A retrospective look at 1986, featuring various celebrities offering their views on the best moments of the closing year. Some of the featured categories of the year's best are music, news, sports and movies. Also included in the special is a poll in which five pre-selected candidates are voted on by viewers as the most memorable personality of 1098. They are: Corazon Aquino, Ivan Boesky, Mikhail Gorbachev, Oliver North, and Ronald Reagan. A tribute to Cary Grant is also included in the program.