Game Show Specials & Pilots

The $10,000 Sweep (Jack Clark, 1972)
(1972/GSN/1stGen/TA-3)

$50,000 a Minute (Meredith MacRae & Geoff Edwards, 1985)
Pilot #1 – Shelley Smith vs. Charles Siebert (A/SM/GS-403)
Pilot #2 – Markie Post vs. Ed Begley, Jr. (A/SM/GS-403)

Babble (Tom Kennedy, 1984)
Unsold pilot with guests Meredith MacRae, Brad Garrett, Gwynne Gilford, James Hampton, Marcia Wallace, Norm Crosby, Betty White (1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Bedtime Stories (Al Lohman & Roger Barkley, 1979)
Pilot episode (A/SM/GS-376)

Body Talk (Vicki Lawrence-Schultz, 1989)
Pilot #1 – Elaine Joyce/Jacklyn Zeman vs. Richard Simmons/Bill Kirchenbauer (A+/Buzzr)

Combination Lock (Ross King, 1996)
(B+/S4C/TA-3)

Dollar a Second (Bob Eubanks, 1981)
(1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Gambit (Bob Eubanks, 1990)
(B-/SM/TA-3)

Get Rich Quick (Steve Edwards, 1977)
Guests are Robert Urich, Lynnie Greene, John Ritter, & Debralee Scott (1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Hollywood Squares (Bert Parks, 1965)
(C+/Kine/TA-1)

The Honeymoon Game (Jim McKrell, 1970)
Jack Barry’s third attempt at the Joker’s Wild format, and would have been the world’s first 90 minute game show (A-/SM/D190)

Lucky Numbers (Alex Trebek, 1985)
Two unsold pilots for this tweaked version of High Rollers (A/SM/GS-252)

Monday Night Quarterback (Jerry Kramer, 1971)
Unsold pilot w/ Dick Martin/John Hall vs. Peter Lawford/Myron Pottios (1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Money in the Blank (Kevin O’Connell, 1987)
Pyramid meets Three on a Match (A-/SM/GS-351)

On a Roll (David Sparks, 1986)
Pilot #1 – Sharon vs. Tim (A+/Buzzr)

Party Line (Gene Rayburn, 1983)
(C/SM/TA-3)

Penny to a Million (Bud Collyer, 1955)
(A-/Kine/GS-295)

Play for Keeps (Sonny Fox, 1955)
Pilot #2 – Basically big-money “Winner Take All” (A+/Buzzr)

Puzzlers (Pat Sajak, 1980, Unsold Pilot)
Laurie/John/April – odd Goodson/Todman pilot, but Pat’s personality shines through! (A/SM/GS-425)

Quick as a Flash (Bill Cullen, 1952)
(A-/Kine/D-187)

The Riddlers (David Letterman, 1977)
JoAnne Worley, Robert Urich, Joyce Bulifant, Michael McKean, Debralee Scott (1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Run for the Money (Bill Rafferty, 1987)
(A/SM/TA-3)

Says Who (Geoff Edwards, 1971)
(1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Second Guessers (Jack Carter & Jack Clark, 1970)
(1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Shoot the Works (Geoff Edwards, 1976)
Pilot for what eventually became Shoot for the Stars (1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

Simon Says (Bob Barker, 1971)
Odd pilot involving a “computer” and random facts about audience members (B/SM/D190)

Star Words (Nipsey Russell, 1983)
Patty Duke Astin and Charles Nelson Reilly (A+/Buzzr)

TKO (Peter Tomarken, 1989)
Pilot #4 (A+/Buzzr)

Talking Pictures (Allen Ludden, 1968)
(A-/SM/TA-3)

Top Secret (Wink Martindale, 1987)
(B/SM/TA-3)

Twisters (Jim Perry, 1982)
(1stGen/GSN/TA-3)

We’ve Got Your Number (Jack Barry, 1975)
From a videotape source (as opposed to the color kinescope circulating) (A-/SM/GS-408)

SPECIALS AND ASSORTED CLIPS:
25 Things You Didn’t Know About Game Shows (1stGen/TVG/TA-1)
Behind the Blank: The Real Match Game Story (1stGen/GSN/TA-1)
Big Bucks: The Press Your Luck Scandal (1stGen/GSN/TA-1)
Biography: TV Game Shows (1stGen/A&E/TA-1)
Biography: Jeopardy Winners (1stGen/A&E/TA-1)
Biography: Chuck Barris (1stGen/A&E/TA-1)
Biography: Mark Goodson (1stGen/A&E/TA-1)
Biography: Bob Barker (1stGen/A&E/TA-1)
CHiPs: “Name Your Price” – Ponch is a contestant on a TPIR spoof (1stGen/TBS/NM-19.08)
E! Mysteries & Scandals – Quiz Show (1stGen/E!/TA-1)
E! True Hollywood Story – Family Feud (1stGen/E!/TA-1)
E! True Hollywood Story – Wheel of Fortune (1stGen/E!/TA-1)
E! True Hollywood Story – Hollywood Squares (1stGen/E!/TA-1)
Easy Money music video by John Ricci (A-/SM/TA-1)
Family Food – Sesame Street clip with Richard Dawson (A/PBS/TA-1)
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas 1 (1stGen/VH1/TA-1)
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas 2 (1stGen/VH1/TA-1)
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas 3 (1stGen/VH1/TA-1)
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas 4 (1stGen/VH1/TA-1)
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas 5 (1stGen/GSN/TA-1)
GSC8 Highlights – Highlights from some of the ATGS getting together, has interviews with Art James and Jim Peck! (A-/TA-1)
GSN Launch Montage – Clips galore from GSN’s first day on the air (A-/GSN/TA-1)
GSN Pitchfilm – Pat Sajak hosts this tape that takes us behind the scenes at the GSN of old, and I do mean OLD! (A-/SM/TA-1)
The Most Outrageous Game Show Moments (1stGen/NBC/TA-1)
The Most Outrageous Game Show Moments 2 (1stGen/NBC/TA-1)
The Most Outrageous Game Show Moments 3 (1stGen/NBC/TA-1)
The Most Outrageous Game Show Moments 4 (1stGen/NBC/TA-1)
The Most Outrageous Game Show Moments 5 (1stGen/NBC/TA-1)
The Newlywed Game: A Silver Anniversary of Love and Laughter (1stGen/GSN/TA-1)
Pioneers of Television – Game Shows (1stGen/PBS/TA-1)
Primetime Thursday: Who Wants to Steal a Million? (1stGen/OC/TA-1)
Promos Package – Includes:  Promos for all the ’74 CBS daytime shows (The Joker’s Wild, Match Game ’74, Gambit, TPiR, Now You See It, Tattletales.) Also has a $20,000 Pyramid promo and the pitchfilm for Bill Cullen’s $25,000 Pyramid with clips of wins from the $10,000 Pyramid! (A-/SM/TA-1)
The Rosie O’Donnell Show (Clip) – 4/8/98- Bob Barker appears, Rosie plays Clock Game – the day before the 5,000th show aired! (1stGen/OB/TA-1)
The Rosie O’Donnell Show (Clip) – 12/23/98 – Bob’s second appearance, Rosie tries Hole in One (A/OB/TA-1)
The Rosie O’Donnell Show (Clip) – 5/19/99 – Bob’s third appearance, Rosie plays Bonus Game (A/OB/TA-1)
Those Wonderful Game Shows – 1984 game show clip show hosted by Carl Reiner (B+/OB/GS-518)
Time and Again: Game Shows (1stGen/MSNBC/TA-1)
TV’s Funniest Game Show Moments – Bill Shatner hosted special from 1984 (B/OC/TA-1, 1stGen/GSN/TA-1)
TV’s Funniest Game Show Moments #2 – Shatner returns with more clips (B/OB/TA-1)
TV’s Funniest Game Shows – 2000 Fox special (1stGen/OC/TA-1)
T.G.I. 4 – local behind-the-scenes piece on Wheel of Fortune from 1986 (A/OB/GS-428)
WJHL Newschannel 11 piece on local man who helped invent “Bob Barker Fun and Games Show” (1stGen/TA-1)
Wide World Special – 5/28/75 – “What’s My Line at 25” (A/SM+C/TA-1, 1stGen/GSN/TA-1)