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1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Durham Bull (1962)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.7
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Little Bit and his grandpa, from Texas, are passing through Dodge to buy a breeding bull. When they meet Silva, someone grandpa considers a fooler, they have their hands full making it back with their stock and their lives.

Writers: John Meston, Jack Shettlesworth | Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 43

2. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Son, This Is Your Father (1954)

30 min | Drama

8.5
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Flashbacks tell the story of a charming but irresponsible ex-husband who re-enters the lives of his wife and son. The father/son relationship is similar to that of Gloria's son and her ... See full summary »

Writers: Catharine Barrett, Margaret Buell Wilder | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, Alan Hale Jr., Norman Ollestad, Frances Bavier

Votes: 6

3. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Laughing Boy (1953)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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Glass-jawed Walter Stone attempts to rescue Kay Coughlin from a purse snatcher, but he gets hurt instead. Kay nurses him back to health and asks Walter to help her get her boyfriend jealous to goad him into proposing.

Writer: William Bruckner | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, Alex Nicol, Carl Benton Reid, Walter Reed

Votes: 6

4. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Clara Schumann Story (1954)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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The great composer and his concert pianist wife, whose seemingly idyllic marriage descends into mental breakdown.

Writer: Jean Holloway | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, George Nader, Shelley Fabares, Carleton G. Young

Votes: 6

5. The Lineup (1954–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are ... See full summary »

Stars: Warner Anderson, Tom Tully, Marshall Reed, Ruta Lee

Votes: 58

6. Allergic to Love (1944)

60 min | Comedy, Musical

8.1
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Writers: John Francis Larkin, Jack Townley, Warren Wilson | Director: Edward C. Lilley | Stars: Martha O'Driscoll, Noah Beery Jr., David Bruce, Franklin Pangborn

Votes: 7

7. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 3,116

8. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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A drama anthology series hosted by actress Loretta Young. In addition to hosting the seres, she played the lead in various episodes.

Stars: Loretta Young, John Milton Kennedy, Robert Foulk, John Newland

Votes: 145

9. The Time of Their Lives (1946)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

8.0
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Two ghosts who were mistakenly branded as traitors during the Revolutionary War return to 20th century New England to retieve a letter from George Washington which would prove their ... See full summary »

Writers: Val Burton, Walter DeLeon, Bradford Ropes, John Grant | Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds, Binnie Barnes

Votes: 2,199

10. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Faith, Hope and Mr. Flaherty (1960)

Drama

8.0
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Writers: Lowell S. Hawley, Richard Morris | Director: Richard Morris | Stars: Loretta Young, J.M. Kerrigan, Virginia Christine, Renny McEvoy

Votes: 5

11. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Count of Ten (1954)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Tiger Tipton retired from a successful boxing career at his wife's insistence. Now broke from her expensive medical care, he arranges one last fight with the champ, but he can't let his wife find out.

Writers: William Bruckner, Eustace Cockrell | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, Eddie Albert, Jesse White, Dayton Lummis

Votes: 5

12. The Girl on the Front Page (1936)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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The heiress to a powerful newspaper owner gets a job at the paper under an assumed name and helps break up a blackmail racket.

Writers: Marjorie Chanslor, Roy Chanslor, Alice D.G. Miller, Austin Parker, Albert R. Perkins | Director: Harry Beaumont | Stars: Edmund Lowe, Gloria Stuart, Reginald Owen, Spring Byington

Votes: 11

13. West Bound Limited (1937)

66 min | Adventure

7.8
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Writers: Ford Beebe, Maurice Geraghty | Director: Ford Beebe | Stars: Lyle Talbot, Polly Rowles, Frank Reicher, Henry Brandon

Votes: 12

14. Fast Companions (1932)

71 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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A crooked jockey tries to reform.

Writers: Gerald Beaumont, Charles Logue, Clarence Marks, Earle Snell | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Tom Brown, Maureen O'Sullivan, James Gleason, Andy Devine

Votes: 10

15. Imitation of Life (1934)

Approved | 111 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Bea Pullman and her daughter Jessie have had a hard time making ends meet since Bea's husband died. Help comes in the form of Delilah Johnson, who agrees to work as Bea's housekeeper in ... See full summary »

Writers: Fannie Hurst, William Hurlbut | Director: John M. Stahl | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Rochelle Hudson, Ned Sparks

Votes: 2,734

16. The Steel Helmet (1951)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Drama, War

7.6
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A ragtag group of American stragglers battles against superior Communist troops in an abandoned Buddhist temple during the Korean War.

Writer: Samuel Fuller | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Gene Evans, Robert Hutton, Steve Brodie, James Edwards

Votes: 2,501

17. Hold That Ghost (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Music

7.6
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Two bumbling service station attendants are left as the sole beneficiaries in a gangster's will. Their trip to claim their fortune is sidetracked when they are stranded in a haunted house ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Lees, Frederic I. Rinaldo, John Grant | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Richard Carlson, Joan Davis

Votes: 2,498

18. Parole! (1936)

Approved | 67 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Writers: Kubec Glasmon, Horace McCoy, Joel Sayre, Robert Dillon, Kay Morris | Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Henry Hunter, Ann Preston, Alan Dinehart, Alan Baxter

Votes: 13

19. In Society (1944)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Musical

7.5
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Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things ... See full summary »

Writers: Hugh Wedlock Jr., Howard Snyder, John Grant, Edmund L. Hartmann, Hal Fimberg, Sid Fields | Directors: Jean Yarbrough, Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marion Hutton, Kirby Grant

Votes: 1,559

20. On Stage Everybody (1945)

75 min | Musical

7.5
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Writers: Oscar Brodney, Warren Wilson | Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: Jack Oakie, Peggy Ryan, Johnny Coy, Otto Kruger

Votes: 11

21. Park Row (1952)

83 min | Drama, Thriller

7.4
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The Globe is a small, but visionary newspaper started by Phineas Mitchell, an editor recently fired by The Star. The two newspapers become enemies, and the Star's ruthless heiress Charity Hackett decides to eliminate the competition.

Writer: Samuel Fuller | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Gene Evans, Mary Welch, Bela Kovacs, Herbert Heyes

Votes: 924

22. The Texas Bad Man (1932)

60 min | Western

7.4
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The Rangers have planted wanted posters of their man Tom Logan around hoping he can join the outlaw gang they are after. Robbing the stage ahead of the gang gets him in and he learns Keefe ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Cunningham, Richard Schayer | Director: Edward Laemmle | Stars: Tom Mix, Lucille Powers, Willard Robertson, Fred Kohler

Votes: 18

23. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Lady Killer (1954)

30 min | Drama

7.4
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A mystery writer discovers she is marked for death.

Writer: William Bruckner | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, Whitfield Connor, Walter Coy, James Flavin

Votes: 7

24. Buck Privates (1941)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy, Musical

7.3
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Bud and Lou enlist in the army in order to escape being hauled off to jail, and soon find themselves in basic training. To their dismay, the company's drill instructor is none other than ... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur T. Horman, John Grant | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman, Jane Frazee

Votes: 3,194

25. I'll Remember April (1945)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Crime, Music

7.3
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The daughter of a formerly wealthy man tries to get a job singing on a radio show, but gets involved in a feud and murder.

Writers: M. Coates Webster, Gene Lewis, Bob Dillon | Director: Harold Young | Stars: Gloria Jean, Kirby Grant, Milburn Stone, Edward Brophy

Votes: 7

26. In the Navy (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.2
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Russ Raymond, America's number one crooner, disappears and joins the Navy under the name Tommy Halstead. Dorothy Roberts, a magazine journalist, is intent on finding out what happened to ... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur T. Horman, John Grant | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Dick Powell, Claire Dodd

Votes: 2,395

27. Laughter in Hell (1933)

70 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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In the late 1800s, a man is sentenced to life at hard labor for killing his wife and her lover.

Writers: Tom Reed, Jim Tully | Director: Edward L. Cahn | Stars: Pat O'Brien, Tommy Conlon, Merna Kennedy, Berton Churchill

Votes: 26

28. Ride 'Em Cowboy (1942)

82 min | Comedy, Western, Musical

7.1
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Two peanut vendors at a rodeo show get in trouble with their boss and hide out on a railroad train heading west. They get jobs as cowboys on a dude ranch, despite the fact that neither of ... See full summary »

Writers: Edmund L. Hartmann, Harold Shumate, True Boardman, John Grant | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Dick Foran, Anne Gwynne

Votes: 1,088

29. What Men Want (1930)

65 min | Drama

7.1
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A playboy's mistress falls in love with another man. Her younger sister arrives in town. Complications ensue.

Writers: Samuel Hopkins Adams, John B. Clymer, Dorothy Yost | Director: Ernst Laemmle | Stars: Pauline Starke, Ben Lyon, Hallam Cooley, Barbara Kent

Votes: 14

30. Keep 'Em Flying (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Music, War

7.0
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When a barnstorming stunt pilot decides to join the air corps, his two goofball assistants decide to go with him. Since the two are Abbott & Costello, the air corps doesn't know what it's in for.

Writers: True Boardman, Nat Perrin, John Grant, Edmund L. Hartmann | Directors: Arthur Lubin, Ralph Ceder | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Martha Raye, Carol Bruce

Votes: 1,135

31. Law and Order (1932)

75 min | Western

7.0
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A lawman sets out to tame Tombstone, Arizona.

Writers: W.R. Burnett, John Huston, Tom Reed, Richard Schayer | Director: Edward L. Cahn | Stars: Walter Huston, Harry Carey, Raymond Hatton, Russell Hopton

Votes: 170

32. The Big Guy (1939)

Passed | 78 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.0
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A man is given the choice between having fabulous wealth or saving an innocent man from the death penalty.

Writers: Wallace Sullivan, Richard K. Polimer, Lester Cole | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Victor McLaglen, Jackie Cooper, Ona Munson, Peggy Moran

Votes: 10

33. The Jury's Secret (1938)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

7.0
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Bill Sheldon has a grudge against Midland City newspaper publisher Brandon Williams as Sheldon blames the city's recent flood against Williams for using his power and influence to hold up ... See full summary »

Writers: Lester Cole, Newman Levy | Director: Edward Sloman | Stars: Kent Taylor, Fay Wray, Jane Darwell, Nan Grey

Votes: 6

34. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Faith of Chata (1953)

30 min | Drama

7.0
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A little girl in a Mexican village falls desperately ill and places her faith in God through her patron saint, regardless of whether she survives or not.

Writer: Gene Levitt | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, Nancy Gilbert, Harry Bartell, Christopher Dark

Votes: 6

35. Verboten! (1959)

93 min | Thriller, War, Drama

6.9
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A young American serviceman, stationed in Germany after the fall of the Third Reich, jeopardises his position with the Marshall Plan relief effort by breaking the non-fraternisatiom rule ... See full summary »

Writer: Samuel Fuller | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: James Best, Susan Cummings, Tom Pittman, Paul Dubov

Votes: 596

36. Eagle Squadron (1942)

109 min | War, Drama

6.9
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An American joins the British Royal Air Force just before Pearl Harbor is attacked, and falls in love with a beautiful English girl.

Writers: C.S. Forester, Norman Reilly Raine | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Robert Stack, Diana Barrymore, Jon Hall, Eddie Albert

Votes: 60

37. Cross Country Cruise (1934)

Passed | 72 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Story of several passengers, including an escaped killer, on a cross-country bus trip.

Writers: Stanley Rauh, Elmer Harris | Director: Edward Buzzell | Stars: Lew Ayres, June Knight, Alice White, Alan Dinehart

Votes: 38

38. The Big Cage (1933)

Passed | 82 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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A circus on the verge of bankruptcy decides to save itself by staging a animal act with lions and tigers for the first time.

Writers: Clyde Beatty, Edward Anthony, Ferdinand Reyher, Clarence Marks | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Clyde Beatty, Anita Page, Andy Devine, Vince Barnett

Votes: 25

39. The Great Impersonation (1935)

68 min | Drama

6.8
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Baron Leopold von Ragastein impersonates his noble lookalike Sir Everard Dominey at the vast Dominey Hall, where strange things are afoot in pre-WW1 England.

Writers: Eve Greene, E. Phillips Oppenheim, Frank Wead | Director: Alan Crosland | Stars: Edmund Lowe, Valerie Hobson, Wera Engels, Murray Kinnell

Votes: 27

40. You're Telling Me (1942)

Approved | 60 min | Comedy

6.8
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Other than the title, this film has no connection at all to the 1934 W.C. Fields film of the same title even though some sources give the plot of the Fields' film as the plot of this film. ... See full summary »

Writers: Frances Hyland, Brenda Weisberg, Charles O'Neil, Duane Decker | Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Hugh Herbert, Anne Gwynne, Robert Paige, Edward Ashley

Votes: 10

41. King for a Night (1933)

78 min | Crime, Drama, Sport

6.8
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A prizefighter is convicted of a murder that was actually committed by his sister.

Writers: William Anthony McGuire, Jack O'Donnell, Scott Pembroke | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Chester Morris, Helen Twelvetrees, Alice White, John Miljan

Votes: 25

42. A Girl with Ideas (1937)

Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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A rich banker's zany daughter gains control of a large newspaper.

Writers: Bruce Manning, Robert T. Shannon, William Rankin | Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Wendy Barrie, Walter Pidgeon, Kent Taylor, Dorothea Kent

Votes: 9

43. Girl Overboard (1937)

Approved | 64 min | Mystery

6.8
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A beautiful girl on a passenger ship is suspected of murder.

Writers: Sarah Elizabeth Rodger, Tristram Tupper | Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: Gloria Stuart, Walter Pidgeon, Bill Burrud, Hobart Cavanaugh

Votes: 6

44. The Countess of Monte Cristo (1934)

78 min | Comedy

6.7
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A light-hearted comedy when a bit player in a musical tries to convince her friends that she is a countess.

Writers: Karen DeWolf, Walter Reisch, Gladys Unger | Director: Karl Freund | Stars: Fay Wray, Paul Lukas, Reginald Owen, Patsy Kelly

Votes: 9

45. Half a Sinner (1934)

70 min | Drama

6.7
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A con man poses as a hillbilly preacher.

Writers: LeRoy Clemens, John B. Hymer, Clarence Marks, Earle Snell | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Sally Blane, Joel McCrea, Berton Churchill, Alexandria Carlisle

Votes: 11

46. Alias Mary Dow (1935)

65 min | Drama

6.7
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A taxi-dancer agrees to pose as a girl who had been kidnapped as a child 18 years before.

Writers: Forrest Halsey, William Allen Johnston, Gladys Unger, Rose Franken, Arthur Caesar | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Sally Eilers, Ray Milland, Henry O'Neill, Katharine Alexander

Votes: 13

47. The Crime of Doctor Hallet (1938)

68 min | Drama

6.7
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Doctor in jungle works on cure for fever.

Writers: Lester Cole, Carl Dreher, Brown Holmes | Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Ralph Bellamy, Josephine Hutchinson, William Gargan, Barbara Read

Votes: 24

48. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Hollywood Story (1954)

30 min | Drama

6.7
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Madge Mason based on her prowess as a local actress in a small Iowa town goes to Hollywood and meets with only modest success but when it appears she is on verge of major success she has second thoughts about the price of fame.

Writers: Helen L. Morgan, Gabrielle Upton | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, William Bishop, George O'Hanlon, Jacqueline deWit

Votes: 9

49. Secret of the Blue Room (1933)

66 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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Twenty years after 3 murders occur in a castle's "blue room", three men who each want to marry a beautiful girl decide to spend a night in the room to prove their bravery to her.

Writers: William Hurlbut, Erich Philippi | Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: Lionel Atwill, Gloria Stuart, Paul Lukas, Edward Arnold

Votes: 256

50. Little Tough Guy (1938)

86 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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The son of a man sentenced to death for a murder he didn't commit vows to become a criminal himself. He starts his own street gang, and their crime spree is financed by a mysterious young ... See full summary »

Writers: Gilson Brown, Brenda Weisberg | Director: Harold Young | Stars: Robert Wilcox, Helen Parrish, Marjorie Main, Jackie Searl

Votes: 95