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1. Euro Video Grand Prix (2006 TV Special)

210 min | Music

6.7
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European Music Video Festival televised across Europe to over 200 million viewers on June 3, 2006. A competition to determine the best European music video.

Writers: Koloreto Cukali, Edward F. Villaume | Directors: Sergio Colabono, Ylli Pepo | Stars: Edward F. Villaume, Alketa Vejsiu, Panah Ahmed, Dima Bilan

Votes: 14

2. David Copperfield: 15 Years of Magic (1994 TV Special)

130 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

7.7
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Writer: David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Peter Care | Stars: David Copperfield, Claudia Schiffer, Kim Alexis, James Earl Jones

Votes: 172

3. Gallup Extreme Magic: Live on Tour (2002 TV Special)

60 min | Fantasy

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Writer: Michael Pullag | Directors: Robert Gallup, Janice Molinari | Stars: Robert Gallup, Annabelle, Mrs. Davis, Steven Jacobs

4. A Yabba-Dabba-Doo Celebration!: 50 Years of Hanna-Barbera (1989 TV Movie)

94 min | Documentary, Animation

7.1
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Writer: Marshall Flaum | Director: Marshall Flaum | Stars: Tony Danza, Annie Potts, Victor Borge, Shari Belafonte

Votes: 33

5. Magic at the Roxy (1976 TV Special)

Comedy, Family, Fantasy

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Director: George A. Romero | Stars: Peter Graves, Carl Ballantine, David Copperfield, Bob Dorian

6. The Magic of David Copperfield (1978 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.1
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This is the first official Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Orson Welles and broadcasted on CBS like all the following ones, while the previous year he has been the star and ... See full summary »

Writer: Stephen Spears | Director: Bob Henry | Stars: David Copperfield, Carl Ballantine, Valerie Bertinelli, Sherman Hemsley

Votes: 30

7. Copperfield: Tornado of Fire (2001 TV Special)

90 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.6
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This is the 17th and last CBS Copperfield TV special, produced by his own production company DCDI Productions six years after the 16th one, The Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained ... See full summary »

Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, Carson Daly, Hyman Kotkin, Rebecca Kotkin

Votes: 39

8. The Magic of David Copperfield XII: The Niagara Falls Challenge (1990 TV Special)

48 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.4
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This is the 12th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by a voice offstage who describes the location of the escape that David Copperfield will perform in this special as his last ... See full summary »

Writers: Ted Blumberg, David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, Kim Alexis, Penn Jillette, Teller

Votes: 54

9. Living Seas (1986 TV Movie)

60 min

8.7
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Writers: Ken Ehrlich, Buz Kohan | Director: Ken Ehrlich | Stars: John Ritter, Laura Branigan, Simon Le Bon, Bob Ballard

Votes: 10

10. Magic with the Stars (1982 TV Special)

120 min | Fantasy, Family

8.1
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Writer: Garry Bormet | Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Orson Welles, Erik Estrada, Robert Guillaume, David Copperfield

Votes: 9

11. The Care Bears in the Land Without Feelings (1983 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.4
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Writer: Ken Sobol | Director: Pino Van Lamsweerde | Stars: Anna MacCormack, Rick Jones, Abby Hagyard, Les Lye

Votes: 96

12. The Magic of David Copperfield: China (1986 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.1
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This is the 8th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Ben Vereen and is the first and only one filmed outside USA, and set entirely in China, to allow David Copperfield to ... See full summary »

Writer: Garry Bormet | Directors: David Copperfield, Stan Harris | Stars: David Copperfield, Ben Vereen

Votes: 35

13. The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (1991 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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This is the 13th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Jane Seymour, and the third and last one in which David Copperfield enters the scene on his Harley Davidson. The location... See full summary »

Writer: David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, Jane Seymour

Votes: 41

14. The Magic of David Copperfield IV: The Vanishing Airplane (1981 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.1
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This is the 4th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Jason Robards and then presented by David Copperfield himself, inside a flying Lear Jet. For the first time he is also the... See full summary »

Writers: Garry Bormet, David Copperfield, Frank Slocum | Director: Sid Smith | Stars: David Copperfield, Jason Robards, Susan Anton, Audrey Landers

Votes: 27

15. The Magic of David Copperfield V: The Statue of Liberty Disappears (1983 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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A voice offstage reveals: «This is the Statue of Liberty. Tonight, the illusion of the century. David Copperfield will attempt to make the Statue of Liberty disappear». So it begins the 5th... See full summary »

Writers: Dave Cole, John Culhane | Directors: David Copperfield, Ron Meraska | Stars: David Copperfield, Morgan Fairchild, Michele Lee, Eugene Levy

Votes: 39

16. The Silic & Lee Show at the Logies: Red Carpet Special 2012 (2012 TV Movie)

25 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.8
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Dave & Josh hit the Red Carpet at the 2012 Logie Awards to interview all the celebrities with their trademark brand of witty humor and complete a few personal challenges along the way.

Creators: Dave Lee, Josh Silic | Director: Dave Lee | Stars: Dave Lee, Josh Silic, Rove McManus, Hamish Blake

Votes: 17

17. Doug Henning's World of Magic (1976 TV Special)

60 min | Family, Fantasy

7.5
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Writer: Buz Kohan | Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Doug Henning, Michael Landon, Joey Heatherton, Ricky Jay

Votes: 12

18. The World's Most Dangerous Magic (1998 TV Special)

60 min | Fantasy

7.8
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Leading magicians perform tricks and escape feats that threaten death or horrific injury should they fail. Robert Gallup escapes from a strait jacket while suspended from burning ropes and ... See full summary »

Writer: Turk Pipkin | Director: Alan Carter | Stars: Robert Gallup, Dean Gunnarson, Mark Kalin, Gary Kurtz

Votes: 5

20. The Special Magic of Herself the Elf (1983 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 22 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.4
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Writer: Diane Dixon | Director: Raymond Jafelice | Stars: Denny Dillon, Georgia Engel, Ellen Greene, Terri Hawkes

Votes: 36

21. The Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda Triangle (1988 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.6
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This is the 10th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Lisa Hartman and then presented by David Copperfield himself, from a huge triangular platform floating on the Atlantic ... See full summary »

Writer: Garry Bormet | Directors: David Copperfield, Gary Halvorson | Stars: David Copperfield, Lisa Hartman, Dawn Marie Swatchick

Votes: 22

22. The Bing Crosby Show (1954 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy, Music

8.0
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As this is Bing Crosby's first television special, comedian Jack Benny with his latest girlfriend Crystal Pond (aka dancer Sheree North) drop by to provide a few pointers. Bing sings five ... See full summary »

Writer: William Morrow | Director: Frederick De Cordova | Stars: Bing Crosby, John Scott Trotter, Jack Benny, Sheree North

Votes: 16

23. The Magic of ABC (1977 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

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Stars: David Copperfield, Fred Berry, Shaun Cassidy, Howard Cosell

24. The Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive Encounter (1989 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.0
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David Copperfield performs illusions; at the end, he must escape from a hotel that is about to be demolished.

Writer: David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, Emma Samms

Votes: 34

25. The Magic of David Copperfield VI: Floating Over the Grand Canyon (1984 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.8
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This is the 6th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Ricardo Montalban. It is officially titled "THE MAGIC OF David Copperfield VI" but is better known as "The Magic of David ... See full summary »

Writers: Garry Bormet, Frank Slocum | Directors: David Copperfield, Jeff Margolis | Stars: David Copperfield, Ricardo Montalban, Bonnie Tyler, Heather Thomas

Votes: 19

26. The Magic of David Copperfield XIV: Flying - Live the Dream (1992 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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This is the 14th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host James Earl Jones, who talks about the "flying dream" while David Copperfield is sitting at a large desk in a room where ... See full summary »

Writer: David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, James Earl Jones, Orson Welles

Votes: 47

27. Babes in Toyland (1954 TV Movie)

90 min | Musical

6.9
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A special, live, television adaptation of Victor Herbert's operetta.

Writers: Billy Friedberg, Glen MacDonough, Fred Saidy, Neil Simon | Director: Max Liebman | Stars: Rod Alexander, Bil Baird, Ellen Barrie, Wally Cox

Votes: 14

28. Mrs. Winchester's House (1963 TV Movie)

29 min | Documentary

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Documentary about the life and legend of Sarah L. Winchester, heiress to the Winchester Repeating Arms Company who, after the death of her husband and only child moved to San Jose, ... See full summary »

Writers: R.E. Pusey Jr., Ray Hubbard | Director: Dick Williams | Star: Lillian Gish

29. The Care Bears Battle the Freeze Machine (1984 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Writer: Peter Sauder | Director: Pino Van Lamsweerde | Stars: Les Lye, Anna MacCormack, Noreen Young, Abby Hagyard

Votes: 57

30. Hispanic Youth Showcase 2009 (2009 TV Movie)

60 min | Musical

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Showcase for talented youth of Hispanic Heritage. Inspired by Elvira Ferrer of Newark New Jersey. The competition portion of the Showcase is held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center ... See full summary »

Director: William Q. Sanchez | Stars: Ivan Aguilar, Lorena Aguilar, Pedro Aguilar, Carla Almeida

31. Backstage Disney: The Main Street Electrical Parade (1986 TV Movie)

45 min | History

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A behind-the-scenes look at Disneyland's long-running show, the Main Street Electrical Parade.

Writer: Kevin Meagher | Stars: Troy Barrett, Jim Christensen, Dennis Despie, Don Dorsey

32. The Magic of David Copperfield IX: The Escape from Alcatraz (1987 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.1
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This is the 9th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Ann Jillian after a short presentation by David Copperfield himself from the Alcatraz prison's beacon. It is the first one... See full summary »

Writer: Garry Bormet | Directors: David Copperfield, Gary Halvorson | Stars: David Copperfield, Ann Jillian, Al Capone, George Kelly

Votes: 30

33. The Magic of David Copperfield XV: Fires of Passion (1993 TV Special)

48 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.8
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This is the 15th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by David Copperfield himself from Caesars Palace to describe the last escapology number of the special, inspired to an illusionist of... See full summary »

Writer: David Copperfield | Directors: David Copperfield, Michael Dimich | Stars: David Copperfield, Wayne Gretzky, Harry Houdini

Votes: 26

34. The World's Most Dangerous Magic II (1999 TV Special)

60 min | Fantasy

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Leading magicians and escapologists attempt a series of tricks and stunts that put them in serious danger.

Director: Alan Carter | Stars: Michael Grandinetti, Dean Gunnarson, Steve Wyrick, Tony Clark

35. The Magic of David Copperfield III: Levitating Ferrari (1980 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.9
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This is the third CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Jack Klugman, and is the first one to be numbered. In fact it is officially titled "The Magic Of DAVID COPPERFIELD III",... See full summary »

Writers: Garry Bormet, David Copperfield, Frank Slocum | Director: Stan Harris | Stars: David Copperfield, Jack Klugman, Debby Boone, Mary Crosby

Votes: 21

36. The Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained Forces (1995 TV Special)

47 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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Director: Michael Dimich | Star: David Copperfield

Votes: 38

37. Melinda: First Lady of Magic (1997 TV Special)

45 min | Family, Fantasy

7.9
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Writer: Stephen Pouliot | Director: Steve Binder | Stars: Melinda Saxe, Shelley Long, Kelsey Mulrooney, Al Unser Jr.

Votes: 7

38. The Magic of David Copperfield II (1979 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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This is the second CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Bill Bixby, but is still titled "THE MAGIC OF DAVID COPPERFIELD", without the number "II" with which is better known. ... See full summary »

Writers: Garry Bormet, David Copperfield, Frank Slocum | Director: Stan Harris | Stars: David Copperfield, Loni Anderson, Valerie Bertinelli, Robert Stack

Votes: 23

39. Derren Brown Presents the 3D Magic Spectacular (2009 TV Special)

48 min | Family, Fantasy

6.6
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Writer: Iain Sharkey | Director: Adam Wimpenny | Stars: Derren Brown, Barry Jones, Stuart MacLeod, Richard Cadell

Votes: 19

40. Around Claudia Schiffer (1995 TV Special)

Comedy, Documentary, Western

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TV documentary about fashion model Claudia Schiffer.

Writers: Marc Perrimond, Nicholas Rachline | Directors: Christian Beranger, Marc Perrimond, Daniel Ziskind | Star: Claudia Schiffer

41. The Magic of David Copperfield VII: Familiares (1985 TV Special)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.7
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This is the 7th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Angie Dickinson. It is officially titled "THE MAGIC OF David Copperfield VII" but is better known as "The Magic of David ... See full summary »

Writer: Garry Bormet | Director: Paul Miller | Stars: David Copperfield, Angie Dickinson, Teri Copley, Peggy Fleming

Votes: 12

42. La grande magia di David Copperfield (1994 TV Special)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

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This TV special/documentary has been produced in occasion of the first Copperfield's tournée in Italy (autumn 1994). In his Magic Warehouse the two conductors, Giorgio Mastrota and his wife ... See full summary »

Director: Robert A. Dickinson | Stars: Giorgio Mastrota, Natalia Estrada, David Copperfield, Holly Raye

43. Hispanic Youth Showcase 2010 (2010 TV Movie)

60 min | Musical

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Showcase for talented youth of Hispanic Heritage. Inspired by Elvira Ferrer of Newark New Jersey. The competition portion of the Showcase is held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center ... See full summary »

Director: William Q. Sanchez | Stars: Lorena Aguilar, Pedro Aguilar, Angelica Albino, Magan Amirault

44. World of Magic (1977 TV Special)

60 min | Family

7.8
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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Glen Campbell, Doug Henning, Sandy Duncan

Votes: 11

45. The Blue Ribbon Christmas Eve Musical (1952 TV Movie)

30 min | Music

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Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer sponsored this program of Christmas songs and dances airing on Christmas Eve.

Stars: Gene Lockhart, Maria Tallchief