Highest Rated Titles With Richard Bright


1. The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977– )

434 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.5
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The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather: Part II (1974) were re-edited together in chronological order with additional footage added.

Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, James Caan

Votes: 3,035

2. The Godfather (1972)

R | 175 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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100 Metascore

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton

Votes: 1,230,095 | Gross: $134.82M

3. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life, which affects his mental state and ends up seeking professional psychiatric counseling.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 206,992

4. The Godfather: Part II (1974)

R | 202 min | Crime, Drama

9.0
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80 Metascore

The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton

Votes: 846,262 | Gross: $57.30M

5. The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1977)

140 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.0
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Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, James Caan

Votes: 78

6. Oz (1997–2003)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.8
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A series chronicling the daily activities of an unusual prison facility and its criminal inhabitants.

Stars: Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Dean Winters

Votes: 71,120

7. Coronet Blue (1967– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.8
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Michael Alden is an amnesiac, who must discover his real identity before the operatives of a mysterious group locate him and kill him. The key to his past might be "Coronet Blue" - a meaningless phrase he for some reason remembers.

Stars: Frank Converse, Joe Silver, Brian Bedford, Robert Burr

Votes: 93

8. The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1977)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.8
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Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, James Caan

Votes: 70

9. Broke Even (2000)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Director: David Feldman | Stars: Kevin Corrigan, Mick Cunningham, Michael Lowry, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 26

10. Oz (1997–2003)
Episode: Works of Mercy (2000)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Em City gets a new Unit Manager, Martin Querns, whose methods are hardly orthodox. Beecher's torment over his missing children is worsened when Schillinger presents him with an unexpected package. McManus returns to Oz in a new capacity.

Director: Adam Bernstein | Stars: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Ernie Hudson, Terry Kinney, Rita Moreno

Votes: 514

11. Third Watch (1999–2005)
Episode: Anywhere But Here (1999)

45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Jerry survives surgery but remains comatose. Doherty gives ex-wife Kim a bulletproof vest. Doc and Carlos must rescue a man afteran explosion. Bosco captures Jerry's attacker without firing a shot.

Director: Christopher Chulack | Stars: Michael Beach, Coby Bell, Bobby Cannavale, Eddie Cibrian

Votes: 46

12. Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

R | 229 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.

Director: Sergio Leone | Stars: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Joe Pesci

Votes: 235,977 | Gross: $5.30M

13. The Hotel Manor Inn (1997)

8.3
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Director: Wayne Chesler | Stars: Fred Norris, Dory Binyon, Richard Bright, Jennifer Corby

Votes: 6

14. Third Watch (1999–2005)
Episode: Modern Designs for Better Living (1999)

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Davis inadvertently endangers a youth he's trying to help. Doc learns that his father's drug overdose was not accidental. Thecombined effort of police, paramedics and firefighters is ... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Michael Beach, Coby Bell, Bobby Cannavale, Eddie Cibrian

Votes: 34

15. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: The Weight (2002)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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A joke sparks a series of hit contracts, while Carmela finds herself happier than perhaps she should be that Furio will be around for good.

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 1,529

16. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

8.2
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The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.

Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz, James Sikking

Votes: 5,250

17. The Defenders (1961–1965)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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A Father-Son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day.

Stars: E.G. Marshall, Robert Reed, Polly Rowles, Ossie Davis

Votes: 257

18. Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)
Episode: I Could Write a Book (1991)

Crime, Drama

8.2
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A writer whom McCabe knows is found dead. It looks like a suicide but McCabe isn't sure. He knows the man hasn't been able to publish anything for ten years. But he learns from the man's ... See full summary »

Director: James Frawley | Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell, Carmen Argenziano

Votes: 6

19. Houston Knights (1987–1988)
Episode: Mirrors (1987)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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A Chicago cop (Pare) is sent to Houston after getting involved in an incident that catches the ire of the mob, where he is teamed with a native (Beck). And from the beginning the two of them don't get along.

Directors: Richard Lang, Gary Nelson | Stars: Michael Paré, Michael Beck, Carol Alt, John Brasington

Votes: 88

20. From Here to Eternity (1979– )
Episode: Part I (1979)

PG-13 | Drama

8.2
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Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Natalie Wood, William Devane, Steve Railsback, Roy Thinnes

Votes: 5

21. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a new elite squad of NYPD detectives who investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 56,249

22. The Godfather Family: A Look Inside (1990 TV Movie)

73 min | Documentary

8.1
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A documentary on the making of the three Godfather films, with interviews and recollections from the film makers and cast. This feature also includes the original screen tests of some of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Werner | Stars: Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Marlon Brando, James Caan

Votes: 735

23. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Documentary dramas - plays that were based on true stories, were the forte of Armstrong Circle Theater. Many movie actors and actresses got their start here.

Stars: Douglas Edwards, Sandy Becker, Bob Sherry, John Cameron Swayze

Votes: 60

24. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)
Episode: Malignant (2002)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The murder of two deliverymen leads to a scheme to make money from drugs, and man's standing in his church community.

Directors: Juan José Campanella, Frank Prinzi | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Kathryn Erbe, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 117

25. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A pinnacle of the Golden Age of Television, "Studio One" presented a wide range of memorable dramas and received 18-Emmy nominations and five wins during its prestigious nine-year-run on ... See full summary »

Stars: Betty Furness, Paul Branson, Paul Brenson, Mary Sinclair

Votes: 163

26. Houston Knights (1987–1988)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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A Chicago cop is transfered to Houston where he teams up with a Texas lawman.

Stars: Michael Paré, Michael Beck, D. Franki Horner, Dana Young

Votes: 135

27. Private Eye (1987–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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This is a detective series set in 1950's Hollywood. Jack Cleary is a (virtuous) cop and his virtue cost him his badge--he tried to expose corruption within his department, and the cops he ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Woods, William Sadler, Lisa Jane Persky, Josh Brolin

Votes: 57

28. Brenner (1959– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Roy is a hardened twenty year cop with the NYPD; his son Ernie is an idealistic rookie. Together they face and learn from their different views of life and work.

Stars: Edward Binns, James Broderick, Dick O'Neill, Walter Greaza

Votes: 26

29. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: Expatriate's Return (1960)

30 min | Action, Adventure

8.0
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While on patrol with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Mike becomes entangled with an exiled crime boss, who is trying to slip back into the country.

Director: Eddie Davis | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Bernard Fein, Don Ross, Bernard Kates

Votes: 5

30. Third Watch (1999–2005)

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics in the fictional 55th Precinct.

Stars: Coby Bell, Skipp Sudduth, Jason Wiles, Molly Price

Votes: 7,726

31. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.9
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Mike Nelson is a Scuba Diver in the days when it was still very new. He works alone and the plot was always mostly carried through his voice over narrations. These gave the show a flavor of... See full summary »

Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Ken Drake, Courtney Brown, Jan Harrison

Votes: 744

32. Somerset (1970–1976)

30 min

7.9
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Somerset debuted as another pedestrian daytime drama, revolving around the powerful conglomerate Delaney Brands and its effect on the fictional community of Somerset, Illinois. Two years ... See full summary »

Stars: Tina Sloan, Jameson Parker, JoBeth Williams, Philip MacHale

Votes: 45

33. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: Splinters (1988)

45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Mickey leads a raid and his team is killed and he's taken prisoner. Turns out a KGB unit is in the company and have been using their finances to research brainwashing, now being used on Mickey to kill McCall.

Director: Paul Krasny | Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Richard Bright, Tom Klunis

Votes: 14

34. The Equalizer (1985–1989)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A retired intelligence agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds.

Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Robert Lansing, Mark Margolis

Votes: 3,219

35. Ripper (1996 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Horror, Mystery

7.8
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You play reporter Jake Quinlan in this modern interpretation of the Ripper legend. Three acts and the possibility of four different endings lead up to an explosive climax in cyber space.

Director: Phil Parmet | Stars: Christopher Walken, Burgess Meredith, Karen Allen, David Patrick Kelly

Votes: 184

36. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Cradle to Grave (1992)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A baby is found frozen to death in a hospital emergency room. The case leads to accusations that the landlord of the building the baby and her mother lived in hired people to turn off the heat and harass tenants to get them to move out.

Director: James Frawley | Stars: Paul Sorvino, Chris Noth, Dann Florek, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 111

37. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Name (2005)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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After the bones of a boy who disappeared in 1978 are found at a playground, a recovering Stabler teams up with Vizcarrando to determine the boy's identity, which leads them to a cold case ... See full summary »

Director: David Platt | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 193

38. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 26,142

39. A Death of Innocence (1971 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama

7.7
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A mother travels to New York to see her daughter who is awaiting trial for murder. The mother is totally convinced of her daughter's innocence and does all she can to help her. As the trial... See full summary »

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Shelley Winters, Arthur Kennedy, John Randolph, Harold Gould

Votes: 27

40. 100 Centre Street (2001–2002)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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The lives and work of the staff of a New York City courthouse.

Stars: Joseph Lyle Taylor, Manny Perez, Phyllis Newman, Paula Devicq

Votes: 134

41. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Working Mom (1997)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The death of a former police officer leads Briscoe and Curtis to a pair of suburban moms who work as prostitutes.

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 92

42. The Godfather: Part III (1990)

R | 162 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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60 Metascore

In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in New York and Italy in 1979, aging Mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to avow for his sins while taking his nephew Vincent Mancini under his wing.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia, Talia Shire

Votes: 286,215 | Gross: $66.68M

43. Hair (1979)

PG | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.6
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68 Metascore

Claude Bukowski leaves the family ranch in Oklahoma for New York where he is rapidly embraced into the hippie group of youngsters led by Berger, yet he's already been drafted. He soon falls in love with Sheila Franklin, a rich girl but still a rebel inside.

Director: Milos Forman | Stars: John Savage, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo, Annie Golden

Votes: 28,380

44. Father Dowling Mysteries (1989–1991)
Episode: The Prodigal Son Mystery (1991)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Father Dowling has received the shock of his life. A young man has shown up at St. Michael's Parish claiming to be his son. Before Frank can get to know his son, he vanishes, then is ... See full summary »

Director: James Frawley | Stars: Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson, James Stephens, Mary Wickes

Votes: 16

45. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: True Crime (2002)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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McCoy becomes suspicious of a former police officer and current true crime writer investigating the death of a controversial rock singer, when the singer's wife is killed.

Director: Martha Mitchell | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 83

46. Marathon Man (1976)

R | 125 min | Crime, Thriller

7.5
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A graduate history student is unwittingly caught in the middle of an international conspiracy involving stolen diamonds, an exiled Nazi war criminal, and a rogue government agent.

Director: John Schlesinger | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane

Votes: 46,997

47. The Getaway (1972)

PG | 123 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.5
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A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Ben Johnson, Sally Struthers

Votes: 22,140 | Gross: $26.99M

48. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)

R | 112 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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An American bartender and his prostitute girlfriend go on a road trip through the Mexican underworld to collect a $1 million bounty on the head of a dead gigolo.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Warren Oates, Isela Vega, Robert Webber, Gig Young

Votes: 14,412

49. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Black Tie (1993)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Briscoe receives an anonymous 911 call saying that a prominent millionaire has been murdered. However, the investigation is thwarted by the wife and family attorney, who claim he died from natural causes.

Director: Arthur W. Forney | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Chris Noth, S. Epatha Merkerson, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 102

50. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: No Place Like Home (1988)

46 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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A slumlord is hard to stop due to his connections, but McCall is determined to help the Whittaker family, and in the process, the other people being exploited.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Michael Rooker, Michael Lerner

Votes: 21

51. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The third "Law and Order" series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 18,856

52. Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama, Western

7.4
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An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Richard Jaeckel, Katy Jurado

Votes: 14,160

53. Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

Approved | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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Dave Burke hires two very different debt-burdened men for a bank robbery. Suspicion and prejudice threaten to end their partnership.

Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame, Shelley Winters

Votes: 2,530

54. From Here to Eternity (1979– )

PG-13 | 360 min | Drama

7.4
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Soapy look at events of Pearl Harbor just previous to the Japanese attack.

Stars: Natalie Wood, William Devane, Steve Railsback, Roy Thinnes

Votes: 352

55. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: High School Narc (1985)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.4
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22-year-old police officer poses as a student to find the identity of a drug supplier at an inner-city high school.

Director: Claude Kerven | Stars: Michael E. Knight, Nancy Travis, Greg Germann, Don Harvey

Votes: 10

56. Hill Street Blues (1981–1987)
Episode: I Want My Hill Street Blues (1986)

TV-14 | 47 min | Drama

7.4
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Goldblume's involvement in a neighborhood dispute leads to a tenant's suicide. A music video is filmed at Hill Street. Bates pays off Fabian's mother to assign guardianship. Belker busts a crooked parole officer who runs a car theft ring.

Director: Gabrielle Beaumont | Stars: Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz, Robert Prosky

Votes: 18

57. Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Levin, Nancy Addison, Helen Gallagher, Ron Hale

Votes: 281

58. Skag (1980– )

60 min | Drama

7.3
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Pete "Skag" Skagska is a 56-year-old union foreman of a Pittsburgh steel mill until a crippling stroke forced him to stay at home and try to put his life back together and deal with family ... See full summary »

Stars: Karl Malden, Piper Laurie, Craig Wasson, Peter Gallagher

Votes: 26

59. Trigger Happy (2001)

Unrated | 100 min

7.3
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A hand gun is passed between 22 loosely connected New Yorkers.

Director: Julian West | Stars: Richard Bright, Willis Burks II, Daniel von Bargen, Julian West

Votes: 76

60. Beautiful Girls (1996)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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64 Metascore

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their own problems with life and love.

Director: Ted Demme | Stars: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich, Annabeth Gish

Votes: 27,406 | Gross: $20.84M

61. The Panic in Needle Park (1971)

PG | 110 min | Drama

7.1
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Follows the lives of heroin addicts who frequent "Needle Park" in New York City.

Director: Jerry Schatzberg | Stars: Al Pacino, Kitty Winn, Alan Vint, Richard Bright

Votes: 12,356

62. The Connection (1973 TV Movie)

73 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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An out-of-work newspaperman in need of money becomes the go-between for a jewel thief and an insurance company that wants to settle.

Director: Tom Gries | Stars: Charles Durning, Ronny Cox, Zohra Lampert, Dennis Cole

Votes: 22

63. Getting to Know You (1999)

Unrated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A chance encounter alters a teenage girl's perception of herself and her outlook on life.

Director: Lisanne Skyler | Stars: Heather Matarazzo, Zach Braff, David Aaron Baker, Catherine Anne Hayes

Votes: 386

64. Delvecchio (1976–1977)
Episode: Cancelled Contract (1977)

60 min | Drama, Crime

7.0
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Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Charles Haid, Michael Conrad, Mario Gallo

Votes: 5

65. Fame (1982–1987)

60 min | Drama, Music, Musical

6.9
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The stories of the students and faculty of the New York City High School for the Performing Arts.

Stars: Debbie Allen, Carlo Imperato, Gene Anthony Ray, Albert Hague

Votes: 2,225

66. Father Dowling Mysteries (1989–1991)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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An amiable, inquisitive Chicago priest moonlights as a detective and is assisted by a rather worldly, lock-picking nun.

Stars: Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson, Mary Wickes, James Stephens

Votes: 1,176

67. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

Votes: 580

68. The Ref (1994)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A cat burglar is forced to take a bickering, dysfunctional family hostage on Christmas Eve.

Director: Ted Demme | Stars: Denis Leary, Judy Davis, Kevin Spacey, Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.

Votes: 20,301 | Gross: $11.44M

69. The Idolmaker (1980)

PG | 117 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.9
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Based on the life of rock promoter/producer Bob Marcucci, who discovered, among others, Frankie Avalon and Fabian.

Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Ray Sharkey, Tovah Feldshuh, Peter Gallagher, Paul Land

Votes: 970

70. Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy

6.9
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Eugene, a young teenage Jewish boy, recalls his memoirs of his time as an adolescent youth. He lives with his parents, his aunt, two cousins, and his brother, Stanley, whom he looks up to ... See full summary »

Director: Gene Saks | Stars: Blythe Danner, Jonathan Silverman, Stacey Glick, Lisa Waltz

Votes: 2,662 | Gross: $11.96M

71. Witness to the Mob (1998 TV Movie)

124 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Sammy 'The Bull' Gravano was mafiosi. He started out as a soldier, but his talent for murder, including the slayings of his best friends, his wife's brother and his own boss, Paul ... See full summary »

Director: Thaddeus O'Sullivan | Stars: Nicholas Turturro, Tom Sizemore, Debi Mazar, Abe Vigoda

Votes: 1,192

72. The Jury (2004– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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New York is the setting for this courtroom drama about a jury of 12 different men and women delibrating various capital crime cases while under the supervision of the courthouse staff ... See full summary »

Stars: Adam Busch, Cote de Pablo, Jeff Hephner, Patrice O'Neal

Votes: 94

73. Delvecchio (1976–1977)

60 min | Drama, Crime

6.9
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The investigations of LAPD detective Dominick Delvecchio, who is also studying to become a lawyer.

Stars: Judd Hirsch, Charles Haid, Michael Conrad, Mario Gallo

Votes: 107

74. Calm at Sunset (1996 TV Movie)

PG | 105 min | Drama

6.9
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The struggle between a father and son at odds over the youths career choice.

Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Peter Facinelli, Kevin Conway, Melvin Van Peebles

Votes: 58

75. The Gun (1974 TV Movie)

78 min | Drama

6.9
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The "life" of a handgun is followed from its manufacture to its ultimate fate, and shows the effects the weapon has on its various owners.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Stephen Elliott, Jean Le Bouvier, Wallace Rooney, David Huffman

Votes: 59

76. Cops and Robin (1978 TV Movie)

98 min | Action

6.9
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A veteran street cop is teamed up with the police department's new crime-fighting effort--an android.

Director: Allen Reisner | Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Michael Shannon, John Amos, Natasha Ryan

Votes: 38

77. Anima (1998)

90 min | Drama

6.9
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A reporter doing a story on taxidermy discovers an odd older couple that he becomes convinced are ex-Nazi's. The chief item leading to this belief is an odd puppet theater the couple ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Richardson | Stars: George Bartenieff, Jacqueline Bertrand, Bray Poor, Geoffrey Cantor

Votes: 67

78. The Sugarland Express (1974)

PG | 110 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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65 Metascore

A woman attempts to reunite her family by helping her husband escape prison and together kidnapping their son. But things don't go as planned when they are forced to take a police hostage on the road.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Goldie Hawn, Ben Johnson, Michael Sacks, William Atherton

Votes: 11,815

79. Joe the King (1999)

R | 93 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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64 Metascore

A disadvantaged, abused, neglected, exploited but basically decent kid slips into criminality while trying to cope with his harsh, inescapable reality.

Director: Frank Whaley | Stars: Noah Fleiss, Karen Young, Camryn Manheim, Austin Pendleton

Votes: 2,383 | Gross: $0.06M

80. Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)

R | 136 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.

Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Diane Keaton, Richard Gere, Tuesday Weld, William Atherton

Votes: 5,516 | Gross: $16.90M

81. Handle with Care (1977)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio. Paul LeMat is the local CB coordinator who has time for little else... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: Paul Le Mat, Candy Clark, Bruce McGill, Roberts Blossom

Votes: 503

82. Night Falls on Manhattan (1996)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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58 Metascore

A newly elected district attorney finds himself in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and his partner.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Andy Garcia, Richard Dreyfuss, Lena Olin, Ian Holm

Votes: 5,328 | Gross: $9.88M

83. Vigilante (1983)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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Eddie Marino is a factory worker in New York City. He has a wife named Vickie and a son named Scott. Eddie's friend and co-worker Nick and some of the factory's other workers have formed a ... See full summary »

Director: William Lustig | Stars: Robert Forster, Fred Williamson, Richard Bright, Rutanya Alda

Votes: 2,004

84. The Penalty Phase (1986 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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Things looked pretty simple: the confessed murderer had all the evidence against him. The Prosecutor Jansen could not have been more relentless, conservative and incisive. Furthermore, the ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Peter Strauss, Jonelle Allen, Karen Austin, Jane Badler

Votes: 63

85. Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)

120 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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Veteran district attorney "Fatman" McCabe solves cases with the help of his easygoing private investigator partner Jake Styles.

Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell, Olga Russell

Votes: 1,650

86. Rancho Deluxe (1975)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Western

6.4
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Two drifters, of widely varying backgrounds, rustle cattle and try to avoid being caught in contemporary Montana.

Director: Frank Perry | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Sam Waterston, Elizabeth Ashley, Clifton James

Votes: 1,286

87. Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story (1992 TV Movie)

R | 90 min | Biography, Drama

6.1
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For a generation, the mobs main money machine was the Teamsters Union. When Jimmy Hoffa disappeared, the fight was on to see who could follow him. Jackie Presser was the son of a long time ... See full summary »

Director: Alastair Reid | Stars: Brian Dennehy, Jeff Daniels, Maria Conchita Alonso, Eli Wallach

Votes: 159

88. Red Heat (1988)

R | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.0
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61 Metascore

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.

Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Belushi, Peter Boyle, Ed O'Ross

Votes: 52,329 | Gross: $34.99M

89. There Must Be a Pony (1986 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.0
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Marguerite Sydney is a celebrated Hollywood star attempting a comeback after a stay in a mental hospital, as well as trying to re-establish a relationship with her teenage son, and risking ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Wagner, James Coco, William Windom

Votes: 95

90. Sweet Nothing (1995)

R | 89 min | Drama

6.0
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Angel celebrates the birth of his daughter by taking his first hit of crack cocaine. With the hesitant support of his wife, Monika, he joins a friend of his to deal drugs for a short time--... See full summary »

Director: Gary Winick | Stars: Michael Imperioli, Mira Sorvino, Joyce Phillips, Paul Calderon

Votes: 435 | Gross: $0.08M

91. Freedom to Love (1969)

90 min | Documentary

5.9
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Documentation, drama and interviews about sex education. Touches on issues of homosexuality and first sexual experiences of children.

Directors: Eberhardt Kronhausen, Phyllis Kronhausen | Stars: Marie Antoinette, John Bowen, Richard Bright, Hans Henrik Brydensholt

Votes: 120

92. Inferno in diretta (1985)

90 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

5.9
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A reporter and her cameraman connect a surviving Jonestown leader and a TV exec's missing son to a drug war where jungle installations are being massacred by an army of natives and a skilled white assassin.

Director: Ruggero Deodato | Stars: Lisa Blount, Leonard Mann, Willie Aames, Richard Lynch

Votes: 1,292 | Gross: $0.37M

93. Lions Love (... and Lies) (1969)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Three actors in Hollywood live and love together. A director comes from New York to make a movie about actors and Hollywood.

Director: Agnès Varda | Stars: Viva, Gerome Ragni, James Rado, Shirley Clarke

Votes: 243

94. Brass (1985 TV Movie)

94 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat. When a boyhood buddy and fellow officer finds himself ... See full summary »

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Lois Nettleton, Larry Atlas, Samuel E. Wright

Votes: 68

95. Dead Dog (2001)

R | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Tom and Perri are a successful couple residing in New York City with their dog, a Golden Retriever named Sophie. Tom is crushed when Sophie is hit and killed by a car while Perri is walking... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Goode | Stars: Jeremy Sisto, Emily Cline, Liche Ariza, Reathel Bean

Votes: 100

96. Crimewave (1985)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

5.8
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34 Metascore

A pair of whacked-out cartoon-like exterminator/hitmen kill the owner of a burglar-alarm company, and stalk the partner who hired them, his wife, and a nerd framed for the murder, who tells the story in flashback from the electric chair.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Louise Lasser, Brion James, Paul L. Smith, Sheree J. Wilson

Votes: 4,296

97. The Ambulance (1990)

R | 91 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

5.8
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Josh Baker meets a very special woman, Cheryl, in the streets of New York. Suddenly she collapses, and she's picked up by an ambulance. When Josh wants to visit her in the hospital, it ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Cohen | Stars: Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Megan Gallagher, Red Buttons

Votes: 2,155

98. On the Yard (1978)

R | 102 min | Drama

5.7
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In prison, one prisoner buys some smokes from another. Then he admits he can't pay for it and becomes indebted to him and the interest is rising daily.

Director: Raphael D. Silver | Stars: John Heard, Thomas G. Waites, Mike Kellin, Richard Bright

Votes: 135

99. Sizzle (1981 TV Movie)

104 min | Drama

5.7
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An elaborate drama set in Prohibition era Chicago. Forsythe plays a cold-hearted gangster who succumbs to the innocent charms and curvaceous body of a small-town girl.

Director: Don Medford | Stars: Loni Anderson, Leslie Uggams, Roy Thinnes, Richard Lynch

Votes: 32

100. The Photographer (2000)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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A Photographer has a single evening to find ten magical photographs or else he stands to lose everything that is important to him.

Director: Jeremy Stein | Stars: Reg Rogers, Tina Holmes, Anthony Michael Hall, Marisa Berenson

Votes: 281