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1. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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A family tragedy prompts a man to return home, only to find it overrun by crime and corruption, which he must regain control of the streets before it gets even worse.

Writers: Dan Houser, James Worrall, DJ Pooh, Lazlow Jones, John Zurhellen | Directors: Dan Houser, Navid Khonsari | Stars: Young Maylay, Faizon Love, Yolanda Whittaker, Clifton Powell

2. Tinseltown TV (2002– )

60 min | Music, News

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Five camera crews are in action all week bringing audiences the best in film premieres, behind the scenes exclusives, music events, fashion shows and celebrity parties across the globe.

Stars: Matt Damon, Clint Eastwood, Eddie Griffin, Jennifer Love Hewitt

3. Pulp Fiction (1994)

R | 154 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.0
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94 Metascore

The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

Writers: Quentin Tarantino, Roger Avary | Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis

4. The War (2007 TV Mini-Series)

TV-14 | 124 min | Documentary, War

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A seven-part series focusing on the many ways in which the Second World War impacted the lives of American families.

Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Keith David

5. Goodfellas (1990)

R | 146 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

8.8
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89 Metascore

Henry Hill and his friends work their way up through the mob hierarchy.

Writers: Nicholas Pileggi, Martin Scorsese | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco

6. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )

65 min | Talk-Show

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Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

Stars: James Lipton, Bradley Cooper, Ellen Burstyn, Dave Chappelle

7. The Colbert Report (2005– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

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Satirist news caster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger then life ego and overly patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart, Trevor Potter

8. The 65th Annual Tony Awards (2011 TV Movie)

185 min | Music

8.7
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Writers: Dave Boone, Paul Greenberg | Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Frank Abagnale Jr., Nick Adams, Theoni V. Aldredge

9. The Big Breakfast (1992–2002)

120 min | Comedy, Game-Show, News

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The UK's breakfast TV show on Channel 4. A very lighthearted mix of interviews, news, quizzes and features.

Creator: Charlie Parsons | Stars: Jody Bunting, Natasha Vale, Johnny Vaughan, Lisa Penny Ellis

10. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )
Episode: Episode dated 2 January 2009 (2009)

News

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Director: Alicia Ulrich | Stars: Thea Andrews, Jennifer Aniston, Christopher Atkins, Scott Baio

11. Django Unchained (2012)

R | 165 min | Western

8.5
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81 Metascore

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Writer: Quentin Tarantino | Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington

12. Extras (2005–2007)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Andy Millman is an actor with ambition and a script. Reduced to working as an extra with a useless agent, Andy's attempts to boost his career invariably end in failure and embarrassment.

Stars: Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Stephen Merchant, Shaun Williamson

13. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )
Episode: Episode dated 15 September 2008 (2008)

News

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Director: Dennis Coleman | Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Lauren Conrad, Shannen Doherty, Tina Fey

14. The Boondocks (2005– )

TV-MA | 20 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

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Based on the comic strip, Huey and Riley move away from the city and out to the suburbs with their irascible grandfather. Biting socio-political commentary ensues.

Creator: Aaron McGruder | Stars: Regina King, John Witherspoon, Cedric Yarbrough, Gary Anthony Williams

15. Troldspejlet (1989– )

25 min

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Jakob Stegelmann reviews upcoming movies, video and dvd releases, video games, comic books, and role playing games.

Stars: Jakob Stegelmann, Carl Giacomello, Loui Giacomello, Christopher Hedegaard Andersen

16. A Backyard Story (2010)

70 min | Drama

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Writer: Falk Schultz | Director: Falk Schultz | Stars: Matt Zemlin, Tyron Watzinger, Cosma Dujat, Ralf Bode

17. The War (2007– )
Episode: A Deadly Calling: November 1943 - June 1944 (2007)

TV-14 | 111 min | Documentary, War

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Americans are shocked by terrible losses on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, while in Italy Allied forces are stalled for months at Monte Cassino and a risky landing at Anzio fails utterly. At ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Maurice Bell, Bobby Cannavale

18. The War (2007– )
Episode: A World Without War: March 1945 - September 1945 (2007)

TV-14 | 125 min | Documentary, War

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A few weeks after the death of President Roosevelt shocks the country, Germany surrenders. Meanwhile, American sailors, soldiers and Marines endure the worst battle of the Pacific--Okinawa.... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Maurice Bell, Earl Burke

19. The War (2007– )
Episode: When Things Get Tough: January 1943 - December 1943 (2007)

TV-14 | 115 min | Documentary, War

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Americans mobilize for total war at home and overseas. Factories hum around the clock, while in North Africa and then Italy, inexperienced GIs learn how to fight. Meanwhile, in the skies ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Keith David

20. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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70 Metascore

Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier.

Writers: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Ed Brubaker, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby | Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo | Stars: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford

21. Inglourious Basterds (2009)

R | 153 min | Adventure, Drama, War

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69 Metascore

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same.

Writer: Quentin Tarantino | Directors: Quentin Tarantino, Eli Roth | Stars: Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eli Roth, Mélanie Laurent

22. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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After Jay Leno's second retirement from the program, Jimmy Fallon stepped in as his permanent replacement. After 42 years in Los Angeles the program was brought back to New York.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, James Poyser

23. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005– )

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

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Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Richard Malmos

24. The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009–2010)

TV-14 | 62 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Opening monologues, sketches, celebrity interviews, and musical performances are commonly featured.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Jerry Vivino, Jimmy Vivino

25. Video on Trial (2005– )

30 min | Comedy, Music

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It's all about dish, dirt and deconstruction as top pop culture experts analyze today's hottest music videos with candid commentary, scathing reviews and tongue-in-cheek profiling.

Stars: Debra DiGiovanni, Trevor Boris, Ron Sparks, Sabrina Jalees

26. Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001–2010)

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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A mix of music, comedy and celebrity chat.

Stars: Jonathan Ross, Stephen de Martin, Ian Parkin, David Wickenden

27. Un-Broke: What You Need to Know About Money (2009 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

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Writer: Steve Bodow | Director: Adam Feinstein | Stars: Cedric the Entertainer, Mellody Hobson, Rosario Dawson, Seth Green

28. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )
Episode: Episode #8.15 (2002)

Talk-Show

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Interviewee: Samuel L. Jackson

Stars: James Lipton, Samuel L. Jackson

29. The Avengers (2012)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Fantasy

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69 Metascore

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. assembles a team of superheroes to save the planet from Loki and his army.

Writers: Joss Whedon, Zak Penn | Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner

30. Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (2014 TV Movie)

TV-PG | Documentary

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A look at the story behind Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from all of the Marvel films, the Marvel One-Shots and "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."

Stars: Axel Alonso, Victoria Alonso, Hayley Atwell, Jeffrey Bell

31. Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern (2006– )

60 min

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Stars: Andrew Zimmern, Wolfgang Puck, Anthony Bourdain, Ani Phyo

32. Dynamo: Magician Impossible (2011– )

PG | 45 min | Documentary

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Magician to the stars, Dynamo, travels the globe astounding everyone he meets. Dynamo has worked with the likes of Will Smith, Lindsay Lohan, Jay-Z and Russell Brand, been seen on Friday ... See full summary »

Stars: Dynamo, David Haye, Mathew Horne, Kimberly Wyatt

33. Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)

214 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

8.2
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The story of Jack Johnson, the first African American Heavyweight boxing champion.

Writer: Geoffrey C. Ward | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Jack Johnson, Keith David, Samuel L. Jackson, Adam Arkin

34. Caiga quien caiga - CQC (1995– )

90 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

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"Caiga Quien Caiga" is a weekly news roundup that takes a humorous and ironic approach to reporting current affairs, show business and sports. A program that laughs at reality and takes ... See full summary »

Stars: Juan Di Natale, Gonzalo Rodríguez, Guillermo Lopez, Diego Iglesias

36. The War (2007– )
Episode: A Necessary War: December 1941 - December 1942 (2007)

TV-14 | 143 min | Documentary, War

8.2
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This series profiles World War II as seen primarily through the eyes of people living in just four U.S. Cities. This episode details an antebellum period before the attack on Pearl Harbor, ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Barbara Covington

37. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Behind the Scenes: 'Die Hard: With a Vengeance' (1995)

22 min | Documentary

8.2
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Stars: Reginald VelJohnson, John McTiernan, Bruce Willis, Andrew G. Vajna

38. The Colbert Report (2005– )
Episode: Carrie Rebora Barratt (2012)

TV-14 | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

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Writers: Opus Moreschi, Scott Sherman | Stars: Carrie Rebora Barratt, Stephen Colbert, John Paul Stevens, James Taylor

39. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )
Episode: Episode dated 29 October 2008 (2008)

News

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Director: Dennis Coleman | Stars: Corky Ballas, Valerie Bertinelli, Grant Bowler, Josh Brolin

40. Extras (2005–2007)
Episode: Samuel L Jackson (2005)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Andy and Maggie are this time working on an action movie starring Samuel L Jackson. Andy finds himself cornered into a friendship with an incredibly over-friendly middle-aged Welshman also ... See full summary »

Writers: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant | Directors: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Steve Speirs, Michael Wildman

41. The War (2007– )
Episode: The Ghost Front: December 1944 - March 1945 (2007)

TV-14 | 118 min | Documentary, War

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Americans are shocked by Hitler's massive counterattack in the Ardennes Forest--but by mid March, 1945, they are across the Rhine, while the Russians are 50 miles from Berlin. In the ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Quentin Aanenson, Pete Arias, Adam Arkin, Maurice Bell

42. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)
Episode: Who Burned Mr. Brinker's Store?: Part 2 (1992)

TV-Y7 | Family, Mystery

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Director: Nell Cox | Stars: Blaze Berdahl, David López, Marcella Lowery, Mayteana Morales

43. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)
Episode: Who Burned Mr. Brinker's Store?: Part 4 (1992)

TV-Y7 | Family, Mystery

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Director: Nell Cox | Stars: Blaze Berdahl, David López, Mayteana Morales, Tram-Anh Tran

44. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)

TV-Y7 | Family, Mystery

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The show is about a group of teens who goes around solving neighborhood crimes and mysteries in New York City as young detectives with the help of a very secretive friend: Ghostwriter! ... See full summary »

Stars: David López, Blaze Berdahl, Todd Alexander, Sheldon Turnipseed

45. Everything Is Samuel L. Jackson's Fault (2013)

Short, Comedy

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Writer: Dan Klein | Director: Zoe Jackson | Stars: Nicole Byer, D'Arcy Carden, Eugene Cordero, Amy Heidt

46. I'll Fly Away (1991–1993)

60 min | Drama

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Forrest Bedford is a Southern lawyer in the late 1950s, generally content with his privileged life. But the winds of change are blowing, and he becomes increasingly involved with civil ... See full summary »

Creators: Joshua Brand, John Falsey | Stars: Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London, Ashlee Levitch

47. Prohibition (2011 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary, History

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The story of the American activist struggle against the influence of alcohol, climaxing in the failed early 20th century nationwide era when it was banned.

Stars: Adam Arkin, Philip Bosco, Patricia Clarkson, Kevin Conway

48. I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac (2011)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

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I AIN'T SCARED OF YOU is a documentary tribute to Bernie Mac (1957-2008). From his stand-up in underground Chicago comedy clubs to the Big Screen in Hollywood, Bernie Mac's sharp tongue and... See full summary »

Director: Robert Small | Stars: Anthony Anderson, Tom Arnold, Angela Bassett, Bill Bellamy

49. Spike Guys Choice (2008 TV Movie)

90 min | Reality-TV

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Writers: Tom Agna, Ned Goldreyer, Ken Ober, Roger Rittenhouse, Chuck Sklar | Stars: Pamela Anderson, Jaimarie Bjorge, Russell Brand, Matt Damon

50. The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009–2010)
Episode: Episode #1.22 (2009)

TV-14 | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Director: Allan Kartun | Stars: Conan O'Brien, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Connolly, Andrew Bird