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1. Batman (1966–1968)

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

7.5
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The Caped Crusader battles evildoers in Gotham City in a bombastic 1960s parody of the comic book hero's exploits.

Creator: William Dozier | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

2. Bonanza (1959–1973)

49 min | Western

7.4
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The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.

Creators: David Dortort, Fred Hamilton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker, Pernell Roberts

3. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964–1968)

50 min | Adventure

7.9
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The two top agents of the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement fight the enemies of peace, particularly the forces of THRUSH.

Stars: Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Leo G. Carroll, Cosmo Sardo

4. Cheyenne (1955–1963)

60 min | Western

8.3
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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

5. 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

6. The Green Hornet (1966–1967)

TV-PG | 99 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

7.7
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A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato.

Creator: George W. Trendle | Stars: Van Williams, Bruce Lee, Wende Wagner, Lloyd Gough

7. The Wolf Man (1941)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Horror

7.4
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A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist.

Writer: Curt Siodmak | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Claude Rains, Warren William, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy

8. Wagon Train (1957–1965)

75 min | Western

7.9
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire

9. 77 Sunset Strip (1958–1964)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Stu Bailey and Jeff Spencer were the wisecracking, womanizing private detective heroes of this Warner Brothers drama. Stu and Jeff worked out of an office located at 77 Sunset Strip in Los ... See full summary »

Creator: Roy Huggins | Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Roger Smith, Edd Byrnes, Jacqueline Beer

10. Hawaiian Eye (1959–1963)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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Set against the beautiful tropical landscape of Honolulu, Hawaii, this series centered around the cases of Hawaiian Eye Private Investigations and the two handsome, slick, tough-guy ... See full summary »

Stars: Connie Stevens, Poncie Ponce, Robert Conrad, Anthony Eisley

11. Phantom of the Opera (1943)

Approved | 92 min | Drama, Horror, Music

6.5
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This is the story of a disfigured violinist who haunts the Paris Opera House

Writers: Eric Taylor, Samuel Hoffenstein, John Jacoby, Gaston Leroux | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Nelson Eddy, Susanna Foster, Claude Rains, Edgar Barrier

12. Gunfighters (1947)

Passed | 87 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.3
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Gunfighter "Brazos" Kane lays aside his guns "forever" when he is forced to shoot his best friend, and decides to join another friend, Bob Tyrell, as a cowhand on the Inskip ranch. Upon ... See full summary »

Writers: Alan Le May, Zane Grey | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton, Dorothy Hart, Bruce Cabot

13. Bronco (1958–1962)

60 min | Western

7.3
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Stars: Ty Hardin, Robert Colbert, Morris Ankrum, Mike Road

14. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)

Approved | 74 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures do battle.

Writer: Curt Siodmak | Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Ilona Massey, Patric Knowles, Lionel Atwill, Bela Lugosi

15. The Sheik (1921)

Unrated | 80 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.3
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A charming Arabian sheik becomes infatuated with an adventurous, modern-thinking Englishwoman and abducts her to his home in the Saharan desert.

Writers: Edith Maude Hull, Monte M. Katterjohn | Director: George Melford | Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Agnes Ayres, Ruth Miller, George Waggner

16. The Fighting Kentuckian (1949)

Passed | 100 min | Adventure, Romance, War

6.4
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Following Napoleon's Waterloo defeat and the exile of his officers and their families from France, the U.S.Congress, in 1817, granted four townships in the Alabama territory to the exiles. ... See full summary »

Writer: George Waggner | Director: George Waggner | Stars: John Wayne, Vera Ralston, Philip Dorn, Oliver Hardy

17. The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)

Approved | 67 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.1
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When Ygor brings the monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein for care, Ludwig gets the idea of replacing the monster's current criminal brain, with a normal brain.

Writers: Scott Darling, Eric Taylor | Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Cedric Hardwicke, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy, Lionel Atwill

18. M Squad (1957–1960)

Not Rated | 30 min | Drama, Crime

8.5
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The hard-hitting adventures of tough Lieutenant Frank Ballinger, a member of the Chicago Police Department's M Squad, an elite crime-fighting unit.

Stars: Lee Marvin, Paul Newlan, Gail Kobe, Morris Ankrum

19. Surfside 6 (1960–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Ken, Dave and Sandy are three hip private detectives living on and working out of a houseboat in Miami, Florida. A yacht, belonging to socialite Daphne, is anchored next to their houseboat.... See full summary »

Stars: Van Williams, Troy Donahue, Lee Patterson, Margarita Sierra

20. The Iron Horse (1924)

Passed | 150 min | Western

7.3
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Springfield, Illinois. Brandon, a surveyor, dreams of building a railway to the west, but Marsh, a contractor, is sceptical. Abraham Lincoln looks on as their children, Davy Brandon and ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Kenyon, John Russell, Charles Darnton | Director: John Ford | Stars: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick

21. Operation Pacific (1951)

Approved | 111 min | Drama, War

6.7
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During WWII, a submarine's second in command inherits the problem of torpedoes that don't explode. When on shore, he is eager to win back his ex-wife.

Writer: George Waggner | Director: George Waggner | Stars: John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes

22. Tales of Wells Fargo (1957–1962)

60 min | Western

7.8
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys to being the owner of a ranch near San Francisco who still does some agent work.

Creators: Frank Gruber, James Brooks, Gene Reynolds | Stars: Dale Robertson, William Demarest, Kit Carson, Lory Patrick

23. Man from God's Country (1958)

Passed | 72 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

5.6
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Dan Beattie gives up his lawman job to move further west and rejoin his old war buddy Curt Warren in the town of Sundown. At first mistaken for a railroad agent by Beau Santee, a Sundown ... See full summary »

Writer: George Waggner | Director: Paul Landres | Stars: George Montgomery, Randy Stuart, Gregg Barton, Kim Charney

24. Invisible Agent (1942)

81 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, War

6.0
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The Invisible Man's grandson uses his secret formula to spy on Nazi Germany.

Writers: H.G. Wells, Curt Siodmak | Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Ilona Massey, Jon Hall, Peter Lorre, Cedric Hardwicke

25. Colt .45 (1957–1960)

30 min | Western

8.0
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Christopher Colt was apparently a gun salesman but was in fact a government agent tracking down notorious bad guys. His cousin Sam took the lead when the studio had contract disputes with the original star.

Stars: Wayde Preston, Kenneth MacDonald, Donald May, Don 'Red' Barry

26. Cobra Woman (1944)

Approved | 71 min | Adventure, Drama

5.8
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Upon discovering his fiancée Tollea has been kidnaped, Ramu and his friend Kado set out for a Pacific isle where all strangers are to be killed on arrival and the inhabitants, who are ... See full summary »

Writers: Gene Lewis, Richard Brooks, Scott Darling | Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Maria Montez, Jon Hall, Sabu, Lon Chaney Jr.

27. The Fatal Hour (1940)

Approved | 68 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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When Captain Street's best friend Dan O'Grady is murdered, Street enlists the help of Chinese detective James Lee Wong. Mr. Wong uncovers a smuggling ring on the waterfront of San Francisco... See full summary »

Writers: Scott Darling, George Waggner, Hugh Wiley | Director: William Nigh | Stars: Boris Karloff, Marjorie Reynolds, Grant Withers, Charles Trowbridge

28. The Roaring 20's (1960–1962)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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The adventures of a newspaper reporter covering the world of cops and gangsters in 1920s Chicago.

Stars: Dorothy Provine, Donald May, Gary Vinson, Mike Road

29. Adventures of the Falcon (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.3
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Stories of an Espionage Agent.

Creator: Michael Arlen | Stars: Charles McGraw, James Flavin, G. Pat Collins, Douglas Kennedy

30. Man Made Monster (1941)

Approved | 59 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Mad scientist turns a man into an electrically-controlled monster to do his bidding.

Writers: Harry Essex, Sid Schwartz, Len Golos, George Waggner | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Lionel Atwill, Lon Chaney Jr., Anne Nagel, Frank Albertson

31. Northwest Passage (1958–1959)

25 min | Adventure

7.9
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Major Robert Rogers organized "Rogers Rangers" to search for the alleged waterway across the United States during the French and Indian War (1754-1759). Helping Rogers, an experienced ... See full summary »

Stars: Keith Larsen, Buddy Ebsen, Don Burnett, Philip Tonge

32. The Wolfman (1966)

8 min | Horror, Short

7.1
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An eight minute abridgment of the 1941 feature, The Wolf Man, released in the 1960's to the 16mm home movie market.

Writer: Curt Siodmak | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Claude Rains, Ralph Bellamy, Patric Knowles

33. Phantom of Chinatown (1940)

Approved | 62 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Detective James Lee Wong is on the scene as archaeologist Dr. John Benton, recently returned from an expedition in China where a valuable ancient scroll was recovered, is murdered while giving a lecture on the expedition.

Writers: George Waggner, Ralph Gilbert Bettison, Hugh Wiley | Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Keye Luke, Lotus Long, Grant Withers, Charles Miller

34. Telephone Time (1956–1958)

30 min | Drama

8.6
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Between 1956 and September 1957, this filmed show featured plays by John Nesbitt, the host of the show. Starting in September 1957, plays by other authors were presented.

Stars: John Nesbitt, Frank Baxter, Maurice Marsac, Norbert Schiller

35. The Veil (1958 TV Mini-Series)

25 min | Horror

7.3
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An anthology of horror stories hosted by actor Boris Karloff.

Creator: Frank P. Bibas | Stars: Boris Karloff, Denise Alexander, Tod Andrews, Harry Bartell

36. 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: Frank J. Scannell, Douglass Dumbrille, Robert Carson, Jeff Morrow

37. The Alaskans (1959–1960)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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When gold was discovered in the Yukon in the 1890's, thousands of hopeful prospectors headed north for a chance at becoming rich. The easiest passage to the Yukon was through the small ... See full summary »

Stars: Roger Moore, Dorothy Provine, Jeff York, Ray Danton

38. The Lone Wolf (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.0
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Stars: Louis Hayward, John Doucette, James Anderson, Adele Mara

39. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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Stars: Arthur Q. Bryan, Bill Erwin, Macdonald Carey, George Sanders

40. The Climax (1944)

Unrated | 86 min | Horror, Musical, Thriller

5.3
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A demented physician becomes obsessed with a young singer whose voice sounds similar to his late mistress.

Writers: Edward Locke, Curt Siodmak, Lynn Starling, George Waggner | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Boris Karloff, Susanna Foster, Turhan Bey, Gale Sondergaard

41. Horror Island (1941)

Approved | 60 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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A down-on-his luck businessman organizes an excursion to Sir Henry Morgan's Island for a treasure hunt only to encounter a mysterious phantom and murder.

Writers: Alex Gottlieb, Victor McLeod, Maurice Tombragel | Director: George Waggner | Stars: Dick Foran, Leo Carrillo, Peggy Moran, Fuzzy Knight

42. 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

43. Code 3 (1957– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Stars: Richard Travis, Eugene W. Biscailuz, Fredd Wayne, Christopher Dark

44. Pawnee (1957)

Approved | 80 min | Western

5.2
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Pale Arrow is a white man raised since a boy by the Pawnee Chief. With wagon trains now encroaching on Pawnee land, the Chief sends Pale Arrow to be with the white people. Now known as Paul... See full summary »

Writers: George Waggner, Louis Vittes, Endre Bohem | Director: George Waggner | Stars: George Montgomery, Bill Williams, Lola Albright, Francis McDonald

45. I Cover the War (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Newsreel cameraman Bob Adams heads to North Africa to cover an Arab uprising against the British. When he refuses to help his younger brother become a cameraman, Don becomes the dupe of less savory types posing in the trade.

Writers: George Waggner, Bernard McConville | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: John Wayne, Gwen Gaze, Don Barclay, Charles Brokaw

46. Good News (1930)

Passed | 90 min | Comedy, Musical

7.7
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Writers: Laurence Schwab, Lew Brown, Frank Mandel, Buddy G. DeSylva, Ray Henderson, Frances Marion, Joseph Farnham | Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Mary Lawlor, Stanley Smith, Bessie Love, Cliff Edwards

47. Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (1955–1958)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Stars: Jane Wyman, Paul Bryar, Edith Evanson, Robert Osterloh

48. Idol of the Crowds (1937)

Approved | 60 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.5
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Johnny Hanson wants to make enough money to enlarge his chicken farm. He does this through hockey. Gangsters get involved in trying to get him to throw a championship game, even lining up a woman to help steer him their way.

Writers: George Waggner, Harold Buckley | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: John Wayne, Sheila Bromley, Charles Brokaw, Bill Burrud

49. High Voltage (1929)

Passed | 63 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.2
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A busload of passengers gets stranded in a snowstorm and take refuge in an abandoned church, where they run into a mysterious man who may be on the run from the law.

Writers: Elliott J. Clawson, James Gleason, Kenyon Nicholson | Director: Howard Higgin | Stars: William Boyd, Carole Lombard, Owen Moore, Phillips Smalley

50. Sea Spoilers (1936)

Approved | 63 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.3
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When Coast Guard Commander arrives at his actress girlfriend's yacht he find the owner killed, contraband seal skins, and no girlfriend.

Writers: George Waggner, Dorrell McGowan, Stuart E. McGowan | Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: John Wayne, Nan Grey, William Bakewell, Fuzzy Knight