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List of George Burns Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary Special (1981)
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1
Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary Special
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Kip Walton
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Bob Hope, Milton Berle, Glen Campbell
2. The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956)
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1
The Solid Gold Cadillac
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1
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Quine
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Paul Douglas, Hiram Sherman, Fred Clark, Judy Holliday
3. The Sunshine Boys (1975)
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0
The Sunshine Boys
PG
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Al Lewis
Director:
Herbert Ross
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Walter Matthau, Steve Allen, Phyllis Diller, Richard Benjamin
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
4. Going in Style (1979)
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0
Going in Style
PG
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe
Director:
Martin Brest
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Art Carney, Lee Strasberg, Charles Hallahan, Pamela Payton-Wright
5. International House (1933)
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International House
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1

When Chinese inventor Dr. Wong invites bids for his latest creation, a television-like device, both potential buyers and stealers gather in the metropolitan hotel, International House, in Wuhu, China. One of them, Tommy Nash, the representative of an American electric company, also wants to marry his sweetheart Carol, but after he develops rashes, the whole hotel is quarantined.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Burns
Director:
A. Edward Sutherland
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stuart Erwin, Rudy Vallee, Gracie Allen, Bela Lugosi
6. The Big Broadcast (1932)
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1
The Big Broadcast
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1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Stuart Erwin, Bing Crosby, Leila Hyams, Sharon Lynn
7. 100% Service (1931)
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100% Service
2
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George (as Burns)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute
8. The Antique Shop (1931)
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1
The Antique Shop
1
1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Customer (as Burns)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Herschel Mayall, Gracie Allen, Chester Clute
9. A Damsel in Distress (1937)
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0
A Damsel in Distress
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George
Director:
George Stevens
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Reginald Gardiner, Fred Astaire, Gracie Allen, Joan Fontaine
10. Six of a Kind (1934)
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Six of a Kind
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Six of a Kind is a comedy film that is about two couples on a road trip to Hollywood. However, none of them are aware of the fact that the car carries embezzled funds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George Edward
Director:
Leo McCarey
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
W.C. Fields, Charles Ruggles, Gracie Allen, Mary Boland
11. Pulling a Bone (1931)
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1
Pulling a Bone
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
Man with Bone
Director:
Howard Bretherton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute, William Browning, Dorothy Adams
12. Your Hat (1932)
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0
Your Hat
1
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Hat Salesman (as Burns)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute, Barton MacLane
13. Walking the Baby (1933)
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1
Walking the Baby
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1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George (as Burns)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute
14. Oh, My Operation (1931)
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0
Oh, My Operation
2
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
The New Patient (as Burns)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute
15. Lambchops (1929)
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0
Lambchops
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George the Boyfriend (as Burns)
Director:
Murray Roth
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen
16. The Babbling Book (1932)
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1
The Babbling Book
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1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George (as Burns)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute, Donald Meek
17. Let's Dance (1933)
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1
Let's Dance
0
1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George, a Sailor (as Burns)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Barton MacLane
18. Oh, God! (1977)
2
0
Oh, God!
PG
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
God
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Donald Pleasence, Teri Garr, Ralph Bellamy
19. Many Happy Returns (1934)
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Many Happy Returns
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Barbier, Gracie Allen, Ray Milland, Joan Marsh
20. Honolulu (1939)
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1
Honolulu
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Duffy
Director:
Edward Buzzell
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Robert Young, Eleanor Powell, Rita Johnson
21. College Swing (1938)
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College Swing
1
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Gracie belonging to the powerful Alden family fails to graduate from the college founded by her grandfather for the ninth year in a row. Therefore, he leaves it in his will that the first female of the family to graduate within 200 years will be the new owner of the college. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George Jonas
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bob Hope, Betty Grable, Edward Everett Horton, Gracie Allen
22. Here Comes Cookie (1935)
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1
Here Comes Cookie
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
George Barbier, Gracie Allen, Andrew Tombes, Betty Furness
23. We're Not Dressing (1934)
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We're Not Dressing
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0

Wealthy and spoiled socialite Doris Worthington is being courted by two princes Michael and Alexander, while having a yacht trip. When the yacht capsizes all of the rich spoiled aristocrats take refuge in a tropical island. They are forced to depend on sailor Stephen Jones who Doris dislikes but secretly loves. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Ethel Merman, Bing Crosby, Carole Lombard, Gracie Allen
24. College Humor (1933)
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0
College Humor
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Wesley Ruggles
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Oakie, Bing Crosby, Richard Arlen, Mary Carlisle
25. Love in Bloom (1935)
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0
Love in Bloom
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
George
Director:
Elliott Nugent
Genres:
Music, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dixie Lee, Gracie Allen, Joe Morrison, J.C. Nugent
26. Fit to Be Tied (1930)
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1
Fit to Be Tied
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1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
A Tie Customer (as Burns)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, William Browning, Dudley Clayton, June Clayworth
27. Once Over, Light (1931)
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0
Once Over, Light
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0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Barbershop Customer (as Burns)
Director:
Howard Bretherton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gracie Allen, Chester Clute, June Clayworth
28. Just You and Me, Kid (1979)
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0
Just You and Me, Kid
PG
3
0

Retired vaudevillian, Bill, lives alone missing his deceased wife. After a trip to a grocery store, he finds a girl named Kate hiding in the trunk of his car. He helps her and later finds out Kate is hiding from drug dealer Demesta. Feeling protective of her like a father, he decides to help her. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bill
Director:
Leonard Stern
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Leon Ames, Ray Bolger, Brooke Shields, Lorraine Gary
29. The Big Broadcast of 1937 (1936)
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The Big Broadcast of 1937
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The Big Broadcast of 1937 is a musical comedy film which revolves around a failing radio station which needs to put on a ratings winner in order to have any chance of continued operation.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Platt
Director:
Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Benny, Gracie Allen, Ray Milland, Bob Burns
30. College Holiday (1936)
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0
College Holiday
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Hymen
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Jack Benny, Gracie Allen, Mary Boland, Martha Raye
31. The Big Broadcast of 1936 (1935)
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0
The Big Broadcast of 1936
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Jack Oakie, Bing Crosby, Gracie Allen, Wendy Barrie
32. Radioland Murders (1994)
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0
Radioland Murders
PG
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Milt Lackey
Director:
Mel Smith
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Musical, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Brian Benben, Mary Stuart Masterson, Ned Beatty, Scott Michael Campbell
33. Oh, God! You Devil (1984)
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1
Oh, God! You Devil
PG
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
God / Harry O. Tophet
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Eugene Roche, James Cromwell, Ron Silver, Ted Wass
34. 18 Again! (1988)
1
0
18 Again!
PG
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Watson / David Watson
Director:
Paul Flaherty
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Pauly Shore, Tony Roberts, Miriam Flynn, Anita Morris
35. Oh, God! Book II (1980)
1
0
Oh, God! Book II
PG
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
God
Director:
Gilbert Cates
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Suzanne Pleshette, David Birney, Louanne, John Louie
36. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
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0
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
PG
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Schultz
Genres:
Musical, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Connie Stevens, Steve Martin, Frankie Howerd, Tina Turner
37. Muppet Video: Rowlf's Rhapsodies with the Muppets (1985)
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0
Muppet Video: Rowlf's Rhapsodies with the Muppets
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Peter Harris
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Family
Star Cast:
Frank Oz, Jim Henson, Petula Clark, Marisa Berenson

TV Movie(s)

38. Grandpa, Will You Run with Me? (1983)
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0
Grandpa, Will You Run with Me?
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Tom Trbovich
Star Cast:
Lloyd Bridges, Scatman Crothers, Jack Albertson, Erik Estrada
39. Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy (1978)
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0
Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Gary Weis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Johnny Cash, Michael Elias, Steve Martin, Maryedith Burrell
40. George Burns in Concert (1982)
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0
George Burns in Concert
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Jim Snow
Star Cast:
George Burns
41. Maggie (1960)
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0
Maggie
0
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Rod Amateau
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Leon Ames, Margaret O'Brien, Fay Baker, Jeanne Tatum, Charles Cantor
42. Two of a Kind (1982)
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0
Two of a Kind
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ross 'Boppy' Minor
Director:
Roger Young
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Cliff Robertson, Frances Lee McCain, Robby Benson, Barbara Barrie
43. George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business (1983)
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0
George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Walter C. Miller
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Milton Berle, Red Buttons, Johnny Carson, Ann-Margret
44. All-Star Tribute to General Jimmy Doolittle (1986)
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0
All-Star Tribute to General Jimmy Doolittle
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Bob Wynn
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Johnny Carson, Phyllis Diller, Glen Campbell, Gerald Ford

Animation(s)

The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians (1970)
The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself (voice)
Director:
Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Benny, George Jessel, Paul Frees, Phyllis Diller
Looney Tunes 50th Anniversary (1986)
Looney Tunes 50th Anniversary
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Gary Weis
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mel Blanc, Eve Arden, Candice Bergen, David Bowie

TV Shows and Videos

The Jackie Gleason Show (1952)
The Jackie Gleason Show
TV-G
As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Bunetta, Frank Satenstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Art Carney, Charlton Heston, Audrey Meadows
The Jack Benny Program (1950)
The Jack Benny Program
As:
Cast
Director:
Frederick De Cordova, Ralph Levy, Norman Abbott, Seymour Berns, Don Weis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, James Stewart, Jack Benny, Don Wilson, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950)
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
George Burns (292 episodes, 1950-1958)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carl Reiner, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer, Jack Benny, Elinor Donahue
Ellery Queen (1975)
Ellery Queen
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter H. Hunt, Seymour Robbie, Ernest Pintoff, Jack Arnold, James Sheldon
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Vincent Price, Joan Collins, David Wayne, Betty White, George Burns
Mona McCluskey (1965)
Mona McCluskey
As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Strauss, Sal Mineo, Bartlett Robinson, Herbert Rudley, Juliet Prowse
That's Life (1968)
That's Life
As:
Cast
Director:
Stan Harris
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Betty White, Paul Lynde, Robert Morse, George Burns
Summer Fun (1966)
Summer Fun
As:
Producer
Director:
Peter Bonerz, John Rich, Alex March
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Peter Bonerz, Jim Begg, Eleanor Audley, David Bailey
The Bob Cummings Show (1955)
The Bob Cummings Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Norman Tokar, Rod Amateau, Robert Cummings
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Knotts, Connie Stevens, Dwayne Hickman, Robert Cummings, Bill Baldwin
Wendy and Me (1964)
Wendy and Me
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
George Burns (34 episodes, 1964-1965)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Raquel Welch, Connie Stevens, J. Pat O'Malley, Ron Harper
The George Burns Show (1958)
The George Burns Show
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns (25 episodes, 1958-1959)
Director:
Rod Amateau
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bea Benaderet, Mary Tyler Moore, Judi Meredith, Larry Keating
George Burns Comedy Week (1985)
George Burns Comedy Week
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns / ... (unknown episodes)
Director:
Steve Martin, Phil Alden Robinson, Carl Gottlieb
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Telly Savalas, Don Knotts, George Burns
The Lucy Show (1962)
The Lucy Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Donohue, Maury Thompson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Milton Berle, Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Joan Crawford
Here's Lucy (1968)
Here's Lucy
As:
Cast
Director:
Coby Ruskin, Jack Donohue, Herbert Kenwith, George Marshall, Jack Baker
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz Jr.
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1971)
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour
TV-G
As:
Cast
Director:
Art Fisher
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Teri Garr, Peter Cullen, Cher
Mister Ed (1958)
Mister Ed
TV-G
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Arthur Lubin, Ira Stewart, Alan Young, Jus Addiss, Rod Amateau
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Sharon Tate, Mister Ed, Allan Lane, Alan Young, Connie Hines
Alice (1976)
Alice
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Marc Daniels, William Asher, John Pasquin, Linda Lavin, Don Corvan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam West, Bill Maher, Corey Feldman, Linda Lavin, Beth Howland
Fame (1982)
Fame
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Ray Rhodes, Oz Scott, Ray Danton, Harry Harris, Jack Bender
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Musical, Music
Star Cast:
Milton Berle, Debbie Allen, Betty White, Carol Burnett
No Time for Sergeants (1964)
No Time for Sergeants
As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sammy Jackson, Harry Hickox, Kevin O'Neal, Paul Smith, Laurie Sibbald
The Golden Palace (1992)
The Golden Palace
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter D. Beyt, Lex Passaris
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Don Cheadle, Estelle Getty, Betty White, George Burns
General Electric Theater (1953)
General Electric Theater
As:
Cast
Director:
Herschel Daugherty, Don Medford, James Neilson, Jules Bricken, Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Ronald Reagan, Fred Astaire, James Dean, James Stewart
George Burns - His Wit and Wisdom (1989)
George Burns - His Wit and Wisdom
As:
Cast
Role:
George Burns
Director:
Mort Fallick
Star Cast:
Red Buttons, Carol Channing, Emma Samms, Yakov Smirnoff
Startime (1959)
Startime
As:
Cast
Director:
Alfred Hitchcock, Greg Garrison, Gordon Rigsby, Jack Donohue, Bretaigne Windust
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
James Stewart, Dean Martin, Alice Backes, Jack Albertson, Marian Anderson

George Burns Awards

Academy Awards
The Sunshine Boys Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1976
Golden Globe Awards
The Sunshine Boys Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1976
Primetime Emmy Awards
A Conversation with... Outstanding Performance in Informational Programming 1990
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Spoken Word or Non-Musical Recording 1991