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1. Gossip Girl (2007–2012)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Privileged teens living on the Upper East Side of New York can hide no secret from the ruthless blogger who is always watching.

Creators: Stephanie Savage, Josh Schwartz | Stars: Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley, Ed Westwick

Votes: 114,460

2. The Good Wife (2009–2016)

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

8.3
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Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state's attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm.

Creators: Michelle King, Robert King | Stars: Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles, Matt Czuchry

Votes: 48,627

3. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 24,914

4. Blue Bloods (2010– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Revolves around a family of New York cops.

Creators: Mitchell Burgess, Robin Green | Stars: Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes, Len Cariou

Votes: 21,229

5. The West Wing (1999–2006)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

8.8
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Inside the lives of staffers in the west wing of the White House.

Creator: Aaron Sorkin | Stars: Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney, John Spencer

Votes: 43,515

6. Limitless (2015– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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An average 28-year old man that gains the ability to use the full extent of his brain's capabilities is hired by the FBI as a consultant. A television follow-up of the film Limitless (2011).

Creator: Craig Sweeny | Stars: Jake McDorman, Jennifer Carpenter, Hill Harper, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Votes: 35,970

7. American Beauty (1999)

R | 122 min | Drama

8.4
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86 Metascore

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Writer: Alan Ball | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Votes: 814,126

8. Sex and the City (1998–2004)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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Four female New Yorkers gossip about their sex-lives (or lack thereof) and find new ways to deal with being a woman in the 90s.

Creator: Darren Star | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 79,234

9. CSI: Miami (2002–2012)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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The cases of the Miami-Dade, Florida police department's Crime Scene Investigations unit.

Creators: Ann Donahue, Carol Mendelsohn, Anthony E. Zuiker | Stars: David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodriguez, Rex Linn

Votes: 43,774

10. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The third "Law and Order" series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Creators: Rene Balcer, Dick Wolf | Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 17,872

11. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

PG-13 | 146 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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65 Metascore

A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother.

Writers: Brian Aldiss, Ian Watson, Steven Spielberg | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law, Frances O'Connor, Sam Robards

Votes: 236,828

12. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)

44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.8
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A modern revival of the classic eponymous 1960s sci-fi horror anthology show. Episodes often have twist-endings and involve aliens. Sometimes, story from one episode continues in a later episode.

Stars: Alex Diakun, Eric Schneider, Garvin Cross, Kavan Smith

Votes: 8,557

13. The Art of Getting By (2011)

PG-13 | 83 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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36 Metascore

George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who has made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.

Writer: Gavin Wiesen | Director: Gavin Wiesen | Stars: Freddie Highmore, Emma Roberts, Michael Angarano, Sasha Spielberg

Votes: 44,605

14. Body of Proof (2011–2013)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Medical examiner Megan Hunt's unique approach to solving crimes puts her at odds with her superiors.

Creator: Christopher Murphey | Stars: Dana Delany, Jeri Ryan, Geoffrey Arend, Windell Middlebrooks

Votes: 11,710

15. Twisted (2013–2014)

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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A teen with a troubled past reconnects with his two female best friends from childhood. He becomes the prime suspect when a fellow student is surprisingly found dead in her home.

Creator: Adam Milch | Stars: Avan Jogia, Maddie Hasson, Ashton Moio, Kimberly Quinn

Votes: 7,883

16. Beautiful Girls (1996)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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64 Metascore

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their own problems with life and love.

Writer: Scott Rosenberg | Director: Ted Demme | Stars: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich, Annabeth Gish

Votes: 26,402

17. Treme (2010–2013)

TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, Music

8.2
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Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA.

Creators: Eric Ellis Overmyer, David Simon | Stars: Khandi Alexander, Rob Brown, Kim Dickens, Melissa Leo

Votes: 11,029

18. Spin City (1996–2002)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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In this sitcom, Charlie, who takes Mike Flaherty's place in later years, is the Deputy-Mayor of New York City, and his team of half-wits must constantly save the Mayor from embarrassment and the media.

Creators: Gary David Goldberg, Bill Lawrence | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Charlie Sheen, Heather Locklear, Richard Kind

Votes: 21,143

19. Awake (2007)

R | 84 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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33 Metascore

The story focuses on a man who suffers "anesthetic awareness" and finds himself awake and aware, but paralyzed, during heart surgery. His mother must wrestle with her own demons as a turn of events unfolds around them, while trying to unfold the story hidden behind her son's young wife.

Writer: Joby Harold | Director: Joby Harold | Stars: Hayden Christensen, Jessica Alba, Terrence Howard, Lena Olin

Votes: 62,800

20. The Daily Show (1996– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.8
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America's top fake news show.

Creators: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg | Stars: Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver, Craig Kilborn

Votes: 33,100

21. The Rebound (2009)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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In New York City, a single mom captivates her new neighbor, a much younger man.

Writer: Bart Freundlich | Director: Bart Freundlich | Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Justin Bartha, Andrew Cherry, Kelly Gould

Votes: 38,834

22. Casualties of War (1989)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, War

7.1
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During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager.

Writers: Daniel Lang, David Rabe | Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn, Don Harvey, John C. Reilly

Votes: 32,999

23. Life as a House (2001)

R | 125 min | Drama

7.5
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45 Metascore

When a man is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he takes custody of his misanthropic teenage son, for whom quality time means getting high, engaging in small-time prostitution, and avoiding his father.

Writer: Mark Andrus | Director: Irwin Winkler | Stars: Hayden Christensen, Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas, Jena Malone

Votes: 38,971

24. Che: Part One (2008)

Not Rated | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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In 1956, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara and a band of Castro-led Cuban exiles mobilize an army to topple the regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.

Writers: Peter Buchman, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Julia Ormond, Benicio Del Toro, Oscar Isaac, Pablo Guevara

Votes: 37,872

25. Catch That Kid (2004)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime

5.2
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33 Metascore

A girl and her two friends raid a bank, looking for the money needed for financing the cure of her dying father.

Writers: Nikolaj Arcel, Fabian Wullenweber, Erlend Loe, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Bart Freundlich | Stars: Kristen Stewart, Sam Robards, Jennifer Beals, Corbin Bleu

Votes: 7,970

26. Manderlay (2005)

Not Rated | 139 min | Drama

7.4
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46 Metascore

A story of slavery, set in the southern U.S. in the 1930s.

Writer: Lars von Trier | Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Isaach De Bankolé, Danny Glover, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 18,545

27. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Mystery/suspense series based on Robert Parker's "Spenser" novels. Spenser, a private investigator living in Boston, gets involved in a new murder mystery each episode.

Creator: John Wilder | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Ron McLarty, Richard Jaeckel

Votes: 1,282

28. Ready to Wear (1994)

R | 133 min | Comedy, Drama

5.0
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48 Metascore

A chronicle of the interconnected lives of a group of people in the lead up to Paris Fashion Week.

Writers: Robert Altman, Barbara Shulgasser | Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Sophia Loren, Julia Roberts, Marcello Mastroianni, Jean-Pierre Cassel

Votes: 12,419

29. Bounce (2000)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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52 Metascore

A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.

Writer: Don Roos | Director: Don Roos | Stars: Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natasha Henstridge, Edward Edwards

Votes: 17,457

30. Fandango (1985)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Five college buddies from the University of Texas circa 1971 embark on a final road trip odyssey across the Mexican border before facing up to uncertain futures, in Vietnam and otherwise.

Writer: Kevin Reynolds | Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: Kevin Costner, Judd Nelson, Sam Robards, Chuck Bush

Votes: 6,141

31. Bird (1988)

R | 161 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.2
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78 Metascore

The troubled life and career of the jazz musician, Charlie "Bird" Parker.

Writer: Joel Oliansky | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Diane Venora, Michael Zelniker, Samuel E. Wright

Votes: 8,950

32. Bright Lights, Big City (1988)

R | 107 min | Drama

5.6
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A disillusioned young writer living in New York City turns to drugs and drinking to block out the memories of his dead mother and estranged wife.

Writer: Jay McInerney | Director: James Bridges | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates, Swoosie Kurtz

Votes: 5,782

33. Get a Life (1990–1992)

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.4
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The misadventures of a 30-year-old paper-boy (played by Late Night alum Chris Elliot) and his wacky parents. Such show topics included the eating of a space alien, a robotic paper-boy and ... See full summary »

Creators: Chris Elliott, David Mirkin, Adam Resnick | Stars: Chris Elliott, Bob Elliott, Robin Riker, Elinor Donahue

Votes: 1,632

34. Tempest (1982)

PG | 140 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.5
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A sobering mid-life crisis fuels dissatisfaction in Philip Dimitrius, to the extent where the successful architect trades his marriage and career in for a spiritual exile on a remote Greek ... See full summary »

Writers: Leon Capetanos, Paul Mazursky | Director: Paul Mazursky | Stars: John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Sergio Nicolai, Luigi Laezza

Votes: 1,775

35. Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

R | 125 min | Biography, Drama

6.4
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66 Metascore

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.

Writers: Alan Rudolph, Randy Sue Coburn | Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Campbell Scott, Matthew Broderick, Peter Gallagher

Votes: 3,633

36. Obsessed (2002 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 90 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Based on a factual case involving Diane Schaefer and Dr. Murray Brennan, a woman's claims of having had a relationship with a prominent doctor are completely denied by him.

Writer: Matthew Tabak | Director: John Badham | Stars: Jenna Elfman, Kate Burton, Lisa Edelstein, Jane Wheeler

Votes: 699

37. Clubhouse (2004–2005)

60 min | Drama, Family, Sport

7.7
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A teenage boy lives out his biggest dream as the batboy for a major league baseball team.

Creator: Daniel Cerone | Stars: Jeremy Sumpter, Dean Cain, Dan Byrd, Kirsten Storms

Votes: 522

38. Grand Street (2014)

81 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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A chance encounter between an out-of-work film executive and an aspiring writer leads to a 24 hour Manhattan odyssey through an underworld and back. Driven by hopes and dreams, steered by ... See full summary »

Writer: Lex Sidon | Director: Lex Sidon | Stars: Sophie Auster, Byrdie Bell, Dan Bittner, Neal Bledsoe

Votes: 9

39. TV 101 (1988–1989)

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Kevin Keegan is a recently divorced TV news photographer who quits his job and returns to Roosevelt High School to teach the kids how to make a weekly cable TV show. Principal Steadman ... See full summary »

Creator: Karl Schaefer | Stars: Sam Robards, Brynn Thayer, Leon Russom, Andrew Cassese

Votes: 64

40. The Ballad of Little Jo (1993)

R | 121 min | Drama, Romance, Western

6.9
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Based on a true story, this is the tale of Josephine Monaghan, a young woman of the mid-19th century who is thrown out of her parents' home after being seduced by the family's portrait ... See full summary »

Writer: Maggie Greenwald | Director: Maggie Greenwald | Stars: Suzy Amis, Bo Hopkins, Ian McKellen, David Chung

Votes: 1,146

41. Surviving Eden (2004)

89 min | Comedy

6.7
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30 Metascore

A documentary crew captures the capitalistic trappings a reality show winner falls into during his short-lived stint with fame and fortune.

Writers: Greg Pritikin, Joanne Storkan | Director: Greg Pritikin | Stars: Michael Panes, Cheri Oteri, Jane Lynch, Sam Robards

Votes: 84

42. On Golden Pond (2001 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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Ethel and Norman Thayer are an old couple living "On Golden Pond". Their daughter, Chelsea, is 42 years old, and has never been married. She is dating a 45 year old dentist, and brings him ... See full summary »

Writer: Ernest Thompson | Director: Ernest Thompson | Stars: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Glenne Headly, Sam Robards

Votes: 379

43. The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, History, War

6.6
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The story of the 1960 hostile extraction of the Nazi war criminal, Adolf Eichmann, by the Mossad to Israeli justice.

Writers: Peter Z. Malkin, Harry Stein, Lionel Chetwynd | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Robert Duvall, Arliss Howard, Jeffrey Tambor, Jack Laufer

Votes: 534

44. Maximum Bob (1998– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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A "Twin Peaks"-like series. "Maximum Bob" is an ultra right-wing conservative judge in Florida who has a psychic ex-marine show mermaid for a wife. The sheriff is a widower who ballroom ... See full summary »

Stars: Beau Bridges, Liz Vassey, Sam Robards, Kiersten Warren

Votes: 181

45. The Other Side of the Tracks (2008)

PG-13 | 92 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

5.1
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A depressed young man struggles to move on and escape haunting memories of his girlfriend, killed ten years ago in a train accident.

Writer: A.D. Calvo | Director: A.D. Calvo | Stars: Brendan Fehr, Shirley Knight, Chad Lindberg, Natassia Malthe

Votes: 562

46. Black and Blue (1999 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 96 min | Drama

6.3
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After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.

Writers: Anna Quindlen, April Smith | Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Mary Stuart Masterson, Anthony LaPaglia, Will Rothhaar, Sam Robards

Votes: 439

47. Into Thin Air (1985 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama

7.1
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Ellen Burstyn stars as the Canadian mother of a college student who vanishes mysteriously while driving back to school in the states. After having no luck from the police, she hires a ... See full summary »

Writer: George Rubino | Director: Roger Young | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Robert Prosky, Sam Robards, Nicholas Pryor

Votes: 187

48. Hamlet (II) (2000 TV Movie)

178 min | Drama

6.1
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67 Metascore

The classic Shakespeare tragedy is revisioned in America at the turn of the 20th Century. Campbell Scott (Singles, The Spanish Prisoner) adapted, co-directed and stars in the title role ... See full summary »

Writers: William Shakespeare, Eric Simonson | Directors: Campbell Scott, Eric Simonson | Stars: Campbell Scott, Blair Brown, Roscoe Lee Browne, LisaGay Hamilton

Votes: 203

49. Love from Ground Zero (1998)

102 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Three strangers meet at the New York funeral of a mutual friend named Henry. The three - Henry's Southern girl friend (Jacqueline McKenzie), his drifting ex-college buddy (Simon Baker-Denny... See full summary »

Writer: Stephen Grynberg | Director: Stephen Grynberg | Stars: Simon Baker, Jacqueline McKenzie, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Kathryn Erbe

Votes: 57