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1. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 2 (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

9.3
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The founder of a religious sect cons the townsfolk out of their land and Bret uses his own talents to get it back.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 10

2. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Hidalgo Thing (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

8.9
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When his partner Tom Guthrie is trying to get his sheriff's job back and hopes that Bret will keep quiet, Bret is busy with the biggest con of his life. Bret's brother Bart shows up.

Director: Thomas Carter | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 14

3. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: White on White and Nearly Perfect (1978)

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

8.9
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Handsome, charmed PI Lance White (Tom Selleck) may speak lines that sound like they're from a 1940s B movie, but everyone is so attracted to him they hang on his every word. That is, everyone except Jim.

Director: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Tom Selleck

Votes: 188

4. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: A Night at the Red Ox (1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.8
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A kangaroo court is set up to try Tom Guthrie for past crimes.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

5. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Nice Guys Finish Dead (1979)

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

8.8
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The special guest of a P.I. convention dinner is found murdered in the restroom, and Jim unhappily finds himself once more having to team up with flawless Lance White (Tom Selleck), while accident prone Freddie Beamer tags along.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, James Whitmore Jr.

Votes: 173

6. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Never Send a Boy King to Do a Man's Job (1979)

TV-PG | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Richie's father has been swindled by a man named Coombs. Jim assembles together a disparate group of con-artists in a complicated scheme using Coombs' anxieties, and even the "Curse" of King Tut, to save Mr. Brockelman from ruin.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Robert Webber

Votes: 144

7. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Paradise Cove (1979)

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

8.7
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Jim's Malibu neighbourhood becomes the site of a treasure hunt for a stash of gold bullion, stolen fifty years earlier.

Director: Stephen J. Cannell | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Mariette Hartley

Votes: 134

8. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Vulture Also Rises (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

8.7
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The townsfolk of Sweetwater want to call out the Army when a stagecoach is attacked by Indians.

Director: Michael O'Herlihy | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 14

9. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Kill the Messenger (1978)

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

8.5
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When an already overly stressed Dennis Becker is lumped with the unwelcome task of finding out who murdered Deputy Chief Towne's unfaithful wife, Jim decides to lend a hand in the investigation.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, W.K. Stratton

Votes: 113

10. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: A Material Difference (1979)

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

8.4
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Jim finds himself being dragged into a complicated situation when Angel's con job as a hit man for hire goes awry.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Michael McGuire

Votes: 108

11. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 1 (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

8.4
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The founder of a religious sect cons the townsfolk out of their land and Bret uses his own talents to get it back.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

12. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Empty Frame (1978)

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

8.4
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At a swank party, attended by some of LA's high society and police dept. VIPs, in honor of Angel's brother-in-law, Aaron, being made Chief of Police, a robbery takes place, while Lt. Doug Chapman is in charge of security. Desperate to get back into good graces with his superiors, Chapman swallows his pride and asks Rockford to help him.

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Stuart Margolin

Votes: 106

13. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Anything for a Friend (1981)

49 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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Tom Guthrie's plan to hide his wounded friend, Billy the Kid, from a vengeful U.S. Marshal at Bret's ranch threaten to spoil the ex-gambler's barn-raising.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 11

14. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Rattlesnake Brigade (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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The owners of the Red Ox have outlaws after them due to a shipment of gold.

Director: Fernando Lamas | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 10

15. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Dateline: Sweetwater (1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.2
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Big business tries to takeover the town of Sweetwater.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 9

16. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Welcome to Sweetwater (1981)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.2
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The railroad wants to buy the ranch that Bret wants to retire to.

Director: Rod Holcomb | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 15

17. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)

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

8.1
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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator.

Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Luis Delgado

Votes: 6,437

18. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Heartaches of a Fool (1978)

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

8.1
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Jim finds that a country music star, corrupt union boss and Chinese triad all have one thing in common with why Rocky ended in hospital after his rig was forced off the road: sausages.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Taylor Lacher

Votes: 127

19. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Horse of Yet Another Color (1982)

48 min | Drama, Western

8.1
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Young Theodore Roosevelt comes to Sweetwater to find the President's horse, which is a gift to Geronimo as party of a treaty arrangement and has turned up missing.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

20. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Battle-Ax and the Exploding Cigar (1979)

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

8.1
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Ignorant that he's been driving a hot Cadillac with an illegal stash of guns in the trunk, leads Jim into rubbing shoulders with the FBI and the Company.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Marge Redmond

Votes: 103

21. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Big Cheese (1979)

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

8.1
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Rockford gets a phone call telling him to expect a package in the mail. Two hoods then murder the caller and go to Rockford's trailer to await the package's arrival. When the package is a wheel of cheese the mystery only gets deeper.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Constance Towers

Votes: 89

22. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Not So Magnificent Six (1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.1
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A pulp writer hires six gunmen to kill Bret so that he can publish a new book.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 14

23. Off the Minnesota Strip (1980 TV Movie)

104 min | Drama

8.0
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A teenage runaway attempts to readjust to home and family life in Minnesota after returning home after years of working on the streets of New York City as a hooker and tries desperately to ... See full summary »

Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Michael Learned, Mare Winningham, Heather McAdam

Votes: 79

24. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Black Mirror (1978)

12 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Rockford's investigation of psychologist Megan Dougherty's stalker leads him to one of her patients who may have a split personality - one of which is a paid killer.

Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kathryn Harrold

Votes: 119

25. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Lions, Tigers, Monkeys and Dogs (1979)

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

8.0
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Jim rubs shoulders with royalty when a princess hires him because she believes someone is trying to kill her friend (Lauren Bacall).

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Lauren Bacall

Votes: 118

26. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Jersey Bounce (1978)

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

8.0
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Wrongly accused of beating a man to death, Jim discovers the best legal advice he can find is from disbarred lawyer John Cooper.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Sorrell Booke

Votes: 116

27. The Judge (I) (1986–1993)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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The Judge ran for a dozen years as a local show on WBNS-TV in Columbus, Ohio until it was picked up and syndicated by CBS. It centered on family court situations and involved children and ... See full summary »

Stars: John Harlan, Stan Roth, Robert Shield, Dana Gibson

Votes: 25

28. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: A Different Drummer (1979)

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

7.9
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While in hospital after a car accident, Jim stumbles across a black market for vital organs.

Director: Reza Badiyi | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, John Considine

Votes: 98

29. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Ballad of Bret Maverick (1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

7.9
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A songwriter wants to finish his ballad about the life of Bret Maverick. He wants to finish the song about how he died.

Director: Jeff Bleckner | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

30. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Deuce (1979)

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

7.9
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Having Jim doing jury duty leads to a mistrial and his being hired to investigate the case of pedestrian hit by a drunk-driver that brought the accused to court.

Director: Bernard McEveety | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Mills Watson

Votes: 98

31. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Mayflower's Women Historical Society (1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

7.9
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Be hanged or sell his life story. That's Bret's choice.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

32. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Rosendahl and Gilda Stern Are Dead (1978)

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

7.8
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A doctor's murder has direct connections to the Mob, and Jim comes to the assistance of hooker friend Rita Capcovik (Rita Moreno) when she finds herself entangled in it.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Abe Vigoda

Votes: 101

33. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: The Man Who Saw the Alligators (1979)

TV-PG | 74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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If having the IRS wanting to do an audit isn't bad enough, a gangster Jim helped put in prison is out on parole and wants a pound of his flesh in revenge.

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, George Loros

Votes: 96

34. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Deadlock in Parma (1980)

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

7.7
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In the series finale, Jim Rockford drives off into a California sunset in his wounded Firebird, after being ensnared in a small-town council battle with big implications. While trout ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Sandra Kerns

Votes: 103

35. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Three Day Affair with a Thirty Day Escrow (1978)

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

7.7
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After being strong-armed by an Arab sheik and his goons, and getting no help from the police, Jim decides to track down the two people who caused his trouble: a soft-voiced gigolo and the sheik's naive daughter.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Richard Romanus

Votes: 104

36. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: A Fast Count (1978)

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

7.6
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Jim puts up his dukes and steps forward to help a boxing coach who has been framed with bribery and murder.

Director: Reza Badiyi | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kenneth McMillan

Votes: 96

37. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: A Good Clean Bust with Sequel Rights (1978)

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

7.6
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Jim is forced to babysit Chicago ex-cop, now celebrity, "Frank Falcone," who has a television show and toy line. Falcone isn't easy to babysit, and things get dicey when some old Chicago "friends" of Falcone show up to complicate things.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, James Sikking

Votes: 103

38. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Love Is the Word (1979)

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

7.6
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Jim reconnects with Dr. Megan Dougherty and discovers she is engaged to another man. When she believes he is missing Jim agrees to help her, despite the fact he disapproves of her engagement and for his feelings for Megan.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kathryn Harrold

Votes: 104

39. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: No Fault Affair (1979)

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

7.6
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Rita Capkovic (Rita Moreno) comes to Jim for help after her former pimp has beaten her up for refusing to work for him again. As Jim helps Rita recover she begins to see him as more than just as a friend, to the concern of everyone.

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Rita Moreno

Votes: 97

40. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Eight Swords of Dyrus and Other Illusions of Grandeur (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

7.6
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Bret exposes a magician as a phony.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 11

41. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Lazy Ace: Part 1 (1981)

98 min | Drama, Western

7.6
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Bret Maverick wins a saloon in a poker game and decides to end his roving ways and settle down in Sweetwater, Arizona. He takes on as a partner the former sheriff who comes with a shady background.

Director: Stuart Margolin | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 136

42. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Lazy Ace: Part 2 (1981)

Drama, Western

7.6
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Director: Stuart Margolin | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 18

43. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)

60 min | Drama, Western

7.5
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Set in Sweetwater, Arizona in the 1880s with solid citizen Bret owning a ranch and part of the Red Ox Saloon. Stable cast with varying stories, often centered on conflict between the ambitious sheriff and everyone else.

Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 348

44. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: Hallie (1982)

49 min | Drama, Western

7.5
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Hallie is an old girlfriend of Bret's who is being followed by two men who she had swindled and they want her dead.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 15

45. Bret Maverick (1981–1982)
Episode: The Yellow Rose (1981)

49 min | Drama, Western

7.5
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The women's rights group is appalled when Bret wins a Chinese girl in a poker game.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Ed Bruce, Ramon Bieri, Richard Hamilton

Votes: 13

46. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: With the French Heel Back, Can the Nehru Jacket Be Far Behind? (1979)

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

7.5
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A fashion model friend of Jim is found dead on the ground below her balcony. The police believe it's suicide, but having gotten a desperate phone call from her, Jim believes it's murder.

Director: Ivan Dixon | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 95

47. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Local Man Eaten by Newspaper (1978)

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

7.4
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Jim could use some saintly guidance when he goes undercover on a scandal rag that is getting confidential medical information on a doctor's famous, and infamous, patients.

Director: Meta Rosenberg | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Scott Marlowe

Votes: 94

48. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Guilt (1979)

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

7.3
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Jim finds his guilty conscience being manipulated by a former fiancee, who asks him to find out who is threatening her life.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Pat Crowley

Votes: 98

49. The Incredible Hulk (1977–1982)
Episode: Life and Death (1978)

TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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David 'Barnard' subjects himself to an experimental DNA test but finds out his doctor's accomplices are gathering newborn babies for similar research.

Director: Jeffrey Hayden | Stars: Bill Bixby, Jack Colvin, Lou Ferrigno, Julie Adams

Votes: 147

50. The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
Episode: Only Rock 'n Roll Will Never Die: Part 1 (1979)

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

7.2
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Jim senses something is out of tune while looking into the disappearance of a rock star's producer.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: James Garner, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Santos, Kristoffer Tabori

Votes: 102



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