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1. The Daily Show (1996– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.7
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Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily Show reports on the foibles and of the real world with a satirical edge. In addition to ... See full summary »

Stars: Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver, Craig Kilborn

Votes: 36,329

2. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.6
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Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart, Paul Dinello

Votes: 32,569

3. Waking in Mississippi (1998)

60 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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Waking in Mississippi explores the power of the national media to, surprisingly, mitigate long held animosities resulting from a legacy of slavery and Jim Crow. The irony of Hollywood ... See full summary »

Directors: Christie Herring, Andre Alexis Robinson | Stars: Sandra Bullock, John Grisham, Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew McConaughey

Votes: 8

4. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Fifteen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Mitch walks away from a trade of the hard drive for Abby: she's still missing and he fears she's dead. He and Ray sit down with the FBI to tell them everything. The FBI issues warrants for ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Wellington | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 58

5. Bill Moyers' Journal (1972– )

60 min | Documentary, News

8.1
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Stars: Bill Moyers, John Nichols, Kaiulani Lee, Walter Isaacson

Votes: 63

6. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Sixteen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Abbie takes on Kevin Stack in court; does Stack have an Achilles' heel? Ray looks for leverage with one of Stack's followers, and Stack finally explains himself. Mitch and Abbie's marriage ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Rose | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 52

7. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)
Episode: John Grisham (2012)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.1
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John Grisham stops by to talk about his new book "The Racketeer."

Stars: Stephen Colbert, John Grisham

Votes: 10

8. The Client (1995–1996)
Episode: The Way Things Never Were (1995)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.1
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Director: James Quinn | Stars: JoBeth Williams, John Heard, Polly Holliday, David Barry Gray

Votes: 7

9. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Nineteen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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An unlikely person engages Mitch to defend a friend charged with murder; Mitch meets with the defendant, and nothing he tells him proves true except perhaps that he was framed. Mitch moves ... See full summary »

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 49

10. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Thirteen (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Abby and Claire are under Coleman's protection, but Mitch, Ray, and Tammy, who abandoned their evidence against Nobel when they ran from the house, steer clear of the FBI and agree to meet ... See full summary »

Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 55

11. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.8
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 657

12. The Street Lawyer (2003 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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"The Street Lawyer," based on John Grisham's book about an attorney who leaves his high-priced firm to work for the less fortunate.

Director: Paris Barclay | Stars: Eddie Cibrian, Mario Van Peebles, KaDee Strickland, James Le Gros

Votes: 52

13. Mississippi Rising (2005 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.8
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A concert/telethon benefiting Mississippi and Louisiana hurricane recovery funds.

Stars: Jason Alexander, Kristian Alfonso, Debbie Allen, Trey Anastasio

Votes: 25

14. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Eleven (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Under siege at night, Mitch's family runs out the back door. Two weeks earlier, Mitch takes the case of a condemned murderer, scheduled to die in Virginia, who wants to offer his heart to ... See full summary »

Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 57

15. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Fourteen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Stack throws a wrench into the trade that Mitch wants to make: the stolen hard drive for Abby. Meanwhile, Stack's minion tortures her for information, Mitch and Ray are in federal custody ... See full summary »

Director: Lynne Stopkewich | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 48

16. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Six (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Mitch's client-of-the-day becomes a pawn in a judge's election campaign. A new clue in the Sarah Holt case leads to the insurance company where Mitch first meets Martin Moxon. Mobster Morolto refrains from action, raising eyebrows.

Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 62

17. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Twelve (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Mitch, Ray, Abbie, and Claire make their escape, rendezvous with Tammy and call Coleman. Mitch wants to meet with Andrew. Jump back two days. Mitch is defending one of his first clients, ... See full summary »

Director: Kelly Makin | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 62

18. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Twenty-One (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Patrick Walker's trial moves to jury selection: Joey refuses to testify (weakening the defense) and doubles down on his threats to Mitch. Tammy and Ray's wedding draws closer as does ... See full summary »

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 45

19. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Two (2012)

60 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Director: David Straiton | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 92

20. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Nine (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Prompted by a midnight call from Andrew, Mitch looks out the window to see a black ops team headed for his house. Can he get his family out in time? Flash back a few weeks: Tammy looks to ... See full summary »

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 65

21. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Seventeen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Abby is determined to sort things out by herself, so she takes Claire to Kentucky to meet her parents - to whom she hasn't spoken since entering witness protection. Her dad wants a ... See full summary »

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 54

22. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Ten (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Well-armed men make a midnight search through the McDeere house while the family hides. Jump back a few weeks: Tammy has a new job, with a frisky boss access to Noble Insurance computer ... See full summary »

Director: David Frazee | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 60

23. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Three (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Now associated with the Kinross & Clark law firm, Mitch is forced to defend a partners' son on a murder charge. Unhappy with his new case assignment, Mitch puts Ray to work by having him ... See full summary »

Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Tricia Helfer

Votes: 87

24. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Twenty (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Before jury selection in Patrick Walker's murder trial, Mitch and the prosecutor engage in a back and forth on Patrick's pattern of behavior - a woman from his college days recounts a date ... See full summary »

Director: Lynne Stopkewich | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 45

25. Hot Coffee (2011)

88 min | Documentary

7.6
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How the infamous McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and similar cases were exploited as part of a right wing crusade to weaken civil justice.

Director: Susan Saladoff | Stars: Chuck Allen, Judy Allen, Jay Angoff, David Arredondo

Votes: 3,317

26. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Eight (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Andrew springs Mitch from jail. While Mitch represents a scientist suing a corporate raider, Ray works on figuring out who broke down the hotel door in pursuit of Mitch, and Tammy and Abby ... See full summary »

Director: George Mihalka | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 61

27. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Eighteen (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The Chicago Mob may be making its move. With Abby and Claire in Kentucky, Mitch throws himself into his work, taking a criminal case for Kinross & Clark, defending a famous reclusive ... See full summary »

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 51

28. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Five (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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In the present, Mitch is running for his life. Thinking he's lost his pursuers, he talks to Abby and Ray on his cell as he heads toward a rendezvous with Andrew. Three weeks before, watched... See full summary »

Director: Sturla Gunnarsson | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 65

29. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Seven (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Mitch takes on the defense of "slow" guy Nate, accused of a robbery which led to murder, along with his brother and a friend - only one can turn state's witness for a plea bargain. Moxon shows up for the fateful meeting at the hotel.

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 61

30. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Four (2012)

43 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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While Mitch defends a psychiatrist accused of murdering a former patient who was stalking her, Alex and Andrew at Kinross & Clark are focused on wiping clean the hard drive of Sarah Holt's ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Gerber | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 70

31. A Time to Kill (1996)

R | 149 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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54 Metascore

In Canton, Mississippi, a fearless young lawyer and his assistant defend a black man accused of murdering two white men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, inciting a revolt by local racist groups.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey

Votes: 104,797 | Gross: $108.71M

32. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Chapter Twenty-Two (2012)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The Russian mob, which has been pressing the Morolto family, makes its presence felt in Patrick Walker's trial. The man whose photo Mitch and Ray have been circulating puts a scare into ... See full summary »

Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 56

33. The Firm (2012)
Episode: Pilot (2012)

120 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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When lawyer Mitch McDeere defends a young teen accused of murdering a classmate, he must contend with the raw emotions of the victim's family.

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 142

34. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)
Episode: John Grisham (2007)

TV-14 | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.2
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Director: Jim Hoskinson | Stars: Stephen Colbert, John Grisham

Votes: 8

35. The Rainmaker (1997)

PG-13 | 135 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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72 Metascore

An underdog lawyer takes on a fraudulent Insurance company.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Matt Damon, Danny DeVito, Claire Danes, Jon Voight

Votes: 48,310 | Gross: $45.86M

36. Runaway Jury (2003)

PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Thriller

7.1
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61 Metascore

A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.

Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: John Cusack, Rachel Weisz, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman

Votes: 78,964 | Gross: $49.44M

37. The Firm (2012)

60 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Defense Attorney Mitch McDeere is targeted for execution by the Chicago Mob in retaliation for bringing down a profitable Mob-operated Memphis law firm ten years earlier.

Stars: Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 4,743

38. The Client (1995–1996)
Episode: The Morning After (1996)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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Director: Vern Gillum | Stars: JoBeth Williams, John Heard, Polly Holliday, David Barry Gray

Votes: 8

39. The Firm (1993)

R | 154 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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58 Metascore

A young lawyer joins a prestigious law firm only to discover that it has a sinister dark side.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Gene Hackman, Hal Holbrook

Votes: 92,582 | Gross: $158.35M

40. Mickey (2004)

PG | 105 min | Drama, Sport

6.8
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A widowed lawyer wanted by the IRS assumes a new identity and signs his now-too-old son up for one more year of Little League. However, this may have been a mistake, as his son's dominance ... See full summary »

Director: Hugh Wilson | Stars: Harry Connick Jr., Shawn Salinas, Michelle Johnson, Mike Starr

Votes: 371 | Gross: $0.29M

41. The Client (1994)

PG-13 | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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65 Metascore

A young boy who witnessed the suicide of a mafia lawyer hires an attorney to protect him when the District Attorney tries to use him to take down a mob family.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Renfro, Mary-Louise Parker

Votes: 47,896 | Gross: $92.12M

42. The Client (1995–1996)
Episode: The Good Samaritan (1996)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: JoBeth Williams, John Heard, Polly Holliday, David Barry Gray

Votes: 6

43. The Pelican Brief (1993)

PG-13 | 141 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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50 Metascore

A law student uncovers a conspiracy, putting herself and others in danger.

Director: Alan J. Pakula | Stars: Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard

Votes: 62,032 | Gross: $100.77M

44. A Painted House (2003 TV Movie)

97 min | Drama, Family

6.6
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A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop. Meanwhile, the boy dreams of living in ... See full summary »

Director: Alfonso Arau | Stars: Scott Glenn, Arija Bareikis, Robert Sean Leonard, Melinda Dillon

Votes: 784

45. The Culture Show (2004– )

57 min | Documentary, News, Talk-Show

6.3
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Stars: Mark Kermode, Lauren Laverne, Andrew Graham-Dixon, Alastair Sooke

Votes: 66

46. The Client (1995–1996)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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This series was based on the book by John Grisham about Reggie Love, a lawyer, who just started her practice and is also a recovering alcoholic which was made into a movie starring Susan ... See full summary »

Stars: JoBeth Williams, John Heard, Polly Holliday, David Barry Gray

Votes: 166

47. The Daily Show (1996– )
Episode: John Grisham (2005)

TV-14 | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

6.1
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Director: Chuck O'Neil | Stars: Jon Stewart, Bill Broadbent, Rob Corddry, John Grisham

Votes: 11

48. The Chamber (1996)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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45 Metascore

A young man fresh out of law school tries to win a reprieve for his racist grandfather who is on death row.

Director: James Foley | Stars: Chris O'Donnell, Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Robert Prosky

Votes: 10,802 | Gross: $14.40M

49. The Client (1995–1996)
Episode: Damn Yankees (1996)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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Director: Win Phelps | Stars: JoBeth Williams, John Heard, Polly Holliday, David Barry Gray

Votes: 5

50. CBS This Morning (2012– )

120 min | News

5.9
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A mix of news, features and interviews with notable figures in politics, business and entertainment.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Gayle King, Norah O'Donnell, Anthony Mason

Votes: 152