Highest Rated Titles With Ben Piazza


1. Ben Casey (1961–1966)
Episode: August Is the Month Before Christmas (1964)

60 min | Drama

9.6
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Director: Allen Reisner | Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Bettye Ackerman, Jeanne Bates

Votes: 5

2. Stoney Burke (1962–1963)
Episode: A Matter of Pride (1962)

60 min | Drama, Sport, Western

9.0
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A bull rider is killed, which scares the town into canceling the rodeo. Stoney's attempts to have the rodeo restored and to help the dead man's prideful but dirt poor family put him at odds with powerful city merchant Reese Ludlow.

Director: Leslie Stevens | Stars: Jack Lord, Warren Oates, Robert Dowdell, Bruce Dern

Votes: 7

3. Barnaby Jones (1973–1980)
Episode: Bond of Fear (1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Barnaby is hired by the attorney of a woman who is suspected of suspected of having something to do with her husbands death. But as the investigation progresses the clues point Barnaby in a different direction.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Lee Meriwether, Sharon Acker, Roger Perry

Votes: 5

4. The Defenders (1961–1965)
Episode: The Hidden Fury (1964)

60 min | Drama

8.7
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A woman receiving psychiatric treatment is accused of murdering the woman her psychiatrist was about to marry.

Director: Alexander Mackendrick | Stars: E.G. Marshall, Robert Reed, Joseph Anthony, Joan Copeland

Votes: 6

5. The Defenders (1961–1965)
Episode: The Iron Man (1962)

60 min | Drama

8.7
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A college law professor asks the Prestons to defend a campus fascist leader accused of ordering the beating of a student who took issue with his speech. The professor and both Prestons ... See full summary »

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: E.G. Marshall, Robert Reed, Ben Piazza, Edgar Stehli

Votes: 6

6. Barney Miller (1974–1982)
Episode: Homicide: Part 2 (1980)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Barney's frustration boils over when the new homicide-only edict results in the death of an old friend. Dietrich tracks down the hit man's intended target. Harris woos the precinct's crime photographer.

Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Votes: 29

7. Naked City (1958–1963)
Episode: Vengeance Is a Wheel (1961)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.5
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Security guard's murder during a burglary mobilizes his huge, close-knit Sicilian family. One of the watchman's sons wants the 65th Precinct's detectives to track the dockside killers who ... See full summary »

Director: Elliot Silverstein | Stars: Paul Burke, Horace McMahon, Nancy Malone, Harry Bellaver

Votes: 28

8. 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, E.G. Marshall, Valerie Cossart

Votes: 104

9. Kojak (1973–1978)
Episode: Mouse (1978)

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

8.4
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When an enforcer for a bookie pushes a "mouse" of a man too hard, he winds up needing an ambulance. Kojak doesn't believe the eyewitness description of the assailant. How could such a small... See full summary »

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

Votes: 49

10. Naked City (1958–1963)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.3
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The cases of the NYPD's 65th Precinct.

Stars: Harry Bellaver, Horace McMahon, Paul Burke, Nancy Malone

Votes: 779

11. Stoney Burke (1962–1963)

60 min | Drama, Sport, Western

8.3
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Stoney Burke is a rodeo rider who wants to win the Golden Buckle, the award to the world's champion saddle bronco rider. He didn't win it, but he encountered a considerable amount of ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Lord, Warren Oates, Robert Dowdell, Bill Hart

Votes: 111

12. Wide Wide World (1955–1958)

90 min | Documentary

8.3
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Using 40 cameras and 12 mobile vans, this live Sunday afternoon programme broadcast events in North America, the Caribbean and Europe. The show alternated with other programs during its run... See full summary »

Stars: Dave Garroway, Lew Ayres, Robert Fryer, Alice Ghostley

Votes: 10

13. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)
Episode: Family Ties (1986)

TV-PG | Drama

8.3
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The matriarch of the wealthy political Endicott family comes to the hospital for an extended stay; Auschlander is less than thrilled about the Endicotts being at the hospital; Morrison must... See full summary »

Director: Allan Arkush | Stars: Ed Flanders, William Daniels, Norman Lloyd, Ed Begley Jr.

Votes: 7

14. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Hard Labor (1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.3
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Dillon is sentenced to a lifetime of hard labor by Judge Flood (Colicos), who uses an illegally constituted court to staff his private silver mine.

Director: Bernard McEveety | Stars: Milburn Stone, Ken Curtis, Buck Taylor, James Arness

Votes: 47

15. Barney Miller (1974–1982)
Episode: Homeless (1981)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The precinct is overrun with vagrants on Christmas. A merchant uses a cattle rod as his weapon of choice. A greeting card writer snaps.

Director: Lee Lochhead | Stars: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Votes: 28

16. Barney Miller (1974–1982)
Episode: The Inventor (1980)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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An inventor steals the plans for his own invention. The squad tries hypnosis to uncover the name of a criminal that Wojo can't remember.

Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Votes: 38

17. Mr. Belvedere (1985–1990)
Episode: The Ticket (1987)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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When Kevin gets a ticket just for going through a stop sign, something that he complains that he couldn't see because of a tree branch, Marsha tries to test her knowledge as a lawyer and ... See full summary »

Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Christopher Hewett, Ilene Graff, Rob Stone, Tracy Wells

Votes: 14

18. Barney Miller (1974–1982)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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The Captain of the 12th Precinct and his staff handle the various local troubles and characters that come into the building.

Stars: Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Max Gail, Steve Landesberg

Votes: 3,676

19. The Winds of War (1983– )

883 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.2
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The trials of the Henry and Jastrow families in the early years of World War II.

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 3,027

20. The Defenders (1961–1965)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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A father and 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: 273

21. Once an Eagle (1976–1977)

540 min | Drama, War

8.2
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The story of two Army officers, one a ruthless, career-obsessed schemer, the other his exact opposite, and their personal and professional lives from the end of World War I to the beginning of Vietnam.

Stars: Cliff Potts, Darleen Carr, Amy Irving, Glenn Ford

Votes: 364

22. Marblehead Manor (1987–1988)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Randolf Stonehill and Albert Dudley are respectively the third generation owner of and butler for Marblehead Manor, a mansion someplace in New England, USA. Randolf is also heir to the ... See full summary »

Stars: Paxton Whitehead, Linda Thorson, Phil Morris, Rodney Scott Hudson

Votes: 59

23. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Ewing Inferno (1983)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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Bobby's marriage, Afton's relationship with Cliff and Ray's attempt to find the other driver that ran Sue Ellen and Mickey off the road all come to a close.

Director: Leonard Katzman | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 59

24. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

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

Votes: 5,379

25. The Fugitive (1963–1967)

51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A doctor, wrongly convicted for a murder he didn't commit, escapes custody and must stay ahead of the police to find the real killer.

Stars: David Janssen, William Conrad, Barry Morse, Paul Birch

Votes: 2,551

26. Cover Up (1984–1985)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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A fashion photographer and a veteran special forces soldier posing as her model go on intelligence missions around the world.

Stars: Jennifer O'Neill, Antony Hamilton, Richard Anderson, Mykelti Williamson

Votes: 371

27. Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990)
Episode: Beggar's Comet (1990)

46 min | Crime, Fantasy, Drama

8.1
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Not wanting to put the Tunnel World in further danger, Vincent decides to leave the tunnels and with the death of Snow, Gabriel plots for Vincent's demise. Meanwhile, Elliot is on the verge... See full summary »

Director: Victor Lobl | Stars: Ron Perlman, Jo Anderson, Roy Dotrice, Jay Acovone

Votes: 29

28. Harry O (1973–1976)
Episode: Double Jeopardy (1975)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Carl Milland is a legitimate, successful businessman who used to be a big-time gangster. Harry witnesses Mr. Milland's daughter being murdered on the beach, and sees a young man in the ... See full summary »

Director: John Newland | Stars: David Janssen, Anthony Zerbe, Kurt Russell, Will Kuluva

Votes: 18

29. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)
Episode: You Again? (1987)

TV-PG | Drama

8.1
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Josiah Bartlett from Boston General expresses interest in buying the hospital with an effort to recruit Craig; Morrison testifies at the parole hearing of the guy who raped him; Fiscus ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Abbott | Stars: Ed Flanders, William Daniels, Norman Lloyd, Bonnie Bartlett

Votes: 8

30. 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: 3,809

31. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Hell Hath No Fury (1983)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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Katherine continues to plot to win Bobby by talking Pam into going to France with Mark Graison. JR plots to go to Cuba to retrieve his lost money. Cliff plots to take over for Bobby in the ... See full summary »

Director: Ernest Pintoff | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 45

32. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Five Foot Shelf (1974)

TV-G | 50 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.0
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SPOILER: Olivia buys books from a peddler who does not turn in the order - basically steals the money to buy doll for his child. Ends up returning doll and giving back money to Olivia.

Director: Ralph Waite | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 45

33. The Blues Brothers (1980)

R | 133 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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60 Metascore

Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway, John Candy

Votes: 155,109 | Gross: $57.23M

34. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.

Stars: Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel, David Morse

Votes: 2,735

35. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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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 Brinson, Paul Branson, Mary Sinclair

Votes: 172

36. Outlaws (1986–1987)

60 min | Crime, Sci-Fi, Western

7.9
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Five cowboys are sent forward through time from 1886 to 1986, and fight crime.

Stars: Rod Taylor, William Lucking, Richard Roundtree, Charles Napier

Votes: 95

37. When Every Day Was the Fourth of July (1978 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.9
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This film concentrates on attorney (Dean Jones) and his 9-year-old daughter (Katy Kurtzman). Responding to Katy's fervent pleas, Jones takes on the case of mute handyman Geoffrey Lewis, who has been accused of murder.

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Dean Jones, Louise Sorel, Chris Petersen, Katy Kurtzman

Votes: 75

38. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Caribbean Connection (1983)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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After Holly consults with Bobby regarding JR's latest scheme, he enlists Ray help in finding out where JR is really shipping a million barrels of oil. When JR is approached to run for ... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Duffy | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 46

39. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)
Episode: Harts Under Glass (1981)

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

7.9
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Millionaire Dodsworth Nash has become infatuated with Mrs Hart. The only problem is Mr Hart stands in the way of Nash's plans to woo Mrs Hart. And Nash has made plans to remove the problem.

Director: Harry Winer | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, John Dehner

Votes: 43

40. Mr. Belvedere (1985–1990)
Episode: Marsha's Job (1987)

Comedy, Family

7.9
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Marsha's trying to find a job as a lawyer but hasn't had much luck. Until a guy offers her a job at his firm. But it comes with strings attached.

Director: Don Corvan | Stars: Christopher Hewett, Ilene Graff, Rob Stone, Tracy Wells

Votes: 16

41. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Requiem (1983)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Blame is placed and accepted all over the Barnes-Wentworth, Ewing, and oil community when Rebecca dies as a result of a mid-air collision of the company jet. JR's variance is revoked and he... See full summary »

Director: Larry Hagman | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 47

42. Family Ties (1982–1989)
Episode: Say Uncle (1984)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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Uncle Ned pays the Keatons a visit. However, it becomes quickly evident to Alex that Ned has developed a drinking problem. Alex tries to convince his reluctant family of Ned's addiction before it's too late.

Director: Will Mackenzie | Stars: Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman

Votes: 81

43. Mod Squad (1968–1973)
Episode: The Night Holds Terror (1973)

Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Julie is trapped in a strange house with an escaped lunatic.

Director: Richard Newton | Stars: Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton, Tige Andrews

Votes: 7

44. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.8
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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.

Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

Votes: 7,172

45. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Western

7.8
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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle, Bill Erwin

Votes: 289

46. The Dick Powell Theatre (1961–1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was his last television series and contained his last filmed acting (episode: 'The ... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Powell, David Niven, June Allyson, Oscar Beregi Jr.

Votes: 112

47. Fear on Trial (1975 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

7.8
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The story of John Henry Faulk, a radio/TV personality of the 1950s, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era. Faulk sued the organization that was behind the blacklisting, and the ... See full summary »

Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: William Devane, George C. Scott, Dorothy Tristan, William Redfield

Votes: 90

48. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Crash of '83 (1983)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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Having bragged about being able to sink to JR's level, Bobby does just that. Miss Ellie returns from Galveston with a new outlook on the race between her sons. Clayton decides to sell his ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 47

49. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Brothers and Sisters (1983)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Pam's sister informs her she's moving to Dallas, unaware that Kathryn's also trying to move in on her husband, while Mark keeps trying to move in on Pam. Meanwhile, Bobby tries to find ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Hagman | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 43

50. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Deadlock in Parma (1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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In the series finale, Jim Rockford drives off into a California sunset in his wounded Firebird, after being ensnared in a small-town council battle with big implications. While trout ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Sandra Kerns

Votes: 76

51. Cover Up (1984–1985)
Episode: Harper-Gate (1984)

Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
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Two fixers are hired by a man to take care of someone who was threatening to reveal something incriminating about him. And they take care of him by blowing up a plane he was on. The man who... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: Jon-Erik Hexum, Jennifer O'Neill, Richard Anderson, John Reilly

Votes: 6

52. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: The Sting (1983)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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When Bobby and Ray pull a sting operation on Driscoll, JR starts dancing for the Cubans as he tries to retrieve his money, leaving Driscoll to rot in jail. Bobby finds out that Pam had ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Elikann | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 46

53. The A-Team (1983–1987)

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

7.6
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Four Vietnam vets, framed for a crime they didn't commit, help the innocent while on the run from the military.

Stars: George Peppard, Mr. T, Dwight Schultz, Dirk Benedict

Votes: 28,310

54. The Waltons (1971–1981)

TV-G | 60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.6
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The life and trials of a 1930s and 1940s Virginia mountain family through financial depression and World War II.

Stars: Jon Walmsley, Mary Beth McDonough, Eric Scott, Judy Norton

Votes: 4,301

55. Moonlighting (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency.

Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong

Votes: 14,676

56. Love of Life (1951–1980)

25 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Initially set in fictional Barrowsville, New York, this serial tells the story of extremely disparate siblings: long-suffering Vanessa Dale and her bitchy sister Meg. After Meg was written ... See full summary »

Stars: Peggy McCay, Jean McBride, Ken Roberts, Dennis Parnell

Votes: 62

57. Salvage 1 (1979– )

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Harry runs a salvage operation, in which he and his partners reclaim trash and junk and sell it as scrap (or as other things). Harry also has a home-made spaceship which he sometimes uses to reclaim junk satellites.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Joel Higgins, Trish Stewart, J. Jay Saunders

Votes: 248

58. Generations (1989–1991)

30 min | Drama

7.6
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Soap opera about two families, one black and one white.

Stars: Andrew Masset, Jasmin Paul, Kelly Rutherford, Josef Rainer

Votes: 254

59. The Chisholms (1979– )

60 min | Romance, Western

7.6
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The adventures of the Chisholm family as they travel west in 1844.

Stars: Rosemary Harris, Ben Murphy, James Van Patten, Susan Swift

Votes: 81

60. Nero Wolfe (1981)
Episode: Death and the Dolls (1981)

Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Wolfe is asked by the granddaughter of an old friend to investigate her father's death. It seems he went out on his boat and it blew up. She suspects his wife because she thinks his wife is... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Mayer | Stars: William Conrad, Lee Horsley, George Voskovec, Robert Coote

Votes: 5

61. Family Ties (1982–1989)
Episode: Keaton vs. Keaton (1987)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy, Family

7.6
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Steven's station offers a scholarship open to employees' college-aged children. Alex and Mallory apply. Alex is certain he will beat Mallory as well as all other applicants. Alex is privately told he won, but he withdraws so Mallory wins.

Director: Sam Weisman | Stars: Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman

Votes: 38

62. The Fugitive (1963–1967)
Episode: The Old Man Picked a Lemon (1965)

60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.6
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The son of a rich landowner comes back home to take over the business after his father's accidental death. The son's return brings resentment from some of the workers who believe he's responsible for a young woman's death.

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: David Janssen, Celeste Holm, Ben Piazza, Michael Davis

Votes: 46

63. The Doctors (1963–1982)

30 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Dr. Matt Powers is head of Hope Memorial Hospital in the town of Madison, concerning himself with the staff and patients with their attending dramas. He is primarily supported by his wife ... See full summary »

Stars: James Pritchett, Gerald Gordon, Elizabeth Hubbard, Carolee Campbell

Votes: 121

64. Harry O (1973–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Harry Orwell is a world-weary private investigator who was forced to leave the San Diego Police Department after a bullet became lodged near his spine. He lived on the beach, and, when not ... See full summary »

Stars: David Janssen, Anthony Zerbe, Paul Tulley, Henry Darrow

Votes: 436

65. Nero Wolfe (1981)

60 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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The short-lived adventures of portly detective Nero Wolfe, who would rather eat and tend to his orchids than hit the streets tracking down leads. That's why he hired hunky Archie Goodwin, ... See full summary »

Stars: William Conrad, Lee Horsley, George Voskovec, Robert Coote

Votes: 183

66. Ohara (1987–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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About an American-Asian cop in LAPD investigating crimes.

Stars: Pat Morita, Robert Clohessy, Rachel Ticotin, Meagen Fay

Votes: 97

67. Forever Fernwood (1977–1978)

30 min | Comedy

7.5
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After Mary ran off with her policeman boyfriend and left town, the focus shifted to her heart-broken ex-husband Tom, and the rest of the oddball residents of Fernwood, Ohio.

Stars: Debralee Scott, Orson Bean, Shelley Berman, Philip Bruns

Votes: 53

68. The Mississippi (1982–1984)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Famed urban attorney Ben Walker leaves the fast paced world to buy a Mississippi tug boat and practice law from there. Cruising the river with help from Stella and Lafe, he finds difficult cases wherever he docks.

Stars: Ralph Waite, Linda Miller, Stan Shaw, Patrick Harrison

Votes: 22

69. Benson (1979–1986)
Episode: Big Buddy (1981)

TV-G | Comedy, Family

7.5
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Benson becomes the 'Big Buddy' to a nine year old boy who is hard to handle. When the boy and Katie get caught shoplifting, Benson tries to figure out why the boy is the way he is.

Director: John Rich | Stars: Robert Guillaume, James Noble, Inga Swenson, Missy Gold

Votes: 13

70. The A-Team (1983–1987)
Episode: Bullets and Bikinis (1984)

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

7.5
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The team comes to the aid of two young girls whose hotel is being terrorized by thugs trying to force them to sell.

Director: Dennis Donnelly | Stars: George Peppard, Dirk Benedict, Dwight Schultz, Mr. T

Votes: 150

71. The Winds of War (1983– )
Episode: The Changing of the Guard (1983)

Unrated | 147 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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With the lend-lease Act about to be passed by Congress, The President asks Pug Henry to lead an informal escort of 70 merchant ships delivering much needed supplies to England. They're ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

Votes: 56

72. Matlock (1986–1995)
Episode: The Doctors (1987)

TV-PG | 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A team of doctors become suspects for murder.

Director: Tony Mordente | Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Jay Acovone

Votes: 49

73. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: The Grubstake (1959)

30 min | Western

7.5
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Jim Goad is summoned back home when his son falls in with a bad crowd Jim is determined to establish a relationship with him and set him on the right path.

Director: David Lowell Rich | Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Ben Piazza, John Milford, Parley Baer

Votes: 6

74. 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: 381

75. Consenting Adult (1985 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.4
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Young and shy Jeff discovers his attraction to men. After struggling with himself he comes out to his parents. His mum eventually listens to him and tries to understand his feelings, but ... See full summary »

Director: Gilbert Cates | Stars: Marlo Thomas, Martin Sheen, Barry Tubb, Talia Balsam

Votes: 331

76. Hawk (1966– )

60 min | Drama, Crime

7.4
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The crimebusting techniques of Native American detective John Hawk of the New York City District Attorney's office.

Stars: Burt Reynolds, Wayne Grice, Leon Janney, John Marley

Votes: 73

77. Kill Me If You Can (1977 TV Movie)

100 min | Biography, Drama

7.4
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The story of Caryl Chessman, a convicted California rapist who spent 12 years on death row before finally being executed.

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Alan Alda, Talia Shire, John Hillerman, Barnard Hughes

Votes: 197

78. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Aftermath (1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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With Jock's will pitting them against each other, J.R. and Bobby prepare to do battle to prove who is the best man and entitled to Ewing Oil. Miss Ellie is in the middle as her two sons ... See full summary »

Director: Leonard Katzman | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 50

79. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Legacy (1983)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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After Pam leaves Southfork, Holly gets the cold shoulder in her chance meeting with Bobby, as he's beginning to think the only thing left for him to do is throw himself into the fight for ... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Duffy | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 46

80. 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: 1,877

81. The Bad News Bears (1976)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.3
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83 Metascore

An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal, Vic Morrow, Joyce Van Patten

Votes: 17,540 | Gross: $42.35M

82. Lou Grant (1977–1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.3
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The trials of a former television station manager, turned newspaper city editor, and his journalist staff.

Stars: Edward Asner, Robert Walden, Mason Adams, Jack Bannon

Votes: 1,276

83. Switch (1975–1978)

90 min | Crime, Action, Drama

7.3
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An ex-cop and an ex-con start their own detective agency.

Stars: Robert Wagner, Eddie Albert, Charlie Callas, Sharon Gless

Votes: 300

84. The Last Song (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama, Thriller

7.3
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A man accidentally discovers a plot to cover-up a fatal toxic waste accident, and is brutally murdered. His wife an aspiring singer who unwittingly comes into possession of several tapes ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J. Levi | Stars: Lynda Carter, Ronny Cox, Nicholas Pryor, Paul Rudd

Votes: 85

85. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
Episode: Rites of Passage: Part 1 (1987)

TV-PG | Comedy, Family

7.3
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College graduation has arrived for Jo and Blair, which means their families are in town, including Jo's grandfather from Poland. Blair is asked to give the graduation speech after Jo turns it down.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Cloris Leachman, Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields, Mindy Cohn

Votes: 15

86. The Bionic Woman (1976–1978)
Episode: The Deadly Missiles (1976)

47 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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An unauthorized missile has been launched from the ranch estate of tycoon J.T. Connors. Since J.T. used to sponsor Jaime Sommers during the early days of her tennis career, Oscar Goldman ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J. Levi | Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Richard Anderson, Forrest Tucker, Ben Piazza

Votes: 44

87. Mask (1985)

PG-13 | 120 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
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A teenager with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempt to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.

Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: Cher, Eric Stoltz, Sam Elliott, Estelle Getty

Votes: 22,208 | Gross: $48.23M

88. Family Ties (1982–1989)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.2
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Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.

Stars: Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Justine Bateman

Votes: 12,928

89. The Hanging Tree (1959)

Not Rated | 107 min | Western

7.2
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Character study of a Doctor who saves a local criminal from a mob who are trying to hang him, but then tries to control the life of the young man, realizing that he can exploit his secret.

Directors: Delmer Daves, Karl Malden, Vincent Sherman | Stars: Gary Cooper, Maria Schell, Karl Malden, George C. Scott

Votes: 2,776

90. The Wall (1982 TV Movie)

Unrated | 135 min | Action, War, Drama

7.2
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A dramatic re-enactment of the Warsaw Ghetto Jewish uprising in April 1943 were 650 armed members of the Jewish Fighting Organization of Poland held off a 3,000 strong Nazi force in which ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Markowitz | Stars: Tom Conti, Lisa Eichhorn, Gerald Hiken, Rachel Roberts

Votes: 137

91. The Winter of Our Discontent (1983 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

7.2
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This story tells those self-denials of an honest man what necessary to reach his object of life.

Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Teri Garr, Tuesday Weld, Michael V. Gazzo

Votes: 93

92. Dynasty (1981–1989)
Episode: Body Trouble (1988)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Blake gives Jeff one-third controlling interest in Denve-Carrington, postponing Adam's plans to gain sole control of the company; Blake and Krystle meet with Dr. Hampton to begin tests, ... See full summary »

Director: Dwight Adair | Stars: John Forsythe, Linda Evans, John James, Gordon Thomson

Votes: 28

93. Switch (1975–1978)
Episode: Come Die with Me (1976)

60 min | Crime, Action, Drama

7.2
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Add a Plot

Director: John Peyser | Stars: Robert Wagner, Eddie Albert, Charlie Callas, Sharon Gless

Votes: 8

94. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Hit and Run (1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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J.R. and Bobby take different routes in their efforts to outdo each other for Ewing Oil. J.R. again is up to his old tricks to gain the advantage over his brother in their rivalry.

Director: Michael Preece | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

Votes: 51

95. Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)
Episode: Snowfall (1989)

Crime, Drama

7.2
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The Secret Service gets help from Jake in catching a money counterfeiter, who trades his product for cocaine. It becomes personal for Jake when a friend is killed during a failed raid.

Director: Jackie Cooper | Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell, Valerie Wildman

Votes: 9

96. Matlock (1986–1995)
Episode: The Ex (1989)

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

7.2
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Ben goes to Baltimore to help Julie defend her best friend's husband only to find that the prosecutor is Julie's ex-husband.

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Andy Griffith, Nancy Stafford, Julie Sommars, Clarence Gilyard Jr.

Votes: 30

97. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)
Episode: Wordplay/Dreams for Sale/Chameleon (1985)

TV-PG | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.2
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"Wordplay": A salesman at a medical firm finds everyone around him undergoing a linguistic transformation. "Dreams for Sale": A woman finds that her idyllic picnic may not be what it seems.... See full summary »

Directors: Wes Craven, Tommy Lee Wallace | Stars: Robert Klein, Annie Potts, Adam Raber, Robert Downey Sr.

Votes: 249

98. Matlock (1986–1995)

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

7.1
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Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney, who charges one hundred thousand dollars to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny, as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Nancy Stafford

Votes: 4,883

99. Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990)

60 min | Crime, Fantasy, Drama

7.1
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The adventures and romance of a sensitive and cultured lion-man and a crusading assistant district attorney in Manhattan, New York City.

Stars: Ron Perlman, Roy Dotrice, Jay Acovone, Linda Hamilton

Votes: 5,044

100. Kojak (1973–1978)

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

7.1
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A bald, lollipop sucking police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city.

Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

Votes: 4,895