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1.
Too Much Johnson (1938)
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A woman has two lovers. When one man finds out about the other, he acts as a villain and chases after the protagonist. (67 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
2.
The Paper Chase (1973)
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A first-year law student at Harvard Law School struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of his sternest professor. (113 mins.)
Director: James Bridges
 
3.
Rollerball (1975)
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In a corporate-controlled future, an ultra-violent sport known as Rollerball represents the world, and one of its powerful athletes is out to defy those who want him out of the game. (125 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
4.
Three Days of the Condor (1975)
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A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust. (117 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
 
5.
Fear on Trial (1975 TV Movie)
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The story of John Henry Faulk, a radio/TV personality of the 1950s, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era... (100 mins.)
Director: Lamont Johnson
 
6.
The Adams Chronicles (1976 Mini-Series)
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Ambitious multipart PBS production that brings to life five generations of one of America's leading political and historical families... (50 mins.)
 
7.
Truman at Potsdam (1976 TV Movie)
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(73 mins.)
Director: George Schaefer
 
8.
Hazard's People (1976 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
9.
St. Ives (1976)
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Abner Procane, top L.A. burglar, finds that somebody stole his plans for next ambitious heist. He hires Raymond St... (94 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
10.
Six Characters in Search of an Author (1976 TV Movie)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Stacy Keach
 
11.
Captains and the Kings (1976 Mini-Series)
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Rags-to-riches tale of an Irish immigrant in late 1800s. (540 mins.)
 
12.
The Displaced Person (1977 TV Movie)
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A conscientious but driven Polish refugee disrupts the hierarchy of power on a Georgia farm in the 1940s. (58 mins.)
Director: Glenn Jordan
 
13.
Our Town (1977 TV Movie)
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(120 mins.)
Director: George Schaefer
 
14.
Washington: Behind Closed Doors (1977 Mini-Series)
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The story of a power-hungry U.S. President, and the men he surrounds himself with in order to keep his hold on power. Based on John Ehrlichman's book about the Nixon administration. (750 mins.)
 
15.
The Best of Families (1977 Mini-Series)
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Drama set in late 19th-century America, following the lives of three families - one wealthy, one middle-class, and a family of poor Irish immigrants.
 
16.
Aspen (1977 Mini-Series)
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The trial of an Aspen man accused of the rape and murder of a teenager. (288 mins.)
 
17.
The Cheap Detective (1978)
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San Francisco, 1940, detectives, dames, documents, Nazis, and a treasure. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Moore
 
18.
Old Boyfriends (1979)
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When her marriage falls apart, a psychiatrist seeks out those of her former boyfriends who left the biggest impact on her life, mostly in a bad way. (103 mins.)
Director: Joan Tewkesbury
 
19.
The Last Convertible (1979 Mini-Series)
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A World War II coming-of-age drama about five men who meet in the fall of 1940 at Harvard. The war affects all of them... (360 mins.)
 
20.
The French Atlantic Affair (1979 Mini-Series)
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A luxury liner is hijacked by terrorists. (278 mins.)
Director: Douglas Heyes
 
21.
The Fog (1980)
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Legend says that Antonio Bay was built in 1880 with blood money obtained from shipwrecked lepers which no one believes. On the eve of the town's centennial, many plan to attend the celebrations, including the murdered lepers. (89 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
22.
Gideon's Trumpet (1980 TV Movie)
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The story of Clarence Earl Gideon and his fight for the right to have publicly funded legal counsel for the needy. (104 mins.)
 
23.
Wholly Moses! (1980)
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Harvey and Zoey, two tourists travelling through Israel, discover an ancient scroll describing the life of Herschel... (103 mins.)
Director: Gary Weis
 
24.
My Bodyguard (1980)
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When a boy comes to a new school and gets harassed by a bully, he acquires the services of the school's most feared kid as a bodyguard. (96 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
25.
The Babysitter (1980 TV Movie)
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Spoiled eleven-year-old Tara's new best friend from next-door gets hired as a live-in babysitter, but things soon go horribly wrong when Tara's mom starts hitting the bottle and fighting with her dad. (96 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
 
26.
A Christmas Without Snow (1980 TV Movie)
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A divorced woman moves to a new city with her child, trying to build her life again. She joins the choir... (95 mins.)
Director: John Korty
 
27.
Ghost Story (1981)
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Two generations of men find themselves haunted by the presence of a spectral woman. When the son of one of the elderly men returns to his hometown after his brother's mysterious death, they attempt to unravel her story. (110 mins.)
Director: John Irvin
 
28.
Freedom to Speak (1982 Mini-Series)
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29.
Murder by Phone (1982)
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A disgruntled phone company employee develops a device whereby those answering a phone can be murdered, and it's up to Nat Bridger to stop the killer. (95 mins.)
 
30.
Marco Polo (1982 Mini-Series)
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The life and experiences of the 13th-century explorer, who sought to connect the civilizations of China and Europe through trade. (504 mins.)
 
31.
The Winds of War (1983 Mini-Series)
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The trials of the Henry and Jastrow families in the early years of World War II. (883 mins.)
 
32.
A.D. (1985 Mini-Series)
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Set just after the death of Jesus Christ, this mini-series chronicles the life & adventures of Jesus's disciples, and events in Rome during the reigns of the Emperors Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. (600 mins.)
 
33.
Noble House (1988 Mini-Series)
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Ian Struan Dunross is chairman of Struan & Co, the oldest and largest of the British-East Asia trading companies... (355 mins.)
 
34.
Lincoln (1988 Mini-Series)
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After arriving in Washington in 1861 after his election, Abraham Lincoln struggles with personal and political problems during his Presidency. (188 mins.)
Director: Lamont Johnson
 
35.
Bright Lights, Big City (1988)
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A disillusioned young writer living in New York City turns to drugs and drinking to block out the memories of his dead mother and estranged wife. (107 mins.)
Director: James Bridges
 
36.
Another Woman (1988)
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Facing a mid-life crisis, a woman rents an apartment next to a psychiatrist's office to write a new book, only to become drawn to the plight of a pregnant woman seeking that doctor's help. (81 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen