Latest Titles With John Houseman


2. Leslie Howard: The Man Who Gave a Damn (2016)

84 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Intimate and compelling documentary on the life and career of Leslie Howard (1893-1943)

Director: Thomas Hamilton | Stars: Derek Partridge, Norman Spencer, Matthew Sweet, Doug Wheeler

Votes: 55

3. Broadway: The American Musical (2004 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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A six-part documentary about the Broadway musical

Stars: Julie Andrews, John Lahr, Stephen Sondheim, Philip Furia

Votes: 282

4. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: I Got Plenty o' Nuttin': 1929-1942 (2004)

Documentary, Music

7.7
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The Great Depression ushered in a new era of the Broadway musical. Gone were the frothy, nonsensical shows of the 1920s. Broadway musicals were now either reflective of the harsh times (... See full summary »

Director: Michael Kantor | Stars: Julie Andrews, Fred Astaire, Hank Azaria, Mary Ellen Barrett

Votes: 9

5. L'homme qui a vu l'homme qui a vu l'ours (1990 TV Movie)

110 min | Documentary

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Hungarian director Laszlo Kovacs (László Szabó) goes to Hollywood, where his compatriot Agi (Ágnes Bánfalvy) tries to get him started on a film document about the late movie director Orson ... See full summary »

Director: André S. Labarthe | Stars: László Szabó, Ágnes Bánfalvy, Franck Beachman, Peter Bogdanovich

6. Another Woman (1988)

PG | 81 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Facing a mid-life crisis, a woman rents an apartment next to a psychiatrist's office to write a new book, only to become drawn to the plight of a pregnant woman seeking that doctor's help.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Gena Rowlands, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm, Blythe Danner

Votes: 9,981 | Gross: $1.56M

7. The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

PG-13 | 85 min | Comedy, Crime

7.6
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76 Metascore

Incompetent police detective Frank Drebin has to foil an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II.

Director: David Zucker | Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, O.J. Simpson, Ricardo Montalban

Votes: 115,851 | Gross: $78.04M

8. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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38 Metascore

A selfish, cynical T.V. executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Votes: 61,792 | Gross: $60.33M

9. Bright Lights, Big City (1988)

R | 107 min | Drama

5.6
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A disillusioned young writer living in New York City turns to drugs and drinking to block out the memories of his dead mother and estranged wife.

Director: James Bridges | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates, Swoosie Kurtz

Votes: 5,856 | Gross: $16.12M

10. Noble House (1988 TV Mini-Series)

355 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.8
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Ian Struan Dunross is chairman of Struan & Co, the oldest and largest of the British-East Asia trading companies. To the Chinese, that also makes him "Tai-Pan" ("supreme leader") of the "... See full summary »

Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 1,009

11. Lincoln (1988 TV Mini-Series)

188 min | Drama

7.2
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After arriving in Washington in 1861 after his election, Abraham Lincoln struggles with personal and political problems during his Presidency.

Stars: Richard Mulligan, Deborah Adair, Tom Brennan, Gregory Cooke

Votes: 311

12. Lincoln (1988– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1988)

Drama

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Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Richard Mulligan, Deborah Adair, Tom Brennan, Gregory Cooke

13. Lincoln (1988– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1988)

Drama

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Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Richard Mulligan, Deborah Adair, Tom Brennan, Gregory Cooke

14. Noble House (1988– )
Episode: Part I (1988)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 19

15. Noble House (1988– )
Episode: Part II (1988)

Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.8
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Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 19

16. Noble House (1988– )
Episode: Part III (1988)

Not Rated | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 15

17. Noble House (1988– )
Episode: Part IV (1988)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 17

18. Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987– )

360 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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Stars: Edward Asner, Linwood G. Dunn, Ginger Rogers, Pandro S. Berman

Votes: 93

19. Our Planet Tonight (1987 TV Movie)

Comedy

4.7
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Stars: John Houseman, Morgan Fairchild, Jeff Wright

Votes: 7

20. Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987– )
Episode: Dark Victory (1987)

Documentary, History

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Stars: Edward Asner, Edward Dmytryk, William Dozier, William Fadiman

21. Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987– )
Episode: It's All True (1987)

Documentary, History

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Stars: Edward Asner, William Alland, Betty Amster, Joseph F. Biroc

22. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: Pardon My French (1987)

Comedy, Family

6.6
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Grandfather Stratton returns from France with his fiancée.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Alfonso Ribeiro, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 9

23. 227 (1985–1990)
Episode: See You in Court (1987)

Comedy

8.6
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Mary, Rose, and Pearl are toying around with Brenda's new keyboard, and Mary sings a song she wrote in high school. Sandra stops by and Mary sings the song for her. Sandra helped her edit ... See full summary »

Director: Gerren Keith | Stars: Marla Gibbs, Hal Williams, Alaina Reed-Hall, Jackée Harry

Votes: 5

24. The Late Show (1986–1988)

Comedy, Talk-Show

6.3
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Stars: Joan Rivers, Clint Holmes, Arsenio Hall, Daniel Rosen

Votes: 33

25. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: A Wounded Hart (1986)

60 min | Drama

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Harriman's absentee boyfriend dumps her, precipitating a brief fling with Hart, who has trouble recovering. Soloway channels Sir Thomas Moore - or does he?

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

26. The Late Show (1986–1988)
Episode: Episode #1.8 (1986)

Comedy, Talk-Show

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Stars: Joan Rivers, Gallagher, John Houseman, Run-D.M.C.

27. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Graduation (1986)

Drama

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As Hart and the other 3Ls graduate, Hart learns what others think of him: friend Ford, Professor Tyler, and Kingsfield, who has final lessons to teach Hart. Hart sums up his relationship with Kingsfield in his commencement address.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

28. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Honor (1986)

60 min | Drama

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Potential honors graduates agonize over their final class standing. The job Zeiss wants depends on his graduating with honors. Mrs. Nottingham gets sued. Everyone learns to settle, some with Kingsfield's nudging.

Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, Michael Tucci

29. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Mistaken Identity (1986)

60 min | Drama

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Ford becomes the victim of identify theft and is arrested by police and jailed. Although friends Hart, Golden, and even Kingsfield rescue him, his brush with reality leaves his presumption of the rectitude of the legal system badly shaken.

Director: James Stephens | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, Michael Tucci

30. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Suppressed Desires (1986)

60 min | Drama

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A party themed "Supressed Desries" is being thrown, wherein the students get to as something they wish they could be other than a lawyer. When there's an art competition. Kiernan decides to enter but it clashes with her studies.

Director: Lynn Roth | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, Andra Millian

31. 227 (1985–1990)

30 min | Comedy

6.5
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This series took place in an apartment building, numbered 227. The cast would frequently be found sitting outside on a large set of stone stairs, in some discussion that would unfold into the weekly plot line.

Stars: Helen Martin, Marla Gibbs, Hal Williams, Alaina Reed-Hall

Votes: 1,741

32. A.D. (1985 TV Mini-Series)

600 min | Drama, History

7.5
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Set just after the death of Jesus Christ, this mini-series chronicles the life & adventures of Jesus's disciples, and events in Rome during the reigns of the Emperors Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero.

Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

Votes: 319

33. America's Musical Theater (1985– )

Musical

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It's about out tha prophecy, who was born from God to be tha original Treemonisha it's. Me..I have arrived

Stars: Obba Babatundé, Carmen Balthrop, Delores Ivory, Curtis Rayam

34. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Decisions: Part 1 (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Although part of "The Third Year" this episode takes as Hart's second year of law school winds down. Golden is interviewing for a clerkship at the Supreme Court but I struggling to get on ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

35. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Decisions: Part 2 (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

36. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Free Advice (1985)

60 min | Drama

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A guy whom Hart and Ford know shows up looking for them. They're not there but Tom is. He tells Tom that he's having problems with his landlord. Tom suggests that he not pay the rent. Later... See full summary »

Director: Gilbert Moses | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

37. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: It's Only a Show (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Lynn Roth | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

38. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Lasting Impressions (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Golden is working on his first case at a law firm. It involves a pharmaceutical manufacturer who's suing a TV news show that aired a story that claims one of his products is defective. But ... See full summary »

Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

39. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Laura's Struggle (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Laura is having trouble adjusting to the added time commitments of Law Review while keeping up with her regular courses. All her friends are disturbed by the changes in her personality but ... See full summary »

Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

40. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: Marry Me, Marry Me: Part 2 (1985)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.8
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Following Kate's spat with Edward, she decides to leave town for awhile. Edward wanting to see her tracks her down to the cruise ship she's about to leave on. When she decides to go, Edward... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Alfonso Ribeiro, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 8

41. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: One Strike and You're Out (1985)

Comedy, Family

8.2
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Rick negotiates with his grandfather on a labor dispute regarding minimum wage being paid at his restaurant.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 8

42. A.D. (1985– )
Episode: Part 1 (1985)

180 min | Drama, History

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Director: Stuart Cooper | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

43. A.D. (1985– )
Episode: Part 2 (1985)

120 min | Drama, History

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Director: Stuart Cooper | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

44. A.D. (1985– )
Episode: Part 3 (1985)

120 min | Drama, History

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Director: Stuart Cooper | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

45. A.D. (1985– )
Episode: Part 4 (1985)

120 min | Drama, History

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Director: Stuart Cooper | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

46. A.D. (1985– )
Episode: Part 5 (1985)

180 min | Drama, History

8.6
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Director: Stuart Cooper | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Colleen Dewhurst, Ava Gardner, David Hedison

Votes: 5

47. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Pressure (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

48. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Security (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Alumni, Jeremy Brooks, after suffering a stroke, is convinced by Prof Kingsfield and Hart to go to court to fight for reinstatement of his Medicare benefits.

Director: Ernest A. Losso | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

49. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: The Barbarians (1985)

Comedy, Family

7.3
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Edward's father invites him and Ricky to join him at a lodge. And it is there that he unleashes his wild side. When one of his lodge mates plays a prank on him, he sets out to get back at him with Edward and Ricky's help.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 10

50. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: The Big D (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Rose husband's files for divorce. And she has to face him when he appears to be unfair with the settlement.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

51. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: The Choice (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Ford's 1L girlfriend gets pregnant. He wants the baby; she doesn't. She consults with her 1L friend, a mother 20 years older who's just embarking on the career she postponed when she got pregnant. Comic subplot re the 1L faculty tea.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

52. America's Musical Theater (1985– )
Episode: The Cradle Will Rock (1985)

98 min | Musical

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Blitzstein's tale of greed and corruption in "Steeltown, U.S.A." centers on an attempt to organize a union. Semi-operatic, it is sung throughout. The first production, during the Great ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Minnix | Stars: James Harper, John Houseman, Patti LuPone, Connie Mason

53. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: The Day Kingsfield Missed Class (1985)

60 min | Drama

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For the first time in 40 years, Kingsfield doesn't show up for work or class - all day. Everyone is flabbergasted, then worried. Nottingham has kittens. However, there is a logical explanation: remember, Kingsfield is always teaching.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

54. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: The Great Baseball Card Scheme (1985)

Comedy, Family

6.4
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When Edward's father visits, he has an episode and the doctor tells him to rest. But he gets bored. He needs to do some kind of trading. And when he sees Ricky trading baseball cards, he ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 9

55. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: The Source (1985)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Georg Stanford Brown | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

56. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: The Trouble with Grandfather (1985)

Comedy, Family

7.4
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Grandfather Stratton announces his retirement just to have some fun.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 8

57. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: What's Cookin'? (1985)

Comedy, Family

7.4
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Rick's suggestion for a Stratton Flour Mills promotion lands him a job at his grandfather's company.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 9

58. The Good Fight: The Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War (1984)

98 min | Documentary

8.4
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The story of an American Communist militia that fought for the Spanish Republicans in the 1936-39 Civil War.

Directors: Noel Buckner, Mary Dore, Sam Sills | Stars: Ruth Davidow, Colleen Dewhurst, John Houseman, Studs Terkel

Votes: 99

59. AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Lillian Gish (1984 TV Special)

113 min | Documentary

7.5
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A tribute to actress Lillian Gish, a pioneer in American cinema whose long and distinguished career began in the early silent era.

Stars: Lillian Gish, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Sally Field, John Houseman

Votes: 141

60. Olympic Gala (1984 TV Special)

Documentary, Music, Sport

5.5
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Stars: Jane Fonda, Robert Wagner, The Beach Boys, Neil Diamond

Votes: 22

61. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: A Hunting We Will Go (1984)

Comedy, Family

6.6
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Rick goes on his first hunting trip with his grandfather where he's unable to shoot a deer.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Joel Higgins

Votes: 11

62. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Billy Pierce (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Lynn Swann guest stars as an ex-NFL player who's now a 1-L student. (The secondary opening credits are accompanied by highlights of Pittsburgh Steelers games of the 1970s.) Pierce struggles... See full summary »

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

63. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Burden of Proof (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Hart is assigned to work in the public defender's office. Kingsfield is mugged one night by a pick-pocket named "Joe Bob". Guess who Hart's client is?

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

64. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Hart Goes Home (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Hart goes home to Minnesota for his sister Vicky's wedding, even though he has extra work due to Kingsfield. Since Golden has assigned Harriman to cover for Hart, Hart spends a lot of time ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

65. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: I Won't Dance (1984)

Comedy, Family

8.5
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Rick fixes his grandfather up with his teacher.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 10

66. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Judgement Day (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Four professors are up for 2 tenured positions, with various faculty members each jockeying for "their man". Professor Peterson is young, hip, and well-liked by the 3-L students (including ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Havinga | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

67. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Labor of Love (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Hart convinced the all-work/no-play Golden to think about something besides the Law Review, and join him for a beer at Ernie's. Golden and Hart meet Kathleen and Iris, and soon Golden and ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

68. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Limits (1984)

60 min | Drama

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A distinguished and popular professor of trial law is afflicted with "senility." No one has noticed this except his students, perhaps because his symptoms are worse under the pressure of a ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

69. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Mrs. Hart (1984)

60 min | Drama

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After a 6 month hiatus following episode 7, The Paper Chase is back with some major changes. Three new female regular characters are added, and Connie Lehman is written out of the series. .... See full summary »

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

70. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: My Dinner with Kingsfield (1984)

60 min | Drama

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A snowstorm strands Kingsfield on his way to the airport. When he knocks on the nearest door to use the phone, it is Hart's apartment. When they learn the airport is closed, Kingsfield ... See full summary »

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

71. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Not Prince Hamlet (1984)

60 min | Drama

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A father struggles to come to grips with his son's suicide.

Director: Lynn Roth | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

72. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Tempest in a Pothole (1984)

60 min | Drama

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The hapless Willis Bell takes a spill on his bicycle and breaks an arm, then he sues the city, alleging negligence in street maintenance. He reluctantly subpoenas Kingsfield, who saw the ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Cullingham | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

73. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: The Advocates (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Hart and Harriman are locking horns (again), this time as opponents in the Moot Court finals. Others are cashing in on their rivalry. Bell is taking bets on the winner, and Golden is happy ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

74. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: War of the Wonks (1984)

60 min | Drama

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The Law Review and the Wonks (computer science students) are battling over computer time. Someone gets the bright idea to challenge the computer to prepare a case note faster than a law ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

75. The Winds of War (1983 TV Mini-Series)

883 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.2
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The trials of the Henry and Jastrow families in the early years of World War II.

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 2,748

76. A Rose for Emily (1983)

27 min | Short

6.7
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Townsfolk discover a warped secret while clearing out the house of a recently deceased, aristocratic spinster.

Director: Lyndon Chubbuck | Stars: Anjelica Huston, John Carradine, John Randolph, Jared Martin

Votes: 150

77. Choices of the Heart (1983 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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The film tells the story of a young missionary girl from the United States who was killed in 1980 in El Salvador together with two other missionaries.

Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Peter Horton, Helen Hunt, Mary McCusker

Votes: 174

78. The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1983 TV Special)

Documentary

6.2
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Add a Plot

Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Warren Beatty, Art Buchwald, Carol Burnett

Votes: 47

79. Peace on Borrowed Time (1983 TV Movie)

History

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Director: Malcolm Clarke | Star: John Houseman

80. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Birthday Party (1983)

60 min | Drama

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Hart and the others want to do something special to mark Professor Kingsfield's 80th birthday, against the advice of Mrs. Nottingham and Kinsgfield himself. Meanwhile, why is the U.S. Attorney General paying a midnight visit to Kingsfield?

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

81. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: Cataclysm (1983)

Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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Pug Henry accompanies American banker Luigi Gianelli on a diplomatic mission to Italy to see if Il Duce will meet with a peace envoy. The Italian dictator agrees but when the same approach ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 51

82. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Cinderella (1983)

60 min | Drama

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A female 1-L student struggles to keep up in class while raising a small child alone. Her attempts to persuade the University to establish a day care center appear fruitless. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

83. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Commitments (1983)

60 min | Drama

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Hart must choose between the demands of law school and his relationship with Connie.

Director: Nick Havinga | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

84. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: Defiance (1983)

Unrated | Drama, Romance, War

7.8
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At President Roosevelt's request, Pug Henry goes to London to meet with the British and provide him with his own personal view on how they are doing. Pug is amazed to find how efficient ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 48

85. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: Driver Ed (1983)

Comedy, Family

8.5
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Grandfather Stratton tries to teach Ricky how to drive.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Joel Higgins

Votes: 13

86. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: Happy Birthday (1983)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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It's Ricky's 13th Birthday and his first with his father. After first thinking his Dad has forgotten his birthday, he wishes for the impossible - which is for Kate, his Dad and his Grandfather to all get along.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Franklyn Seales, Joel Higgins

Votes: 9

87. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: Into the Maelstrom (1983)

Drama, Romance, War

7.6
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Still assigned to the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, Pug Henry saves the day when friction rises between the Russian hosts and their visitors at a State dinner. In return, Stalin agrees to greater... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 49

88. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: Of Love and War (1983)

Drama, Romance, War

7.3
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Safely back from the bombing mission, Pug Henry begins to realize the strength of the mutual affection he and Pamela Tudsbury share for one another. Any plans to spend some time together ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 49

89. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Outline Fever (1983)

60 min | Drama

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The second year begins with Hart and Ford moving to an off-campus apartment, while Bell is still at the dorm as the advisor for the 1-L students. Some of the 1-L students hound Hart for his... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

90. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Plague of Locusts (1983)

60 min | Drama

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The annual influx of law firm recruiters invades the campus, and Ford's father seems to be leading the charge. Ford Senior's tactics cause Junior to re-evaluate his opinion of his father, ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

91. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Snow (1983)

60 min | Drama

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As usual, the Law Review is behind schedule, but this time Golden is sidelined with pneumonia. Second-in-command Shaw seizes the opportunity for a power play, but it predictably backfires. ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

92. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Spreading It Thin (1983)

60 min | Drama

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About Hart's attempting to prove that a popular teacher is a fraud.

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

93. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: The Changing of the Guard (1983)

Unrated | 147 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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With the lend-lease Act about to be passed by Congress, The President asks Pug Henry to lead an informal escort of 70 merchant ships delivering much needed supplies to England. They're ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 48

94. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: The Empire Strikes Out (1983)

25 min | Comedy, Family

6.9
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Grandfather Stratton tries to get Kate to move to California with a job opportunity so Edward will marry someone to expand the family fortune.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Joel Higgins, John Houseman

Votes: 13

95. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: The Skin of Our Teeth (1983)

113 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Production of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer-winning play about mankind's triumph over chaos, which wildly altered dramatic conventions in freely shifting between modern-day New Jersey and the ... See full summary »

Director: Jack O'Brien | Stars: Diana Bellamy, Renee Brooks, Blair Brown, Bonnie Campbell-Britton

Votes: 47

96. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: The Storm Breaks (1983)

Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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With the German invasion of Poland underway, Pug Henry is called to Washington for a meeting with President Roosevelt. The President is impressed that Pug foresaw the German-Soviet pact and... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 61

97. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: The Winds Rise (1983)

Drama, Romance, War

7.7
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In April 1939 Commander Victor 'Pug' Henry and his wife Rhoda set sail for Europe where he is to take up his post as a Naval Attache at the U.S Embassy in Berlin. Aboard ship, they meet ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 66

98. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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Ricky Stratton is a spoiled rich kid who lives the life that many kids dream of, but he still suffers from the problems that many teens do.

Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Joel Higgins, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 2,425

99. Late Night with David Letterman (1982–2002)

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.5
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David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks. Some famous features of the show include the "Top Ten... See full summary »

Stars: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Calvert DeForest, Bill Wendell

Votes: 2,792

100. Marco Polo (1982 TV Mini-Series)

504 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.9
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The life and experiences of the 13th-century explorer, who sought to connect the civilizations of China and Europe through trade.

Stars: Ken Marshall, Denholm Elliott, Tony Vogel, David Warner

Votes: 859