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1. Barney Miller (1974–1982)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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The captain of a city police station and his staff handle the various local troubles and characters that come to the building.

Stars: Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Steve Landesberg, Gregory Sierra

Votes: 3,514

2. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants.

Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Roxie Roker

Votes: 5,362

3. The Jerk (1979)

R | 94 min | Comedy

7.2
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An idiotic man struggles to make it through life on his own in St. Louis.

Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Catlin Adams, Mabel King

Votes: 44,742

4. The Wiz (1978)

G | 134 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

5.3
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An adaptation of 'The Wizard of Oz' that tries to capture the essence of the African-American experience.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross

Votes: 11,482 | Gross: $13.00M

5. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.4
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The five-day-a-week syndicated successor to the popular CBS game show, where two contestants compete to match fill-in-the-blank phrases with those of the celebrities.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers, Richard Dawson

Votes: 1,161

6. Wiseguy (1987–1990)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Vinnie Terranova does time in a New Jersey penitentiary to set up his undercover role as an agent for the OCB (Organized Crime Bureau) of the United States. His roots in a traditional ... See full summary »

Stars: Jonathan Banks, Jim Byrnes, Ken Wahl, Dwight Koss

Votes: 1,518

7. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.

Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Christopher Hewett, Wendy Schaal

Votes: 4,593

8. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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38 Metascore

A selfish, cynical T.V. executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Votes: 67,110 | Gross: $60.33M

9. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

7.0
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A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city.

Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Danielle Spencer, Fred Berry

Votes: 2,067

10. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)

PG-13 | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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Truly amazing, fantastical, funny and odd, and sometimes scary, sad and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses and directors make guest appearances.

Stars: Charles Durning, Douglas Seale, Louis Giambalvo, Sharon Spelman

Votes: 3,831

11. Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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A horror anthology series where the viewer is taken through ghost stories, science fiction adventures and creepy, unexplained events.

Stars: Paul Sparer, Catherine Battistone, John Marzilli, Karen Shallo

Votes: 3,946

12. The Colbys (1985–1987)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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This spin-off of Dynasty (1981) featured the adventures of Jeff and Fallon Colby in California.

Stars: Charlton Heston, John James, Katharine Ross, Emma Samms

Votes: 545

13. The Master (1984– )

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Action

4.3
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An aging American ninja master and his headstrong young apprentice search for the elder man's daughter.

Stars: Lee Van Cleef, Timothy Van Patten, Shô Kosugi, Cynthia Lea Clark

Votes: 1,041

14. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.3
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The Mike Douglas Show was a variety show out of Cleveland OH and then Philadelphia PA, broadcast in the daytime. It's structure was similar to The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and The ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Douglas, Ellie Frankel, Ellie Frankel Sextet, David Brenner

Votes: 285

15. ABC Weekend Specials (1977–1995)

60 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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A youth anthology series focusing primarily on adaptations of children's literature.

Stars: Willie Tyler, Frank Welker, Hal Smith, Janet Waldo

Votes: 170

16. The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Sport

6.9
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Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Billy Dee Williams, James Earl Jones, Richard Pryor, Rico Dawson

Votes: 1,215

17. Whiz Kids (1983–1984)

60 min | Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a group of young kids who are amateur computer experts and detectives.

Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Todd Porter, Jeffrey Jacquet, Andrea Elson

Votes: 236

18. Ganja & Hess (1973)

R | 110 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.1
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After being stabbed with an ancient, germ-infested knife, a doctor's assistant finds himself with an insatiable desire for blood.

Director: Bill Gunn | Stars: Duane Jones, Marlene Clark, Bill Gunn, Sam L. Waymon

Votes: 817

19. The Gong Show Movie (1980)

R | 89 min | Comedy

4.1
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A week in the life of "The Gong Show" host and creator Chuck Barris who lives through a series of outrageous competitors, stressful situations, a nervous breakdown and other comical ... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Barris | Stars: Chuck Barris, Robin Altman, Brian O'Mullin, Jack Bernardi

Votes: 669

20. The Jerk, Too (1984 TV Movie)

95 min | Comedy

2.8
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Navin Johnson sets out to travel to Los Angeles to attend the wedding of his pen pal, Marie, but is sidetracked by the leader of a gang of hobos who takes him to Las Vegas when learning of Navin's skill at playing cards.

Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Mark Blankfield, Ray Walston, Robert Sampson, Patricia Barry

Votes: 216

21. Lottery! (1983–1984)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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A lottery representative and his IRS partner meet various winners across the country to present the prizes and change their lives.

Stars: Marshall Colt, Ben Murphy, Brendon Boone, Joe Colligan

Votes: 110

22. Dead Men Don't Die (1990)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

4.1
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A reporter investigating a drug dealing ring is murdered. Brought back to life by the voodoo spell of a cleaning woman, he goes after his killers.

Director: Malcolm Marmorstein | Stars: Elliott Gould, Melissa Sue Anderson, Mark Moses, Mabel King

Votes: 208

23. Scott Joplin (1977 TV Movie)

PG | 96 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.6
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Details the life story of Scott Joplin and how he became the greatest ragtime composer of all time.

Director: Jeremy Kagan | Stars: Billy Dee Williams, Clifton Davis, Margaret Avery, Eubie Blake

Votes: 187

24. The Wiz (1978 Video)

45 min | Fantasy, Musical

6.7
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Still photographs of the Broadway production accompanied by the original cast album.

Director: Susan Simmons | Stars: Tasha Thomas, Stephanie Mills, Ralph Wilcox, Evelyn Thomas

Votes: 77

25. Don't Play Us Cheap (1973)

99 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

4.2
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Film version of Melvin Van Peebles' Broadway musical. A pair of devil-bats take human form and crash a Harlem house party in an attempt to break it up. But somehow, their attempts to ruin the party fail.

Director: Melvin Van Peebles | Stars: Thomas Anderson, Jay Van Leer, Robert Dunn, Mabel King

Votes: 175

26. Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1980–1981)

60 min | Drama, Family

6.2
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In Depression era South, Booker T Freeman and David Hall become best friends despite different racial backgrounds. Booker's dad Luther is the local blacksmith, W.D. Hall the grocer with the families becoming close due to the boys.

Stars: Jonelle Allen, Star-Shemah Bobatoon, Beeson Carroll, Bill Duke

Votes: 25

27. Getting Over (1981)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Music

7.0
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Director: Bernie Rollins | Stars: John Daniels, Gwen Briscoe, Paulette Gibson, Sandra Sully

Votes: 5

28. All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (1985 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy, Music

6.0
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A televised event in honor of the 40th president, Ronald Reagan, the year he was sworn in for his second term of office.

Director: Dick McDonough | Stars: Edie Adams, Steve Allen, June Allyson, Leon Ames

Votes: 21

29. Black Vampire (1988)

90 min | Horror

3.5
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Director: Lawrence Jordan | Star: Mabel King

Votes: 13

30. The 22nd Annual Tony Awards (1968 TV Special)

Family

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Director: Stan Harris | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Peter Ustinov, George Abbott, David Atkinson

Votes: 27

31. American Film Institute Comedy Special (1987 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy, Family

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Director: Peter Baldwin | Stars: Beverly Archer, Kaye Ballard, Jason Bateman, Orson Bean

32. ABC Weekend Specials (1977–1995)
Episode: All the Money in the World (1983)

Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.4
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A young boy gets a wish from a leprechaun, and wishes for all the money in the world. He then learns about the real-life ramifications of such a wish.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Robert Carnegie, Kim Hamilton, Nyles Harris, Mabel King

Votes: 11

33. Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
Episode: Baker's Dozen (1986)

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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Elderly cookie baker Ruby Cuzzins teams up with ad exec Henry Hogan to profit from her baking skills with a plan that includes greed, spousal abuse, and voodoo.

Director: John Harrison | Stars: Mabel King, Larry Manetti, Vernon Washington, Therese Pare

Votes: 116

34. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Basin Street/The Devil's Triangle (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Mediocre jazz trumpeter Charlie Raines wants to play in the early New Orleans style and goes back in the actual era; and Kerry Dawson and her two suitors Tom and Clay tackle a mysterious dangerous section of the ocean.

Director: George W. Brooks | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Christopher Connelly, Mabel King

Votes: 18

35. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Bet a Million/Mr. Irresistible (1978)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Fred and Joan Wade gamble everything they own on their dream of building a grand resort hotel; and nondescript Chuck Huffman wants to be ultra-attractive to every woman who sees him.

Directors: Cliff Bole, John Newland | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Henry Gibson, Jane Powell

Votes: 34

36. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Bill Gets Married (1977)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Dee has a hard time accepting her father's decision to remarry.

Director: Dick Harwood | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 17

37. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Black and White Blues (1977)

Not Rated | Comedy

6.9
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Roger, Rerun, & Dwayne borrow the church raffle's grand prize color TV set and then drop it.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 14

38. Wiseguy (1987–1990)
Episode: Blood Dance (1988)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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After rejecting an offer to finance a coup d'etat in the Caribbean, Mel Profitt becomes obsessed with a supposed voodoo death curse, and Vinnie, horrified, can only watch as Mel's personality begins to disintegrate.

Director: Kim Manners | Stars: Ken Wahl, Jonathan Banks, Jim Byrnes, William Russ

Votes: 28

39. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Christmas (1976)

Not Rated | Comedy

8.2
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Mama finally gets off for Christmas, but the kids daddy made plans for them to be with him

Director: Hal Alexander | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Danielle Spencer

Votes: 20

40. Barney Miller (1974–1982)
Episode: Computer Crime (1979)

25 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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A computer firm has difficulty retrieving embezzled funds. An educated young man claims to be under the influence of a voodoo curse.

Director: Max Gail | Stars: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Jack Soo

Votes: 31

41. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Dee's First Date (1978)

Not Rated | Comedy

8.0
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Roger couldn't be happier about Dee's first date, the boyfriend has a gorgeous sister.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 21

42. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Diplomatic Immunity (1978)

Not Rated | Comedy

7.7
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A hit and run driver dents the car that Rerun "borrowed" from his brother-in-law.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 18

43. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Doobie or Not Doobie: Part 1 (1978)

Not Rated | Comedy

8.3
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Raj, Rerun, & Dwayne are desperate to see the Doobie Brothers in concert. Rerun gets roped into illegally recording the concert.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 27

44. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Doobie or Not Doobie: Part 2 (1978)

Not Rated | Comedy

7.6
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A bully makes the boys put together a tape of the Doobie Brothers concert.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill

Votes: 20

45. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)
Episode: Dwayne's Dilemma (1977)

Not Rated | Comedy

7.6
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Dwayne's new girlfriend has a jealous ex, who wants to fight Dwayne.

Director: Dick Harwood | Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Danielle Spencer

Votes: 19

46. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #16.146 (1977)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Joey Bishop, Mike Douglas, Mabel King, Corbett Monica

47. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #16.168 (1977)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Mike Douglas, Jamie Farr, Mabel King

48. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #16.188 (1977)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Vic Damone, Mike Douglas, Barbara Howar, Ron Howard

49. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #17.102 (1978)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: John Ford Coley, Robert Conrad, Mike Douglas, Florence Henderson

50. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #17.146 (1978)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Melissa Sue Anderson, Mike Douglas, Mabel King, Ted Knight