Latest Titles With William Douglas Lansford


1. The War (2007– )

TV-14 | 124 min | Documentary, War

9.1
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A seven-part series focusing on the many ways in which the Second World War impacted the lives of American families.

Stars: Keith David, Katharine Phillips, Tom Hanks, Paul Fussell

Votes: 2,795

2. The War (2007– )
Episode: The Ghost Front: December 1944 - March 1945 (2007)

TV-14 | 118 min | Documentary, War

8.6
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Americans are shocked by Hitler's massive counterattack in the Ardennes Forest--but by mid March, 1945, they are across the Rhine, while the Russians are 50 miles from Berlin. In the ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Keith David, Ray Leopold, Paul Fussell, Burnett Miller

Votes: 64

3. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Devil's Due (1991)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.3
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While answering a distress call, Picard finds himself not sure of exactly who he is dealing with, but he's sure he's not dealing with the planet's version of the Devil, as she claims to be.

Director: Tom Benko | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,169

4. Who Will Sing the Songs? (1990)

Family

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A middle-aged Los Angeles family man creates conflict in his marriage by pursuing his life-long dream of becoming a mariachi.

Stars: Vikki Carr, Freddy Fender, Rigoberto Jimenez

5. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)

TV-PG | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Set decades after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in a new Enterprise on their own mission to go where no one has gone before.

Stars: Patrick Stewart, Brent Spiner, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton

Votes: 68,600

6. CHiPs (1977–1983)
Episode: Ice Cream Man (1982)

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

7.9
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A former CHP sergeant, who was convicted of stealing vehicles, is now working as an ice cream man.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, Robert Walker Jr.

Votes: 10

7. Strike Force (1981–1982)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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Captain Frank Murphy is in charge of a division that only handles the most difficult cases of the Los Angeles police department. He has assembled a diverse team to take on the craftiest criminals.

Stars: Robert Stack, Dorian Harewood, Richard Romanus, Michael Goodwin

Votes: 49

8. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Paquito's Birthday/Technical Advisor (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.9
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A poor couple from Mexico want the best for their son, only to be faced with the prospect of losing him altogether; and a woman with no experience in being in love gets advice from Helen of Troy.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Linda Cristal, A Martinez

Votes: 13

9. Strike Force (1981–1982)
Episode: The Hollow Man (1981)

Action, Crime, Drama

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Someone is setting bombs all over the city. The bomber sends a message where his next target will be. And eventually he reveals his next target--Klein.

Director: Richard Lang | Stars: Robert Stack, Dorian Harewood, Richard Romanus, Michael Goodwin

10. CHiPs (1977–1983)
Episode: Vagabonds (1981)

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

7.7
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A family of con artists are operating in the area. Jon and Ponch meet the son of one of them before they knew of them. At the same time the mother of the son wants her husband to go straight but his brother won't let him.

Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Larry Wilcox, Erik Estrada, Robert Pine, Ed Harris

Votes: 18

11. CHiPs (1977–1983)
Episode: Satan's Angels (1980)

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

7.4
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Officer Bonnie Clark is kidnapped by members of a biker gang.

Director: Phil Bondelli | Stars: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, William Smith

Votes: 18

12. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Seance/Treasure (1979)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Young Claire Conti takes part in séances to find out how her twin brother died; and California fisherman Joe Capos dreams of finding a treasure that will solve his financial problems.

Director: Larry Stewart | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Shelley Fabares, George Maharis

Votes: 18

13. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: The Stripper/The Boxer (1979)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Heiress Maureen Banning tries to escape an arranged marriage and finds herself the replacement for a stripper in a traveling vaudeville company; and boxer Billy Blake wants to win a match despite the fact that it will probably kill him.

Director: Lawrence Dobkin | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Michael Callan, Maureen McCormick

Votes: 19

14. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Yesterday's Love/Fountain of Youth (1979)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Siblings send their divorcing parents Charles and Peggy Atwood to the island hoping they'll rediscover love. Wealthy, dying J. D. Pettigrew pays one million dollars to Captain Jeff Bailey to lead a search for the fabled Fountain of Youth.

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Lew Ayres, Dennis Cole

Votes: 13

15. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Family Reunion/Voodoo (1978)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.4
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Two children trick their divorced parents into a family weekend together in the hope of reuniting Mom and Dad. Amnesiac Jane Howell turns to a voodoo practitioner to find out if she is a missing heiress.

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Gary Collins, Howard Duff

Votes: 31

16. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Let the Goodtimes Roll/Nightmare/The Tiger (1978)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Buddies Duke Santucci and Ernie Kowalski relive the good old days of the late 60s; Janine Sanford experiences a recurring nightmare to the end to find out what it means; and game hunter Victor Duncan tracks an elusive dangerous tiger.

Director: George McCowan | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, John Ericson, Pamela Franklin

Votes: 13

17. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Treasure Hunt/Beauty Contest (1978)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Stu and Andrea Chambers and their partner Jim Defoe may be driven apart by their quest for a treasure. Sally Quinn hopes to win a beauty contest to follow in her late mother's footsteps and gain her neglectful father Neville's attention.

Directors: Allen Baron, George McCowan | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Gene Barry, Michael Callan

Votes: 36

18. CHiPs (1977–1983)

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

6.4
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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers.

Stars: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, Paul Linke

Votes: 4,958

19. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.

Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Christopher Hewett, Wendy Schaal

Votes: 4,387

20. Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979)
Episode: The Plague: Part 1 (1977)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Lt. Jake Donner dies of a mysterious, highly contagious virus a few days after returning from Europe. Starsky and Hutch try to hunt down the only patient who has survived the disease, as he... See full summary »

Director: Bob Kelljan | Stars: David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser, Antonio Fargas, Bernie Hamilton

Votes: 49

21. Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979)
Episode: The Plague: Part 2 (1977)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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As Hutch fights for his life when quarantined with a deadly virus, Starsky continues the search for the only hope of a cure, an elusive hit man who recovered from the disease. Starsky even ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Kelljan | Stars: David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser, Antonio Fargas, Bernie Hamilton

Votes: 47

22. Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino, with the help of police snitch, Huggy Bear.

Stars: David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser, Antonio Fargas, Bernie Hamilton

Votes: 5,039

23. The Deadly Tower (1975 TV Movie)

100 min | Thriller, Action, Drama

6.7
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The infamous story of Charles Whitman, "America's favourite sniper" (in Stephen King's words), is told here once again.

Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Kurt Russell, Richard Yniguez, Ned Beatty, Pernell Roberts

Votes: 724

24. Sweet Hostage (1975 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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An escaped mental patient kidnaps an illiterate teenage farm girl and takes her to his mountain hide-away, where they soon become friends and, eventually, lovers.

Director: Lee Philips | Stars: Linda Blair, Martin Sheen, Jeanne Cooper, Lee de Broux

Votes: 541

25. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: All Honorable Men (1973)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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On a Monday morning a bank manager discovers that they were robbed. As difficult as it is to figure out how the thief got into the vault, they also have to determine how the thief got out.

Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Elizabeth Baur

Votes: 15

26. The Rookies (1972–1976)
Episode: Get Ryker (1973)

Crime, Drama

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Ryker's life is in danger when Joe Mannley is released from prison and wants payback on the policeman. He wounds Ryker which puts him in Jill's care but Joe is prepared to end her life also to get to Ryker.

Director: Leonard Horn | Stars: Georg Stanford Brown, Sam Melville, Michael Ontkean, Kate Jackson

27. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: House of Terror (1973)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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A couple vanishes after spending the night in a haunted house. Then Ironside suddenly disappears. Can the rest of the gang figure out what happened and who did it?

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Elizabeth Baur

Votes: 16

28. The Rookies (1972–1976)
Episode: Point of Impact (1973)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama

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Terry (Georg Stanford Brown) investigates an old friend's apparently purposeless attack on a cop.

Director: Gene Nelson | Stars: Georg Stanford Brown, Sam Melville, Michael Ontkean, Kate Jackson

29. The Rookies (1972–1976)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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The trials and adventures of three young police officers.

Stars: Georg Stanford Brown, Sam Melville, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Kate Jackson

Votes: 615

30. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: The Savage Sentry (1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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A thief has managed to steal from the most secure locations, even those guarded by vicious guard dogs. Ironside has to figure out how he has managed to subdue the dogs.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Elizabeth Baur

Votes: 14

31. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: Accident (1971)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Mark, who has been up for three nights on an extended stakeout, accidentally hits an elderly woman. Mark befriends her and gradually uncovers her secret past. Meanwhile Ed works on a separate jewel heist case.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Barbara Anderson, Don Mitchell

Votes: 14

32. The Intruders (1970 TV Movie)

100 min | Western

5.9
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The James and Younger outlaw gangs ride into town, and it is up to the local marshal, who has lost both his nerve and his gun skills, to stop them.

Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Don Murray, Anne Francis, Edmond O'Brien, John Saxon

Votes: 106

33. The Big Cube (1969)

M | 98 min | Thriller, Drama

4.5
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A former actress clashes with her wealthy and spoiled stepdaughter over their inheritance after the death of their protector.

Director: Tito Davison | Stars: Lana Turner, George Chakiris, Richard Egan, Dan O'Herlihy

Votes: 422

34. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: The Machismo Bag (1969)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Ironside is asked to investigate the crimes of a violently angry Mexican-American student. Instead, at Mark's urging, the chief works to keep the young man out of jail.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Barbara Anderson, Don Mitchell

Votes: 24

35. Villa Rides (1968)

R | 125 min | War, Western

6.5
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Mexican rebel Pancho Villa lead a revolution helped by an American aviator imprisonned in Mexico.

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Yul Brynner, Robert Mitchum, Maria Grazia Buccella, Charles Bronson

Votes: 1,279

36. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: In Defense of Honor (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.8
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Longtime hand 'adopted' into the Cartwright family as a baby decides to return to the Indian tribe to which he was born. Indian haters stir up trouble that puts the new treaty in jeopardy.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lou Antonio

Votes: 23

37. Ironside (1967–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Barbara Anderson

Votes: 2,043

38. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: Four Sisters from Boston (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.0
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Four sisters come from Boston to try to prevent a property left to them by their uncle from being auctioned due to back taxes. They arrive the day of the sale but are short the full amount ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Crosland Jr. | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Vera Miles

Votes: 36

39. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: Something Hurt, Something Wild (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.1
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Joe is accused of assaulting Laurie Ferguson.

Director: William Witney | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lynn Loring

Votes: 34

40. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: The Last Mission (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

6.8
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Ben joins an old Army buddy on a mission to make peace with the Indians. But Hoss, who is riding along with them, becomes suspicious that Colonel Jarrell is not telling them his real plans.

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, R.G. Armstrong

Votes: 21

41. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Dr. Denker Story (1962)

60 min | Western

7.4
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Bill spots a young boy alone on the trail. He passes out but they later learn he can't talk but that he saw his dad killed by strangers for no apparent reason. Later, they run into Dr. Denker taking musical instruments to California.

Director: Frank Arrigo | Stars: Robert Horton, John McIntire, Theodore Bikel, Terry Wilson

Votes: 27

42. Bonanza (1959–1973)

TV-PG | 49 min | Western

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

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

Votes: 5,727

43. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
Episode: The Tallest Marine (1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Add a Plot

Director: John Rich | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Red Buttons, John Lupton, Ken Mayer

44. 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: 1,717

45. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)
Episode: Yellowbelly (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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A military hero becomes circumspect as his wife expects their first child. In battle, he jumps into a protective hole instead of forging to the front of the line. His company nicknames him Yellowbelly, and he loses the respect of his men.

Director: Laslo Benedek | Stars: Frank Lovejoy, Maxine Cooper, Bart Burns, Harry Lauter

46. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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An American anthology series, with a new Episode and different Actors each week. Hosted by Ronald Reagan the series was sponsored by General Electric's Department of Public Relations.

Stars: Ronald Reagan, Lee Marvin, Edgar Buchanan, Nancy Reagan

Votes: 190

47. Four Star Playhouse (1952–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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

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

Votes: 96