Highest Rated Titles With Howard Hesseman

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »







Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Three Sisters (2001–2002)
Episode: The In-Laws (2001)

30 min | Comedy

9.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Creators: Eileen Heisler, DeAnn Heline | Stars: Katherine LaNasa, Dyan Cannon, Valerie Harper, Howard Hesseman

2. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Lovers & Other Parents (1982)

Comedy

9.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

Ann and Mark's father have dinner with Mark and Barbara and things move very fast between them.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Boyd Gaines

3. Head of the Class (1986–1990)
Episode: Mission to Moscow: Part 2 (1988)

Comedy

9.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Creators: Rich Eustis, Michael Elias | Director: Eric Laneuville | Stars: Howard Hesseman, William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Leslie Bega

4. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Honeymoon II (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Ann and Sam leave for their honeymoon and arrive at their destination, a ski lodge. Things immediately get off on the wrong foot as the airline loses Ann's luggage, but things get even ... See full summary »

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Boyd Gaines

5. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Meaning of Life (1984)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Schneider gets a new lease on life after he's accidentally electrocuted, then revived, a hair raising experience in which he claims he died and came back to life.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Tony Singletary | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

6. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Never Hire a Relative (1984)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Francine goes behind Ann's back to talk Sam into designing an elaborate office suite that's too grandiose for Ann's taste.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Tony Singletary | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Valerie Bertinelli

7. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Not a Creature Was Staying (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Ann has the holiday blues, believing she and Sam will be alone on Christmas, but Sam plans to surprise her with a Caribbean cruise.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Tony Singletary | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

8. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Off We Go (1984)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Ann receives an offer to be in charge of a marketing enterprise in England. She's concerned for family & friends and also worries about taking this big step that would change her life.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

9. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Pride and Privacy: Part 1 (1982)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Forced out of their rooming house by an explosion, Barbara and Mark impose on Ann for a temporary home until they can find a place of their own.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Shelley Fabares

10. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Pride and Privacy: Part 2 (1982)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Both married couples and little Annie are now at Ann's house driving her crazy.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Shelley Fabares

11. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Pride and Privacy: Part 3 (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Unable to cope with the pandemonium at her house, Ann takes refuge at Sam's place, until he offers her a solution for which she's completely unprepared.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Boyd Gaines

12. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Sam's Apartment (1984)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Sam's late night disappearance has the family convinced he's been kidnapped until Ann learns he's kept his old apartment.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

13. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Second Time Around (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Ann picks up the morning newspaper and is in for a shock: Sam has set a wedding date for the two of them, and he hasn't even proposed yet. It seems the two are to get married in three days,... See full summary »

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Glenn Scarpelli, Shelley Fabares

14. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Shakedown (1983)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Sam and Ann are adjusting to married life, and find they disagree on monumental issues, such as where the spoons should be kept.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

15. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Take My Ex (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Sam is pampering his ex-wife a bit too much for Ann's tastes.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

16. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: The Good Life (1983)

Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Sam offers Ann paradise on a Pacific island if she'll leave everything in Indianapolis.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines, Valerie Bertinelli

17. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Turkeys Away (1978)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Mr. Carlson is beginning to feel useless at the new formatted rock station so he decides to create a big Thanksgiving Day promotion. His idea? Get a helicopter, with a banner attached to it... See full summary »

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Michael Zinberg | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

18. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Up in Smoke (1984)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

After six years of not smoking, Sam lights up. But when he tries to quit, he finds his willpower has gone up in smoke.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Tony Singletary | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Valerie Bertinelli

19. One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Episode: Worried Heart (1983)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

With Sam off on a business trip with an ex-girl friend, Ann's imagination gets the better of her.

Creators: Allan Manings, Whitney Blake, Norman Lear | Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Howard Hesseman, Pat Harrington Jr., Boyd Gaines

20. Oliver Beene (2003–2004)
Episode: Superhero (2004)

Comedy, Adventure

9.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Creator: Howard Gewirtz | Stars: Grant Rosenmeyer, Grant Shaud, Wendy Makkena, Andrew Lawrence

21. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: An Explosive Affair: Part 1 (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

9.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

In the first of this two-part series, WKRP receives a terrorist bomb threat.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Linda Day | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

22. Head of the Class (1986–1990)
Episode: A Problem Like Maria (1987)

Comedy

9.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Creators: Rich Eustis, Michael Elias | Director: Andrew D. Weyman | Stars: Howard Hesseman, William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Leslie Bega

23. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Clean Up Radio Everywhere (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

9.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A preacher with Clean Up Radio Everywhere wants WKRP to stop playing specific songs due to the lyrics. Mr. Carlson thinks the station should cooperate, while the rest say the songs are classics and shouldn't be subjected to censorship.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Linda Day | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

24. House M.D. (2004–2012)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.

Creator: David Shore | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

25. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: An Explosive Affair: Part 2 (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Conclusion of two-part series. WKRP receives a terrorist bomb threat.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Linda Day | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

26. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: The Consultant (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Mother Carlson hires a radio doctor to evaluate the station and Andy worries when the doctor threatens to write a poor review if the station doesn't buy his services.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Dolores Ferraro | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

27. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Up and Down the Dial (1982)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Mama Carlson announces plans to change WKRP's format.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: George Gaynes | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

28. Head of the Class (1986–1990)
Episode: Back to the Future (1986)

Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

The class stages a mock reunion when Charlie expresses displeasure for his own high school reunion.

Creators: Rich Eustis, Michael Elias | Director: John Tracy | Stars: Howard Hesseman, William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Leslie Bega

29. Head of the Class (1986–1990)
Episode: Critical Choices (1986)

Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Moore is putting on his own version of Hamlet. He lets the class be the first ones to see it. He then asks them to write their critique of it. At class when he sees them; most of the class pan it.

Creators: Rich Eustis, Michael Elias | Director: Lee Shallat Chemel | Stars: Howard Hesseman, William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Leslie Bega

30. The Pretender (1996–2000)
Episode: Extreme (1999)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Jarod joins a reckless extreme-sports group to discover the truth behind an alleged buggy jump 'accident' that left its victim in a coma. Meanwhile, Jarod uses a game show motif to send ... See full summary »

Writers: Steven Long Mitchell, Craig W. Van Sickle | Director: Scott Lautanen | Stars: Michael T. Weiss, Andrea Parker, Patrick Bauchau, Jon Gries

31. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Filthy Pictures: Part 1 (1980)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Andy and Jennifer agree do a photo shoot for a charity. While dressing after the session is done, the photographer for the photo shoot, takes nude photos of Jennifer without her knowledge and tries to blackmail her.

Writers: Dan Guntzelman, Steve Marshall, Hugh Wilson | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

32. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Filthy Pictures: Part 2 (1980)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

After the nude photos of Jennifer and the blackmail plot is revealed, the radio staff tries to recover the photos and negatives from the unscrupulous photographer.

Writers: Dan Guntzelman, Steve Marshall, Hugh Wilson | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

33. Head of the Class (1986–1990)
Episode: Ode to Simone (1987)

Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Moore tels the students to write a letter to the person who inspired them. And when they reply, he has them read the letter in class. Simone wrote to a poet and even included one of her ... See full summary »

Creators: Rich Eustis, Michael Elias | Director: Art Dielhenn | Stars: Howard Hesseman, William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Leslie Bega

34. Lie to Me (2009–2011)
Episode: Beat the Devil (2010)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Dr. Lightman is convinced that one of his former protégé's students is a sociopath connected to a woman's disappearance, but everyone else is skeptical. Meanwhile, Torres and Loker help a high school teacher who thinks he saw an UFO.

Creator: Samuel Baum | Director: Vahan Moosekian | Stars: Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines, Monica Raymund

35. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Fish Story (1979)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

In an episode hated by creator Hugh Wilson, but loved by the fans, we see a day in the life of WKRP. Johnny and Venus are participating in a "Drinking and Response Time" on-air promotion. ... See full summary »

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Asaad Kelada | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

36. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Hotel Oceanview (1980)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

WKRP books a meeting room at the Hotel Oceanview in Dayton, to entice the Vicki Von Vicki Jeans company to advertise with them. Andy has problems with the slide projector while Mr. Carlson ... See full summary »

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

37. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Jennifer's Home for Christmas (1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Christmas is coming up and everyone at the station is anxious to leave and start their holiday plans...everyone, except for Jennifer. Jennifer seems as if she has no holiday plans and is ... See full summary »

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

38. House M.D. (2004–2012)
Episode: Sex Kills (2006)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

House and the team struggle to diagnose one patient in order to save another. Clinic Case: College student claims he has the hots for heifers.

Creator: David Shore | Director: David Semel | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

39. Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever (1983 TV Movie)

130 min | Documentary, Music

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Suzanne De Passe, Buz Kohan, Ruth Adkins Robinson | Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Adam Ant, Nick Ashford, Florence Ballard, Renaldo Benson

40. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Jennifer and the Will (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

When an elderly gentleman friend of Jennifer's dies, the man's family blames her for stealing his fortune.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Dolores Ferraro | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

41. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: Real Families (1980)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

The Tarlek family is profiled on "Real Families". Herb and people being interviewed seem rehearsed, so the producers of the show "dig deep" and expose the real Tarlek family.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

42. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The House on Willis Avenue (1978)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

When a fellow P.I. is killed on the Ventura freeway, Jim and Richie Brockelman team up to find out if it really was an accident.

Creators: Roy Huggins, Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Hy Averback | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Jackie Cooper

43. Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (1998–2001)
Episode: Two Guys, a Girl and a Dad (1998)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Berg's father, who is a lawyer, comes to town but Berg hasn't told him that he has dropped out of law school. His father also has a secret. Sharon has an unfortunate job at a fair advertising her chemical company, complete with protesters.

Creators: Rick Wiener, Kenny Schwartz, Danny Jacobson | Director: Richard Correll | Stars: Traylor Howard, Ryan Reynolds, Richard Ruccolo, Jennifer Westfeldt

44. Boston Legal (2004–2008)

44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

This Spinoff of The Practice will focus on Civil Law.

Creator: David E. Kelley | Stars: James Spader, William Shatner, Candice Bergen, Rene Auberjonois

45. Faerie Tale Theatre (1982–1987)

50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

At a time when most other shows for children were either low-budget productions or product-inspired cartoons that were little more than half-hour commercials, this program set out to ... See full summary »

Stars: Shelley Duvall, John Achorn, Patrick DeSantis, David McCharen

46. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)

105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Bob Hope, Skitch Henderson

47. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: In Concert (1980)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The staff find themselves consumed with guilt for promoting a Who concert at Riverfront Coliseum when its general admission policy causes a terrible tragedy.

Creator: Hugh Wilson | Director: Linda Day | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

48. The Bob Newhart Show (1972–1978)
Episode: Some of My Best Friends Are... (1976)

30 min | Comedy

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Bob's therapy group is looking for a new person to join them as they feel things are getting stale. Meanwhile, Bob is getting excited about his glee club's 25th reunion.

Creators: David Davis, Lorenzo Music | Director: James Burrows | Stars: Bob Newhart, Suzanne Pleshette, Peter Bonerz, Bill Daily

49. Psych (2006–2014)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A novice sleuth is hired by the police after he cons them into thinking he has psychic powers which help solve crimes. With the assistance of his reluctant best friend, the duo take on a series of complicated cases.

Creator: Steve Franks | Stars: James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Corbin Bernsen

50. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney.

Creators: Sheldon Leonard, Danny Thomas | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier