Highest Rated Titles With Robert Urich


1. The Ultimate Auction (2000 TV Movie)

Reality-TV

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Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Gillian Anderson, James Cameron, Sarah Ferguson, Robert Urich

Votes: 6

2. Love Boat: The Next Wave (1998–1999)
Episode: Trances of a Lifetime (1999)

Comedy

9.2
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When a hypnotist is booked for the cruise but insists that the cruise line pay his asking price. Camille convinces him to do one show and he hypnotizes several of the crew. When he learns ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Mordente | Stars: Perry Anzilotti, Danielle Aubry, Jaime Bergman, Cameron Crenshaw

Votes: 8

3. The World's Greatest Magic (1994 TV Special)

Family, Fantasy

9.0
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Stars: Lance Burton, Brett Daniels, Greg Frewin, Franz Harary

Votes: 16

4. Lonesome Dove (1989)

TV-14 | 384 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.8
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Two former Texas Rangers renew their spirit of adventure as they and several other residents of a small Texas town join a cattle drive to the Montana Territory.

Stars: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane

Votes: 16,967

5. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: And Give Up Show Biz? (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.8
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A young man is found floating in the water. When he wakes up, he claims to have no memory of who he is. Spenser tries to help him. Later, he becomes the prime suspect in a murder. But he claims he can't be a killer.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 6

6. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Home Is the Hero (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.8
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Rita asks Spenser to help a youth she's coaching at a youth center. Spenser discovers that the boy is working for a Fagin like criminal.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

7. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Trial and Error (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.8
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Rita has a solid case against a pimp suspected of murdering a teen-age hooker, but Spenser thinks the man is being framed.

Director: David Whorf | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 11

8. Lonesome Dove (1989)
Episode: On the Trail (1989)

TV-14 | 90 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.7
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With the loss of Sean O'Brien, the cook refuses to cross the river and Woodrow and Gus find themselves in their old stomping grounds of San Antonio looking for someone to prepare their ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane

Votes: 184

9. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1991)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.6
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

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

Votes: 1,278

10. Everyday (1978– )

30 min | Family

8.6
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Pleasant daytime family show where singing, instrument playing and discussions and such would take place.

Stars: Stephanie Edwards, John Bennett Perry, Jed Allan, Elizabeth Ashley

Votes: 16

11. The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1979 TV Special)

8.6
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Director: John Moffitt | Stars: Mason Adams, Alan Alda, Loni Anderson, Lou Antonio

Votes: 17

12. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: A Madness Most Discreet (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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Spenser tries to protect a former Russian ballerina, when she hires him to help her find stolen papers, but he gets more than he bargained for once he discovers that she is a person of ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Austin | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

13. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: French Twist (1981)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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French detective Rambeua (Louis Jourdan) returns to investigate male escorts, including Randolph Mantooth. He stays with Dan and Bea dates Mantooth.

Director: Charlie Picerni | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 9

14. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Hell Hath No Fury (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

15. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Mary Hamilton (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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Spenser helps a young woman search for her father, but has to convince Rita and the police that she is innocent of two attempts on her father's life.

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 10

16. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Officer Luca, You're Dead (1976)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.6
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The basic idea of "Rashomon" -- the same event told in flashbacks from different perspectives -- fuels this story of Luca killing a man. The man, a distraught husband, had carried a .25 ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard McEveety | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 8

17. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Personal Demons (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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A woman involved in the fight against hunger in Africa hires Spenser to prove that an administrator is stealing millions in contributions.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

18. Lonesome Dove (1989)
Episode: Return (1989)

TV-14 | 94 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.6
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Still on the trail, the men face ever increasing danger. They have an 80 mile stretch without water and the weather has turned with the onset of winter. Joshua Deets' encounter with a group... See full summary »

Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane

Votes: 172

19. Lonesome Dove (1989)
Episode: The Plains (1989)

TV-14 | 94 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.6
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Gus and Lorena rejoin the cattle drive. Elmira makes her way to Ogallala, with July close on her heels. Jake's new partnership doesn't turn out as planned.

Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane

Votes: 174

20. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: The Road Back (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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When Spenser is protecting someone, he gets shot. He then learns that there a chance that he might lose the use of his injured arm. So he has therapy while waiting for the surgery that ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 13

21. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Widow's Walk (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.6
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Spenser needing to get over Susan's departure takes a job that takes him out of town. A woman whose husband's a fisherman who died recently, needs his help because another family who wants ... See full summary »

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 9

22. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Judgement Pronouced (1981)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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A criminal just as he is leaving the courthouse with his lawyer, after beating another rap, is shot by a man driving a car like Dan's and dressed like Dan. Dan is brought in and he can't ... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Donnelly | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 13

23. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.4
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The five-day-a-week syndicated successor to the popular CBS game show, where two could compete to match fill-in-the-blank phrases with those of the celebrities.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers, Richard Dawson

Votes: 1,281

24. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Angel of Desolation (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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Director: Ray Austin | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 10

25. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: At the River's Edge (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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Director: David Whorf | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

26. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Consilum Abditum (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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Spenser breaks up a domestic dispute, and gets charged with assault. Meanwhile, Susan is sexually harassed by her thesis adviser and turns to Hawk. Shortly thereafter an attempt is made on ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

27. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Deadly Tide: Part 1 (1975)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.4
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S.W.A.T. investigates the death of a scuba diver and how it figures into a series of jewel thefts.

Director: Gene Levitt | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 16

28. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: My Brother's Keeper (1987)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Spenser searches for the murderer of a war hero whose forthcoming book promised an expose of a Vietnamese crime boss.

Director: Michael Vejar | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

29. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Nightmare Come True (1981)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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At the insistence of worried parents, Dan teams up with a beautiful psychic, Cynthia Jennnings (Cristina Ferrare) to find their kidnapped daughter (Karlene Crockett). Ransom is 2 million in diamonds. Binzer tries to help Bea go on a diet.

Director: Dennis Donnelly | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 8

30. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: The Killer Within (1985)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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Spenser is hired to protect a woman's identical twin sister from assassins, only to discover his employer suffers from a split personality.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 9

31. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Among Friends (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.3
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Hawk is framed for the attempted murder of Marty Quirk. There is a new gun in town named Tyrone Blackwell. Name looks good on a tombstone.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 11

32. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: An Eye for an Eye (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.3
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Spenser has just relocated and out of no where, former clients are accusing of trying to shake them down. Spenser is oblivious to what they are talking about. Later a D.A. is threatening to take action against him.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

33. Kung Fu (1972–1975)
Episode: Blood Brother (1973)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.3
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While searching for his brother Caine learns that an old friend of his from the Shaolin Temple is also in America and in the town that he is in. But when Caine goes to look for him he can't... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Thorpe | Stars: David Carradine, Clu Gulager, John Anderson, Scott Hylands

Votes: 87

34. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Blood Money (1985)

Crime, Drama

8.3
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The wife of a kidnapped oil tycoon hires Spenser to deliver $1 million in ransom money to a ring of terrorists while police have the drop-off area surrounded.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

35. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Haunting (1988)

Crime, Drama

8.3
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Susan enlists Spenser's help in determining the past of a young amnesiac woman who had been sexually abused as a child. The inquiry brings Spenser back to the case of a young girl who was ... See full summary »

Director: David Whorf | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

36. Lonesome Dove (1989)
Episode: Leaving (1989)

TV-14 | 94 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.3
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In Lonesome Dove, Texas former Texas Rangers Augustus 'Gus' McCrae and Woodrow F. Call are spending their time not doing much of anything. They have something of a reunion when old friends ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane

Votes: 193

37. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Murder by Fire (1975)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Hondo and his team go after a gang of arsonist-killers who pose as firemen, evacuate posh homes, shoot at actual firemen and police and escape with a fortune in jewels, paintings and antiques.

Director: William Crain | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 9

38. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: The Running Man: Part 2 (1976)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Ben Jordan begins a new life in Lakevale, but fast runs afoul of the town's power brokers. Jordan discovers that even this quaint community falls under the dark shadow of the Mob, and hopes the blue line of S.W.A.T. also extends this far.

Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 13

39. Soap (1977–1981)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

8.2
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The soap-operish antics of two families: the Campbells and the Tates.

Stars: Katherine Helmond, Rod Roddy, Richard Mulligan, Cathryn Damon

Votes: 4,901

40. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.2
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

Votes: 15,249

41. It Had to Be You (1993)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Laura Scofield is a driven publisher, successful in everything but love. She hires widowed carpenter Mitch Quinn and sparks fly. He has three sons David, Chris, and Sebastian while Laura has a supportive witty assistant in Eve.

Stars: Faye Dunaway, Robert Urich, Justin Whalin, Will Estes

Votes: 21

42. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Autumn Thieves (1985)

Crime, Drama

8.2
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Spenser stumbles onto a ring of thieves while investigating a relic stolen from a museum.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 12

43. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Dead Ringer (1981)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Someone sent Wayne Newton a message saying he is a fake and if he continues to perform he will die. So Wayne calls Dan and tries to find out who this guy is.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 11

44. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
Episode: Episode #21.165 (1982)

Comedy, Talk-Show

8.2
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Stars: Bill Cosby, Lynda Carter, Doc Severinsen, Richard Simmons

Votes: 6

45. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Hawk's Eyes (1988)

Crime, Drama

8.2
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When an old lawyer friend dies in an traffic crash, Spenser looks into it. A cohort of the lawyer's calls Spenser down to the office to look at some files, but when he arrives the man is ... See full summary »

Director: David Whorf | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 6

46. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Murder and Acquisitions (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.2
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A man under investigation for insider trading on the stock market is killed before he can turn state's evidence.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 6

47. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Promised Land/Pilot (1985)

120 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Spenser is hired by a real estate developer with gambling problems to track down his wife, who's run away. When it becomes obvious that the wife has gotten herself in over her head with ... See full summary »

Director: Lee H. Katzin | Stars: Robert Urich, Barbara Stock, Avery Brooks, Geoffrey Lewis

Votes: 30

48. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Rage (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.2
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When Spenser is trying to locate a runaway. The girl meets a psychotic man but Spenser saves her but the man escapes. He then wants to get back at Spenser and he starts by holding Susan hostage.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 11

49. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Soldier on the Hill (1976)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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A disoriented war veteran taking a tourist ride through a movie studio becomes convinced he is back at the front and takes a beautiful star as his prisoner.

Director: Bernard McEveety | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 18

50. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: The Running Man: Part 1 (1976)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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S.W.A.T. is tasked by the Justice Department with protecting a key witness in a trial against a crime kingpin. The mob pulls out all stops and stoops to new lows to locate and liquidate David Neil.

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 12

51. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music

8.1
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A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.

Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson

Votes: 36,484

52. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: A Coven of Killers (1975)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A prisoner is broken out of the prison ward of County General Hospital. His name is Joey Hopper and his followers are referred to as the Hopper Family. The 'family' consists of alienated ... See full summary »

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 21

53. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Any Second Now (1976)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Some men go into a radio station and plant explosives. The team arrives and when every access is taken out they have to find some way to get in.

Director: Nicholas Colasanto | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 8

54. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Brother to Dragons (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.1
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Spenser is going skiing with Susan, but when he picks her up at Smithfield High School where she works, he finds out one of her students died of a heroin overdose. Spenser gets hired by the... See full summary »

Director: Sutton Roley | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

55. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Deadly Tide: Part 2 (1975)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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As SWAT closes in on the jewel robberies, the thieves plan a heist using stolen Navy mines.

Director: Gene Levitt | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 14

56. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Death Carrier (1975)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Frank Thomas is the 3rd victim of a sniper shooting in the last year. SWAT begins investigating by looking for a common link between the victims. They discover that two of the men dated the... See full summary »

Director: Harry Falk | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 23

57. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Red Handed (1979)

Not Rated | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A girl Two Leaf knows comes to town to take care of some business. Later she's killed with Two Leaf's knife and he has scratches on his face that matches her hands. Dan thinks he's being ... See full summary »

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 15

58. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Vigilante (1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Paul Julian, a radio repairman and friend to most of the S.W.A.T. team, lost his wife to a brutal killer, and has gone mad obsessing over her death. He keeps a police scanner tuned to ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Bilson | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 14

59. 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: 3,889

60. National Geographic Explorer (1985– )

120 min | Documentary, History

8.0
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A weekly series of short documentary segments funded by the National Geographic Society and done in the style of the National Geographic Specials. In 2003, the show was re-branded National ... See full summary »

Stars: Salvatore Vecchio, Peter Coyote, Lisa Ling, Gerald Durrell

Votes: 225

61. Bob Hope for President (1980 TV Special)

120 min | Comedy

8.0
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Bob Hope comedy special set before the elections, wherein Bob decides to run for President.

Stars: Bob Hope, Tracy Austin, Les Brown, Johnny Carson

Votes: 22

62. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Courthouse (1975)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Four thugs knock over a race track for $2 million, but only two of them escape. One of the one left behind is killed and the other captured. The gang tries elaborate methods to try to spring the surviving accomplice when he goes to trial.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 14

63. Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969–1976)
Episode: Death Is Only a Side Effect (1973)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A young woman with chronic kidney disease lapses into a coma from complete renal failure and her husband blames Kiley for improperly prescribing the drug she was taking while Welby and Kiley race against time to find the actual cause.

Director: Jerry London | Stars: Robert Young, James Brolin, Elena Verdugo, Joanna Barnes

Votes: 6

64. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Death by Design (1986)

Crime, Drama

8.0
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Spenser walks into a death trap when a beautiful university scientist who makes so-called 'designer drugs' hires him to track down her gigolo boyfriend and recover $50,000.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

65. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Heart of the Matter (1987)

Crime, Drama

8.0
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Lt Quirk confronts his own mortality following being outrun by a murder suspect and receiving death threats. While Quirk recovers from a heart attack and contemplates retiring, Spenser and ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

66. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Homecoming (1987)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Spenser is hired to protect ex-undercover cop, Nick Cavanaugh. As Judge Emmett Cavanaugh tries to make a deal with Crime Boss Gus Harley to safeguard his son and get Cavanaugh's son, Kevin,... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 12

67. The Lazarus Man (1996– )

60 min | Western

7.9
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Shortly after the Civil War, a man pulls himself out of a grave in the South wearing Southern clothing but carrying Northern gold and carrying a US Army revolver. He has no memory save for ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Urich, Ivan Brutsche, Marcus Gilbert, John Christian Graas

Votes: 126

68. Battle of the Network Stars VI (1979 TV Special)

Family, Game-Show, Sport

7.9
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Stars: Howard Cosell, Dick Van Patten, Scott Baio, Billy Crystal

Votes: 31

69. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: If You Knew Sammy (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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A vigilante named Sammy writes a book and angers the Boston mob. Turns out the Feds, the mob and Hawk all want Sammy dead for different reasons. William H Macy makes an early cameo and Spenser must tie all the loose ends together.

Director: Bruce Bilson | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

70. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: In a Safe Place (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 12

71. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Lessons in Fear (1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The theft of space age cutting tools and dynamite point to safe robbery and a murderous member of the gang's girlfriend runs an apartment for girls where resides a girl Luca is dating and is connected to the building with the safe.

Director: Dick Moder | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 8

72. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: One If by Land, Two If by Sea (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Spenser must solve the murder of a good friend, Joe Kelly. He is killed riding as Paul Revere in an annual celebration. There is more to Joe than Spenser knows.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

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

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Hondo and a talkative dope dealer marked for execution are stranded to ether in rugged terrain after surviving the crash of a sabotaged helicopter. Frank Gorshin guest stars.

Director: Sutton Roley | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 12

74. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Rockabye Baby (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Spenser tries to protect a pregnant girl who is carrying the son of a mobster who wants a son. But it seems that someone doesn't want her to give birth to the child.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

75. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Seek and Destroy (1981)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A Russian who was testing a new fighter plane decides to defect and goes to Las Vegas and lands at the nearby military base. One of the bases intelligence men is contacted by an informant ... See full summary »

Director: Michael S. McLean | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 9

76. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Shadowsight (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Spenser tries to find the connection between a 12-year-old's nightmares and the real-life murders they foretell.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 7

77. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 10

78. Vega$ (1978–1981)
Episode: Sudden Death (1980)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Dan fatally shoots a man who points a gun at him. When he finds out it was a young guy with a BB gun, Dan is deeply affected. He investigates the guy's life, which creates friction.

Director: Gabrielle Beaumont | Stars: Robert Urich, Greg Morris, Bart Braverman, Phyllis Davis

Votes: 13

79. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: The Long Hunt (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Spenser travels to Maine to help hunt down an escaped murderer, but the tables are turned when the man's father stalks Spenser.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

80. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: The Man Who Wasn't There (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.9
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Rita wants Spenser to find out about a man killed in a fire a man she and four classmates fabricated in their college's computer.

Director: Charlie Picerni | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 10

81. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Time Bomb (1975)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The team is trying out one of their new devices at a movie studio. When they're done Street leaves his behind. He and Luca and McCabe are suppose to go out with their girlfriends so he ... See full summary »

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 21

82. Cheers (1982–1993)
Episode: Woody for Hire, Meets Norman of the Apes (1988)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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While discussing exciting things in their lives, Woody tells the gang that he was just an extra on the TV show Spenser: For Hire (1985), and that he had rubbed elbows with its star, Robert ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Berry | Stars: Ted Danson, Kirstie Alley, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger

Votes: 170

83. Cheers (1982–1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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The regulars of the Boston bar Cheers share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name.

Stars: Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger, George Wendt

Votes: 39,110

84. Kung Fu (1972–1975)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

7.8
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The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.

Stars: David Carradine, Radames Pera, Keye Luke, Philip Ahn

Votes: 4,212

85. Invasion America (1998– )

Unrated | 30 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

7.8
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A young crossbreed human and alien fights to keep both of his worlds from going to war. His father, an alien (Tyrusian) emperor and his mother, a human, are both missing, and the young man ... See full summary »

Stars: Mikey Kelley, Tony Jay, Thom Adcox-Hernandez, Greg Eagles

Votes: 267

86. Dinah! (1974– )

90 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.8
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Dinah's show premiered 9 September 1974 and continued through to 4 September 1981. She started out the 70's with Dinah's Place which usually featured one guest and was more of a home ... See full summary »

Stars: Dinah Shore, Charles Nelson Reilly, Betty White, Norm Crosby

Votes: 133

87. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: I Confess (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.8
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A man who witnessed the murder of a bank officer is now confessing to the crime.

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 9

88. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Jungle War (1975)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Bo Pritchard, Hondo's Vietnam buddy, is determined to replaced Deke on Hondo's team. When Deke is wounded, Pritchard gets his chance, put Hondo must make a tough decision when his old friend's reckless behavior puts the team in danger.

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 16

89. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: No Room at the Inn (1985)

Crime, Drama

7.8
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Spenser's apartment burns down, but he's allowed to move into an old fire station as thanks for saving a firefighter's life. Meanwhile, Spenser and Hawk are hired to protect the life of ... See full summary »

Director: John Wilder | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 18

90. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: One for My Daughter (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.8
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A video director with gambling debts has passed on a drinking problem to his 16-year-old daughter.

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 8

91. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: The Bravo Enigma (1975)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The team's mission to stop the assassination of a U.S. Senator becomes even more urgent when it's learned the killer hired for the job is carrying a deadly plague that could start an epidemic.

Director: Phil Bondelli | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 13

92. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: The Chinese Connection (1976)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Hondo and a Chinese-American police lieutenant team up to crack a highly organized, heavily armed and deadly drug and protection ring which is terrorizing the Chinese community.

Director: Bruce Bilson | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 12

93. Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary Special (1981 TV Special)

120 min | Comedy

7.7
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Bob Hope celebrates 30 years in television.

Director: Kip Walton | Stars: Bob Hope, Lucille Ball, Milton Berle, George Burns

Votes: 16

94. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: A Day's Wages (1986)

Crime, Drama

7.7
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A young ex-con named Louis Harper steals from his boss, John Brady. Brady hires Spenser to prove it and Harper hires Hawk to protect him from leg-breakers. Spenser and Hawk team up to solve Louis' murder.

Director: Richard A. Colla | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 10

95. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Criss-Cross (1975)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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SWAT investigates a series of warehouse heists and seeks a runaway teenage girl who witnessed the thieves in action. Hovering over the investigation is a former senator with an invested interest.

Director: Fernando Lamas | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 14

96. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: Discord in a Minor (1985)

Crime, Drama

7.7
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Spenser's been hired by a conductor to find his daughter who ran away with her boyfriend. When he finds them, she tells him that her father has been molesting her. Spenser then tells her ... See full summary »

Director: Harvey Hart | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Barbara Stock, Ron McLarty

Votes: 12

97. Soap (1977–1981)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1977)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.7
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The Tate family are rich and have many secrets to hide. The Campbell family are working class with many personal problems to tackle.

Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Jimmy Baio, Diana Canova, Billy Crystal, Cathryn Damon

Votes: 99

98. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: Kill S.W.A.T. (1975)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Hondo and his team are set up as targets for mass execution by a family of criminals who have convinced themselves that the death of one of their kin was an act of S.W.A.T. "brutality."

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 15

99. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)
Episode: The Killing Ground (1975)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Responding to an early morning call reporting a family dispute Officer Jim Street and his partner fall prey to an ambush by three gunmen. It is just one in a series of ambushes which have ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Falk | Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 38

100. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
Episode: The Song of Orpheus (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.7
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Hawk is ambushed and dumped in the harbor. Rita is on a hot case with a mysterious hidden source and one mob boss is pulling all the stings. Will Spenser unravel this before he is killed too.

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Carolyn McCormick, Ron McLarty

Votes: 11