nephew Bobby Taylor Handley is seeking refuge from a deeply troubled and often violent home life.
In From The Night - Hallmark - . Vickies on the verge of her break as a big writer and involved in a budding romance. From the back of case: a late night knock at Victoria Miller's academy award winner Marcia Gay Harden door changes her life in a way she never could have imagined.
Back When We Were GrownupsHALLMARK - Stars: academy award-winners faye dunaway network & jack palance City Slickers, Tony Award-winner Blythe Danner Butterflies Are Free, Academy Award-nominee Peter Fonda Easy Rider and Peter Riegert Traffic. Based on the new york times best-selling novel by anne tyler, the quirky story revolves around a widow who is contemplating what her life would have been like if she had married someone else and calls her ex-boyfriend to see if she can rekindle the old flame and spice up her life.
Since her husband's death after only six years of marriage, Rebecca has single-handedly raised his ever-challenging and now adult daughters, as well as one of her own. A party planner by trade, rebecca is always cheerful and upbeat, even after many, many years, but, she's still not really sure about her standing in this bizarre family.
Back When We Were Grownups - With courage, and celebration, a woman embarks on a search for herself, grace, for a life she feared was long gone, and for a new awareness she never imagined possible. Rebecca also inherited her husband's uncle, 99-year-old Poppy Jack Palance, a crotchety old man whose total focus is his upcoming 100th birthday.
Riding the Bus with My SisterGrand Central Publishing - Rachel simon brings to light the almost invisible world of adults with developmental disabilities, and, feisty, without sentimentality, portrays Beth as the endearing, finds unlikely heroes in everyday life, independent person she is. Rachel simon's sister Beth is a spirited woman who lives intensely and often joyfully.
The drivers, a lively group, are her mentors; her fellow passengers are her community. A new reader's Guide is also included. One day, beth asks Rachel to accompany her on the buses for an entire year. Riding the bus with my sister was made into a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie starring Rosie O'Donnell and Andie McDowell, and directed by Anjelica Huston.
Riding the Bus with My Sister - Join these two unforgettable sisters on their journey, this time in an even deeper and richer way. In the ten years since rachel simon first invited the world to board the bus with her and her sister, Cool Beth, readers across the globe have been moved by their story. Now, in an updated edition with fifty pages of new content, Rachel Simon reflects on changes in her life, Beth's life, and the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
This heartwarming memoir about the unbreakable bond between two very different sisters takes the reader on an inspirational journey at once unique and universal. Grand Central Publishing. This wise, funny, deeply affecting true story is the chronicle of that remarkable time.
Hallmark Hall of Fame - The Water Is WideHallmark - With unflagging determination and an unconventional style, the new teacher strives instead to inspire the children and involve the whole community in their education. Stars: alfre woodard and jeff hephner features: "Making of" featurette; full-screen version; closed captioned DVD also includes behind-the-scenes interview, biographies, credits and production story.
. Mrs. All dvd's are sold new/sealed in their original packaging. During the late 1960s, a novice schoolteacher comes to a small island off the coast of South Carolina with the hope of bringing literacy and self-respect to the undereducated, African-American children living there. 110 minutes region: Region 1 U.
Hallmark Hall of Fame - The Water Is Wide - S. Running Time: Approx. And Canada only. Grand Central Publishing. Brown, the school's principal and only other teacher, instructs him to be stern and tough to keep his pupils under control.
All of My Heart: The WeddingHallmark B07LDC9MRV - The house that brought them together, Emily s Country Inn, is filled to capacity with happy guests. Their enduring love will once again be tested as the wedding day approaches. Grand Central Publishing. Jenny lacey chabert and Brian Brennan Elliott are planning their incredibly romantic wedding. The pressure is on as jenny and Brian are plagued with financial issues and try to raise enough money to hang onto their home.
Then a distant relative of Emily s arrives and stakes a claim to the house.
Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Home AgainHallmark - While the vase was an heirloom from many generations ago, the origin is suspicious. Grand Central Publishing. With the farm again facing financial hardship, The Postables must choose between doing what s legal and what s moral. When the postables discover an antique vase with a letter inside, they trace the package to three little girls who attempted to sell the vase 18 years ago in order to save their family farm.
Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Beach HouseHallmark - But it is in reconnecting with her mother that she will learn life's most precious lessons true love involves sacrifice, family is forever and the mistakes of the past can be forgiven. Cara rutledge thought she'd left her Southern roots and troubled family far behind. Grand Central Publishing. Shrink-wrapped.
But an unusual request from her mother coming just as her own life is spinning out of control has Cara heading back to the scenic Lowcountry of her childhood summers. Before long, the rhythms of the island open her heart in wonderful ways as she repairs the family beach house, becomes a bona fide "turtle lady" and renews old acquaintances long thought lost.