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1. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Time Enough at Last (1959)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.1
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A henpecked book lover finds himself blissfully alone with his books after a nuclear war.

Director: John Brahm | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Vaughn Taylor, Jacqueline deWit, Lela Bliss

Votes: 3,323

2. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.

Stars: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 50,328

3. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)

105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show

9.0
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Stars: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette

Votes: 120

4. The Man and the City (1971–1972)

60 min | Drama

9.0
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Thomas Acala is the longtime mayor of a rapidly growing city in Southwest United States. He handles the constant challenges with the help of his chief aide Andy Hays and secretary Marian Crane.

Stars: Anthony Quinn, Mike Farrell, William Schallert, Mala Powers

Votes: 103

5. Your Show of Shows (1950–1954)

90 min | Comedy

8.9
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Live, original comedy originally featuring Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca. Carl Reiner and Howard Morris joined the show later. Two of the great skits on the show were "The Hickenloopers", a ... See full summary »

Stars: Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris

Votes: 182

6. Omnibus (1952–1961)

55 min | Drama, History, Music

8.9
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Starting out as a live show from New York City, "Omnibus" was hosted by Alastair Cooke and featured everything from discussions about science and the arts to original works by such ... See full summary »

Stars: Alistair Cooke, Leonard Bernstein, Helen Hayes, Royal Dano

Votes: 110

7. Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987– )

360 min | Documentary, History

8.8
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The history of the major Golden Age of Hollywood film company, RKO Pictures.

Stars: Edward Asner, Linwood G. Dunn, Ginger Rogers, Pandro S. Berman

Votes: 107

8. The Silver Theatre (1949–1950)

30 min | Drama, Romance

8.8
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The teleplays normally concerned the various aspects of romance.

Stars: Conrad Nagel, George Reeves, Don DeFore, Diana Lynn

Votes: 8

9. 12 O'Clock High (1964–1967)
Episode: Back to the Drawing Board (1966)

60 min | Drama, War

8.8
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Frustrated by heavily overcast skies that make precision bombing impossible, the Allies are at wit's end, until Dr. Rink arrives with a new, top secret technology enabling them to "see" ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Mayer | Stars: Paul Burke, Frank Overton, Chris Robinson, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 9

10. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Operation Iceman (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.8
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The Iceman assassin murders a Probe agent, then threatens a gangster turned ambassador. Bianco forms a team with three other Probe agents to stop the Iceman.

Director: Robert L. Friend | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 9

11. What's My Line? (1950–1967)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

8.7
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Four panelists must determine guests' occupations - and, in the case of famous guests, while blindfolded, their identity - by asking only "yes" or "no" questions.

Stars: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Bennett Cerf, Dorothy Kilgallen

Votes: 1,024

12. Suspicion (1957–1958)

60 min | Drama

8.7
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The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and ... See full summary »

Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Cris Roberts, Mike Ragan, David Armstrong

Votes: 257

13. National Geographic Specials (1965– )

60 min | Documentary, History

8.7
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For over 30 years, the National Geographic Society has presented specials on nature, foreign culture, scientific breakthroughs, and things which fall under the general category of "neat ... See full summary »

Stars: Alexander Scourby, Leslie Nielsen, Joseph Campanella, Richard Kiley

Votes: 246

14. Profiles in Courage (1964–1965)

30 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.7
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This anthology series presented episodes in the lives of true-life historical personages who each faced a terrible crisis in their life.

Stars: Gene Darfler, John Hoyt, Walter Matthau, Simon Oakland

Votes: 45

15. The Billy Rose Show (1950–1951)

30 min | Drama

8.7
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Stars: Billy Rose, Frank Albertson, Ludwig Donath, Walter Hampden

Votes: 13

16. In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)
Episode: Hatton's Turn: Part 2 (1993)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.7
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Gillespie and Forbes become fast friends when both police forces team up and solve the triple murder. Attorney Wade Hatton returns to Sparta and hopes to rekindle a romance from the past with Sarah Hallisey.

Director: Carroll O'Connor | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Carl Weathers, Alan Autry, David Hart

Votes: 19

17. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: The Gold Machine (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.7
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Lockwood investigates the location of a lost gold mine for Eurasian Jade & Metal. Along the way he finds deceit, fraud, and a foreign power that wants the mine for its uranium deposits rather than its gold.

Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 7

18. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: The Obsolete Man (1961)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

8.7
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In a future totalitarian society, a librarian is declared obsolete and sentenced to death.

Director: Elliot Silverstein | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Fritz Weaver, Josip Elic, Harry Fleer

Votes: 1,726

19. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1991)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.6
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Clarence Nash, Slim Pickens

Votes: 1,175

20. Mr. Novak (1963–1965)
Episode: Beat the Plowshare, Edge the Sword (1965)

60 min | Drama

8.6
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When Mr. Novak uncovers a tight knit group of four male students secretly living together in an unusual arrangement, he must also take on the person enabling the minors.

Director: Alvin Ganzer | Stars: James Franciscus, Carolyne Barry, Lyle Bettger, Jimmy Hawkins

Votes: 7

21. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Flight to Nowhere (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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A friend of Lockwood who runs an air cargo business disappears on a flight in the desert near Reno, Nevada.

Director: Paul Stanley | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 10

22. Faerie Tale Theatre (1982–1987)

50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.5
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Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosts this series featuring some of the best known actors in Hollywood performing adaptations of ... See full summary »

Stars: Shelley Duvall, John Achorn, Patrick DeSantis, David McCharen

Votes: 1,462

23. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Of the many anthology series, Playhouse 90 is considered the most ambitious with outstanding talent in front of the camera. Attracting top ranked directors and scripts it was often filmed live including the entire first season.

Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 202

24. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

8.5
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American show featuring the popular British talk show host.

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

Votes: 108

25. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident at Deadhorse: Part I (1964)

60 min | Western

8.5
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The town's richest and most popular man is convicted and sentenced to be hung for the revenge murder of his son's killer. He is undaunted by this because he is counting on no one in town be willing to act as executioner.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, James Murdock

Votes: 26

26. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Moonrock (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.5
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A U.S. mission to the moon has brought back a moon rock consisting of what's believed to be raw diamonds. World Securities had been entrusted with the moon rock but it has been lost. ... See full summary »

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 10

27. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: The Bullet (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.5
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Lockwood is sent to recover an East German defector who has invented a bullet with a poison jacket. In the process Lockwood is shot and must find the antidote.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 10

28. Naked City (1958–1963)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.4
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The cases of the NYPD's 65th Precinct.

Stars: Harry Bellaver, Horace McMahon, Paul Burke, Nancy Malone

Votes: 764

29. The Trials of O'Brien (1965–1966)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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A flamboyant Shakespeare quoting New York Defense Attorney always seems to get into trouble.

Stars: Peter Falk, Joanna Barnes, Elaine Stritch, David Burns

Votes: 59

30. Robert Montgomery Presents (1950–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Hollywood actor-director-producer Robert Montgomery introduced each telecast, sometimes interviewing one of the stars and sometimes appearing in the play himself.

Stars: Robert Montgomery, John Newland, Vaughn Taylor, Elizabeth Montgomery

Votes: 65

31. ABC Late Night (1973–1975)

90 min | Comedy, Music

8.4
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Stars: Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford, Steve Allen, Phyllis Diller

Votes: 68

32. The Crazy-Quilt (1966)

75 min | Drama

8.4
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A man with no illusions marries a young woman who is brimming with idealism. She attempts to remake her husband with her overflowing optimism, but the marriage is severely strained when her... See full summary »

Director: John Korty | Stars: Tom Rosqui, Ina Mela, Ellen Frye, Sonia Berman

Votes: 38

33. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Countdown to Panic (1973)

60 min | Adventure

8.4
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A researcher on a sea dive is infected with a deadly virus while on a scientific expedition at the bottom of the ocean. After the researcher escapes quarantine Lockwood must find him before he can infect others and start a lethal epidemic.

Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 9

34. Branded (1965–1966)
Episode: Headed for Doomsday (1966)

30 min | Western

8.4
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Jason arrives in Indian Territory to listen to famous newspaper reporter, Horace Greeley, give a speech. Greeley is famous for his petition that the "red man" should be treated as equal ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Chuck Connors, Burgess Meredith, Carol Ohmart, Robert Q. Lewis

Votes: 8

35. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident at Deadhorse: Part II (1964)

60 min | Western

8.4
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When Wishbone and Mushy realize Hannibal is not safe they try to help. They are brought back tied up while Hannibal is tarred and feathered. Hannibal returns to Deadhorse and the men want to help him against Favor's better judgment.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, James Murdock

Votes: 29

36. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident at Paradise (1963)

60 min | Western

8.4
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Rowdy rescues a nester from a rancher's men as the nester refuses to fight. The drovers are drawn into the conflict with the rancher deciding to block Favor's herd as well. However, high water threatens everyone in the valley.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, James Murdock

Votes: 27

37. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Live Men Tell Tales (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.4
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Probe agent Peter Kubica drowns scuba diving in Dubrovnik. Bianco has the body exhumed which isn't Kubica. Bianco follows the trail to Kubica's mistress in Paris.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 8

38. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Short Circuit (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.4
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Backup Probe C.R. Grover, with the help of daughter Lelia Mowen, must stop mad scientist and Probe Control designer Dr. Carl Mowen, and prevent Probe Control from being destroyed.

Director: Allen Reisner | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 9

39. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: Suffer My Child (1973)

60 min | Adventure

8.4
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Lockwood is assigned to find the daughter of a very wealthy and highly influential Wall Street figure after she is kidnapped on her 21st birthday-and before any harm can come to her.

Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 8

40. 12 O'Clock High (1964–1967)

60 min | Drama, War

8.3
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This series chronicles the adventures--in the air and on the ground--of the men of the 918th Bombardment Group of the U.S. Eighth Air Force. First commanded by irascible General Frank ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank Overton, Paul Burke, Chris Robinson, Robert Lansing

Votes: 705

41. Search (1972–1973)

60 min | Adventure

8.3
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"World Securities", an international high-tech private investigation company, employs field operatives who are aided by implanted audio receivers and who carry tiny cameras and telemetry ... See full summary »

Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 182

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

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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Live drama series that was one of the best television shows ever shown. Over two hundred live plays, covering all aspects of society, were shown.

Stars: Richard Kiley, Betsy Palmer, Hans Conried, Jeff Donnell

Votes: 84

43. Winter of the Witch (1969 TV Short)

24 min | Short, Comedy, Family

8.3
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The life of a witch is disrupted by the arrival of a boy and his mother. The intruders' presence makes her struggle to adjust to the modern world, and to change from bad to good witch. ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Herman | Stars: Hermione Gingold, Anna Strasberg, Roger Morgan, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 106

44. The Ford Theatre Hour (1948–1951)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series based in New York City which attracted a high caliber group of actors, often Broadway stars. Stories were both drama and comedies, some original but others adaptions of films and plays.

Stars: William Brower, Biff McGuire, Ernest Truex, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 29

45. The Blinkins: The Bear and the Blizzard (1986 TV Movie)

Animation, Family, Fantasy

8.3
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The story relates the adventures of the Blinkins (Blink, Shady, Flashy, Flick and Twinkle), five fireflies whose duty it is to keep the forests bright and beautiful. In this pilot episode, ... See full summary »

Directors: Sunao Katabuchi, Keiko Namba, Masayuki Ozeki, Osamu Dezaki | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Hamilton Camp, Louise Chamis, Jennifer Darling

Votes: 11

46. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
Episode: All the Old Familiar Faces (1970)

75 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Someone is threatening Glenn Howard's life - is it the ruined arms dealer, the corrupt politician, the sleazy showbiz impresario or the phony evangelist? Or could it be someone quite different?

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: Gene Barry, Burgess Meredith, Michael Constantine, Stephen McNally

Votes: 7

47. Search (1972–1973)
Episode: One of Our Probes Is Missing (1972)

60 min | Adventure

8.3
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Nick Bianco searches for a missing Probe agent who was investigating a counterfeit ring that has been printing flawless one hundred dollar bills. He must find the source of the counterfeit bills before it undermines the economy.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure, Anthony Franciosa, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 13

48. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Printer's Devil (1963)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

8.3
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A man sells his soul to the Devil to save his failing newspaper and gets more than he bargained for.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: Robert Sterling, Pat Crowley, Burgess Meredith, Ray Teal

Votes: 751

49. Batman (1966–1968)
Episode: The Penguin Declines (1967)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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As the Joker and the Penguin's zodiac theme become even more grandiose, the Dynamic Duo's dissolution becomes its ultimate goal.

Director: Oscar Rudolph | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

Votes: 110

50. Batman (1966–1968)
Episode: The Zodiac Crimes (1967)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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The Joker returns with a new zodiac-themed crime wave.

Director: Oscar Rudolph | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

Votes: 114