Best 47 Made For TV Movies

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1.
House of Cards (1990 Mini-Series)
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Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader... (226 mins.)
 
2.
Lonesome Dove (1989 Mini-Series)
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Two former Texas Rangers renew their spirit of adventure as they and several other residents of a small Texas town join a cattle drive to the Montana Territory. (384 mins.)
 
3.
Rich Man, Poor Man (1976 Mini-Series)
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An examination of the trials and tribulations of the Jordache family, from the period following World War II to the late 1960s. (60 mins.)
 
4.
Brian's Song (1971 TV Movie)
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Based on the real-life relationship between teammates Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers and the bond established when Piccolo discovers that he is dying. (73 mins.)
Director: Buzz Kulik
 
5.
Washington: Behind Closed Doors (1977 Mini-Series)
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The story of a power-hungry U.S. President, and the men, with whom he surrounds himself, in order to keep his hold on power. Based on John Ehrlichman's book about the Nixon administration. (750 mins.)
 
6.
The Gathering (1977 TV Movie)
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Dying father pulls his torn family together for a last Christmas. (94 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
 
7.
Prescription: Murder (1968 TV Movie)
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A psychiatrist uses a patient he is having an affair with to help him kill his wife, but his perfect alibi may come apart at the hands of a seemingly befuddled LAPD lieutenant. (100 mins.)
Director: Richard Irving
 
8.
The Night Stalker (1972 TV Movie)
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An abrasive Las Vegas newspaper reporter investigates a series of murders committed by a vampire. (74 mins.)
 
9.
John Adams (2008 Mini-Series)
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The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years. (71 mins.)
 
10.
The Stand (1994 Mini-Series)
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After a deadly plague kills most of the world's population, the remaining survivors split into two groups - one led by a benevolent elder and the other by a maleficent being - to face each other in a final battle between good and evil. (361 mins.)
 
11.
The Rat Pack (1998 TV Movie)
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The public and private lives of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and Peter Lawford. (120 mins.)
Director: Rob Cohen
 
12.
The Pentagon Wars (1998 TV Movie)
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Story of a cover up in the military. (104 mins.)
 
13.
To Play the King (1993 Mini-Series)
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Francis Urquhart, the unscrupulous but cunning Conservative Prime Minister, has his survival threatened... (218 mins.)
 
14.
Helter Skelter (1976 TV Movie)
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The investigation and trial of the horrific Tate-LaBianca mass murders orchestrated by the psychotic pseudo-hippie cult leader, Charles Manson. (119 mins.)
Director: Tom Gries
 
15.
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978 TV Movie)
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Charts the adventures of the prefab four, possibly the most famous band of all time. (76 mins.)
Director: Eric Idle, Gary Weis
 
16.
RKO 281 (1999 TV Movie)
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Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst. (86 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Ross
 
17.
A Christmas Carol (1984 TV Movie)
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An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve. (100 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
 
18.
The Late Shift (1996 TV Movie)
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A dramatization of the rivalry between David Letterman and Jay Leno to over which of them would succeed Johnny Carson as the host of "The Tonight Show". (95 mins.)
Director: Betty Thomas
 
19.
Barbarians at the Gate (1993 TV Movie)
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The president of a major tobacco company decides to buy the company himself, but a bidding war ensues as other companies make their own offers. (107 mins.)
Director: Glenn Jordan
 
20.
And the Band Played On (1993 TV Movie)
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The story of the discovery of the A.I.D.S. epidemic, and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it. (141 mins.)
 
21.
The Final Cut (1995 Mini-Series)
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Francis Urquhart is too experienced a politician not to know that everything must end, even his long career as British prime minister... (206 mins.)
 
22.
Gargoyles (1972 TV Movie)
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An anthropologist/paleontologist and his daughter, while traveling through the southwestern US, stumble upon a colony of living, breathing gargoyles. (74 mins.)
Director: B.W.L. Norton
 
23.
Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers (1976 Mini-Series)
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This is the story of the happenings at a major bank. The first of which is that the bank's president... (320 mins.)
 
24.
Recount (2008 TV Movie)
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A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. Presidential election, and the subsequent recounts in Florida. (116 mins.)
Director: Jay Roach
 
25.
It (1990 Mini-Series)
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In 1960, seven pre-teen outcasts fight an evil demon who poses as a child-killing clown. Thirty years later, they reunite to stop the demon once and for all when it returns to their hometown. (192 mins.)
 
26.
61* (2001 TV Movie)
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Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle race to break Babe Ruth's single-season home run record. (129 mins.)
Director: Billy Crystal
 
27.
The Blue Knight (1973 TV Movie)
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Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat. (240 mins.)
Director: Robert Butler
 
28.
Long Gone (1987 TV Movie)
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Story of the Tampico Stogies, a low minor-league baseball team, and its star player and manager, Stud' Cantrell, as they battle for the league championship amidst the corruption and racism of the American south. (110 mins.)
Director: Martin Davidson
 
29.
The Executioner's Song (1982 TV Movie)
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The story of Gary Gilmore, a convicted murderer who lobbied for his own execution. (135 mins.)
 
30.
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995 TV Movie)
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Based on a real-life court case, the film finds members of the McMartin family on trial for alleged... (131 mins.)
Director: Mick Jackson
 
31.
The Missiles of October (1974 TV Movie)
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Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis. (150 mins.)
Director: Anthony Page
 
32.
Fatal Vision (1984 Mini-Series)
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A retiree spends nine years relentlessly seeking to prove that his son-in-law, a former Green Beret Army doctor, murdered his pregnant wife and two children. (181 mins.)
Director: David Greene
 
33.
Echoes in the Darkness (1987 TV Movie)
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Based on the true life story that took place in the 1970s, this movie follows the murder of Susan Reinert and her two children in Upper Merion Township in Pennsylvania, a case that lasted seven years. (250 mins.)
Director: Glenn Jordan
 
34.
The Homecoming: A Christmas Story (1971 TV Movie)
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The Walton family is preparing for Christmas in the early 1930s. It's Christmas eve and they are waiting... (100 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
35.
The Night Strangler (1973 TV Movie)
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A reporter hunts down a 144-year old alchemist who is killing women for their blood. (74 mins.)
Director: Dan Curtis
 
36.
Bad Ronald (1974 TV Movie)
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A perverted teenage boy who lives in the walls of a house finds the house sold to a family after his mother dies, and he falls for one of the new residents. (74 mins.)
Director: Buzz Kulik
 
37.
Salem's Lot (1979 TV Movie)
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A novelist and a young horror fan attempt to save a small New England town which has been invaded by vampires. (187 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
38.
Warning: Parental Advisory (2002 TV Movie)
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The story of the 1985 Senatorial hearings to place "Warning: Parental Advisory" labels on music albums with "obscene" lyrics and themes - and the rockers who tried to fight it. (100 mins.)
Director: Mark Waters
 
39.
Duel (1971 TV Movie)
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A business commuter is pursued and terrorized by the malevolent driver of a massive tractor-trailer. (90 mins.)
 
40.
Winter Kill (1974 TV Movie)
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A sniper is killing residents at a winter resort. Who will die next? And why? (94 mins.)
Director: Jud Taylor
 
41.
Planet Earth (1974 TV Movie)
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A man awakens from suspended animation and finds himself in the 22nd century, where he finds that women... (74 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
42.
You Don't Know Jack (2010 TV Movie)
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A look at the life and work of doctor-assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian. (134 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
43.
Phil Spector (2013 TV Movie)
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A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson. (92 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
 
44.
The Deliberate Stranger (1986 TV Movie)
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Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974... (185 mins.)
 
45.
The Jack Bull (1999 TV Movie)
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After being wrongfully denied justice, a horse trader seeks his own justice on a treacherous rancher. (116 mins.)
Director: John Badham
 
46.
Jake's M.O. (1987)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Harry Winer
 
47.
Path to War (2002 TV Movie)
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In the mid-1960s, President Johnson and his foreign-policy team debate the decision to withdraw from or escalate the war in Vietnam. (165 mins.)