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1. State of Affairs (2014– )
45 min | Drama, Thriller | Active
A CIA officer plucked from the field to become the president's daily briefer, assuming responsibility for targeting America's most critical threats while navigating the unique lifestyle that comes with such a high-powered job.
3. Survival Code (2013 TV Movie)
R | Action, Sci-Fi
In 2045, a former MMA fighter turned government agent, runs a bar in the tiny town of Borealis - where a number of international interests are vying for control of the area.
6. New Town (2009 TV Movie)
73 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
The New Town area of Edinburgh is a magnet for architects, estate agents and upwardly-mobile families, each wanting to remould it in their own way. So when the head of Scottish Heritage ... See full summary »
Concrete Cowboys (1979– )
Not Rated | 90 min | Adventure
Two Montana saddletramps head to Nashville to open up a detective agency. At first, the agency begins on a lark, but soon they get involved in a case involving a kidnapped singer.
Rookie Blue (2010– )
41 min | Crime, Drama
Triumph turns to humiliation when a high-stakes take-down of a suspect goes awry. Andy McNally has made a critical rookie mistake, ruining a long-running undercover drug sting, and tries to... See full summary »
Saturday Night Live (1975– )
George Carlin/Billy Preston/Janis Ian
TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music
The host for the episode is George Carlin, and the musical guests are Billy Preston and Janis Ian. The skits for this episode are as follows: an ESL teacher gives increasingly bizarre ... See full summary »
Writers: Anne Beatts, Chevy Chase, Al Franken, Tom Davis, Lorne Michaels, Rosie Shuster, Garrett Morris, Michael O'Donoghue, Herbert Sargent, Tom Schiller, Alan Zweibel, Albert Brooks | Director: Dave Wilson | Stars: George Carlin, Janis Ian, Billy Preston, Albert Brooks
Knight Rider (2008–2009)
TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
When a group of ruthless mercenaries kill a reclusive scientist, his creation, a new model of artificially intelligent supercar, escapes to find his daughter and recruit a ex-soldier to thwart them.
Outreach Connection (2007– )
Laura Willing: Care Net Pregnancy
Unrated | Talk-Show
Laura Willing with Care Net Pregnancy sits down with Debra and is the first guest to be interviewed by Dr.Peppers in this pilot episode of the Outreach Connection program.
Life and Stuff
TV-PG | Comedy, Drama
In the series pilot, Roseanne is summoned to a parent/teacher conference after Darlene has been barking in class.
Matt Gets It
TV-PG | 30 min | Western
Matt is critically wounded while attempting to arrest super-fast gunman Dan Grat. Grat runs rampant in Dodge while Matt recovers, but is unpleasantly surprised when the recovered marshal challenges him again.
The A-Team (1983–1987)
TV-PG | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Amy Allen is a reporter who is worried when her friend another reporter went to Mexico to do a story but appears to have disappeared. She tries to use everything she can to find even the ... See full summary »
Rude Awakening (1998–2001)
TV-MA | Comedy
Actress-turned-writer Billie Frank confronts her problems with her addictions. She finds herself in Addictions Anonymous after a DWI accident.
Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
TV-14 | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A high school chemistry teacher is diagnosed with terminal lung cancer and resorts to selling methamphetamine to provide for his family when he is dead.
House M.D. (2004–2012)
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery
Young kindergarten teacher Rebecca Adler collapses in her classroom after uncontrolled gibberish slips out of her mouth while she is about to teach students.
How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )
TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Student Wes Gibbins begins attending law classes taught by renowned lawyer, the tough and enigmatic Annalise Keating. She offers five students the chance to work with her, while in a flash forward, the students chosen dispose of a body.
TV-14 | 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A group of detectives and officers work at the 15th Precinct, a seedy police station in Manhattan, New York City. Detective John Kelly, a 15-year veteran of the force, deals with his ... See full summary »
Person of Interest (2011– )
44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
When the social security number of a young prosecutor comes up, Reese and Finch work together to figure out if their person of interest is the victim or perpetrator.
The X-Files (1993–2002)
TV-14 | 46 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A young F.B.I. agent is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent, but finds herself drawn into his investigations of paranormal and unexplained phenomena.
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993–1997)
TV-PG | 92 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
After Clark gets a job at the Daily Planet, he joins Lois in investigating space shuttle sabotage, which he must thwart as Superman.
TV-14 | Comedy
After returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake is all set to pop the question on bended knee, but before he can ask, Annie lets loose on Jake for his inability to commit. ... See full summary »
Covert Affairs (2010– )
TV-PG | 77 min | Action, Crime, Drama
New CIA recruit Annie Walker is brought in to retrieve secrets from a Russian spy seeking asylum, but he is assassinated by a sniper before the exchange can be finished.
2 Broke Girls (2011– )
TV-14 | Comedy
Experienced waitress Max Black meets her new co-worker, former rich-girl Caroline Channing, and puts her skills to the test at an old but re-emerging Brooklyn diner. Despite her initial ... See full summary »
TV-14 | 120 min | Action, Drama
Fueled by a desire to reunite with his wife Dana and son Trip, former police officer Vince Faraday becomes "The Cape" -- his son's favorite comic book superhero -- and takes the law into ... See full summary »
Ben and Kate (2012–2013)
TV-14 | Comedy
When they were orphaned, goofy rascal Ben Fox broke away from his uptight sister Kate, who became a single but devoted mother to Maddie. Ben, years ago often drops by, using Kate's ... See full summary »
According to Jim (2001–2009)
TV-PG | Comedy
Cheryl can't leave Ruby alone on her first week at kindergarten. Jim says it's because she's a woman and decides to take her himself, but he also can't leave her behind. Jim not only can't ... See full summary »
That Was the Week That Was (1962–1963)
Writers: Christopher Booker, Caryl Brahms, John Cleese, Kenneth Cope, Peter Dobereiner, David Frost, Willis Hall, Tony Hendra, Richard Ingrams, Antony Jay, Gerald Kaufman, Bernard Levin, Peter Lewis, David Nathan, Dennis Potter, William Rushton, Ned Sherrin, Steven Vinaver, Keith Waterhouse | Director: Ned Sherrin | Stars: David Frost, Millicent Martin, Bernard Levin, William Rushton
Play for Today (1970–1984)
Rumpole of the Bailey
An irreverent barrister chooses to defend a young Jamaican boy accused of stabbing on the same day his only son leaves for college in America.
TV-14 | 41 min | Action, Crime, Drama
When an enraged gunman takes a hostage in a public square, the team must take drastic action and deal with the consequences.
Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
The Family Man
TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy
The story of Grady and his eyebrow-raising gift to his daughter and son-in-law just before their cocktail party for stuffy university professors.
Barney Miller (1974–1982)
The Life and Times of Barney Miller
30 min | Comedy, Drama
When a drug addict holds the precinct hostage, Captain Barney Miller has to talk him out of it.