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1. The Brady Bunch (1969–1974)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.6
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The misadventures of a large family united when a widower and a widow marry.

Stars: Robert Reed, Florence Henderson, Ann B. Davis, Maureen McCormick

Votes: 11,286

2. Saved by the Bell (1989–1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.0
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A close knit group of six friends try to make it through their teens while attending Bayside High School in Palisades, California.

Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Dustin Diamond, Lark Voorhies

Votes: 29,132

3. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.9
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A streetwise, poor young man from Philadelphia is sent by his mother to live with his aunt, uncle and cousins in their Bel-Air mansion.

Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Alfonso Ribeiro, Tatyana Ali

Votes: 110,280

4. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Widower Sheriff Andy Taylor, and his son Opie, live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry, North Carolina. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney Fife.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 10,911

5. Eureka (2006–2012)

TV-14 | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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A U.S. Marshall becomes the sheriff of a remote cozy little Northwestern town of Eureka where the best minds in the US have secretly been tucked away to build futuristic inventions for the government which often go disastrously wrong.

Stars: Colin Ferguson, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Erica Cerra, Neil Grayston

Votes: 45,241

6. Roseanne (1988–2018)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A revival of the popular 1990s sitcom 'Roseanne,' which centered on the everyday life of an American working-class family.

Stars: Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Michael Fishman

Votes: 37,742

7. Growing Pains (1985–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.6
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The misadventures of a family with a home business father and a journalist mother.

Stars: Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron, Jeremy Miller

Votes: 12,404

8. Happy Days (1974–1984)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Music

7.4
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The Cunningham family live through the 1950s with help and guidance from the lovable and almost superhuman greaser, Fonzie.

Stars: Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Marion Ross, Tom Bosley

Votes: 14,533

9. Step by Step (1991–1998)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.5
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Two families become one, step by step.

Stars: Patrick Duffy, Suzanne Somers, Brandon Call, Staci Keanan

Votes: 11,430

10. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.4
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The goings-on in the life of a successful African-American family.

Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Votes: 29,394

11. MacGyver (1985–1992)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.7
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The adventures of a secret Agent armed with almost infinite scientific resourcefulness.

Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Dana Elcar, Bruce McGill, Robin Mossley

Votes: 33,177

12. Leave It to Beaver (1957–1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.5
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The misadventures of a suburban boy, family and friends.

Stars: Jerry Mathers, Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow

Votes: 6,014

13. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.7
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A group of girls, attending a boarding school, tackle issues throughout teenage life and later adulthood.

Stars: Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields, Mindy Cohn, Nancy McKeon

Votes: 5,226

14. Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969–1970)

TV-G | 60 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.8
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A group of teenage friends and their Great Dane (Scooby-Doo) travel in a bright green van solving strange and hilarious mysteries, while returning from or going to a regular teenage function.

Stars: Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe, Vic Perrin

Votes: 27,104

15. Mr. Bean (1990–1995)

TV-G | 350 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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Bumbling, childlike Mr. Bean has trouble completing the simplest of tasks in day-to-day life, but his perseverance and resourcefulness frequently allow him to find ingenious ways around problems.

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Robin Driscoll, Matilda Ziegler, Matthew Ashforde

Votes: 90,775

16. Perfect Strangers (1986–1993)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.2
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A high strung and cynical man's life is never the same when his naive but good-natured cousin comes to America to live with him.

Stars: Bronson Pinchot, Mark Linn-Baker, Melanie Wilson, Rebeca Arthur

Votes: 7,848

17. My Two Dads (1987–1990)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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When Marcy Bradford dies, she leaves her teen-age daughter Nicole in the custody of two ex-boyfriends - Michael, a straight-laced and formal man; and Joey, a wild artist.

Stars: Paul Reiser, Greg Evigan, Staci Keanan, Florence Stanley

Votes: 2,770

18. Charles in Charge (1984–1990)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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Charles, a college student, is a live-in housekeeper in the Powell household. Charles, along with his friend Buddy, attempts to juggle his studies, friendships, and duties to the family.

Stars: Scott Baio, Willie Aames, Nicole Eggert, Josie Davis

Votes: 4,803

19. Hey Arnold! (1994–2004)

TV-Y7 | 15 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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The everyday life of Arnold, a 4th-grader in a nameless city that resembles Brooklyn, New York, who lives in a multi-racial boarding house with his grandparents and a motley assortment of neighbors and friends.

Stars: Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta, Justin Shenkarow

Votes: 28,173

20. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Family, Fantasy, Mystery

7.8
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A group of teenagers solves local crimes, capers, and mysteries in their neighborhood, with the help of a ghost who can only communicate through writing and words.

Stars: David López, Blaze Berdahl, Todd Alexander, Marcella Lowery

Votes: 2,107

21. Timecrimes (2007)

R | 92 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.2
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68 Metascore

A man accidentally gets into a time machine and travels back in time nearly an hour. Finding himself will be the first of a series of disasters of unforeseeable consequences.

Director: Nacho Vigalondo | Stars: Karra Elejalde, Candela Fernández, Bárbara Goenaga, Nacho Vigalondo

Votes: 53,131 | Gross: $0.04M

22. Mercury Rising (1998)

R | 111 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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37 Metascore

Shadowy elements in the NSA target a nine-year old autistic savant for death when he is able to decipher a top secret code.

Director: Harold Becker | Stars: Bruce Willis, Miko Hughes, Alec Baldwin, Chi McBride

Votes: 63,302 | Gross: $32.94M

23. The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (1998–2006)

TV-G | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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A young boy, who happens to be a genius, lives in a small town with his family and friends and often gets into crazy adventures with them involving the things he invents.

Stars: Debi Derryberry, Jeffrey Garcia, Rob Paulsen, Carolyn Lawrence

Votes: 15,158

24. Rebelde (2004–2006)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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Six teenagers with different lives and personalities attend a prominent private school with only one thing in common: their vocation and passion for music.

Stars: Anahí, Dulce María, Alfonso Herrera, Christopher Von Uckermann

Votes: 2,632

25. What's New, Scooby-Doo? (2002–2006)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.2
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Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang are launched into the 21st century, with new mysteries to solve.

Stars: Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn, Grey Griffin

Votes: 6,771

26. The New Scooby-Doo Movies (1972–1973)

TV-G | 83 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.7
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The Mystery Inc. gang investigate more supernatural sightings with various guest stars and characters.

Stars: Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Frank Welker, Heather North

Votes: 3,621

27. Escape Room (I) (2017)

R | 86 min | Horror

4.3
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Four friends who partake in a popular Los Angeles escape room, owned by Brice (Ulrich), find themselves stuck with a demonically possessed killer. Sean Young plays the keeper of a box ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Dukes | Stars: Skeet Ulrich, Sean Young, Christine Donlon, Randy Wayne

Votes: 2,269

28. Bob the Builder (1998–2004)

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Biography, Comedy

5.4
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Bob the Builder and his machine team are ready to tackle any project. Bob and the Can-Do Crew demonstrate the power of positive thinking, problem-solving, teamwork, and follow-through. The ... See full summary »

Stars: Rob Rackstraw, Kate Harbour, Lorelei King, Neil Morrissey

Votes: 3,375

29. The Smurfs (1981–1990)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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The Smurfs are little blue creatures that live in mushroom houses in a forest inhabited mainly by their own kind. The smurfs average daily routine is attempting to avoid Gargomel, an evil man who wants to kill our little blue friends.

Stars: Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss, Frank Welker

Votes: 14,035

30. Cyberchase (2002– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.8
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Three kids, Jackie, Matt, Inez, and their bird friend Digit, must save cyberspace from the evil Hacker with the use of strategy and math skills.

Stars: Novie Edwards, Annick Obonsawin, Jacqueline Pillon, Bianca DeGroat

Votes: 1,783

31. Scooby-Doo and the Cyber Chase (2001 Video)

Unrated | 74 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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When Scooby and the gang get trapped in a video game created for them, they must fight against the 'Phantom Virus'. To escape the game they must go level by level and defeat the game once and for all.

Director: Jim Stenstrum | Stars: Scott Innes, Joe Alaskey, Bob Bergen, Grey Griffin

Votes: 5,175

32. The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (1985–1986)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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Shaggy and Scooby and friends must return 13 ghosts to a magic chest which they inadvertently released.

Stars: Casey Kasem, Heather North, Vincent Price, Susan Blu

Votes: 1,918

33. Team Umizoomi (2010–2015)

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Family

5.9
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Umifriend, Team Umizoomi needs your help! Build a super fast speedboat with shapes. Use pattern power to make chocolate and strawberry milk. Fix a broken subway train and so much more with these tiny super heroes!

Stars: Donovan Patton, P.T. Walkley, Ethan Kempner, Madeleine Yen

Votes: 584

34. The Flight of Dragons (1982 Video)

Passed | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.7
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A young Boston writer goes back in time into an era where wizards and dragon reign and science is just barely known.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Victor Buono, James Gregory, James Earl Jones, Harry Morgan

Votes: 5,025

35. Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972–1985)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.8
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The educational adventures of a group of Afro-American inner city kids.

Stars: Bill Cosby, Gerald Edwards, Erika Scheimer, Lou Scheimer

Votes: 1,836

36. A Pup Named Scooby-Doo (1988–1991)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.7
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A pre-teen version of Scooby Doo, with a pint-sized version of the title character.

Stars: Mark L. Taylor, Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Kellie Martin

Votes: 4,183

37. The Boys Club (1996)

R | 90 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.3
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Three teen boys find a man named Luke Cooper who clams to be a cop in their secret hideout. But can he be trusted? He seems nice at first, but when Luke becomes angry and starts threatening them, will the three teenagers stand together and fight back?

Director: John Fawcett | Stars: Chris Penn, Dominic Zamprogna, Stuart Stone, Devon Sawa

Votes: 1,078

38. Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (1979–1982)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.4
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Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy and Scooby-Doo travel from town to town in their van, The Mystery Machine, solving cases of hauntings, monsters and unexplained occurrences. Joining the gang is ... See full summary »

Stars: Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North, Frank Welker

Votes: 3,055

39. Fillmore! (2002–2004)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Action, Animation, Comedy

7.7
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Former delinquent now fights for the good guys at X Middle School.

Stars: Orlando Brown, Tara Strong, Don LaFontaine, Horatio Sanz

Votes: 2,050

40. The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014)

Not Rated | 105 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

8.1
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72 Metascore

The story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz, who took his own life at the age of 26.

Director: Brian Knappenberger | Stars: Aaron Swartz, Tim Berners-Lee, Cindy Cohn, Gabriella Coleman

Votes: 14,588 | Gross: $0.05M

41. Hey Dad..! (1987–1994)

23 min | Comedy

5.6
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Comedy series about a top architect, Martin Kelly, who gives up his business to cope with his three children when his wife dies. With the help of eccentric country cousin Betty, Martin soon... See full summary »

Stars: Julie McGregor, Robert Hughes, Sarah Monahan, Christopher Truswell

Votes: 298

42. Terror in the Family (1996 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 86 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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The portrait of a dysfunctional Nineties suburban family, where behind closed doors, alcohol and rebellion are hidden among the lie of perfection. 15-year-old Deena's sleazy, twisted boyfriend is believed - at first - to be the cause.

Director: Gregory Goodell | Stars: Joanna Kerns, Dan Lauria, Hilary Swank, Andrew Kavovit

Votes: 467

43. The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries (1984–1985)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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An updated version of the classic Hannah-Barbera mystery cartoon. The story for this series is about the same as for the older series, with one major change: the Mystery Machine gang is now... See full summary »

Stars: Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North, Frank Welker

Votes: 2,106

44. Zeitgeist: Addendum (2008 Video)

Not Rated | 123 min | Documentary, History, War

8.3
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Zeitgeist: Addendum attempts to locate the root causes of the pervasive social corruption, while also offering a solution.

Director: Peter Joseph | Stars: Jacque Fresco, Roxanne Meadows, John Perkins, George Carlin

Votes: 17,214

45. Medabots (1999–2004)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Sci-Fi, Action

6.9
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10-year-old Ikki Tenrio has always dreamed about becoming a top-ranked medafighter, and now that he has his own medabot he can finally pursue his dream.

Stars: Laurent Vernin, Dwayne Hill, Julie Lemieux, Terry McGurrin

Votes: 1,845

46. Peg+Cat (2013– )

G | 27 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.8
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A spirited little girl named Peg and her sidekick Cat solve problems using foundational math concepts.

Stars: Christian Distefano, Hayley Faith Negrin, Dwayne Hill, Tommy Wazelle

Votes: 270

47. The Furchester Hotel (2014– )

Family

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The Furchester family run the Furchester Hotel, with help from Elmo's and The Cookie Monster. Fun and shenanigans are always being had.

Stars: Neil Sterenberg, Warrick Brownlow-Pike, Louise Gold, Andrew Spooner

Votes: 97

48. Stanley (2001–2007)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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Stanley is an imaginative and creative little boy who loves to make simple drawings of his favorite animals. His parents and his older brother can't see or hear the conversations he has ... See full summary »

Stars: Charles Shaughnessy, Jessica D. Stone, Hynden Walch, Rene Mujica

Votes: 452

49. Biggleton (2017– )

TV-Y | 11 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.7
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Comedy Series, aimed at 4 to 5 year olds, in which town residents solve problems.

Stars: Eamonn Holmes, Frankie Nipah, Holly Parsons, Austin Axon

Votes: 12

50. The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show (1983–1984)

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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An updated version of the classic Hanna-Barbera mystery cartoon. Daphne, Shaggy and Scooby-Doo travel from town to town in their van, The Mystery Machine, solving cases of hauntings, ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Messick, Nicole Jaffe, Casey Kasem, Heather North

Votes: 1,203



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