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1. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A master defense attorney handles difficult criminal cases for his accused clients.

Creator: Erle Stanley Gardner | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 2,806

2. Get Smart (1965–1970)

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

8.3
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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, with a great deal of help from his competent partner Agent 99, battles the forces of KAOS

Creators: Mel Brooks, Buck Henry | Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Robert Karvelas

Votes: 7,614

3. The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955–1961)

30 min | Western

7.7
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Marshal Earp keeps the law, first in Kansas and later in Arizona, using his over-sized pistols and a variety of sidekicks. Most of the saga is based loosely on fact, with historical badguys... See full summary »

Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Jimmy Noel, Ethan Laidlaw, Bill Coontz

Votes: 306

4. Bat Masterson (1958–1961)

30 min | Western

7.5
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Dressed-up dandy (derby and cane), gambler and lawman roams the West charming women and defending the unjustly accused. His primary weapon was his wit (and cane) rather than his gun.

Stars: Gene Barry, Allison Hayes, Allen Jaffe, Ken Drake

Votes: 457

5. Lawman (1958–1962)

30 min | Western

8.2
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Lawman is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming and his deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing. In the second season Lily Merrill opens The Birdcage Saloon ... See full summary »

Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Peggie Castle, Emile Avery

Votes: 354

6. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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In this hit 1950's TV series, a millionaire indulges himself giving away one million dollars apiece to persons that he has never met.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Paul Frees, Roy Gordon, Russ Conway

Votes: 278

7. The Long Gray Line (1955)

Approved | 138 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.3
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The life story of a salt-of-the-earth Irish immigrant, who becomes an Army Noncommissioned Officer and spends his 50 year career at the United States Military Academy at West Point. This ... See full summary »

Writers: Edward Hope, Marty Maher, Nardi Reeder Campion | Director: John Ford | Stars: Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Francis, Donald Crisp

Votes: 1,716

8. Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (1959–1961)

Approved | 25 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.9
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Produced at the same time as the more well-known Twilight Zone, this series fed the nation's growing interest in paranormal suspense in a different way. Rather than creating fictional ... See full summary »

Creator: Merwin Gerard | Stars: John Newland, Robert Douglas, Francis De Sales, Will J. White

Votes: 714

9. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)

30 min | Adventure

8.0
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One hundred eleven episodes of this syndicated show were produced between 1956 and 1959, debuting in the US in January 1957. Chuck and P.T. own a helicopter company that is hired to perform... See full summary »

Creators: Art Napoleon, Jo Napoleon | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Nancy Hale, Sandra Spence

Votes: 167

10. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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A drama anthology series hosted by actress Loretta Young. In addition to hosting the seres, she played the lead in various episodes.

Stars: Loretta Young, John Milton Kennedy, Robert Foulk, John Newland

Votes: 134

11. Lord Love a Duck (1966)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A bright satirical comedy about an innocent high school girl granted her wishes by a student prodigy. A broad satire of teenage culture in the sixties, its targets ranging from progressive education to beach movies.

Writers: Al Hine, Larry H. Johnson, George Axelrod | Director: George Axelrod | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Tuesday Weld, Lola Albright, Martin West

Votes: 1,241

12. Shotgun Slade (1959–1961)

30 min | Western

7.5
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A late entry in the TV Westerns boom of the late 50s. Shotgun Slade unlike other show hero wasn't a marshal, sheriff or gunfighter for hire, but Slade was a private detective, hired to ... See full summary »

Creator: Frank Gruber | Stars: Scott Brady, Frank Ferguson, Monica Lewis, Jane Nigh

Votes: 57

13. Shack Out on 101 (1955)

80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.5
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At an isolated, seaside greasy-spoon cafe live George, the sarcastic owner; Slob, the potentially violent cook; and Kotty, the sexy waitress all the men lust after. Plus an occasional ... See full summary »

Writers: Edward Dein, Mildred Dein | Director: Edward Dein | Stars: Terry Moore, Frank Lovejoy, Keenan Wynn, Lee Marvin

Votes: 443

14. Seven Angry Men (1955)

Not Rated | 90 min | Biography, History, Western

6.5
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Rise, fall and execution of John Brown, fanatic abolitionist.

Writer: Daniel B. Ullman | Director: Charles Marquis Warren | Stars: Raymond Massey, Debra Paget, Jeffrey Hunter, Larry Pennell

Votes: 233

15. Frontier (1955–1956)

30 min | Western

7.5
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An unglamorized look at the settling of the American West with pioneers dealing with the elements, beset with nefarious characters and other problems that test their fortitude.

Creators: Morton S. Fine, David Friedkin | Stars: Walter Coy, Scott Forbes, Dabbs Greer, Jack Kelly

Votes: 25

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

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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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, Jeff Donnell, Mona Freeman

Votes: 78

17. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 71

18. Tombstone Territory (1957– )

30 min | Western

8.4
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Tough sheriff Clay Hollister keeps the law in Tombstone, Arizona--"The Town Too Tough to Die"--with the support of his faithful deputies and the editor of the local newspaper.

Stars: Pat Conway, Richard Eastham, Quintin Sondergaard, Gilman Rankin

Votes: 92

19. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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This show featured four rotating stars, Charles Boyer, David Niven, Ida Lupino and Dick Powell in individual episodes consisting of everything from comedy to drama.

Stars: David Niven, Dick Powell, Charles Boyer, Ida Lupino

Votes: 94

20. Frankenstein's Daughter (1958)

Approved | 85 min | Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi

3.8
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Dr. Frankenstein's insane grandson attempts to create horrible monsters in modern day L.A.

Writer: H.E. Barrie | Director: Richard E. Cunha | Stars: John Ashley, Sandra Knight, Donald Murphy, Sally Todd

Votes: 588

21. Nice Girl? (1941)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A young girl finds herself attracted to one of her father's business partners.

Writers: Richard Connell, Gladys Lehman, Phyllis Duganne | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Franchot Tone, Walter Brennan, Robert Stack

Votes: 161

22. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, John Doucette, Hayden Rorke

Votes: 131

23. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.2
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A daily anthology show, featuring orginal material, as well as adaptations of literary classics.

Stars: John Conte, Johnny Crawford, Sarah Churchill, Peggy McCay

Votes: 55

24. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Documentary dramas - plays that were based on true stories, were the forte of Armstrong Circle Theater. Many movie actors and actresses got their start here.

Stars: Douglas Edwards, Sandy Becker, Bob Sherry, John Cameron Swayze

Votes: 62

25. Crossroads (1955–1957)

30 min | Drama

7.7
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The anthology series dramatized the lives of clergymen of all faiths and the problems they faced in both their professional and personal lives.

Stars: Robert Carson, Frank J. Scannell, Douglass Dumbrille, G. Pat Collins

Votes: 46

26. Navy Log (1955–1958)

30 min | History, War

8.2
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Creator: Samuel Gallu | Stars: Robert Carson, Robert Shayne, George Conrad, Morgan Jones

Votes: 75

27. 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: 81

28. This Is the Life (1952–1988)

30 min | Drama, Family

6.8
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Long-running religious series featuring dramatizations of contemporary problems and how they were resolved using a Christian solution.

Stars: Nelson Leigh, Kathy Garver, John Bryant, Mary Ellen Kay

Votes: 31

29. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Gene Raymond, John Warburton, Nolan Leary, Dabbs Greer

Votes: 42

30. Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950)

91 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

5.6
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When he unwittingly sends some of his men into a trap, pirate Captain Peter Blood decides to rescue them. They've been taken prisoner by the Spanish Marquis de Riconete who is now using ... See full summary »

Writers: Frank Burt, Michael Hogan, Robert Libott, Rafael Sabatini | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Louis Hayward, Patricia Medina, George Macready, Alfonso Bedoya

Votes: 208

31. On the Threshold of Space (1956)

98 min | Drama

6.8
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Writers: Shimon Wincelberg, Francis M. Cockrell | Director: Robert D. Webb | Stars: Guy Madison, Virginia Leith, John Hodiak, Dean Jagger

Votes: 113

32. Masterson of Kansas (1954)

Approved | 73 min | Western

5.6
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Dodge City Sheriff Bat Masterson is out to prove that a group of cattlemen have framed Merrick for murder because he negotiated a treaty granting the Kiowas a reserve in the grass country ... See full summary »

Writer: Douglas Heyes | Director: William Castle | Stars: George Montgomery, Nancy Gates, James Griffith, Jean Willes

Votes: 135

33. The Shrike (1955)

88 min | Drama

6.9
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A successful theatrical director is driven to failure by the machinations of his vengeful wife. Eventually, he lands in a mental hospital where both his wife and his new love, a young ... See full summary »

Writers: Ketti Frings, Joseph A. Kramm | Director: José Ferrer | Stars: José Ferrer, June Allyson, Joy Page, Kendall Clark

Votes: 102

34. Cavalcade of America (1952–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.

Stars: James Seay, Richard Gaines, Raymond Greenleaf, Robert Foulk

Votes: 45

35. Swamp Girl (1971)

GP | 78 min | Drama

5.8
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A little blonde girl who is abandoned by her parents in the Florida swamps is rescued and raised by a black man she calls her "Pa". She takes it upon herself to protect all the creatures in... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Vaughn, Jay Kulp | Director: Donald A. Davis | Stars: Ferlin Husky, Claude King, Steve Drexel, Lonnie Bower

Votes: 86

36. Brenner (1959– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Roy is a hardened twenty year cop with the NYPD; his son Ernie is an idealistic rookie. Together they face and learn from their different views of life and work.

Stars: Edward Binns, James Broderick, Dick O'Neill, Walter Greaza

Votes: 25

37. The Man Behind the Badge (1953–1955)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Stories taken from the files of various law-enforcement agencies, including city, county and state police, park rangers, military police, etc.

Stars: Charles Bickford, Joel Aldred, Norman Rose, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 30

38. The Bamboo Prison (1954)

Approved | 79 min | Drama, War

6.1
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What looks like a classic prison camp movie is in reality a espionage-thriller. American prisoners delivered to a Korean POW camp encounter the cruelty of the communist guards... See full synopsis »

Writers: Edwin Blum, Jack DeWitt | Director: Lewis Seiler | Stars: Robert Francis, Dianne Foster, Brian Keith, Jerome Courtland

Votes: 127

39. The Christophers (1952– )

30 min

7.3
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Stars: Jack Haley, Gigi Perreau, Ruth Hussey, Dean Jagger

Votes: 29

40. Pony Express (1959– )

30 min | Western

8.3
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Stars: Grant Sullivan, Don Dorrell, Boyd 'Red' Morgan, Douglas Kennedy

Votes: 19

41. Strange Intruder (1956)

82 min | Drama

5.7
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During the Korean War, a soldier promises his dying buddy that he'll look after the man's family when he gets home. He winds up getting more than he bargained for.

Writers: Warren Douglas, David Evans, Helen Fowler | Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Edmund Purdom, Ida Lupino, Mimi Gibson, Eric Anderson

Votes: 61

42. My Brother Talks to Horses (1947)

Approved | 92 min | Comedy

6.1
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A classic film featuring a boy who is able to hear what the racehorses at the track are thinking. He bases their moods on how well he thinks they'll do, and tells his older brother who is ... See full summary »

Writer: Morton Thompson | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins, Peter Lawford, Beverly Tyler, Edward Arnold

Votes: 180

43. The Star and the Story (1955– )

30 min | Drama

7.3
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Stars: Henry Fonda, Hugh Sanders, Hillary Brooke, Frank Lovejoy

Votes: 27

44. The Jack Benny Hour (1965 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy

7.6
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The Beach Boys appear in a skit with Benny and Hope as surfers. Jack trys to weasel Disneyland tickets from Walt Disney. Also, a skit with Benny, Hope and Sommer in a takeoff on Italian ... See full summary »

Writers: Sam Perrin, George Balzer, Hal Goldman, Al Gordon | Director: Ralph Levy | Stars: Jack Benny, Bob Hope, The Beach Boys, Elke Sommer

Votes: 39

45. Killer Leopard (1954)

70 min | Adventure

5.7
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Movie actress Linda Winters has gone into the jungle to find her lost husband Fred. Bomba the Jungle Boy helps in the rescue effort. A major obstacle facing them is a killer leopard which specializes in tearing people limb from limb.

Writers: Ford Beebe, Roy Rockwood | Director: Ford Beebe | Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Beverly Garland, Barry Bernard, Donald Murphy

Votes: 89

46. Driftin' River (1946)

Approved | 59 min | Music, Western

6.6
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The Army sends Eddie and Soapy to the Morgan ranch to buy horses. But the horses are rustled and the follow-up Army patrol murdered. When Eddie is mistaken for a notorious outlaw, he joins ... See full summary »

Writer: Frances Kavanaugh | Director: Robert Emmett Tansey | Stars: Eddie Dean, Flash, Roscoe Ates, Shirley Patterson

Votes: 52

48. The United States Steel Hour (1953–1963)
Episode: A Garden in the Sea (1954)

Comedy, Drama

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Writers: Michael Dyne, Henry James | Stars: Dorothy McGuire, Anne Meacham, Donald Murphy, Mildred Natwick

49. Cavalcade of America (1952–1957)
Episode: A Message from Garcia (1955)

Drama

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Writer: Charles Larson | Director: Wilhelm Thiele | Stars: Salvador Baguez, Sheryl Gallaway, Peter Mamakos, Alberto Mariscal

50. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)
Episode: Boy on the Roof (1957)

30 min | Adventure

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A younger brother, with revenge in his heart, climbs on a building and keeps police at bay with a rifle. P.T. takes a reporter up to the brother, thinking the reporter has good intentions. ... See full summary »

Creators: Jo Napoleon, Art Napoleon | Director: Allen H. Miner | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Donald Murphy, Robert Crosson