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Cinematography (feature film)
Drama revolving around the first human attempt to land on Mars and the Global News Network's television coverage of the event. The mission is endangered by the Native Earth Alliance, a non-violent group set on ending interplanetary exploration.
Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)
A performance celebration of Chuck Berry's 60th birthday party concert at Fox Theatre in St Louis, Missouri. The film also exams the roots of his music through inerterviews with Berry himself, and many other well known names in rock 'n' roll history.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
Born in a poor town in Georgia, Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven shortly after witnessing his younger brother's accidental death. Inspired by a fiercely independent mother who insisted he make his own way in the world, Charles found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring
Compilation of excerpts from interviews conducted in the past 17 years by Barbara Walters in which well-known personalities discuss their experiences with love, romance relationships and marriage.
A comedy pilot about a married couple whose life is upset by the husband's former CIA links.
Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)
A look back on the life of comedic actor John Ritter through archival performance and interview footage.
This retrospective special reunites the cast of the classic sitcom "Laverne & Shirley" as they reminisce about the show, share clips and anecdotes, and perform a sketch.
Portrait of actor Marlo Thomas, star of the popular sitcom "That Girl" (1966-71) and a leader in women's rights. Thomas also created ground-breaking books and Emmy-winning television programming for children that supported tolerance and diversity.
A taped performance of Neil LaBute's trilogy of one-act plays: "Medea Redux," in which a woman details her adolescent affair with a school teacher; "Iphigenia in Orem," about a traveling salesman who makes a confession to an inebriated stranger; and "A Gaggle of Saints," in which two students become
An entertainment special highlighting extraordinary feats by ordinary people, including the story of a man who survived after losing half his brain in an accidental shooting, a bicycle champ who speeds down a ramp and does two complete back flips on his bike, daredevils who sit in cars dropped from
Holiday special with acclaimed mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves performing from the Washington National Cathedral.
Tribute to the traditional relationships stand-up comics have with television: situation comedies, variety shows and political commentaries.
A special celebrating the Grand Ole Opry's 70th anniversary.
Live presentation of the 30th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
Figure-skating stars perform in this interpretation of the Disney animated film "Beauty and the Beast." In addition to the skaters, cast members from the New York and Los Angeles stage productions of "Beauty and the Beast" perform the musical numbers.
A tribute to the late Minnie Pearl featuring country music stars performing at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium and the Grand Ole Opry House.
Nostalgic tribute to the situation comedy, "Laverne and Shirley."
Live presentation of the 29th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
Live telecast from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee, of the 1994 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards.
A live special honoring America's favorite entertainers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music, as determined by a special Gallup Poll.
A special featuring clips of memorable Grammy Award show performances and moments.
A live presentation of the annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the theater.
Holiday variety special with singer/talk-show host Kathie Lee Gifford, at her home and various locations in New York City.
Retrospective look at science fiction on television.
Broadcast of the sixteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished award recipients of the 1993 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement: entertainer Johnny Carson, Dance Theater of Harlem founder Arthur Mitchell, conductor Georg Solti, composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, and gospel singe
A special featuring insights and recollections of the series "The Brady Bunch." Included are cast interviews, tributes, fan comments and a look at the successful stage show, "The Real Live Brady Bunch."
A musical tribute to the Country Music Association (CMA) on the occasion of its 35th anniversary.
Special showcasing the top comedy and musical performers who appeared on the variety series, "Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970. Also included are never-before-seen outtakes.
Live broadcast of the "45th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards," honoring excellence in television.
The 12th annual Christmas concert from Washington, DC.
A special taking a look at humorous commercials that have aired locally and regionally in the United States, plus some foreign ads.
A special reuniting cast members from "The Andy Griffith Show."
Live coverage of the 35th Annual Grammy Awards honoring excellence in the music recording industry. Broadcast from Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium.
Broadcast of the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award dinner honoring actress Elizabeth Taylor.
A live presentation of the Tony Awards honoring excellence in the theater.
A special saluting outstanding American athletes. Also, the late tennis champion, Arthur Ashe, is honored by a presentation to his wife, Jeanne Ashe, in his memory.
A gala special celebrating the 90th birthday of Bob Hope.
A broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its twentieth annual Life Achievement Award to Sidney Poitier.
A special hosted by Suzanne Somers featuring clips from the series, "The Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970.
Live broadcast of the thirteenth annual Ace Awards ceremony honoring excellence in cable television.
A live presentation of the 44th annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
A live comedy pilot in which Jon Lovitz and guest stars perform a one-act play about a baseball player afflicted with a potentially fatal head injury who must choose between helping his team with the World Series or safeguarding his health.
A broadcast of the 26th annual Country Music Association Awards.
A live presentation of the 1992 Antoinette Perry (Tony) Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
A special commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Included are performances by contemporary country music artists.
Live coverage of the National Football League's post-season awards, hosted by Burt Reynolds.
Broadcast of the fifteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1992 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement: actor and dancer Ginger Rogers, jazz vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, actors Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropo
This Christmas music special from Washington, D.C., is a benefit for the Children's Hospital.
Live coverage of the 34th Annual Grammy Awards honoring excellence in the music industry.
A awards special honoring the literacy movement and its achievers.
A broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its coveted Life Achievement Award to actor Kirk Douglas.
A live broadcast of the 25th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
The tenth annual presentation of the special celebrating Christmas in Washington, DC. Political figures attend the gala along with celebrities. The event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
A broadcast of the fourteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1991 Kennedy Center Honors. This year's recipients are country music singer Roy Acuff, the musical comedy writer-performers Betty Comden and Adolph Green, the acrobatic tap dancers Fayard and Har
A live presentation of the 1991 Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
A presentation of the forty-third annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
A special honoring basketball player Michael Jordan, the NBA's Most Valuable Player.
A special featuring performances by country performers at the Grand Ole Opry House in celebration of its 65th anniversary.
A live presentation of the 1990 Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
The ninth annual presentation of the special celebrating Christmas in Washington, D.C. Political figures attend the gala along with entertainment celebrities. The event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
A Christmas special starring Dolly Parton from her home in Sevierville, Tennessee, where the singer/actress joins her family and friends for a holiday get-together.
A concert special starring singer Julio Iglesias performing many of his greatest hits.
A special commemorating Frank Sinatra's 75th birthday. The musical tribute includes footage from a Society of Singers performance in Los Angeles and Sinatra's birthday concert from the Meadowlands' Brendan Byrne Arena in New Jersey.
Live telecast of the forty-second annual prime time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
Live broadcast of the 24th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
A broadcast of the thirteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1990 Kennedy Center Honors. This year's recipients are jazz musician Dizzy Gillespie, actress Katharine Hepburn, opera singer Rise Stevens, composer Jule Styne and film director Billy Wilder.
A special paying tribute to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar who is leaving professional basketball after 20 seasons and an unprecedented four NBA championships to pursue a career in entertainment. The special includes comedy skits, original musical numbers, and film clips highlighting Abdul-Jabar's career.
The 36th annual telecast of the Miss America Pageant broadcast live from Atlantic City, New Jersey. The theme of this year's pageant is "A Moment of Time." On the telecast, 10 semi-finalists are judged in the talent, evening gown and swimsuit categories. The winner is crowned Miss America 1990.
Live broadcast of the 43rd Annual Tony Awards, presented by the American Theatre Wing and the League of American Theatres and Producers, honoring excellence in theater.
A music and comedy special teaming Julie Andrews and Carol Burnett. Taped during a live performance on stage at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. The focus of the special is on the relationship between the two friends and the changes that time has brought since they first starred together in "Julie
A TV adaptation of the Lorraine Hansberry drama about race relations in America in the 1950s. It is the story of a black American family torn between a mother's pursuit of the middle-class dream, and her son's desire to begin a new life.
A television special celebrating Christmas in Washington, D.C. Traditionally, the nation's first family attends the gala along with a host of celebrities. The eighth annual event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
Live broadcast of the annual Country Music Association Awards from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
Live broadcast from the Minskoff Theatre in New York City of the 42nd annual presentation of the Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. Scenes from works nominated in the Best Play category are enacted, including "A Walk in the Woods," "Joe Turner's Come and
A Christmas special sequel to Marlo Thomas' 1974 children's program, "Free to Be You and Me," celebrating the friendship between Russian and American children. The program features a satellite hook-up with the Soviet Union, airing on Gostelradio's First Channel.
Barry Manilow returns to network television for his first music variety special in eight years. The special features a wide variety of musical styles and a roster of celebrated recording artists.
The seventh annual Christmas musical gala featuring popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses. The gala is traditionally attended by the President and First Lady along with other leaders and dignitaries from the nation's capital.
A two-hour music special celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Country Music Association. The program includes special segments which celebrate the role of women in country music, explore the roots of country, pay tribute to the legends of country music, examine the phenomenon of country music "c
A special broadcast of the eleventh annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, taped December 4, 1988 in Washington, DC. This year's honorees are Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens.
A two-hour presentation taped at Carnegie Hall in New York on May 11, 1988, featuring celebrities from all forms of American entertainment and the performing arts in a tribute to America's legendary songwriter, Irving Berlin, in honor of his one-hundredth birthday.
Live coverage of the 30th Annual Grammy Awards honoring excellence in the music recording industry. Broadcast from New York's Radio City Music Hall.
The tenth annual special celebrating the performing arts and honoring some of the world's most distinguised artists for lifetime achievement: singer Perry Como, actress Bette Davis, singer and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr., musician Nathan Milstein, and choreographer Alwin Nikolais. The program was ta
Up-and-coming comediennes take center stage at the Palace in Hollywood to comment on life, love, and being a woman in a predominantly male occupation in this one-hour comedy special, hosted by Martin Short.
An awards special in which the Lifetime Achievement Award winners of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) are honored. The music of George and Ira Gershwin are featured (both of whom were awarded trophies posthumously in 1986).
A live special, broadcast from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, of the presentation of the Country Music Association Awards. The 21st annual awards ceremony marks the 16th consecutive broadcast on CBS. Included is a video montage of the awards nominees and their songs, live perfor
A live broadcast of the twenty-ninth annual Grammy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Barbara Mandrell hosts this special celebrating the one-hundred-seventeeth edition of "the Greatest Show on Earth."
A musical celebration with traditional carols and contemporary seasonal songs performed before an invited audience of government officials and dignitaries.
An overprotective king can't understand how his six daughters wear out their dancing shoes every night when they are not allowed to leave the castle. The King challenges any Prince in the kingdom to solve the mystery for which he would receive a Princess as his bride, as well as inherit the King's l
An adaptation of the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale about a beautiful mermaid's impossible love for a handsome, but very human, sailor. A presentation of "Faerie Tale Theatre."
Celebrity performers and presenters participate in a three-hour live special, originating from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, during which the winners of the Grammys, the recording industry's highest honor, are announced.
Thirty-nine of the world's most beautiful women, representing 39 countries, compete for the title of "Miss Hawaiin Tropic International."
A special taped at Nashville's fabled Grand Ole Opry celebrating the sixtieth anniversary of that Mecca of country-western music.
Taped at the London Palladium in March, 1986, Liza Minnelli presents her all-new stage act, performing old favorites and new songs, supported by a twelve-piece band and a trio of male dancers.
Jim Dale hosts this circus special celebrating the one-hundred-sixteenth edition of "the Greatest Show on Earth." An international array of circus performers, including the Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe of the People's Republic of China, are featured. Ben Vereen opens the special with a musical tour of
A live telecast from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, of the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards.
Robin Williams brings his unique brand of humor to the Metropolitan Opera House with a stand-up performance that marks the first time in the history of New York City's Lincoln Center that a comedian has commanded the stage of the Met for a one-man show.
John Forsythe welcomes the nation's first family and a distinguished audience of notables from the nation's capital when he hosts the fifth annual telecast of the perennial NBC special.
Highlights of the one-hundred-fifteenth edition of "The Greatest Show on Earth."
A live presentation of the "19th Annual Country Music Association Awards" from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
Fast-rising comedian Steven Wright brings his offbeat observations and low-key humor to HBO in an "On Location" presentation. Taped at Wolfgang's in San Francisco, the one-hour special presents his entire club act on TV for the first time.
Patti LaBelle stars in her first special, welcoming guests from the worlds of music and comedy.
Songs and scenes by Jerome Kern, George Gershwin, Rodgers and Hart, and Irving Berlin, performed by some of the country's leading musical comedy stars, and hosted by Sylvia Fine Kaye. The performance was taped before a live audience at Los Angeles' Wilshire Ebell Theatre.
Highlights of the one-hundred-fourteenth edition of "The Greatest Show on Earth," including the actual wedding of circus performers Miguel Vazquez and Rosa Seguera.
The 18th annual awards presentation honoring country and western artists.
Misc. Crew (special)
A special celebrating Bob Hope's 91st birthday. Features memorable moments from 15 years of Hope's birthday specials and more than 40 years on television.
A prime-time television special celebrating the 8th anniversary of "Late Night With David Letterman." The "Late Night" band is seen in a retrospective with many music performers.
A live telecast from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles of the fourteenth annual American Music Awards presentation, honoring artists from the pop/rock, soul/rhythm & blues, and country music categories. The program also features the presentation of the Award of Merit, which is awarded this year p
An adaptation of Arthur Miller's 1947 play about a family in turmoil because of the father's dishonesty and compromise. Joe Keller was a war profiteer and his partner went to jail for selling defective parts to the Army while Joe was absolved. Joe's older son was killed in the war, yet Kate Keller,
A musical inspired by the painting "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of Grande Jatte," and based loosely on the life of its creator, French Neo-Impressionist painter, Georges Seurat (1859-1891), and the characters depicted in the painting. The program was taped at the Booth Theatre, on Broadway.
A three-hour, live telecast from Los Angeles, London, Detroit, Tucson, and Hong Kong, featuring the thirteenth annual American Music Awards. Winners of awards in pop/rock, country, and soul/rhythm and blues will be announced, and more than seventy-five musical artists are expected to attend, includi
Jake, a successful journalist, has difficulties living up to the expectations of his family. He struggles to re-define his life as he attempts to cope unsuccessfully with his troubled wife, his demanding child, his parents, and his sister at a family reunion.
A special showing flubs and bloopers -- never intended for public viewing -- from television and film. Ted Danson and Vicki Lawrence and host Dick Clark's in-studio guests. Also included are unplanned clips from the television series "The Partridge Family," "Days of Our Lives," "Fame," "The Perry Co
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