With Bell Telephone System (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Our Town (1977 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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The story of the fictional American small town of Grover's Corners between 1901 and 1913 through the everyday lives of its citizens.

Director: George Schaefer | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Ned Beatty, Barbara Bel Geddes, Robby Benson

Votes: 197

2. Hemo the Magnificent (1957 TV Movie)

60 min | Animation, Family

7.3
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An animated documentary about blood and the circulatory system. It was one of a series on bodily systems.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Richard Carlson, Frank Baxter, Mel Blanc, June Foray

Votes: 234

3. The Alphabet Conspiracy (1959 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.9
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A little girl, frustrated by her inability to deal with her English homework, dreams that the Mad Hatter and the Jabberwock, both characters from "Alice in Wonderland", have hatched a conspiracy to abolish the alphabet.

Directors: Robert B. Sinclair, Friz Freleng | Stars: Stanley Adams, Frank Baxter, Cheryl Callaway, Hans Conried

Votes: 30

4. Once Upon a Honeymoon (1956)

14 min | Short, Musical, Fantasy

2.9
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Waiting for her husband to finish song-writing so they can go on their postponed honeymoon, a woman dreams of new home decor with matching phones.

Director: Gower Champion | Stars: Virginia Gibson, Ward Ellis, Alan Mowbray, Chick Chandler

Votes: 251

5. Gateways to the Mind (1958 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

7.7
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The film presents how the human body recognizes and becomes aware of its surroundings. The various information pathways to the brain such as sight, sound, smell, taste and touch are ... See full summary »

Directors: Owen Crump, Chuck Jones | Stars: Frank Baxter, Hadley Cantrell, Edwin Max, Wilder Penfield

Votes: 26

6. The Spirit of Christmas (1950 TV Short)

27 min | Family, Short

8.6
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In this family film short, a nearly all marionette cast perform a dramatization of "The Night Before Christmas" and a performance of the Nativity.

Director: Mabel Beaton | Stars: Mabel Beaton Marionettes, Alexander Scourby

Votes: 280

7. Rehearsal: The Telephone Hour (1947)

28 min | Short

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Stars: The Bell Telephone Orchestra, Floyd Mack, Ezio Pinza, Tom Shirley

8. Charlie's Haunt (1950)

59 min | Comedy

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The residents of a small town are haunted by the ghost of Charlie McCarthy, who doesn't like the fact that they are a very careless bunch and are constantly putting themselves in danger.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Edgar Bergen, Richard Travis, Don Wilson, Olin Howland

9. Mr. Digit and the Battle of Bubbling Brook (1961)

17 min | Short

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Mr. Digit explains the to the public the impending change to all-number calling in this 1961 film starring the then-well-known radio and television team, Peg Lynch and Alan Bunce ("Ethel ... See full summary »

Director: Robert W. Larsen | Stars: Peggy Lynch, Alan Bunce, Howard McNear

10. Adventure in Telezonia (1950)

18 min | Short

5.4
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You will often see in old movies, scenes set in drugstores with a bank of many pay phones along one wall. By 1949, people were getting phones in their own homes and, gradually, the drug ... See full summary »

Director: Bil Baird

Votes: 8

11. It Couldn't Be Done (1970 TV Movie)

53 min | Documentary

8.5
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Documentary about structures that people didn't think could be done but were hosted by Lee Marvin which featured music and performances by the 5th Dimension.

Directors: Walt deFaria, Sheldon Fay Jr. | Stars: Lee Marvin, The 5th Dimension, Steve Mills

Votes: 6

12. Jose Jiminez Discovers America (1968 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Actor/comedian Bill Dana, as his character Jose Jimenez, travels across the USA from coast to coast, seeing everything from fishing villages in Massachusetts to Pennsylania Dutch festivals ... See full summary »

Director: George Freedland | Star: Bill Dana


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