Most Popular "Sweepstakes" Titles
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1. Nebraska (2013)
R | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.
Votes: 98,765 | Gross: $17.65M
3. Ziegfeld Follies (1945)
Approved | 110 min | Comedy, Musical
The late, great impresario Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. looks down from Heaven and ordains a new revue in his grand old style.
Votes: 2,377 | Gross: $7.93M
5. Sparkler (1997)
R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
Melba is a Californian trailer-park girl who is said to look for three kings by a phone psychic, and when she meets three guys - Trent, Brad and Joel traveling to Las Vegas, she decides ... See full summary »
Votes: 387 | Gross: $0.01M
6. The Gay Deception (1935)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance
Mirabel wins a $5,000 lottery which will enable her to live like a queen in New York. There she meets Sandro, a bellboy who is really a prince, so she does get to be a queen after all.
7. Return to Zork (1993 Video Game)
Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
In this FMV sequel to Zork, a cult classic series of text-based adventures, the player returns to help Zork, a once secret and mighty underground empire that's now in fear of a sinister omnipotent taunting creature called Morphius.
8. Law of the Wild (1934)
Passed | 225 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Rex, a wild stallion, and Rinty, a police dog, are pals. Their master , John Sheldon, is framed for murder, and Alice Ingram plans to race Rex for money to pay for John's legal defense. ... See full summary »
9. Murder on the Blackboard (1934)
71 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
A pretty young music teacher is bludgeoned to death in Hildegarde's school, where she's reunited with Oscar, but the autopsy report says she was dying from poison too.
10. The Winning Ticket (1935)
Passed | 70 min | Comedy
An Italian-American barber, Joe Thomasello, buys a sweepstakes ticket but doesn't tell his wife, Nora, as she takes a dim view of gambling in any form. The ticket turns out to be the prize ... See full summary »
11. $weepstake$ (1979– )
60 min | Drama
Similar to the series The Millionaire, as well as The Love Boat/Fantasy Island. Like The Millionaire, Edd Byrnes would present the winnings to the person who'd won the sweepstakes, and the ... See full summary »
12. Mr. Wise Guy (1942)
Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Mr. Wise Guy (the eighth in the East Side Kids series) finds the gang sent to the Wilton Reform School after they are unjustly convicted of stealing a truck. Bill Collins (Douglas Fowley), ... See full summary »
13. WCW Halloween Havoc (2000 TV Special)
TV-14 | 180 min | Action, Sport
WCW World Champ Booker T vs. Scott Steiner. Goldberg vs Kronic in a handicap match. Sting vs Jeff Jarrett. US Title handicap match Gen. Rection vs Lance Storm & Hacksaw Jim Duggan. Mike ... See full summary »
15. South of Caliente (1951)
Passed | 67 min | Action, Music, Western
Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), owner of a transportation service for moving race horses from track to track, prepares to take a number of thoroughbreds to the Pan American fair races at Monterey.... See full summary »
16. Disneyland Dream (1956)
30 min | Documentary, Short
In July 1956, the five-member Barstow family of Wethersfield, Connecticut, won a free trip to newly-opened Disneyland in Anaheim, California, in a nationwide contest. This 30-minute amateur... See full summary »
17. Tough to Handle (1937)
Approved | 60 min | Action, Crime
A young reporter's grandfather wins a sweepstakes, but it turns out that his ticket is phony. The reporter finds out that the police are looking for the criminal ring responsible for the ... See full summary »
18. Sweepstake Annie (1935)
81 min | Comedy
A young woman who works in the movie business buys a sweepstakes ticket that turns out to be a winner. Her stroke of luck changes her life around--and not necessarily for the better.
19. 36 Hours to Kill (1936)
Passed | 66 min | Drama, Romance
Gangster Benson is on a train with G-man Evers and newswoman Marvis. First these two have to get the gangster, then they have to get each other.
20. Hollywood Sweepstakes (1939)
Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Sport
This is not a "Scrappy" cartoon - A two-year-old horse is trained and primed to run in the Hollywood Sweepstakes, but catches cold and has to be scratched from the race. A small pony, from ... See full summary »
Director: Ben Harrison
21. Barber Shop Blues (1933)
10 min | Short, Musical
An elderly barber shop owner wins a sweepstake and uses the winnings to elaborately remodel his run-down shop. For in-house entertainment he hires his musician friends as the jazz orchestra and the four shoeshiners are skilled tap dancers.
22. Strange Justice (1932)
Passed | 64 min | Drama, Romance
Socialite banker Henry Judson maintains his extravagant lifestyle by embezzling from his bank, but is caught by sleazy assistant manager Waters and is blackmailed by him into continuing. ... See full summary »
23. Get Along Little Hubby (1934)
Passed | 19 min | Comedy, Short
When a man's wife inherits $50,000, he quits his job and assumes that he can now take life easy. However, his newly rich wife has her own ideas of how he is going to spend his time.
24. Lucky Pigs (1939)
Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short
A down-and-out family of pigs wins a sweepstakes, are immediately besieged by reporters and photographers, and then go on a wild spending spree, which soon exhausts their windfall-prize ... See full summary »
25. Call It Luck (1934)
Approved | 65 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
A London taxicab driver cashes in on a big sweepstakes ticket and becomes the prey of a confidence-gang that sells him a nag of a cavalry horse on the claim that it is a brother to a current Derby winner.
26. Hell-Fire Austin (1932)
Passed | 70 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Heading west, Ken and Bouncer end up at the Brooks ranch where Ken is to ride Tarzan in the big race. But both the Sheriff and Edmonds are after him and he must hide both himself and the horse until race time.
29. Silks and Saddles (1936)
Passed | 63 min | Action, Comedy, Romance
College student Jimmy Shaw (Bruce Bennett) inherits a racehorse, named Lightning Lad, and sells stock to fellow students in order to obtain funds for racing the horse. Lightning Lad wins ... See full summary »
31. Hypnotized (1932)
58 min | Comedy
A circus worker wins a sweepstakes prize of $150,000 and must travel to England to present his ticket and collect his winnings. He books passage on a transatlantic liner, but on board is a ... See full summary »
32. Matka Viipuriin (1994 TV Movie)
69 min | Comedy, Drama
Erik is an unmarried bartender who has a possessive mother. One day he wins in a lottery. The prize is a journey to Vyborg. He decides to leave her mother in Finland and get himself on the road.
35. Won in the Stretch (1917)
Short, Action, Drama
George Hughes (Ed Brady) and Harry Cook (Robyn Adair) are millionaire owners of rival horse-racing stables. Jimmy Abbott (Martin G. Cox)is a jockey for Hughes and is secretly in love with ... See full summary »
37. Trotting Thoroughbreds (1937)
Approved | 10 min | Short, Sport
The true story of the trotting-horse champion, the bay-filly 'Shirley Hanover', from foaling to the winning of the "Hambletonian," the richest race for trotting horses, and winning it ... See full summary »
Samson en Gert (1990– )
Gert has eagerly accepted to sell ice-cream as fund-raiser for Marlène's ballet school. However she also organizes sweepstakes, for which the mayor was to provide the prizes, but in his ... See full summary »
Sherlock Holmes (1954–1955)
The Case of the Split Ticket
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson return to their flat to find Brian O'Casey waiting for them. The over-excited O'Casey struggles to get his points across, but eventually he explains how he, ... See full summary »
Two Weddings and a Funeral
TV-14 | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The gang investigates the suspicious death of Ms. Glass in this season finale that parodies TV tropes that season finales often use such as murder, musical numbers, gore, nudity, teen pregnancy, terminal illness, wedding, earthquake, etc.
Married with Children (1986–1997)
Weenie Tot Lovers & Other Strangers
TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy
Al forgoes giving money to Bud for a class trip to Washington DC in order to give to Kelly who's going to an audition for the Miss Weenie Tot spokesperson. When Kelly lands the spot, Al ... See full summary »