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1. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Jack's Back (2003)

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

9.2
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Mannion returns to D.C. hoping to get his old job back as chief of police, but the mayor has other ideas.

Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 6

2. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Ella Mae (2003)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

9.1
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A moving tribute to Lynne Thigpen who died shortly before this episode. It mirrors her sudden death in real life. The writers have allowed you to believe she lives on by donating her heart.... See full summary »

Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 16

3. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Into the Sunset (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.9
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The Chief packs his things and heads off on his motorcycle into the sunset of Arizona. While playing golf, Cujo finds a severed finger when searching for Mannion's golf ball. Mannion bring ... See full summary »

Director: Craig T. Nelson | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 20

4. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: On Guard (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.8
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The estranged husband of Jack Mannion's fencing instructor, Ilene, turns up and causes a scene outside the school and Jack intervenes. Later Ilene phones Jack to say that her husband is ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Ann Fogle | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 5

5. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: The Kindness of Strangers (2003)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.8
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Noland searches for his 12-year-old niece when she's lured away by a suspected pedophile.

Director: Christopher Taylor | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 616

6. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Back in the Saddle (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.7
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Debreno is assigned to protect a popular singer who received a death threat for performing at the Kennedy Center Honors.

Director: Ricardo Méndez Matta | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 7

7. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Goodbye, Jenny (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.6
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Mannion comforts a friend dying from AIDS.

Director: Christopher Taylor | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 8

8. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Blind Eye (2003)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Mannion discovers an underground system of justice in a neighborhood whose citizens are tired of unfair treatment by the police and the courts.

Director: Jerry Levine | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 8

9. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Criminally Insane (2003)

TV-14 | 42 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Things between Mannion and the mayor get even more intense when the mayor's mentally disturbed disappears after two cops take him to a hospital.

Director: Jim Chory | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 5

10. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Sacrifices (2003)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Headquarters is put under quarantine when Brander and Temple are exposed to a suspected terrorist brought in with a potentially deadly virus.

Director: Deran Sarafian | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 5

11. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Untouchable (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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A law student attempts to commit the perfect crime by killing a stranger, confessing to the murder and recanting his confession.

Director: David Jackson | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 5

12. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Where There's Smoke (2003)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Mannion takes on a powerful city commissioner he suspects is partly to blame for a shrinking budget that has forced the chief to lay off officers, but the mayor is so upset with the move, he looks for an excuse to fire the chief.

Director: Christopher Taylor | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 5

13. Die Hard (1988)

R | 131 min | Action, Thriller

8.2
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70 Metascore

John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

Director: John McTiernan | Stars: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson

Votes: 594,627 | Gross: $81.35M

14. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Blindsided (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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The Chief finds trouble in L.A. .

Director: Jim Charleston | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 5

15. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Breath of Life (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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A policeman is run over while investigating a parked car. Sergeant Brander rushes to the scene and gives mouth to mouth to the cop in an attempt to save his life. Later in hospital it's ... See full summary »

Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 5

16. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Hollow Spaces (2003)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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The teen who was the recipient of Ella Farmer's heart is a suspect in a gas-station robbery where the owner was killed, but the boy claims innocence.

Director: Christopher Taylor | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 8

17. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: The Devil You Know... (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Mannion's replacement makes an error in judgment that leads to an innocent woman's death, so to get his job back, Mannion puts his team together to take down a notorious drug dealer.

Director: James Keach | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 565

18. Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)

G | 93 min | Drama, Family

8.1
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A college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Richard Gere, Joan Allen, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Sarah Roemer

Votes: 156,351

19. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Last Waltz (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Mannion's old partner comes to D.C. and immediately gets involved in a murder case.

Director: Jim Chory | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 9

20. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Open Season (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Director: Blake T. Evans | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 8

21. The Others (2000– )

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

7.9
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College student Marian Kitt is terrified to discover that she has the power to see into the "other side." Word of Marian's vision spreads to Professor Miles Ballard, a student of paranormal... See full summary »

Stars: Julianne Nicholson, Gabriel Macht, Missy Crider, Bill Cobbs

Votes: 499

22. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Bloodlines (2003)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Mannion trails a killer targeting interracial couples, one of which was a black councilman married to a white woman.

Director: Pam Veasey | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 11

23. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Jupiter for Sale (2003)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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The city panics when a serial killer who murdered 11 people in 1985 but was never caught is reportedly responsible a recent slaying similar to his past crimes, especially when a letter is supposedly written by the killer claiming credit.

Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 6

24. Special Unit 2 (2001–2002)
Episode: The Brothers (2001)

Drama, Action, Comedy

7.7
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In this, the premiere episode, we are introduced to a young girl, Kate Alice Benson, who believes in creatures that go bump in the knight. We then flash forward to the present day, where ... See full summary »

Director: John T. Kretchmer | Stars: Michael Landes, Alexondra Lee, Richard Gant, Danny Woodburn

Votes: 27

25. Special Unit 2 (2001–2002)

60 min | Drama, Action, Comedy

7.6
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Chicago cops hunt monsters.

Stars: Michael Landes, Alexondra Lee, Richard Gant, Danny Woodburn

Votes: 1,295

26. Best in Show (2000)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy

7.5
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78 Metascore

A colorful array of characters compete at a national dog show.

Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Fred Willard, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Jennifer Coolidge

Votes: 45,965 | Gross: $18.62M

27. Felon (2008)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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58 Metascore

A family man convicted of killing an intruder must cope with life afterward in the violent penal system.

Director: Ric Roman Waugh | Stars: Stephen Dorff, Marisol Nichols, Vincent Miller, Anne Archer

Votes: 66,029

28. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Something Borrowed, Something Bruised (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 13

29. In Plain Sight (2008–2012)
Episode: Pilot (2008)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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During the course of her birthday, US Marshal Mary Shannon tries to find out how a mob hit-man's son under her protection in WITSEC became one of the victims in a double homicide.

Director: Mark Piznarski | Stars: Mary McCormack, Frederick Weller, Nichole Hiltz, Todd Williams

Votes: 156

30. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Rage (2003)

TV-14 | 41 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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The mayor blames Mannion for riots in the streets when the chief refuses to fire an officer accused of committing police brutality.

Director: David Jackson | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Lynne Thigpen, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas

Votes: 8

31. In Plain Sight (2008–2012)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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U.S. Marshall Mary Shannon must hunt down witnesses for federal cases in the witness protection program while also managing rather dysfunctional family and her own personal life.

Stars: Mary McCormack, Frederick Weller, Paul Ben-Victor, Nichole Hiltz

Votes: 8,618

32. Skinheads in Love (2014)

17 min | Short, Comedy, Music

7.3
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The sexual misadventures of two head shaved NYC punks.

Director: Dirk Craft | Stars: Jennifer Daley, Edgar Fox, Vanessa Leigh, Cynthia Harrington

Votes: 7

33. White Oleander (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

7.2
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61 Metascore

A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.

Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, Renée Zellweger, Robin Wright, Alison Lohman

Votes: 25,627 | Gross: $16.35M

34. Kill the Irishman (2011)

R | 106 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.2
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50 Metascore

The true story of Danny Greene, a tough Irish thug working for mobsters in Cleveland during the 1970's.

Director: Jonathan Hensleigh | Stars: Ray Stevenson, Christopher Walken, Vincent D'Onofrio, Val Kilmer

Votes: 35,440 | Gross: $1.19M

35. Special Unit 2 (2001–2002)
Episode: The Wraps (2001)

42 min | Drama, Action, Comedy

7.2
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An ancient JAPANESE mummy arises from the dead, who can not only take the form of any handsome man he imagines in order to kidnap beautiful unsuspecting women, but can also do Matrix Style ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Windell | Stars: Michael Landes, Alexondra Lee, Danny Woodburn, Richard Gant

Votes: 28

36. Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.1
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This biography of Dorothy Dandridge follows her career through early days on the club circuit with her sister to her turn in movies, including becoming the first black actress to win a Best... See full summary »

Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Halle Berry, Brent Spiner, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Obba Babatundé

Votes: 2,628

37. If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000 TV Movie)

R | 96 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Trio of stories about lesbian couples in three different decades.

Directors: Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge, Anne Heche | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Marian Seldes, Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Perkins

Votes: 5,498

38. The District (2000–2004)

44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Despite having over 30 law enforcement agencies, Washington DC still has the highest crime rate in the US. With politics and indifference being a large factor in this, the city hires Newark... See full summary »

Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 1,074

39. Murder, She Wrote: A Story to Die For (2000 TV Movie)

95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Jessica puts her sleuthing skills to work at a writers' conference after a Russian author is found murdered.

Director: Anthony Pullen Shaw | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Richard Crenna, Robert Mailhouse, Kathryn Morris

Votes: 356

40. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: Family Values (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Director: Eric Laneuville | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 7

41. Red Shoe Diaries (1992–1999)
Episode: Laundrymat (1995)

TV-MA | 30 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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A lonely single mother's passions flare when she meets a handsome drifter late one night at the Laundromat. After a night together they go their separate ways as strangers but realizes that passion is what makes a soul survive.

Director: Rafael Eisenman | Stars: Audie England, Brett Stimely, David Duchovny

Votes: 5

42. Coldblooded (1995)

R | 92 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

6.8
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A bookie is promoted to Hitman and seemingly excels at his new found job.

Director: Wallace Wolodarsky | Stars: Jason Priestley, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Peter Riegert, Robert Loggia

Votes: 2,971

43. Killing Dinner (2009)

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Director: Mitchell Ganem | Stars: Brett Cullen, Molly Schreiber, Neil McGarry, Chase Bailey

Votes: 5

44. Where the Red Fern Grows (2003)

PG | 86 min | Drama, Family

6.6
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Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.

Directors: Lyman Dayton, Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Joseph Ashton, Dave Matthews, Renee Faia, Mac Davis

Votes: 819

45. Forever Love (1998 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Forever Love is a poignant new television movie about a woman who awakens from a 20-year-long coma and begins her life all over again. In the drama, suggested by a true story, Lizzie and ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Switzer | Stars: Reba McEntire, Tim Matheson, Bess Armstrong, Heather Stephens

Votes: 288

46. The Princess & the Marine (2001 TV Movie)

82 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Based on a true story about the forbidden love between Jason Johnson, a U.S. Marine, and Meriam Al-Khalifa, a Bahraini princess.

Director: Mike Robe | Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Marisol Nichols, Keith Robinson, Pat Skipper

Votes: 1,483

47. Following Her Heart (1994 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.4
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A Swedish woman, married by arrangement for thirty-five years to a distant, domineering, angry, controlling man is suddenly "set free" upon his premature death... See full synopsis »

Director: Lee Grant | Stars: Ann-Margret, George Segal, Brenda Vaccaro, William Morgan Sheppard

Votes: 77

48. Red Shoe Diaries (1992–1999)
Episode: Details (1995)

TV-MA | 30 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Anne, a lonely and successful business woman is drawn to a man who can't resist taking care of her neglected antique car with loving attention to detail and she finds herself willing to put business on hold is he'll treat her the same.

Director: Rafael Eisenman | Stars: Alla Korot, Francesco Romano, Race Nelson, David Duchovny

Votes: 7

49. The Others (2000– )
Episode: Unnamed (2000)

TV-14 | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.2
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The group help a mother locate her missing son who was abducted 3 years earlier. Which leads them to a warehouse where a murderer is keeping the young boy to use him for his supernatural abilities.

Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith | Stars: Julianne Nicholson, Gabriel Macht, Missy Crider, Bill Cobbs

Votes: 10

50. The District (2000–2004)
Episode: A.K.A (2004)

TV-14 | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.1
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Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

Votes: 10