Bill L. Norton is an American film director, writer and producer. He is most notable as a film director including his first feature film Cisco Pike in 1972. He worked as a screenwriter in the 1970s and '80s, writing the scripts for Convoy and Outlaw Blues, among other films.He also has directed many television series, among them Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, John Doe, Hack, Las Vegas, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Lincoln Heights and Roswell.He is the son of screenwriter William W. Norton, who was convicted in 1986 of importing arms to Northern Ireland for the IRA and the INLA.Sometimes he is credited as B.W.L. Norton, Bill Norton or William Lloyd Norton.
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Their most important job is as parents to their three teenage children, but Eddie and his wife have other jobs as well. When Eddie decides to move his wife and three kids to the inner-city neighborhoo...
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A covert team of special forces operatives risk their lives on undercover missions around the globe, while their wives protect their husbands' secrets.
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Sometimes the messages she receives are confusing and intense, but she tries to communicate with the dead. Conflicts are preventing the spirits from passing over most of the time.
Allison works in the District Attorney's office and uses her intuition to solve crimes by communicating with the dead. She often gets clues to the location of missing people from her dreams.
Threshold was a science fiction drama series that aired on CBS. David S was a producer. The series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an extraterrestrial speci...
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Ed Deline is a strict ex-CIA officer who went from being Head of Security to being President of Operations of the Montecito, whose job is to run the day-to-day operations of the casino. Danny McCoy, E...
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Hack aired on CBS from 2002 to 2004. The life of a former police officer, Mike Olshansky, who left the force after being charged with corruption, is the focus of the series.
The story of a man who wakes up naked on an island off the coast of Seattle, knowing everything in the world there is to know, except for who he is and how and why he ended up there is told by John Do...
The show combines elements of horror, mystery, and comedy. It aired on the Fox Network from 2000 to 2001 for 13 episodes. The show is similar to The X-Files and other supernatural-themed shows that we...
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent
The third iteration of the "Law & Order" franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes...
Pasadena is an American primetime soap opera originally broadcast in the U.S. from September to November 2001 on Fox.
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The Invisible Man
The Invisible Man is a Sci-Fi American television series starring Vincent Ventresca, Paul Ben-Victor, Eddie Jones, Shannon Kenny and Michael McCafferty. Somewhat more successful than previous televisi...
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The vampire Angel, cursed with a soul, moves to Los Angeles and helps people with supernatural-related problems while trying to find his own redemption. Buffy the Vampire Slayer has a spin-off.
There are strange things happening in a small New Mexico town. In 1999, a cute high-school student saves the life of a waitress. The two form a bond that threatens the survival of a secret universe in...
Sons of Thunder
The show ran on CBS from March to April 1999. Walker was the Texas Ranger.
A Crime of Passion
When a physician is murdered, his oldest daughter is accused of the crime, but the man's new wife may not be all that she appears.
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Every Mother's Worst Fear
Faced with her parents' recent divorce, her mother working long hours and her high school boyfriend dumping her, 16-year-old Martha looked for solace in the world of Internet chat rooms. Martha attrac...
Fact-based true crime story about the murder of publishing heiress Anne Scripps Douglas who, in 1989, married a young hunk who eventually killed her.
A chemical engineer who recently moved to town is trying to find a way to kill a deadly new variant of Cryptosporidium that has entered the town's water supply, causing people who drink it to die of t...
Vengeance Unlimited was an American crime drama series that aired on ABC from 1998 to 1999 and only lasted 16 episodes. The show had Michael Madsen and Kathleen York in it. Up against NBC's Top 5 hits...
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world. To stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number, she alone will wield the strength and skill. She is a Slayer.
A Deadly Vision
A waitress who has psychic visions of murders before they happen is asked by a police detective to help find a serial killer.
Bad to the Bone
A girl uses her brother to kill her boyfriend.
She leaves home for the freedom and adventure of life on the road away from her parents. Afraid and alone, she befriends Richard, a handsome ex-con who is on a crime spree. Her short lived joy soon tu...
Welcome to Paradise
Anne is trapped in her life as a housewife. She convinces them to go for spring break at Paradise Beach, just like they did twenty years before. The new product spokesman for Euro Tropic suntan lotion...
Tom wants a safe, kind world for his family. His main concern is his daughter, Kathy, a pretty and flirtatious girl who thinks nothing of having an affair with a married man. She thinks an old boyfrie...
Hercules in the Underworld
Villagers fall through the earth. Hercules is trying to prove that he is more than a god. "Hercules in the Underworld" is the fourth movie in the series.
Hercules and the Amazon Women
Hercules and Iolaus took a break from their wedding preparations to help a village. Hera is in charge of the monsters. "Hercules and the Amazon Women" is the first movie-length pilot episode of the te...
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The oceans have been colonized by mankind in the early 21st century. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlisted Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to explore the last frontier of...
A nice home with a husband and children. She is accused of being a mastermind behind a brutal triple-murder and is arrested in front of her children. A gripping story of passion and betrayal as a woma...
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Back to the Beach
The surfing '60s ride into the new wave as Frankie and Annette star in this hip update of their old-time, good-time beach movies. Bob Denver, Pee-Wee Herman, and other familiar faces made special appe...
Three for the Road
A political aide and his friend are assigned to deliver a senator's daughter to an institution.
Tour of Duty
There are trials in the US. The platoon was in the field during the Vietnam War.
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The Twilight Zone
The style of the 1980s revival of the classic sci-fi series is similar to that of the original anthology series. The stories are usually horror or suspense and have a surprising twist at the end. The ...
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend
A paleontologist and her husband discover a mother and baby brontosaurus in Africa, trying to protect them from hunters who want to capture them.
In 1965, four Los Angeles school friends -- Woody, Dave, Spider and Wendell -- go on a series of misadventures when they head to Tijuana, Mexico, for a night of cruisin', causing trouble and to lose t...
An aspiring musician is released from prison and finds that a song he had written while in jail has been stolen and made into a hit record by a country music superstar. When his confrontation with the...
A corrupt cop forced a former drug dealer to sell 100 kilos of marijuana in one weekend.
The father and daughter decided to remove the skeleton from the burial grounds after hearing about it. They and the town are besieged by a colony of gargoyles living in nearby caverns.
How to Succeed with Girls
Chorus girls relate in the court of Judge Goodbody on how the Peeping Phantom would watch them undress, but the Phantom himself turns up with his own surprising testimony.