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  • The Green Lantern Corps, an intergalactic police force that first appeared in the pages of DC Comics' superhero title "Green Lantern," patrols the vast reaches of space in the DC universe.

    The Guardians of the Universe, a race of hyper-intelligent and noble beings, founded and continues to run the Green Lantern Corps from their planet, Oa. At the Corps' inception, the Guardians divided the universe into 3,600 "sectors", and chose two natives of each sector to serve as that sector's Green Lanterns. This means that the Corps currently has 7,200 members, each with a "power ring" that grants the wearer the ability to control the world around him or her, as long as the Lantern's will is strong enough.

  • Combining the extraordinary talents of best-selling author Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park) and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television with Peabody, Humanitas, and Emmy®-winning producer John Wells (The West Wing, Third Watch) and Emmy® winner Christopher Chulack (Third Watch), the multiple Emmy® Award-winning ER explores the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital and the critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of its overburdened emergency room. 

    These medical professionals remain determined to save lives in a place where nothing is taken for granted and nothing is certain... nothing except that another desperate person will be rushed through the emergency room doors in the next moment in need of their help.

  • Filmmaker Spike Lee, actor Denzel Washington and other top talents vividly portray the life and times of Malcolm X. “Here’s a man who rose up from the dregs of society, spent time in jail, re-educated himself and, through spiritual enlightenment, rose to the top,” Lee says. 

    For his extraordinary work in the title role, two-time Academy Award® winner Washington was an Oscar® nominee and the New York, Boston and Chicago Film Critics choice as 1992’s Best Actor.