Most Popular Titles With Olivia Cole

1. Roots (1977 TV Mini-Series)
60 min | Drama, History, War
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation.

2. Guiding Light (1952–2009)
60 min | Drama
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Guiding Light takes place in the fictional Midwestern town of Springfield. In its early years the stories centered on the middle class Bauer family, but later the wealthy Spauldings, ... See full summary »

3. L.A. Law (1986–1994)
46 min | Drama
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The lives and work of the staff of a major Los Angeles law firm.

4. North and South (1985 TV Mini-Series)
561 min | Drama, History, Romance, War
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Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.

5. Coming Home (1978)
127 min | Drama, Romance, War
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A woman whose husband is fighting in Vietnam falls in love with another man who suffered a paralyzing combat injury there.

6. Jeopardy! (1984– )
30 min | Game-Show
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A quiz show with a twist: contestants are provided with the answers. But what are the right questions?

7. Family (1976–1980)
60 min | Drama, Family
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The joys and heartaches of the Lawrence family of Pasadena, California.

8. Police Woman (1974–1978)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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9. First Sunday (2008)
96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
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Metascore: 41/100 (21 reviews)

Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Instead, they end up spending the night in the presence of the Lord and are forced to deal with much more than they bargained for.

10. Christy (1994–1995)
60 min | Drama, Family
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Based on the bestseller by Catherine Marshall, Christy tells the story of an idealistic nineteen year old who leaves the comforts of her city home to teach school in the impoverished ... See full summary »

11. Heroes (1977)
112 min | Comedy, Drama
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A Vietnam veteran suffering from post traumatic stress disorder breaks out of a VA hospital and goes on a road trip with a sympathetic traveler to find out what became of the other men in his unit.

12. The Women of Brewster Place (1989 TV Movie)
200 min | Drama
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Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three ... See full summary »

13. Big Shots (1987)
94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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Following the death of his father, suburbanite Obie runs away from home and winds up on Chicago's South Side. After being mugged, he befriends con artist Scam. The two then embark on a Down... See full summary »

14. Something About Amelia (1984 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
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Counseling helps family deal with the discovery that their child was sexually abused by the closest relative.

15. Some Kind of Hero (1982)
97 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
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A Vietnam vet returns home from a prisoner of war camp and is greeted as a hero, but is quickly forgotten and soon discovers how tough survival is in his own country.

16. Insight (1960–1984)
30 min | Drama
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17. The 5th Annual TV Land Awards (2007 TV Special)
Comedy, Family, History, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
18. Backstairs at the White House (1979 TV Mini-Series)
540 min | Drama, History
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Behind the scenes at the White House during eight administrations, as told by the people who work there.

19. Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984)
96 min | Drama
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This film adaptation of James Baldwin's celbrated novel tells the journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Harlem seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy ... See full summary »

20. Brewster Place (1990– )
30 min | Drama
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21. Rafferty (1977– )
60 min | Drama
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22. Fly Away Home (1981 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama, War
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An American photojournalist is sent to Saigon to cover the Vietnam War.

23. The Sky Is Gray (1980 TV Movie)
46 min | Drama
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A young boy named James comes of age in 1940s Louisiana and grapples with what it means to be black during a time of racism and poverty. James's mother accompanies her son to town to see ... See full summary »

24. Children of Divorce (1980 TV Movie)
104 min | Drama
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25. Report to Murphy (1982– )
30 min | Comedy
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The everyday problems and frustrations of a parole officer, as he deals with the released prisoners that come and go.

26. Arly Hanks (1993 TV Movie)
Comedy
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The small town of Maggody, population 775, Stump County, Arkansas, has a new Police Chief - Arly Hanks, who has returned home from New York City after a messy divorce, her former husband ... See full summary »

27. Mistress of Paradise (1981 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In the 19th century, a wealthy Northern woman marries a Louisiana plantation owner and then becomes suspicious about his first wife's death.

28. Szysznyk (1977–1978)
30 min | Comedy
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29. The Fig Tree (1987 TV Movie)
58 min | Drama, Family
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30. The Lazarus Syndrome (1979– )
60 min | Drama
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31. The 31st Annual Emmy Awards (1979 TV Special)
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32. The 30th Annual Emmy Awards (1978 TV Special)
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33. Roots Remembered (2007 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary
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Feature-length British documentary catching up with the cast of _"Roots" (1977) (mini)_ 30 years on and exploring its place in history.

34. The 29th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1977 TV Special)
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36. The Television Annual: 1978/1979 (1979 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary
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37. Betjeman and Me: Griff Rhys Jones (2006 TV Movie)
Documentary
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38. Be Good, Be Nice (2011)
5 min | Short, Drama
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A young girl has an unpleasant encounter with her friends father.

39. The 2nd Annual Black Achievement Awards (1979 TV Movie)
60 min | Music
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40. The Lazarus Syndrome (1979– )
Episode: A Brutal Assault (1979)
60 min | Drama
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41. Szysznyk (1977–1978)
Episode: A Star Is Burned (1978)
30 min | Comedy
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42. L.A. Law (1986–1994)
Episode: America the Beautiful (1989)
46 min | Drama
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Grace has mixed feelings when she prosecutes a wealthy businessman for killing a homeless man for scourging around the garbage outside his house, as well as dealing with a crazed activist ... See full summary »

43. Report to Murphy (1982– )
Episode: Baker vs. Murphy (1982)
30 min | Comedy
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44. Szysznyk (1977–1978)
Episode: Ball Three (1977)
30 min | Comedy
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45. Szysznyk (1977–1978)
Episode: Beef Encounters (1977)
30 min | Comedy
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46. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Bernice Sands Comes Home (1990)
30 min | Drama
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47. Murder, She Wrote (1984– )
Episode: Big Easy Murder (1995)
93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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For the fourth time in three months, a man is murdered by machete in New Orleans, Lousiania, with as calling card a rooster foot, a voodoo talisman. Victim Jim Nash was an intern reporter ... See full summary »

48. Rafferty (1977– )
Episode: Brothers & Sons (1977)
60 min | Drama
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49. Report to Murphy (1982– )
Episode: Charlie Goes Awry (1982)
30 min | Comedy
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50. L.A. Law (1986–1994)
Episode: Cold Shower (1993)
46 min | Drama
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Celeste Baume, a temperamental businesswoman, causes Markowitz no end of problems when she takes exception to the attitude of an IRS auditor. Meanwhile, Rollins defends a gay art theft who ... See full summary »