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1. I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1989)

Crime, Drama

8.8
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Director: Larry Elikann | Stars: Cindy Pickett, John Ashton, Corin Nemec, Luke Edwards

Votes: 5

2. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)
Episode: The Eyes Have It (1986)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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A list of Lee's contacts, engraved on a pair of contact lenses, is in the wind as he is treated in hospital following a car accident.

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 21

3. Seeds of Tragedy (1991 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

8.5
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Traces a seedling of coca planted in Peru through the process of its growth, harvest, processing as cocaine, and shipment to the gang-controlled streets of Los Angeles while exploring its ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Donovan | Stars: Juan Ignacio Aranda, Luisa Avita, Richard Bairos, Stephen Black

Votes: 207

4. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)
Episode: The Wrong Way Home (1985)

48 min | Adventure

8.5
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Amanda's ex husband and the father of her sons Joe King is accused of murdering the Estocian Prime Minister and Lee has to investigate him.

Directors: Winrich Kolbe, Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 16

5. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)
Episode: All the World's a Stage (1986)

60 min | Adventure

8.4
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A Russian puppet master manipulates a love struck playwright and Amanda acts on stage.

Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 20

6. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.

Stars: Lee Horsley, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark, Brian Lando

Votes: 275

7. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)
Episode: Santa's Got a Brand New Bag (1986)

60 min | Adventure

8.3
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Lee has to learn the meaning of Christmas as a toy company is used as a front for munitions.

Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 15

8. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)
Episode: Over the Limit (1985)

48 min | Adventure

8.1
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A mother who is involved in a demonstration for fishing limits is accused of killing a congressman and Amanda fights for her cause.

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 18

9. The Dukes of Hazzard (1979–1985)
Episode: A Boy's Best Friend (1983)

PG | 49 min | Action, Comedy

8.0
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Rosco is despondent when Flash is dog-napped, having been mistaken for a valuable show dog named Maxine. Flash's captors, who are hoping to claim a large reward for returning the missing ... See full summary »

Director: Sorrell Booke | Stars: Tom Wopat, John Schneider, Catherine Bach, Denver Pyle

Votes: 31

10. CHiPs (1977–1983)
Episode: Fox Trap (1983)

TV-PG | 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Ponch and Bobby set out to bring in an unscrupulous concert promoter who is trying to take advantage of a trio of female rock musicians.

Director: Charles Bail | Stars: Erik Estrada, Robert Pine, Tom Reilly, Bruce Penhall

Votes: 23

11. 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.

Stars: Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel, David Morse

Votes: 2,659

12. I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989– )

180 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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The harrowing true account of Steven Stayner, who was kidnapped by a perverted pseudo-priest and his lackey during the 1970s. As he gets older, he realizes that he needs to try to make an escape and get back home.

Stars: Cindy Pickett, John Ashton, Corin Nemec, Luke Edwards

Votes: 1,968

13. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985–1989)

22 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Updated remakes of classic stories from Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955) and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) originally produced by the Master of Suspense himself. His original opening bits are colorized for reuse here.

Stars: Bernard Behrens, Cynthia Belliveau, David B. Nichols, Kathleen Quinlan

Votes: 1,405

14. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)
Episode: Rain (1983)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama

7.6
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Fiscus has an emergency room encounter with a gang member. Ehrlich gets in hot water with Craig after he injures his finger playing handball. White's daughter ends up in the emergency room ... See full summary »

Director: Victor Hsu | Stars: Ed Flanders, David Birney, G.W. Bailey, Ed Begley Jr.

Votes: 16

15. Matlock (1986–1995)
Episode: The Convict (1987)

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

7.6
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A former client of Ben has spent seven years in prison for murder, then he gets a parole but, still in prison, kills a fellow inmate in self-defense. Ben again defends the same client, and he figures out what happened in the previous case.

Director: Daniel Haller | Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Robert Walden

Votes: 43

16. Automan (1983–1984)
Episode: Zippers (1984)

46 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Automan goes undercover as a stripper in a ladies-only strip club. Exotic dancers Gary Baxley and his partner Stanley are suspected of making wax impressions of the owners' keys and burgling their houses when they are out.

Director: Alan Crosland Jr. | Stars: Desi Arnaz Jr., Chuck Wagner, Heather McNair, Gerald S. O'Loughlin

Votes: 18

17. Alien Nation (1989–1990)
Episode: The Game (1989)

47 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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The Day of Descent, anniversary of the Tenctonese freedom from slavery, finds Francisco depressed. A lethal form of gambling from The Ship may be continuing on Earth.

Director: David Carson | Stars: Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint, Michele Scarabelli, Lauren Woodland

Votes: 30

18. Jessie (1984– )

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Dr. Jessie Hayden, a female psychiatrist, is hired by a California police department to help the departmental employees as well as the victims.

Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Tony Lo Bianco, J.D. Hinton, Tom Nolan

Votes: 19

19. The Dukes of Hazzard (1979–1985)

PG | 60 min | Action, Comedy

7.1
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The adventures of the fast-drivin', rubber-burnin' Duke boys of Hazzard County.

Stars: Tom Wopat, John Schneider, Catherine Bach, Denver Pyle

Votes: 7,483

20. Matlock (1986–1995)

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

7.1
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Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney, who charges one hundred thousand dollars to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny, as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Nancy Stafford

Votes: 4,743

21. WarGames (1983)

PG | 114 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.1
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A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Ally Sheedy, John Wood, Dabney Coleman

Votes: 76,141 | Gross: $79.57M

22. Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–1987)

60 min | Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a housewife and a spy, with whom she fell in love.

Stars: Kate Jackson, Bruce Boxleitner, Beverly Garland, Mel Stewart

Votes: 1,713

23. The Outsiders (1990)

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Francis Ford Coppola and S.E. Hinton's 13-episode follow-up to the 1983 movie, which builds on each character from the film immensely. Series finale (entitled "Union Blues") reaches an ... See full summary »

Stars: Jay R. Ferguson, Rodney Harvey, Boyd Kestner, Harold Pruett

Votes: 362

24. The Grifters (1990)

R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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86 Metascore

A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend--both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening, Jan Munroe

Votes: 21,912 | Gross: $13.45M

25. Murphy's Romance (1985)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Emma is a divorced woman with a teen-aged son who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the widowed town druggist who steers business her way. Things ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Sally Field, James Garner, Brian Kerwin, Corey Haim

Votes: 4,522 | Gross: $30.76M

26. Automan (1983–1984)

70 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A computer generated superhero and his human creator fight crime in their city.

Stars: Desi Arnaz Jr., Chuck Wagner, Heather McNair, Gerald S. O'Loughlin

Votes: 1,091

27. Alien Nation (1989–1990)

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A flying saucer crashed in the Mojave Desert and its inhabitants turned out to be alien slaves, bred to be super intelligent and strong, and controllable by their Overseers. These ... See full summary »

Stars: Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint, Michele Scarabelli, Lauren Woodland

Votes: 4,080

28. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985–1989)
Episode: Arthur, or the Gigolo (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A sleazy gigolo seduces an eccentric rich woman who adores cats even though he can't stand them. In order to get her fortune, he brutally murders her and then declares total war on her feline pets.

Director: Thomas Carter | Stars: Sandy Dennis, Brad Davis, Virginia Capers, Billy Ray Sharkey

Votes: 38

29. The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993 TV Movie)

R | 99 min | Biography, Comedy, Thriller

6.7
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Err, the title is almost a summary itself. Based on the true story of a Texas mom who tries to hire a hitman (through her ex's brother) to kill either or both a cheerleader and her mother. ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Holly Hunter, Beau Bridges, Swoosie Kurtz, Elizabeth Ruscio

Votes: 1,154

30. Short Circuit (1986)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

6.6
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50 Metascore

Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Ally Sheedy, Steve Guttenberg, Fisher Stevens, Austin Pendleton

Votes: 46,752 | Gross: $40.70M

31. Manimal (1983)

60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A man who can change himself into any animal fights crime.

Stars: Simon MacCorkindale, Melody Anderson, Reni Santoni, Michael D. Roberts

Votes: 1,099

32. 1st & Ten: The Championship (1984–1991)

30 min | Comedy, Sport

6.5
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The comical exploits of the "California Bulls" (a fictional professional football team) and the organization's players.

Stars: Cliff Frazier, Prince Hughes, Donald Gibb, O.J. Simpson

Votes: 307

33. CHiPs (1977–1983)

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

6.4
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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers.

Stars: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, Paul Linke

Votes: 5,469

34. Proud Men (1987 TV Movie)

M | 100 min | Drama

6.4
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When son of a conservative small rancher refuses to go to the Vietnam War, his father disowns him. Fifteen years later his mother asks him to return home and try one final time to make peace with his still proud and stubborn father.

Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Charlton Heston, Peter Strauss, Nan Martin, Alan Autry

Votes: 89

35. Manimal (1983)
Episode: Female of the Species (1983)

Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.4
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A girl was found in India apparently raised by wolves and brought to the U.S. and is being kept at a university while she is being studied. Jonathan attends a lecture and it's during the ... See full summary »

Director: Georg Fenady | Stars: Simon MacCorkindale, Melody Anderson, Michael D. Roberts, Reni Santoni

Votes: 19

36. Blue Thunder (1983)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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The cop test pilot for an experimental police helicopter learns the sinister implications of the new vehicle.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Roy Scheider, Warren Oates, Candy Clark, Daniel Stern

Votes: 13,320 | Gross: $42.30M

37. Sweet Bird of Youth (1989 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.3
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Aging film star Alexandra del Lago, also known as Princess Kosmonopolis, fears her career is over due to her fading youthful looks. She takes up with a handsome young man, Chance Wayne, who... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Roeg | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Mark Harmon, Valerie Perrine, Kevin Geer

Votes: 361

38. Renegade (1992–1997)

45 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.1
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After crooked cop Lieutenant "Dutch" Dixon kills his girlfriend and frames him for murder, Reno Raines escapes from jail and goes on the run. Teaming up with Bobby Sixkiller and Cheyenne ... See full summary »

Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Branscombe Richmond, Kathleen Kinmont, Stephen J. Cannell

Votes: 3,439

39. Dragnet (1987)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy, Crime

5.9
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The equally-straight-laced and "by the book" nephew of Joe Friday must work with his more laid-back partner to solve a mystery.

Director: Tom Mankiewicz | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Tom Hanks, Christopher Plummer, Harry Morgan

Votes: 27,216 | Gross: $57.39M

40. Dudes (1987)

R | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.7
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Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in ... See full summary »

Director: Penelope Spheeris | Stars: Jon Cryer, Daniel Roebuck, Flea, Lee Ving

Votes: 779

41. After Midnight (1989)

R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

5.6
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Horror anthology about a college professor (Zada) teaching a course called "The Psychology of Fear". He brings his students (including psychic McWhirter) to his home, one dark and stormy ... See full summary »

Directors: Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat | Stars: Jillian McWhirter, Pamela Adlon, Ramy Zada, Judie Aronson

Votes: 1,136

42. Stark (1985 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action

5.5
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Wichita policeman, Evan Stark, goes to Las Vegas in search of his missing sister, Laura. Her roommate, Ashley Winters, a casino dealer, helps him unravel the mystery of her disappearance.

Director: Rod Holcomb | Stars: Marilu Henner, Nicolas Surovy, Pat Corley, Seth Jaffe

Votes: 52

43. Renegade (1992–1997)
Episode: Mr. Success (1996)

Action, Adventure, Crime

4.7
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Director: Jeff Woolnough | Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Branscombe Richmond, Stephen J. Cannell, David Leisure

Votes: 6

44. Best Defense (1984)

R | 94 min | Comedy, War

3.6
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A military weapons engineer struggles to do his job responsibly, while a hapless tank commander has to live with the consequences in combat years later.

Director: Willard Huyck | Stars: Dudley Moore, Eddie Murphy, Kate Capshaw, George Dzundza

Votes: 4,834

45. I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1989)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Larry Elikann | Stars: Cindy Pickett, John Ashton, Corin Nemec, Luke Edwards

46. Jessie (1984– )
Episode: Flesh Wounds (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Don Medford | Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Tony Lo Bianco, Renée Jones, Marc Alaimo

47. The Outsiders (1990)
Episode: The Beat Goes On (1990)

Drama

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Director: Michael Toshiyuki Uno | Stars: Jay R. Ferguson, Rodney Harvey, Boyd Kestner, Harold Pruett

48. 1st & Ten: The Championship (1984–1991)
Episode: The Veterans (1986)

Comedy, Sport

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Stars: Delta Burke, Jason Beghe, Cliff Frazier, Donald Gibb

49. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)
Episode: The Women (1991)

Drama, Western

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Stars: Lee Horsley, Sigrid Thornton, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark