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1. Father Murphy (1981–1983)
Episode: The Rockets' Red Glare (1983)

G | 60 min | Drama, Family, Western

9.4
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Garrett ruins Gold Hill's benefit Fourth of July show by stealing all the fireworks from Murphy'''''''s barn. He puts them in his saloon safe. A comical old safe cracker, an escaped convict... See full summary »

Stars: Merlin Olsen, Katherine Cannon, Timothy Gibbs, Moses Gunn

Votes: 5

2. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: Blizzard (1977)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

9.2
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Kind Miss Beadle dismisses her students early on Christmas Eve as soft snow flurries begin to fly, unaware that the children will soon be caught walking home in a deadly, howling blizzard.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Gilbert, Melissa Sue Anderson

Votes: 185

3. Father Murphy (1981–1983)
Episode: The Parable of Amanda (1982)

G | Drama, Family, Western

9.0
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A woman (Amanda) involved with bank extortion, is in a stage coach accident along with a number of other people, including a nun who was on her way to Gold Hill. All of the people on the ... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Merlin Olsen, Katherine Cannon, Timothy Gibbs, Moses Gunn

Votes: 5

4. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: Little Girl Lost (1976)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.9
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A broken-down drunk trying to forget his past may be little Carrie Ingalls's only hope of rescue after she falls into a deep hole while chasing a butterfly.

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Gilbert, Melissa Sue Anderson

Votes: 148

5. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Dust Child (1984)

TV-G | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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A former Vietnam vet learns that he has a half-American/half-Vietnamese daughter and brings her to the States to live with his family, but Jonathan and Mark must intervene when the racial ... See full summary »

Director: Victor French | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, James Whitmore Jr., Jenny Sullivan

Votes: 73

6. Match Point (1989 TV Movie)

Family

8.7
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Add a Plot

Stars: Brian Krause, Renée O'Connor, Evan Richards, Michael Waltman

Votes: 15

7. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: He Was Only Twelve: Part 1 (1982)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.7
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During a trip to Sleepy Eye, James and Albert walk into a bank robbery staged by a nefarious gang. James is critically wounded, and the doctor tells Charles that James is expected to die. A... See full summary »

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Gilbert, Rachel Lindsay Greenbush

Votes: 121

8. Father Murphy (1981–1983)
Episode: In God's Arms (1982)

G | Drama, Family, Western

8.6
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Father Parker discovers a sick boy on the trail, and sees it as a sign he was to help him. But the boy dies before Fr. Parker can get him to a doctor. This, along with the feeling that he ... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Merlin Olsen, Katherine Cannon, Timothy Gibbs, Moses Gunn

Votes: 5

9. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Hotel of Dreams (1984)

TV-G | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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Barry Rudd, an aimless young man dubbed Rudd the Dud, is given a hotel to manage by his wealthy father. Jonathan and Mark are on hand as bellhops and when not assisting Barry contend with a tyrannical boss, a bratty kid and a snooty guest.

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Julie Carmen, Judith-Marie Bergan

Votes: 61

10. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: Love (1982)

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

8.5
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Mr. Edwards falls for a friend of Laura's, but their age difference causes a problem.

Director: Victor Lobl | Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Dean Butler, Katherine MacGregor, Richard Bull

Votes: 123

11. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Normal People (1987)

Not Rated | 46 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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Jonathan and Mark next assignment takes them to a halfway house for people who were confined to mental facilities and were released because they're deemed no longer a danger to society but ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Jeb Stuart Adams, K Callan

Votes: 37

12. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: The Secret (1985)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.5
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Mark is the only one who can help when his friend's fifteen-year-old adopted daughter tries to find her biological mother and the unexpected uncovered truth threatens to tear the family apart completely.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Leslie Bega, Shannen Doherty

Votes: 41

13. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: Welcome to Olesonville (1982)

TV-G | 49 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.5
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Harriet finds some old Walnut Grove bonds under a loose step when they are fixing up Mr. Hansen's old house. She says she won't cash them in but only if they do her this little favor of ... See full summary »

Director: Maury Dexter | Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Dean Butler, Katherine MacGregor, Richard Bull

Votes: 110

14. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Close Encounters of the Heavenly Kind (1986)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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Jonathan and Mark emerge from a meteor crater to offer extraterrestrial encouragement to Adam, a young, bullied orphan whose eccentric grandfather is in danger of losing him to a heartless social worker.

Director: Victor French | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Louise Latham, Harold J. Stone

Votes: 39

15. Father Murphy (1981–1983)
Episode: Establish Thou the Works of Our Hands (1981)

G | Drama, Family, Western

8.4
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Moses decides to take on a hate filled youth. The youth starts to change for the better, until a dreadful accident on a freight run.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Merlin Olsen, Moses Gunn, Timothy Gibbs, Katherine Cannon

Votes: 8

16. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)
Episode: He Was Only Twelve: Part 2 (1982)

TV-PG | 49 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.4
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James continues to linger in a coma, weeks after being shot during a bank robbery in Sleepy Eye. Charles refuses to believe his son is virtually dead and, as the weeks pass, becomes ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Gilbert, Rachel Lindsay Greenbush

Votes: 146

17. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: The Squeaky Wheel (1989)

TV-PG | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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A former war vet lost His legs in the war. He later on realizes that even though He's handicapped, He still has a lot to offer.

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Deborah Benson, Robert David Hall

Votes: 18

18. Boone (1983–1984)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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In 1953, Boone Sawyer dreams of becoming a country music star, but his father has other ideas for his future.

Stars: Thomas Byrd, Greg Webb, Elizabeth Huddle Nyberg, Katherine Moffat

Votes: 27

19. The Waltons (1971–1981)
Episode: The Cloudburst (1976)

TV-G | 49 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.3
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A mining company comes to town and wants to buy land. They make it sound helpful to the community and John-Boy and the Godseys sell their land. John-Boy finds out the truth and tells the neighbors not to sell their land.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Richard Thomas, Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Ellen Corby

Votes: 40

20. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Why Punish the Children? (1987)

TV-PG | 45 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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Jonathan and Mark's latest assignment has them going to a women's prison. It seems that the inmates are not allowed any physical contact with their children. Jonathan thinks that policy ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Kimberly Bailey, Winifred Freedman

Votes: 27

21. The Secret of Lost Creek (1992– )

60 min | Adventure, Family, Romance

8.1
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Two brothers live an exciting vacation in a mountain town.

Stars: Shannen Doherty, Scott Bremner, Jody Montana, Florence Healey French

Votes: 43

22. The Littlest Hobo (1979–1985)

Adventure, Drama, Family

8.0
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The wandering adventures of an intelligent german shepherd dog.

Stars: London, Allan Royal, Harvey Atkin, Ted Follows

Votes: 877

23. The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977–1978)
Episode: Blood Brothers (1977)

48 min | Adventure, Family, Western

8.0
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Adams recalls the tale of how he met Nakoma when he was a new "Greenhorn" to the ways of the wilderness. How Nakoma helped him learn survival and also the tribal ceremony that bonded their friendship as Blood Brothers.

Director: Jack Hively | Stars: Dan Haggerty, Denver Pyle, Bozo the Bear, John Bishop

Votes: 20

24. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)
Episode: Gangs (1988)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

8.0
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On leave from the army, a 19-year-old returns home to find his kid brother the leader of a gang. A gang he once led.

Director: Jesús Salvador Treviño | Stars: David Labiosa, Gabriel Gonzales, Raymond Cruz, Panchito Gómez

Votes: 12

25. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)
Episode: What If I'm Gay? (1987)

45 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.8
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The popular and macho captain of the high-school soccer team is forced to confront his homosexuality, after his buddies discover a male-pornography magazine in his bedroom.

Director: Jeffrey D. Brown | Stars: Richard Joseph Paul, Evan Handler, Manfred Melcher, Gabrielle Carteris

Votes: 77

26. The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977–1978)

60 min | Adventure, Family, Western

7.7
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An innocent fugitive from the law lives in the wilderness with a grizzly bear companion and helps passers-by in the forest.

Stars: Dan Haggerty, Denver Pyle, Bozo the Bear, Don Shanks

Votes: 1,056

27. The Littlest Hobo (1979–1985)
Episode: Guardian Angel (1980)

Adventure, Drama, Family

7.7
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A baby girl is abandoned on the steps of a church and the Hobo takes it upon himself to keep her from harm.

Director: Stan Olsen | Stars: London, Nehemiah Persoff, Jacquie Presly, Henry Beckman

Votes: 9

28. Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)
Episode: Murder in the Afternoon (1985)

TV-PG | 47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Jessica's niece, an actress in a daytime drama, becomes a suspect when the head writer for the show is murdered.

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: Angela Lansbury, William Atherton, Paul Burke, Nicholas Hammond

Votes: 179

29. The Waltons (1971–1981)

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

7.6
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The life and trials of a 1930s and 1940s Virginia mountain family through financial depression and World War II.

Stars: Jon Walmsley, Mary Beth McDonough, Eric Scott, Judy Norton

Votes: 4,599

30. The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977–1978)
Episode: A Bear's Life (1977)

48 min | Adventure, Family, Western

7.6
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A torrential rainstorm traps Adams and friends in his cabin overnight. The next day comes and it's time to repair it, but Ben the Grizzly has wandered off for the day.

Director: Jack Hively | Stars: Dan Haggerty, Denver Pyle, Bozo the Bear, Elaine Daniels

Votes: 12

31. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)
Episode: Color Jennifer Dead (1980)

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

7.6
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The man who was painting Jennifer's portrait dies, supposedly while driving drunk, but the Harts don't believe the official explanation.

Director: Alex March | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Leonard Frey

Votes: 64

32. Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)
Episode: Death Takes a Curtain Call (1984)

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

7.6
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Two Soviet ballet dancers on tour in the States are wanted following the murder of a man backstage during their debut performance.

Director: Allen Reisner | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Claude Akins, Kerry Armstrong, Tom Bosley

Votes: 211

33. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: She Drinks a Little (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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16-year-old girl is in denial about her mother's drinking problem and refuses to join Ala-Teen.

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: Amanda Wyss, Bonnie Bartlett, Elliot Jaffe, Peg Stewart

Votes: 10

34. Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.4
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The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in the nineteenth century American Midwest.

Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Rachel Lindsay Greenbush

Votes: 13,869

35. Here's Boomer (1980–1982)

30 min | Adventure, Drama

7.3
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The adventures of Boomer, a stray dog who travels the country helping those in trouble.

Stars: Johnny the Dog, Doris Roberts, John Reilly, Raymond Singer

Votes: 97

36. Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored (1995)

PG | 115 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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A narrator tells the story of his childhood years in a tightly knit Afro-American community in the deep south under racial segregation.

Director: Tim Reid | Stars: Al Freeman Jr., Phylicia Rashad, Leon, Paula Kelly

Votes: 439 | Gross: $3.38M

37. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)

Drama, Family, Romance

7.1
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CBS late afternoon specials designed for middle school and high school students, dramatizing issues affecting teenagers.

Stars: Monica Calhoun, Tammy Lauren, Nick Angotti, Beau Dremann

Votes: 180

38. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: A Matter of Time (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Teen Lisl Gilbert (Karlene Crockett) finds inner strength when she learns her mother (Rosemary Forsyth) is dying of cancer.

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: Karlene Crockett, Rosemary Forsyth, Kate Zentall, Wayne Heffley

Votes: 16

39. CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984–1996)
Episode: A Matter of Conscience (1989)

Drama, Family, Romance

7.0
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Teenage boy is stunned when his Grandfather's Nazi past comes to light.

Director: John Rubinstein | Stars: Viveca Lindfors, Eli Wallach, Tom Aldredge, John M. Bennett

Votes: 7

40. Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)

TV-PG | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Professional writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher uses her intellect, charm, and persistence to get to the bottom of every crime she encounters.

Stars: Angela Lansbury, William Windom, Ron Masak, Louis Herthum

Votes: 15,114

41. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

Votes: 692

42. The Note (2007 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 88 min | Family

6.9
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After a tragic plane crash, a local journalist discovers a note that she believes was written by one of the passengers. She seeks the note's intended receiver, but the journey is more revealing of her own past.

Director: Douglas Barr | Stars: Genie Francis, Ted McGinley, Rick Roberts, Genelle Williams

Votes: 623

43. The Littlest Hobo (1979–1985)
Episode: Smoke (1979)

Adventure, Drama, Family

6.9
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A provisioner aggressively sells traps and poison to help locals deal with wildlife, driven into their communities by a forest fire. A toddler ingests some poisoned meat, so a Hobo-lead team set out to fly in the antidote in poor weather.

Director: Allan Eastman | Stars: London, Monte Markham, Kate Lynch, Gary Reineke

Votes: 15

44. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Episode: Tough Girl (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Streetwise teenager is sent to live in the suburbs with her father new family.

Director: Robert C. Thompson | Stars: Karin Argoud, Bibi Besch, Lin McCarthy, Kristina Sorenson

Votes: 16

45. The River Pirates (1988)

PG | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Family

6.8
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A timeless story of a boy's adventures growing up in a small Southern town, Yazoo City in the 1940s during World War II, roaming with his friends, playing practical jokes, and getting into trouble.

Director: Tom G. Robertson | Stars: Richard Farnsworth, Ryan Francis, Gennie James, Douglas Emerson

Votes: 109

46. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)

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

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

Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Lee Wilkof

Votes: 4,649

47. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)

Not Rated | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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A probationary angel, sent back to Earth, teams with an ex-cop to help people.

Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, James Troesh, Margie Impert

Votes: 3,533

48. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)

TV-G | 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: 5,323

49. Father Murphy (1981–1983)

Not Rated | 48 min | Drama, Family, Western

6.6
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John Murphy leads a struggle against a mining boss causing some children to be orphaned. Assuming responsibility, he poses as a priest to circumvent authorities. He and schoolteacher Mae ... See full summary »

Stars: Merlin Olsen, Katherine Cannon, Timothy Gibbs, Moses Gunn

Votes: 203

50. The Maldonado Miracle (2003 TV Movie)

PG | 99 min | Drama, Family

6.6
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In a small, dying town, the residents' faith is tested when a statue of Jesus seems to be shedding real tears of blood.

Director: Salma Hayek | Stars: Peter Fonda, Mare Winningham, Rubén Blades, Eddy Martin

Votes: 399



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