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1. The Bold Ones: The Senator (1970–1971)
Episode: To Taste of Death But Once (1970)

60 min | Drama

8.8
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Notwithstanding a threat on his life, Senator Hays Stowe is determined to deliver his speech "The Practical Uses of Dissent in the 1970s" at Garbury College.

Creators: S.S. Schweitzer, A.J. Russell | Director: Daryl Duke | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Michael Tolan, Sharon Acker, Gerald S. O'Loughlin

2. Studio 57 (1954–1958)

30 min | Drama, Family

8.7
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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

3. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)
Episode: Search in the Night (1953)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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Writers: Gwen Bagni, John Bagni | Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Frank Lovejoy, Frances Rafferty, James Millican, Colleen Miller

4. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney.

Creator: Arthur Stander | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

5. The Rifleman (1958–1963)

30 min | Family, Western

8.3
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The adventures of a Wild West rancher who wields a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle.

Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Joe Benson

6. Get Smart (1965–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | 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

Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Robert Karvelas

7. Maverick (1957–1962)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.3
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Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers who migrate from town to town always looking for a good game. Poker (5 card draw) is ... See full summary »

Creator: Roy Huggins | Stars: Jack Kelly, James Garner, Roger Moore, Lane Chandler

8. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Neighbor Blanche Morton frequently joins Gracie in escapades which annoy hubby Harry and provide George with an opportunity to offer a humorous soliloquy.

Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bea Benaderet, Harry von Zell

9. Cavalcade of America (1952–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Stars: James Seay, Richard Gaines, Raymond Greenleaf, Robert Foulk

10. The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955–1961)
Episode: Doc Holliday Faces Death (1961)

30 min | Western

8.3
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Doc Holliday takes a turn for the worse causing Dr. Goodfellow to recommend that Doc cut back on drinking. Knowing Doc won't to it, Earp distributes Doc's favorite whiskey that has been cut 50% but it has unintended consequences.

Writer: Frederick Hazlitt Brennan | Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Douglas Fowley, Morgan Woodward, Steve Brodie

11. The Big Valley (1965–1969)
Episode: Explosion!: Part 1 (1967)

60 min | Western

8.3
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A forest fire is heading toward Stockton. The Barkley's and other wealthy landowners plan to hire a "firestopper".

Creators: A.I. Bezzerides, Louis F. Edelman | Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans

12. 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

13. The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama

8.2
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A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

Writers: Nunnally Johnson, John Steinbeck | Director: John Ford | Stars: Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewin

14. Rescue 8 (1958– )

30 min | Drama

8.2
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The experiences of two rescue specialists with the L.A. County Fire Department, whose job is to rescue people from dangerous, life-threatening situations (car accidents, cave-ins, stranded ... See full summary »

Stars: Jim Davis, Lang Jeffries, Nancy Rennick, Mary K. Cleary

15. Arrest and Trial (1963–1964)

90 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Stars: Ben Gazzara, Chuck Connors, Roger Perry, John Larch

16. Brave Eagle (1955–1956)

30 min | Western

8.2
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Reflecting the Native American viewpoint in the settlement of the American West, This was the first series where an American Indian was the lead character.

Stars: Keith Larsen, Anthony Numkena, Kim Winona, Bert Wheeler

17. Cheyenne (1955–1963)

60 min | Western

8.1
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After the Civil war adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.

Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks, Lane Chandler

18. Tales of the Texas Rangers (1955–1959)

30 min | Family, Western

8.1
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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program. One week, they might be Rangers in the 1840s and the next week they would be ... See full summary »

Stars: Willard Parker, Harry Lauter, William Boyett, Stanley Andrews

19. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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Stars: Gene Raymond, John Warburton, Nolan Leary, Dabbs Greer

20. Casey Jones (1957– )

30 min | Adventure, Western

8.1
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Television version of the classic train story of Casey Jones, the engineer of the steam-engine powered "Cannonball Express".

Stars: Eddy Waller, Alan Hale Jr., Dub Taylor, Mary Lawrence

21. The Sheriff of Cochise (1956–1958)

30 min | Crime, Western

8.1
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While this sounds like a western, THE SHERIFF OF COCHISE was a contemporary police drama set in Cochise County, AZ. Stories seemed to be strangely similar to HIGHWAY PATROL, emphasizing ... See full summary »

Creator: Mort Briskin | Stars: John Bromfield, Stan Jones, Roy Engel, Joe Kirk

22. Mayor of the Town (1954– )

30 min

8.1
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Creator: Jean Holloway | Stars: Kathleen Freeman, Thomas Mitchell, Jean Byron, Tudor Owen

23. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Woeful Widower (1964)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Perry defends two clients: first the housekeeper Nellie Conway for theft and secondly the stepsister of the murder victim who stands to inherit her estate. Problem is that the husband is the one the finger points at for being the killer.

Writers: Erle Stanley Gardner, Jackson Gillis | Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

24. The Lone Ranger (1949–1957)

30 min | Western

8.0
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The adventures of the masked hero and his Native American partner.

Creator: George W. Trendle | Stars: Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore, John Hart, Lane Bradford

25. Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1951–1958)

30 min | Western

8.0
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Hickok rode Buckshot and 300-pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, Strongest, fightingest U.S. Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up all the bad guys and somehow kept his good looks.

Stars: Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Sam Flint, William Haade

26. The Whistler (1954– )

30 min | Mystery

8.0
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Stars: William Forman, Danni Sue Nolan, Arthur Franz, Dorothy Green

27. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)

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

7.9
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The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet.

Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Bill Kennedy, John Hamilton

28. The Caine Mutiny (1954)

TV-PG | 124 min | Drama, War

7.9
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When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardizes the ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.

Writers: Stanley Roberts, Michael Blankfort, Herman Wouk | Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, José Ferrer, Van Johnson, Fred MacMurray

29. The Life of Riley (1953–1958)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Riley worked in an aircraft plant in California, but viewers usually saw him at home, cheerfully disrupting life with his malapropisms and ill timed intervention into minor problems. His ... See full summary »

Stars: William Bendix, Marjorie Reynolds, Wesley Morgan, Tom D'Andrea

30. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)

25 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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In this science-fiction anthology series host Truman Bradley introduces stories extrapolated from actual scientific data available in the 1950's, concentrating on such concepts as space ... See full summary »

Stars: Truman Bradley, Marshall Thompson, Michael Fox, Peter Hansen

31. Twentieth Century (1934)

91 min | Comedy, Romance

7.9
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A flamboyant Broadway impresario who has fallen on hard times tries to get his former lover, now a Hollywood diva, to return and resurrect his failing career.

Writers: Charles Bruce Millholland, Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: John Barrymore, Carole Lombard, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns

32. Waterfront (1954–1956)

30 min | Adventure

7.9
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John Herrick was the captain of the tug "Cheryl Ann" in Los Angeles harbor. His family consisted of wife May, police detective son Jim, and the crew of the tug, his son Carl, Tip and Willie... See full summary »

Stars: Preston Foster, Douglas Dick, Lois Moran, Willie Best

33. 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

34. Navy Log (1955–1958)

30 min | History, War

7.9
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Creator: Samuel Gallu | Stars: Robert Carson, Robert Shayne, George Conrad, Morgan Jones

35. Warner Brothers Presents (1955–1956)

60 min | Drama, Western

7.9
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This show featured three rotating series, "Kings Row", "Cheyenne" and "Casablanca". The last 15 minutes was devoted to promoting Warner Brothers movies but this was dropped along with "... See full summary »

Stars: Gig Young, Charles Bronson, Charles McGraw, Marcel Dalio

36. The Bold Ones: The Senator (1970–1971)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Creators: A.J. Russell, S.S. Schweitzer | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Michael Tolan, Sharon Acker, Kate Hawley

37. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: A Slight Case of Charity (1965)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

7.9
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Trampas is sent to collect the money from a cattle sale for ranchers at Medicine Bow. He receives the money in cash but events lead to a woman borrowing $1500 of it forcing Trampas and later Ryker to track her to recover the money.

Writers: Richard Benedict, Howard Browne, Owen Wister | Director: Richard Benedict | Stars: James Drury, Lee J. Cobb, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager

38. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Perry White's Scoop (1954)

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

7.9
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A man in a diving suit begins to walk into the Daily Planet building. He is shot before he can enter the newspaper's offices. Dying, the man says the word, "Quincy," to Perry White. Perry ... See full summary »

Writer: Roy Hamilton | Directors: George Blair, Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

39. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: The Countdown (1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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An anonymous man forces a government scientist to wear a belt rigged with explosives with a demand that three terrorists be released from prison in exchange for the key to remove the belt.

Writers: Collier Young, Bill S. Ballinger | Director: Don Weis | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Elizabeth Baur

40. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: To Bear Witness (1967)

TV-PG | 73 min | Western

7.9
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Drunk, disliked Walter Verig is found murdered by Trampas who sees Doc Baldwin ride away from the body in his buggy. Trampas is first suspected due to a bloody hand but suspicion soon falls on Baldwin. Trampas tries to prove his innocence.

Writers: Sy Salkowitz, Owen Wister | Director: Abner Biberman | Stars: James Drury, Charles Bickford, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager

41. The Big Valley (1965–1969)

60 min | Western

7.8
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The Wild West adventures of the residents and staff of Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley.

Creators: A.I. Bezzerides, Louis F. Edelman | Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans

42. Sergeant York (1941)

Approved | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.8
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A hillbilly sharpshooter drafted in WW1 despite his claim to be a pacifist, who ends up becoming a war hero.

Writers: Abem Finkel, Harry Chandlee, Howard Koch, John Huston, Alvin C. York, Tom Skeyhill | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie, George Tobias

43. 26 Men (1957–1959)

30 min | Western

7.8
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True stories of the Arizona rangers around 1900.

Stars: Tristram Coffin, Kelo Henderson, Hal Hopper, Bob Pollard

44. The Rifleman (1958–1963)
Episode: Death Trap (1961)

30 min | Family, Western

7.8
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A gunfight with an unwilling participant brings a need for a doctor, but Doc Burrage is out of town.

Writer: Arthur Browne Jr. | Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Hank Stohl

45. Get Smart (1965–1970)
Episode: Maxwell Smart, Alias Jimmy Ballantine (1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Inept Max poses as a safe cracker so the Chief orders all federal bank vaults left open.

Writers: Mel Brooks, Buck Henry, Arnie Rosen | Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Tim Herbert

46. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: The Town That Wasn't There (1960)

60 min | Comedy, Western

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Beau can't win for losing - sashays up to claim a worthless mine he won, then the whole town disappears. The no-longer Silver Hill stands at the mercy of the venal Wilber Shanks, a ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Lederer, Arthur Paynter | Director: Herbert L. Strock | Stars: Roger Moore, Merry Anders, Richard Hale, John Astin

47. The Virginian (1962–1971)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

7.7
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The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers, and Col. MacKenzie. It is the setting for a variety of stories, many more ... See full summary »

Stars: James Drury, Doug McClure, Lee J. Cobb, Sara Lane

48. Lawman (1958–1962)

30 min | Western

7.7
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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

49. U.S. Marshal (1958–1960)

30 min | Western

7.7
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Creator: Mort Briskin | Stars: John Bromfield, James Griffith, Buck Young, Robert Brubaker

50. Battleground (1949)

TV-PG | 118 min | Action, War, Drama

7.6
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A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge.

Writer: Robert Pirosh | Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban, George Murphy