Best Tv Movie Movies of 1993
Nirvana: Unplugged In New York
Unplugged in New York is a live album by American rock band Nirvana, released on 1 November 1994. The album features an acoustic performance recorded at Sony Music Studios in New York City on 18 November 1993, for the television series MTV Unplugged. The show was directed by Beth McCarthy-Miller and aired on the cable television network MTV on 16 December 1993. In a break with MTV Unplugged convention, Nirvana played mainly lesser-known material and covers of songs by The Vaselines, David Bowie, Lead Belly, and Meat Puppets, whose members Cris and Curt Kirkwood joined Nirvana onstage. SETLIST: 1. "About a Girl" 2. "Come as You Are" 3. "Jesus Doesn't Want Me for a Sunbeam" (The Vaselines) 4. "The Man Who Sold the World" (David Bowie) 5. "Pennyroyal Tea" 6. "Dumb" 7. "Polly" 8. "On a Plain" 9. "Something in the Way" 10. "Plateau" (Meat Puppets) 11. "Oh Me" 12. "Lake of Fire" 13. "All Apologies" 14. "Where Did You Sleep Last Night"
Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by capturing a French Imperial standard: an eagle.
The Halloween Tree
Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.
And the Band Played On
The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.
Barbarians at the Gate
A television movie based upon the book by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, about the leveraged buyout (LBO) of RJR Nabisco.
Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . . . and a vision of life—seen through the eyes of a killer.
During the Peninsular War in Spain against the French, Sergeant Richard Sharpe saves the life of Arthur Wellesley, the future Duke of Wellington and is promoted to Lieutenant. In order to pay the troops Wellesley needs a money draft from the banker Rothschild, but fears he has been captured by the French and sends Sharpe behind enemy lines to find him. Sharpe is given command of a platoon of crack riflemen, led by the surly Irishman Harper and including Hagman and Harris, who resent Sharpe as not being a 'proper officer'.
A television adaptation of the classic Broadway musical.
The Big Freeze
A silent comedy. Two accident-prone plumbers go to fix the plumbing at a home for retired gentle-folk on the coldest day of the year in Finland. Everything that can go wrong for these plumbers goes wrong.
The Last Vampyre
Sherlock Holmes investigates strange and tragic happenings in a village that appear linked to a man who seems to be like a vampire.