Movies and TV episodes, that will move you.

This is my listing of Movies and Television Shows, that were compelling, and left me with a strong impression, and/or something to really think about. Mostly bitter-sweet life-lessons can be learned from these.
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1.
To Sir, with Love (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End. (105 mins.)
Director: James Clavell
 
2.
24 (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Jack Bauer, Director of Field Ops for the Counter-Terrorist Unit of Los Angeles, races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster. (44 mins.)
“ 
A Fantastic "edge-of-your-seat" Suspense/Thriller/Drama, with great acting, great writing, and a tense environment throughout every episode. The whole series, was like a speeding train, with no brakes!

I can't think of any single episode I didn't like... 10/10!
 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
3.
24 (2008 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Former federal agent Jack Bauer confronts African dictator Benjamin Juma, whose forces have been ordered to capture the children Bauer oversees for malicious military training. (84 mins.)
Director: Jon Cassar
“ 
This Movie, is actually the 2-hour prequel to season 6.

(Don't watch season 6, until you've seen this).
 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
4.
Silent Running (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft. (89 mins.)
 
5.
All in the Family (1971 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day. (30 mins.)
“ 
RECOMMENDED EPISODES:

> Season 8, Episodes 4,5: Edith's 50th Birthday (2-parter)
> Season 8, Episode 24: The Stivics Go West

(...will be adding a few more soon...)
 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
6.
M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation. (25 mins.)
“ 
RECOMMENDED EPISODES:

(will be adding my favorite episodes soon)
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 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
7.
M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In the closing days of the Korean War, the staff of the 4077 M*A*S*H Unit find themselves facing irrevocable changes in their lives. (25 mins.)
 
8.
An American Christmas Carol (1979 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In an American town, an old bitter miser is given a ghostly chance at redemption on Christmas Eve. (98 mins.)
Director: Eric Till
 
9.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Set decades after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in a new Enterprise on their own mission to go where no one has gone before. (44 mins.)
“ 
RECOMMENDED EPISODES:

> Season 5, Episode 02: Darmok
> Season 3, Episode 26: The Best of Both Worlds (1)
> Season 4, Episode 01: The Best of Both Worlds (2)
> Season 4, Episode 22: Half a Life
> Season 5, Episode 25: The Inner Light
> Season 7, Episode 15: Lower Decks
> Season 7, Episodes 25,26: All Good Things... (1)(2)

(...will be adding a few more soon...)
 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
10.
Predator (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A team of commandos on a mission in a Central American jungle find themselves hunted by an extraterrestrial warrior. (107 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ 
If you've never seen what the predator looks like, this movie is an EXCELLENT suspense/thriller.
 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
11.
Falling Down (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An unemployed defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them. (113 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
12.
St. Elsewhere (1982 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital. (60 mins.)
“ 
RECOMMENDED EPISODES:

(will be adding my favorite episodes soon)
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 ” - Rod Bleskow
 
13.
Gran Torino (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
14.
World War III (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Soviet paratroopers drop into Alaska to sabotage the oil pipeline in retaliation against a United States grain embargo... (200 mins.)
 
15.
The Dead Zone (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man awakens from a coma to discover he has a psychic ability. (103 mins.)
 
16.
Blow Out (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A movie sound recordist accidentally records the evidence that proves that a car accident was actually murder and consequently finds himself in danger. (107 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
17.
On Golden Pond (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Norman is a curmudgeon with an estranged relationship with his daughter Chelsea. At Golden Pond, he and his wife nevertheless agree to care for Billy, the son of Chelsea's new boyfriend, and a most unexpected relationship blooms. (109 mins.)
Director: Mark Rydell
 
18.
The Loneliest Runner (1976 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A fourteen year old bed wetter runs home from school every day to retrieve the wet sheet his mother has hung from his bedroom window to punish him... (74 mins.)
Director: Michael Landon
 
19.
Snow Cake (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A drama focused on the friendship between a high-functioning autistic woman and a man who is traumatized after a fatal car accident. (112 mins.)
Director: Marc Evans
 
20.
Gigot (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Jackie Gleason plays a mute janitor who befriends Nicole, the little daughter of a prostitute. (104 mins.)
Director: Gene Kelly
 
21.
Kids (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating, drinking, smoking, and deflowering virgins. (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Clark
“ 
WARNING -
Docu-Drama, 18+
 ” - Rod Bleskow