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1. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)
Episode: The Time of Your Life (1958)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

9.8
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William Saroyan's Pulitzer Prize-winning play revolves around the denizens of a San Francisco bar in 1939. Lonely, lovelorn, weary or cynical, the characters drift in and out of the bar and... See full summary »

Writers: A.J. Russell, William Saroyan | Director: Tom Donovan | Stars: Jeri Archer, James Barton, Jack Carson, Terry Carter

Votes: 6

2. In Concert at the Met (1984 TV Special)

210 min | Music

9.4
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Metropolitan Opera Cenntenial Gala Concert.

Stars: Alicia Alonso, John Denver, Plácido Domingo, Margot Fonteyn

Votes: 5

3. The 20th Annual Golden Globes Awards (1963 TV Special)

Reality-TV

9.2
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Stars: Edie Adams, June Allyson, Red Buttons, Corinne Calvet

Votes: 8

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

105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show

9.1
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Stars: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette

Votes: 105

5. Vengeance Unlimited (1998–1999)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.9
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The mysterious Mr. Chapel helps others to gain vengeance against criminals.

Creators: John McNamara, David Simkins | Stars: Kathleen York, Michael Madsen, Scott Patterson, Dayton Callie

Votes: 829

6. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min

8.8
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

Stars: Dean Miller, Helen O'Connell, Jack Linkletter, Joanne Jordan

Votes: 68

7. What's My Line? (1950–1967)

30 min | Comedy, 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: 877

8. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

8.7
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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

Votes: 100

9. The Nanny (1993–1999)
Episode: The Two Mrs. Sheffields (1995)

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

8.7
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When Maxwell's mother wants him to get rid of Fran, Maxwell reacts by proposing to Fran who makes him feel very guilty for using her.

Creators: Robert Sternin, Prudence Fraser, Peter Marc Jacobson, Fran Drescher | Director: Dorothy Lyman | Stars: Fran Drescher, Charles Shaughnessy, Daniel Davis, Lauren Lane

Votes: 103

10. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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Sgt. Ernie Bilko is the ultimate con man. He runs the motor pool at a small Kansas US Army Camp. Colonel Hall, nominally in charge of the base tries to keep Bilko's plans in check. Bilko ... See full summary »

Creator: Nat Hiken | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 990

11. The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962–1965)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A continuation of the dramatic anthology series "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" hosted by the master of suspense and mystery.

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Hinton Pope, Jimmy Joyce, Lew Brown

Votes: 2,437

12. Hong Kong (1960–1961)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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Glenn Evans, a two-fisted journalist in Hong Kong, follows up stories involving smugglers, spies, murderers, and beautiful women in distress, with the help of his friend Chief Inspector Neil Campbell.

Creator: Robert Buckner | Stars: Rod Taylor, Lloyd Bochner, Jack Kruschen, Gerald Jann

Votes: 78

13. Aru heishi no kake (1970)

Drama

8.6
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U.S. Army Captain Clark Allen gains attention by walking back and forth, the length of Japan, gambling with U.S. servicemen in order to raise funds to rebuild an orphanage. Suspicious of ... See full summary »

Directors: Keith Larsen, Koji Senno, Nobuaki Shirai | Stars: Dale Robertson, Yûjirô Ishihara, Frank Sinatra Jr., Dina Merrill

Votes: 5

14. AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor (1993 TV Special)

Documentary

8.6
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Elizabeth Taylor becomes the twenty-first recipient of The American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award hosted by Carol Burnett and featuring appearances by Michael Caine, Angela ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Pouliot, George Stevens Jr. | Director: Allan Kartun | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Kathy Bates, Carol Burnett, Michael Caine

Votes: 114

15. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
Episode: The Incomparable Connie Walker (1969)

75 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.6
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Mayor Conway Walker is the victim of a smear campaign - or is he really corrupt? Jeff Dillon finds himself questioning his own loyalty.

Writer: Leslie Stevens | Director: Abner Biberman | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Ivan Dixon, Jay C. Flippen, Bernie Hamilton

Votes: 10

16. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 187

17. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)
Episode: Oh, My Daughter (1962)

60 min | Drama

8.5
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Gillespie's daughter leaves her home in Paris to come to Blair for tests. When she is told she is pregnant, she bitterly and angrily denies it, and tries to jump out a window. A psychiatrist tries to discover the source of her fears.

Writer: Betty Andrews | Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Raymond Massey, Dina Merrill, Victor Jory

Votes: 6

18. Ellery Queen (1975–1976)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Family

8.4
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The son of a police detective solves baffling crimes.

Creators: Richard Levinson, William Link | Stars: Jim Hutton, David Wayne, Tom Reese, John Hillerman

Votes: 837

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

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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Live drama series that was one of the best TV shows ever shown. Over 200 live plays covering all aspects of society were shown.

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

Votes: 77

20. The New Breed (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35.

Creator: Hank Searls | Stars: Leslie Nielsen, John Beradino, John Clarke, Greg Roman

Votes: 46

21. Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: Desi Arnaz, Betty Furness, Bruce Gordon, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 73

22. Vengeance Unlimited (1998–1999)
Episode: Ambition (1998)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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A friend of K.C.'s has been having an affair for a man running for re-election as a Senator. When she has an accident, his mother decides to have the woman murdered. Now it is up to Chapel to set things right.

Creators: John McNamara, David Simkins | Director: James Frawley | Stars: Michael Madsen, Kathleen York, Todd Allen, Michael C. Mahon

Votes: 10

23. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)
Episode: Nine Dragons (1976)

Not Rated | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Wo Fat, disguised as an academic from Hong Kong, organizes the theft of deadly toxins on loan to the University of Hawaii for medical experiments. McGarrett travels to Hong Kong in pursuit of Wo Fat but is captured.

Creator: Leonard Freeman | Director: Michael O'Herlihy | Stars: Jack Lord, James MacArthur, Kam Fong, Herman Wedemeyer

Votes: 34

24. 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: 612

25. The Rogues (1964–1965)

50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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The cousins St. Clair and Fleming are con-men so successful they no longer need to con. They can be persuaded, however, to use their skills: in a just cause, where a mark deserves it very, very much.

Creators: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Stars: Robert Coote, Gig Young, Charles Boyer, David Niven

Votes: 218

26. This Is Your Life (1971–1973)

30 min | Biography, Reality-TV

8.3
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Stars: Ralph Edwards, Carol Channing, Bette Davis, Rose Marie

Votes: 87

27. Hollywood Greats (1977– )

40 min | Documentary, History

8.3
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Documentary series profiling various Hollywood stars of yesteryear and more recent times.

Stars: Barry Norman, Jonathan Ross, George Cukor, David Thomson

Votes: 70

28. The Expendables (1962 TV Movie)

8.3
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Stars: Mike Connors, Dina Merrill, Zachary Scott

Votes: 7

29. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)
Episode: A Place Full of Strangers (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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A man who is stressed over the affairs of his business walks out and goes on a surreal train ride to the nonexistent town of Meadbrook.

Writer: Willard Wiener | Director: Roy Kellino | Stars: Dick Powell, Dina Merrill, Morris Ankrum, Howard McNear

Votes: 12

30. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's War Against Culture (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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When Colonel Hall introduces a new cultural program at Fort Baxter, Bilko's men are lured away from his gambling ventures. It's not long before Bilko finds a way to incorporate gambling into the cultural classes.

Creator: Nat Hiken | Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 12

31. American Masters (1985– )

90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.2
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The life story of Louisa May Alcott based on her writings as well as those of family, friends and associates.

Creator: Susan Lacy | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant

Votes: 417

32. I've Got a Secret (1952–1967)

TV-G | 30 min | Family, Game-Show

8.2
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"I've Got a Secret" debuted on the heels of the successful "What's My Line?" Though "Secret" had somewhat similar rules, there were other elements that gave the show its own distinctive ... See full summary »

Creators: Allan Sherman, Howard Merrill | Stars: Garry Moore, Henry Morgan, Bill Cullen, Betsy Palmer

Votes: 272

33. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident of the Gilded Goddess (1964)

60 min | Western

8.2
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An attractive woman collapses near camp due to exhaustion. After recovering she and Rowdy recognize each other. She is happy to see him but Rowdy is not so happy to see her. She eventually reveals she is on the run for killing a sheriff.

Writer: Don Brinkley | Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, James Murdock

Votes: 14

34. The F.B.I. (1965–1974)
Episode: The Monster (1965)

60 min | Drama, Crime

8.2
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In the first episode, Erskine and Rhodes are assigned to track down Francis Jerome, an extortionist who has escaped from a federal prison in Pennsylvania. Erskine must also confront a ... See full summary »

Writer: Norman Jolley | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Philip Abbott, Stephen Brooks, Lynn Loring

Votes: 18

35. Hotel (1983–1988)
Episode: Wedding (1984)

Drama, Romance

8.2
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Creators: John Furia, Barry Oringer | Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: James Brolin, Connie Sellecca, Shea Farrell, Nathan Cook

Votes: 8

36. Sunday Showcase (1959–1960)
Episode: What Makes Sammy Run?: Part 1 (1959)

Biography, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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The story of an unscrupulous Hollywood promoter.

Writers: Budd Schulberg, Stuart Schulberg | Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Sidney Blackmer, Larry Blyden, Norman Fell, John Forsythe

Votes: 38

37. Sunday Showcase (1959–1960)
Episode: What Makes Sammy Run?: Part 2 (1959)

Biography, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Sammy's irresistible rise to Hollywood success continues.

Writers: Budd Schulberg, Stuart Schulberg | Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Sidney Blackmer, Larry Blyden, Norman Fell, John Forsythe

Votes: 19

38. Rawhide (1959–1965)

50 min | Western

8.1
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Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming

Votes: 2,140

39. The Eleventh Hour (1962–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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There were only two seasons of THE ELEVENTH HOUR. Both featured Jack Ging as Dr. Paul Graham, a passionate and caring young psychologist working under the aegis of elder psychiatrists ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Ging, Wendell Corey, Ralph Bellamy, Irene Martin

Votes: 53

40. The Dick Powell Theatre (1961–1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was his last television series and contained his last filmed acting (episode: 'The ... See full summary »

Creator: Richard Alan Simmons | Stars: Dick Powell, David Niven, June Allyson, Larry J. Blake

Votes: 96

41. Checkmate (1960–1962)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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Don Corey and Jed Sills operate Checkmate, Inc., a very high priced detective agency in San Francisco. Helping them protect the lives of their clients is British criminologist (once an Oxford professor) Carl Hyatt.

Creator: Eric Ambler | Stars: Anthony George, Doug McClure, Sebastian Cabot, Ken Lynch

Votes: 171

42. Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (1962–1966)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.1
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In 1962, Jackie Gleason returned to the tried-and-true variety show format with his talk show American Scene Magazine.

Stars: Jackie Gleason, The June Taylor Dancers, Johnny Olson, Sammy Spear and His Orchestra

Votes: 41

43. Kraft Mystery Theater (1959– )

60 min | Mystery

8.1
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A successor to Kraft Television Theater with a change of focus away from straight drama. The high productions remained along with the ability to attract well known talent.

Stars: Frank Gallop, Keir Dullea, Richard Anderson, George Kennedy

Votes: 32

44. 12 O'Clock High (1964–1967)
Episode: Which Way the Wind Blows (1966)

60 min | Drama, War

8.1
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Weather plays havoc with the 918th in their attempts to disrupt German naval operations based in Hamburg, forcing multiple aborts and reducing accuracy even when they can glimpse the target... See full summary »

Writers: James M. Miller, Beirne Lay Jr., Sy Bartlett | Director: Laslo Benedek | Stars: Paul Burke, Chris Robinson, Frank Overton, Dina Merrill

Votes: 8

45. The Odd Couple (1970–1975)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Two men, a neat freak and a slob separated from their wives, have to live together despite their differences.

Creators: Jerry Belson, Garry Marshall | Stars: Tony Randall, Jack Klugman, Al Molinaro, Penny Marshall

Votes: 3,408

46. 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: 5,388

47. Night Gallery (1969–1973)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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Host Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings.

Stars: Rod Serling, Larry Watson, Joanna Pettet, Matt Pelto

Votes: 3,103

48. Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963–1965)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Kraft Suspense Theater was a anthogy series that featured a new cast and stories each week. It shared it's time slot with Kraft Music Hall that aired approximately once a month.

Stars: David Lewis, Francis De Sales, Harry Townes, Jack Kelly

Votes: 142

49. ABC Stage 67 (1966– )

51 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

8.0
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A weekly anthology of one-hour plays, both original and adapted from literary sources.

Stars: Lee Grant, Arthur Kennedy, Diahann Carroll, James Mason

Votes: 41

50. Night of 100 Stars (1982 TV Special)

180 min | Comedy, Family, Music

8.0
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All-star variety special celebrating the centennial of the Actors' Fund of America.

Writer: Hildy Parks | Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Jane Alexander, Peter Allen, Steve Allen, June Allyson

Votes: 190