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1. Escape (1950– )

30 min | Drama

8.8
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Stars: Hanna Landy, Jack Lescoulie, Klock Ryder, Dave Ballard

Votes: 5

2. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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Sergeant Ernie Bilko is the ultimate con man. He runs the motor pool at a small Kansas U.S. Army Camp. Colonel Hall, nominally in charge of the base, tries to keep Bilko's plans in check. ... See full summary »

Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 1,275

3. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Joins the Navy (1958)

Comedy, Family

8.4
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Bilko is on furlough in San Diego with only $7 between him, Paparelli and Zimmerman. He hears about a Navy crap game and wins a fortune but then ends up at sea as a serving sailor.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Maurice Gosfield, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

4. The Ford Theatre Hour (1948–1951)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series based in New York City which attracted a high caliber group of actors, often Broadway stars. Stories were both drama and comedies, some original but others adaptions of films and plays.

Stars: William Brower, Biff McGuire, Ernest Truex, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 33

5. Suspense (1949–1954)

25 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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Live plays featuring people who were in dangerous and threatening situations.

Stars: Rex Marshall, Robert Emhardt, John Baragrey, Mildred Natwick

Votes: 149

6. The Clock (1949–1952)

30 min | Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Suspense/Anthology series based on a ABC radio series which ran from 1946-48. The half-hour series mostly consisted of original dramas concerning murder, mayhem or insanity. Series narrator... See full summary »

Stars: Larry Semon, Parker McCormick, Oliver Thorndike, Frankie Thomas

Votes: 26

7. Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (1950–1952)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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Dramatic anthology series presenting plays adopted from Pulitzer Prize winning stories, plays, novels, et cetera.

Stars: Elmer Davis, Charles Dingle, Richard Bishop, Joan Chandler

Votes: 20

8. One Man's Family (1949–1955)

30 min | Drama

7.7
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This soap opera was the TV version of the radio serial that had begun in 1932. It tells the story of San Francisco banker Henry Barbour and his family, i.e., Paul, the eldest son; Hazel, ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Dean, Emerson Treacy, Jack Webb, Anne Whitfield

Votes: 12

9. A Woman to Remember (1949– )

15 min

7.5
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One of television's first daytime serial dramas (which soon moved to an early-evening slot), this was a creative serial-within-a-serial about the actors and crew on a fictitious radio soap ... See full summary »

Stars: Patricia Wheel, Joan Catlin, John Raby, Frankie Thomas

Votes: 11

10. The Major and the Minor (1942)

Passed | 100 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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A woman disguises herself as a child to save on a train fare and is taken in charge by an army man who doesn't notice the truth.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson, Robert Benchley

Votes: 5,749 | Gross: $6.38M

11. Boys Town (1938)

Passed | 96 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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When a death row prisoner tells him he wouldn't have led a life of crime if only he had had one friend as a child, Father Edward Flanagan decides to do something about. An advocate of child... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton

Votes: 4,884

12. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)

15 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

7.3
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Four centuries into the future, Cadets Tom Corbett, Roger Manning and Astro are training to become Solar Guards. Their ship, the "Polaris" took them to numerous adventures, usually natural catastrophes rather than villains.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Al Markim, Jan Merlin, Jack Grimes

Votes: 74

13. TV Guide Looks at Science Fiction (1997 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.2
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A history of science-fiction programs on television.

Stars: William Shatner, Don Hastings, Al Hodge, MJ Lallo

Votes: 11

14. Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (1939)

Approved | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.0
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Nancy helps two aging spinsters fulfill the byzantine provisions of their father's will, but the murder of their chauffeur complicates matters.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, Frankie Thomas, John Litel, Frank Orth

Votes: 626

15. Nancy Drew: Detective (1938)

Approved | 66 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.9
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After a wealthy dowager who has made a substantial donation her alma mater suddenly disappears, Nancy Drew sets out to solve the mystery.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, John Litel, James Stephenson, Frankie Thomas

Votes: 766

16. Nancy Drew... Trouble Shooter (1939)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.9
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When a close friend of the Drew family is accused of murder in a rural community, Nancy, aided by boyfriend Ted, helps her lawyer father expose the real killers.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, Frankie Thomas, John Litel, Aldrich Bowker

Votes: 531

17. One Foot in Heaven (1941)

Approved | 108 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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Episodic look at the life of a minister and his family as they move from one parish to another.

Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Fredric March, Martha Scott, Beulah Bondi, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 1,060

18. Invisible Stripes (1939)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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An ex-con who wants to go straight has difficulties trying to reintegrate into society while on parole.

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: George Raft, Jane Bryan, William Holden, Humphrey Bogart

Votes: 1,278 | Gross: $0.11M

19. Nancy Drew... Reporter (1939)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.7
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Nancy Drew, reporter for the school newspaper, clears a girl of murder charges.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, John Litel, Frankie Thomas, Dickie Jones

Votes: 980

20. A Dog of Flanders (1935)

Approved | 72 min | Drama

6.7
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Tentative adaptation of Ouida's sentimental classic about a poor Flemish boy (Frankie Thomas) whose ambition is to become a painter.

Director: Edward Sloman | Stars: Frankie Thomas, O.P. Heggie, Helen Parrish, DeWitt Jennings

Votes: 92

21. First Love (1954– )

Drama

6.7
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This short-lived soap opera centered around newlyweds Zack and Laurie James and the interactions they had with others. Specifically it was the interaction with good friends, Chris and Amy, another couple and Laurie's family.

Stars: Tod Andrews, Patricia Barry, Val Dufour, Paul McGrath

Votes: 6

22. Suspense (1949–1954)
Episode: Dr. Violet (1949)

Not Rated | 30 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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A college student studying abnormal psychology thinks the owner of a wax museum dedicated to murderers can teach her a few things. Police lock down Dr. Violet's exhibit after an actual ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Hume Cronyn, Evelyn Varden, Anne Francis, Ray Walston

Votes: 23

23. Always in My Heart (1942)

Passed | 92 min | Drama, Musical

6.4
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After many years, MacKenzie Scott is pardoned from prison, but his wife is already involved with another man. Nevertheless, he travels incognito to his family's town. There he befriends his... See full summary »

Director: Jo Graham | Stars: Kay Francis, Walter Huston, Gloria Warren, Patti Hale

Votes: 355

24. Hands of Mystery (1949–1952)

30 min | Drama, Mystery, Musical

6.4
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Hands of Murder (also known as Hands of Mystery and Hands of Destiny) was an American mystery/anthology series that aired on the DuMont Television Network.; seen on Friday nights.

Stars: Stephen Elliott, Ruth White, Hugh Franklin, Edward Andrews

Votes: 8

25. On Dress Parade (1939)

Passed | 62 min | Drama

6.2
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The Dead End Kids are sent to military school.

Directors: William Clemens, Noel M. Smith | Stars: Billy Halop, Bobby Jordan, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell

Votes: 280 | Gross: $0.10M

26. Angels Wash Their Faces (1939)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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A young man just released from a reformatory moves to a new neighborhood with his sister, intending to start a new life. However, he gets mixed up with the local mob boss and corrupt ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Ann Sheridan, Billy Halop, Bernard Punsly, Leo Gorcey

Votes: 361

27. Little Tough Guys in Society (1938)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy

6.0
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A society matron invites the gang to her estate as playmates for her spoiled brat son.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Mischa Auer, Mary Boland, Edward Everett Horton, Helen Parrish

Votes: 20

28. Wednesday's Child (1934)

Approved | 68 min | Drama

5.9
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A boy is miserable when his parents get divorced and can't seem to fit him into their new lives.

Director: John S. Robertson | Stars: Karen Morley, Edward Arnold, Frankie Thomas, Robert Shayne

Votes: 123

29. Flying Cadets (1941)

Passed | 64 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.5
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Story of test pilots at a school that trains new flyers.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: William Gargan, Edmund Lowe, Peggy Moran, Frank Albertson

Votes: 17

30. Code of the Streets (1939)

Approved | 72 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.5
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Hoodlum Tommy Shay is sentenced to die for the murder of Police Lieutenant Carson, although Tommy was in a poker game at the time with a man calling himself "Denver" Collins. Collins has ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Young | Stars: Harry Carey, Frankie Thomas, James McCallion, Juanita Quigley

Votes: 23

31. Tim Tyler's Luck (1937)

Approved | 212 min | Adventure

5.2
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Kind-heart boy with sturdy character visits Africa to search for his missing father and finds adventures against hard-core criminals and wild animals.

Directors: Ford Beebe, Wyndham Gittens | Stars: Frankie Thomas, Frances Robinson, Jack Mulhall, Al Shean

Votes: 246

32. The Borden Show (1947– )

30 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Vaughn Taylor, Charles Avery, John Baragrey, Doris Belack

33. Volume One (1949– )

30 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

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Short lived (six weeks) show featuring horror and suspense stories.

Stars: Wyllis Cooper, Jack Lescoulie, Nancy Sheridan, Frankie Thomas

34. The Lamb's Gambol (1949– )

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Stars: William Gaxton, Bobby Clark, Bob Hawk, Jay Jostyn

35. The Borden Show (1947– )
Episode: A French Dilemma (1947)

Comedy, Music

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Director: Fred Coe | Stars: Barbara Morrison, Vaughn Taylor, Frankie Thomas

36. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: A Mighty Mite (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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T.J. is constantly teased about his diminutive stature - that is until the Polaris springs a deadly fuel link and only a man T.J.'s size can affect the repairs to save the ship and its crew.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jack Grimes, Al Markim

37. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Ace of the Space Lanes (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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Glory hound Roy Cowan is assigned to the Polaris to attempt a new speed record for the Titan run. After his recklessness endangers the ship Cowan flees the vessel, leaving Tom and his ... See full summary »

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Ed Bryce, Ralph Camargo, Jack Grimes

38. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Ambush in Space (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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Roy Cowan, a disgraced Solar Guard captain, breaks out of prison and, with two henchman, hijacks a space freighter to use as bait to destroy his old adversaries on board the Polaris.

Director: Ralph Ward | Stars: Frankie Thomas, Al Markim, Jack Grimes, Ralph Camargo

39. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Assignment: Mercury (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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A mistake by T.J. causes the Polaris to veer into Mercury's atmosphere - and it's deadly temperature.

Director: Ralph Ward | Stars: Frankie Thomas, Al Markim, Jack Grimes, Ben Stone

40. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Astro's Trial (1954)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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Astro is charged with negligence when his commands seem to have caused a spaceship to wreck.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jack Grimes, Al Markim

41. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Cargo of Death (1954)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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The captain of a tramp space freighter kidnaps Roger when his failure to maintain his vessel kills many of his crew. Tom and Astro infiltrate the ship to rescue Roger before the ship explodes due to its commander's negligence.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jan Merlin, Al Markim, Harry Bellaver

42. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Comet of Danger (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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A photographer traveling with Tom, Astro and T.J. on a routine mission requests to take close-up pictures of a nearby comet with disastrous results.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jack Grimes, Al Markim

43. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Comet of Death (1954)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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The Polaris crosses the path of a comet, imperiling both ship and crew.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jan Merlin, Al Markim

44. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Danger in Deep Space (1952)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jan Merlin, Al Markim, John Fiedler

45. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Danger in the Asteroid Belt (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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A routine training flight turns potentially deadly when Tom's vessel becomes trapped in an asteroid belt.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jack Grimes, Al Markim

46. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Death Trap (1954)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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Tom responds to a mysterious distress signal from an empty sector of space.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jan Merlin, Al Markim

47. The Lamb's Gambol (1949– )
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1949)

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Stars: Bobby Clark, Mary McCarty, Frankie Thomas, Patrice Wymore

48. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: Exercise for Death (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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The leader of the Solar Guard is less than impressed with the Polaris' crew until Tom and his friends volunteer to destroy a target rocket ship that is out of control and endangering Space Patrol vessels.

Stars: Carter Blake, Jack Grimes, William Johnstone, Al Markim

49. Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (1950–1955)
Episode: False Alert (1955)

Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

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The Polaris responds to a mayday signal only to discover that the SOS is only a fake designed to lure unwary ships to their doom.

Stars: Frankie Thomas, Jack Grimes, Al Markim

50. The Ford Theatre Hour (1948–1951)
Episode: Father Malachy's Miracle (1950)

Drama

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Stars: William Brower, Francis De Sales, Joe Foley, Henry Jones



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