Highest Rated Titles With Ellis Marcus


1. Knots Landing (1979–1993)
Episode: Critical Condition (1981)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

10.0
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Sid insists on undergoing an operation that could cure him of his paralysis but also possibly kill him.

Director: Nicholas Sgarro | Stars: James Houghton, Kim Lankford, Michele Lee, Constance McCashin

Votes: 5

2. Flight (1958– )

30 min | Adventure

8.7
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Hosted by well known General George Kenney, the show was an anthology featuring the importance of aviation. Frequently war stories, it also dealt with the practical uses of civilian air as in severe weather conditions.

Stars: George C. Kenney, Forrest Compton, Mason Alan Dinehart, John Pickard

Votes: 19

3. 12 O'Clock High (1964–1967)
Episode: The Outsider (1966)

60 min | Drama, War

8.7
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Lt. Wilson, a young, inexperienced fighter pilot, is so eager to get his first kill and fit in with his flying mates that he manages to shoot up Gallagher's plane while chasing an enemy ... See full summary »

Director: Don Medford | Stars: Paul Burke, Chris Robinson, James MacArthur, James T. Callahan

Votes: 13

4. 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: 1,264

5. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.6
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The trials of a young U.S. Marine Lieutenant and his comrades at Camp Pendleton.

Stars: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, Don Penny, Carmen Phillips

Votes: 126

6. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)

25 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.4
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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: 252

7. Robert Montgomery Presents (1950–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Actor, Producer, and Director Robert Montgomery introduced each telecast, sometimes interviewing one of the stars, and sometimes appearing in the play.

Stars: Robert Montgomery, John Newland, Vaughn Taylor, Elizabeth Montgomery

Votes: 68

8. The Whistler (1954– )

30 min | Mystery

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

Votes: 20

9. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1991)
Episode: Moochie of the Little League: Wrong Way Moochie (1959)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.4
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Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Kevin Corcoran, Reginald Owen, Alan Hale Jr., Frances Rafferty

Votes: 14

10. December Bride (1954–1959)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Charming and wise Lily Ruskin lives with her daughter and son-in- law who, along with her close friend Hilda Crocker, are always trying to find suitable older marriageable companionship for... See full summary »

Stars: Spring Byington, Frances Rafferty, Dean Miller, Harry Morgan

Votes: 153

11. The Aquanauts (1960– )

60 min | Adventure

8.3
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Professional salvage divers Larry and Drake (later replaced by Mike) made their livings braving the dangers of the deep recovering sunken wrecks off the Southern California coast. ... See full summary »

Stars: Ron Ely, Keith Larsen, Jeremy Slate, Peter Falk

Votes: 44

12. The Ford Theatre Hour (1948–1951)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series based in New York City which attracted a high caliber group of actors, often Broadway stars. Stories were both drama and comedies, some original but others adaptions of films and plays.

Stars: William Brower, Biff McGuire, Ernest Truex, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 29

13. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)

Approved | 30 min | Western

8.2
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A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s.

Stars: Steve McQueen, Wright King, Olan Soule, Mort Mills

Votes: 1,421

14. 12 O'Clock High (1964–1967)

60 min | Drama, War

8.2
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This series chronicles the adventures--in the air and on the ground--of the men of the 918th Bombardment Group of the U.S. Eighth Air Force. First commanded by irascible General Frank ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank Overton, Paul Burke, Chris Robinson, Robert Lansing

Votes: 728

15. 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

16. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Episode: Armored Car (1957)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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A trio of thieves threatens to murder the wife of an armored car guard in order to force him to surrender a $25,000 payroll secured inside the vehicle.

Director: Gilbert Kay | Stars: Broderick Crawford, Ron Gans, Marvin Bryan, Jack Mann

Votes: 23

17. Mannix (1967–1975)
Episode: Lost Sunday (1972)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Mannix travels to northern California, where he's been hired by the sister of a young man who disputes the cause of her brother's death. The coroner's verdict was accidental death when the ... See full summary »

Director: Reza Badiyi | Stars: Mike Connors, Gail Fisher, Michele Marsh, Harry Townes

Votes: 16

18. Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957–1960)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Richard Diamond is a suave private eye who, at first, walks the mean streets of New York, then later packs up and moves to Los Angeles, where he tools around in a convertible with a car ... See full summary »

Stars: David Janssen, Roxane Brooks, Russ Conway, Regis Toomey

Votes: 158

19. Colgate Theatre (1958– )

8.1
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Stars: Rachel Ames, Bill Goodwin, Harry Harvey Jr., Nancy Kulp

Votes: 11

20. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)

TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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An elite covert operations unit carries out highly sensitive missions subject to official denial in the event of failure, death or capture.

Stars: Peter Graves, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 6,132

21. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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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: 340

22. Target: The Corruptors (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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The show featured a newspaper reporter, Paul Marino, and his undercover agent, Jack Flood, as they infiltrated the mob and reported on a different type of crime every week. The results of ... See full summary »

Stars: Stephen McNally, Robert Harland, Harold J. Stone, Burt Brinckerhoff

Votes: 43

23. The Eleventh Hour (1962–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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There were only 2 seasons of The Eleventh Hour. Both featured Jack Ging as Dr. Paul Graham, a passionate and caring young psychologist, working under the ægis of elder psychiatrists - first... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Ging, Wendell Corey, Ralph Bellamy, Irene Martin

Votes: 66

24. 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: 117

25. Casey Jones (1957– )

30 min | Adventure, Western

8.0
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Television version of the classic train story of Casey Jones, the engineer of the steam-engine powered "Cannonball Express".

Stars: Alan Hale Jr., Bobby Clark, Eddy Waller, Dub Taylor

Votes: 106

26. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Episode: Illegal Entry (1959)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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An extortionist smuggles Mexican workers into the U.S. illegally, then threatens them with exposure (and lengthy jail sentences) if they do not give him half their wages.

Director: Joseph L. Tinney Jr. | Stars: Broderick Crawford, William Boyett, Martin Garralaga, Miguel Ángel Landa

Votes: 7

27. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)
Episode: Miracle at Pot Hole (1958)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.0
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Randall brings a suspected murderer to Pot Hole, but fears the man won't receive a fair trial when he finds the townspeople in the grip of a power-mad bully who serves as the hanging judge over a kangaroo court.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Steve McQueen, Steve Brodie, Anthony Caruso, Claire Carleton

Votes: 66

28. Flamingo Road (1980–1982)
Episode: The Titus Tapes (1981)

Drama

8.0
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In an attempt to uncover damaging information that might drive Lane away from Truro, and out of Field's life forever, Titus bugs the rooms above Lute-Mae's bar. Frank Coyne, Lane's old ... See full summary »

Director: Don Weis | Stars: John Beck, Woody Brown, Peter Donat, Howard Duff

Votes: 5

29. 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 bad guys, 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: 350

30. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Powerful patrol cars, fast motorcycles, and superheterodyne two-way radios combine to fight crime on the rural highways of America's wide open spaces.

Stars: Broderick Crawford, Art Gilmore, William Boyett, Vance Skarstedt

Votes: 687

31. Broken Arrow (1956–1960)

30 min | Western

7.9
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Indian Agent Tom Jeffords makes friends with Chief Cochise, becoming a blood brother of the Apache. Together they fight white schemers and renegade Indians.

Stars: John Lupton, Michael Ansara, Steven Ritch, Steve Conte

Votes: 149

32. I Led 3 Lives (1953–1956)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Herbert Philbrick was a young professional and pacifist in 1939 Boston. He joined an anti-war group and quickly found himself caught up in the secret world of underground communist activity... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Carlson, John Zaremba, Virginia Stefan, Ed Hinton

Votes: 99

33. Sam Benedict (1962–1963)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Sam Benedict is the go to lawyer in the San Francisco area with a reputation for winning impossible cases. Trudy has his office running efficiently while Hank keeps things from getting too serious as Benedict's right hand man.

Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Richard Rust, Joan Tompkins, Alexander Lockwood

Votes: 41

34. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: Female of the Species (1958)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.9
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Although Kay Dalton is terrified of the sea, she is determined to dive for a cache of stolen diamonds.

Director: Herbert L. Strock | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Susan Morrow, Larry Thor, Robert Shield

Votes: 17

35. Falcon Crest (1981–1990)
Episode: For Better, for Worse (1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Julia prepares to murder Angela on her wedding day.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Jane Wyman, Robert Foxworth, Lorenzo Lamas, David Selby

Votes: 15

36. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964–1968)

50 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.8
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The two top agents of the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement fight the enemies of peace, particularly the forces of THRUSH.

Stars: Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Leo G. Carroll, Cosmo Sardo

Votes: 3,777

37. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.8
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Mike Nelson is a S.C.U.B.A. diver in the days when it was still very new. He works alone, and the plot was 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: 835

38. Lassie (1954–1974)
Episode: The Owl (1958)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.8
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Timmy breaks two eggs he is delivering to Mrs. Woodruff dodging dirt clods thrown by Boomer, replaces them with two owl eggs and when trying to replace the owl eggs winds up with Ruth, Boomer and the Woodruffs fending off an angry owl.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: Jon Provost, June Lockhart, Hugh Reilly, George Chandler

Votes: 9

39. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a thirty-minute weekly show, but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to sixty minutes, and the ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 75

40. West Point (1956–1957)

30 min | Drama

7.7
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Dramatic series of actual people and events at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

Stars: Donald May, Larry Thor, Lew Gallo, Don Eitner

Votes: 71

41. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: Rapture of the Deep (1958)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.7
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While testing the skills of two divers, Mike is attacked by one of them, whom is suffering from rapture of the deep.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Douglas Dick, Robert Clarke, Robert Burton

Votes: 16

42. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.6
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The misadventures of a suburban boy, family and friends.

Stars: Jerry Mathers, Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow

Votes: 5,172

43. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.6
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A TV series adaptated from the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the ... See full summary »

Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Henry Corden

Votes: 27

44. White Hunter (1957– )

30 min | Adventure

7.6
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Stars: Rhodes Reason, Harry Baird, Hugh Moxey, Tim Turner

Votes: 7

45. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1991)
Episode: Moochie of the Little League: A Diamond Is a Boy's Best Friend (1959)

Unrated | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.6
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Moochie's trying to make up for being "Small Fry" by putting his whole heart into catching for his Little League Team. He even finds a new field for his league when the old one's destroyed.... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Kevin Corcoran, Reginald Owen, Alan Hale Jr., Frances Rafferty

Votes: 46

46. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Episode: Mother's March (1958)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A handyman robs a local businessman of $11,000 in charitable donations, then attempts to frame a local beautician for the crime.

Director: Herbert L. Strock | Stars: Broderick Crawford, Lee Rhodes, Fran Andrade, Paul Power

Votes: 12

47. Lassie (1954–1974)
Episode: The Land Grabber (1959)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.6
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The Martin farm experiences unrelenting vandalism as a man persistently tries to buy the farm.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Robert Foulk, Lassie, June Lockhart, Ken Mayer

Votes: 8

48. Knots Landing (1979–1993)
Episode: The Three Sisters (1982)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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The women of the Cul-de-sac are stranded in a supposedly haunted house where they must spend the night.

Director: Kim Friedman | Stars: James Houghton, Kim Lankford, Michele Lee, Constance McCashin

Votes: 7

49. Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)

90 min | Western

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

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

Votes: 279

50. The Veil (1958– )

25 min | Horror

7.5
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An anthology of horror stories hosted by actor Boris Karloff.

Stars: Boris Karloff, Denise Alexander, Tod Andrews, Harry Bartell

Votes: 253

51. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: A Spool There Was (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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Rollin Hand and Cinnamon Carter are sent on a mission to locate and retrieve a wire recording, which was hidden by an agent fleeing from guards in such a clever way that no one has been able to find it.

Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: Steven Hill, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 150

52. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)
Episode: Beaver's Poster (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.5
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After finding Ward's old drawing tablet, Beaver volunteers to make a poster for a class project on Colonial America, hoping that his talented dad will do it for him. But Ward only offers ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Abbott | Stars: Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, Tony Dow, Jerry Mathers

Votes: 30

53. Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957–1960)
Episode: Custody (1957)

26 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Richard Diamond is hired by a hospitalized mother of a 10-year-old girl to get custody away from her ex-husband and back into the hands of her sister.

Director: Tom Gries | Stars: David Janssen, Regis Toomey, Cheryl Callaway, Maura Murphy

Votes: 11

54. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)
Episode: Doctor Robot (1956)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.5
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Edgar Barnes runs a project called Operation Polyglot, to build an ENIAC/UNIVAC-like computer to translate text to multiple languages. But someone is tampering with the machine in off hours. Is it nefarious, or life-saving?

Director: Eddie Davis | Stars: Truman Bradley, Peter Hansen, Whit Bissell, John Stephenson

Votes: 11

55. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: Old Man Out: Part 1 (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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An elderly cardinal has been taken prisoner by an Eastern European country because the clergyman is a leader of the political opposition. He is being held in a prison where no escape has ... See full summary »

Director: Charles R. Rondeau | Stars: Steven Hill, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 177

56. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: Old Man Out: Part 2 (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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The IMF breaks off its attempt to free an elderly cardinal. Now, Briggs & Co. must regroup and Briggs must alter his plans. On top of that, a colonel in the unnamed Eastern European country... See full summary »

Director: Charles R. Rondeau | Stars: Steven Hill, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 163

57. The Roy Rogers Show (1951–1957)

30 min | Western

7.4
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The Double R Ranch featured "The King of the Cowboys" Roy, his "Smartest Horse in the Movies" Trigger, "Queen of the West" Dale, her horse Buttermilk, their dog Bullet, and even Pat's jeep, Nellybelle.

Stars: Dale Evans, Roy Rogers, Trigger, Pat Brady

Votes: 434

58. Ben Casey (1961–1966)

60 min | Drama

7.4
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Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first, under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba, and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland.

Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Jeanne Bates, Harry Landers

Votes: 385

59. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)
Episode: Instant Wedding (1963)

60 min | Drama

7.4
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Rice is pressed upon by a friend to look after his girl in advance of a year-long posting in the far east without leave. She demands they marry right away, and it falls on Rice to quickly put together a formal Marine wedding ceremony.

Director: David Alexander | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Jeremy Slate, Marlyn Mason, Martin West

Votes: 5

60. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)
Episode: Living Lights (1956)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.4
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A scientist manages to trigger organic growth by replicating the atmosphere of Venus is a small laboratory. As the experiment progresses the results far exceed anyone's expectations.

Director: Herbert L. Strock | Stars: Truman Bradley, Skip Homeier, Joan Sinclair, Michael Garth

Votes: 10

61. Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)
Episode: Nobody (1967)

71 min | Western

7.4
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Mobeetie, a cowpoke with a cowbell around his neck, becomes a pain in the neck for Marshall Jim Crown during a heat wave, when a trainload of dynamite is stuck in the middle of Cimarron and the railroad can't move it for a couple of days.

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Stuart Whitman, Percy Herbert, Randy Boone, Jill Townsend

Votes: 19

62. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Episode: The Judge (1958)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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A prison escapee is determined to murder the judge who gave him the maximum sentence.

Director: Jack Herzberg | Stars: Broderick Crawford, Paul Cavanagh, Robert Courtleigh, Regina Gleason

Votes: 11

63. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: The Sea Sled (1958)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.4
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Mike Nelson rescues an unidentified girl from drowning. The Immigration Department suspects she's an illegal alien and releases her in Mike's custody.

Director: Lloyd Bridges | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Sándor Varga Szabó, Morris Ankrum, Gerry Gaylor

Votes: 19

64. Mannix (1967–1975)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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Mannix worked originally for Wickersham at Intertect and then struck out on his own, assisted by Peggy Fair (whose cop-husband had been killed) and police department contact Tobias.

Stars: Mike Connors, Gail Fisher, Ward Wood, Ron Nyman

Votes: 1,915

65. Climax! (1954–1958)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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This was an anthology series that presented a different story and different set of characters on each episode. It ran from 1954 to 1958 and featured Casino Royale of James Bond fame that lead to a feature film of the same name.

Stars: William Lundigan, Art Gilmore, Mary Costa, Harry Townes

Votes: 136

66. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)
Episode: Double Fee (1959)

Approved | 25 min | Western

7.2
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Josh is requested to meet a famous singer at the opera house in Denver who has a job for him. He uncovers an unconventional kidnapping plot when he signs on to rescue the ransomed sister of the famous singer at Sugar Creek.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Steve McQueen, Diane Brewster, Christopher Dark, Robert H. Harris

Votes: 50

67. Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957–1960)
Episode: Rodeo (1958)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Ed Murdock is a hot-headed rodeo star. When someone sabotages his equipment, he attacks who he thinks is responsible. It seems someone is out to get him but Murdock doesn't seem willing to ... See full summary »

Director: James Sheldon | Stars: David Janssen, Barbara Baxley, Lee Van Cleef, Harry Lauter

Votes: 9

68. Sam Benedict (1962–1963)
Episode: Tears for a Nobody Doll (1962)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Sam represents a woman whose in-laws are attempting to gain custody of her unborn child because she is mentally retarded.

Director: Roger Kay | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Richard Rust, Miyoshi Umeki, Joanna Barnes

Votes: 5

69. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: The Shipwreck (1958)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.2
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An unexpected storm capsizes a boat.

Director: Leon Benson | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Russ Conway, Nancy Hale, Leonard Nimoy

Votes: 21

70. Dr. Christian (1956– )

30 min | Drama

7.1
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Based on several films released between 1939 and 1941 starring Jean Hersholt as Dr. Paul Christian, this series picks up with his retirement and as he turns his practice over to his nephew, Dr. Mark Christian.

Stars: Macdonald Carey, Jan Shepard, Jack Hogan, Ed Kemmer

Votes: 14

71. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Episode: Brave Boy (1959)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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A small boy is the only witness to a botched burglary that results in the death of his father and serious injury to his mother.

Director: Jack Herzberg | Stars: Broderick Crawford, William Boyett, Eugene Mazzola, Paul Sorensen

Votes: 11

72. Ride Clear of Diablo (1954)

Approved | 81 min | Western

7.0
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When his father and brother are murdered by a corrupt lawyer and sheriff duo, railroad surveyor Clay O'Mara plans his revenge and is aided by former outlaw Whitey Kincade.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: Audie Murphy, Susan Cabot, Dan Duryea, Abbe Lane

Votes: 690

73. Sea Hunt (1958–1961)
Episode: The Big Dive (1958)

30 min | Action, Adventure

7.0
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A stuntman tries to break the world's skin-diving record.

Director: Leon Benson | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, John Beradino, Don Eitner, Bill Erwin

Votes: 10

74. 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 its 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

75. General Hospital (1963– )

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

6.8
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Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld.

Stars: Maurice Benard, Steve Burton, Kelly Monaco, Laura Wright

Votes: 3,642

76. Knots Landing (1979–1993)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Gary and Valene Ewing, relatives of the Ewing clan of Dallas, arrive in Knots Landing to make a new home for themselves. However, scheming Abby Fairgate-Cunningham later breaks up their marriage when she seduces Gary.

Stars: Michele Lee, Ted Shackelford, Joan Van Ark, Kevin Dobson

Votes: 1,795

77. Flamingo Road (1980–1982)

60 min | Drama

6.8
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The lives and trials of the residents of Truro, Florida.

Stars: John Beck, Woody Brown, Howard Duff, Morgan Fairchild

Votes: 241

78. Shaft (1973–1974)

73 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Based on the movies of the same name, John Shaft is a two-fisted black private eye along the lines of Mike Hammer and Phillip Marlowe. Each week presents a different case and a different ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Roundtree, Eddie Barth, Judie Stein, Paul Burke

Votes: 164

79. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964–1968)
Episode: The King of Knaves Affair (1964)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.8
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A deposed leader of a Middle Eastern nation, now living in Rome, is conspiring to ruin the economy of his country. Solo and Kuryakin adopt cover identities as part of a plan to foil the plot.

Director: Michael O'Herlihy | Stars: Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Leo G. Carroll, Paul Stevens

Votes: 70

80. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)
Episode: The Mind Machine (1956)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Elderly Dr. Milton has been developing a computerized device that translates one's brain waves into written text. Following the senior scientist's death, Dr. Cathcart continues his work ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Guilfoyle | Stars: Truman Bradley, Bill Williams, Cyril Delevanti, Brad Trumbull

Votes: 16

81. Lassie (1954–1974)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.7
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The ongoing saga of the Martin family and their beloved collie, Lassie.

Stars: Lassie, Jon Provost, June Lockhart, Hugh Reilly

Votes: 2,208

82. Shaft (1973–1974)
Episode: The Killing (1973)

73 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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Shaft gets into an altercation with a procurer while trying to protect an old girlfriend who has fallen on hard times and turned to prostitution. When the procurer is found murdered, Shaft ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Colasanto | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Eddie Barth, Ja'net DuBois, Leonard Frey

Votes: 7

83. The Letters (1973 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

6.6
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Story of people whose lives were changed because of a year-long delay in the delivery of some letters.

Directors: Paul Krasny, Gene Nelson | Stars: John Forsythe, Pamela Franklin, Ida Lupino, Dina Merrill

Votes: 139

84. Nash Airflyte Theatre (1950–1951)

30 min | Drama

6.6
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Live anthology series featuring a wide format of stories (western, musical comedy, dramatic, et cetera).

Stars: William Gaxton, Ralph Riggs, Ian Keith, Dane Clark

Votes: 15

85. Shaft (1973–1974)
Episode: The Capricorn Murders (1974)

74 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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A business executive under suspicion for embezzlement is killed, and his wife injured, after a fire engulfs his office. The wife hires Shaft to investigate, as the fire is determined to be ... See full summary »

Director: Allen Reisner | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Eddie Barth, Don Knight, David Hedison

Votes: 5

86. The Man Called X (1956– )

30 min

6.5
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The Man Called X was Agent Ken Thurston who took on dangerous cases in a variety of exotic locations. He was sent all around the world by the Intelligence Bureau to gather information and protect U.S interests. His code name is simply X.

Stars: Barry Sullivan, Byron Keith, Don C. Harvey, Lynn Cartwright

Votes: 17

87. Women at West Point (1979 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.5
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The story of the first women to enter the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and how they--and the school--faced the resultant problems.

Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Linda Purl, Leslie Ackerman, Jameson Parker, Andrew Stevens

Votes: 71

88. The New Adventures of Martin Kane (1957– )

30 min | Drama

6.5
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Stars: William Gargan, Brian Reece, Robert Beatty, Lee Patterson

Votes: 6

89. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: Elena (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.5
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Rollin Hand is sent to investigate the case of a beautiful Latin American spy who has suddenly started to act suspiciously. Is she still on the right side - and is she losing her sanity?

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Steven Hill, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 131

90. Falcon Crest (1981–1990)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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Set in the vineyards of California, this prime-time soap opera featured the conflict within the powerful Gioberti family, owners of the vast Falcon Crest Winery.

Stars: Jane Wyman, Lorenzo Lamas, Chao Li Chi, David Selby

Votes: 2,554

91. The Cowboys (1974– )

30 min | Western

6.2
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Seven boys work a cattle ranch in the Old West.

Stars: Moses Gunn, Diana Douglas, Jim Davis, A Martinez

Votes: 18

92. Science Fiction Theatre (1955–1957)
Episode: Death at 2 A.M. (1955)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.2
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Police suspect a scientist and his helper of murder. Problem is, neither man has the strength needed to kill the victim in the manner he was killed.

Director: Henry S. Kesler | Stars: Truman Bradley, Skip Homeier, John Qualen, Ted de Corsia

Votes: 13

93. The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962–1963)
Episode: El Medico (1962)

30 min | Drama

6.2
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Adam accompanies an U.S. Army officer to pick up the personal effects of an American doctor killed for aiding an attempted revolution. He wonders what brought the man to this country and ... See full summary »

Director: John Peyser | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, John Cassavetes, Victor Izay, Garry Walberg

Votes: 6

94. The Veil (1958– )
Episode: Destination Nightmare (1958)

25 min | Horror

6.1
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A young man, badgered by his father to work in his aviation company, sees a vision of a man while on a routine air-flight. The vision tells him to go to a certain location and he does...in ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Landres | Stars: Boris Karloff, Ron Hagerthy, Myron Healey, Roy Engel

Votes: 53

95. Destination Nightmare (1958 TV Movie)

100 min | Horror

5.1
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Pilot film for an anthology series called "The Veil."

Directors: Paul Landres, Herbert L. Strock, George Waggner | Stars: Boris Karloff, Denise Alexander, Whit Bissell, Olive Blakeney

Votes: 35

96. Willy (1954–1955)

30 min | Drama

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Willa Dodger opens a law practice in Renfrew, New Hampshire, USA after graduating from law school but business is slow so she left her boyfriend Charlie Bush in Renfrew, went to New York ... See full summary »

Stars: June Havoc, Whitfield Connor, Danny Richards Jr., Mary Treen

97. Chevron Theatre (1952–1953)

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Lynn Bari, Onslow Stevens, Lynne Roberts, Randy Stuart

98. Nash Airflyte Theatre (1950–1951)
Episode: A Double-Dyed Deceiver (1950)

30 min | Drama

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Llano Kid is in trouble and heads south of the boarder to escape but finds even more trouble in South America.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: William Gaxton, Ian Keith, John Payne, Ralph Riggs

99. Ben Casey (1961–1966)
Episode: A Woods Full of Question Marks (1964)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Barbara Bain, Dane Clark

100. Knots Landing (1979–1993)
Episode: Acts of Love (1982)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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Gary and Abby sleep together for the first time.

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: James Houghton, Kim Lankford, Michele Lee, Constance McCashin