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1. The Civil War (1990 TV Mini-Series)

680 min | Documentary, History, War

9.4
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A comprehensive survey of the American Civil War.

Stars: David McCullough, Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards

2. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: You Can't Take It with You (1984)

Not Rated | 116 min | Biography, Drama, Music

8.8
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Writers: Moss Hart, George S. Kaufman | Directors: Kirk Browning, Ellis Rabb | Stars: Elizabeth Wilson, Carole Androsky, Rosetta LeNoire, Jack Dodson

3. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min

8.7
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

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

4. ITV Sunday Night Theatre (1969– )
Episode: The Price (1971)

Drama

8.7
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a family convenes after the death of the father. Two brothers and their mother come to terms with the sacrifices and misunderstandings they have carried since the children left home.

Writer: Arthur Miller | Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: George C. Scott, Barry Sullivan, Colleen Dewhurst, David Burns

5. The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962–1965)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A continuation of the dramatic anthology series hosted by the master of suspense and mystery. When the series Alfred Hitchcock Presents was revived in 1962, the name was changed, but the ... See full summary »

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Hinton Pope, Jimmy Joyce, Lew Brown

6. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: Most Hallowed Ground (1864) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.6
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By the summer of 1864, the Union push had been stopped. At Petersburg, Union troops had been entrenched in an intricate network trenches for two months. The key to victory lay in Sherman ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Ed Bearss, Stephen B. Oates

7. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.5
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Stars: Walt Disney, Kevin Corcoran, Paul Frees, Slim Pickens

8. Avonlea (1990–1996)

PG | 60 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

8.5
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A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives in Prince Edward Island in early 1900s.

Stars: Zachary Bennett, Lally Cadeau, Mag Ruffman, Cedric Smith

9. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: Simply Murder (1863) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.5
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By early 1863, Union soldiers with the Army of the Potomac had not been paid for 6 months and supplies were thin. Some 200 men were deserting every day and by January one-quarter of the men... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Barbara Fields, Paul Roebling, James Symington, Sam Waterston

10. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: The Better Angels of Our Nature (1865) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.5
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The North celebrated Lee's surrender and the end of the war. On April 14, Good Friday, John Wilkes Booth learned that President Lincoln, General Grant and others were to attend a play at ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Barbara Fields, Shelby Foote, James Symington

11. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: The Cause (1861) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.5
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Slavery began to flourish in the U.S. at the end of the 18th century with Eli Whitney's invention of the cotton gin. Whereas it would take one person a day to produce a pound of clean ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields, Ed Bearss

12. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: The Universe of Battle (1863) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.5
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In trying to draw Union troops away from the siege of Vicksburg, Robert E. Lee invaded Pennsylvania and over three days 150,000 men would do battle at Gettysburg. Confederate soldiers had ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields, Daisy Turner

13. Anne of Green Gables (1985 TV Movie)

199 min | Drama, Family

8.4
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An orphan girl, sent to an elderly brother and sister by mistake, charms her new home and community with her firey spirit and imagination.

Writers: Kevin Sullivan, Joe Wiesenfeld, Lucy Maud Montgomery | Director: Kevin Sullivan | Stars: Megan Follows, Colleen Dewhurst, Richard Farnsworth, Patricia Hamilton

14. East Side/West Side (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Neil Brock is a young social worker in the slums of New York City; his boss is Frieda Hechlinger; and Jane Foster is the office secretary. This dramatic series features stories about child ... See full summary »

Stars: George C. Scott, Elizabeth Wilson, Cicely Tyson, Linden Chiles

15. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

8.4
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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

16. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: A Very Bloody Affair (1862) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.4
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By 1862, both sides had 1 million men in uniform across a 1000 mile battle front ranging from Manassas, Virginia to Missouri. Battles had taken a horrendous toll in human lives on both ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Sam Waterston, Julie Harris

17. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: Forever Free (1862) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.4
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While Gen. McClellan sat outside Richmond, three Union armies were being kept occupied by Stonewall Jackson and J.E.B. Stuart in northwestern Virginia. Lee was named commander of the army ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Barbara Fields, Shelby Foote, William Safire

18. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: Valley of the Shadow of Death (1864) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.4
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By 1864, Union forces had the upper hand, though the end of war was not yet in sight. President Lincoln named U.S. Grant overall commander of the Union army, 533,000 strong and the largest ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Ed Bearss, Sam Waterston

19. The Civil War (1990– )
Episode: War Is All Hell (1865) (1990)

Documentary, History, War

8.4
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By the beginning of 1865, the Confederacy was coming to an end. Atlanta had been overrun and Sherman was marching to the sea. Lincoln approved Sherman's plan against the advice of those ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns | Director: Ken Burns | Stars: David McCullough, Shelby Foote, Ed Bearss, James Symington

20. The Price (1971 TV Movie)

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Writer: Arthur Miller | Director: George Schaefer | Stars: David Burns, Colleen Dewhurst, George C. Scott, Barry Sullivan

21. Murphy Brown (1988–1998)
Episode: Brown Like Me: Part 1 (1989)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Creator: Diane English | Director: Barnet Kellman | Stars: Candice Bergen, Grant Shaud, Faith Ford, Joe Regalbuto

22. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Eugene O'Neill: A Glory of Ghosts (1986)

150 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.3
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Writers: Eugene O'Neill, Paul Shyre | Director: Perry Miller Adato | Stars: Jeffrey DeMunn, Zoe Caldwell, Colleen Dewhurst, Frances Conroy

23. Annie Hall (1977)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

Writers: Woody Allen, Marshall Brickman | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Tony Roberts, Carol Kane

24. Anne of Avonlea (1987 TV Movie)

230 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.2
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Anne Shirley accepts a teaching position at a girls boarding school in a town dominated by a rich and belligerant family determined to make her life miserable.

Writers: Lucy Maud Montgomery, Kevin Sullivan | Director: Kevin Sullivan | Stars: Megan Follows, Colleen Dewhurst, Wendy Hiller, Frank Converse

25. The United States Steel Hour (1953–1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Live drama series that was one of the best TV shows ever shown. Over 200 live plays covering all aspects of society were shown.

Stars: Richard Kiley, Betsy Palmer, Jeff Donnell, Mona Freeman

26. Legend in Granite (1973 TV Movie)

48 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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Follows Vince Lombardi's football career from one of Fordham University's legendary "Seven Blocks of Granite" to one of American football's greatest professional coaches.

Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Colleen Dewhurst, James Olson, John Calvin

27. The Good Fight: The Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War (1984)

98 min | Documentary

8.2
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The story of an American Communist militia that fought for the Spanish Republicans in the 1936-39 Civil War.

Writers: Noel Buckner, Mary Dore, Sam Sills | Directors: Noel Buckner, Mary Dore, Sam Sills | Stars: Ruth Davidow, Colleen Dewhurst, John Houseman, Studs Terkel

28. Murphy Brown (1988–1998)
Episode: Bob & Murphy & Ted & Avery (1990)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Creator: Diane English | Director: Barnet Kellman | Stars: Candice Bergen, Faith Ford, Charles Kimbrough, Joe Regalbuto

29. Murphy Brown (1988–1998)
Episode: Brown Like Me: Part 2 (1989)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Creator: Diane English | Director: Barnet Kellman | Stars: Candice Bergen, Grant Shaud, Pat Corley, Colleen Dewhurst

30. The Eleventh Hour (1962–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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There were only two seasons of THE ELEVENTH HOUR. Both featured Jack Ging as Dr. Paul Graham, a passionate and caring young psychologist working under the aegis of elder psychiatrists ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Ging, Wendell Corey, Ralph Bellamy, Maxine Stuart

31. Murphy Brown (1988–1998)
Episode: Mama Said (1989)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Murphy's mom whom she was never close to comes for a visit. And she spends all the time fawning after Murphy which has Murphy perplexed.

Creator: Diane English | Director: Barnet Kellman | Stars: Candice Bergen, Colleen Dewhurst, Rachel Hartley

32. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: The Executioners (1962)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

8.0
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although some question his guilt, a man is hanged in Medicine Bow when a woman denies being with him at the time. A stranger with many talents arrives in Medicine Bow taking a job at Shiloh who takes a keen interest in the main players.

Writers: Morton S. Fine, David Friedkin, Owen Wister | Director: David Friedkin | Stars: James Drury, Lee J. Cobb, Doug McClure, Gary Clarke

33. The Big Valley (1965–1969)

60 min | Western

7.9
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The Wild West adventures of the residents and staff of Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley.

Creators: A.I. Bezzerides, Louis F. Edelman | Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans

34. Kraft Theatre (1947–1958)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Stars: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

35. Quincy M.E. (1976–1983)
Episode: For Love of Joshua (1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.9
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When a baby with Down Syndrome is denied medical care after birth and allowed to starve to death, Quincy must determine if the death was from natural causes or if the attending physician had a different agenda.

Creators: Glen A. Larson, Lou Shaw | Director: David Moessinger | Stars: Jack Klugman, Garry Walberg, John S. Ragin, Val Bisoglio

36. Play of the Week (1959–1961)
Episode: Medea (1959)

120 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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Writers: Euripides, Robinson Jeffers | Directors: Wes Kenney, José Quintero | Stars: Judith Anderson, Eric Berry, Henry Brandon, Jacqueline Brookes

37. The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962–1965)
Episode: Night Fever (1965)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A handsome, young defendant severely wounded by police in a robbery which left a rookie cop dead, is hospitalized under tight guard. When older, plain Nurse Hatch (4 time Emmy winner ... See full summary »

Writers: Clark Howard, Gilbert Ralston | Director: Herbert Coleman | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Colleen Dewhurst, Tom Simcox, Joe De Santis

38. 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

39. The Doctors and the Nurses (1962–1965)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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The story takes place in a large hospital and revolves around two nurses, Liz Thorpe (Shirl Conway), the older head nurse, and Gail Lucas, the naive student nurse. The two nurses were ... See full summary »

Stars: Shirl Conway, Zina Bethune, Dana Elcar, Hilda Simms

40. Night of 100 Stars II (1985 TV Movie)

180 min | Comedy, Family, Music

7.8
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Stars: Debbie Allen, Peter Allen, Harry Anderson, Ann-Margret

42. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)
Episode: All Brides Should Be Beautiful (1965)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Raymond Massey, Tom Bosley, Colleen Dewhurst

43. Moonlighting (1985–1989)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency.

Creator: Glenn Gordon Caron | Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong

44. The Virginian (1962–1971)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

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The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers, and Col. MacKenzie. It is the setting for a variety of stories, many more ... See full summary »

Stars: James Drury, Doug McClure, Lee J. Cobb, Sara Lane

45. Great Performances (1971– )

132 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.7
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Creators: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban | Stars: Julie Andrews, Walter Cronkite, Plácido Domingo, Chita Rivera

46. Decoy (1957– )

30 min | Drama, Crime

7.7
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New York City policewoman Casey Jones' assignment to fight crime often entails her going undercover in some of the seediest and most dangerous parts of the city.

Stars: Beverly Garland, Joseph Sullivan, Frank Campanella, Simon Oakland

47. A Moon for the Misbegotten (1975 TV Movie)

134 min | Drama

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Theatrical sparks flew when veteran Eugene O'Neill interpreters Jason Robards and Colleen Dewhurst joined forces in the celebrated 1973 revival of O'Neill's tender semi-autobiographical ... See full summary »

Writer: Eugene O'Neill | Directors: José Quintero, Gordon Rigsby | Stars: Jason Robards, Colleen Dewhurst, Ed Flanders, Edwin McDonough

48. Night of 100 Stars (1982 TV Special)

180 min | Comedy, Family, Music

7.7
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All-star variety special celebrating the centennial of the Actors' Fund of America.

Writer: Hildy Parks | Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Jane Alexander, Peter Allen, Steve Allen, June Allyson

49. Escape (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

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The true story of Dwight Worker, an American who was caught smuggling drugs in Mexico, and sentenced to fortress-like Lecumberri prison where he endured brutal conditions. With the help of ... See full summary »

Writers: Barbara Worker, Dwight Worker, Michael Zagor | Director: Robert Michael Lewis | Stars: Timothy Bottoms, Kay Lenz, Allan Miller, Antonio Fargas

50. The Nun's Story (1959)

Not Rated | 149 min | Drama

7.6
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In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Anderson, Kathryn Hulme | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Edith Evans, Peggy Ashcroft