Most Voted Titles With Anne Barton


1. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.

Stars: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 44,904

2. What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)

Not Rated | 134 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

8.1
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A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion.

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Victor Buono, Wesley Addy

Votes: 31,490

3. The Comancheros (1961)

Approved | 107 min | Action, Western, Adventure

6.9
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Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.

Directors: Michael Curtiz, John Wayne | Stars: John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff

Votes: 5,979

4. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.6
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The misadventures of a suburban boy, family and friends.

Stars: Jerry Mathers, Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow

Votes: 4,533

5. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The investigations of Hawaii Five-0, an elite branch of the Hawaii State Police answerable only to the governor and headed by stalwart Steve McGarrett.

Stars: Jack Lord, James MacArthur, Kam Fong, Herman Wedemeyer

Votes: 3,999

6. Green Acres (1965–1971)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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A New York City attorney and his wife attempt to live as genteel farmers in the bizarre community of Hooterville.

Stars: Eddie Albert, Eva Gabor, Tom Lester, Pat Buttram

Votes: 3,713

7. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 3,332

8. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A master defense attorney handles difficult criminal cases for his accused clients.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 3,187

9. The Left Handed Gun (1958)

Approved | 102 min | Western

6.6
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After his employer is murdered by rival cattlemen, a troubled and uneducated young cowboy vows revenge on the murderers,

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Paul Newman, Lita Milan, John Dehner, Hurd Hatfield

Votes: 2,948

10. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street (1960)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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On a peaceful suburban street, strange occurrences and mysterious people stoke the residents' paranoia to a disastrous intensity.

Director: Ron Winston | Stars: Rod Serling, Claude Akins, Barry Atwater, Jack Weston

Votes: 2,129

11. Lassie (1954–1974)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.6
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The ongoing saga of the Martin family and their beloved collie, Lassie.

Stars: Lassie, Jon Provost, June Lockhart, Hugh Reilly

Votes: 1,878

12. Cannon (1971–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.7
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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.

Stars: William Conrad, Patrick Culliton, Tom Pittman, Charles Bateman

Votes: 1,607

13. The Way West (1967)

122 min | Adventure, Western

6.2
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In 1843 a former U.S. senator leads a wagon train of settlers to Oregon, but his megalomania leads to growing dissatisfaction with his leadership.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Robert Mitchum, Richard Widmark, Lola Albright

Votes: 1,605

14. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.5
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The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.

Stars: Richard Boone, Kam Tong, Hal Needham, Stewart East

Votes: 1,531

15. The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972)

PG | 91 min | Western

6.3
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The gangs of Jesse James and Cole Younger join forces for a bungled robbery of the bank in Northfield, MN.

Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Cliff Robertson, Robert Duvall, Luke Askew, R.G. Armstrong

Votes: 1,406

16. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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The popular radio show comes to life in this hit sitcom about a wise family man, Jim Anderson, his common-sense wife Margaret and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy. Whenever the kids need... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Billy Gray, Lauren Chapin

Votes: 1,164

17. Daniel Boone (1964–1970)

60 min | Adventure, History, Western

7.6
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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.

Stars: Fess Parker, Patricia Blair, Darby Hinton, Dal McKennon

Votes: 1,037

18. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Shadow Play (1961)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

8.5
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Adam Grant is trapped in a recurring nightmare, in which he is sentenced to death by execution. He tries to convince the people around him that they are imaginary and that they will cease to exist if the execution is carried out.

Director: John Brahm | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Harry Townes, Wright King, William Edmonson

Votes: 1,008

19. Pressure Point (1962)

91 min | Drama

7.2
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A black prison psychiatrist is assigned the distasteful task of helping a paranoid American Nazi charged with sedition.

Directors: Hubert Cornfield, Stanley Kramer | Stars: Sidney Poitier, Bobby Darin, Peter Falk, Carl Benton Reid

Votes: 920

20. Thriller (1960–1962)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

8.4
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Anthology series hosted by Boris Karloff that originally told ordinary tales of crime and mystery, but later became a showcase for gothic horror stories, many of which were based on works ... See full summary »

Stars: Boris Karloff, Richard Peel, Henry Daniell, David Frankham

Votes: 820

21. The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Lovely young widow Carolyn Muir, her two young children, and the maid discover that the New England seaside house they've moved into is haunted by the former owner -- an old salt named ... See full summary »

Stars: Hope Lange, Edward Mulhare, Reta Shaw, Harlen Carraher

Votes: 737

22. The Private War of Major Benson (1955)

105 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.7
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A Major noted for advancing with his mouth before thinking is given a choice: to be drummed out of the Army, or take command of and shape up the ROTC program at Sheridan Academy before it ... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Charlton Heston, Julie Adams, William Demarest, Tim Hovey

Votes: 601

23. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor.

Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Raymond Massey, Lee Kurty, Jean Inness

Votes: 448

24. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)

25 min | Western

7.7
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Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, CA. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product mined in Death Valley.

Stars: Stanley Andrews, Robert Taylor, Ronald Reagan, Dale Robertson

Votes: 388

25. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)

90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.8
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This groundbreaking series had three rotating stars, who were featured in independent episodes tied together by a loose common theme. The commonality was Howard Publications, the self-made ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Barry, Susan Saint James, Robert Stack, Anthony Franciosa

Votes: 336

26. Ben Casey (1961–1966)

60 min | Drama

7.4
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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.

Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Jeanne Bates, Harry Landers

Votes: 323

27. Longstreet (1971–1972)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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The cases of a blind insurance investigator.

Stars: James Franciscus, Marlyn Mason, Peter Mark Richman, Ann Doran

Votes: 273

28. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Western

7.7
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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle, Bill Erwin

Votes: 250

29. Gone with the West (1975)

R | 92 min | Western, Action

3.3
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After being framed, a cowboy is sent to jail. After his time is served, he leaves with vengeance in his heart. Soon he meets a young Native American woman and together they go to settle their score with a small town and its corrupt leader.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: James Caan, Stefanie Powers, Aldo Ray, Barbara Werle

Votes: 249

30. Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)

90 min | Western

7.6
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The western adventures of tough but fair Marshal Jim Crown.

Stars: Stuart Whitman, Percy Herbert, Randy Boone, Jill Townsend

Votes: 245

31. Tales of Wells Fargo (1957–1962)

60 min | Western

7.9
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys to being the owner of a ranch near San Francisco who still does some agent work.

Stars: Dale Robertson, William Demarest, Kit Carson, Lory Patrick

Votes: 238

32. The Life of Riley (1953–1958)

30 min | Comedy

8.4
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Riley worked in an aircraft plant in California, but viewers usually saw him at home, cheerfully disrupting life with his malapropisms and ill timed intervention into minor problems. His ... See full summary »

Stars: William Bendix, Marjorie Reynolds, Wesley Morgan, Tom D'Andrea

Votes: 230

33. M Squad (1957–1960)

Not Rated | 30 min | Drama, Crime

8.5
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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.

Stars: Lee Marvin, Paul Newlan, Gail Kobe, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 230

34. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 190

35. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)

30 min | Adventure

8.1
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One hundred eleven episodes of this syndicated show were produced between 1956 and 1959, debuting in the US in January 1957. Chuck and P.T. own a helicopter company that is hired to perform... See full summary »

Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Nancy Hale, Sandra Spence

Votes: 177

36. The Deputy (1959–1961)

30 min | Western

7.2
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The Deputy is Clay McCord, a storekeeper in 1880's Silver City, Arizona Territories, who is an expert shot, but refuses to use his gun because he believes they are the major cause of ... See full summary »

Stars: Henry Fonda, Allen Case, Read Morgan, Wallace Ford

Votes: 142

37. Judd for the Defense (1967–1969)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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High-priced Houston lawyer Clinton Judd, and his assistant Ben Caldwell, take cases throughout the USA. The program dealt with then-taboo subjects.

Stars: Carl Betz, Stephen Young, Walter Brooke, John Dehner

Votes: 127

38. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Silent Partner (1957)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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The owner of a lucrative orchid business is charged with murder after her husband loses stock shares in a poker game to a sleazy ex-con. A phone call from the hostess at the game saying she was poisoned springs Perry into action.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 123

39. Hennesey (1959–1962)

30 min | Comedy

8.4
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Jackie Cooper played Hennesey, a Navy doctor in an onshore office. Abby Dalton, very young and beautiful then, played his blonde yeoman/secretary/nurse. She had a crush on Hennesey but he ... See full summary »

Stars: Jackie Cooper, Abby Dalton, Roscoe Karns, Henry Kulky

Votes: 119

40. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)
Episode: Strangers in Our Own Land (1968)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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A state official is killed by a bomb after arriving from a visit to the Mainland. Five-O discovers the official had more enemies than it initially appears.

Director: Herschel Daugherty | Stars: Jack Lord, James MacArthur, Zulu, Kam Fong

Votes: 116

41. Pawnee (1957)

Approved | 80 min | Western

5.3
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Pale Arrow is a white man raised since a boy by the Pawnee Chief. With wagon trains now encroaching on Pawnee land, the Chief sends Pale Arrow to be with the white people. Now known as Paul... See full summary »

Director: George Waggner | Stars: George Montgomery, Bill Williams, Lola Albright, Francis McDonald

Votes: 112

42. The Detectives (1959–1962)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Captain Matt Holbrook leads a squad of brave and tough detectives in a large, unnamed city. Instead of leading personal lives, they spend all of their time tracking murderers, thieves, ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Taylor, Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Mark Goddard

Votes: 102

43. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Fancy Figures (1958)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Martin Ellis, a former employee of Jonathan Hyett, is serving time for embezzlement, a charge he strongly denies. New evidence curiously emerges that may cast doubt on Ellis' conviction, so his wife Caroline consults Perry about the case.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 84

44. Arrest and Trial (1963–1964)

90 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Los Angeles is where Sgt. Nick Anderson and his fellow officers work to keep the streets safe. After the arrest of the accused, attorney John Egan plans their defense while the prosecution is lead by Jerry Miller.

Stars: Ben Gazzara, Chuck Connors, Roger Perry, John Larch

Votes: 81

45. Thriller (1960–1962)
Episode: The Guilty Men (1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.2
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A mobster tries to get his syndicate out of the narcotics business, but his mouthpiece lawyer half-unwittingly betrays him to a rival.

Director: Jules Bricken | Stars: Boris Karloff, Everett Sloane, Jay C. Flippen, Frank Silvera

Votes: 76

46. Alcoa Premiere (1961–1963)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Hosted by famous dancer/actor Fred Astaire, this series presented a new drama with each week's episode. Unlike some of the earlier drama series, which tended either toward classics or ... See full summary »

Stars: Fred Astaire, Keir Dullea, Paul Comi, Joan Staley

Votes: 72

47. Tightrope (1959–1960)

30 min | Drama, Crime

8.7
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Mike Conners played an unnamed police undercover agent who infiltrated organized crime to expose the leaders and their plots. His name changed with each episode in order to protect him. ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Connors, Jesse White, Ted de Corsia, Lewis Charles

Votes: 71

48. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Garrulous Gambler (1959)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Larry Benton plays poker with Ben Wallace, Johnny Clay and Mike Granger at Clay's beach house. When he caught Granger cheating, a scuffle ensues and a gun goes off leaving Mike dead. Ben blackmails Larry. Not all is as it seems, however.

Director: Walter Grauman | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 70

49. The Lone Wolf (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.0
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Stars: Louis Hayward, John Doucette, James Anderson, Adele Mara

Votes: 68

50. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Festive Felon (1963)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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When a woman dies, she leaves a certified check for $1,000,000 to her nurse which the family and their lawyer try to hide and contest. Perry is hired to obtain the check and then defend her daughter who is charged with killing the lawyer.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 55

51. Black Saddle (1959–1960)

30 min | Western

8.1
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After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.

Stars: Peter Breck, Russell Johnson, Anna-Lisa, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 52

52. Going My Way (1962–1963)

60 min | Drama, Family

8.0
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Father O'Malley is sent to a parish in lower-class New York City to assist old, crusty pastor Father Fitzgibbon. Mrs. Featherstone is the housekeeper in the rectory. When he arrives, Father... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Kelly, Leo G. Carroll, Dick York, Nydia Westman

Votes: 50

53. The Frank Sinatra Show (1957–1960)

30 min | Drama, Music

7.4
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Stars: Frank Sinatra, Jesse White, Nelson Riddle, Bing Crosby

Votes: 49

54. The New Breed (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35.

Stars: Leslie Nielsen, John Beradino, John Clarke, Greg Roman

Votes: 46

55. The Sheriff of Cochise (1956–1959)

30 min | Crime, Western

8.1
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While this sounds like a western, THE SHERIFF OF COCHISE was a contemporary police drama set in Cochise County, AZ. Stories seemed to be strangely similar to HIGHWAY PATROL, emphasizing ... See full summary »

Stars: John Bromfield, Stan Jones, Roy Engel, Joe Kirk

Votes: 46

56. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Cows and Cribs (1957)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

8.1
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An impoverished but hardworking woman's plans to adopt an orphan baby are jeopardized when Matt discovers that her improvident husband is involved in cattle rustling.

Director: Richard Whorf | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 42

57. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Gypsum Hills Feud (1958)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

7.0
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Matt's attempt to find a man who shot at him from ambush leads him and Chester into the middle of a murderous feud between two bitter and isolated mountain families.

Director: Richard Whorf | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, William Schallert, Anne Barton

Votes: 40

58. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Scot Free (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Rob Scott considers himself a man who could stay or go when it came to women. He may have met his match though when a woman he desires and her husband take over an abandoned homestead and ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 38

59. Target: The Corruptors (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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The show featured a newspaper reporter, Paul Marino, and his undercover agent, Jack Flood, as they infiltrated the mob and reported on a different type of crime every week. The results of ... See full summary »

Stars: Stephen McNally, Robert Harland, Harold J. Stone, Burt Brinckerhoff

Votes: 37

60. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Run, Sheep, Run (1965)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.6
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The body of a no-good man is found in his burning store on the same night as the sudden disappearance of the nice couple he cheated out of the money for their ranch.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 34

61. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)
Episode: The Long Hunt (1959)

Not Rated | 25 min | Western

7.7
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Paladin tracks a fugitive in the Montes de Sangres range of New Mexico, but may find his own sympathies with neither his employer nor his prey.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Richard Boone, Stephen Roberts, Anthony Caruso, Anne Barton

Votes: 33

62. The Green-Eyed Blonde (1957)

76 min | Drama

6.9
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Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Susan Oliver, Melinda Plowman, Beverly Long, Norma Jean Nilsson

Votes: 32

63. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Doctor's Wife (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.6
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There's trouble for Doc Adams, and perhaps for Dodge, when a new doctor and his wife arrive in town and the wife resorts to spreading a nasty rumor about Doc to get the new practice started.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 31

64. The Stranger Who Looks Like Me (1974 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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A young girl who is looking for the birth parents who gave her up hooks up with a young man who has also been adopted and is looking for his real parents.

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Meredith Baxter, Beau Bridges, Walter Brooke, Neva Patterson

Votes: 30

65. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Prairie Happy (1956)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

7.5
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Matt tries to quell rumors of a planned Pawnee attack.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Amanda Blake, Robert Ellenstein

Votes: 29

66. This Is the Life (1952–1988)

30 min | Drama, Family

6.6
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Long-running religious series featuring dramatizations of contemporary problems and how they were resolved using a Christian solution.

Stars: Nelson Leigh, Kathy Garver, John Bryant, Mary Ellen Kay

Votes: 28

67. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)
Episode: The Credit Card (1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.8
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Showing off his new credit card, Eddie Haskell foots the bill for a new battery when Wally's car breaks down on the way home from a school function. Wally pays Eddie the cash to cover the ... See full summary »

Director: David Butler | Stars: Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, Tony Dow, Jerry Mathers

Votes: 27

68. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)
Episode: Summer in Alaska (1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.5
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When Eddie Haskell's uncle gets his nephew a summer job on a commercial fishing boat in Alaska, Eddie makes it sound so exciting that Wally and Lumpy want to go too...until Eddie's ... See full summary »

Director: David Butler | Stars: Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, Tony Dow, Jerry Mathers

Votes: 26

69. Crusader (1955–1956)

30 min | Drama

8.6
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In revenge for the Communist government in Poland having sent his mother to a concentration camp where she died, Matt Anders devotes himself to freeing others from totalitarian countries.

Stars: Brian Keith, Edwin Reimers, Arthur Space, Leon Askin

Votes: 25

70. Cannon (1971–1976)
Episode: Stone, Cold Dead (1971)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

7.7
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A missing bicycle may provide the clue Cannon needs to exonerate a Vietnam veteran accused of murder.

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: William Conrad, Lou Antonio, Dack Rambo, Richard Anderson

Votes: 23

71. M Squad (1957–1960)
Episode: The Golden Look (1957)

Not Rated | 25 min | Drama, Crime

7.4
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The squad is on the lookout for a bank robbery suspect with a unique feature--witnesses said he has gold teeth.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Lee Marvin, Bruce Gordon, Henry Brandon, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 23

72. Big Town (1950–1956)

30 min | Drama

8.8
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"Big Town" was a long running and highly successful network radio series (1937- 1952) and film series ("I Cover the Underworld," "Underworld After Dark," and "Underworld Scandal") before ... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick McVey, Mark Stevens, Jane Nigh, Mary K. Wells

Votes: 20

73. Green Acres (1965–1971)
Episode: Instant Family (1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.6
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At Sam Drucker's store, Oliver and Lisa meet their new neighbor who's about to go into labor. After racing her to the hospital, Oliver arrives home to find Lisa's volunteered to keep the ... See full summary »

Director: Richard L. Bare | Stars: Eddie Albert, Eva Gabor, Frank Cady, Tom Lester

Votes: 19

74. Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)
Episode: Nobody (1967)

71 min | Western

7.5
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Mobeetie, a cowpoke with a cowbell around his neck, becomes a pain in the neck for Marshall Jim Crown during a heat wave, when a trainload of dynamite is stuck in the middle of Cimarron and the railroad can't move it for a couple of days.

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Stuart Whitman, Percy Herbert, Randy Boone, Jill Townsend

Votes: 16

75. Celebrity Playhouse (1955– )

30 min | Drama

8.8
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Stars: Scott Brady, Angela Lansbury, Howard Duff, Philip Carey

Votes: 15

76. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)
Episode: The Mask Makers (1962)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Kildare is assigned to assist in plastic surgery, and a friend of his decides to undergo it to reconstruct the oversize nose she's long been self-conscious of. But her personality change ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Raymond Massey, Carolyn Jones, Mike Kellin

Votes: 12

77. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Village of Fear (1957)

30 min | Western

7.2
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A traveling book salesman happens upon a town, finds a man hanging, and then is ordered at gunpoint into a barn. A robber tells him to find the man who shot his brother or the whole town will die.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: David Niven, George Wallace, Ross Elliott, Peter Hansen

Votes: 12

78. Lassie (1954–1974)
Episode: The Christmas Story (1958)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.7
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While the Martin's are Christmas shopping in Capital City, Lassie runs into traffic and is hit by a car. The specialist to do the surgery has gone to Lafayette for Christmas. A bunch of children and their pets start a prayer watch.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Anne Barton, Larry J. Blake, George Chandler, Lassie the Dog

Votes: 10

79. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: Out of the Valley of Death (1968)

25 min | Western

7.8
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A wagon train takes the wrong cutoff and end up in Death Valley running short of food and water. Two of the stronger men leave to find supplies but those left behind start to give up hope of their return.

Director: Herbert Kenwith | Stars: Jim Davis, Douglas Fowley, Bing Russell, Lee Bergere

Votes: 9

80. Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal (1955– )

30 min | Drama

7.4
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Based on Lloyd C. Douglas's 1939 novel of the same title, the widowed Dr. Hudson lives with his daughter and housekeeper; he and his protege deal with a variety of medical (mostly psychological) traumas.

Stars: John Howard, Frances Mercer, Philip Tonge, Cheryl Callaway

Votes: 8

81. Destination 60,000 (1957)

65 min | Drama

7.2
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Director: George Waggner | Stars: Preston Foster, Pat Conway, Jeff Donnell, Coleen Gray

Votes: 8

82. Daniel Boone (1964–1970)
Episode: Cry of Gold (1965)

60 min | Adventure, History, Western

7.6
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A man arrives at Boonesborough offering unusually high prices for beaver pelts. Daniel doesn't trust this generous trader and soon discovers the man has an ulterior motive of a sinister nature.

Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: Fess Parker, Ed Ames, Patricia Blair, Veronica Cartwright

Votes: 8

83. The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968–1970)
Episode: Jonathan Tells It Like It Was (1969)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Jonathan's history essay wins first place. But when he changes the essay to reflect facts the Captain provides, he stirs up resentment and puts his prize and the family's peace in jeopardy.

Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Hope Lange, Edward Mulhare, Reta Shaw, Charles Nelson Reilly

Votes: 7

84. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)
Episode: New Girl at School (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.9
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A new family moved into the area. They have a son Kathy's age and a daughter Bud's age. Kathy and Grover become friends. Bud and his friend Joe both like April. Turns out April is a flirt who tries to get all the boys to do her bidding.

Director: William D. Russell | Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Elinor Donahue, Billy Gray

Votes: 7

85. The Lone Wolf (1954– )
Episode: The Murder Story (1954)

Adventure

7.2
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Lanyard is contacted by an old friend Bill Roche who has a new patient. What is unusual the patient claims to have killed a man. Bill asks Lanyard to investigate and see if the murder is real or the creation of a sick man.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Louis Hayward, Michael Pate, DeForest Kelley, Frieda Inescort

Votes: 6

86. The Deputy (1959–1961)
Episode: Day of Fear (1960)

30 min | Western

7.2
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Clay captures a notorious outlaw who is racked with fever. Doc Landy tries to quarantine the man, along with the other stagecoach passengers the outlaw has come in contact with, but his ... See full summary »

Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Henry Fonda, Allen Case, Read Morgan, Addison Richards

Votes: 5

87. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
Episode: The Garden (1970)

75 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.2
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As a result of the residency of a friend's troubled daughter, Farrell investigates a therapy facility housed in a bucolic, isolated setting and run by a greedy and opportunistic psychiatrist.

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: Robert Stack, Richard Kiley, Anne Francis, Brenda Scott

Votes: 5

88. Doctor Mike (1959 TV Movie)

30 min | Drama

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Pilot for a proposed medical series set in a large metropolitan hospital. A woman must have an operation to save her life, but her husband refuses to authorize the procedure. Dr. Grant must... See full summary »

Director: Oscar Rudolph | Stars: Keith Andes, Lewis Martin, Mary Adams, Joe De Santis

89. Big Town (1950–1956)
Episode: Baby Story (1954)

Drama

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Stars: Mark Stevens, Trudy Wroe, Anne Barton, Helene Stanley

90. Tightrope (1959–1960)
Episode: Black Tie Kill (1959)

30 min | Drama, Crime

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Stars: Mike Connors, Anne Barton, Dan Barton, Ned Glass

91. Black Saddle (1959–1960)
Episode: Client: Northrup (1959)

30 min | Western

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A former lawman who is now a ex-convict comes into town with his sick wife to get treatment for her. Marshal Scott tells them both to leave town and is about to force the issue, but Clay ... See full summary »

Director: David Lowell Rich | Stars: Peter Breck, Russell Johnson, Anna-Lisa, John Larch

92. Ben Casey (1961–1966)
Episode: Go Not Gently Into the Night (1962)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Jeanne Bates, Russell Johnson

93. Hennesey (1959–1962)
Episode: Hello, Cobra Leader (1960)

Comedy

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Director: Don McGuire | Stars: Jackie Cooper, Abby Dalton, Alan Dexter, John Newton

94. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)
Episode: Invitation to a Gunfighter (1957)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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A gunfighter is terrorizing a small western town. The townspeople finally pool their money to a hire another gunfighter to drive him out of town. The townsfolk thought they had it bad until they handed the reigns over to the new terror. Pooling their money again, this time to hire Jeffers to get rid of Dancer.

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Richard Joy, Hugh O'Brian, Anne Bancroft, Gilbert Roland

95. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Killer Instinct (1960)

30 min | Western

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Marshal Bigger has a reputation for being soft on a town ruffian - Wade Migil. But when Wade kills a man, the sheriff is forced to go after him - but can he be trusted to do the right thing?

Director: Murray Golden | Stars: Wendell Corey, Marc Lawrence, Robert Harland, Howard Petrie

96. Celebrity Playhouse (1955– )
Episode: Known But to God (1955)

30 min | Drama

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Director: James Neilson | Stars: Charles Bickford, Philip Carey, Vince Edwards, Anne Barton

97. The Sheriff of Cochise (1956–1959)
Episode: Maniac (1957)

30 min | Crime, Western

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Stars: John Bromfield, Stan Jones, Anne Barton, Primo Carnera

98. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)
Episode: Missing Witness (1957)

30 min | Adventure

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Director: Lee Sholem | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Nancy Hale, Anne Barton

99. Going My Way (1962–1963)
Episode: Not Good Enough for Mary (1962)

60 min | Drama, Family

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Adult brother objects to his sister's long-awaited marriage.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Gene Kelly, Leo G. Carroll, Dick York, Nydia Westman

100. Big Town (1950–1956)
Episode: Out on Parole (1955)

26 min | Drama

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Director: Mark Stevens | Stars: Mark Stevens, Barry Kelley, Anne Barton, Ruth Perrott