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1. The 24th Annual Tony Awards (1970 TV Special)

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Writer: Hildy Parks | Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Julie Andrews, Rene Auberjonois, Lauren Bacall, Clive Barnes

Votes: 75

2. Hedda Hopper's Hollywood (1960 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

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A look at the past, present and future of Hollywood as seen through the eyes of the movie columnist.

Writer: Sumner Locke Elliott | Director: William Corrigan | Stars: Lucille Ball, Stephen Boyd, Francis X. Bushman, John Cassavetes

Votes: 46

3. All-Star Party for Carol Burnett (1982 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy, Music

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Director: Dick McDonough | Stars: Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, Sammy Davis Jr.

Votes: 51

5. The Julie Andrews Hour (1972–1973)

60 min | Music

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The Julie Andrews Hour was an entertaining television variety series starring Julie Andrews. Julie had amazing guests and great singing on her show.

Stars: Julie Andrews, Steve Lawrence, Rich Little, Robert Goulet

Votes: 101

6. The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1987 TV Special)

Documentary

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Director: Dwight Hemion | Stars: Don Ameche, Lucille Ball, Diahann Carroll, Ray Charles

Votes: 159

7. The Carol Burnett Show (1967–1978)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Family

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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.

Stars: Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman, Lyle Waggoner

Votes: 2,808

8. The Jack Benny Program (1950–1965)

30 min | Comedy

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The comic misadventures of the skinflint comedian and his friends.

Stars: Jack Benny, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Don Wilson, Dennis Day

Votes: 676

10. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

Stars: Walt Disney, Kevin Corcoran, Paul Frees, Slim Pickens

Votes: 951

11. What's My Line? (1950–1967)

30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show

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Four panelists must determine guests' occupations - and, in the case of famous guests, while blindfolded, their identity - by asking only "yes" or "no" questions.

Stars: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Bennett Cerf, Dorothy Kilgallen

Votes: 764

12. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

Approved | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

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An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

Writers: Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, Jo Swerling, Philip Van Doren Stern | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 242,109

13. Rear Window (1954)

Approved | 112 min | Mystery, Thriller

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A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.

Writers: John Michael Hayes, Cornell Woolrich | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter

Votes: 280,125

14. National Geographic Specials (1965– )

60 min | Documentary, History

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For over 30 years, the National Geographic Society has presented specials on nature, foreign culture, scientific breakthroughs, and things which fall under the general category of "neat ... See full summary »

Stars: Alexander Scourby, Leslie Nielsen, Joseph Campanella, Richard Kiley

Votes: 219

15. The Jimmy Stewart Show (1971–1972)
Episode: Price Is Right (1972)

Comedy

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Creator: Hal Kanter | Director: Richard Lang | Stars: James Stewart, Julie Adams, Jonathan Daly, Ellen Geer

Votes: 6

16. Vertigo (1958)

Approved | 128 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller

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A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.

Writers: Alec Coppel, Samuel A. Taylor, Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore

Votes: 218,190

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

105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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

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

Votes: 1,723

18. The Dean Martin Show (1965–1974)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

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Dean Martin hosts with several different celebrities that have several sketches of improv that breaks down comedy, race, and sex all at of the same time.

Stars: Dean Martin, Sandahl Bergman, Dom DeLuise, Bob Newhart

Votes: 626

19. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

Votes: 96

20. The 39th Annual Academy Awards (1967 TV Special)

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Director: Richard Dunlap | Stars: Bob Hope, Neile Adams, Anouk Aimée, Ann-Margret

Votes: 115

21. Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)

Approved | 30 min | Documentary, Short

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Writer: Carey Wilson | Stars: Carey Wilson, Janet Gaynor, Emil Jannings, Mary Pickford

Votes: 64

22. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama

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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

Writers: Sidney Buchman, Lewis R. Foster | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

Votes: 69,458

23. ABC Late Night (1973–1975)

90 min

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Stars: Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford, Nanette Fabray, Glenn Ford

Votes: 56

24. Right of Way (1983 TV Movie)

102 min | Drama

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A dying woman and her husband agree to a joint-suicide pact, whether others like it or not.

Writer: Richard Lees | Director: George Schaefer | Stars: Bette Davis, James Stewart, Melinda Dillon, Priscilla Morrill

Votes: 469

25. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, John Doucette, Hayden Rorke

Votes: 131

26. Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992)

167 min | Documentary, Biography, War

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A film about the noted American linguist/political dissident and his warning about corporate media's role in modern propaganda.

Directors: Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Mark Achbar, Karin Aguilar-San Juan, Paul Andrews

Votes: 3,362

27. James Stewart: A Wonderful Life - Hosted by Johnny Carson (1987 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 111 min | Biography

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Writer: John L. Miller | Director: David Heeley | Stars: James Stewart, Johnny Carson, Peter Bogdanovich, Carol Burnett

Votes: 32

28. The 36th Annual Academy Awards (1964 TV Special)

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Director: Richard Dunlap | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Nick Adams, Julie Andrews, Annabella

Votes: 104

29. AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to William Wyler (1976 TV Special)

120 min | Documentary

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In 1976, William Wyler became the fourth recipient of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award, following John Ford, James Cagney and Orson Welles. The winner of three Best ... See full summary »

Stars: Eddie Albert, Henry Fonda, Greer Garson, Audrey Hepburn

Votes: 114

30. The Carol Burnett Show (1967–1978)
Episode: A Special Evening with Carol Burnett (1978)

TV-G | Comedy, Family

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Highlights of this final show of the series include: clips from prior shows; a question-and-answer session involving the cast; new sketches where Mr. Tudball is moving his office but does ... See full summary »

Writers: Roger Beatty, Rick Hawkins, Liz Sage, Bob Illes, James R. Stein, Franelle Silver, Larry Siegel, Tim Conway, Bill Richmond, Gene Perret, Dick Clair, Jenna McMahon, Ed Simmons, Buz Kohan, Bill Angelos, Gail Parent, Tom Patchett, Jay Tarses, Stan Burns, Mike Marmer, Arthur Julian, Gary Belkin, Arnie Rosen | Director: Dave Powers | Stars: Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Tim Conway, Ray Charles

Votes: 21

31. The Jimmy Stewart Show (1971–1972)
Episode: By Way of Introduction (1971)

30 min | Comedy

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Creator: Hal Kanter | Director: Hal Kanter | Stars: James Stewart, Julie Adams, Jonathan Daly, Ellen Geer

Votes: 6

32. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Approved | 123 min | Drama, Western

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A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.

Writers: James Warner Bellah, Willis Goldbeck, Dorothy M. Johnson | Director: John Ford | Stars: James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin

Votes: 49,062

33. Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Unrated | 160 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?

Writers: Wendell Mayes, John D. Voelker | Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell

Votes: 40,675

34. The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Not Rated | 112 min | Comedy, Romance

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When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.

Writers: Donald Ogden Stewart, Philip Barry | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey

Votes: 47,062

35. Harvey (1950)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

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Due to his insistence that he has an invisible six-foot rabbit for a best friend, a whimsical middle-aged man is thought by his family to be insane - but he may be wiser than anyone knows.

Writers: Mary Chase, Oscar Brodney | Director: Henry Koster | Stars: James Stewart, Josephine Hull, Peggy Dow, Charles Drake

Votes: 42,234

36. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

Passed | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Miklós László | Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut

Votes: 18,355

37. North and South, Book II (1986 TV Mini-Series)

570 min | Drama, History, Romance

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The story of two friends and their families on opposite sides of the American Civil War.

Creator: Douglas Heyes | Stars: Kirstie Alley, David Carradine, Philip Casnoff, Mary Crosby

Votes: 3,014

38. The Dick Powell Theatre (1961–1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was his last television series and contained his last filmed acting (episode: 'The ... See full summary »

Creator: Richard Alan Simmons | Stars: Dick Powell, David Niven, June Allyson, Larry J. Blake

Votes: 95

39. Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Jimmy Stewart (1978 TV Special)

99 min | Comedy

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It's incredible in these roasts to see the greats lined up on the dais. To listen to the humour akin to thinking out loud with no regard for what's correct to joke about. It's old era ... See full summary »

Writers: Harry Crane, Larry Markes, Jack Shea, Howard Albrecht, Sol Weinstein, Martin Ragaway, Arthur Phillips, Mel Chase, Robert L. Mills, Jay Burton, Stan Burns, David Axlerod | Director: Greg Garrison | Stars: Dean Martin, James Stewart, June Allyson, Lucille Ball

Votes: 37

40. The 33rd Annual Academy Awards (1961 TV Special)

Family

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Director: Richard Dunlap | Stars: Bob Hope, Steve Allen, Jack Bean, Polly Bergen

Votes: 101

41. Lux Playhouse (1958–1959)

30 min | Drama, Comedy, Romance

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This filmed series of light comedies, romances and melodramas alternated on Friday nights with the "Schlitz Playhouse of Stars" between October 1958 and Sepetmeber 1959.

Stars: Alice Backes, Nesdon Booth, Polly Bergen, Zsa Zsa Gabor

Votes: 29

42. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: James Stewart: A Wonderful Life (1987)

86 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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A retrospective on the life and career of actor James Stewart, with clips from many of his films and interviews with people who have worked with him.

Writer: John L. Miller | Director: David Heeley | Stars: James Stewart, Johnny Carson, Peter Bogdanovich, Carol Burnett

Votes: 175

43. Rope (1948)

PG | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.

Writers: Hume Cronyn, Patrick Hamilton, Arthur Laurents | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: James Stewart, John Dall, Farley Granger, Dick Hogan

Votes: 87,786

44. You Can't Take It With You (1938)

Approved | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.

Writers: Robert Riskin, George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Lionel Barrymore, Edward Arnold

Votes: 16,529

45. Great Performances (1971– )

132 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Creators: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban | Stars: Julie Andrews, Plácido Domingo, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming

Votes: 389

46. American Masters (1985– )

90 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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Creator: Susan Lacy | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Fred Astaire

Votes: 378

47. The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra (1978 TV Special)

100 min | Comedy

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Wonderful funny contribution from Red Buttons. Kinda leaves you feeling two things. Almost all of these acting/comedic legends have passed and this sort of unbridled humour is no more

Writers: Harry Crane, Bill Box, Larry Markes, Stan Dreben, Howard Albrecht, Wol Weinstein, Martin Ragaway, Arthur Phillips, Mel Chase, Robert L. Mills | Director: Greg Garrison | Stars: Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Ronald Reagan, Gene Kelly

Votes: 111

48. A Backyard Story (2010)

70 min | Drama

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Writer: Falk Schultz | Director: Falk Schultz | Stars: Matt Zemlin, Tyron Watzinger, Cosma Dujat, Ralf Bode

Votes: 65

49. The 30th Annual Academy Awards (1958 TV Special)

Family

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Director: Alan Handley | Stars: Anna Maria Alberghetti, June Allyson, Fred Astaire, Ann Blyth

Votes: 115

50. Movie Memories with Debbie Reynolds (1991–1992)

Talk-Show

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Movie Star Debbie Reynolds introduces a classic Hollywood film, then returns afterwards to talk with legendary movie stars about their careers and experiences during Hollywood's "Golden Age."

Stars: Debbie Reynolds, Joan Caulfield, Jane Greer, James Stewart

Votes: 7