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1. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )
Episode: Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me (2014)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The flash forward finally syncs with the present, and the events that transpired on the night of Sam's death are revealed, which has severe consequences for all involved.

Creator: Peter Nowalk | Director: Stephen Williams | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

2. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996– )

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

8.9
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America's top fake news show.

Creators: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg | Stars: Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver, Craig Kilborn

3. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )
Episode: It's All My Fault (2015)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Michaela, Connor, Laurel and Wes get into trouble; the truth about Lila's death is revealed.

Creator: Peter Nowalk | Director: Bill D'Elia | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

4. Black Girls Rock (2010 TV Movie)

Reality-TV

8.8
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Director: Alex Coletti | Stars: Nia Long, Raven-Symoné, Missy Elliott, Ruby Dee

5. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )
Episode: He Has a Wife (2014)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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The revelation about Lila's pregnancy prompts several different reactions, Michaela meets Aiden's domineering mother, and the case of a real estate agent accused of murdering her children's nanny proves difficult for the team.

Creator: Peter Nowalk | Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

6. Chasing Life (2014– )
Episode: No News Is Bad News (2015)

Drama

8.7
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As the competition heats up at work, pitting April and Danny against each other for the next big scoop, April starts to wonder if she is willing to sacrifice everything for success in her ... See full summary »

Creators: Susanna Fogel, Joni Lefkowitz | Director: Joe Lazarov | Stars: Italia Ricci, Mary Page Keller, Richard Brancatisano, Haley Ramm

7. The Trials of Rosie O'Neill (1990–1992)
Episode: Domestic Silence (1991)

Drama

8.6
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Creators: Beth Sullivan, Joe Cacaci, Barney Rosenzweig | Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: Sharon Gless, Dorian Harewood, Ron Rifkin, Georgann Johnson

8. Chasing Life (2014– )
Episode: Model Behavior (2015)

Drama

8.6
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April deals with the aftermath of her article and is forced to go on national TV to defend it.

Creators: Susanna Fogel, Joni Lefkowitz | Director: Steve Miner | Stars: Italia Ricci, Mary Page Keller, Richard Brancatisano, Haley Ramm

9. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.5
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

10. 30 Days in Atlanta (2014)

Comedy

8.5
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Akpos wins a 30-day holiday for two to Atlanta, Georgia. He takes his cousin (Richard), an IT specialist on the all- expense paid trip. Akpos flung his unique personality, showing-off his ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Peters | Stars: Ayodeji Richard Makun, Majid Michel, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Ramsey Nouah

11. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )

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

8.3
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A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

Creator: Peter Nowalk | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

12. Lonely Boy (I) (2013)

124 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The romantic misadventures of a schizophrenic bachelor.

Writer: Alev Aydin | Director: Dale Fabrigar | Stars: Alev Aydin, Natalie Distler, Melora Walters, Richard Riehle

13. Behind the Scenes with 'Jaws: The Revenge' (1987 TV Movie)

22 min | Documentary

8.3
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Writer: William Rus | Director: William Rus | Stars: Mitchell Anderson, Michael Caine, Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest

14. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

8.2
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The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.

Creators: Steven Bochco, Michael Kozoll | Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz, James Sikking

15. Fear Files (2015 TV Movie)

Horror, Romance, Thriller

8.2
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TV One's horror anthology Fear Files (formerly Fright Night Files) returns with three new terrifying tales of love, revenge, and murder - Mama's Boy, Fire and For The Love of Lockwood Too.

Writers: Susan A. Banks, Russ Parr | Directors: Russ Parr, Randall Stevens | Stars: Sean Blakemore, Jessica Marie C., Nadine Ellis, Robin Givens

16. Without a Trace (2002–2009)
Episode: Suspect (2002)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Andy Deaver, a student at the Spaulding Academy boarding school, goes missing after telling his mother he wanted to leave the school for good. Suspiscion instantly falls on head teacher ... See full summary »

Creator: Hank Steinberg | Director: Peter Markle | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

17. Chasing Life (2014– )

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Follows a young woman's life after she is diagnosed with cancer.

Creators: Susanna Fogel, Joni Lefkowitz, Ricardo Álvarez Canales | Stars: Italia Ricci, Mary Page Keller, Richard Brancatisano, Haley Ramm

18. Heartbeat (1988–1989)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Inspired by true events, follows the hardships and professional challenges of female doctors who decided to open a new medical center, Women's Medical Arts, in response to health care system not addressing many problems of female patients.

Creator: Sara Davidson | Stars: Kate Mulgrew, Laura Johnson, Darrell Larson, Ben Masters

19. Miami Vice (1984–1990)
Episode: Bought and Paid For (1985)

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

8.1
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Gina's cleaning woman was raped in her home. Investigation leads to the spoiled son of a wealthy man, who thinks he's above the law. And despite evidence being circumstantial, Gina wants to have the man arrested.

Creator: Anthony Yerkovich | Director: John Nicolella | Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Michael Talbott

20. Without a Trace (2002–2009)
Episode: Fallout: Part 2 (2003)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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In part two of a two-part season finale, Jack's squad must determine the best course of action when Samantha is shot and possibly critically injured in a hostage situation. After the ransom... See full summary »

Creator: Hank Steinberg | Director: Paul Holahan | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

21. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

22. Heartbeat (1988–1989)
Episode: Pilot (1988)

Drama

8.0
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Two female doctors, disappointed by hospitals' lack of care for the individual, especially female, start their own clinic for women, where everyone care. This enterprise, however, puts a tremendous pressure on them and their families.

Creator: Sara Davidson | Director: Harry Winer | Stars: Kate Mulgrew, Laura Johnson, Ray Baker, Katherine Cannon

23. FlashForward (2009–2010)
Episode: White to Play (2009)

TV-14 | 47 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.0
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The FBI begin to acquire vital clues about the blackout. The web site they've established leads them to Utah and eventually to the conclusion that there were at at least two people awake ... See full summary »

Creators: David S. Goyer, Brannon Braga | Director: David S. Goyer | Stars: Joseph Fiennes, John Cho, Jack Davenport, Zachary Knighton

24. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.

Creators: Joshua Brand, John Falsey, John Masius, Mark Tinker | Stars: Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel, David Morse

25. The Trials of Rosie O'Neill (1990–1992)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Creators: Joe Cacaci, Barney Rosenzweig, Beth Sullivan | Stars: Sharon Gless, Ron Rifkin, Georgann Johnson, Lisa Banes

26. Touched by an Angel (1994–2003)
Episode: Amazing Grace: Part 1 (1997)

TV-G | Drama, Family, Fantasy

7.9
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Tess revisits the Green's. She tells them God says they need to stay in one place for a while, but Josh needs to go with Tess. Josh has to help Monica see, since she is temporarily blinded. Josh is involved in a drive-by shooting.

Creator: John Masius | Director: Victor Lobl | Stars: Roma Downey, Della Reese, John Dye, Gerald McRaney

27. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)
Episode: Can World War III Be an Attitude? (1981)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

7.9
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Hill Street finds the precinct under siege when the gangs react to the president canceling his walking tour. Hill and Renko arrest a car thief who has a knack for fixing things around the station. Frank asks Joyce to represent LaRue who is facing bribery charges.

Creators: Michael Kozoll, Steven Bochco | Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Conrad, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz

28. Without a Trace (2002–2009)
Episode: Fallout: Part 1 (2003)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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In part one of a two-part season finale, Jack and his team search for an office worker, Sydney Harrison (recurring guest star MARSHA DIETLEIN BENNET), who disappeared from her building. ... See full summary »

Creator: Hank Steinberg | Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

29. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf (1982)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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A unique award-winning tale of the African-American woman's journey in America.

Writer: Ntozake Shange | Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Sarita Allen, Trazana Beverley, Laurie Carlos, Gregory T. Daniel

30. Shark (2006–2008)
Episode: Pilot (2006)

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

7.9
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An arrogant big-shot defense attorney is guilt-ridden after the client he just helped get off commits another murder, so he decides to become a prosecutor.

Creator: Ian Biederman | Director: Spike Lee | Stars: James Woods, Danielle Panabaker, Sophina Brown, Sarah Carter

31. The Book of Daniel (2006– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Rev. Daniel Webster (Quinn) turns to a modern incarnation of Jesus to help him deal with his personal and professional problems.

Creator: Jack Kenny | Stars: Aidan Quinn, Susanna Thompson, Christian Campbell, Ivan Shaw

32. Sophie & the Moonhanger (1996 TV Movie)

Drama

7.8
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A woman pits herself against her husband and his Ku Klux Klan member friends when she learns that they are planning an attack against her black maid and her husband.

Writers: Sara Flanigan, Judi Ann Mason | Director: David Hugh Jones | Stars: David Andrews, Barry Bell, Jason Bernard, Mary Lucy Bivins

33. Celebrity Close Calls (2010)

60 min

7.8
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For many, fame is a dream-critical acclaim, privilege, wealth and a world of adoring fans. But in a split second everything can disappear. In this series celebrities' exclusive firsthand ... See full summary »

Stars: Branden Wellington, Alice Bahlke, Nick T.D. Bell, Michael Galizia

34. Without a Trace (2002–2009)
Episode: Are You Now or Have You Ever Been (2003)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Jack finds himself at the center of an investigation into how missing persons cases have been handled, including such controversial cases as that of Graham Spaulding (recurring guest star ... See full summary »

Creator: Hank Steinberg | Director: Peter Markle | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

35. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)
Episode: Chipped Beef (1981)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

7.8
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Frank decides to attend a dinner for Fay's new love interest. Renko stands up for a guy who has a warrant out for his arrest after the guy saves his life. Belker goes undercover to catch ... See full summary »

Creators: Michael Kozoll, Steven Bochco | Director: Georg Stanford Brown | Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Conrad, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz

36. Ebony/Jet Showcase (1982– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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Magazine show based on the two African-American magazines "Ebony" and "Jet".

Stars: Debra Crable, Darryl Dennard, Elliott Francis, Greg Gumbel

37. 30th NAACP Image Awards (1999 TV Special)

120 min | Family

7.7
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Writers: Vicangelo Bulluck, J.M. Morris | Director: Chuck Vinson | Stars: Blair Underwood, Tatyana Ali, Maya Angelou, Roseanne Barr

38. Boston Public (2000–2004)
Episode: Chapter Twenty-Nine (2001)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Creator: David E. Kelley | Director: Mike Listo | Stars: Chi McBride, Anthony Heald, Loretta Devine, Jeri Ryan

39. FlashForward (2009–2010)

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.6
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A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blackouts and awakens with a short vision of their future.

Creators: Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer | Stars: John Cho, Joseph Fiennes, Jack Davenport, Courtney B. Vance

40. Somebody's Child (2012 TV Movie)

Drama

7.6
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SOMEBODY'S CHILD is a story about a son losing hope, a mother gaining faith, and God's divine and perfect plan.

Writer: Siddeeqah Powell | Director: Gary Wheeler | Stars: Elizabeth Becka, Addison Black, Tavia Brightwell, Lunden De'Leon

41. The Women of Brewster Place (1989 TV Movie)

200 min | Drama

7.6
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Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three ... See full summary »

Writers: Gloria Naylor, Karen Hall | Director: Donna Deitch | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Robin Givens

42. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)
Episode: Fecund Hand Rose (1981)

TV-14 | 49 min | Drama

7.6
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Furillo angrily agrees to use his men to protect corrupt cop turned informant Ralph Macafee from a possible assassination attempt. Esterhaus has second thoughts about his upcoming marriage ... See full summary »

Creators: Michael Kozoll, Steven Bochco | Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Conrad, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz

43. Without a Trace (2002–2009)
Episode: Lost and Found (2004)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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An adopted young girl comes to the FBI claiming to have been kidnapped as an infant. The team must start from scratch to find out the truth about who the girl is and what happened to her.

Creator: Hank Steinberg | Director: Hank Steinberg | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Poppy Montgomery, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Enrique Murciano

44. Miami Vice (1984–1990)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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The adventures of the vice squad detectives of the Miami Police Department.

Creator: Anthony Yerkovich | Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Olivia Brown

45. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

46. Stompin' at the Savoy (1992 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

7.5
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Four young black women are trying to achieve their dreams of success in the 1930s Harlem.

Writer: Beverly M. Sawyer | Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Lynn Whitfield, Vanessa Williams, Jasmine Guy, Mario Van Peebles

47. Intimate Portrait (1993– )
Episode: Josephine Baker (1999)

Documentary, Biography

7.5
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Director: Mark Israel | Stars: Debbie Allen, Jean-Claude Baker, Josephine Baker, Donald Bogle

48. Boston Public (2000–2004)
Episode: Chapter Twenty-Six (2001)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Creator: David E. Kelley | Director: Duane Clark | Stars: Chi McBride, Anthony Heald, Loretta Devine, Jeri Ryan

49. This Is the Life (1952–1988)
Episode: How Shall We Then Live? (1985)

Drama, Family

7.4
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Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: Richard Gates, Leslie Wing, Lynn Whitfield, Brock Peters

50. The Book of Daniel (2006– )
Episode: Withdrawal (2006)

Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Bishop Beatrice Congreve meanly tells Daniel and Roger Paxton they are responsible for delivering 'her' school and dealing with the Vaporelli brothers. Peter finally gets a really 'gay' ... See full summary »

Creator: Jack Kenny | Stars: Aidan Quinn, Susanna Thompson, Christian Campbell, Ivan Shaw