Life of a King is the true story of one man’s inspiring mission to better the future of inner-city youth in Washington, D.C. After being incarcerated for 18 years, Eugene Brown established the Big Chair Chess Club to help pull kids off the streets.
When the opportunity arises for an Americna drama teacher to work at a school in inner- city Sydney, she embraces the chance to introduce the magic of the theatre to her students, opening their eyes to a world of opportunity far removed from the troubles of the inner city streets they’ve grown up around.
Adam Bell is a glum, dishevelled history professor, who seems disinterested with even his beautiful girlfriend. While watching a movie, Adam spots his exact double - a bit-part actor named Anthony Clair - and decides to track him down. When the identical men meet, their lives become bizarrely and irrevocably intertwined.
After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
Paul Ferris has learned quickly that life on the street is tough. Now in his late teens, he decides to take on his tormentors alone and systematically wreak vengeance on them. Consequently attracting a street reputation, Ferris is sought out by the 'Godfather' of the Glaswegian gangster community.
17-year-old Eli has just moved with his family deep into the backwoods of Kentucky to work on the isolated farm of a local recluse. Inexplicably drawn into the strange forest that lies beyond the farm, Eli encounters the beautiful, sweet and mysterious Amanda, seemingly the perfect girl.
Ron Woodroof, whose free-wheeling life is overturned in 1985 when he is diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. Ron will not accept a death sentence and takes matters into his own hands by tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world through legal and illegal means.
Two hit men are sent to murder an old associate of their underworld boss. But things are not all what they seem in their quarry’s house and the discovery of a makeshift black magic altar sends the duo into the shadowy darkness of their own tortured souls.