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1. After the Fair: The Legacy of the 1964-65 New York World's Fair (2014)

102 min | Documentary, History

9.4
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A loving trip back to the 1964-65 New York World's fair, followed by a fun look at how the fair is still with us today in pop culture, technology, and cultural understanding. influenced by it today.

Director: Ryan Ritchey | Stars: Trey Callaway, Bill Cotter, Roland F. Crump, Jon Favreau

Votes: 5

2. Notes from the Underbelly (2007–2008)
Episode: Julie and Eric's Baby (2007)

23 min | Comedy, Romance

9.3
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Julie's water breaks whilst she is out shopping. With Eric away on business, Julie asks Andrew and Lauren to be present at the birth. Meanwhile, Danny takes over Andrew & Lauren's holiday ... See full summary »

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Jennifer Westfeldt, Peter Cambor, Michael Weaver, Rachael Harris

Votes: 7

3. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Kerplunk (2009)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

9.0
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One-half of Vivian and Lily's old rival synchronized swimming team is eaten by a shark during a show, which provides Vivian and Lily with an opportunity to revive their career.

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 419

4. Maximum Bob (1998– )
Episode: Pilot (1998)

Comedy, Drama

9.0
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Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Beau Bridges, Liz Vassey, Sam Robards, Kiersten Warren

Votes: 14

5. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Comfort Food (2008)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.9
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Chuck doesn't tell Ned that she kept her father alive after Ned brought him back, and Dwight Dixon dies because of it. Meanwhile, Ned and Olive are left to solve the murder of one of the contestants at a bake-off.

Director: Peter Lauer | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 391

6. Notes from the Underbelly (2007–2008)
Episode: Million Dollar Baby (2007)

22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.9
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Now the pregnancy is a fact, Andrew frantically plans savings to put their kid trough college even if it's a genius requiring special schooling. Alas the idea of Lauren not returning to ... See full summary »

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Jennifer Westfeldt, Peter Cambor, Michael Weaver, Rachael Harris

Votes: 7

7. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Bad Habits (2008)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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Ned, Chuck, and Emerson go to Olive's nunnery to solve a murder. However, Olive is nervous that she will reveal to Chuck the secret identity of her real mother.

Director: Peter O'Fallon | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 420

8. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Oh Oh Oh... It's Magic (2008)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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The team investigates the disappearance of the magician who took Ned's two half-brothers under his wing. Dwight Dixon comes to Lily and Vivian searching for a pocketwatch, and Chuck tries to get Lily to confess that she's her mother.

Director: Adam Kane | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 377

9. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Pie-lette (2007)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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Ned uses his unique powers to bring his childhood crush, Chuck, back to life and solve her murder. But he is also forced to keep his distance from her, because if he touches her, she will be dead forever.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 891

10. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Carnivorous Carnival: Part One (2018)

TV-PG | 46 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.8
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Come one, come all to the creepiest circus the world has ever seen, a place where puzzling mysteries - and a familiar face - await.

Director: Loni Peristere | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 350

11. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: The Norwegians (2008)

TV-PG | 41 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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While Ned and Chuck try to locate the whereabouts of Chuck's father, Vivian hires a crack team of Norwegian investigators to help find Dwight Dixon.

Director: Tricia Brock | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 373

12. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Window Dressed to Kill (2009)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.7
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Ned refuses to help Chuck and Emerson solve the murder of a department store window display artist, and is forced to pose as Olive's fiancé when Olive's childhood "kidnappers" arrive after they escape from prison.

Director: Julie Anne Robinson | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 330

13. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Dim Sum Lose Some (2008)

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

8.6
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While the gang investigates a murder at the Dim Sum restaurant below Emerson's office, a woman from Emerson's past reenters his life. Meanwhile, Olive and Chuck discover that Ned has twin half-brothers.

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 401

14. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Frescorts (2008)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.6
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Emerson's mom comes to town just in time to help the team investigate the murder of an employee at a professional friendship service business. Chuck and Olive move in together after Olive comes back, but how long will it last?

Director: Peter Lauer | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 408

15. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Miserable Mill: Part Two (2017)

TV-PG | 47 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Klaus continues acting strangely following his optometry appointment, leading the Baudelaires to discover the dark truth behind the Lucky Smells Lumbermill.

Director: Bo Welch | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 1,266

16. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Water & Power (2009)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.6
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The death of the man who runs the local dam puts Emerson on a trail that leads back to his ex, and perhaps his long-lost daughter.

Director: Dean White | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 298

17. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Bitter Sweets (2007)

TV-PG | 55 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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The owners of a new candy store hope to put The Pie Hole out of business. And when one of the store's owners turns up dead, Ned is wrongfully charged with murder.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 489

18. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Bzzzzzzzzz! (2008)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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The gang tries to solve a murder of a woman who works for a company that makes beauty products from honey.

Director: Adam Kane | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 500

19. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Corpsicle (2007)

TV-PG | 55 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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Ned tries to make amends with Chuck after his confession, and Emerson finds a corpse in ice.

Director: Brian Dannelly | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 495

20. Fantasy Island (1998–1999)
Episode: Dreams (1998)

Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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A stressed stockbroker wants a vacation that combines business with pleasure; a brainy teen wishes he were more like his football-hero classmate.

Director: Perry Lang | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Mädchen Amick, Edward Hibbert, Louis Lombardi

Votes: 10

21. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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A pie-maker, with the power to bring dead people back to life, solves murder mysteries with his alive-again childhood sweetheart, a cynical private investigator, and a lovesick waitress.

Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 49,488

22. Maximum Bob (1998– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A "Twin Peaks"-like series. "Maximum Bob" is an ultra right-wing conservative judge in Florida who has a psychic ex-marine show mermaid for a wife. The sheriff is a widower who ballroom ... See full summary »

Stars: Beau Bridges, Liz Vassey, Sam Robards, Kiersten Warren

Votes: 216

23. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Circus, Circus (2008)

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

8.4
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The Pie Maker and his friends solve a mystery in the most unlikeliest of places: the circus.

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 420

24. Notes from the Underbelly (2007–2008)
Episode: Pilot (2007)

22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.4
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The story of an expectant couple and their friends.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Jennifer Westfeldt, Peter Cambor, Michael Weaver, Rachael Harris

Votes: 32

25. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Robbing Hood (2008)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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The detectives connect the death of a millionaire to a modern day Robin Hood, while also trying to figure out what Dwight is really up to.

Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 339

26. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: The Legend of Merle McQuoddy (2008)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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Emerson and Olive investigate the murder of an infamous lighthouse keeper's wife, while Chuck's father schemes to keep Ned and Chuck separated forever.

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 370

27. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 9,451

28. In Our Water (1982)

60 min | Documentary

8.3
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A New Jersey family discovers their drinking water is contaminated with deadly poisons from a nearby landfill.

Director: Meg Switzgable | Stars: Frank Kaler, Rita Kaler, Tim Sigle

Votes: 10

29. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Girth (2007)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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In this Halloween episode, Emerson and Olive track down a "ghost" who's been killing the jockeys at the old race arena where Olive used to race as a former jockey herself. With help from Ned and Chuck, they try to solve the big mystery.

Director: Peter O'Fallon | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 511

30. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Men in Black (1997)

Documentary, Short

8.3
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Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Linda Fiorentino, Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith

Votes: 10

31. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Pigeon (2007)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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Emerson, Ned and Chuck are on a case of stolen jewelry goods, and solving a murder/suicide case, as well as finding out about a missing prisoner.

Director: Adam Kane | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 554

32. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: The Fun in Funeral (2007)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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Emerson asks Ned to bring the funeral director he killed back to life, knowing that it will expose the secret about why Chuck is still alive. Olive also learns about Ned and Chuck's secret while delivering a pie to Chuck's aunts.

Director: Paul A. Edwards | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 587

33. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Miserable Mill: Part One (2017)

TV-PG | 44 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The orphans are shipped off to work in a miserable mill with a distant relative who has a complicated name and pays his employees with sandwich tokens.

Director: Bo Welch | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 1,259

34. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Reptile Room: Part One (2017)

TV-PG | 48 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.3
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After finally escaping Count Olaf's clutches the Baudelaires are sent to live with their kind Uncle. All their troubles seem to be over until an unexpected guest arrives.

Director: Mark Palansky | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 1,468

35. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Reptile Room: Part Two (2017)

TV-PG | 43 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The Baudelaires are in a compromising position when Uncle Monty is discovered dead in the Reptile Room.

Director: Mark Palansky | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 1,368

36. Kevin Pollak's Chat Show (2009– )

Talk-Show

8.2
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Kevin Pollak's Chat Show - Season 2

Stars: Kevin Pollak, Samm Levine, Paget Brewster, Jason Antoon

Votes: 328

37. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Dummy (2007)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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The team investigates an unusual car manufacturer after a murder victim claims that he was killed by a crash test dummy.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 654

38. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Smell of Success (2007)

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

8.2
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A woman dies in a scratch-and-sniff book explosion. Was the scientist who wrote the book the target of the explosion, or was this part of an intentional publicity stunt gone horribly wrong?

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 496

39. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Vile Village: Part Two (2018)

TV-PG | 41 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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The orphans find themselves under. suspicion in the wake of a devastating murder. But time behind bars leads to an important realization.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 385

40. Secret Agent Man (2000– )
Episode: Uncle S.A.M. (2000)

44 min | Action, Thriller

8.2
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Director: Andy Wolk | Stars: Costas Mandylor, Dina Meyer, Dondre Whitfield, Jennifer Lin

Votes: 6

41. Play or Be Played (2008 TV Movie)

Drama, Thriller

8.1
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A look at the personal and professional lives of the cutthroat attorneys at a prestigious New York City law firm.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Quinton Aaron, Joshua Bachove, Jordan Baker, Elizabeth Bogush

Votes: 15

42. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
Episode: Bitches (2007)

TV-PG | 41 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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When a dog breeder is poisoned to death, suspicion falls upon his four wives as well as a businessman who was planning to market his new breed of dog.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride, Jim Dale

Votes: 518

43. Notes from the Underbelly (2007–2008)
Episode: Keeping Up Appearances (2007)

21 min | Comedy, Romance

8.1
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Lauren doesn't want to tell about her pregnancy at work, but tells anyway. She takes on more work because she wants to prove she needs no special treatment. But she suffers from forgetfulness and drowsiness, so things become difficult.

Director: James Frawley | Stars: Jennifer Westfeldt, Peter Cambor, Michael Weaver, Rachael Harris

Votes: 8

44. Fantasy Island (1998–1999)
Episode: Secret Self (1998)

Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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A woman who loves giving advice is made the host of a talk show---where her own dirty laundry is made public. Meanwhile, a businessman wants to become ruthless.

Director: Stephen Cragg | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Mädchen Amick, Edward Hibbert, Louis Lombardi

Votes: 8

45. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Austere Academy: Part One (2018)

TV-PG | 46 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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The Baudelaires begin life at boarding school and meet a pair of mysterious siblings whose tragic lives sound eerily similar to their own.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 594

46. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Austere Academy: Part Two (2018)

TV-PG | 52 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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While the Quagmires keep up the search, the Baudelaires struggle to balance their studies with a punishing workout schedule courtesy of Count Olaf.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 509

47. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017– )
Episode: The Bad Beginning: Part Two (2017)

TV-PG | 64 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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The Baudelaire orphans try and escape the grasp of the evil Count Olaf.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes

Votes: 1,627

48. The Tick (2001–2002)
Episode: The Big Leagues (2001)

23 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.1
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The Tick and Arthur are recruited by the League of Superheroes.

Director: Bo Welch | Stars: Patrick Warburton, David Burke, Liz Vassey, Nestor Carbonell

Votes: 92

49. The Tick (2001–2002)
Episode: The Funeral (2001)

22 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.1
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The amazing Immortal arrives, but doesn't live up to his name.

Director: Andrew Tsao | Stars: Patrick Warburton, David Burke, Liz Vassey, Nestor Carbonell

Votes: 107

50. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Men in Black II (2002)

Documentary, Short

8.0
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Stars: Lara Flynn Boyle, Tommy Lee Jones, Johnny Knoxville, Will Smith

Votes: 9