Most Popular Titles With Edward James Olmos

1. Dexter (2006– )
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A Miami police forensics expert moonlights as a serial killer of criminals who he believes have escaped justice.

2. Battlestar Galactica (2004–2009)
50 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protects a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony of Earth.

3. 2 Guns (2013)
109 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 55/100 (43 reviews)

A DEA agent and a naval intelligence officer find themselves on the run after a botched attempt to infiltrate a drug cartel. While fleeing, they learn the secret of their shaky alliance: Neither knew that the other was an undercover agent.

4. Blade Runner (1982)
117 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Metascore: 88/100 (10 reviews)

A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

5. The West Wing (1999–2006)
42 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Inside the lives of staffers in the west wing of the White House.

6. Eureka (2006–2012)
60 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The best minds in the US are tucked away in a remote town where they build futuristic inventions for the government's benefit.

7. CSI: NY (2004–2013)
43 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A spinoff of Crime Scene Investigations set in New York City.

8. Portlandia (2011– )
22 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

9. The Green Hornet (2011)
119 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Metascore: 39/100 (39 reviews)

Following the death of his father, Britt Reid, heir to his father's large company, teams up with his late dad's assistant Kato to become a masked crime fighting team.

10. Miami Vice (1984–1990)
48 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The adventures of the vice squad detectives of the Miami Police Department.

11. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The investigations of Hawaii Five-0, an elite branch of the Hawaii State Police answerable only to the governor and headed by stalwart Steve McGarrett.

12. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
117 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Warrior/pacifist Princess Nausicaä desperately struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet.

13. Selena (1997)
127 min | Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 65/100 (16 reviews)

The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts.

14. George Lopez (2002–2007)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Comedian George Lopez stars as a Los Angeles manufacturing plant manager attempting to deal with his wacky family along with other random mishaps.

15. The Road to El Dorado (2000)
89 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 51/100 (29 reviews)

Two swindlers get their hands on a map to the fabled city of gold, El Dorado.

16. CHiPs (1977–1983)
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers.

17. Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear.

18. Touched by an Angel (1994–2003)
60 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Monica, Tess, and Andrew are a trio of angels sent to Earth to tell depressed and troubled people that God loves them and hasn't forgotten them.

19. I'm Still Here (I) (2010)
108 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Metascore: 48/100 (33 reviews)

Documenting Joaquin Phoenix's transition from the acting world to a career as an aspiring rapper.

20. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.

21. Stand and Deliver (1988)
103 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus.

22. Kojak (1973–1978)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A bald police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city.

23. Battlestar Galactica (2003 TV Mini-Series)
180 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A re-imagining of the original series in which a "rag-tag fugitive fleet" of the last remnants of mankind flees pursuing robots while simultaneously searching for their true home, Earth.

24. Gossip (I) (2000)
90 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Metascore: 31/100 (21 reviews)

Three college students chose a class project on Gossip and how fast it spreads, which spirals out of control.

25. The Magic School Bus (1994–1998)
30 min | Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An eccentric schoolteacher takes her class on wonderous educational field trips with the help of a magical schoolbus.

26. American Me (1992)
125 min | Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (11 reviews)

A Mexican-American Mafia kingpin is released from prison, falls in love for the first time, and grows introspective about his gangster lifestyle.

27. Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
Metascore: 41/100 (22 reviews)

While on vacation in Mexico, Chloe, a ritzy Beverly Hills chihuahua, finds herself lost and in need of assistance in order to get back home.

28. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

"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.

29. Battlestar Galactica: Razor (2007 TV Movie)
104 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A two-hour Battlestar Galactica special that tells the story of the Battlestar Pegasus several months prior to it finding the Galactica.

30. 12 Angry Men (1997 TV Movie)
117 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Twelve men must decide the fate of one when one juror objects to the jury's decision.

31. The Batman (2004–2008)
30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A young Bruce Wayne is in his third year of trying to establish himself as Batman, protector of Gotham City. Living in Gotham, a metropolis where shadows run long and deep, beneath elevated... See full summary »

32. Battlestar Galactica: The Plan (2009 Video)
112 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When the initial Cylon attack against the Twelve Colonies fails to achieve complete extermination of human life as planned, twin Number Ones (Cavils) embedded on Galactica and Caprica must improvise to destroy the human survivors.

33. My Family (1995)
128 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Traces over three generations an immigrant family's trials, tribulations, tragedies, and triumphs. Maria and Jose, the first generation, come to Los Angeles, meet, marry, face deportation ... See full summary »

34. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

35. Faerie Tale Theatre (1982–1987)
50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

At a time when most other shows for children were either low-budget productions or product-inspired cartoons that were little more than half-hour commercials, this program set out to ... See full summary »

36. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Metascore: 28/100 (16 reviews)

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 »

37. Police Woman (1974–1978)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
38. TMZ on TV (2007– )
30 min | Comedy, News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
39. In the Time of the Butterflies (2001 TV Movie)
95 min | Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.

40. Cannon (1971–1976)
60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The cases of a fat private detective.

41. Filly Brown (2012)
80 min | Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Metascore: 57/100 (7 reviews)

A promising hip-hop rhymer from Los Angeles finds herself in a gray area when a record producer offers her a compromising shot at stardom.

42. El Americano: The Movie (2014)
98 min | Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy

Cuco is a Mexican boy parrot that would rather imitate the crazy stunts of his TV super-parrot hero, El Americano, than help with his chores at the family bird circus. Yet when a gang of ... See full summary »

43. Walkout (2006 TV Movie)
110 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Based on a true story, student activist and Mexican-American Paula Crisostomo (Vega), tired of being treated unequally, decides to take action and stage a walkout at five East Los Angeles ... See full summary »

44. Dead Man's Walk (1996 TV Mini-Series)
272 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In this prequel to "Lonesome Dove", two young men join the Texas Rangers unit that's on a mission to annex Santa Fe.

45. American Playhouse (1981– )
Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
46. Unity (2014)
94 min | Documentary

What is the ultimate goal of your life? For only one in ten million people, that answer is, "Enlightenment." For all the others, their answer is to be successful, wealthy, powerful, etc. ... See full summary »

47. Go for Sisters (2013)
123 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (23 reviews)

Fontayne is enlisted by Bernice- her estranged old friend and current parole officer - along with a disgraced cop to search for Bernice's son, who went missing on the Mexican border.

48. Police Story (1973–1977)
120 min | Drama, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Classic anthology series, which details the personal lives of the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department. The stories ranged from highly dramatic to extremely funny. Even though... See full summary »

49. Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995–2000)
30 min | Animation, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Multicultural versions of many of your favorite fairy tales. Such as "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Three Little Pigs".

50. Wolfen (1981)
115 min | Horror, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A New York cop investigates a series of brutal deaths that resemble animal attacks.