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1. His Night Out (1935)

67 min | Comedy

8.7
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When a meek purchasing agent is told by a quack doctor that he only has three months to live, he gets involved with a bank robbery and kidnapped by the gang.

Writers: Charles Christensen, Harry Clork, Doris Malloy | Director: William Nigh | Stars: Edward Everett Horton, Irene Hervey, Jack La Rue, Robert McWade

2. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min

8.6
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

Stars: Dean Miller, Helen O'Connell, Jack Linkletter, Joanne Jordan

3. I Love Lucy (1951–1957)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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A daffy woman constantly strives to become a star along with her bandleader husband and gets herself in the strangest situations.

Stars: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley

4. Fractured Flickers (1963– )

30 min | Comedy

8.5
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Take old movies, throw away any soundtracks, and add your own voices and sound effects to create comedy masterpieces.

Creator: Chris Hayward | Stars: Hans Conried, Paul Frees, June Foray, Stan Laurel

5. Burke's Law (1963–1966)
Episode: Who Killed Eleanora Davis? (1963)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.4
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"Professor" Kingston runs a cheap sideshow in a traveling carnival; one of his exhibits is a supposedly genuine electric chair. The girl strapped to it is certainly dead.

Writers: Don Taylor, Frank D. Gilroy | Director: Herman Hoffman | Stars: Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey, Leon Lontoc

6. Burke's Law (1963–1966)
Episode: Who Killed Hamlet? (1965)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.4
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A pretentious method actor is killed during a performance of "Hamlet".

Writers: Frank D. Gilroy, Albert Beich, Lewis Reed | Director: Don Weis | Stars: Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey, Leon Lontoc

7. Rocky and His Friends (1959–1964)

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
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An comedic anthology featuring primarily the adventures of a heroic flying squirrel and his dumb moose friend.

Stars: June Foray, Bill Scott, Edward Everett Horton, Paul Frees

8. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.3
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A daily anthology show, featuring orginal material, as well as adaptations of literary classics.

Stars: John Conte, Johnny Crawford, Sarah Churchill, Peggy McCay

9. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

8.3
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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

10. All Star Revue (1950– )

60 min | Comedy

8.3
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This early comedy program started off with a rotating cast of four famous comedians, each of whom would take turns hosting the show. The program format was similar to that of a Vaudeville ... See full summary »

Stars: Jimmy Durante, Eddie Jackson, Jack Roth, Danny Thomas

11. Trouble in Paradise (1932)

Passed | 83 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

8.2
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A gentleman thief and a lady pickpocket join forces to con a beautiful perfume company owner. Romantic entanglements and jealousies confuse the scheme.

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Grover Jones, Aladar Laszlo | Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall, Charles Ruggles

12. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)

105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show

8.2
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Stars: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette

13. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Not Rated | 118 min | Comedy, Crime

8.1
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A drama critic learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family.

Writers: Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, Joseph Kesselring | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson

14. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)

51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

8.1
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The adventures of suave cat burglar Alexander Mundy, who plies his trade for the U.S. Government.

Creator: Roland Kibbee | Stars: Robert Wagner, Fred Astaire, Malachi Throne, Edward Binns

16. The Bullwinkle Show (1961–1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.0
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Rocky, a plucky flying squirrel and Bullwinkle, a bumbling but lovable moose, have a series of ongoing adventures.

Stars: Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees, William Conrad

17. The Red Skelton Hour (1951–2013)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy

8.0
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Long-running weekly show that spotlighted legendary comedian and beloved TV clown, Red Skelton. Each show featured comedy skits, gags and vignettes starring Skelton and guest performers.

Stars: Red Skelton, David Rose and His Orchestra, Art Gilmore, Tom Hansen Dancers

18. The Best of Mr. Peabody & Sherman (1959– )

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Stars: Daws Butler, William Conrad, June Foray, Paul Frees

19. La bohème (1926)

Passed | 95 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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A group of starving artists try to survive in 1830s Paris, including a seamstress and the would-be playwright she loves.

Writers: Fred De Gresac, Henri Murger, Ray Doyle, Harry Behn, William M. Conselman, Ruth Cummings | Director: King Vidor | Stars: Lillian Gish, John Gilbert, Renée Adorée, George Hassell

20. Valentine's Day (1964–1965)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Valentine Farrow works for O.D. Dunstall in a New York publishing house. He is young and single and constantly chased by women. While in the Army, he was saved by "Rocky" Sin, a ... See full summary »

Creator: Hal Kanter | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Jack Soo, Janet Waldo, Jerry Hausner

21. The Lux Show (1957–1958)

Music

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Stars: Rosemary Clooney, Paula Kelly, The Modernaires, José Ferrer

23. Batman (1966–1968)
Episode: The Yegg Foes in Gotham (1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
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When the lease payment for Gotham City fails to be made on time, possession of the city falls into the hands of Egghead. Chaos ensues as the villain fires Commissioner Gordon and bans the ... See full summary »

Writers: Edwin Self, Stanley Ralph Ross, Bob Kane | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

25. Lost Horizon (1937)

Unrated | 97 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La -- but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be?

Writers: Robert Riskin, James Hilton | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton, John Howard

26. Top Hat (1935)

TV-G | 101 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.9
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An American dancer comes to Britain and falls for a model whom he initially annoyed, but she mistakes him for his goofy producer.

Writers: Dwight Taylor, Allan Scott | Director: Mark Sandrich | Stars: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Erik Rhodes

27. Holiday (1938)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

7.9
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A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée's eccentric sister and long suffering brother.

Writers: Donald Ogden Stewart, Sidney Buchman, Philip Barry | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres

28. Hoppity Hooper (1964– )

30 min | Animation, Comedy

7.9
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A con man, in the form of a fox named Waldo Wigglesworth, and his stooge Filmore Bear befriend a frog named Hoppity Hooper and convince him that Waldo is his long lost uncle. Together, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Chris Allen, Hans Conried, Paul Frees, Edward Everett Horton

29. Shower of Stars (1954–1958)

60 min | Family, Drama

7.9
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Stars: Jack Benny, William Lundigan, Art Gilmore, Red Skelton

32. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Franchot Tone

33. Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)

TV-G | 94 min | Fantasy, Comedy, Romance

7.8
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Boxer Joe Pendleton dies 50 years too soon due to a heavenly mistake, and is given a new life as a millionaire playboy.

Writers: Sidney Buchman, Seton I. Miller, Harry Segall | Director: Alexander Hall | Stars: Robert Montgomery, Claude Rains, Evelyn Keyes, Rita Johnson

34. The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956–1960)

60 min | Comedy

7.8
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Stars: Steve Allen, Gene Rayburn, Skitch Henderson, Les Brown

35. December Bride (1954–1959)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Charming and wise Lily Ruskin lives with her daughter and son-in- law who, along with her close friend Hilda Crocker, are always trying to find suitable older marriageable companionship for... See full summary »

Creator: Parke Levy | Stars: Spring Byington, Frances Rafferty, Dean Miller, Harry Morgan

36. The Milton Berle Show (1948–1956)

60 min | Comedy, Family

7.8
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The Texaco Star Theatre was one of the most popular shows in the history of television. In the first year, Milton Berle was not the permanent emcee, but once he replaced the rotation, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Milton Berle, Sid Stone, Jimmy Nelson, Ruth Gilbert

37. Camp Runamuck (1965– )

22 min | Comedy

7.8
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Summer-camp high jinks.

Creator: David Swift | Stars: David Ketchum, Arch Johnson, Dave Madden, Leonard Stone

38. The Name's the Same (1951–1955)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.8
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Guests who have the same name as famous persons, fictional characters, or things, are quizzed by celebrity panelists who try to determine their name. Each panelist has ten questions; if ... See full summary »

Stars: Joan Alexander, Robert Q. Lewis, Roger Price, Meredith Willson

39. Damon Runyon Theater (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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An anthology, the episodes of which were based mostly on the original short stories of Daymon Runyan.

Stars: Donald Woods, Wally Vernon, Allen Jenkins, Clegg Hoyt

40. The Way to Love (1933)

80 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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Writers: Claude Binyon, Frank Butler, Gene Fowler, Benjamin Glazer | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Maurice Chevalier, Ann Dvorak, Edward Everett Horton, Minna Gombell

41. Batman (1966–1968)
Episode: An Egg Grows in Gotham (1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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Egghead steals the Gotham City charter. He finds a loophole that could give him control of Gotham City if descendants of the original founding families (including Bruce Wayne) do not pay ... See full summary »

Writers: Stanley Ralph Ross, Edwin Self, Bob Kane | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

43. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)

60 min | Drama

7.7
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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Lytell, Jay Jackson, Bob Stanton, E.G. Marshall

44. Hearts Divided (1936)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, History, Musical

7.7
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Napoleon needs money to fight his wars in Europe so he wants 20 million dollars for the Louisiana Territory in the United States. To help the negotiations, he sends his brother, Jerome, to ... See full summary »

Writers: Laird Doyle, Casey Robinson, Rida Johnson Young | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Marion Davies, Dick Powell, Charles Ruggles, Claude Rains

45. The Steve Allen Show (1968–1970)

90 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Steve Allen, Sue Gossick, Lionel Hampton, Pat Harrington Jr.

46. $10 Raise (1935)

Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Hubert T. Wilkins is a timid, underpaid bookkeeper who, after long years of timidity, gets the courage from his sweetheart, Emily Converse, to ask his boss, gruff-and-mean Mr. Bates, for a ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter B. Kyne, Henry Johnson, Lou Breslow | Director: George Marshall | Stars: Edward Everett Horton, Karen Morley, Alan Dinehart, Glen Boles

47. Rocky and His Friends (1959–1964)
Episode: Jet Fuel Formula/Bullwinkle's Ride or Goodbye, Dollink (1959)

Animation, Comedy, Family

7.7
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With a cheerful "Hi," Rocket J. Squirrel introduces his pal Bullwinkle Moose. We first glimpse our heroes via telescope, on the moon, retrieving their stove blown there by an all-powerful ... See full summary »

Writers: Chris Hayward, Chris Jenkyns, George Atkins | Directors: Gerard Baldwin, Jim Hiltz, William T. Hurtz, Ted Parmelee, Gerald Ray, Dun Roman, Rudy Zamora | Stars: Edward Everett Horton, June Foray, Paul Frees, William Conrad

48. F Troop (1965–1967)
Episode: Me Heap Big Injun (1965)

30 min | Comedy, War, Western

7.7
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Agarn joins the Hekawi tribe and turns out to be a better Indian than any other brave.

Writer: Arthur Julian | Director: Charles R. Rondeau | Stars: Forrest Tucker, Larry Storch, Ken Berry, Melody Patterson

50. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)

Approved | 192 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.6
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The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure.

Writers: William Rose, Tania Rose | Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney