Highest Rated TV Series Released 1988-01-01 to 1988-12-31


1. Mahabharat (1988–1990)

45 min | Drama, Romance, War

9.4
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The epic story of the family feud between the noble Pandava princes and their scheming cousins, the Kaurava kings.

Stars: Harish Bhimani, Mukesh Khanna, Nitish Bharadwaj, Puneet Issar

Votes: 4,066

2. Loft story (1988– )

26 min | Comedy

9.3
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Stars: Jean-Claude Brialy, Philippe Clay, Bernard Haller, Paul Préboist

Votes: 9

3. Neizchezvashtite (1988– )

346 min | Drama

9.2
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Stars: Elzhana Popova, Atanass Atanassov, Petar Slabakov, Ani Petrova

Votes: 19

4. Ginga eiyû densetsu (1988– )

25 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

9.1
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Various people, especially two rising commanders, cope with a massive continual space conflict between two interstellar nations.

Stars: Shô Hayami, Tesshô Genda, Jôji Nakata, Ryûsei Nakao

Votes: 1,074

5. Keek op de week (1988– )

Comedy

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Stars: Wim De Bie, Kees van Kooten

Votes: 7

6. You Rang, M'Lord? (1988–1993)

50 min | Comedy

8.9
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Adventures and misadventures of Lord Meldrum, his family and their servants. Set in 1920's.

Stars: Paul Shane, Jeffrey Holland, Su Pollard, Donald Hewlett

Votes: 2,229

7. Game, Set, and Match (1988– )

60 min | Drama

8.9
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Bernard Samson is a spy in the employ of SIS, London Central.

Stars: Ian Holm, Michael Culver, Michael Degen, Anthony Bate

Votes: 154

8. Bharat Ek Khoj (1988– )

History

8.9
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The 5000-year history of India from its beginnings to independence in 1947.

Stars: Piyush Mishra, Irrfan Khan, Alok Nath, Surekha Sikri

Votes: 417

9. The Secret Life of Machines (1988–1993)

25 min | Documentary, History

8.9
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Tim Hunkin explains the inner workings of those machines that we all take for granted... in his own unique way.

Stars: Tim Hunkin, Rex Garrod, Frances Kay, Meg Amsden

Votes: 136

10. Sunday Night (1988–1990)

60 min | Music

8.9
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Stars: Edd Hall, Jools Holland, David Sanborn, Nana Vasconcelos

Votes: 34

11. Encadenados (1988– )

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Stars: Leonardo Daniel, Miguel Ángel Ferriz, Raquel Olmedo, Marcela de Galina

Votes: 11

12. Niña bonita (1988– )

60 min

8.9
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Stars: Ruddy Rodríguez, Luis José Santander, Luis Aular, Ernesto Balzi

Votes: 9

13. Cetrdeset osma - Zavera i izdaja (1988– )

99 min | Drama

8.9
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This masterpiece of Television Belgrade and directors Save Mrmak, this mini television series describes historical events, situations and people that were going around and after the ... See full summary »

Stars: Marko Todorovic, Petar Banicevic, Miodrag Radovanovic, Ivan Sebalj

Votes: 15

14. Djekna jos nije umrla, a ka' ce ne znamo (1988– )

55 min | Comedy, Family

8.8
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The comic adventures of a Montenegrin family that live in an isolated village high in the mountains, eternally waiting for their son to come back from his studies in Munich.

Stars: Drago Malovic, Ljiljana Kontic, Ljiljana Krstic, Veljko Mandic

Votes: 366

15. Almost Grown (1988–1989)

60 min | Drama

8.8
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In some ways, Norman and Suzie are a very typical American couple. After meeting in high school, dating all through school and college, getting married and having two children, they decided... See full summary »

Stars: Tim Daly, Eve Gordon, Rita Taggart, Michael Alldredge

Votes: 37

16. Encyclopedia (1988– )

Family

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Encyclopedia is a television series created by the HBO Network and the for-profit branch of the Children's Television Workshop (CTW), Distinguished Productions. The series premiered on the ... See full summary »

Stars: Ethyl Eichelberger, Jim Fyfe, Alyson Palmer, Faith Prince

Votes: 56

17. Nana (1988)

150 min | Comedy, Family

8.8
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A Danish show based on the humours events in Nana and her dads life.

Stars: Barbara Topsøe-Rothenborg, Jesper Christensen, Katrine Jensenius, Marie Andersen

Votes: 292

18. Round the Bend! (1988– )

30 min

8.8
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Stars: Nigel Plaskitt, Kaefan Shaw, Anthony Asbury, Richard Coombs

Votes: 68

19. Turn on to T-Bag (1988)

20 min | Fantasy

8.8
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T.Bag has moved into the back of an old television set and intends to take over the airwaves with High-TV and put all the viewers under her spell. Professor Sparkes and presenter Holly mean... See full summary »

Stars: Elizabeth Estensen, John Hasler, Diana Barrand, Ken Jones

Votes: 8

20. Sueño contigo (1988– )

Comedy, Family, Romance

8.8
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Stars: Miguel de León, Maria Elena Heredia

Votes: 6

21. Greenclaws (1988– )

15 min | Family

8.7
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Stars: Nick Mercer, Stella Goodier

Votes: 52

22. Kakaji Kahin (1988– )

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Stars: Om Puri, Akhil Mishra

Votes: 19

23. Tvrdokorni (1988– )

Biography, Drama

8.7
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Stars: Goce Vlahov, Djokica Lukarevski, Ance Dzambazova, Slavica Zafirovska

Votes: 17

24. Floyd on Britain & Ireland (1988– )

30 min | Documentary

8.7
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Stars: Keith Floyd, Gary Rhodes, Myrtle Allen

Votes: 6

25. Broertjes (1988– )

15 min | Comedy

8.7
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Stars: Frank Groothof, René Groothof, Marnix Kappers

Votes: 13

26. Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988–1999)

TV-14 | 92 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.6
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In the not-too-distant future, a man and his robots are trapped aboard the Satellite of Love, where mad scientists force them to sit through the worst movies ever made.

Stars: Joel Hodgson, Michael J. Nelson, Trace Beaulieu, Kevin Murphy

Votes: 19,721

27. Dome, slatki dome (1988– )

34 min | Comedy

8.6
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Stars: Branko Vidakovic, Vojka Cordic, Dragan Petrovic-Pele, Vesna Stanojevic

Votes: 46

28. Vale Tudo (1988– )

50 min

8.6
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Fátima Accioly is a young, callous woman who wants to be rich and successful at any price. After selling her family's house in the country, she heads to Rio and gets to know dress man César... See full summary »

Stars: Regina Duarte, Antônio Fagundes, Glória Pires, Cássio Gabus Mendes

Votes: 203

29. City Hunter 2 (1988–1989)

24 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

8.6
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Stars: Akira Kamiya, Shingo Kanemoto

Votes: 91

30. Param Veer Chakra (1988– )

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Stars: Tom Alter, Sameer Arya, Brando Bakshi, Mamta Deshmukh

Votes: 46

31. TV Pirata (1988–1992)

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Stars: Débora Bloch, Louise Cardoso, Regina Casé, Luiz Fernando Guimarães

Votes: 137

32. Bohubrihi (1988– )

Comedy, Drama, Family

8.6
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A TV adaptation of the famous novel with the same name by Humayun Ahmed.

Stars: Abul Hayat, Lutfun Nahar Lota, Aly Zaker, Asaduzzaman Noor

Votes: 22

33. Mera spored mera (1988– )

640 min | Drama

8.6
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Early 20th c. This is an era of seething passions, aspirations for freedom and national self-identification. Uprising are incited, blood is shed. The picture features national leaders who ... See full summary »

Stars: Rousy Chanev, Grigor Vachkov, Stefan Mavrodiyev, Bogdan Glishev

Votes: 67

34. Zagrljaj (1988– )

Drama

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Stars: Rade Serbedzija, Mustafa Nadarevic, Zijah Sokolovic, Zdenka Anusic

Votes: 23

35. Fauji (1988)

Action, Drama

8.5
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A Highly popular TV Series about a batch of trainees into a commando school, their training and eventual induction as soldiers.

Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Rakesh Sharma, Vikram Chopra, Vishwajeet Pradhan

Votes: 2,516

36. Yo no creo en los hombres (1988–1991)

8.5
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Stars: Gabriela Roel, Alfredo Adame, Rafael Rojas, Saby Kamalich

Votes: 6

37. The Street (1988– )

30 min | Drama

8.5
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Ground-breaking cinema verite police drama in which two sets of partners drive the Newark graveyard shift, encountering an ever-shifting landscape of characters while musing on the ... See full summary »

Stars: Stephen Chen, Patrick Garner, Tony LaFortezza, Marc Baron

Votes: 27

38. This Is David Lander (1988– )

30 min | Comedy

8.5
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Stars: Stephen Fry, Mark Arden, Frances Barber, Alun Armstrong

Votes: 41

39. Robin et Stella (1988–1992)

30 min | Family

8.5
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Stars: Lorraine Auger, Markita Boies, Marie Charlebois, Carole Chatel

Votes: 36

40. Alba marina (1988– )

60 min

8.5
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Stars: Daniel Alvarado, René Farrait, Maria Elena Heredia, Diana Juda

Votes: 8

41. Red Dwarf (1988– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.4
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf.

Stars: Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn

Votes: 27,143

42. American Experience (1988– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.4
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.

Stars: David McCullough, David Ogden Stiers, Michael Murphy, Oliver Platt

Votes: 1,057

43. The Fear (1988– )

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: Iain Glen, Susannah Harker, Jesse Birdsall, Anthony Valentine

Votes: 47

44. Inside the NBA (1988– )

30 min | Sport

8.4
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Join Ernie, Kenny, Shaq and Charles as they talk about what's happening inside the NBA.

Stars: Charles Barkley, Shaquille O'Neal, Ernie Johnson, Craig Sager

Votes: 317

45. Colin's Sandwich (1988–1989)

30 min | Comedy

8.4
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Struggling writer Colin has the unenviable daytime job of listening to the complaints of the public using British Railways.

Stars: Mel Smith, Louisa Rix, Tony Haase, Andrew Robertson

Votes: 75

46. Carte Blanche (1988– )

News

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Stars: Derek Watts, Devi Sankaree Govender, Bongani Bingwa, Ruda Landman

Votes: 14

47. Lutkomendija (1988– )

22 min | Animation

8.4
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A puppet show involving many animal and non-animal characters who live both in and around typical Vojvodinian farm yard.

Stars: Tereza Cambor, Jovan Caran, Vojislav Cinkocki, Emina Crnjanin

Votes: 14

48. Beach Boys: Endless Summer (1988– )

8.4
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Stars: Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, Mike Love, Brian Wilson

Votes: 14

49. The D Generation Goes Commercial (1988– )

46 min | Comedy

8.4
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Stars: Santo Cilauro, Marg Downey, Michael Veitch, Rob Sitch

Votes: 20

50. Tato Diet (1988– )

Comedy

8.4
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Star: Tato Bores

Votes: 10