Highest Rated Titles With Leon Askin

1. Visions (1976–1980)
Episode: The Great Cherub Knitwear Strike (1976)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.8/10 X  
2. Meeting of Minds (1977–1981)
60 min | Biography, History, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
4. The Outer Limits (1963–1965)
Episode: The Inheritors: Part 1 (1964)
51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Four soldiers have been shot in the head by bullets made from the fragment of a meteorite. As a result, they have developed genius level IQs. Three of them have disappeared, one remains in ... See full summary »

5. Studio 57 (1954–1958)
30 min | Drama, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

This dramatic-anthology series went into open syndication when the DuMont Television Network ceased operations.

6. Die Fernsehsaga - Eine steirische Fernsehgeschichte (1995 TV Movie)
185 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
7. Vacation Playhouse (1963–1967)
30 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Summer replacement show featuring pilot programs that had not been sold.

8. Telephone Time (1956–1958)
30 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Between 1956 and September 1957, this filmed show featured plays by John Nesbitt, the host of the show. Starting in September 1957, plays by other authors were presented.

9. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: King for a Day (1955)
30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Cub reporter Jimmy Olsen (Jack Larson) is mistaken for Prince Gregory of Burgonia (Chet Marshall), who has been targeted for assassination. Putting his life on the line, Jimmy agrees to ... See full summary »

10. Rocky and His Friends (1959–1964)
30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

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

11. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)
60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

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

12. Kottan ermittelt (1976–1983)
Comedy, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

"Kottan ermittelt" (which translates as "Kottan investigates") is one of the defining moments of Austrian television. Masquerading as a police/crime series, it is actually a fierce anarchic... See full summary »

13. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: The Missing Klink (1969)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Hogan wants to kidnap Burkhalter and trade him for a captured underground agent and instead finds out that Klink is his hostage.

14. The Outer Limits (1963–1965)
51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

An anthology series of insightful science fiction tales.

15. The Double Life of Henry Phyfe (1966– )
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Mild-mannered accountant Harry Phyfe is recruited by a US counterintelligence agency to impersonate a dead foreign agent who was his opposite in all respects except appearance.

16. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Superman in Exile (1953)
30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Superman narrowly prevents disaster at an atomic facility. In doing so, he has become totally irradiated and will kill living things just by being close to them. This forces Superman into ... See full summary »

17. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: The Informer (1965)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The prisoners create an elaborate underground ruse to fool a German spy that has been placed in their ranks.

18. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Will the Real Adolf Please Stand Up? (1966)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

With camp security raised, Hogan and his men are desperate to smuggle some top-secret of German fortifications to allies. The solution? Make liberal use of Carter's remarkable impersonation of Adolf Hitler!

19. Young Frankenstein (1974)
106 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Dr. Frankenstein's grandson, after years of living down the family reputation, inherits granddad's castle and repeats the experiments.

20. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

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

21. Insight (1960–1984)
30 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
22. Private Secretary (1953–1957)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Susie is secretary to handsome talent agent Peter Sands and keeps getting messed up in (and messing up) his private life. She's assisted (usually) by receptionist Vi and semi-rival Sylvia. ... See full summary »

23. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Hiram, thought to be a meek-little nobody by everyone around him, is one day discovered to have a range of skills that would make James Bond green with envy. The publisher of the newspaper ... See full summary »

24. The Lineup (1954–1960)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
25. Crusader (1955–1956)
30 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

In revenge for the Communist government in Poland having sent his mother to a concentration camp where she died, Matt Anders devotes himself to freeing others from totalitarian countries.

26. G.E. True (1962– )
30 min | Adventure, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Episodes based on stories from "True" magazine.

30. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
25 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The inmates of a German World War II prisoner of war camp conduct an espionage and sabotage campaign right under the noses of their warders.

31. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
50 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An elite covert operations unit carries out highly sensitive missions subject to official denial in the event of failure, death or capture.

32. One, Two, Three (1961)
115 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Comedy about Coca-Cola's man in West Berlin, who may be fired if he can't keep his American boss's daughter from marrying a Communist.

33. Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963–1967)
60 min | Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Legendary entertainer Bob Hope hosted, and occasionally starred in, one of the last major anthology series on network TV. Both dramatic and comedy shows were presented, featuring many of ... See full summary »

34. The Dick Powell Theatre (1961–1963)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was his last television series and contained his last filmed acting (episode: 'The ... See full summary »

36. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: Death Squad (1970)
60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Jim and Barney vacation together in a Latin American country. While there, Barney falls in love with artist Alma Ross. But the brother of the local police chief obsesses over Alma and is ... See full summary »

37. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Klink vs. the Gonculator (1968)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Coming up with a fake secret device, the gonculator, Klink brings to Stalag 13 the electronics expert who wants to defect.

38. The Rogues (1964–1965)
Episode: Plavonia, Hail and Farewell (1964)
60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Tony and Margaret scheme to separate a very wealthy Plavonian, known as Mr. Smith, from some of his money, gotten through ruthless, cut-throat tactics. On the way to do so, Tony, posing as ... See full summary »

40. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964–1968)
50 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The two top agents of the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement fight the enemies of peace, particularly the forces of THRUSH.

41. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet.

42. The Rogues (1964–1965)
50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The cousins St. Clair and Fleming are con-men so successful they no longer need to con. They can be persuaded, however, to use their skills: in a just cause, where a mark deserves it very, very much.

43. Felony Squad (1966–1969)
30 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
44. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An Anthology of mini-features, new productions largely consisted of hasty retreads of successful Fox movies.

45. TV Reader's Digest (1955–1956)
30 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Family-oriented stories from the pages of "Reader's Digest" were dramatized on film.

47. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Cupid Comes to Stalag 13 (1966)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Hogan wants Klink to forget about a promotion so he plays cupid for him and General Burkhalter's sister.

50. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: How to Escape from Prison Camp Without Really Trying (1968)
30 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Hogan has trouble trying to get thirty prisoners out of camp.