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1. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000– )

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

7.8
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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, Paul Guilfoyle

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

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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.

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

3. Without a Trace (2002–2009)

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

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

4. Manhunter (1986)

R | 119 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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78 Metascore

An F.B.I. specialist tracks a serial killer who appears to select his victims at random.

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

5. 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.

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

6. 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.

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

7. Blue (2012– )

Drama

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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

8. The Skulls (2000)

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

5.5
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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 »

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

9. Today (1952– )

240 min | News, Talk-Show

5.2
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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.

Creator: Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. | Stars: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Roker

10. Young Guns II (1990)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Crime, Western

6.4
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Billy "The Kid" and his gang is wanted by the law, and when "Doc" Scurlock and Chavez are captured, Billy has to save them. They escape and set south for Mexico. "Let's hire a thief to ... See full summary »

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

11. 12 Angry Men (1997 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 117 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Twelve men must decide the fate of one when one juror objects to the jury's decision.

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

12. The Contender (2000)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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59 Metascore

Sexy secrets from a womans past come to light as she runs for Vice President.

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

13. 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.

Creator: Rod Serling | Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

14. 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.

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

15. 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.

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

16. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

60 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 »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Mary Hart, Kevin Frazier

17. 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.

Writers: Peter Dexter, Floyd Mutrux | Director: Lee Tamahori | Stars: Nick Nolte, Melanie Griffith, Jennifer Connelly, Chazz Palminteri

18. TMZ on TV (2007– )

30 min | Comedy, News

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

19. The Rat Pack (1998 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Drama

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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.

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

20. The Beast (1996 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 186 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.

Writers: Peter Benchley, J.B. White | Director: Jeff Bleckner | Stars: William Petersen, Karen Sillas, Charles Martin Smith, Ronald Guttman

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

322 min | Drama, Western

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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

22. Cousins (1989)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.

Writers: Jean-Charles Tacchella, Stephen Metcalfe | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen

23. Fallen Angels (1993–1995)

30 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.4
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Stars: Dan Hedaya, Lynette Walden, Grace Zabriskie, Miguel Ferrer

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

Mystery

6.4
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You play a neophyte member of the Las Vegas CSI team scientifically investigating more mysteries.

Writer: Max Allan Collins | Director: Brigitte Burdine | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, George Eads

25. 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.

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

26. 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.

Writers: Paul Hemphill, Michael Norell | Director: Martin Davidson | Stars: William Petersen, Virginia Madsen, Dermot Mulroney, Larry Riley

27. Larry King Live (1985– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

5.6
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Popular and controversial journalist Larry King hosts this CNN call-in talk show.

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

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

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

4.0
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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

29. 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 »

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

30. Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987)

PG | 114 min | Drama, Sport

5.9
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Chuck Murdock is an all American kid living in a sleepy town in Montana. He is the top pitcher of the little league team as well. After taking a tour of a nuclear silo, Chuck decides to ... See full summary »

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

31. Haven (2001 TV Movie)

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

6.3
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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 »

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

32. Hard Promises (1991)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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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 »

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

33. 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.

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

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 »

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

35. The Staircase (1998 TV Movie)

94 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.

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

36. The Directors (1999– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep

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: Paul Bronk, Alison Wachtler, Casey Affleck, Cindy Baer

38. Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater (1987– )

Unrated | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Host Joe Bob Briggs hosts B-grade flicks on the movie channel, giving background information about each one.

Stars: John Bloom, Cynthia Brimhall, Dona Speir, Roberta Vasquez

39. Hurt People (TV Movie)

60 min | Drama, Thriller | Announced

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Writer: Peter Macmanus | Star: William Petersen

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

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama

5.0
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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 »

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

41. CBS Cares (2000– )

Family

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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

42. Keep the Change (1992 TV Movie)

M | 95 min | Drama

5.9
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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 »

Writers: Thomas McGuane, John Miglis | Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: William Petersen, Rachel Ticotin, Lolita Davidovich, Buck Henry

43. The GQ Men of the Year Awards (2003 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Director: Beth McCarthy-Miller | Stars: Monica Bellucci, Jordyn Blum, Adrien Brody, Dave Chappelle

44. Present Tense, Past Perfect (1995 TV Short)

30 min | Short

7.6
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Writers: Richard Dreyfuss, Kristi Kane | Director: Richard Dreyfuss | Stars: Anne Archer, Laura Cayouette, Julie Cobb, Bruce Davison

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

180 min

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Writers: David Wild, Jon Macks, Ken Ehrlich, Michael Platt | Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Christina Applegate, Alec Baldwin, William Baldwin

46. Caiga quien caiga (I) (1996– )

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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

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

M | Crime, Mystery

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

Writers: Steve Bocska, Jason Bone, Max Allan Collins, Jeff Houde, Tony Van | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, Jorja Fox

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

Crime

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Writers: Ed Kuehnel, Randy Littlejohn | Stars: William Petersen, Gary Dourdan, George Eads, Eric Szmanda

49. CSI: 3 Dimensions of Murder (2006 Video Game)

Crime

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Writers: Dave Grossman, Ed Kuehnel, Greg Land, Heather Logas | Director: Graham Annable | Stars: William Petersen, Edie Mirman, Kate Savage, Gary Dourdan

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

Documentary

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Writer: Ken Shapiro | Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Jessica Alba, Pamela Anderson, Patricia Arquette, Kevin Bacon