Most Popular Titles With Joe Don Baker


1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 3,946

2. Bonanza (1959–1973)

TV-PG | 49 min | Western

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The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.

Stars: Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker, Pernell Roberts

Votes: 6,407

3. Cape Fear (1991)

R | 128 min | Crime, Thriller

7.3
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73 Metascore

A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 143,103 | Gross: $79.10M

4. Mud (2012)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama

7.4
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76 Metascore

Two young boys encounter a fugitive and form a pact to help him evade the vigilantes that are on his trail and to reunite him with his true love.

Director: Jeff Nichols | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Sam Shepard

Votes: 149,863 | Gross: $21.59M

5. The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.1
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33 Metascore

Cousins Bo, Luke, and Daisy Duke, and their uncle Jesse, egg on the authorities of Hazzard County, Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane.

Director: Jay Chandrasekhar | Stars: Seann William Scott, Johnny Knoxville, Jessica Simpson, Alice Greczyn

Votes: 70,360 | Gross: $80.27M

6. GoldenEye (1995)

PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

7.2
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65 Metascore

James Bond teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research center to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon by a fellow Agent formerly believed to be dead.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Sean Bean, Izabella Scorupco, Famke Janssen

Votes: 214,065 | Gross: $106.60M

7. Mars Attacks! (1996)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.3
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52 Metascore

Earth is invaded by Martians with unbeatable weapons and a cruel sense of humor.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker, Annette Bening

Votes: 187,997 | Gross: $37.77M

8. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)

TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

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An elite covert operations unit carries out highly sensitive missions subject to official denial in the event of failure, death or capture.

Stars: Peter Graves, Barbara Bain, Greg Morris, Peter Lupus

Votes: 6,251

9. In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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The cases and adventures of the police forces in and around Sparta, Mississippi.

Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Alan Autry, David Hart, Hugh O'Connor

Votes: 2,663

10. The Big Valley (1965–1969)

60 min | Western

7.7
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The Wild West adventures of the Barkley family in California's San Joaquin Valley.

Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans

Votes: 1,978

11. Cool Hand Luke (1967)

GP | 126 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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91 Metascore

A laid back Southern man is sentenced to two years in a rural prison, but refuses to conform.

Director: Stuart Rosenberg | Stars: Paul Newman, George Kennedy, Strother Martin, J.D. Cannon

Votes: 138,607

12. Joe Dirt (2001)

PG-13 | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.9
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20 Metascore

After being abandoned by his parents at the Grand Canyon, Joe Dirt tells the story of his journey to find his parents.

Director: Dennie Gordon | Stars: David Spade, Brittany Daniel, Dennis Miller, Adam Beach

Votes: 45,304 | Gross: $27.09M

13. Reality Bites (1994)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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67 Metascore

A documentary filmmaker and her fellow Gen X graduates face life after college, looking for work and love in Houston.

Director: Ben Stiller | Stars: Winona Ryder, Ethan Hawke, Janeane Garofalo, Steve Zahn

Votes: 39,680 | Gross: $20.98M

14. Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.5
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52 Metascore

James Bond heads to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage.

Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Jonathan Pryce, Michelle Yeoh, Teri Hatcher

Votes: 161,312 | Gross: $125.33M

15. The Natural (1984)

PG | 138 min | Drama, Sport

7.5
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61 Metascore

An unknown comes out of seemingly nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent.

Director: Barry Levinson | Stars: Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, Glenn Close, Kim Basinger

Votes: 37,430 | Gross: $47.95M

16. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)

TV-PG | 25 min | Western

7.7
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Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, California. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product formerly mined in Death Valley.

Stars: Stanley Andrews, Robert Taylor, Ronald Reagan, Dale Robertson

Votes: 516

17. Congo (1995)

PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

5.1
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22 Metascore

When an expedition to the African Congo ends in disaster, a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong.

Director: Frank Marshall | Stars: Laura Linney, Tim Curry, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson

Votes: 37,526 | Gross: $81.02M

18. The High Chaparral (1967–1971)

PG | 60 min | Western

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The Cannon family runs the High Chaparral Ranch in the Arizona Territory in 1870s. Big John wants to establish his cattle empire despite Indian hostility. He's aided by brother Buck and son... See full summary »

Stars: Leif Erickson, Cameron Mitchell, Henry Darrow, Linda Cristal

Votes: 1,260

19. Ironside (1967–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Barbara Anderson

Votes: 2,433

20. Mod Squad (1968–1973)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Three young outsiders fight crime as undercover agents for the police. (One white man, one black man, one blonde woman.)

Stars: Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton, Tige Andrews

Votes: 1,353

21. The Living Daylights (1987)

PG | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.7
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60 Metascore

James Bond is living on the edge to stop an evil arms dealer from starting another world war. Bond crosses all seven continents in order to stop the evil Whitaker and General Koskov.

Director: John Glen | Stars: Timothy Dalton, Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 76,385 | Gross: $51.19M

22. The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A veteran cop with more than twenty years of experience is teamed with a young Inspector to solve crimes in San Francisco, California.

Stars: Karl Malden, Michael Douglas, Reuben Collins, Richard Hatch

Votes: 4,057

23. Fletch (1985)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.9
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68 Metascore

Irwin M. "Fletch" Fletcher is a newspaper reporter being offered a large sum to off a cancerous millionaire, but is on the run, risking his job, and finding clues when it's clear the man is healthy.

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Chevy Chase, Joe Don Baker, Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Richard Libertini

Votes: 41,169 | Gross: $50.61M

24. Walking Tall (1973)

R | 125 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Based on the life of Tennessee sheriff Buford Pusser whom almost single-handily cleaned up his small town of crime and corruption, but at a personal cost of his family life and nearly his own life.

Director: Phil Karlson | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Elizabeth Hartman, Leif Garrett, Dawn Lyn

Votes: 4,000

25. Strange Wilderness (2008)

R | 87 min | Adventure, Comedy

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12 Metascore

With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.

Director: Fred Wolf | Stars: Steve Zahn, Allen Covert, Justin Long, Jonah Hill

Votes: 19,633 | Gross: $6.56M

26. Honey West (1965–1966)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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After the death of her father, sexy Honey West took over his high-tech private detective firm, assisted by rugged Sam Bolt and her pet ocelot Bruce.

Stars: Anne Francis, John Ericson, Bruce, Irene Hervey

Votes: 468

27. The F.B.I. (1965–1974)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The cases of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Philip Abbott, William Reynolds, Stephen Brooks

Votes: 694

28. Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)

G | 105 min | Action, Western

5.7
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A Mexican revolutionary hires an American gunslinger to organize the rescue of their leader from a brutal Army prison.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: George Kennedy, James Whitmore, Monte Markham, Reni Santoni

Votes: 1,901

29. Charley Varrick (1973)

PG | 111 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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A man, his wife, and their friend, stage a bloody bank robbery, unaware they are stealing money from the Mob.

Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Walter Matthau, Joe Don Baker, Felicia Farr, Andrew Robinson

Votes: 8,963

30. The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Crime

5.9
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45 Metascore

A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Lynn | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Lane Smith, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 13,503 | Gross: $46.67M

31. The Cleaner (2008–2009)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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A guy transforms his life by taking control over his addictions and using his story to help others.

Stars: Grace Park, Benjamin Bratt, Amy Price-Francis, Esteban Powell

Votes: 1,543

32. Criminal Law (1988)

R | 117 min | Crime, Thriller

5.7
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Oldman plays a lawyer who defends a killer, but, soon after he wins he finds out that the killer is guilty.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Tess Harper, Karen Young

Votes: 3,052 | Gross: $9.97M

33. Joysticks (1983)

R | 88 min | Comedy

4.1
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When a top local businessman and his two bumbling nephews try to shut down the town's only video arcade, arcade employees and patrons fight back.

Director: Greydon Clark | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Leif Green, Jim Greenleaf, Scott McGinnis

Votes: 1,336

34. Screen Two (1985–2002)

Drama

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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Chater, Roger Brierley, Bernard Hill, Warren Clarke

Votes: 108

35. Edge of Darkness (1985)

307 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British ... See full summary »

Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Charles Kay, Ian McNeice

Votes: 3,074

36. Panther (I) (1995)

R | 124 min | Drama

6.4
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A dramatized account of the story of The Black Panther Party of Self-Defense.

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Kadeem Hardison, Bokeem Woodbine, Joe Don Baker, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 2,008 | Gross: $6.83M

37. Leonard Part 6 (1987)

PG | 85 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

2.2
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A secret agent is called out of retirement to save the world from an evil genius.

Director: Paul Weiland | Stars: Bill Cosby, Tom Courtenay, Joe Don Baker, Moses Gunn

Votes: 7,495 | Gross: $4.92M

38. Iron Horse (1966–1968)

60 min | Western

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Ben Calhoun won the half-completed Buffalo Pass, Scalplock and Defiance Line railroad in a poker game and must fight 1880s Indians, bankers and bad guys to complete the line.

Stars: Dale Robertson, Robert Random, Gary Collins, Roger Torrey

Votes: 114

39. Junior Bonner (1972)

PG | 100 min | Drama, Western

6.8
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Ace Bonner returns to Arizona several years after he abandoned his family, Junior Bonner is a wild young man. Against the typical rodeo championship, family drama erupts.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Steve McQueen, Robert Preston, Ida Lupino, Ben Johnson

Votes: 4,317

40. Lancer (1968–1970)

60 min | Western

7.3
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"Bonanza" clone about the Lancer family and its ranch.

Stars: James Stacy, Wayne Maunder, Andrew Duggan, Elizabeth Baur

Votes: 198

41. The Outfit (1973)

PG | 103 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

7.1
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Earl Macklin robs a bank owned by the mob, serves his prison time and is released, only to start a private war against the crime outfit that owned the bank.

Director: John Flynn | Stars: Robert Duvall, Karen Black, Joe Don Baker, Robert Ryan

Votes: 2,544

42. The Underneath (1995)

R | 99 min | Crime, Thriller

6.2
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69 Metascore

A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Peter Gallagher, Elisabeth Shue, Alison Elliott, William Fichtner

Votes: 2,787 | Gross: $0.54M

43. Mitchell (1975)

R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Drama

2.4
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A sleazy, incompetent detective tries to simultaneously take down heroin dealers and a socialite who murdered a burglar.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Martin Balsam, John Saxon, Linda Evans

Votes: 4,009

44. George Wallace (1997 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 178 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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Following Alabama governor George Wallace through segregation, presidential elections, an assassination attempt and personal trauma.

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham, Clarence Williams III, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 1,156

45. The Siege at Ruby Ridge (1996 TV Movie)

192 min | Drama, History

6.4
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TV dramatization of the 1992 siege.

Director: Roger Young | Stars: Laura Dern, Randy Quaid, Kirsten Dunst, Darren E. Burrows

Votes: 499

46. Wild Rovers (1971)

GP | 136 min | Western

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Tired of cow-punching for a living, two Montana cowboys rob a bank and flee but their employer's sons chase after them.

Director: Blake Edwards | Stars: William Holden, Ryan O'Neal, Karl Malden, Lynn Carlin

Votes: 1,222

47. The Grass Harp (1995)

PG | 107 min | Drama, Comedy

7.1
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After his mother's death, Collin Fenwick goes to live with his father's cousins, the wealthy, avaricious, and controlling Verena Talbo, and her compliant, earthy sister Dolly. When a city ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Matthau | Stars: Piper Laurie, Sissy Spacek, Walter Matthau, Edward Furlong

Votes: 2,965 | Gross: $0.49M

48. Citizen Cohn (1992 TV Movie)

R | 111 min | Drama

7.2
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As lawyer and power broker Roy Cohn lies dying of AIDS in a private hospital room, ghosts from his past visit him as he reflects on his life and loves.

Director: Frank Pierson | Stars: James Woods, Joe Don Baker, Joseph Bologna, Ed Flanders

Votes: 1,200

49. Wacko (1982)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Horror

4.5
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Cops try to track down the infamous "Lawnmower Killer".

Director: Greydon Clark | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Stella Stevens, George Kennedy, Julia Duffy

Votes: 552

50. Bracken's World (1969–1970)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Behind the scenes at the fictitious Century Studios in Hollywood, headed by the (initially) unseen John Bracken.

Stars: Elizabeth Allen, Peter Haskell, Linda Harrison, Laraine Stephens

Votes: 90

51. Final Justice (1985)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

2.0
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Homicidal Sheriff Thomas Jefferson Geronimo is tasked with escorting a mobster to Malta; when the prisoner escapes, Geronimo goes rogue to catch him.

Director: Greydon Clark | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Rossano Brazzi, Venantino Venantini, Patrizia Pellegrino

Votes: 2,864

52. The Killing Time (1987)

R | 94 min | Thriller

5.5
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A murderer who assumes the identity of a new deputy is unbeknownst to the sheriff planning to pin another murder on him.

Director: Rick King | Stars: Beau Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland, Wayne Rogers, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 779 | Gross: $0.50M

53. Judd for the Defense (1967–1969)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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High-priced Houston lawyer Clinton Judd, and his assistant Ben Caldwell, take cases throughout the U.S. The program dealt with then-taboo subjects.

Stars: Carl Betz, Stephen Young, Walter Brooke, John Dehner

Votes: 141

54. Framed (1975)

R | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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A gambler kills a sheriff in self defense. But as everyone in conspiring against him, he is condemned to a long sentence in prison.

Director: Phil Karlson | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Conny Van Dyke, Gabriel Dell, John Marley

Votes: 288

55. The Felony Squad (1966–1969)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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Twenty-year veteran Detective Sergeant Sam Stone is paired with rookie Briggs in a large Western metropolis. The tough as nails desk Sergeant is the father of young Briggs, and helps the ... See full summary »

Stars: Howard Duff, Ben Alexander, Dennis Cole, Frank Maxwell

Votes: 90

56. The Pack (1977)

PG | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

6.0
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The residents of vacation spot Seal Island find themselves terrorized by a pack of dogs -- the remnants of discarded pets by visiting vacationers.

Director: Robert Clouse | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Hope Alexander-Willis, Richard B. Shull, R.G. Armstrong

Votes: 657

57. Poodle Springs (1998 TV Movie)

95 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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An aging Phillip Marlowe gets mixed up with blackmail and murder amongst the elite social set in 1963.

Director: Bob Rafelson | Stars: James Caan, Dina Meyer, David Keith, Tom Bower

Votes: 724

58. The Outsider (1968–1969)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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David Ross is a orphaned, ex-con, loner living in a world that loaths and makes a living as a private investgator in Los Angeles to tackle his financial problems and other people's problems as well.

Stars: Darren McGavin, Bill Quinn, James Edwards, Paul Hahn

Votes: 50

59. Getting Even (1986)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

4.6
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A soldier-of-fortune steals some Russian nerve gas from Afghanistan, and brings it to the U.S. to be analyzed. A greedy millionaire rancher finds out about it and sets out to steal it.

Director: Dwight H. Little | Stars: Edward Albert, Audrey Landers, Joe Don Baker, Rod Pilloud

Votes: 204

60. Golden Needles (1974)

PG | 92 min | Action, Drama

5.1
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Various factions are fighting each other to gain possession of a very special statue. The statue itself is not worth much, the needles inside it are the true prize. These "golden needles" ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Clouse | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Elizabeth Ashley, Ann Sothern, Jim Kelly

Votes: 232

61. The Shadow of Chikara (1977)

PG | 114 min | Horror, Western

5.6
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Two former Confederate captains set-out to recover diamonds hidden in the mountains of Arkansas but a native spirit named Chikara is said to protect the sacred mountains against intruders.

Director: Earl E. Smith | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Sondra Locke, Ted Neeley, Joy N. Houck Jr.

Votes: 260

62. Speedtrap (1977)

PG | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.6
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After a wave of unsolved car thefts, an insurance company calls in private investigator Pete Nobeck to solve the case. While the chief of police isn't thrilled about having an outsider come... See full summary »

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Tyne Daly, Richard Jaeckel, Robert Loggia

Votes: 133

63. Adam at Six A.M. (1970)

R | 100 min | Drama

5.9
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After the death of a relative, a professor goes to the funeral and gets himself a job there working with power lines. He soon finds his entire life changing before his eyes.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Michael Douglas, Lee Purcell, Joe Don Baker, Louise Latham

Votes: 236

64. Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke (1999 TV Movie)

170 min | Biography, Drama

6.6
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Biography of billionaire tobacco heiress Doris Duke looks at her bizarre lifestyle, including her troubled childhood, her world traveling for audiences with mystics, a face lift at age 79, ... See full summary »

Director: John Erman | Stars: Lauren Bacall, Richard Chamberlain, Mare Winningham, Lindsay Frost

Votes: 291

65. That Certain Summer (1972 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama

7.9
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A teenager must deal with his divorced father's homosexuality.

Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Martin Sheen, Joe Don Baker, Marlyn Mason

Votes: 314

66. Felony (1994)

R | 93 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

4.1
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A reality cop show films a police raid on a drug ring that goes awry and results in the massacre of 11 policemen. All of this gets taped by the cameraman who tries to sell the tape to the ... See full summary »

Director: David A. Prior | Stars: Jeffrey Combs, Ashley Laurence, Leo Rossi, Charles Napier

Votes: 249

67. Eischied (1979–1980)

60 min | Drama, Crime

7.8
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The investigations of NYPD Chief of Detectives Earl Eischied.

Stars: Joe Don Baker, Alan Oppenheimer, Alan Fudge, Eddie Egan

Votes: 57

68. Ring of Steel (1994)

R | 94 min | Action, Drama

5.5
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A champion fencer accidentally kills an opponent in a match. Disgraced, he is blackballed from the fencing community, until a mysterious stranger saves his life one night from a gang of ... See full summary »

Director: David Frost | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Carol Alt, Robert Chapin, Darlene Vogel

Votes: 199

69. Checkered Flag or Crash (1977)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Comedy

4.7
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Race car driver Walkaway Madden signs up for the big Manilla 1000 off-road race through the Philippines jungle. The photojournalist C.C. Wainwright comes along for the ride.

Director: Alan Gibson | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Susan Sarandon, Larry Hagman, Alan Vint

Votes: 107

70. The Most Deadly Game (1970–1971)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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Ethan Arcane leads a group of independent agents who take on especially difficult murder cases. Jonathan Croft uses his military training in his investigations while college educated Vanessa Smith approaches the situation differently.

Stars: George Maharis, Ralph Bellamy, Yvette Mimieux, Herb Armstrong

Votes: 35

71. The Commission (2003)

102 min | Drama

6.1
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Using transcripts from the Warren Commission Report, this film documents the workings of the Warren Commission, which investigated the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.

Director: Mark Sobel | Stars: Martin Landau, Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen, Edward Asner

Votes: 112

72. Doc Elliot (1973– )

60 min | Drama

6.7
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The story of Dr. Benjamin Elliot, a New York City staff doctor at Bellevue Hospital, who resigns his position and retreats to the backwoods of southern Colorado. There, as the only ... See full summary »

Stars: James Franciscus, John Mitchum, Leonard Stone, Morgan Woodward

Votes: 19

73. Complex of Fear (1993 TV Movie)

120 min | Mystery, Crime, Thriller

5.1
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Condominium residents are terrified when they learn that two of their neighbors have been brutally raped and that the culprit may be living in their midst. A police manhunt ensues. One ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Grant | Stars: Hart Bochner, Joe Don Baker, Chelsea Field, Brett Cullen

Votes: 158

74. The Children (1990)

115 min | Drama

6.9
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Rose Sellars (Kim Novak) is a middle-aged woman who falls in love with a widower (Ben Kingsley). However, his children believe that their father is too old to start a new relationship.

Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Kim Novak, Siri Neal, Geraldine Chaplin

Votes: 73

75. The Abduction of Kari Swenson (1987 TV Movie)

104 min | Drama, Sport

5.7
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Olympic biathlete Kari Swenson is abducted by father-and-son mountain men, planning to start their own mountain colony. This based-on-actual-events tele-movie traces her abduction; ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: Joe Don Baker, M. Emmet Walsh, Ronny Cox, Michael Bowen

Votes: 120

76. To Dance with Olivia (1997 TV Movie)

PG | 120 min | Drama

6.4
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A lawyer trying to cope with his son's accidental death takes on a case where a farmer is charged with booby trapping a watermelon patch with a shotgun which went off and injured a young ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Pittman | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Joe Don Baker, Kathryne Dora Brown, Kathleen York

Votes: 107

77. Welcome Home, Soldier Boys (1971)

R | 91 min | Drama

7.1
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A group of Green Berets return from Viet Nam and go on a cross country road trip which will result in a shocking conclusion.

Director: Richard Compton | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Paul Koslo, Alan Vint, Elliott Street

Votes: 95

78. Power (1980 TV Movie)

240 min | Action, Biography, Drama

5.8
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Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (Joe Don Baker) from a Chicago dock worker to an influential labor leader who, like Hoffa, finds himself behind... See full summary »

Directors: Barry Shear, Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Karen Black, David Groh, Howard Da Silva

Votes: 23

79. Mongo's Back in Town (1971 TV Movie)

73 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Professional killer is hired by his brother, a gang boss, to wipe out a rival gangster.

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky | Stars: Telly Savalas, Sally Field, Anne Francis, Charles Cioffi

Votes: 71

80. Traps (1994– )

60 min | Drama

9.0
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Following the death of his police officer father, Detective Chris Trapchek investigates cases with the help of his father's former partner, Jack and his retired police officer grandfather, ... See full summary »

Stars: Dan Cortese, Lindsay Crouse, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott

Votes: 10

81. Vegas, City of Dreams (2001)

93 min | Drama

5.5
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Director: Lorenzo Doumani | Stars: Steve Rossi, Erika Eleniak, Brenda Epperson, John Taylor

Votes: 105

82. To Kill a Cop (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 186 min | Thriller, Crime, Drama

6.6
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Earl Eischied is a man with his hands full. As the Chief of Detectives in New York City, he is trying to break up a group of black militants that are on a crime spree, including the killing of a police officer.

Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Desi Arnaz Jr., Christine Belford, Scott Brady

Votes: 65

83. The Wild West (1993– )

834 min | Documentary, History

7.3
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Stars: Jack Lemmon, Tim Curry, Conchata Ferrell, Laurence Fishburne

Votes: 23

84. The 50 Greatest Television Dramas (2007 TV Movie)

180 min | Documentary

5.8
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Directors: Toby Dye, Shelley Lawrence | Stars: Miriam Margolyes, David Aaronovitch, Paul Abbott, Joe Ahearne

Votes: 25

85. James Bond: Licence to Thrill (1987 TV Movie)

51 min | Documentary

7.0
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Promotional documentary television special celebrating the 25th Anniversary of James Bond and release of the then new James Bond film _Living Daylights, The (1987)_.

Director: Mike Ward | Stars: Joe Don Baker, John Barry, Caroline Bliss, Albert R. Broccoli

Votes: 23

86. Inside 'The Living Daylights' (2000 Video)

36 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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The making of the film that introduced Timothy Dalton as James Bond, who gave Bond a darker edge for a new generation.

Director: John Cork | Stars: Vic Armstrong, Joe Don Baker, Albert R. Broccoli, Dana Broccoli

Votes: 97

87. Countdown to Tomorrow (1997)

49 min | Documentary

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Directors: Chaiyan Angkhalakkana, Chris King, Ian Watts | Stars: Vic Armstrong, David Arnold, Martin Asbury, Joe Don Baker

88. The Outsider (1968–1969)
Episode: A Wide Place in the Road (1968)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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Ross is looking for a car thief who jumped bail, and his search takes him to the thief's home town. There Ross finds that the residents--including the sheriff--are in no mood to cooperate ... See full summary »

Director: Sutton Roley | Stars: Darren McGavin, Joe Don Baker, Lillian Bronson, Mike Cartel

89. Eischied (1979–1980)
Episode: Angels of Terror (1979)

60 min | Drama, Crime

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Director: Larry Elikann | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Alan Oppenheimer, Alan Fudge, Eddie Egan

90. In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)
Episode: Anniversary (1989)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Chief Gillespie recounts the events surrounding his kidnapping and the killing of his temporary replacement.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Howard E. Rollins Jr., Alan Autry, Anne-Marie Johnson

Votes: 18

91. The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)
Episode: Beyond Vengeance (1973)

52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A homicidal rapist that Stone had put away twelve years earlier is released and begins waging psychological warfare on Stone by stalking his daughter Jeannie.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Karl Malden, Michael Douglas, Joe Don Baker, Darleen Carr

Votes: 60

92. The Most Deadly Game (1970–1971)
Episode: Breakdown (1970)

60 min | Drama

6.2
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Stars: George Maharis, Yvette Mimieux, Ralph Bellamy, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 5

93. Edge of Darkness (1985)
Episode: Breakthrough (1985)

TV-14 | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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McCroon breaks into Craven's house intent on killing him. Craven demands McCroon tell him who he is working for but McCroon is shot by a police marksman before he can say anything. Through ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Jack Watson, Charles Kay

Votes: 67

94. Eischied (1979–1980)
Episode: Buddy System (1980)

60 min | Drama, Crime

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The murder of a police officer may be tied to an underground ring of crooked cops.

Director: Nicholas Sgarro | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Alan Oppenheimer, Alan Fudge, Eddie Egan

95. Edge of Darkness (1985)
Episode: Burden of Proof (1985)

TV-14 | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The police close in on their suspect, Lowe, who is severely injured in a fall while trying to escape. Dying, he tells Craven he was working with McCroon, a terrorist Craven had had ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Ian McNeice, Charles Kay

Votes: 74

96. Ironside (1967–1975)
Episode: Camera... Action... Murder! (1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Ironside keeps receiving 8mm films in the mail. Someone is filming the murders of random women and then brazenly mailing them to Ironside.

Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell, Elizabeth Baur

Votes: 20

97. Edge of Darkness (1985)
Episode: Compassionate Leave (1985)

54 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Yorkshire police officer Ronald Craven is returning home with his daughter Emma having picked her up from a meeting of an environmental organization at her university campus. On the ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joanne Whalley, Jack Watson, Charles Kay

Votes: 81

98. Iron Horse (1966–1968)
Episode: Cougar Man (1966)

60 min | Western

7.2
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Calhoun decides to go into the rugged Apache country hills for a fight to the death against Cougar Man, an Apache who has killed five of Calhoun's men, and who believes himself cursed to ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Totten | Stars: Dale Robertson, Gary Collins, Robert Random, Rodolfo Acosta

Votes: 6

99. Lancer (1968–1970)
Episode: Cut the Wolf Loose (1969)

60 min | Western

9.1
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Johnny falls for a young missionary, but he will have competition in the duty she feels toward the downtrodden people she is working with, especially a crippled man and homeless Indians.

Director: Robert Day | Stars: James Stacy, Wayne Maunder, Andrew Duggan, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 7

100. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Episode: Defrosting the Fridge (1989)

95 min | Drama

6.0
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An American football coach takes over the running of a no-hope English soccer team.

Director: Sandy Johnson | Stars: Joe Don Baker, Phyllis Logan, Bill Armstrong, Maggie O'Neill

Votes: 12