Most Voted Titles With Jack Shea


1. Full House (1987–1995)

TV-G | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.7
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After the sudden death of his wife, a young father enlists the help of his brother-in-law and his childhood friend to help him raise his three young children.

Stars: Bob Saget, John Stamos, Dave Coulier, Candace Cameron Bure

Votes: 41,544

2. The Golden Girls (1985–1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.

Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty

Votes: 22,182

3. Growing Pains (1985–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.6
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The misadventures of a family with a home business father and a journalist mother.

Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Jeremy Miller

Votes: 9,994

4. Sister, Sister (1994–1999)

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

6.1
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Tia and Tamera Mowry are twins separated at birth who learn of each other and come back together in their teen years.

Stars: Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jackée Harry, Tim Reid

Votes: 7,916

5. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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The misadventures of a cantankerous junk dealer and his frustrated son.

Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, LaWanda Page, Don Bexley

Votes: 5,251

6. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.5
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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.

Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Roxie Roker

Votes: 4,934

7. 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: 4,000

8. The Waltons (1971–1981)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.6
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The life and trials of a 1930s and 1940s Virginia mountain family through financial depression and World War II.

Stars: Jon Walmsley, Mary Beth McDonough, Eric Scott, Judy Norton

Votes: 3,881

9. Punky Brewster (1984–1988)

TV-G | 30 min | Family, Comedy

6.4
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Punky Brewster is a show about a girl named Penelope "Punky" Brewster. She is abandoned with her dog, Brandon, in a supermarket by her mother. She doesn't want to stay in an orphanage, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Soleil Moon Frye, George Gaynes, Cherie Johnson, Sandy

Votes: 3,190

10. Designing Women (1986–1993)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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The misadventures of four women and their handyman running a design firm in Atlanta, Georgia.

Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts, Meshach Taylor

Votes: 2,958

11. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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Ricky Stratton is a spoiled rich kid who lives the life that many kids dream of, but he still suffers from the problems that many teens do.

Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Joel Higgins, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 2,393

12. What's Happening!! (1976–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city.

Stars: Ernest Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Danielle Spencer, Fred Berry

Votes: 1,876

13. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.7
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Clarence Nash, Slim Pickens

Votes: 1,050

14. Valerie's Family: The Hogans (1986–1991)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.5
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Originally the saga of a working mom raising her three sons alone while her pilot husband is away. After star Valerie Harper left the series, her role was filled by Sandy Duncan as the boys' aunt.

Stars: Jason Bateman, Jeremy Licht, Luis Daniel Ponce, Josh Taylor

Votes: 875

15. The Ropers (1979–1980)

30 min | Comedy

5.9
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Stanley and Helen Roper, the beloved landlords from "Three's Company," have sold their apartment complex and moved into a new one. Their trademark quirks are intact as they deal with new ... See full summary »

Stars: Norman Fell, Audra Lindley, Jeffrey Tambor, Patty McCormack

Votes: 462

16. 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

17. It's About Time (1966–1967)

30 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Two astronauts, traveling faster than light, go back in time to prehistoric Earth. Unable to return, they make friends with the "natives."

Stars: Frank Aletter, Jack Mullaney, Imogene Coca, Joe E. Ross

Votes: 295

18. The Monitors (1969)

M | 92 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

4.7
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Earthlings chafe at the peace established by a benevolent alien race and set about to rebel.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Guy Stockwell, Susan Oliver, Larry Storch, Avery Schreiber

Votes: 226

19. The Charmings (1987–1988)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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Snow White, Prince Charming and their family are transported through time to the present day. They try to fit into normal society, despite their unfamiliarity with technology.

Stars: Christopher Rich, Judy Parfitt, Cork Hubbert, Brandon Call

Votes: 157

20. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: Back to School (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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Mike begins teaching remedial at an inner city community center. Chrissy dislikes kindergarten.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 133

21. The Royal Family (1991–1992)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Al Royal and his wife Victoria had just settled down to retire when their daughter Elizabeth, newly divorced from a man that Al had always hated, moved back home with her three children, ... See full summary »

Stars: Della Reese, Mariann Aalda, Sylver Gregory, Larenz Tate

Votes: 131

22. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: Stop, Luke and Listen (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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Mike tries to help when he learns that is best remedial student is homeless.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 130

23. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: The Young and the Homeless (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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Mike risks his television career to help Luke. Carol enjoys her new popularity at college.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 127

24. The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
Episode: Adult Education (1986)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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An adult education teacher offers Blanche a passing grade in his course if she sleeps with him.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty

Votes: 123

25. The Bob Hope Show (1952– )

60 min | Comedy, Family

6.2
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Stars: Bob Hope, Les Brown, Jerry Colonna, Janis Paige

Votes: 122

26. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: Paper Tigers (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Writing a newspaper column puts Maggie in competition with Jason. Ben tries to lose his new glasses.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 121

27. Insight (I) (1960–1984)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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American Roman Catholic religious-themed anthology shedding light on the contemporary search for meaning, freedom, and love.

Stars: Ellwood Kieser, Martin Sheen, Brian Keith, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Votes: 120

28. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: In vino veritas (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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A homeless remedial student comes under suspicion when Jason's wine collection starts to disappear.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 118

29. Growing Pains (1985–1992)
Episode: Jason Sings the Blues (1991)

TV-G | 24 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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Mike, Ben and Luke are hard pressed to explain Jason's unusual behavior at his own psychiatry banquet.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold

Votes: 118

30. Apple's Way (1974–1975)

60 min | Drama, Family

6.9
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The Apple family adjusts to life in a small Iowa town.

Stars: Ronny Cox, Frances Lee McCain, Malcolm Atterbury, Vincent Van Patten

Votes: 117

31. Full House (1987–1995)
Episode: Goodbye, Mr. Bear (1989)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.7
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It's spring cleaning time, otherwise known as "Christmas" for Danny. As the kids are gathering up toys they don't play with anymore to give to charity, Joey thinks he accidentally placed ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: John Stamos, Bob Saget, Dave Coulier, Candace Cameron Bure

Votes: 115

32. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956–1963)

60 min | Music

8.9
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Dinah hosted this hour-long weekly for seven years. It featured Dinah and guest stars in a variety of songs, skits, production numbers. Also featured: her "See the USA in your Chevrolet" song and her warm kiss to all in conclusion.

Stars: Dinah Shore, Janet Blair, John Raitt, Roy Rogers

Votes: 102

33. Full House (1987–1995)
Episode: I'm There for You, Babe (1989)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.4
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Jesse's birthday, 26, starts with presents that are quickly followed by demands to help the girls, Danny and Joey. In the evening he's to have a concert but his band has left for another town.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: John Stamos, Bob Saget, Dave Coulier, Candace Cameron Bure

Votes: 102

34. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)
Episode: King of the Hill (1969)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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A returning soldier that saw combat in Vietnam returns to Hawaii and has a severe flashback that leads to him taking over a hospital including Dan-O as a hostage.

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

Votes: 93

35. The Littlest Hobo (1963–1965)

30 min | Adventure

8.2
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A German Shepherd dog wanders endlessly, only stopping to do a good deed or help a person in need, before returning to his road without end.

Stars: London the Dog, Monty McFarlane, Gregg Palmer, Chick Chandler

Votes: 91

36. The Tortellis (1987)

30 min | Comedy

6.0
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Short-lived spin-off series from Cheers (1982) centering on Carla's ex-husband and his family.

Stars: Dan Hedaya, Jean Kasem, Timothy Williams, Mandy Ingber

Votes: 86

37. Paper Moon (1974–1975)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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The adventures of Moses Pray, a con artist selling bibles to credulous widows, and Addie , a young girl, as they travel the roads of America during the time of the Great Depression in the 1930s.

Stars: Christopher Connelly, Jodie Foster, Vern Porter, Jacques Hampton

Votes: 85

38. The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1969–1972)

60 min | Comedy

6.7
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Variety series hosted by country/pop singer Glen Campbell.

Stars: Glen Campbell, Roger Carroll, John Hartford, Anne Murray

Votes: 57

39. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: The Dowry (1972)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Cousin Grady's overweight stepdaughter stands to receive a $10,000 dowry on her wedding day, which sets Fred to playing matchmaker with Lamont.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Albert Reed, Marguerite Ray

Votes: 55

40. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Lamont Goes African (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Lamont looks to reinvent himself by adopting an African name and lifestyle.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Paula Kelly, Don Bexley

Votes: 50

41. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Reunion (1972)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.0
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The Baldwin sisters' cousin Homer Lee Baldwin visits them, and inspires the sisters to organize a family reunion.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 48

42. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: A Visit from Lena Horne (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Fast-thinking Fred fools Lena Horne into visiting the Sanford home after he spins her a sob story about little lame Lamont who looks upon Lena as a second mother.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Lena Horne, John Amos

Votes: 46

43. The Bob Hope Show (1952– )
Episode: Episode dated 3 October 1960 (1960)

60 min | Comedy, Family

1.2
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Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Frank Barton, Carol Christensen, Joan Crawford, Bobby Darin

Votes: 46

44. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Mama's Baby, Papa's Maybe (1974)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.8
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Fred's feathers get ruffled when an old friend from St. Louis comes to town claiming to be Lamont's actual father.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Whitman Mayo, LaWanda Page

Votes: 46

45. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Townie (1973)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.5
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John-Boy refuses to take friendship with a neighbor's sheltered daughter to the next level.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 46

46. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Watts Side Story (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Lamont just met a girl named Maria, but she's Julio's Puerto Rican sister, and the possibility of an interracial romance ruffles the feathers of both Fred and Mrs. Fuentes.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Gregory Sierra, Alma Beltran

Votes: 44

47. Second Chance (1987–1988)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Charles Russell dies, but since he is too good for hell and too bad for heaven, he is given the opportunity to go back to 1987 to assist his younger self, Chazz, in making better decisions ... See full summary »

Stars: Matthew Perry, Billy Gallo, Randee Heller, Demian Slade

Votes: 43

48. 704 Hauser (1994– )

30 min | Comedy

5.0
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Controversial show about a politically correct multi-ethnical family who moves into Archie Bunker's old house.

Stars: John Amos, Lynnie Godfrey, T.E. Russell, Maura Tierney

Votes: 43

49. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: A Friend in Need (1975)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

7.8
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George wants to hire a maid for his new luxury apartment, but Louise, having worked as a maid herself for many years, doesn't feel comfortable with the idea.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Mike Evans, Roxie Roker

Votes: 43

50. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: A Guest in the Yard (1972)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Fred and Lamont discover that no good deed goes unpunished when the homeless man they help plays the Sanfords for suckers, resisting their every effort to throw him out.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Liam Dunn, Davis Roberts

Votes: 43

51. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Jealousy (1972)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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When Donna said she would be bringing a patient to dinner, Fred didn't expect the spry and sophisticated Osgood Wilcox.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Roscoe Lee Browne, Lynn Hamilton

Votes: 40

52. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Odyssey (1973)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.5
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John-Boy seeks some solitude to write his stories, but finds a life-altering situation.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 40

53. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: The Big Party (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Behind on their bills, Fred and Lamont look to raise money by throwing a house party and charging admission.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Gabriel Dell, Don Bexley

Votes: 39

54. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Braggart (1973)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.9
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When a grownup Hobie Shanks visits the Waltons, John Boy seems to be the only one put off by his outlandish claims.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 39

55. Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Jimmy Stewart (1978 TV Special)

99 min | Comedy

8.5
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It's incredible in these roasts to see the greats lined up on the dais. To listen to the humour akin to thinking out loud with no regard for what's correct to joke about. It's old era ... See full summary »

Director: Greg Garrison | Stars: Dean Martin, James Stewart, June Allyson, Lucille Ball

Votes: 37

56. Dayton's Devils (1968)

103 min | Crime

5.7
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A crook brings together a group of ex-cons and other misfits in order to rob the payroll at an Air Force base.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Leslie Nielsen, Lainie Kazan, Eric Braeden

Votes: 37

57. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Libra Rising All Over Lamont (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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As an astrologer tells Lamont that as a Libra he must avoid strife and arguing, hypochondriac Fred is home suffering from gas after eating eight-day-old collard greens.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Whitman Mayo, LaWanda Page

Votes: 37

58. Designing Women (1986–1993)
Episode: The Beauty Contest (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Mary Jo objects to her 12-year-old daughter Claudia entering in a beauty pageant.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts, Jean Smart

Votes: 37

59. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: A House Is Not a Pool Room (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Lamont suffers buyer's remorse after the pool table he gave Fred for his birthday brings the boys over for billiards every day while Fred's work and girlfriend Donna go neglected.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Lynn Hamilton, Whitman Mayo

Votes: 36

60. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Fred, the Reluctant Fingerman (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Fred, fearing retaliation after witnessing a robbery at Julio's, is unwilling to get involved by describing the burglars to the police.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Gregory Sierra, Hal Williams

Votes: 36

61. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: The Engagment (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Fred and Donna are to be married on Sunday, but Lamont plots to put them asunder before the Lord joins them together by inviting to the wedding his Aunt Esther and the rest of Fred's irascible in-laws.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Lynn Hamilton, LaWanda Page

Votes: 36

62. Molloy (1989– )

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Stars: Mayim Bialik, Kevin Scannell, Pamela Brull, Jennifer Aniston

Votes: 34

63. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: 984 W. 124th Street, Apt. 5C (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.9
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At Christmastime, Louise discovers that George has been sending monthly payments to an address in Harlem.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 34

64. Going Places (1990–1991)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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The production staff of The Dick Roberts Show has its hands full booking guests for the outrageous talk show and dealing with its egomaniacal host. After work, Charlie, Jack, Alex and Kate ... See full summary »

Stars: Alan Ruck, Heather Locklear, Hallie Todd, Staci Keanan

Votes: 33

65. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford & Chico (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Feeling betrayed when Lamont starts a sideline business with Julio, Fred moves out and into a downtown flophouse.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Gregory Sierra, Whitman Mayo

Votes: 33

66. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: The Kid (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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A lonely latchkey kid stows away on Lamont's truck and spends a day with the Sanfords.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Hal Williams, Howard Platt

Votes: 32

67. The Fanelli Boys (1990–1991)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Recently widowed Teresa Fanelli is leaving Brooklyn for Florida but her adult boys move back in. Frankie is a ladies man, Ronnie failing in school. Dom works scams while Anthony runs the family business. Uncle Angelo is a priest.

Stars: Joe Pantoliano, Ann Morgan Guilbert, Christopher Meloni, Ned Eisenberg

Votes: 31

68. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: George's Family Tree (1975)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

7.7
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Talk of ancestry doesn't interest George, who believes the past should remain in the past - until he learns that he was descended from African royalty.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 31

69. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Episode: Grady, the Star Boarder (1973)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Fred seizes a financial opportunity when Grady gripes about his neighbors' fighting: invite Grady to come live in serenity for $60 a month with him and Lamont.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, Lynn Hamilton, Whitman Mayo

Votes: 31

70. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Jenny's Low (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

8.2
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Jenny gives her brother an ice-cold reception when he suddenly appears after a two-year absence. George is the only one who understands Jenny's strange behavior and, unfortunately, he makes no bones about saying so.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 31

71. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Honeymoon (1974)

50 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.7
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Olvia and John finally get a chance to take their postponed honeymoon to Virginia Beach.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 31

72. The Bob Crane Show (1975– )

30 min | Comedy

5.5
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Bob Wilcox decides to leave his insurance job to enter medical school, needing the support of his family to deal with the curriculum and being older. He must deal with obstacles placed by Dean Ingersoll plus his eccentric landlord Busso.

Stars: Bob Crane, Patricia Harty, Jack Fletcher, Todd Susman

Votes: 30

73. A Little Bit Strange (1989 TV Movie)

Comedy

5.0
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Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Michael Warren, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Shawn Skie, Myra J.

Votes: 30

74. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Lie (1975)

49 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.6
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Ben secretly borrows John Boy's car and gets both into trouble.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 30

75. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Florence's Union (1978)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
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Florence and the other maids in the building decide to form a union. Louise supports the idea, but George opposes the idea because Mr. Whittendale does, too.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Jack Fletcher

Votes: 29

76. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Mr. Piano Man (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

8.1
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George likes the idea of boosting his classy ans luxurious image, so he asks Louise to purchase a piano for their home, despite knowing that no one around can play one. George later becomes... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 29

77. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Lionel Cries Uncle (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

8.5
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Louise's Uncle Ward visits the Jeffersons, but George derisively refers to him as an "Uncle Tom" for having worked as a butler for many years.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Zara Cully, Mike Evans

Votes: 28

78. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Matchmakers (1975)

50 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.5
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Cora Beth joins the series and marries Ike.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 28

79. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Spoilers (1974)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.7
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A mountain man moves his family back to Walton's Mountain. The family members (except the father) are city folks and do not enjoy the mountains. Spoiled brats who try to show the Waltons they are country hicks.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 28

80. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: George's Skeleton (1975)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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George's old friend, Monk Davis, pays him a visit, demanding hush money George has been paying him for years to keep a crime the two committed a secret from Louise and Lionel.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Franklin Cover, Zara Cully

Votes: 27

81. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: The Good Life Is Bad for Louise (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

7.7
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Ever since Florence was hired as the maid for the Jeffersons, Louise's life has been the same old routine and wishes for a change. She therefore is interviewed by a businessman who invites ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 27

82. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Uncle George and Aunt Louise (1978)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.5
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George and Louise's troublesome nephew, Raymond, comes to visit from Chicago.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Paul Benedict

Votes: 27

83. Nothing Is Easy (1986–1987)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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Stars: Dee Wallace, Jonathan Ke Quan, Scott Grimes, Katie O'Neill

Votes: 25

84. Goode Behavior (1996–1997)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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A man is released on parole under one condition: he must stay under house arrest in care of his son who hadn't spoken to him in years. The son is not too crazy about this idea at all and son's shocked wife and teen daughter even less so.

Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Dorien Wilson, Alex Datcher, Scott Grimes

Votes: 25

85. The Strange Monster of Strawberry Cove (1971 TV Movie)

90 min | Family, Mystery

7.5
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A school teacher thinks he saw sea monster in the calm waters of Strawberry Cove. Three kids then build one in defense of their teacher and set out to find what's behind the mystery.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Agnes Moorehead, Larry D. Mann, Parley Baer

Votes: 25

86. The Cavanaughs (1986–1989)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Stars: Barnard Hughes, Peter Michael Goetz, Mary Tanner Bailey, John Short

Votes: 25

87. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Former Neighbors (1975)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

8.2
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Two last-minute invitations collide: George invites business magnate Coleman Harris to dinner on the same night that Louise invites their earthy former neighbors Roy & Natalie Simms.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Paul Benedict, Ernie Lee Banks

Votes: 25

88. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Jenny's Grandparents (1975)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
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Jenny's stubborn grandfathers won't set foot in the Willis apartment because of Tom and Helen's mixed marriage, so Jenny and Louise try to orchestrate a meeting on neutral ground - in the Jefferson apartment. But how will George react?

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 25

89. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Jenny's Thesis (1978)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.8
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Jenny goes to the ghetto to write a thesis about gang violence. There, she meets a 12 year old boy who is already a veteran gang member.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 25

90. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Mother Jefferson's Boyfriend (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

8.1
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Louise tells George that his mother and her boyfriend of two weeks are thinking about marrying and moving to Florida. George thinks that the man is a fortune-hunter trying to go through Mother Jefferson to get George's money.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Zara Cully

Votes: 25

91. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Mother Jefferson's Fall (1975)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.1
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Upset that she is not being paid attention to by George, Louise and Lionel during a visit at their apartment, Mother Jeffersons fakes a fall to garner attention.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Zara Cully, Berlinda Tolbert

Votes: 25

92. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Once a Friend (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.5
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George is excited when he learns that an old Navy pal is in town and wants him to stop by at his hotel for a visit. However his old pal, Eddie, has a big surprise for George; his name is ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Veronica Redd

Votes: 25

93. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: The Jefferson Curve (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.8
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Marcus meets customer Natalie Parker at Jefferson's Cleaners and tells her he is George's son so she would date him. However, when Natalie meets George and tells him she is dating his son, George thinks Lionel is having an affair.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 25

94. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: The Visitors (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
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Florence receives unexpected visits from her parents, who have come to tell her that they have decided to divorce after decades of marriage.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Jinaki

Votes: 25

95. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Uncle Bertram (1975)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.6
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Mother Jefferson is upset over an encounter with an elevator masher, who turns out to be Tom Willis' elderly Uncle Bertram, a retired firefighter in town to visit his relatives.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 25

96. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Rich Man's Disease (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

7.5
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Goerge comes home with an ulcer, and in order for him to feel normal and healthy again, Louise is advised to take every one of his wishes as her command.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 24

97. Silver Spoons (1982–1987)
Episode: Takin' a Chance on Love (1982)

23 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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Ricky gets his first taste of puppy love when a new girl transfers to his school. Ricky probes Edward about his true feelings for Kate.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Erin Gray, Leonard Lightfoot, Joel Higgins

Votes: 24

98. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: The Blackout (1978)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.8
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During a city-wide blackout, George and Marcus make a trip to one of the cleaning stores in a bad part of town in order to prevent possible looting. But the mission goes from bad to worse.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Paul Benedict

Votes: 24

99. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Lionel the Playboy (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

7.6
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Lionel spends time with high-society people at a party, thinking that he is "making it to the top." Therefore, he threatens to quit school indefinitely, much to the dismay of Louise.

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Zara Cully, Berlinda Tolbert

Votes: 23

100. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Meet the Press (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy

8.0
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Publicity-seeker George learns a newspaper reporter is planning a series of articles on successful African-American businessmen. However, George decision to invite the reporter to a party ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Shea | Stars: Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Roxie Roker, Franklin Cover

Votes: 23