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1. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)
Episode: Smoke Jumpers (1956)

60 min | Drama

8.8
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Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Robert Armstrong, Robert Bray, Lawrence Dobkin, Dan Duryea

Votes: 5

2. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

8.6
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The show started in New York with Broadway actors. It then moved to Hollywood where Hollywood actors headed the cast.

Stars: Philip Carey, Laraine Day, Willis Bouchey, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 105

3. Studio 57 (1954–1958)

30 min | Drama, Family

8.6
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This dramatic-anthology series went into open syndication when the DuMont Television Network ceased operations.

Stars: Joel Aldrich, Tim Graham, Paul Bryar, Marguerite Chapman

Votes: 94

4. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Originally billed as Playhouse of the Stars this long running anthology series was originally presented live from New York. Irene Dunne was briefly the hostess in 1952 and the show frequently used Broadway performers in classic stories.

Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, Walter Coy, Robert Paige

Votes: 149

5. Warner at War (2008 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 47 min | Documentary

8.5
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Warner Bros. uses the movies to prepare the US for war and keep up morale on the home front during World War II.

Director: Constantine Nasr | Stars: Steven Spielberg, Jack L. Warner, Adolf Hitler, Joseph Goebbels

Votes: 85

6. Sergeant York: Of God and Country (2006 Video)

39 min | Documentary

8.5
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Behind the scenes documentary on the making of Sergeant York.

Director: John Mulholland | Stars: Michael Birdwell, Maria Cooper Janis, Joan Leslie, June Lockhart

Votes: 31

7. Inside the Dream Factory (1995 TV Movie)

68 min | Documentary

8.5
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Director: Mark Woods | Stars: Faye Dunaway, June Allyson, Army Archerd, Joe E. Brown

Votes: 13

8. Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)
Episode: Mr. Penroy's Vacation (1988)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Jessica is perplexed by the murder of an elderly man as suspicion points to the two simple-minded spinster sisters he was living with.

Director: Anthony Pullen Shaw | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Norman Alden, Candice Azzara, Don Calfa

Votes: 173

9. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An Anthology of mini-features, new productions largely consisted of hasty retreads of successful Fox movies.

Stars: Joseph Cotten, Carl Benton Reid, Grandon Rhodes, Robert Foulk

Votes: 92

10. Garbo (2005)

85 min | Documentary, Biography

8.3
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An original documentary from Turner Classic Movies, narrated by Julie Christie

Directors: Christopher Bird, Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Julie Christie, Greta Garbo, Charles Busch, Karen Swenson

Votes: 230

11. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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An anthology series which became the first successful filmed series on American television.

Stars: Gene Raymond, John Warburton, Nolan Leary, Dabbs Greer

Votes: 43

12. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great Depression (2009 Video)

Documentary, Musical

8.2
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A two-hour in-depth exploration into the Hollywood musicals of the 1930s.

Director: Phillip Dye | Stars: Shirley Jones, Don Ameche, Fred Astaire, Billy Barty

Votes: 41

13. Young as You Feel (1940)

60 min | Comedy

8.2
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Father sells his drugstore and the Jones family heads for New York to enjoy sophisticated city life. They lose all their money before deciding to go back home.

Director: Malcolm St. Clair | Stars: Jed Prouty, Spring Byington, Joan Valerie, Russell Gleason

Votes: 9

14. Chevron Hall of Stars (1956– )

Drama

8.0
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Stars: Don Taylor, James Whitmore, Ted de Corsia, Richard Reeves

Votes: 10

15. Charlie's Angels (1976–1981)
Episode: The Jade Trap (1978)

Not Rated | 49 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.9
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When a wealthy resident of a high class apartment building is killed, suspicion falls on the cat burglar who's been plaguing the building for years. So the owner calls Charlie for help. ... See full summary »

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Kate Jackson, Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Ladd, David Doyle

Votes: 68

16. Sergeant York (1941)

Approved | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.8
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A marksman is drafted in World War I and ends up becoming one of the most celebrated war heroes.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie, George Tobias

Votes: 13,196 | Gross: $16.40M

17. Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Approved | 126 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

7.8
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The life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer, and singer George M. Cohan.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf

Votes: 11,962 | Gross: $11.80M

18. Branded (1965–1966)
Episode: Leap Upon Mountains.... (1965)

30 min | Western

7.8
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Jason helps a widowed woman after he discovers some men are trying to force her to sell her land.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Chuck Connors, Joan Leslie, John Ireland, Chris Alcaide

Votes: 17

19. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a thirty-minute weekly show, but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to sixty minutes, and the ... See full summary »

Stars: Ken Carpenter, Jay Jackson, Otto Kruger, Gordon MacRae

Votes: 75

20. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History (2008 Video)

108 min | Documentary, Musical

7.7
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A look at the history of musical movies hosted by Shirley Jones. Full of clips and behind the scenes stories that any movie buff will appreciate.

Director: Mark McLaughlin | Stars: Obba Babatundé, Pat Boone, Barry Bostwick, Leslie Caron

Votes: 69

21. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing (2009 Video)

108 min | Documentary, Musical

7.7
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This is a two-hour in-depth exploration into the Hollywood musicals of the 1930s.

Stars: June Allyson, John Badham, Robert S. Birchard, Pat Boone

Votes: 36

22. Summer Theatre (1953– )

30 min | Drama

7.7
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A filmed anthology presented in the summer of 1953.

Stars: Vincent Price, Bernadene Hayes, Joan Leslie, Phyllis Coates

Votes: 9

23. Stars on Horseback (1943)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Comedy

7.7
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A general paean to the dying art of the blacksmith and more specifically to the skills of George Garfield, blacksmith to the Hollywood stars.

Director: Myron J. Swartz | Stars: Lou Marcelle, George Garfield, Jerry Colonna, Bette Davis

Votes: 110

24. Branded (1965–1966)

30 min | Western

7.6
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In the 1880s Jason McCord travels the country trying to prove he's no coward. He needs to do this because the military career of this West point graduate came to an end when he was thrown out of the army after being accused of cowardice.

Stars: Chuck Connors, Chuck Hamilton, William Bryant, John Pickard

Votes: 502

25. Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Not Rated | 120 min | Action, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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On the eve of World War II, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders

Votes: 15,010 | Gross: $3.48M

26. High Sierra (1941)

Passed | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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After being released from prison, notorious thief Roy Earle is hired by his old boss to help a group of inexperienced criminals plan and carry out the robbery of a California resort.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Alan Curtis, Arthur Kennedy

Votes: 12,418

27. The Incredible Hulk (1978–1982)
Episode: My Favorite Magician (1979)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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David 'Barker' is fired from a dish washing job thanks to eccentric old magician Jasper the Great who promptly takes him on as his new assistant.

Director: Reza Badiyi | Stars: Bill Bixby, Jack Colvin, Lou Ferrigno, Ray Walston

Votes: 71

28. Police Story (1973–1979)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Classic anthology series, which details the personal lives of the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department. The stories ranged from highly dramatic to extremely funny. Even though... See full summary »

Stars: Scott Brady, Mel Scott, Don Meredith, Joe Santos

Votes: 594

29. Camille (1936)

Passed | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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A Parisian courtesan must choose between the young man who loves her and the callous baron who wants her, even as her own health begins to fail.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan

Votes: 6,119 | Gross: $1.15M

30. The Christophers (1952– )

30 min

7.5
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Stars: Jack Haley, Gigi Perreau, Dean Jagger, Dolores Hope

Votes: 26

31. Too Young to Know (1945)

86 min | Romance, War, Drama

7.5
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Director: Frederick De Cordova | Stars: Joan Leslie, Robert Hutton, Dolores Moran, Harry Davenport

Votes: 11

32. James Cagney: Top of the World (1992 TV Movie)

47 min | Documentary

7.5
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Director: Carl H. Lindahl | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Casey Cagney Thomas, James Cagney, Mae Clarke

Votes: 144

33. Hollywood Helps the Cause (2006 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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This film documents Hollywood's efforts to bolster support for the Allied forces in WWII by creating propaganda films.

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Virginia Campbell, David Frankel, Randi Hokett, Joan Leslie

Votes: 11

34. Police Story (1973–1979)
Episode: Headhunter (1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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IA Det. Sgt. Stiles investigates an indecent exposure charge against a veteran officer, resulting in the officer's dismissal. Months later, the exposure complainant confesses to a years-old... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Don Murray, Michael Anderson Jr., Joan Leslie, Scott Brady

Votes: 11

35. Love Affair (1939)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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A French playboy and an American former nightclub singer fall in love aboard a ship. They arrange to reunite six months later, after he has had a chance to earn a decent living.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Maria Ouspenskaya, Lee Bowman

Votes: 3,473

36. Fire in the Dark (1991 TV Movie)

PG | 120 min | Drama

7.4
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A 75-year old widow with battles herself as she struggles with being a burden to those she loves. Though determined not to rely on her children, she is forced to move in with her daughter ... See full summary »

Director: David Hugh Jones | Stars: Olympia Dukakis, Lindsay Wagner, Jean Stapleton, Ray Wise

Votes: 62

37. Hollywood Canteen (1944)

Approved | 124 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.3
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Two soldiers on sick leave spend three nights at the Hollywood Canteen before going back to active duty. With a little friendly help from John Garfield, Slim gets to kiss Joan Leslie, whom ... See full summary »

Director: Delmer Daves | Stars: Bette Davis, John Garfield, The Andrews Sisters, Jack Benny

Votes: 1,463

38. Thank Your Lucky Stars (1943)

Approved | 127 min | Comedy, Musical

7.3
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Two producers are putting together a wartime charity show with an all-star cast but the egotism of radio personality Eddie Cantor disrupts their plans.

Director: David Butler | Stars: Eddie Cantor, Dennis Morgan, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis

Votes: 1,274

39. High School (1940)

74 min | Comedy

7.3
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Texas ranch teenager (Withers) is sent to school in San Antonio where she learns to get along with others.

Director: George Nichols Jr. | Stars: Jane Withers, Joe Brown Jr., Paul Harvey, Lloyd Corrigan

Votes: 29

40. The Bigelow Theatre (1950–1951)

30 min | Drama, Family

7.3
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A live CBS half-hour dramatic anthology series, but on two networks in its second season (as "Bigelow-Sanford Theater"); Sunday evenings over CBS and Thursday evenings over DuMont.

Stars: Don DeFore, William Frawley, Jeffrey Silver, Ann Dvorak

Votes: 14

41. The Hard Way (1943)

Approved | 109 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.2
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Embittered, ambitious Helen Sherman sees an opportunity to escape her drab small-town life by becoming a 'stage mother' to her musically-talented younger sister.

Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Ida Lupino, Joan Leslie, Dennis Morgan, Jack Carson

Votes: 875

42. The Ed Wynn Show (1949–1950)

30 min | Comedy, Music

7.2
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The comedy on The Ed Wynn Show consisted mostly of old vaudeville schtick, with lots of corny jokes and silly sight gags. Each week, the show would end with Ed retiring to his bed, ... See full summary »

Stars: Ed Wynn, Bob LeMond, Buddy Ebsen, Hattie McDaniel

Votes: 29

43. Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film (2008 TV Movie)

105 min | Documentary

7.2
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An exploration into the invention of the crime genre in storytelling and the impact it would have during the infant years of cinema. Early Hollywood stars and directors are examined through... See full summary »

Director: Constantine Nasr | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Rudy Behlmer, Robert Benton, Sheri Chinen Biesen

Votes: 114

44. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical Treasure (2008 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Musical

7.2
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HOLLYWOOD SINGING & DANCING: A MUSICAL TREASURE is a celebration of song and dance, beginning with the Busby Berkeley films that lifted the spirits of audiences during the Great Depression,... See full summary »

Director: Mark McLaughlin | Stars: Julie Andrews, Fred Astaire, Obba Babatundé, John Badham

Votes: 35

45. The Plymouth Playhouse (1953– )

30 min | Drama

7.2
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ABC, which had a reputation for producing shows that were not as good as their competitors CBS and NBC, used this program to audtition possible series in the hope of gaining sponsorship for... See full summary »

Stars: Donald Cook, Wendell Corey, Wanda Hendrix, Murray Matheson

Votes: 10

46. Simon & Simon (1981–1989)
Episode: Shadow of Sam Penny (1983)

Action, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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The Simon brothers are called in to assist A.J.'s idol, legendary private detective Sam Penny, who is hell-bent on recovering a fortune in diamonds that were stolen thirty years ago.

Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Jameson Parker, Gerald McRaney, Mary Carver, Scott Brady

Votes: 26

47. Rhapsody in Blue (1945)

Approved | 135 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

7.1
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George Gershwin is a driven composer whose need to succeed destroys his relationship with singer Julie Adams and socialite Christine Gilbert.

Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles Coburn

Votes: 1,024

48. Simon & Simon (1981–1989)

60 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Two brothers of disparate tastes and manners run a private detective agency.

Stars: Jameson Parker, Gerald McRaney, Mary Carver, Tim Reid

Votes: 3,325

49. Family Theatre (1949–1958)

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Stars: Tudor Owen, Raymond Burr, Richard Hale, Ruth Hussey

Votes: 30

50. The Incredible Hulk (1978–1982)

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

7.0
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A fugitive scientist has the curse of becoming a powerful green monster under extreme emotional stress.

Stars: Bill Bixby, Lou Ferrigno, Jack Colvin, Charles Napier

Votes: 9,583