Most Voted Titles With Jeff Scheftel


1. Schindler's List (1993)

R | 195 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.9
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93 Metascore

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Votes: 875,926 | Gross: $96.07M

2. Apocalypse Now (1979)

R | 153 min | Drama, War

8.5
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90 Metascore

During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest

Votes: 455,412 | Gross: $78.80M

3. Beauty and the Beast (1991)

G | 84 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

8.0
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Belle, whose father is imprisoned by the Beast, offers herself instead, unaware her captor to be an enchanted prince.

Directors: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise | Stars: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Jesse Corti, Rex Everhart

Votes: 312,218 | Gross: $218.97M

4. Aladdin (1992)

G | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

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When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her.

Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker | Stars: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman

Votes: 263,826 | Gross: $217.35M

5. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

PG | 104 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
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83 Metascore

A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer

Votes: 142,117 | Gross: $154.22M

6. Dick Tracy (1990)

PG | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.

Director: Warren Beatty | Stars: Warren Beatty, Madonna, Al Pacino, Charlie Korsmo

Votes: 48,113 | Gross: $103.74M

7. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

PG | 115 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

7.4
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In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion.

Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Jeff Goldblum, Veronica Cartwright

Votes: 37,847

8. The Thin Blue Line (1988)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

8.1
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79 Metascore

A film that successfully argued that a man was wrongly convicted for murder by a corrupt justice system in Dallas County, Texas.

Director: Errol Morris | Stars: Randall Adams, David Harris, Gus Rose, Jackie Johnson

Votes: 15,676 | Gross: $1.21M

9. The Quiet (2005)

R | 96 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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29 Metascore

Dot (Belle), a young deaf and mute woman, is sent to live with her godparents (Falco and Donovan) and their daughter (Cuthbert). The new addition to the household realizes that everything is not copacetic in the home, and the family's dark come to light.

Director: Jamie Babbit | Stars: Camilla Belle, Elisha Cuthbert, Edie Falco, Martin Donovan

Votes: 13,538 | Gross: $0.38M

10. Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008)

R | 120 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.8
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73 Metascore

A portrait of the late gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Depp, Joe Cairo, David Carlo

Votes: 6,584 | Gross: $1.25M

11. The Harder They Come (1972)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.1
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Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers.

Director: Perry Henzell | Stars: Jimmy Cliff, Janet Bartley, Carl Bradshaw, Ras Daniel Hartman

Votes: 4,106

12. The Other Dream Team (2012)

Not Rated | 89 min | Documentary, Sport

8.4
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69 Metascore

The incredible story of the 1992 Lithuanian basketball team, whose athletes struggled under Soviet rule, became symbols of Lithuania's independence movement, and - with help from the Grateful Dead - triumphed at the Barcelona Olympics.

Director: Marius A. Markevicius | Stars: Sarunas Marciulionis, Arvydas Sabonis, Rimas Kurtinaitis, Jonas Valanciunas

Votes: 3,126 | Gross: $0.13M

13. Richard Pryor... Here and Now (1983)

R | 83 min | Comedy, Documentary

7.2
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Part live stand-up performance, part documentary, this film is one of comedian Richard Pryor's later stand-up performances. As foul-mouthed as ever, Pryor touches on most of the same topics as in his previous live shows.

Director: Richard Pryor | Stars: Richard Pryor, Paul Mooney

Votes: 1,572

14. Modern Marvels (1993– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, History

8.2
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology. The series has focused (among other things) on wonders of ... See full summary »

Stars: Lloyd Sherr, Harlan Saperstein, William Atwater, Alexander B. Rubinow

Votes: 1,377

15. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Bill Mumy

Votes: 1,111

16. The Blues (2003– )

Documentary, Music

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A documentary series about the origin and history of The Blues.

Stars: B.B. King, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Chris Thomas King, Keith B. Brown

Votes: 868

17. Salsa (1988)

PG | 97 min | Romance, Music

4.9
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Fatherless barrio Puertorican Rico is a menial car mechanic by day, but lives for the nights, when he dances and dates hot dancing girls, cockily convinced the title of Salsa king in fancy ... See full summary »

Director: Boaz Davidson | Stars: Draco Rosa, Rodney Harvey, Magali Alvarado, Miranda Garrison

Votes: 835 | Gross: $8.89M

18. Comic Book Confidential (1988)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, History

7.0
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A survey of the artistic history of the comic book medium and some of the major talents associated with it.

Director: Ron Mann | Stars: Lynda Barry, Charles Burns, Sue Coe, Robert Crumb

Votes: 711

19. TV Junkie (2006)

91 min | Documentary

7.3
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A man tries to discover his purpose in life after searching through 3000 hours of video and over 5000 photos.

Directors: Michael Cain, Matt Radecki | Stars: Rick Kirkham, Tom Brokaw, James Brown, George Bush

Votes: 693

20. Welcome to Death Row (2001 Video)

104 min | Documentary, Music

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The true story of the rise and fall of Death Row Records.

Directors: S. Leigh Savidge, Jeff Scheftel | Stars: Frank Alexander, Sam Gideon Anson, William J. Bennett, Lamont Blumfield

Votes: 581

21. The Grateful Dead (1977)

PG | 131 min | Documentary, Music

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The Grateful Dead performs live at Winterland in San Francisco in October 1974.

Directors: Jerry Garcia, Leon Gast | Stars: Jerry Garcia, Donna Godchaux, Keith Godchaux, Mickey Hart

Votes: 559

22. Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

PG-13 | 103 min | Documentary, Music

7.6
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78 Metascore

Antoine Fuqua's documentary on the blues, shot at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, Mavis Staples

Votes: 557 | Gross: $0.20M

23. Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (2012)

R | 89 min | Documentary, Biography

6.8
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56 Metascore

Examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918-1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 groundbreaking books. These books were the birth of ... See full summary »

Director: Jorge Hinojosa | Stars: Betty Beck, Camille Beck, Diane Beck, Misty Beck

Votes: 445

24. American Masters (1985– )

90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.1
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The life story of Louisa May Alcott based on her writings as well as those of family, friends and associates.

Stars: Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant

Votes: 434

25. Hell's Angel (1994 TV Movie)

25 min | Documentary

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Christopher Hitchens investigates whether Mother Teresa of Calcutta deserves her saintly image. He probes her campaigns against contraception and foeticide and her questionable relationships with wealthy religious and political leaders.

Director: Jenny Morgan | Stars: Christopher Hitchens, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, Mihir Bose, Mary Loudon

Votes: 322

26. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Feel Like Going Home (2003)

110 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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A documentary about the blues and it's African origins.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Corey Harris, John Lee Hooker, Salif Keita, Willie King

Votes: 273

27. Steal a Pencil for Me (2007)

94 min | Documentary, Romance

7.4
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69 Metascore

STEAL A PENCIL FOR ME is a compelling documentary feature film by Academy Award® nominee Michèle Ohayon about the power of love and the ability of humankind to rise above unimaginable ... See full summary »

Director: Michèle Ohayon | Stars: J.P. Gillain, Jeroen Krabbé, Marieke Oudejans, Jack Polak

Votes: 268

28. Darius Goes West (2007)

92 min | Documentary

8.9
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Darius Weems, who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, travels across the country with eleven friends on a mission to get his wheelchair customized by MTV's "Pimp My Ride."

Director: Logan Smalley | Stars: Darius Weems, Andrew Carson, Daniel Epting, John Hadden

Votes: 249

29. Intimate Stranger (1991 TV Movie)

R | 96 min | Thriller

5.6
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A struggling bar singer takes a job as a phone-sex operator in order to make ends meet. One night she gets a call from a man who tricks her into listening while he murders a prostitute. ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Holzman | Stars: Debbie Harry, James Russo, Paige French, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 200

30. The Paw Project (2013)

58 min | Documentary, History, News

8.3
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This is a David and Goliath story of one veterinarian's battle to protect her patients (tigers, lions and even house cats) from big corporations, with their big corporate money, that will ... See full summary »

Director: Jennifer Conrad

Votes: 196

31. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Piano Blues (2003)

85 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Marcia Ball, Count Basie, Charles Brown, Dave Brubeck

Votes: 185

32. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Bob Marley: Rebel Music (2000)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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Profile of the life and music of the legendary reggae singer.

Director: Jeremy Marre | Stars: Rita Marley, Bob Marley

Votes: 164

33. Grunt! The Wrestling Movie (1985)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Sport

4.9
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A documentary crew sets out to unravel one of professional wrestling's most closely guarded secrets: is former champion "Mad Dog" Joe DeCurso.

Director: Allan Holzman | Stars: Magic Schwarz, Steve Strong, Marilyn Dodds Frank, Lydie Denier

Votes: 161

34. 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (2004 TV Movie)

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Stars: Aerosmith, Pamela Anderson, Christina Applegate, Samaire Armstrong

Votes: 153

35. Intimate Portrait (1993– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Find out more about the women you love and admire who have made their mark in movies, music, politics, sports and more in these "Intimate Portraits."

Stars: Linda Emond, Lisa Friedman, Meredith Vieira, Robert Wagner

Votes: 150

36. Night Crawlers (2009)

76 min | Comedy, Horror

3.8
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Blood is thicker than water in this tiny Texas town. After two centuries of Vampire blood lust one man becomes a hero...without a clue.

Director: Benjamin Wilbanks | Stars: Eryn Brooke, Joel Ferrell, Joey Greco, Mathew Greer

Votes: 139

37. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: The Soul of a Man (2003)

127 min | Documentary, Music

7.6
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Wim Wenders entry into this in depth series documenting the blues. This film follows the exploits of three legendary blues men Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J B Lenoir. Includes ... See full summary »

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Chris Thomas King, Keith B. Brown, James Hughes, David F. Hughes

Votes: 122

38. It Was a Wonderful Life (1993)

82 min | Documentary

6.8
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Feature-length documentary deals with homeless women, once secure in their middle-class status, who through divorce, misfortune, or circumstances were reduced to living on the street.

Director: Michèle Ohayon | Stars: Jodie Foster, Lou Hall, Reena Sands, Josephine

Votes: 119

39. The Kill-Off (1989)

110 min | Drama

6.4
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Business at The Pavilion bar is down so Pete and Rags decide that the best way to get The Pavilion off the skids is to turn it into a strip joint.

Director: Maggie Greenwald | Stars: Loretta Gross, Andrew Lee Barrett, Jackson Sims, Steve Monroe

Votes: 117

40. Carried Away (2009)

102 min | Drama

6.6
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Ed Franklin, a young man pursuing his dreams in Hollywood, returns home to Fort Worth, Texas at Christmas time to find his family in turmoil. His parents' marriage is crumbling and his ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Huckabee | Stars: Juli Erickson, Elliott Gilbert, Christopher Piper, Gabriel Horn

Votes: 115

41. Eye for an Eye (2003– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

4.3
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Weekly pseudo-court program in which Judge "Extreme Akim" Anastopoulo awards different forms of revenge to the guilty litigant.

Stars: Akim Anastopoulo, John McCalmont, Ray Phillips, Tommy Habeeb

Votes: 113

42. My Name Was Sabina Spielrein (2002)

90 min | Biography, Drama

6.3
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66 Metascore

The history of psychoanalysis is littered with the discarded psyches of the women whose diagnoses were key to the fame of the great masters. One such woman was Sabina Spielrein. Unlike the ... See full summary »

Director: Elisabeth Márton | Stars: Eva Österberg, Lasse Almebäck, Mercedez Csampai, Palle Granditsky

Votes: 106

43. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Warming by the Devil's Fire (2003)

106 min | Documentary, Music

7.0
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Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Tommy Redmond Hicks, Nathaniel Lee Jr., Carl Lumbly, Ivy Cassel

Votes: 106

44. The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards (2001 TV Special)

Music

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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Jon Stewart, Eminem, Elton John, Destiny's Child

Votes: 96

45. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Red, White and Blues (2003)

93 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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Documenting the blues explosion in 1960's England and it's influence and reinterpretation by musicians at the time.

Director: Mike Figgis | Stars: Ginger Baker, Plastic Ono Band, Chris Barber, Jeff Beck

Votes: 94

46. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Sophia Loren: Actress Italian Style (1997)

50 min | Documentary, Biography

8.2
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Still considered one of the most beautiful women in the world, Sophia Loren, an international star for many years. Born into poverty in Italy, Loren went from modeling to acting, and with ... See full summary »

Stars: Sophia Loren, Marlon Brando, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Charles Chaplin

Votes: 94

47. The 46th Annual Grammy Awards (2004 TV Special)

Music

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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Christina Aguilera, Jason Alexander

Votes: 92

48. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: The Road to Memphis (2003)

119 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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Director Richard Pearce traces the musical odyssey of blues legend B.B. King in a film that pays tribute to the city that gave birth to a new style of blues.

Director: Richard Pearce | Stars: Dr. Louis Cannonball Cantor, The Coasters, Jim Dickinson, Fats Domino

Votes: 91

49. 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997 TV Movie)

150 min | Documentary

7.0
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The first half century of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation from its beginnings under Hungarian immigrant William Fox to it emergence as a major studio.

Director: Kevin Burns | Stars: James Coburn, Julie Andrews, David Brown, Red Buttons

Votes: 86

50. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Marilyn Monroe: The Mortal Goddess (1994)

92 min | Documentary, Biography

8.5
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An account of the life and career of Marilyn Monroe, one of Hollywood's most famous and glamorous movie stars. Her sad and difficult childhood is recounted, including her mother's breakdown... See full summary »

Directors: Kevin Burns, Jeff Scheftel | Stars: James Bacon, George Cukor, Theodore Curphey, Joe DiMaggio

Votes: 78

51. Rodgers & Hammerstein: The Sound of Movies (1996 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Music

8.0
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Director: Kevin Burns | Stars: Shirley Jones, Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jeanne Crain

Votes: 77

52. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Godfathers and Sons (2003)

133 min | Documentary, Music

7.1
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Director: Marc Levin | Stars: Marshall Chess, Chuck D., Johnny Juice Rosado

Votes: 76

53. Blackout (1988)

87 min | Drama, Thriller

5.6
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A young girl returns to her hometown in search of her father, gradually her childhood memories returns; a childhood with incest and violence.

Director: Doug Adams | Stars: Gail O'Grady, Carol Lynley, Michael Keys Hall, Joseph Gian

Votes: 75

54. Playing for Change (2003)

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Playing for Change is a musical journey of discovery that celebrates the freedom and lives of street musicians existing in America today. Focusing on the three cities of Los Angeles, New ... See full summary »

Directors: Mark Johnson, Jonathan Walls | Stars: Robert Bradley, R.O. Mackey

Votes: 73

55. The 41st Annual Grammy Awards (1999 TV Special)

Music

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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Monica Arnold, Backstreet Boys, Clint Black, Mary J. Blige

Votes: 70

56. Earthship.TV (2001 TV Movie)

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Footage from James Cameron's return trip to the wreck of the Titanic.

Directors: James Cameron, Sven Pape, Jeff Scheftel

Votes: 68

57. America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments (2011)

100 min | Documentary

6.7
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Award-winning filmmaker Darryl Roberts' takes us into America's dieting craze and its insidious use of BMI and into the lives of industry leaders and icons like Deepak Chopra.

Director: Darryl Roberts | Stars: Ragen Chastain, Deepak Chopra, Bill Clinton, Beverly Johnson

Votes: 68 | Gross: $0.01M

58. The Girls in the Band (2011)

81 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.8
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90 Metascore

The untold stories of female jazz and big band instrumentalists and their journeys from the late 1930's to the present day.

Director: Judy Chaikin | Stars: Geri Allen, Jane Ira Bloom, Clora Bryant, Terry Lyne Carrington

Votes: 62

59. Lifetime's Achievement Awards: Women Changing the World (2003 TV Special)

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Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Dana Delany, Laura Innes, Naomi Judd

Votes: 61

60. 3rd Annual BET Awards (2003 TV Special)

Documentary, Music

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Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Mo'Nique, 3 Little Women, 50 Cent, A.J.

Votes: 57

61. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Shirley Temple: The Biggest Little Star (1996)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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She debuted at age three and became a star at six when her mother landed her the lead role in Little Miss Marker, the box-office sensation of 1934. As America's princess, Shirley Temple ... See full summary »

Directors: Jeff Scheftel, Andrew Thomas, Kevin Burns | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Shirley Temple, James R. Parish, Ann Edwards

Votes: 56

62. One Love: The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute (1999 TV Movie)

Documentary, Music

8.4
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Stars: Erykah Badu, Tracy Chapman, Jimmy Cliff, Eve

Votes: 53

63. The 45th Annual Grammy Awards (2003 TV Special)

Music

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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Mark Adrian, Tai Anderson, Marc Anthony, Ashanti

Votes: 51

64. Valentino's Ghost (2012)

93 min | Documentary, History, News

7.9
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84 Metascore

The documentary exposes the ways in which America's foreign policy agenda in the Middle East drives the U.S. media's portrayals of Arabs and Muslims. The film lays bare the truths behind ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Singh | Stars: Ahmed Ahmed, Hillary Clinton, Walter Cronkite, Niall Ferguson

Votes: 50

65. The 44th Annual Grammy Awards (2002 TV Special)

210 min | Music

5.9
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Stars: Jon Stewart, *NSYNC, Ryan Adams, Afroman

Votes: 48

66. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Richard Pryor: Comic on the Edge (1996)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.7
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Hilarious clips from his classic performances and a sobering interview with Pryor himself capture the genius and pathos of the revolutionary comic.

Stars: Mel Watkins, Manny Roth, Ron De Biasio, Thom Mount

Votes: 48

67. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Hugh Hefner: American Playboy (1996)

Documentary, Biography

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Votes: 44

68. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Mary Tyler Moore: All American-Girl (1995) (1995)

Documentary, Biography

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Director: Jeff Scheftel | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Peter Graves, Carl Reiner, Dick Van Dyke

Votes: 44

69. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Shirley Temple: Hollywood's Little Princess (1997)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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Directors: Jeff Scheftel, Andrew Thomas

Votes: 41

70. No Place Like Home (I) (2006)

Not Rated | Drama

7.5
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When Susan, a film producer from NYC, goes to Jamaica to shoot a shampoo commercial, she finds herself, through a series of unforeseen circumstances, drifting further and further away from ... See full summary »

Director: Perry Henzell | Stars: Susan O'Meara, Carl Bradshaw, Countryman, P.J. Soles

Votes: 40

71. Operation Thunderbolt: Entebbe (2000 TV Movie)

Documentary, History

8.6
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The story of the hijacking of Air France Flight AF139 on 27 June 1976 from Athens and the subsequent mission to rescue the hostages from the airport terminal at Entebbe in Uganda. The movie... See full summary »

Director: Eyal Sher | Stars: Janet Almog, Michel Bacos, Ehud Barak, Moshe Betser

Votes: 40

72. Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary (2014)

95 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.1
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Dying to Know is an intimate portrait celebrating two very complex controversial characters in an epic friendship that shaped a generation. In the early 1960s Harvard psychology professors ... See full summary »

Director: Gay Dillingham | Stars: John Perry Barlow, Dean Chamberlain, Ram Dass, Peggy Mellon Hitchcock

Votes: 39

73. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Carmen Miranda: The South American Way (1996)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Director: Elizabeth Bronstein | Stars: Harry Vasco de Almeida, Alice Faye, Martha Gil-Montero, Peter Graves

Votes: 39

74. Intimate Portrait (1993– )
Episode: Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher (1998)

Documentary, Biography

7.7
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Director: Jeff Scheftel | Star: Carrie Fisher

Votes: 38

75. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Kathie Lee Gifford: Having It All (1996)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

3.1
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Director: Jeff Scheftel | Star: Kathie Lee Gifford

Votes: 37

76. Intimate Portrait (1993– )
Episode: Yoko Ono (1995)

Documentary, Biography

7.4
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Directors: Jeff Scheftel, Andrew Thomas | Stars: Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon

Votes: 36

77. The 42nd Annual Grammy Awards (2000 TV Special)

Music

4.5
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Stars: Rosie O'Donnell, Tai Anderson, Marc Anthony, Brad Avery

Votes: 35

78. Muhammad Ali's 50th Birthday Celebration (1992 TV Special)

120 min

7.2
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Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Laila Ali, Lonnie Ali, May May Ali, Muhammad Ali

Votes: 34

79. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Sonja Henie: Fire on Ice (1997)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

6.7
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Director: Jeff Scheftel | Stars: Don Ameche, Lynn Bari, Milton Berle, Dorothy Dandridge

Votes: 34

80. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: Golden Gate Bridge (1995)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History

7.4
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More than 50 years after its construction, the Golden Gate is still regarded as one of the world's great engineering marvels. It took 25 million man-hours and 80,000 miles of cable to complete. But the cost in human life was even greater.

Director: Jeff Scheftel | Stars: Jack Perkins, Lloyd Sherr

Votes: 33

81. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: Mount Rushmore (1996)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History

7.2
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The story of Mount Rushmore is set against the backdrop of events and the changing mood of America which influenced the final sculpture. This program is as much a tribute to the dream of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Scheftel | Stars: William O. Farber, James Popovich, Harlan Saperstein, Howard Shaff

Votes: 33

82. Stand and Be Counted (2000 TV Movie)

Documentary, History, Music

7.4
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The history of popular music's role in various political and social causes during the rock era.

Directors: Gary McGroarty, Todd Robinson, Jeff Scheftel

Votes: 32

83. BET Comedy Awards (2004 TV Special)

Comedy

6.9
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Director: Tony McCuin | Stars: A.J., Franklyn Ajaye, Ameona Almund, Anthony Anderson

Votes: 30

84. The Last Survivor (2010)

92 min | Documentary, History

7.2
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The Last Survivor presents the stories of genocide survivors and their struggle to make sense of tragedy. They work to educate, motivate and promulgate a civic response to mass atrocity ... See full summary »

Directors: Michael Kleiman, Michael Pertnoy

Votes: 29

85. The 40th Annual Grammy Awards (1998 TV Special)

Music

5.7
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Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Fiona Apple, Dan Aykroyd, Erykah Badu

Votes: 29

86. The 38th Annual Grammy Awards (1996 TV Special)

Music

6.2
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Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Tim Allen, Anita Baker, Tony Bennett

Votes: 28

87. American Roots Music (2001– )

Documentary, Music

7.4
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Stars: Arlo Guthrie, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Pete Seeger

Votes: 25

88. Alien Encounters from New Tomorrowland (1995 TV Special)

60 min | Documentary

7.5
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A travel of the UFO's universe and the big question: there is life in outer space?.

Director: Andrew Thomas | Stars: Robert Urich, Clifford E. Stone, Steven Schiff, Donald R. Schmitt

Votes: 24

89. Paul Simon: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song (2007 TV Special)

Music

7.5
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Director: Linda Mendoza | Stars: Yolanda Adams, Marc Anthony, Shawn Colvin, Bob Costas

Votes: 24

90. Red Nights (1988 Video)

85 min | Action, Thriller

4.7
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The Story of a Idealistic Young man (Played by Chris Parker), who goes to Los Angeles to become an actor, but is disillusioned and jaded when the cold and realistic violent world of ... See full summary »

Director: Izhak Hanooka | Stars: Chris Parker, Brian Matthews, Tom Badal, Patti Bauer

Votes: 24

91. Return Engagement (1983)

90 min | Documentary

8.0
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Documentary on the 1983 touring debate between Liddy and Leary.

Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Carole Hemingway, Timothy Leary, G. Gordon Liddy, Clara Sturak

Votes: 22

92. Holy Hell (2009)

94 min | Comedy, Horror

6.6
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In a last ditch attempt to save a small financially strapped church, the parishioners decide to make a horror movie to raise the necessary funds. Despite a lack of knowledge, the film is ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Antonio Ruiz | Stars: Ken Edwards, Ellie McBride, Kenneth Wayne Bradley, Liz Fisher

Votes: 20

93. Ghostbreakers (2010– )

Reality-TV

8.4
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A group of clumsy paranormal investigators, lead by Joey Greco (Cheaters), find themselves in bizarre, inane and absurd nocturnal misadventures.

Stars: Joey Greco, Gabriel Horn, Bryan Massey, Shanda Lee Munson

Votes: 19

94. Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory (1997)

90 min

7.8
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A Documentary that charts the life and music of gospel singer Mahalia Jackson

Director: Jeff Scheftel | Stars: Mahalia Jackson, Jesse Jackson, Horace Clarence Boyer, John Sellers

Votes: 19

95. The 2nd Annual BET Comedy Awards (2005 TV Special)

Comedy, Family

5.3
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Director: Tony McCuin | Stars: Flex Alexander, Tichina Arnold, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Terry Crews

Votes: 19

96. The World's Greatest Magic 2 (1995 TV Special)

Family, Fantasy

8.7
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Director: Kent Weed | Stars: Dirk Arthur, Scott Beringer, Jason Byrne, Brett Daniels

Votes: 18

97. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: Brooklyn Bridge (1995)

TV-PG | 46 min | Documentary, History

6.7
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First-hand accounts and extensive archival footage bring the struggle to create the world's first suspension bridge to life.

Stars: Earl Boen, John Manbeck, Kristian Roebling, Harlan Saperstein

Votes: 17

98. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: The Empire State Building (1994)

TV-PG | 46 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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This program focuses on the symbolic and historical aspects of the Empire State Building rather than its architecture and technology. The world's tallest building was preceded but a ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Thomas | Stars: Irwin G. Cantor, Brendan Gill

Votes: 17

99. Music in High Places (2000– )

Documentary, Music

8.8
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Wynonna Judd's pilgrimage to Venice, Italy, for the third episode of Music in High Places premiered December 1, 2000. The series takes entertainers to faraway lands to experience foreign ... See full summary »

Stars: Ed Roland, Dean Roland, Ross Childress, Will Turpin

Votes: 16

100. The World's Greatest Magic (1994 TV Special)

Family, Fantasy

9.0
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Stars: Lance Burton, Brett Daniels, Greg Frewin, Franz Harary

Votes: 16