Highest Rated Titles With Nancy Gates


1. Studio 57 (1954–1958)

30 min | Drama, Family

8.8
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This dramatic-anthology series went into open syndication when the DuMont Television Network ceased operations.

Stars: Joel Aldrich, Tim Graham, Paul Bryar, Marguerite Chapman

Votes: 87

2. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.8
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

Stars: Dean Miller, Helen O'Connell, Jack Linkletter, Joanne Jordan

Votes: 72

3. Adventures in Paradise (1959–1962)

60 min | Adventure

8.7
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Adam Troy was an American Korean War veteran who stayed in the Pacific after the war. As captain of the schooner "Tiki III", Troy drifted from adventure to adventure while carrying ... See full summary »

Stars: Gardner McKay, James Holden, Lani Kai, Guy Stockwell

Votes: 211

4. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Millie Davis Story (1958)

60 min | Western

8.7
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Millie Davis reluctantly takes in an orphaned baby girl. Eight years later the girl's grandmother arrives to retrieve her. But Millie doesn't want to give up the child, so she claims that she and Flint are the parents.

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Ward Bond, Robert Horton, Evelyn Rudie, Nancy Gates

Votes: 22

5. 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 species 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: 10,457

6. Trackdown (1957–1959)

30 min | Western

8.6
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Texas Ranger Hoby Gilman travels the Old West tracking down assorted killers, bank robbers, horse thieves and other evildoers.

Stars: Robert Culp, Norman Leavitt, Ellen Corby, Peter Leeds

Votes: 116

7. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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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, Robert Paige, Walter Coy

Votes: 138

8. Hong Kong (1960–1961)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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Glenn Evans, a two-fisted journalist in Hong Kong, follows up stories involving smugglers, spies, murderers, and beautiful women in distress, with the help of his friend Chief Inspector Neil Campbell.

Stars: Rod Taylor, Lloyd Bochner, Jack Kruschen, Gerald Jann

Votes: 86

9. The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (1953–1955)

30 min | Drama

8.6
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An anthology series with episodes split between comedies and drama. Anita Colby and Arlene Dahl shared hosting duties the first season that was originally filmed live but switched to film. ... See full summary »

Stars: Polly Bergen, Arlene Dahl, Dorothy Green, Robert Paige

Votes: 26

10. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)

25 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.5
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In this science-fiction anthology series host Truman Bradley introduces stories extrapolated from actual scientific data available in the 1950's, concentrating on such concepts as space ... See full summary »

Stars: Truman Bradley, Marshall Thompson, Michael Fox, Peter Hansen

Votes: 236

11. Kentucky Jones (1964–1965)

30 min | Family, Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Californian veterinarian Kentucky Jones learns his late wife had adopted a Chinese boy Ike, age 9. Handyman Seldom and the local Asian community help him adjust to being a new dad. Social worker Edith Thorncroft looks in on things.

Stars: Dennis Weaver, Ricky Der, Harry Morgan, Jane Chang

Votes: 57

12. The Red Skelton Hour (1951–2016)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy

8.4
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Long-running weekly show that spotlighted legendary comedian and beloved TV clown, Red Skelton. Each show featured comedy skits, gags and vignettes starring Skelton and guest performers.

Stars: Red Skelton, David Rose and His Orchestra, Art Gilmore, Tom Hansen Dancers

Votes: 677

13. Kraft Theatre (1947–1958)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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A well-received anthology series presenting live television dramas.

Stars: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 102

14. The Third Man (1959–1965)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Harry Lime makes money dealing art and solves crime to save his life.

Stars: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris, Naomi Chance, Rupert Davies

Votes: 96

15. The Whistler (1954– )

30 min | Mystery

8.4
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Stars: William Forman, Danni Sue Nolan, Arthur Franz, Dorothy Green

Votes: 18

16. Wichita Town (1959–1960)

30 min | Western

8.4
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Wichita, Kansas, USA was a growing town after the American Civil War. Helping the town grow were Marshal Mike Dunbar and his deputies, Ben Matheson and Rico Rodriguez. Also appearing were ... See full summary »

Stars: Joel McCrea, Jody McCrea, Robert Foulk, Robert Anderson

Votes: 20

17. The Best of the Post (1960– )

30 min | Drama

8.4
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A syndicated anthology series adapted from stories published in the Saturday Evening Post magazine.

Stars: John Conte, Karl Swenson, Alan Lee, Burt Douglas

Votes: 15

18. Laramie (1959–1963)
Episode: Death Wind (1960)

60 min | Western

8.4
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A stage arrives with passengers that want to continue on at the same time a twister is supposed to hit the area. One of the passengers is hurt when Slim has to hit him when he pulls a gun. They are followed by a hit man who is after him.

Director: Francis D. Lyon | Stars: John Smith, Hoagy Carmichael, Robert Crawford Jr., Robert Fuller

Votes: 28

19. The Lineup (1954–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are ... See full summary »

Stars: Warner Anderson, Tom Tully, Marshall Reed, Ruta Lee

Votes: 61

20. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The cases of a master criminal defense attorney, handling the most difficult of cases in the aid of the innocent.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 3,445

21. Maverick (1957–1962)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.2
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Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers who migrate from town to town always looking for a good game. Poker (5 card draw) is ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Kelly, James Garner, Roger Moore, Lane Chandler

Votes: 1,761

22. Hawaiian Eye (1959–1963)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.2
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Set against the beautiful tropical landscape of Honolulu, Hawaii, this series centered around the cases of Hawaiian Eye Private Investigations and the two handsome, slick, tough-guy ... See full summary »

Stars: Poncie Ponce, Connie Stevens, Douglas Mossman, Robert Conrad

Votes: 309

23. Men Into Space (1959–1960)

30 min | Sci-Fi

8.2
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The more-or-less realistic adventures of Colonel Ed McCauley, head of the American space program. He battles saboteurs, budget cuts, defective equipment and other problems in outer space.

Stars: William Lundigan, Joyce Taylor, Charles Herbert, Tyler McVey

Votes: 108

24. TV Reader's Digest (1955–1956)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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Family-oriented stories from the pages of "Reader's Digest" were dramatized on film.

Stars: Hugh Reilly, Gene Raymond, Paul Cavanagh, Anthony Eustrel

Votes: 20

25. Your Favorite Story (1953– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Stars: Adolphe Menjou, John Hamilton, Gertrude Michael, Bruce Payne

Votes: 12

26. The Detectives (1959–1962)
Episode: A Barrel Full of Monkeys (1961)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Robert Taylor, Mark Goddard, Adam West, Tige Andrews

Votes: 6

27. Rawhide (1959–1965)

50 min | Western

8.1
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Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming

Votes: 2,313

28. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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In this hit 1950's TV series, a millionaire indulges himself giving away one million dollars apiece to persons that he has never met.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Paul Frees, Roy Gordon, Russ Conway

Votes: 319

29. 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 seres, she played the lead in various episodes.

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

Votes: 152

30. The Lone Wolf (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.1
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Stars: Louis Hayward, John Doucette, James Anderson, Adele Mara

Votes: 72

31. Damon Runyon Theater (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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An anthology, the episodes of which were based mostly on the original short stories of Daymon Runyan.

Stars: Donald Woods, Wally Vernon, Allen Jenkins, Clegg Hoyt

Votes: 26

32. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Candy Queen (1965)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Candy Queen Claire Armstrong is in the midst of life changing events. She fires the man who made her business and falls for a gambler she trusts - too much. When her secret recipe is stolen, a casino owner is killed and she is charged.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 58

33. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Crooked Candle (1957)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Martha and Rita show up at a beauty salon answering to the same name "Mrs. Bradford." Their husband Joe turns up dead on his boat, Martha is charged with his murder, and a candle on the table is leaning about twenty degrees.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 138

34. 77 Sunset Strip (1958–1964)
Episode: The Girl Who Couldn't Remember (1959)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A lady suffering from amnesia hires Spencer to help her discover who she is and why her purse contained a large sum of money.

Director: George Waggner | Stars: Roger Smith, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Edd Byrnes, Nancy Gates

Votes: 20

35. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Shiloh Degnan Story (1962)

60 min | Western

8.1
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An officer Chris knows is found near the wagon train near death. He tells Chris that a passage in the bible describes him and his commander - Shioh Degnan. Chris returns him to Fort Bannerman to the Army where the truth is revealed.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: John McIntire, Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Denny Miller

Votes: 8

36. 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: 3,595

37. The Detectives (1959–1962)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Captain Matt Holbrook leads a squad of brave and tough detectives in a large, unnamed city. Instead of leading personal lives, they spend all of their time tracking murderers, thieves, ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Taylor, Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Mark Goddard

Votes: 112

38. Bourbon Street Beat (1959–1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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A former New Orleans cop partners with an Ivy League lawyer to open up a private detective agency with offices on the city's famed Bourbon Street.

Stars: Richard Long, Andrew Duggan, Van Williams, Arlene Howell

Votes: 101

39. Adventures of the Falcon (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.0
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Stories of an Espionage Agent.

Stars: Charles McGraw, James Flavin, G. Pat Collins, Douglas Kennedy

Votes: 15

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

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Jane Wyman, Paul Bryar, Simon Scott, Edith Evanson

Votes: 28

41. The Adventures of McGraw (1957–1958)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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McGraw is a solitary type who manages to get entangled in the stopping of criminal activity. This in spite of not having any official professional capacity, carry a weapon but especially if an attractive woman is involved.

Stars: Frank Lovejoy, Jean Willes, James Flavin, Angie Dickinson

Votes: 30

42. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: Burial Ground of the Gods (1958)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.0
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Bart trails a thief to the Wyoming badlands where the man is leading a woman and her fiancé to where he claims to have seen her supposedly dead husband. In order to regain his money, Bart ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Heyes | Stars: Jack Kelly, Nancy Gates, Robert Lowery, Claude Akins

Votes: 34

43. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Woeful Widower (1964)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Perry defends two clients: first the housekeeper Nellie Conway for theft and secondly the stepsister of the murder victim who stands to inherit her estate. Problem is that the husband is the one the finger points at for being the killer.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 64

44. Tales of Wells Fargo (1957–1962)

60 min | Western

7.9
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys to being the owner of a ranch near San Francisco who still does some agent work.

Stars: Dale Robertson, Kit Carson, William Demarest, Lory Patrick

Votes: 294

45. 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: 17,709

46. Riverboat (1959–1961)

60 min | Adventure, Western

7.9
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Grey Holden wins a river boat in a poker game which he then captains,along with his crew, in various adventures along the Mississippi river. This action series is set in 19th century America.

Stars: Darren McGavin, Dick Wessel, Jack Lambert, Burt Reynolds

Votes: 123

47. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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This show featured four rotating stars, Charles Boyer, David Niven, Ida Lupino and Dick Powell in individual episodes consisting of everything from comedy to drama.

Stars: David Niven, Dick Powell, Charles Boyer, Ida Lupino

Votes: 99

48. Lock Up (1959–1961)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Cases taken from the files and case histories of renowned Philadelphia defense attorney Herbert L. Maris.

Stars: Macdonald Carey, John Doucette, Joan Granville, Olive Carey

Votes: 53

49. Treasury Men in Action (1950–1955)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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A squad of Treasury Department agents, headed by "The Chief", go after counterfeiters and other criminals who commit crimes that fall under the Treasure Department's jurisdiction.

Stars: Walter Greaza, Ross Martin, Tom McKee, John Stephenson

Votes: 27

50. Burke's Law (1963–1966)
Episode: Who Killed the Jackpot? (1965)

51 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.9
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When a wealthy banker is found murdered atop a seedy hotel's neon sign, a race to find the murderer develops between Burke and the beautiful private detective who was working for the dead man.

Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey, Leon Lontoc

Votes: 16

51. 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: 808

52. 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: 276

53. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »

Stars: Ken Carpenter, Jay Jackson, Otto Kruger, Gordon MacRae

Votes: 69

54. Bus Stop (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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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: 51

55. Soldiers of Fortune (1955–1957)

30 min | Adventure

7.8
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Soldiers of Fortune is a 1955 syndicated half hour American television adventure series. It starred John Russell as Tim Kelly and Chick Chandler as his sidekick Toubo Smith who were ... See full summary »

Stars: John Russell, Chick Chandler, John Daheim, Jan Arvan

Votes: 64

56. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Grover Allen Story (1964)

75 min | Western

7.8
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After being fired and setting a bomb which kills his tyrannical boss, Grover Allen joins the wagon train and heads west with his widowed daughter-in-law Della and grandson Jeff. A detective searching for Allen joins the wagon train.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: John McIntire, Robert Fuller, Denny Miller, Frank McGrath

Votes: 18

57. The Loner (1965–1966)
Episode: The House Rules at Mrs. Wayne's (1965)

30 min | Western

7.8
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Colton goes to visit an old friend from West Point, but discovers that Abner Wayne had died, leaving his wife and a son behind. The boy immediately takes to him, excited that Colton was in ... See full summary »

Director: Allen H. Miner | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Nancy Gates, Lee Philips, Lindy Davis

Votes: 6

58. 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 Col. 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: 1,202

59. Laramie (1959–1963)

60 min | Western

7.7
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It is the 1870s in Wyoming Territory. Slim Sherman and his 14-year-old brother Andy try to hang on to their ranch after their father is shot by a land grabber. They augment their slight ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Fuller, John Smith, Spring Byington, Dennis Holmes

Votes: 534

60. The Loner (1965–1966)

30 min | Western

7.7
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A wandering ex-soldier encounters various problems where ever he visits in his travels.

Stars: Lloyd Bridges, James Whitmore, Jim Drum, Ed Peck

Votes: 65

61. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: Passage to Fort Doom (1959)

60 min | Comedy, Western

7.7
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Bart Maverick, in need of money, signs on as a guide on a wagon train. He knows one woman on the wagon train and she's hiding a secret. Another woman on the wagon train is plotting to kill ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Henreid | Stars: Jack Kelly, Nancy Gates, Arlene Howell, Fred Beir

Votes: 34

62. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: Portrait of a Widow (1964)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

7.7
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A French portrait painter returns from Chicago to Medicine Bow with Betsy and a new widow to paint her. The Judge suspects he is not being truthful but he seems to be the right medicine for the grieving widow as the Judge investigates.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Lee J. Cobb, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager, Roberta Shore

Votes: 25

63. 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: 1,761

64. This Land Is Mine (1943)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A mild-mannered school-teacher in a Nazi-occupied town during W.W.II finds himself being torn between collaboration and resistance.

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, George Sanders, Walter Slezak

Votes: 2,126

65. The Man Behind the Badge (1953–1955)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Stories taken from the files of various law-enforcement agencies, including city, county and state police, park rangers, military police, etc.

Stars: Charles Bickford, Joel Aldred, Norman Rose, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 31

66. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: The Prisoner (1962)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.6
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A charmer escapes from federal prison to Dodge and finds himself caught up in the drama among two brothers, the wife of one of them, and their domineering father.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 44

67. Bronco (1958–1962)
Episode: The Soft Answer (1959)

60 min | Western

7.6
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Cattlemen and sheep men are in dispute over grazing. Bronco doesn't want to get involved but has to step in before a range war breaks out, mainly because Billy the Kid wants to back the sheep men who refuse to use guns in the fight.

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Ty Hardin, Nancy Gates, Leo Gordon, Ray Stricklyn

Votes: 14

68. Some Came Running (1958)

Approved | 137 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Dave Hirsch, a writer and army veteran winds up in his small Indiana hometown, to the dismay of his respectable older brother. He meets and befriends various different characters and tries to figure out what to do with his life.

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Martha Hyer

Votes: 4,414

69. Burke's Law (1963–1966)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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Amos Burke was a Los Angeles chief of detectives who was also a millionaire with a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce, a mansion, and a high-wheeling lifestyle. The hallmarks of this series were ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey, Leon Lontoc

Votes: 487

70. Mod Squad (1968–1973)
Episode: An Eye for an Eye (1969)

51 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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The widow of an FBI agent, who is dating Greer, is kidnapped by a narcotics gang.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton, Tige Andrews

Votes: 11

71. Bronco (1958–1962)

60 min | Western

7.4
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A former confederate soldier wanders the old west and meets such famous characters as Jesse James, Buffalo Bill Cody and Theodore Roosevelt.

Stars: Ty Hardin, Robert Colbert, Mike Road, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 237

72. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Presented by Eastman Kodak, the program was a series of original scripts directed by acclaimed directors and featuring well known performers. The stories ranged from musicals to comedies and dramas.

Stars: Arthur Q. Bryan, Bill Erwin, Macdonald Carey, George Sanders

Votes: 97

73. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: Her Brother's Keeper (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.4
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Claire Armory comes to Virginia City to live with her brother Carl, an invalid neighbor of the Cartwrights. Carl encourages Claire to see Ben, and soon Claire and Ben fall in love with each... See full summary »

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Nancy Gates

Votes: 26

74. The Star and the Story (1955– )
Episode: The Unforgivable (1955)

30 min | Drama

7.4
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Director: Francis D. Lyon | Stars: Thomas Mitchell, Nancy Gates, Ralph Moody, Craig Hill

Votes: 5

75. Bonanza (1959–1973)

TV-PG | 49 min | Western

7.3
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The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.

Stars: Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker, Pernell Roberts

Votes: 5,888

76. The Star and the Story (1955– )

30 min | Drama

7.3
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Stars: Henry Fonda, Hugh Sanders, Hillary Brooke, Frank Lovejoy

Votes: 26

77. The Rawhide Trail (1958)

67 min | Western

7.2
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Jess Brady and Rupe Pardee are in jail in Gunsight, Texas, blamed for leading a wagon train into a Comanche ambush, and about to be hanged. They protest their innocence and claim that the ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Gordon | Stars: Rex Reason, Nancy Gates, Richard Erdman, Ann Doran

Votes: 6

78. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Salvage (1955)

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

7.2
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Gangster Dan Varrell, just released from prison, goes looking for the woman he holds responsible for his brother's death.

Director: Jus Addiss | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Gene Barry, Nancy Gates, Maxine Cooper

Votes: 534

79. The Millionaire (1955–1960)
Episode: The Joe Iris Story (1955)

30 min | Drama

7.2
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When he spends some of his million, low level criminal and ex-convict Joe Iris has difficulty convincing the police and former higher level associates that he has not returned to his old ways.

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Marvin Miller, John Hudson, Nancy Gates, Walter Coy

Votes: 5

80. Comanche Station (1960)

Approved | 74 min | Drama, Western

7.1
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A man saves a woman who had been kidnapped by Comanches, then struggles to get both of them home alive.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins, Skip Homeier

Votes: 2,295

81. Trackdown (1957–1959)
Episode: Killer Take All (1958)

30 min | Western

7.1
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Hoby investigates the murder of a well known rancher who lead a double life as a notorious gambler.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Robert Culp, Ellen Corby, Whit Bissell, Don Durant

Votes: 7

82. Riverboat (1959–1961)
Episode: Payment in Full (1959)

50 min | Adventure, Western

7.1
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A simple-minded man betrays his friend and employer when the latter accidentally kills a man, selling him out to the authorities and collecting the reward to make a better life for himself.

Director: Douglas Heyes | Stars: Darren McGavin, Burt Reynolds, Aldo Ray, Barbara Bel Geddes

Votes: 13

83. The Lone Wolf (1954– )
Episode: The Las Vegas Story (1954)

30 min | Adventure

7.1
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Lanyard travels to Las Vegas in search of Nick Kohler. As soon as he arrives he discovers multiple police departments are interested in both Lanyard and Kohler's movements.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Louis Hayward, Nancy Gates, Paul Langton, Jack Lambert

Votes: 13

84. Mod Squad (1968–1973)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Three young outsiders fight crime as undercover agents for the police. (One white, one black, one blonde.)

Stars: Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton, Tige Andrews

Votes: 1,225

85. The Member of the Wedding (1952)

TV-G | 93 min | Drama

7.0
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A young tomboy named Frankie is forced to face her own immaturity as a result her older brother's wedding.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Ethel Waters, Julie Harris, Brandon De Wilde, Arthur Franz

Votes: 1,034

86. Death of a Scoundrel (1956)

Approved | 119 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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When Clementi Suborin is found murdered, his secretary recounts to the police the story of his rise from Czech refugee to ultra-rich New Yorker. The tale of betrayal, womanising and fraud ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Martin | Stars: George Sanders, Yvonne De Carlo, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Victor Jory

Votes: 566

87. The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962–1963)

30 min | Drama

6.9
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Each week Adam Shepherd introduces a news event, either current or the past, discussing it's relevance. Then he becomes part of the story, portraying the lead character in the reenactment.

Stars: Lloyd Bridges, J. Pat O'Malley, Morris Buchanan, George Sawaya

Votes: 33

88. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)
Episode: Marked 'Danger' (1955)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A man prospecting in the desert finds a sealed experimental container containing two white mice, and brings them home to his wife before calling the authorities. But when the authorities ... See full summary »

Director: Leigh Jason | Stars: Truman Bradley, Otto Kruger, Arthur Franz, Nancy Gates

Votes: 12

89. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Portrait of Jocelyn (1956)

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

6.9
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At an art gallery, Mark is surprised when the art dealer hands over a portrait of Mark's first wife instead of the painting he'd originally purchased.

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Philip Abbott, Nancy Gates, John Baragrey

Votes: 316

90. Suddenly! (1954)

Unrated | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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In the city of Suddenly, three gangsters trap the Benson family in their own house, on the top of a hill nearby the railroad station, with the intention of killing the president of the USA.

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Sterling Hayden, James Gleason, Nancy Gates

Votes: 4,627

91. Stranger on Horseback (1955)

Approved | 66 min | Romance, Western

6.8
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A circuit judge in the old west attempts to bring a suspected killer to justice. The judge runs afoul of the killer's rich cattle baron father in the process.

Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Joel McCrea, Miroslava, Kevin McCarthy, John McIntire

Votes: 351

92. Roll, Thunder, Roll! (1949)

60 min | Western

6.8
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In the second of the four Cinecolor "Red Ryder" films PRODUCED by Equity Pictures and released and DISTRIBUTED by Eagle Lion Films (USA), Red Ryder finds two silver conchas, the trademark ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis D. Collins | Stars: Jim Bannon, Don Reynolds, Emmett Lynn, Marin Sais

Votes: 6

93. The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

Not Rated | 152 min | Drama, Family, Romance

6.7
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The dramatic lives of trapeze artists, a clown, and an elephant trainer are told against a background of circus spectacle.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde

Votes: 10,088 | Gross: $36.00M

94. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Clash at Broken Bluff (1965)

60 min | Western

6.7
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The herd needs cover from a potential storm but the only cover is owned by a widow who is a suffragette. She is in a battle with the bar owner and mayor of Broken Bluff. They want the drovers to vote against the women in return for help.

Director: Charles F. Haas | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Raymond St. Jacques

Votes: 18

95. The Bottom of the Bottle (1956)

88 min | Drama

6.6
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Patrick Martin (Joseph Cotten), known as P.M., is a wealthy attorney and rancher big-man-in-town in the border town of Nogales, Arizona. He returns home to find his brother Donald (Van ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Van Johnson, Joseph Cotten, Ruth Roman, Jack Carson

Votes: 175

96. The Adventures of Ellery Queen (1950–1952)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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The first TV adaptation of the adventures of super sleuth Ellery Queen, broadcast live from Hollywood. Queen was a mystery writer who assisted his father, a detective with the New York ... See full summary »

Stars: Florenz Ames, Lee Bowman, Rex Marshall, Hugh Marlowe

Votes: 29

97. Gildersleeve's Bad Day (1943)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy

6.5
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Gildersleeve gets himself into trouble while on jury duty.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Harold Peary, Jane Darwell, Nancy Gates, Charles Arnt

Votes: 136

98. Magnificent Roughnecks (1956)

73 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Director: Sherman A. Rose | Stars: Jack Carson, Mickey Rooney, Nancy Gates, Jeff Donnell

Votes: 14

99. The Spanish Main (1945)

Passed | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.4
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After being wronged by the Caribbean authorities, a Dutch captain turns pirate to wage war.

Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Paul Henreid, Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Binnie Barnes

Votes: 1,157

100. Hitler's Children (1943)

Approved | 82 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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This lurid exposé of the Hitler Youth follows the woes of an American girl declared legally German by the Nazi government.

Directors: Edward Dmytryk, Irving Reis | Stars: Tim Holt, Bonita Granville, Kent Smith, Otto Kruger

Votes: 685