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1. Silent Running (1972)

GP | 89 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.8
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In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft.

Writers: Deric Washburn, Michael Cimino, Steven Bochco | Director: Douglas Trumbull | Stars: Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Rifkin, Jesse Vint

Votes: 17,346

2. Columbo (1971–2003)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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With his rumpled raincoat, ever-present cigar, bumbling demeanour and Sherlock Holmesian powers of deduction, disarmingly polite homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo took on some of the most cunning murderers in Los Angeles, most of whom made one fatal, irrevocable mistake: underestimating his investigative genius.

Creators: Richard Levinson, William Link | Stars: Peter Falk, Mike Lally, John Finnegan, Bruce Kirby

Votes: 15,028

3. NYPD Blue (1993–2005)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The gritty details of life as a member of a New York City police unit.

Stars: Dennis Franz, Gordon Clapp, James McDaniel, Bill Brochtrup

Votes: 7,320

4. Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989–1993)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.6
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A teenaged genius deals with the usual problems of growing up: having a girlfriend, going to parties, hanging out with his best friend, all this on top of being a licensed physician in a ... See full summary »

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Max Casella, Belinda Montgomery, Lawrence Pressman

Votes: 5,271

5. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

6.8
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Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities.

Creator: Jimmy Kimmel | Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett, Guillermo Rodriguez

Votes: 5,215

6. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.8
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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.

Creator: Rod Serling | Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

Votes: 4,304

7. Fuck (2005)

Unrated | 93 min | Documentary

7.1
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58 Metascore

A documentary on the expletive's origin, why it offends some people so deeply, and what can be gained from its use.

Director: Steve Anderson | Stars: Drew Carey, Billy Connolly, Bill Maher, Reinhold Aman

Votes: 3,816

8. Over There (2005– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Action, Drama, War

7.9
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A dramatized take on war in Iraq.

Creators: Steven Bochco, Chris Gerolmo | Stars: Josh Henderson, Luke Macfarlane, Erik Palladino, Keith Robinson

Votes: 3,612

9. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.

Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Bruce Weitz, Joe Spano, Taurean Blacque

Votes: 3,556

10. The O'Reilly Factor (1996– )

60 min | Talk-Show

3.3
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Fox News Channel news and talk show.

Stars: Bill O'Reilly, Laura Ingraham, Juan Williams, Barack Obama

Votes: 2,846

11. Commander in Chief (2005–2006)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

6.7
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MacKenzie Allen becomes the first woman American president after she ascends to the job following the death of president Teddy Bridges.

Creator: Rod Lurie | Stars: Geena Davis, Donald Sutherland, Harry Lennix, Kyle Secor

Votes: 2,843

12. L.A. Law (1986–1994)

46 min | Drama

7.0
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The lives and work of the staff of a major Los Angeles law firm.

Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry, Alan Rachins, Michael Tucker

Votes: 2,070

13. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Murder by the Book (1971)

76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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When one member of a mystery writing team wants to break from his less talented partner, he becomes the victim in a real-life murder mystery.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Peter Falk, Jack Cassidy, Rosemary Forsyth, Martin Milner

Votes: 1,939

14. Murder in the First (2014– )

42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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A single murder case is dissected from the committing of the crime through to the investigation, arrest and trial.

Stars: Taye Diggs, Kathleen Robertson, Richard Schiff, Ian Anthony Dale

Votes: 1,930

15. Raising the Bar (2008–2009)

Drama | Active

7.5
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Former law school classmates reunite in court when they take on rival clients.

Creator: David Feige | Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Gloria Reuben, Currie Graham, Melissa Sagemiller

Votes: 1,516

16. The Smashing Machine (2002)

R | 93 min | Documentary, Sport

7.8
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Director: John Hyams | Stars: Mark Kerr, Mark Coleman, Dawn Staples, Bas Rutten

Votes: 1,364

17. Murder One (1995–1997)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Theodore Hoffman is a prominent defense attorney in a prestigious Los Angeles law firm. After successfully defending the wealthy but suspicious Richard Cross in a lurid murder trial, he is ... See full summary »

Creators: Charles H. Eglee, Channing Gibson | Stars: Mary McCormack, Michael Hayden, J.C. MacKenzie, Barbara Bosson

Votes: 1,361

18. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Death Lends a Hand (1971)

76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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When the CEO of a private detective agency threatens the wife of a publisher with blackmail and she threatens to expose him, he accidentally kills her.

Writers: Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: Peter Falk, Robert Culp, Pat Crowley, Ray Milland

Votes: 1,256

19. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

60 min | News

3.7
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"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Mary Hart, Kevin Frazier

Votes: 1,234

20. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Suitable for Framing (1971)

PG | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Noted art critic Dale Kingston kills his uncle for his valuable collection of paintings. Despite Columbo's suspicions, all the clues point to the dead man's ex-wife. Can the lieutenant reveal the true culprit before it is too late?

Writers: Jackson Gillis, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Hy Averback | Stars: Peter Falk, Ross Martin, Don Ameche, Kim Hunter

Votes: 1,186

21. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Étude in Black (1972)

Not Rated | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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An amoral conductor murders the gifted pianist with whom he is having an affair. Lt. Columbo is on the case.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Richard Levinson, William Link | Directors: Nicholas Colasanto, John Cassavetes, Peter Falk | Stars: Peter Falk, John Cassavetes, James Olson, Blythe Danner

Votes: 1,160

22. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Dead Weight (1971)

76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A war hero shoots and kills his business partner; an easily manipulated young divorcée is the only witness.

Writers: John T. Dugan, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Peter Falk, Eddie Albert, Kate Reid, Suzanne Pleshette

Votes: 1,107

23. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Short Fuse (1972)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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A chemical plant's director gets threats and issues threats, and one of the employees develops and plants a bomb in his car. When the car turns out to be missing, Columbo is called to find out what happened.

Writers: Jackson Gillis, Lester Pine, Tina Pine, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Edward M. Abroms | Stars: Peter Falk, Roddy McDowall, Anne Francis, James Gregory

Votes: 1,084

24. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Lady in Waiting (1971)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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A mousy heiress murders her brother, pretending she thought he was a burglar. Lt. Columbo unravels her alibi.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Barney Slater, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Norman Lloyd | Stars: Peter Falk, Susan Clark, Jessie Royce Landis, Richard Anderson

Votes: 1,075

25. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Blueprint for Murder (1972)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Elliot Markham, a brilliant architect and con-man, murders a Texas millionaire and hides his body in order to keep his visionary construction project financed.

Writers: Steven Bochco, William Kelley, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Peter Falk | Stars: Peter Falk, Patrick O'Neal, Janis Paige, Pamela Austin

Votes: 1,029

26. Riding with Death (1976 TV Movie)

97 min | Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi

1.8
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Dimwitted, meaty guy foils criminals by turning invisible.

Writers: Leslie Stevens, Harve Bennett, Steven Bochco, Frank Telford, H.G. Wells | Directors: Alan J. Levi, Don McDougall | Stars: Ben Murphy, Katherine Crawford, Richard Dysart, William Sylvester

Votes: 933

27. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Double Shock (1973)

Not Rated | 74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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A smarmy TV chef and his identical twin brother, a rigidly proper banker, are suspects in the electrocution of their rich uncle.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Jackson Gillis, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Peter Falk, Martin Landau, Jeanette Nolan, Tim O'Connor

Votes: 916

28. McMillan & Wife (1971–1977)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Attorney and US Navy vet Stuart "Mac" McMillan is appointed Commissioner of Police for the city of San Francisco. He often handles the very high profile cases personally. Helping him out on... See full summary »

Creator: Leonard Stern | Stars: Rock Hudson, John Schuck, Susan Saint James, Nancy Walker

Votes: 837

29. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Mind Over Mayhem (1974)

73 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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The director of a government institute that employs various scientific geniuses commits a clever murder. But another kind of genius is on the case: Lt. Columbo.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Dean Hargrove, Roland Kibbee, Robert Specht, Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: Peter Falk, José Ferrer, Lew Ayres, Robert Walker Jr.

Votes: 806

30. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Uneasy Lies the Crown (1990)

98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The unsuccessful junior partner in a dental group, a bad husband and degenerate gambler, faces divorce and ostracism from his father-in-law's firm.

Writers: Richard Levinson, William Link, Steven Bochco | Director: Alan J. Levi | Stars: Peter Falk, James Read, Jo Anderson, Nancy Walker

Votes: 606

31. The White Shadow (1978–1981)

60 min | Drama, Sport

7.9
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A white former NBA professional retires from the pro game and gets a job as a basketball coach in a predominantly black inner-city high school.

Creator: Bruce Paltrow | Stars: Ken Howard, Kevin Hooks, Byron Stewart, Timothy Van Patten

Votes: 601

32. Banacek (1972–1974)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The adventures of proud Polish-American detective Thomas Banacek.

Creator: Anthony Wilson | Stars: George Peppard, Ralph Manza, Murray Matheson, Christine Belford

Votes: 585

33. Brooklyn South (1997–1998)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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A realistic and gritty police drama centering on the lives of a group of close knit police officers and crime victims at a seedy police station in Brooklyn, New York City.

Stars: Jon Tenney, Michael DeLuise, Gary Basaraba, Titus Welliver

Votes: 543

34. Double Indemnity (1973 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

4.7
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A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it, suspects murder and sets out to prove it.

Writers: Steven Bochco, Billy Wilder, Raymond Chandler, James M. Cain | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Richard Crenna, Lee J. Cobb, Robert Webber, Samantha Eggar

Votes: 415

35. Brooklyn South (1997–1998)
Episode: Touched by a Checkered Cab (1997)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Doyle and Roussakoff are once again called to the home of the O'Donnell's when their father is found murdered. The eldest son, Kevin, thinks he was killed by one of the Westbrook boys, ... See full summary »

Writers: David Milch, Steven Bochco, Bill Clark, William M. Finkelstein, Michael S. Chernuchin | Director: Marc Buckland | Stars: Jon Tenney, Michael DeLuise, Gary Basaraba, James Sikking

Votes: 341

36. Blind Justice (2005– )

60 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.4
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NYPD Detective Jim Dunbar returns to work after being blinded in the line of duty.

Creator: Steven Bochco | Stars: Ron Eldard, Marisol Nichols, Reno Wilson, Frank Grillo

Votes: 327

37. Cop Rock (1990– )

60 min | Drama, Musical

4.2
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In what must have been one of the shortest lived series on network television, "Cop Rock" was part "Real Stories of the Highway Patrol" and part "The Sound of Music". After chasing down a ... See full summary »

Creators: Steven Bochco, William M. Finkelstein | Stars: Tony A. Angelo, Anne Bobby, Ronny Cox, David Gianopoulos

Votes: 308

38. The Invisible Man (1975–1976)

60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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The weekly adventures of Dr. Daniel Westin, an invisible scientist working as an agent for a private thinktank.

Creators: Harve Bennett, Steven Bochco | Stars: David McCallum, Melinda O. Fee, Craig Stevens, Paul Kent

Votes: 291

39. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)

90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.5
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This groundbreaking series had three rotating stars, who were featured in independent episodes tied together by a loose common theme. The commonality was Howard Publications, the self-made ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Barry, Susan Saint James, Robert Stack, Anthony Franciosa

Votes: 285

40. America in Primetime (2011– )

Documentary

7.5
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This documentary series looks at the evolution of specific character types appearing on American primetime episodic television from post WWII to the early twenty-first century. These ... See full summary »

Stars: Judd Apatow, Diablo Cody, Alan Yentob, Alan Ball

Votes: 245

41. Philly (2001–2002)

50 min | Drama

7.1
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Creators: Steven Bochco, Alison Cross | Stars: Kim Delaney, Tom Everett Scott, Rick Hoffman, Diana Maria Riva

Votes: 227

42. L.A. Law: The Movie (2002 TV Movie)

103 min | Drama

5.9
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Reunion movie from the popular TV series reunites most of the original cast from the Los Angeles law firm of McKenzie-Brackman. In the eight years since the series ended, the founding ... See full summary »

Writers: William M. Finkelstein, Steven Bochco, Terry Louise Fisher | Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Susan Dey, Larry Drake, Richard Dysart

Votes: 216

43. L.A. Law (1986–1994)
Episode: Pilot (1986)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

7.5
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Pilot episode for the TV series introduces the lawyers and employees of McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney and Kuzak, a Los Angeles law firm, in dealing with their courtroom cases and personal ... See full summary »

Writers: Steven Bochco, Terry Louise Fisher | Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry, Alan Rachins

Votes: 211

44. Banacek (1972–1974)
Episode: Detour to Nowhere (1972)

98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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An insurance investigator tries to find an armored car carrying gold bullion that disappeared in the middle of a deserted Texas highway.

Writer: Anthony Wilson | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: George Peppard, Christine Belford, Don Dubbins, Murray Matheson

Votes: 200

45. Vampire (1979 TV Movie)

100 min | Horror

6.8
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His self-made, but unwanted sleep of nearly 40 years disturbed by the ground-breaking to build a new church, over his self-collapsed tomb, under an old house that was his refuge in the 1940... See full summary »

Writers: Steven Bochco, Michael Kozoll | Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Jason Miller, Richard Lynch, E.G. Marshall, Kathryn Harrold

Votes: 193

46. Hooperman (1987–1989)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Free-wheeling San Francisco cop Harry Hooperman inherits a run down apartment building, and the building owner's mean, hateful and just plain annoying dog Bijoux. Not having the time to ... See full summary »

Creator: Terry Louise Fisher | Stars: John Ritter, Barbara Bosson, Felton Perry, Sydney Walsh

Votes: 186

47. Inside Edition (1988– )

Documentary, News | Active

4.1
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Along with "Hard Copy" and "A Current Affair", this show was one of the early alternative news shows to be carried nationwide in the US. Primary stories usually focused on sex scandals, ... See full summary »

Stars: Deborah Norville, Les Trent, Jim Moret, Diane McInerney

Votes: 185

48. Tavis Smiley (2004– )

30 min | Talk-Show

5.7
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Stars: Tavis Smiley, Cornel West, Newt Gingrich, Harry Belafonte

Votes: 182

49. The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2006 TV Movie)

Documentary

5.0
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Writer: Ken Shapiro | Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Jessica Alba, Pamela Anderson, Patricia Arquette, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 143

50. The Byrds of Paradise (1994– )

60 min | Drama

7.7
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Sam Byrd, a teacher and his family take up residence in Hawaii after his wife dies. Harry, Zeke and Franny each have their own problems accepting the new arrangement and coming to terms ... See full summary »

Creators: Charles H. Eglee, Channing Gibson | Stars: Timothy Busfield, Seth Green, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jayson Kalani

Votes: 125