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1. Homeland (2011– )
Episode: R Is for Romeo (2017)

TV-MA | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.0
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Carrie and Quinn make a discovery. Keane makes a decision. Max finds trouble.

Director: Seith Mann | Stars: Claire Danes, Rupert Friend, Elizabeth Marvel, F. Murray Abraham

Votes: 1,168

2. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Loss (2003)

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

8.9
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Investigating the brutal rape and murder of an undercover federal agent and forced to use discretion in order to protect the identities of those agents in the field, the detectives arrest a... See full summary »

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Stephanie March

Votes: 319

3. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Mean (2004)

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

8.7
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When a schoolgirl's body is found in the trunk of a car, Stabler and Benson find themselves investigating allegations of bullying among her classmates.

Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 281

4. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: Ask Me Again (1989)

121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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The heroine is a rebellious only child of a stuffy Upper East side family who struggle s to assert her independence. She (and her wildly curly hair) bravely fights her overbearing mother's ... See full summary »

Director: Deborah Reinisch | Stars: Leslie Ayvazian, Steve Bassett, Robert Blumenfeld, William Bogert

Votes: 38

5. Homeland (2011– )
Episode: The Flag House (2017)

TV-MA | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Dar plays his hand. Quinn revisits his past.

Director: Michael Klick | Stars: Claire Danes, Rupert Friend, Elizabeth Marvel, F. Murray Abraham

Votes: 1,014

6. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Night (2005)

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

8.5
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After a young woman is found raped and murdered near a nightclub with five hundred dollars stuffed into her mouth, Benson and Stabler follow the fingerprint trail on the money to attorney ... See full summary »

Directors: Juan José Campanella, Arthur W. Forney | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 245

7. Homeland (2011– )
Episode: Sock Puppets (2017)

TV-MA | 47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Carrie catches a break. Keane makes a plan. Max goes undercover.

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Claire Danes, Rupert Friend, Elizabeth Marvel, F. Murray Abraham

Votes: 984

8. Homeland (2011– )

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil.

Stars: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Damian Lewis, Rupert Friend

Votes: 253,203

9. Crime Story (1986–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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The saga of a Chicago police detective's efforts to stop a young hood's ruthless rise in the ranks of organized crime.

Stars: Dennis Farina, Bill Smitrovich, Steve Ryan, Billy Campbell

Votes: 1,911

10. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: A Study in Charlotte (2016)

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

8.3
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When a gathering of mushroom aficionados are found dead, Holmes and Watson must explore an array of botanists, biochemists, academics and stoners for a poisoner.

Director: Guy Ferland | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 436

11. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Babes (2008)

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

8.2
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The grisly murder of a homeless man leads detectives to four high school girls with a pregnancy pact. But after their pact is revealed, somebody drives the girls' ringleader to an apparent suicide.

Director: David Platt | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Ice-T

Votes: 289

12. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Control (2003)

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

8.2
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The Detectives find themselves hunting for a person who cut off a man's genitals, and left him to die. But what starts out looking like a homeless-crazy man may have done the deed, further ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 232

13. Crime Story (1986–1988)
Episode: Femme Fatale (1988)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Torello helps a pretty Asian girl find her missing father, who's been owing money to some loan sharks. What he doesn't know is that she's actually a secret agent of communist China on a radioactive mission.

Director: Jan Eliasberg | Stars: Dennis Farina, Paul Bartel, Charlotte Lewis, J.C. Quinn

Votes: 20

14. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Lead (2009)

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

8.2
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A pediatrician who is a convicted child molester is killed after his trial, but is the guilty party mentally competent to stand trial? Alex Cabot returns to the DA's office to prosecute the accused.

Director: David Platt | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Ice-T

Votes: 219

15. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Quickie (2010)

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

8.2
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While investigating the death of a sexually-active 17-year-old girl, SVU finds that a suspect in the case is deliberately spreading HIV to his many sexual partners.

Director: David Platt | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Ice-T

Votes: 196

16. Miami Vice (1984–1990)
Episode: Rites of Passage (1985)

TV-14 | 47 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Sparks fly between Tubbs and an old flame who has come to Miami to rescue her sister from a life of prostitution.

Director: David Anspaugh | Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Michael Talbott

Votes: 281

17. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

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

8.1
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD who investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 57,669

18. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Infected (2006)

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

8.1
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When a boy shoots the man he believes killed his mother, it leads to a legal battle over gun control.

Director: Michelle MacLaren | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 192

19. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)
Episode: Maledictus (2002)

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

8.1
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The American-raised daughter of a Russian mafioso, author of a tell-all memoir about growing up in a criminal family, is killed soon after starting work on a new project. But what was to be the undisclosed subject of her second book?

Director: Frank Prinzi | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Kathryn Erbe, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 133

20. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Haystack (2007)

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

8.0
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A woman accused of killing her baby commits suicide after being interrogated by an overzealous television reporter. It later turns out that the baby was kidnapped, perhaps by the baby's biological father.

Director: Peter Leto | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 183

21. Elementary (2012– )

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

7.9
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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill

Votes: 82,504

22. The Notebook (2004)

PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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53 Metascore

A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling

Votes: 427,554 | Gross: $0.06M

23. New York Undercover (1994–1999)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Drugs, robbery, corruption, rape, murder. Cops versus criminals. The undercover war has started. Welcome to New York City.

Stars: Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo, Patti D'Arbanville, Luna Lauren Velez

Votes: 1,558

24. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Fat (2006)

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

7.9
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A band of teenage siblings attack and sodomize a teenage girl, who is a gifted piano student at a prestigious high school in Harlem. When Warner identifies the attackers as overweight, ... See full summary »

Director: Juan José Campanella | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 233

25. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Anthology series which ran on PBS throughout the 1980s.

Stars: Edward Herrmann, Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson

Votes: 149

26. Ripper (1996 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Horror, Mystery

7.8
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You play reporter Jake Quinlan in this modern interpretation of the Ripper legend. Three acts and the possibility of four different endings lead up to an explosive climax in cyber space.

Director: Phil Parmet | Stars: Christopher Walken, Burgess Meredith, Karen Allen, David Patrick Kelly

Votes: 186

27. Law & Order (1990–2010)

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

7.7
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Follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 26,569

28. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Sects (2005)

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

7.7
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A murder/attempted suicide investigation leads to a religious cult that promotes pedophilia, but finding charges that will stick to the group's leader proves to be difficult.

Director: Richard Dobbs | Stars: Dennis Farina, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 83

29. Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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A horror anthology series where the viewer is taken through ghost stories, science fiction adventures and creepy, unexplained events.

Stars: Paul Sparer, Catherine Battistone, John Marzilli, Karen Shallo

Votes: 4,050

30. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: True Crime (2002)

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

7.6
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McCoy becomes suspicious of a former police officer and current true crime writer investigating the death of a controversial rock singer, when the singer's wife is killed.

Director: Martha Mitchell | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 87

31. Miami Vice (1984–1990)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Resplendent with authentic 1980's music, fashion and vibe, "Miami Vice" follows two undercover detectives and their extended team through the mean streets of Miami.

Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Olivia Brown

Votes: 18,162

32. Life on the Ledge (2005)

Comedy

7.5
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Brian Leib, a thirty-two year old, ritualistic neurotic recluse who lives with his paranoid parents, only leaves his house to see his psychiatrist. His days are kept as simple as the loaf ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Helfer | Stars: Lewis Helfer, Melissa Sagemiller, Tovah Feldshuh, Mark Blum

Votes: 57

33. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

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

7.4
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This third Law & Order series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 19,167

34. My Sister's Keeper (2009)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

7.4
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51 Metascore

Anna Fitzgerald looks to earn medical emancipation from her parents who until now have relied on their youngest child to help their leukemia-stricken daughter Kate remain alive.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Cameron Diaz, Abigail Breslin, Alec Baldwin, Walter Raney

Votes: 79,392 | Gross: $49.19M

35. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Family Business (1996)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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Two feuding daughters of a department store owner are suspects in a murder investigation. Both have motive and connections to the murder weapon, but getting a conviction on either daughter could prove to be difficult.

Director: Lewis Gould | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 105

36. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Untitled (2000)

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

7.3
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A man claims he acted under extreme emotional disturbance after he murders the woman who sponsored a graphic painting.

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 101

37. The $treet (2000–2001)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Set in the world of corporate stock trading, "The $treet" follows the lives of a group of employees working in a small New York City Wall Street trading company whom include expert broker ... See full summary »

Stars: Tom Everett Scott, Nina Garbiras, Christian Campbell, Melissa De Sousa

Votes: 271

38. John Q (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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30 Metascore

John Quincy Archibald takes a hospital emergency room hostage when his insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, Gabriela Oltean, Kimberly Elise

Votes: 105,659 | Gross: $71.03M

39. Howard Stern Birthday Bash (2014 Video)

238 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.1
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Director: Joel Gallen | Stars: King of All Blacks, Jack Antonoff, Fred Armisen, Tom Arnold

Votes: 43

40. Prologue (2003)

53 min | Drama

7.1
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A young woman returns home one year after losing her hands in a savage attack. She cannot remember who her assailant was, but a trip to the local post office leads her towards the truth.

Director: Douglas Buck | Stars: Sally Conway, William Stone Mahoney, Alex Splendore, David Thornton

Votes: 81

41. Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
Episode: The Circus (1986)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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Newspaperman Bragg debunks charlatans as a way of "staying sane." His latest quarry is the obscure circus of Dr. Nis. When Bragg visits, Dr. Nis tries to prove its authenticity.

Director: Michael Gornick | Stars: William Hickey, Kevin O'Connor, Ed French, Jacques Sandulescu

Votes: 126

42. New York Undercover (1994–1999)
Episode: The Shooter (1995)

43 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Director: Bill Corcoran | Stars: Michael DeLorenzo, Malik Yoba, Patti D'Arbanville, Michael Michele

Votes: 6

43. Alpha Dog (2006)

R | 122 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.9
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53 Metascore

A drama based on the life of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer who became one of the youngest men ever to be on the FBI's most wanted list.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin, Bruce Willis

Votes: 91,117 | Gross: $15.23M

44. The Girl Under the Waves (2001)

80 min | Drama

6.8
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Four actors, an off-screen narrator, and a director put together an improvisation. Savannah arrives in New York, having arranged to stay in the empty apartment of Michael, an acquaintance. ... See full summary »

Director: Jay Anania | Stars: Jonathan Ames, Isabel Gillies, Savannah Haske, David Thornton

Votes: 43

45. High Art (1998)

R | 101 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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73 Metascore

A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.

Director: Lisa Cholodenko | Stars: Radha Mitchell, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson, Gabriel Mann

Votes: 8,801 | Gross: $1.93M

46. Jeffrey (1995)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Jeffrey, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decides to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Ashley | Stars: Steven Weber, Michael T. Weiss, Peter Jacobson, Tom Cayler

Votes: 5,056 | Gross: $3.49M

47. A Question of Faith (2000)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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A man at a monastery realizes he is a woman.

Director: Tim Disney | Stars: Naveen Andrews, Michael Cudlitz, Paul Guilfoyle, Martha Hackett

Votes: 70 | Gross: $0.02M

48. The Last Days of Disco (1998)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.6
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76 Metascore

Story of two female Manhattan book editors fresh out of college, both finding love and themselves while frequenting the local disco.

Director: Whit Stillman | Stars: Chloë Sevigny, Kate Beckinsale, Chris Eigeman, Mackenzie Astin

Votes: 10,464 | Gross: $2.99M

49. Unhook the Stars (1996)

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Character study about Mildred, an elderly woman who has spent her life caring for others. When her daughter finally leaves home, she finds that, for the first time in her life, she has ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Gena Rowlands, Marisa Tomei, Gérard Depardieu, Jake Lloyd

Votes: 1,874 | Gross: $0.23M

50. A Civil Action (1998)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama

6.5
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68 Metascore

The families of children who died sue two companies for dumping toxic waste: a tort so expensive to prove, the case could bankrupt their lawyers.

Director: Steven Zaillian | Stars: John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathleen Quinlan, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 24,289 | Gross: $56.70M