Dominick DiNapoli always had an eating problem. When his overweight cousin dies of a heart attack, Dominick's brother Frankie convinces him to go on a diet. Dominick soon meets a beautiful girl named Lydia and they hit it off immediately. He must choose between his love for the girl and that of hot dogs and Chinese food, choosing the former.
A top fashion model seeks justice after she is brutally raped by her teenaged sister's music teacher.
THE TURNING POINT
The story of two women whose lives are dedicated to ballet. Deedee left her promising dance career to become a wife and mother and now runs a ballet school in Oklahoma. Emma stayed with a company and became a star though her time has nearly passed. Both want what the other has and reflect on missed chances as they are brought together again through Deedee's daughter, who joins the company.
THE PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE
The story of Mel and Edna, a middle-class, middle-aged, middle-happy couple living in a Manhattan high rise apartment building. Mel loses his job, the apartment is robbed, Edna gets a job, Mel loses his mind, Edna loses her job . . . to say nothing of the more minor tribulations of nosy neighbors, helpful relatives and exact bus fares.