Latest Titles With Jacqueline deWit


1. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
Episode: A Love to Remember (1970)

73 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

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At Forrest University's 25-year reunion, Glenn Howard encounters the beautiful, troubled Edwina Booker who claims Howard jilted her at the senior prom. After a late-night tryst she vanishes... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Colasanto | Stars: Gene Barry, Ray Milland, J.D. Cannon, Tom Bosley

2. The Name of the Game (1968–1971)

90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.8
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This groundbreaking series had three rotating stars, who were featured in independent episodes tied together by a loose common theme. The commonality was Howard Publications, the self-made ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Barry, Susan Saint James, Robert Stack, Anthony Franciosa

Votes: 368

3. The Monkees (1966–1968)
Episode: Monkees in Texas (1967)

30 min | Comedy, Music

8.4
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Visiting Mike's Aunt Kate in Texas, The Monkees find the Nesmith Ranch being ambushed by Black Bart and his gang. Micky and Peter, dressed as The Lone Stranger and Pronto, go to town to ... See full summary »

Director: James Frawley | Stars: Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork

Votes: 60

4. The Monkees (1966–1968)

30 min | Comedy, Music

7.5
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The misadventures of a struggling rock band.

Stars: Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork, Michael Nesmith

Votes: 2,873

5. Harper (1966)

Not Rated | 121 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Lew Harper, a cool private investigator, is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband.

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Julie Harris, Arthur Hill

Votes: 6,425

6. It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)

105 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.1
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Mike and Danny fly a crop duster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff seizes it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Elvis Presley, Joan O'Brien, Gary Lockwood, Vicky Tiu

Votes: 1,873 | Gross: $2.25M

7. Twice-Told Tales (1963)

Approved | 120 min | Horror, Mystery, Romance

6.8
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Three horror stories based on the writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne. In the first story titled "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment", Heidegger attempts to restore the youth of himself, his fiancee ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: Vincent Price, Sebastian Cabot, Brett Halsey, Beverly Garland

Votes: 1,901

8. Arrest and Trial (1963–1964)

90 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Los Angeles is where Sgt. Nick Anderson and his fellow officers work to keep the streets safe. After the arrest of the accused, attorney John Egan plans their defense while the prosecution is lead by Jerry Miller.

Stars: Ben Gazzara, Chuck Connors, Roger Perry, John Larch

Votes: 85

9. Arrest and Trial (1963–1964)
Episode: Journey into Darkness (1963)

75 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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A dockworker who fancies himself as an author kills the man who repossessed his typewriter, then befriends investigating detective Anderson in an odd bid to divert suspicion away from him.

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: John Alderson, Martine Bartlett, Nicholas Colasanto, Anjanette Comer

Votes: 8

10. The Joey Bishop Show (1961–1965)
Episode: Joey Hires a Maid (1962)

30 min | Comedy

6.4
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Joey thinks his mother is working too hard so he hires a maid, but the result is not what Joey expected.

Director: James V. Kern | Stars: Joey Bishop, Marlo Thomas, Warren Berlinger, Madge Blake

Votes: 5

11. Hawaiian Eye (1959–1963)
Episode: Koko Kate (1962)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

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Director: Otto Lang | Stars: Robert Conrad, Anthony Eisley, Grant Williams, Connie Stevens

12. The Joey Bishop Show (1961–1965)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Joey Barnes is the host of a TV talk show originating in New York. Each episode dealt with events in his personal and professional life as a celebrity. Many guest stars appeared on the ... See full summary »

Stars: Joey Bishop, Joe Besser, Abby Dalton, Corbett Monica

Votes: 132

13. Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

Approved | 136 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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A New York gangster and his girlfriend attempt to turn street beggar Apple Annie into a society lady when the peddler learns her daughter is marrying royalty.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, Hope Lange, Arthur O'Connell

Votes: 4,714

14. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956–1963)
Episode: Brief Encounter (1961)

60 min | Music

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Directors: Bob Finkel, Dean Whitmore | Stars: Dinah Shore, Ralph Bellamy, Jacqueline deWit, Bennye Gatteys

15. Surfside 6 (1960–1962)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Ken, Dave and Sandy are three hip private detectives living on and working out of a houseboat in Miami, Florida. A yacht, belonging to socialite Daphne, is anchored next to their houseboat.... See full summary »

Stars: Van Williams, Lee Patterson, Margarita Sierra, Troy Donahue

Votes: 173

16. Johnny Midnight (1960– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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Johnny Midnight (Edmond O'Brien) is an ex-actor/theater owner, now turned private eye. His turf is Broadway and New York City's theater district... See full synopsis »

Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Yuki Shimoda, Arthur Batanides, Barney Phillips

Votes: 19

17. Johnny Midnight (1960– )
Episode: Her Sister's Keeper (1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama

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A young woman engaged to be married overdoses on sleeping pills. Suicide - or murder? Lt. Geller rules it a suicide, but the grieving fiancé hires Johnny, who visits the gloomy mansion of Gina's reclusive sister and Jamaican housekeeper.

Director: John English | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Yuki Shimoda, Frances Robinson, Barney Phillips

18. Bourbon Street Beat (1959–1960)
Episode: Knock on Any Tombstone (1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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A family approaches Rex and Cal when they become concerned about a series of voodoo symbols that have been delivered to their home. The family think it is just mischief, but Cal's knowledge... See full summary »

Director: William J. Hole Jr. | Stars: Richard Long, Andrew Duggan, Arlene Howell, Van Williams

19. Surfside 6 (1960–1962)
Episode: The Clown (1960)

60 min | Drama

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Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Lee Patterson, Van Williams, Troy Donahue, Diane McBain

20. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Colonel Harris Story (1960)

60 min | Western

8.0
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Flint goes to Fort Young to see the Harris family and Bowman Lewis who were friends from his youth. He finds Mrs. Harris dead and her husband swearing to wipe out all Indians including Lewis who leads the Comanche and his mother, Princess.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Ward Bond, Robert Horton, John Howard, James Best

Votes: 28

21. One Step Beyond (1959–1961)
Episode: Who Are You? (1960)

Approved | 30 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.5
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In the 1900s, Laurie Warren, recovering from scarlet fever it was feared would kill her, travels to the home of a Mr and Mrs Mason, whose daughter has recently died and imagines that she is... See full summary »

Director: John Newland | Stars: Philip Bourneuf, Anna Lee, Reba Waters, Phyllis Hill

Votes: 32

22. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.

Stars: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 50,362

23. Hawaiian Eye (1959–1963)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.1
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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: 319

24. One Step Beyond (1959–1961)

Approved | 25 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.9
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Produced at the same time as the more well-known Twilight Zone, this series fed the nation's growing interest in paranormal suspense in a different way. Rather than creating fictional ... See full summary »

Stars: John Newland, Robert Douglas, Olan Soule, Will J. White

Votes: 842

25. 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: 104

26. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: 810 Franklin Street (1959)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Jackie Coogan, Royal Dano, Howard Dayton, Jacqueline deWit

27. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Time Enough at Last (1959)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.1
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A henpecked book lover finds himself blissfully alone with his books after a nuclear war.

Director: John Brahm | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Vaughn Taylor, Jacqueline deWit, Lela Bliss

Votes: 3,323

28. The Lineup (1954–1960)
Episode: Vengeful Knife (1959)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Warner Anderson, James Darren, Jacqueline deWit, Robert H. Harris

29. Hi, Grandma! (1958 TV Movie)

30 min | Horror

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A young mechanical genius invents a recording device that can play back the voices of the dead. Here, the voice is that of the genius's evil-dead grandmother. A woman whose malign influence... See full summary »

Director: Arch Oboler | Stars: Ronald Anton, Jeanne Bates, Terry Burnham, Jacqueline deWit

30. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Last Witness (1958)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Loretta Young, Lillian Adams, Eddie Albert, Jacqueline deWit

31. Man Without a Gun (1957–1959)
Episode: The Quiet Strangers (1958)

30 min | Western

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The widow of a powerful rancher carries on his fight to delay statehood for the Dakota Territory by plotting the assassination of a U.S. Senator who could help those in favor achieve their goal.

Director: Charles F. Haas | Stars: Rex Reason, Mort Mills, Tom Greenway, Jacqueline deWit

32. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Windfall (1958)

30 min | Drama

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Director: John Newland | Stars: Loretta Young, Veda Ann Borg, Hume Cronyn, Jacqueline deWit

33. 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: 1,793

34. Man Without a Gun (1957–1959)

30 min | Western

7.9
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The adventures of Adam MacLean, publisher and chief reporter for the Yellowstone Sentinel of Yellowstone, Wyoming, in the late 19th century.

Stars: Rex Reason, Mort Mills, Harry Harvey, Forrest Taylor

Votes: 23

35. Make Room for Daddy (1953–1965)
Episode: Danny Goes Social (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

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Danny blows off an anniversary dinner date with close friends, by accepting a blonde bombshell's invitation to her high society champagne supper.

Director: Sheldon Leonard | Stars: Danny Thomas, Sherry Jackson, Rusty Hamer, Jesse White

36. Tea and Sympathy (1956)

Approved | 122 min | Drama

7.3
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Tom Lee is a sensitive boy of 17 whose lack of interest in the "manly" pursuits of sports, mountain climbing and girls labels him "sister-boy" at the college he is attending. Head master ... See full summary »

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Deborah Kerr, John Kerr, Leif Erickson, Edward Andrews

Votes: 1,784

37. State Trooper (1956– )

30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Rod Blake, a State Trooper is an officer of the Nevada Department of Public Safety. The setting is in the 1950s American West.

Stars: Rod Cameron, Robert Armstrong, Don Haggerty, Paul Stader

Votes: 60

38. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956–1963)

60 min | Music

8.9
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Dinah hosted this hour-long weekly for seven years. It featured Dinah and guest stars in a variety of songs, skits, production numbers. Also featured: her "See the USA in your Chevrolet" song and her warm kiss to all in conclusion.

Stars: Dinah Shore, Janet Blair, John Raitt, Roy Rogers

Votes: 111

39. The Toy Tiger (1956)

88 min | Comedy

6.6
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Advertising executive Gwen Taylor sends her art director Rick Todd on a mission to bring an artist back to the commercial fold. Meanwhile, Gwen's fatherless son Timmie, at a remote boys' ... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Jeff Chandler, Laraine Day, Tim Hovey, Richard Haydn

Votes: 114

40. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)
Episode: Bread Upon the Waters (1956)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

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Stars: John Conte, Jacqueline deWit, Betsy Paul, Patricia Smith

41. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: Father Hoppe (1956)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Norman Foster | Stars: Philip Bourneuf, Romney Brent, John Craven, Jacqueline deWit

42. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)
Episode: Prima Donna (1956)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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A teenager with outstanding vocal talent would rather play baseball than develop his singing skills.

Director: David Butler | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Laraine Day, Leo Durocher, Jerome Cowan

Votes: 41

43. State Trooper (1956– )
Episode: Red Badge of Death (1956)

30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.5
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When gamblers leaving Las Vegas are robbed of their winnings by men posing as police officers, Blake masquerades as a high roller to try to lure the bandits into a trap.

Director: Richard Irving | Stars: Rod Cameron, Jean Byron, Don Haggerty, Cliff Ferre

Votes: 6

44. Front Row Center (1955–1956)
Episode: Uncle Barney (1956)

Biography, Drama, Romance

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Director: Ralph Nelson | Stars: Jim Backus, Nan Boardman, Ronnie Burns, Jacqueline deWit

45. All That Heaven Allows (1955)

Not Rated | 89 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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An upper-class widow falls in love with a much younger, down-to-earth nurseryman, much to the disapproval of her children and criticism of her country club peers.

Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead, Conrad Nagel

Votes: 10,153

46. 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: 329

47. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.3
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A daily anthology show, featuring original material, as well as adaptations of literary classics.

Stars: John Conte, Johnny Crawford, Sarah Churchill, Peggy McCay

Votes: 57

48. 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

49. The Shrike (1955)

88 min | Drama

7.1
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A successful theatrical director is driven to failure by the machinations of his vengeful wife. Eventually, he lands in a mental hospital where both his wife and his new love, a young ... See full summary »

Director: José Ferrer | Stars: José Ferrer, June Allyson, Joy Page, Kendall Clark

Votes: 108

50. Lay That Rifle Down (1955)

Approved | 71 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.2
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Judy works for a pittance as a char in her aunt's hotel. To add spice to her life she enrols on a charm course but it's a scam. Soon the swindlers show up and plan to use her to con her aunt out of her money.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Judy Canova, Robert Lowery, Jil Jarmyn, Jacqueline deWit

Votes: 52

51. Front Row Center (1955–1956)

60 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Broadway plays are presented live in condensed one hour versions.

Stars: Robert Sterling, Fletcher Markle, James Daly, Olive Sturgess

Votes: 12

52. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)
Episode: No Time for Susan (1955)

30 min | Drama

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An awkward teenager blossoms into a lovely young woman.

Director: Frank Wisbar | Stars: Jacqueline deWit, Frank Ferguson, Virginia Field, Edna Holland

53. The Millionaire (1955–1960)
Episode: The Merle Roberts Story (1955)

30 min | Drama

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A young woman who lives with an abusive mother and a detached and selfish step family meets a young scientist who wants to marry her but the man is loathe to wait for her much anticipated meeting with her long absent father.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Vera Miles, Robert Quarry, Jacqueline deWit

54. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)
Episode: Want Ad Wedding (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.4
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A stranger in a large city places a newspaper advertisement requesting guests at his wedding.

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Jimmy Lydon, Sally Forrest, Leon Ames, Richard Webb

Votes: 26

55. 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

56. 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: 89

57. Playgirl (1954)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, Film-Noir

5.9
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Nightclub singer Fran Davis is out to educate her out-of-town friend Phyllis Matthews on the ins-and-outs of life in the Big City. But, par for the course in this Joseph Pevney potboiler, ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: Shelley Winters, Barry Sullivan, Colleen Miller, Gregg Palmer

Votes: 39

58. Make Room for Daddy (1953–1965)
Episode: Margaret's Birthday (1954)

30 min | Comedy, Family

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Margaret is explaining to her bridge club how she showed Danny a mink coat in order to get him to buy her the ring she really wanted for her birthday. Unfortunately, the new tape recorder ... See full summary »

Director: Sheldon Leonard | Stars: Danny Thomas, Jean Hagen, Sherry Jackson, Rusty Hamer

59. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: The Doll's House (1954)

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Phyllis Avery, Jacqueline deWit, Ray Milland

60. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)
Episode: The Hollywood Story (1954)

30 min | Drama

6.7
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Madge Mason based on her prowess as a local actress in a small Iowa town goes to Hollywood and meets with only modest success but when it appears she is on verge of major success she has second thoughts about the price of fame.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Loretta Young, William Bishop, George O'Hanlon, Jacqueline deWit

Votes: 9

61. Make Room for Daddy (1953–1965)
Episode: The Matchmaker (1954)

30 min | Comedy, Family

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Director: Sheldon Leonard | Stars: Danny Thomas, Jean Hagen, Rusty Hamer, Jacqueline deWit

62. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)
Episode: The Pearl Street Incident (1954)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Roy Kellino | Stars: Ted de Corsia, Jacqueline deWit, Tommy Ivo, Bill Kennedy

63. Studio 57 (1954–1958)
Episode: The Traveling Room (1954)

30 min | Drama, Family

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Director: Richard Irving | Stars: Marguerite Chapman, Jacqueline deWit, Strother Martin, Richard Karlan

64. Make Room for Daddy (1953–1965)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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Danny Williams, a successful nightclub singer, encounters a variety of difficult or amusing situations in trying to balance his career with his family: his outspoken wife Kathy, teenage ... See full summary »

Stars: Danny Thomas, Rusty Hamer, Marjorie Lord, Angela Cartwright

Votes: 625

65. The Loretta Young Show (1953–1961)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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A drama anthology series hosted by actress Loretta Young. In addition to hosting the series, she played the lead in various episodes.

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

Votes: 156

66. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)

30 min | Comedy

8.4
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Originally Ray McNutley is an English professor at an all girls school where every female swoons for him except for the Dean. Luckily he has an understanding wife Peggy. By the second year ... See full summary »

Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Gordon Jones, Minerva Urecal

Votes: 28

67. She's Back on Broadway (1953)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Musical

5.7
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When her Hollywood career fails, an actress returns to Broadway and tries for a comeback in a stage show directed by her former lover.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Virginia Mayo, Gene Nelson, Frank Lovejoy, Steve Cochran

Votes: 121

68. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: Babes in the Woods (1953)

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Jacqueline deWit, Gordon Jones

69. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: Birthday Presents (1953)

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Jacqueline deWit, Gordon Jones

70. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1953)

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Jacqueline deWit, Gordon Jones

71. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: Meet Mister McNutley (1953)

30 min | Comedy

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Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Lloyd Corrigan, Jacqueline deWit

72. The Ray Milland Show (1953–1955)
Episode: The Faculty Dance (1953)

30 min | Comedy

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Dean Bradley gives Prof. McNulty the task of organizing the annual faculty dinner dance. He hires some entertainment, but at the last minute they cancel and McNulty is forced to use a seedy... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Joan Andren, Joe Besser

73. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)
Episode: The Favorable Signs (1953)

30 min | Drama

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Sgt. Simmons investigates a phony psychic medium and winds up bumbling his way through his investigation.

Director: Frank Wisbar | Stars: Lulu Mae Bohrman, Jacqueline deWit, Barton MacLane, Ray Montgomery

74. Carrie (1952)

118 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Carrie boards the train to Chicago with big ambitions. She gets a job stitching shoes and her sister's husband takes almost all of her pay for room and board. Then she injures a finger and ... See full summary »

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jennifer Jones, Miriam Hopkins, Eddie Albert

Votes: 1,707

75. The Adventures of Ellery Queen (1950–1952)
Episode: A Close-Up of Murder (1952)

26 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Hugh Marlowe, Willard Parker, Nancy Gates, Florenz Ames

76. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
Episode: They Came to Baghdad (1952)

60 min | Drama

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In the Middle East, Victoria Jones, a girl with a yearning for adventure, gets more than she bargains for when a wounded agent dies in her hotel room during an important conference, which ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Nickell | Stars: Bea Arthur, Leon Askin, Stuart Burge, June Dayton

77. 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, Walter Coy, Robert Paige

Votes: 141

78. The First Legion (1951)

Approved | 86 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Charles Boyer, William Demarest, Lyle Bettger, Barbara Rush

Votes: 115

79. Racket Squad (1950– )
Episode: Night Bank (1951)

30 min | Crime, Drama

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Stars: Reed Hadley, Jacqueline deWit, Jimmie Dodd, Gordon Oliver

80. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)
Episode: The Oldster (1951)

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Joseph Bernard, Marc Cavell, Jacqueline deWit, Henry Hull

81. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: The Shiny People (1951)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Richard Goode | Stars: Christopher Barbieri, William Becker, Herschel Bentley, Mary Carver

82. The Ford Theatre Hour (1948–1951)
Episode: The Touchstone (1951)

Drama

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Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Francis Compton, Jerome Cowan, Jacqueline deWit, Paul Kirk Giles

83. The Damned Don't Cry (1950)

Approved | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.2
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A New York socialite climbs the ladder of success man by man until a life among rich gangsters gives her what she thought she always wanted.

Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Joan Crawford, David Brian, Steve Cochran, Kent Smith

Votes: 1,680

84. 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: 70

85. The Happy Years (1950)

Passed | 110 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

7.0
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Based on a collection of stories with the focus on young John Humperdink "Dink" Stover, a student at the Lawrenceville Prepatory School, in 1896, whose family, in Eastcester, New York, have... See full summary »

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Dean Stockwell, Darryl Hickman, Scotty Beckett, Leon Ames

Votes: 524

86. Never a Dull Moment (1950)

Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Romance, Western

5.7
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Kay Kingsley, a sophisticated and successful songwriter in New York City. falls in love with a widowed rancher, Chris Heyward, she meets at the Madison Square Garden Rodeo and they get ... See full summary »

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Irene Dunne, Fred MacMurray, William Demarest, Andy Devine

Votes: 411

87. Racket Squad (1950– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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This series dramatizes confidence games which fall under the jurisdiction of Captain John Braddock.

Stars: Reed Hadley, Hugh Beaumont, Keith Richards, Griff Barnett

Votes: 70

88. Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950–1963)

60 min | Drama

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

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

Votes: 60

89. On the Isle of Samoa (1950)

Approved | 63 min | Adventure

3.9
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Ex-flyer Kenneth Crandall is surprised by his boss in an Australian nightclub, while attempting a robbery. Papita, Crandall's accomplice and the boss's wife, is shot and killed by her ... See full summary »

Director: William Berke | Stars: Jon Hall, Susan Cabot, Raymond Greenleaf, Henry Marco

Votes: 38

90. 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

91. Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (1950–1952)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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Dramatic anthology series presenting plays adopted from Pulitzer Prize winning stories, plays, novels, etc.

Stars: Elmer Davis, Charles Dingle, Richard Bishop, Joan Chandler

Votes: 19

92. The Great Jewel Robber (1950)

91 min | Crime, Drama, Adventure

6.4
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Escaping from a Canadian prison farm, master thief Gerard Dennis (David Brian) makes his way to Buffalo with Peggy Arthur (Perdita Chandler), who supplies him with money needed for forged ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: David Brian, Marjorie Reynolds, John Archer, Jacqueline deWit

Votes: 89

93. Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (1950–1952)
Episode: Mrs. January and Mr. Ex (1950)

Drama

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In this romantic comedy, the titular Mrs. January, while fabulously wealthy, is a Communist at heart. Sensing that the Revolution is looming, Mrs. January relocates to a small New England ... See full summary »

Stars: Spring Byington, Esther Jane Coryell, Elmer Davis, Jacqueline deWit

94. It's a Great Feeling (1949)

85 min | Comedy, Music

6.2
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A waitress at the Warner Bros. commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when two actors agree to help her.

Director: David Butler | Stars: Doris Day, Dennis Morgan, Jack Carson, Bill Goodwin

Votes: 1,109

95. Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)

30 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series which became the first successful filmed series on American television.

Stars: Gene Raymond, John Warburton, Nolan Leary, Dabbs Greer

Votes: 41

96. Chinatown at Midnight (1949)

Passed | 67 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Clifford Ward is a thief working San Francisco's Chinatown district, and his stolen goods are fenced through an interior-decorators shop ran by Lisa Marcel. But when Ward murders two ... See full summary »

Director: Seymour Friedman | Stars: Hurd Hatfield, Jean Willes, Tom Powers, Ray Walker

Votes: 45

97. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)

60 min | Drama

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

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

Votes: 166

98. The Snake Pit (1948)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn, Celeste Holm

Votes: 5,316

99. 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

100. Something in the Wind (1947)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Musical

6.8
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A grandson of a recently deceased millionaire mistakes a beautiful female disc jockey for her aunt, who once dated the grandfather.

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Donald O'Connor, John Dall, Charles Winninger

Votes: 323