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1. Grinch Hunters (2016)

Short, Comedy

9.1
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A man scorned by delusion, believes that the Grinch, the Dr. Seuss character, exists and needs to be destroyed.

Director: Chester Burnett | Stars: Amon Ashenmiller, Nogle Borckbock, Harry Bowlenboy, Chester Burnett

Votes: 7

2. The Angry Video Game Nerd (2004– )

Not Rated | Comedy

8.5
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A foul-mouthed nerd reviews bad video games.

Stars: James Rolfe, Kyle Justin, Mike Matei, Kevin Finn

Votes: 11,514

3. The Dick Cavett Show (1968–1974)

90 min | Music, Talk-Show

8.5
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Daytime, primetime, then late-night talk and variety show. Often there was only one guest (GA Gov. Lester Maddox walked out angrily during one interview). Cavett was intelligent and witty, ... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Cavett, Bobby Rosengarden, Fred Foy, Muhammad Ali

Votes: 416

4. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966 TV Short)

Unrated | 26 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.4
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A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Ben Washam | Stars: Boris Karloff, Thurl Ravenscroft, June Foray, Dal McKennon

Votes: 35,482

5. The Lorax (1972 TV Short)

TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.1
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A ruined industrialist tells his tale of his environmentally self-destructive greed despite the warnings of an old forest creature.

Director: Hawley Pratt | Stars: Eddie Albert, Bob Holt, Athena Lorde, Harlen Carraher

Votes: 2,020

6. The Gerald McBoing-Boing Show (1956– )

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.0
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Stars: Bill Goodwin, Marvin Miller, Bill Scott, Edward Everett Horton

Votes: 10

7. Dr. Seuss on the Loose (1973 TV Short)

25 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.8
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Three Dr. Seuss stories hosted by the Cat in the Hat.

Director: Hawley Pratt | Stars: Allan Sherman, Hans Conried, Paul Winchell, Bob Holt

Votes: 368

8. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1992 Video)

Family

7.8
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A hermit, known as the Grinch hates Christmas and is tired of the Whos of Who-ville celebrating it. This year, he plans to steal it from them. Features the illustrations from the book accompanied by narration.

Director: Ray Messecar | Star: Walter Matthau

Votes: 427

9. Dobro pozhalovat! (1986)

10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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A friendly moose lets an insect hitch a ride on his antlers. But the moose is soon taken advantage of, as more and more forest creatures (including a bear!) take up residence in his antlers... See full summary »

Director: Alexei Karaev | Stars: Anatoliy Barantsev, Aleksey Borzunov, Yuriy Volyntsev, Lyudmila Gnilova

Votes: 107

10. Horton Hatches the Egg (1942)

10 min | Family, Animation, Short

7.7
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Horton the elephant agrees to watch over lazy Maisie bird's egg while she vacations. Much later, after standing (and sitting) guard 100-percent faith-fully through rain and snow, Horton and... See full summary »

Director: Robert Clampett | Stars: Sara Berner, Mel Blanc, Robert Clampett, Frank Graham

Votes: 396

11. The Butter Battle Book (1989 TV Short)

30 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.7
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A cold war between two lands over a ridiculous dispute leads to a perilous arms race.

Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Charles Durning, Christopher Collins, Miriam Flynn, Clive Revill

Votes: 313

12. The Cat in the Hat (1971 TV Short)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.5
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Two children left home alone for a short while one afternoon are visited by a very interesting yet troublesome cat wearing a tall striped hat. The cat succeeds in creating a huge mess in ... See full summary »

Director: Hawley Pratt | Stars: Allan Sherman, Daws Butler, Pamelyn Ferdin, Tony Frazier

Votes: 1,232

13. Horton Hears a Who! (1970 TV Short)

Not Rated | 26 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.5
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Horton The Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbours who refuse to believe it exists.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Ben Washam | Stars: Hans Conried, June Foray, Chuck Jones, Thurl Ravenscroft

Votes: 1,322

14. To Tell the Truth (1956–1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.4
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Classic game show in which a person of some notoriety and two impostors try to match wits with a panel of four celebrities. The object of the game is to try to fool the celebrities into ... See full summary »

Stars: Bud Collyer, Kitty Carlisle, Tom Poston, Peggy Cass

Votes: 304

15. The Hoober-Bloob Highway (1975 TV Movie)

25 min | Animation, Family

7.3
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Visit the magical island where Mr. Hoober-Bloob sends babies to Earth in his own musical way.

Director: Alan Zaslove | Stars: Bob Holt, Hal Smith, Mel Blanc, June Foray

Votes: 178

16. The Angry Video Game Nerd (2004– )
Episode: How the Nerd Stole Christmas (2010)

Not Rated | 12 min | Comedy

7.3
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The Nerd who appears only as an illustration is frustrated that the citizens of Gameville have all the good games, while he is stuck with the bad games. So the Nerd decides to ruin the ... See full summary »

Director: James Rolfe | Stars: James Rolfe, Liam Mulvey, Doug Lacy

Votes: 92

17. In Search of Dr. Seuss (1994 TV Movie)

90 min | Animation, Biography, Comedy

7.2
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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 ... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Paterson | Stars: Kathy Najimy, Matt Frewer, Christopher Lloyd, Graham Jarvis

Votes: 386

18. Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories (1992 Video)

Animation, Family, Short

7.2
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Director: Ray Messecar | Star: John Lithgow

Votes: 38

19. The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat (1982 TV Short)

25 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.1
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The Cat in the Hat is all set for a lovely picnic, but the Grinch changes his plans by inventing a contraption that captures noise and makes it sound ferocious. The Cat has to stop the ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Perez | Stars: Mason Adams, Bob Holt, Frank Welker, Joe Eich

Votes: 386

20. Gerald McBoing-Boing (1950)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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The story of a little boy who would only talk in sound effects. With story by Dr. Seuss (and Bill Scott of Rocky and Bullwinkle fame) this cartoon won the Oscar for best short subject (animated) for 1950.

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 1,429

21. Pontoffel Pock, Where Are You? (1980 TV Short)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.1
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A young man wishes he could get away and his wish is granted in a globetrotting, song-singing way.

Director: Gerard Baldwin | Stars: Ken Lundie, Joe Raposo, Wayne Morton, Hal Smith

Votes: 156

22. And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street (1944)

10 min | Animation, Short

7.1
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Director: George Pal | Star: Gary Gray

Votes: 54

23. Halloween Is Grinch Night (1977 TV Short)

25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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The evil Grinch who stole Christmas is back to steal Halloween! It's Grinch night and all over Whoville, a horrible storm has started which gives the Grinch a chance to have some fun. But ... See full summary »

Director: Gerard Baldwin | Stars: Hans Conried, Hal Smith, Gary Shapiro, Irene Tedrow

Votes: 467

24. Daisy-Head Mayzie (1995 TV Short)

30 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.0
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The Cat in the Hat (the most famous Dr. Seuss character) narrates a story about a girl named Mayzie McGrew, who mysteriously has a daisy growing from her head! This happens during the ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Collingwood | Stars: Francesca Marie Smith, Henry Gibson, Tim Curry, George Hearn

Votes: 138

25. The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953)

Approved | 89 min | Family, Fantasy, Music

6.9
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The bane of adolescent Bart Collins' existence is the piano lessons he is forced to take under the tutelage of Dr. Terwilliker, the only person he admits he detests because of his ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Rowland | Stars: Mary Healy, Hans Conried, Tommy Rettig, Peter Lind Hayes

Votes: 3,080

26. Gerald McBoing-Boing's Symphony (1953)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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Gerald McBoing Boing, a little boy who can't talk but can imitate any sound, is working as a one-man sound effects department for a radio station. When a scheduled symphony orchestra does ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 85

27. Spies (1943)

Unrated | 4 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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Private Snafu has a secret: his ship leaves for Africa at 4:30. He's determined to keep it, but bit by bit it slips out, and eventually, the details end up right on Hitler's desk and the ship is engaged.

Director: Chuck Jones | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 469

28. Horton Hears a Who! (2008)

G | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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71 Metascore

Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists.

Directors: Jimmy Hayward, Steve Martino | Stars: Jim Carrey, Steve Carell, Carol Burnett, Will Arnett

Votes: 112,995 | Gross: $154.53M

29. Capricorn One (1977)

PG | 123 min | Action, Thriller

6.8
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A NASA Mars mission won't work, and its funding is endangered, so they decide to fake it just this once. But then they have to keep the secret...

Director: Peter Hyams | Stars: Elliott Gould, James Brolin, Brenda Vaccaro, Sam Waterston

Votes: 17,003

30. The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss (1996–1998)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Family

6.7
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Stars: Anthony Asbury, John Kennedy, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Bruce Lanoil

Votes: 80

31. The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins (1943)

9 min | Animation, Short

6.6
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Director: George Pal | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Victor Jory

Votes: 63

32. Fighting Tools (1943)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.6
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Pvt. Snafu suffers the consequences of not keeping his equipment and weapons properly maintained.

Director: Robert Clampett | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 132

33. Booby Traps (1944)

4 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.6
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Pvt. Snafu thinks he's too smart to get caught by an enemy booby trap, but he soon finds that the traps are alluring and that he is every bit the booby.

Director: Robert Clampett | Stars: Mel Blanc, Robert C. Bruce

Votes: 272

34. Censored (1944)

5 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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When Snafu gets his wish to have his personal mail uncensored by the military, he inadvertently reveals military secrets that lead to disaster.

Director: Frank Tashlin | Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Sara Berner

Votes: 179

35. Horton Hatches the Egg (1992 Video)

Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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Director: Ray Messecar | Star: Billy Crystal

Votes: 44

36. Dr. Seuss: I Am Not Going to Get Up Today! (1991 Video)

25 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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Director: Ray Messecar | Star: Jim Thurman

Votes: 11

37. How Now Boing Boing (1954)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.5
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Gerald is taken to see Professor Joyce, Teacher of Voice.

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 137

38. The Lorax (2012)

PG | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.4
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46 Metascore

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

Directors: Chris Renaud, Kyle Balda | Stars: Zac Efron, Taylor Swift, Danny DeVito, Ed Helms

Votes: 83,211 | Gross: $214.03M

39. Private Snafu vs. Malaria Mike (1944)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.4
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Snafu learns hard way the consequences of not protecting himself from malaria infection.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Billy Bletcher

Votes: 140

40. The Costume Designer (1950)

9 min | Short

6.4
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This short focuses on the job of the costume designer in the production of motion pictures. The costume designer must design clothing that is correct for the film historically and ... See full summary »

Director: Tholen Gladden | Stars: Eve Arden, Joan Caulfield, Linda Darnell, Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

Votes: 41

41. A Lecture on Camouflage (1944)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.4
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Using Snafu as an example, Techanical Fairy First Class teaches the methods of effective camouflage.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Robert C. Bruce

Votes: 136

42. Cousins (1989)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Two couples go to a mutual friend's wedding and end up swapping partners.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen

Votes: 3,662 | Gross: $22.03M

43. Hot Spot (1945)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.3
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As the Devil watches Pvt. Snafu and his unit stationed in Iran, he talks about the hazards of working in the heat.

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Harold Peary

Votes: 65

44. Target Snafu (1944)

5 min | Animation, Short

6.3
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A armada of malaria-laden mosquitoes seeks human targets and finds Private Snafu who fails to protect himself adequately against their onslaught.

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Robert C. Bruce

Votes: 68

45. Going Home (1944)

4 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.3
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Pvt. Snafu's unit suffers the consequences of blabbing military secrets while on leave at home.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Frank Graham

Votes: 119

46. Design for Death (1947)

Approved | 48 min | Documentary

6.2
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An Academy Award winner for best documentary, the film opens with a notice that..."Exhibition of confiscated Japanese film material authorized by permission of the Alien Property Custodian ... See full summary »

Stars: Kent Smith, Hans Conried

Votes: 21

47. Wagon Ho! (2012 Video)

3 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.2
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The Once-Lers are told by the owner that they can sit on the wagon and that it had better not move. They and the donkey nod in agreement. The Once-Lers try to get the donkey to move. He ... See full summary »

Director: Kyle Balda | Stars: Ed Helms, Chris Renaud

Votes: 75

48. Rumors (1943)

4 min | Animation, Short

6.2
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Snafu inadvertantly starts a panic on his base when he begins a mistaken rumour that the base is about to be bombed.

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Frank Graham, Michael Maltese, Tedd Pierce

Votes: 142

49. It's Murder She Says... (1945)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.2
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A haggard mosquito complains how tough life is with the military taking the proper precautions against malaria infection.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Sara Berner, Robert C. Bruce

Votes: 75

50. Pay Day (1944)

5 min | Animation, Short

6.2
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Technical Fairy First Class shows Snafu the consequences of frittering away his pay.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 63