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1. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)
Episode: Too Many Fathers (1958)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
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To impress his girlfriend's parents, Gracie pretends to be Jerry's mother, but she has difficulty finding someone to commit to masquerading as his father.

Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Harry von Zell, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 14

2. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)
Episode: Ronnie Goes Into the Army (1958)

Comedy

8.9
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Ronnie receives his draft notice into the Army, so Gracie establishes a military regimen in the Burns household. Meanwhile, Harry von Zell is sure he can talk George into letting him have Ronnie's old room, rent-free.

Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Harry von Zell, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 16

3. Telephone Time (1956–1958)

30 min | Drama

8.6
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Between 1956 and September 1957, this filmed show featured plays by John Nesbitt, the host of the show. Starting in September 1957, plays by other authors were presented.

Stars: John Nesbitt, Frank Baxter, Maurice Marsac, Florenz Ames

Votes: 89

4. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)

TV-14 | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Series of unrelated short stories covering elements of crime, horror, drama, and comedy about people of different backgrounds committing murders, suicides, thefts, and other sorts of crime caused by certain motivations, perceived or not.

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams, Patricia Hitchcock

Votes: 13,437

5. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.5
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Clarence Nash, Slim Pickens

Votes: 1,490

6. Tightrope (1959–1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.5
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Mike Connors played an unnamed police undercover Agent who infiltrated organized crime to expose the leaders and their plots. His name changed with each episode in order to protect him. ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Connors, Jesse White, Ted de Corsia, Lewis Charles

Votes: 93

7. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)

30 min | Comedy

8.4
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Neighbor Blanche Morton frequently joined Gracie in escapades which annoy hubby Harry and provides George with an opportunity to offer a humorous soliloquy.

Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bea Benaderet, Harry von Zell

Votes: 1,080

8. Suspicion (1957–1958)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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The show consisted of forty episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears ... See full summary »

Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Cris Roberts, Mike Ragan, David Armstrong

Votes: 289

9. State Trooper (1956– )

30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Rod Blake, a State Trooper is an officer of the Nevada Department of Public Safety. The setting is in the 1950s American West.

Stars: Rod Cameron, Robert Armstrong, Don Haggerty, Paul Stader

Votes: 65

10. Lawman (1958–1962)
Episode: The Visitor (1959)

30 min | Western

8.4
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Jack Rollins, a famous gunfighter, comes to town on some personal business. When Troop finds out what that is he intervenes to make sure Jack's reputation doesn't hurt someone he says he cares for very much.

Director: Stuart Heisler | Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Charles Cooper, Vivi Janiss

Votes: 17

11. The Lineup (1954–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are ... See full summary »

Stars: Warner Anderson, Tom Tully, Marshall Reed, Ruta Lee

Votes: 68

12. Tightrope (1959–1960)
Episode: Man in the Middle (1959)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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A mobster just released from prison finds that his former protege now controls half of his old territory. Nick goes undercover to infiltrate the ranks of both men in order to get the ... See full summary »

Director: Abner Biberman | Stars: Mike Connors, Gerald Mohr, Marc Lawrence, Barbara Lang

Votes: 7

13. Mr. Lucky (1959–1960)
Episode: They Shall Not Pass (1959)

26 min | Comedy, Thriller

8.3
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Honest gamblers Joe Adams (alias Mr. Lucky) and Andamo arrive in the Port of Los Angeles on a freighter as crewmen-broke but cheerful.They meet up with a notorious conman,help save his life... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: John Vivyan, Ross Martin, Pippa Scott, Conrad Nagel

Votes: 32

14. Get Smart (1965–1970)

TV-G | 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: 10,041

15. Suspicion (1957–1958)
Episode: Eye for Eye (1958)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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When a wife runs away from her vicious husband, the man kidnaps a girl and hires a private detective to find his spouse and tell her he'll kill the captive unless she returns to him.

Director: Jules Bricken | Stars: Ray Milland, Macdonald Carey, Kathleen Crowley, Andrew Duggan

Votes: 8

16. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Hesitant Hostess (1958)

TV-PG | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Fred Archer is blackmailed by Kim Lane, who winds up dead. Albert Sanders, Perry's derelict client, is charged with the murder. Perry depends on Kim's friend, Inez Kaylor, to assist in the defense, but she double-crosses him at every turn.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 181

17. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: The Twelve Hour Caper (1962)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Herbert Wiggam has been the assistant cashier at his securities trading firm for 11 years. He has always been a loyal employee but things may be changing. He's advised by his boss that he ... See full summary »

Director: John Newland | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Dick York, Sarah Marshall, Wendell Holmes

Votes: 126

18. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

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

8.1
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The cases of a master criminal defense attorney, handling the most difficult of cases in the aid of the innocent.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 4,362

19. Get Smart (1965–1970)
Episode: With Love and Twitches (1968)

TV-G | 25 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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On 86 and 99's wedding day Max breaks out in a rash, but not due to cold feet. He was given a tonic by a fugitive doctor that will cause his chest to break out in a map.

Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Jane Dulo

Votes: 91

20. Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Not Rated | 161 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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95 Metascore

In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell

Votes: 55,057 | Gross: $11.90M

21. Lawman (1958–1962)

30 min | Western

8.0
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This is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming, and his Deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing.

Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Peggie Castle, Emile Avery

Votes: 563

22. Judd for the Defense (1967–1969)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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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: 161

23. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Pre-Opening Report from Disneyland/A Tribute to Mickey Mouse (1955)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.0
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Add a Plot

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Nancy Abbate, Julie Bishop, Lonnie Burr, Robert Cummings

Votes: 15

24. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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In this hit 1950's TV series, a millionaire indulges himself giving away one million dollars apiece to persons that he has never met.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Paul Frees, Roy Gordon, Russ Conway

Votes: 401

25. Mr. Lucky (1959–1960)

30 min | Comedy, Thriller

7.9
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Mr. Lucky was an honest professional gambler who had won a plush floating casino, the ship Fortuna, and used it as his base of operations. Staying beyond the three-mile limit, where he ... See full summary »

Stars: John Vivyan, Ross Martin, Tom Brown, Joe Scott

Votes: 237

26. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Originally billed as "Playhouse of the Stars" this long running anthology series was originally presented live from New York City. Irene Dunne was briefly the hostess in 1952, and the show frequently used Broadway performers in classic stories.

Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, Robert Paige, Walter Coy

Votes: 182

27. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.9
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The show started in New York with Broadway actors. It then moved to Hollywood where Hollywood actors headed the cast.

Stars: Philip Carey, Laraine Day, Willis Bouchey, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 127

28. Northwest Passage (1958–1959)

25 min | Adventure

7.9
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Major Robert Rogers organized "Rogers Rangers" to search for the alleged waterway across the United States during the French and Indian War (1754-1759). Helping Rogers, an experienced ... See full summary »

Stars: Keith Larsen, Buddy Ebsen, Don Burnett, Philip Tonge

Votes: 75

29. Petticoat Junction (1963–1970)
Episode: Kate the Stockholder (1964)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy

7.9
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Homer Bedloe wants to get rid of the Cannonball Express in Hooterville, so he begins to harass Floyd and Charley. Kate finds a way stop Bedloe.

Director: David Alexander | Stars: Bea Benaderet, Edgar Buchanan, Jeannine Riley, Pat Woodell

Votes: 19

30. Pete and Gladys (1960–1962)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Pete Porter is an insurance salesman and the somewhat-dour straight man to his perky and beautiful but scatterbrained wife, Gladys.

Stars: Harry Morgan, Cara Williams, Verna Felton, Shirley Mitchell

Votes: 98

31. Dennis the Menace (1959–1963)
Episode: Dennis Runs Away (1960)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Family

7.8
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After Joey has to go home Dennis has no one to play with Henry is going golfing, Mr. Wilson is going bowling, Alice has a date to play bridge and his other friends aren't around So, Dennis ... See full summary »

Director: William D. Russell | Stars: Jay North, Herbert Anderson, Gloria Henry, Joseph Kearns

Votes: 25

32. The Big Valley (1965–1969)
Episode: Judgement in Heaven (1965)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.8
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Jarrod arranges for the girlfriend of a murderous outlaw to be released from jail so she can spend Christmas with the Barkley family. The family has mixed feelings about sharing the ... See full summary »

Director: Murray Golden | Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans

Votes: 75

33. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)
Episode: The Gardener's Big Day (1959)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.8
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The governor is coming to town to dedicate a local park. The Anderson's gardener is chosen as the official greeter to the governor when he arrives. When Fronk shows up for rehearsal, the city mayor does not want Fronk since he is Mexican.

Director: Peter Tewksbury | Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Elinor Donahue, Billy Gray

Votes: 22

34. The Texan (1958–1960)

30 min | Western

7.7
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The Texan, a Civil War Veteran whose reputation of being the fastest gun in the west precedes him, roams across Texas from town to town, not looking for trouble, but trouble finds him.

Stars: Rory Calhoun, Regis Parton, Duncan Lamont, James Drake

Votes: 110

35. The Gertrude Berg Show (1961–1962)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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A middle-aged widow enrolls in college as a freshman when her children are grown up, and her experience of life outside academia together with her gentle humor and emotional dignity prove an invaluable asset to the students' young minds.

Stars: Gertrude Berg, Cedric Hardwicke, Mary Wickes, Skip Ward

Votes: 40

36. The Big Valley (1965–1969)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.6
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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: 2,280

37. Alcoa Theatre (1957–1960)

30 min | Drama

7.6
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When The Alcoa Hour dramatic anthology series moved from Sunday night to Monday, both the name and the format were changed. Instead of having a completely different cast for each episode, ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Lemmon, David Niven, Robert Ryan, Charles Boyer

Votes: 49

38. State Trooper (1956– )
Episode: Safe on a Boat (1957)

30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Police investigate the theft of Las Vegas casino's safe that disappeared during a lavish wedding ceremony. Blake's only clue points to the honeymooning couple who are en route to Niagara Falls.

Director: Richard Irving | Stars: Rod Cameron, Whitney Blake, John Vivyan, Gerald Milton

Votes: 7

39. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: The End of Indian Summer (1957)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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An insurance investigator and his wife look into the case of Mrs. Gillespie, who has been widowed twice -- and has twice enjoyed windfalls from her husbands' life insurance.

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Steve Forrest, Gladys Cooper, James Gleason

Votes: 278

40. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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The popular radio show comes to life in this hit sitcom about a wise family man, Jim Anderson, his common-sense wife Margaret and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy.

Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Billy Gray, Lauren Chapin

Votes: 1,664

41. Some Came Running (1958)

Approved | 137 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Dave Hirsch, a writer and an army veteran winds up in his small Indiana hometown, to the dismay of his respectable older brother. He meets and befriends various different characters and tries to figure out what to do with his life.

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Martha Hyer

Votes: 5,275

42. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: The Night the World Ended (1957)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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A newsman plays a joke on a homeless man by showing him a fake article that says the world is going end that night, but the prank has deadly results.

Director: Justus Addiss | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Russell Collins, Harold J. Stone, Edith Barrett

Votes: 296

43. Bonanza (1959–1973)

TV-PG | 49 min | Western

7.3
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The Wild West adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their Nevada ranch while helping the surrounding community.

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

Votes: 7,222

44. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Set in the Louisiana Territory around 1830, wealthy planter Jim Bowie encounters many famous people in New Orleans or the backwoods, relying for protection on the knife he supposedly ... See full summary »

Stars: Scott Forbes, William Schallert, John Laing, Joyce Vanderveen

Votes: 164

45. The Thin Man (1957–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Mystery

7.2
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Amateur detectives Nick and Nora Charles investigate various crimes.

Stars: Peter Lawford, Phyllis Kirk, Asta, Jack Albertson

Votes: 181

46. The Thin Man (1957–1959)
Episode: The Tennis Champ (1958)

30 min | Comedy, Mystery

7.2
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When a tennis player dies mysteriously, Nick suspects foul play and discovers that the man was hated by most of his fellow competitors.

Director: Bretaigne Windust | Stars: Peter Lawford, Phyllis Kirk, Asta, Lola Albright

Votes: 6

47. Dennis the Menace (1959–1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.1
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Television episodes built around the same sorts of incidents found in Hank Ketcham's long-running comic strip.

Stars: Herbert Anderson, Jay North, Gloria Henry, Billy Booth

Votes: 1,594

48. Petticoat Junction (1963–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

7.0
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The misadventures of the family staff of The Shady Rest Hotel and their neighbors of Hooterville.

Stars: Edgar Buchanan, Linda Henning, Bea Benaderet, Frank Cady

Votes: 2,195

49. Cadillac Records (2008)

R | 109 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.0
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65 Metascore

Chronicles the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists.

Director: Darnell Martin | Stars: Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright, Beyoncé, Columbus Short

Votes: 18,652 | Gross: $8.20M

50. The Joker Is Wild (1957)

Approved | 126 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

7.0
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Frank Sinatra plays Joe E. Lewis, a famous comedian of the 1930s-50s. When the movie opens, Lewis is a young, talented singer who performs in speakeasies. When he bolts one job for another,... See full summary »

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Mitzi Gaynor, Jeanne Crain, Eddie Albert

Votes: 1,060



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