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1. Stand by Me (1986)

R | 89 min | Adventure, Drama

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After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.

Writers: Stephen King, Raynold Gideon, Bruce A. Evans | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell

2. Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)

R | 123 min | Horror, Romance

7.6
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59 Metascore

A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger.

Writer: Anne Rice | Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Antonio Banderas, Kirsten Dunst

3. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure

8.3
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65 Metascore

When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones must follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis.

Writers: Jeffrey Boam, George Lucas, Menno Meyjes, Philip Kaufman | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Alison Doody, Denholm Elliott

4. Family Ties (1982–1989)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

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Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.

Stars: Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Justine Bateman

5. Sneakers (1992)

PG-13 | 126 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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Complex but lighthearted thriller about computers and cryptography, government and espionage, secrets and deception and betrayal.

Writers: Phil Alden Robinson, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes | Director: Phil Alden Robinson | Stars: Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Sidney Poitier, Jo Marr

6. Explorers (1985)

PG | 109 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

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Ben Crandall, an alien-obsessed kid, dreams one night of a circuit board. Drawing out the circuit, he and his friends Wolfgang and Darren set it up, and discover they have been given the ... See full summary »

Writer: Eric Luke | Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix, Bobby Fite, Bradley Gregg

7. The Mosquito Coast (1986)

PG | 117 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

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An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build an ice factory in the middle of the jungle. Conflicts with his family, a local preacher ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Theroux, Paul Schrader | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Conrad Roberts

8. My Own Private Idaho (1991)

R | 104 min | Drama, Romance

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77 Metascore

Two best friends living on the streets of Portland as hustlers embark on a journey of self discovery and find their relationship stumbling along the way.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Gus Van Sant | Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo, William Richert

9. Dark Blood (2012)

86 min | Thriller

6.9
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Dealing with nuclear testing and its long-lasting deadly effects, the story portrays Boy, a young widower living in the desert on a nuclear testing site. Living as a hermit,he waits for the... See full summary »

Writer: Jim Barton | Director: George Sluizer | Stars: River Phoenix, Jonathan Pryce, Judy Davis, T. Dan Hopkins

10. Today (1952– )

240 min | News, Talk-Show

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A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

Creator: Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. | Stars: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Roker

11. I Love You to Death (1990)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Crime

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Joey owns a pizza parlor, and is married to Rosalee, and is a major womanizer. Rosalee goes to extremes when she finds he has been cheating.

Writer: John Kostmayer | Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Kevin Kline, Tracey Ullman, William Hurt, Joan Plowright

12. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

13. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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28 Metascore

Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ... See full summary »

Writers: Tom Robbins, Gus Van Sant | Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Pat Morita, Angie Dickinson

14. Running on Empty (1988)

PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Music

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The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own.

Writer: Naomi Foner | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: River Phoenix, Christine Lahti, Judd Hirsch, Jonas Abry

15. The Thing Called Love (1993)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.4
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A group of newcomers to the country music business seek love and stardom.

Writer: Carol Heikkinen | Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: River Phoenix, Samantha Mathis, Dermot Mulroney, Sandra Bullock

16. Dogfight (1991)

R | 94 min | Drama, Romance, War

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1963, the night before the 18 years old "Birdlace" Eddie and his friends are shipped to Vietnam. They play a dirty game called 'Dogfight': all of them seek a woman for a party, and who ... See full summary »

Writer: Bob Comfort | Director: Nancy Savoca | Stars: River Phoenix, Lili Taylor, Richard Panebianco, Anthony Clark

17. Hotel (1983–1988)

60 min | Drama, Romance

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The elegant St. Gregory Hotel in San Francisco is the setting for a string of distinct plots, usually romantic, often involving famous guest stars for an episode or two. Victoria Cabot runs... See full summary »

Stars: James Brolin, Connie Sellecca, Nathan Cook, Shari Belafonte

18. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Creator: Guy Fraumeni | Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

19. A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)

R | 90 min | Drama, Romance

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A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father ... See full summary »

Writer: William Richert | Director: William Richert | Stars: River Phoenix, Ann Magnuson, Meredith Salenger, Ione Skye

20. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)

60 min | Adventure

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A drama series, based on the classic musical film of the same name.

Stars: Pam Newman, Richard Dean Anderson, Roger Wilson, Peter Horton

21. Final 24 (2006– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime

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A documentary series unlocking the hidden secrets, psychological flaws and events that result in the tragic deaths of six global icons.

Stars: Dave McRae, Katie Odegaard, Sandy Champion, JoAnn Nordstrom

22. Silent Tongue (1993)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Horror, Western

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Mad with grief after the death of his Kiowa wife, Talbot awaits death under a tree with her body beside him. She begins to haunt him because he won't burn her. His father, who bought him the wife, thinks her sister might reason with him.

Writer: Sam Shepard | Director: Sam Shepard | Stars: Alan Bates, Richard Harris, River Phoenix, Dermot Mulroney

23. Little Nikita (1988)

PG | 98 min | Drama, Thriller

6.0
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An FBI agent works to uncover an All-American family as Soviet sleeper agents and gets caught up in friendship with their unaware son.

Writers: John Hill, Bo Goldman, Tom Musca, Terry Schwartz | Director: Richard Benjamin | Stars: Sidney Poitier, River Phoenix, Richard Jenkins, Caroline Kava

24. It's Your Move (1984–1985)

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Jason Bateman, Caren Kaye, David Garrison, Tricia Cast

25. Surviving (1985 TV Movie)

143 min | Drama

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Rick is a 17 year old golden boy whose father wants him to became a doctor like himself. Lonnie is a problematic 16 year old girl, who has just come out from a sanatorium after an attempted... See full summary »

Writer: Joyce Eliason | Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Len Cariou, Zach Galligan, Marsha Mason

26. 20 to 1 (2005– )

60 min | Documentary

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Stars: Bert Newton, Sami Lukis, Richard Wilkins, Scott Cam

27. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )

9 min | Comedy, History

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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Santiago Nocte

28. Celebrity (1984 TV Mini-Series)

313 min | Drama

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Follows the life of three friends, T.J., Mack and Kleber. When they were young something happened that would haunt them for the rest of their lives. And they would each achieve notoriety in... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Beck, Joseph Bottoms, Ben Masters, James Whitmore

29. Circle of Violence: A Family Drama (1986 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

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Georgia Benfield is at a difficult place in her life; her husband, Pete has left her for a younger woman, her teenage son, Chris is unmanageable, and she's struggling financially when her ... See full summary »

Writer: William Wood | Director: David Greene | Stars: Tuesday Weld, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Peter Bonerz, River Phoenix

30. Robert Kennedy and His Times (1985 TV Mini-Series)

309 min | Drama

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A personal portrait of one of the most controversial men of this century and the turbulent times in which he lived. An entire era, including the fight for civil rights, the Cuban Missile ... See full summary »

Stars: Brad Davis, Veronica Cartwright, Cliff De Young, Ned Beatty

31. The 61st Annual Academy Awards (1989 TV Special)

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Director: Jeff Margolis | Stars: James Acheson, Harry Andrews, Anne Archer, Army Archerd

32. 13 Steps (2011)

14 min | Short, Drama, Mystery

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A group of young recovering alcoholics/addicts get swindled into a cult disguised as Alcoholics Anonymous by a charming, manipulative leader. Based on a true story.

Writer: Jennifer Gable | Director: Jennifer Gable | Stars: Alison Dahlstrom, Raja Deka, Victor del Mar, Natalia Ferreiro

33. Teen Vid II (1991 Video)

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Stars: Baba, Chris Cuevas, Josie Davis, Trent Dean

34. CBS This Morning (1987–2002)

120 min | News, Talk-Show

6.6
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Stars: Dolly Parton, Tom Selleck, Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine

35. 60/90 (2008– )

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Stars: Carles Sabater, Pep Sala, Lluís Gavaldà, Ramón Arcusa

36. Canceled Lives: Letters from the Inside (1993 Video)

50 min | Documentary

8.6
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Prison documentry/drama in which various prison inmates' letters to family and friends are read by celebrity voice overs against a prison setting to give us an insight into the life of a prisoner.

Director: Martin Good | Stars: Matt Adler, Kirstie Alley, Kevin Bacon, Alec Baldwin

37. The Starlight Annual Foundation Benefit (1988 TV Special)

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Stars: Frankie Avalon, Corbin Bernsen, Courteney Cox, Patti D'Arbanville

38. Evolution's End? (1991 Video)

60 min | Documentary

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Writers: Chris Austermann, Wayne Keeley | Director: Wayne Keeley | Stars: Carole King, Bill W. Curry, John Oates, River Phoenix

39. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: A House Divided (1982)

Adventure

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Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, David S. Cass Sr., Drake Hogestyn, Peter Horton

40. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: A Ring for Hannah (1983)

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Stars: Charles Aidman, Richard Dean Anderson, Anne Gee Byrd, Drake Hogestyn

41. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: Backwards: The Riddle of Dyslexia (1984)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

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13-year-old boy has problems reading, which his teachers attribute to laziness. It is later discovered that he has Dyslexia.

Writers: Arthur Heinemann, Franklin Thompson | Director: Alexander Grasshoff | Stars: Madge Sinclair, River Phoenix, Judy Farrell, Joaquin Phoenix

42. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )
Episode: Blu-ray: Pack Indiana Jones (2013)

31 min | Comedy, History

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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Director: David Díaz | Stars: David Díaz, Karen Allen, Denholm Elliott, Harrison Ford

44. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Challenges (1982)

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Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Hoyt Axton, Drake Hogestyn, Peter Horton

45. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Christmas Song (1982)

Adventure

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Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Tige Andrews, Tonya Crowe, Kaz Garas

46. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Daniel's Song (1982)

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Stars: Daryl Anderson, Richard Dean Anderson, Lisa Blount, George Burrafato

47. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Deadly High (1983)

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Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Jim Calvert, Robert Carnegie, Robert Dryer

48. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Dreams (1982)

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Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Drake Hogestyn, Peter Horton, Shirley Kirkes

49. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Eclipsed by Death: The Life of River Phoenix (2002)

Documentary, Biography, History

7.0
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Writer: John Griffin | Director: John Griffin | Stars: River Phoenix, Wil Wheaton

50. CBS This Morning (1987–2002)
Episode: Episode dated 16 April 1990 (1990)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Stephen Baldwin, River Phoenix