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IMDB Best TV Series

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People who added this item 2738 Average listal rating (1866 ratings) 8.8 IMDB Rating 9.5
Breaking Bad (2008)
(2008-)
Informed he has terminal cancer, an underachieving chemistry genius turned high school chemistry teacher turns to using his expertise in chemistry to provide a legacy for his family... by producing the world's highest quality crystal meth.


People who added this item 1591 Average listal rating (1032 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 9.5
(2001)-miniseries
The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day.
People who added this item 696 Average listal rating (420 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 9.4
Planet Earth (2006)
(2006)
People who added this item 1135 Average listal rating (638 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 9.3
The Wire (2002)
(2002-2008)
Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers, and law enforcement.
People who added this item 1452 Average listal rating (1027 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 9.3
(2005-2008)
In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar.
People who added this item 3351 Average listal rating (2257 ratings) 8.8 IMDB Rating 9.3
(2011-)
Kings, queens, knights and renegades use schemes and swords to battle for the throne.
People who added this item 1843 Average listal rating (1193 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 9.2
The Sopranos (1999)
(1999-2007)
Modern day morality tale about New Jersey mob boss Tony Soprano, as he deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life.
People who added this item 1987 Average listal rating (1338 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 9.1
Sherlock (2010)
(2010-)
A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
People who added this item 1916 Average listal rating (1342 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 9
Death Note (2006)
(2006-2007)
Yagami Light is an ace student with great prospects, who's bored out of his mind. One day he finds the "Death Note": a notebook from the realm of the Death Gods, with the power to kill people in any way he desires. With the Death Note in hand, Light decides to create his perfect world, without crime or criminals. However, when criminals start dropping dead one by one, the authorites send the legendary detective L to track down the killer, and a battle of wits, deception and logic ensues...
People who added this item 1413 Average listal rating (1052 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 9
(1992-1995)
The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.


People who added this item 986 Average listal rating (692 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 9
(1959-1964)
Rod Serling's seminal anthology series focused on ordinary folks who suddenly found themselves in extraordinary, usually supernatural, situations. The stories would typically end with an ironic twist that would see the guilty punished.
People who added this item 294 Average listal rating (129 ratings) 8.9 IMDB Rating 9
The Decalogue (2010)
(1989)-miniseries
Ten television drama films, each one based on one of the Ten Commandments.
People who added this item 1848 Average listal rating (1234 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 9
Firefly (2002)
(2002-2003)
Five hundred years in the future, a renegade crew aboard a small, spacecraft tries to survive as they travel the unknown parts of the galaxy and evade warring factions as well as authority agents out to get them.
People who added this item 5509 Average listal rating (4212 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.9
Friends (1994)
(1994-2004)
The lives, loves, and laughs of six young friends living in Manhattan.
People who added this item 237 Average listal rating (182 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.9
(1981-2003)
Classic comedy following the misadventures of two Wheeler Dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
People who added this item 2596 Average listal rating (1911 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.9
The Office (2005)
(2005-)
A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Based on the hit BBC series.
People who added this item 1226 Average listal rating (829 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.9
Cowboy Bebop (1998)
(1998)
The futuristic adventures of an easygoing bounty hunter and his partners.
People who added this item 715 Average listal rating (472 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.9
(1995)-miniseries
Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
People who added this item 484 Average listal rating (361 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8.8
(2003-2006)
Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture.
People who added this item 1122 Average listal rating (793 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.8
(1969-1974)
The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.
(2005-)
Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.
People who added this item 1772 Average listal rating (1185 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.8
Twin Peaks (1990)
(1990-1991)
An idiosyncratic FBI Agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks.
People who added this item 2504 Average listal rating (1996 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8.8
Seinfeld (1989)
(1990-1998)
The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York friends.
People who added this item 1060 Average listal rating (656 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.8
(1999-2000)
A television show about two unique groups of teenagers dealing with life in high school during the 80's.
People who added this item 501 Average listal rating (335 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.8
(1989-)
In this final series, Blackadder is a World War I army captain trying to survive at the front lines at the Western Front.
People who added this item 508 Average listal rating (339 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.8
The West Wing (1999)
(1999-2006)
Inside the lives of staffers in the west wing of the White House.
People who added this item 4197 Average listal rating (3373 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8.7
South Park (1997)
(1997-)
Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado.
People who added this item 1828 Average listal rating (1316 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.7
(2003-2006)
Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.

People who added this item 646 Average listal rating (398 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.7
Downton Abbey (2010)
(2010-)
Beginning in the years leading up to World War I, the drama centers on the Crawley family and their servants.
People who added this item 184 Average listal rating (128 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.7
Top Gear (2002)
(2002-)
Jeremy, Richard and James talk about everything car-related. From new cars to how they're fueled, this show has it all.
People who added this item 681 Average listal rating (440 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8.7
(2000-)
He's got it all: a loving wife, good friends, a successful career, a great home..what could possibly go wrong for Larry David? Seinfeld co-creator Larry David stars as himself in this hilarious, off-kilter comedy series that presents an unflinching, self-depreciating depiction of his life.
People who added this item 576 Average listal rating (390 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.7
The Shield (2002)
(2002-2008)
The Shield is an American television drama series which aired on FX Networks in the United States and other networks internationally. Known for its controversial portrayal of corrupt police officers, it was originally advertised as "Rampart" in reference to the true life Rampart Division police scandal, which the show's Strike Team was loosely based upon. The first season gained the most Emmy nominations for a basic cable drama.
People who added this item 1262 Average listal rating (740 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.7
Rome (2005)
(2005-2007)
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
People who added this item 476 Average listal rating (332 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8.7
Dragon Ball Z (1989)
(1989-2003)
Earth's defender Goku learns that he is from another planet. Now Goku and his allies must defend the planet from an onslaught of new extraterrestrial enemies.
People who added this item 1617 Average listal rating (1085 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.7
(2004-2009)
After losing the war against the Cylon robots, the Battlestar Galactica crew speed toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. Galactica Commander Adama and President Laura Roslin face waning supplies, crushed morale, ... and the credible threat Cylons aboard the ship.
People who added this item 814 Average listal rating (601 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.7
Fawlty Towers (1975)
(1975-1979)
Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away.
People who added this item 1762 Average listal rating (1138 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.7
(2001-2005)
A drama series that takes a darkly comical look at members of a dysfunctional California family that runs an independent funeral home.
People who added this item 899 Average listal rating (559 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.7
Oz (1997)
(1997-2003)
A series chronicling the daily activities of an unusual prison facility and its criminal inhabitants.


People who added this item 4562 Average listal rating (3404 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.7
House M.D. (2004)
(2004-)
An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.
People who added this item 417 Average listal rating (252 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.6
Justified (2010)
(2010-)
Old-school U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens is reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky.
People who added this item 3493 Average listal rating (2356 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.6
Dexter (2006)
(2006-)
During the day, Dexter Morgan is a jovial employee in the Miami Metropolitan Police Department's crime lab, but his meticulously crafted life masks his true nature. In reality Dexter is a disciplined and murderous psychopath (a self-admitted "monster"), and he slakes his blood lust at night by carefully killing the serial ki During the day, Dexter Morgan is a jovial employee in the Miami Metropolitan Police Department's crime lab, but his meticulously crafted life masks his true nature. In reality Dexter is a disciplined and murderous psychopath (a self-admitted "monster"), and he slakes his blood lust at night by carefully killing the serial killers he tracks down during the day.
People who added this item 516 Average listal rating (354 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6
Blackadder II (1986)
(1986-)
Lord Edmund Blackadder is now seeking the approval of Queen Elizabeth I with the "help" of Lord Percy Percy and Baldrick.
People who added this item 1235 Average listal rating (949 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8.6
(1987-1994)
Set decades after Captain James T. Kirk's 5-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers in a new Enterprise set off on their own mission to go where no one has gone before.
People who added this item 301 Average listal rating (190 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6
Peep Show (2003)
(2003-)
Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life.
People who added this item 497 Average listal rating (351 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 8.6
(2007-)
The destruction of the Hidden Leaf Village begins.
People who added this item 2660 Average listal rating (1942 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6
The X Files (1993)
(1993-2002)
This television series follows the adventures and lives of FBI agents investigating those cases that involve the paranormal or previously unsolved (especially by conventional means). FBI Special Agents Mulder, Scully, Doggett and Reyes work to uncover forces within the United States of America government that would violate people's rights, alien creatures and monsters alike that attack and other mysteries.
People who added this item 1213 Average listal rating (699 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.6
Mad Men (2007)
(2007-)
A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.
People who added this item 5879 Average listal rating (4616 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6
The Simpsons (1989)
(1989-)
The Simpsons is an animated Sitcom about the antics of a dysfunctional family called the simpsons (surprise surprise). Homer is the oafish unhealthy beer loving father, Marge is the hardworking homemaker wife, Bart is the ten year old underachiever (and proud of it), Lisa is the unappreciated eight year old genius, and Maggie is the cute, pacifier loving silent infant.
People who added this item 2121 Average listal rating (1386 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.6
Doctor Who (2005)
(2005-)
The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions.
People who added this item 888 Average listal rating (521 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.6
(2008-)
A man in his early 30s struggles to find a balance in his life between being a new dad and his involvement in a motorcycle club.
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