Local teen hoods harass brother and sister Loren (Shannon Presby) and Abby (Lori Loughlin) when they move to a small town, in "The New Kids" (1985), a violent thriller from "Friday the 13th" director Sean Cunningham. James Spader also stars as the gang's drug-addled leader, whose spurned advances on Abby fuel a psychotic rage. With Eric Stoltz. Then, Spader is a New Orleans attorney running for political office who falls into a web of blackmail after a liaison with a prostitute in the seedy "Storyville" (1992) section of town. While fighting for his life and career, the young lawyer uncovers some unsettling skeletons from his own family closet. Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, Jason Robards, Jr. co-star. And, when an alien transmitting device is found near the South Pole, a linguistics professor and former SETI cryptologist (Spader) is called in to decipher its signal. Is it a coded message of friendship or an ominous warning that could spell certain doom for the entire planet? Aimee Graham, Carl Lewis, and Keir Dullea also star in "Alien Hunter" (2003). 5 hrs. total. Soundtrack: English.