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Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé 1.

Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

April 17, 2019
The documentary film about Beyoncé's 2018 Coachella performance promises interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and information about the creation of her concept.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
7.9
Louis C.K.: Oh My God 2.

Louis C.K.: Oh My God

April 13, 2013
The fourth HBO stand-up special for Louis C.K. was filmed at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
8.2
The Flag 3.

The Flag

September 4, 2013
The documentary film seeks to discover what happened to the flag put up by firemen on the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
tbd
Springsteen on Broadway 4.

Springsteen on Broadway

December 16, 2018
The Boss tells personal stories and plays acoustic versions of some of his songs in his one-man show at Broadway's Walter Kerr Theatre filmed July 17 and 18, 2018.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.1
Glory Hounds 5.

Glory Hounds

February 21, 2013
Filmed in Afghanistan, the two-hour special profiles four military dogs and their handlers in the war zone as they locate insurgents and dangerous explosives.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.6
Louis C.K.: 2017 6.

Louis C.K.: 2017

April 4, 2017
The first of two comedy stand-up specials filmed for Netflix was recorded at Washington, D.C.'s DAR Constitution Hall.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
6.7
Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert 7.

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

April 1, 2018
NBC's latest live musical will be a concert staging of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera at Brooklyn's Marcy Armory with John Legend as Jesus, Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene, Brandon Victor Dixon as Judas, Alice Cooper as King Herod, Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Norm Lewis as Caiaphas, Jin Ha as Annas, Jason Tam as Peter and Erik Gronwall as Simon Zealotes.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
4.8
Lady Gaga Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden 8.

Lady Gaga Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden

May 7, 2011
HBO broadcasts Lady Gaga's concert recorded in February at New York's Madison Square Garden.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.8
All The President's Men Revisited 9.

All The President's Men Revisited

April 21, 2013
The two-hour documentary narrated by Robert Redford includes archival footage and interviews with Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stein, David Frost, Tom Brokaw, Rachel Maddow, Joe Scarborough, James Carville, Mary Matalin, and Fred Thompson about the Watergate scandal and the impact of "All the President’s Men," the Oscar-winning 1976 film it inspired.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
The Tony Awards 10.

The Tony Awards

June 10, 2018
Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban co-hosted the annual Broadway award show at Radio City Music Hall.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.5
Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling 11.

Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling

August 9, 2019
Rocko, Heffer and Philbert return home to O-Town after 20 years in space in this special for the 1990s Nickelodeon cartoon created by Joe Murray.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
4.9
Chris Rock: Tamborine 12.

Chris Rock: Tamborine

February 14, 2018
The first of two standup specials on Netflix for Chris Rock was filmed at the Brooklyn Academy of Music and is his first in 10 years.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
4.3
Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin 13.

Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin

March 21, 2017
This comedy special was filmed in 2016 at Los Angeles' Palladium and is one of the three scheduled in 2017 for Netflix.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.4
The Golden Globe Awards 14.

The Golden Globe Awards

January 7, 2018
Seth Meyers hosted the 75th Golden Globes Awards with Oprah Winfrey receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
3.5
Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo 15.

Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo

October 17, 2015
Directed by Chris Rock, the debut HBO stand-up special for the Emmy-winning comedian was filmed in May 2014 at the famed New York theater.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
4.8
An Adventure in Space and Time 16.

An Adventure in Space and Time

November 21, 2013
The film written by Doctor Who and Sherlock writer Mark Gatiss dramatizes the difficulties of producing the sci-fi series Doctor Who in the 1960s by co-creators Sydney Newman (Brian Cox) and Verity Lambert (Jessica Raine) as well as the origination of regeneration after first Doctor actor William Hartnell (David Bradley) left the show in 1966.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.4
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill 17.

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill

March 12, 2016
Filmed before a live audience at the New Orleans club, Cafe Brasil, Audra McDonald reprises her Tony Award-winning role as Billie Holiday in the Lanie Robertson's play about the life of the jazz singer.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
5.7
Bill Cosby: Far From Finished 18.

Bill Cosby: Far From Finished

November 23, 2013
Bill Cosby's first comedy special in over 30 years was recorded at the Cerritos Performing Arts Center in Cerritos, California.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
6.4
Betty White: First Lady of Television 19.

Betty White: First Lady of Television

August 21, 2018
10 years in the making, the PBS special takes a look at the nearly 70 year long career of Betty White with clips, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from costars and friends such as Pamela Adlon, Valerie Bertinelli, Carol Burnett, Georgia Engel, Tina Fey, Valerie Harper, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gavin MacLeod, Carl Reiner, Ryan Reynolds, Tom Sullivan, and Alex Trebek.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
Talking Funny 20.

Talking Funny

April 22, 2011
Louis C.K., Ricky Gervais, Chris Rock, and Jerry Seinfeld discuss the different aspects of being a successful comedian.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
8.0
Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles 21.

Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles

November 23, 2013
Sarah Silverman covers such topics as 9/11 widows, Jesus, her dog Duck, and pornography on her first HBO comedy special filmed in Los Angeles in May.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
5.5
Grease: Live 22.

Grease: Live

January 31, 2016
The live adaptation of the musical finds Sandy (Julianne Hough) transferring to the high school of Danny's (Aaron Tveit) where she meets the Pink Ladies: Rizzo (Vanessa Hudgens), Frenchy (Carly Rae Jepsen), Marty (Keke Palmer). and Jan (Kether Donohue) as well as the T-Birds: Kenickie (Carlos PenaVega) and Putzie (David Del Rio).
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.3
Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas 23.

Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas

December 16, 2014
The stop-motion animated Christmas special based on the 2003 theatrical movie Elf and its Broadway Musical follows Buddy (voiced by Jim Parsons) as he travels to New York City to meet the father he never knew.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
6.3
Wishful Drinking 24.

Wishful Drinking

December 12, 2010
Carrie Fisher's one-woman show about her family, Star Wars, and being bipolar was filmed from a performance in New Jersey.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
6.2
Jerry Before Seinfeld 25.

Jerry Before Seinfeld

September 19, 2017
The first of two specials on Netflix from the comedian features a return to the Comic Strip Live (where he had his professional debut) stage interspersed with old audio clips, photos and home movies.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
6.9
Ellen DeGeneres: Relatable 26.

Ellen DeGeneres: Relatable

December 18, 2018
Filmed in Seattle's Benaroya Hall, Ellen DeGeneres reflects on her life and career in her first stand-up special since 2003.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
5.2
Aziz Ansari: Right Now 27.

Aziz Ansari: Right Now

July 9, 2019
The third comedy special for Netflix from Aziz Ansari was directed by Spike Jonze and filmed at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
6.0
The Wiz Live! 28.

The Wiz Live!

December 3, 2015
NBC's latest live musical is an adaptation of the retelling of The Wizard of Oz with 18-year-old newcomer Shanice Williams as Dorothy; Queen Latifah as the Wiz; Mary J. Blige as Evillene, the Wicked Witch of the West; David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion; Elijah Kelley as the Scarecrow; Ne-Yo as the Tin Man; Common as the Bouncer of the Emerald City; and The Wiz's original Broadway Dorothy, Stephanie Mills as Aunt Em.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
6.2
Annie: It's the Hard-Knock Life, From Script to Stage 29.

Annie: It's the Hard-Knock Life, From Script to Stage

June 28, 2013
The documentary directed by Joshua Seftel follows the revival production of the Broadway musical including casting, rehearsals, and opening night.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
3.7
Amy Schumer: The Leather Special 30.

Amy Schumer: The Leather Special

March 7, 2017
The one-hour comedy special was recorded in Denver’s Bellco Theater in Novemeber 2016.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
1.2
Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 31.

Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons"

May 22, 2019
All in the Family and its spinoff, The Jeffersons are getting a live TV staging of a classic episode from each program hosted by Normal Lear and Jimmy Kimmel. Archie Bunker will be played by Woody Harrelson, with Marisa Tomei as Edith, Ellie Kemper as Gloria, Will Ferrell as Tom, Justina Machado as Florence. While the Jeffersons cast includes Jamie Foxx as George Jefferson and Wanda Sykes as Louise.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
5.2
The Address 32.

The Address

April 15, 2014
Ken Burns' follows a group of boys between 11-17-years-old who attend The Greenwood School, a boarding school where many of the children have learning issues such as ADHD or dyslexia, learn the Gettysburg Address.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
tbd
It Gets Better 33.

It Gets Better

February 21, 2012
Profiles of three LGBT teenagers are the focus of this MTV special based on the The It Gets Better Project begun by Dan Savage and his partner, Terry Miller.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
tbd
George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview 34.

George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview

August 28, 2011
Former President George W. Bush is interviewed about his thoughts and feelings during and after the attacks on September 11th.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
4.4
Dave Chappelle: Deep in the Heart of Texas 35.

Dave Chappelle: Deep in the Heart of Texas

March 21, 2017
This comedy special filmed in April 2015 at Austin's Moody Theater is one of the three scheduled in 2017 for Netflix.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
8.3
A Very Murray Christmas 36.

A Very Murray Christmas

December 4, 2015
The Christmas special directed by Sofia Coppola and written by Coppola, Bill Murray and Mitch Glazer, is set in New York's Carlyle Hotel with Murray acting and singing in sketches with a variety of artists including Michael Cera, Miley Cyrus, George Clooney, Miley Cyrus, Rashida Jones, Jenny Lewis, Phoenix, Amy Poehler, Chris Rock, Maya Rudolph, and Jason Schwartzman.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
5.1
Alpha House 37.

Alpha House

April 19, 2013
Amazon's first original series is a political comedy from Doonesbury cartoonist Gary Trudeau about a group of U.S. senators who share a Washington, D.C. rental house. John Goodman, Clark Johnson, Cynthia Nixon, Wanda Sykes, Matt Malloy, and Amy Sedaris star. Episodes after the first three will be exclusive to Amazon Prime members.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
6.8
Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis 38.

Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis

December 17, 2011
Producer and Director Gregg Barson examines the life of superstar comedian Jerry Lewis in this all access special from Starz. Comprised of behind-the-scenes footage, early recordings, and a host of A-list interviews, Method to the Madness thoroughly explores Lewis and both his onstage and offstage lives.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
Hairspray Live! 39.

Hairspray Live!

December 7, 2016
Baltimore teen Tracy Turnblad (Maddie Baillio) dreams of dancing on the Corny Collins Show come true and with her new-found fame seeks to integrate the show so her friends can join her in this adaption of the movie-turned-musical with encouragement from her mother (Harvey Fierstein) and father (Martin Short).
Metascore:
66
User Score:
7.1
Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein 40.

Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein

July 16, 2019
The mockumentary from John Levenstein features David Harbour as a fictional version of himself as he looks into his late father's career and discovers "lost" footage of his father's final stage play.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
4.6
Life's Too Short 41.

Life's Too Short

November 10, 2011
Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant return to HBO with yet another British comedy series. Warwick Davis, best known for his role in Willow, plays a fictionalized version of himself.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
7.2
A Christmas Story Live! 42.

A Christmas Story Live!

December 17, 2017
The Tony-nominated musical (itself based on the 1983 movie) is the latest live musical for Fox and features a new song written just for this production. Adult Raphie (Matthew Broderick) recalls the Christmas when his nine-year old (Andy Walken) self wanted a Red Ryder BB, despite warnings from his mother (Maya Rudolph), his teacher (Jane Krakowski) and even Santa (David Alan Grier) who said he'd shoot his eye out.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
4.3
White People 43.

White People

July 22, 2015
Jose Antonio Vargas traveled across the United states to talk to young people about race for his documentary that is apart of MTV's Look Different campaign.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
2.6
Mockingbird Lane 44.

Mockingbird Lane

October 26, 2012
Pushing Daisies creator Bryan Fuller remakes the classic 1960s TV series, The Munsters.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
7.2
How Murray Saved Christmas 45.

How Murray Saved Christmas

December 5, 2014
The animated special based on the children books written by Mike Reiss where in the town of Stinky Cigars every holiday character lives, deli owner Murray (Jerry Stiller) is recruited to deliver Santa's presents after Edison Elf's (Sean Hayes) invention knocks Santa unconscious.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
tbd
The Grammy Awards 46.

The Grammy Awards

February 8, 2006
The annual music awards show (held at Los Angeles' Staples Center) included performances by Madonna with the Gorillaz, Mary J. Blige with U2, Kanye West with Jamie Foxx, and a rare appearance by Sly Stone.
Metascore:
55
User Score:
4.8
Peter Pan Live! 47.

Peter Pan Live!

December 4, 2014
After the success of the live production of the Sound of Music, NBC returns with Allison Williams as the boy who never wanted to grow up and Christopher Walken as Captain Hook.
Metascore:
55
User Score:
3.8
The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again 48.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again

October 20, 2016
Tim Curry returns as the Criminologist Narrator in this remake of the movie musical executive produced by Lou Adler, Gail Berman, and Kenny Ortega. Janet Weiss (Victoria Justice) and Brad Majors (Ryan McCartan) end up at Dr. Frank-N-Furter's (Laverne Cox) house where the birth of Rocky Horror (Staz Nair) is the highlight of her annual Transylvanian science convention.
Metascore:
55
User Score:
2.6
Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue 49.

Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue

November 13, 2010
Filmed before a live audience at Harlem's Apollo Theatre, HBO presents the first stand-up special for the former cast member of Saturday Night Live and current 30 Rock actor, Tracy Morgan.
Metascore:
55
User Score:
tbd
The Pee-wee Herman Show on Broadway 50.

The Pee-wee Herman Show on Broadway

March 19, 2011
Pee-Wee is back on TV appearing on a special HBO broadcast of the Broadway show The Pee-Wee Herman Show filmed at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
7.4
William & Catherine: A Royal Romance 51.

William & Catherine: A Royal Romance

August 27, 2011
The latest made-for-TV movie about the courtship and marriage of Prince William and Catherine Millington features Jane Alexander as Queen Elizabeth I and Victor Garbor as Prince Charles.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
6.8
The Tony Awards 52.

The Tony Awards

June 11, 2017
Kevin Spacey hosted the annual Broadway award show at Radio City Music Hall.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
tbd
The Sound of Music Live! 53.

The Sound of Music Live!

December 5, 2013
Carrie Underwood is Maria in this live adaptation of the original Broadway musical The Sound of Music that includes Stephen Moyer as Captain von Trapp as well as Broadway veterans Audra McDonald as Mother Abbes, Laura Benanti as Elsa, and Christian Borle as Max.
Metascore:
52
User Score:
6.1
How Sherlock Changed the World 54.

How Sherlock Changed the World

December 17, 2013
Interviews with criminologists, archival footage, and dramatizations illustrate the influence of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective on modern forensic science in this special narrated by Andrew Lincoln.
Metascore:
51
User Score:
tbd
Rent (2019) 55.

Rent (2019)

January 27, 2019
Jonathan Larson's award-winning musical re-imagining of Puccini's "La Bohème" set in New York City is the latest show to become a live TV musical for Fox.
Metascore:
49
User Score:
5.7
The Tony Awards 56.

The Tony Awards

June 9, 2019
James Corden hosted the annual Broadway award show at Radio City Music Hall.
Metascore:
46
User Score:
tbd
The Grammy Awards 57.

The Grammy Awards

February 11, 2007
The annual music awards show (held again at Los Angeles' Staples Center) was highlighted by only the second performance by a reunited Police in 25 years. The Dixie Chicks and Mary J. Blige were among the night's biggest winners.
Metascore:
41
User Score:
1.9
The Passion 58.

The Passion

March 20, 2016
Tyler Perry hosts and narrates the live musical in New Orleans about Jesus' last hours.
Metascore:
40
User Score:
2.8

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