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A girl desperate to be in the "in" crowd, learns the perils of getting a high from asphyxiation.
A group of teenagers in California gain fame for forming a burglary ring that broke into the homes of celebrities. Based on a true story.
Based on a true story, a newly hired geography teacher and cheer leading coach is unprepared for an onslaught of unprovoked and vicious sabotage, spearheaded by a popular student and her friends.
Roger is a beleaguered New York City meter maid who is plagued by anxiety and low self-esteem. In order to overcome his feelings of inadequacy, Roger enrolls in a top-secret confidence-building class taught by the suavely underhanded Dr. P. Aided by his assistant, Lesher, Dr. P uses unorthodox, often dangerous methods, but he guarantees results: Employ his techniques and you will unleash your inner lion. Surrounded by a band of misfit classmates-- Walsh, who''s dying to move out of mother''s basement; Diego, a punching bag for his hen-pecker of a wife; and Eli, a shy guy just looking for female companionship--Roger''s confidence grows and he makes his way to the head of the class, even finding the courage to ask out his longtime crush, Amanda. But Roger quickly discovers that star students have a way of catapulting Dr. P''s competitive side into high gear. Soon enough, the teacher sets out to infiltrate and destroy Roger''s personal and professional life. Nothing is off limits for Dr. P, not even the object of Roger''s affection. In order to show Amanda Dr. P''s true colors, Roger must rally his new friends and find a way to beat the master at his own game.
Few moments in life are as powerful, emotionally charged or rife with humor as returning home to visit your parents as an adult. For ambitious New York journalist Ellen Gulden, the journey back to her quaint hometown in the midst of a crisis is all of those things. Returning home to help her father
A woman, who is determined to prove her father innocent of the murder of her mother, discovers hidden family secrets. Inspired by actual events.
Television movie based on the story of Paul Fleiss, a pediatrician sentenced in September 1995 to probation for working with his daughter Heidi to launder profits from her call-girl ring.
Foster brothers, John and Charlie share a life-long dream of robbing the Money Train that collects millions of dollars each night from NYC subway stations. Only two things stand in their way: they''re cops; and Donald Patterson, the hard-assed MTA chief, is their boss. They''re his trains, it''s his money, and he''s never been robbed. But on New Year''s Eve, the rates are going up...
Lucy, a young Chicago transit worker, escapes her lonely existence when she rescues a handsome commuter she has admired from afar, Peter, from the path of a speeding subway train. While Peter languishes in a coma, his concerned family mistakes Lucy for his fiancee and she goes along with the deception, enjoying a warm family relationship missing in her own life. Matters become increasingly complicated when Peter regains consciousness and becomes convinced that Lucy is his fiancee; in the meantime, she''s fallen in love with his brother.
When the hapless Principal Moss catches a group of senior students vandalizing his house, he orders them to write a letter to the President of the United States suggesting ways to improve the educational system. The Commander in Chief responds by inviting the misfits to Washington. The bus departs with an aging ex-hippie at the wheel, Miss Tracy Milford, the new teacher, and the seniors, who as a group represent a unique student body. Once they''ve arrived in the nation''s capital, this pack of maniacal high school slackers unwittingly expose a plot to unseat the President.
A mentally challenged man stumbles through formative events in U.S. history.
A sheriff in a small Nebraska town realizes that his father may be responsible for his mother's death.
Based on the tumultuous relationship between Elvis Presley and his manager Colonel Tom Parker.
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
A celebration of the 20th anniversary of the "American Music Awards."
A woman believes she can communicate with her dead daughter while she seeks to discover the truth about the little girl's death.
After accidentally witnessing a mafia murder, a Los Angeles artist is hunted down by the killers, the police and a lovestruck hit-man.
The pleas of a Torrington, Connecticut, woman for police protection against her physically abusive, estranged husband are ignored. Permanently disfigured, she finally fights back with a lawsuit that results in reforms in police training and responsiveness to domestic violence. Based on a true story.
A movie about the life of the late entertainer Liberace. The dramatization is based on his personal recollections, interviews, and newspaper and magazine materials, and follows Liberace's dramatic rise from humble origins to a spectacular musical career and his worldwide fame as "Mr. Showmanship."
Based on the true story of Larry and Alice Parker who were accused of manslaughter in 1974 following their 11-year-old son's death after they took part in a faith healing that they believed would cure him of diabetes.
A town unites to murder the local bully and then covers up the deed, while the county prosecutor is determined to uphold the law and seek out the killer.
This musical comedy is based on Barry Manilow's hit song "Copacabana." The fantasy-romance, set in the 1940s, tells the story of Tony Starr, a young pianist and composer at the famous New York Copacabana nightclub, who falls in love with Lola, a member of the chorus. Lola accepts a job in Rico Caste
Demonologist Andy Griffith, psychic Cloris Leachman, and priest Eddie Albert join forces to exorcise a possessed youngster, Charlie Fields, after his sister's boyfriend (Kevin Bacon) commits murder while similarly under demonic possession. Harvey Fierstein (of "Torch Song Trilogy") provides the devi
Janis Paige presides over the proceedings at a posh resort, using magical powers to help eight attractive, amiable vacationers discover one another, aided by her nephew and niece, in this pilot for a knock-off of "Fantasy Island."
In this holiday season fantasy, Fred Astaire turns up as eight different characters to help change the lives of three total strangers who have made their way to a costume shop to rent Santa Claus outfits for various reasons, and he introduces a new song, "That Once a Year Christmas Day."
When young British musicians John Lennon and Paul McCartney form a rock 'n' roll group, it morphs into the Beatles, with George Harrison, Stu Sutcliffe and Pete Best rounding out the ensemble. Eager to play gigs, the band takes up residency in Hamburg and begins to hone its sound. Various events lea
An affectionate biography of Presley from his boyhood through his spectacular rise to fame and ending with the Las Vegas nightclub appearance in 1969 that began Elvis' resurgence and his final epoch. Kurt Russell, cinematographer Donald M. Morgan, and makeup specialist Marv Westmore each won an Emmy
At night the Mangler stalks the streets of Los Angeles, killing and mutilating random victims. On the trail are a TV reporter (Cathy Lee Crosby), the father of one of the victims (William Devane), and a police detective (Richard Jaeckel), but despite their efforts only the mysterious psychic DeRenzy (Jacquelyn Hyde) knows what the killer is and how to stop it.
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A New Years Eve celebration with live musical performances.
Live coverage of the 39th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 26, 2004.
Live coverage of the 61st Annual Golden Globe awards honoring both film and television.
Live coverage of the 61st Annual Golden Globe awards arrivals.
Live coverage of the 31st Daytime Emmy Award presentation from New York City, honoring daytime television programming.
Live coverage of the 31st Annual American Music Awards presentation from Los Angeles hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Winners are selected by the public.
TV Guide magazine presents this two-hour ABC special honoring television's top moments and personalities. In addition to tribute packages honoring the top moments and trends in television, fans got to vote via ballots and the Internet for their favorite actors and actresses in comedy, drama, and re
In honor of ABC's 50th Anniversary, these blooper shows feature outtakes from ABC television shows "Happy Days," "Laverne and Shirley," "Three's Company," "NYPD Blue," "The Practice," "Donny and Marie," "Mork and Mindy," "Welcome Back Kotter," "Taxi," "Roseanne," "According to Jim," "Soap," "Bosom B
Hosts Dick Clark, Nancy O'Dell, and Lisa Ling interview celebrities as they arrive for the 60th annual Golden Globe Awards presentation.
Live coverage of the American Music Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles hosted by the Osbourne family. Winners are selected by the public.
Awards special that recognizes outstanding programming for family viewing. Awards are given to television shows and actors who best represent family programming and values.
Award show dedicated to recognizing both original DVD produced media as well as packaging on DVD material that previously had another venue (television and feature release).
Live coverage of the 60th annual Golden Globe Awards presentation from the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Awards for film and television stars are presented by The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
In Part 1, Dick Clark rings in the New Year from Times Square in New York City, Ali Landry presides over segments from Hollywood and introduces music artists. In Part 2, Ali Landry continues the party, as Dick Clark closes the curtain on the activities in New York's Times Square.
Outtakes from ABC television shows including "My Wife and Kids," "George Lopez," "Alias," "Less Than Perfect," "Live With Regis and Kelly" and many others.
Live coverage of the 38th annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 21, 2003.
Comedy special featuring unscripted segments of popular television productions caught on camera. Vicki Lawrence introduces bloopers from "Mama's Family" and "The Carol Burnett Show." Florence Henderson introduces bloopers from "Maude."
Live coverage of the American Music Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Dick Clark brings some of the biggest names from the music world -- past and present -- to perform and celebrate the milestone anniversary of "American Bandstand," the show that began as a local Philadelphia dance program five decades ago.
Dick Clark hosts another special collecting mistakes and blunders from television, news shows, and commercials and features clips from the Drew Carey Show, the Parkers and a special tribute to Milton Berle.
Live coverage of the 37th annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from the Universal Ampitheatre in Los Angeles, California.
Hosts Dick Clark and Nancy O'Dell interview celebrities as they arrive for the 59th annual Golden Globes Awards presentation. The program also features behind-the-scenes segments.
Live coverage of the 59th annual Golden Globe Awards presentation from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, California.
Live coverage of the 28th annual American Music Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
Dick Clark hosts a primetime special featuring musical guests, as he prepares to ring in the New Year from Times Square in New York City. The program features performance footage from the past year's tours, including Aerosmith, Destiny's Child, the Dave Matthews Band and Elton John. Also, Barry Mani
Live coverage of the 58th annual Golden Globe Awards presentation from the Beverly Hilton. Awards for film and television stars are presented by The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
In Part 1, Dick Clark rings in the New Year from Times Square in New York City, while Wayne Brady presides over segments from Hollywood and introduces music artists. In Part 2, Wayne Brady continues the party, as Dick Clark closes the curtain on the activities in New York's Times Square.
Dick Clark hosts an all-new "Bloopers" special, featuring outtakes from many popular TV series, movies and news programs. Also, special guests stars share some of their own on-screen mishaps.
Twelfth annual Disney's American Teacher Awards, honoring members of the teaching profession in the United States.
Live coverage of the 36th annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, California.
Live coverage of the 28th annual Daytime Emmy Awards presentation from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Dick Clark celebrates his 20th year of hosting "Bloopers" with a special featuring out-takes of some of the most famous stars in entertainment history.
A compilation of "bloopers" from film and television. Steve Harvey presents bloopers from his own "The Steve Harvey Show," and Lynn Herring introduces a segment of bloopers from daytime television, including her own "Port Charles."
Awards special that recognizes outstanding programming for family viewing. Eight awards are given to television shows and actors who best represent family programming and values. The catagories and honorees are: Actor (Tom Cavanaugh from "Ed"); Actress (Lauren Graham from "Gilmore Girls" and Jane Ka
An academic tournament featuring young achievers from across the country. Forty children answer questions on science, math, geography, history, literature, spelling and critical thinking and compete for top prizes of a $150,000 and a $75,000 trust to be received on the winners' 21st birthdays.
Awards special that recognizes outstanding programming for family viewing. Eight awards are given to television shows and actors who represent family programming and values. The categories are: Actor; Actress; Drama Series; Comedy Series; Movie, Mini-Series or Special; Inspiring Stories/Pride in Our
Host Dick Clark is joined by Melissa Joan Hart ("Sabrina, the Teenage Witch"), D.L. Hughley ("The Hughleys"), and Richard Ruccolo ("Two Guys and a Girl"), who share their favorite flubs and on-camera foibles. The program also features bloopers from other comedy shows, soap operas and the Miss Americ
Live coverage of the 27th annual Daytime Emmy Awards presentation from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Concert special celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Arista Records music label and its founder Clive Davis.
Dick Clark hosts the annual New Year's eve event from New York's Times Square with featured music performances from Hollywood.
Competition for the title of "The Smartest Kid in America." Fifty genius kids from around the United States, ranging in age from 10 to 12, come together to compete in a fact-based, general-knowledge multiple choice question game show.
A live telecast of the 57th annual Golden Globe Awards, presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in television and film.
Dick Clark, Nancy O'Dell and Cynthia Garrett interview celebrities as they arrive for the 57th annual Golden Globe Awards presentation from Beverly Hills, California.
Dick Clark hosts the annual New Year's eve event from New York's Times Square with featured performances from the past year's most successful music tours.
Coverage of the 16th Annual Soap Opera Awards honoring programs and preformers from daytime and primetime serials. Winners are selected by "Soap Opera Digest" magazine readers.
Live coverage of the 35th annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles, California.
Presentation of the American Music Awards honoring the top artists in all forms of music.
Live coverage of the 15th Annual Soap Opera Awards from the Universal Amphitheatre in California.
Live coverage of the 26th annual American Music Awards.
Coverage of the 26th annual Daytime Emmy Awards presentation from the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Holiday special hosted by Garth Brooks and featuring Tony Bennett, Natalie Cole and Trisha Yearwood.
Live coverage of the 34th annual Academy of Country Music Awards presentation from Los Angeles, California and Universal Studios Escape in Orlando, Florida.
Coverage of the 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards, presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Presentation of the 25th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.
Fourth installment of a romantic special focusing on unique and unpredictable marriage proposals.
Presentation of the 33rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards from Universal Studios in Hollywood, California and Universal Studios Florida.
A tribute to successful television producer Aaron Spelling, featuring clips and cast reunions to commemorate over three decades of primetime series.
Special in which people recount their true-life troubles with bad neighbors, often backed up by homevideo footage. Based on the British TV series of the same title.
Glen Campbell performs holiday songs from the Big Cedar Lodge on Table Rock Lake in Missouri's Ozarks.
Live telecast of the 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards, which honors both television television and motion picture achievements. All active members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association vote for the 24 categories, which consist of 13 motion picture awards and 11 television awards.
Special on the McPherson family, who have been missing since Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 1997. Includes videotape allegedly recorded by 16-year-old Thomas McPherson, which captures strange occurrences that some believe to be an encounter with extra-terrestrial life forms. Experts on aliens discus
Special that celebrates the new year with Dick Clark counting down to midnight from Times Square in New York City. D.L. Hughley and Elise Neal preside over musical acts from Harrahs Las Vegas Casino & Hotel.
A special edition of "Prime Time Country" hosted by Gary Chapman, celebrating 15 years of The Nashville Network. Features network personalities Ralph Emery, Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase, as well as special guest artists Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton and Bryan White.
Special edition of TNN's entertainment variety series "Prime Time Country," with country music artist Shania Twain.
Live presentation of the 25th Annual American Music Awards from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Presentation of the 14th Annual Soap Opera Awards. Nominees selected by editors of Soap Opera Digest are voted on by the publication's readers.
Presentation of the 32nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Live presentation of the 13th annual Soap Opera Awards, in which the winners were chosen by the readers of "Soap Opera Digest."
Sci-fi adventure story follows 12-year-old Jimmy on his race to foil an alien plot to slow the advancement of technology on Earth. Along the way, he learns how computer chips are made and is introduced to the amazing microscopic world of computer chip technology.
New Year's Eve special hosted by Dick Clark from Times Square in New York City. Daisy Fuentes and John Fugelsang preside over musical segments from the New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Live presentation of the 24th annual American Music Awards.
Special with the pop group Hanson performing its songs in settings reminiscent of some of television's favorite series and specials. Features Dick Clark interviewing Hanson as he would have on a classic episode of "American Bandstand."
Special featuring the outtakes from popular television series, sports shows and newscasts.
Special featuring outtakes from film, television and the world of sports.
Live presentation of the 54th annual Golden Globe Awards honoring achievement in film and television.
Presentation of the 24th annual Daytime Emmy Awards broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall, New York.
Dick Clark hosts this special that showcases outtakes, mistakes, giggles and tongue-twisters from television shows and news programs. Features celebrity guests Amy Pietz, Steve Harvey and Los Angeles Dodgers star Brett Butler.
Live presentation of the 53rd annual Golden Globe Awards, honoring achievement in film and television.
Special saluting young Americans who have made efforts to preserve their environment. Includes looks at Anheuser-Busch Theme Parks' conservation programs and the presentation of the 1996 "A Pledge and a Promise" Environmental Awards, for commitment to environmental awareness and protection.
Special featuring celebrity outtakes, mistakes and tongue-twisters.
Live presentation of the 31st annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Special following celebrities as they await the birth of their babies.
Dick Clark rings in the new year from New York City and Los Angeles. Features performances by popular musicians and a retrospective of highlight clips from the past 25 years of telecasts.
Renowned illusionist Rudy Coby showcases his style, combining high technology with magic, comedy, science and music. Performing at Universal Studios in Hollywood as a mad scientist, Coby's illusions and death defying acts include making an armored truck disappear, escaping a tank of piranhas and bei
Live coverage of the "Family Film Awards," which honors feature films and television programs that are popular with and appropriate for all members of the family.
Live presentation of the 70th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Parade from New York.
Live presentation of the 12th annual Soap Opera Awards.
Special featuring comic television outtakes from popular programs including "Wings" "Frasier" "Hercules" and "Mad About You."
Presentation of the 23rd annual American Music Awards.
Special featuring television outtakes as well as bloopers from live television.
Live telecast of the 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
Special takes a look a UPN's Fall series for the 1996-97 season. Includes a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the shows, conversations with the stars and highlights from crossover episodes.
Live presentation of the 23rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
A live presentation of the 22th annual American Music Awards.
Third special looking at interesting ways people have proposed marriage.
Special saluting young Americans who have made efforts to preserve their environment. Includes looks at conservation programs in various Anheuser-Busch Theme Parks and the presentation of the "A Pledge and a Promise" Environmental Awards, for commitment to environmental awareness and protection.
Special featuring television outtakes as well as bloopers from live television.
A presentation of the 30th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Performance by the irreverent, high-tech magician Rudy Coby.
Live presentation of the fourth annual Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring distinguished athletes.
Dick Clark rings in the new year from Times Square in New York City, and Jamie Walters and Yasmine Bleeth preside over the musical segments of the special from Hollywood, California.
Broadcast of the 52nd annual Golden Globe Awards, presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press for achievement in film and television.
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 11th annual Soap Opera Awards, sponsored by Soap Opera Digest. Includes segments on celebrity fans of daytime dramas and the changing roles of women in soaps.
Special featuring comic out-takes from popular TV productions, as well as mishaps on live telvision.
Live presentation of the 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.
Presentation of the 21st annual American Music Awards.
Six couples propose marriage in imaginative and unexpected ways. Then, celebrities host an "engagement" party for these lovestruck men and women.
A new edition of television bloopers and outtakes.
Prominent ABC television and BMG recording artists recall Christmas memories and perform their favorite Christmas songs.
A primetime broadcast of the 10th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards.
A special celebrating Universal Studios Hollywood's 30th anniversary.
Behind-the-scenes look at the making of "The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley," a straight-to-video mystery series featuring the "Trenchcoat Twins" -- Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
A live presentation of the 29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country music performers.
A retrospective look at teen idols of rock and entertainment through classic performances and footage.
A retrospective of hit songs and musical acts from the last 40 years, shown through interviews and "American Bandstand" performance footage.
A special that combines entertainment and environmental awareness and salutes young adults committed to environmental protection.
Twenty-third annual New Year's Eve celebration with Dick Clark in Times Square and music performers at Walt Disney World in Florida, all ringing in 1995.
A presentation of the third annual Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring individual sports achievements in ten categories.
Live presentation of the Golden Globe Awards for achievement in television and film by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Country music performances in concert from Nashville as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the stars appearing on the special.
Six couples propose marriage in imaginative and unexpected ways.
A special celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Golden Globe Awards. Features interviews with past winners and current celebrities, live performances and highlights from past ceremonies.
Special featuring outtakes and on-camera miscues from television series and news programs.
Primetime broadcast of the annual Soap Opera Digest Awards presentation.
A compilation of the first television performances of well-known country music stars.
A presentation of the 20th annual American Music Awards, honoring musical artists in pop/rock, soul/rhythm & blues, country, heavy metal, rap and adult contemporary.
A special trailing ABC celebrities on their summer vacations and profiling the new fall television season.
A special featuring out-takes and on-camera miscues from several television series.
A Mother's Day variety special hosted by "Full House" twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Live broadcast from the Pantages Theatre of the fourteenth annual ACE Awards ceremony honoring excellence in cable television.
A live presentation of the Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring athletes in ten categories.
A special revealing how hi-tech video surveillance helps law-enforcement officers catch criminals breaking the law.
Bands from across the nation compete for a recording contract.
A live telecast of the 50th annual Golden Globe Awards honoring the best in movies and television during 1992.
Special broadcast from various theme parks highlighting environmental awareness.
Special marking the advent of 1994, live from Times Square in New York City and Walt Disney World in Florida.
A live awards special honoring the stars of country music.
A presentation of the 49th annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony, sponsored by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and honoring special achievement in film and television.
A special commemorating the 40th anniversary of the long-run television series, "American Bandstand". Included are clips showcasing past musical performances and recollections by artists who appeared on the show or were influenced by it.
A broadcast in the series of specials entitled "Super Bloopers & New Practical Jokes." Melissa Reeves and actor Sherman Hemsley fall victim to pranksters.
A live broadcast of the 27th annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country music artists.
A variety special in which celebrities address environmental concerns by using questions posed by young children.
A telecast of the 19th annual Emmy Awards for excellence in daytime television programming.
A presentation of the 21st annual edition of Dick Clark's New Year's live special from Times Square in New York City and Universal Studios in Hollywood, California, and Orlando, Florida.
Singers and bands compete for professional recording contracts.
A special in which celebrities host from various theme parks and Sea World parks to celebrate the majesty and diversity of the animal kingdom and raise viewer's appreciation of wildlife conservation.
Coverage of the eighth annual Soap Opera Digest Awards, honoring programs and performers from daytime and prime-time serials. Winners are selected by readers of "Soap Opera Digest" magazine.
A special that takes an inside look at insurance frauds, tabloid news stories, political scandals and the false lives of jazz musician Billy Tipton and best-selling author Forrest Carter. A truth detection device, a voice stress analyzer, is used to examine statements from Leona Helmsley, Jim Bakker
Live broadcast of the thirteenth annual Ace Awards ceremony honoring excellence in cable television.
A live presentation of "The Jim Thorpe Awards," honoring individual achievements in 10 sports categories.
Live broadcast of the twelfth annual Ace Awards ceremony honoring excellence in cable television.
A special featuring Dick Clark's musical countdown to the new year, broadcast live from Times Square in New York. Top celebrities simultaneously host the show from Hollywood.
A telecast of the eighteenth annual Emmy Awards for excellence in daytime television programming.
A live broadcast of the twenty-sixth annual presentation of the Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country-music artists.
Live coverage of the sixty-third annual Academy Awards ceremony.
A live telecast of the forty-eighth annual Golden Globe Awards presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in film and television.
Coverage of the 7th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards honoring programs and performers from daytime and prime-time serials, in 23 categories. Winners are selected by "Soap Opera Digest" magazine readers.
A special featuring celebrity performers at Sea World Park and Busch Gardens locations in Virginia, Florida, Texas and California.
A live presentation of the 18th annual American Music Awards honoring musical performers.
Coverage of the 6th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards honoring the winners, from 22 categories, selected by "Soap Opera Digest" magazine readers.
Three-hour live broadcast of the 17th Annual American Music Awards, honoring musical artists in pop/rock, soul/rhythm and blues, country music, heavy metal, rap, and dance. The winners of the 27 awards are determined by a poll of record buyers in the United States.
A look at American mothers as recorded by their children in videos submitted by the public, along with rare and unique home movies of Hollywood stars.
Live broadcast of the 25th annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring the top entertainers in country music.
A special featuring radio deejays and the fun they have with fans in-studio and on the streets of major cities.
Live presentation of the eleventh annual ACE Awards, honoring the best in made-for-cable programming. Sponsored by the National Academy of Cable Programming.
Dick Clark counts down the last hours of the year in this annual live presentation from Times Square in New York. Jack Wagner and Nina Blackwood co-host from Cafe Vertigo in Hollywood.
A variety special broadcast from Sea World in Florida, hosted by Ann Jillian.
A comedy special culling some of the practical jokes played on Hollywood celebrities on previously-aired "Super Bloopers & Practical Jokes" programs. Also includes a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into setting up a joke, as well as some jokes that backfired.
A live, twelve-hour telecast of the fourth annual Farm Aid fund-raiser, held at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Live telecast of the U.S. Sports Academy's awards honoring professional and amateur athletes as well as coaches and others in football, baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis and other sports.
The 45th annual "Golden Globe Awards" presentation by the Foreign Press Association for top achievements in film and television. Telecast live from the Beverly Hilton in California.
An Independence Day special featuring a lineup of song and dance performers at Independence Hall in Philadelphia, the birthplace of the Constitution.
Live broadcast of the 1989 MTV Video Music Awards. The sixth annual awards ceremony honors the music videos that have appeared on MTV.
A special, hosted by Dick Clark on the eve of April Fool's Day, containing surprises from Chuck Connors to Bob Costas; a talking dog that visits a kindergarten class; and Elvira, who stands in for her own wax museum figure.
A special examining how marine animals like Baby Shamu, the Killer Whale, are born and nurtured in captivity, how they are trained, and how they are cared for when they are injured.
Taped coverage of the fifth annual Soap Opera Digest Awards ceremony honoring the winners chosen by the votes of the magazine's readers in 21 categories of daytime and prime-time serials programming.
A special from Nashville's Grand Ole Opry starring country music singers Loretta Lynn and Crystal Gayle. Also includes interviews with both performers and members of their families.
A special featuring interviews with the nominees and previews of the 46th annual Golden Globe Awards presented on January 28, 1989.
A live telecast of the 47th annual Golden Globe Awards presented by the the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in film and television.
A special featuring famous ice skaters skating to music made famous in feature films.
A four-hour telethon for the benefit of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International. The show features performances by celebrities and educational segments, as well as updates on current research.
A telecast of the 46th annual Golden Globe Awards presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in film and television. Telecast live from the Beverly Hills Hilton, Beverly Hills, California.
Coverage of the Sunkist Fiesta Bowl Parade from Phoenix, Arizona. The theme of this year's parade is "The Kid in All of Us."
An awards special honoring the best in country music broadcast from Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California, with the presentation of the Hat awards to those winning individuals in 11 categories of country music, including Entertainer of the Year, Top Male and Female Vocalist and Album of the Y
A live broadcast of the eighteenth annual edition of Dick Clark's musical celebration of New Year's Eve. Broadcast from Times Square in New York and from Hollywood's Cocoanut Grove nightclub.
A special showing the 1985 reunion of Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the founding of Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee. Includes in-depth interviews about their careers and their personal memories of Elvis Presley as well as archival
A three-hour live broadcast from Hollywood's Shrine Civic Auditorium of the 16th annual American Music Awards honoring musical artists in pop/rock, soul/rhythm and blues, country music, heavy metal and rap.
A special featuring interviews with five mothers of well-known entertainers, who discuss how family support contributed to their children's success.
A special from Sea World of Texas in San Antonio, featuring the famed marine mammals -- killer whales, dolphins, etc. -- and celebrity performers in a commemoration of the cultural heritage of the Texas hill country.
A pilot for a series not picked up by ABC, inspired by both the feature film and the paperback thrillers known as the "Destroyer" series. The plot involves a Korean mystic and martial arts master who undertakes a U.S. Presidential mission to mold the mind and boyd of wordly Remo Williams into a perf
Live coverage of the fifth annual MTV Video Music Awards ceremony. This year's ceremony is themed "Live From the Edge." Included in the program is the presentation of the Video Vanguard Award to Michael Jackson, appearing via satellite.
Coverage of the 5th annual competition from Disneyland, featuring women from 33 countries competing for a modeling contract.
A live broadcast of the seventeenth annual edition of Dick Clark's New Year's Eve musical celebration live from Times Square in New York City and the famed Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Hollywood.
A special in which the home audience can phone in and vote for their favorite films from nominees in four different genres: drama, comedy, action/adventure and science fiction/horror. Clips from the three films nominated in each category are included. The films were selected in a poll taken in vid
A live broadcast of the presentation of the 15th annual American Music Awards from Shrine Auditorium in Hollywood. The program also focuses on Australia's contribution to the music industry on the continent's 200th anniversary, with live cut-ins from Australia. The special also features the first li
The second "Superstars & Their Moms" special, hosted by mother Carol Burnett and her daughter Carrie Hamilton, features appearances by guest celebrities and their mothers.
A live broadcast from Knott's Berry Farm, of the 23rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
A two-hour telecast of the ceremonies honoring the winners in the 4th annual Soap Opera Digest Awards. Readers of the magazine cast their ballots to honor shows and performers in 21 categories, covering programs in both daytime and prime-time television.
A comedy special which features surprises for people from all walks of life, including celebrities and viewers. Taped at the Cocoanut Grove in Los Angeles, California.
Dick Clark hosts the sixteenth annual edition of his New Year's Eve musical celebration, broadcast live from Time's Square in New York City. Also included are live segments from Hollywood's Cocoanut Grove nightclub.
A Mother's Day special hosted by Carol Burnett and her daughter Carrie Hamilton, featuring interviews with guest celebrities and their mothers.
The 44th annual "Golden Globe Awards" presentation by the Foreign Press Association for top achievements in film and television. The telecast also includes presentation of the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement to Anthony Quinn.
A competition involving women from 26 different countries competing for a $250,000 modeling contract with the Ford Agency. The categories contestants are judged in include posing, swimsuit, evening gown, and photogenic competitions.
The 22nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards ceremony honoring achievement in country music telecast live from Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. Also included is a salute to Hollywood's 100th anniversary focusing on memorable tunes from Hollywood Westerns.
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
A special drama in which the viewers (via a 900 telephone number) are asked to vote on a verdict in a murder trial involving the complex situation that arises when the victim's wife and her lover are the only witnesses to the murder -- and they accuse each other.
ABC's Alan Thicke offers viewers a preview of the ABC Fall 1986 television season, as he visits the sets of eight new ABC series and interviews Lucille Ball, Ellen Burstyn, Howard Hesseman, and other stars.
The first of two specials that provide glimpses of different cultures as seen through their television programming.
A special starring the country music group Alabama. The program provides a look at the lives and careers of the members of the group, including a retrospective profile of their home town, Fort Payne, Alabama.
A retrospective look at 1986, featuring various celebrities offering their views on the best moments of the closing year. Some of the featured categories of the year's best are music, news, sports and movies. Also included in the special is a poll in which five pre-selected candidates are voted on
The 1986 edition of the Miss Hollywood talent and beauty competition in which one of the twenty-five finalists will learn that she has been selected to hold the title of "Miss Hollywood, 1986," is telecast live from Hollywood's Wiltern Theater.
More than 75 top country stars and Hollywood personalities are scheduled to entertain or serve as presenters in this awards special. Trophies called "The Hat" were given to winners in 11 categories. A special presentation, The Pioneer Award, was made by stars in Los Angeles and in Nashville by satel
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
This special enables the television audience to view a dramatization of an actual murder trial and then phone in a verdict by dialing a toll-free telephone number. The case depicted involves a high school football star accused of strangling his girlfriend, a cheerleader and honors student.
A live countdown to the new year with host Dick Clark in Times Square and co-hosts Tracy Scoggins and Mark Linn-Baker at Hollywood's Club Vertigo.
A music-filled look at America's favorite songs, as viewers vote for songs of three decades, 1955-65, 1965-75, and 1975-85. Top artists of these years perform and nominees for the number one song are presented on film and tape.
Audience involvement is the keynote of this special, in which viewers watch a dramatization of an actual murder trial and then vote innocent or guilty by calling a special 900 telephone number. The case depicted is that of Dr. Evan Black, a philandering physician who stands accused of murdering his
Notable names in country music gather for a special celebrating two decades of the Academy of Country Music. Included are clips from past shows.
Dick Clarks hosts a variety special to give a rousing welcome to the new year, with visits to Times Square, Las Vegas, and New Orleans.
An update on the lives of Anita Bryant, Linda Lovelace, Hal Linden, Fess Parker, Liza Minnelli, Diahann Carroll, Billy Dee Williams, Angela Cartwright, Tiny Tim, Samantha Smith and Teddy Pendegrast.
The program features the stars of ABC's 1985-86 Fall line-up attending a lavish party to introduce viewers to the new and returning ABC series.
Dick Clark is joined by more that fifty of the biggest names in the music world as he celebrates 33 and a third years of America's longest-running and most popular teenage dance show. Also commemorated is a third of a century of the medium that people used to call L.P.'s, or long-playing records. A
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
A program that allows viewers to determine the guilt or innocence of a defendent in a crime. The program begins in a courtroom and flashback sequences are used to recall the crime and the circumstances that led up to it. In the pilot episode, "The Case of the People of Florida vs. Joseph Landrum," v
The program features celebrities and ordinary people telling their favorite jokes.
The program spotlights the never-before-seen screen tests of famous stars.
Celebrities and ordinary people relate their favorite jokes and stories.
The true story of a severly retarded infant, deserted by his parents and given small odds for survival by medical experts, who recieves a chance at life when he is adopted by May Lemke, a woman whose loving faith and devotion gives the child a chance to live.
A look at the history of horror films, via film clips, from the 1920s to the 1960s.
The program tracks down has-been performers who have completely drifted out of the spotlight.
Nine hundred thirty-two contestants compete in the most elaborate and expensive game show to be produced for American television. The game begins in Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, where several games are played to eliminate the majority of players and establish 84 winners. These players then compete
The pilot for an annual series that spotlights promising country and western entertainers. The program features eight young performers who showcase their talents in bids to be named "Future Stars." Of the eight contestants who perform, one male and one female is chosen. Each receives $5,000 and an
A series of comedy sketches that look at the things that irritate people.
A special that spotlights the current lives of celebrities from the past. The program updates the lives of Irish McCalla, Jay North, Angela Cartwright, Rusty Hamer, Danny Bonaduce, Margaret O'Brien, Ursula Andress, Brigitte Bardot, Elizabeth Ray, The Monkees, Mark Spitz, Lisa Loring, Mason Reese, S
The program presents the men whom women find attractive. A sequel to "Women Who Rate a 10."
A look back at the people, events, music, and popular culture trends of the 1970s.
An hour of music and songs with singer Natalie Cole.
The Captain and Tenille host this musical special from Hawaii.
Over 250 ABC stars, past and present (1978), gather to help the American Broadcasting Company celebrate its twenty-fifth anniversary.
A live broadcast of the second annual presentation of the American Music Awards.
Misc. Crew (special)
Coverage of the Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards presentation from The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
Prime-time debut of the NAACP Image Awards from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The awards honor individuals who have contributed positive portrayals in film, television, literature and music.
Special preceding "The 53rd Annual Golden Globes," featuring interviews with some of the stars nominated in the motion picture and television categories.
Broadcast of the seventeenth annual "The Kennedy Center Honors," a tribute to the lifetime achievement of select performing artists. The 1994 honorees are actor Kirk Douglas, pop and soul singer Aretha Franklin, composer Morton Gould, theater producer and director Harold Prince, and folk singer and
A special starring MC Hammer previewing his world tour "Too Legit." Included is a premiere of his video "This Is the Way We Roll."
A live presentation of the 18th annual American Music Awards honoring musical performers.
Production Companies (TV Mini-Series)
Dramatization of the sensational Texas court case of the late '60s involving a noted Houston plastic surgeon, accused of doing away with his socially prominent first wife in order to marry somebody else. Based on the book by the doctor's second wife, the film resulted in an Emmy Award nomination for
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