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1. Duel (1971 TV Movie)

PG | 90 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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A business commuter is pursued and terrorized by a malevolent driver of a massive tractor-trailer.

Writer: Richard Matheson | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott, Eddie Firestone, Lou Frizzell

2. Brian's Song (1971 TV Movie)

G | 73 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.6
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Based on the real-life relationship between teammates Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers and the bond established when Piccolo discovers that he is dying.

Writers: William Blinn, Gale Sayers, Al Silverman | Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: James Caan, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Warden, Bernie Casey

3. Planet Earth (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Sci-Fi

5.8
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A man awakens from suspended animation and finds himself in the 22nd century, where he finds that women rule the world and that men are slaves called Dinks. He is captured and sold as a ... See full summary »

Creator: Gene Roddenberry | Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: John Saxon, Janet Margolin, Ted Cassidy, Christopher Cary

4. Moon of the Wolf (1972 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 75 min | Horror

5.0
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After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.

Writers: Alvin Sapinsley, Leslie H. Whitten | Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: David Janssen, Barbara Rush, Bradford Dillman, John Beradino

5. Blood Sport (1973 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Sport

6.8
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A high school athlete is torn between his father, who wants him to get a football scholarship, and his coach, who wants a winning season.

Writer: Jerrold Freedman | Director: Jerrold Freedman | Stars: Ben Johnson, Gary Busey, Larry Hagman, William Lucking

6. Wonder Woman (1974 TV Movie)

73 min | Fantasy

4.8
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A super-hero uses her powers to thwart an international spy ring.

Writer: John D.F. Black | Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Cathy Lee Crosby, Kaz Garas, Andrew Prine, Ricardo Montalban

7. The Birdmen (1971 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama, History, War

7.0
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During World War II, American soldier Harry Cook is sent to Norway to aid in the defection of a scientist working on the atomic bomb for the Germans. Before they can escape Europe, they are... See full summary »

Writer: David Kidd | Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Doug McClure, Rene Auberjonois, Richard Basehart, Max Baer Jr.

8. The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969 TV Movie)

Unrated | 75 min | Comedy, Western

6.1
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A retired Texas Ranger and his three aging pals are hired to clean up a lawless town.

Writers: Jameson Brewer, Leonard Goldberg | Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: Walter Brennan, Edgar Buchanan, Andy Devine, Jack Elam

9. Satan's School for Girls (1973 TV Movie)

78 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.2
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A young woman investigating her sister's suicide at a private girls' school finds herself battling a satanic cult.

Writer: Arthur A. Ross | Director: David Lowell Rich | Stars: Pamela Franklin, Kate Jackson, Lloyd Bochner, Jamie Smith-Jackson

10. Gidget Grows Up (1969 TV Movie)

75 min | Comedy

6.7
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After spending the last two years in Europe as an exchange student, Gidget returns home to California only to discover that things have changed. The letters she had been writing to her ... See full summary »

Writers: John McGreevey, Frederick Kohner | Director: James Sheldon | Stars: Karen Valentine, Edward Mulhare, Paul Petersen, Warner Anderson

11. Killdozer (1974 TV Movie)

Unrated | 74 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.1
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A small construction crew on an island is terrorized when some strange spirit-like being takes over a large bulldozer, and goes on a killing rampage.

Writers: Theodore Sturgeon, Ed MacKillop, Herbert F. Solow | Director: Jerry London | Stars: Clint Walker, Robert Urich, Carl Betz, Neville Brand

12. The Devil's Daughter (1973 TV Movie)

Unrated | 74 min | Horror

6.3
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A young girl whose mother had sold her soul to Satan when she was born is told by Satan that she must marry a fellow demon.

Writers: Colin Higgins, Phill Norman | Director: Jeannot Szwarc | Stars: Shelley Winters, Belinda Montgomery, Robert Foxworth, Jonathan Frid

13. Linda (1973 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Drama, Thriller

6.9
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A woman kills her lover's wife, then sets out to frame her husband for the murder.

Writers: Merwin Gerard, John D. MacDonald | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Stella Stevens, Ed Nelson, John McIntire, John Saxon

14. Carter's Army (1970 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 70 min | Drama, War

5.1
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A redneck officer is put in charge of a squad of black troops charged with taking an important bridge from the Nazis.

Writers: Aaron Spelling, David Kidd | Director: George McCowan | Stars: Stephen Boyd, Robert Hooks, Susan Oliver, Roosevelt Grier

15. Time Travelers (1976 TV Movie)

78 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.0
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In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. All what they know is that rsembles a disease that existed at around 1871, and that a Dr. Henderson was able to save ... See full summary »

Writers: Jackson Gillis, Rod Serling | Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Sam Groom, Tom Hallick, Francine York, Booth Colman

16. When Michael Calls (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Horror, Thriller

6.1
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Helen keeps on receiving phone calls from a child, who claims being her nephew Michael - but Michael died 15 years ago! In these calls he scolds on acquaintances, who then die in suspicious... See full summary »

Writers: James Bridges, John Farris | Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Elizabeth Ashley, Michael Douglas, Karen Pearson

17. The House That Would Not Die (1970 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Horror

5.9
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A tale of witchcraft, black magic and a haunted house in the Amish country.

Writers: Henry Farrell, Barbara Michaels | Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Egan, Michael Anderson Jr., Kitty Winn

18. Huckleberry Finn (1975 TV Movie)

PG | 78 min | Adventure

5.4
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Huckleberry Finn, a rambuctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi ... See full summary »

Writers: Jean Holloway, Mark Twain | Director: Robert Totten | Stars: Ron Howard, Don Most, Royal Dano, Antonio Fargas

19. The Affair (1973 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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A crippled lady songwriter meets an older lawyer, who becomes her first love.

Writer: Barbara Turner | Director: Gilbert Cates | Stars: Natalie Wood, Robert Wagner, Bruce Davison, Jamie Smith-Jackson

20. Weekend of Terror (1970 TV Movie)

74 min | Thriller

6.6
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Three nuns on a weekend trip are held hostage by escaped convicts.

Writer: Lionel E. Siegel | Director: Jud Taylor | Stars: Robert Conrad, Carol Lynley, Lee Majors, Lois Nettleton

21. Scream of the Wolf (1974 TV Movie)

78 min | Horror, Thriller

5.5
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A big-game hunter comes out of retirement to help track down a killer wolf, and begins to suspect that it isn't a wolf but an animal that can take human form.

Writers: Richard Matheson, David Case | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Peter Graves, Clint Walker, Jo Ann Pflug, Philip Carey

22. Get Christie Love! (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Action, Crime

5.4
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A beautiful policewoman goes undercover to break up a drug ring.

Writers: Dorothy Uhnak, George Kirgo | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Teresa Graves, Harry Guardino, Louise Sorel, Paul Stevens

23. The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970 TV Movie)

Unrated | 75 min | Comedy, Western, Family

5.6
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Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Carr | Director: George McCowan | Stars: Walter Brennan, Fred Astaire, Edgar Buchanan, Andy Devine

24. The Hanged Man (1974 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Western

5.6
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A gunfighter who survives his own hanging helps a young widow who is trying to keep a ruthless land baron from taking her ranch.

Creator: Andrew J. Fenady | Director: Michael Caffey | Stars: Steve Forrest, Dean Jagger, Will Geer, Sharon Acker

25. She Lives! (1973 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

7.6
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A young couple searches for the cure for the girl's terminal illness.

Writers: Elizabeth Gill, Paul Neimark | Director: Stuart Hagmann | Stars: Desi Arnaz Jr., Season Hubley, Anthony Zerbe, Michael Margotta

26. A Cold Night's Death (1973 TV Movie)

74 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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Scientists Culp and Wallach suspect that there is someone other than their research primates inhabiting their polar station.

Writer: Christopher Knopf | Director: Jerrold Freedman | Stars: Robert Culp, Eli Wallach, Michael C. Gwynne

27. Someone I Touched (1975 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Drama

6.9
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A woman learns that her husband has been unfaithful and that he has acquired a venereal disease. Then she learns that, after years of trying, she is finally pregnant.

Writers: James S. Henerson, Pat Winter | Director: Lou Antonio | Stars: Cloris Leachman, James Olson, Glynnis O'Connor, Andrew Robinson

28. Hurricane (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

4.4
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Two hurricane hunters track a huge, violent hurricane that is bearing down on a Gulf Coast town.

Writers: Jack Turley, William C. Anderson | Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Larry Hagman, Martin Milner, Jessica Walter, Barry Sullivan

29. Wild Women (1970 TV Movie)

Approved | 74 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.4
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Five female convicts are recruited to secretly transport arms into Mexican-held Texas in 1840.

Writers: Vincent Fotre, Richard Carr, Lou Morheim | Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Anne Francis, Marilyn Maxwell, Marie Windsor

30. Pray for the Wildcats (1974 TV Movie)

100 min | Thriller

5.9
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Griffith plays a captain of industry who hires an ad agency (Shatner and Gortner). The agency tries to sell Griffith on a campaign shot in Baja, California. Griffith won't sign without all ... See full summary »

Writer: Jack Turley | Director: Robert Michael Lewis | Stars: Andy Griffith, William Shatner, Robert Reed, Marjoe Gortner

31. Only with Married Men (1974 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

4.6
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A girl decides that she will only date married men, and she runs into a bachelor who tells women that he is married in order to avoid long-term commitments.

Writer: Jerry Davis | Director: Jerry Paris | Stars: David Birney, Michele Lee, John Astin, Judy Carne

32. Arsenic and Old Lace (1969 TV Movie)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy

7.0
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Writers: Luther Davis, Joseph Kesselring | Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Lillian Gish, Helen Hayes, Bob Crane, Fred Gwynne

33. Death Sentence (1974 TV Movie)

Unrated | 74 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
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A juror on a murder case begins to believe that the man on trial is innocent of the crime - and then discovers that the real killer is her own husband.

Writers: John Neufeld, Eric Roman | Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Cloris Leachman, Laurence Luckinbill, Nick Nolte, Alan Oppenheimer

34. Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones (1971 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

7.0
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High school senior and his girlfriend get married when they find out she's pregnant.

Writers: Ann Head, William Wood | Director: Robert Day | Stars: Desi Arnaz Jr., Christopher Norris, Dan Dailey, Dina Merrill

35. The Hatfields and the McCoys (1975 TV Movie)

74 min | Action, Drama

5.8
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A retelling of the famous feud between two mountain families, the Hatfields and the McCoys, in rural Kentucky in the late 1800s.

Writer: Clyde Ware | Director: Clyde Ware | Stars: Jack Palance, Steve Forrest, Richard Hatch, Karen Lamm

36. Hijack! (1973 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama, Thriller

6.3
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Two truck drivers are hired to transport a top-secret cargo from New York to Houston. Along the way they must evade attempts by a terrorist group to hijack the material.

Writers: Michael Kelly, James D. Buchanan, Ronald Austin | Director: Leonard Horn | Stars: David Janssen, Keenan Wynn, Lee Purcell, Jeanette Nolan

37. Seven in Darkness (1969 TV Movie)

74 min | Adventure, Drama

7.5
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Writers: John W. Bloch, Leonard Bishop | Director: Michael Caffey | Stars: Milton Berle, Bill Dyer, Nancy Fisher, Ted Foulkes

38. Heatwave! (1974 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.5
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The residents of an isolated mountain town must band together to survive during a devastating heat wave.

Writers: Peter Allan Fields, Mark Weingart, Herbert F. Solow | Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Ben Murphy, Bonnie Bedelia, Lew Ayres, David Huddleston

39. A Taste of Evil (1971 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Horror, Thriller

6.9
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On her way home from a stay at a mental institution after a traumatic rape, a woman realizes that someone is deliberately trying to drive her insane.

Writer: Jimmy Sangster | Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Barbara Parkins, Roddy McDowall, William Windom

40. The Mark of Zorro (1974 TV Movie)

Approved | 78 min | Western, Action, Adventure

6.0
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The swishing fop Don Diego de la Vega becomes the swashbuckling masked hero Zorro when tyranny threatens his people in nineteenth-century California.

Writers: Brian Taggert, John Taintor Foote, Johnston McCulley | Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Frank Langella, Ricardo Montalban, Gilbert Roland, Louise Sorel

41. Love Hate Love (1971 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

7.2
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Ryan O'Neal plays Russ Emery, a glib engineer who steals the heart of a fashion model named Sheila Blunden. She in turn leaves her jet setter fiance who turns out to be a psychotic who will... See full summary »

Writers: Eric Ambler, Robert Summerfield | Director: George McCowan | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Lesley Ann Warren, Peter Haskell, Henry Jones

42. Gidget Gets Married (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Comedy

5.3
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Gidget finally gets married and rebels against the social caste system in her new husband's company.

Writers: John McGreevey, Frederick Kohner | Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Michael Burns, Monie Ellis, Don Ameche, Joan Bennett

43. Night Slaves (1970 TV Movie)

72 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.4
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A man and his wife find themselves stranded in a small western town. He discovers that a strange force has turned the residents into zombies, and runs into a beautiful woman who he believes is the key to the mystery.

Writers: Everett Chambers, Robert Specht, Jerry Sohl | Director: Ted Post | Stars: James Franciscus, Lee Grant, Scott Marlowe, Andrew Prine

44. The Longest Night (1972 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Drama

7.5
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Daughter of a wealthy family is kidnapped and imprisoned underground in a coffin, while her family and the police search for her.

Writer: Merwin Gerard | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: David Janssen, James Farentino, Phyllis Thaxter, Skye Aubrey

45. The Reluctant Heroes (1971 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Drama, War

7.1
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During the Korean War, a newly commissioned lieutenant find that they are trapped when the enemy surrounds their position. He uses ancient tactics he remembers from his history books to try... See full summary »

Writers: Ernie Frankel, Herman Hoffman | Director: Robert Day | Stars: Ken Berry, Jim Hutton, Trini López, Don Marshall

46. Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama

7.9
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A recently widowed research doctor is convinced by a colleague to join him in an inner-city clinic.

Writer: Sandor Stern | Director: Jud Taylor | Stars: Susan Hayward, Darren McGavin, Michael Constantine, Michele Nichols

47. The Death Squad (1974 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Drama

4.7
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When petty criminals start turning up murdered, a detective discovers they are being killed by a group of his fellow officers who think the criminals were treated too leniently by the courts.

Writers: Ronald Austin, James D. Buchanan | Director: Harry Falk | Stars: Robert Forster, Michelle Phillips, Claude Akins, Mark Goddard

48. Houston, We've Got a Problem (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

6.3
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Story of how NASA controllers fought to return the Apollo 13 space capsule to Earth after an on-board explosion damaged the craft.

Writer: Dick Nelson | Director: Lawrence Doheny | Stars: Robert Culp, Clu Gulager, Gary Collins, Sandra Dee

49. The Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Comedy

5.9
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A small-town beauty queen is hired, as a joke, as a "birthday present" for a magazine publisher.

Writer: Susan Silver | Director: Bruce Bilson | Stars: Karen Valentine, Richard Long, Tom Bosley, Farrah Fawcett

50. The Old Man Who Cried Wolf (1970 TV Movie)

73 min | Thriller

6.9
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Emile Pulska is visiting his old friend Abe Stillman. During the visit they are attacked and Emile is struck senseless. When he wakes up he is told that Abe is dead, dead by natural causes,... See full summary »

Writers: Luther Davis, Arnold Horwitt | Director: Walter Grauman | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Martin Balsam, Diane Baker, Ruth Roman