The Best Episodes Directed by Georg Stanford Brown

Starsky's Lady (a.k.a. Revenge; a.k.a. Snowball)

#1 - Starsky's Lady (a.k.a. Revenge; a.k.a. Snowball)

Starsky & Hutch Season 2 - Episode 19

Crazed killer Prudholm returns to extract his revenge on Starsky, who he blames for the death of his son while in Police custody. By targeting Starsky's beloved girl-friend, making sure that she is shot in a supermarket heist, leaving her with a bullet fragment lodged in her brain and facing impending death...

star 9.50
5 votes
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The Voice (1)

#2 - The Voice (1)

Dynasty Season 4 - Episode 20

When Krystle's doctor reveals she is pregnant, both she and Blake are overjoyed. Krystle insists Blake go ahead with a scheduled business trip to Hong Kong and sends Tracy to cover for her. Upon arrival, Blake is chagrined to learn the China Seas deal is to be negotiated by Rashid Anmed, a notoriously under- handed character. Fallon begins to suffer from painful, recurring headaches. Kirby is torn between finding her mother and leaving matters as they are. Claudia and Steven visit the site of Matthew's accident in the Peruvian jungle. Seeing the wreckage, Claudia is finally satisfied her husband and daughter are dead. Once home, however, she receives a phone call from Matthew.

star 9.31
36 votes
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Iced Coffey

#3 - Iced Coffey

Hill Street Blues Season 6 - Episode 18

Bates agonizes over identifying Coffey's killer; Hunter uncovers an unexpected thief in the station; a prostitute sells out Jesus and Attorney Brown in a bribery scandal; and Belker's harassed by an overzealous security guard.

star 8.06
16 votes
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Echoes of the Mind (2)

#4 - Echoes of the Mind (2)

Magnum, P.I. Season 5 - Episode 2

Conclusion of this two-part story. Higgins must break the news to Agatha that it's not her that he intends to marry, but he finds that Lady Ashley is not the same as the woman that he thought he knew. Meanwhile, Magnum meets Diane's twin sister Diedre, who claims that her sister is a paranoid hysteric who has been in and out of mental institutions, attempted suicide, and has twice tried to kill her. Diane insists that her sister is the bad one and is just trying to bad-mouth her to put Magnum off of her just as she always has done with Diane's men, and as Magnum tries to find out which of the sisters is telling the truth and just what is going on, he encounters one bizarre twist after another about Diane and Diedre's true identities...

star 7.80
124 votes
Chipped Beef

#5 - Chipped Beef

Hill Street Blues Season 2 - Episode 7

Furillo pushes Hill about his support of Nash; Belker goes under to catch a gang preying on automatic bank tellers; Fay's engagement ends abruptly; and a good samaritan faces arrest on old out of town warrants.

star 7.79
62 votes
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Film at Eleven

#6 - Film at Eleven

Hill Street Blues Season 1 - Episode 6

A television reporter rides with Hill and Renko; Washington and LaRue find the gun that shot Hill and Renko; and Belker busts Kevin Herman Dracula for biting a prostitute.

star 7.78
76 votes
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Golden Triangle (1)

#7 - Golden Triangle (1)

Miami Vice Season 1 - Episode 14

When Crockett & Tubbs masquerade as hotel security acting as pimps, they uncover an operation to rip-off the hotel vault.

star 7.70
146 votes
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#8 - Seizure

Dynasty Season 4 - Episode 15

Blake receives a note requesting $2 million in diamonds for the return of his racehorse, Allegre. Peter proposes to Fallon and then makes another pass at Claudia. Dex and Alexis close a lucrative oil contract. While pouring herself a glass of water, Kirby's hand begins to tremble uncontrollably. Diagnosed as suffering from hypereflexia, a condition that may lead to convulsions or heart failure, Kirby remains hospitalized while Adam keeps an all-night vigil in her room. Suddenly, her body becomes rigid and goes into convulsive seizure.

star 7.67
9 votes
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El Capitan

#9 - El Capitan

Hill Street Blues Season 5 - Episode 18

Calletano takes over command while Furillo attends an encounter group for precinct captains and their superiors; Hill and Renko get hold of some suspicious tea; Hunter's RV is stolen by a fugitive father and son; Goldblume is bemused by his new relationship with Gina Srignoli.

star 7.56
16 votes
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Echoes of the Mind (1)

#10 - Echoes of the Mind (1)

Magnum, P.I. Season 5 - Episode 1

Thomas is hired by Diane Dupres, who was kidnapped as a child with her twin sister, and who now believes that someone is trying to kill her. Although Rick and T.C. think that the woman spells trouble, Thomas begins to fall in love as he spends time with Diane investigating who might want to harm her. Higgins's old flame, the recently widowed Lady Ashley, travels to Hawaii so that they can be married, but Higgins quickly becomes disheartened by his former love's snobbery. Complicating matters, Higgins botches the announcement of his forthcoming nuptials to Agatha, leading her to believe that Higgins has proposed to her.

star 7.48
157 votes
The Spy Who Came in from Delgado

#11 - The Spy Who Came in from Delgado

Hill Street Blues Season 2 - Episode 10

Hunter uses pedigreed hounds to track wild city dogs; the scam saloon begins producing results, despite Captain Freedom's help; Fay fixates on cemetery plots; Frank becomes incresingly disgusted with his lawyer and Chief Daniels over the actions of the Sullivan Commission; and a suspicious Calletano learns the truth about a gorgeous new khaki officer.

star 7.41
59 votes
Carnival / The Vaudevillians

#12 - Carnival / The Vaudevillians

Fantasy Island Season 2 - Episode 11

In "Carnival" a young coma victim believes that the man in her dreams really exists. In "The Vaudevillians" old timers Will Fields and Charlie Parks try their hand at bringing Vaudeville back, escaping exile to a retirement home neither wants.

star 7.40
5 votes
The Heroes

#13 - The Heroes

Starsky & Hutch Season 3 - Episode 8

The streetwise cops are disgruntled when they are assigned to have a newspaper journalist accompany them for a couple of days, until they learn that the reporter is an attractive woman. As they try to trace a drug supplier who is poisoning the narcotics he pushes, the pair go all out to impress the reporter, but when she misunderstands their often unorthodox Policing methods, the woman writes a very unfavorable article about them...

star 7.33
6 votes
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#14 - Gatorbait

Hill Street Blues Season 1 - Episode 10

Renko gets put out when a Division homicide detective ridicules his efforts to learn who killed a 15-year-old prostitute; Furillo learns that he may be in line for a promotion to commander; LaRue and Washington have a surprise for Hunter during his annual Alligator hunt in the city sewers; and Fay asks Furillo's help with an obscene phone caller.

star 7.29
63 votes
The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand)

#15 - The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand)

Police Squad! Season 1 - Episode 3

The daughter of a wealthy business man is kidnapped on her 18th birthday and Police Squad swings into action. The main suspect of their investigation is the girl's boyfriend. When Frank and Ed listen to a recording of the kidnapper's demands, they hear the distinct sound of a tuba in the background, though it could also be a ship's horn. They search for a tuba store. When they do track down and find the kidnapper, the criminal fights back.

star 7.28
400 votes
Up in Arms

#16 - Up in Arms

Hill Street Blues Season 1 - Episode 8

Furillo gets orders to deal with a neighborhood merchants association; Esterhaus goes out to meet a criminal he helped put away; Harris and Santini get into trouble with the deadly black van; and Hoban's lie detector results are inconclusive.

star 7.24
66 votes
The Arraignment

#17 - The Arraignment

Dynasty Season 7 - Episode 5

Alexis learns of Ben's ploy to frame Blake with a bogus witness. Blake is denied bail and forced to await his trial behind bars. Krystle consults a doctor regarding her dizzy spells and ignores his advice to slow down and rest. Adam overhears Ben nervously reject a call from Australia, arousing his suspicions behind Ben's evasiveness. Jackie is able to tell Krystle and Dominique that the La Mirage blaze started in Claudia's room, proving Blake did not hire an arsonist. The information forces the Assistant D.A. to drop all charges against Blake. Fearing Buck's strong contempt for the Carringtons, Clay unsuccessfully tries to persuade Sammy Jo against accepting his mother's invitation to dinner. Blake receives a letter from Caress in a Caracas prison pleading for his help. He decides to attempt her freedom in exchange for her testimony against Ben. As a raging storm strands Alexis alone with Dex in his construction trailer, the two rekindle their romance by making passionate love.

star 7.14
35 votes
The Letter

#18 - The Letter

Dynasty Season 7 - Episode 10

As life slowly fades from Emily's body, she whispers a last request to Blake to use the letter she left for him. The letter reveals the truth behind Alexis and Ben's lies and will clear his name. Alexis discovers Michael Culhane secretly acquired thirty percent of The Crater project behind Blake's back. She plots to possess the shares for her own sinister deeds. Upon learning of his mother's tragic death, Clay and Sammy Jo return from their Las Vegas wedding, only to suffer the hateful wrath of Buck's drunkenness and consuming guilt. Sammy Jo renews her threat to take Danny away from Steven. Nick Kimball sweeps an unsuspecting Dominique into his arms, as the two share a moment of passion. Michael Culhane confesses his quest for revenge to Blake in hopes of winning his trust and proving his love for Amanda. An outraged Blake discounts his confession as more treachery and vows to use Emily's letter to bring Alexis and Ben to justice.

star 7.11
35 votes
Third Down and Twenty Years to Life

#19 - Third Down and Twenty Years to Life

Hardcastle and McCormick Season 1 - Episode 14

A law student at a local college claims that her brother, who was sent to prison for 20 years by Judge Hardcastle, was framed for murder. He ignores her, but when someone tries to kidnap her, he reviews the case and sends Mark on an undercover investigation to the school as a football player.

star 7.11
37 votes
Olympic Quest

#20 - Olympic Quest

The Fall Guy Season 3 - Episode 17

Colt's sister inadvertently tapes a kidnapping at the Winter Olympics in Sarajevo. Colt comes to her assistance when she is threatened by two thugs who want the tape.

star 7.00
6 votes
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Part 5

#21 - Part 5

Roots: The Next Generations Season 1 - Episode 5

Eleven years after the Haley's return home with baby Alex, the story opens in 1932 in Henning, Tennessee during the Great Depression, with Simon still unable to find a job as a professor. In the interim, the family continues to live with Bertha's parents and Simon works for his father-in-law hauling lumber. Simon finally receives and accepts a job offer as Director of Agriculture at A&M Institute in Normal, Alabama, and moves his family there. He meets and eventually works with a white Federal County Extension agent while visiting black farmers in the area. Simon shadows the agent, offering growing advice in an attempt to alter the old destructive farming practices, and notifying the farmers of new farm subsidies recently set up by President Roosevelt. However both men face resistance from the county's largest landowner, who not only refuses the advice, but wants to keep the subsidies for himself. When both men push too far, Simon's house is trashed and the agent is assaulted as a warning. Meanwhile, Bertha slowly takes ill, trying to hide it, but eventually succumbing.

star 6.97
33 votes
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The Great McCarthy

#22 - The Great McCarthy

Miami Vice Season 1 - Episode 9

Crockett's renovated cigarette boat is used in an operation to stop a man who smuggles drugs using his speedboat racing hobby.

star 6.92
133 votes
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The Blue Angels

#23 - The Blue Angels

Charlie's Angels Season 1 - Episode 22

Sabrina goes undercover on the vice squad with a cop suspected of two murders. Kelly attends the police academy with two of his accomplices and Jill reopens the massage parlor where the murders took place.

star 6.90
37 votes
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Game, Set, Death

#24 - Game, Set, Death

Charlie's Angels Season 2 - Episode 16

Kris enters a tennis tournament when a series of unexplained accidents leaves one of the stars dead and the others too frightened to play.

star 6.73
33 votes
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Disco Angels

#25 - Disco Angels

Charlie's Angels Season 3 - Episode 16

After the third victim of a bus strangler is found, the Angels are called in to find the killer. Their investigation centers around a disco.

star 6.69
31 votes
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The Crying Child

#26 - The Crying Child

Starsky & Hutch Season 3 - Episode 7

A school teacher, fearing loosing her job if her concerns are unfounded, asks Starsky and Hutch to look into a suspected case of child abuse surrounding a continually bruised six-year-old boy in her class. The pair are drawn into a disturbing case of domestic violence, but they most prove their concerns if they are to save the young boy from further abuse...

star 6.67
5 votes
Counterfeit Angels

#27 - Counterfeit Angels

Charlie's Angels Season 3 - Episode 15

A group of Angel look-alikes pull off several robberies, forcing the Angels to go undercover and on the lam in order to clear their names.

star 6.50
1 votes
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The Big Tap-Out

#28 - The Big Tap-Out

Charlie's Angels Season 1 - Episode 14

The Angels con a compulsive gambler out of his money in order to catch him replenishing his funds through burglary.

star 6.33
44 votes
Angel Blues

#29 - Angel Blues

Charlie's Angels Season 2 - Episode 21

After freaking out during a concert, folk singer Amy Waters calls her father to say she's coming home but ends up dead. The Angels try to find anyone who saw Waters the night she died.

star 6.23
30 votes
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Angels in the Backfield

#30 - Angels in the Backfield

Charlie's Angels Season 2 - Episode 19

A pair of motorcyclists terrorizing a football team brings the Angels out onto the field. Sabrina joins the team while Kelly checks up on an ex-player with a chip on his shoulder.

star 6.12
30 votes
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Little Angels of the Night

#31 - Little Angels of the Night

Charlie's Angels Season 2 - Episode 23

The Angels reluctantly pose as call girls to catch a killer with a penchant for blondes.

star 6.03
32 votes
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