Latest Titles With James MacKrell


1. Last Man Club (2016)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama

7.8
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A WW2 veteran destined for life in a retirement home escapes his difficult family situation and embarks on a cross country adventure to find the last remaining members of his B-17 bomber crew with the help of a beautiful accomplice.

Writer: Bo Brinkman | Director: Bo Brinkman | Stars: James MacKrell, Kate French, William Morgan Sheppard, Barry Corbin

2. Defending Your Life (1991)

PG | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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In an afterlife way station resembling a block of hotels, the lives of the recently-deceased are examined in a court-like setting.

Writer: Albert Brooks | Director: Albert Brooks | Stars: Albert Brooks, Meryl Streep, Rip Torn, Michael Durrell

3. Dream Machine (1991)

PG | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.3
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As a reward from a jilted millionairess, Davis is given the $100,000 Porsche of the unfaithful husband. Unknown to Davis and the wife, the body of the husband is in the Porsche. The killer ... See full summary »

Writer: Eric Hendershot | Director: Lyman Dayton | Stars: Bill Glasmann, Randall England, Tracy Fraim, Corey Haim

4. Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death (1989)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

4.8
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The government hires a feminist at the local university to track down the Piranha Women living in the uncharted Avocado Jungle (westernmost outpost is San Bernardino) to convince them to ... See full summary »

Writer: J.F. Lawton | Director: J.F. Lawton | Stars: Shannon Tweed, Bill Maher, Karen M. Waldron, Adrienne Barbeau

5. Generations (1989–1991)

30 min | Drama

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

Creator: Sally Sussman Morina | Stars: Andrew Masset, Jasmin Paul, Kelly Rutherford, Josef Rainer

6. Couch Potatoes (1989– )

30 min | Game-Show

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Two teams of three players each stated themselves a sweet name in regards of a television show, past or present (e.g., "The Jeffersons," which spun-off "All In The Family"). In each round, ... See full summary »

Creators: David Greenfield, Ellen Levy-Sarnoff | Stars: Marc Summers, Joe Alaskey, James MacKrell, Steve Allen

8. Couch Potatoes (1989– )
Episode: Designing Women vs. Filthy Rich (1989)

Game-Show

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Creators: Ellen Levy-Sarnoff, David Greenfield | Stars: James MacKrell, Peter Marshall, Marc Summers

9. I Saw What You Did (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.8
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A group of pranksters unintentionally get the attention of a serial killer who soon starts targeting them.

Writers: Cynthia Cidre, Ursula Curtiss | Director: Fred Walton | Stars: Shawnee Smith, Tammy Lauren, Candace Cameron Bure, Robert Carradine

10. Sweethearts (1988– )

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The ABC television network developed and premiered a new game show hosted by Charles Nelson Reilly during the autumn of 1988. Obviously, the show was shortlived since it dealt with choosing... See full summary »

Stars: Beata Pozniak Daniels, Scott Forrest, Ken Kercheval, Tim Byron Owen

11. The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
Episode: Grab That Dough (1988)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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The girls go to Hollywood to appear on the TV game show "Grab that Dough."

Creator: Susan Harris | Director: Terry Hughes | Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty

12. Small Wonder (1985–1989)
Episode: My Favorite Martian (1988)

Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

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Brandon sees Vicki's hologram of an alien spaceship.

Creator: Howard Leeds | Director: Bob Claver | Stars: Dick Christie, Marla Pennington, Jerry Supiran, Emily Schulman

13. Our House (1986–1988)
Episode: The Fifth Beatle (1988)

Drama, Family

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David's band is offered a chance to record an album by a young music producer, but Gus believes it's a scam; Jessie feels guilty that she doesn't have the financial means to help David with... See full summary »

Creator: James Lee Barrett | Director: Nick Havinga | Stars: Wilford Brimley, Deidre Hall, Shannen Doherty, Chad Allen

14. Dynasty (1981–1989)
Episode: The Interview (1988)

47 min | Drama

7.9
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Alexis has joined the race for governor as an independent and makes sure Blake doesn't make it to their first TV interview. She didn't count on Krystle stepping in for her husband. Dana ... See full summary »

Creators: Richard Alan Shapiro, Esther Shapiro | Director: Don Medford | Stars: John Forsythe, Linda Evans, John James, Gordon Thomson

15. 21 Jump Street (1987–1991)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The cases of an undercover police unit composed of young looking officers specializing in youth crime.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Patrick Hasburgh | Stars: Johnny Depp, Dustin Nguyen, Peter DeLuise, Holly Robinson Peete

16. College Bowl (1987– )

30 min | Game-Show

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Hosted by veteran television personality Dick Cavett, this quiz show pitted teams of college students against each other in a grueling battle of trivia knowledge. The teams answered ... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Cavett, James MacKrell

17. 21 Jump Street (1987–1991)
Episode: Blindsided (1987)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Hanson and Penhall go undercover to investigate drug dealers. Hanson is approached by a student requesting that he assassinate her father.

Creators: Patrick Hasburgh, Stephen J. Cannell | Director: David Jackson | Stars: Johnny Depp, Holly Robinson Peete, Peter DeLuise, Dustin Nguyen

18. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: The Return of the Shaggy Dog (1987)

Unrated | 76 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.5
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A magical ring turns a man into a shaggy sheepdog.

Writers: Paul Haggis, Felix Salten, Diane Wilk | Director: Stuart Gillard | Stars: Gary Kroeger, Todd Waring, Michele Little, Cindy Morgan

19. Our House (1986–1988)

60 min | Drama, Family

7.4
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Following the death of his son, Gus Witherspoon takes in his daughter-in-law and his three grandchildren to live with him. Adjustment to the new arrangement is not easy on any of them.

Creator: James Lee Barrett | Stars: Wilford Brimley, Deidre Hall, Shannen Doherty, Chad Allen

20. Just Between Friends (1986)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama

5.9
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Holly and Sandy strike up an instant friendship; they don't know however that they have more in common than they'd like. When tragedy strikes, their relationship is tested.

Writer: Allan Burns | Director: Allan Burns | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Ted Danson, Christine Lahti, Julie Payne

21. It's a Living (1980–1989)
Episode: Nancy's Sister (1986)

Comedy

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Creators: Dick Clair, Jenna McMahon, Stu Silver | Director: J.D. Lobue | Stars: Barrie Youngfellow, Gail Edwards, Paul Kreppel, Crystal Bernard

22. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)
Episode: Take My Life... Please!/Devil's Alphabet/The Library (1986)

TV-PG | 60 min | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.3
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Comedian Billy Diamond plays a tough gig in the afterlife. "Devil's Alphabet": In Victorian England, Cambridge graduates are bound by a youthful oath even after they die. "The Library": A ... See full summary »

Creator: Rod Serling | Directors: Ben Bolt, John D. Hancock, Gus Trikonis | Stars: Tim Thomerson, Ray Buktenica, Xander Berkeley, James MacKrell

23. Stingray (1985–1987)
Episode: That Terrible Swift Sword (1986)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Ray is hired by Sister Allison of a traveling religious show to find a serial killer murdering prostitutes in the cities that the show stops at. Ray goes undercover as a preacher to find ... See full summary »

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Director: David Hemmings | Stars: Nick Mancuso, Barbara Williams, James MacKrell, David Froman

24. The Golden Girls (1985–1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.

Creator: Susan Harris | Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty

25. Teen Wolf (1985)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.0
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A struggling high school student discovers that his family has an unusual pedigree when he finds himself turning into a werewolf.

Writers: Jeph Loeb, Matthew Weisman | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Michael J. Fox, James Hampton, Susan Ursitti, Jerry Levine

26. Moonlighting (1985–1989)

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.

Creator: Glenn Gordon Caron | Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong

27. Small Wonder (1985–1989)

30 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Father Ted Lawson creates a robot, Vicki (played by Tiffany Brissette). The family--Ted, Joan and Jamie--keep Vicki's identity secret, and pretend that she is their daughter. Harriet, their... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Christie, Marla Pennington, Jerry Supiran, Tiffany Brissette

28. 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.

Creator: Rod Serling | Stars: Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, Richard Mulligan, William Atherton

29. Street Hawk (1985)

60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.9
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A desk bound cop secretly fights crime as the test pilot for a prototype combat motorcycle.

Creators: Paul M. Belous, Robert Wolterstorff, Bruce Lansbury | Stars: Rex Smith, Richard Venture, Joe Regalbuto, Jeannie Wilson

30. Stingray (1985–1987)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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"Ray", a man of mystery, gets people out of trouble, asking for favors in return.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: Nick Mancuso, James Handy, Barbara Williams, William S. Taylor

31. Berrenger's (1985– )

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Short-lived prime time soap opera set in a New York department store run by the Berrenger family. Filled with several well known names, the plot premise of a department store did not ... See full summary »

Creator: Diana Gould | Stars: Jonelle Allen, Laura Ashton, Claudia Christian, Jeff Conaway

32. A Reason to Live (1985 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

5.9
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When Gus Steward's wife announces that she wants to divorce him, he starts thinking about committing suicide. His 14 year old son Alex notices this and desperately tries to prevent him from... See full summary »

Writer: Robert Lewin | Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Peter Fonda, Deidre Hall, Tracey Gold

33. Split Decision (1985 TV Movie)

30 min | Game-Show

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Stars: James MacKrell, Charlie O'Donnell

34. Street Hawk (1985)
Episode: A Second Self (1985)

47 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

7.2
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An old friend of Jesse's comes to town and they have fun. But what Jesse doesn't know is that his friend is working for some people who want Street Hawk.

Creators: Paul M. Belous, Bruce Lansbury, Robert Wolterstorff | Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Rex Smith, Richard Venture, Jeannie Wilson, Joe Regalbuto

35. Moonlighting (1985–1989)
Episode: Moonlighting (Pilot) (1985)

93 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Maddie Hayes wakes up to find her staff have quit and all her money has been stolen. One of her few remaining assets is a loss-making investigation agency run by David Addison. She sacks the staff but David is determined to keep it going.

Writer: Glenn Gordon Caron | Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Robert Ellenstein

36. Berrenger's (1985– )
Episode: Of Boardrooms & Bedrooms (1985)

Drama

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Creator: Diana Gould | Director: Barbara Peeters | Stars: Jonelle Allen, Laura Ashton, Claudia Christian, Jeff Conaway

37. Gremlins (1984)

PG | 106 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

7.2
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A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town.

Writer: Chris Columbus | Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, John Louie

38. Comedy Club (1984 TV Movie)

Comedy, Game-Show

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Writers: Danny Jacobson, Marko Realmonte | Stars: Sheryl Bernstein, Brad Garrett, James MacKrell, Billy Riback

39. Whiz Kids (1983–1984)
Episode: Father's Day (1984)

Adventure

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Creators: Philip DeGuere Jr., Bob Shayne | Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Max Gail, Matthew Labyorteaux, Todd Porter, Jeffrey Jacquet

40. Remington Steele (1982–1987)
Episode: Molten Steele (1984)

49 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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The name and telephone number of a socialite are placed in a swingers magazine, perhaps by her former boy toy, a dishonest auto mechanic. Ms. Holt and Mr. Steele are hired to prove who is ... See full summary »

Creators: Robert Butler, Michael Gleason | Director: Christopher Hibler | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, Pippa Scott

41. Emerald Point N.A.S. (1983–1984)
Episode: The Climax (1984)

60 min | Drama

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Deanna commences with her role as a double agent, but Yuri kidnaps her, too. After an evening of gambling with Harlan and Hilary, Glenn goes home and receives the joyous news of Kay's ... See full summary »

Creators: Esther Shapiro, Richard Alan Shapiro | Director: Ernest Pintoff | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Maud Adams, Andrew Stevens, Jill St. John

42. Hardcastle and McCormick (1983–1986)
Episode: Whatever Happened to Guts? (1984)

Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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A mentally unbalanced woman with an obsession for older men finds her self attracted to Hardcastle when he appears on a court TV show.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Michael Hiatt | Stars: Brian Keith, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Marilyn Jones, Patricia Harty

43. 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.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Frank Lupo | Stars: George Peppard, Mr. T, Dwight Schultz, Dirk Benedict

44. Hardcastle and McCormick (1983–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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A retired judge and his last defendant follow up on cases that were dismissed due to technicalities.

Creators: Stephen J. Cannell, Patrick Hasburgh | Stars: Brian Keith, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Joe Santos, John Hancock

45. Whiz Kids (1983–1984)

60 min | Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a group of young kids who are amateur computer experts and detectives.

Creator: Philip DeGuere Jr. | Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Todd Porter, Jeffrey Jacquet, Andrea Elson

46. Buffalo Bill (1983–1984)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Bill Bittinger is the egotistical host of a local daytime talk show on WBFL in Buffalo, NY., unhappy at being a big fish in a small pond (but unable to break into the big leagues). Bill ... See full summary »

Stars: Dabney Coleman, Joanna Cassidy, Max Wright, John Fiedler

47. Emerald Point N.A.S. (1983–1984)

60 min | Drama

7.0
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The lives and trials of the staff and civilian residents of a US naval base.

Creators: Esther Shapiro, Richard Alan Shapiro | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Maud Adams, Andrew Stevens, Charles Frank

48. Goodnight, Beantown (1983–1984)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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The romantic relationship between two Boston news anchors.

Creator: AJ Carothers | Stars: Bill Bixby, Mariette Hartley, Tracey Gold, Jim Staahl

49. Voyagers! (1982–1983)
Episode: All Fall Down (1983)

49 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Jeffery and Phineas must convince Joe Louis not to quit his rematch with Max Schmeling. They also save a doomed 747 aircraft that had future president Jimmy Carter on board.

Writers: Harry Longstreet, Renee Longstreet | Director: Ron Satlof | Stars: Jon-Erik Hexum, Meeno Peluce, John Hancock, L.Q. Jones

50. Goodnight, Beantown (1983–1984)
Episode: Custody (1983)

Comedy

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Writer: AJ Carothers | Director: Peter Baldwin | Stars: Bill Bixby, Mariette Hartley, Tracey Gold, Benny Baker

51. Tales of the Gold Monkey (1982–1983)
Episode: Force of Habit (1983)

Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Two nuns carrying vaccinations to a poor village in China land on Bora Gora. Jake recognizes one of them as his former girlfriend and is suspicious of her motives, but when the clipper that... See full summary »

Creator: Donald P. Bellisario | Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Stephen Collins, Jeff MacKay, Caitlin O'Heaney, Marta DuBois

52. The A-Team (1983–1987)
Episode: The Beast from the Belly of a Boeing (1983)

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

7.7
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The A-Team is called in to help out an airline when one of their planes is hijacked by a terrorist group. Hannibal and Face masquerade as airline executives to bargain for the release of ... See full summary »

Creators: Frank Lupo, Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Ron Satlof | Stars: George Peppard, Dirk Benedict, Melinda Culea, Dwight Schultz

53. Buffalo Bill (1983–1984)
Episode: Wilkinson's Sword (1983)

Comedy

6.8
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Unseen station manager Wilkinson devastates Bill and the entire crew by suddenly announcing, through Karl Shub, that he is canceling the program and replacing it with reruns of M*A*S*H.

Writer: Tom Patchett | Director: Tom Patchett | Stars: Dabney Coleman, Joanna Cassidy, Max Wright, John Fiedler

54. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)

60 min | Adventure

7.0
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A drama series, based on the classic musical film of the same name.

Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Roger Wilson, Peter Horton, Drake Hogestyn

55. Fame (1982–1987)

60 min | Drama, Music, Musical

6.9
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The stories of the students and faculty of the New York City High School for the Performing Arts.

Creator: Christopher Gore | Stars: Debbie Allen, Carlo Imperato, Gene Anthony Ray, Albert Hague

56. Remington Steele (1982–1987)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.3
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The cases of a female private detective partnered with a former thief who assumes the role of a fictitious detective in the business.

Creators: Robert Butler, Michael Gleason | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, James Read

57. Tales of the Gold Monkey (1982–1983)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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The adventures of a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot and his companions.

Creator: Donald P. Bellisario | Stars: Stephen Collins, Jeff MacKay, Marta DuBois, John Calvin

58. Voyagers! (1982–1983)

60 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A member of a league of time travelers and a boy travel through time repairing errors in world history.

Creator: James D. Parriott | Stars: Jon-Erik Hexum, Meeno Peluce, Stephen Liska, Gregory Itzin

59. Capitol (1982–1987)

30 min | Drama

7.8
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This daytime serial dramatized the power struggles and personal machinations between two feuding political families the wealthy Cleggs and middle-class McCandlesses. Storylines developed ... See full summary »

Creators: Elinor Karpf, Steven Karpf | Stars: Miranda Wilson, Bill Beyers, Jeff Chamberlain, Constance Towers

60. Pandemonium (1982)

PG | 82 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

5.4
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Tom Smothers stars as the brave mountie, who along with his trusty horse and bitter deputy Paul Reubens must track down a killer who is stalking coeds at a nearby cheerleader camp.

Writers: Jaime Barton Klein, Richard Whitley | Director: Alfred Sole | Stars: Tom Smothers, Carol Kane, Tammy Alverson, Pamela Harlow

61. The Devlin Connection (1982– )

60 min | Drama

6.5
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Brian Devlin was a military intelligence agent. Years ago he had an affair with a woman named Nicole Corsello. He was unaware that she was pregnant with his child. 28 years later, his son, ... See full summary »

Creator: John Wilder | Stars: Rock Hudson, Jack Scalia, Leigh Taylor-Young, Louis Giambalvo

62. Romance Theatre (1982– )

30 min | Romance

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Stars: Louis Jourdan, Michael Ansara, Sarah Rush, P.J. Soles

63. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Denial (1982)

50 min | Drama

7.6
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Jock's death has a devastating effect on J.R. and Bobby has to cover for himself as well as his brother in running Ewing Oil. J.R. is unable to deal even with the simplest of business demands in his grief.

Creator: David Jacobs | Director: Victor French | Stars: Barbara Bel Geddes, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman

64. Fame (1982–1987)
Episode: Feelings (1982)

49 min | Drama, Music, Musical

6.2
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Julie's dad is getting remarried, and Julie does not like it one bit. Also, Leroy tries out for a touring dance troupe.

Creator: Christopher Gore | Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Debbie Allen, Lee Curreri, Erica Gimpel, Albert Hague

65. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: Forget Me Not/The Quiz Masters (1982)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A completely amnesic woman hopes to find out who she is and where she comes from; and two legendary game-show hosts compete against each other to win the ultimate game.

Creator: Gene Levitt | Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Wendy Schaal, Vikki Carr, Richard Gautier

66. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982–1983)
Episode: Gold Fever (1982)

Adventure

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The McFadden roof isn't keeping the rain out, it's not even slowing it down much. The family is looking to earn extra money to fix it and youngest brother Guthrie is determined not to be ... See full summary »

Writer: Josef Anderson | Director: Burt Kennedy | Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Roger Wilson, Peter Horton, Drake Hogestyn

67. Dallas (1978–1991)
Episode: Head of the Family (1982)

49 min | Drama

7.5
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With J.R.'s continued absence from the business and Ray's apathy and negligence toward the running of the ranch, Bobby is strugglingto keep Ewing Oil afloat.

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

68. The Greatest American Hero (1981–1983)
Episode: Just Another Three-Ring Circus (1982)

49 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Bill is assigned to locate a missing circus clown. Ralph is recruited to infiltrate the circus as a human cannonball act.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Director: Chuck Bowman | Stars: William Katt, Robert Culp, Connie Sellecca, Faye Grant

69. Romance Theatre (1982– )
Episode: Love at the Top: Part 1 (1982)

105 min | Romance

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Writer: Misty Stewart-Taggart | Director: John Bowab | Stars: Kathleen Coyne, James Ingersoll, James MacKrell, Robyn Millan

70. Romance Theatre (1982– )
Episode: Love at the Top: Part 2 (1982)

Romance

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Writer: Misty Stewart-Taggart | Director: John Bowab | Stars: Kathleen Coyne, James Ingersoll, Louis Jourdan, James MacKrell

71. Romance Theatre (1982– )
Episode: Love at the Top: Part 3 (1982)

Romance

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Writer: Misty Stewart-Taggart | Director: John Bowab | Stars: Kathleen Coyne, James Ingersoll, Louis Jourdan, James MacKrell

72. Romance Theatre (1982– )
Episode: Love at the Top: Part 4 (1982)

Romance

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Writer: Misty Stewart-Taggart | Director: John Bowab | Stars: Kathleen Coyne, James Ingersoll, Louis Jourdan, James MacKrell

73. Romance Theatre (1982– )
Episode: Love at the Top: Part 5 (1982)

Romance

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Writer: Misty Stewart-Taggart | Director: John Bowab | Stars: Kathleen Coyne, James Ingersoll, Louis Jourdan, James MacKrell

74. CHiPs (1977–1983)
Episode: Meet the New Guy (1982)

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

7.1
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Ponch has to break in a new rookie partner, while searching for a runaway girl and her newborn baby.

Creator: Rick Rosner | Director: John Astin | Stars: Erik Estrada, Tom Reilly, Robert Pine, Paul Linke

75. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)
Episode: Million Dollar Harts (1982)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.3
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Jennifer becomes involved in a deadly gambling scheme while in London.

Creator: Sidney Sheldon | Director: Harry Winer | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Simon MacCorkindale

76. The Devlin Connection (1982– )
Episode: The Corpse in the Corniche (1982)

Drama

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Nick finds a dead body in the trunk of Brian's convertible. He must find a way to prove his father's innocence as well as investigate the murder.

Writers: Howard Berk, Cliff Gould | Director: Barry Crane | Stars: Rock Hudson, Jack Scalia, Leigh Taylor-Young, Louis Giambalvo

77. Dynasty (1981–1989)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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The trials and tribulations of two feuding families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, both oil rich families in Denver, Colorado.

Creators: Esther Shapiro, Richard Alan Shapiro | Stars: John Forsythe, Linda Evans, Joan Collins, Gordon Thomson

78. The Greatest American Hero (1981–1983)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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A teacher is asked to be a superhero using a special alien suit with powers he can barely understand or control.

Creator: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: William Katt, Connie Sellecca, Robert Culp, Michael Paré

79. The Howling (1981)

R | 91 min | Horror

6.6
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After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a television newswoman is sent to a remote mountain resort whose residents may not be what they seem.

Writers: Gary Brandner, John Sayles, Terence H. Winkless | Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Dee Wallace, Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan, Christopher Stone

80. Harry's War (1981)

PG | 98 min | Comedy

6.4
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After his aunt dies of a heart attack while fighting the IRS, Harry Johnson decides to take up the cause.

Writer: Kieth Merrill | Director: Kieth Merrill | Stars: Edward Herrmann, Geraldine Page, Karen Grassle, David Ogden Stiers

81. Soap (1977–1981)
Episode: Episode #4.12 (1981)

60 min | Comedy

7.2
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Jodie and Maggie are taken captive by Minja warriors in Malibu; Burt becomes a hero after finally capturing Tibbs; and Mary reveals that Danny's natural father is Chester.

Creator: Susan Harris | Director: J.D. Lobue | Stars: Billy Crystal, Cathryn Damon, Katherine Helmond, Robert Mandan

82. The Love Boat (1977–1987)
Episode: Lose One, Win One/The $10,000 Lover/Mind My Wife (1981)

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

6.9
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Doc Bricker (Bernie Kopell) is excited to see his old medical school chum (James MacKrell), but when the old friend has to skip the trip, he asks Doc to look after his wife (Jill St. John) ... See full summary »

Creator: Wilford Lloyd Baumes | Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Fred Grandy, Ted Lange

83. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: Run, Don't Walk (1981)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Teenage girl is in denial about being in a wheelchair when an accident leaves her paralyzed. She begins to change when she becomes friends with a boy in the same situation.

Writer: Durrell Royce Crays | Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: Toni Kalem, Scott Baio, Dee Wallace, James MacKrell

84. Eight Is Enough (1977–1981)
Episode: Yet Another Seven Days in February (1981)

Comedy, Drama, Family

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Creator: William Blinn | Director: Rowe Wallerstein | Stars: Dick Van Patten, Betty Buckley, Grant Goodeve, Lani O'Grady

85. Taxi (1978–1983)
Episode: Zen and the Art of Cab Driving (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.7
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After Jim picks up a couple of businessmen at the airport he realizes that his life is missing something. Focusing on being the best cab driver he can be Jim breaks company trip sheet records amassing enough wealth to achieve goal.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Stan Daniels, David Davis, Ed. Weinberger | Director: Will Mackenzie | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner

86. It's a Living (1980–1989)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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This series featured a group of waitresses (and a pianist, Sonny) who work at a fancy restaurant at the top of a skyscraper.

Creators: Dick Clair, Jenna McMahon, Stu Silver | Stars: Gail Edwards, Barrie Youngfellow, Paul Kreppel, Marian Mercer

87. Revenge of the Stepford Wives (1980 TV Movie)

PG | 96 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.8
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A TV reporter arrives in Stepford to do a story on the American town with the lowest crime and divorce rates and the tightest real-estate market (no one ever leaves). She needs an assistant... See full summary »

Writers: Ira Levin, David Wiltse | Director: Robert Fuest | Stars: Sharon Gless, Julie Kavner, Audra Lindley, Don Johnson

88. First Family (1980)

R | 97 min | Comedy

4.0
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Bob Newhart stars as President Manfred Link in this zany, wonderfully cast comedy from veteran funnyman Buck Henry (Heaven Can Wait, The Graduate).

Writer: Buck Henry | Director: Buck Henry | Stars: Bob Newhart, Gilda Radner, Madeline Kahn, Richard Benjamin

89. Semi-Tough (1980– )

30 min | Comedy

6.1
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Stars: David Hasselhoff, Bruce McGill, Markie Post, Bubba Smith

90. All God's Children (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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Writer: William Blinn | Director: Jerry Thorpe | Stars: Richard Widmark, Ned Beatty, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee

91. Semi-Tough (1980– )
Episode: One Bad Apple (1980)

30 min | Comedy

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Writers: Howard Gewirtz, Ian Praiser | Director: John Tracy | Stars: Didi Conn, David Hasselhoff, James MacKrell, Bruce McGill

92. Semi-Tough (1980– )
Episode: That Catch (1980)

30 min | Comedy

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Writer: Rich Reinhart | Director: Dick Martin | Stars: David Hasselhoff, Jim MacGeorge, James MacKrell, Bruce McGill

93. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.7
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The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan and Jennifer Hart.

Creator: Sidney Sheldon | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Lee Wilkof

94. Who's on Call? (1979– )

Comedy

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Stars: Frank Corsentino, Matt Landers, James MacKrell, David Ruprecht

95. Dallas (1978–1991)

60 min | Drama

6.9
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The soapy, backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate J.R. Ewing and his family.

Creator: David Jacobs | Stars: Larry Hagman, Ken Kercheval, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray

96. Taxi (1978–1983)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Stan Daniels, David Davis, Ed. Weinberger | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner

97. Richie Brockelman, Private Eye (1978– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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A private detective in his early twenties uses his youthful looks to an advantage in his work.

Stars: Dennis Dugan, Robert Hogan, Barbara Bosson, John Randolph

98. Quiz Kids (1978– )

30 min | Family, Game-Show

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Star: James MacKrell

100. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: It Isn't Easy Being a Teenage Millionaire (1978)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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14-year-old wins the lottery and thinks all her problems are over. But she quickly learns that her real problems are just beginning.

Writer: Jim Inman | Director: Richard C. Bennett | Stars: Victoria Paige Meyerink, Karen Hurley, Bob Hastings, Lauri Hendler