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Voltron

Voltron

8/10
September 10, 1984
Voltron is the name of a giant robot in an anime television series that features a team of space explorers known as the Voltron Force. The space explorers pilot robot lions who join together to form the giant robot with which they defend their galaxy from
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GenresAnimation
Number Of Seasons3
Created BySaburo Yatsude
First Air DateSeptember 10, 1984
Last Air DateJanuary 1, 1985
StatusEnded
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Brothers

Brothers

9/10
July 13, 1984 on Showtime
Two conservative men support their younger brother when he comes out as gay, and help him navigate being openly homosexual in 1980s Philadelphia.
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    GenresComedy
    Number Of Seasons5
    NetworksShowtime
    First Air DateJuly 13, 1984
    Last Air DateApril 1, 1989
    StatusEnded
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    Airwolf

    Airwolf

    7/10
    January 22, 1984 on CBS
    Airwolf is an American television series that ran from 1984 until 1987. The program centers on a high-tech military helicopter, code named Airwolf, and its crew as they undertake various missions, many involving espionage, with a Cold War theme. The show
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    GenresAction & Adventure, War & Politics
    Number Of Seasons4
    Created ByDonald P. Bellisario
    NetworksCBS
    First Air DateJanuary 22, 1984
    Last Air DateAugust 7, 1987
    StatusEnded
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    Inspector Gadget

    Inspector Gadget

    6.7/10
    September 10, 1983
    Inspector Gadget is an animated television series that revolves around the adventures of a clumsy, dim-witted cyborg detective named lnspector Gadget – a human being with various bionic gadgets built into his body. Gadget's arch-nemesis is Dr. Claw, the l
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      GenresAnimation, Comedy
      Number Of Seasons2
      Created ByBruno Bianchi
      First Air DateSeptember 10, 1983
      Last Air DateFebruary 1, 1986
      StatusEnded
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      EastEnders

      EastEnders

      3.6/10
      February 19, 1985 on BBC One
      The everyday lives of working-class residents of Albert Square, a traditional Victorian square of terrace houses surrounding a park in the East End of London's Walford borough.
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        GenresSoap, Drama
        Number Of Seasons35
        Created ByTony Holland
        NetworksBBC One
        First Air DateFebruary 19, 1985
        Last Air DateJanuary 4, 2019
        StatusReturning Series
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        The Greatest American Hero

        The Greatest American Hero

        7/10
        March 18, 1981 on ABC
        The chronicles of  teacher Ralph Hinkley's adventures after a group of aliens gives him a red suit that gives him superhuman abilities. Unfortunately, Ralph, who hates wearing the suit, immediately loses its instruction booklet, and thus has to learn how
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          GenresAction & Adventure, Comedy, Crime
          Number Of Seasons3
          Created ByStephen J. Cannell
          NetworksABC
          First Air DateMarch 18, 1981
          Last Air DateFebruary 13, 1986
          StatusEnded
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          It's Garry Shandling's Show

          It's Garry Shandling's Show

          7.4/10
          September 10, 1986 on Showtime
          It's Garry Shandling's Show is an American sitcom which was initially broadcast on Showtime from 1986 to 1990. It was created by Garry Shandling and Alan Zweibel. The show is notable for its frequent use of breaking the fourth wall to allow characters to
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          GenresComedy
          Number Of Seasons4
          Created ByGarry Shandling
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateSeptember 10, 1986
          Last Air DateMay 25, 1990
          StatusEnded
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          DuckTales

          DuckTales

          7.6/10
          September 18, 1987
          The series is a dramatization of the Duck universe comic series created by Carl Barks. The viewer follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Important secondary characters, that often take part in the adve
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            GenresFamily, Animation, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
            Number Of Seasons4
            Created ByCarl Barks
            First Air DateSeptember 18, 1987
            Last Air DateNovember 28, 1990
            StatusEnded
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            ALF

            ALF

            6.9/10
            September 22, 1986 on NBC
            A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
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            GenresComedy
            Number Of Seasons4
            Created ByPaul Fusco
            NetworksNBC
            First Air DateSeptember 22, 1986
            Last Air DateMarch 24, 1990
            StatusEnded
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            The Wonder Years

            The Wonder Years

            8.1/10
            January 31, 1988 on ABC
            The Wonder Years tells the story of Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) facing the trials and tribulations of youth while growing up during the 1960s and 70s. Told through narration from an adult Kevin (Daniel Stern), Kevin faces the difficulties of maintaining re
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            GenresComedy, Drama, Family
            Number Of Seasons6
            Created ByNeal Marlens
            NetworksABC
            First Air DateJanuary 31, 1988
            Last Air DateMay 12, 1993
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            Murphy Brown

            Murphy Brown

            6.3/10
            November 14, 1988 on CBS
            Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor for F
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            GenresComedy
            Number Of Seasons10
            Created ByDiane English
            NetworksCBS
            First Air DateNovember 14, 1988
            Last Air DateMay 18, 1998
            StatusEnded
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            A Different World

            A Different World

            5.2/10
            September 24, 1987 on NBC
            A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but historically b
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              GenresComedy
              Number Of Seasons6
              Created ByBill Cosby
              NetworksNBC
              First Air DateSeptember 24, 1987
              Last Air DateJuly 9, 1993
              StatusEnded
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              Hardcastle and McCormick

              Hardcastle and McCormick

              6.5/10
              September 18, 1983 on ABC
              Hardcastle and McCormick is an American action/drama television series from Stephen J. Cannell Productions, shown on ABC from 1983 through 1986. The series stars Brian Keith as Judge Milton C. Hardcastle and Daniel Hugh Kelly as ex-con and race car driver
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                GenresAction & Adventure, Drama
                Number Of Seasons3
                Created ByStephen J. Cannell
                NetworksABC
                First Air DateSeptember 18, 1983
                Last Air DateMay 5, 1986
                StatusEnded
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                The Hitchhiker

                The Hitchhiker

                6.4/10
                November 1, 1983 on USA Network
                The Hitchhiker is a mystery anthology series that aired from 1983 to 1987 on HBO and First Choice in Canada. The series later moved to the USA Network from 1989 to 1991.
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                  GenresDrama
                  Number Of Seasons4
                  NetworksUSA Network
                  First Air DateNovember 1, 1983
                  Last Air DateFebruary 22, 1991
                  StatusEnded
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                  Star Trek

                  Star Trek

                  8.2/10
                  September 28, 1987 on CBS
                  Star Trek: The Next Generation is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry as part of the Star Trek franchise. The show is set in the nearby regions of the Milky Way galaxy, approximately during the 2360s and features a ne
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                  GenresDrama, Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
                  Number Of Seasons7
                  Created ByGene Roddenberry
                  NetworksCBS
                  First Air DateSeptember 28, 1987
                  Last Air DateMay 23, 1994
                  StatusEnded
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                  Married... with Children

                  Married... with Children

                  7.5/10
                  April 5, 1987 on FOX
                  Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from April
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                  GenresComedy
                  Number Of Seasons11
                  Created ByRon Leavitt
                  NetworksFOX
                  First Air DateApril 5, 1987
                  Last Air DateJune 9, 1997
                  StatusEnded
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                  Moonlighting

                  Moonlighting

                  7.4/10
                  March 3, 1985 on ABC
                  Moonlighting is an American television series that aired on ABC from March 3, 1985, to May 14, 1989. The network aired a total of 66 episodes. Starring Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd as private detectives, the show was a mixture of drama, comedy, and ro
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                  GenresComedy, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
                  Number Of Seasons5
                  Created ByGlenn Gordon Caron
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateMarch 3, 1985
                  Last Air DateMay 14, 1989
                  StatusEnded
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                  Growing Pains

                  Growing Pains

                  6.1/10
                  September 24, 1985 on ABC
                  Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September 24, 198
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                  GenresComedy
                  Number Of Seasons7
                  Created ByNeal Marlens
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateSeptember 24, 1985
                  Last Air DateApril 25, 1992
                  StatusEnded
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                  thirtysomething

                  thirtysomething

                  7.4/10
                  September 29, 1987 on ABC
                  Thirtysomething is an American television drama about a group of baby boomers in their late thirties. It was created by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick for MGM/UA Television Group and The Bedford Falls Company, and aired on ABC. It premiered in the U
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                    GenresDrama, Comedy
                    Number Of Seasons4
                    Created ByMarshall Herskovitz
                    NetworksABC
                    First Air DateSeptember 29, 1987
                    Last Air DateMay 28, 1991
                    StatusEnded
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