Belle is the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her great uncle, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet the colour of her skin prevents her from fully participating in the traditions of her social standing.
Simon is overlooked at work, scorned by his mother, and ignored by the woman of his dreams, copy room girl Hannah. The sudden arrival of a new co-worker, James Simon puts things into a spin. James is both Simon's exact physical double and his opposite - confident, charismatic and good with women.
Two New York City girls make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school. When they both fall for the same street artist, the friends find their connection tested for the first time.
Peter, a family man who works for a failing supermarket chain finds his life shaken up by his new boss, Susan, who starts to groom him for an executive position. Money and opportunities are within his grasp, but at what price?
Based on the true story of painter Sir Alfred Munnings and his best friend Gilbert, Munnings is born into a working-class family. He rises to become one of the premiere British artists of his time, winning the affection of aristocratic beauty Florence Carter-Wood.
Set over a year, divided into four seasonal chapters, it chronicles Isabelle’s sexual journey. After losing her virginity in an emotionless act at her family’s summer vacation villa, she decides to embark on a secret life, hiring herself out as a prostitute.
Alabama couple Gabe Watson and his new bride, 26 year-old Tina Watson go on their dream honeymoon to scuba dive near Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, where Tina drowns in what appears at first to be a freak accident. Tina's father begins to suspect Gabe may have murdered his daughter.
Having survived the journey his grandfather, Red Stevens, sent Jason on through his last will and testament, he earned “The Ultimate Gift.” He is now in the thick of managing the two billion dollar Red Stevens Foundation, disbursing funds to Red’s charities as well as a personal project called Emily’s Home.
They made him a promise. He made them a family. In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.