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1. Million Dollar Arm (2014)

PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.0
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56 Metascore

A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.

Director: Craig Gillespie | Stars: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Alan Arkin, Suraj Sharma

Votes: 41,368 | Gross: $36.45M

2. Cover Girl (1944)

Passed | 107 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.8
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Rusty Parker wins a contest and becomes a celebrated cover girl; this endangers her romance with dancing mentor Danny.

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers

Votes: 4,296

3. Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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The ups and downs of life as experienced by a group of aspiring young artists in the early Fifties New York.

Director: Paul Mazursky | Stars: Lenny Baker, Shelley Winters, Ellen Greene, Lois Smith

Votes: 1,795

4. The World's Greatest Lover (1977)

PG | 89 min | Comedy

5.9
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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.

Director: Gene Wilder | Stars: Gene Wilder, Carol Kane, Dom DeLuise, Fritz Feld

Votes: 1,794

5. The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

7.1
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The film follows the trials and tribulations of David O. Selznick as he attempts to find an actress to play the role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939).

Director: John Erman | Stars: Tony Curtis, Bill Macy, Harold Gould, Sharon Gless

Votes: 337

6. StarStruck (2003– )

Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.1
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Stars: Dingdong Dantes, Jennylyn Mercado, Cherie Gil, Jose Manalo

Votes: 17

7. Dim Dam Dom (1965– )

Documentary

9.1
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Stars: Marguerite Duras, Serge Gainsbourg, Sylvie Vartan, France Gall

Votes: 23

8. Mike Fright (1934)

Passed | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Family

7.4
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The gang attends a radio station amateur show.

Director: Gus Meins | Stars: Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Scotty Beckett, Tommy Bond, George 'Spanky' McFarland

Votes: 144

9. Million Dollar Baby (1934)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.7
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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".

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Arline Judge, Ray Walker, Jimmy Fay, George E. Stone

Votes: 15

10. Star Circle Quest (2004– )

45 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

6.0
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Stars: Luis Manzano, Jodi Sta. Maria, Maricel Laxa, Gloria Diaz

Votes: 9

11. Discorama (1957–1975)

Music

8.8
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Stars: Denise Glaser, Jean Desailly, Jean-Pierre Darras, Philippe Noiret

Votes: 6

12. Le petit théâtre de Bouvard (1982– )

15 min | Comedy

7.0
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Stars: Philippe Bouvard, Mimie Mathy, Bruno Le Millin, Christine Reverho

Votes: 24

13. Fame (2003)

60 min | Family, Music, Reality-TV

3.0
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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".

Stars: Debbie Allen, Allyson Arena, Shannon Bex, Joey Fatone

Votes: 20

14. It Can't Last Forever (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

4.2
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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 »

Director: Hamilton MacFadden | Stars: Ralph Bellamy, Betty Furness, Robert Armstrong, Raymond Walburn

Votes: 16

15. Hollywood Screen Test (1948–1953)

30 min | Family

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Stars: Neil Hamilton, Tom Drake, Margo, Hurd Hatfield

16. Exo ftoheia kai kali kardia (1964)

89 min | Comedy

6.6
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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?

Director: Panos Glykofrydis | Stars: Thanasis Vengos, Andreas Douzos, Marion Siva, Dimitris Nikolaidis

Votes: 94

17. Whatever Happened to the Minipops? (2005 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

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Documentary examining the controversial 80's programme 'Minipops'.

Director: Martin Fuller | Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Stephanie Coleman, Kelly East, Joanna Foster

18. The Horace Heidt Show (1950–1951)

30 min | Music

7.6
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Stars: Horace Heidt, Nino Tempo

Votes: 5

19. Miss Philippines (1947)

Comedy

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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 »

Director: Gregorio Fernandez | Stars: Norma Blancaflor, Jose Padilla Jr., Lirio del Valle, Alfonso Carvajal

20. Search for a Star in a Million (2005– )

Game-Show, Music, Musical

5.5
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Stars: Sarah Geronimo, Mark Bautista, Christian Bautista, Agot Isidro

Votes: 8

21. Starstruck (2000– )

Music

5.3
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Stars: Jay Laga'aia, Glenn Wheatley, Jo Beth Taylor

Votes: 7

22. Wansapanataym (2010–2019)
Episode: Apir disapir (2011)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Director: Erick C. Salud | Stars: Kathryn Bernardo, Perla Bautista, Lito Pimentel, Maricar De Mesa

23. Hidden Stories (2009– )
Episode: Beat It (2010)

Drama, Family

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Bram wants to win the High School Talent contest and thinks he can only do that without taking the pills which control his ADHD.

Director: Jan Pool | Stars: Rick Mackenbach, Dzifa Kusenuh, Tom Hodgson, Marianne van Wijnkoop

24. Star Circle Quest (2004– )
Episode: Star Circle National Teen Quest (2004)

30 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

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Director: Bobet Vidanes | Stars: Luis Manzano, Jodi Sta. Maria, Gloria Diaz, Laurenti M. Dyogi

25. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Lucky Legs (1959)

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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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.

Director: Roger Kay | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 120



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