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1. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)
Episode: Episode dated 2 October 1978 (1978)

TV-PG | Comedy, Game-Show

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Stars: Edward Asner, Valerie Bertinelli, Johnny Olson, Gene Rayburn

2. What's My Line? (1950–1967)

30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show

8.8
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Contestants with unusual occupations were interviewed by the panelists. Only questions that could be answered with a "yes" or "no" were allowed. At the conclusion of the questioning, the ... See full summary »

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

3. The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956–1960)

60 min | Comedy

8.8
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Stars: Steve Allen, Gene Rayburn, Skitch Henderson, Les Brown

4. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.3
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The five-day-a-week syndicated successor to the popular CBS game show, where two contestants compete to match fill-in-the-blank phrases with those of the celebrities.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers, Richard Dawson

5. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-PG | 90 min | Comedy, Music | Active

8.2
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The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

Creator: Lorne Michaels | Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Seth Meyers

6. Robert Montgomery Presents (1950–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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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

7. Insight (1960–1984)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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American Roman Catholic religious-themed anthology shedding light on the contemporary search for meaning, freedom, and love.

Stars: Ellwood Kieser, Martin Sheen, Brian Keith, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

8. Match Game PM (1975–1981)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show

8.0
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A high-stakes version of the classic game show, hosted by Gene Rayburn. A group of celebrities would be given a sentence with a missing word, which they would then have to fill in. The ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Brett Somers, Charles Nelson Reilly, Johnny Olson

9. To Tell the Truth (1969–1978)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.9
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Five-day-a-week syndicated revival of one of Goodson-Todman's most durable and longest-lived formats: A celebrity panel determines which of three contestants is the actual person associated with a given story.

Stars: Bill Cullen, Kitty Carlisle, Peggy Cass, Orson Bean

10. Password Plus (1979–2012)

TV-G | 30 min | Game-Show

7.7
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Revised version of the verenable Goodson-Todman game show, where celebrity-contestant teams try to convey passwords.

Stars: Allen Ludden, Bill Cullen, Patty Duke, Audrey Landers

11. The Name's the Same (1951–1955)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.7
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Guests who have the same name as famous persons, fictional characters, or things, are quizzed by celebrity panelists who try to determine their name. Each panelist has ten questions; if ... See full summary »

Stars: Joan Alexander, Robert Q. Lewis, Roger Price, Meredith Willson

12. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1973)

TV-PG | Comedy, Game-Show

7.6
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The pilot show of The Match Game from 1973. The celebrities are Bert Convy, Arlene Francis, Jack Klugman, Jo Ann Pfluge, Richard Dawson, and Betty White. A good funny quiz game.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Richard Dawson, Bert Convy

13. What's My Line? (1968–1975)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.5
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Five-day-a-week syndicated update of the longtime CBS game show, wherein celebrity panelists guess occupations of the contestants.

Stars: Arlene Francis, Soupy Sales, Wally Bruner, Larry Blyden

14. The Match Game (1962–1969)

TV-G | 25 min | Game-Show

7.4
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This is the 1st edition of the program. Composed of 2 teams of 3 Members (2 in-studio team members & 1 star team captain) are writing answers to an question {e.g.: Name a part of a chicken}... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Betty White, Peggy Cass

15. Tonight! (1953–1957)

TV-PG | 105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.3
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The show originated as a local New York City late night program in June 1953 and went onto the network in September 1954. Throughout the summer of 1956, Steve Allen was the only host. When ... See full summary »

Creators: Steve Allen, Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. | Stars: Skitch Henderson, Gene Rayburn, Steve Allen, Ernie Kovacs

16. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
Episode: Episode dated 16 July 1967 (1967)

Comedy, Family, Game-Show

7.3
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Stars: Bennett Cerf, Bud Collyer, John Daly, Arlene Francis

17. One Life to Live (1968– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.2
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One Life to Live premiered in 1968, centering on the lives of the citizens of the fictional town of Llanview, PA. Concentrating on the wealthy Lord family, and the middle-class Woleks and ... See full summary »

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Michael Easton, Kristen Alderson, Kassie Wesley DePaiva, Melissa Archer

18. To Tell the Truth (1956–1968)

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

7.2
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Classic game show in which a person of some notoriety and two impostors try to match wits with a panel of four celebrities. The object of the game is to try to fool the celebrities into ... See full summary »

Stars: Bud Collyer, Kitty Carlisle, Tom Poston, Polly Bergen

19. Tattletales (1974–1978)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Three celebrity couples were panelists. First, either the wives or husbands would go offstage and wear headphones; their spouses would remain on stage. Via closed circuit TV, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Convy, Adrienne Barbeau, Sammy Davis Jr., Altovise Davis

20. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
Episode: Episode dated 27 August 1967 (1967)

Comedy, Family, Game-Show

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Director: Franklin Heller | Stars: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Gene Rayburn, Phyllis Newman

21. Dinah! (1974– )

90 min | Talk-Show

7.1
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Stars: Dinah Shore, Charles Nelson Reilly, Betty White, Norm Crosby

22. Here's Boomer (1980–1982)

30 min | Adventure, Drama

7.0
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The adventures of Boomer, a stray dog who travels the country helping those in trouble.

Stars: Johnny, John Reilly, Betty Beaird, Raymond Singer

23. Card Sharks (1978–1989)

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

6.9
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Contestants were asked questions about how 100 people answered a poll question, then played a card game where they tried to guess whether the next card in a sequence was higher or lower.

Stars: Bill Cullen, Gene Rayburn, Jack Clark, Jim Lange

24. Riptide (1984–1986)
Episode: Gams People Play (1985)

Action, Thriller, Crime

6.9
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Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Frank Lupo | Director: Ron Satlof | Stars: Perry King, Joe Penny, Thom Bray, Jack Ging

25. Riptide (1984–1986)

60 min | Action, Thriller, Crime

6.7
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Three vietnam veterans (Nick Ryder, Cody Allen and Murray Bozinsky) now work as private eyes in sunny southern California. Nick and Cody are the muscles and Murray is a computer wizard of ... See full summary »

Stars: Perry King, Joe Penny, Thom Bray, Jack Ging

26. The (New) $25,000 Pyramid (1973–1991)

TV-G | 30 min | Game-Show

6.6
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Two contestants, each with a celebrity partner, must guess words from their partners' clues; then the roles are reversed. Winners face the pyramid.

Stars: Dick Clark, Henry Polic II, Teresa Ganzel, Adrienne Barbeau

27. Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour (1983–1984)

60 min | Game-Show

6.7
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Afternoon game show which combined elements of two classic game shows "Match Game" and "Hollywood Squares" into one.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Jon 'Bowzer' Bauman, Gene Wood, Nedra Volz

28. This Is Your Life (1987 TV Special)

60 min | Biography, Family, Reality-TV

6.7
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In a one-time revival of the classic series, host Ralph Edwards surprises two guests with friends and memories from their past.

Writers: Ralph Edwards, Kenny Solms | Stars: Ralph Edwards, Howard Keel, Dick Van Dyke, Tim Conway

29. The Love Boat (1977–1987)
Episode: Love Me, Love My Dog/Poor Little Rich Girl/The Decision (1979)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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A newly rich woman isn't sure if her boyfriend loves her or her money; a man is interested in a woman but her dog doesn't like him; Isaac falls for a woman who's engaged.

Writers: Barry E. Blitzer, Ben Joelson, Art Baer, Henry Colman, Jeraldine Saunders | Director: Roger Duchowny | Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Fred Grandy, Ted Lange

30. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Tales of visitors to a unique resort island that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.

Creator: Gene Levitt | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Christopher Hewett, Wendy Schaal

31. It Happened to Jane (1959)

97 min | Comedy

6.6
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Jane Osgood runs a lobster business, which supports her two young children. Railroad staff inattention ruins her shipment, so with her lawyer George, Jane sues Harry Foster Malone, director of the line and the "meanest man in the world".

Writers: Norman Katkov, Max Wilk | Director: Richard Quine | Stars: Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Steve Forrest

32. Tic Tac Dough (1956–1959)

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

6.6
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The classic quiz show hosted by Win Elliot. In this game, the contestants are faced with a tic-tac-toe board with a different category in each square. To put their mark (X or O) in the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Barry, Gene Rayburn, Jay Jackson, Win Elliot

33. Play Your Hunch (1958–1963)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

6.6
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Stars: Merv Griffin, Kaye Ballard, Robert Q. Lewis, Johnny Olson

34. Make the Connection (1955– )

30 min | Family, Game-Show

6.6
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Short-lived panel show where a panel of four celebrities try to make the connection between two or more contestants.

Stars: Eddie Bracken, Gene Klavan, Betty White, Gloria DeHaven

36. The Hollywood Squares (1965–1982)

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

6.5
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Contestants guess the correctness of celebrities' answers in order to win spaces in a tic-tac-toe game.

Creators: Merrill Heatter, Bob Quigley | Stars: Kenny Williams, Peter Marshall, Cliff Arquette, Wally Cox

37. The Howard Stern Show (1990–1993)

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.5
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Howard Stern's short lived WWOR-TV Channel 9 show.

Stars: Howard Stern, Robin Quivers, Jackie Martling, Al Rosenberg

38. Just Men! (1983– )

30 min | Game-Show

6.5
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Short-lived game show on NBC daytime. Two female contestant were asked questions about the lifestyles of seven male celebrities in the studio. For example, which of these men owns an ... See full summary »

Creator: Rick Rosner | Stars: Steve Day, Betty White, Steve Sax, Jeff Altman

39. Aloha Paradise (1981– )

60 min | Comedy

6.2
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Each week, visitors would be welcomed by Ms. Chase to the Paradise Village holiday resort in sunny Hawaii. Most of the guests had the same reason for booking their vacations here: to ... See full summary »

Stars: Debbie Reynolds, Bill Daily, Pat Klous, Mokihana

40. To Tell the Truth (1980–1981)

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

6.2
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Third version of the veteran game show, where a celebrity panel must decide who the actual person associated with a story is.

Stars: Robin Ward, Alan Kalter, Bill Wendell, Kitty Carlisle

41. The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956–1960)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1956)

Comedy

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Episode features include Elvis Presley, wearing a tuxedo and singing "Hound Dog" to a mournful basset hound; Andy Griffith explaining Shakespeare's Hamlet in a comedy monologue; Imogene ... See full summary »

Writers: Stan Burns, Don Hinkley, Mike Marmer, Herbert Sargent | Stars: Steve Allen, Imogene Coca, Eydie Gormé, Andy Griffith

42. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
Episode: Episode dated 30 December 1956 (1956)

Comedy, Family, Game-Show

6.2
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Stars: Bennett Cerf, John Daly, Arlene Francis, Harlem Globetrotters

43. The Love Boat (1977–1987)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess.

Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange, Fred Grandy

44. The Love Boat (1977–1987)
Episode: April in Boston/Saving Grace/Breaks of Life (1982)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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Writers: Art Baer, Jill Baer, Ben Joelson, Mike Marmer, Jeraldine Saunders, Christopher Vane | Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Fred Grandy, Ted Lange

45. Snap Judgment (1967–1969)

TV-G | 25 min | Game-Show

5.8
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This was a word association game similar to Password. 2 teams consisting of 1 contestant paired up with a celebrity were pitted against each other. 2 games were normally played on each show... See full summary »

Stars: Ed McMahon, Gene Rayburn, Michele Lee, Patricia Harty

46. Break the Bank (1985–1986)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

5.6
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Two couples competed in a game similar to Super Password. The host would read a question whose answer was a clue to a puzzle. Six clues, each more revealing than the last, were given to the... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Joe Farago, Michael Hanks

47. NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (1986 TV Special)

180 min | Documentary

5.5
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A cavalcade of NBC stars gather to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the network, culminating in the unveiling of the new (and current) network logo, the six-feathered peacock.

Writer: Hildy Parks | Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Debbie Allen, Steve Allen, Fran Allison, Harry Anderson

48. He Said, She Said (1969–1970)

TV-PG | 30 min | Game-Show

5.2
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Stars: Jack Cassidy, Shirley Jones, Anne Meara, Jerry Stiller

49. Showoffs (1975– )

30 min | Family, Game-Show

5.1
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Stars: Bobby Van, Gene Wood, Abby Dalton, Gary Burghoff

50. Choose Up Sides (1953–1956)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

5.0
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Children's game show featuring two teams competing against each other.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Don Pardo, Bob Kennedy