Highest Rated Titles With Joseph Cotten


1. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: The Unsinkable Bette Davis (1963)

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Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Bette Davis, Paul Henreid

Votes: 82

2. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: The Oscars - Moments of Greatness: Part 1 (1964)

30 min

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Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Joan Crawford, Bette Davis, Joan Fontaine

Votes: 38

3. The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (1956–1959)
Episode: The De Santre Story (1956)

30 min

9.4
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Stars: Joseph Cotten, Robert Cornthwaite, Joan Fontaine, Eduard Franz

Votes: 10

4. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: The Odyssey of Rita Hayworth (1964)

30 min

9.2
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Rita's early days as part of her parent's dancing act leads to film parts, bigger and better until she's a leading lady, paired with top male stars. Scenes from some of her best remembered ... See full summary »

Director: Al Ramrus | Stars: Fred Astaire, Joseph Cotten, Glenn Ford, Stewart Granger

Votes: 18

5. The Great Adventure (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.9
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A filmed series of one-hour dramatizations of the lives of famous historical persons, as well as important historical events.

Stars: Russell Johnson, Van Heflin, Kent Smith, Eddie Little Sky

Votes: 83

6. Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)
Episode: The Administrator (1962)

60 min | Drama

8.9
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The hospital administrator, already unpopular with much of the staff, makes things worse by firing an employee he suspects of stealing equipment. Meanwhile, his marriage is also on the ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Stanley | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Raymond Massey, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Malone

Votes: 10

7. Celebrity Playhouse (1955– )

30 min | Drama

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

Votes: 16

8. What's My Line? (1950–1967)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

8.7
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Four panelists must determine guests' occupations - and, in the case of famous guests, while blindfolded, their identity - by asking only "yes" or "no" questions.

Stars: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Bennett Cerf, Dorothy Kilgallen

Votes: 1,066

9. Suspicion (1957–1958)

60 min | Drama

8.7
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The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and ... See full summary »

Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Cris Roberts, Mike Ragan, David Armstrong

Votes: 264

10. Telephone Time (1956–1958)

30 min | Drama

8.7
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Between 1956 and September 1957, this filmed show featured plays by John Nesbitt, the host of the show. Starting in September 1957, plays by other authors were presented.

Stars: John Nesbitt, Frank Baxter, Maurice Marsac, Florenz Ames

Votes: 87

11. Stump the Stars (1947– )

30 min | Game-Show

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Television's first treatment of "Charades" as played by Hollywood celebrities. The giveaway was the use of gestures that defined "film", "TV show", "book" or "song" as well as "small word (... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Stokey, Vincent Price, Beverly Garland, Sebastian Cabot

Votes: 52

12. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )

30 min

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Stars: Joseph Cotten, John Huston, Paul Newman, Sharon Tate

Votes: 89

13. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)

TV-14 | 25 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Series of unrelated short stories covering elements of crime, horror, drama, and comedy about people of different backgrounds committing murders, suicides, thefts, and other sorts of crime caused by certain motivations, perceived or not.

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams, Patricia Hitchcock

Votes: 11,184

14. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

8.6
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The show started in New York with Broadway actors. It then moved to Hollywood where Hollywood actors headed the cast.

Stars: Philip Carey, Laraine Day, Willis Bouchey, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 105

15. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: On Location: Night of the Iguana (1964)

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Director: William Kronick | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Ava Gardner

Votes: 10

16. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Originally billed as Playhouse of the Stars this long running anthology series was originally presented live from New York. Irene Dunne was briefly the hostess in 1952 and the show frequently used Broadway performers in classic stories.

Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, Walter Coy, Robert Paige

Votes: 149

17. Citizen Kane (1941)

PG | 119 min | Drama, Mystery

8.4
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100 Metascore

Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.

Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead

Votes: 328,947 | Gross: $1.59M

18. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)

105 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.4
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Doc Severinsen, Skitch Henderson

Votes: 2,486

19. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Of the many anthology series, Playhouse 90 is considered the most ambitious with outstanding talent in front of the camera. Attracting top ranked directors and scripts it was often filmed live including the entire first season.

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

Votes: 215

20. Producers' Showcase (1954–1957)

90 min | Drama, Musical, Comedy

8.4
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This program aired once every fourth week and was one of the most costly live shows of the 1950's. Many stars appeared on this show; see the Guest List for them.

Stars: Cyril Ritchard, Claire Bloom, Mary Martin, David Wayne

Votes: 65

21. Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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An anthology series hosted by Betty Furness in the first season, Desi Arnaz in the second. Stories came from several genres, often based on fact. A two part episode was spun off as the popular show The Untouchables.

Stars: Desi Arnaz, Betty Furness, Bruce Gordon, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 80

22. The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1959–1961)

30 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: June Allyson, Don Rickles, Naomi Stevens, Rossano Brazzi

Votes: 96

23. The Barbara Stanwyck Show (1960– )

30 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series usually starring Miss Stanwyck with her character either facing difficulties or overcoming peril. Several of the episodes were pilots, none of them turned into series.

Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, James Hong, Weaver Levy, Lawrence Tierney

Votes: 96

24. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An Anthology of mini-features, new productions largely consisted of hasty retreads of successful Fox movies.

Stars: Joseph Cotten, Carl Benton Reid, Grandon Rhodes, Robert Foulk

Votes: 92

25. The New Bike (2009)

Short, Drama

8.3
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Director: David Gantz | Stars: Matt Zemlin, John Riley Billings

Votes: 48

26. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: A Time of Terror (1970)

TV-PG | 73 min | Western

8.3
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The Graingers are taken hostage by two brothers and their sister to get access to a friend of Clay who is a Judge running for the legislature. They blame him for killing their father and stealing their family farm for a railroad.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: John McIntire, Doug McClure, Tim Matheson, Sara Lane

Votes: 16

27. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Breakdown (1955)

TV-14 | 26 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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William Callew is involved in a bad traffic accident on a rural road, that leaves him so paralyzed he appears lifeless, and when help arrives they think he's really dead.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Joseph Cotten, Raymond Bailey, Forrest Stanley

Votes: 991

28. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)
Episode: Broken Arrow (1956)

55 min | Drama

8.3
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Tom Jeffords helps an Apache and becomes blood brother to the great Apache chief Cochise. Jeffords falls in love with a beautiful woman of Cochise's tribe, Sonseeahray, but the greed and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Ricardo Montalban, Rita Moreno, John Lupton

Votes: 7

29. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: What a Way to Go: An Extravaganza in the Making (1964)

30 min

8.3
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Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Shirley MacLaine, Paul Newman

Votes: 6

30. The Third Man (1949)

Not Rated | 93 min | Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller

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Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime.

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Trevor Howard

Votes: 127,336 | Gross: $0.45M

31. Looks Familiar (1970– )

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Nostalgia based panel chat show.

Stars: Denis Norden, Bob Monkhouse, Arthur Askey, Ted Ray

Votes: 12

32. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: Birth of a Star (1963)

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Directors: Alexander Grasshoff, Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Stefanie Powers, Sharon Tate

Votes: 9

33. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: Natalie Wood: Hollywood's Child (1964)

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Director: Mel Stuart | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Natalie Wood

Votes: 6

34. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
Episode: The King of Denmark (1970)

75 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.2
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Has a lost Shakespeare manuscript been discovered? Or is it an elaborate fraud? Researching a story for Jeff Dillon, Peggy Maxwell finds herself at the center of a mystery.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Susan Saint James, Joseph Cotten, Noel Harrison

Votes: 8

35. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: The Wedding (1979)

TV-G | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Roarke is set to marry the love of his life, but Tattoo overhears a conversation that suggests the man who grants others' fantasies may not be able to realize his own.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Samantha Eggar, Paul John Balson

Votes: 25

36. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
Episode: To Sing a Song of Murder (1970)

60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Musicians, (Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis, Jr, Florence LaRue, Ron Townson, Lamonte McLemore-members of The 5th Dimension), become involved in a devious political plot.

Director: Barry Shear | Stars: Robert Wagner, Billy Davis Jr., Florence LaRue, LaMonte McLemore

Votes: 33

37. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator.

Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Luis Delgado

Votes: 5,380

38. Touch of Evil (1958)

PG-13 | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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A stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town.

Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia

Votes: 80,740 | Gross: $2.24M

39. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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A drama anthology series hosted by actress Loretta Young. In addition to hosting the series, she played the lead in various episodes.

Stars: Loretta Young, John Milton Kennedy, Robert Foulk, John Newland

Votes: 162

40. Journey to the Unknown (1968– )

60 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A British anthology series about everyday people finding themselves put into unusual circumstances...many of them supernatural in nature.

Stars: Michael Callan, Joseph Cotten, Brandon De Wilde, Julie Harris

Votes: 110

41. Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (1955–1958)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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An anthology series hosted by Jane Wyman.

Stars: Jane Wyman, Paul Bryar, Simon Scott, Edith Evanson

Votes: 30

42. Laugh-In (1967–1973)
Episode: Episode #2.10 (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

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Director: Gordon Wiles | Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Charlie Brill, Chelsea Brown

Votes: 10

43. Laugh-In (1967–1973)
Episode: Episode #2.11 (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

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Director: Gordon Wiles | Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Charlie Brill, Chelsea Brown

Votes: 8

44. Laugh-In (1967–1973)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.0
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Ruth Buzzi, Gary Owens

Votes: 1,909

45. Shadow of a Doubt (1943)

Approved | 108 min | Thriller

8.0
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A young woman discovers her visiting uncle may not be the man he seems to be.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotten, Macdonald Carey, Henry Travers

Votes: 49,499

46. Checkmate (1960–1962)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Don Corey and Jed Sills operate Checkmate, Inc., a very high priced detective agency in San Francisco. Helping them protect the lives of their clients is British criminologist (once an Oxford professor) Carl Hyatt.

Stars: Anthony George, Doug McClure, Sebastian Cabot, Ken Lynch

Votes: 195

47. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: Paul Newman: Actor in a Hurry (1964)

30 min

8.0
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Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Paul Newman

Votes: 6

48. Gaslight (1944)

Passed | 114 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.9
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Years after her aunt was murdered in her home, a young woman moves back into the house with her new husband. However, he has a secret that he will do anything to protect, even if it means driving his wife insane.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, May Whitty

Votes: 18,797

49. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)

Approved | 88 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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The spoiled young heir to the decaying Amberson fortune comes between his widowed mother and the man she has always loved.

Directors: Orson Welles, Fred Fleck, Robert Wise | Stars: Tim Holt, Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter

Votes: 18,243

50. The Joey Bishop Show (1967–1969)

90 min | Talk-Show

7.9
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Stars: Joey Bishop, Regis Philbin, Norm Crosby, Jan Murray

Votes: 107

51. Lo scopone scientifico (1972)

Not Rated | 113 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Every year, a Countess invites a poor Italian family to play in a card game.

Director: Luigi Comencini | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano, Joseph Cotten, Bette Davis

Votes: 1,545

52. NET Playhouse (1964–1972)

90 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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American television anthology series of wide range of genres - from history and drama to fantasy and science fiction. Fiction novels, stories, stage-plays, fairy-tales and actual historic events are dramatized in each stand-alone episode.

Stars: Rene Auberjonois, Irene Dailey, George Voskovec, Richard Dysart

Votes: 18

53. The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (1956–1959)

30 min

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Stars: Joseph Cotten, Jan Chaney, Henry Daniell, Christopher Dark

Votes: 65

54. V.I.P.-Schaukel (1971– )

60 min | Documentary

7.9
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Stars: Margret Dünser, Carroll Righter, Prince Philip, Rhonda Fleming

Votes: 82

55. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
Episode: Episode dated 11 January 1959 (1959)

Family, Game-Show

7.9
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Guest host Dick Powell joins the panel on tonight's show. The first challenger is the warden of Washington State penitentiary, followed by a woman from Omaha, Nebraska who is a masseuse. ... See full summary »

Director: Franklin Heller | Stars: Bennett Cerf, Joseph Cotten, John Daly, Arlene Francis

Votes: 9

56. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Captain Dan Brady Story (1961)

60 min | Western

7.9
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Dan Brady, a colorful, boisterous and veteran frontier scout famous in the East, demands to be taken on as trail scout. Hale faces a dilemma as he will lose a freight contract necessary to finance the wagon train if he doesn't hire Brady.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: John McIntire, Robert Horton, Joseph Cotten, Frank McGrath

Votes: 17

57. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: The Man Called Bogart (1963)

30 min

7.9
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Director: Al Ramrus | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Lauren Bacall

Votes: 13

58. 77 Sunset Strip (1958–1964)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Stu Bailey and Jeff Spencer were the wisecracking, womanizing private detective heroes of this Warner Brothers drama. Stu and Jeff worked out of an office located at 77 Sunset Strip in Los ... See full summary »

Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Edd Byrnes, Roger Smith, Jacqueline Beer

Votes: 881

59. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)

25 min | Horror, Thriller

7.8
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Dramatizations of many Roald Dahl short stories.

Stars: Roald Dahl, Andrew Ray, Forbes Collins, Richard Johnson

Votes: 1,036

60. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)

51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The adventures of suave cat burglar Alexander Mundy, who plies his trade for the U.S. Government.

Stars: Robert Wagner, Fred Astaire, Malachi Throne, Murray Pollack

Votes: 1,309

61. F for Fake (1973)

PG | 89 min | Documentary

7.8
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A documentary about fraud and fakery.

Directors: Orson Welles, Gary Graver, Oja Kodar, François Reichenbach | Stars: Orson Welles, Oja Kodar, François Reichenbach, Elmyr de Hory

Votes: 11,781

62. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Western

7.8
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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: 289

63. 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: 382

64. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )
Episode: Hollywood Goes to War (1964)

30 min

7.8
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From World War One to Korea, Hollywood stars have been involved in America's wars, from selling war bonds to entertaining the troops to joining the armed forces themselves. Prominently ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Fred Astaire, Gene Autry, Joan Bennett, Jack Benny

Votes: 20

65. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The John Augustus Story (1962)

60 min | Western

7.8
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John Augustus in a game of cards with a Chinese merchant wins a beautiful Chinese girl. But when he takes her on the wagon train, other passengers ask Hale to have him and the girl kicked off the train for their "indecent" relationship.

Director: Allen H. Miner | Stars: John McIntire, Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Denny Miller

Votes: 10

66. The Virginian (1962–1971)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

7.7
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The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers, and Colonel MacKenzie. It is the setting for a variety of stories, many more ... See full summary »

Stars: Doug McClure, James Drury, Lee J. Cobb, Sara Lane

Votes: 1,294

67. Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)

Unrated | 133 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Joseph Cotten, Agnes Moorehead

Votes: 10,066

68. Othello (1951)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.7
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The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago.

Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Orson Welles, Micheál MacLiammóir, Robert Coote, Suzanne Cloutier

Votes: 5,936

69. Portrait of Jennie (1948)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Romance, Fantasy

7.7
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A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.

Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, Lillian Gish

Votes: 5,105

70. Bus Stop (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

7.7
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Grace owns the bus stop in Sunrise CO. She, waitress Elma, Sheriff Will and D.A. Glenn watch life through the stories which unfold as passengers arrive and then depart the small town.

Stars: Rhodes Reason, Richard Anderson, Joan Freeman, Marilyn Maxwell

Votes: 53

71. 77 Sunset Strip (1958–1964)
Episode: By His Own Verdict (1963)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Bailey is hired by a retiring attorney to check into the background of his final client - a petty hoodlum accused of murder who, following his acquittal, admitted to the lawyer that he was, in fact, guilty.

Director: Lawrence Dobkin | Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Joseph Cotten, Nick Adams, Karl Swenson

Votes: 13

72. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: Gun Quest (1970)

TV-PG | 73 min | Western

7.7
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The Virginian arrested by a posse while on a trip is accused of murder. He is taken in for a trial by a less than proper judge who is also the hangman. When no one listens to him, he escapes to find the real killer and prove his innocence.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Stewart Granger, Doug McClure, Lee Majors, James Drury

Votes: 12

73. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
Episode: High Green Wall (1954)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Director: Nicholas Ray | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Thomas Gomez, Maurice Marsac, Marshall Bradford

Votes: 14

74. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: This Case Is Closed (1974)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Jim travels to Newark, and draws the attention of organized crime and the FBI. The FBI is protecting Jim's target because he is a former federal witness. The target is found dead, and Jim's client has some explaining to do.

Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joseph Cotten, Sharon Gless

Votes: 138

75. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Together (1958)

TV-14 | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A husband gets locked in an secure office with the body of his beautiful young mistress, who he has just murdered.

Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Joseph Cotten, Christine White, Sam Buffington

Votes: 223

76. Wagon Train (1957–1965)

75 min | Western

7.6
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts, and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire

Votes: 1,847

77. The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977–1979)

60 min | Family, Mystery

7.6
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The cases of a pair of teen detective brothers and a teen girl amateur sleuth.

Stars: Shaun Cassidy, Parker Stevenson, Pamela Sue Martin, Ed Gilbert

Votes: 1,019

78. Since You Went Away (1944)

Approved | 177 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.6
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With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone.

Directors: John Cromwell, Edward F. Cline, Tay Garnett, David O. Selznick | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple

Votes: 3,585

79. Aspen (1977– )

288 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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The trial of an Aspen man accused of the rape and murder of a teenager.

Stars: Sam Elliott, Perry King, Gene Barry, Roger Davis

Votes: 72

80. The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (1956–1961)

30 min | Comedy, Music

7.6
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Hosted by Tennessee Ernie Ford, the likeable singer, comedian, entertainer received his own variety show sponsored by the Ford Motor Company which gave Ernie the venue to entertain millions... See full summary »

Stars: Tennessee Ernie Ford, The Top Twenty, The Voices of Walter Schumann, Cliff Arquette

Votes: 34

81. The Lonely Profession (1969 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Director: Douglas Heyes | Stars: Harry Guardino, Dean Jagger, Barbara McNair, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 26

82. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Man Unforgiving (1958)

30 min | Western

7.6
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Sheriff Adam Prescott begins to suspect that the drifter who he has taken into his house may be the Army doctor whom he blames for the loss of his leg in the Civil War. He thus tries to ... See full summary »

Director: James Sheldon | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Claude Akins, Mary Shipp, Johnny Crawford

Votes: 7

83. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
Episode: To Lure a Man (1969)

60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Al and his date are held hostage in his apartment by enemy foreign agents who want to abduct SIA chief Jacks. Devon has to decipher the clue Al drops on the phone.

Director: Barry Shear | Stars: Robert Wagner, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Tina Sinatra, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 16

84. Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

G | 144 min | Action, Drama, History

7.5
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In 1941, as Japan prepares to open its war against the USA with a pre-emptive strike on Pearl Harbor, a series of American mistakes threatens to inadvertently aggravate its effectiveness.

Directors: Richard Fleischer, Kinji Fukasaku, Toshio Masuda | Stars: Martin Balsam, Sô Yamamura, Jason Robards, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 27,140 | Gross: $29.55M

85. Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)

90 min | Western

7.5
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The western adventures of tough but fair Marshal Jim Crown.

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

Votes: 276

86. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Dead Weight (1959)

TV-14 | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Married Courtney Masterson and his girlfriend are parked at a lover's lane when a young thug tries to rob them. Courtney overpowers the thief and wants to turn him over to the police but is... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Rosenberg | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Joseph Cotten, Julie Adams, Don Gordon

Votes: 139

87. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: Split Second to an Epitaph: Part 2 (1968)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Just before his spinal surgery, Ironside asks the public to help find the person who stole drugs from the hospital and killed a guard. The chief does not know that the same man has been planning for Ironside to die on the operating table.

Director: Leonard Horn | Stars: Raymond Burr, Joseph Cotten, Troy Donahue, Lilia Skala

Votes: 40

88. The Farmer's Daughter (1947)

Unrated | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Katie Holstrom leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is sidetracked into domestic service, romance, and politics.

Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Loretta Young, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, Charles Bickford

Votes: 1,834

89. Off to See the Wizard (1967–1968)

60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.4
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Family-oriented TV series, produced by MGM, in which guest hosts and animated versions of the "Wizard of Oz" characters were used as wrap-arounds to introduce various family-oriented films ... See full summary »

Stars: Daws Butler, Mel Blanc, June Foray, Vito Scotti

Votes: 27

90. The Best of Broadway (1954–1955)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.4
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Stars: Claudette Colbert, Reginald Gardiner, Margaret Hamilton, Helen Hayes

Votes: 22

91. Churchill and the Generals (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama, History, War

7.4
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The complicated relationship between Winston Churchill and the leaders of the British army during World War II.

Director: Alan Gibson | Stars: Timothy West, Eric Porter, Arthur Hill, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 64

92. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
Episode: Beyond a Treasonable Doubt (1970)

60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Al is accused of treason, and he must determine who is behind the frame job while under a shoot-to-kill order.

Director: Barry Shear | Stars: Robert Wagner, Joseph Cotten, Ahna Capri, Cesar Romero

Votes: 18

93. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: Split Second to an Epitaph: Part 1 (1968)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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Ironside agrees to undergo exploratory surgery that could restore his ability to walk - or kill him. At that hospital, a masked assailant escapes with stolen drugs after murdering a security guard.

Director: Leonard Horn | Stars: Raymond Burr, Joseph Cotten, Troy Donahue, Lilia Skala

Votes: 42

94. The Barbara Stanwyck Show (1960– )
Episode: The Hitch-Hiker (1961)

30 min | Drama

7.4
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A lady lawyer and her author husband encounter a starving young woman and her baby, and take them in. Soon they discover she's a Czech refugee that is hiding from a local rich woman she ... See full summary »

Director: David Lowell Rich | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Joseph Cotten, Amy Douglass, Elana Eden

Votes: 8

95. 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: 3,932

96. I'll Be Seeing You (1944)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.3
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A soldier suffering from combat fatigue meets a young woman on Christmas furlough from prison and their mutual loneliness blossoms into romance.

Directors: William Dieterle, George Cukor | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple, Spring Byington

Votes: 1,600

97. Petulia (1968)

R | 105 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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An unhappily married socialite finds solace in the company of a recently divorced doctor.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Julie Christie, George C. Scott, Richard Chamberlain, Arthur Hill

Votes: 2,308

98. The Screaming Woman (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Horror, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ground who has ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Ed Nelson, Laraine Stephens, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 371

99. The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)
Episode: A Collection of Eagles (1973)

52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A greed-consumed numismatist plots to switch a wealthy collector's gold double-eagle coins with counterfeits, using and abusing his trusting accomplices along the way.

Director: Walter Grauman | Stars: Karl Malden, Michael Douglas, John Saxon, Belinda Montgomery

Votes: 62

100. The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Horror

7.2
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A doctor, scientist, organist, and biblical scholar, Anton Phibes, seeks revenge on the nine doctors he considers responsible for his wife's death.

Director: Robert Fuest | Stars: Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten, Hugh Griffith, Terry-Thomas

Votes: 11,176