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1. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a new elite squad of NYPD detectives who investigate sexually related crimes.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 46,711

2. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 23,272

3. Baywatch (1989–2001)

60 min | Action, Drama

5.0
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Television series about a cadre of attractive lifeguards who patrol a crowded recreational beach.

Creators: Michael Berk, Gregory J. Bonann, Douglas Schwartz | Stars: David Hasselhoff, Pamela Anderson, Yasmine Bleeth, Jeremy Jackson

Votes: 17,282

4. Stuck in Love (2012)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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49 Metascore

An acclaimed writer, his ex-wife, and their teenaged children come to terms with the complexities of love in all its forms over the course of one tumultuous year.

Writer: Josh Boone | Director: Josh Boone | Stars: Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Connelly, Lily Collins, Nat Wolff

Votes: 52,980

5. Lincoln (2012)

PG-13 | 150 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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86 Metascore

As the Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

Writers: Tony Kushner, Doris Kearns Goodwin | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Votes: 181,951

6. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The third "Law and Order" series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Creators: Rene Balcer, Dick Wolf | Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 16,548

7. Lolita (1997)

R | 137 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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46 Metascore

A man marries his landlady so he can take advantage of her daughter.

Writers: Vladimir Nabokov, Stephen Schiff | Director: Adrian Lyne | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Votes: 34,059

8. Dynasty (1981–1989)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping; ... See full summary »

Creators: Esther Shapiro, Richard Alan Shapiro | Stars: John Forsythe, Linda Evans, Joan Collins, Gordon Thomson

Votes: 3,968

9. Charlie's Angels (1976–1981)

Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.5
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The adventures of three sexy female private eyes.

Creators: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Stars: Kate Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith, David Doyle

Votes: 5,507

10. The New World (2005)

PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
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69 Metascore

The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.

Writer: Terrence Malick | Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer, Christian Bale

Votes: 66,622

11. The Love Boat (1977–1987)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess.

Creator: Wilfred Lloyd Baumes | Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange, Fred Grandy

Votes: 4,740

12. Magnum, P.I. (1980–1988)

Not Rated | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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The adventures of a Hawaii based private investigator.

Creators: Donald P. Bellisario, Glen A. Larson | Stars: Tom Selleck, John Hillerman, Roger E. Mosley, Larry Manetti

Votes: 13,712

13. MacGyver (1985–1992)

48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.7
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The adventures of a secret agent armed with almost infinite scientific resourcefulness.

Creator: Lee David Zlotoff | Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Dana Elcar, Bruce McGill, Elyssa Davalos

Votes: 24,537

14. All My Children (1970–2011)

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

6.6
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Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Cameron Mathison, Michael E. Knight, Alicia Minshew, Susan Lucci

Votes: 1,839

15. Who's the Boss? (1984–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.5
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Tony Micell, a retired baseball player, becomes the housekeeper of Angela Bower, an advertising executive in New York. Together they raise their kids, Samantha Micelli and Jonathon Bower, with help from Mona Robinson, Angela's man-crazy mother.

Creators: Martin Cohan, Blake Hunter | Stars: Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro

Votes: 6,022

16. Matlock (1986–1995)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney who charges $100,000 to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.

Creator: Dean Hargrove | Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Nancy Stafford

Votes: 3,793

17. Remington Steele (1982–1987)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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The cases of a female private detective partnered with a former thief who assumes the role of a fictitious detective in the business.

Creators: Robert Butler, Michael Gleason | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, James Read

Votes: 4,402

18. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.

Creators: Joshua Brand, John Falsey, John Masius, Mark Tinker | Stars: Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel, David Morse

Votes: 2,148

19. Falcon Crest (1981–1990)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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Set in the vineyards of California, this prime-time soap opera featured the conflict within the powerful Gioberti family, owners of the vast Falcon Crest Winery.

Creator: Earl Hamner Jr. | Stars: Jane Wyman, Lorenzo Lamas, Chao Li Chi, David Selby

Votes: 1,979

20. 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.

Creators: Steven Bochco, Terry Louise Fisher | Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry, Alan Rachins, Michael Tucker

Votes: 2,464

21. Fair Game (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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69 Metascore

CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

Writers: Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Joseph Wilson, Valerie Plame Wilson | Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong

Votes: 36,226

22. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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Ricky Stratton is a spoiled rich kid who lives the life that many kids dream of, but he still suffers from the problems that many teens do.

Creators: Martin Cohan, David W. Duclon, Ron Leavitt, Howard Leeds, Michael G. Moye, Ben Starr | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Joel Higgins, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 2,111

23. Alice (1976–1985)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.9
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A greasy-spoon diner in Phoenix, Arizona is the setting for this long-running series. The title character, Alice Hyatt, is an aspiring singer who arrives in Phoenix with her teenaged son, ... See full summary »

Creator: Robert Getchell | Stars: Linda Lavin, Beth Howland, Vic Tayback, Philip McKeon

Votes: 1,807

24. Kojak (1973–1978)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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A bald police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city.

Creator: Abby Mann | Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

Votes: 3,550

25. The Dead Pool (1988)

R | 91 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.3
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46 Metascore

Dirty Harry Callahan must stop a sick secret contest to murder local celebrities, which includes himself as a target.

Writers: Harry Julian Fink, Rita M. Fink, Steve Sharon, Durk Pearson, Sandy Shaw | Director: Buddy Van Horn | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Liam Neeson, Patricia Clarkson, Evan C. Kim

Votes: 28,726

26. Freedom (II) (2014)

R | 98 min | Drama, Family, Music

5.2
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30 Metascore

Two men separated by 100 years are united in their search for freedom. In 1856 a slave, Samuel Woodward and his family, escape from the Monroe Plantation near Richmond, Virginia. A secret ... See full summary »

Writers: Timothy A. Chey, John Senczuk | Director: Peter Cousens | Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., William Sadler, Sharon Leal, David Rasche

Votes: 261

27. Cagney & Lacey (1981–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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Two female police detectives cooperate with each other both in their professions and in their personal lives.

Creators: Barbara Avedon, Barbara Corday | Stars: Tyne Daly, Al Waxman, John Karlen, Martin Kove

Votes: 1,813

28. Field of Lost Shoes (2014)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Drama, War

5.6
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28 Metascore

Based on a true story of the American Civil War, culminating at the Battle of New Market, May 1864. A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must ... See full summary »

Writers: Thomas Farrell, Dave Kennedy | Director: Sean McNamara | Stars: Lauren Holly, Jason Isaacs, Tom Skerritt, Keith David

Votes: 723

29. Another World (1964–1999)

TV-14 | 90 min | Drama

7.1
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The continuing story of life in the Midwestern town of Bay City, and the love, loss, trials, and triumph of its residents, who come from different backgrounds and social circles. Those who ... See full summary »

Creators: William J. Bell, Irna Phillips | Stars: Victoria Wyndham, Constance Ford, Hugh Marlowe, Beverlee McKinsey

Votes: 536

30. The Contender (2000)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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59 Metascore

Senator Laine Hanson is a contender for US Vice President, but information and disinformation about her past surfaces that threatens to de-rail her confirmation.

Writer: Rod Lurie | Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Joan Allen, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

Votes: 19,909

31. Iron Jawed Angels (2004 TV Movie)

123 min | Drama, History

7.6
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Defiant young activists take the women's suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.

Writers: Jennifer Friedes, Sally Robinson, Eugenia Bostwick-Singer, Raymond Singer | Director: Katja von Garnier | Stars: Hilary Swank, Margo Martindale, Anjelica Huston, Frances O'Connor

Votes: 4,506

32. Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)

120 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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Veteran district attorney "Fatman" McCabe solves cases with the help of his easygoing private investigator partner Jake Styles.

Creators: Douglas Stefen Borghi, Dean Hargrove, Joel Steiger | Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell, Olga Russell

Votes: 1,276

33. Hotel (1983–1988)

60 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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The elegant St. Gregory Hotel in San Francisco is the setting for a string of distinct plots, usually romantic, often involving famous guest stars for an episode or two. Victoria Cabot runs... See full summary »

Creators: John Furia, Barry Oringer | Stars: James Brolin, Connie Sellecca, Nathan Cook, Shari Belafonte

Votes: 726

34. The Road to Wellville (1994)

R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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A story about the ins and outs of one unusual health facility in the early 20th century, run by the eccentric Dr. Kellogg.

Writers: T. Coraghessan Boyle, Alan Parker | Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Bridget Fonda, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack

Votes: 9,433

35. Cherry Falls (2000)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

5.0
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In the small town of Cherry Falls a psychotic murderer is killing off the virgins of the local high school.

Writer: Ken Selden | Director: Geoffrey Wright | Stars: Brittany Murphy, Jay Mohr, Michael Biehn, Jesse Bradford

Votes: 9,272

36. Killing Lincoln (2013 TV Movie)

92 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.8
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Based on The New York Times best-selling novel, Killing Lincoln is the suspenseful, eye-opening story of the events surrounding the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.

Writers: Erik Jendresen, Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard | Director: Adrian Moat | Stars: Tom Hanks, Regen Wilson, Billy Campbell, Jesse Johnson

Votes: 1,600

37. The District (2000–2004)

44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Despite having over 30 law enforcement agencies, Washington DC still has the highest crime rate in the US. With politics and indifference being a large factor in this, the city hires Newark... See full summary »

Creators: Terry George, Jack Maple | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 1,008

38. Matt Houston (1982–1985)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Matt Houston is a fabulously wealthy Texan who moves to California to oversee his family's offshore drilling enterprises but spends most of his time dabbling in his private investigator hobby.

Creator: Lawrence Gordon | Stars: Lee Horsley, Pamela Hensley, Lincoln Kilpatrick, Cis Rundle

Votes: 558

39. Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Music

6.8
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A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration.

Writers: Richard Whitley, Russ Dvonch, Joseph McBride, Allan Arkush, Joe Dante | Directors: Allan Arkush, Joe Dante | Stars: P.J. Soles, Vincent Van Patten, Clint Howard, Dey Young

Votes: 6,611

40. Songcatcher (2000)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Music

7.2
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63 Metascore

After being denied a promotion at the university where she teaches, Doctor Lily Penleric, a brilliant musicologist, impulsively visits her sister, who runs a struggling rural school in ... See full summary »

Writer: Maggie Greenwald | Director: Maggie Greenwald | Stars: Janet McTeer, Michael Q. Davis, Michael Goodwin, Gregory Russell Cook

Votes: 2,716

41. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A TV Series about a bunch of Law students, their everyday lives and their effort to make it through Law School. Hart, Ford, Bell and the rest of them have to face Kingsfield, the most ... See full summary »

Creator: James Bridges | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

Votes: 531

42. Dark Justice (1991–1993)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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After his wife and daughter are murdered, Judge Nicholas Marshall loses faith in the judicial system. Selecting defendants from the cases appearing in his court, he presses them into a ... See full summary »

Creator: Jeff Freilich | Stars: Clayton Prince, Dick O'Neill, Bruce Abbott, Janet Gunn

Votes: 221

43. Legacy (1998–1999)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Add a Plot

Stars: Brett Cullen, Jeremy Garrett, Ron Melendez, Sarah Freeman

Votes: 140

44. Timepiece (1996 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.7
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Set in the 1940's, James Earl Jones as an an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, Kevin Kilner comes forward and claims to have commmitted... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Paul Evans, Richard Fielder | Director: Marcus Cole | Stars: Naomi Watts, Kevin Kilner, James Earl Jones, Ellen Burstyn

Votes: 320

45. Foreign Student (1994)

R | 90 min | Drama

5.8
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A French football playing exchange student falls in love.

Writers: Philippe Labro, Menno Meyjes | Director: Eva Sereny | Stars: Robin Givens, Marco Hofschneider, Rick Johnson, Charlotte Ross

Votes: 258

46. New York News (1995– )

60 min | Drama

5.3
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The story of a New York City newspaper, headed by Louise Felcott (Mary Tyler Moore) and her team of reporters as they work on stories and deal with their private lives.

Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Gregory Harrison, Madeline Kahn, Melina Kanakaredes

Votes: 20

47. Number One with a Bullet (1987)

R | 103 min | Action, Thriller, Crime

4.8
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A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of corruption and criminal activity that leads right back to their own police department.

Writers: Gail Morgan Hickman, Andrew Kurtzman, Rob Riley, James Belushi | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Robert Carradine, Billy Dee Williams, Valerie Bertinelli, Peter Graves

Votes: 326

48. The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990 TV Mini-Series)

278 min | Drama

7.6
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This sweeping mini-series profiling the Kennedy family ran three nights. The film chronicles 55 years in the lives of the family opening in 1906 with the marriage of Joseph P. Kennedy, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Bronk, Alison Wachtler, Casey Affleck, Cindy Baer

Votes: 98

49. Jennifer: A Woman's Story (1979 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.3
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The widow of a wealthy executive battles schemes by factions of the board of directors as she fights to keep control of his shipbuilding company.

Writer: Richard Gregson | Director: Guy Green | Stars: Elizabeth Montgomery, Bradford Dillman, Scott Hylands, James Booth

Votes: 42

50. Linda (1993 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.7
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Two couples, friends for a long time, decide to go away together. Things soon take a turn for the worse when Linda and Jeff spend far too much time together instead of with their respective... See full summary »

Writers: John D. MacDonald, Nevin Schreiner | Director: Nathaniel Gutman | Stars: Virginia Madsen, Richard Thomas, Ted McGinley, Laura Harrington

Votes: 265