Most Popular Titles With Alan Manson


1. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

2. Columbo (1971–2003)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Los Angeles homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo uses his humble ways and ingenuous demeanor to winkle out even the most well-concealed of crimes.

Creators: Richard Levinson, William Link | Stars: Peter Falk, Mike Lally, John Finnegan, Bruce Kirby

3. M*A*S*H (1972–1983)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, War

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The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation.

Creator: Larry Gelbart | Stars: Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swit, Jamie Farr

4. Three's Company (1977–1984)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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The misadventures of two women and one man living in one apartment and their neighbors.

Creators: Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West | Stars: John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers, Richard Kline

5. The Devil's Advocate (1997)

R | 144 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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60 Metascore

An exceptionally adept Florida lawyer is offered a job to work in New York City for a high-end law firm with a high-end boss - the biggest opportunity of his career to date.

Writers: Andrew Neiderman, Jonathan Lemkin, Tony Gilroy | Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, Charlize Theron, Jeffrey Jones

6. Good Times (1974–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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A poor Afro-American family make the best of things in the Chicago housing projects.

Creators: Mike Evans, Norman Lear, Eric Monte | Stars: BernNadette Stanis, Ralph Carter, Jimmie Walker, Ja'net DuBois

7. Charlie's Angels (1976–1981)

Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

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The adventures of three sexy female private eyes.

Creators: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Stars: Kate Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith, David Doyle

8. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Roy Huggins | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Luis Delgado

9. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants.

Creators: Norman Lear, Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Roxie Roker

10. Mary Tyler Moore (1970–1977)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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The lives and trials of a young single woman and her friends, both at work and at home.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Edward Asner, Gavin MacLeod, Valerie Harper

11. Maude (1972–1978)

30 min | Comedy

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This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal, independent woman living in Tuckahoe, NY with her fourth husband Walter, owner of Findlay's ... See full summary »

Creator: Norman Lear | Stars: Bea Arthur, Bill Macy, Conrad Bain, Rue McClanahan

12. The Six Million Dollar Man (1974–1978)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

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After a crippled test pilot is rebuilt with nuclear powered limbs and implants, he serves as a unique intelligence agent.

Stars: Lee Majors, Richard Anderson, Martin E. Brooks, Lindsay Wagner

13. The Doors (1991)

R | 140 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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62 Metascore

The story of the famous and influential 1960s rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison, from his days as a UCLA film student in Los Angeles, to his untimely death in Paris, France at age 27 in 1971.

Writers: Randall Jahnson, Oliver Stone | Director: Oliver Stone | Stars: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Frank Whaley

14. As the World Turns (1956–2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Romance

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Set in the fictional town of Oakdale, this long-running serial focuses on the relationships and difficulties of its inhabitants.

Creator: Irna Phillips | Stars: Colleen Zenk, Kelley Menighan Hensley, Don Hastings, Jon Hensley

15. Kojak (1973–1978)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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A bald police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city.

Creator: Abby Mann | Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

16. The Decoy Bride (2011)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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When the world's media descend on the remote Scottish island where a Hollywood actress is attempting to get married, a local girl is hired as a decoy bride to put the paparazzi off the scent.

Writers: Neil Jaworski, Sally Phillips | Director: Sheree Folkson | Stars: Kelly Macdonald, David Tennant, Alice Eve, Michael Urie

17. Mannix (1967–1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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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.

Creators: Bruce Geller, Richard Levinson, William Link | Stars: Mike Connors, Gail Fisher, Ward Wood, Ron Nyman

18. The Bob Newhart Show (1972–1978)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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The professional and personal misadventures of a psychologist and his family, patients, friends and colleagues.

Creators: David Davis, Lorenzo Music | Stars: Bob Newhart, Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily, Marcia Wallace

19. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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The missions of a major city's police department's Special Weapons and Tactics unit.

Creators: Robert Hamner, Rick Husky, Lee Stanley | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

20. T.J. Hooker (1982–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano.

Creator: Rick Husky | Stars: William Shatner, Heather Locklear, Adrian Zmed, James Darren

21. Quincy M.E. (1976–1983)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

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The cases of a coroner who investigates suspicious deaths that usually suggest murder.

Creators: Glen A. Larson, Lou Shaw | Stars: Jack Klugman, John S. Ragin, Robert Ito, Joseph Roman

22. Vega$ (1978–1981)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Dan Tanna is a private investigator in the gambling town of Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas can be seedy or glamorous, depending upon the point of view. This show is also notable for perhaps ... See full summary »

Creator: Michael Mann | Stars: Robert Urich, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis, Greg Morris

23. Lou Grant (1977–1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

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The trials of the former TV station manager, turned newspaper city editor, and his journalist staff.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns, Gene Reynolds, Leon Tokatyan | Stars: Edward Asner, Robert Walden, Mason Adams, Jack Bannon

24. McMillan & Wife (1971–1977)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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San Francisco Police Commissioner Stewart "Mac" McMillan and his amateur detective wife keep their marriage unpredictable while solving the city's most baffling crimes.

Creator: Leonard Stern | Stars: Rock Hudson, John Schuck, Susan Saint James, Nancy Walker

25. Car 54, Where Are You? (1961–1963)

30 min | Comedy

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The misadventures of two of New York's finest (a Mutt and Jeff pair) in the mythical 53rd precinct in the Bronx. Toody, the short, stocky and dim-witted one either saves the day or muffs ... See full summary »

Creator: Nat Hiken | Stars: Joe E. Ross, Fred Gwynne, Paul Reed, Al Lewis

26. The Patty Duke Show (1963–1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Music

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Cathy Lane, teen-aged daughter of a globe-trotting journalist, comes to live at the home of her uncle, a newspaper editor in New York City. Curiously, Cathy is the spitting image of her ... See full summary »

Creators: William Asher, Sidney Sheldon | Stars: Patty Duke, Jean Byron, William Schallert, Paul O'Keefe

27. McCloud (1970–1977)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Sam McCloud is a Marshal from a Taos, New Mexico, who takes a temporary assignment in the New York City Police. His keen sense of detail and detecting subtle clues, learned from his experience, enable him to nab unsuspecting criminals despite his unbelieving boss.

Creator: Herman Miller | Stars: Dennis Weaver, J.D. Cannon, Terry Carter, Ken Lynch

28. Cannon (1971–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

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Frank Cannon is an overweight, balding ex-cop with a deep voice and expensive tastes in culinary pleasures; he becomes a high-priced private investigator.

Creator: Edward Hume | Stars: William Conrad, Patrick Culliton, Tom Pittman, Charles Bateman

29. The Edge of Night (1956–1984)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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In the fictional city of Monticello, attorney Mike Karr and his colleagues are involved in solving crimes and intrigue which touch the lives of many citizens. Some such citizens include ... See full summary »

Creator: Irving Vendig | Stars: Terry Davis, Tony Craig, Frances Fisher, Joe Lambie

30. Cafe Society (1995)

R | 107 min | Drama, Mystery

5.6
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A society playboy with a taste for the lowlife is set up for exploitation by an unscrupulous undercover cop and his shadowy political masters.

Writer: Raymond De Felitta | Director: Raymond De Felitta | Stars: Frank Whaley, Peter Gallagher, Lara Flynn Boyle, John Spencer

31. Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971)

PG-13 | 89 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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A recently institutionalized woman has bizarre experiences after moving into a supposedly haunted country farmhouse and fears she may be losing her sanity once again.

Writers: John D. Hancock, Lee Kalcheim | Director: John D. Hancock | Stars: Zohra Lampert, Barton Heyman, Kevin O'Connor, Gretchen Corbett

32. Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)

PG | 96 min | Drama, Sport

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The story of the friendship between a star pitcher, wise to the world, and a half-wit catcher, as they cope with the catcher's terminal illness through a baseball season.

Writer: Mark Harris | Director: John D. Hancock | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Robert De Niro, Vincent Gardenia, Phil Foster

33. Harry O (1973–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Harry Orwell is a world-weary private investigator who was forced to leave the San Diego Police Department after a bullet became lodged near his spine. He lived on the beach, and, when not ... See full summary »

Creator: Howard Rodman | Stars: David Janssen, Anthony Zerbe, Paul Tulley, Henry Darrow

34. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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The Mike Douglas Show was a variety show out of Cleveland OH and then Philadelphia PA, broadcast in the daytime. It's structure was similar to The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and The ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Douglas, Ellie Frankel, David Brenner, Sergio Franchi

35. The Detective (1968)

Approved | 114 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Police detective Joe Leland investigates the murder of a homosexual man. While investigating, he discovers links to official corruption in New York City in this drama that delves into a world of sex and drugs.

Writers: Abby Mann, Roderick Thorp | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Lee Remick, Ralph Meeker, Jack Klugman

36. The Rain People (1969)

R | 101 min | Drama

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Having discovered that she is pregnant, Natalie Ravenna (Shirley Knight), a Long Island housewife panics and leaves home to see if she might just possibly have made something different out ... See full summary »

Writer: Francis Ford Coppola | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: James Caan, Shirley Knight, Robert Duvall, Marya Zimmet

37. Switch (1975–1978)

90 min | Crime, Action, Drama

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An ex-cop and an ex-con start their own detective agency.

Creator: Glen A. Larson | Stars: Robert Wagner, Eddie Albert, Charlie Callas, Sharon Gless

38. Daniel (1983)

R | 130 min | Drama

6.6
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The fictionalized story of Daniel, the son of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, who were executed as Soviet spies in the 1950s.

Writer: E.L. Doctorow | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Timothy Hutton, Mandy Patinkin, Lindsay Crouse, Edward Asner

39. N.Y.P.D. (1967–1969)

30 min | Crime, Drama

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The three detectives fight every kind of criminal all over New York City. The show featured many actual New York locations, as well as episodes based on real New York police cases.

Creators: Arnold Perl, David Susskind | Stars: Jack Warden, Robert Hooks, Frank Converse, Ted Beniades

40. This Is the Army (1943)

121 min | Comedy, Musical, War

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In WWI dancer Jerry Jones stages an all-soldier show on Broadway, called Yip Yip Yaphank. Wounded in the war, he becomes a producer. In WWII his son Johnny Jones, who was before his ... See full summary »

Writers: Casey Robinson, Claude Binyon | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: George Murphy, Joan Leslie, George Tobias, Alan Hale

41. The Jackie Gleason Show (1952–1959)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy

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Stars: Jack Lescoulie, The June Taylor Dancers, Jackie Gleason, Ray Bloch

42. The Cemetery Club (1993)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy

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This comedy with much Jewish humor is about the widows Doris, Ester and Lucille, who's husbands died one after another in just a few years. The 3 friends in their 50s react quite ... See full summary »

Writer: Ivan Menchell | Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Olympia Dukakis, Diane Ladd, Danny Aiello

43. Montana (1998)

R | 96 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.4
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Claire is a tough gang member that has to find the Boss' mistress, Kitty, who ran away from him. She is accompanied by Boss' trigger-happy son Jimmy. Claire's colleague gangster Nick is ... See full summary »

Writers: Erich Hoeber, Jon Hoeber | Director: Jennifer Leitzes | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, Stanley Tucci, Robin Tunney, Robbie Coltrane

44. The Blue Knight (1975–1976)

60 min | Action, Drama, Crime

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The exploits of Los Angeles beat cop Bumper Morgan.

Creators: Albert Ruben, E. Jack Neuman | Stars: George Kennedy, John Steadman, Barbara Rhoades, Lee Weaver

45. Leadbelly (1976)

PG | 126 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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The life of Blues and folk singer Huddie Leadbetter, nicknamed Leadbelly is recounted. Covering the good times and bad from his 20s to 40s. Much of that time was spent on chain gangs in the... See full summary »

Writer: Ernest Kinoy | Director: Gordon Parks | Stars: Roger E. Mosley, Paul Benjamin, Madge Sinclair, Alan Manson

46. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)

60 min | Drama

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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Lytell, Jay Jackson, Bob Stanton, E.G. Marshall

47. Danger (1950–1955)

30 min | Drama

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Live psychological and murder mystery dramas and one of the first U.S. TV dramas to make effective use of background music.

Stars: Dick Stark, Edward Binns, Joseph Anthony, Richard Kiley

48. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)

60 min | Drama

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Documentary dramas - plays that were based on true stories, were the forte of Armstrong Circle Theater. Many movie actors and actresses got their start here.

Stars: Douglas Edwards, Sandy Becker, Bob Sherry, John Cameron Swayze

49. The Eddie Capra Mysteries (1978–1979)

60 min | Drama, Crime

6.9
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The mysteries of headstrong attorney Eddie Capra.

Creator: Peter S. Fischer | Stars: Vincent Baggetta, Wendy Phillips, Ken Swofford, Seven McDonald

50. Whiffs (1975)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime

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A private applies to be a test subject for the military's new chemical weapons program. After many tests he decides to use his knowledge on chemical warfare to rob banks. He will need a partner, though.

Writer: Malcolm Marmorstein | Director: Ted Post | Stars: Elliott Gould, Eddie Albert, Harry Guardino, Godfrey Cambridge

51. Poor Devil (1973 TV Movie)

73 min | Comedy, Fantasy

5.8
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A young down on his luck resident of hell (Sammy Davis Jr.) is given a chance to redeem himself by signing up a down on his luck retail accountant to sell his soul to Lucifer (Christopher Lee).

Writers: Richard Baer, Earl Barret, Arne Sultan | Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Sammy Davis Jr., Christopher Lee, Jack Klugman, Adam West

52. Kaz (1978–1979)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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The cases of former car thief-turned-criminal attorney Martin "Kaz" Kazinsky.

Creators: Don Carlos Dunaway, Ron Leibman, Sam Rolfe | Stars: Ron Leibman, Patrick O'Neal, Mark Withers, Edith Atwater

53. For the People (1965– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

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David Koster is an obsessive New York City assistant district attorney who gets into trouble because of his passion for justice. His boss, Anthony Celese, tries to keep him under control ... See full summary »

Stars: William Shatner, Howard Da Silva, Lonny Chapman, Jessica Walter

54. Lanigan's Rabbi (1976– )

90 min | Drama, Crime

5.9
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Police Chief Paul Lanigan and David Small, a rabbi in Cameron, California, are friends and both solve crimes in the local town. They also spent many evenings socializing but the wives ... See full summary »

Stars: Art Carney, Janis Paige, Janet Margolin, Barbara Carney

55. Cop Hater (1958)

PG | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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The hardworking detectives of the 87th Precinct in an unnamed city during a massive heat wave investigate the seemingly random murders of policemen.

Writers: Evan Hunter, Henry Kane | Director: William Berke | Stars: Robert Loggia, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Ellen Parker, Shirley Ballard

56. Charles and Diana: Unhappily Ever After (1992 TV Movie)

M | 95 min | Biography, Drama

5.2
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Writer: Nancy Sackett | Director: John Power | Stars: Catherine Oxenberg, Roger Rees, Benedict Taylor, Tracy Brabin

57. The People vs. Jean Harris (1981 TV Movie)

147 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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A re-enactment of the trial of the mistress of the Scarsdale Diet doctor for his March 1980 murder, with excerpts from the transcript of the proceedings serving as the script.

Writer: George Lefferts | Director: George Schaefer | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Martin Balsam, Richard Dysart, Peter Coyote

58. Detective School (1979– )

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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The comic exploits of the wackos who populate a detective school run by a rundown PI.

Stars: Taylor Negron, Douglas Fowley, James Gregory, Randolph Mantooth

59. The Trial of Chaplain Jensen (1975 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama

6.2
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Based on a true story, this film tells the story of Chaplain Andrew Jensen, the only U.S. navy chaplain ever court-martialed on charges of adultery.

Writers: Martin Abrahamson, Andrew Jensen, Loring Mandel | Director: Robert Day | Stars: James Franciscus, Joanna Miles, Lynda Day George, Dorothy Tristan

60. Hickey (1976 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

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A hustling lawyer hires a young female lawyer to assist with his workload and discovers she is only interested in altruism, not profit.

Creator: Alan Alda | Director: Alan Alda | Stars: Jack Weston, Louise Williams, Beverly Sanders, Malcolm Atterbury

61. Bandits: Phoenix Rising (2003 Video Game)

Action, Comedy

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The story revolves around the good friends Fennec and Rewdalf, and their attempts to hit the jackpot (that is, robbing the legendary Jericho City on their even more legendary gold stack) in... See full summary »

Stars: Roger Brett, Tim Earle, Heather Losi, Jim Losi

62. Marriage Is Alive and Well (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Comedy

6.2
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A photographer who specializes in weddings and who, according to others, has the perfect marriage. However, he and his wife are at a crossroad and have decided to separate. While he and his... See full summary »

Writer: Lee Kalcheim | Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Jack Albertson, Deborah Baltzell, Melinda Dillon, Judd Hirsch

63. Emma and Grandpa on the Farm (1983 TV Movie)

Family

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This award winning program was orginally produced for British telrvision and features a unque combination of live action with voice-over narration in charming rhyming coupets. Follow Emma, ... See full summary »

Writer: Joy Whitby | Director: Joy Whitby | Stars: Emma Helmer, Alan Manson, Shelley Winters

64. The Blue Knight (1975–1976)
Episode: A Fashionable Connection (1976)

Action, Drama, Crime

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Writer: Joseph Wambaugh | Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: George Kennedy, Ina Balin, James Canning, Leigh Christian

65. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)
Episode: A Letter to Mr. Priest (1950)

Drama

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Writer: Margaret Cousins | Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Nelson Olmsted, Leora Dana, Larry Blyden, Alan Manson

66. Cannon (1971–1976)
Episode: A Touch of Venom (1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

7.4
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A group of terrorists have drugged Cannon with a poison, giving him 72 hours to give them a defector and receive the antidote or die.

Creator: Edward Hume | Director: Chris Robinson | Stars: William Conrad, Sondra Locke, Gregory Rozakis, Catherine Burns

67. Mannix (1967–1975)
Episode: A Word Called Courage (1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Joe Mannix is confronted by Harry Bennett, with whom Mannix served in Korea and who was later court-martialed, on testimony from Mannix, for giving information to his captors while a ... See full summary »

Creators: Richard Levinson, William Link, Bruce Geller | Director: Bill Bixby | Stars: Mike Connors, Gail Fisher, Anthony Zerbe, Brenda Benet

68. Charlie's Angels (1976–1981)
Episode: Angels in Paradise (1977)

Not Rated | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.1
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Sabrina and Kelly welcome a new Angel in the person of Jill's little sister Kris. However, the celebration is short lived as the Angels receive word that Charlie, who was on vacation in ... See full summary »

Creators: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Director: Charles S. Dubin | Stars: Kate Jackson, Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Ladd, David Doyle

69. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)
Episode: Because of the Lockwoods (1949)

Drama

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Writer: Dorothy Whipple | Director: Gordon Duff | Stars: Bramwell Fletcher, Marjorie Gateson, Alan Manson, Ethel Remey

70. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Bentley's Problem (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.2
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Bentley is having issues from a grouchy man at the parking garage. George advices Bentley to be more aggressive with people during disagreements so that he doesn't always have to be pushed ... See full summary »

Creators: Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West, Norman Lear | Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Paul Benedict, Marla Gibbs

71. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Black Mirror: Part 1 (1978)

12 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A blind psychologist, who is being terrorized by an unknown stalker, turns to Jim for help.

Creators: Roy Huggins, Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kathryn Harrold

72. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Black Mirror: Part 2 (1978)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Rockford's investigation of psychologist Megan Dougherty's stalker leads him to one of her patients who may have a split personality - one of which is a paid killer.

Creators: Roy Huggins, Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kathryn Harrold

73. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Blood Is Thicker... (1992)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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An man from an old-money New York family is accused of killing his wife over an affair. The man she was seeing is reluctant to testify, and the case rides on the positive identification of a family heirloom.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Paul Sorvino, Chris Noth, Dann Florek, Michael Moriarty

74. Charlie's Angels (1976–1981)
Episode: Consenting Adults (1976)

Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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Spunky Maggie Cunningham hires the Angels to find her son Clifton, but the routine missing person's case turns out to be only the tip of an iceberg involving prostitution, smuggling and murder.

Creators: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Director: George McCowan | Stars: Kate Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith, David Doyle

75. Kojak (1973–1978)
Episode: Dead Again (1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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A young woman comes to police headquarters and tells Kojak that she just recognized a man on the street as an old neighbor of hers, a mobster who was reported killed a year ago. She fears ... See full summary »

Creator: Abby Mann | Director: Sigmund Neufeld Jr. | Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

76. The Edge of Night (1956–1984)
Episode: Episode #1.3048 (1967)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Louise and Nancy speculate about the possibility of a future marriage between Adam and Cookie, which is the same topic of gossip between Mike and secretary Jeanne Culpepper. Ken shows ... See full summary »

Writers: William Kendall Clarke, Lou Scofield | Stars: Laurence Hugo, Ann Flood, Walter Greaza, Ray MacDonnell

77. The Edge of Night (1956–1984)
Episode: Episode #1.3050 (1967)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Joe follows up with Ken Emerson about the story to expose crime in Leroy County, where Harry Constable is running a racket on his riverboat casino. Emerson accuses Adam of being interested ... See full summary »

Writers: William Kendall Clarke, Lou Scofield | Director: Joseph K. Chomyn | Stars: Millette Alexander, Don Crabtree, John Gibson, Alan Manson

78. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #14.175 (1976)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Dana Andrews, Charo, Mike Douglas, Howard Duff

79. The Edge of Night (1956–1984)
Episode: Episode dated 15 April 1966 (1966)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Writer: Lou Scofield | Stars: Laurence Hugo, Ann Flood, Mary K. Wells, Ray MacDonnell

80. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Fade in to Murder (1976)

73 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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An egotistical but successful star of a TV detective show murders his blackmailing producer and makes it look like a robbery.

Creators: Richard Levinson, William Link | Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: Peter Falk, William Shatner, Bert Remsen, Alan Manson

81. Lou Grant (1977–1982)
Episode: Gambling (1979)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama

8.1
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To help with a story on the legalization of gambling, Lou befriends an elderly man who has inside tips for betting on the horses. Billie's new boyfriend uses her to feed his gambling addiction.

Creators: Allan Burns, James L. Brooks, Gene Reynolds, Leon Tokatyan | Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Edward Asner, Robert Walden, Linda Kelsey, Mason Adams

82. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Ghost of the Ripper (1979)

49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Psychotic Jack Schulman is killing prostitutes. Amateur criminologist Philiip Graykirk sees a pattern similar to the Jack-the-Ripper murders and predicts more deaths to come.

Creator: Michael Mann | Director: Lawrence Dobkin | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

83. Three's Company (1977–1984)
Episode: Handcuffed (1980)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Jack and Chrissy are handcuffed together after a police officer leaves his cuffs in their apartment.

Creators: Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West | Director: Dave Powers | Stars: John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers, Richard Kline

84. Car 54, Where Are You? (1961–1963)
Episode: Here We Go Again (1963)

Comedy

8.2
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Muldoon's father, Patrick was a police captain and a hero -- or was he?

Creator: Nat Hiken | Director: Stanley Prager | Stars: Joe E. Ross, Fred Gwynne, Al Lewis, Beatrice Pons

85. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: I.D. (1996)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A woman is charged with murdering her sister, but prosecutors learn that the defendant is actually the other sister--who assumed the real victim's identity. Meanwhile, the judge becomes hostile to the prosecution during the trial.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Director: Constantine Makris | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

86. T.J. Hooker (1982–1986)
Episode: Into the Night (1986)

70 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Hooker crosses the mob and the FBI while investigating a robbery where a former police officer is shot.

Creator: Rick Husky | Director: James Darren | Stars: William Shatner, Heather Locklear, James Darren, Leo Rossi

87. Good Times (1974–1979)
Episode: J.J.'s New Career: Part 2 (1976)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.4
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Once J.J. accepts a job as a bookie, he begins making good money, and Thelma does not have to take a semester off from college to work. Florida eventually finds out though, and she does not approve at all.

Creators: Eric Monte, Mike Evans, Norman Lear | Director: Gerren Keith | Stars: Esther Rolle, Ralph Carter, BernNadette Stanis, Jimmie Walker

88. Kaz (1978–1979)
Episode: Kazinski Versus Bennett (1979)

Crime, Drama

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Creators: Don Carlos Dunaway, Ron Leibman, Sam Rolfe | Stars: Edith Atwater, Linda Carlson, Steve Franken, James Hampton

89. Kojak (1973–1978)
Episode: Knockover (1973)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A newbie from Baltimore is gunned down at a Manhattan bus stop by a thug she knows, who wants only her huge, expensive ring, but can't pry it off before he has to flee. Lt. Kojak discovers ... See full summary »

Creator: Abby Mann | Director: Charles S. Dubin | Stars: Telly Savalas, Alex Rocco, Joseph Hindy, Dan Frazer

90. The Six Million Dollar Man (1974–1978)
Episode: Love Song for Tanya (1976)

46 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.0
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Oscar Goldman assigns Steve Austin to escort duty for Russian gymnast Tanya Breski. When Steve shows Tanya some of the less cultural aspects of American life, she develops a crush on him.

Writers: David H. Balkan, Alan Lynn Folsom, Martin Caidin | Director: Phil Bondelli | Stars: Lee Majors, Richard Anderson, Cathy Rigby, Terry Kiser

91. Kojak (1973–1978)
Episode: My Brother, My Enemy (1975)

48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Rick Daly is a young, trigger-happy cop with good intentions to help people. In response to a knife-killing, he is too quick on the trigger and winds up killing a preteen boy. Kojak ... See full summary »

Creator: Abby Mann | Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

92. Quincy M.E. (1976–1983)
Episode: Never a Child (1979)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.5
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The death of a teenage girl will draw Quincy into the world of teenage prostitution and child pornography.

Creators: Glen A. Larson, Lou Shaw | Director: Ray Danton | Stars: Jack Klugman, Garry Walberg, John S. Ragin, Robert Ito

93. Mary Tyler Moore (1970–1977)
Episode: Not with My Wife, I Don't (1976)

TV-PG | 27 min | Comedy

7.7
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Ted won't see a marriage counselor unless Lou goes with him.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns | Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Edward Asner, Gavin MacLeod, Ted Knight

94. The Eddie Capra Mysteries (1978–1979)
Episode: Now You See Her... (1979)

60 min | Drama, Crime

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Creator: Peter S. Fischer | Stars: Vincent Baggetta, Wendy Phillips, Joey Aresco, Lonny Chapman

95. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Ordeal (1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Hondo and a talkative dope dealer marked for execution are stranded to ether in rugged terrain after surviving the crash of a sabotaged helicopter. Frank Gorshin guest stars.

Creators: Robert Hamner, Rick Husky | Director: Sutton Roley | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

96. The Patty Duke Show (1963–1966)
Episode: Patty, the Witness (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Music

7.4
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Patty believes that she has witnessed a crime and now she thinks that the mob is going rub her out.

Creators: Sidney Sheldon, William Asher | Director: Claudio Guzmán | Stars: Patty Duke, William Schallert, Jean Byron, Paul O'Keefe

97. Switch (1975–1978)
Episode: Pilot Episode (1975)

90 min | Crime, Action, Drama

7.6
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An ex-con and a retired cop, partners in a private investigation agency, try to prove that a safecracker has been framed for a diamond robbery.

Writer: Glen A. Larson | Directors: Robert Day, Allen Baron | Stars: Eddie Albert, Robert Wagner, Charles Durning, Sharon Gless

98. McMillan & Wife (1971–1977)
Episode: Requiem for a Bride (1975)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Mac's closest friend from France, a high-ranking police inspector who recently married a San Francisco socialite, comes to town to show her off and talk business with his wealthy ... See full summary »

Creator: Leonard Stern | Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Rock Hudson, Susan Saint James, John Schuck, Nancy Walker

99. For the People (1965– )
Episode: Secure Any Special Priviledge or Advantage (1965)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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Writer: Alvin Sargent | Director: Herbert Hirschman | Stars: William Shatner, Howard Da Silva, Lonny Chapman, Jessica Walter

100. Kojak (1973–1978)
Episode: Siege of Terror (1973)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A robbery of armored car guards morphs into a deadly hostage standoff, with bulldog Lt. Theo Kojak as the negotiator. Half the Talaba Brothers gang escapes with the cash, but when the other... See full summary »

Creator: Abby Mann | Director: William Hale | Stars: Telly Savalas, Harvey Keitel, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson