Entertainment
5.8k readers

Movies Distributed by NBC

Updated September 22, 2019 5.8k views167 items
Editor's Note: Voting and Reranking have been closed.

List of NBC movies, listed alphabetically. Famous and notable films distributed by NBC are listed below, along with release information. The NBC films on this list contain movie trailers when available that you can view within this page. If the film was distributed by NBC, then it is on this list. Every film on this list wasn't produced by the distribution house of NBC, but only distributed. Although some places do both, this list is only a list of movies distributed by NBC. You can view additional information about these movies, such as who directed them and who starred in the film.

The list you're viewing is made up of different items like The Godfather Saga and American Dreamz. {#nodes}
...more
  • A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story

    Shannen Doherty, Rue McClanahan

    Released1994

    Directed byLarry Peerce

    A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story is a 1994 biographical television film directed by Larry Peerce. The film is about the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel writer Margaret Mitchell, who landed...  more
  • A Child's Cry for Help

    Tobey Maguire, Pam Dawber

    Released1994

    Directed bySandor Stern

    A Child's Cry for Help is a 1994 television film starring Pam Dawber and Veronica Hamel, with a supporting role by a young Tobey Maguire....  more
  • A Christmas Carol

    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kelsey Grammer

    Released2004

    Directed byArthur Allan Seidelman

    A Christmas Carol, also known as A Christmas Carol: The Musical, is a 2004 television film based on a 1994 stage musical of the same name, with songs written by Alan Menken and Lynn Ahrens. The...  more
  • A Doll's House

    Christopher Plummer, Julie Harris

    Released1959

    Directed byGeorge Schaefer

    Release Date: 1959 Duration: 89 min Cast: Jason Robards, Jr., George Schaefer, Hume Cronyn, Christopher Plummer, Eileen Heckart, Julie Harris Categories: Movies, Drama A Doll's House is a 90-minute...  more
  • A Family Torn Apart

    Neil Patrick Harris, Johnny Galecki

    Released1993

    Directed byCraig R. Baxley

    A Family Torn Apart is a 1993 American television film directed by Craig R. Baxley, based on the novel Sudden Fury: A True Story of Adoption and Murder by Leslie Walker, which itself is based on a...  more
  • A Friend's Betrayal

    Jeremy Renner, Brian Austin Green

    Released1996

    Directed byChristopher Leitch

    A Friend's Betrayal, also released as Stolen Youth, is a 1996 television drama film directed by Christopher Leitch. The reviewers were mostly positive about Sharon Lawrence's acting performance....  more
  • A Matter of Wife... And Death

    Lynda Carter, Anne Archer

    Released1976

    Directed byMarvin J. Chomsky

    A Matter of Wife... and Death was a television movie that first aired April 10, 1976 on NBC. It was a sequel to the 1973 film Shamus, and was intended as a pilot for a series. The teleplay was...  more
  • A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa

    Uma Thurman, Jane Krakowski

    Released2008

    Directed byKirk R. Thatcher

    The Muppets mistakenly intercepting three letters sent by children to Santa Claus and their attempts to fix the problems created by their mishap....  more
  • A Reason to Live

    Peter Fonda, Ricky Schroder

    Released1985

    Directed byPeter Levin

    A Reason to Live is a 1985 television film directed by Peter Levin....  more
  • A Will of their Own

    Emmy Rossum, Lea Thompson

    Released1998

    Directed byKaren Arthur

    A Will of their Own is a 1998 American television mini-series directed by Karen Arthur. The film follows six generations of females within one family, and their struggle for power and independence in...  more
  • A Woman Called Moses

    Orson Welles, Cicely Tyson

    Released1978

    Directed byPaul Wendkos

    A Woman Called Moses is a television miniseries based on the life of Harriet Tubman, the escaped African American slave who helped to organize the Underground Railroad, and who led dozens of African...  more
  • A Woman Named Jackie

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Stephen Collins

    Released1991

    Directed byLarry Peerce

    A Woman Named Jackie is a 1991 American made for television miniseries chronicling the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. It was based on C. David Heymann's 1989 book of the same title. The...  more
  • Act of Love

    Mickey Rourke, Ron Howard

    Released1980

    Directed byJud Taylor

    Act of Love is a 1980 made-for-TV film adaptation of the book Act of Love: The Killing of George Zygmanik by Judith Paige Mitchell. It was directed by Jud Taylor and written for screen by Michael De...  more
  • American Dreamz

    Carmen Electra, Mandy Moore

    Released2006

    Directed byPaul Weitz

    American Dreamz is a 2006 comedy/parody film that satirizes both American politics and popular entertainment. Director/producer/writer Paul Weitz has stated that the movie is meant to satirize both...  more
  • Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes

    Patty Duke, Jane Wyatt

    Released1989

    Directed bySandor Stern

    Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes was released in 1989 as a television film by NBC. It is the fourth installment in the Amityville Horror saga. It was released on home video by Vidmark Entertainment,...  more

    More Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes 

    #13 of 16 The Most Ridiculous Inanimate Objects To Ever Come To Life And Feast On Human Suffering#140 of 154 The Best Supernatural Horror Movies, Ranked

  • Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

    Christian Bale, Omar Sharif

    Released1986

    Directed byMarvin J. Chomsky

    Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (NBC, 1986), also titled Anastasia: The Story of Anna, is an American-Austrian-Italian made-for-television biographical film broadcast in two parts. The film was...  more
  • Babes in Toyland

    Drew Barrymore, Keanu Reeves

    Released1986

    Directed byClive Donner

    Babes in Toyland is a 1986 television film directed by Clive Donner which stars Drew Barrymore, Richard Mulligan, and Keanu Reeves. The film is based on the operetta of the same title by Victor...  more

    More Babes in Toyland 

    #107 of 139 The Greatest Kids Movies Of The 1980s#70 of 95 The Best 1980s Fantasy Movies

  • Baby Cakes

    Ricki Lake, Craig Sheffer

    Released1989

    Directed byPaul Schneider

    Baby Cakes is a 1989 television movie starring Ricki Lake and Craig Sheffer. It was released on Valentine's Day in 1989 and is currently aired sporadically on Lifetime and Lifetime Movie Network....  more
  • Bates Motel

    Jason Bateman, Robert Picardo

    Released1987

    Directed byRichard Rothstein

    Bates Motel is a 1987 television movie spin-off of the 1960 suspense/horror film Psycho. The film is about Alex West, a mentally disturbed youth who was admitted to an asylum after killing his...  more
  • Blackout Effect

    Eric Stoltz, Leslie Hope

    Released1998

    Directed byJeff Bleckner

    Blackout Effect is a 1998 made-for-television disaster/thriller film. Blackout Effect was originally broadcast on NBC on January 4, 1998....  more
  • Blind Faith

    Johnny Galecki, Noah Wyle

    Released1990

    Directed byPaul Wendkos

    Blind Faith is a 1990 NBC miniseries based on the 1989 true crime book of the same name by Joe McGinniss. It follows the 1984 case in which American businessman Robert O. Marshall was charged with...  more
  • Blondie

    Penny Singleton, Debbie Harry

    Released2004

    Blondie is the first of two TV series based on the comic strip of the same name. It first aired on January 4, 1957, on NBC. Although Penny Singleton had starred in most of the Blondie movies,...  more
  • Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife

    Melissa Gilbert, Eileen Brennan

    Released1987

    Directed byPaul Wendkos

    Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife is a 1987 television film directed by Paul Wendkos. The film received generally negative reviews....  more
  • Bonanza: Under Attack

    Leonard Nimoy, Jack Elam

    Released1995

    Directed byMark Tinker

    Bonanza: Under Attack is a 1995 TV-movie sequel to the 1959-1973 television series Bonanza and television films Bonanza: The Next Generation and Bonanza: The Return. The movie was directed by Mark...  more
  • Born Innocent

    Linda Blair, Kim Hunter

    Released1974

    Directed byDonald Wrye

    Born Innocent is a 1974 American television movie which was first aired under the NBC World Premiere Movie umbrella on September 10, 1974. Highly publicized and controversial, Born Innocent was the...  more