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1. Soul Train (1971–2006)
Episode: James Brown (1973)

TV-14 | Music, Talk-Show

9.6
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James Brown gets a Soul Train tribute here as he performs various hits like "Get On The Good Foot," "Soul Power," "Make It Funky," "Cold Sweat," "Try Me," "Hot Pants," "Get Up (I Feel Like ... See full summary »

Director: B.J. Jackson | Stars: Don Cornelius, James Brown, Lyn Collins, Carole Creekmore

Votes: 5

2. In the Nick of Time (2005–2007)
Episode: Episode #1.17 (2006)

Comedy, Drama, Mystery

9.5
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Now, Candy-Candy (Dalia), Niels Holgerson (Spyros), Tintin (Fotis) and Frou Frou (Aggela) set in motion the plan to save Clarabelle (Zoumboulia) from the Dalton Brothers (bad guys) at the ... See full summary »

Director: Antonis Aggelopoulos | Stars: Smaragda Karydi, Elissavet Konstantinidou, Giorgos Kapoutzidis, Argyris Angelou

Votes: 17

3. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

9.4
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A family tragedy prompts gangster Carl "CJ" Johnson to return home, only to find it overrun by crime and corruption, which he must regain control of the streets before it gets even worse.

Stars: Young Maylay, Faizon Love, Yolanda 'Yo-Yo' Whittaker, Clifton Powell

Votes: 31,399

4. Michael Jackson's Scream: HIStory in the Making - An MTV News Special (1995 TV Short)

Documentary, Short, Music

9.3
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Stars: Alison Stewart, Jimmy Jam, Janet Jackson, Travis Payne

Votes: 69

5. The Blacklist (2013– )
Episode: The Director (No. 24): Conclusion (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.3
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As the Cabal prepares to assassinate Liz, Red calls upon the task force to combine efforts to outmaneuver The Cabal to exonerate her. Red delivers a final ultimatum.

Director: John Terlesky | Stars: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold

Votes: 1,883

6. Formula 1: BBC Sport (2009– )
Episode: The Monaco Grand Prix (2010)

Sport

9.2
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The Grand Prix of Monaco 2010 took place on 16 May at the Circuit de Monaco at Monte Carlo and was the sixth race of the 2010 Formula 1 World Cup.

Stars: Jake Humphrey, David Coulthard, Eddie Jordan, Martin Brundle

Votes: 8

7. Super Night of Rock 'n' Roll (1984 TV Movie)

Music

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Director: Malcolm Leo | Stars: Donny Baldwin, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Craig Chaquico

Votes: 8

8. The 34th Annual Grammy Awards (1992 TV Special)

Music

9.0
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Grammy - music award of the American academy of the audio recording, was founded by the American association of sound-recording companies of March, 14, 1958. Grammy is awarded annually as a... See full summary »

Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Clint Black, Boyz II Men, Garth Brooks, James Brown

Votes: 71

9. Motown Returns to the Apollo (1985 TV Special)

120 min | Music

9.0
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Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Debbie Allen, Gerald Alston, Ricky Bell, Renaldo Benson

Votes: 54

10. Future Shock (1976–1978)

60 min | Music

9.0
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Star: James Brown

Votes: 5

11. Pavarotti & Friends 2002 for Angola (2002 TV Special)

Documentary, Music

9.0
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Director: Stefano Vicario | Stars: Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli, James Brown, Grace Jones

Votes: 12

12. Pose (2018– )
Episode: Acting Up (2019)

TV-MA | 61 min | Drama

9.0
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Blanca encourages the House of Evangelista to follow their dreams. Pray Tell joins an activist group to fight for the rights of HIV-positive people.

Director: Gwyneth Horder-Payton | Stars: Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter, Dominique Jackson, Indya Moore

Votes: 375

13. Damages (2007–2012)
Episode: Because I Know Patty (2007)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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The season comes to its shocking conclusion.

Director: Todd A. Kessler | Stars: Glenn Close, Rose Byrne, Zeljko Ivanek, Noah Bean

Votes: 397

14. Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (2006– )
Episode: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mai (2009)

Animation, Comedy

8.9
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Melvin goes bananas. Also, Mai finally shows that she is capable of dueling, or does she?

Director: Martin Billany | Star: Martin Billany

Votes: 11

15. The Wire (2002–2008)
Episode: Moral Midgetry (2004)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.9
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Prez impresses the detail with what he's found out from Bodie's cell phone, information that sends McNulty and Greggs on a road trip. Colvin sees the benefits of his plan working. Carcetti ... See full summary »

Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Dominic West, John Doman, Idris Elba, Frankie Faison

Votes: 2,273

16. WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982)
Episode: The Consultant (1981)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

8.9
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Mother Carlson hires a radio doctor to evaluate the station and Andy worries when the doctor threatens to write a poor review if the station doesn't buy his services.

Director: Dolores Ferraro | Stars: Gary Sandy, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Richard Sanders

Votes: 90

17. The Dukes of September Live at Lincoln Center (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary, Music

8.8
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Director: David Horn | Stars: Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Boz Scaggs, Jon Herington

Votes: 5

18. Treme (2010–2013)
Episode: Do Watcha Wanna (2011)

TV-MA | 86 min | Drama, Music

8.8
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In the Season 2 finale, Jazz Fest takes center stage in New Orleans, giving Treme residents a welcome respite from a challenging year.

Director: Ernest R. Dickerson | Stars: Khandi Alexander, Rob Brown, Kim Dickens, India Ennenga

Votes: 159

19. Muppets Tonight (1996–1998)
Episode: Pierce Brosnan (1996)

Comedy, Family, Music

8.8
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Director: Gary Halvorson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Steve Whitmire, Bill Barretta, Kevin Clash

Votes: 21

20. Pose (2018– )
Episode: Revelations (2019)

TV-MA | 56 min | Drama

8.8
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Relationships are irreparably damaged when Damon reveals the secrets others have been hiding.

Director: Steven Canals | Stars: Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter, Dominique Jackson, Indya Moore

Votes: 156

21. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

8.7
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Harry Shearer, Julie Kavner

Votes: 337,504

22. The Filthy Frank Show (2011–2017)
Episode: Ask Filthy Frank #4 (Killing Babies and Power Rangers) (2012)

4 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

8.7
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Director: Joji | Stars: Bloody Hairy, Joji

Votes: 31

23. TV total (1999–2015)
Episode: Episode dated 27 November 2003 (2003)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: James Brown, Tomirae Brown, Stefan Raab

Votes: 6

24. City of God (2002)

R | 130 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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79 Metascore

In the slums of Rio, two kids' paths diverge as one struggles to become a photographer and the other a kingpin.

Directors: Fernando Meirelles, Kátia Lund | Stars: Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino, Matheus Nachtergaele, Phellipe Haagensen

Votes: 651,529 | Gross: $7.56M

25. 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (2003 Video)

90 min | Music, Comedy

8.6
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A new collection of Weird Al Yankovic's parody and original music videos, including "The Saga Begins" and "All About The Pentiums" from the "Running With Scissors" album and "Bob" from the "Poodle Hat" album.

Directors: Jay Levey, 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Francis Delia, Janet Greek, Scott Nordlund, Mark Osborne, Dror Soref, Robert K. Weiss | Stars: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Thomas R. Peters Jr., Jon Schwartz, Tom Snyder

Votes: 602

26. Gran Turismo 4 (2004 Video Game)

E | Family, Sport

8.6
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Gran Turismo 4 has over 700 cars, more than 100 courses, and uses an all-new physics engine. New and enhanced racing modes encompassing more than 200 championship races and highly detailed car customization.

Directors: Kazunori Yamauchi, Tatsuya Matsue, Takamasa Shichisawa

Votes: 753

27. Life on the Road with Mr. and Mrs. Brown (2009)

Documentary, Music

8.6
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A look at James and Tomi Rae Brown's marriage, as well as their respective musical careers.

Directors: Camille Solari, Sheila Lussier | Stars: Apl.de.Ap, David Arden, Beastie Boys, The Black Eyed Peas

Votes: 27

28. Billions (2016– )
Episode: A Proper Sendoff (2019)

TV-MA | 58 min | Drama

8.6
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Chuck begins work in a new position. Axe is surprised by a visitor from his past. Wendy deals with the consequences of Chuck's actions. Taylor goes after an organization that has a history with Axe.

Director: Matthew McLoota | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff, Toby Leonard Moore

Votes: 535

29. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: Boca (1999)

TV-MA | 52 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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The capos discuss what to do about the local soccer coach, while Junior's mouth causes him some embarrassment.

Director: Andy Wolk | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 2,822

30. The Breaks (2017)
Episode: It's Just Begun (2017)

TV-14 | 41 min | Drama, Music

8.6
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Nikki needs to get D Rome on stage with Keith Sweat; Barry Fouray wants face time Mattie Taylor, Ahm and DeeVee get back into business.

Director: Rashaad Ernesto Green | Stars: Afton Williamson, Tristan Mack Wilds, Antoine Harris, David Call

Votes: 14

31. The Midnight Special (1972–1981)

90 min | Music

8.5
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Late night rock and pop music performances are featured.

Stars: Wolfman Jack, Helen Reddy, Donna Summer, Tina Turner

Votes: 220

32. When the Music's Over (1982 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, History, Music

8.5
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Rare performance footage, film clips and revealing interviews. Featuring Bill Haley, Buddy Holly, Sam Cook, Otis Redding, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Elvis Presley and John ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Balton | Stars: Bill Haley, Buddy Holly, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding

Votes: 6

34. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Raisins (2003)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

8.5
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Stan becomes inconsolable after Wendy breaks up with him, and Butters has a crush on a sexy waitress at a local restaurant.

Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Nico Agnone, Jennifer Howell

Votes: 1,832

35. Get a Life (1990–1992)
Episode: Terror on the Hell Loop 2000 (1990)

Comedy, Fantasy

8.5
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Chris wakes up, kisses Daryl Hannah, does his paper route, drags his neighbor to an amusement park and gets stuck on a roller coaster.

Director: David Mirkin | Stars: Chris Elliott, Sam Robards, Robin Riker, Zachary Benjamin

Votes: 69

36. München 7 (2004–2016)
Episode: Zu spät (2004)

57 min | Comedy, Crime

8.5
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Too late.

Director: Franz Xaver Bogner | Stars: Andreas Giebel, Florian Karlheim, Luise Kinseher, Winfried Frey

Votes: 12

37. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

PG | 117 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.4
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87 Metascore

Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.

Directors: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman | Stars: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali

Votes: 247,161 | Gross: $190.24M

38. Django Unchained (2012)

R | 165 min | Drama, Western

8.4
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81 Metascore

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington

Votes: 1,228,356 | Gross: $162.81M

39. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)

105 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.4
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Doc Severinsen, Skitch Henderson

Votes: 2,863

40. The T.A.M.I. Show (1964)

123 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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Surf pop duo, Jan and Dean host this showcase of performances by well-known Rock, R&B, and pop stars of the era.

Director: Steve Binder | Stars: The Beach Boys, The Barbarians, Chuck Berry, The Blossoms

Votes: 585

41. Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music (2005– )

360 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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Stars: Colin Salmon, James Brown, Solomon Burke, Jerry Butler

Votes: 90

42. Downhill Domination (2003 Video Game)

Adventure

8.4
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Stars: Karen Muro, Owen Richardson, Greg Gregoire, Hyrum David Summerhays

Votes: 25

43. Flip (1970–1974)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1970)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.4
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Guests - David Frost, James Brown, The Muppets

Director: Tim Kiley | Stars: Flip Wilson, James Brown, David Frost, Caroll Spinney

Votes: 5

44. Entourage (2004–2011)
Episode: Fire Sale (2008)

TV-MA | 24 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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Eric, Vince, and Ari go all out to sell their new movie. Drama has another memorable turn on a talk show.

Director: Seith Mann | Stars: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Votes: 604

45. Lost (2004–2010)
Episode: The Greater Good (2005)

TV-14 | 43 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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After burying one of their own, tempers flare as the castaways' suspicions of each other grow -- and an unlikely survivor vows revenge. Meanwhile, Claire and Charlie struggle to calm her newborn.

Director: David Grossman | Stars: Naveen Andrews, Emilie de Ravin, Matthew Fox, Jorge Garcia

Votes: 3,743

46. The Wonder Years (1988–1993)
Episode: The Tree House (1990)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.4
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Kevin and his Dad decide to build a tree house in the backyard. However, their father/son bonding is soon derailed when their work gives them a birds-eye view of an attractive female neighbor.

Director: Michael Dinner | Stars: Fred Savage, Dan Lauria, Alley Mills, Olivia d'Abo

Votes: 175

47. The Looming Tower (2018)
Episode: Tuesday (2018)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, History

8.4
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The CIA becomes aware that Al-Hazmi and Al-Mihdhar are gone and must relay that to the FBI. O'Neill accepts a job as head of security at the World Trade Center. Soufan is sent back to Yemen... See full summary »

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Jeff Daniels, Tahar Rahim, Wrenn Schmidt, Bill Camp

Votes: 283

48. Snatch (2000)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Crime

8.3
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55 Metascore

Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.

Director: Guy Ritchie | Stars: Jason Statham, Brad Pitt, Benicio Del Toro, Dennis Farina

Votes: 725,990 | Gross: $30.33M

49. Beat-Club (1965–1981)

30 min | Music

8.3
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Rock''s legendary performers graced the stage of this famed television show. Performing on television with no time limitations, these artists were able to pull out all the stops on, what today are, some of their most recognizable songs.

Stars: Uschi Nerke, Dave Lee Travis, Gitta Weidhaas, Karin Weidhaas

Votes: 54

50. Rock & Roll (1995– )

Documentary, Music

8.3
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A history of rock and roll music.

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Hoss Allen, Al Aronowitz, Joan Baez

Votes: 66



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