Most Popular "Reading Of Will" Titles
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2. Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
The life of a businessman begins to change after he inherits six penguins, and as he transforms his apartment into a winter wonderland, his professional side starts to unravel.
Votes: 72,523 | Gross: $68.22M
3. The Ultimate Gift (2006)
PG | 114 min | Drama, Family, Romance
A deceased billionaire leaves his spoiled adult grandson a series of odd tasks to perform in order to receive "the ultimate gift," with the resentful grandson having no idea what that might be.
Votes: 15,055 | Gross: $3.42M
5. Seeds of Yesterday (2015 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 86 min | Drama
The Sheffield family reveal and go through some home truths as their middle child inherits the Foxworth mansion. The family's ghosts looming over, and more tragedies are in store as the curse lives on.
6. What a Way to Go! (1964)
Approved | 111 min | Comedy, Romance
A four-time widow discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became incredibly rich and died prematurely because of their drive to be rich.
7. Bernard and Doris (2006)
103 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The story of the twilight years of tobacco billionairness Doris Duke and her relationship with her gay butler, to whom she left her entire fortune.
9. House on Hooter Hill (2007 Video)
A house haunted by the sensual spirit of its drop-dead gorgeous, recently deceased owner becomes the setting for paranormal activity and ultra-erotic sensations that are out of this world. ... See full summary »
10. Appointment with Death (1988)
PG | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
When a former prison wardress who dominates the lives of her three adult stepchildren and her daughter is found dead at an archaeological dig near the Dead Sea, there are a great many suspects.
Votes: 2,519 | Gross: $0.96M
11. Ghost in a Teeny Bikini (2006 Video)
Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy, Musical
A B-movie actress and her director boyfriend go to the spooky mansion of her rich uncle for the reading of his will, while her uncle's scheming lawyer and a sexy, playful female ghost vie to control the inheritance.
12. The Cat and the Canary (1939)
72 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
When an eccentric family meets in their uncle's remote, decaying mansion on the tenth anniversary of his death for the reading of his will, murder and madness follow.
13. The Devil's Disciple (1959)
Approved | 83 min | Comedy, History, Romance
The black sheep of a family and the local minister discover their true vocations during the Revolutionary War.
14. Perry Mason Returns (1985 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
When his former secretary (Barbara Hale) is accused of a murder, Perry Mason (Raymond Burr) gives up a judgeship to defend her.
15. Crowhaven Farm (1970 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 74 min | Drama, Horror
A young couple inherits a farm. Hoping that the rural location might help to patch up their strained marriage, they move into it, only to be confronted by the supernatural forces that inhabit it.'
18. The Cat and the Canary (1978)
PG | 98 min | Comedy, Mystery, Horror
A group of potential heirs gather in a forbidding old house to learn which of them will inherit a fortune. Later, they learn that a flesh-rending maniac is loose.
20. Secrets of a Chambermaid (2000)
R | 99 min | Drama
After a rich woman dies, her friends and relatives meet at her mansion to await the reading of her will. Over the evening, many of them hook up and have a passionate night together, including the maid. But someone's watching them.
21. Dark and Stormy Night (2009)
93 min | Comedy, Mystery
In the 1930s the family of old Sinas Cavinder, gathered for the reading of his will, find themselves being murdered by a mysterious phantom while two rival reporters compete for the story.
22. Huckleberry Finn (1975 TV Movie)
PG | 78 min | Adventure
Huckleberry Finn, a rambuctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi ... See full summary »
24. La bambola di Satana (1969)
90 min | Horror
A couple travels to a castle for the reading of the will of the woman's recently deceased wealthy uncle. It turns out that he left her the castle and its grounds. She is persuaded by ... See full summary »
27. Tum Haseen Main Jawan (1970)
148 min | Comedy, Romance
Surendra is an army officer, and has had numerous affairs with a number of attractive young women. One day he meets with beautiful Anuradha, and falls in love with her. Anuradha too loves ... See full summary »
29. The Country Cousin (2011 Video)
54 min | Adventure
A country cousin unexpectedly shows up at a beautiful blonde's mansion for the reading of a rich uncle's will resulting in plenty of bondage for the newcomer, her wealthy relation and a ... See full summary »
30. The Wind Blows Where It Wishes (2011)
32 min | Short, Drama
Carla Durkow (Maya Baruch) is a filmmaker from Istanbul who screens her latest work, entitled Farewell Mighty Spirit, at a Philadelphia art gallery. Her film-within-a-film details the ... See full summary »
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969–1970)
A Night of Fright Is No Delight
TV-G | 21 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
An eccentric colonel leaves part of his fortune to Scooby Doo on the condition that he spend the night in a castle haunted by green phantoms.
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
After the Funeral
TV-PG | 120 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime
When a man disinherits his sole beneficiary and bequeaths his wealth to others just prior to his death, Poirot is called in to investigate.
Brothers & Sisters (2006–2011)
An Act of Will
TV-PG | 41 min | Drama
After William's burial, secrets come to light: Ojai Fruit is in financial trouble, and Justin finds out about his father's affair with the mysterious Holly Harper. Meanwhile, Kitty starts her new job and moves in with her mother.
Married with Children (1987–1997)
And Baby Makes Money
TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy
After Al's bachelor uncle dies, he leaves $500,000 to the first of his relatives to produce a newborn baby named after him. Al overcomes his usual aversion to sex with Peg. Unknown to him, ... See full summary »
Murder Most English: A Flaxborough Chronicle (1977– )
Coffin Scarcely Used: Part 1
Crime, Drama, Mystery
After the death of Harold Carobleat, his wife is shocked to find that he has left his estate to a neighbor who is subsequently found electrocuted.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
TV-14 | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Thomas Craig is feeling pretty good about himself. His rich uncle has just died and knowing that he is the only living relative, expects to inherit the family fortune. He's thrown for a ... See full summary »
Indiana Shawn and the Temple of the Kinda Crappy, Rusty Old Dagger
TV-PG | 50 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Shawn & Gus are hired to watch what seems like just a wall. They get distracted, and of course that is when someone breaks through the wall after stealing valuables inside. The search is on for a missing dagger.
Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)
It's a Dog's Life
47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
There's in-fighting and backstabbing galore when a millionaire snubs his family and leaves most of his estate to a dog.
The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
The reading of a wealthy banker's will in Naples, Italy, produces unexpected results. The Count investigates and finds danger and deceit.
I, Claudius (1976– )
Old King Log
Not Rated | 53 min | Biography, Drama, History
AD 54: Claudius feels that Rome should return to be a Republic but nonetheless marries his niece Agripinilla and makes her son Nero co-heir with his own, teen-aged son Britannicus. Aware of... See full summary »
Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)
One for the Money
Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
McGarrett receives a cryptic letter and a photo of a woman with an "x" drawn through it. The woman was stabbed repeatedly. Later, another is killed the same way and Five-O gets another ... See full summary »
I, Claudius (1976– )
Poison Is Queen
Not Rated | 51 min | Biography, Drama, History
Germannicus returns from Germania in triumph and he and Claudius catch up on family news - Claudius now has a son but is not enjoying married life. He tells Germannicus what Postumus had ... See full summary »
60 min | Western
The citizens of Lehigh rejoice when the bank is robbed when Sheriff Bodie is out of town. It seems that the banker is the most hated man in town, nobody was sorry to see his bank robbed, and they definitely do not want the robbers caught.
The Mentalist (2008–2015)
TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A wealthy woman is killed in a hit-and-run. The investigation leads the CBI to a psychic woman the victim regularly visited, whom Patrick, being an ex-psychic himself, suspects of being a con woman.
Suitable for Framing
PG | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A wealthy art collector is murdered, and all signs point to a robbery gone wrong. But the nephew's alibi is a little too convenient, and Columbo pulls a fast one to ferret out the killer.
Lee Martin's The Midnight Hour (2008– )
The Black Testament of Solange
30 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
After a wealthy woman dies in an alleged "accident," her daughter returns home from boarding school to find that her own life may be threatened by someone with an eye for the family fortune.
TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Three men abduct and keep a family tied up and gagged in the living room. Two of them dig the basement while the third one watches the family. The men find a box and decide to take a peek ... See full summary »
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961–1966)
The Great Petrie Fortune
TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family
Rob inherits an old roll-top desk from his late great-uncle Hezekiah that contains "wealth" of some sort hinted at in a song.
The Hypocratic Oath
TV-PG | Comedy
Reggie and a fellow student study rat behavior using a maze. Coincidentally, John's waiting room turns into a maze of boxes when Linda orders too many supplies. Margaret learns that a former patient died and has included her in her will.