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1. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)

50 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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An elite covert operations unit carries out highly sensitive missions subject to official denial in the event of failure, death or capture.

Creator: Bruce Geller | Stars: Peter Graves, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 4,867

2. CHiPs (1977–1983)

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

6.4
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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers.

Creators: Rick Rosner, Paul Playdon | Stars: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, Paul Linke

Votes: 3,695

3. 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: 24,494

4. The A-Team (1983–1987)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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Four Vietnam vets, framed for a crime they didn't commit, help the innocent while on the run from the military.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Frank Lupo | Stars: George Peppard, Mr. T, Dwight Schultz, Dirk Benedict

Votes: 23,072

5. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Roy Huggins | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Luis Delgado

Votes: 4,310

6. Knight Rider (1982–1986)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil with the help of an indestructible and artificially intelligent supercar.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: David Hasselhoff, Edward Mulhare, Richard Basehart, Patricia McPherson

Votes: 18,699

7. I Dream of Jeannie (1965–1970)

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

7.5
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A United States astronaut finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie.

Creator: Sidney Sheldon | Stars: Barbara Eden, Larry Hagman, Bill Daily, Hayden Rorke

Votes: 7,191

8. Diagnosis Murder (1993–2002)

60 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

6.8
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Dr. Mark Sloan has a knack for getting into trouble, negotiating the twists and turns of mysteries and solving crimes with the help of his son, Steve, a homicide detective.

Creator: Joyce Burditt | Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Barry Van Dyke, Victoria Rowell, Charlie Schlatter

Votes: 3,903

9. Touched by an Angel (1994–2003)

TV-G | 60 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

5.9
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Monica, Tess, and Andrew are a trio of angels sent to Earth to tell depressed and troubled people that God loves them and hasn't forgotten them.

Creator: John Masius | Stars: Roma Downey, Della Reese, John Dye, Valerie Bertinelli

Votes: 4,375

10. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.7
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The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan and Jennifer Hart.

Creator: Sidney Sheldon | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Lee Wilkof

Votes: 2,833

11. The Fall Guy (1981–1986)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a film stunt performer who moonlights as a bounty hunter when movie work is slow.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, Heather Thomas, Markie Post

Votes: 3,356

12. Quincy M.E. (1976–1983)

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

7.3
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The cases of a coroner who investigates suspicious deaths that usually suggest murder.

Creators: Glen A. Larson, Lou Shaw | Stars: Jack Klugman, John S. Ragin, Robert Ito, Joseph Roman

Votes: 2,919

13. Hunter (1984–1991)

48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Rick Hunter is a renegade cop who breaks the rules and takes justice into his own hands. Partnered with the equally stunning and rebellious Sgt. McCall, the tough-minded duo set out to crack down on L.A.'s slimiest criminals.

Creator: Frank Lupo | Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Charles Hallahan, Perry Cook

Votes: 1,966

14. Renegade (1992–1997)

45 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.0
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After crooked cop Lieutenant "Dutch" Dixon kills his girlfriend and frames him for murder, Reno Raines escapes from jail and goes on the run. Teaming up with Bobby Sixkiller and Cheyenne ... See full summary »

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Branscombe Richmond, Kathleen Kinmont, Stephen J. Cannell

Votes: 2,751

15. The Greatest American Hero (1981–1983)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.3
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A teacher is asked to be a superhero using a special alien suit with powers he can barely understand or control.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: William Katt, Connie Sellecca, Robert Culp, Don Cervantes

Votes: 2,631

16. Adam-12 (1968–1975)

30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Two regular police officers patrol Los Angeles.

Creators: Robert A. Cinader, Jack Webb | Stars: Martin Milner, Kent McCord, Shaaron Claridge, William Boyett

Votes: 1,845

17. Alias Smith and Jones (1971–1973)

60 min | Western

7.7
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Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two of the most wanted outlaws in the history of the West, are popular "with everyone except the railroads and the banks", since "in all the trains and banks ... See full summary »

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Ben Murphy, Roger Davis, Pete Duel, Dennis Fimple

Votes: 1,015

18. The Monkees (1966–1968)

30 min | Comedy, Music

7.6
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The misadventures of a struggling rock band.

Stars: Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork

Votes: 2,202

19. T.J. Hooker (1982–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano.

Creator: Rick Husky | Stars: William Shatner, Heather Locklear, Adrian Zmed, James Darren

Votes: 2,072

20. The Gay Deceivers (1969)

R | 97 min | Comedy

5.9
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Danny and Elliot avoid military service by pretending to be gay, but they have to act the part when the recruiting officer doesn't buy it.

Writers: Abe Polsky, Gil Lasky, Jerome Wish | Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Kevin Coughlin, Brooke Bundy, Lawrence P. Casey, Jo Ann Harris

Votes: 236

21. The Commish (1991–1995)

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Slightly offbeat television police comedy/drama. Tony Scali is the police commissioner in a small town, where solutions to difficult situations often require considerable creativity. Tony's... See full summary »

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Stephen Kronish | Stars: Michael Chiklis, Theresa Saldana, Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Geoffrey Nauffts

Votes: 1,039

22. Ironside (1967–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco.

Creator: Collier Young | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Barbara Anderson

Votes: 1,538

23. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)

51 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

8.6
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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

Creator: Jeffrey Grant Rice | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 2,307

24. Riptide (1984–1986)

60 min | Action, Thriller, Crime

6.8
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Three vietnam veterans (Nick Ryder, Cody Allen and Murray Bozinsky) now work as private eyes in sunny southern California. Nick and Cody are the muscles and Murray is a computer wizard of ... See full summary »

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Frank Lupo | Stars: Perry King, Joe Penny, Thom Bray, Jack Ging

Votes: 1,295

25. B.J. and the Bear (1978–1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.4
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A trucker and his pet monkey travel the highways of America, getting into various adventures and misadventures along the way.

Creators: Glen A. Larson, Christopher Crowe | Stars: Greg Evigan, Eric Server, Linda McCullough, Candi Brough

Votes: 645

26. Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969–1976)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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The show is about doctors Marcus Welby, a general practitioner and Steven Kiley, Welby's young assistant. The two try to treat people as individuals in an age of specialized medicine and ... See full summary »

Creator: David Victor | Stars: Robert Young, James Brolin, Elena Verdugo, Pamela Hensley

Votes: 699

27. The Young Riders (1989–1992)

60 min | Romance, Western

7.9
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The adventures of the riders of the Pony Express.

Creator: Ed Spielman | Stars: Stephen Baldwin, Josh Brolin, Ty Miller, Gregg Rainwater

Votes: 916

28. The Flying Nun (1967–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

6.3
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The misadventures of a nun who can fly and her convent and neighbours.

Creators: Bernard Slade, Harry Ackerman, Max Wylie | Stars: Sally Field, Marge Redmond, Madeleine Sherwood, Alejandro Rey

Votes: 1,028

29. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)

51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The adventures of suave cat burglar Alexander Mundy, who plies his trade for the U.S. Government.

Creator: Roland Kibbee | Stars: Robert Wagner, Fred Astaire, Malachi Throne, Edward Binns

Votes: 982

30. Barnaby Jones (1973–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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The exploits of milk-swilling, geriatric private eye Barnaby Jones.

Creator: Edward Hume | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Lee Meriwether, Mark Shera, John Carter

Votes: 1,136

31. McCloud (1970–1977)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Sam McCloud is a Marshal from a Taos, New Mexico, who takes a temporary assignment in the New York City Police. His keen sense of detail and detecting subtle clues, learned from his experience, enable him to nab unsuspecting criminals despite his unbelieving boss.

Creator: Herman Miller | Stars: Dennis Weaver, J.D. Cannon, Terry Carter, Ken Lynch

Votes: 1,288

32. Baretta (1975–1978)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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The cases of maverick undercover New York detective Tony Baretta.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: Robert Blake, Tom Ewell, Michael D. Roberts, Edward Grover

Votes: 973

33. Hardcastle and McCormick (1983–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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A retired judge and his last defendant follow up on cases that were dismissed due to technicalities.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Patrick Hasburgh | Stars: Brian Keith, Daniel Hugh Kelly, John Hancock, Mary Jackson

Votes: 1,166

34. Baywatch Nights (1995–1997)

60 min | Action, Drama

3.7
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In this -far less successful, hence shorter-lived- Baywatch spin-off, Mitch Buchannon, the reliable lieutenant in charge of an LA county beach's lifeguards, moonlights -often literally, at ... See full summary »

Creators: Michael Berk, Gregory J. Bonann, David Hasselhoff, Douglas Schwartz | Stars: David Hasselhoff, Angie Harmon, Eddie Cibrian, Donna D'Errico

Votes: 885

35. Our House (1986–1988)

60 min | Drama, Family

7.1
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Following the death of his son, Gus Witherspoon takes in his daughter-in-law and his three grandchildren to live with him. Adjustment to the new arrangement is not easy on any of them.

Creator: James Lee Barrett | Stars: Wilford Brimley, Deidre Hall, Shannen Doherty, Chad Allen

Votes: 373

36. Cover Up (1984–1985)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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A fashion photographer and a veteran special forces soldier posing as her model go on intelligence missions around the world.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Jennifer O'Neill, Richard Anderson, Mykelti Williamson, Irena Ferris

Votes: 292

37. The New Mike Hammer (1984–1989)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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The cases of Mickey Spillane's classic private eye character.

Creator: Larry Brody | Stars: Stacy Keach, Lindsay Bloom, Don Stroud, Kent Williams

Votes: 566

38. Man's Favorite Sport? (1964)

Approved | 120 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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Roger Willoughby is considered to be a leading expert on sports fishing. He's written books on the subject and is loved by his customers in the sporting goods department at Abercrombie and ... See full summary »

Writers: Pat Frank, John Fenton Murray, Steve McNeil | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Rock Hudson, Paula Prentiss, Maria Perschy, John McGiver

Votes: 3,335

39. The Master (1984– )

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Action

4.2
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An aging American ninja master and his headstrong young apprentice search for the elder man's daughter.

Creator: Michael Sloan | Stars: Lee Van Cleef, Timothy Van Patten, Shô Kosugi, Cynthia Lea Clark

Votes: 935

40. The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (1979– )

60 min | Comedy

6.2
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Sheriff Lobo's the corrupt sheriff from Orly County who appeared in several episodes during the first season of B.J. and the Bear (1978), as B.J.'s occasional nemesis. He now stars in his ... See full summary »

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Claude Akins, Brian Kerwin, Mills Watson, Janet Curtis-Larson

Votes: 224

41. Get Christie Love! (1974–1975)

60 min | Drama, Crime

6.2
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Adventures of sexy & sassy black undercover cop Christie Love.

Stars: Teresa Graves, Charles Cioffi, Jack Kelly, Andy Romano

Votes: 130

42. Switch (1975–1978)

90 min | Crime, Action, Drama

7.2
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An ex-cop and an ex-con start their own detective agency.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Robert Wagner, Eddie Albert, Charlie Callas, Sharon Gless

Votes: 247

43. 240-Robert (1979–1981)

60 min | Adventure

7.8
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The missions of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail.

Stars: John Bennett Perry, Mark Harmon, Joanna Cassidy, Brian Frishman

Votes: 94

44. Red Line 7000 (1965)

Approved | 110 min | Action, Drama, Sport

5.8
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The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends. Jim Loomis and Mike Marsh drive for Pat Cassarian. Jim expects his fiancée... See full summary »

Writers: George Kirgo, Howard Hawks | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: James Caan, Laura Devon, Gail Hire, Charlene Holt

Votes: 547

45. Hardball (1989–1990)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Charlie Battles is a veteran cop who was about to be assigned a desk job. When he is teamed with a hotshot, Kaz Kaczierowski. Together, they team up, constantly being at odds over how to handle criminals.

Creator: Robert Palm | Stars: John Ashton, Richard Tyson, John Pappas, Barney McFadden

Votes: 129

46. Enos (1980–1981)

60 min | Action, Comedy

5.5
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The big city adventures of Officer Enos Strate of Hazzard County.

Creator: Gy Waldron | Stars: Sonny Shroyer, Samuel E. Wright, John Dehner, John Milford

Votes: 76

47. Angels from Hell (1968)

Approved | 86 min | Action

4.9
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A destructive ex-motorcycle gang leader comes home from Vietnam to resume his life. His desire to form a powerful gang has the police running scared. But, will he succeed...

Writer: Jerome Wish | Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Tom Stern, Ted Markland, Jack Starrett, Arlene Martel

Votes: 180

48. Death Moon (1978 TV Movie)

Unrated | 90 min | Horror, Mystery

4.0
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A manager is sent to vacation by his doctor due to symptoms of stress. He chooses Hawaii, because that's where his grandfather worked as a missionary. He doesn't know that his grandpa and ... See full summary »

Writers: Jay Benson, George Schenck | Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Robert Foxworth, Joe Penny, Barbara Trentham, Dolph Sweet

Votes: 140

49. Simon, King of the Witches (1971)

R | 99 min | Horror

5.9
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Simon, a young man with magic power, invokes the help of the evil forces in order to take revenge of a man who cheated him with a bad cheque.

Writer: Robert Phippeny | Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Andrew Prine, Brenda Scott, George Paulsin, Norman Burton

Votes: 386

50. McClain's Law (1981–1982)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Jim McClain was a cop and after being injured and deemed unfit for duty he was retired and for the past fifteen years was working on a fishing boat. One day he and his partner sell their ... See full summary »

Creator: Eric Bercovici | Stars: James Arness, Marshall Colt, George DiCenzo, Carl Franklin

Votes: 37