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1. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)
Episode: Pilot (1977)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 5

2. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)
Episode: Pay or Die (1978)

Comedy

8.2
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Director: Dick Harwood | Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 6

3. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)
Episode: A Day at the Races (1978)

Comedy

8.2
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Ray takes the children to the race track where precocious young Jordan develops a formula for picking winning horses.

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 5

4. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: Wolfpack (1979)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.2
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When a man discovers a compound that can make people do whatever he wants, he makes them commit crimes. He starts by making three people including Rita steal something. Later he plans to steal something from a former employer.

Director: Joseph Manduke | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 32

5. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Con Caper (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.8
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When Rita's former boss James Colbert is released from jail, she is there to support him. Shortly afterwards, a prison riot breaks out and Colbert volunteers to act as negotiator. Peter ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Blank | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 33

6. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Ray Ellis returns to his wife after seven years of abandonment, only to find she is engaged to another man.

Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 85

7. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Deadly Dust: Part 2 (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.7
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Peter and Gale follow the plutonium thieves to L.A. and J.J., who has paid for the trip, insists on going along. There, Mr. White is threatening to explode the device if his demands, one billion dollars in gold, aren't met.

Director: Ron Satlof | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Michael Pataki

Votes: 48

8. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Captive Tower (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.7
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Peter and Jameson are attending the opening of a new building which is automated. Some men come in and they take control of the computer and lock everybody in a room. The leader then calls ... See full summary »

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 31

9. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)
Episode: You Bet Your Wife (1978)

30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 5

10. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Kirkwood Haunting (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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Jonah asks Peter to prove a ghost sighting at the Kirkwood Estate is a scam to get the widow to change her late husband's will. Julie Masters tries to get the scoop too but forgets about the wild animals roaming the Kirkwood grounds.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 37

11. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: Night of the Clones (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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Peter goes and takes photos of a scientist who has perfected the art of cloning, cloning a frog. At the same time, a member of a scientific group who gives scientific awards is killed. And ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Lamas | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Michael Pataki

Votes: 42

12. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: Escort to Danger (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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Peter covers the arrival of a foreign President who comes to attend the beauty pageant his daughter is joining. He sees a man who was approaching the President abducted but fails to save ... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Donnelly | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Michael Pataki

Votes: 45

13. It's Howdy Doody Time (1987 TV Special)

7.6
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Director: Dennis Rosenblatt | Stars: Bob Smith, Lew Anderson, Bill LeCornec, Bobby Nicholson

Votes: 18

14. Thunder (1977–1978)

Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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Adventures of the black stallion 'Thunder' and his two young companions Cindy and Willie Williams who, "get into tight spots caused by others' misdeeds and thoughtlessness."

Stars: Clint Ritchie, Melissa Converse, Melora Hardin, Justin Randi

Votes: 16

15. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Deadly Dust: Part 1 (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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A group of students steal plutonium from NYU. To make matters worse, a Miami reporter arrives in New York to get an exclusive interview with Spider-Man and won't leave Peter alone until she gets it.

Director: Ron Satlof | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Michael Pataki

Votes: 50

16. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: Photo Finish (1979)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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Peter is interviewing a coin dealer and is showing Peter a valuable collection when someone breaks in and knocks Peter out. When he comes to, the police ask for the pictures he took. When ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Ganz | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 35

17. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: A Matter of State (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.4
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Top Secret NATO defense plans are stolen from a courier at the airport. Peter's rival Julie Masters accidentally snaps a picture of one of the crooks who do anything to protect his identity... See full summary »

Director: Larry Stewart | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 35

18. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Curse of Rava (1978)

TV-PG | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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Mysterious accidents occur at the Bolt Museum when it is displaying Rava, the Kalistani God of Death. J.J. Jameson, one of the museum's backers, ends up in jail on suspicion of attempting ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Caffey | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Michael Pataki

Votes: 40

19. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Chinese Web: Part 1 (1979)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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A Chinese official who's a friend of Jameson comes to New York to locate three men who during the war approached him and offered him money for secrets about Mao. Which he refused. But now ... See full summary »

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 49

20. The Amazing Spider-Man (1977–1979)
Episode: The Chinese Web: Part 2 (1979)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.1
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Peter goes to China with Dent and Emily so that Dent can prove Emily's uncle's innocence. But the industrialist tries to stop them.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Nicholas Hammond, Robert F. Simon, Chip Fields, Ellen Bry

Votes: 42

21. Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama

7.1
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A real estate salesman with career and marriage problems gets hooked on cocaine, and finds that not only does it not help him cope with them, but it makes them much, much worse.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Karen Grassle, Pamela Bellwood, James Spader

Votes: 285

22. Rage! (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama

7.1
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In an attempt to be rehabilitated, a rapist goes to therapy while in prison.

Director: William A. Graham | Stars: David Soul, James Whitmore, Caroline McWilliams, Craig T. Nelson

Votes: 62

23. ...And Your Name Is Jonah (1979 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Drama

7.1
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A couple whose son had been diagnosed as intellectually disabled, and was institutionalized, are shocked to discover that the diagnosis was wrong, and that their son is deaf, not intellectually disabled.

Director: Richard Michaels | Stars: Sally Struthers, James Woods, Randee Heller, Titos Vandis

Votes: 328

24. Foster and Laurie (1975 TV Movie)

90 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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The story of two New York City police officers, one white and one black, their ambush and murder by black revolutionaries and the efforts to hunt down and capture their killers.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Perry King, Dorian Harewood, Talia Shire, Jonelle Allen

Votes: 70

25. Memorial Day (1983 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 92 min | Drama, War

7.0
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An attorney finds himself at the center of a surprise reunion with the veterans of his platoon from Vietnam.The reunion stirs up painful memories and disturbing secrets for all involved.

Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Mike Farrell, Shelley Fabares, Keith Michell, Bonnie Bedelia

Votes: 44

26. The House on Garibaldi Street (1979 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 101 min | Drama

7.0
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After World War II, many important figures in Hitler's command escaped Germany and Occupied Europe and were rumored to be living in South America. Adolf Eichmann,wanted in connection with ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Collinson | Stars: Topol, Nick Mancuso, Janet Suzman, Martin Balsam

Votes: 273

27. The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (1977 TV Movie)

G | 210 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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The bizarre story behind Lee Harvey Oswald, the man accused of assassinating U.S. President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963, and what might have happened had he been brought to trial.

Directors: Gordon Davidson, David Greene | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Lorne Greene, Frances Lee McCain, Lawrence Pressman

Votes: 125

28. The Secret Night Caller (1975 TV Movie)

74 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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A man who is the pillar of his community has a secret - he has a compulsion to make obscene telephone calls.

Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Robert Reed, Hope Lange, Robin Mattson, Michael Constantine

Votes: 55

29. In Love with an Older Woman (1982 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A 29 year old lawyer (Ritter), falls for a 43 year old woman (Carlson).

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: John Ritter, Karen Carlson, Jamie Rose, Robert Mandan

Votes: 129

30. Leave 'em Laughing (1981 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

6.9
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Mickey Rooney plays real-life clown Jack Thum. Thum and his wife cared for dozens of unwanted children. When Thum realizes he has terminal cancer, he falls apart and his wife must help him regain his innerstrength and deal with reality.

Director: Jackie Cooper | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Anne Jackson, Allen Garfield, Elisha Cook Jr.

Votes: 42

31. A Cry for Love (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.9
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Divorcee Susan Blakely, with no alimony and two kids to support, begins turning to amphetamines. While at her lowest ebb, she meets an alcoholic and three-time loser in marriage--who, incredibly, turns out to be the ideal man!

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Susan Blakely, Powers Boothe, Charles Siebert, Herb Edelman

Votes: 56

32. The Children of An Lac (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.9
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Based on the true story of film actress Ina Balin and her efforts with American Red Cross volunteer Betty Tisdale (Shirley Jones) as well as a compassionate Vietnamese woman running a ... See full summary »

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Shirley Jones, Ina Balin, Beulah Quo, Alan Fudge

Votes: 91

33. Someone I Touched (1975 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Drama

6.9
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A woman learns that her husband has been unfaithful and that he has acquired a venereal disease. Then she learns that, after years of trying, she is finally pregnant.

Director: Lou Antonio | Stars: Cloris Leachman, James Olson, Glynnis O'Connor, Andrew Robinson

Votes: 111

34. Baby... I'm Back! (1977–1978)
Episode: Living Proof (Pilot) (1978)

Comedy

6.8
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Olivia and Luzelle have Raymond Ellis legally dead after no contact or calls for the last seven years. After running into an old friend who updates him, Ray flies back to reconcile with Olivia and the children.

Director: Bill Persky | Stars: Demond Wilson, Denise Nicholas, Kim Fields, Tony Holmes

Votes: 11

35. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: For Us the Living: The Medgar Evers Story (1983)

90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Based on the life and times of NAACP field secretary and Mississippi civil rights leader Medgar Evers, assassinated in 1963.

Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Howard E. Rollins Jr., Irene Cara, Margaret Avery, Roscoe Lee Browne

Votes: 117

36. The Winds of Kitty Hawk (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 98 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.8
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After many years of trying, Orville and Wilbur Wright succeed in making their heavier-than-air aircraft fly, south of Kitty Hawk, on December 17, 1903. They later try to sell their invention to the US government.

Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Michael Moriarty, David Huffman, Tom Bower, Robin Gammell

Votes: 102

37. Night Cries (1978 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Horror

6.8
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A young woman whose baby died in childbirth refuses to believe it and has dreams that her child is still alive and in danger. A scientist who is conducting experiments about dreams tries to help her.

Director: Richard Lang | Stars: Susan Saint James, Michael Parks, Jamie Smith-Jackson, Dolores Dorn

Votes: 62

38. A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story (1977 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Legendary ballplayer and humanitarian Lou Gehrig and his relationship with his stalwart wife, Eleanor are portrayed in this film that focuses on the Hall of Famer's life off the baseball ... See full summary »

Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: Blythe Danner, Edward Herrmann, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Ramon Bieri

Votes: 124

39. Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident (1976 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.8
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The story of Francis Gary Powers, a U-2 pilot for the C.I.A., who was shot down in his spy plane over Russia, captured, and imprisoned.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Lee Majors, Noah Beery Jr., Nehemiah Persoff, Brooke Bundy

Votes: 104

40. Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story (1982 TV Movie)

100 min | Biography, Drama

6.7
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The story of singer Rosemary Clooney's rise to fame, her marriage to Jose Ferrer, and her nervous breakdown.

Director: Jackie Cooper | Stars: Sondra Locke, Tony Orlando, Penelope Milford, John Karlen

Votes: 56

41. Bitter Harvest (1981 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama

6.7
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A farmer's herd sickens and dies, then his family and neighbors fall ill, so he bucks the state agricultural establishment as he pursues the politically explosive investigation of how his farm, family, and friends came to be poisoned.

Director: Roger Young | Stars: Ron Howard, Art Carney, Tarah Nutter, David Knell

Votes: 241

42. A Rumor of War (1980– )

114 min | Biography, Drama, War

6.6
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The memories of a US Marine lieutenant in Vietnam who slowly gets disillusioned as the war progresses.

Stars: Brad Davis, Keith Carradine, Michael O'Keefe, Richard Bradford

Votes: 286

43. Stalk the Wild Child (1976 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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A young boy who had been abandoned as a child and raised by wild dogs is taken to a university, where a team attempts to teach him civilized behavior.

Director: William Hale | Stars: David Janssen, Trish Van Devere, Ben Bottoms, Joseph Bottoms

Votes: 26

44. The Martian Chronicles (1980)

360 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.5
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In the 21st century, Earth begins the colonization of Mars. However, things do not go as planned, at first due to the hostile Martian natives and later because of the self-destructive Earthmen.

Stars: Rock Hudson, Gayle Hunnicutt, Bernie Casey, Christopher Connelly

Votes: 2,000

45. Battered (1978 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.5
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Gritty drama of three interweaving stories of three women of various backgrounds and ages whose marriages are complicated by spouse-abuse by their husbands.

Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Karen Grassle, LeVar Burton, Mike Farrell, Chip Fields

Votes: 51

46. Intimate Strangers (1977 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.5
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The pressures of problems at home and at work are taking a tremendous toll on a middle-aged husband, and he begins to take it out on his wife.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Sally Struthers, Tyne Daly, Larry Hagman

Votes: 132

47. The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened (1977 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Sport

6.5
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Just before a championship basketball tournament, a teenage athlete learns that he has leukemia.

Director: Gilbert Moses | Stars: Jimmie Walker, James Earl Jones, Debbie Allen, Tamu Blackwell

Votes: 39

48. The Call of the Wild (1976 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 99 min | Adventure

6.5
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A prospector, a trapper and their sled dog battle the Klondike elements on their journey to get to the gold country.

Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: John Beck, Jim Bohan, Dennis Burkley, Billy Green Bush

Votes: 83

49. Strange Homecoming (1974 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Action, Thriller

6.5
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A small-town sheriff is surprised to see his brother show up in town, a man whom he hasn't seen in 20 years--and who has graduated from petty thievery to murder.

Director: Lee H. Katzin | Stars: Robert Culp, Barbara Anderson, Whitney Blake, Glen Campbell

Votes: 28

50. Jealousy (1984 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.4
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In this made-for-TV drama, Angie Dickinson stars in three separate vignettes as a woman whose life is dramatically affected by the emotion that gives the film its name.

Director: Jeffrey Bloom | Stars: Angie Dickinson, David Carradine, Paul Michael Glaser, Chuck Martinez

Votes: 77


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