Highest Rated Titles With Arthur Penn


1. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)

105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show

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Stars: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette

Votes: 119

2. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )

65 min | Talk-Show

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Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

Stars: James Lipton, Bradley Cooper, Ellen Burstyn, Arthur Penn

Votes: 4,317

3. The Dick Cavett Show (1968–1974)

90 min | Music, Talk-Show

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Daytime, primetime, then late-night talk and variety show. Often there was only one guest (GA Gov. Lester Maddox walked out angrily during one interview). Cavett was intelligent and witty, ... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Cavett, Bobby Rosengarden, Fred Foy, Muhammad Ali

Votes: 396

4. A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995 TV Movie)

225 min | Documentary

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Martin Scorsese describes his initial and growing obsession with films from the 1940s and 50s as the art form developed and grew with clips from classics and cult classics.

Directors: Martin Scorsese, Michael Henry Wilson | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Allison Anders, Kathryn Bigelow, Francis Ford Coppola

Votes: 4,024

5. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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Of the many anthology series, Playhouse 90 is considered the most ambitious with outstanding talent in front of the camera. Attracting top ranked directors and scripts it was often filmed live including the entire first season.

Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 196

6. Producers' Showcase (1954–1957)

90 min | Drama, Musical, Comedy

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This program aired once every fourth week and was one of the most costly live shows of the 1950's. Many stars appeared on this show; see the Guest List for them.

Stars: Cyril Ritchard, Claire Bloom, Mary Martin, David Wayne

Votes: 59

7. Brando (2007 TV Movie)

165 min | Documentary, Biography

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The life and legacy of Marlon Brando and how he changed acting.

Directors: Mimi Freedman, Leslie Greif | Stars: Marlon Brando, Edward R. Murrow, Janet Aemisegger, Betty Gossell

Votes: 546

8. Justice (1954–1956)

30 min | Drama

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Dramatic show based on cases tried by lawyers of the Legal Aid Society of New York City.

Stars: William Prince, Gary Merrill, Dane Clark, Ed Begley

Votes: 6

9. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)
Episode: The Miracle Worker (1957)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Richard Joy, Teresa Wright, Burl Ives, John Drew Barrymore

Votes: 6

10. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: You Must Remember This: The Warner Bros. Story (2008)

228 min | Documentary, Biography

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Director: Richard Schickel | Stars: Clint Eastwood, George Arliss, Carroll Baker, John Barrymore

Votes: 186

11. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Hubris (2001)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A charming conman acts as his own defense during his murder trial. During the trial, he deliberately tries to taint the jury by flirting with the forewoman.

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 112

12. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )
Episode: Tom Hanks (1999)

Talk-Show

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Interviewee: Tom Hanks

Stars: James Lipton, Tom Hanks, Arthur Penn, Elizabeth Kemp

Votes: 30

13. The Miracle Worker (1962)

Approved | 106 min | Biography, Drama

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The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Victor Jory, Inga Swenson

Votes: 13,014

14. American Masters (1985– )

90 min | Documentary, Biography

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Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 493

15. Goodyear Playhouse (1951–1957)

60 min | Drama

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The show featured original plays plus plays adapted from works.

Stars: Walter Matthau, David White, Constance Ford, Gene Lyons

Votes: 41

16. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)

60 min | Drama

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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Lytell, Jay Jackson, Bob Stanton, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 58

17. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Endurance (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A frustrated, over-stressed mother is charged with murder after starting a fire that killed her disabled son, but the case weighs heavy on Jack McCoy's conscience. Nora Lewin is introduced as DA Adam Schiff's replacement.

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 101

18. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Burn Baby Burn (2000)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A community activist who was formerly a Black Panther is accused of killing a police officer. He claims self-defense because of the history of police violence against African-Americans.

Director: David Platt | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 95

19. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Patty Duke (2003)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

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Director: Selina Lin | Stars: Mackenzie Astin, Sean Astin, Barry Bostwick, Patty Duke

Votes: 50

20. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Teenage Wasteland (2001)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The murder of a man delivering Chinese food is linked to three bored teens who couldn't afford to pay.

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 110

21. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Approved | 111 min | Action, Biography, Crime

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Bonnie Parker, a bored waitress falls in love with an ex-con named Clyde Barrow and together they start a violent crime spree through the country, robbing cars and banks.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman

Votes: 84,503

22. Badlands (1973)

PG | 94 min | Crime, Drama

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An impressionable teenage girl from a dead-end town and her older greaser boyfriend embark on a killing spree in the South Dakota badlands.

Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates, Ramon Bieri

Votes: 50,632

23. The Train (1964)

Unrated | 133 min | Thriller, War

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In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo.

Directors: John Frankenheimer, Arthur Penn | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, Jeanne Moreau, Suzanne Flon

Votes: 10,871

24. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

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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: 1,220

25. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 683

26. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about 500 ninety minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 36

27. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Standoff (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A corrections officer may have deliberately set up a confrontation in prison that resulted in the death of an inmate who raped his colleague and girlfriend.

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 79

28. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Anthology series which ran on PBS throughout the 1980s.

Stars: Edward Herrmann, Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson

Votes: 144

29. Tim's Vermeer (2013)

PG-13 | 80 min | Documentary, History

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76 Metascore

Inventor Tim Jenison seeks to understand the painting techniques used by Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer.

Director: Teller | Stars: Tim Jenison, Penn Jillette, Martin Mull, Philip Steadman

Votes: 6,544 | Gross: $1.66M

30. Marlon Brando: The Wild One (1996 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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An examination of the craft of Marlon Brando, narrated by professionals of the film industry. The film follows his career from the stage with "A Streetcar Named Desire", through the Actors ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Joyce | Stars: Kevin McCarthy, Anthony Hopkins, Dennis Hopper, Shelley Winters

Votes: 66

31. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 26,264

32. 100 Centre Street (2001–2002)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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The lives and work of the staff of a New York City courthouse.

Stars: Joseph Lyle Taylor, Manny Perez, Phyllis Newman, Paula Devicq

Votes: 135

33. Life and Times (1996– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

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Biographies of famous Canadians.

Stars: Ann-Marie MacDonald, June Callwood, Norman Jewison, Peter Gzowski

Votes: 29

34. Erika Rabau: Puck of Berlin (2008)

87 min | Documentary

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A look at the life and work of Berlin Film Festival photographer Erika Rabau.

Director: Samson Vicent | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Mario Adorf, Robert Altman, Antonio Banderas

Votes: 19

35. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Amends (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A 1981 murder case is reopened. An ambassador's son is charged, but key evidence has disappeared. Further investigation reveals that the evidence may not have disappeared by accident.

Director: Matthew Penn | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 87

36. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Phobia (2001)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Did a baby's biological father kill one of the baby's adoptive parents in order to get him back, or because of his outrage that the child was adopted by a homosexual couple?

Director: David Platt | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 90

37. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends (2007)

87 min | Documentary, Biography

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Archival footage, live performances, and interviews conducted by none other than Clint Eastwood depict the life and career of Tony Bennett.

Director: Bruce Ricker | Stars: Tony Bennett, Anthony Hopkins, Christina Aguilera, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 97

38. Little Big Man (1970)

PG-13 | 139 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

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Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Native Americans and fighting with General Custer.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George, Martin Balsam

Votes: 28,036

39. Hello Actors Studio (1988 TV Movie)

165 min | Documentary

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Director: Annie Tresgot | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Lee Grant, Elia Kazan, Harvey Keitel

Votes: 21

40. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Dissonance (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Detectives discover that a murdered concert violinist was having an affair with her orchestra conductor.

Director: Lewis Gould | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 87

41. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Thin Ice (2000)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A father confesses to killing his son's hockey coach over playing time. His defense is that he should not be considered responsible for his actions because he suffers from a mental defect known as "sports rage."

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 99

42. 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: 372

43. Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood (2003)

TV-14 | 119 min | Documentary

7.5
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A look at 1970s Hollywood when it was known as New Hollywood, and the director was the star of the movie.

Director: Kenneth Bowser | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Dennis Hopper, Peter Bogdanovich, Sam Peckinpah

Votes: 2,337

44. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Return (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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When a suspected murderer tries to seek shelter in Israel, the DA's office faces the difficult task of extraditing and trying him in New York while also satisfying the Jewish community.

Director: Stephen Wertimer | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 96

45. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Turnstile Justice (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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After a homeless man is accused of killing a woman at a subway station, McCoy learns that a health care provider may not have provided him with appropriate medical attention in order to save money.

Director: Richard Dobbs | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 95

46. Bravo Profiles (1994– )

Documentary, Biography

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Bravo network TV series that profiles creative artists in many fields.

Stars: Tony Roberts, Norman Jewison, Michael Musto, Anthony Hopkins

Votes: 19

47. Revolution! The Making of 'Bonnie and Clyde' (2008 Video)

65 min | Documentary

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Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Warren Beatty, Robert Benton, Robert Towne, Arthur Penn

Votes: 26

48. The Chase (1966)

135 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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The escape of Bubber Reeves from prison affects the inhabitants of a small Southern town.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 7,342

49. Arthur Penn, 1922-: Themes and Variants (1970 TV Movie)

86 min | Documentary

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Arthur Penn's career is examined via interviews with the director himself (recalling his life and work), interviews with the people who have worked with him including Anne Bancroft, Dustin ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hughes | Stars: Dede Allen, Anne Bancroft, Warren Beatty, Alice Brock

Votes: 7

50. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )
Episode: Sammy Davis Jr. (2001)

120 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

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Director: Diana Rico | Stars: Jay Bernstein, May Britt, Diahann Carroll, Sammy Davis Jr.

Votes: 11

51. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Sunday in the Park with Jorge (2001)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A dead female body is found in Central Park after a Puerto Rican Day parade. Was the death the result of the actions of a violent Hispanic mob that was harassing women at the parade?

Director: James Quinn | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 80

52. Night Moves (1975)

R | 100 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

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Los Angeles private detective Harry Moseby is hired by a client to find her runaway teenage daughter and he stumbles upon a case of murder and artifact smuggling.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Gene Hackman, Jennifer Warren, Edward Binns, Harris Yulin

Votes: 8,356

53. The Bulls (2005)

Not Rated | 18 min | Short, Drama

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An act of revenge is barely acknowledged by a young man and his surrogate father as they set about burying the evidence of their crime.

Director: Eric Stoltz | Stars: Natasha Gaty, Rod McLachlan, Chris Pine

Votes: 40

54. Reel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in Film (2002 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, History

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This 90-minute documentary illustrates how directors pushed boundaries and altered the art of filmmaking during the turbulent, swinging 1960s. Narrated by Woody Harrelson, "Reel Radicals" ... See full summary »

Directors: Lewis A. Bogach, Don Fizzinoglia | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Fidel Castro, Phyllis Coates, John Connally

Votes: 38

55. Four Friends (1981)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

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This story of four working-class kids in a small industrial town--who go their separate ways after high school in the innocence of 1961 and come together again at the end of the turbulent ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Craig Wasson, Jodi Thelen, Michael Huddleston, Jim Metzler

Votes: 1,471

56. Cineastas contra magnates (2005)

97 min | Documentary, Biography

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This is the first of a series of two documentaries concerning the way the cinema industry is not respecting the author works as they were conceived, in the many ways this can be done. This ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Benpar | Stars: Marta Belmonte, Woody Allen, Marco Bellocchio, Jack Cardiff

Votes: 118

57. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Whose Monkey Is It Anyway? (2001)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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An AIDS researcher is killed by a monkey released in a lab by animal rights activists. The subsequent trial turns into a test case on the ethics of using animals as test subjects.

Director: Vincent Misiano | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 89

59. Bravo Profiles (1994– )
Episode: Gene Hackman (2000)

Documentary, Biography

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Director: Oliver Miede | Stars: Gene Hackman, Robert Benton, Ellen Burstyn, Clint Eastwood

Votes: 6

60. Imagine (2003– )

60 min | Documentary, History

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Wide ranging BBC arts programme.

Stars: Alan Yentob, Chuck Close, Richard Rogers, Martin Parr

Votes: 62

61. Visions of Eight (1973)

G | 110 min | Documentary, Sport

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Visions of Eight is a film about the personal dreams which make the Olympic Games transcend the physical into the spiritual... See full synopsis »

Directors: Milos Forman, Kon Ichikawa, Claude Lelouch, Yuriy Ozerov, Arthur Penn, Michael Pfleghar, John Schlesinger, Mai Zetterling

Votes: 175

62. Playwrights '56 (1955– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Gene Saks, Albert Dekker, Nina Foch, Russell Hicks

Votes: 20

63. Filmmakers in Action (2005)

102 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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Following the documentary "Filmmakers vs. Tycoons", this second part focus on the measures to protect authors' copyright, and the legal difference in the figure of the author in the United States or in France.

Director: Carlos Benpar | Stars: Marta Belmonte, Woody Allen, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Eugenie Bachelor

Votes: 71

64. Nouvelle vague vue d'ailleurs (2009 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

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Director: Luc Lagier | Stars: William Friedkin, James Gray, Arthur Penn, D.A. Pennebaker

Votes: 12

65. Flesh and Blood (1968 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

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Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Kim Stanley, E.G. Marshall, Kim Darby

Votes: 22

66. AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003 TV Special)

TV-14 | Documentary

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The American Film Institute celebrates 100 years of film by recognizing the top 50 film heroes and top 50 film villains of all time.

Directors: Gary Smith, Dann Netter | Stars: Kathy Bates, Anthony Hopkins, Hayden Christensen, Glenn Close

Votes: 221

67. Edge of Outside (2006)

TV-14 | 65 min | Documentary

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An hour-long documentary designed to celebrate the spirit of the independent filmmaker from D.W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino. Interview footage and film clips are blended together to form... See full summary »

Director: Shannon Davis | Stars: Peter Biskind, Robert Townsend, Edward Burns, Paul Auster

Votes: 88

68. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )
Episode: Sean Penn (1999)

52 min | Talk-Show

6.8
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Actor Sean Penn looks back at his career in films.

Director: Jeff Wurtz | Stars: James Lipton, Sean Penn, Bradley Cooper, Arthur Penn

Votes: 33

69. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.7
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A documentary about celebrities lives before and after being famous.

Stars: Phil Crowley, Chip Bolcik, Beng Spies, Ken Baker

Votes: 670

70. Días de cine (1991– )

60 min | News

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Antonio Gasset hosts this show in which recently released movies and DVDs are thoughtfully discussed, in a documentary-like way.

Stars: Antonio Gasset, Elena S. Sánchez, Gerardo Sánchez, Cayetana Guillén Cuervo

Votes: 168

71. The Missouri Breaks (1976)

PG | 126 min | Drama, Western

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Tom Logan is a horse thief. Rancher David Braxton has horses, and a daughter, worth stealing. But Braxton has just hired Lee Clayton, an infamous "regulator", to hunt down the horse thieves; one at a time.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid, Kathleen Lloyd

Votes: 7,474

72. Mickey One (1965)

Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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After incurring the wrath of the mob, a comic flees Detroit for Chicago taking the name "Mickey One" from a stolen Social Security card from a homeless bum he witnesses being beaten up and ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Warren Beatty, Alexandra Stewart, Hurd Hatfield, Franchot Tone

Votes: 1,045

73. A Bird of the Air (2011)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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A man in search of his past, and a woman who lives in the moment, are brought together when they pursue the origins of a stray parrot in this comedic and romantic drama.

Director: Margaret Whitton | Stars: Rachel Nichols, Jackson Hurst, Anjanette Comer, Linda Emond

Votes: 944 | Gross: $0.00M

74. NBC Experiment in Television (1967–1971)

60 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Stars: David Warner, Edward Binns, Jo Van Fleet, James Edwards

Votes: 37

75. Inside (1996 TV Movie)

R | 94 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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A South Afrikaan political prisoner is tortured to obtain information on apartheid conspirators. Ten years later, the head officer in charge of the questioning is similarly held as prisoner... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Nigel Hawthorne, Eric Stoltz, Louis Gossett Jr., Ian Roberts

Votes: 245

76. Godard Made in USA (2010 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

6.6
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Director: Luc Lagier | Stars: Robert Benton, Peter Bogdanovich, Brian De Palma, William Friedkin

Votes: 9

77. The Left Handed Gun (1958)

Approved | 102 min | Western

6.5
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After his employer is murdered by rival cattlemen, a troubled and uneducated young cowboy vows revenge on the murderers,

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Paul Newman, Lita Milan, John Dehner, Hurd Hatfield

Votes: 3,118

78. In the Shadow of Hollywood (2000)

112 min | Documentary

6.5
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Director: Sylvie Groulx | Stars: Élise Bertrand, Denys Arcand, Anne-Marie Bidaud, Luciana Castellina

Votes: 87

79. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Nichols and May: Take Two (1996)

Documentary, Biography

6.5
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Director: Phillip Schopper | Stars: Steve Allen, Tom Brokaw, Jules Feiffer, Richard Lewis

Votes: 52

80. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: Waiting for the Moon (1987)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Sundance prizewinner. Fictionalized portrait of one of history's great literary couples: Stein & Toklas. Summer 1930s France, Alice tends to ailing Gertrude; they visit Fernande Olivier, ... See full summary »

Director: Jill Godmilow | Stars: Linda Hunt, Linda Bassett, Jacques Boudet, Andrew McCarthy

Votes: 142 | Gross: $0.75M

81. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)
Episode: Where's Charley? (1957)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Lord Fancourt Babberley is forced to disguise himself as a woman - his aunt from Brazil, "where the nuts come from".

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Richard Joy, Art Carney, Orson Bean, Richard Haydn

Votes: 7

82. Alice's Restaurant (1969)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A cinematic adaption of Arlo Guthrie's classic song story.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Arlo Guthrie, Patricia Quinn, James Broderick, Pete Seeger

Votes: 3,374 | Gross: $6.30M

83. Dead of Winter (1987)

R | 100 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

6.3
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A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Mary Steenburgen, Roddy McDowall, Jan Rubes, William Russ

Votes: 2,620 | Gross: $2.41M

84. The Portrait (1993 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.2
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After a long absence, artist Margaret Church returns to her aging parent's home to finish a portrait of them. Her parents, Gardner and Fanny Church, unbeknownst to Margaret have sold the ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Gregory Peck, Lauren Bacall, Cecilia Peck, Paul McCrane

Votes: 168

85. Rosy-Fingered Dawn: a Film on Terrence Malick (2002)

90 min | Documentary

6.2
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Directors: Luciano Barcaroli, Carlo Hintermann, Gerardo Panichi, Daniele Villa | Stars: Penelope Allen, Sergei Bodrov, Jim Caviezel, Ben Chaplin

Votes: 125

86. Cinéma! Cinéma! The French New Wave (1992 TV Movie)

51 min | Documentary

6.1
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Director: Christopher Spencer | Stars: Mark Halliley, Robert Benton, Peter Bogdanovich, Claude Chabrol

Votes: 9

87. Target (1985)

R | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.0
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Chris Lloyd does NOT get along with his father Walter. Walter is too careful, cautious, and boring to Chris, and never tries anything new, and Chris had to live by the same standards when ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Gene Hackman, Matt Dillon, Gayle Hunnicutt, Randy Moore

Votes: 3,259

88. Penn & Teller Get Killed (1989)

R | 89 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.9
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Penn & Teller enjoy playing jokes on each other. When Penn says on an interview show that he wishes he has someone threatening his life so that he "wouldn't sweat the small stuff," each of ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Penn Jillette, Teller, Caitlin Clarke, David Patrick Kelly

Votes: 1,556

89. Naked in New York (1993)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Algrant | Stars: Eric Stoltz, Mary-Louise Parker, Ralph Macchio, Jill Clayburgh

Votes: 1,373 | Gross: $1.04M

90. Hollywood Opening Night (1951–1953)

30 min | Drama

5.7
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Stars: Jimmy Fidler, Jimmy Wallington, Virginia Gibson, Ralph Moody

Votes: 12

91. Playwrights '56 (1955– )
Episode: The Battler (1955)

Comedy, Drama

5.3
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Wandering around America, young Nick Adams encounters a washed-up punch-drunk boxer known as "The Battler".

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Richard Collier, Marty Green, Phyllis Kirk, Dewey Martin

Votes: 10

92. Mise en scène with Arthur Penn (a conversation) (2014)

214 min | Documentary

5.0
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The life and work of Arthur Penn, whose films like "Bonnie and Clyde" helped shape the conversation around violence in America and its movies.

Director: Amir Naderi | Star: Arthur Penn

Votes: 6

93. El Magacine (1996– )

60 min | News

4.5
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Stars: Antonio Muñoz de Mesa, Guillermo de Mulder, Alejandro Amenábar, Jaume Figueras

Votes: 31

94. The Gulf Playhouse (1952–1953)

30 min | Drama

3.9
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This live show was seen through the "eye" of the camera. The actors in each episode would talk to the camera as if it were a person.

Stars: Mildred Dunnock, James Westerfield, Eddie Bracken, Henry Jones

Votes: 21

95. The Needs of Kim Stanley

Documentary | Post-production

The primal needs defined the life of Kim Stanley, actress and teacher. She lived by them, she taught them, and she funneled them into her art to become one of the greatest actors of the ... See full summary »

Director: Dani Minnick | Stars: Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Jessica Lange, Sydney Pollack

96. Directors on Directors (1997– )

110 min | Documentary

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Jonathan Nossiter is the young winner of this year Sundance Film Festival with his controversial film "Sunday", also presented at the 50th Cannes Film Festival in the section Quinzane des ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Altman, Roger Corman, Michael Mann, Arthur Penn

97. Arthur Penn (1995)

Documentary, Biography

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Director: Richard Schickel | Star: Arthur Penn

98. Moving Image Salutes Elia Kazan (1987 TV Movie)

Reality-TV

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Stars: Robert Anderson, Robert Benton, Christie Brinkley, Kitty Carlisle

99. The Untold West (1993– )

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Stars: Allen Barker, Doris Burton, Anne M. Butler, Gary Chilcote

100. The 14th Annual Tony Awards (1960 TV Special)

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Director: Ray Abel | Stars: Eddie Albert, George Abbott, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Lauren Bacall