Highest Rated Titles With Peter Stone

1. The Asphalt Jungle (1961– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
2. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

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

3. The Defenders (1961–1965)
Episode: The Benefactor (1962)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Dr. Ernest Montgomery is performing an abortion in his office when the police barge in and arrest him... See full synopsis »

4. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: Tradition: 1957-1979 (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The new innovative musical on Broadway starting this era was "West Side Story", the first musical to integrate dance movement into the everyday movement of the characters. The movement was ... See full summary »

5. Charade (1963)
113 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Romance and suspense in Paris, as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust?

6. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
360 min | Documentary, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A six-part documentary about the Broadway musical

7. Brenner (1959– )
30 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Roy is a hardened twenty year cop with the NYPD; his son Ernie is an idealistic rookie. Together they face and learn from their different views of life and work.

8. Adam's Rib (1973– )
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A TV adaptation of the Tracy/Hepburn classic. Adam Bonner was a young assistant DA while his wife, Amanda, was a junior partner in a law firm. Their jobs often put them in conflict within ... See full summary »

9. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
104 min | Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 68/100 (4 reviews)

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

10. Charlie Rose (1991– )
60 min | News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
11. One of My Wives Is Missing (1976 TV Movie)
120 min | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Daniel Corban's wife Elizabeth disappeared after they had a fight. Then she shows up, yet he insists that the woman isn't actually his wife.

12. 1776 (1972)
142 min | Drama, Family, History, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A musical retelling of the American Revolution's political struggle in the Continental Congress to declare independence.

14. Espionage (1963–1964)
48 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
15. The Defenders (1961–1965)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A Father-Son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day.

16. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
17. Mirage (1965)
108 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A New York man suffers amnesia. He soon learns that he's mixed up in a life-and-death situation, but what exactly is it?

18. Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)
168 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Bathsheba Everdine, a willful, flirtatious, young woman, unexpectedly inherits a large farm and becomes romantically involved with three widely divergent men.

19. Father Goose (1964)
118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

During WW2, a man persuaded to live on an isolated island and spot aircraft finds himself responsible for a teacher and several students, all female.

20. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin': 1943-1960 (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II - a newly formed songwriting team due to Lorenz Hart's ill health - ushered in a new era of the Broadway musical with the revolutionary production ... See full summary »

21. Androcles and the Lion (1967 TV Movie)
150 min | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story of Androcles, the simple-hearted Christian tailor whose friendship with a lion saves himself and his friends from martyrdom in the Roman Colosseum.

22. The 44th Annual Tony Awards (1990 TV Special)
120 min | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
23. Sweet Charity (1969)
149 min | Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Taxi dancer Charity continues to have Faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and Hope that she will finally meet the nice young man to romance her ... See full summary »

24. Skin Game (1971)
102 min | Comedy, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Quincy Drew and his black friend Jason O'Rourke have pulled off every dodge known for conning a well-heeled sucker, but it wasn't until they hit on the old skin game that they started to ... See full summary »

26. The 46th Annual Tony Awards (1992 TV Special)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
27. Beyond Titanic (1998 TV Movie)
94 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A survey of 86 years of Titanicana in popular culture, with the emphasis on movies about (or inspired by) the disaster.

28. Ghostbreakers (1967 TV Movie)
60 min | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A professor and his beautiful assistant investigate a murder which occurs in a supposedly haunted house.

29. The 45th Annual Tony Awards (1991 TV Special)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
30. Espionage (1963–1964)
Episode: Covenant with Death (1963)
60 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Soon after World War II, two former heroes of the Resistance stand trial for murder.

31. Arabesque (1966)
105 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Story of international intrigue involving a university professor, an Arab prime minister, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful spy, and hieroglyphics.

32. CBS Summer Playhouse (1987–1989)
60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Anthology television series that aired unsold television pilots during the summer.

33. Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
112 min | Comedy, Mystery, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that... See full summary »

34. Jigsaw (1968)
97 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.

35. Why Would I Lie? (1980)
105 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Cletus is a compulsive liar. He prefers the term 'fabrication' to lie though. When Cletus becomes a social worker he's assigned the case of a boy called Jorge (with a 'J') who was taken ... See full summary »

36. Just Cause (1995)
102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A Harvard professor is lured back into the courtroom after 25 years to take the case of a young black man condemned to death for the horrific murder of a child.

37. The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)
110 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WW II, it is a propaganda nightmare for the Allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an... See full summary »

38. Grand Larceny (1987)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A woman who hasn't seen her father in 18 years, learns of his death and goes to his estate in France to carry out his wishes. She then learns that her father was a thief who after getting ... See full summary »

39. Silver Bears (1978)
113 min | Crime, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, ... See full summary »

40. The 35th Annual Tony Awards (1981 TV Special)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
41. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1998 TV Movie)
100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

42. The Truth About Charlie (2002)
104 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Metascore: 55/100 (35 reviews)

A young woman in Paris is about to divorce her husband when she discovers... he's dead; and all their money is gone. She meets a mysterious man, who tells her that the money was really his,... See full summary »

43. The Will Rogers Follies (1991 TV Movie)
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
44. Woman of the Year (1984 TV Movie)
Musical, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Filmed Broadway musical adaptation of 1942 Tracy/Hepburn film.

45. Danny Kaye: Nobody's Fool (1994 TV Movie)
56 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Definitive documentary on the life of Danny Kaye with over 25 testimonial interviews included.

46. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
Episode: A Day Before Battle (1956)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
47. The Defenders (1961–1965)
Episode: Along Came a Spider (1962)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Sid Barber is a retired vaudevillian who returns to his daughter's home one night to discover that his son-in-law has been beaten to death with a trophy - one of Barber's prize possessions.... See full synopsis »

48. CBS Summer Playhouse (1987–1989)
Episode: Baby on Board (1988)
60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Successful career couple in there 40s adjusts to the pressures of a new baby.

49. Great Performances: Dance in America (1976– )
Episode: Bob Fosse: Steam Heat (1990)
60 min | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A documentary profile of director/choreographer Bob Fosse. Includes clips from his films and television specials as well as interviews with Fosse, remembrances from his friends, and ... See full summary »

50. Brenner (1959– )
Episode: Charlie Paradise: The Tragic Flute (1964)
30 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

An old woman who hasn't seen for years is found murdered in her Greenwich Village apartment and the New York police department is stumped. Lieutenant Roy Brenner goes to his old friend, ... See full summary »