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1. Hollywood's Diamond Jubilee (1978 TV Special)

120 min | History, Music

9.0
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Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Raquel Welch, Chevy Chase, Monty Hall

Votes: 51

2. Centennial (1978–1979)

1,256 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.5
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The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid 1700s to the late 1970s.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Carrera, Richard Chamberlain, Robert Conrad

Votes: 2,555

3. The 50th Annual Academy Awards (1978 TV Special)

News

8.4
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Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as " Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Marty Pasetta | Stars: Bob Hope, Jack Albertson, Irwin Allen, Edward Anhalt

Votes: 207

4. The Best of Everything (1970– )

30 min | Drama

8.3
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Based on the novel and 1959 motion picture of the same name, this daytime soap focused on three career girls, who became friends at powerful Manhattan publishing company Key Publishing. ... See full summary »

Stars: Geraldine Fitzgerald, Katherine Glass, Rochelle Oliver, Gregory Rozakis

Votes: 19

5. Police Story (1973–1987)
Episode: World Full of Hurt (1974)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Juvenile officers Craig and Prescott deal with runaways, delinquents, and Prescott's own troubled home life.

Director: Barry Crane | Stars: Paul Burke, James Gregory, Susan Oliver, Diane McBain

Votes: 9

6. Get Smart (1965–1970)

25 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.2
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Maxwell Smart, a highly intellectual but bumbling spy working for the CONTROL agency, battles the evil forces of rival spy agency KAOS with the help of his competent partner Agent 99.

Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Robert Karvelas

Votes: 9,550

7. Night Gallery (1969–1973)

50 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings.

Stars: Rod Serling, Larry Watson, Joanna Pettet, Matt Pelto

Votes: 4,074

8. The Time of Their Lives (1946)

82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.9
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Two ghosts who were mistakenly branded as traitors during the Revolutionary War return to 20th century New England to retrieve a letter from George Washington which would prove their ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds, Binnie Barnes

Votes: 2,708

9. The Bold Ones: The Lawyers (1969–1972)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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Walter Nichols, an older and experienced lawyer, serves as a mentor to two attorney brothers. Brian is the more cerebral sibling, better at research. The younger Neil is impulsive and prone... See full summary »

Stars: Burl Ives, Joseph Campanella, James Farentino, John Milford

Votes: 72

10. The Letter (1940)

18 | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.7
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The wife of a rubber plantation administrator shoots a man to death and claims it was self-defense, but a letter in her own hand may prove her undoing.

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Frieda Inescort

Votes: 10,122

11. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)

51 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.7
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The adventures of suave cat burglar Alexander Mundy, who plies his trade for the U.S. Government.

Stars: Robert Wagner, Fred Astaire, Malachi Throne, Murray Pollack

Votes: 1,455

12. Het teken van Zorro (1940)

94 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

7.6
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A young aristocrat must masquerade as a fop in order to maintain his secret identity of Zorro as he restores justice to early California.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian | Stars: Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Basil Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 8,536 | Gross: $4.36M

13. Screen Snapshots Series 19, No. 5: Art and Artists (1940)

10 min | Short, Documentary, Comedy

7.6
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The camera turns on the many Hollywood personalities doing their own sculpting, sketching and/or painting. The Three Stooges collaborate on a painting, and end up covered in paint.

Director: Ralph Staub | Stars: Adrienne Ames, Judith Anderson, William Bakewell, Noah Beery

Votes: 7

14. Centennial (1978–1979)
Episode: The Scream of Eagles (1979)

147 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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A magazine prepares to do a feature on the history of Centennial; the murder of Soren Sorenson is finally proved; Morgan Wendell and Paul Garrett face off in an election that may determine the future of Colorado's natural resources.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: William Atherton, Raymond Burr, Barbara Carrera, Richard Chamberlain

Votes: 53

15. Police Story (1973–1987)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Classic anthology series, which details the personal lives of the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department. The stories ranged from highly dramatic to extremely funny. Even though... See full summary »

Stars: Scott Brady, Mel Scott, Don Meredith, Joe Santos

Votes: 668

16. Get Smart (1965–1970)
Episode: Rebecca of Funny-Folk Farm (1970)

30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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While retrieving a package from the Van Hooten mansion, 99's resemblance to the owner's dead sister throws a monkey wrench into the mission.

Director: Charles R. Rondeau | Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Bryan O'Byrne

Votes: 76

17. Medical Center (1969–1976)

60 min | Drama

7.3
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Located in the Los Angeles area, Medical Center was an otherwise unnamed hospital complex that was part of a large university campus. Dr. Paul Lochner was the chief of staff, an experienced... See full summary »

Stars: James Daly, Chad Everett, Chris Hutson, Virginia Hawkins

Votes: 521

18. De kat en de kanarie (1939)

72 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

7.3
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When an eccentric family meets in their uncle's remote, decaying mansion on the tenth anniversary of his death for the reading of his will, murder and madness follow.

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, John Beal, Douglass Montgomery

Votes: 2,260

19. Het leven van Emile Zola (1937)

14 | 116 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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The biopic of the famous French muckraking writer and his involvement in fighting the injustice of the Dreyfuss Affair.

Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Paul Muni, Gale Sondergaard, Joseph Schildkraut, Gloria Holden

Votes: 6,108

20. The Spider Woman (1943)

63 min | Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider.

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Gale Sondergaard, Dennis Hoey

Votes: 3,610

21. Road to Rio (1947)

AL | 100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Musical

7.3
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Two inept vaudevillians stow away on a Brazilian-bound ocean liner and foil a plot by a sinister hypnotist to marry off her niece to a greedy fortune hunter.

Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 2,847 | Gross: $4.50M

22. Juarez (1939)

125 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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Louis Napoleon III takes advantage of the American Civil War to circumvent the Monroe Doctrine and expand his power by helping Emperor Maximillian Hapsburg to add Mexico to his empire. of Mexico.

Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Paul Muni, Bette Davis, Brian Aherne, Claude Rains

Votes: 1,707

23. Nakia (1974– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Nakia Parker is a Native American serving as a deputy to Sam Jericho in New Mexico. Choosing an old truck or a horse over a police vehicle, he also combines tribal traditions with modern crime techniques.

Stars: Robert Forster, Arthur Kennedy, Taylor Lacher, Gloria DeHaven

Votes: 40

24. Hollywood on Trial (1976)

105 min | Documentary

7.3
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The documentary analyzes a dark period in Hollywood's history due to the Red Scare of the 1940's and 1950's, when actors, writers and directors were persecuted and investigated by the House... See full summary »

Director: David Helpern | Stars: Walter Bernstein, Alvah Bessie, Lester Cole, Howard Da Silva

Votes: 160

25. Night Gallery (1969–1973)
Episode: The Dark Boy/Keep in Touch - We'll Think of Something (1971)

Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.3
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In 19th-century Montana, new village schoolteacher Judith Timm bonds with the specter of Joel Robb, a fourth grader who died in an accident years ago. / Composer Eric Sutton has an ulterior motive for asking the police to find a woman.

Directors: John Astin, Gene R. Kearney | Stars: Alex Cord, Elizabeth Hartman, Joanna Pettet, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 158

26. Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)

30 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Levin, Nancy Addison, Helen Gallagher, Ron Hale

Votes: 339

27. My Favorite Blonde (1942)

78 min | Comedy

7.2
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Karen Bentley, an English secret agent, links up with Larry Haines and his star penguin Percy in an attempt to outwit German spies.

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Bob Hope, Madeleine Carroll, Gale Sondergaard, George Zucco

Votes: 1,050

28. The Fall Guy (1981–1986)
Episode: The Human Torch (1981)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.2
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The trail of a fugitive arsonist and a missing insurance investigator leads Colt and Howie to a small town where the locals are less than helpful.

Director: Daniel Haller | Stars: Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, Heather Thomas, Jo Ann Pflug

Votes: 50

29. The Fall Guy (1981–1986)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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The adventures of a film stuntman who moonlights as a bounty hunter when movie work is slow.

Stars: Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, Heather Thomas, Markie Post

Votes: 5,256

30. Anna and the King of Siam (1946)

12 | 128 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.1
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In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.

Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 1,969

31. Seventh Heaven (1937)

18 | 102 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A Parisian sewer worker longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to ... See full summary »

Director: Henry King | Stars: Simone Simon, James Stewart, Jean Hersholt, Gregory Ratoff

Votes: 603

32. Never Say Die (1939)

82 min | Comedy

7.1
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A wealthy hypochondriac and an heiress are both experiencing romantic complications, prompting them to marry each other.

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Martha Raye, Bob Hope, Andy Devine, Alan Mowbray

Votes: 343

33. It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
Episode: The Scorpio Drop (1969)

60 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.0
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A computer micro module stolen from the U.S. Department of Defense has landed in the hands of a group practicing astrological occultism. Al poses as a practitioner and gets invited to the group's home for their solstice festivities.

Director: Robert Gist | Stars: Robert Wagner, Gale Sondergaard, Eduard Franz, Brenda Benet

Votes: 16

34. East Side, West Side (1949)

108 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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A vain businessman puts strains on his happy marriage to a rich, beautiful socialite by allowing himself be be seduced by a former girlfriend.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason, Van Heflin, Ava Gardner

Votes: 1,594

35. The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler (1943)

74 min | Drama, War

6.9
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A man who does a good Hitler impression is made to look like Hitler as a decoy for assassination attempts.

Director: James P. Hogan | Stars: Ludwig Donath, Gale Sondergaard, George Dolenz, Fritz Kortner

Votes: 43

36. A Night to Remember (1942)

91 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance

6.8
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A mystery writer and his newlywed wife move into a Greenwich Village apartment and find themselves with a corpse and a half dozen red herrings.

Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: Loretta Young, Brian Aherne, Jeff Donnell, William Wright

Votes: 864

37. Christmas Holiday (1944)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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A young femme fatale-type woman realizes that the man she married is an incorrigible wastrel.

Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Gene Kelly, Richard Whorf, Dean Harens

Votes: 1,045

38. Crazy House (1943)

80 min | Comedy, Music

6.7
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Olsen and Johnson, stage comedians turned film stars, produce a star-studded musical comedy with an eccentric "millionaire" who hasn't got a dime.

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Ole Olsen, Chic Johnson, Cass Daley, Patric Knowles

Votes: 158

39. Lord Jeff (1938)

85 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Spoilt child Geoffrey Bramer teams up with a pair of small time crooks to pose as an aristocrat and steal jewelry from exclusive shops. During a a caper, Geoffrey is caught and is sentenced... See full summary »

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Freddie Bartholomew, Mickey Rooney, Charles Coburn, Herbert Mundin

Votes: 287

40. Enter Arsene Lupin (1944)

72 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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A rich but naive young woman is in possession of some priceless jewels. She doesn't realize it, but a gang of jewel thieves does.

Director: Ford Beebe | Stars: Charles Korvin, Ella Raines, J. Carrol Naish, George Dolenz

Votes: 42

41. Maid of Salem (1937)

86 min | Drama

6.6
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Young lovers fall afoul of repressive society as Salem elders get caught up in the witch hunts and trials of 17th century Massachusetts. One family in particular uses the hysteria to its ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Lloyd | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 305

42. The Blue Bird (1940)

88 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl, a woodchopper's children, are led by the Fairy Berylune on a magical trip through the past, present, and future to locate the Blue Bird of Happiness.

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Shirley Temple, Spring Byington, Nigel Bruce, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 1,332

43. Anthony Adverse (1936)

141 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.5
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In 18th-century Italy, an orphan's debt to the man who raised him threatens to separate him forever from the woman he loves.

Directors: Mervyn LeRoy, Michael Curtiz | Stars: Fredric March, Olivia de Havilland, Donald Woods, Anita Louise

Votes: 1,418

44. Appointment in Berlin (1943)

77 min | Drama, War

6.5
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A former RAF officer is enlisted in the British secret service. Germany recruits him for propaganda broadcasts to England. He uses codes in his broadcasts. When his cover is blown, he and his German girlfriend must try to escape.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: George Sanders, Marguerite Chapman, Onslow Stevens, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 113

45. The Black Cat (1941)

70 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

6.3
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Elderly Henrietta Winslow lives in an isolated mansion with her housekeeper and beloved cats. As her health fails, her greedy relatives gather in anticipation of her death.

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Hugh Herbert, Broderick Crawford, Bela Lugosi

Votes: 1,150

46. Dramatic School (1938)

80 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Aspiring actress Louise Muban attends the prestigious Paris School of Drama during the day and works at a dreary factory assembling gas meters at night. She daydreams and "acts" her way ... See full summary »

Director: Robert B. Sinclair | Stars: Luise Rainer, Paulette Goddard, Alan Marshal, Lana Turner

Votes: 313

47. Visions (1976–1980)

Drama

6.2
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Weekly anthology series of original dramas, often with period settings.

Stars: Nan Martin, Maxine Stuart, Ellen Travolta, Glynn Turman

Votes: 29

48. Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen (1942)

64 min | Mystery, Thriller, War

6.2
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Detective Ellery Queen aids Free Dutch agents battle Nazi spies over a prize of industrial diamonds.

Director: James P. Hogan | Stars: William Gargan, Margaret Lindsay, Charley Grapewin, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 48

49. The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)

16 | 129 min | Drama, Western

6.1
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The English gentleman known as Horse, returns to the American west to save his adopted Indian tribe from extinction.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Richard Harris, Gale Sondergaard, Geoffrey Lewis, William Lucking

Votes: 1,524

50. Follow the Boys (1944)

122 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.1
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During World War II, all the studios put out "all-star" vehicles which featured virtually every star on the lot--often playing themselves--in musical numbers and comedy skits, and were ... See full summary »

Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, John Rawlins | Stars: George Raft, Vera Zorina, Grace McDonald, Charley Grapewin

Votes: 344



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