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An adaptation of Larry Gelbart's play about the U.S. Senate Watergate hearings in 1973-74. In this political satire, it is alleged that government functionaries used a Hollywood studio to funnel money to right-wing guerrillas.
A special from Circus Maximus at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, featuring top magicians from around the world who perform close-up magic, escape acts, levitations and tricks.
Concert footage from Anaheim, Calfornia, the last stop on Barbra Streisand's first singing tour in nearly three decades, as well as footage of her 1994 New Year's concert from The MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
Film Production - Main (special)
The Goo Goo Dolls perform live from the backyard of the winner of the Big Backyard Barbecue Sweepstakes.
A special in which illusionist David Copperfield attempts to escape from a chained raft while being hung above Niagara Falls. Copperfield also performs others acts of magic and sleight-of-hand feats.
Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)
Special based on Kathy Griffin's weekly stand-up show at Los Angeles' Laugh Factory, "The D List," which revolves around her life as a minor celebrity and her interactions with other minor celebrities under the status she calls "The D-List."
An award show that celebrates classic television.
The special reunites the cast of "The Carol Burnett Show" featuring clips and memorable moments from the audience question and answer segments and opens up the floor for new questions.
Music special commemorating the 45th anniversary of Motown Records and featuring Motown recording artists as well as celebrities who have been influenced by the "Motown sound."
The cast of "Survivor: All-Stars" reunites and a second castaway is awarded $1 million based on viewer votes.
Coverage of the Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards presentation from The Gaylord Entertaiment Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
A comedy roast, MTV-style, that will center on TRL host Carson Daly.
Coverage of the 17th American Cinematheque award presentation. Actor/Director Denzel Washington is honored by the American Cinematheque for his body of work.
Bill Bellamy hosts this show and highlights include numerous musical performances and the announcement of the Teen Choice Award nominees.
Nationwide intelligence competition, based on a British/BBC format that tests the viewing audiences' IQ, based on a series of tests and broadcast live across the nation.
Special hosted by Woody Harrelson that pays tribute to the 75th anniversary of the Three Stooges through television and film clips and family stories.
Holiday show hosted by Kid Rock including an animated short, performances and a Christmas meal served out by "Mama Rock".
Awards show that gives accolades to realistic portrayals of drug, alcohol and tobacco useage in film and television.
Music award show which honors the highest-charting musical artists from the past year.
Award show spotlighting video games, featuring comedy sketches using game footage, musical performances, and popular actors who have also starred in games.
Special hosted by actor Anthony Anderson which features clips of bloopers, home videos, gags, and pranks from past horror movie sets.
Award show which honors the legendary and most beloved programs in television history.
Annual fashion awards show event hosted by actress Debra Messing and featuring performances by various music superstars. This event brings together superstar designers, models, rock stars, movies stars and other luminaries for one exciting night of fashion, music and entertainment in New York City,
Compilation of commercials from around the world, including: a Heineken commercial showing how spilt beer launched the birth of scratching records at a party; ads featuring animals, like chimps who exchange text messages on their personal electronic devices; and ads that examine the joys of marriage
Coverage of the 16th American Cinematheque award presentation. Actor Nicolas Cage is honored by the Cinematheque for his body of work. The tribute provides funds for the non-profit organization's programs and operation of the Egyptian Theater.
Hosted by commericial spokespersons, the "Wassup" guys -- Scott Brooks, FRed Thomas and Paul Williams -- the special features some funny and outlandish commercials from all over the world.
The Firesign Theatre members recreate their classic bits in front of an audience at "Television City in Hollywood." Best known for several record albums produced in the 1960s and 1970s, the group of four improvisational comedians and satirists is composed of David Ossman, Philip Austin, Philip Proct
Presentation of the first annual "World Stunt Awards" which honor the best stunt performers in feature films.
Coverage of the fourth annual Soul Train Christmas Star Fest.
Coverage of the annual awards ceremony renowned for its mixture of designers, models, rock stars and show business luminaries.
Live coverage of the Miss America Pageant from Atlantic City, New Jersey. For the first time ever, the 41 non-top-ten contestants act as the eighth judge for the competition.
Concert special from Madison Square Garden celebrating the music career of Michael Jackson.
Thirty women compete for the favor of a European prince whose identity remains a secret until he selects the winner at the end of the show. The winner is awarded with a one-of-a-kind three-karat diamond and platinum necklace worth $40,000.
Coverage of the 2001 World Music Awards presentation from Monte Carlo.
Music performances by Ricky Martin, along with play-by-play of events, as football, music and entertainment come together to celebrate the greatest party ever thrown the night before the big game. Interviews with celebrities and NFL players are also included. Broadcast from the MacDill Air Force Bas
Coverage of the 15th annual Genesis Awards presentation honoring outstanding individuals in the major news and entertainment media for spotlighting animal issues with courage, creativity and integrity.
Live coverage of the TNN Country Weekly Music Awards presentation from the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Live coverage of the Billboard Music Awards presentation from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Coverage of the 2000-2001 Creative Arts Emmy Awards in 57 categories, including awards given for Guest Actor/Actress in a Comedy Series, Guest Actor/Actress in a Drama Series and Non-Fiction Program as well as awards for those who work behind the cameras, including makeup. hairstyling and costumes.
Telecast of the seventh annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California.
Coverage of the 3rd annual TV Guide Awards presentation, voted by readers of the magazine, honoring television series and performers from the Shrine Expo Center in Los Angeles, California. The program launches a new awards category, "TV Moment of the Year," designed to identify the most poignant, co
Variety special that rings in 2002 with music segments from the "2001 Billboard Music Awards," live coverage of the festivities in New York's Time Square, and more.
Celebrities honor and perform with Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson in a concert from Radio City Music Hall in New York City where they perform songs from his classic "Pet Sounds" album as well as other Wilson standards.
Coverage of the World Music Awards from Monaco benefiting the Princess Grace Hospital and the Monaco Aide and Presence Foundation.
The American Film Institute honors actor Harrison Ford with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Special starring Britney Spears in concert from Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii.
GQ presents its "Men of the Year" awards hosted by Dennis Miller from the Beacon Theater in New York City. The awards are intended to honor men of distinction in categories including film, literature, sports and fashion, as chosen by GQ readers.
Coverage of the second annual awards show dedicated to the hip-hop music genre from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.
Live coverage of the 2000 Billboard Music Awards presentation from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Telecast of the 14th annual Soul Train Music Awards honoring the best in R&B-soul, jazz, gospel and rap.
A "VH1 Divas" benefit concert special, featuring a tribute to Diana Ross from Madison Square Garden in New York City.
A holiday music celebration from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California.
New Year's Eve celebration from Times Square. Includes Billboard's countdown of the top ten videos of 2000, plus encore performances from the 2000 Billboard Music Awards.
Beauty pageant in which 51 bachelors, one from each U.S. state and the District of Columbia, compete for cash and prizes worth $100,000 and the title of sexiest bachelor in America. The male contestants compete in swimwear and formal attire, and go through a talent competition and a question-and-ans
Fifty women compete to marry a multi-millionaire. Elimination rounds customize contestants to the husband-to-be's criteria. Concludes with the wedding of the winning woman and her multi-millionaire.
Special featuring male singers in a benefit concert from Madison Square Garden.
Coverage of the 14th annual Genesis Awards presentation from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. The Genesis Awards honor individuals in the major media whose coverage and integrity have increased awareness of animal-protection issues. The theme of the 14th annual Genesis Awards was "On
Coverage of the sixth annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards presentation from Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California.
Hosted by the commercial spokespersons, the "Whassup" guys -- Scott Brooks, Paul Williams and Fred Thomas -- the special features holiday commericals from around the world.
A look at television, including unique programs and commercials from around the world, the pitfalls of on-location newscasts, pets on television, unusual weathermen and more.
The program spans hard rock music's high-volume era from its genesis in the '60s (Yardbirds, Rolling Stones, Hendrix), through its arena-rock ascendance (Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith), the angry new wave (Sex Pistols, The Clash), the alternative movement (Nirvana, Soundgarden), and beyond.
Coverage of the TNN Country Music Awards presentation from the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Live celebration to ring in the year 2000 from Washington, DC. The program includes the premiere of Steven Spielberg's "The Unfinished Journey," an 18-minute documentary celebrating America over the last century. Also features "The Midnight Moment," a light-and-sound display emanating from the area
Kenny Loggins and guests perform material from Loggins' Columbia Records release "December." The program also features Kenny Loggins at his Santa Barbara home with his wife and their children.
David Cross performs stand-up comedy from the Show Box Theater in Seattle, Washington.
Live coverage of an awards event commemorating sports in the 20th century, from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Celebrities of the entertainment world salute the century's most exceptional stars of the sports world.
A celebration of holiday music from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California.
A look at television programs from around the world. Highlights include: "Takeshi's Castle," a Japanese game show; "Don't Forget Your Toothbrush," a British show where people get to travel to an exotic place if they humiliate themselves first; "Beat the Crusher," a show from Scotland in which people
Coverage of the 13th annual Genesis Awards from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The Genesis Awards honor members of the major news and entertainment media for spotlighting animal issues with courage, creativity and integrity.
Top female voices perform on stage for one night only from the Beacon Theater in New York City to benefit VH1 Save the Music, a pro-social initiative that supports music education in public schools.
Coverage of the 1999 World Music Awards presentation honoring the best-selling recording artists in the world from Monaco's Sporting Club.
Features home videos of pets doing funny things and performing tricks.
Coverage of the 5th annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards presentation from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California.
Kenny Loggins and guests perform material from Loggins' Columbia Records release "December." The program also features Kenny Loggins at his Santa Barbara home with his wife and their children.
Comedy special that showcases funny and unusual commercials from around the world.
Coverage of the presentation of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award to actor Dustin Hoffman, the 27th recipient of the honor.
Backstreet Boys in concert from Orlando Arena in Florida.
Special that features commercials from around the world.
Live concert event featuring Sheryl Crow and guest artists from Central Park in New York City to benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
Pop music artist Celine Dion in concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Live coverage of the 1999 Billboard Music Awards presentation from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Magicians from around the world gather in Monaco to perform death-defying acts and mysterious illusions.
Country music artist Shania Twain in concert from Texas Stadium in Dallas.
Fourteenth annual American Cinematheque tribute honors actor/producer/director Jodie Foster.
Live coverage of the Soul Train Music Awards presentation from Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Michelle Kwan skates to a soundtrack of Disney favorites from Burbank, California. Features skaters Ilia Kulik, Oksana Baiul and Elvis Stojko.
Fourth installment of a romantic special focusing on unique and unpredictable marriage proposals.
Retrospective of the Motown record company, founded by Berry Gordy in 1958, which produced numerous pop records and initiated the careers of acts such as the Supremes, the Jackson Five, and Stevie Wonder. Includes clips, interviews, celebrity appearances and performances.
Telethon to benefit the United Negro College Fund. Features extended concert performances and celebrity appearances.
Celine Dion, Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Shania Twain and Mariah Carey perform live from the Beacon Theater in New York City, to benefit VH1 Save the Music, a public-service initiative designed to encourage music education in schools.
Presentation of the 1998 World Music Awards from the Sporting Club in Monte Carlo, benefiting the construction of the Princess Grace Hospital in Niger.
A behind-the-scenes look at television commercials from around the world.
Twelfth annual Soul Train Music Awards, presented live from Los Angeles.
Ceremony honoring some of the top women in rhythm and blues, jazz, rap, hip hop and gospel at the fourth annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards.
Presentation of the 12th Annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the nation's outstanding comedic talents in television, motion pictures and stand-up comedy.
Live coverage of the 1998 Billboard Music Awards honoring the chart-toppers of the year as chosen by fans around the world. Telecast from the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Special which employs motion-capture computer generated imagery of variety show host Ed Sullivan introducing and interacting with an array of performers, from classical to contemporary acts.
Real people attempt to repeat the dangerous stunts performed by acts such as The Flying Wallendas and dare devils such as Evil Knieval. Each stunt is prefaced by a short introduction recapping previous attempts -- both successful and fatal. Includes rare stunt footage and interviews.
Stand-up comedian Warren Hutcherson performs before a Broadway Studios audience in San Francisco.
World champion figure skater Michelle Kwan skates to songs from Disney's animated feature "Mulan," based on a Chinese legend about young woman who disguises herself as a man and becomes a brave and disciplined warrior.
Special exposing untold stories from behind-the-scenes of popular beauty pageants.
Magicians and illusionists display their talents from Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon.
Live coverage of the New Year's Eve celebration from New York's Times Square, featuring the dropping of the ball at midnight. Also includes highlights of performances from the 1998 Billboard Music Awards show.
Special look at unusual people with interesting lives. Features a reunion between an orangutan capable of sign language and his former trainer, an occurance at a haunted house, a bungee daredevil and mystical secrets of ancient Chinese healing. Also includes a profile of a four-year-old golf phenom
Special holiday concert hosted by Natalie Cole, Patti LaBelle and Brian McKnight.
Comedian Drew Carey performs a free-form combination of scripted comedy segments as Mr. Vegas, music performances and stand-up material from Las Vegas.
American illusionist Lance Burton performs feats including making a spaceship appear in the Nevada desert, escaping from a "death tank" and performing a comic musical number with children.
Gladys Knight, Brandy and LL Cool J host the 11th annual Soul Train Music Awards, telecast from Los Angeles.
Magic special featuring Melinda in illusions including a double levitation, a speeding car disappearance, and an interactive mass mind-reading.
Live coverage of the 1997 Billboard Music Awards from Las Vegas honoring the year's No. 1 artists and songs as determined by the record buying audience and radio airplay statistics.
Telecast of the third annual awards ceremony honoring black women who have distinguished themselves in various musical categories, including R&B, rap, jazz, hip-hop and gospel.
Special featuring candid interviews with children ages 4 to 10 on subjects including sex, money, politics, parenting, history, and the future.
Stand-up comedy special starring Bill Maher. Taped at The Alex Theater in Pasadena, California.
Magicians from around the world perform their magic from Las Vegas and other locations. Highlights include magician Lance Burton performing the "Jaws of Death," a death-defying stunt in which he is chained inside a car that is then torn apart and crushed.
Special showcasing magicians from around the world performind at Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas.
Special featuring magicians from around the world performing illusions, death-defying acts and mysterious escapes from Monaco's annual festival of magic.
Special features clips from special occasions gone awry, including blunders at weddings, graduation parties and bar mitzvahs.
Special examining explosions captured on film. Includes segments featuring movie explosions, profiles of bomb squads, an implosion master, and a special pre-taped building explosion.
Three sopranos -- Kathleen Cassello, Kallen Esperian and Cynthia Lawrence -- perform a medley of operatic arias and Broadway show tunes at the Century Plaza Towers in Los Angeles.
Live presentation of the second annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Special preceding "The 53rd Annual Golden Globes," featuring interviews with some of the stars nominated in the motion picture and television categories.
Special which reveals the secrets behind some well-known illusions, including the Hindu Rope Trick, Sawing a Woman in Half, and Buried Alive. Several master magicians will perform and explain these feats.
Tribute to Clint Eastwood, the 24th recipient of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award.
Special featuring some amazing feats performed by humans from around the world, including a man who sets himself ablaze and a man who gets hit by a two-ton wrecking ball.
A special highlighting Monaco's annual Festival of Magic, hosted by Princess Stephanie and Lorenzo Lamas. Features magicians from around the world performing illusions, death-defying acts and mysterious escapes.
Tenth annual celebration of the best in R&B, rap, soul, gospel and jazz, telecast from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Special featuring the magic and illusions of Lance Burton.
Live coverage of the 1996 Billboard Music Awards from Las Vegas. Featuring the most popular musical acts of 1996 performing the hits that propelled them to fame.
Special showcases memorable and historic moments from the world of sports. Some of the athletes who participated in the events share their personal accounts.
Special featuring clips from memorable moments in television history. Celebrities scheduled to be highlighted include: Michael Jackson, Bette Midler, Frank Sinatra, Whitney Houston, Robin Williams, Madonna, Steve Martin, Diana Ross and The Muppets.
Special spotlighting stars in their earliest on-camera roles, including commercials and walk-ons in movies and television. Also included is a segment featuring rarely-seen footage of stars in soap operas.
Top magicians from around the world pay homage to Harry Houdini by performing some of his most famed illusions. Includes archival footage of Houdini himself.
Special featuring performances by magicians, escape artists and mentalists.
Special featuring outrageous video clips from real-life wedding disasters, culminating with a contest for "the most disastrous wedding ceremony ever."
Tribute to Steven Spielberg, the 23rd recipient of the American Film Institute's career achievement award.
Special looking at the childhoods of celebrities -- through home movies, school yearbooks, family albums and interviews with teachers, friends and family. Features the prepubescences of Candice Bergen, Sylvester Stallone, Sally Field, Madonna, Bruce Willis, Eddie Murphy, David Copperfield, Brooke Sh
Live presentation of the 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.
Hosted by comedian Paul Rodriguez, this variety special benefits the National Hispanic Scholarship Fund (NHSF).
Prominent ABC television and BMG recording artists recall Christmas memories and perform their favorite Christmas songs.
Special blending magicians Siegfried & Roy's stage act with filmed fantasy sequences and behind-the-scenes footage of the duo's white tigers.
A presentation of the American Film Institute Lifetime Achievement Award to actor Jack Nicholson.
Ice skating greats perform to some of Disney's most memorable music -- from "Mary Poppins," "Snow White," "Cinderella," "Peter Pan," "The Lion King," "Lady and the Tramp," "Aladdin" and "Fantasia."
Top magicians from around the world gather for a Las Vegas stage performance.
A presentation of the third annual Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring individual sports achievements in ten categories.
A live presentation of the 43rd annual Miss USA Pageant from Texas.
A comedy special featuring Robert Schimmel. Taped at Bally's Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
A concert special featuring popular artists performing hit Beatles songs.
A special/pilot in which actor Barry Humphries portrays nouveau-riche Australian Dame Edna Everage in this spoof of talk-shows.
Satirical examination of Hollywood and its exploition of sex, violence and other issues for ratings and profit.
Highlights humorous national and international ads and commercials.
A special featuring a reunion of the cast of "Happy Days," which aired on ABC from 1974 to 1984. Included are highlights from the series and personal recollections from the cast.
A special hosted by Bronson Pinchot and featuring champion ice skaters.
Live presentation of the first annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, with honors in four film and eight television categories, as determined by the Guild's 78,000 eligible members.
Twenty-sixth edition of the annual telethon to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).
A half-hour special featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Disney Studios' full-length animated feature "Beauty and the Beast."
A prime-time presentation of the 58th Annual King Orange Jamboree Parade from Miami, Florida.
A musical-variety special celebrating Independence Day at Disneyland in Anaheim, California and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
A special commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Ice Capades.
A special featuring celebrity guest stars and championship ice skaters from the United States and the Soviet Union.
A special featuring famous ice skaters skating to music made famous in feature films.
A seventy-fifth anniversary salute to the city of Beverly Hills, California. Included is the presentation of the annual Will Rogers Award to entertainer Frank Sinatra; a tour of the city's designer shops by Shelley Long; Christmas and Fourth of July ceremonies; an auto tour of the city conducted by
A live presentation of the third annual American Comedy Awards honoring top comedic performers in all forms of American entertainment. Included is a showcase of new comedy stars as well as some of America's top comedians. Neil Simon is the recipient of the Lifetime Creative Achievement Award.
Kirk Cameron hosts this variety special featuring the Ice Capades along with performances by guest stars.
A two-hour variety show celebrating the fifteenth anniversary of Walt Disney World. The program features a potpourri of music, comedy and dance. Also included in the special is vintage footage of Walt Disney, Disneyland and Walt Disney World, and a view of the all-new Birthday Parade down Main Stree
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A special featuring contemporary magicians performing illusions and close-up magic at Magic Castle in Los Angeles.
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