Most Voted Titles With Vera-Ellen


1. White Christmas (1954)

Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.6
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Votes: 21,777

2. On the Town (1949)

Passed | 98 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.6
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Three sailors on a day of shore leave in New York City look for fun and romance before their twenty-four hours are up.

Directors: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly | Stars: Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Betty Garrett, Ann Miller

Votes: 12,441

3. Love Happy (1949)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Crime, Music

5.8
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The Marx Brothers help young Broadway hopefuls while thwarting diamond thieves.

Director: David Miller | Stars: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Ilona Massey

Votes: 2,029

4. Wonder Man (1945)

Approved | 98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

7.2
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After being murdered by gangsters, an exuberant nightclub entertainer returns as a ghost to persuade his meek twin brother to help bring his killers to justice.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Vera-Ellen, Donald Woods

Votes: 1,462

5. Three Little Words (1950)

Unrated | 102 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical

7.1
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The story of the successful Tin Pan Alley songwriting team of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby is told loosely and lightheartedly.

Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen, Red Skelton, Arlene Dahl

Votes: 1,164

6. Call Me Madam (1953)

Approved | 114 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.0
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Washington hostess Sally Adams becomes a Truman-era US ambassador to a European grand duchy.

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Ethel Merman, Donald O'Connor, Vera-Ellen, George Sanders

Votes: 898

7. Words and Music (1948)

120 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Fictionalized story of the songwriting partnership of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Tom Drake, June Allyson, Perry Como

Votes: 862

8. The Ed Sullivan Show (1948–1971)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Music

7.8
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The classic prime time variety show most famous for its vaudeville acts and rock music performances.

Stars: Ed Sullivan, Johnny Wayne, Frank Shuster, Roberta Peters

Votes: 770

9. The Kid from Brooklyn (1946)

Passed | 113 min | Comedy, Musical

6.8
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Shy milkman Burleigh Sullivan accidentally knocks out drunken Speed McFarlane, a champion boxer who was flirting with Burleigh's sister. The newspapers get hold of the story and ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Vera-Ellen, Steve Cochran

Votes: 751

10. The Belle of New York (1952)

82 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.2
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In squeaky-clean New York at the turn of the century, playboy Charlie Hill falls so much in love that he can walk on air. The object of his affections is beautiful Angela Bonfils, a mission... See full summary »

Director: Charles Walters | Stars: Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen, Marjorie Main, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 648

11. Happy Go Lovely (1951)

Approved | 97 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.5
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B.G. Bruno, a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, is essentially a kind man but respectable to the point of stodginess and extreme stuffiness. An ... See full summary »

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: David Niven, Vera-Ellen, Cesar Romero, Bobby Howes

Votes: 524

12. The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950–1955)

60 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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This was a Colgate sponsored Comedy hour that featured many notable Comedians and Entertainers of the era as Guest Stars.

Stars: Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Al Goodman, Eddie Cantor

Votes: 362

13. Big Leaguer (1953)

Approved | 71 min | Drama, Family, Sport

5.9
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John Lobert runs a training camp in Florida for the New York Giants. Every year, he evaluates the 18-22 year old hopefuls to pick the best for a minor league contract. They all have dreams ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Vera-Ellen, Jeff Richards, Richard Jaeckel

Votes: 227

14. Three Little Girls in Blue (1946)

Approved | 100 min | Musical

6.7
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A reworking of the movie Three Blind Mice (1938) based on the play of the same name, which in turn led to another remake Moon Over Miami (1941). This remake is set during the turn of the ... See full summary »

Directors: H. Bruce Humberstone, John Brahm | Stars: June Haver, George Montgomery, Vivian Blaine, Celeste Holm

Votes: 185

15. Let's Be Happy (1957)

107 min | Musical

5.7
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An American salesman pursues an heiress from Vermont, who is in turn being wooed by a Scottish lord in inancial need.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Vera-Ellen, Tony Martin, Robert Flemyng, Zena Marshall

Votes: 120

16. A Star Is Born World Premiere (1954 TV Short)

30 min | Short, News

5.8
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Included on the DVD release of "A Star is Born" (1954), this is a live television broadcast of the world premiere. Described by various participants as the biggest world premiere in memory,... See full summary »

Stars: George Fisher, Rosemarie Stack, Paula Raymond, Amanda Blake

Votes: 112

17. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956–1963)

60 min | Music

9.0
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Dinah hosted this hour-long weekly for seven years. It featured Dinah and guest stars in a variety of songs, skits, production numbers. Also featured: her "See the USA in your Chevrolet" song and her warm kiss to all in conclusion.

Stars: Dinah Shore, Janet Blair, John Raitt, Roy Rogers

Votes: 106

18. Carnival in Costa Rica (1947)

97 min | Musical

5.9
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Two pairs of lovers try to thwart an arranged marriage at Costa Rican fiesta time.

Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Dick Haymes, Vera-Ellen, Cesar Romero, Celeste Holm

Votes: 105

19. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

8.5
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The show started in New York with Broadway actors. It then moved to Hollywood where Hollywood actors headed the cast.

Stars: Philip Carey, Laraine Day, Willis Bouchey, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 92

20. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »

Stars: Ken Carpenter, Jay Jackson, Otto Kruger, Gordon MacRae

Votes: 65

21. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948–1967)

60 min | Music

7.9
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Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast ... See full summary »

Stars: Perry Como, The Ray Charles Singers, Frank Gallop, Mitchell Ayres Orchestra

Votes: 59

22. The 28th Annual Academy Awards (1956 TV Special)

Family

5.5
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Directors: George Seaton, Bill Bennington, Dick Schneider | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Jerry Lewis, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Jean-Pierre Aumont

Votes: 45

23. Film Fanfare (1956)

Talk-Show

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Stars: Peter Noble, Paul Carpenter, John Fitzgerald, John Parsons

24. Washington Square (1956– )

60 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Ray Bolger, Stubby Kaye, Kay Armen, Martha Raye

25. Washington Square (1956– )
Episode: Episode #1.12 (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Kay Armen, Bea Arthur, Ray Bolger, George Gobel

26. Film Fanfare (1956)
Episode: Episode #1.23 (1956)

30 min | Talk-Show

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'Film Fanfare' begins with 'Film Gossip.' Followed by John Parsons meeting the stars at a London airport. Adele Lee performs an aria. John Fitzgerald reveals his latest film reviews. Finishes off with 'Film Fanfare's' movie quiz.

Director: Bill Skinner | Stars: MacDonald Hobley, Peter Noble, Paul Carpenter, John Fitzgerald

27. Film Fanfare (1956)
Episode: Episode #1.30 (1956)

30 min | Talk-Show

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Peter Noble interviews Sally Anne Howes. We then go to Elstree to see how the dubbing theatre works. John Parsons then meets a number of stars, including Richard Burton and Joan Collins ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Burton, Joan Collins, John Fitzgerald, Robert Flemming

28. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948–1967)
Episode: Episode #11.11 (1958)

60 min | Music

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Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Perry Como, Dorothy Collins, Frank Gallop, The Ray Charles Singers

29. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956–1963)
Episode: Episode #3.20 (1959)

Music

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Director: Dean Whitmore | Stars: Steve Allen, George Gobel, André Previn, Dinah Shore

30. The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950–1955)
Episode: Episode #5.30 (1955)

60 min | Comedy, Romance

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Director: Bill Miller | Stars: Charlton Heston, Dean Martin, Richard Arlen, John Brascia

31. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948–1967)
Episode: Episode #8.23 (1956)

60 min | Music

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Stars: Perry Como, Vera-Ellen, Paul Winchell, Jerry Mahoney

32. The Ed Sullivan Show (1948–1971)
Episode: Episode #9.39 (1956)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Ed Sullivan, Charlie Applewhite, Charles Bain, Hal Boyle

33. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: Imperfect Lady (1954)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Richard Goode | Stars: Colin Campbell, Ken Carpenter, Henry Daniell, Arthur Gould-Porter

34. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)
Episode: The Man Across the Hall (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

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Director: James Neilson | Stars: Marjorie Bennett, Marga Ann Deighton, Eddie Ryder, Robert Sterling