60 Minutes (1968– )

TV Series  -   -  Documentary | News
7.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.8/10 from 1,487 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

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 34 titles
created 12 Dec 2010
 
a list of 25 images
created 13 Dec 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 14 Apr 2012
 
CBS
a list of 33 titles
created 28 Sep 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "60 Minutes" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: 60 Minutes (1968– )

60 Minutes (1968– ) on IMDb 7.8/10

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



Unknown   47   46   45   44   43   … See all »
2014   2013   2012   2011   … See all »
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 85 wins & 171 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

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
20/20 (TV Series 1978)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 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
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

I don't even know whats going on.

Directors: Amy Rice, Alicia Sams
Stars: Barack Obama, Ronnie Cho, Tommy Vietor
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
48 Hours (TV Series 1988)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 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, Troy Roberts, Maureen Maher
CBS 60 Minutes (TV Series 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Peter Barakan, Nana Kuroki
Biography (TV Series 1987)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

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

Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith
Frontline (TV Series 1983)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Investigative journalist documentaries.

Stars: Will Lyman, Arun Rath, Sarah Childress
Charlie Rose (TV Series 1991)
News | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt
60 Minutes (TV Series 1993)
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Stars: Sarah Hall, Rod Vaughan, Mike McRoberts
60 Minutes (2008)
Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Amir Madani
Stars: Gwyneth Aish, Ricki Allen, Emma Brown
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Himself - Commentator (segment "Andy Rooney") / ... (413 episodes, 1991-2011)
Lesley Stahl ...
 Herself - Host / ... (367 episodes, 1994-2014)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (355 episodes, 1991-2014)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (304 episodes, 2003-2014)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (272 episodes, 1973-2014)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (230 episodes, 2001-2014)
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 The Nanny: I've Got a Secret (1994) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Still on Top after Almost 40 years!
13 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

60 Minutes does something that the other shows like Primetime Live and Dateline try to capture. 60 Minutes is the top show if you're a serious journalist. If you're not, go elsewhere. On this show, ratings are always high and it was higher during the years before it led to Murder, She Wrote on Sunday nights. 60 Minutes has the best journalists around. They take their jobs seriously and treat every story as if it was the most important around. Some stories like Iraq, Afghanistan, Washington D.C., etc. deserve the attention and most of them do the best job around with research and they get the job done. They also do lighter stories like real estate, celebrity profiles, and other light-hearted stories like Netflix and Starbucks. Of course, you can't forget Andy Rooney who always gives us what he's thinking as it is. They don't talk down to the audience but they treat us with respect and intellect. They enlighten, inform, and educate us about certain issues. Lesley Stahl, the late Ed Bradley, Morley Safer, Peter Simon, and others are top notch journalists at the top of their peak. Don't forget the occasional story by Anderson Cooper, Katie Couric, and Christiane Amanpour. Once you made 60 Minutes as a journalist, you're on top of the world.


5 of 5 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