Supernatural series about a parallel world of bloodthirsty creatures from Indonesian mythology that have lived alongside humans for generations. Their hidden world comes to the surface by the arrival of a mysterious supernatural event known only as the "Gift". A collateral world of bloodthirsty creatures from Indonesian mythology strives alongside the humans of the bustling streets and back alleys of Jakarta. These supernatural Demits kept their identities a secret for centuries by assuming human semblance. A supernatural event is to divulge this hidden world to the surface. A young artist Sarah is engulfed into the eye of this storm, where from the humans and Demits drift into a collision course.
Carnivàle is an American television series set in the United States during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl. In tracing the lives of two disparate groups of people, its overarching story depicts the battle between good and evil and the struggle between free will and destiny; the storyline mixes Christian theology with gnosticism and Masonic lore, particularly that of the Knights Templar. A supernaturally slanted, superbly photographed good-versus-evil series set during the 1930s, focusing on a young man with mysterious talents who is picked up by a carnival crossing the Dust Bowl. At the same time, a California preacher predicts doom while battling his own demons. The pace is deliberate, but the drama presents an unusually evocative rendering of the hope and despair of the Great Depression.
Brilliant adaptation of Tony Kushner's award-winning play about the dawn of AIDS in the 1980s, focusing on a powerful lawyer, a scion of a wealthy family and a Mormon couple in New York City. HBO originally presented this 351-minute film in two parts, but also aired it in six one-hour instalments.