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1. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

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

8.1
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a new elite squad of NYPD detectives who investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 52,910

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.

Stars: Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles, Matt Czuchry

Votes: 49,548

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.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 25,182

4. Elementary (2012– )

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

7.9
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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill

Votes: 74,102

5. The Path (2016– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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A man who converts to a controversial following suffers from a crisis of faith.

Stars: Aaron Paul, Michelle Monaghan, Kyle Allen, Hugh Dancy

Votes: 3,367

6. The Mysteries of Laura (2014–2016)

42 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.7
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A single mom NYPD homicide detective cracks case after case while raising wild twin boys and locking horns with her less than helpful police detective ex-husband.

Stars: Debra Messing, Laz Alonso, Josh Lucas, Janina Gavankar

Votes: 6,990

7. 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.

Stars: Dana Delany, Jeri Ryan, Geoffrey Arend, Windell Middlebrooks

Votes: 11,875

8. 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: 57,233 | Gross: $0.07M

9. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

Votes: 535

10. 16 Blocks (2006)

PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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63 Metascore

An aging alcoholic cop is assigned the task of escorting a witness from police custody to a courthouse 16 blocks away. There are, however, chaotic forces at work that prevent them from making it in one piece.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bruce Willis, Yasiin Bey, David Morse, Jenna Stern

Votes: 112,916 | Gross: $36.88M

11. It Could Happen to You (1994)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A police officer promises to share his lottery ticket with a waitress in lieu of a tip.

Director: Andrew Bergman | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Bridget Fonda, Rosie Perez, Wendell Pierce

Votes: 27,811 | Gross: $37.80M

12. New York Undercover (1994–1998)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Drugs, robbery, corruption, rape, murder. Cops versus criminals. The undercover war has started. Welcome to New York City.

Stars: Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo, Patti D'Arbanville, Lauren Luna Vélez

Votes: 1,398

13. City Hall (1996)

R | 111 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences.

Director: Harold Becker | Stars: Al Pacino, John Cusack, Bridget Fonda, Danny Aiello

Votes: 16,780 | Gross: $20.30M

14. Cradle Will Rock (1999)

R | 132 min | Drama

6.9
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64 Metascore

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.

Director: Tim Robbins | Stars: Hank Azaria, Rubén Blades, Joan Cusack, John Cusack

Votes: 8,052 | Gross: $2.90M

15. Harambee! (1996 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

8.9
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Set during the celebration of Kwanzaa, a recovering drug addict who now counsels drug users, inspires the residents of a Brooklyn housing project to apply the principles of the holiday to combat violence in their neighborhood.

Director: Fracaswell Hyman | Stars: Howard E. Rollins Jr., Carlton Beener, Novella Nelson, Brenda Pressley

Votes: 14

16. Mathnet (1987–1992)

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

8.6
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A team of detectives use mathematics and logic to solve crimes.

Stars: Joe Howard, Beverly Leech, Bari K. Willerford, Toni Di Buono

Votes: 152

17. Lifestories: Families in Crisis (1992–1996)

30 min | Drama, Family, Sport

7.3
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Based on true stories, this series depicts a variety of important and critical events that can happen in the lives of teenagers.

Stars: Craig Wasson, Calista Flockhart, Adam LaVorgna, Benari Poulten

Votes: 119

18. Brewster Place (1990– )

30 min | Drama

7.0
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A spin off of the 1989 miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, which was based upon Gloria Naylor's novel of the same name.

Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

Votes: 44

19. Twisted (1996)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama

4.6
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A retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel Oliver Twist set in a New York City contemporary underground populated by drag queens, drug abuse and prostitution.

Director: Seth Michael Donsky | Stars: Ray Aranha, Keivyn McNeill Grayes, Elise Ballard, Sharlene Brown

Votes: 115

20. Here and Now (1992–1993)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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A.J. is a graduate student who volunteers at a youth center that helps troubled kids.

Stars: Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Charles Brown, Daryl Mitchell, Rachael Crawford

Votes: 22

21. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: A Controlled Descent (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Holmes and Watson take on an investigation of a personal nature when Holmes' friend and former recovery sponsor Alfredo suddenly disappears.

Director: John Polson | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 493

22. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Bernice Sands Comes Home (1990)

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Director: Helaine Head | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

23. Lifestories: Families in Crisis (1992–1996)
Episode: Brotherly Love: The Trevor Ferrell Story (1994)

30 min | Drama, Family, Sport

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An eleven year old boy becomes an activist for the homeless in his community.

Director: Gordon Edelstein | Stars: Ward Saxton, Lázaro Pérez, Brenda Pressley, Patrick Collins

24. New York Undercover (1994–1998)
Episode: Buster and Claudia (1995)

43 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Director: Don Kurt | Stars: Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo, Patti D'Arbanville, Lauren Luna Vélez

Votes: 6

25. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: County General (1990)

Drama

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Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

26. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: Daddy's Girl (1996)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.5
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Teenage girl meets up with her father for the first time in ten years, and yearns to reunite her family despite their opposition.

Director: Dianah Wynter | Stars: Bo Rucker, Elise Neal, Brenda Pressley, Sharif Rashed

Votes: 11

27. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Disrobed (2000)

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

8.2
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Benson and Stabler investigate the murder of a judge who often delivered special verdicts for women in return for sexual favors and was also behind the funding of a local governor's bid for... See full summary »

Director: David Platt | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Dann Florek

Votes: 180

28. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Family Album (1990)

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Director: Helaine Head | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

29. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Gone Fishing (1990)

Drama

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Director: Lesli Linka Glatter | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

30. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Harm (1999)

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

7.8
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Carmichael aggressively pursues criminally negligent homicide charges against a group of greedy doctors and a medical supplies saleswoman after a patient dies in surgery under unusual circumstances.

Director: Richard Dobbs | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 80

31. Body of Proof (2011–2013)
Episode: Letting Go (2011)

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Megan goes to a scene wherein a couple were killed. She meets Detectives Morris and Baker who believe it's a murder suicide because the man has the gun in his hand. But Megan proves them ... See full summary »

Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Dana Delany, Jeri Ryan, John Carroll Lynch, Nic Bishop

Votes: 181

32. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: One Small Step at a Time (1990)

Drama

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Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

33. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Open for Business (1990)

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Director: Helaine Head | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

34. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Partners (1990)

Drama

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Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

35. Here and Now (1992–1993)
Episode: Pilot (1992)

Comedy

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Director: John Bowab | Stars: Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Charles Brown, Brenda Pressley, Daryl Mitchell

36. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Say It Loud (1990)

Drama

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Director: Roy Campanella II | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Rhona Bennett, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole

37. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Spring Fever (1990)

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Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

38. The Good Wife (2009–2016)
Episode: Taxed (2015)

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

8.0
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Alicia clashes with the bond court judge when she agrees to support a client's plea of innocence in a shoplifting case. Diane is coerced by her client's counsel to argue against her own beliefs in a case about physician assisted suicide.

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Alan Cumming, Cush Jumbo

Votes: 223

39. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Teenage Wasteland (2001)

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

8.0
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The murder of a man delivering Chinese food is linked to three bored teens who couldn't afford to pay.

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 95

40. Mathnet (1987–1992)
Episode: The Case of the Smart Dummy (1992)

Comedy, Crime, Family

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A ventriloquist's suitcase containing one of two dummies was switched with another containing a million dollars.

Stars: Toni Di Buono, Joe Howard, Emilio Del Pozo, Doris Belack

41. The Path (2016– )
Episode: The Miracle (2016)

50 min | Drama

8.7
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Eddie faces exile after his crisis of faith is discovered by The Movement. Cal delivers the final three rungs of The Ladder to the congregation, while Sarah learns a dark secret about The Movement. Eddie, seeking answers.

Director: Michael Weaver | Stars: Aaron Paul, Michelle Monaghan, Emma Greenwell, Rockmond Dunbar

Votes: 138

42. The Mysteries of Laura (2014–2016)
Episode: The Mystery of the Fertility Fatality (2014)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.8
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The 2nd Precinct detectives are off to the races - horse races, that is, when a fertility doctor goes missing and his wife suspects foul play. Adding to Laura's docket, the twins are ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Listo | Stars: Debra Messing, Josh Lucas, Laz Alonso, Janina Gavankar

Votes: 109

43. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: The Poet (1990)

Drama

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Director: Jan Eliasberg | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford

44. Brewster Place (1990– )
Episode: Whatever Happened to Patience Jones? (1990)

Drama

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Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Brenda Pressley, Olivia Cole, Rachael Crawford