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1. The Mentalist (2008– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | Active

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A famous "psychic" outs himself as a fake and starts working as a consultant for the California Bureau of Investigation so he can find "Red John," the madman who killed his wife and daughter.

Creator: Bruno Heller | Stars: Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Simon Baker, Owain Yeoman

2. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy | Active

8.9
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Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.

Creator: Rob McElhenney | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

3. The O.C. (2003–2007)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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A troubled youth becomes embroiled in the lives of a close-knit group of people in the wealthy, upper-class neighborhood of Newport Beach, Orange County, California.

Creator: Josh Schwartz | Stars: Mischa Barton, Adam Brody, Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan

4. Perception (2012– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Dr. Daniel Pierce is an eccentric neuroscientist who uses his unique outlook to help the federal government solve complex criminal cases.

Creators: Kenneth Biller, Michael Sussman | Stars: Rachael Leigh Cook, Kelly Rowan, Eric McCormack, Arjay Smith

5. Will & Grace (1998–2006)

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy

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Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

6. Redline (2007)

PG-13 | 95 min | Action

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24 Metascore

A gorgeous young automobile fanatic--and front to the hottest unsigned band on the West coast--finds herself caught up in illegal drag-racing competitions organized by exotic car fanatics.

Writers: Robert Foreman, Daniel Sadek | Director: Andy Cheng | Stars: Nathan Phillips, Nadia Bjorlin, Eddie Griffin, Angus Macfadyen

7. Life on Mars (2008–2009)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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A present-day car accident mysteriously sends a detective back to the 1970s. An American remake of the BBC series.

Stars: Jason O'Mara, Michael Imperioli, Gretchen Mol, Jonathan Murphy

8. Hard Breakers (2010)

R | 99 min | Comedy

2.7
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A comedy centered on two single girls working the dating scene in Los Angeles.

Writers: Elaine Fogg, Leah Sturgis | Director: Leah Sturgis | Stars: Cameron Richardson, Sophie Monk, Chris Kattan, Tom Arnold

9. Elevator (I) (2011)

84 min | Thriller

5.2
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Racism collides with corporate greed when nine strangers are trapped in a Wall Street elevator, and one of them has a bomb. They will do anything to survive.

Writer: Marc Rosenberg | Director: Stig Svendsen | Stars: Christopher Backus, Anita Briem, John Getz, Shirley Knight

10. The Last Templar (2009 TV Mini-Series)

120 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

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An adaptation of Raymond Khoury's novel about a New York archaeologist researching the lost secrets of the medieval Knights Templar.

Stars: Mira Sorvino, Victor Garber, Scott Foley, Anthony Lemke

11. Among Friends (2012)

R | 80 min | Comedy, Horror

4.7
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A group of friends get together for a murder mystery party, but things take a dark turn when one hijacks the evening and is out for blood.

Writer: Alyssa Lobit | Director: Danielle Harris | Stars: Alyssa Lobit, Jennifer Blanc, Kamala Jones, AJ Bowen

12. A Mother's Rage (2013 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 85 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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While on a trip to drop off her daughter at college, Rebecca Mayer's protective mother instincts kick in when they are terrorized on the highway. She will keep her daughter safe - at any cost.

Writers: Shane Mathers, Ron Dobson, Alejandro Salomon, Frederick Cipoletti | Director: Oren Kaplan | Stars: Lori Loughlin, Jordan Hinson, Ted McGinley, Shaun Sipos

13. Deliverance Creek (2014 TV Movie)

Drama | Post-production

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Writer: Melissa Carter | Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Lauren Ambrose, Wes Ramsey, Christopher Backus, Riley Smith

14. Yellow Rock (2011)

R | 89 min | Western

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Five men ride into the eerie town of Yellow Rock, hoping to rescue a family member and his lost boy.

Writers: Lenore Andriel, Steve Doucette | Director: Nick Vallelonga | Stars: Michael Biehn, James Russo, Lenore Andriel, Michael Spears

15. Union Square (2011)

Not Rated | 80 min | Drama

4.9
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55 Metascore

Jenny, who has rejected her tumultuous family for a more ordered life, gets a surprise visit from her sister Lucy at a critical time - right at the moment where she's feels ready to commit to her longtime fiancé.

Writers: Nancy Savoca, Mary Tobler | Director: Nancy Savoca | Stars: Tammy Blanchard, Mira Sorvino, Patti LuPone, Mike Doyle

16. Besties (2012)

Drama, Thriller

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A young girl and the babysitter she's idolized for years become immersed in a manipulative and deadly friendship.

Writer: Rebecca Perry Cutter | Director: Rebecca Perry Cutter | Stars: Olivia Crocicchia, Corin Nemec, Madison Riley, Christopher Backus

17. Relative Strangers

Drama | Announced

A cantankerous grandma develops cancer, loses her memory, and thinks she is age 17 and in England during World War II, even though she never leaves present-day Louisiana.

Director: Craig Ross Jr. | Stars: Sasha Pieterse, Chace Crawford, Bryan Batt, Manolo Cardona

18. Theo (2013)

112 min | Comedy, Drama | Completed

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From the northern ice comes a gentler kind of hero.

Writer: Ezna Sands | Director: Ezna Sands | Stars: Dakota Johnson, Mira Sorvino, Adrian Martinez, Christopher Backus

19. All In (2006)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

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Six medical students with unique talents pool their resources to win the World Series of Poker.

Writers: Loren Comitor, Brenton Goulding, Richard Goulding, Ronald Kirk Goulding | Director: Nick Vallelonga | Stars: Dominique Swain, Michael Madsen, Louis Gossett Jr., James Russo

20. 3 Days Gone (2008 Video)

92 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

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Lucas Snow was buried alive and has lost 3 days of his life. His best friend is murdered and the two top crime bosses are hunting him down as well as the police. Will he find out who set him up?

Writers: Oliver Coltress, Charles Wesley | Director: Scott McCullough | Stars: Christopher Backus, Michelle Stafford, Charles Wesley, Patrick J. Adams

21. Displacement (2014)

Sci-Fi, Thriller | Filming

A young physics student must find a way to reverse a deadly quantum time anomaly and solve the murder of her boyfriend while battling short-term memory loss and time slips caused by the event.

Writer: Kenneth Mader | Director: Kenneth Mader | Stars: Sarah Douglas, Christopher Backus, Courtney Hope, Karan Oberoi

22. My Fair Lidy (2014)

Comedy | Completed

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Writer: R.P. Simms | Director: Ralph Clemente | Stars: Christopher Backus, Leigh Shannon, Rus Blackwell, Peyton Lee

23. Mineville (2010)

Drama

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Based on actual events, MINEVILLE explores the rise and fall of the United States iron-ore mining industry. Showcasing the plight of the early immigrant miners as they toil endlessly in the... See full summary »

Writer: Lori Kelly | Director: Lori Kelly | Stars: Cuyle Carvin, Nick Wechsler, William Sadler, Morgan Bernhard

24. Nothing Personal (II) (2009)

7 min | Short, Drama

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Writer: Matt Black | Director: Matt Black | Stars: Christopher Backus, Hunter Bowen, Paz de la Huerta, Jason Fox

25. Domino Falling (2014)

Short, Action

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Writer: Siavash Farahani | Director: Siavash Farahani | Stars: Christopher Backus, Alexander DiPersia, Kyle Koromaldi, Judd Laurance

26. Huge (2008– )

Drama

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Stars: Christopher Backus, Jordan Mahome, Noah Fleiss, Paul LeRoy

27. Indiscretion (II)

Romance, Thriller | Announced

A married woman's affair comes back to haunt her when her obsessed lover infiltrates every part of her life.

Writers: Laura Boersma, John Stewart Muller | Director: John Stewart Muller | Star: Christopher Backus

28. Actor's Day in LA (2009– )

Reality-TV

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Behind the scenes looks and interviews with actors, directors, and other entertainment professionals.

Stars: Kim Estes, Kristina Nikols, Joe Sabatino, Anna Shalray

29. Benjamin Splits (2004)

Short, Comedy, Drama

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On the heels of their impulsive engagement, a young couple finds the news of their pending nuptials does not go over as intended with the groom's parents.

Director: Seth Jaret | Stars: Christopher Backus, August Caimi, Ruthie Frank, Margo Hara

30. Missed Call (2009)

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Writer: Nuria García Montiel | Director: Nuria García Montiel | Stars: Christopher Backus, Nuria García Montiel

31. Hide and Seek (III) (2010)

Short, Drama

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Writer: Nuria García Montiel | Stars: Christopher Backus, Anthea Mcarthur, Nuria García Montiel

32. Will & Grace (1998–2006)
Episode: Looking for Mr. Good Enough (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy

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Jack is taking part in a cooking class because now that he has a boyfriend, he wants to offer him home-made food. Will goes too - and finds out that Jack brought Stuart with him. Not only ... See full summary »

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Director: James Burrows | Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

33. Actor's Day in LA (2009– )
Episode: Making of the Film Elevator (2011)

Reality-TV

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Anita Briem ("Journey to the Center of the Earth," "The Tudors") , Christopher Backus (Hard Breakers, Mineville), Michael Mercurio (God Complex, Fixing Rhonda). And multi-award winning ... See full summary »

Director: Pepper Jay | Stars: Christopher Backus, Anita Briem, Michael Mercurio, Marc Rosenberg

34. Perception (2012– )
Episode: Messenger (2012)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A young man in a cult claims to be hearing the word of God.

Creators: Kenneth Biller, Michael Sussman | Director: Christopher Misiano | Stars: Eric McCormack, Rachael Leigh Cook, Kelly Rowan, Arjay Smith

35. The Mentalist (2008– )
Episode: Pink Champagne on Ice (2012)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Patrick discovers that an old magician friend is being forced to rob the casino where he works in order to rescue his kidnapped girlfriend.

Creator: Bruno Heller | Director: David Von Ancken | Stars: Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Owain Yeoman

36. Life on Mars (2008–2009)
Episode: Revenge of Broken Jaw (2009)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A group of radicals is targeting police officers with their bombings, and Sam suspects that Lt. Hunt will be the next target.

Creators: Matthew Graham, Tony Jordan, Ashley Pharoah | Director: Stephen Kay | Stars: Jason O'Mara, Michael Imperioli, Gretchen Mol, Jonathan Murphy

37. The O.C. (2003–2007)
Episode: The Brothers Grim (2005)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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When Ryan's brother, Trey, gets out of jail and gives Ryan a call, the Cohens give him a warm welcome. Though, Ryan knows nothing good can come from it. Zach returns from his trip to Italy ... See full summary »

Creator: Josh Schwartz | Director: Michael Lange | Stars: Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan, Ben McKenzie, Mischa Barton

38. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )
Episode: The Gang Goes to the Jersey Shore (2011)

TV-MA | Comedy

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Dee and Dennis take the gang to their favorite childhood vacation spot where things aren't quite how they remember. While Dee and Dennis see the seedy side of the Jersey Shore, Mac, Frank and Charlie have the nights of their lives.

Creator: Rob McElhenney | Director: Matt Shakman | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson