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1. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )

43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | Active

8.2
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A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

Creator: Peter Nowalk | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

2. Lap Dance (2014)

100 min | Drama

4.0
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An aspiring actress makes a pact with her fiancé to take a job as an exotic dancer to care for her cancer stricken father. Once the pact the couple made is broken, their lives are changed forever. Based on the true story of director Greg Carter and his girlfriend prior to their moving to Los Angeles in 2005.

Writer: Greg Carter | Director: Greg Carter | Stars: Briana Evigan, Stacey Dash, Carmen Electra, James Remar

3. Miami Vice (1984–1990)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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The adventures of the vice squad detectives of the Miami Police Department.

Creator: Anthony Yerkovich | Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Olivia Brown

4. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show | Active

8.9
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America's top fake news show.

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

5. Hit the Floor (2013– )

60 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Ahsha Hayes enters the wild world of professional basketball when she tries out for the elite L.A. Devil Girls dance team against the wishes of her mother Sloane, a former dancer herself.

Creator: James LaRosa | Stars: Kimberly Elise, Taylour Paige, Logan Browning, Katherine Bailess

6. Stepmom (1998)

PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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58 Metascore

A terminally-ill mother has to settle on the new woman in her ex-husband's life, who will be their new stepmother.

Writers: Gigi Levangie, Jessie Nelson, Steven Rogers, Karen Leigh Hopkins, Ronald Bass | Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris, Jena Malone

7. Without a Trace (2002–2009)

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

6.9
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The cases of an FBI unit specializing in missing persons investigations.

Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

8. FlashForward (2009–2010)

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.6
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A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blackouts and awakens with a short vision of their future.

Creators: Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer | Stars: John Cho, Joseph Fiennes, Jack Davenport, Courtney B. Vance

9. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.

Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz, James Sikking

10. Martin (1992–1997)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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The random misadventures of Martin Payne, an abrasive, loud-mouthed (though somewhat insecure) Detroit talk show host and his assortment of friends and enemies.

Creators: John Bowman, Topper Carew, Martin Lawrence | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Thomas Mikal Ford, Carl Anthony Payne II

11. 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, Art Garfunkel, Joanna Gleason

12. Touched by an Angel (1994–2003)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

5.9
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Monica, Tess, and Andrew are a trio of angels sent to Earth to tell depressed and troubled people that God loves them and hasn't forgotten them.

Creator: John Masius | Stars: Roma Downey, Della Reese, John Dye, Valerie Bertinelli

13. Silverado (1985)

PG-13 | 133 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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64 Metascore

A misfit bunch of friends come together to right the injustices which exist in a small town.

Writers: Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Kasdan | Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, Kevin Costner, Danny Glover

14. The Women (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

4.9
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27 Metascore

A wealthy New Yorker leaves her cheating husband and bonds with other society women at a resort.

Writers: Diane English, Clare Boothe Luce, Anita Loos, Jane Murfin | Director: Diane English | Stars: Meg Ryan, Eva Mendes, Annette Bening, Debra Messing

15. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.

Stars: Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel, David Morse

16. Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.9
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45 Metascore

While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma (Perry) must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces.

Writer: Tyler Perry | Director: Tyler Perry | Stars: Tyler Perry, Blair Underwood, Lynn Whitfield, Boris Kodjoe

17. Matlock (1986–1995)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney who charges $100,000 to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holliday, Nancy Stafford

18. The Fall Guy (1981–1986)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a film stunt performer who moonlights as a bounty hunter when movie work is slow.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, Heather Thomas, Markie Post

19. Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

PG-13 | 89 min | Horror

2.8
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Chief Brody's widow believes that her family is deliberately being targeted by another shark in search of revenge.

Writers: Peter Benchley, Michael De Guzman | Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest, Mario Van Peebles, Karen Young

20. Head of State (2003)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy

5.4
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44 Metascore

When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam is unexpectedly picked as his replacement.

Writers: Chris Rock, Ali LeRoi | Director: Chris Rock | Stars: Chris Rock, Bernie Mac, Lynn Whitfield, Dylan Baker

21. The Cheetah Girls (2003 TV Movie)

TV-G | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.5
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Four teens aim to take the world by storm with their music.

Writers: Deborah Gregory, Alison Taylor | Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Raven-Symoné, Adrienne Bailon, Kiely Williams, Sabrina Bryan

22. Are We There Yet? (2010– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

5.4
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Creator: Ali LeRoi | Stars: Keesha Sharp, Teala Dunn, Essence Atkins, Terry Crews

23. Battlefield America (2012)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Musical

2.5
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31 Metascore

A young businessman who lands a community service sentence falls in with a group of misfit kids who need mentoring. With the help of a pro instructor, he works to get the kids ready for a big underground dance competition.

Writers: Marques Houston, Chris Stokes | Director: Chris Stokes | Stars: Marques Houston, Mekia Cox, Christopher Jones, Lynn Whitfield

24. Shark (2006–2008)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Title character Sebastian Stark is an L.A. hot-shot lawyer, who leaves his lucrative career as defender of rich criminals to join the public prosecution under the District Attorney (D.A.), ... See full summary »

Creator: Ian Biederman | Stars: James Woods, Danielle Panabaker, Sophina Brown, Sarah Carter

25. The Last Letter (2013)

Thriller

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Sharon Leal and Omari Hardwick head an all-star cast in this twisted, psychological thriller as newlyweds Catherine and Michael. The couple's marriage is threatened by Michael's ... See full summary »

Writer: Paul D. Hannah | Director: Paul D. Hannah | Stars: Omari Hardwick, Sharon Leal, Gary Dourdan, Rocsi

26. Cagney & Lacey (1981–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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Two female police detectives cooperate with each other both in their professions and in their personal lives.

Creators: Barbara Avedon, Barbara Corday | Stars: Tyne Daly, Al Waxman, John Karlen, Martin Kove

27. Boston Public (2000–2004)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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The lives of 10 faculty members at a high school in Boston, Mass. weave in and out of dealing with trouble-makers, having a personal life, and keeping sanity.

Stars: Loretta Devine, Anthony Heald, Fyvush Finkel, Chi McBride

28. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )

60 min | Talk-Show

5.0
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This popular and long-running morning talk show owes much of its success to the chemistry between its two hosts, Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa. Although the format is not significantly ... See full summary »

Stars: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Regis Philbin, Kathie Lee Gifford

29. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.5
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

30. Gone Fishin' (1997)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Crime

4.6
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Two fishing fanatics get in trouble when their fishing boat gets stolen while on a trip.

Writers: Jill Mazursky, J.J. Abrams | Director: Christopher Cain | Stars: Joe Pesci, Danny Glover, Rosanna Arquette, Lynn Whitfield

31. All Things Fall Apart (2011)

R | 110 min | Drama, Sport

5.5
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A drama centered around a promising football running back during his senior year in college.

Writers: 50 Cent, Brian A Miller | Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: 50 Cent, Ray Liotta, Lynn Whitfield, Cedric Sanders

32. Eve's Bayou (1997)

R | 109 min | Drama

7.3
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78 Metascore

The story is set in 1962 Louisiana. The Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. Though he is married to beautiful Roz, he has a weakness for attractive female patients. One night... See full summary »

Writer: Kasi Lemmons | Director: Kasi Lemmons | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Meagan Good, Lynn Whitfield

33. And Then There Was You (2013)

Drama

6.4
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Natalie resorts to picking up the pieces of her life after her husband leaves her for the family he has outside. she falls in love with Darrell, but he has secrets of his own. Can Natalie handle any more secrets?

Writer: Leila Djansi | Director: Leila Djansi | Stars: Kate Nauta, Garcelle Beauvais, Leon, Brian White

34. In the Army Now (1994)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, War

4.6
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Two misguided youths join the reserves to make some money for their entrepreneurial dreams. No sooner than they finish basic training are they called up to do their part to save the free world.

Writers: Steve Zacharias, Jeff Buhai, Robbie Fox, Ken Kaufman, Stu Krieger, Daniel Petrie Jr., Fax Bahr, Adam Small | Director: Daniel Petrie Jr. | Stars: Pauly Shore, Lori Petty, Andy Dick, David Alan Grier

35. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

36. A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Thriller, Crime

5.5
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An observable, fast-talking party man Darnell Wright, gets his punishment when one of his conquests takes it personally and comes back for revenge in this 'Fatal Attraction'-esque comic ... See full summary »

Writers: Martin Lawrence, Bentley Kyle Evans, Kenny Buford, Kim Bass | Director: Martin Lawrence | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Lynn Whitfield, Regina King, Bobby Brown

37. The Cheetah Girls 2 (2006 TV Movie)

TV-G | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.7
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The girl group return for more adventures, this time traveling to Spain to take part in a music festival.

Writers: Bethesda Brown, Alison Taylor, Deborah Gregory | Director: Kenny Ortega | Stars: Raven-Symoné, Adrienne Bailon, Sabrina Bryan, Kiely Williams

38. Matt Houston (1982–1985)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Each week Matt Houston, a successful private investigator, takes on a new case. The cases usually involve murder, and always involve beautiful women in skimpy outfits. Drawing on his years ... See full summary »

Creator: Lawrence Gordon | Stars: Lee Horsley, Pamela Hensley, Lincoln Kilpatrick, Cis Rundle

39. Strong Medicine (2000–2006)

60 min | Drama

6.8
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Tough female doctors treat an exclusively female clientele at the Rittenhouse Women's clinic, tackling female-centric issues and trying to make the world a better place in a male-dominated society.

Creator: Tammy Ader | Stars: Rosa Blasi, Jenifer Lewis, Josh Coxx, Philip Casnoff

40. Family Time (2012– )

Comedy

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"Family Time" centers around the life and times of The Stallworths, a working class African American family who scratches off a lottery ticket and jumps to middle class overnight. They're ... See full summary »

Creator: Bentley Kyle Evans | Stars: Omar Gooding, Angell Conwell, Tanjareen Thomas, Jayla Calhoun

41. Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Drama, Crime

6.5
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Redemption tells the story of Stan "Tookie" Williams, founder of the Crips L.A. street gang. Story follows his fall into gang-banging, his prison term, and his work writing children's ... See full summary »

Writer: J.T. Allen | Director: Vondie Curtis-Hall | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Lynn Whitfield, Lee Thompson Young, Brenden Jefferson

42. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

43. Act Like You Love Me (2013)

Comedy, Romance

5.5
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Kelly Lofton is a young, successful dentist who has all the material things a woman could ask for. However, Kelly has struggled to find time for love in her busy schedule, so when her ... See full summary »

Writers: Dan Garcia, Don Macnab-Stark | Director: Dan Garcia | Stars: Essence Atkins, Christian Keyes, Denyce Lawton, Lynn Whitfield

44. The Wendy Williams Show (2008– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Talk-Show

3.9
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Stars: Wendy Williams, Ian Drew, Brian Balthazar, Nick Mitchell

45. The George McKenna Story (1986 TV Movie)

100 min | Biography, Drama

6.0
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He Risked It All To Make The Grade.

Writer: Charles Eric Johnson | Director: Eric Laneuville | Stars: Denzel Washington, Lynn Whitfield, Debra Artis, Edna Auguillard

46. Doctor Detroit (1983)

R | 89 min | Comedy

4.9
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A timid college professor, conned into posing as a flamboyant pimp, finds himself enjoying his new occupation on the streets.

Writers: Bruce Jay Friedman, Carl Gottlieb, Robert Boris | Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Howard Hesseman, Donna Dixon, Lydia Lei

47. The New Mike Hammer (1984–1989)

60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.8
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The cases of Mickey Spillane's classic private eye character.

Creator: Larry Brody | Stars: Stacy Keach, Lindsay Bloom, Don Stroud, Kent Williams

48. A Girl Thing (2001 TV Movie)

Unrated | 237 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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A Girl Thing is a mini-series that revolves around a New York city street, a coffee house and a shrinks office. Dr. Beth Noonan is the therapist to one star per hour. Hour one deals with a ... See full summary »

Writer: Lee Rose | Director: Lee Rose | Stars: Kate Capshaw, Stockard Channing, Rebecca De Mornay, Mia Farrow

49. The Women of Brewster Place (1989 TV Movie)

200 min | Drama

7.6
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Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three ... See full summary »

Writers: Gloria Naylor, Karen Hall | Director: Donna Deitch | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Robin Givens

50. The Tyra Banks Show (2005–2011)

TV-PG | 60 min | Talk-Show | Active

4.0
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Stars: Tyra Banks, Carolyn London, Toccara Jones, Janice Dickinson