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1. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 8,997

2. North to Alaska (1960)

Approved | 122 min | Comedy, Romance, Western

7.0
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During the Alaska gold rush, prospector George sends partner Sam to Seattle to bring his fiancée but when it turns out that she married another man, Sam returns with a pretty substitute, the hostess of the Henhouse dance hall.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: John Wayne, Stewart Granger, Ernie Kovacs, Fabian

Votes: 5,444

3. Destry Rides Again (1939)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Western

7.7
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When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger

Votes: 8,113

4. The Bank Dick (1940)

Not Rated | 72 min | Comedy

7.3
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Henpecked Egbert Sousè has comic adventures as a substitute film director and unlikely bank guard.

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio

Votes: 5,543

5. The Night of the Grizzly (1966)

G | 102 min | Adventure, Western

6.6
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Ex-lawman Jim Cole retires to Wyoming to farm his land but a land-greedy neighbor, an ex-con turned bounty hunter and a vicious grizzly bear upset his retirement plans.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: Clint Walker, Martha Hyer, Keenan Wynn, Nancy Kulp

Votes: 785

6. Man in the Shadow (1958)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Virgil Renchler owns most of the town providing a thriving economy. When his men go too far and kill one of his migrant workmen, the sheriff goes after him even if it means his job and everyone else's.

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Jeff Chandler, Orson Welles, Colleen Miller, Ben Alexander

Votes: 613

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

Unrated | 75 min | Comedy, Western, Family

5.6
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Retired Texas Ranger Nash Crawford re-assembles his former Ranger outfit from the old days to fight crime in his hometown.

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

Votes: 280

8. The Proud Ones (1956)

Approved | 94 min | Western

7.1
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Marshal Cass Silver has to deal with his old nemesis, a corrupt gambler, and his hired guns come to town as well as recurring bouts of blindness.

Director: Robert D. Webb | Stars: Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo, Jeffrey Hunter, Robert Middleton

Votes: 748

9. Me and My Gal (1932)

79 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Young New York cop Dan falls in love with waterfront waitress Helen. Helen's sister Kate falls for gangster Duke. Dan must do in Duke.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Marion Burns, George Walsh

Votes: 632

10. The Outcasts of Poker Flat (1952)

81 min | Western

6.5
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Trapped in a snowbound mountain cabin, an assortment of travelers receives the unwelcome visit of a wanted outlaw.

Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: Anne Baxter, Dale Robertson, Miriam Hopkins, Cameron Mitchell

Votes: 130

11. The Man from Galveston (1963)

57 min | Western

6.4
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In 1800s Texas, during the early days of circuit-courts, lawyers had to be handy with their guns as well as with their law books when facing lynch mobs bent on administering frontier justice.

Director: William Conrad | Stars: Jeffrey Hunter, Preston Foster, James Coburn, Joanna Moore

Votes: 65

12. The Gun Hawk (1963)

Approved | 92 min | Western

6.0
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When his town-drunk father is killed by the Sully brothers, gunfighter Blaine Madden exacts his revenge but has to flee, aided by a young aspiring gunslinger, when the sheriff tries to arrest him.

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Rod Cameron, Ruta Lee, Rod Lauren

Votes: 169

13. Gold Raiders (1951)

Passed | 56 min | Comedy, Western

5.8
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On his way to Red Mesa to insure mine owners against loss from raids on their ore shipments, George O'Brien is ambushed by the raiders, and is accidentally saved by the Three Stooges who ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bernds | Stars: George O'Brien, Moe Howard, Shemp Howard, Larry Fine

Votes: 131

14. Like Father, Like Son (1961)

Approved | 90 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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The story of a small-town football star, Chris Wotan, who defies society, morals and his God and gets into so much trouble that he is expelled from school. Told in flashbacks, usually in ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Laughlin | Stars: Tom Laughlin, Stefanie Powers, William Wellman Jr., Robert Fuca

Votes: 42

15. The Arkansas Traveler (1938)

Approved | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Add a Plot

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Bob Burns, Fay Bainter, John Beal, Jean Parker

Votes: 19

16. Gunfire (1950)

Approved | 59 min | Western

5.3
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Tubercular Frank James has become a born again and retired from his career as an outlaw with his family but a look-a-like out;aw causes suspicion to fall back on him.

Director: William Berke | Stars: Don 'Red' Barry, Robert Lowery, Wally Vernon, Pamela Blake

Votes: 21

17. Shadows of Death (1945)

Approved | 59 min | Western

6.2
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With the railroad coming to Red Rock, trouble is expected and Billy has been sent ot help his friend Fuzzy who is the town's Sheriff, Judge, and barber. When the man that sent Billy is ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Dona Dax, Charles King

Votes: 40

18. Come to Stay (2015)

17 min | Short, Mystery

9.1
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60s style black & white chiller about the unhappily married Cliff and Emily Walker, who are on the way to their vacation, when their car breaks down in a creepy small town named Saxby...

Director: Dennis Vehlen | Stars: René de la Vigne, Katharina Rübertus, Stephan Franz, Heike Werntgen

Votes: 10

19. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: A Bell for Volcano (1965)

30 min | Western

8.0
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A town drunk and a businessman from a small town make a trip to San Francisco to buy a bell for the new Church In Volcano, California. While on the way back the businessman gets sick in ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Sholem | Stars: Jay Novello, Dick Simmons, Robert Carricart, Jean Willes

Votes: 12

20. Cannon (1971–1976)
Episode: A Deadly Quiet Town (1972)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.6
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Cannon is hired by a man concerned that his daughter is involved with a cult of college-age kids.

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: William Conrad, John Larch, John Rubinstein, Louise Latham

Votes: 27

21. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: A Plaque for Mayberry (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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That there may be a direct descendant of a Revolutionary War hero living in Mayberry flatters the town, 'til they learn who it is.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Hal Smith

Votes: 127

22. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: A Quart of Law (1959)

25 min | Western

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A crooked sheriff and his henchmen are attempting to continue their reign of terror by running a crooked election. Longley persuades an alcoholic former Harvard law professor to stand-up to... See full summary »

Director: Robert Gordon | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Edgar Stehli, Robert Lowery, Charles Cooper

23. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Alcohol and Old Lace (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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In tracking down area moonshiners, Barney and Andy hardly suspect the little, old Morrison sisters who've been so helpful to them, but they should.

Director: Gene Reynolds | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Howard McNear

Votes: 148

24. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Andy and the Gentleman Crook (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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The infamous con man 'Gentleman' Dan Caldwell beguiles nearly everyone from his cell at Andy's jail - all but Andy.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 117

25. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Aunt Bee the Warden (1962)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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With the jail full of angry moonshiners, Otis serves his latest public intoxication sentence at the Taylor residence under the stern and watchful eye of Aunt Bee.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 125

26. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Barney and the Governor (1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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After Barney tickets the governor's car for illegal parking, the governor is impressed and comes to Mayberry to congratulate him for doing a good job. Barney doesn't realize this and thinks he is going to lose his job instead.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Parley Baer

Votes: 122

27. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Bringing Up Opie (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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After he handcuffs a classmate to a flagpole, Aunt Bee insists the jail is no place for Opie to hang out, but denying him contact with his pa puts him at greater risk.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 102

28. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)
Episode: Call Your Shot (1959)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.3
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A grieving father who is the town drunk hires Josh Randall with his last $30 to find his murdered son's body, but Josh's search for clues runs up against a cowardly conspiracy of silence. Josh isn't sure anyone is missing at all.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Steve McQueen, James Dunn, Steve Brodie, Luana Patten

Votes: 51

29. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Crime-Free Mayberry (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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All but Andy get excited over Mayberry's distinction at being named the most crime-free town in America, unaware they're being targeted by criminals while honoring their lawmen.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 118

30. Supernatural (2005– )
Episode: Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.7
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Sam and Dean investigate Bobby's home town where the dead are rising from the grave but instead of attacking humans, they are happily reuniting with their families. The brothers turn to ... See full summary »

Director: John F. Showalter | Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Kim Rhodes

Votes: 1,976

31. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Deputy Otis (1962)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Otis is made a temporary deputy so he can impress his visiting older brother.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Hal Smith

Votes: 117

32. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)
Episode: Eight Cent Reward (1958)

Approved | 25 min | Western

7.8
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On Christmas Eve Randall receives his most daunting assignment yet from a young boy who has eight cents to pay: bring in Santa Claus. Tricked into the job, Randall tries to make the best of a bad situation for the boy's family.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Steve McQueen, Mort Mills, Virginia Gregg, Lloyd Corrigan

Votes: 74

33. Jamestown (2017– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2017)

Drama, History

7.4
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A shipload of women arrive at the fledgling colony, Alice, Verity and Jocelyn are among those who colonists have bought to be 'maids to make wives'. The women get a first look at their new husbands.

Director: John Alexander | Stars: Naomi Battrick, Max Beesley, Claire Cox, Shaun Dooley

Votes: 36

34. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: Home Is the Brave (1960)

60 min | Western

8.4
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Cheyenne is sent to White River with the body of Cole Prescott for burial who died in battle saving his comrades including Cheyenne. Cheyenne expects a warm greeting but instead the town is full of hatred for the man and want him gone.

Director: Emory Horger | Stars: Clint Walker, Paula Raymond, John Howard, John Archer

Votes: 24

35. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Hot Rod Otis (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Otis has Andy and Barney worried when he buys a car.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Hal Smith

Votes: 94

36. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Joe Phy (1958)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

8.1
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Matt and Chester travel to the small town of Elkader to arrest would-be killer Kerry Post, but find they must first expose a bogus U.S. Marshal in order to lure him into town.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 58

37. The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962–1963)
Episode: Now, You Take Your Average Rock... (1962)

30 min | Drama

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While his car is being repaired at a garage bordering an Arizona ghost town, Adam learns that a large rock falling off a mountain onto Main Street caused its demise. He imagines the steps ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Henreid | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Paul Ford, Marie Windsor, Guy Raymond

38. Hec Ramsey (1972–1974)
Episode: Only Birds and Fools (1974)

74 min | Western

7.4
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New Prospect hosts the first flight by two airplane inventors, but a cloud hanging over the celebrated exhibition is Hec's investigation of a mysterious murder. Doc Coogan attempts to heal a family torn asunder by alcoholism.

Director: Harry Morgan | Stars: Richard Boone, Rick Lenz, Harry Morgan, Robert Foxworth

Votes: 8

39. Family Guy (1999– )
Episode: Peter's Two Dads (2007)

TV-MA | 21 min | Animation, Comedy

7.7
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After Francis dies, Peter learns his real biological father lives in Ireland, so he and Brian set out to find him.

Directors: Cyndi Tang, James Purdum, Peter Shin | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 844

40. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Prisoner of Love (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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A beautiful young prisoner manages to charm both Barney and Andy.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 128

41. The Restless Gun (1957–1959)
Episode: Quiet City (1958)

30 min | Western

6.8
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Bonner rides into Quiet City, a town that was once wild but is now peaceful. The sheriff of more than thirty years, an old friend of Bonner's, feels as if he's no longer needed and misses ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: John Payne, John Dehner, William Joyce, Reed Howes

Votes: 6

42. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Quiet Sam (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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Barney grows increasingly wary of a reticent new farmer in town, calling up a posse during a thunderstorm when it seems Andy has walked straight into the man's nefarious trap.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 125

43. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Sheriff Barney (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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When Barney is offered the job of sheriff in a nearby town, he and Andy trade jobs for a day to see what kind of sheriff he would be.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 116

44. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: Sweet Sam (1962)

60 min | Western

7.9
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Sam is a friend to everyone in town. When offering to help little Billy who has a crippled leg, he works night and day in Eli's shop to create a miracle for the boy. But is he working feverishly on that or something else.

Director: Robert Sparr | Stars: Clint Walker, Ronnie Haran, Roger Mobley, Denver Pyle

Votes: 22

45. Johnny Ringo (1959–1960)
Episode: The Arrival (1959)

25 min | Western

8.0
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Johnny Ringo, a notorious gunslinger, is hired as the sheriff of Velardi, Arizona, a wide-open frontier town. His first act as the Velardi's lawman is to hire the town drunk, Case Thomas, ... See full summary »

Director: Howard W. Koch | Stars: Don Durant, Karen Sharpe, Mark Goddard, Terence de Marney

Votes: 10

46. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: The Gunmen (1960)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.2
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Hoss and Little Joe are mistaken for bloodthirsty hired killers in a small Texas town dominated by two feuding families.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts

Votes: 94

47. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: The Inspector (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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A new state inspector pays the annual call on Andy's jail only to spot multiple reasons for having Andy impeached and Barney dismissed.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Tod Andrews

Votes: 109

48. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: The Loaded Goat (1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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What do you do with a goat full of dynamite? Nobody in Mayberry seems to know, least of all Otis, who shows up even more 'loaded' than the goat.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Parley Baer

Votes: 145

49. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: The Manhunt (1960)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.7
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A state police captain errs in not utilizing Sheriff Taylor's intimate knowledge of the area and its people when issuing a dragnet for an escaped criminal.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 215

50. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: The Sisters (1959)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.0
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Adam has a duel with someone who insulted a saloon girl he likes. Ben is concerned that his son is getting involved with a girl who's past hasn't been very rosy. When she is shot and killed... See full summary »

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 44