Movies: TV Remakes

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Theatrical feature films redone for television.

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1. Miracle on 34th Street (1973 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

A department store Santa tries to convince a little girl who doesn't believe in Santa Claus that he is Santa Claus, and winds up going on trial to prove who he is.

Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: Sebastian Cabot, Jane Alexander, David Hartman, Suzanne Davidson

Votes: 500

2. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

The story of a family living in a New York City slum in 1912, headed by a loving but alcoholic father and a strong-willed mother.

Director: Joseph Hardy | Stars: Cliff Robertson, Diane Baker, James Olson, Pamelyn Ferdin

Votes: 94

3. Double Indemnity (1973 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it, suspects murder and sets out to prove it.

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Richard Crenna, Lee J. Cobb, Robert Webber, Samantha Eggar

Votes: 512

4. Death Takes a Holiday (1971 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Death takes a human form and visits Earth to try to find out why humans want so desperately to cling to life. He unexpectedly falls in love with a beautiful young woman.

Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Yvette Mimieux, Monte Markham, Myrna Loy, Bert Convy

Votes: 205

5. The Letter (1982 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.

Director: John Erman | Stars: Lee Remick, Ronald Pickup, Jack Thompson, Ian McShane

Votes: 54

6. Returning Home (1975 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

The story of three returning World War II veterans, and how they try to cope with returning to civilian life.

Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: Dabney Coleman, Tom Selleck, James R. Miller, Whitney Blake

Votes: 28

7. Reflections of Murder (1974 TV Movie)

100 min | Horror, Thriller, Mystery

The wife and mistress of the abusive headmaster of a boy's school plot and carry out his murder. They dump his body in the murky swimming pool at the school and await for it to surface. ... See full summary »

Director: John Badham | Stars: Tuesday Weld, Joan Hackett, Sam Waterston, Lucille Benson

Votes: 275

8. I Saw What You Did (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

A group of pranksters unintentionally get the attention of a serial killer who soon starts targeting them.

Director: Fred Walton | Stars: Shawnee Smith, Tammy Lauren, Candace Cameron Bure, Robert Carradine

Votes: 618

9. The Long Hot Summer (1985)

200 min | Drama, Romance

A loner arrives in a small town only to be condemned for the sins of his father.

Stars: Don Johnson, Jason Robards, Judith Ivey, Cybill Shepherd

Votes: 763

10. The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (1987 TV Movie)

115 min | Biography, Drama

The true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner who, after being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, attempted two daring escapes.

Director: Daniel Mann | Stars: Val Kilmer, Charles Durning, Sônia Braga, Kyra Sedgwick

Votes: 595

11. Arch of Triumph (1984 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Romance, War

In Paris, before the Nazis penetrate into the city, an Austrian refugee doctor falls in love with a mysterious woman.

Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Lesley-Anne Down, Donald Pleasence, Frank Finlay

Votes: 487

12. The Four Feathers (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, History

When British Lieutenant Faversham resigns his commission rather than fight in the 1882 Sudan war, his army pals present him with the four white feathers of cowardice.

Director: Don Sharp | Stars: Beau Bridges, Robert Powell, Simon Ward, Jane Seymour

Votes: 519

14. The Bad Seed (1985 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

Fatal freak accidents force a widow to realize her precocious 9-year-old daughter was born to kill.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Blair Brown, Lynn Redgrave, David Carradine, Carrie Wells

Votes: 393

15. Hobson's Choice (1983 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Romance, Comedy

Daughter of the owner of a shoe store rebels against her father by marrying one of his employees.

Director: Gilbert Cates | Stars: Richard Thomas, Sharon Gless, Jack Warden, Lillian Gish

Votes: 115

16. It Happened One Christmas (1977 TV Movie)

109 min | Comedy, Fantasy

It's Christmas Eve 1944 in the small town of Bedford Falls, New York. A despondent and suicidal Mary Bailey Hatch is praying for guidance on what to do about an incident no fault of her own... See full summary »

Director: Donald Wrye | Stars: Marlo Thomas, Orson Welles, Wayne Rogers, Cloris Leachman

Votes: 647

17. The Glass Menagerie (1973 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 100 min | Drama

Amanda Wingfield dominates her children with her faded gentility and exaggerated tales of her Southern belle past. Her son plans escape; her daughter withdraws into a dream world. When a "... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Harvey | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Sam Waterston, Joanna Miles, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 1,027

18. The Corn Is Green (1979 TV Movie)

93 min | Drama

A strong-willed teacher, determined to educate the poor and illiterate youth of an impoverished Welsh village, discovers one student whom she believes to have the seeds of genius in him.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Ian Saynor, Bill Fraser, Patricia Hayes

Votes: 542

19. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

The story of conflicts, power plays and secrets in a wealthy Mississippi family.

Director: Robert Moore | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Maureen Stapleton, Jack Hedley, Robert Wagner

Votes: 267

20. Come Back, Little Sheba (1977 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

An emotionally remote recovering alcoholic and his dowdy, unambitious wife face a personal crisis when they take in an attractive lodger.

Director: Silvio Narizzano | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Joanne Woodward, Carrie Fisher, Nicholas Campbell

Votes: 68

21. All Quiet on the Western Front (1979 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 150 min | Drama, War

A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Ian Holm

Votes: 7,553

22. The Family Rico (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Crime, Drama

A Mafia chief is torn between his brother, who has defected from the family, and his loyalty to the organization.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Jack Carter, Dane Clark, Leif Erickson

Votes: 15

23. 12 Angry Men (1997 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 117 min | Crime, Drama

Twelve men must decide the fate of one when one juror objects to the jury's decision.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Hume Cronyn, Ossie Davis

Votes: 12,860

24. Inherit the Wind (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 113 min | Drama

Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Lane Smith, Tom Everett Scott

Votes: 1,526

25. Inherit the Wind (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama, History

A biblical orator opposes a liberal lawyer defending a man for teaching Darwinism in the 1920s South.

Director: David Greene | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Jason Robards, Darren McGavin, John Harkins

Votes: 459

26. You Can't Take It with You (1979 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy

Emmy winner Jean Stapleton and Academy Award winner Art Carney star in the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart about a slightly daft family who do exactly as they please.

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Jean Stapleton, Barry Bostwick, Blythe Danner, Marla Gibbs

Votes: 51

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