Most Voted Titles With John Friedrich


1. The Wanderers (1979)

R | 112 min | Drama

7.4
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Set against the urban jungle of 1963 New York's gangland subculture, this coming of age teenage movie is set around the Italian gang the Wanderers. Slight comedy, slight High School angst ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Ken Wahl, Karen Allen, John Friedrich, Toni Kalem

Votes: 8,104 | Gross: $0.01M

2. The Thorn Birds (1983– )

460 min | Drama

8.0
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This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie,... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Christopher Plummer, Bryan Brown

Votes: 6,536

3. The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A veteran cop with more than 20 years of experience is teamed with a young Inspector to solve crimes in San Francisco.

Stars: Karl Malden, Michael Douglas, Reuben Collins, Richard Hatch

Votes: 3,819

4. The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (1976 TV Movie)

PG | 96 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

5.7
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The girl next door makes a teen born with immune deficiencies want to leave his germ-free bubble.

Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: John Travolta, Glynnis O'Connor, Robert Reed, Diana Hyland

Votes: 3,677

5. Thank God It's Friday (1978)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Music

5.1
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It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodores are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a disco star. Other ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Klane | Stars: Donna Summer, Valerie Landsburg, Terri Nunn, Chick Vennera

Votes: 1,733 | Gross: $7.30M

6. The Final Terror (1983)

R | 82 min | Horror

5.1
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A group of rangers go camping on unfamiliar forest grounds. All is well until the group members begin to start getting picked off by a cunning, tactical, malevolent, killer in the woods.

Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: John Friedrich, Adrian Zmed, Ernest Harden Jr., Lewis Smith

Votes: 1,671

7. Baretta (1975–1978)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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The cases of maverick undercover New York City detective Tony Baretta.

Stars: Robert Blake, Tom Ewell, Michael D. Roberts, Edward Grover

Votes: 1,464

8. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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A TV Series about a bunch of Law students, their everyday lives and their effort to make it through Law School. Hart, Ford, Bell and the rest of them have to face Kingsfield, the most ... See full summary »

Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

Votes: 599

9. Fast-Walking (1982)

R | 115 min | Drama

6.5
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A corrupt prison guard becomes involved in a plot to murder a black revolutionary serving time in his prison.

Director: James B. Harris | Stars: James Woods, Tim McIntire, Kay Lenz, Robert Hooks

Votes: 428

10. A Small Circle of Friends (1980)

R | 113 min | Drama

5.9
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Harvard in the 1960's: a time of social upheaval and student unrest. Three students bond together, challenge the system and begin to lose their ideals.

Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Brad Davis, Karen Allen, Jameson Parker, Shelley Long

Votes: 350

11. The Death of Richie (1977 TV Movie)

97 min | Drama

7.4
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A sensitive but confused teenager feels pressure on him from all directions and turns to drugs, which causes problems for him in school and at home.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Eileen Brennan, Robby Benson, Lance Kerwin

Votes: 256

12. A Rumor of War (1980– )

114 min | Biography, Drama, War

6.9
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The memories of a US private in Vietnam who slowly gets disillusioned as the war progresses.

Stars: Brad Davis, Keith Carradine, Michael O'Keefe, Richard Bradford

Votes: 249

13. Almost Summer (1978)

PG | 88 min | Comedy

5.7
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A high-school election gets nasty.

Director: Martin Davidson | Stars: Bruno Kirby, Lee Purcell, John Friedrich, Didi Conn

Votes: 173

14. The Thorn Birds (1983– )
Episode: Part 1 (1983)

147 min | Drama

8.3
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Mary Carson, the owner of a large sheep ranch, becomes enamored of parish priest Ralph de Bricassart Â- even as he takes notice of Mary's niece Meggie Cleary. When Ralph does not return her... See full summary »

Director: Daryl Duke | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Jean Simmons, Ken Howard

Votes: 89

15. Bittersweet Love (1976)

PG | 92 min | Drama, Romance

4.6
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Young married couple expecting a baby suddenly discover they are half-brother and sister.

Director: David Miller | Stars: Lana Turner, Robert Lansing, Celeste Holm, Robert Alda

Votes: 84

16. The Thorn Birds (1983– )
Episode: Part 2 (1983)

98 min | Drama

7.9
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Although drawn to Meggie, Rev. de Bricassart leaves the parish to begin his climb in the Church hierarchy. The Clearys (Jean Simmons and Richard Kiley) agree to run Drogheda, a decision that leads to catastrophe and death.

Director: Daryl Duke | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Christopher Plummer, Jean Simmons

Votes: 76

17. The Thorn Birds (1983– )
Episode: Part 3 (1983)

98 min | Drama

8.1
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Ordained an archbishop in Rome, Ralph is still tormented by his love for Meggie, who marries Luke (Bryan Brown) in a desperate bid to forget him. Ralph returns to Australia to share his ... See full summary »

Director: Daryl Duke | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Christopher Plummer, Jean Simmons

Votes: 76

18. Forever (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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A made-for-tv movie based on Judy Blume's novel Forever.

Director: John Korty | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Dean Butler, John Friedrich, Beth Raines

Votes: 74

19. Studs Lonigan (1979– )

360 min | Drama

7.7
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Story of the Irish-American Lonigan family between 1918 and 1930. The story centers on young Studs who is growing into adulthood in a city full of temptations.

Stars: Harry Hamlin, Colleen Dewhurst, Brad Dourif, Charles Durning

Votes: 60

20. In the Matter of Karen Ann Quinlan (1977 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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Based on a true case, this tells the story of two parents in New Jersey whose daughter has lapsed into a coma from which doctors say she will never recover. The parents must decide whether ... See full summary »

Director: Glenn Jordan | Stars: Brian Keith, Piper Laurie, David Huffman, Stephanie Zimbalist

Votes: 37

21. The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)
Episode: Breakup (1977)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Stone and Robbins cross paths with two men pushed to their breaking points: an ex-con nursing a grudge against the former assistant district attorney who put him in prison and a struggling small businessman with a hot temper.

Director: Harry Falk | Stars: Karl Malden, Richard Hatch, Pernell Roberts, Sharon Acker

Votes: 30

22. Baretta (1975–1978)
Episode: The Coppelli Oath (1975)

51 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Director: Don Medford | Stars: Robert Blake, Dana Elcar, George DiCenzo, Kathleen Beller

Votes: 13

23. Amber Rose (2010)

88 min | Drama

8.3
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A young girl develops a friendship with a brain-damaged neighbor and a man claiming to be his friend, only to discover that unlike kids, adults carry baggage, which could forever change the life of the innocent girl caught in the middle.

Director: Mike Trippiedi | Stars: Joe Dempsey, Carolyn Kodes-Atkinson, Amy Stoch, Steven M. Keen

Votes: 12

24. Baretta (1975–1978)
Episode: Under the City (1976)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Robert Blake, Norman Alden, Janit Baldwin, Scott Colomby

Votes: 8

25. Baretta (1975–1978)
Episode: Guns and Brothers (1977)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: Robert Blake, Cy Blanton, Robert Burgos, J.R. Clark

Votes: 7

26. The Paper Chase (1978–1986)
Episode: Not Prince Hamlet (1984)

60 min | Drama

7.0
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A father struggles to come to grips with his son's suicide.

Director: Lynn Roth | Stars: John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane

Votes: 5

27. A Rumor of War (1980– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1980)

Biography, Drama, War

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Director: Richard T. Heffron | Stars: Brad Davis, Keith Carradine, Michael O'Keefe, Richard Bradford

28. Studs Lonigan (1979– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1979)

120 min | Drama

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Director: James Goldstone | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Colleen Dewhurst, Brad Dourif, Charles Durning

29. A Rumor of War (1980– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1980)

Biography, Drama, War

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Director: Richard T. Heffron | Stars: Brad Davis, Keith Carradine, Michael O'Keefe, Richard Bradford

30. Studs Lonigan (1979– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1979)

120 min | Drama

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Director: James Goldstone | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Colleen Dewhurst, Brad Dourif, Charles Durning

31. Studs Lonigan (1979– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1979)

120 min | Drama

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Director: James Goldstone | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Colleen Dewhurst, Brad Dourif, Charles Durning