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1. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: To Serve Man (1962)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.2
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An alien race comes to earth, promising peace and sharing technology. A linguist and his team set out to translate the alien's language, using a book whose title they deduce is "To Serve Man".

Director: Richard L. Bare | Stars: Lloyd Bochner, Susan Cummings, Richard Kiel, Hardie Albright

Votes: 2,168

2. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.

Stars: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 48,732

3. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)
Episode: A Visit from Charles Vidor (1958)

Comedy

8.9
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Charles Vidor asks George to coerce Jack Benny to emcee a dinner gala. Meanwhile, Gracie stirs up publicity for Bonnie Sue in hopes that it will lead to a role for the young ingénue in Vidor's next film.

Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Harry von Zell, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 8

4. Studio 57 (1954–1958)

30 min | Drama, Family

8.8
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This dramatic-anthology series went into open syndication when the DuMont Television Network ceased operations.

Stars: Joel Aldrich, Tim Graham, Paul Bryar, Marguerite Chapman

Votes: 87

5. Vacation Playhouse (1963–1967)

30 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime

8.8
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Summer replacement show featuring pilot programs that had not been sold.

Stars: Soupy Sales, Ned Glass, Sid Gould, Darryl Hickman

Votes: 18

6. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Nine Dolls (1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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As Perry prepares to go to Scotland on vacation, a little girl arrives in his office asking him to determine who she is. His search takes him to Switzerland where he meets a woman who becomes his client after a murder.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 98

7. 87th Precinct (1961–1962)
Episode: The Last Stop (1962)

60 min | Drama, Crime

8.8
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Veteran officer Mike Power, only months away from retirement, is transferred to the 87th from Central Station after he is shot and a prisoner he was assigned to protect killed. While ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Geraghty | Stars: Robert Lansing, Ron Harper, Gregory Walcott, Norman Fell

Votes: 5

8. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)

30 min | Comedy

8.7
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Neighbor Blanche Morton frequently joins Gracie in escapades which annoy hubby Harry and provide George with an opportunity to offer a humorous soliloquy.

Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bea Benaderet, Harry von Zell

Votes: 851

9. The Man and the Challenge (1959–1960)

30 min | Adventure

8.7
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Dr. Glenn Barton is a scientist, explorer and all around adventurer which makes him perfect for the assignments the government sends him on. Whether it's testing space equipment or attempting rescues, his quick wits generally save the day.

Stars: George Nader, Joyce Meadows, Jack Ging, Michael Keith

Votes: 55

10. Flight (1958– )

30 min | Adventure

8.7
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Hosted by well known General George Kenney, the show was an anthology featuring the importance of aviation. Frequently war stories, it also dealt with the practical uses of civilian air as in severe weather conditions.

Stars: George C. Kenney, Forrest Compton, Mason Alan Dinehart, John Pickard

Votes: 19

11. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: The Sendoff (1961)

Not Rated | 50 min | Western

8.7
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While gathering mavericks in deep brush, Favor discovers the remnants of a wagon train destroyed by Comanches along with 12 graves. Some are looking for a a survivor including a woman whose son was killed and the man helping her.

Director: George Templeton | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Sheb Wooley, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 26

12. M Squad (1957–1960)

Not Rated | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.6
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The hard-hitting adventures of tough Lieutenant Frank Ballinger, a member of the Chicago Police Department's M Squad, an elite crime-fighting unit.

Stars: Lee Marvin, Paul Newlan, Gail Kobe, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 235

13. 87th Precinct (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama, Crime

8.6
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Manhattan's 87th precinct forms the backdrop for this grim and gritty police drama based on the long-running series of novels by Ed McBain. Storylines focus on neighborhood crime, and the ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Lansing, Ron Harper, Gregory Walcott, Norman Fell

Votes: 90

14. The Silent Service (1957– )

30 min | Action, War

8.6
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Documentary dramatic anthology about the U.S. Navy's submarine fleet. All stories were based on fact and the realism was heightened by actual use of combat footage from the files of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Thomas M. Dykers, Eric Morris, Robert Knapp, Ron Foster

Votes: 69

15. 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: 86

16. Grindl (1963–1964)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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Grindl is an employee of Foster Temporary Service and her boss Anson Foster accepts a variety of jobs for his employees. Grindl works at everything from babysitting to theater ticket-taker ... See full summary »

Stars: Imogene Coca, James Millhollin, Dee J. Thompson, Frank De Vol

Votes: 38

17. Gunslinger (1961– )

60 min | Western

8.6
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Cord, a gunfighter, works undercover for the local army garrison commander, trying to help keep peace in the territory.

Stars: Tony Young, Preston Foster, Midge Ware, Dee Pollock

Votes: 29

18. Valentine's Day (1964–1965)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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Valentine Farrow works for O.D. Dunstall in a New York publishing house. He is young and single and constantly chased by women. While in the Army, he was saved by "Rocky" Sin, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Jack Soo, Janet Waldo, Eddie Quillan

Votes: 23

19. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Old Yellow Boots (1961)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.6
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Matt becomes suspicious when drifter Frank Cassidy publicly announces his engagement to spinsterish Beulah Parker immediately after the seemingly unrelated murders of an old prospector and her abusive brother Leroy.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 58

20. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)
Episode: The Protégé (1958)

Not Rated | 26 min | Western

8.6
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The training Paladin gives a put-upon young man in the art of gunmanship seems to take quite well--all but the most important lesson of all.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Richard Boone, Peter Breck, George Mitchell, Mel Welles

Votes: 60

21. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.5
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The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.

Stars: Richard Boone, Kam Tong, Hal Needham, Stewart East

Votes: 1,648

22. The Whistler (1954– )

30 min | Mystery

8.5
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Add a Plot

Stars: William Forman, Danni Sue Nolan, Arthur Franz, Dorothy Green

Votes: 17

23. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)
Episode: Frozen Passion (1958)

Comedy

8.5
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'Frozen Passion' is the title of a script that George has rejected. Unaware of this, Gracie attempts to cast her friends and family in various roles of the film.

Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Harry von Zell, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 11

24. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: The Iron Trail (1957)

60 min | Western

8.5
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Cheyenne is escorting a bride and $5000 to his boss. He meets a friend who works now for the railroad who tells Cheyenne a group of young bandits are robbing trains. They strike the train but their goal is more than robbing it.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Clint Walker, Dennis Hopper, Dani Crayne, Sheb Wooley

Votes: 36

25. The Rifleman (1958–1963)

30 min | Family, Western

8.4
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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: 2,215

26. Tales of the Texas Rangers (1955–1959)

30 min | Family, Western

8.4
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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program. One week, they might be Rangers in the 1840s and the next week they would be ... See full summary »

Stars: Willard Parker, Harry Lauter, William Boyett, Stanley Andrews

Votes: 67

27. Laramie (1959–1963)
Episode: Men in Shadows (1961)

60 min | Western

8.4
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Jess is asked for help by old partner Dixie Howard, who once saved Jess' life, after being wounded and killing a friend of Jess. Dixie is with his beautiful girlfriend but she and Jess soon realize the old Dixie is no more.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: John Smith, Robert Fuller, Rod Cameron, Joan Tabor

Votes: 25

28. Peter Gunn (1958–1961)
Episode: The Passenger (1960)

30 min | Action, Mystery, Crime

8.4
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A sleepy passenger on a late night bus witnesses a man in a second story apartment strangling a woman. When a police investigation finds nothing,the man hires Gunn to find the killer-before the killer finds him.

Director: Alan Crosland Jr. | Stars: Craig Stevens, Lola Albright, Herschel Bernardi, Rhys Williams

Votes: 20

29. The Rifleman (1958–1963)
Episode: Woman from Hog Ridge (1960)

30 min | Family, Western

8.4
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Lucas and Mark interrupt two young men stealing horses. Lucas is forced to defend himself and shoots and kills one of the men. He is one of Ma Boyle's sons. The Boyles are a mountain family... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Dee J. Thompson

Votes: 33

30. The Lineup (1954–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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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: 61

31. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An Anthology of mini-features, new productions largely consisted of hasty retreads of successful Fox movies.

Stars: Joseph Cotten, Carl Benton Reid, Grandon Rhodes, Robert Foulk

Votes: 88

32. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident on the Road to Yesterday (1960)

Not Rated | 52 min | Western

8.3
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Reformed thief Ralph Bartlett is determined to repay all his victims. Gil Favor is the second last name on the list. The last victim lives in a nearby town where unknown to Bartlett, he is wanted for murder.

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Sheb Wooley, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 22

33. The Rifleman (1958–1963)
Episode: The Boarding House (1959)

30 min | Family, Western

8.3
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Sid Fallon tries to blackmail former gambler Julia Andueza into allowing him to use her boarding house as a gambling hall and saloon.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Alan Baxter

Votes: 57

34. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The cases of a master criminal defense attorney, handling the most difficult of cases in the aid of the innocent.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 3,427

35. 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 (5 card draw) is ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 1,744

36. Cheyenne (1955–1963)

60 min | Western

8.2
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After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.

Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks, Lane Chandler

Votes: 954

37. Yancy Derringer (1958–1959)

30 min | Action, Western, Adventure

8.2
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Yancy Derringer, an ex-Confederate soldier turned gambler, was a suave lady's man in New Orleans, Louisiana. In reality, he was working for John Colton, the civil administrator of the city.... See full summary »

Stars: Jock Mahoney, X Brands, Kevin Hagen, Frances Bergen

Votes: 171

38. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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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: 151

39. Colt .45 (1957–1960)

30 min | Western

8.2
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Christopher Colt was apparently a gun salesman but was in fact a government agent tracking down notorious bad guys. His cousin Sam took the lead when the studio had contract disputes with the original star.

Stars: Wayde Preston, Kenneth MacDonald, Donald May, Don 'Red' Barry

Votes: 61

40. Black Saddle (1959–1960)

30 min | Western

8.2
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After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.

Stars: Peter Breck, Russell Johnson, Anna-Lisa, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 55

41. Official Detective (1957– )

Mystery, Adventure

8.2
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Add a Plot

Stars: Everett Sloane, James Griffith, Steve Pendleton, Walter Reed

Votes: 10

42. Land and Live in the Jungle (1944)

60 min | War

8.2
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Van Heflin As Lynn Harrison.

Stars: Mel Ford, Van Heflin, Patrick McVey, Charles Tannen

Votes: 6

43. Laramie (1959–1963)
Episode: Badge of the Outsider (1961)

60 min | Western

8.2
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When Slim holds off outlaws from a gang run by Doc Longley who saved him when he was six, Doc calls on Slim to help clear his name. A deputy shot in the back was planted on his ranch. Slim reluctantly tries to help but there is no proof.

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: John Smith, Robert Fuller, Roy Barcroft, George Wallace

Votes: 27

44. 77 Sunset Strip (1958–1964)
Episode: The Bel Air Hermit (1962)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Stu is called upon to investigate why Laurie Cameron is wastingly speculating the family inheritance. He finds that whoever is advising her, however, is an expert, as the stocks soar. ... See full summary »

Director: George Waggner | Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Roger Smith, Edd Byrnes, Louis Quinn

Votes: 5

45. Yancy Derringer (1958–1959)
Episode: The Quiet Firecracker (1959)

26 min | Action, Western, Adventure

8.2
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Yancy's plans to visit his silver mine in Virginia City are abruptly changed when Mei Ling, aka Miss Mandarin, is arrested for opium smuggling. She claims she ordered firecrackers from San ... See full summary »

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Jock Mahoney, Kevin Hagen, X Brands, Jean Willes

Votes: 11

46. The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955–1961)
Episode: Wyatt Fights (1958)

26 min | Western

8.2
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Earp is caught in the middle between two saloon owners who want to force the owners of the Long Branch Saloon out and take it over. Earp wants to use peaceful methods to control the situation but that will force the truth into the open.

Director: Frank McDonald | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Grant Richards, Charles Tannen, William Tannen

Votes: 14

47. Rawhide (1959–1965)

50 min | Western

8.1
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Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming

Votes: 2,298

48. The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Approved | 129 min | Drama, History

8.1
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A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewin

Votes: 67,436

49. The Untouchables (1959–1963)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago.

Stars: Robert Stack, Walter Winchell, Nicholas Georgiade, Paul Picerni

Votes: 1,695

50. Peter Gunn (1958–1961)

30 min | Action, Mystery, Crime

8.1
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The cases of a stylishly cool private detective.

Stars: Craig Stevens, Herschel Bernardi, Lola Albright, Bill Chadney

Votes: 674