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1. Today (1952– )
Episode: Episode dated 21 April 1989 (1989)

News, Talk-Show

9.8
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Stars: Bette Davis, James Earl Jones

Votes: 50

2. Star Wars Rebels (2014– )
Episode: Twilight of the Apprentice (2016)

TV-Y7 | 44 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

9.8
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Ahsoka, Kanan, and Ezra head to Malachor to find a Sith temple. While there they battle inquisitors, Darth Vader and the old master.

Director: Dave Filoni | Stars: Taylor Gray, Freddie Prinze Jr., Ashley Eckstein, Matt Lanter

Votes: 1,259

3. The View (1997– )
Episode: Episode dated 17 November 2010 (2010)

TV-14 | Talk-Show

9.6
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Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Rachael Ray, Joy Behar, Quincy Jones

Votes: 21

4. Reading Rainbow (1983– )
Episode: Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain (1983)

TV-Y | Family

9.4
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Directors: Larry Lancit, Herk Harvey | Stars: LeVar Burton, Herk Harvey, James Earl Jones

Votes: 5

5. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)
Episode: Episode #5.92 (2009)

TV-14 | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

9.4
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Director: Brian McAloon | Stars: Craig Ferguson, Rosemarie DeWitt, James Earl Jones, Shadoe Stevens

Votes: 5

6. Gabriel's Fire (1990–1991)
Episode: Windows (1990)

Drama, Thriller

9.4
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Director: Vern Gillum | Stars: James Earl Jones, Laila Robins, Brian Grant, Dylan Walsh

Votes: 5

7. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: Driving Miss Daisy (2015)

Biography, Drama, Music

9.3
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Stars: James Earl Jones, Boyd Gaines, Angela Lansbury

Votes: 15

8. Howard Stern (1994–2005)
Episode: Episode dated 1 July 1996 (1996)

TV-14 | Comedy, Talk-Show

9.2
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Stars: Howard Stern, Nicolas Cage, Marc Coppola, James Earl Jones

Votes: 5

9. Star Wars Rebels (2014– )
Episode: Shroud of Darkness (2016)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

9.2
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Kanan, Ezra, and Ahsoka return to the Jedi Temple on Lothal to find out how the Inquisitors have continually been able to track the Rebels.

Directors: Saul Ruiz, Dave Filoni | Stars: Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze Jr., Tiya Sircar

Votes: 469

10. Star Wars Rebels (2014– )
Episode: The Siege of Lothal (2015)

TV-Y7 | 44 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

9.1
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When the rebel crew plan to evacuate, Ezra disagrees to let the people be in danger of the empire and gets some unpleasant company.

Directors: Bosco Ng, Brad Rau, Dave Filoni | Stars: Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze Jr., Tiya Sircar

Votes: 713

11. House (2004–2012)
Episode: The Tyrant (2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Mystery

9.1
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When a controversial African politician falls ill, he is brought to Princeton Plainsboro for treatment. The team struggles with whether to help a merciless dictator being subpoenaed for ... See full summary »

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Votes: 1,507

12. Tina Turner: One Last Time Live in Concert (2000 Video)

120 min | Documentary, Music

9.0
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Compilation of Tina Turner's two final concerts at Wembley Stadium, recorded during her 'Twenty Four Seven' tour, and featuring classic hits, cover versions and new songs.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Tina Turner, Ivona Brnelic, Clare Louise Turton, Solange Guenier

Votes: 153

13. Under a Killing Moon (1994 Video Game)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

9.0
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In the year 2042, a clumsy noir gumshoe named Tex Murphy must stop a cult of religious fanatics who plan to destroy the human race.

Director: Chris Jones | Stars: James Earl Jones, Brian Keith, Russell Means, Margot Kidder

Votes: 230

14. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Treehouse of Horror V (1994)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

9.0
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The family's job at Mr. Burns' country estate goes awry when Homer goes mad. Meanwhile, Homer's attempt to repair a toaster results in inadvertent time travel, and Bart and Lisa face ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Reardon | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 1,689

15. East Side/West Side (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.9
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Neil Brock is a young social worker in the slums of New York City; his boss is Frieda Hechlinger; and Jane Foster is the office secretary. This dramatic series features stories about child ... See full summary »

Stars: George C. Scott, Elizabeth Wilson, Cicely Tyson, Linden Chiles

Votes: 98

16. Black Theatre: The Making of a Movement (1978)

130 min | Documentary

8.9
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This documentary explores the growth and development of black theatre from its earliest roots, also examining its close ties with the civil rights movement. Included are interviews with ... See full summary »

Director: Woodie King Jr. | Stars: Amiri Baraka, Ed Bullins, Lorraine Hansberry, James Earl Jones

Votes: 7

17. Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
Episode: Part 1 (1977)

TV-G | 93 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.9
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After Joseph and Mary's betrothal, Mary is visited by the angel Gabriel, who tells her she will bear the Son of God. Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem to take part in Herod's census, where Jesus is born.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli | Stars: Robert Powell, Anne Bancroft, Ernest Borgnine, Claudia Cardinale

Votes: 163

18. East Side/West Side (1963–1964)
Episode: Who Do You Kill? (1963)

60 min | Drama

8.9
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A young African-American couple battle economic and social woes. Joe can only find menial jobs and to make ends meet Ruth works in a cheap bar. Then tragedy strikes their child.

Director: Tom Gries | Stars: George C. Scott, Elizabeth Wilson, Cicely Tyson, Godfrey Cambridge

Votes: 12

19. House (2004–2012)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery

8.8
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An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.

Stars: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

Votes: 310,528

20. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

8.8
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 270,222

21. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.8
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80 Metascore

After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams

Votes: 847,852 | Gross: $290.16M

22. La Premiere (2009)

20 min | Short, History

8.8
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A story of two brothers and their creation of the first motion picture exhibition.

Directors: Michael Regalbuto, Nick Regalbuto | Stars: James Earl Jones, Ronald Guttman, Henri Lubatti, Matthew Wolf

Votes: 28

23. Lamp Unto My Feet (1948–1979)

60 min

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One of Television's earliest religious series providing inspirational drama and readings. Aired usually on Sunday mornings.

Stars: Glen Tetley, Carmen De Lavallade, Wright King, Florida Friebus

Votes: 5

24. Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–1999)
Episode: Blood Ties: Part 1 (1997)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A prominent businessman's housekeeper is found murdered at a banquet in his honor.

Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Richard Belzer, Andre Braugher, Clark Johnson, Kyle Secor

Votes: 41

25. Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–1999)
Episode: Blood Ties: Part 2 (1997)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Felix Wilson makes a shocking confession about his relationship with his deceased housekeeper.

Director: Nick Gomez | Stars: Richard Belzer, Andre Braugher, Clark Johnson, Kyle Secor

Votes: 35

26. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

PG | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.7
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92 Metascore

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

Director: George Lucas | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Alec Guinness

Votes: 921,009 | Gross: $460.94M

27. Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–1999)

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

8.7
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A police homicide investigation unit investigates violent crimes in the city of Baltimore.

Stars: Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto, Kyle Secor

Votes: 8,766

28. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

Votes: 102

29. Monitor (1958– )

Documentary

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Arts magazine.

Stars: Huw Wheldon, John Berger, Jonathan Miller, John Betjeman

Votes: 64

30. The 27th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2000 TV Special)

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Stars: Jensen Ackles, Julia Barr, Jennifer Bassey, Tom Bergeron

Votes: 24

31. Super Bowl XXVII Halftime Show (1993 TV Movie)

Music

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Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Michael Jackson, James Earl Jones, Mike Kopplin, Anahita Perez

Votes: 52

32. Jesus of Nazareth (1977 TV Mini-Series)

TV-G | 382 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.6
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Beginning before the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Ressurection, JESUS OF NAZARETH brings to life all the sweeping drama in the life of Jesus, as told by the Gospels.

Stars: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey, Laurence Olivier, James Mason

Votes: 12,931

33. 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: 154

34. Long Ago and Far Away (1989–1993)

Animation, Drama, Family

8.6
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Stars: Mia Farrow, Tim Curry, Tammy Grimes, Kim Loughran

Votes: 62

35. Under One Roof (1995– )

60 min | Drama

8.6
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Short lived (6 weeks) show about Neb Langston, a widowed African-American police officer sharing his home in Seattle with his family. His son, Ron,

Stars: Joe Morton, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Essence Atkins, Merlin Santana

Votes: 37

36. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: A Song of Songs (1987)

Not Rated | 49 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.6
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Gabe, a jazz musician, is reunited with his old flame. He finds out that after all these years, the woman he once loved has changed.

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Akosua Busia, Rosalind Cash

Votes: 16

37. The Defenders (1961–1965)
Episode: Along Came a Spider (1962)

60 min | Drama

8.6
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The Prestons defend a retired vaudevillian who is accused of murdering his son-in-law. The main witness is the accused man's nine-year-old granddaughter.

Director: Elliot Silverstein | Stars: E.G. Marshall, Robert Reed, Paul Hartman, Kathleen Maguire

Votes: 5

38. Sesame Street (1969– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1969)

TV-Y | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.6
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Stars: Carlos Alomar, James Catusi, Robin Clark, Jim Henson

Votes: 10

39. Sesame Street (1969– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1969)

TV-Y | 60 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.6
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Director: Neil Smith | Stars: Matt Robinson, Loretta Long, Will Lee, Bob McGrath

Votes: 7

40. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: King Lear (1974)

175 min | Biography, Drama, Music

8.6
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King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin Sherin | Stars: Douglass Watson, Paul Sorvino, Raul Julia, James Earl Jones

Votes: 94

41. The Lion King (1994)

G | 89 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

8.5
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83 Metascore

Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble.

Directors: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones, Whoopi Goldberg

Votes: 653,560 | Gross: $422.78M

42. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

PG | 95 min | Comedy

8.5
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96 Metascore

An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 346,241

43. Reading Rainbow (1983– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Family

8.5
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Levar Burton introduces young viewers to illustrated readings of children's literature and explores their related subjects.

Stars: LeVar Burton, Jennifer Betit Yen, Arnold Stang, Fred Newman

Votes: 2,219

44. Faerie Tale Theatre (1982–1987)

50 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.5
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At a time when most other shows for children were either low-budget productions or product-inspired cartoons that were little more than half-hour commercials, this program set out to ... See full summary »

Stars: Shelley Duvall, John Achorn, Patrick DeSantis, David McCharen

Votes: 1,353

45. The 70th Annual Tony Awards (2016 TV Special)

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Hosted by James Corden, The Tony's is the ultimate night for theatre geeks and Broadway lovers! It's an award show for all things Broadway and theatre, with performances by the cast of Hamilton, Waitress, She Loves Me, and more!

Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: James Corden, Uzo Aduba, Billie Allen, Michael Arden

Votes: 36

46. Dangerous: The Short Films (1993 Video)

112 min | Music

8.5
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The music videos of Michael Jackson's Dangerous, including "Black or White," "Gone Too Soon," "Jam," "Heal the World," and more.

Directors: Billy DiCicco, David Fincher, Michael Jackson, David Kellogg, John Landis, Andrew Morahan, Vincent Paterson, Joe Pytka, Herb Ritts, John Singleton | Stars: Michael Jackson, Naomi Campbell, Gilby Clarke, Macaulay Culkin

Votes: 1,763

47. Square One Television (1987–1992)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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A kids anthology show that humorously illustrates various elements of mathematics.

Stars: Joe Howard, Larry Cedar, Cynthia Darlow, Beverly Mickins

Votes: 348

48. World of Discovery (1990– )

60 min | Documentary

8.5
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Stars: James Brolin, Richard Crenna, Richard Kiley, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 10

49. Picket Fences (1992–1996)
Episode: System Down (1994)

Crime, Drama, Family

8.5
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The trial against an African-American drug dealer is set in Rome because the town has Littleton as their district attorney. Sheriff Brock is chosen to serve on the jury.

Director: Alan Myerson | Stars: Tom Skerritt, Kathy Baker, Costas Mandylor, Lauren Holly

Votes: 10

50. The Big Bang Theory (2007– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.4
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A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.

Stars: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg

Votes: 538,286