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1. The Office (2005–2013)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.8
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A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium.

Stars: Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski, Rainn Wilson

Votes: 233,241

2. Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.6
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The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place.

Stars: Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman, Chris Pratt

Votes: 145,342

3. ER (1994–2009)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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The lives, loves and losses of the doctors and nurses of Chicago's County General Hospital.

Stars: Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies, Eriq La Salle

Votes: 42,259

4. Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year.

Stars: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Votes: 105,755

5. Malcolm in the Middle (2000–2006)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.

Stars: Frankie Muniz, Bryan Cranston, Justin Berfield, Erik Per Sullivan

Votes: 103,257

6. Santa Clarita Diet (2017– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Horror

7.7
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Sheila and Joel are married real estate agents in Santa Clarita, California. When Sheila dies, their lives take a dark turn.

Stars: Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant, Liv Hewson, Skyler Gisondo

Votes: 21,088

7. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)

PG-13 | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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Truly amazing, fantastical, funny, and odd, and sometimes scary, sad, and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses, and directors make guest appearances.

Stars: Charles Durning, Douglas Seale, Louis Giambalvo, Sharon Spelman

Votes: 3,971

8. He's Just Not That Into You (2009)

PG-13 | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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47 Metascore

The Baltimore-set movie of interconnecting story arcs deals with the challenges of reading or misreading human behavior.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly, Morgan Lily, Trenton Rogers

Votes: 140,202 | Gross: $93.95M

9. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)

PG | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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66 Metascore

Four best girlfriends hatch a plan to stay connected with one another as their lives start off in different directions: they pass around a pair of secondhand jeans that fits each of their bodies perfectly.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera, Blake Lively

Votes: 47,809 | Gross: $39.01M

10. One Mississippi (2015– )

26 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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This semi-autobiographical dark comedy starring Tig Notaro follows her as she returns to her hometown after the sudden death of her mother. Still reeling from her own declining health ... See full summary »

Stars: Tig Notaro, John Rothman, Noah Harpster, Stephanie Allynne

Votes: 1,956

11. Grounded for Life (2001–2005)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.5
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Thirty-something Irish Catholic couple Sean and Claudia deal with their three children as well as Sean's judgmental father and his carefree brother.

Stars: Donal Logue, Megyn Price, Kevin Corrigan, Lynsey Bartilson

Votes: 12,784

12. A Walk in the Woods (2015)

R | 104 min | Adventure, Biography, Comedy

6.3
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51 Metascore

After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson, Mary Steenburgen

Votes: 18,752 | Gross: $29.47M

13. The Bernie Mac Show (2001–2006)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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A stand up comedian suddenly becomes a father when he takes custody of his sister's three children.

Stars: Bernie Mac, Kellita Smith, Jeremy Suarez, Dee Dee Davis

Votes: 5,872

14. The Larry Sanders Show (1992–1998)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

8.5
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A comedic behind the scenes look at a late night talk show.

Stars: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Votes: 6,005

15. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

Votes: 613

16. The Wonderful World of Disney (1995–2005)

120 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.2
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Experience the magic and adventure from Walt Disney world of color

Stars: David Sparrow, Will Friedle, Laurie Murdoch, Neil Crone

Votes: 164

17. Outsourced (2010–2011)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A manager is sent to India to oversee a staff of customer service representatives.

Stars: Ben Rappaport, Anisha Nagarajan, Diedrich Bader, Parvesh Cheena

Votes: 10,921

18. License to Wed (2007)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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25 Metascore

A reverend puts an engaged couple through a grueling marriage preparation course to see if they are meant to be married in his church.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Mandy Moore, John Krasinski, Robin Williams, Eric Christian Olsen

Votes: 33,807 | Gross: $43.80M

19. He Said, She Said (1991)

PG-13 | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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Dan and Lorie are journalists working in the same office. More often than not they have opposing view of the issue in question. Deciding that this is hot stuff, a television producer gives ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Kwapis, Marisa Silver | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth Perkins, Nathan Lane, Anthony LaPaglia

Votes: 5,305 | Gross: $9.80M

20. Eerie, Indiana (1991–1992)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Teenager and weirdness investigator Marshall Teller goes through adventures in his new small-town home with his two friends, geeky Simon and mysterious Dash X.

Stars: Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes, Francis Guinan

Votes: 3,955

21. Big Miracle (2012)

PG | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.5
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61 Metascore

In small-town Alaska, a news reporter recruits his ex-girlfriend - a Greenpeace volunteer - on a campaign to save a family of gray whales trapped by rapidly forming ice in the Arctic Circle.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, John Pingayak, Ahmaogak Sweeney

Votes: 16,165 | Gross: $20.11M

22. Happyish (2015)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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On his birthday, Thom Payne gets the gift of insignificance and also a new boss. He suspects his ED pills are interfering with his anti-depressants, leaving him with neither happiness nor..... See full summary »

Stars: Kathryn Hahn, Steve Coogan, Sawyer Shipman, Bradley Whitford

Votes: 2,271

23. Dunston Checks In (1996)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Adventure, Family

5.3
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54 Metascore

A young boy befriends a larcenous orangutan in a luxury hotel.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Jason Alexander, Faye Dunaway, Eric Lloyd, Rupert Everett

Votes: 10,383 | Gross: $9.87M

24. The Beautician and the Beast (1997)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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A New York City cosmetologist, mistakenly thought to be a science teacher, is offered a job to teach the children of an Eastern European dictator.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Fran Drescher, Timothy Dalton, Ian McNeice, Patrick Malahide

Votes: 7,159 | Gross: $11.49M

25. Follow That Bird (1985)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.7
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Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Caroll Spinney, Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt

Votes: 3,786

26. Vibes (1988)

PG | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

5.5
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Psychics hired to find lost temple...

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Cyndi Lauper, Jeff Goldblum, Ramon Bieri, Michael Lerner

Votes: 2,856 | Gross: $1.88M

27. Made in Hollywood (2005– )

60 min | Talk-Show

4.9
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"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen entertainment news, headline; magazine-styled series, featuring exclusive celebrity interviews with Hollywood's premiere talent. There... See full summary »

Stars: Kylie Erica Mar, Julie L. Harkness, Patrick Stinson, Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay

Votes: 220

28. Sexual Life (2004)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.1
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Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Azura Skye, Annie Heller, Carla Gallo, Tom Everett Scott

Votes: 872

29. Watching Ellie (2002–2003)

30 min | Comedy

6.2
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A single woman, Ellie Riggs, tries to navigate her way through the Los Angeles music scene and her own messy personal life. Told in real time, each episode is a linear 22-minute slice of Ellie's life.

Stars: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Darren Boyd, Steve Carell, Lauren Bowles

Votes: 230

30. HBO First Look (1992– )

13 min | Documentary, Short

6.2
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Behind-the-scenes look at upcoming feature films, featuring interview commentary with their casts and crews.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Will Smith, Matt Damon

Votes: 312

31. Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007– )

Talk-Show

4.6
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Hamburgers are nice. So yeah brah. Where the bathroom? Ill find my way out.

Stars: Carrie Keagan, Shark Firestone, Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone

Votes: 131

32. The Beniker Gang (1985)

G | 87 min | Drama

6.6
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Five orphans in an orphanage don't want the authorities to break up the family they made of each other: Arthur, the eldest, who writes the advice column Dear Lola; Ben who eats paper; ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Andrew McCarthy, Jennifer Dundas, Charles Fields, Jeff Alan-Lee

Votes: 281

33. Bakersfield P.D. (1993– )

30 min | Comedy, Crime

8.6
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Paul Gigante leaves the FBI to be a detective for the rural Bakersfield, California P.D. But the sophisticated Gigante (Giancarlo Esposito, Do the Right Thing (1989)) has more trouble ... See full summary »

Stars: Ron Eldard, Giancarlo Esposito, Chris Mulkey, Tony Plana

Votes: 214

34. Sisterhood Everlasting

Comedy, Drama, Romance | Announced

A group of four former school friends reunite for a road trip after growing apart in their adult lives.

Director: Ken Kwapis

35. Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (2006– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.3
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Stars: Kylie Erica Mar, Pete Docter, Don Hahn, Ron Clements

Votes: 42

36. About a Boy (2003 TV Movie)

Comedy

6.0
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Based on Nick Hornby's best-selling novel, About A Boy is the story of a cynical, immature young man who is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Patrick Dempsey, Simone Gad, Marin Hinkle, Max Kirsch

Votes: 91

37. Susan 313 (2012 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

6.0
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A woman returns to her old life after a decade-long breakup, ready to pick up where she left off and finds it's not as easy as she thought because those around her have moved on.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Ken Leung, June Diane Raphael, Sarah Silverman, Jeff Goldblum

Votes: 85

38. Friday Night Dinner (2012 TV Movie)

Comedy

6.6
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A traditional Jewish family and their Shabbat dinners.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Allison Janney, Aya Cash, Tony Shalhoub, Gary Anthony Williams

Votes: 14

39. CBS Afternoon Playhouse (1978– )

60 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Predecessor to CBS Schoolbreak Specials, this late-afternoon anthology series features stories designed to appeal to the preteen after school audience.

Stars: Chris Petersen, Ronny Cox, Guillermo San Juan, David Hollander

Votes: 35

40. Border Line (1999 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

4.9
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An attorney, who represents an international adoption agency in Los Angeles accidentally discovers a murder involving the agency. She then gets mixed up in an illegal operation involving ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Sherry Stringfield, Elizabeth Peña, Carl Lumbly, Len Cariou

Votes: 115

41. Piano Lessons

Drama | Announced

A husband looks to rekindle his marriage by learning how to play his wife's favorite song on the piano.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Star: Greg Kinnear

42. Crush (2000)

27 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Tina has a big crush on her new friend, Robbie. But one day, she discovers that he's gay. She is disappointed, but still tries to fix Robbie with his crush, Tim.

Director: Phillip J. Bartell | Stars: Brett Chukerman, Ema Tuennerman, Weston Mueller, Rengin Altay

Votes: 514

43. Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007)

Not Rated | 82 min | Documentary, Biography

7.0
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Chronicles the last great American showman, filmmaker William Castle, a master of ballyhoo who became a brand name in movie horror with his outrageous audience participation gimmicks.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Forrest J. Ackerman, John Badham, Diane Baker, Sidney D. Balkin

Votes: 450

44. Alive & Well (2013)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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ALIVE & WELL is a powerful documentary film about the human condition, which follows seven resilient people coming to terms with the profound reality of living with the hereditary chronic ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Taft | Stars: Michael Hayden, Charles Sabine, Trey Grey

Votes: 24

45. Redshirts

Sci-Fi | Announced

Ensigns are dropping like flies on the Intrepid, the flagship of the Universal Union fleet. And the ensigns want to know why. The reason will confound them. Based on the Hugo Award winning novel by John Scalzi.

46. Route 66 (1993– )

60 min | Adventure

5.1
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In this series reboot, Nick Lewis learns of a bequest from his absentee father Buz Murdock, a 1961 Corvette. Just like his dad, Nick takes to the nation's highways, accompanied by an ... See full summary »

Stars: Dan Cortese, James Wilder, Stacy Haiduk, Jeremy London

Votes: 11

47. Bombshell

Drama | Announced

Tragically, the glamor of Hedy Lamarr's stardom blinded people to her scientific genius. She was the innovator behind spread spectrum technology - the precursor to modern wireless technology.

48. The Shaggs

Musical | Announced

Three sisters from New England form a groundbreaking rock band in 1968.

49. Rocky Times (2000 TV Movie)

Comedy

3.7
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Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Breckin Meyer, Laurie Fortier, John Corbett, Sarah Silverman

Votes: 11

50. The Care and Feeding of Exotic Pets

Thriller | Announced

A kidnapper obsessed with reptiles abducts a mother who used to be married to a game show host.

Director: Ken Kwapis