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Billy Crystal
Born March 14, 1948 (age 71)
William Edward Crystal (born March 14, 1948) is an American actor, writer, producer, director, comedian and television host. He gained prominence in the 1970s for playing Jodie Dallas on the ABC sitcom Soap and became a Hollywood film star during the late 1980s and 1990s, appearing in the critical and box office successes When Harry Met Sally... (1989), City Slickers (1991), and Analyze This (1999)... full bio
Monsters University
[2013]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 44min
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A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University -- when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Monsters, Inc.
[2001]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 32min
In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.
Analyze This
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 43min
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A comedy about a psychiatrist whose number one-patient is an insecure mob boss.
When Harry Met Sally...
[1989]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 36min
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Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.
Analyze That
[2002]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 36min
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Mobster Paul Vitti is released into Dr. Ben Sobol's care, where only more chaos ensues.
Parental Guidance
[2012]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family | 1h 45min
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Artie and Diane agree to look after their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter parents need to leave town for work. Problems arise when the kids' 21st-century behavior collides with Artie and Diane's old-school methods.
America's Sweethearts
[2001]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 42min
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A movie publicist deals with the messy public split of his movie's co-stars while keeping reporters at bay while a reclusive director holds the film's print hostage.
Andre the Giant
[2018]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Sport | 1h 25min
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A look at the life and career of professional wrestler André Roussimoff, who gained notoriety in the 1980s as Andre the Giant.
City Slickers
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 53min
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On the verge of turning 40, an unhappy Manhattan yuppie is roped into joining his two friends on a cattle drive in the southwest.
Throw Momma from the Train
[1987]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Thriller | 1h 28min
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A bitter ex-husband and a put-upon momma's boy both want their respective former spouse and mother dead. Who will pull it off?
Movie | Comedy, Western | 1h 56min
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Shortly after their first western adventure, Mitch Robbins and his friends discover a treasure map that belonged to their late trail guide Curly and set out to discover its secrets.
Fathers' Day
[1997]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 38min
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A woman cons two old boyfriends into searching for her runaway son by convincing both that they are the boy's father.
Mike's New Car
[2002]
 
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Video | Animation, Comedy, Short | 4min
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Mike's bought a new 6-wheel-drive car, and he can't wait to show it off to Sulley. Only problem is, Mike hasn't exactly mastered the controls yet, and they're pretty complicated.
Forget Paris
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 41min
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Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews, an American living in Paris, works for the airline Mickey flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult patches. The story is told in flashback by their friends at a restaurant waiting for them to arrive.
The Comedians
[2015]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 22min
A veteran comedian is reluctantly paired with a younger, edgier comedian for a late-night comedy sketch show.
Running Scared
[1986]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 47min
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Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer who nearly killed them in the past.
My Giant
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Sport | 1h 43min
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Billy Crystal plays a Hollywood agent who stumbles upon Max, a giant living in Romania, and tries to get him into the movies.
And the Oscar Goes To...
[2014]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, History | 1h 27min
The history of the Academy Awards.
Mr. Saturday Night
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 59min
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The life of Buddy Young, a comic legend in flashbacks but an old man looking for work in the present.
700 Sundays
[2014]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Comedy, Drama | 1h 58min
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In 700 Sundays, legendary comedian and actor Billy Crystal tells the stories of his youth, growing up in the jazz world of Manhattan, his teenage years, and finally adulthood. The Tony Award-winning show is a funny and poignant exploration of family and fate, loving and loss.
Party Central
[2014]
 
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Short Movie | Animation, Comedy, Short
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Mike and Sulley spend a week at Monsters University.
The 76th Annual Academy Awards
[2004]
 
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TV Special | Music | 3h 45min
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In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), Lost in Translation (2003), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Mystic River (2003), and Seabiscuit (2003).
Kareem: Minority of One
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 30min
The life and career of the NBA's all-time leading scorer; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Animalympics
[1980]
 
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Movie | Animation, Comedy, Family | 1h 18min
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The animal kingdom stages its own olympic games.
The 70th Annual Academy Awards
[1998]
 
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TV Special
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An award show that honors excellence in filmmaking in each of its separate categories. People are awarded Oscars in a humorous manner that provides an entertaining show.
Tell Them Who You Are
[2004]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 35min
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The son of acclaimed cinematographer Haskell Wexler confronts his complex father by turning the camera on him. What results is a portrait of a difficult genius and a son's path out of the shadow of a famous father.
The 72nd Annual Academy Awards
[2000]
 
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TV Special | Family
2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999), The Cider House Rules (1999) and The Green Mile (1999). Other categories had movies such as The Matrix (1999), Topsy-Turvy (1999), Being John Malkovich (1999), among others as nominees.
Video | Comedy, Horror, Short | 5min
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Billy proposes to producers a sequel with (literally) a bite to his classic movie.
Memories of Me
[1988]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 45min
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On his girlfriend's insistence, a disgruntled man tries to make peace with his high-spirited, street-smart and often irritatingly careless father, a failed actor who never quit his dream to be a success.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 55min
Directed by:
Rabbit Test
[1978]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 24min
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Lionel's life turns around after a one-night stand on top of a pinball table... he becomes the world's first pregnant man!
The 65th Annual Academy Awards
[1993]
 
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TV Special | Family
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TV Series | Comedy, Documentary | 55min
The 64th Annual Academy Awards
[1992]
 
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TV Special | Family
Directed by:
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards
[1991]
 
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TV Special | Family
Directed by:
How Harry Met Sally...
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 33min
Directed by:
TV Special | Biography, Music | 42min
Directed by:
Tony Bennett sings classics with an array of top-notch guest artists, and stars pay tribute to his career.
The 62nd Annual Academy Awards
[1990]
 
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TV Special | Family
Directed by:
TV Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 2h 36min
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Well-intentioned history lesson; the decision to drop the atom bomb, the secrecy surrounding the mission, and the men who flew it.
Comic Relief V
[1992]
 
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TV Special | Comedy | 4h
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 12min
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when billy crystal starts hearing voices in his backyard "if you go there take a jacket " it's a psychic invitation for him to revisit his Russian roots. so billy goes back for a live stand up performance at Moscow's Pushkin theater preceded by a hilarious tour of Russia and it's people in an evening that he calls "jokenost". crystal discovers a Moscow you would never see from the 'leninland' theme... see more
Documentary | Biography, Comedy, Documentary | 1h 20min
A history of New York's famous comedy club Comic Strip Live.
TV Movie | Animation, Family
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Tony Bennett sings lullabies, Susan Sarandon reads a children classic Goodnight Moon and small kids talk about the nature of dreams.
Comic Relief VII
[1995]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 4h
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 51min
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A live performance by "neurotic" stand-up comedian Richard Lewis. Includes tongue-in-cheek interviews with fellow comedians.
Video | Comedy | 1h 5min
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To celebrate the "birthday" of the famous Improv comedy club, 6 famous comedians get up on stage and do their thing. However, to make things interesting, while each one does his particular routine, the other 5 comics sit at the back of the stage and heckle the performer. This video is especially notable for Martin Mull issuing a zinger at Robin Williams that shuts-up the otherwise motor-mouthed comic... see more
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 27min
Directed by:
TV Movie | Biography | 1h 7min
Directed by:
Comic Relief
[1986]
 
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TV Special | Comedy | 2h 8min
Directed by:
WWE Hall of Fame
[2014]
 
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TV Special | Action
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Comic Relief VIII
[1998]
 
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TV Special | Comedy | 4h
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h
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In this parody of "Spinal Tap," a documentary film crew follows comic Billy Crystal as he prepares for a concert; the second half of the film is the actual concert itself.
Comic Relief III
[1989]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h
Comic Relief '87
[1987]
 
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TV Special | 4h
Directed by:
20 Years of Comedy on HBO
[1995]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary
Horton Hatches the Egg
[1992]
 
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Video | Animation, Comedy, Family
Directed by:
Human Feelings
[1978]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Fantasy
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In a Heaven run like a business by a female God, poor returns from the angels are making God disappointed. She decides to set an example, by destroying Las Vegas with floods and fire. An unhappy angel (Billy Crystal), trying to find a purpose to his existence, pleads on their behalf. He makes a deal with God, that if he can locate 6 virtuous people before the deadline, Vegas will be spared. He takes... see more
Comic Relief VI
[1994]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 4h
Directed by:
Comic Relief IV
[1990]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 2h
Several celebrity comedians take on sadness in the fourth laugh for charity.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 10min
We Are Unsatisfied
[2018]
 
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Movie | Comedy
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A comedy about the unlikely friendship that kindles between a struggling stand-up comedian from L.A., forced to move back home to Eastern Long Island with his tail between his legs, and a tragically flawed, but charming and charismatic, alcoholic dermatologist. Discovering to be kindred spirits, each helps the other find healing, in addition to the confidence to face the "failures" in their lives.
TV Special | Family, Game-Show, Sport
Saturday Night Live
[1975]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music | 1h 30min
Created by:
A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.
TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.
Friends
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 22min
Follows the personal and professional lives of six twenty to thirty-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan.
Cars
[2006]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family | 1h 57min
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A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.
Howl's Moving Castle
[2004]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family | 1h 59min
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When an unconfident young woman is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.
The Princess Bride
[1987]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Family, Fantasy | 1h 38min
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While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
Sicko
[2007]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Drama | 2h 3min
Directed by:
A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths.
Tooth Fairy
[2010]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 1h 41min
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A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy.
This Is Spinal Tap
[1984]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Music | 1h 22min
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Spinal Tap, one of England's loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DiBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour.
Documentary | Biography, Comedy, Documentary | 1h 56min
Directed by:
An intimate look into the life and work of the revered master comedian and actor, Robin Williams.
I'm Still Here
[2010]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1h 48min
Directed by:
Documenting Joaquin Phoenix's transition from the acting world to a career as an aspiring rapper.
Deconstructing Harry
[1997]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 36min
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Suffering from writer's block and eagerly awaiting his writing award, Harry Block remembers events from his past and scenes from his best-selling books as characters, real and fictional, come back to haunt him.
Hamlet
[1996]
 
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Movie | Drama | 4h 2min
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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.
The Comedian
[2016]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 2h
Directed by:
A look at the life of an aging insult comic named Jack Burke.
TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h
Each week night, The Late Late Show with James Corden throws a late-night after-party with a mix of celebrity guests, edgy musical acts, games and sketches. Corden differentiates his show by offering viewers a peek behind the scenes into the green room, bringing all of his guests out at once and lending his musical and acting talents to various sketches. Additionally, bandleader Reggie Watts and the... see more
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 32min
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When enemies Boris, Natasha and Fearless leader escape into the real world with a nefarious scheme, Rocky & Bullwinkle do the same and team up with a young F.B.I. agent to stop the trio.
Small Apartments
[2012]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 36min
Directed by:
A man is surrounded by strange events and odd neighbors in this adaptation of Chris Millis' novel.
American Movie
[1999]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 47min
Directed by:
Documentary about an aspiring filmmaker's attempts to finance his dream project by finally completing the low-budget horror film he abandoned years before.
61*
[2001]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 9min
Directed by:
Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle race to break Babe Ruth's single-season home run record.
Web Therapy
[2011]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 22min
After quitting her job in finance under dubious circumstances, the affluent and self-interested Fiona Wallice tries her hand at therapy - offering clients 3-minute sessions over the Internet in hopes of weeding out any unnecessary emotion.
Late Show with David Letterman
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
Created by:
Directed by:
The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.
Untogether
[2018]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 38min
Directed by:
Andrea is a recently sober writer whose career has stalled since she published her debut novel several years ago.
The Pixar Story
[2007]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 27min
Directed by:
A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The contributions of John Lasseter, Ed Catmull and Steve Jobs are profiled. The decline of two-dimensional animation is chronicled as three-dimensional... see more
TV Special | Comedy | 3h 30min
Directed by:
Former members of Saturday Night Live come together to remember the past 40 years of Saturday Night Live.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h 2min
Directed by:
After Johnny Carson's retirement from the show, Jay Leno stepped in as his permanent replacement. The format of the show has remained largely unchanged, consisting primarily of an opening humorous monologue, followed by several celebrity interviews, comedy sketches and musical numbers.
The Bernie Mac Show
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama, Family | 30min
Created by:
A stand up comedian suddenly becomes a father when he takes custody of his sister's three children.
All in the Family
[1971]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 30min
Created by:
A working class man constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day.
The Larry Sanders Show
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
A comedic behind the scenes look at a late night talk show.
The Critic
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Drama | 8h 42min
Created by: ,
Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living.
The View
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
A panel of four real women discuss everyday issues, share their opinions and engage in colorful conversations for a variety of topics.
The 84th Annual Academy Awards
[2012]
 
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TV Special | Comedy
Directed by:
Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2011.
Inside the Actors Studio
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h 5min
Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.
The Jay Leno Show
[2009]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards
[2011]
 
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TV Special | 3h 14min
Directed by:
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards honoring the best in film for the year 2010.
Web Therapy
[2008]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 5min
Dr. Fiona Wallice is sick of hearing about "dreams" and "feelings". She then decides that 3 minutes over web cam is better than 50 minutes of patients rambling on.
Soap
[1977]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 30min
Created by:
The soap-operish antics of two families: the Campbells and the Tates.
The Oprah Winfrey Show
[1986]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
Chicago-based daytime talk-show host Oprah Winfrey invites a guest panel to discuss a topic, in front of a studio audience. The topics are often controversial or sensational.
Baseball
[1994]
 
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Mini Series | Documentary, History, Sport | 9h
A documentary on the history of the sport with major topics including Afro-American players, player/team owner relations and the resilience of the game.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards
[2008]
 
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TV Special | 3h 17min
Directed by:
In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include Atonement (2007), Juno (2007), Michael Clayton (2007), No Country for Old Men (2007), and There Will Be Blood (2007).
TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks. Some famous features of the show include the "Top Ten" lists and "Stupid Pet Tricks" (complete with slow-mo). Fans of the show will also remember Dave's use of unusual camera placements (Sky-Cam, Guest-Cam, etc.) and Dave's supporting cast (Paul Shaffer, Chris Elliott... see more
The 78th Annual Academy Awards
[2006]
 
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TV Special | Music | 3h 34min
Directed by:
Films contending for the annual awards include Brokeback Mountain (2005), Capote (2005), Crash (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) and Munich (2005).
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 29min
Directed by:
This terrific feature film comedy reveals the background of one of the legends of comedy, Don Rickles. Hailed by some of today's biggest comedians as one of the classics, who they aspire to emulate in their own comedy. Comedians reveal their unique stories, and tell how chance meetings and personal connections propelled them to the heights of comedy.
Saturday Night Live 25
[1999]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary, Music | 2h 41min
A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits and musical numbers of the past two and a half decades.
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards
[2014]
 
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TV Special | 2h 7min
Directed by:
An awards ceremony honoring the best in American prime time television programming.
Live from New York!
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Comedy, Documentary | 1h 30min
Directed by:
"Saturday Night Live" has been reflecting and influencing life in the United States for 40 years. Live From New York! goes deep inside this cultural phenomenon exploring the laughter that pulses through American politics, tragedy and popular culture.
TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h 45min
Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.
Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776
[2002]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Drama | 30min
The American Revolutionary War is seen through the eyes of an American teenaged lad, a young English lady, and a French boy, all 3 of whom work as reporters for Benjamin Franklin.
Muppets Tonight
[1996]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Family, Music | 30min
Kermit the Frog, Clifford and friends struggle to put on a weekly TV variety show.
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
[1996]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h
Directed by:
Comedian Rosie O'Donnell produces and hosts her first daytime talk show that focuses on interviews with celebrities about acting, writing, charity work and family life.
SportsCenter
[1979]
 
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TV Series | News, Sport | 1h
Directed by:
Daily sports news, results, and features.
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 17min
Before he was The Nutty Professor, before he was Dr. Dolittle, and even before he was the Beverly Hills Cop, Eddie Murphy was an SNL comic! From 1981-1984 he entertained us with sketches as Gumby, Mister Robinson, Buckwheat, Velvet Jones and many more! He was before Chris Rock, Tracey Morgan, and Tim Meadows! And after Garrett Morris!
Faerie Tale Theatre
[1982]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 50min
Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosts this series featuring some of the best known actors in Hollywood performing adaptations of traditional stories.
The Concert for New York City
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 4h 56min
This concert took place at Madison Square Garden, shortly after the 9/11 attacks. Highlights include "New York State Of Mind" by Billy Joel, "Won't Get Fooled Again" by the Who, "I Want Love" by Elton John, and "Freedom" by Paul McCartney.
Primetime Glick
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music | 22min
Directed by:
Talk-show parody featuring obese host Jiminy Glick, who usually knows nothing about his guests and hurls veiled insults at them during his interviews.
Inside Comedy
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
Comedy series hosted by David Steinberg featuring interviews with some of the best comedic minds of the last five decades.
The Journey
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Adventure, Documentary | 1h 33min
Directed by:
Eric Saperston directs this amazing journey about a group of young Americans who decide to ask the age old question in life, "what do our elders have to pass down to us?"
Get Bruce
[1999]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 22min
Directed by:
Affectionate tribute to Bruce Vilanch (1948- ), who writes material for celebrities who make public appearances, from Oscar hosts and award recipients to Presidents. We meet his mom and see photos of his childhood; in Chicago, he writes for the Tribune and then heads West. Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal, Robin Williams, and Bette Midler talk with him and to the camera about working with Bruce, and... see more
The Love We Make
[2011]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
In the aftermath of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, Paul McCartney travels through the streets of New York and organizes a benefit concert.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 55min
Directed by:
With Jerry Lewis (1926- )as executive producer, this is in essence an autobiography. It follows his career chronologically from the 10-year partnership with Dean Martin to Lewis's career as writer, producer, director, and actor in a series of Paramount pictures. The chronology is told through archival clips, comments by family members and Hollywood friends, comments from Lewis himself, and clips of... see more
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 15min
Directed by: ,
The spectacular CBS special! Shirley Temple Black hosts the festivities as 50 of today's top stars count down the 50 greatest screen legends of all time. Features Clint Eastwood, Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Kevin Spacey and many others.
Freedom: A History of Us
[2003]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, History
A 16 episode mini-series of the History of America.
The Howard Stern Radio Show
[1998]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
Directed by:
Key bits and highlights from Stern's daily syndicated radio program.
60 Minutes
[1979]
 
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TV Series | News | 1h
Australian version of the long-running news-magazine show.
The Tony Danza Show
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
Directed by:
Hosted by one of America's most recognized and likeable television personalities, "The Tony Danza Show" is an entertaining one-hour talk show produced live daily from New York. Guests will include actors, athletes, news-makers, and real people with interesting stories to tell. Tony will also highlight incredible kids, and get into the kitchen to cook some of his own favorite family recipes. This show... see more
In Search of Dr. Seuss
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Animation, Biography, Comedy | 1h 30min
Directed by:
A nosy reporter wants to find out all she can about Dr. Seuss, aka Ted Geisel, and gets told the real facts by several of his characters, with large snippets of his stories and songs interspersed.
Katie
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
Created by:
Larry King Now
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
Larry King continues his brand of talk with "Larry King Now" on Ora TV & Hulu
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 10min
Directed by:
This special is a recounting of the top 100 movies of all time, updated from the list of 10 years ago aired in the first AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies.
Dennis Miller Live
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 30min
A weekly talk/comedy show hosted by Dennis Miller. Each show starts off with a topical monologue typical of evening talk shows. After this, Dennis goes into "The Rant" in which he talks about some subject that bothers him, starting calmly but gradually building into a frothing, expletive-laden fenzy, then ending with "that's just my opinion, I could be wrong." He chats with a guest for a few minutes... see more
TV Special | Comedy
All the best game show parodies of Saturday Night Live come together in this video that features such hilarious game shows as Old French Whore, Sucker Punches, Jeopardy 1999!, Celebrity Jeopardy, Bensonhurst Dating Game, and much more! With hosts like Will Ferell, Chris Farley, Phil Hartman, Dana Carvey, Tom Hanks, Mike Myers, Billy Crystal, Bill Murray, Gilda Radner, Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, Joe... see more
The 71st Annual Tony Awards
[2017]
 
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TV Movie | 3h
Directed by:
Kevin Spacey hosts the ceremony that honors the best of Broadway for the 2016-17 season.
Who Needs Sleep?
[2006]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 18min
Directed by:
A documentary that highlights the deadly combination of sleep deprivation and long days of work.
Oscar's Greatest Moments
[1992]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 49min
Directed by:
The most noteworthy events concerning the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Award shows from 1971 to 1991.
HBO First Look
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, Short | 13min
Behind-the-scenes look at upcoming feature films, featuring interview commentary with their casts and crews.
Mantle
[2005]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Sport | 1h
Directed by:
Documentary profiling the life and career of Mickey Mantle. Includes interviews with former teammates, family, and celebrities.
30 for 30 Shorts
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, Short
Directed by:
Inside Edition
[1988]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, News | 30min
Directed by:
Along with Hard Copy (1989) and A Current Affair (1986), this show was one of the early alternative news shows to be carried nationwide in the US. Primary stories usually focused on sex scandals, sensational crimes and emerging religious cults, but secondary stories often carried such information as consumer safety tips, health and fitness recommendations, and various "human interest" stories.
A Century of Cinema
[1994]
 
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Documentary | 1h 12min
Directed by:
Fridays
[1980]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music | 1h 10min
Created by: ,
Live late-night comedy sketch show similar to "Saturday Night Live."
SST: Death Flight
[1977]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Drama | 1h 29min
Directed by:
On its maiden flight, the crew of America's first supersonic transport learns that it may not be able to land, due to an act of sabotage and a deadly flu onboard.
Pixar: 25 Magic Moments
[2011]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
ESPN SportsCentury
[1999]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, Sport
Man does sports. Man speaks about sports.
The Making of 'Tron'
[2002]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Sci-Fi | 1h 28min
People who worked on Tron (1982) talk about how it was made and what events led up to it.
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
The aftermath of Lorne Michaels leaving to the sucess of Saturday Night Live in the 80's.
The $10,000 Pyramid
[1973]
 
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TV Series | Game-Show | 30min
Two contestants, each with a celebrity partner, must guess words from their partners' clues; then the roles are reversed. Winners face the pyramid.
The Directors
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 1h
A documentary series focusing on some of cinema's greatest film directors.
When It Was a Game 2
[1992]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, History, Sport | 58min
Film consists solely of 8mm and 16mm film taken by players and fans from 1925 to 1961. All but approximately 6 minutes of the film is in color. Also includes literary passages, remembrances from players, writers and broadcasters, and archived baseball related music.
Enough Rope with Andrew Denton
[2003]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 40min
Directed by:
Darkroom
[1981]
 
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TV Series | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller | 1h
An anthology horror/thriller series, along the same lines as "Twilight Zone" or "Night Gallery." Each week features a new story and a new cast.
Stand Tall
[1997]
 
My rating
Documentary | 1h 24min
Directed by:
A documentary on Lou ferrigno and his journey to the Olympia 19 years after he had retired from competitive bodybuilding.
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Sport | 1h 33min
Directed by:
Filmmaker Barbara Kopple profiles the life and career of former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson and the surrounding events that led to his 1992 6 year prison conviction.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A star-studded roster of interviewees (including Jerry Lewis, Whoopi Goldberg and Billy Crystal) pay tribute to the legendary, multi-talented song-and-dance man.
The Mike Douglas Show
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
The Mike Douglas Show was a variety show out of Cleveland OH and then Philadelphia PA, broadcast in the daytime. It's structure was similar to The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and The Merv Griffin Show and was very popular in its time. Mike Douglas was no relation to Michael nor Kirk Douglas.
America 2-Night
[1978]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
The second season version of "Fernwood 2Nite". The small time talk show from Fernwood, Ohio has moved to Alta Coma, California, where it has taken on a more national flavor. This satire of Merv Griffin, Johnny Carson, and all the other big names in 70's Talk TV promised each week that it would offend some, if not many, with its unusual brand of humor. In this newer version of the show, many well-known... see more
Donahue
[1967]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
Directed by:
The precursor to all the daytime talk shows that arose during the 1980's and 90's. Phil Donahue's show started off similar to other shows of its day, featuring celebrities and musical acts, but he soon started pushing the envelope by discussing health and social topics previously considered taboo. Eventually, the popularity of this approach proved to be his downfall, as he was soon competing with host... see more
Sha Na Na
[1977]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Music | 30min
A comedy variety show featuring the retro rock and roll group.
TV Special | Comedy, Music
Directed by:
TV Series | Animation, Family | 30min
Voices that Care
[1991]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music
Directed by:
TV Movie | Music | 1h
NBC will celebrate the lighting of the world's most famous Christmas tree with a live broadcast from Rockefeller Center in New York City. The star-studded holiday special will feature performances from Trace Adkins, Mariah Carey, CeeLo Green, Victoria Justice, Chris Mann, Rod Stewart and Il Volo, and special appearances by Billy Crystal and Bette Milder.
The Midnight Special
[1972]
 
My rating
TV Series | Music | 1h 30min
Late night rock and pop music performances are featured.
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary, Musical | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Legendary jazz trumpeter, Jack Sheldon, is just 'trying to get good' - not only on his horn, but in his life as well. Wrestling with his demons of drugs, alcohol and unspeakable personal tragedy, Jack's musical journey through the decades reveals one artist's 'divine dissatisfaction' in the pursuit of excellence.
I Am Your Child
[1997]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h
Directed by:
Getaway
[1992]
 
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TV Series | 1h
TV Special | Comedy, Family, Music
Directed by:
Mini Series | Documentary
Directed by:
SNL Sports Spectacular
[2014]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy | 1h
Directed by:
Sketches include National Anthem, Derek Jeter Monologue, Schmitt's Gay Beer, United Way, Weekend Update: Shaq and Charles Barkley, What Up With That, Locker Room - Tebow Jesus, Daily Affirmation, Kannon Camera, Coming Home Late, MacGrubers - Charles Barkley Outside the Lines, Football Promo, Fernando: The Hulk and Mr. T, Read to Achieve, Little Brothers, Weekend Update: All Drug Olympics, Ladies Bowling... see more
TV Special | 2h
Directed by:
But... Seriously
[1994]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 22min
Directed by:
Leute heute
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, Family, News
Directed by:
CBS This Morning
[1987]
 
My rating
TV Series | News, Talk-Show | 2h
Directed by:
CBS's morning news and talk show.
Clive Anderson Talks Back
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 40min
Directed by:
Conversation with celebrity guests.
Rock Concert
[1973]
 
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TV Series | Music | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Weekly late-night progressive rock bands, many very well known, with some soft-pop (later) and occasional comic routines.
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
[1979]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama | 2h 30min
Directed by:
The marriage and romantic problems among a group of several male friends.
TV Series | Comedy, Family, Music | 48min
Night of 100 Stars II
[1985]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Comedy, Family, Music | 3h
TV Series | News | 1h 30min
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h
Several comic greats pay tribute to the legendary stand-up stage founded by Budd Friedman in 1963.
Documentary | Documentary, Family
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
Documentary | Documentary, History | 3h
Directed by:
The American Film Institute reviews some of the most memorable, evocative and influential dialogue in motion picture history.
TV Movie | Documentary, Music | 2h
Telethon in support of relief organizations dedicated to assisting victims of the earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010.
Mini Series | Comedy | 5h
Directed by:
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel
[1995]
 
My rating
TV Series | News, Sport | 1h
Directed by: