60 Minutes (1968– )

TV Series  |   |  Documentary, News
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 1,637 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 1 critic

A popular television News magazine in the USA, in which an ever changing team of CBS News correspondents contribute segments ranging from hard news coverage to politics to lifestyle and pop culture.

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 titles
created 08 Oct 2011
 
a list of 37 titles
created 02 Apr 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 27 Aug 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 14 Mar 2013
 
a list of 43 titles
created 11 May 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "60 Minutes" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: 60 Minutes (1968– )

60 Minutes (1968– ) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of 60 Minutes.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



47   46   45   44   43   42   … See all »
2015   2014   2013   2012   … See all »
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 86 wins & 170 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

20/20 (TV Series 1978)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

ABC's original hour-long news magazine.

Stars: Elizabeth Vargas, Barbara Walters, Chris Cuomo
Dateline NBC (TV Series 1992)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Hosted by noted reporters Tom Brokaw and Jane Pauley, this program presents in-depth coverage of news stories in the tradition of 60 Minutes and 20/20. Rather than just reading news reports... See full summary »

Stars: Lester Holt, Ann Curry, Keith Morrison
48 Hours (TV Series 1988)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

One of television's most popular true-crime series, investigating shocking cases and compelling real-life dramas with journalistic integrity and cutting-edge style.

Stars: Peter Van Sant, Maureen Maher, Troy Roberts
Biography (TV Series 1987)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

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

Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith
60 Minutes (TV Series 1979)
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Tara Brown, Peter Overton, Liz Hayes
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Directors: Amy Rice, Alicia Sams
Stars: Barack Obama, Ronnie Cho, Tommy Vietor
Pop Up Video (TV Series 1997)
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This series features old and new music videos, with a twist: As the video plays, "information bubbles" will "pop up" with facts about the production of the video, things contained in the ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Penn
Frontline (TV Series 1983)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Investigative journalist documentaries.

Stars: Will Lyman, Arun Rath, Sarah Childress
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Senator and future Presidential candidate Barack Obama makes an emotional journey to his father's homeland of Kenya in Africa.

Director: Bob Hercules
Stars: Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Ellis Cose
Dateline Mystery (TV Series 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

This is the flagship nightly news program on NBC.

Stars: Brian Williams, Richard Engel, Andrea Mitchell
60 Minutes (TV Series 1993)
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Stars: Sarah Hall, Rod Vaughan, Mike McRoberts
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Himself - Commentator (segment "Andy Rooney") / ... (413 episodes, 1991-2011)
Lesley Stahl ...
 Herself - Host / ... (381 episodes, 1994-2015)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (361 episodes, 1991-2015)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (322 episodes, 2003-2015)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (276 episodes, 1973-2015)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (238 episodes, 2001-2015)
Edit

Storyline

This series set the pattern for the TV news magazine. Each episode consists of several stories, each presented by a different reporter. Stories have included investigative pieces, celebrity profiles, background pieces on current events, and general human interest stories. The series has also featured "Point-Counterpoint" debates and humorous commentaries by Andy Rooney. Written by Eric Sorensen

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

2010s | 2000s | 1990s | 1980s | 1970s | See All (11) »

Genres:

Documentary | News

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 September 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

TV Land Legends: The 60 Minutes Interviews  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Stopwatches used: Minerva: starting with the third show and for several shows after Heuer: late 1968 to the late 1970s Aristo: late 1970s to present No stopwatch was in the first two shows of October 8th and 15th, 1968 See more »

Goofs

In Andy Rooney's segment of 30 November 2008, the location of his seat in Giants Stadium was digitally blurred at the top of his season ticket - though the blurred region shifted enough to reveal most of the information - but all for naught as the same information was left unobstructed and even pointed to by Mr. Rooney at the bottom of the ticket, as well as the ticket's bar code and accompanying number. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Antonio Banderas/Mary J. Blige (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Merely THE BEST
22 October 2010 | by (Ohio, USA) – See all my reviews

Not only is this show the top shelf standard by which all other news shows measure themselves it is, and has been for 40 years, IMHO, the single best show on television. 60 minutes has been directly responsible for breaking some of the most important stories of the last 40 years. With little exception, the stories and the reporting of them have been absolutely first rate. Over the years I have watched incredibly informative and interesting episodes with the Ayatollah Khomeini, Bill Clinton, John Kerry, Johnny Carson, Michael Jordan, and a multitude of really despicable con men and businesspeople. Anyone who is unfamiliar with the story of 60 minutes and Big Tobacco should research it and then see the movie The Insider. KUDOS all around for this show, I wish there a lot more like it telling the real story of so many other things that are going on!! And Andy Rooney is the best two minutes of TV you will ever see anywhere.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is everybody 100 years old? rednatse
Andy Rooney on the Ali G show Lasse Andersen
Best Week Ever, Daily Show, Weekend Update agrogin
60 Minutes the movie white_knight26-1
This just in: Andy Rooney hates his fans chicoman06
Tonight's episode bf5222
Discuss 60 Minutes (1968) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page