Most Popular "Telethon" Titles
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1. The Muppets (2011)
PG | 103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his two human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures.
Votes: 79,509 | Gross: $88.63M
TV-MA | 54 min | Comedy, Music, Musical
After Santa tells Michael Bolton that he needs 75,000 new babies by Christmas to meet toy supply, Michael Bolton hosts a sexy telethon to get the world to start making love.
3. UHF (1989)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
An unemployed visionary becomes the manager of a local public station. The station becomes a success, with all sorts of hilarious sight gags and wacky humor.
Votes: 22,665 | Gross: $6.16M
4. Where the Truth Lies (2005)
R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Karen O'Connor, a young journalist known for her celebrity profiles, is consumed with discovering the truth behind a long-buried incident that affected the lives and careers of showbiz team Vince Collins and Lanny Morris.
Votes: 15,814 | Gross: $0.87M
5. Valley of the Dolls (1967)
PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Film version of Jacqueline Susann's best-selling novel chronicling the rise and fall of three young women in show business.
Votes: 6,089 | Gross: $44.43M
7. A Face in the Crowd (1957)
Not Rated | 126 min | Drama, Music
An Arkansas drifter becomes an overnight media sensation. As he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?
8. La Cérémonie (1995)
Not Rated | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A new-hired maid for a rich countryside family befriends a post-office clerk, who encourages her to rebel against her employers.
Votes: 7,903 | Gross: $0.08M
10. Americathon (1979)
PG | 86 min | Comedy
In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country from being repossessed by wealthy Native Americans.
Votes: 665 | Gross: $6.17M
11. Girls Will Be Girls (2003)
R | 79 min | Comedy, Romance
Three actresses at various places on the Hollywood food chain navigate the minefield of love, aging, and ambition. Oh, and they're all played by men!
Votes: 1,288 | Gross: $0.15M
13. Children in Need (1980– )
The annual BBC telethon, for its own charity for children. Every BBC local and national radio and TV station gets involved. Your only chance to see Auntie Beeb's top newsreaders and ... See full summary »
15. Prime Time (1977)
R | 75 min | Comedy
Some unknown source has interrupted all television transmissions around the world. In place of the regular broadcasts, a lineup of extremely tasteless programs and commercials have been ... See full summary »
16. Broadcast Bombshells (1995)
R | 80 min | Comedy
An ambitious brunette associate producer at a local New Jersey TV station uses her seductive charms to compete against a sexy blond anchorwoman to further her career.
17. Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (2010 TV Special)
120 min | Documentary, Music
Telethon in support of relief organizations dedicated to assisting victims of the earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010.
20. Comic Relief (1988 TV Special)
450 min | Comedy
The first night of Comic Relief on Red Nose day 1988 hosted by Lenny 'Nice Suit' Henry and Griff 'Stupid Hat' Rhys Jones. Participants managed to raise over 15 million pounds for charity projects in Britain and Africa.
21. Olympic Fund Telethon (1952 TV Special)
1,470 min | Comedy, Music, Sport
An all-star telethon put together to raise funds for the United States Olympic Team, featuring such stars as Frank Sinatra, Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Joan Crawford and The Three Stooges.
22. Comic Relief (1991 TV Special)
395 min | Comedy
Having taken a year off to spend all the money from the previous two Red Nose Days, Comic Relief returns with 'The Stonker', the biggest and baddest fund raising night of comedy yet, helped... See full summary »
23. Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal (2009 TV Movie)
242 min | Music, News, Talk-Show
Hosted by Eddie McGuire, Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal is a live telethon, where entertainers, athletes and personalities gather to help raise funds for the victims of ... See full summary »
34. Frederik & Mary (2004 TV Special)
1,080 min | Documentary
Danmarks Radio's live coverage of the royal Danish wedding of Kronprins Frederik and Kronprinsesse Mary on May 14, 2004. This is a non-stop 18 hour broadcast from 08:00 AM in the morning, ... See full summary »
38. Zulu Royal (2004 TV Special)
579 min | Comedy
Worlds first "Royality Comedy Event". In an unprecedenced 9 hour live "piggyback" transmission, comedian quartet Casper Christensen, Frank Hvam, Lars Hjortshøj and Lasse Rimmer of Casper &... See full summary »
42. A Night of Comic Relief 2 (1989 TV Special)
390 min | Comedy
20 million people across the UK helped to raise £26.9 million on the second Red Nose Day. At night, the BBC once again gave over their studio's to Lenny Henry, Griff Rhys Jones and Jonathan... See full summary »
44. Kongeligt bryllup (2004 TV Special)
1,080 min | Documentary
TV 2/Danmark's live coverage of the royal Danish wedding of Kronprins Frederik and Kronprinsesse Mary on May 14, 2004. This is a non-stop 18 hour broadcast from 06:30 AM in the morning, ending just after midnight.
49. Edward Flemmings' Please Enjoy Segment (2007)
Unrated | 103 min | Comedy
The ruin of Edward P. Flemmings' life is shown through his four public-access television segments.