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1. The Fugitive (1993)

PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.8
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Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt.

Writers: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy, Roy Huggins | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore

2. Above the Law (1988)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.9
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In Japan, the Sicilian martial arts expert Nicolo "Nico" Toscani is recruited by the CIA Special Agent Nelson Fox to join the Special Operations Forces in the border of the Vietnam and ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Davis, Steven Seagal, Steven Pressfield, Ronald Shusett | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Steven Seagal, Pam Grier, Henry Silva, Ron Dean

3. The China Syndrome (1979)

PG | 122 min | Drama, Thriller

7.4
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A reporter finds what appears to be a cover-up of safety hazards at a nuclear power plant.

Writers: Mike Gray, T.S. Cook, James Bridges | Director: James Bridges | Stars: Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas, Scott Brady

4. Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (1996)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

2.3
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Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and ... See full summary »

Writers: Farhad Mann, Michael Miner | Director: Farhad Mann | Stars: Patrick Bergin, Matt Frewer, Austin O'Brien, Ely Pouget

5. The Package (1989)

R | 108 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Experienced Green Beret sergeant Johnny Gallagher is escorting a prisoner, Airborne Ranger Thomas Boyette, back to the US, but Boyette escapes and Gallagher must risk life and limb to catch him.

Writer: John Bishop | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Gene Hackman, Tommy Lee Jones, Joanna Cassidy, John Heard

6. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

7. Code of Silence (1985)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.9
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A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.

Writers: Michael Butler, Dennis Shryack, Mike Gray | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Chuck Norris, Henry Silva, Bert Remsen, Mike Genovese

8. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)

Drama, Family, Romance

7.3
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CBS late-afternoon specials designed for junior high and high school students, dramatizing issues affecting teens.

Stars: Monica Calhoun, Tammy Lauren, Nick Angotti, Beau Dremann

9. Here Come the Munsters (1995 TV Movie)

96 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.9
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The Munsters come to America to search for Herman's brother-in-law Norman Hyde, only to find out that he has turned himself into Brent Jekyll, who is running for congress, and Grandpa must ... See full summary »

Writers: Norm Liebmann, Ed Haas, Allan Burns, Chris Hayward, Bill Prady, Jim Fisher, Jim Staahl | Director: Robert Ginty | Stars: Edward Herrmann, Veronica Hamel, Robert Morse, Christine Taylor

10. The Final Terror (1983)

R | 82 min | Horror

4.7
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A group of forest rangers go camping in the woods, and trespass into an area where a backwoods mama likes to kill people who come onto her turf.

Writers: Jon George, Neill D. Hicks, Ronald Shusett | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: John Friedrich, Adrian Zmed, Ernest Harden Jr., Lewis Smith

11. Starman (1986–1987)

60 min | Sci-Fi

7.0
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An alien returns to Earth years after an earlier visit to reunite with his Earth son and together, they search for the alien's human wife.

Stars: Robert Hays, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Michael Cavanaugh, Patrick Culliton

12. Wavelength (1983)

PG | 87 min | Sci-Fi

5.8
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Two young lovers learn that a small group of child-like space aliens are marooned on Earth and are being held prisoner at a top secret military facility. The couple then decide to liberate ... See full summary »

Writer: Mike Gray | Director: Mike Gray | Stars: Robert Carradine, Cherie Currie, Keenan Wynn, Cal Bowman

13. Mansion of the Doomed (1976)

R | 89 min | Horror

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An insane surgeon finds himself up to his armpits in eyeballs after guilt prompts him to begin removing the eyes of abducted people in hopes of performing transplants on his daughter who ... See full summary »

Writer: Frank Ray Perilli | Director: Michael Pataki | Stars: Richard Basehart, Gloria Grahame, Trish Stewart, Lance Henriksen

14. Matters of the Heart (1990 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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A world-class pianist (Seymour) becomes romantically and sexually involved with her young protege (Gartin).

Writers: Barbara Wersba, Linda Bergman, Martin Tahse | Director: Michael Ray Rhodes | Stars: Jane Seymour, Chris Gartin, James Stacy, Geoffrey Lewis

15. Lepke (1975)

R | 110 min | Biography, Drama

5.4
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Tony Curtis stars as Lepke, head of Murder Inc., the syndicate that spattered the headlines of the day with blood.

Writers: Tamar Simon Hoffs, Wesley Lau | Director: Menahem Golan | Stars: Tony Curtis, Anjanette Comer, Michael Callan, Warren Berlinger

16. Shattered Mind (1996 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Heather Locklear stars in this psychological thriller as a woman who is racked by multiple personalities and confronts a horrifying past of dark secrets buried a long time ago. When her ... See full summary »

Writer: Thomas Baum | Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: Heather Locklear, François Chau, John Walter Davis, Brad Fisher

17. Stony Island (1978)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Music

6.5
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STONY ISLAND tells the story of Richie Bloom (Richie Davis), the only white kid on the block, as he forms an R&B band with his best friend, Kevin (Edward Stoney Robinson). With the help of ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Davis, Tamar Simon Hoffs | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Richard Davis, Edward Stoney Robinson, George Englund Jr., Gene Barge

18. L.A. Firefighters (1996– )

60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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"L.A. Firefighters" (1996)" follows the lives of the members of Fire Co. 132, in Los Angeles County, California. Jarrod Emick stars as Jack Malloy, 132's fire captain who has recently had ... See full summary »

Stars: Jarrod Emick, Christine Elise, Miguel Sandoval, Carlton Wilborn

19. Dead in the Water (1991 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.4
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Prominent lawyer Charlie Deegan has almost everything he has ever wanted. He has an important, prosperous law practice, a beautiful secretary as his lover, and the chance to be appointed to... See full summary »

Writers: Harry Whittington, Eleanor Gaver, Robert Seidenberg, Walter Klenhard | Director: Bill Condon | Stars: Bryan Brown, Teri Hatcher, Anne De Salvo, Veronica Cartwright

20. Get to the Heart: The Barbara Mandrell Story (1997 TV Movie)

93 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.6
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Biography of country music star Barbara Mandrell looks at her early career and follows her career through the tragic auto accident in 1984 which almost killed her and her ultimate recovery ... See full summary »

Writers: Barbara Mandrell, Linda Bergman | Director: Jerry London | Stars: Maureen McCormick, Dwight Schultz, Greg Kean, Lisa Blount

21. Bad Attitudes (1991 TV Movie)

88 min | Action, Comedy

6.2
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Writer: Caleb Carr | Director: Alan Myerson | Stars: Ellen Blain, Ralph Bruneau, Carlease Burke, Maryedith Burrell

22. The Murder of Fred Hampton (1971)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

7.3
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Fred Hampton was the leader of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party. This film depicts his brutal murder by the Chicago police and its subsequent investigation, but also ... See full summary »

Director: Howard Alk | Stars: Rennie Davis, Fred Hampton, Edward Hanrahan, Don Matuson

23. Parable (1964)

20 min | Short, Drama

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The story begins as an old fashioned circus parade is traveling through the countryside. In the back of the parade is a simple clown dressed in white almost like a harlequin, riding atop a ... See full summary »

Writer: Rolf Forsberg | Directors: Rolf Forsberg, Tom Rook | Stars: Tom Erhart, Madhur Jaffrey, Saeed Jaffrey, Clarence Mitchell

24. The Last Hit (1993 TV Movie)

R | 93 min | Thriller

5.4
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A retired asassin tries to make himself at home in New Mexico.

Writers: Reginald Hill, Walter Klenhard, Alan Sharp | Director: Jan Egleson | Stars: Bryan Brown, Brooke Adams, Harris Yulin, Daniel von Bargen

25. The Three Lives of Karen (1997 TV Movie)

PG-13 | Drama

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State trooper Matt patiently accompanies his bride, Karen Winthrop, when businessman Paul turns up and claims she's his missing wife and the mother of his daughter Jessica. He could be ... See full summary »

Writer: David Chisholm | Director: David Burton Morris | Stars: Gail O'Grady, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tim Guinee, Monica Hewes

26. Wild Card (1992 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 95 min | Mystery, Thriller, Western

5.3
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Thriller about a former preacher, now a professional gambler, who heads down New Mexico way to visit an old buddy, only for him to be killed. It is not long before the Preacher is ... See full summary »

Writers: Ted Thackrey Jr., Scobie Richardson | Director: Mel Damski | Stars: Powers Boothe, Cindy Pickett, Terry O'Quinn, Rene Auberjonois

27. Living Venus (1961)

Unrated | 74 min | Drama

5.5
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Man and his partner, a photographer, start up a men's magazine called "Pagan." The magazine becomes a success, he leaves his fiancee, marries his star model, and complications ensue.

Writer: William Kerwin | Director: Herschell Gordon Lewis | Stars: William Kerwin, Harvey Korman, Danica D'Hondt, Jeanette Leahy

28. Mur murs (1981)

80 min | Documentary

7.0
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Writer: Agnès Varda | Director: Agnès Varda | Stars: Juliet Berto, Judy Baca, Mathieu Demy, Arno Jordan

29. American Revolution 2 (1969)

86 min | Documentary

6.6
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A gritty but essential documentary charting social turbulence in late 1960's Chicago. American Revolution 2 includes footage of the 1968 Democratic Convention protest and riot, a critique ... See full summary »

Directors: Howard Alk, Mike Gray | Stars: Richard J. Daley, Charles Geary, Dick Gregory, Bobby Rush

30. Light Time (1960–1964)

30 min | Family

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Stars: James E. Stewart, Rolf Forsberg

31. The Rocket Pilots (1981 TV Movie)

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A comprehensive documentary covering the history of aviation high speed innovation and advancement from the first powered flights of the Wright brothers up to and including the X-15 space ... See full synopsis »

Writers: James A. Dennett, Mike Gray, Don Johnson

32. At Home with Shields and Yarnell (1978 TV Short)

5 min | Short

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Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Robert Shields, Lorene Yarnell Jansson

33. 8 Flags for 99¢ (1970 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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A sponsored film made for the Chicago chapter of Business Executives Move for Vietnam Peace that explores the conflicted opinions of conservative white inhabitants of Chicago's Garfield ... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Olin

34. Leg Up (1990)

30 min | Short, Drama, Western

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Director: Hank Baumert | Star: Mike Norris

35. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)
Episode: But He Loves Me (1991)

Drama, Family, Romance

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Teenage girl starts dating the most popular boy in school and for a while everything is wonderful, until he start being violent towards her.

Writer: Betty G. Birney | Director: Strathford Hamilton | Stars: Kelli Williams, Donovan Leitch Jr., Douglas Barr, Season Hubley

36. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: The Killing Floor (1984)

118 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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During World War I, a poor black Southerner travels north to Chicago to get work in the city's slaughterhouses, where he becomes embroiled in the organized labor movement. He becomes ... See full summary »

Writers: Leslie Lee, Ron Milner, Elsa Rassbach | Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Cynthia Baker, Dennis Farina, Clarence Felder, Moses Gunn

37. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: Who Am I This Time? (1982)

TV-PG | 53 min | Comedy, Drama

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From a short story by Kurt Vonnegut. Christopher Walken is a shy hardware store employee. But whenever he takes a part in a local amateur theater production, he becomes the part completely-... See full summary »

Writers: Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Neal Miller | Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Christopher Walken, Robert Ridgely, Dorothy Patterson