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1.
Naked City (1958 TV Series)
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The cases of the NYPD's 65th Precinct. (60 mins.)
 
2.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner. (51 mins.)
 
3.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955 TV Series)
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Series of unrelated short stories covering elements of crime, horror, drama and comedy about people of different species committing murders, suicides, thefts and other sorts of crime caused by certain motivations; perceived or not. (25 mins.)
 
4.
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962 TV Series)
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A continuation of the dramatic anthology series "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" hosted by the master of suspense and mystery. (50 mins.)
 
5.
The Untouchables (1959 TV Series)
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Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago. (50 mins.)
 
6.
The Green Hornet (1966 TV Series)
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A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. (99 mins.)
 
7.
Peter Gunn (1958 TV Series)
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The cases of a stylishly cool private detective. (30 mins.)
 
8.
Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
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The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet. (30 mins.)
 
9.
Tales of Tomorrow (1951 TV Series)
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Anthology series featuring both classic and modern sci-fi themes. (25 mins.)
 
10.
Zorro (1957 TV Series)
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Don Diego de la Vega opposes the corrupt tyrants of Spanish California as the masked swordsman, Zorro. (30 mins.)
 
11.
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.)
 
12.
Sherlock Holmes (1954 TV Series)
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The adventures of master detective Sherlock Holmes as he and his assistant, Dr. Watson--and, somewhat reluctantly, the bumbling Inspector Lestrade--battle criminals in London. (30 mins.)
 
13.
Battlestar Galactica (1978 TV Series)
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After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. (60 mins.)
 
14.
Cosmos (1980 Mini-Series)
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Astronomer Carl Sagan leads us on an engaging guided tour of the various elements and cosmological theories of the universe. (60 mins.)
 
15.
V (1984 TV Series)
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A year after Liberation Day, courtesy of the red-dust bacteria, the humanoid, lizard-like aliens develop a resistance to the micro-organism and try to regain control of the Earth--only now some humans are knowingly working with them. (60 mins.)
 
16.
Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany (1984 TV Series)
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The series (11 episodes) tells the story of the village Schabbach, on the Hunsrueck in Germany through the years 1919-1982... (90 mins.)
 
17.
The Incredible Hulk (1978 TV Series)
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A fugitive scientist has the curse of becoming a powerful green monster under extreme emotional stress. (60 mins.)
 
18.
The Streets of San Francisco (1972 TV Series)
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A veteran cop with more than 20 years of experience is teamed with a young Inspector to solve crimes in San Francisco. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Matador (1978 TV Series)
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Mads Skjern arrives in the small Danish town of Korsbæk in 1929. Hans Christian Varnæs, manager of the town bank... (50 mins.)
 
20.
Doctor Who (1963 TV Series)
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Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space. (45 mins.)
 
21.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955 TV Series)
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A long-running series of adventures featuring Robin of Loxley - Robin Hood - and his group of Sherwood-Forest-based freedom fighters... (30 mins.)
 
22.
12 O'Clock High (1964 TV Series)
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This series chronicles the adventures--in the air and on the ground--of the men of the 918th Bombardment Group of the U.S... (60 mins.)
 
23.
Daniel Boone (1964 TV Series)
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Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War. (60 mins.)
 
24.
Blakes 7 (1978 TV Series)
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A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship. (50 mins.)
 
25.
The Outer Limits (1963 TV Series)
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An anthology series of insightful science fiction tales. (51 mins.)
 
26.
Riverboat (1959 TV Series)
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Grey Holden wins a river boat in a poker game which he then captains,along with his crew, in various adventures along the Mississippi river. This action series is set in 19th century America. (60 mins.)
 
27.
Public Defender (1954 TV Series)
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Bart Matthews defends the poor and others who cannot afford an attorney. All episodes are based on actual cases from across the country. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958 TV Series)
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A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s. (30 mins.)
 
29.
Man Against Crime (1949 TV Series)
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Mike Barnett is the title character, a bright and tough private detective in New York. This very violent show was broadcast live until 1952. (30 mins.)
 
30.
Have Gun - Will Travel (1957 TV Series)
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The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire. (25 mins.)
 
31.
M Squad (1957 TV Series)
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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. (30 mins.)
 
32.
Highway Patrol (1955 TV Series)
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Powerful patrol cars, fast motorcycles, and superheterodyne two-way radios combine to fight crime on the rural highways of America's wide open spaces. (30 mins.)
 
33.
Route 66 (1960 TV Series)
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The adventures of two young drifters across America on Highway Route 66. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Thriller (1960 TV Series)
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Anthology series hosted by Boris Karloff that originally told ordinary tales of crime and mystery, but... (50 mins.)
 
35.
The Wild Wild West (1965 TV Series)
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Two Secret Services agents, equipped with a wide array of gizmos, work for the government in the Old West. (50 mins.)
 
36.
The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy (1981 TV Series)
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An Earth man and his alien friend escape Earth's destruction and go on a truly strange adventure as space hitchhikers. (152 mins.)
 
37.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
 
38.
V (1983 Mini-Series)
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When aliens come to Earth to ask for our help, a few suspicious humans discover their horrific true intentions and prepare to resist. (197 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Johnson
 
39.
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.)
 
40.
The Prisoner (1967 TV Series)
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After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape. (50 mins.)
 
41.
Red Dwarf (1988 TV Series)
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf. (30 mins.)
 
42.
Emergency! (1972 TV Series)
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The crew of Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51, particularly the paramedic team, and Rampart Hospital respond to emergencies in their operating area. (60 mins.)
 
43.
Laredo (1965 TV Series)
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Rustlers, bank robbers, and their own wild schemes: a band of Texas Rangers keeps getting in and out of trouble... (60 mins.)
 
44.
Laramie (1959 TV Series)
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It is the 1870s in Wyoming Territory. Slim Sherman and his 14-year-old brother Andy try to hang on to... (60 mins.)
 
45.
Adam-12 (1968 TV Series)
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Two regular police officers patrol Los Angeles. (30 mins.)
 
46.
Surfside 6 (1960 TV Series)
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Ken, Dave and Sandy are three hip private detectives living on and working out of a houseboat in Miami... (60 mins.)
 
47.
Charlie's Angels (1976 TV Series)
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The adventures of three sexy female private eyes. (60 mins.)
 
48.
Combat! (1962 TV Series)
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Combat!, a one-hour WWII drama series on television, followed a frontline American infantry squad as they battled their way across Europe... (60 mins.)
 
49.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964 TV Series)
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The submarine Seaview is commissioned to investigate the mysteries of the seas. Usually it finds more problems than answers... (52 mins.)
 
50.
Police Story (1973 TV Series)
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Classic anthology series, which details the personal lives of the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department... (120 mins.)
 
51.
The Pathfinders (1972 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
52.
Voor koningin en vaderland (1979 Mini-Series)
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Based on the true story of a group of students from Leiden, the Netherlands, their experience, different paths and roles in World War II...
Director: Paul Verhoeven
 
53.
Centennial (1978 Mini-Series)
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The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s. (1256 mins.)
 
54.
The Westerner (1960 TV Series)
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Laconic cowboy Dave Blasingame wanders the Wild West with his faithful dog Brown and the occasional companionship of pal Burgundy Smith. (30 mins.)
 
55.
Tales of Wells Fargo (1957 TV Series)
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys... (60 mins.)
 
56.
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.)
 
57.
Medical Center (1969 TV Series)
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Located in the Los Angeles area, Medical Center was an otherwise unnamed hospital complex that was part of a large university campus... (60 mins.)
 
58.
The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956 TV Series)
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Set in the Louisiana Territory around 1830, wealthy planter Jim Bowie encounters many famous people in New Orleans or the backwoods... (30 mins.)
 
59.
The Veil (1958 Mini-Series)
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An anthology of horror stories hosted by actor Boris Karloff. (25 mins.)
 
60.
Dick Tracy (1950 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
61.
Hill Street Blues (1981 TV Series)
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The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct. (60 mins.)
 
62.
Ironside (1967 TV Series)
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Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco. (60 mins.)
 
63.
Longstreet (1971 TV Series)
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The cases of a blind insurance investigator. (90 mins.)
 
64.
The F.B.I. (1965 TV Series)
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The cases of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation. (60 mins.)
 
65.
Mannix (1967 TV Series)
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Mannix worked originally for Wickersham at Intertect and then struck out on his own, assisted by Peggy Fair (whose cop-husband had been killed) and police department contact Tobias. (60 mins.)
 
66.
Cimarron City (1958 TV Series)
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Cimmaron City is booming due to oil and gold and hopes to become capital of the future state of Oklahoma. Matthew Rockford is the son of the city's founder; he's now mayor and a major cattle rancher. Sheriff Temple must keep law and order. (60 mins.)
 
67.
Behind Closed Doors (1958 TV Series)
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The files of Rear Admiral Ellis M. Zacharias were the basis of this series based on American counterespionage from 25 years in naval intelligence... (30 mins.)
 
68.
Bronco (1958 TV Series)
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A former confederate soldier wanders the old west and meets such famous characters as Jesse James, Buffalo Bill Cody and Theodore Roosevelt. (60 mins.)
Director: Edward Dein
 
69.
Lawman (1958 TV Series)
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Lawman is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming and his deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing... (30 mins.)
 
70.
Man with a Camera (1958 TV Series)
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Former combat cameraman Mike Kovac is now a freelance photographer in New York City, specializing in... (30 mins.)
 
71.
Northwest Passage (1958 TV Series)
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Major Robert Rogers organized "Rogers Rangers" to search for the alleged waterway across the United... (25 mins.)
Director: Otto Lang
 
72.
Pursuit (1958 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
73.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
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The adventures of a Wild West rancher who wields a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle. (30 mins.)
 
74.
The Rough Riders (1958 TV Series)
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After the Civil War, two former Union soldiers and an ex-Confederate team up to travel the West. (30 mins.)
 
75.
The Texan (1958 TV Series)
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The Texan, a Civil War Veteran whose reputation of being the fastest gun in the west precedes him, roams across Texas from town to town, not looking for trouble , but trouble finds him. (30 mins.)
Director: Felix Feist
 
76.
Yancy Derringer (1958 TV Series)
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Yancy Derringer, an ex-Confederate soldier turned gambler, was a suave lady's man in New Orleans, Louisiana... (30 mins.)
 
77.
The Great Adventure (1963 TV Series)
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A filmed series of one-hour dramatizations of the lives of famous historical persons, as well as important historical events. (60 mins.)
 
78.
Espionage (1963 TV Series)
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An anthology series telling different and unrelated stories of espionage set in many countries and historical periods. (48 mins.)
 
79.
Omnibus (1952 TV Series)
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Starting out as a live show from New York City, "Omnibus" was hosted by Alastair Cooke and featured... (55 mins.)