The real heart of London, the youngest, most eccentric, revolutionary street is both background and co-star of this series. Sports, show business, fashion, music; everything newest and exciting you can imagine in the most avant-garde city in the world. Enough to fascinate and charm an American high-school student suddenly transferred from the US to London along with her diplomat father. J.B. finds new friends with whom to study and go to discos or shopping. She learns to roller-skate and to dodge through the traffic in her fast Mini. But these are not only changes in J.B.'s lifestyle.
When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son.
Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Aliens land in South Africa and, with their ship totally disabled, have no way home. Years later, after living in a slum and wearing out their welcome the 'Non-Humans' are being moved to a new tent city overseen by Multi-National United (MNU).
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis.
The US President and the UK Prime Minister are looking to launch a war in the Middle East. The plot follows government officials and advisers in their behind-the-scenes efforts either to promote the war or prevent it.