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1.
Days of Our Lives (1965 TV Series)
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A chronicle of the lives, loves, trials and tribulations of the citizens of the fictional city of Salem. (60 mins.)
 
2.
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987 TV Series)
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The saga of high fashion glamour, honor, romance, passion, and most importantly, family. (30 mins.)
 
3.
The Young and the Restless (1973 TV Series)
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Set in Genoa City, Y&R is the long-running soap that tells the story of the struggle behind the business- and sex-savvy Abbott and Newman clans. (60 mins.)
 
4.
Another World (1964 TV Series)
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The continuing story of life in the Midwestern town of Bay City, and the love, loss, trials, and triumph of its residents... (90 mins.)
 
5.
All My Children (1970 TV Series)
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Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands. (60 mins.)
 
6.
Port Charles (1997 TV Series)
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Spin-off of "General Hospital" focusing on the professional and personal lives of the first year interns at Port Charles' General Hospital... (30 mins.)
 
7.
General Hospital (1963 TV Series)
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Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld. (60 mins.)
 
8.
Sunset Beach (1997 TV Series)
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Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas... (60 mins.)
 
9.
Capitol (1982 TV Series)
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This daytime serial dramatized the power struggles and personal machinations between two feuding political... (30 mins.)
 
10.
Dallas (1978 TV Series)
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The soapy, backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate J.R. Ewing and his family. (60 mins.)
 
11.
Dallas (2012 TV Series)
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The next generation of the Ewing family - cousins John Ross Ewing and Christopher Ewing - clash over the family's oil business and vast fortune. (42 mins.)
 
12.
Melrose Place (1992 TV Series)
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The lives and loves of a group of young adults living in "Melrose Place" in California. Each with their own dreams and drives... (60 mins.)
Director: Paul Wales
 
13.
Melrose Place (2009 TV Series)
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A new generation of young professionals living at the infamous Melrose complex deal with obtaining their own personal goals, drives, and desires, both amongst themselves and others. (60 mins.)
 
14.
Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990 TV Series)
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Follows a group of friends living in Beverly Hills, California, from their school days through to adulthood. (44 mins.)
 
15.
90210 (2008 TV Series)
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A Kansas family relocates to Beverly Hills, where their two children adapt to the infamous social drama of West Beverly Hills High. (60 mins.)
 
16.
Models Inc. (1994 TV Series)
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Spin-off to Melrose Place transplanting Amanda Woodward's mother Hillary Michaels to this show. Set in Los Angeles... (60 mins.)
Director: Jim Stimpson
 
17.
The O.C. (2003 TV Series)
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A troubled youth becomes embroiled in the lives of a close-knit group of people in the wealthy, upper-class neighborhood of Newport Beach, Orange County, California. (44 mins.)
 
18.
One Tree Hill (2003 TV Series)
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Half-brothers Lucas and Nathan Scott trade between kinship and rivalry both on the basketball court and in the hearts of their friends in the small, but not so quiet town of Tree Hill, North Carolina. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Gossip Girl (2007 TV Series)
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Privileged teens living on the Upper East Side of New York can hide no secret from the ruthless blogger who is always watching. (42 mins.)
 
20.
Everwood (2002 TV Series)
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A widowed brain surgeon from Manhattan moves his two children to the small mountain town of Everwood, Colorado. (60 mins.)
 
21.
Knots Landing (1979 TV Series)
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Gary and Valene Ewing, relatives of the Ewing clan of Dallas, arrive in Knots Landing to make a new home for themselves. However, scheming Abby Fairgate-Cunningham later breaks up their marriage when she seduces Gary. (60 mins.)
 
22.
Loving (1983 TV Series)
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"Loving" takes place in the fictional town of Corinth, PA, centering around the lives of the wealthy Alden family... (30 mins.)
 
23.
Sex and the City (1998 TV Series)
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Four female New Yorkers gossip about their sex-lives (or lack thereof) and find new ways to deal with being a woman in the 90s. (30 mins.)
 
24.
Desperate Housewives (2004 TV Series)
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Secrets and truths unfold through the lives of female friends in one suburban neighborhood, after the mysterious suicide of a neighbor. (45 mins.)
 
25.
As the World Turns (1956 TV Series)
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Set in the fictional town of Oakdale, this long-running serial focuses on the relationships and difficulties of its inhabitants. (60 mins.)
 
26.
Passions (1999 TV Series)
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In the world of power and money, the wealthy and powerful Crane family rule the town of Harmony from their mansion on Raven Hill... (60 mins.)
 
27.
Guiding Light (1952 TV Series)
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Guiding Light takes place in the fictional Midwestern town of Springfield. In its early years the stories centered on the middle class Bauer family... (60 mins.)
 
28.
Dynasty (1981 TV Series)
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The trials and tribulations of two feuding families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, both oil rich families in Denver, Colorado. (60 mins.)
 
29.
The Colbys (1985 TV Series)
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This night time spin-off from the then top-rated series "Dynasty" featured the adventures of Jeff and Fallon Colby in California. (60 mins.)
 
30.
Falcon Crest (1981 TV Series)
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Set in the vineyards of California, this prime-time soap opera featured the conflict within the powerful Gioberti family... (60 mins.)
Director: Jeff Freilich
 
31.
North Shore (2004 TV Series)
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Intrigue abounds at the Grand Waimea Hotel, an exclusive Hawaiian escape for the wealthy, powerful and beautiful... (60 mins.)
 
32.
Grosse Pointe (2000 TV Series)
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Satire centers on the off-camera antics of five actors who star in a fictional high school drama called "Grosse Pointe". (30 mins.)
 
33.
Dawson's Creek (1998 TV Series)
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Four friends in a small coastal town help each other cope with adolescence. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Twin Peaks (1990 TV Series)
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An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks. (47 mins.)
 
35.
Dirty Sexy Money (2007 TV Series)
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A lawyer is forced to take care of one of New York City's wealthiest families. (45 mins.)
 
36.
2000 Malibu Road (1992 TV Series)
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A story of four women living together at a beach house located at 2000 Malibu Road - Jade, a former... (60 mins.)
 
37.
A Flame in the Wind (1964 TV Series)
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Drama centered in the town of Haviland with the focus on the Farrell, Reynolds, and Skreba/Driscoll families. Fellow citizen Kate Austen has written a book with the flawed characters based on people she knows. (25 mins.)
 
38.
Another Life (1981 TV Series)
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Another Life explored the lives, faith and loves of the people of the fictional town of Kingsley, centered around the Davidson family. (30 mins.)
 
39.
Bare Essence (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
40.
Dark Shadows (1966 TV Series)
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The rich Collins family of Collinsport, Maine is tormented by strange occurrences. (30 mins.)
 
41.
C.P.W. (1995 TV Series)
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Ambitious New Yorkers maneuver against each other as they pursue their passion for money, sex, and power. (60 mins.)
 
42.
Ben Casey (1961 TV Series)
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Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland. (60 mins.)
 
43.
Berrenger's (1985 TV Series)
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Short-lived prime time soap opera set in a New York department store run by the Berrenger family. Filled with several well known names... (60 mins.)
 
44.
The Best of Everything (1970 TV Series)
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Based on the novel and 1959 motion picture of the same name, this daytime soap focused on three career girls... (30 mins.)
 
45.
Bright Promise (1969 TV Series)
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Trials, tribulations, affairs & heartbreaks of students, faculty & administration of fictitious Bancroft College. (30 mins.)
 
46.
The Brighter Day (1954 TV Series)
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"Our years are as the falling leaves. We live, we love, we dream, and then we go. But somehow, we keep... (25 mins.)
 
47.
A World Apart (1969 TV Series)
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The disparity between generations, races, and genders (people who found themselves psychologically "a... (30 mins.)
 
48.
The Catlins (1982 TV Series)
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The Catlins focused on the lives of two wealthy and feuding families. The Catlin family, a wealthy family who had their hands in diverse businesses... (30 mins.)
 
49.
The City (1995 TV Series)
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"The City" picks up where "Loving" left off. After a rash of serial killings, several of Corinth, Pennsylvania's... (30 mins.)
 
50.
The Clear Horizon (1960 TV Series)
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Space opera would be a more accurate description of this daytime serial, which focused on astronaut Roy Selby... (30 mins.)
Director: Hal Cooper
 
51.
Hotel Cosmopolitan (1957 TV Series)
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52.
Dr. Kildare (1961 TV Series)
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The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor. (60 mins.)
 
53.
Little House on the Prairie (1974 TV Series)
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The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in the 19th century American West. (60 mins.)
 
54.
Savannah (1996 TV Series)
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Based in Savannah, Georgia, it follows the lives of 3 best friends that have grown up together. Lane... (60 mins.)
 
55.
The Doctors (1963 TV Series)
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Dr. Matt Powers is head of Hope Memorial Hospital in the town of Madison, concerning himself with the staff and patients with their attending dramas... (30 mins.)
 
56.
The Edge of Night (1956 TV Series)
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In the fictional city of Monticello, attorney Mike Karr and his colleagues are involved in solving crimes... (30 mins.)
 
57.
Dirty Soap (2011 TV Series)
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Behind the scenes and into the real lives of a few super talented soap actors...intriguing and compelling. (60 mins.)
 
58.
Generations (1989 TV Series)
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Soap opera about two families, one black and one white. (30 mins.)
 
59.
The Young Marrieds (1964 TV Series)
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"The Young Marrieds" centered around the difficulties in the lives of several newly-married couples... (30 mins.)
 
60.
Young Dr. Malone (1958 TV Series)
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Set in fictional Denison, Maryland, this daytime serial focused the on the father-and-son team of doctors Jerry and David Malone... (30 mins.)
 
61.
Titans (2000 TV Series)
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The Williams family, a wealthy business family living in Hawaii, hide many secrets waiting to be revealed, divorce, illegitimate children, ex-spouses, alcoholism and forbidden love. (60 mins.)
 
62.
The Yellow Rose (1983 TV Series)
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Nightime soap opera involving The Yellow Rose, a 200,000 acre ranch in Texas operated by the offspring of the founder... (60 mins.)
 
63.
Where the Heart Is (1969 TV Series)
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Set in Northcross, Connecticut, "Where the Heart Is" followed the dysfunctional lives of the Hathaway family and those near them... (25 mins.)
 
64.
Valiant Lady (1953 TV Series)
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Helen Emerson was daytime's "valiant lady", a fortyish matron who was widowed in the serial's first year... (15 mins.)
 
65.
Tribes (1990 TV Series)
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This show was introduced to audiences in 1990 as an after-school soap opera for teens. The series was short-lived... (30 mins.)
 
66.
Three Steps to Heaven (1953 TV Series)
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(15 mins.)
 
67.
Texas (1980 TV Series)
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Daytime Drama, spun off from "Another World," which followed Iris Carrington from Bay City as she rediscovered Alex Wheeler... (60 mins.)
 
68.
Swans Crossing (1992 TV Series)
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Swans Crossing was a short-lived half-hour serial following the lives, loves, and intrigues of twelve... (30 mins.)
Director: Noel Black
 
69.
St. Elsewhere (1982 TV Series)
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The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital. (60 mins.)
 
70.
Hotel (1983 TV Series)
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The misadventures of the staff and guests of the St. Gregory Hotel. (60 mins.)
 
71.
Santa Barbara (1984 TV Series)
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In Santa Barbara, California, the fascinating and tumultuous life of the rich Capwells around who gravitate other families... (45 mins.)
 
72.
Spyder Games (2001 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
73.
Somerset (1970 TV Series)
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Somerset debuted as another pedestrian daytime drama, revolving around the powerful conglomerate Delaney... (30 mins.)
 
74.
Soap (1977 TV Series)
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The soap-operish antics of two families: the Campbells and the Tates. (30 mins.)
 
75.
Sisters (1991 TV Series)
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"Sisters" follows the lives and loves of four close, but very different, sisters of the Reed family living in Winnetka... (60 mins.)
 
76.
The Secret Storm (1954 TV Series)
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Family secrets and hidden passions are the hallmarks of this dark, moody serial. Set in the fictional community of Woodbridge... (30 mins.)
 
77.
Search for Tomorrow (1951 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
78.
The Round Table (1992 TV Series)
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Friends in DC are in different aspects of law enforcement except for Danny, Jen's bartender boyfriend. Rhea rebelling against mother Anne, has joined the FBI along with Devereaux. Wade is a rookie cop, while Jen and Mitchell attorneys. (60 mins.)
Director: Jeff Bleckner
 
79.
Rough Crossing (1997 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
80.
Ryan's Hope (1975 TV Series)
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Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans... (30 mins.)
 
81.
Hyperion Bay (1998 TV Series)
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This show is about a nerd who returns to his hometown as a successful computer programmer. Only to find his high school crush unhappily married to his high school bully. A really good show that got cancelled about 17 episodes in (60 mins.)
 
82.
Pretty Little Liars (2010 TV Series)
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Four friends band together against an anonymous foe who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets, while unraveling the mystery of the murder of their best friend. (60 mins.)
 
83.
Return to Peyton Place (1972 TV Series)
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This daytime soap was a sequel of sorts to the primetime series Peyton Place, revolving around the lives of the citizens of that community... (30 mins.)
 
84.
The Inner Flame (1954 TV Series)
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85.
Peyton Place (1964 TV Series)
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The original primetime soap took place in the title town, which was founded by the Peyton family, whose members included the Harringtons... (30 mins.)
 
86.
Paradise Bay (1965 TV Series)
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The California coastal community of Paradise Bay was the setting for this daytime soap. The serial focused... (30 mins.)
 
87.
Paper Dolls (1984 TV Series)
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This series which was initially a television movie about modelling. The character of Racine, the modelling agent... (60 mins.)
 
88.
Baywatch (1989 TV Series)
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Television series about a cadre of attractive lifeguards who patrol a crowded recreational beach. (60 mins.)
 
89.
Baywatch Nights (1995 TV Series)
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In this -far less successful, hence shorter-lived- Baywatch spin-off, Mitch Buchannon, the reliable... (60 mins.)
 
90.
Pacific Palisades (1997 TV Series)
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This one-hour serial drama from Aaron Spelling follows the lives of young professionals who have it all... (60 mins.)
 
91.
Our Five Daughters (1962 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
92.
One Man's Family (1949 TV Series)
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This soap opera was the TV version of the radio serial that had begun in 1932. It tells the story of San Francisco banker Henry Barbour and his family... (30 mins.)
 
93.
Ocean Ave. (2002 TV Series)
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A cop working on the case of a serial killer targeting prostitutes must deal with his own secrets being exposed. (60 mins.)
 
94.
The Nurses (1965 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
95.
Never Too Young (1965 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
 
96.
Morning Star (1965 TV Series)
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A soap centered on aspiring fashion designer Katy Elliot living in New York, her Connecticut family, and other people in her orbit. (30 mins.)
 
97.
Moment of Truth (1964 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
98.
Malibu Shores (1996 TV Series)
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When students from upper crust Malibu mix with ones from working class San Fernando Valley, they discover... (60 mins.)
 
99.
The Monroes (1995 TV Series)
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A soap opera about a Kennedyesque political family. (60 mins.)
 
100.
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976 TV Series)
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Set in fictional Fernwood, Ohio, this deliriously demented serial focused on the beleaguered heroine Mary Hartman... (30 mins.)