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1. Avonlea (1990–1996)

PG | 60 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

8.6
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A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives in Prince Edward Island in early 1900s.

Creator: Fiona McHugh | Stars: Zachary Bennett, Lally Cadeau, Mag Ruffman, Cedric Smith

Votes: 2,649

2. ReGenesis (2004–2008)
Episode: Spare Parts (2004)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.6
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As the laboratory works flat out to map the new Ebola DNA the search continues for patient zero! A bus pulls into a rest stop in the outskirts of Toronto and a passenger has early symptoms ... See full summary »

Creator: Christina Jennings | Director: Don McBrearty | Stars: Peter Outerbridge, Maxim Roy, Conrad Pla, Mayko Nguyen

Votes: 63

3. Turning Points of History (1997– )

History

8.2
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Stars: Cedric Smith, Tony Benn, Nigel Lawson, Craig Cyr

Votes: 21

4. The Campbells (1986–1990)

8.1
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Doctor James Campbell, a widower, moves to Upper Canada with his three children. Taking place during the 1830s, the family and their community deal with both adventure and misfortune.

Stars: Malcolm Stoddard, Amber Lea Weston, Eric Richards, Cedric Smith

Votes: 53

5. ReGenesis (2004–2008)

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.0
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Geneticist David Sandstrom is the chief scientist at the prestigious virology/micro-biology NORBAC laboratory, a joint enterprise between the USA, Canada and Mexico for countering bio-terrorism.

Creator: Christina Jennings | Stars: Peter Outerbridge, Mayko Nguyen, Conrad Pla, Dmitry Chepovetsky

Votes: 2,558

6. Wind at My Back (1996–2001)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A recently widowed mother loses her children to a cold mother-in-law in Ontario during the Great Depression.

Creator: Kevin Sullivan | Stars: Shirley Douglas, Kathryn Greenwood, Dylan Provencher, Tyrone Savage

Votes: 279

7. Beethoven's Fidelio (1980 TV Movie)

128 min | Music, Drama

8.0
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Writers: Jean Nicolas Bouilly, Joseph Sonnleithner, Georg Friedrich Treitschke, Stephan von Breuning | Director: Dave Heather | Stars: Ian Caley, Elizabeth Gale, Curt Appelgren, Elisabeth Söderström

Votes: 10

8. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.8
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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.

Creator: Rod Serling | Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

Votes: 5,179

9. Christmas Vacation (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy

7.6
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The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Jeremiah S. Chechik | Stars: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki

Votes: 94,959

10. Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)

R | 93 min | Comedy

7.6
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A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious slob of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: John Hughes | Stars: Steve Martin, John Candy, Laila Robins, Michael McKean

Votes: 81,121

11. Avonlea (1990–1996)
Episode: Boys Will Be Boys (1993)

PG | 60 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

7.6
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A clash of egos between Clive Pettibone and Alec King affects Avonlea's newly-formed volunteer fire department.

Writers: Robert Adetuyi, Lucy Maud Montgomery | Director: Don McBrearty | Stars: Sarah Polley, Jackie Burroughs, Patricia Hamilton, Zachary Bennett

Votes: 17

12. Mozart's The Magic Flute (1978 TV Movie)

165 min | Music, Comedy, Fantasy

7.5
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Writer: Emanuel Schikaneder | Director: Dave Heather | Stars: Leo Goeke, Felicity Lott, Benjamin Luxon, Elisabeth Conquet

Votes: 12

13. Avonlea (1990–1996)
Episode: Felix and Blackie (1992)

PG | 60 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

7.5
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Felix starts a delivery business using a beat-up cart pulled by the family's old horse, Blackie.

Creator: Fiona McHugh | Director: Allan King | Stars: Sarah Polley, Jackie Burroughs, Zachary Bennett, Gema Zamprogna

Votes: 16

14. Home Alone (1990)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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63 Metascore

An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard

Votes: 268,499

15. A Midsummer Night's Dream (II) (1981 TV Movie)

156 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music

7.4
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Mistaken identity, unrequited love, and the supernatural are combined in Shakespeare's classic set in the woods of Greece on a moonlit night.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Benjamin Britten, Peter Pears | Director: Dave Heather | Stars: Ileana Cotrubas, James Bowman, Ryland Davies, Dale Duesing

Votes: 26

16. PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996–2000)

45 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.2
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A team of scientific researchers belonging to a scientific group that investigates reports of paranormal phenomena. A procedural format that follows a hand-full of characters on their ... See full summary »

Creators: Peter Aykroyd, Christopher Chacon | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Nancy Anne Sakovich, Barclay Hope, Colin Fox

Votes: 1,225

17. Twice in a Lifetime (1999–2001)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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The inspiring and provocative series is back for a second season tapping into the universal fantasy: to be given a second chance to fix an error of the past. Every episode features a guest ... See full summary »

Creator: Steve Sohmer | Stars: Al Waxman, Gordie Brown, Paul Popowich, Kim Schraner

Votes: 208

18. My Secret Identity (1988–1991)

25 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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The adventures of a superpowered teen and his scientist friend.

Creators: Fred Fox Jr., Brian Levant | Stars: Jerry O'Connell, Marsha Moreau, Derek McGrath, Wanda Cannon

Votes: 601

19. My Own Country (1998 TV Movie)

R | 95 min | Drama

7.2
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"My Own Country" tells the story of an East Indian doctor who settles in Johnson City, Tennessee. The doctor's name is Abraham Verghese, and he specializes in infectious diseases. It's 1985... See full summary »

Writers: Abraham Verghese, Jim Leonard, Sooni Taraporevala | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Naveen Andrews, Glenne Headly, Hal Holbrook, Swoosie Kurtz

Votes: 278

20. Run the Wild Fields (2000 TV Movie)

101 min | Drama

7.2
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The Story of a North Carolina woman and her daughter who take in a mysterious drifter to work their farm while the woman's husband is missing in action during WWII.

Writer: Rodney Patrick Vaccaro | Director: Paul A. Kaufman | Stars: Joanne Whalley, Sean Patrick Flanery, Cotter Smith, Alexa PenaVega

Votes: 565

21. Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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55 Metascore

A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school. Unfortunately, the girl's old... See full summary »

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Howard Deutch | Stars: Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, Lea Thompson, Craig Sheffer

Votes: 17,985

22. Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye (2002–2005)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Based on a true story, Sue Thomas:F.B.Eye follows the adventures of Sue Thomas at the FBI in Washington, D.C. She's one hard-headed, soft-hearted woman whose talent for reading lips helps ... See full summary »

Creators: Dave Alan Johnson, Gary R. Johnson | Stars: Deanne Bray, Yannick Bisson, Rick Peters, Marc Gomes

Votes: 1,202

23. Street Legal (1987–1994)

50 min | Drama

7.1
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The professional and private lives of a group of young, aggressive attorneys in partnership together in Toronto.

Creators: Guy Mullally, William Deverell | Stars: C. David Johnson, Eric Peterson, Cynthia Dale, Julie Khaner

Votes: 138

24. Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Women of Camelot (2001 TV Movie)

163 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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They were more than Washington wives. They were part of an American dream known as Camelot. With strength and cunning they upheld their public image by concealing their private truths. ... See full summary »

Writers: J. Randy Taraborrelli, David Stevens | Director: Larry Shaw | Stars: Jill Hennessy, Lauren Holly, Leslie Stefanson, Daniel Hugh Kelly

Votes: 322

25. Uncle Buck (1989)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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51 Metascore

Bachelor and all round slob, Buck, babysits his brother's rebellious teenage daughter and her cute younger brother and sister.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: John Hughes | Stars: John Candy, Macaulay Culkin, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffmann

Votes: 57,272

26. Serendipity (2001)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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52 Metascore

A couple reunite years after the night they first met, fell in love, and separated, convinced that one day they'd end up together.

Writer: Marc Klein | Director: Peter Chelsom | Stars: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven, Bridget Moynahan

Votes: 78,762

27. Double Standard (1988 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.9
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The true story of a judge who lives a double life, and stays married to two women for more than 15 years. While one knows nothing of the other, his second wife doesn't care that he is ... See full summary »

Writers: James Whitfield Ellison, Robert E. Thompson | Director: Louis Rudolph | Stars: Robert Foxworth, Michele Greene, Christianne Hirt, James Kee

Votes: 85

28. Maniac Mansion (1990–1993)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Sitcom about an amiable mad scientist who moves his family into a home inhabited by a sentient meteor.

Creators: Bob Carrau, Paul Flaherty, John Hemphill, Elana Lesser, Eugene Levy, Cliff Ruby, Michael Short | Stars: Joe Flaherty, Deborah Theaker, Kathleen Robertson, Avi Phillips

Votes: 101

29. PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996–2000)
Episode: The Haunting (1998)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.8
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Creators: Peter Aykroyd, Christopher Chacon | Director: John Bell | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Nancy Anne Sakovich, Barclay Hope, Colin Fox

Votes: 8

30. War of the Worlds (1988–1990)

45 min | Action, Drama, Horror

6.7
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Humanity must resume its war against the Martians after they revive after decades of hibernation after their defeat in the 1950's.

Creator: Greg Strangis | Stars: Jared Martin, Lynda Mason Green, Philip Akin, Richard Chaves

Votes: 751

31. A House Divided (2000 TV Movie)

R | 101 min | Drama

6.7
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In the aftermath of the terrible Civil War which has devastated the South, Amanda America Dixon returns home to find she has become the sole heir to a vast cotton plantation. But the ... See full summary »

Writers: Kent Anderson Leslie, Paris Qualles | Director: John Kent Harrison | Stars: Sam Waterston, Jennifer Beals, LisaGay Hamilton, Tim Daly

Votes: 168

32. Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye (2002–2005)
Episode: Mind Games (2005)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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While battling against their very young, inexperienced new supervisor, the team investigates the alleged murder of a senator. However they're not sure whether or not to believe their ... See full summary »

Creators: Dave Alan Johnson, Gary R. Johnson | Director: Larry A. McLean | Stars: Deanne Bray, Yannick Bisson, Rick Peters, Marc Gomes

Votes: 9

33. Weird Science (1985)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.6
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46 Metascore

Two high school nerds attempt to create the perfect woman, but she turns out to be more than that.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: John Hughes | Stars: Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Kelly LeBrock, Bill Paxton

Votes: 54,195

34. The Great Outdoors (1988)

PG | 91 min | Comedy

6.6
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A Chicago man's hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Howard Deutch | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Stephanie Faracy, Annette Bening

Votes: 25,312

35. A Holiday for Love (1996 TV Movie)

105 min | Drama, Family, Romance

6.5
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A man is sent to a small town to assess which of the workers in the local factory that supplies the town with jobs should get the boot when the downsizing begins. He gets sidetracked when he falls in love with a local, a cute single mom.

Writer: Darrah Cloud | Director: Jerry London | Stars: Tim Matheson, Melissa Gilbert, Michelle Trachtenberg, Jayne Eastwood

Votes: 383

36. War of the Worlds (1988–1990)
Episode: The Last Supper (1989)

Action, Drama, Horror

6.5
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Creator: Greg Strangis | Director: George McCowan | Stars: Jared Martin, Lynda Mason Green, Philip Akin, Richard Chaves

Votes: 17

37. Dutch (1991)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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To get to know his girlfriend's son, a working-class good guy volunteers to pick him up from a prep school - only to learn that her son isn't the nicest kid.

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Peter Faiman | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Ethan Embry, JoBeth Williams, Christopher McDonald

Votes: 8,668

38. Jasper, Texas (2003 TV Movie)

R | 114 min | Drama

6.4
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In 1998, three white men in the small town of Jasper, Texas, chained a black man to the back of their pickup truck and dragged him to his death. This film relates that story and how it ... See full summary »

Writer: Jonathan Estrin | Director: Jeffrey W. Byrd | Stars: Roy T. Anderson, Demore Barnes, John Bayliss, James Bearden

Votes: 364

39. Winslow Homer: An American Original (1999 TV Movie)

49 min | Biography, Drama, Family

6.4
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Winslow Homer leaves his post as Civil War illustrator and seeks solitude. He meets two teenagers who, like him, are haunted by the aftermath of the war.

Writer: Heather Conkie | Director: Graeme Lynch | Stars: Wayne Best, Ryan DeBoer, Tamara Hope, Jennifer Gould

Votes: 40

40. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)
Episode: Our Selena Is Dying (1988)

TV-PG | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

6.4
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A doctor becomes suspicious when a young woman mysteriously begins losing her youth to her dying aunt.

Creator: Rod Serling | Director: Bruce Pittman | Stars: Terri Garber, Jennifer Dale, Charmion King, R.H. Thomson

Votes: 66

41. Land of the Dead (2005)

R | 93 min | Horror

6.3
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71 Metascore

The living dead have taken over the world, and the last humans live in a walled city to protect themselves as they come to grips with the situation.

Writer: George A. Romero | Director: George A. Romero | Stars: John Leguizamo, Asia Argento, Simon Baker, Dennis Hopper

Votes: 74,628

42. A Cool, Dry Place (1998)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama

6.3
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A single father balances his work as an attorney with the care of his five year old son and his work as a high school basketball coach in rural Kansas, where he moved after his wife ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Grant Jaffe, Matthew McDuffie | Director: John N. Smith | Stars: Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter, Joey Lauren Adams, Bobby Moat

Votes: 2,319

43. Jewel (2001 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.3
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In the 1940s a 40-year-old woman with four healthy children gives birth to a girl with Down syndrome.

Writers: Bret Lott, Susan Cooper | Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Farrah Fawcett, Patrick Bergin, Cicely Tyson, Ashley Wolfe

Votes: 203

44. D.C. (2000)

60 min | Drama

6.3
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Stars: Jacinda Barrett, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Kristanna Loken, Gabriel Olds

Votes: 50

45. Daydream Believers: The Monkees' Story (2000 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 92 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.9
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The story of the Pre-Fab Four and their fight to be taken seriously as musicians.

Writer: Ron McGee | Director: Neill Fearnley | Stars: George Stanchev, L.B. Fisher, Jeff Geddis, Aaron Lohr

Votes: 520

46. Open House (2003 TV Movie)

96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.9
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Based on the New York Times Bestseller "Open House" by Elizabeth Berg.

Writers: Elizabeth Berg, Joyce Eliason | Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Christine Lahti, Daniel Baldwin, Mark Rendall, Chris Potter

Votes: 130

47. She's Having a Baby (1988)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want ... See full summary »

Writer: John Hughes | Director: John Hughes | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth McGovern, Alec Baldwin, James Ray

Votes: 8,620

48. Diary of the Dead (2007)

R | 95 min | Horror

5.7
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66 Metascore

A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.

Writer: George A. Romero | Director: George A. Romero | Stars: Michelle Morgan, Joshua Close, Shawn Roberts, Amy Lalonde

Votes: 39,125

49. Running Mates (2011)

90 min | Comedy

5.7
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Two best friends run against each other for mayor of their home town.

Writers: Paolo Mancini, Thomas Michael | Director: Thomas Michael | Stars: DJ Qualls, Henry Winkler, Graham Greene, Jane McLean

Votes: 86

50. The Women of Windsor (1992 TV Movie)

182 min | Drama

5.7
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Writer: Peter Lefcourt | Director: Steven Hilliard Stern | Stars: Sallyanne Law, Robert Meadmore, Jim Piddock, Nicola Formby

Votes: 35