With Carson Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Big Chill (1983)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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61 Metascore

A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a South Carolina vacation home after the funeral of another of their college friends.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt

Votes: 35,304 | Gross: $56.20M

2. Brainstorm (1983)

PG | 106 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.4
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57 Metascore

Researchers develop a system where they can jump into people's minds. But when people involved bring their personal problems into the equation, it becomes dangerous - perhaps deadly.

Director: Douglas Trumbull | Stars: Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher, Cliff Robertson

Votes: 11,591 | Gross: $8.90M

3. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)

TV-G | 105 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.4
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Doc Severinsen, Skitch Henderson

Votes: 3,584

4. Amen (1986–1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.8
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The new head of Philadelphia's First Community Church, Rev. Rueben Gregory, finds dealing with the headstrong, opinionated, and unethical Deacon Ernest Frye--who works as a lawyer when not ... See full summary »

Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford, Roz Ryan

Votes: 1,772

5. The Newton Boys (1998)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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57 Metascore

The story of the Newton gang, the most successful bank robbers in history, owing to their good planning and minimal violence.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Ethan Hawke, Skeet Ulrich, Vincent D'Onofrio

Votes: 11,010 | Gross: $10.30M

6. Partners in Crime (1984)

PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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When their ex-husband Raymond winds up murdered, Carole and Sydney set out to find his killer and eventually decide to run the detective agency Raymond has left them.

Stars: Lynda Carter, Loni Anderson, Walter Olkewicz, Leo Rossi

Votes: 202

7. Late Night with David Letterman (1982–1993)

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.5
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Popular late-night comedy/talk-show with host David Letterman, interviewing famous guests.

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

Votes: 4,389

8. Teachers Only (1982–1983)

30 min | Comedy

5.7
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A comedy centering on high school teacher Diana Swanson, who spends much of her time conversing in the teacher's lounge.

Stars: Lynn Redgrave, Norman Fell, Jean Smart, Tim Reid

Votes: 36

9. Desert Bloom (1986)

PG | 105 min | Drama, Family, Romance

6.7
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The story involves Rose Chismore's youth. She flashes back and remembers her coming-of-age. Her recollections are sometimes less than sweet, particularly those of her troubled and alcoholic... See full summary »

Director: Eugene Corr | Stars: Jon Voight, JoBeth Williams, Annabeth Gish, Ellen Barkin

Votes: 997 | Gross: $0.42M

10. John and Yoko: A Love Story (1985 TV Movie)

180 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.7
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Details the lives of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, from before their first meeting to their rise to stardom.

Director: Sandor Stern | Stars: Mark McGann, Kim Miyori, Kenneth Price, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 209

11. Mr. President (1987–1988)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Short lived Fox sitcom based inside the White House. George C. Scott stars as a fictitious president facing First Family problems when his wife unexpectedly runs away.

Stars: George C. Scott, Maddie Corman, Andre Gower, Conrad Bain

Votes: 57

12. Passions (1984 TV Movie)

92 min | Drama

6.8
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A man with a wife and daughter also has a son with another woman. When he dies this little secret is revealed to the wife. She then sets out to make the woman and her son suffer by trying ... See full summary »

Director: Sandor Stern | Stars: Joanne Woodward, Lindsay Wagner, Richard Crenna, Mason Adams

Votes: 126

13. The Star Maker (1981 TV Movie)

192 min | Drama

6.8
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Danny Youngblood is a famed Hollywood director with a reputation for modeling sexy starlets into superstar actresses, and then turning his discoveries into his wives, one after another. ... See full summary »

Director: Lou Antonio | Stars: Rock Hudson, Suzanne Pleshette, Melanie Griffith, Teri Copley

Votes: 88

14. Cassie & Co. (1982)

60 min | Drama

6.4
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Cassie Holland is a tough and feisty former police officer-turned-private detective who takes advantage of her looks to solve cases. Having taken over Lyman "Shack" Shackelford's agency, ... See full summary »

Stars: Angie Dickinson, John Ireland, Dori Brenner, A Martinez

Votes: 27

15. Fire on the Mountain (1981 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama

6.7
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The story of one man's defiance of the United States government. The hero, John Vogelin, is an old rancher whose property adjoins the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. When the U.S. ... See full summary »

Director: Donald Wrye | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Ron Howard, Julie Carmen, Rossie Harris

Votes: 129

16. Locusts (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama, Horror

4.8
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A swarm of locusts appears on the horizon near a Midwestern town, and the inhabitants must find a way to destroy or divert them before the insects devour the area's valuable crops.

Director: Richard T. Heffron | Stars: Ben Johnson, Ron Howard, Katherine Helmond, Lisa Gerritsen

Votes: 208

17. Lewis & Clark (1981–1982)

30 min | Comedy

6.2
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For a native New Yorker, Stewart Lewis (Gabe Kaplan) has a strange--some would say twisted--ambition: he wants to own a country-music club. His wife and kids hate the idea. Despite their ... See full summary »

Stars: Gabe Kaplan, Guich Koock, Ilene Graff, Michael McManus

Votes: 19

18. Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story (1979 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
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Based on the life of Kitty O'Neil (Stockard Channing), a young girl who overcame her deafness to become one of the top stuntwomen in Hollywood, and the holder of the women's land-speed record for driving a rocket-powered racing car.

Director: Lou Antonio | Stars: Stockard Channing, James Farentino, Colleen Dewhurst, Edward Albert

Votes: 88

19. Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie (2012)

R | 90 min | Documentary

6.8
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70 Metascore

Before entire networks were built on populist personalities; before reality morphed into a TV genre; the masses fixated on a single, sociopathic star: controversial talk-show host Morton Downey, Jr.

Directors: Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller, Jeremy Newberger | Stars: Morton Downey Jr., Glenn Beck, Victoria Jackson, Bob Pittman

Votes: 961 | Gross: $0.02M

20. Super Bloopers and Practical Jokes (1984– )

60 min | Comedy, Reality-TV

6.6
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A show showcasing film/tv out-takes, funny commercials and elaborate practical jokes on celebrities.

Stars: Ed McMahon, Dick Clark, Boyce Miller, Phyllis Diller

Votes: 131

21. Stockers (1981 TV Movie)

30 min | Action

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Two stock car races zip across America trying to outwit and outrun a bill collector named Crusher.

Director: Hal Needham | Stars: R.G. Armstrong, Terry Bradshaw, Burton Gilliam, Archie Hahn

22. Johnny Carson Presents the Tonight Show Comedians (1984 TV Special)

Comedy

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Johnny Carson hosts a prime-time NBC variety hour.

Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Johnny Carson, George Carlin, Bill Cosby, Rodney Dangerfield

23. Johnny Goes Home (1982 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.7
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Johnny Carson goes back to his hometown of Norfolk, Nebraska to tell stories about his youth, reunite with old friends, and relive some memories.

Director: David Lowe Jr. | Stars: Johnny Carson, Dick Carson, Joanne Carson

Votes: 55

24. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 25th Anniversary Special (1987 TV Special)

Talk-Show

9.3
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Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Fred Astaire, Johnny Carson, Gene Kelly, Ed McMahon

Votes: 12

25. Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13 (1996 Video)

58 min | Documentary

7.2
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The making of the motion picture "Apollo 13".

Director: Lagniappe | Stars: Jim Lovell, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Tom Hanks

Votes: 120

26. 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards (1987 TV Special)

TV-G | 120 min

5.9
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The 19th NAACP Image Awards ceremony was co-hosted by Denzel Washington and Debbie Allen, and recognized outstanding achievements made during 1986 by people of color in music, television, and motion pictures.

Directors: Tony Singletary, Wenda Fong | Stars: Denzel Washington, Debbie Allen, Hinton Battle, Taurean Blacque

Votes: 35

27. Carson's Comedy Classics (1983– )

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Stars: Johnny Carson, 'Red' Adair, Ed McMahon

Votes: 7

28. Why Us? (1981 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Single parents marry. Each has one daughter; the girls' personalities clashed. Kim Richards' character was the groovy Californian kid of the 1970s, while Laurie Hendler's was the mega-intelligent, austere, prim bookworm.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Joanna Gleason, John Lawlor, Kim Richards, Lauri Hendler

Votes: 11

29. Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd Anniversary (1984 TV Special)

120 min | Comedy

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Special Guests: Albert Brooks, Brooke Shields.

Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Johnny Carson, Albert Brooks, Shelly Cohen, Frederick De Cordova

31. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 19th Anniversary Special (1981 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy

7.5
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Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Richard Benjamin, Johnny Carson, Rodney Dangerfield, Pete Fountain

Votes: 8

32. The Night Brings Charlie Back

100 min | Horror | Announced

Charlie is thought to be dead after being shot and burned when mysterious yet similar killings begin to happen.

Director: Bruce Carson | Stars: Kim Estes, Chelsea Cook, Jeremy Ambler, Glynn Praesel

33. Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 20th Anniversary (1982 TV Special)

Talk-Show

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Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Woody Allen, Ed Ames, Drew Barrymore, Johnny Carson

Votes: 7

36. Johnny Carson's 18th Anniversary Special (1980 TV Special)

120 min | Comedy

8.0
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Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Loni Anderson, Mel Brooks, Johnny Carson, Rodney Dangerfield

Votes: 12

37. Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 17th Anniversary Special (1979 TV Special)

120 min | Talk-Show

8.2
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Directors: Dick Carson, Bobby Quinn | Stars: Ed Ames, Johnny Carson, Dom DeLuise, Sally Field

Votes: 19

38. The 15th Annual NAACP Image Awards (1983 TV Special)

TV-14 | 120 min | Family

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The 15th NAACP Image Awards is a ceremony that recognized outstanding achievements made by people of color in music, television, and motion pictures. The ceremony was held on December 4, ... See full summary »

Stars: Kurtis Blow, Louis Gossett Jr., Robert Guillaume, Benjamin Hooks

39. Johnny Carson's 21st Anniversary (1983 TV Special)

60 min | Talk-Show

8.2
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Director: Bobby Quinn | Stars: Johnny Carson, Albert Brooks, Ed McMahon, Charles Nelson Reilly

Votes: 7

40. Johnny Cash: Half Mile a Day (2000 Video)

89 min | Documentary, Music

7.9
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Director: Al Greenfield | Stars: Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell, June Carter Cash, Jack Clement

Votes: 41

41. Hollywood Shadows (2007 TV Movie)

Action

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A look behind the curtain of Hollywood Stunts. The Men and Women who performed some of Hollywood's greatest stunts. This Pilot focuses on Bud Ekins who doubled actors like Steve McQueen and... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Carson | Stars: Bud Ekins, Pete Porteous, John Quade

42. The 14th Annual NAACP Image Awards (1983 TV Special)

TV-G | 120 min

5.0
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The 14th NAACP Image Awards ceremony was hosted by Eddie Murphy and recognized outstanding achievements made by people of color in music, television, and motion pictures.

Stars: Eddie Murphy, Anne Baxter, James Brolin, Connie Sellecca

Votes: 8

43. Johnny Cash: The Anthology (2000 Video)

Not Rated | 54 min | Music

7.4
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Johnny Cash is one of the most imposing and influential figures in the history of music. Emotional and real, his deep baritone voice and percussive guitar style created a bridge among ... See full summary »

Director: Al Greenfield | Stars: Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell, Jack Clement, Jessi Colter

Votes: 52

44. Up with People (1973 TV Movie)

60 min | Music

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Director: John Moffitt | Star: Up With People

45. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
Episode: The last Tonight Show (1992)

TV-G | 46 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

9.6
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May 22, 1992 was the last "Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson as host. Carson presents a retrospective of clips covering the past 30 years. Carson says goodnight for the last time.

Directors: Bobby Quinn, Steve Purcell | Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Doc Severinsen, Louis Armstrong

Votes: 231

46. Cassie & Co. (1982)
Episode: A Ring Ain't Always a Circle (1982)

60 min | Drama

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A series of small crimes plague a boxing training center. But the situation escalates endangering boxer's lives. Cassie and company are called in to find the person responsible.

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Angie Dickinson, John Ireland, Dori Brenner, A Martinez

47. Amen (1986–1991)
Episode: A Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Waste (1989)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.1
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Reverend Gregory and Deacon Frye try to help a wayward high-school student by showing him the importance of pursuing a college education.

Director: Bill Foster | Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford, Barbara Montgomery

Votes: 9

48. Amen (1986–1991)
Episode: A Slight Case of Murder: Part 1 (1988)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.7
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Deacon Frye defends a woman accused of murdering her husband and much to everyone's surprise, falls in love with her.

Director: Bill Foster | Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford, Barbara Montgomery

Votes: 12

49. Amen (1986–1991)
Episode: A Slight Case of Murder: Part 2 (1988)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.1
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Roxanne makes a surprising revelation after her wedding to Deacon Frye.

Director: Bill Foster | Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford, Barbara Montgomery

Votes: 14

50. Amen (1986–1991)
Episode: A Star Is Burned (1991)

TV-PG | Comedy

6.6
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Thelma is offered a television cooking show based on a meal she served, actually prepared by Amelia.

Director: John Sgueglia | Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford, Roz Ryan

Votes: 13


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