In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque (Djimon Hounsou) leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed slave Theodore Joadson (Morgan Freeman) wants Cinque and the others exonerated and recruits property lawyer Roger Baldwin (Matthew McConaughey) to help his case. Eventually, John Quincy Adams (Anthony Hopkins) also becomes an ally. [more inside]
Flack: Full Season 2 Season 2, Ep 0
Robyn, an American publicist working for a cutthroat London PR company that represents troubled celebrities, is adept at keeping her client's lives appearing in perfect order, while her own falls to pieces.
In 1950s small town Britain, a doctor develops a relationship with her young patient's mother.
Flack: Brooke Season 1, Ep 4
PR guru Robyn has to come to the aid of Brooke, the founder of an organic cosmetics company.
Flack: Dan Season 1, Ep 3
Robyn has to get a stand-up comic out of a hole.
Flack: Summer Season 1, Ep 2
Robyn tries to distract the press from the fact her client is being dropped by her record label by leaking a fake lesbian sex tape. [more inside]
Flack: Anthony Season 1, Ep 1
Robyn is a flack: a PR, who promotes, publicises and protects her clients. It's her job to fix other people's lives, despite the fact she is incapable of fixing her own.
The story of the last twenty-four hours Monty Brogan (Norton) gets to spend with his two best friends and his girlfriend before he goes to prison for seven years for pushing heroin. [more inside]
Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Real Life Season 1, Ep 5
The lines of reality become blurred between Sarah, a policewoman in the future, and George, a brilliant game designer.
A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives. [more inside]