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1. The Quiet Earth (1985)

R | 91 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A man named Zac Hobson awakens to find himself alone in the world. In a desperate attempt to search for others, he finds only two who have their own agenda.

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Bruno Lawrence, Alison Routledge, Pete Smith, Anzac Wallace

Votes: 23,135 | Gross: $2.12M

2. Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997)

PG | 86 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

4.7
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16-year-old Jesse and old friend Randolph try to foil an illegal whaler threatening Willy and his pregnant mate.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Jason James Richter, August Schellenberg, Annie Corley, Vincent Berry

Votes: 8,629 | Gross: $3.52M

3. Eerie, Indiana (1991–1992)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Teenage weirdness investigator Marshall Teller adventures through his new small-town home with his friends, geeky Simon Holmes and mysterious Dash X.

Stars: Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes, Francis Guinan

Votes: 4,576

4. Zandalee (1991)

R | 100 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

4.4
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Thierry's wife Zandalee married the poet, he once was. Taking over his dad's company in New Orleans gives him stress and impotence. Thierry meets his high school buddy Johnny at a bachelor party. The painter Johnny can satisfy Zandalee.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Erika Anderson, Judge Reinhold, Joe Pantoliano

Votes: 3,185

5. Fifteen and Pregnant (1998 TV Movie)

Unrated | 96 min | Drama

5.7
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Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Park Overall, Julia Whelan, David Andrews

Votes: 2,078

6. Endless Bummer (2009)

R | 87 min | Comedy

3.7
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A group of teens and a veteran surfer take a road trip from Ventura, California to the San Fernando Valley in order to track down a prized stolen surfboard.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Khan Chittenden, Colton James, Ray Santiago, Allison Scagliotti

Votes: 1,115

7. Goodbye Pork Pie (1980)

R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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Local goon, Gerry, hires a yellow mini in Kaitaia using a stolen license. John's wife has just left him and moved to Invercargill. He is devastated and needs to talk to her. He has no ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Tony Barry, Kelly Johnson, Claire Oberman, Shirley Gruar

Votes: 1,012

8. Where the Red Fern Grows (2003)

PG | 86 min | Drama, Family

6.4
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Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.

Directors: Lyman Dayton, Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Joseph Ashton, Dave Matthews, Renee Faia, Mac Davis

Votes: 975

9. Knight Rider 2010 (1994 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 91 min | Sci-Fi

3.2
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Loosely based on the popular television series of the 80's, this movie brings the story into an apocalyptic time and a new "KITT".

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Richard Joseph Paul, Hudson Leick, Michael Beach, Don McManus

Votes: 759

10. The King and Queen of Moonlight Bay (2003 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama

6.6
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A college girl decides to get to know her estranged father before she begins her education, but his life turns out to be nothing that she expected.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Tim Matheson, Sean Young, Edward Asner, Kristen Bell

Votes: 671

11. The Wedding Dress (2001 TV Movie)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.8
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When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Margaret Colin, Tyne Daly, Kathryne Dora Brown

Votes: 456

12. Morgan's Ferry (2001)

PG-13 | 91 min | Crime, Drama

5.6
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Three escaped convicts hide out in the home a reclusive woman as they wait to catch a ferry.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Billy Zane, Kelly McGillis, Henry Rollins, Johnny Galecki

Votes: 432

13. Raising Waylon (2004 TV Special)

TV-PG | 120 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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Eating café-owner Reg(inald) and photographer Julia had only one date, because mutual friends tried to match them, and accepted to become their son's godparents. But when that couple dies, ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Thomas Gibson, Poppy Montgomery, Jeremy Bergman, Doris Roberts

Votes: 328

14. Into the Badlands (1991 TV Movie)

R | 89 min | Horror, Western

5.1
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A bounty hunter searches the west for a wanted outlaw named Red Roundtree.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Bruce Dern, Mariel Hemingway, Helen Hunt, Dylan McDermott

Votes: 292

15. Secret of Giving (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 96 min | Drama, Western

6.8
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As Christmas approaches, a single mother (played by Reba McEntire) struggles to raise her son and keep up the payments on her Oregon ranch, which is difficult since she's heavily in debt. ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Reba McEntire, Thomas Ian Griffith, Ronny Cox, Devon Alan

Votes: 263

16. Audrey's Rain (2003 TV Movie)

84 min | Drama, Family

5.6
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Jean Smart and Richard Gilliland star in "Audrey's Rain" for Hallmark. Jean plays Aunt Audrey, who took in her sister's two kids after her sister's recent suicide.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Jean Smart, Richard Gilliland, Allison Barcott, Samantha Bennett

Votes: 227

17. Starlight Hotel (1987)

PG | 93 min | Drama

6.8
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It is Depression era New Zealand and school-kid Kate is missing her father badly. The temptation to seek him out leads her into diverse and intense encounters with fate.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Greer Robson-Kirk, Peter Phelps, Bruce Phillips, Alice Fraser

Votes: 222

18. Crooked Earth (2001)

100 min | Drama

5.6
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Forces of tradition and tribal pride collide with government authority.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Temuera Morrison, Jaime Passier-Armstrong, Lawrence Makoare, Quinton Hita

Votes: 211

19. Shadows of Desire (1994 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Thriller

5.6
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A woman is torn between her love for a gentle man, and her secret passion for his dangerous brother.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Nicollette Sheridan, Joe Lando, Adrian Pasdar, Richard Roundtree

Votes: 189

20. Sins of Silence (1996 TV Movie)

86 min | Drama

6.2
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A former nun who has become a rape counselor defies a court order to release her file on a rape victim.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Holly Marie Combs, Cynthia Sikes, Sean McCann

Votes: 168

21. Thrill (1996 TV Movie)

PG | 95 min | Action, Drama

4.9
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A disgruntled worker rigs a bomb, triggered by a motion sensor, on the roller coaster at a financially troubled amusement park.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Antonio Sabato Jr., Stepfanie Kramer, Ted Marcoux, Christine Harnos

Votes: 164

22. Klynham Summer (1982)

PG | 88 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
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The same night as a girl is slain in the woods, the teenagers Sam and Les are robbed of all of their hard earned hens. In the quest for their hens they cross the murderer's path.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Jono Smith, Tracy Mann, Daniel McLaren, John Carradine

Votes: 159

23. Eerie, Indiana (1991–1992)
Episode: ATM with a Heart of Gold (1991)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Marshall's Dad invents Mr Wilson, a friendly ATM - so friendly that when Simon stops to chat, the machine starts giving him money (despite him not even having a bank account), which throws the whole of Eerie into bankruptcy.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes, Francis Guinan

Votes: 109

24. Eyes of Terror (1994 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 91 min | Thriller

4.5
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Dr. Jesse Newman is assigned to treating David, a grieving policeman who lost his partner in a shootout. It seems the case is solved, until a lucky coin belonging to David's partner ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Barbara Eden, Ted Marcoux, Missy Crider, Joan Pringle

Votes: 103

25. Search for Grace (1994 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
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A woman haunted by disturbing flashbacks discovers through hypnotherapy that she and her boyfriend led parallel lives with a doomed couple from 1927.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Lisa Hartman, Ken Wahl, Richard Masur, Suzzanne Douglas

Votes: 101

26. Taking Back Our Town (2001 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 90 min | Drama

6.2
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A true story about a concerned housewife, Pat Melancon, who tries to block Shintech, a massive Japanese petrochemical conglomerate, from building a plant in her toxic township already known... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Laura Innes, Ruby Dee, Chris Bauer, Myndy Crist

Votes: 98

27. Eerie, Indiana (1991–1992)
Episode: Scariest Home Videos (1991)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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It's Halloween and Marshall and Simon are stuck at home babysitting Simon's younger brother Harley. But the night isn't as boring as they expected, when Harley switches places with the mummy from the monster movie he's watching.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes, Francis Guinan

Votes: 96

28. Between Love and Honor (1995 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Steve Collura is an undercover cop out to infiltrate Carlo Gambino's mob. He soon falls in love with Gambino's daughter Maria and must make a choice between his duties as a police officer, ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Grant Show, Géza Kovács, Maria Pitillo, Nigel Bennett

Votes: 91

29. A Mother's Instinct (1996 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 88 min | Drama

5.7
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Divorcee, Holly Mitchell, remarries widower, Carl Gibbons, the father of two small boys. When she begins to question his past, he disappears with the boys. She then learns that the boys' ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Debrah Farentino, John Terry, Lynne Thigpen

Votes: 89

30. TV 101 (1988–1989)

60 min | Drama

7.3
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Kevin Keegan is a recently divorced TV news photographer who quits his job and returns to Roosevelt High School to teach the kids how to make a weekly cable TV show. Principal Steadman ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Robards, Brynn Thayer, Leon Russom, Andrew Cassese

Votes: 77

31. The President's Child (1992 TV Movie)

92 min | Thriller

5.3
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James Guthrie is a candidate for the presidency of the United States. Eight years ago he fell in love with Elizabeth Hemming, nowadays a famous hostess/reporter. Guthrie doesn't know Jason,... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Donna Mills, Trevor Eve, John Kidwell, James Read

Votes: 37

32. Against the Law (1990–1991)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Simon MacHeath, a brash and firey lawyer, has left his job at a prestigious law firm to start his own practice. His reputation for exploding into emotional outbursts during trials has ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael O'Keefe, Suzzanne Douglas, Elizabeth Ruscio, M.C. Gainey

Votes: 27

33. Numero Bruno (2001 TV Movie)

68 min | Documentary

8.1
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Director: Steve La Hood | Stars: Simon Morris, Bruno Lawrence, Andy Anderson, Alun Bollinger

Votes: 15

34. Heart of the High Country (1985– )

100 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Set in the 1880s, Ceci leaves her home in England for the untamed territory of New Zealand. She faces a series of challenges that will ultimately prove if she's meant to live in the high country.

Stars: Kenneth Cranham, Valerie Gogan, John Howard, Frank Whitten

Votes: 10

35. Birth with R.D. Laing (1978)

57 min | Documentary

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Takes a critical look at the institutionalization of childbirth practices in Western society. Filmed from the point of view of the mother and baby, commentary by Dr. R.D. Laing raises ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: R.D. Laing, Helen Brew

37. Men and Super Men (1975)

31 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Eddie Wright, Norris Smith, Stephen Tozer, Stephen Crane

38. The Sapphire Kids (2011)

7 min | Short

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Director: Raven Rodke | Stars: Destiny Dickinson, Konnor Dickinson, Kya Garduno, Darlene Hansen

39. Against the Law (1990–1991)
Episode: A Safe, New World (1990)

Comedy, Drama

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Mac helps a 16-year-old prodigy gain emancipation from his family, then learns they have mob ties.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Michael O'Keefe, Suzzanne Douglas, Elizabeth Ruscio, M.C. Gainey

40. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Kenneth Cranham, Valerie Gogan, John Howard, Bill Johnson

41. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Kenneth Cranham, Ross Duncan, Valerie Gogan, John Howard

42. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Kenneth Cranham, Rebekah Davies, Valerie Gogan, Elizabeth Hawthorne

43. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Michele Amas, Kenneth Cranham, Valerie Gogan, John Howard

44. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Peter Bland, Kenneth Cranham, Myra Dalziel, Valerie Gogan

45. Heart of the High Country (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1985)

Drama, Romance

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Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Michele Amas, Peter Bland, Kenneth Cranham, Valerie Gogan

46. TV 101 (1988–1989)
Episode: First Love: Part 2 (1989)

Drama

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After seeking advice from family and friends, Chuck and the pregnant Jamie finally decide to marry.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Sam Robards, Brynn Thayer, Leon Russom, Andrew Cassese

47. Against the Law (1990–1991)
Episode: We, the Jury (1990)

Comedy, Drama

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Mac holds Christmas Eve court in the mayor's home, where a homeless man's hostages are used as the jury in the man's fight against city hall.

Director: Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Michael O'Keefe, Suzzanne Douglas, Elizabeth Ruscio, M.C. Gainey



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