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Man from Atlantis

Man from Atlantis logoIn this short-lived series, which started as a series of TV movies, Dr. Elizabeth Merrill, a scientist working with the Navy, is called in to check out a mystery man who was found by the ocean. This man, who they name "Mark Harris," is not entirely human, and possesses mutations or surgical alterations which let him survive underwater indefinitely, and give him fast strength, speed, and stamina when submerged. Unfortunately Mark must remain in constant contact with water or weaken and eventually die. Mark has no memory of his life before being discovered, but when consulted, the Navy computers spit out a single potential point of origin - "Atlantis." Mark Harris decides to work with the Navy, helping them out with underwater research and rescue operations and confronting such villains as...

Man of the People

Man of the People logoWelcome to the Man of the People guide at TV Tome.There is no editor for this show. If you would like to be the editor look here for details. Meet Jim Doyle. He's got all the qualifications to be a successful politician... And he's just been appointed City Councilman. He's a con man. He brings lots of "con" fidence to everything he does. He's a gambler. He likes a good race, especially if it's run by competitors with four legs. He's a hustler. Not necessarily one who'll make 12 campaign stops a day. Jim Doyle's a hustling politician who's been around the block...from the Pool Hall, all the way to City Hall. "If the race can't be won, fix it." - Jim Doyle In his time, Jim Doyle has done it all. Now, thanks to a bizarre turn of events, he's about to add City Councilman to a resumé t...


Manimal logo"Dr. Jonathan Chase - wealthy, young, handsome. A man with the brightest of futures. A man with the darkest of pasts. From Africa's deepest recesses, to the rarest peaks of Tibet. Heir to his father's legacy and the worlds darkest mysteries...Jonathan Chase, master of the secrets that divide man from animal, animal from man, Manimal."

Medical Investigation

Medical Investigation logoNeal McDonough (NBC's Boomtown) and Kelli Williams (The Practice) return to series television as members of a mobile medical team from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) who are summoned in a heartbeat to scope out -- and hopefully snuff out -- outbreaks of unexplained and fearful diseases. These specialists drop out of the sky anywhere and have government carte blanche to take charge when people start dying, which requires them to medically re-construct grisly events to prevent the next epidemic, plague or contagion. McDonough stars as Dr. Stephen Connor, the leader of the team whose take-charge attitude has enabled him to save the lives of millions, but in the process, has sadly cost the separated Connor his family. Williams portrays Dr. Natalie Durant, who specializes in pathology...

Meet the Press

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Men Behaving Badly (US)

Men Behaving Badly (US) logoThis series is the US version of the UK series of the same name that was created by Simon Nye. When shown in countries that have already seen the UK version, the US series is retitled It's a Man's World. The theme song "Bad Boy" written by Larry Williams is performed by Marshall Crenshaw.


Mercy logoMercy, a new medical drama with a unique point of view, portrays the lives of the staff at Mercy Hospital as seen through the eyes of those who know it best -- its nurses. Nurse Veronica Callahan (Taylor Schilling, Dark Matter) returns to Mercy from a military tour in Iraq -- and she knows more about medicine than all of the residents combined. Together with fellow nurses Sonia Jimenez (Jamie Lee Kirchner, Rescue Me) and Chloe Payne (Michelle Trachtenberg, Gossip Girl), Callahan navigates through the daily traumas and social landmines of life and love both inside the hospital and out in the real world. The cast also includes: James Tupper (Men in Trees) as Dr. Chris Sands, a new doctor at the hospital who complicates Veronica's life; Diego Klattenhoff (Supernatural) as Mike Callahan, Veron...


Merlin logoThe legend of King Arthur, this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere. Merlin and Arthur are both menaced by the plots of Morgan Le Fey, her son by Arthur, Mordred, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate.

Miami Vice

Miami Vice logoMiami Vice is one the most innovative and powerful TV series of all time. Focusing on the Miami Metro-Dade Police "Vice" Department and it`s continued battle against the illicit drug, prostitution, and firearms crime underworld of the city of Miami. It used fashion, color, and a varied musical selection in order to accentuate and amplify the emotional undercurrent of the drama it portrayed.

Midnight Caller

Midnight Caller logoWelcome to the Midnight Caller guide at TV Tome. Midnight Caller is the moody drama starring Gary Cole as Jack Killian, a San Francisco cop who accidentally killed his partner. After leaving the police force, he ended up the host of a late-night radio talk show--with a penchant for getting involved with the problems of his listeners. Aired on NBC for three years, the show often tackled heavy issues with sensitivity and style and featured a talented cast of regulars and guests as well as strong writing. Awards & Nominations Aftonbladet TV Prize, Sweden 1991 ¢Won for Best Foreign TV Program Casting Society of America 1989 ¢Nominated for Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic Emmy Awards 1990 ¢Nominated for Outstanding Cinematography for a Series ¢Nominated for Outstanding Editing...
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