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1. Hong Kong (1960–1961)
Episode: Colonel Cat (1960)

60 min | Adventure

9.2
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When Japanese war criminal Colonel Okumara slips into Hong Kong to recover stolen treasure he appropriated during the war, he soon leaves a trail of murder behind him for Glenn Evans to follow.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Rod Taylor, Lloyd Bochner, W.T. Chang, Kathryn Givney

Votes: 5

2. Public Defender (1954– )
Episode: The Last Appeal (1954)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.8
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A young man is about to be executed and his priest makes one final attempt to prove his innocence by going to the Public Defender with the story.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Reed Hadley, Richard Jaeckel, Robert Armstrong, Emile Meyer

Votes: 5

3. The Rifleman (1958–1963)
Episode: Stopover (1961)

30 min | Family, Western

8.7
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Lucas and Mark are in the barn. Outside a snowstorm is raging and the wind is howling. After they reach the house, they hear Scotty, the driver on a stagecoach. He asks to spend the night. ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Adam West

Votes: 51

4. Hong Kong (1960–1961)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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Glenn Evans, a two-fisted journalist in Hong Kong, follows up stories involving smugglers, spies, murderers, and beautiful women in distress, with the help of his friend Chief Inspector Neil Campbell.

Stars: Rod Taylor, Lloyd Bochner, Jack Kruschen, Gerald Jann

Votes: 92

5. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: South of Horror Flats (1961)

Western

8.6
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Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Dean Cromer, Stephen Ellsworth, Tom Fadden, John Lupton

Votes: 8

6. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: According to Hoyle (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.4
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A Southern belle targets Bret and cleans him out at poker. Bret gets staked to switch to a different paddle-wheeler, so she'll follow, and plenty of spectators will, too. Different ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Diane Brewster, Leo Gordon, Jay Novello

Votes: 72

7. The Rifleman (1958–1963)

30 min | Family, Western

8.3
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The adventures of a Wild West rancher wielding a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle and his son.

Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Joe Benson

Votes: 2,331

8. Maverick (1957–1962)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.2
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Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers who migrate from town to town always looking for a good game. Poker (five-card draw) is ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Kelly, James Garner, Roger Moore, Lane Chandler

Votes: 1,855

9. Cinéma, de notre temps (1988– )

Documentary

8.2
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Stars: Jean-Claude Dauphin, Jean Douchet, Claude Chabrol, Luc Moullet

Votes: 74

10. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: War of the Silver Kings (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.2
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We first glimpse Bret unshaven & dirty, lugging a rifle, trying to register at a classy hotel. Using the $1000 bill pinned inside his jacket, and adding some dollar-size strips cut from a ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Edmund Lowe, John Litel, Leo Gordon

Votes: 98

11. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Desert Flight (1960)

30 min | Western

8.1
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Mike Brenner is a wily bank robber. In an effort to lose a posse, he leads his cohorts into the desert.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Dick Powell, James Coburn, Ben Cooper, John Pickard

Votes: 9

12. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Bill Mumy

Votes: 1,280

13. The More the Merrier (1943)

Passed | 104 min | Comedy, Romance, War

7.9
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During the World War II housing shortage in Washington, two men and a woman share a single apartment and the older man plays Cupid to the other two.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Charles Coburn, Richard Gaines

Votes: 4,489

14. My Kingdom For... (1985)

85 min | Documentary, Sport

7.9
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When Robert and Rosemarie Stack (Robert starred in Boetticher's "The Bullfighter and the Lady") visit Mary and Budd Boetticher to attend the Boettichers' showing of their exquisite ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Carlos Arruza Jr., Budd Boetticher, Mary Chelde, Robert Stack

Votes: 9

15. Of Mice and Men (1939)

Approved | 106 min | Drama

7.8
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Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Burgess Meredith, Betty Field, Charles Bickford

Votes: 4,625

16. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Western

7.8
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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle, Bill Erwin

Votes: 286

17. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: Point Blank (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

7.8
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Kicked out of one town, jailed for running a con in the next, Bret's luck turns when a sultry waitress eases him out of stir to work as a spotter in a casino. A cattle drive's heading to ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Karen Steele, Mike Connors, Richard Garland

Votes: 76

18. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)

25 min | Western

7.7
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Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, CA. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product mined in Death Valley.

Stars: Stanley Andrews, Robert Taylor, Ronald Reagan, Dale Robertson

Votes: 482

19. E! Mysteries & Scandals (1998– )

30 min | Documentary

7.7
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Hollywood's most notorious scandals exposed through interviews and re-enactments.

Stars: A.J. Benza, A.C. Lyles, Marc Wanamaker, Bob Thomas

Votes: 175

20. Public Defender (1954– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Bart Matthews defends the poor and others who cannot afford an attorney. All episodes are based on actual cases from across the country.

Stars: Reed Hadley, John Close, Ben Welden, John Harmon

Votes: 45

21. 7 Men from Now (1956)

Approved | 78 min | Action, Western

7.5
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A former sheriff blames himself for his wife's death during a Wells Fargo robbery and vows to track down and kill the seven men responsible.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, Lee Marvin, Walter Reed

Votes: 3,642

22. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.5
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A TV series adaptated from the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the ... See full summary »

Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Henry Corden

Votes: 24

23. General Electric Summer Originals (1956– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.5
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Stars: Hugh Beaumont, Joe E. Brown, Reginald Denny, Marie Windsor

Votes: 11

24. A Chump at Oxford (1940)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy

7.4
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As a reward for capturing a bank robber, Stan and Ollie get scholarship to Oxford, but are met with resentment by other students.

Director: Alfred J. Goulding | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Forrester Harvey, Wilfred Lucas

Votes: 2,754

25. The Tall T (1957)

Approved | 78 min | Romance, Thriller, Western

7.4
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An independent former ranch foreman is kidnapped along with an heiress, who is being held for ransom by trio of ruthless outlaws.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt

Votes: 3,278

26. Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western (1997 TV Movie)

94 min | Documentary

7.4
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Director: Len Morris | Stars: James Garner, Tom Selleck, Clint Eastwood, Daniel Stern

Votes: 70

27. Ride Lonesome (1959)

Not Rated | 73 min | Drama, Western

7.3
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A bounty hunter escorts a killer to town to be hanged, but is allowing the man's outlaw brother to catch up with him, for a showdown over a shocking previous murder.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Karen Steele, Pernell Roberts, James Best

Votes: 3,270

28. Arruza (1972)

PG | 73 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Biography of bullfighter "Carlos Arruza" who tragically died in a car wreck in 1966.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Carlos Arruza, Ruben Padilla, Anthony Quinn

Votes: 24

29. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Ambush (1961)

30 min | Western

7.3
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Union Army Col. Blackburn commands a squad of mercenary soldiers whose current mission is to get vital papers through Confederate lines. There's an air of mutiny as the mercenaries complain about the dangerous duty.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Dick Powell, Don Dubbins, Jack Elam, Arch Johnson

Votes: 9

30. Comanche Station (1960)

Approved | 74 min | Drama, Western

7.1
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A man saves a woman who had been kidnapped by Comanches, then struggles to get both of them home alive.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins, Skip Homeier

Votes: 2,376

31. Blood and Sand (1941)

Approved | 125 min | Drama, Sport

7.0
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Illiterate peasant Juan Gallardo rises meteorically to fame and fortune in the bullfight arena only to sow the seeds of his own fall.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian | Stars: Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Rita Hayworth, Alla Nazimova

Votes: 1,726

32. Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)

M/PG | 116 min | Adventure, Romance, War

7.0
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Nun Sara is on the run in Mexico and is saved from cowboys by Hogan, who is preparing for a future mission to capture a French fort. The pair become good friends, but Sara never does tell him the true reason behind her being outlawed.

Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Manolo Fábregas, Alberto Morin

Votes: 18,740

33. Buchanan Rides Alone (1958)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Western

7.0
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Texan Tom Buchanan is heading back home with enough money to start his own ranch, but when he stops in the crooked town of Agry, he's robbed and framed for murder.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Craig Stevens, Barry Kelley, Tol Avery

Votes: 1,596

34. Bullfighter and the Lady (1951)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

7.0
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Johnny Regan, a U.S. citizen, goes to Mexico and takes up bullfighting as a lark, hoping to impress a Mexican beauty, Anita de la Vega. His lighthearted studying, under the tutelage of ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Robert Stack, Joy Page, Gilbert Roland, Virginia Grey

Votes: 402

35. Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007)

Not Rated | 82 min | Documentary, Biography

7.0
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Chronicles the last great American showman, filmmaker William Castle, a master of ballyhoo who became a brand name in movie horror with his outrageous audience participation gimmicks.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Forrest J. Ackerman, John Badham, Diane Baker, Sidney D. Balkin

Votes: 450

36. As muxicas (2002)

17 min | Drama, Mystery, Short

7.0
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Director: Carlos Alberto Alonso | Stars: Fely Manzano, Antonio Lagares, Manuel Lourenzo

Votes: 17

37. Cover Girl (1944)

Not Rated | 107 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.9
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Rusty Parker wins a contest and becomes a celebrated cover girl; this endangers her romance with dancing mentor Danny.

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers

Votes: 3,693

38. Decision at Sundown (1957)

Approved | 77 min | Romance, Western

6.9
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Bart Allison and sidekick Sam arrive in the town of Sundown on the wedding day of town boss Tate Kimbrough, whom Allison blames for his wife's death years earlier.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, John Carroll, Karen Steele, Valerie French

Votes: 1,656

39. The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond (1960)

Not Rated | 101 min | Crime, History

6.9
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Jack Diamond and his sickly brother arrive in prohibition New York as jewellery thieves. After a spell in jail the coldly ambitious Diamond hits on the idea of stealing from thieves himself... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Ray Danton, Karen Steele, Elaine Stewart, Jesse White

Votes: 776

40. Budd Boetticher: A Man Can Do That (2005 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 86 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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Director: Bruce Ricker | Stars: Ed Harris, Peter Bogdanovich, Larry Cohen, Andrew Sarris

Votes: 113

41. The Magnavox Theater (1950– )

60 min | Drama

6.9
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Stars: Robert Clarke, John Hubbard, Mel Archer, Keith Richards

Votes: 8

42. The Fleet That Came to Stay (1945)

20 min | Documentary, Short, War

6.8
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Director: Budd Boetticher

Votes: 21

43. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: The Long Shadow (1961)

30 min | Western

6.8
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Major Will Sinclair is delivering the possessions of a soldier that has died under his command. On his way someone tries to ambush him and his companion. When he arrives at the boy's house, he is not well received.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Scott Marlowe, Roberta Shore

Votes: 15

44. Westbound (1959)

Approved | 72 min | Western

6.7
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In 1864 Capt. John Hayes goes to Colorado to take over the stagecoach line and keep the flow of Western gold flowing and help the North win the Civil War.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Virginia Mayo, Karen Steele, Michael Dante

Votes: 801

45. The Killer Is Loose (1956)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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An unhinged, deceptively mild-mannered bank robber escapes prison, seeking revenge on the cop who accidentally killed his wife during a gun battle.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey, Alan Hale Jr.

Votes: 1,184

46. Black Midnight (1949)

Approved | 66 min | Drama, Western

6.7
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Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Damian O'Flynn, Lyn Thomas, Kirby Grant

Votes: 37

47. A Guy, a Gal and a Pal (1945)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Ross Hunter, Lynn Merrick, Ted Donaldson, George Meeker

Votes: 7

48. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Audie Murphy: Great American Hero (1996)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

6.7
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Stars: Peter Graves, Budd Boetticher, James Cagney, Monroe Hackney

Votes: 60

49. Destroyer (1943)

Approved | 99 min | Adventure, Drama, War

6.6
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A new World War 2 battleship fails its fighting trials so it is assigned to mail runs , but the crew ends up having to engage Japanese planes and a submarine, anyway.

Directors: William A. Seiter, Ray Enright | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Glenn Ford, Marguerite Chapman, Edgar Buchanan

Votes: 884

50. Behind Locked Doors (1948)

Approved | 62 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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A well-known judge has become a fugitive from the police, with a large reward on his head. A reporter believes that the judge is hiding in a private sanitarium, so she seeks out a private ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Lucille Bremer, Richard Carlson, Douglas Fowley, Ralf Harolde

Votes: 598