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1. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The Last One: Part 2 (2004)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

9.7
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Phoebe races Ross to the airport in a bid to stop Rachel from leaving for Paris. Monica and chandler pack up their apartment ahead of their move to their new house, and Joey buys Chandler a new chick and duck as a leaving present.

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 8,870

2. Revenge (2011–2015)
Episode: Execution (2014)

TV-PG | 41 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

9.5
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Nothing is off limits as Emily and Victoria are dead set on destroying each other. Lives will be lost and fates will be altered, but who will rise victorious?

Director: Kenneth Fink | Stars: Madeleine Stowe, Emily VanCamp, Gabriel Mann, Henry Czerny

Votes: 1,263

3. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Exits and Entrances (1979)

Drama, Family

9.5
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Kate's friend, a professional actress, pushes Buddy to replace an ingénue in her play. Annie accepts a part-time job selling disco lessons to fund a new bike she wants to buy.

Director: Gwen Arner | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 8

4. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The Last One (2004)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

9.5
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Erica gives birth to the baby that Monica and Chandler are adopting. However, there's one small added surprise. Meanwhile, Ross and Rachel sleep together one last time before Rachel leaves ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 5,362

5. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Raw (2005)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.4
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An investigation of a horrific school sniper attack leads the team to a particularly obnoxious Neo-Nazi group.

Director: Jonathan Kaplan | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Diane Neal

Votes: 897

6. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Thanksgiving (1979)

Drama, Family

9.4
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After James nearly starts a deadly fire, Doug must face his father's senility. Buddy encourages James to live with the family instead of going to a nursing home.

Director: Joanne Woodward | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 7

7. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: The Ties That Bind (1980)

Drama, Family

9.4
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Elaine resurfaces in Kate's life after being dumped by Fred for a younger woman. Meanwhile, Annie experiences abandonment issues, too.

Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 5

8. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: When the Bough Breaks (1980)

Drama, Family

9.4
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Kate's unplanned pregnancy is a source of conflict and embarrassment in the family. Buddy's friend Erica wants to lose her virginity and selects Willie as her partner.

Director: Gwen Arner | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 11

9. Feud (2017– )
Episode: And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963) (2017)

TV-MA | 45 min | Biography, Drama

9.3
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The fallout from the Oscar nominations leads to underhanded tactics from Joan, while Bette relishes the opportunity to break a record.

Director: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon, Judy Davis, Jackie Hoffman

Votes: 1,008

10. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Change of Heart (1977)

Drama, Family

9.3
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When Jeff introduces her to his new fiancée, Nancy realizes she still harbors deep feelings for him. T.J.'s interest in another girl sparks Buddy's jealousy.

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 6

11. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: An Apple for the Teacher (1979)

60 min | Drama, Family

9.2
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Just as she begins teaching, Kate's challenged by trouble-making student Phillip Ogden. Annie loses Buddy's lucky ring.

Director: Kim Friedman | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 8

12. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 2: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

9.2
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Jack and Sherry head to LA Coliseum to meet Peter Kingsley. Upon hearing evidence via the live audio feed, President Prescott aborts the air strike. David Palmer is reinstated as President, and speaks to the nation about the nuclear bomb.

Director: Jon Cassar | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Sarah Wynter, Elisha Cuthbert, Penny Johnson Jerald

Votes: 1,167

13. Angel (1999–2004)
Episode: Deep Down (2002)

TV-14 | 40 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

9.2
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As Fred and Gunn search for Angel, Wesley continues his affair with Lilah and conducts his own, more fruitful search.

Director: Terrence O'Hara | Stars: David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, J. August Richards, Amy Acker

Votes: 1,179

14. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Princess in the Tower (1978)

Drama, Family

9.1
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Trapped overnight in a high-rise condo with a young pregnant woman, Kate is forced to help when the stranger goes into labor.

Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 9

15. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: 'Tis the Season (1979)

Drama, Family

9.0
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Doug's quarrel with Willie almost leads to a heart attack. Buddy brings home school janitor Mr. Duffy for the holiday, much to Kate's chagrin.

Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 7

16. The West Wing (1999–2006)
Episode: 18th and Potomac (2001)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

9.0
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With hypothetical polling numbers showing them it will be political suicide, staffers prepare to announce the President's condition. As they do, a military crisis flares up in Haiti and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Berlinger | Stars: Rob Lowe, Dulé Hill, Allison Janney, Janel Moloney

Votes: 611

17. Feud (2017– )
Episode: Abandoned! (2017)

TV-MA | 46 min | Biography, Drama

9.0
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With production of Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte' underway, the feud intensifies; Bette reveals her vulnerabilities to Bob.

Director: Helen Hunt | Stars: Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon, Judy Davis, Jackie Hoffman

Votes: 766

18. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Fear of Shadows (1978)

Drama, Family

9.0
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A recurring nightmare of running over a small boy with her car haunts Kate. Meanwhile, Buddy takes in a pet raccoon.

Director: Georg Stanford Brown | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 12

19. Girlfriends (2000–2008)
Episode: In Too Deep (2006)

TV-PG | Comedy

9.0
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Director: Salim Akil | Stars: Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks, Persia White, Reginald C. Hayes

Votes: 5

20. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: The Athlete (1979)

Drama, Family

9.0
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Volunteering at the hospital, Buddy befriends a high school basketball player recuperating from a broken leg, unaware that he is being biopsied for cancer. Annie and rival Emmy Sheldon vie for class president.

Director: Kim Friedman | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 10

21. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: The Covenant (1978)

Drama, Family

9.0
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Medical crises abound in the family when James reveals to Doug that he must soon undergo exploratory surgery, and Nancy begins to miscarry Jeff's baby.

Director: James Sheldon | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 7

22. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: The Friend's Affair (1979)

Drama, Family

9.0
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Doug and Kate draw battle lines when Doug lies for a friend who's having an extramarital affair. Annie spies on a neighbor and believes he might have murdered his wife, as in the film Rear Window.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 9

23. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: We Love You, Miss Jessup (1977)

Drama, Family

9.0
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Buddy is fawning over her teacher Miss Jessup. When Kate goes to a PTA meeting one of the parents reveals that Miss Jessup is a lesbian and that she reportedly had an affair with a student.... See full summary »

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 11

24. Friends (1994–2004)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.9
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Follows the personal and professional lives of six twenty to thirty-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan.

Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 670,828

25. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Jack of Hearts (1980)

Drama, Family

8.9
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Just as Nancy and Buddy finally affect a closer sister relationship, Buddy develops a crush on her jogging partner Jack and later discovers that he and Nancy have been intimate.

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 8

26. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: The Deadly Past (1967)

TV-PG | 73 min | Western

8.9
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After receiving the third letter with his name on a list of people being killed, Trampas decides to learn who is after him. He meets a gunfighter who is on the list. Together they are trying to solve the mystery which involves his ex=wife.

Director: Abner Biberman | Stars: Charles Bickford, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager, Don Quine

Votes: 21

27. House (2004–2012)
Episode: The Mistake (2005)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Chaos ensues after Chase's negligence leads to the death of a female patient. Now, after an inquiry from the hospital board, and a subpoena from the patient's brother, it's up to Stacey to protect Chase's career, as well as House's.

Director: David Semel | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Votes: 2,014

28. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: And Baby Makes Three (1978)

60 min | Drama, Family

8.8
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After Nancy learns she's pregnant with Jeff's baby, the two consider remarriage, but Nancy isn't sure things will be any different the second time around.

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 9

29. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Best Friends (1977)

Drama, Family

8.8
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Buddy's relationship with T.J. complicates her friendship with Audrey. At her class reunion, Nancy becomes reacquainted with Brian Slater, the high school sweetheart she dumped for Jeff, but Brian's hiding a terrible secret.

Director: Robert Hartford-Davis | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 12

30. First Monday (2002– )
Episode: Crime and Punishment (2002)

Drama

8.8
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Stars: Joe Mantegna, James Garner, Charles Durning, Camille Saviola

Votes: 6

31. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Hard Times (1980)

Drama, Family

8.8
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Buddy's interference in the relationship of two close friends backfires. Nancy experiences difficulty juggling a career and being a good parent.

Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 9

32. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Labors of Love (1977)

Drama, Family

8.8
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Feeling neglected by T.J., Buddy attempts to make him jealous by exploiting the feelings of another classmate. Willie suspects his new job at an ad agency was earned because the boss finds him attractive.

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 8

33. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night III: Parts IV and V (2017)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama

8.8
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Part IV. 1992. The gay male and lesbian movements are merging closer and closer to being one cohesive and supportive family. The AIDS epidemic has devastated the gay male community, with ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Schlamme | Stars: Rachel Griffiths, Mary-Louise Parker, Guy Pearce, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 262

34. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: On the First Day of Christmas (1976)

60 min | Drama, Family

8.8
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Doug and his father are at odds when James introduces the family to his younger fiancée Constance, a woman with a lurid past. Jeff angers Nancy by insisting that Timmy accompany him on a Christmas cruise.

Director: Gerald S. O'Loughlin | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 11

35. This Is Us (2016– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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A heartwarming and emotional story about a unique set of triplets, their struggles, and their wonderful parents.

Stars: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz

Votes: 76,459

36. House (2004–2012)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery

8.7
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An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.

Stars: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

Votes: 374,459

37. The West Wing (1999–2006)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

8.7
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Inside the lives of staffers in the West Wing of the White House.

Stars: Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney, John Spencer

Votes: 55,855

38. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Counterpoint (1978)

Drama, Family

8.7
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Kate clashes with her elitist music professor who dismisses her as a bored housewife. Doug faces his own mortality when a colleague collapses from a sudden heart attack.

Director: Richard Kinon | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 10

39. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 2: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m. (2003)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.7
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Jack tries to escape from the Kingsley's men after being tortured. Lynn Kresge tries to warn President Palmer about VP Prescott. Regional Director Ryan Chappelle returns to CTU and exerts his authority. Kate tries to retrieve the stolen computer chip. President Palmer begins to suspect something is wrong when Prescott won't return his phone calls.

Director: James Whitmore Jr. | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Sarah Wynter, Carlos Bernard, Dennis Haysbert

Votes: 949

40. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 2: 4:00 a.m.-5:00 a.m. (2003)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.7
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After saving Kate from her attackers Jack heads to meet Alex Hewitt who may be the person who designed the computer chip. President Palmer's ability to the run the country is questioned when the Vice-President and members of the cabinet invoke the 25th Amendment.

Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Sarah Wynter, Elisha Cuthbert, Penny Johnson Jerald

Votes: 942

41. Greek (2007–2011)
Episode: Friend or Foe (2009)

TV-14 | 46 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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While Rusty and Dale continue to fight over their science project in various ways, Casey and Ashleigh preparing for the upcoming dance off between the houses.

Director: Michael Lange | Stars: Clark Duke, Scott Michael Foster, Spencer Grammer, Paul James

Votes: 63

42. Mod Squad (1968–1973)
Episode: Survival (1971)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.7
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After Julie picks up a blind hitchhiker, they have a flat tire and flag down a passing car for help. Unfortunately, the people in the car trick them into switching cars and abandon them in the desert.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton, Tige Andrews

Votes: 20

43. Instant Mom (2013–2015)
Episode: The Lying Game (2013)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.7
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Stephanie tells James that lying is OK if it makes someone's day better, which leads him to tell a huge lie. When everyone is called to the principal's office, the family must find a balance between honesty and shading the truth

Director: Victor Gonzalez | Stars: Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Michael Boatman, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Sydney Park

Votes: 7

44. This Is Us (2016– )
Episode: The Pool (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Jack and Rebecca take their kids to the community pool; Kevin experiences his first NYC audition; Kate stalks Toby's ex; William's past sends Randall spinning.

Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Stars: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz

Votes: 2,352

45. Feud (2017– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Biography, Drama

8.6
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Planned anthology series centering on famous feuds, including Bette Davis and Joan Crawford that was canceled after its first season.

Stars: Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon, Judy Davis, Jackie Hoffman

Votes: 14,067

46. Desperate Housewives (2004–2012)
Episode: A Spark. To Pierce the Dark. (2009)

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

8.6
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Bree considers selling her business to save her marriage; Lynette is threatened by Lucy; Gabrielle and Carlos cross boundaries; Karl enrols his son in Susan's class; Edie finally learns ... See full summary »

Director: David Grossman | Stars: Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross, Eva Longoria

Votes: 345

47. This Is Us (2016– )
Episode: Career Days (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Jack and Rebecca face a dilemma, Randall puts his foot down, Kate lands a new job, and Kevin finds himself in an unusual situation.

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz

Votes: 1,854

48. Parenthood (2010–2015)
Episode: Clear Skies from Here on Out (2011)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Zeek lands his first commercial, prompting Camille to reflect on her own achievements. Sarah and Mark take their friendship to a new level while Haddie and Alex grow apart. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Davidson | Stars: Peter Krause, Lauren Graham, Dax Shepard, Monica Potter

Votes: 126

49. Family (1976–1980)
Episode: Daylight Serenade (1980)

Drama, Family

8.6
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Buddy criticizes Kate's nerdy piano student but later views him in a different light. Nancy needs Annie to teach her how to roller skate in order to impress a handsome colleague.

Director: Edward Parone | Stars: Sada Thompson, James Broderick, Gary Frank, Kristy McNichol

Votes: 8

50. Barbershop (2005– )
Episode: Debates and Dead People (2005)

TV-MA | 24 min | Comedy

8.6
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While Calvin enjoys spending time with his new family, the barbershop falls apart; tensions rise after Isaac steals a famous client from Yinka; a ventriloquist and his dummy cause trouble ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Whittingham | Stars: Omar Gooding, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Anna Brown, Wes Chatham

Votes: 7



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