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1. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015)

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

7.7
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An elite team of police forensic evidence investigation experts work their cases in Las Vegas.

Stars: Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads, Eric Szmanda

Votes: 67,028

2. Blue (2012– )

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Blue is a mother with a secret life. She'll do anything to keep it from her son. But her past has other plans.

Stars: Julia Stiles, Uriah Shelton, Brooklyn Lowe, Kathleen Quinlan

Votes: 925

3. Manhattan (2014–2015)

TV-14 | 55 min | Drama

7.8
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Set against the backdrop of the greatest clandestine race against time in the history of science with the mission to build the world's first atomic bomb in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Flawed ... See full summary »

Stars: Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Chernus, Christopher Denham, Katja Herbers

Votes: 5,834

4. Manhunter (1986)

R | 119 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

7.2
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78 Metascore

Former FBI profiler Will Graham returns to service to pursue a deranged serial murderer named "the Tooth Fairy" by the media.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: William Petersen, Kim Greist, Joan Allen, Brian Cox

Votes: 49,788 | Gross: $8.62M

5. Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

R | 101 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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59 Metascore

As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.

Director: Lorene Scafaria | Stars: Steve Carell, Keira Knightley, Melanie Lynskey, Patton Oswalt

Votes: 86,955 | Gross: $6.62M

6. 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, Enrique Murciano, Eric Close

Votes: 14,691

7. Young Guns II (1990)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Western

6.4
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In 1881, cattle baron John Chisum pays a bounty to Patrick Floyd Garrett to kill outlaw Billy the Kid.

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater

Votes: 23,746 | Gross: $44.14M

8. Fear (1996)

R | 97 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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51 Metascore

When Nicole met David; handsome, charming, affectionate, he was everything. It seemed perfect, but soon she sees that David has a darker side. And his adoration turns to obsession, their dream into a nightmare, and her love into fear.

Director: James Foley | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Reese Witherspoon, William Petersen, Amy Brenneman

Votes: 31,720 | Gross: $20.75M

9. Detachment (2011)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

7.7
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52 Metascore

A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment.

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Adrien Brody, Christina Hendricks, Marcia Gay Harden, Lucy Liu

Votes: 56,812 | Gross: $0.07M

10. Thief (1981)

R | 122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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78 Metascore

Becoming closer to his dream of leading a normal life, a professional safecracker agrees to do a job for the mafia, who have other plans for him.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: James Caan, Tuesday Weld, Willie Nelson, James Belushi

Votes: 15,875 | Gross: $4.30M

11. Mulholland Falls (1996)

R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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In 1950's Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.

Director: Lee Tamahori | Stars: Nick Nolte, Melanie Griffith, Jennifer Connelly, Chazz Palminteri

Votes: 12,872 | Gross: $11.50M

12. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.8
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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.

Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

Votes: 6,118

13. To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: William Petersen, Willem Dafoe, John Pankow, Debra Feuer

Votes: 20,860 | Gross: $0.97M

14. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

30 min | News

3.7
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"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Stars: Nancy O'Dell, Mark Steines, Kevin Frazier, Mary Hart

Votes: 1,422

15. CSI: Immortality (2015 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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An explosion inside a casino brings Catherine Willows back to Las Vegas to investigate. And when the crime is tied to Lady Heather, Gil Grissom is brought back as well to aid the investigation.

Director: Louis Shaw Milito | Stars: Ted Danson, Jorja Fox, Eric Szmanda, Robert David Hall

Votes: 826

16. Today (1952– )

240 min | News, Talk-Show

5.3
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A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

Stars: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Roker

Votes: 1,165

17. The Skulls (2000)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.6
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24 Metascore

Luke McNamara, a college senior from a working class background joins a secret elitist college fraternity organization called "The Skulls", in hope of gaining acceptance into Harvard Law ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper, Leslie Bibb

Votes: 26,812 | Gross: $35.01M

18. 12 Angry Men (1997 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 117 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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Twelve men must decide the fate of one when one juror objects to the jury's decision.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Hume Cronyn, Ossie Davis

Votes: 10,405

19. The Rat Pack (1998 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Drama

6.8
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A look at the famous "Rat Pack" of the '60s, and how their glamorous alliances and carefree sophistication created a mythical lifestyle.

Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Ray Liotta, Joe Mantegna, Don Cheadle, Angus Macfadyen

Votes: 2,447

20. The Contender (2000)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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59 Metascore

Senator Laine Hanson is a contender for US Vice President, but information and disinformation about her past surfaces that threatens to de-rail her confirmation.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Joan Allen, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

Votes: 20,425 | Gross: $17.80M

21. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

6.9
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The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

Stars: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Alan Kalter, Biff Henderson

Votes: 10,348

22. TMZ on TV (2007– )

30 min | Comedy, News

3.7
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Stars: Harvey Levin, Brian Mcdaniel, Ryan Satin, Dax Holt

Votes: 1,707

23. Return to Lonesome Dove (1993 TV Mini-Series)

322 min | Drama, Western

7.2
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'Captain' Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom ... See full summary »

Stars: Jon Voight, Barbara Hershey, Ricky Schroder, William Petersen

Votes: 1,587

24. Cousins (1989)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Two couples go to a mutual friend's wedding and end up swapping partners.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen

Votes: 3,505 | Gross: $22.03M

25. The Beast (1996– )

PG-13 | 176 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

5.9
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Mysterious things happen at the coast of Graves Point: An empty boat lies at the shore, divers vanish. The sea biologist Dr. Talley thinks he knows the solution of the mystery: In the depth there is a gigantic squid.

Stars: William Petersen, Karen Sillas, Charles Martin Smith, Ronald Guttman

Votes: 2,001

26. Fallen Angels (1993–1995)

30 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.5
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Fallen Angels is an American neo-noir anthology television series that ran from 1993 to 1995 on the Showtime pay cable station and was produced by Propaganda Films. No first-run episodes were shown in 1994.

Stars: Miguel Ferrer, Lynette Walden, Dan Hedaya, Bernard Hocke

Votes: 300

27. The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1996–2002)

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

3.8
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Comedian Rosie O'Donnell produces and hosts her first daytime talk show that focuses on interviews with celebrities about acting, writing, charity work and family life.

Stars: Rosie O'Donnell, Caroline Rhea, Susan Lucci, Penny Marshall

Votes: 996

28. Long Gone (1987 TV Movie)

110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Story of the Tampico Stogies, a low minor-league baseball team, and its star player and manager, Stud' Cantrell, as they battle for the league championship amidst the corruption and racism of the American south.

Director: Martin Davidson | Stars: William Petersen, Virginia Madsen, Dermot Mulroney, Larry Riley

Votes: 793

29. Passed Away (1992)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy

5.9
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A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.

Director: Charlie Peters | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Jack Warden, William Petersen, Diana Bellamy

Votes: 1,013 | Gross: $4.03M

30. Haven (2001 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 180 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.2
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This is the true story of a woman named Ruth Gruber who travels to Europe to help escort 1000 Jewish War victims to the United States. She comes to love and feel sorry for them all, and ... See full summary »

Director: John Gray | Stars: Natasha Richardson, Colm Feore, Henry Czerny, Sheila McCarthy

Votes: 343

31. Larry King Live (1985– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

5.8
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Popular and controversial journalist Larry King hosts this CNN call-in talk show.

Stars: Larry King, Bill Maher, Bob Woodward, Ryan Seacrest

Votes: 808

32. Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987)

PG | 114 min | Drama, Sport

5.9
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A little league player named Chuck refuses to ever pitch again until nuclear weapons are disarmed. Basketball star "Amazing Grace" Smith follows the boy's example, and starts a trend.

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Gregory Peck, Dean Alexander, Jim Allen

Votes: 1,103

33. The Staircase (1998 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Western

7.1
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A small chapel's choir loft survives incomplete with no staircase, until one day a mysterious drifter, with a background in carpentry, arrives in town.

Director: Karen Arthur | Stars: Barbara Hershey, William Petersen, Diane Ladd, Louis Ferreira

Votes: 231

34. Kiss the Sky (1998)

R | 107 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Two professionals, Jeff and Marty, take a business trip to the Philippines. Their deep dissatisfaction with their lives leads them to forsake their friends and families for a return to the ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Young | Stars: William Petersen, Gary Cole, Sheryl Lee, Patricia Charbonneau

Votes: 668

35. Hard Promises (1991)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.9
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A man who doesn't like stable work environments has been away for too many years, and finds out his wife has divorced him and is planning to remarry. He comes home to confront her, trying ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Davidson | Stars: Sissy Spacek, William Petersen, Brian Kerwin, Mare Winningham

Votes: 421 | Gross: $0.31M

36. Gunshy (1998)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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When the New York journalist Jake Bridges catches his girlfriend with another guy, he goes to Atlantic City to drink himself to oblivion. He is saved from a bar brawl by a small-time ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Celentano | Stars: William Petersen, Michael Wincott, Diane Lane, Kevin Gage

Votes: 758

37. The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990 TV Mini-Series)

278 min | Drama

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This sweeping mini-series profiling the Kennedy family ran three nights. The film chronicles 55 years in the lives of the family opening in 1906 with the marriage of Joseph P. Kennedy, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Casey Affleck, Cindy Baer, Deborah Bancroft, Paul Bronk

Votes: 96

38. Curacao (1993 TV Movie)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

4.7
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George C. Scott and William Petersen are expatriates living in Curacao. Their bound together by an understanding that each is hiding from a dangerous past.

Director: Carl Schultz | Stars: George C. Scott, William Petersen, Julie Carmen, Alexei Sayle

Votes: 233

39. The Directors (1997– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Rod Steiger

Votes: 140

40. In the Kingdom of the Blind, the Man with One Eye Is King (1995)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama

4.9
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Al is caught between his loyalty to the police force and his love for his brother in a tense setting. It seems that his brother, Rudy, was involved in a mob hit that could potentially start... See full summary »

Director: Nick Vallelonga | Stars: Michael Biehn, William Petersen, Leo Rossi, Paul Winfield

Votes: 214

41. Hurt People (TV Movie)

60 min | Drama, Thriller | Announced

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Star: William Petersen

42. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2003 Video Game)

M | Crime, Mystery

7.1
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You play a rookie who investigates crimes alongside Gill Grissom and the rest of his CSI team.

Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, Jorja Fox

Votes: 143

43. Caiga quien caiga (I) (1996– )

7.5
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Reality changes depending on how you see it. CQC has its own way of seeing things. "Caiga Quien Caiga" is a weekly news roundup that takes a humorous and ironic approach to reporting ... See full summary »

Stars: El Gran Wyoming, Juanjo de la Iglesia, Javier Martín, Sergio Pazos

Votes: 145

44. The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2004 TV Special)

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Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Roger Goodman | Stars: Garry Shandling, Kirstie Alley, Jennifer Aniston, Christina Applegate

Votes: 122

45. Keep the Change (1992 TV Movie)

M | 95 min | Drama

5.8
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Joe Starling,a failed artist,returns to his hometown in search of life's meaning and finds himself caught up in a number of predicaments not of his making. Along the way, Joe encounters ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: William Petersen, Rachel Ticotin, Lolita Davidovich, Buck Henry

Votes: 67

46. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Hard Evidence (2007 Video Game)

Crime

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Stars: William Petersen, Gary Dourdan, George Eads, Eric Szmanda

Votes: 128

47. The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2006 TV Movie)

Documentary

5.1
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Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Jessica Alba, Pamela Anderson, Patricia Arquette, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 145

48. The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (2008 TV Special)

180 min

5.6
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Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Andrew Aguilar, Jennifer Aniston, Christina Applegate, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 99

49. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Dark Motives (2004 Video Game)

Mystery

7.2
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You play a neophyte member of the Las Vegas CSI team scientifically investigating more mysteries.

Director: Brigitte Burdine | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, George Eads

Votes: 209

50. CBS Cares (2000– )

Family

7.5
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Approximately 155 million viewers see one or more of the CBS Cares campaigns each year on the CBS Television Network. (Source: NTI). These campaigns -- scripted and produced by CBS - ... See full summary »

Stars: Marg Helgenberger, Jeff Probst, Pauley Perrette, Mark Harmon

Votes: 20