Most Voted Titles With Ruth White

1. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
129 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice.

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2. Midnight Cowboy (1969)
113 min | Drama
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A naive male prostitute and his sickly friend struggle to survive on the streets of New York City.

 62,257
3. Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Rod Serling's seminal anthology series focused on ordinary folks who suddenly found themselves in extraordinary, usually supernatural, situations. The stories would typically end with an ironic twist that would see the guilty punished.

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4. Hang 'Em High (1968)
114 min | Crime, Thriller, Western
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When an innocent man barely survives a lynching, he returns as a lawman determined to bring the vigilantes to justice.

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5. The Nun's Story (1959)
149 min | Drama
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In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, ... See full summary »

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6. Charly (1968)
103 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
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A retarded man undergoes an experiment that gives him the intelligence of a genius.

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7. The Reivers (1969)
107 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, an 11-year-old boy comes of age as two mischievous adult friends talk him into sneaking the family car out for a trip to Memphis and a series of adventures.

 1,705
8. Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
146 min | Adventure, Drama, History, War
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An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab neighbors has ... See full summary »

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9. The Fugitive (1963–1967)
51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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A doctor, wrongly convicted for a murder he didn't commit, escapes custody and must stay ahead of the police to find the real killer.

 1,535
10. Edge of the City (1957)
85 min | Drama
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Two New York City longshoremen Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader whose growing friendship is threatened by Charles Malik, a notably repellent punk.

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11. No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)
108 min | Comedy, Thriller
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A crafty serial killer plays a game of cat-and-mouse with a harried police detective trying to track him down.

 1,199
12. The Untouchables (1959–1963)
50 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago.

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13. Up the Down Staircase (1967)
124 min | Drama
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The experiences of a young female English teacher in an inner-city New York high school.

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14. Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965)
100 min | Drama
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Henry Thomas is out on parole in a small Texan town and, in the evenings, he is the lead singer in a band. He is being pressured by his foster mother to give up his singing and go back to ... See full summary »

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15. Car 54, Where Are You? (1961–1963)
30 min | Comedy
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The misadventures of two of New York's finest (a Mutt and Jeff pair) in the mythical 53rd precinct in the Bronx. Toody, the short, stocky and dim-witted one either saves the day or muffs ... See full summary »

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16. Naked City (1958–1963)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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A crime drama that focused on the lives of the detectives of New York's 65th Precinct. The emphasis in the stories was mostly on real-life crime and the human element. Season one stars were... See full summary »

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17. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)
60 min | Drama
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The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor.

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18. Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: The Incredible World of Horace Ford (1963)
51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Horace Ford longs for his childhood which was not as idyllic as he remembers it.

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19. Ben Casey (1961–1966)
60 min | Drama
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Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland.

 257
20. A Rage to Live (1965)
101 min | Drama
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A woman's sexual compulsions threaten to destroy her marriage.

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21. The Defenders (1961–1965)
60 min | Drama
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A Father-Son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day.

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22. The Pursuit of Happiness (1971)
93 min | Drama
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A young college student is sent to prison as much for killing a pedestrian with his car as for not paying his parking tickets. When the opportunity presents itself he escapes and is ... See full summary »

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23. A Lovely Way to Die (1968)
103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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A cop quits the force after too much disappointment in the system. He becomes a bodyguard of a rich recent widow. She is on trial for her husband's murder. He decides to help her clear her name... and get over her husband.

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24. The Tiger Makes Out (1967)
94 min | Comedy
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A mailman looks for a woman to kidnap as a personal act of insurrection.

 159
25. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
60 min | Drama
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26. Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963–1967)
60 min | Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
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Legendary entertainer Bob Hope hosted, and occasionally starred in, one of the last major anthology series on network TV. Both dramatic and comedy shows were presented, featuring many of ... See full summary »

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27. Kraft Theatre (1947–1958)
60 min | Drama
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28. The United States Steel Hour (1953–1963)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
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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.

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29. 'Way Out (1961– )
25 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
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A new drama in the macabre genre was broadcast each week hosted by Roald Dahl.

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30. The DuPont Show of the Week (1961– )
60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
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31. The Fugitive (1963–1967)
Episode: The Other Side of the Mountain (1963)
51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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A friendly country girl has a crush on Kimble and wants to help him escape on the condition she can go with him, as the Sheriff and Lt. Gerard close in on them.

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32. Lights Out (1946–1952)
30 min | Mystery, Thriller, Horror
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33. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)
60 min | Drama
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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.

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34. Captain Video and His Video Rangers (1949–1955)
30 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Family
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"Guardian of the Safety of the World", private citizen-scientist Captain Video, assisted by his teenage helper The Ranger and an army of Video Rangers, preserves the peace in the far-off ... See full summary »

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35. The Doctors and the Nurses (1962–1965)
60 min | Drama
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The story takes place in a large hospital and revolves around two nurses, Liz Thorpe (Shirl Conway), the older head nurse, and Gail Lucas, the naive student nurse. The two nurses were ... See full summary »

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36. Danger (1950–1955)
30 min | Drama
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Live psychological and murder mystery dramas and one of the first U.S. TV dramas to make effective use of background music.

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37. Goodyear Playhouse (1951–1957)
60 min | Drama
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The show featured original plays plus plays adapted from works.

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38. The Fugitive (1963–1967)
Episode: The Survivors (1965)
60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Kimble comes back into contact with his wife's family when he learns of their financial difficulties. Kimble may have a way to help, but his mother-in-law's hatred for him may lead to his capture.

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39. The DuPont Show of the Month (1957–1961)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
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40. Play of the Week (1959–1961)
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

This syndicated anthology series staged a different play every week covering all genres - dramas, comedies, musicals, fantasies, mysteries, et al - utilizing some of the best talent appearing on Broadway

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41. Brenner (1959– )
30 min | Crime, Drama
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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.

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42. The Untouchables (1959–1963)
Episode: The Night They Shot Santa Claus (1962)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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It's Christmas eve 1930 and Eliot Ness and his men are investigating the murder of a close friend of his, Hap Levinson. The man had been playing Santa Claus at a children's orphanage and ... See full summary »

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43. The Clock (1949–1952)
30 min | Drama, Mystery
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Suspense/Anthology series based on a ABC radio series which ran from 1946-48. The half-hour series mostly consisted of original dramas concerning murder, mayhem or insanity. Series narrator... See full summary »

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44. NBC Experiment in Television (1967–1971)
60 min | Documentary, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Music
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45. Car 54, Where Are You? (1961–1963)
Episode: Today I Am a Man (1962)
30 min | Comedy
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Tired of being stereotyped as a mama's boy, Muldoon feigns having a hot date at "the hottest club in the Bronx". When his bluff is called by doubting coworkers, he quickly commandeers a ... See full summary »

Creator: Nat Hiken |  Director: Al De Caprio |  Stars: Joe E. Ross, Fred Gwynne, Paul Reed, Al Lewis
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46. For the People (1965– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
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David Koster is an obsessive New York City assistant district attorney who gets into trouble because of his passion for justice. His boss, Anthony Celese, tries to keep him under control ... See full summary »

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47. Great Ghost Tales (1961– )
30 min | Horror
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The last regularly scheduled TV series to be broadcast live in the U.S. was hosted by Frank Gallop, and featured dramatizations of ghost stories and other tales of the supernatural, many of... See full summary »

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48. NET Playhouse (1964–1972)
90 min | Biography, Drama, History
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49. Johnny Belinda (1967 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
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50. Naked City (1958–1963)
Episode: The Tragic Success of Alfred Tiloff (1961)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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Kidnappers target a millionaire to pay the ransom for their victim, a young girl from a poor family. The criminals are a husband who's failed at everything he's tried and a still-ambitious ... See full summary »

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