TV Special (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating

Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill (2020 TV Special)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld performs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City with his take on everyday life, uncovering comedy in the commonplace.

Director: Joe DeMaio | Star: Jerry Seinfeld

Votes: 3,112

The Sound of Music Live! (2013 TV Special)

TV-PG | 180 min | Biography, Drama, Family

A live telecast of the famous Rodgers and Hammerstein musical.

Directors: Rob Ashford, Beth McCarthy-Miller | Stars: Carrie Underwood, Stephen Moyer, Laura Benanti, Christian Borle

Votes: 3,605

Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall (2020 TV Special)

TV-PG | 85 min | Music

Backed by a full band and a ready wit, actor Ben Platt opens up a very personal songbook onstage - numbers from his debut LP, "Sing to Me Instead."

Directors: Alex Timbers, Sam Wrench | Stars: Ben Platt, Crystal Monee Hall, Kojo Littles, Allen René Louis

Votes: 170

Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything (2020 TV Special)

TV-MA | 66 min | Comedy

Turning 50. Finding love again. Buying a house. Experiencing existential dread at Denny's. Life comes at Patton Oswalt fast in this stand-up special.

Director: Marcus Raboy | Stars: Patton Oswalt, Bob Rubin

Votes: 472

Celebrity Escape Room (2020 TV Special)


Jack Black leads Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Adam Scott and Ben Stiller through a escape room adventure in this laugh-filled special.

Director: Alex Van Wagner | Stars: Kristen Bell, Jack Black, Kelly Clarkson, Courteney Cox

Votes: 60

Best in Sex: 2019 AVN Awards (2019 TV Special)

TV-MA | 90 min | News

Cardi B performs at this year's AVN Awards. The ceremony celebrates the biggest names in the adult entertainment industry and includes comedy segments along with an insider's look into the industry's premier trade show and expo.

Director: Gary Miller | Stars: Amber Alena, Britney Amber, Joanna Angel, Aiden Ashley

Votes: 79

Money Heist: The Phenomenon (2020 TV Special)

57 min | Documentary

A documentary on why and how "Money Heist" sparked a wave of enthusiasm around the world for a lovable group of thieves and their professor.

Directors: Luis Alfaro, Pablo Lejarreta

Votes: 1,603

Best in Sex: 2020 AVN Awards (2020 TV Special)


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Stars: Ramzi Abed, Abby Adams, Bobby Adore, Ashley Aleigh

Best in Sex: 2018 AVN Awards (2018 TV Special)

TV-MA | 87 min | Adult, News

The AVN awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the world of adult entertainment. Awards are given out in categories like Best New Starlet, Most Outrageous Sex Scene, Best Group Sex Scene and Most Spectacular Boobs.

Stars: Amirah Adara, Asa Akira, Anikka Albrite, Britney Amber

Votes: 36

Best in Sex: 2017 AVN Awards (2017 TV Special)

TV-MA | 87 min | News

Considered the industry's highest honor, the AVN Awards celebrates outstanding achievements in the world of adult entertainment in categories that recognize performers, directors, retailers... See full summary »

Director: Gary Miller | Stars: Amirah Adara, Asa Akira, Anikka Albrite, Britney Amber

Votes: 120

Mockingbird Lane (2012 TV Special)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Grandpa Sam Dracula is essentially Dracula who assembled Herman because no man was good enough for his daughter Lily, a sexy vampiress. Lily's niece Marilyn the freak is actually normal and... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Jerry O'Connell, Portia de Rossi, Charity Wakefield, Mason Cook

Votes: 3,874

Brendan Schaub: You'd Be Surprised (2019 TV Special)

TV-MA | 65 min | Comedy, Horror

A modern-day renaissance man, Schaub is a former footballer, retired MMA fighter and current podcast host. Now, he adds another achievement to his resume. He takes to the stage to tell his tales in his first-ever stand-up comedy special.

Director: Jay Lafayette | Star: Brendan Schaub

Votes: 2,078

Threat Level Midnight: The Movie (2019 TV Special)

TV-14 | 25 min | Action, Comedy

After secret agent Michael Scarn (played by Steve Carell) is forced into retirement due to the death of his wife Catherine Zeta-Scarn, the President of the United States of America (played ... See full summary »

Director: Tucker Gates | Stars: Steve Carell, John Krasinski, Creed Bratton, Leslie David Baker

Votes: 640

The Disney Family Singalong (2020 TV Special)

Family, Musical

Ryan Seacrest hosts a nationwide singalong event featuring celebrities and their families as they take on their favorite Disney tunes from their homes; onscreen lyrics allow viewers to sing along.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Christina Aguilera, Erin Andrews, Joshua Bassett, Beyoncé

Votes: 160

Undertaker: The Last Ride: First Look (2020 TV Special)

TV-PG | 14 min | Documentary, Sport

WWE Network special documentary focusing the first look at an unprecedented limited series event The Undertaker.

Stars: Mark Calaway, Joe Anoa'i, Gorilla Monsoon, Mick Foley

Votes: 56

The Disney Family Singalong Volume 2 (2020 TV Special)

TV-G | Family, Musical

Ryan Seacrest hosts the second Disney Family Singalong featuring celebrities and their families as they take on their favorite Disney tunes from their homes. Special guests include John Legend, Christina Aguilera, Shakira, and Katy Perry.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Christina Aguilera, Lindsay Arnold, Alan Bersten, Sabrina Carpenter

Votes: 54

Best in Sex: 2016 AVN Awards (2016 TV Special)

TV-MA | 80 min

The hottest adult stars and top adult movies are celebrated at this awards ceremony known as the "Oscars of porn" presented at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, where everything ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Miller | Stars: Asa Akira, Anikka Albrite, Nadia Ali, Joanna Angel

Votes: 64

Marc Maron: End Times Fun (2020 TV Special)

71 min | Documentary, Comedy

Marc Maron wades through a swamp of vitamin hustlers, evangelicals and grown male nerd children, culminating in a gleefully filthy end times fantasy.

Director: Lynn Shelton | Star: Marc Maron

Votes: 1,193

John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch (2019 TV Special)

TV-PG | 70 min | Comedy, Family, Musical

John Mulaney and his kid pals tackle existential topics for all ages with catchy songs, comedy sketches and special guests in a nostalgic variety special.

Director: Rhys Thomas | Stars: John Mulaney, Alexander Bello, Tyler Bourke, Ava Briglia

Votes: 2,705

Ricky Gervais: Humanity (2018 TV Special)

TV-MA | 79 min | Comedy

Live performance of British comedian Ricky Gervais filmed in London's Eventim Apollo.

Director: John L. Spencer | Star: Ricky Gervais

Votes: 13,064

Chris D'Elia: No Pain (2020 TV Special)

55 min | Comedy

Chris D'Elia takes the stage in Minneapolis to offer his thoughts on everything from self-censorship to problematic dolphins to lame mutant powers.

Director: Matt D'Elia | Star: Chris D'Elia

Votes: 1,313

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018 TV Special)

TV-MA | 69 min | Documentary, Comedy

Stand-up comedy in which Hannah Gadsby explains why she is giving up comedy. She tells the story of the strength of being a broken woman who has rebuilt herself.

Directors: Jon Olb, Madeleine Parry | Star: Hannah Gadsby

Votes: 8,456

Jimmy O. Yang: Good Deal (2020 TV Special)


Performed live at the Neptune Theater in Seattle, Washington, Jimmy O. Yang covers hilarious interactions with immigrant parents, his thoughts on Matt Damon, and whether ghosts will haunt one-bedroom apartments.

Director: Marcus Raboy | Star: Jimmy O. Yang

Votes: 322

Best in Sex: 2015 AVN Awards (2015 TV Special)

TV-MA | 94 min | News

The hottest adult stars and top adult movies are celebrated at this awards ceremony at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, where everything from Best Big Bust Release, Best Celebrity Sex Tape and Best Orgy are paid tribute to.

Director: Gary Miller | Stars: Farrah Laurel Abraham, Asa Akira, Anikka Albrite, August Ames

Votes: 62

Pete Davidson: Alive from New York (2020 TV Special)

TV-MA | 49 min | Comedy

Comedian Pete Davidson's intimate and candid stand-up special shot live in New York City.

Director: Jason Orley | Star: Pete Davidson

Votes: 2,080

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones (2019 TV Special)

TV-MA | 65 min | Comedy

Dave Chappelle takes on gun culture, the opioid crisis, and the tidal wave of celebrity scandals in a defiant stand-up special filmed in Atlanta.

Director: Stan Lathan | Star: Dave Chappelle

Votes: 19,713

WrestleMania 36 (2020 TV Special)

TV-PG | 383 min | Action, Drama, Sport

WrestleMania 36 is the upcoming, 36th annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view and WWE Network event produced by WWE for their Raw and SmackDown brands.

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Brock Lesnar, Drew Galloway, Bill Goldberg, Adam Scherr

Votes: 316

The Oscars (2020 TV Special)

TV-14 | 170 min | Music

The 92nd Academy Awards for film achievements in 2019 are presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Taika Waititi

Votes: 793

The Freddie Mercury Tribute: Concert for AIDS Awareness (1992 TV Special)

Unrated | 175 min | Documentary, Music

The benefit concert in memory of Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of Queen, who died of AIDS in November 1991.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Freddie Mercury, Queen, David Bowie, Gary Cherone

Votes: 1,475

Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber (2015 TV Special)

TV-MA | 84 min | Comedy

Several roasters, and the master himself Kevin Hart, make fun of Justin Bieber.

Stars: Justin Bieber, Kevin Hart, Martha Stewart, Natasha Leggero

Votes: 3,500

Cinderella (1957 TV Special)

90 min | Musical, Family, Comedy

Although mistreated by her cruel Stepmother (Ilka Chase) and stepsisters Portia (Kaye Ballard) and Joy (Alice Ghostley), Cinderella (Dame Julie Andrews) is able to attend the royal ball through the help of a Fairy Godmother (Edie Adams).

Director: Ralph Nelson | Stars: Julie Andrews, Ilka Chase, Edie Adams, Howard Lindsay

Votes: 903

2020 Golden Globe Awards (2020 TV Special)

TV-14 | 134 min | Comedy

Awards ceremony celebrating the best in TV and film. Ricky Gervais hosts.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Michael Douglas

Votes: 551

Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special (2017 TV Special)

TV-MA | 54 min | Comedy, Music, Musical

After Santa tells Michael Bolton that he needs 75,000 new babies by Christmas to meet toy supply, Michael Bolton hosts a sexy telethon to get the world to start making love.

Directors: Scott Aukerman, Akiva Schaffer | Stars: Michael Bolton, Sarah Shahi, Adam Scott, Matthew Kimbrough

Votes: 1,770

My Hero Academia: All Might Rising (2019 TV Special)

4 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A short special about All Might included with the Blu-ray/DVD release of My Hero Academia: Two Heroes.

Stars: Masamichi Kitada, Kenta Miyake, Mie Sonozaki, Akio Ôtsuka

Votes: 45

Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (1994 TV Special)

100 min | Documentary, Music

The Eagles perform in concert, in celebration of the group's reunion, which was supposed to occur "when hell freezes over."

Director: Beth McCarthy-Miller | Stars: Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Don Felder, Joe Walsh

Votes: 1,015

Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (1998 TV Special)

TV-14 | 75 min | Comedy

Live from New York City, Jerry Seinfeld, aided and abetted by a host of friends and fellow comedians, performs his 1998 Emmy-nominated performance on Broadway.

Director: Marty Callner | Stars: Jerry Seinfeld, Michael Barryte, Grace Bustos, George Carlin

Votes: 5,042

Taylor Swift: Reputation Stadium Tour (2018 TV Special)

TV-PG | 125 min | Documentary, Music

Taylor Swift takes the stage and proves she doesn't care about her bad reputation.

Director: Paul Dugdale | Stars: Taylor Swift, Matt Billingslea, Camila Cabello, Giuseppe Giofre

Votes: 3,385

Hannah Gadsby: Douglas (2020 TV Special)

TV-MA | 72 min | Comedy

Hannah Gadsby ("Nanette") returns for her second stand-up special and shares her latest takes on popularity, identity, language, feminism and more.

Star: Hannah Gadsby

Votes: 440

A Very Murray Christmas (2015 TV Special)

TV-MA | 56 min | Comedy, Music, Musical

Bill Murray worries no one will show up to his TV show due to a terrible snowstorm in New York City.

Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Bill Murray, Paul Shaffer, Michael Cera, George Clooney

Votes: 13,496

Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump (2011 TV Special)

TV-MA | 65 min | Comedy

Billionaire Donald Trump is roasted on Comedy Central by Jeffrey Ross, Seth MacFarlane, Gilbert Gottfried, Whitney Cummings, Snoop Dogg, Larry King, Marlee Matlin, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, Lisa Lampanelli and Anthony Jeselnic.

Director: Joel Gallen | Stars: Donald Trump, Seth MacFarlane, Whitney Cummings, Marlee Matlin

Votes: 1,965

The Happy Days of Garry Marshall (2020 TV Special)

84 min | Documentary

Stars of some of Marshall's most iconic series and films, sharing their favorite memories of Marshall.

Director: John Scheinfeld | Stars: Anne Hathaway, Abigail Breslin, Chris Pine, Jennifer Garner

Votes: 15

Eddie Murphy: Delirious (1983 TV Special)

Not Rated | 69 min | Comedy

Eddie Murphy's raunchy, raucous stand-up comedy routine is captured for posterity on this tape.

Director: Bruce Gowers | Stars: Eddie Murphy, James Argiro, Gus Loundermon, Brian O'Neal

Votes: 15,798

Heroes of the Sky: The Mighty Eighth Air Force (2020 TV Special)

120 min | Documentary

The 'Mighty Eighth Air Force' tilted the balance for the Allies during World War II. This is the story of how they did it, using rare archival footage and dramatic eye-witness accounts of the airmen and the commanders themselves.

Director: David Jakubovic | Star: Bruce Kennedy

Votes: 8

The Sex Awards (2014 TV Special)

TV-MA | 72 min

Who will be crowned the first Porn Star of the Year? In the first fan-voted award show to be shown on television this behind-the-scenes look at the lives of the major porn stars provides ... See full summary »

Director: Doug Fresh | Stars: Jessica Drake, Veruca James, Penny Pax, Asa Akira

Votes: 30

Bo Burnham: Make Happy (2016 TV Special)

TV-MA | 60 min | Comedy, Music

Bo Burnham tackles life, death, sexuality, hypocrisy, mental illness and Pringles cans in his dazzling new stand-up special.

Directors: Bo Burnham, Christopher Storer | Star: Bo Burnham

Votes: 7,818

Beyoncé: Lemonade (2016 TV Special)

46 min | Music

A view of a woman's journey through life.

Directors: Beyoncé, Kahlil Joseph, Dikayl Rimmasch, Todd Tourso, Jonas Åkerlund, Melina Matsoukas, Mark Romanek | Stars: Beyoncé, Brittani Alexander, Jasmine Badie, Fulani Bahati

Votes: 2,325

John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City (2018 TV Special)

TV-MA | 65 min | Comedy

John Mulaney relays stories from his childhood and Saturday Night Live (1975), eviscerates the value of college, and laments getting older in this comedy special. Other topics include the church, his family, Trump and pedophiles abducting kids.

Director: Alex Timbers | Stars: John Mulaney, Jon Brion, Carole Shelley

Votes: 5,261

Bill Burr: Paper Tiger (2019 TV Special)

TV-MA | 67 min | Comedy

Bill Burr unloads on outrage culture, male feminism, cultural appropriation, robot sex and more in a blistering stand-up special shot in London.

Director: Mike Binder | Star: Bill Burr

Votes: 7,338

Tom Segura: Ball Hog (2020 TV Special)

TV-MA | 70 min | Comedy

Tom Segura scores laughs with uncomfortably candid stories about mothers, fathers, following your dreams - and other things you'd rather not think about.

Director: Rami Hachache | Star: Tom Segura

Votes: 1,431

Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell (2020 TV Special)

44 min

Interviews with the cast, creators, journalists and celebrity fans.

Director: Amy Segal | Stars: Sarah Levy, Dan Levy, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara

Votes: 74

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