Most Popular Talent Search Movies and TV Shows
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1. Million Dollar Arm (2014)
PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.
Votes: 41,368 | Gross: $36.45M
4. The World's Greatest Lover (1977)
PG | 89 min | Comedy
A neurotic baker travels to Hollywood to attend a talent search for an actor to rival the great Valentino. Although not an actor, through blind luck he succeeds, to a certain degree.
5. The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 98 min | Drama
9. Million Dollar Baby (1934)
Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A husband-and-wife vaudeville team disguise their young son as a girl so he can enter a contest run by a movie studio that's looking for "a new Shirley Temple".
13. Fame (2003)
60 min | Family, Music, Reality-TV
Talent-contest featuring 24 dancer/singers from across the USA, hand-picked by producer Debbie Allen to compete in front of judges and a live audience for recording contracts and "Fame".
14. It Can't Last Forever (1937)
Approved | 68 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Russ Matthews, a theatrical agent who is not above pulling off a hoax or two or more to further the career of his clients (and himself), and a newspaper gossip-columnist, Carol Wilson, get ... See full summary »
16. Exo ftoheia kai kali kardia (1964)
89 min | Comedy
An aspiring showman visits the host of a popular talent show to ask him of a big favour, only to end up with his own booking agency instead. Is his handsome, but inexperienced protagonist capable of pulling off a surprising performance?
19. Miss Philippines (1947)
Another comedy of errors about a search for a new star for LVN Pictures, then already a major production company at that time. Norma Blancaflor pretends to be rich to join the contest. She ... See full summary »
Perry Mason (1957–1966)
The Case of the Lucky Legs
TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
In Cloverdale, Utah, Cluny is chosen "Lucky Legs," but her boyfriend, Bob Doray, accuses the show's producer, Frank Patton, of running a bogus contest. Marjorie goes to Hollywood anyway and disappears followed by Patton's murder.