Highest Rated Titles With Charles F. Wheeler

1. Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Rod Serling's seminal anthology series focused on ordinary folks who suddenly found themselves in extraordinary, usually supernatural, situations. The stories would typically end with an ironic twist that would see the guilty punished.

2. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton: Part 1 (1974)
60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
3. Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
186 min | Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.

4. Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Number 12 Looks Just Like You (1964)
25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In a future society everyone must undergo an operation at age 19 to become beautiful and conform to society. One young woman desperately wants to hold onto her own identity.

5. Inherit the Wind (1960)
128 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

6. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: The Lure (1967)
60 min | Drama, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Kitty gets caught up in a scheme where lawmen will try to arrest known criminal Dal Neely by using his daughter as bait. But everyone gets more than they bargained for in this story.

7. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
60 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

8. James at 16 (1977–1978)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

James, a daydreamer and photographer, must learn to cope with life as his father moves the family from Oregon to Boston MA. Though there is much humor here, the series dealt with many ... See full summary »

9. Alvin the Magnificent (1973 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
10. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A TV Series about a bunch of Law students, their everyday lives and their effort to make it through Law School. Hart, Ford, Bell and the rest of them have to face Kingsfield, the most ... See full summary »

11. Backstory (2000– )
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

As seen on AMC, "Backstory" is a series that takes a provocative and in-depth look at the making of popular motion pictures. Stars, directors, producers and other Hollywood players provide ... See full summary »

12. Lucy Gets Lucky (1975 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
13. Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Queen of the Nile (1964)
25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A reporter interviews a Hollywood movie queen who has a secret to her eternal beauty.

14. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: The Mystery of Dracula's Castle: Part 1 (1973)
60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
15. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
192 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure.

16. The Making of 'Silent Running' (1972)
49 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An on-set documentary about the making of the classic science fiction film "Silent Running".

17. James at 16 (1977–1978)
Episode: Pilot (1977)
100 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A 15-year-old whose family moves from Oregon to Boston misses the girlfriend he left behind, so he runs away to see her. On the way he hooks up with a female art student in her 20s who is ... See full summary »

18. Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
144 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A dramatization of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen.

19. A Child Is Waiting (1963)
102 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Psychologist Dr. Matthew Clark is the head of the Crawthorne State Training Institute, one of the first boarding schools for developmentally challenged children. Dr. Clark is sympathetic ... See full summary »

20. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: The Young Runaways (1978)
100 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Heartless parents C.L. Doyle and his wife take two of their older children, Rosebud & Joseph T. Doyle on a family vacation to Alaska, but dump their younger ones, Freddy & Margaret Jean in ... See full summary »

21. Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
111 min | Comedy, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family? From finding a house big enough for all of them and learning to make ... See full summary »

22. Babe (1975 TV Movie)
106 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story of Babe Didrickson, who won two gold medals in track and field at the 1932 Olympics and returned to become a world champion golfer, her battles to be accepted as a woman in a ... See full summary »

23. Like Normal People (1979 TV Movie)
97 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A mentally-challenged man and woman meet, fall in love and are determined to get married, despite the initial objections of their families and friends. Based on a true story.

24. The Gift of Love (1978 TV Movie)
98 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This is the story of two people, from totally different backgrounds and social status. The boy is a Swiss immigrant working to help his impoverished family, and the girl comes from an ... See full summary »

25. Mystery in Dracula's Castle (1973 TV Movie)
91 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two brothers and a stray dog stumble upon some jewel thieves in a lighthouse.

26. Bad Ronald (1974 TV Movie)
74 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house ... See full summary »

27. Truck Turner (1974)
91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Truck is a bounty hunter who gets a job to track down a guy named Gator. When he and his partner find him, a chase ensues and Gator is killed. This makes Gator's woman, Dorinda, very angry ... See full summary »

28. The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976 TV Movie)
148 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Fact-based story of the kidnapping of Charles Lindbergh Jr., son and namesake of the famed pilot, and ensuing trial of accused and convicted killer, Bruno Hauptmann.

29. Silent Running (1972)
89 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft.

30. Cold Turkey (1971)
99 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Hoping for positive publicity, a tobacco company offers $25 million to any American town that quits smoking for 30 days. Amidst a media frenzy, Eagle Rock, Iowa accepts the challenge while the company's PR man tries to sabotage the effort.

31. I Want to Live (1983 TV Movie)
100 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The movie tells the story of a woman who struggles and fights to escape the gas chamber being condemned with capital punishment because of her participation in a hold up in which a person ... See full summary »

32. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1974 TV Movie)
74 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The story of a family living in a New York City slum in 1912, headed by a loving but alcoholic father and a strong-willed mother.

33. Cage Without a Key (1975 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A high school girl who needs a ride accepts one from a boy she doesn't know. He then forces her to participate in a robbery, in which a clerk is killed. They are soon caught, and the girl, ... See full summary »

Writer: Joanna Lee |  Director: Buzz Kulik |  Stars: Susan Dey, Jonelle Allen, Sam Bottoms, Anne Bloom
34. Duel at Diablo (1966)
103 min | Action, War, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Lieutenant McAllister is ordered to transport several ammunition wagons to another fort through Apache territory with only a small troop of rookie soldiers to guard them. Along for the ride... See full summary »

35. One Little Indian (1973)
90 min | Comedy, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

On the run from the Cavalry, a man tries to disappear while accompanied by two camels and a runaway boy. His escape is made harder when he meets a widow and her daughter who may turn him in.

36. Thursday's Child (1983 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A family is devastated to discover that their young son has a terminal heart condition, and the only thing that can save him is a relatively new procedure, a heart transplant.

37. Three for Two (1975 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
38. The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
165 min | Comedy, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the ... See full summary »

39. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: The Mystery of Dracula's Castle: Part 2 (1973)
60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
40. Hawaii (1966)
189 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. But ... See full summary »

41. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Murdoch (1971)
60 min | Drama, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A Marshall with a warrant to legally execute ten outlaws upon capture, enlist Matt's help, and finds out of one men is his rebellious son.

42. Brewster's Millions (1985)
97 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A minor-league baseball player has to spend $30,000,000 in thirty days in order to inherit $300,000,000. However, he's not allowed to tell anyone about the deal.

43. The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton (1974 TV Movie)
60 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
44. The Fighter (1983 TV Movie)
96 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Vietnam war veteran Merle is working as concierge. His small salary and the one of his wife Rindy are just enough to survive. Thus when Merle hears that there will be an amateur boxing ... See full summary »

45. Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
132 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 48/100 (10 reviews)

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine and hopefully stop the intruder.

46. Freaky Friday (1976)
95 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A mother and daughter find their personalities switched and have to live each other's lives on one strange Friday.

47. The Red Badge of Courage (1974 TV Movie)
74 min | Drama, War, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

During the Civil War, a young man enthusiastically joins the Union army thirsting to find glory and honor, but his first battle opens his eyes to the reality of how un-glorious and dishonorable war really is.

48. She Waits (1972 TV Movie)
74 min | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A murdered woman seeks revenge, possesses her husband's new wife.

49. His Mistress (1984 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

This is how it usually happens. Some older man is unhappy in his marriage and meets a jolly young sweetheart in which he rediscovers his own youth. He dumps his old family and starts living... See full summary »

50. The War Between Men and Women (1972)
110 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

2 quirky Manhattanites crash into each other cute at an ophthalmologist's office. Peter is a grouchy cartoonist/author whose vision is failing, divorced mother Theresa is also reluctant to ... See full summary »