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1. Friends (1994–2004)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

9.0
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Follows the lives of six 20-something friends living in Manhattan.

Creators: David Crane, Marta Kauffman | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 388,634

2. The Big Bang Theory (2007– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.5
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A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.

Creators: Chuck Lorre, Bill Prady | Stars: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Simon Helberg

Votes: 460,105

3. Two and a Half Men (2003–2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house.

Creators: Lee Aronsohn, Chuck Lorre | Stars: Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones, Conchata Ferrell

Votes: 180,336

4. Frasier (1993–2004)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

8.0
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Dr. Frasier Crane moves back to his hometown of Seattle where he lives with his father and works as a radio psychiatrist.

Creators: David Angell, Peter Casey, David Lee | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin

Votes: 50,586

5. 2 Broke Girls (2011– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

6.9
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Two young women waitressing at a greasy spoon diner strike up an unlikely friendship in the hopes of launching a successful business - if only they can raise the cash.

Creators: Whitney Cummings, Michael Patrick King | Stars: Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris, Jonathan Kite

Votes: 61,773

6. Cheers (1982–1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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The regulars of the Boston bar Cheers share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name.

Creators: James Burrows, Glen Charles, Les Charles | Stars: Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger, George Wendt

Votes: 30,743

7. 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996–2001)

60 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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A group of aliens are sent to Earth, disguised as a human family, to experience and report life on the 3rd planet from the sun.

Creators: Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner | Stars: John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston, French Stewart

Votes: 35,019

8. Mike & Molly (2010– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

6.5
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A couple meet at an Overeaters' Anonymous meeting.

Creator: Mark Roberts | Stars: Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy, Reno Wilson, Katy Mixon

Votes: 14,747

9. Will & Grace (1998–2006)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.2
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Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

Votes: 33,720

10. The Millers (2013–2015)

22 min | Comedy

6.0
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A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans.

Creator: Gregory Thomas Garcia | Stars: J.B. Smoove, Nelson Franklin, Margo Martindale, Jayma Mays

Votes: 4,365

11. Night Court (1984–1992)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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An eccentric fun-loving judge presides over an urban night court and all the silliness going on there.

Creator: Reinhold Weege | Stars: Harry Anderson, John Larroquette, Richard Moll, Charles Robinson

Votes: 5,707

12. Taxi (1978–1983)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Stan Daniels, David Davis, Ed. Weinberger | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner

Votes: 6,596

13. Laverne & Shirley (1976–1983)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.9
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The misadventures of two single women in the 1950's and '60's.

Creators: Lowell Ganz, Garry Marshall, Mark Rothman | Stars: Penny Marshall, Cindy Williams, David L. Lander, Michael McKean

Votes: 3,361

14. Wings (1990–1997)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett and friend Helen attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.

Creators: David Angell, Peter Casey, David Lee | Stars: Tim Daly, Steven Weber, Crystal Bernard, David Schramm

Votes: 6,988

15. The Comeback (2005– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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An ex A-list celebrity attempts to rekindle the flame of her once prominent acting career with nothing but a camera crew and some determination.

Creators: Michael Patrick King, Lisa Kudrow | Stars: Lisa Kudrow, Lance Barber, Robert Michael Morris, Laura Silverman

Votes: 4,348

16. Dharma & Greg (1997–2002)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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There could hardly be an odder match, but love knows no reason- assistant DA Greg Montgomery, the golden spoon son of successful businessman Edward Montgomery and his bossy spouse Kitty, ... See full summary »

Creators: Chuck Lorre, Dottie Dartland Zicklin | Stars: Jenna Elfman, Thomas Gibson, Joel Murray, Mimi Kennedy

Votes: 21,818

17. Mary Tyler Moore (1970–1977)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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The lives and trials of a young single woman and her friends, both at work and at home.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Edward Asner, Gavin MacLeod, Valerie Harper

Votes: 3,891

18. NewsRadio (1995–1999)

23 min | Comedy, Romance

7.9
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The workplace sitcom "NewsRadio" explores the office politics and interpersonal relationships among the staff of WNYX NewsRadio, New York's #2 news radio station. Beleaguered news director ... See full summary »

Creator: Paul Simms | Stars: Dave Foley, Stephen Root, Andy Dick, Maura Tierney

Votes: 10,134

19. Friends with Better Lives (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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A comedy centered around six 30-something friends who each think the other has it better.

Creator: Dana Klein | Stars: James Van Der Beek, Majandra Delfino, Zoe Lister Jones, Brooklyn Decker

Votes: 4,611

20. Caroline in the City (1995–1999)

23 min | Comedy

6.2
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Caroline Duffy is a successful cartoonist living in Manhattan whose comic strip "Caroline in the City" has become a huge hit. The strip is based on her own life, and the people in it - her ... See full summary »

Creators: Fred Barron, Marco Pennette, Dottie Dartland Zicklin | Stars: Lea Thompson, Malcolm Gets, Amy Pietz, Eric Lutes

Votes: 2,182

21. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)

Unrated | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.7
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

Stars: Walt Disney, Kevin Corcoran, Paul Frees, Slim Pickens

Votes: 952

22. Up All Night (2011–2012)

22 min | Comedy

6.5
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Takes an irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.

Creator: Emily Spivey | Stars: Christina Applegate, Maya Rudolph, Will Arnett, Jennifer Hall

Votes: 8,389

23. Crowded (2015– )

21 min | Comedy | Pre-production

An empty nest couple find out that their adult daughters want to move back home with them.

Creator: Suzanne Martin | Stars: Carlease Burke, Miranda Cosgrove, Ryan Dorsey, Stacy Keach

24. Valerie (1986–1991)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.5
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Originally the saga of a working mom raising her three sons alone while her pilot husband is away. After star Valerie Harper left the series, her role was filled by Sandy Duncan as the boys' aunt.

Creator: Charlie Hauck | Stars: Jason Bateman, Jeremy Licht, Luis Daniel Ponce, Josh Taylor

Votes: 802

25. The Bob Newhart Show (1972–1978)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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The professional and personal misadventures of a psychologist and his family, patients, friends and colleagues.

Creators: David Davis, Lorenzo Music | Stars: Bob Newhart, Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily, Marcia Wallace

Votes: 2,611

26. Better with You (2010– )

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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Two sisters are at different stages in their respective relationships.

Creator: Shana Goldberg-Meehan | Stars: JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Jennifer Finnigan, Josh Cooke, Jake Lacy

Votes: 2,862

27. The Class (2006–2007)

22 min | Comedy

8.0
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A 27-year-old is reunited with his childhood friends.

Creators: David Crane, Jeffrey Klarik | Stars: Andrea Anders, Jon Bernthal, Lizzy Caplan, Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Votes: 3,821

28. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )

65 min | Talk-Show

8.8
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Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

Stars: James Lipton, Bradley Cooper, Ellen Burstyn, Dave Chappelle

Votes: 3,834

29. Roc (1991–1994)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Roc Emerson, a city garbage collector, balances the pressures of work with the everyday crises of family life in an effort to do what he thinks is best for his wife and kids. Most of the ... See full summary »

Creator: Stan Daniels | Stars: Charles S. Dutton, Ella Joyce, Rocky Carroll, Carl Gordon

Votes: 625

30. Rhoda (1974–1978)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.8
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After spending several years in her young adult life in Minneapolis but with her brash Bronx Jewish upbringing in tow and with its associated sarcasm, artistically inclined Rhoda ... See full summary »

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns, David Davis, Lorenzo Music | Stars: Valerie Harper, Julie Kavner, Lorenzo Music, David Groh

Votes: 1,103

31. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

Votes: 930

32. Lou Grant (1977–1982)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.1
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The trials of the former TV station manager, turned newspaper city editor, and his journalist staff.

Creators: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns, Gene Reynolds, Leon Tokatyan | Stars: Edward Asner, Robert Walden, Mason Adams, Jack Bannon

Votes: 916

33. Partners (2012–2013)

Comedy

6.3
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Two lifelong friends, who are both architects, form a business partnership.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Michael Urie, David Krumholtz, Sophia Bush, Brandon Routh

Votes: 3,577

34. Gary Unmarried (2008–2010)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Newly divorced after fifteen years of marriage, Gary Brooks, a painting contractor, strives to balance work, shared custody of his two children, a controlling ex-wife, and his foxy new girlfriend.

Creator: Ed Yeager | Stars: Jay Mohr, Paula Marshall, Ryan Malgarini, Kathryn Newton

Votes: 5,017

35. $#*! My Dad Says (2010– )

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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A middle aged son moves in with his old fashion dad.

Creators: Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: William Shatner, Jonathan Sadowski, Nicole Sullivan, Will Sasso

Votes: 4,331

36. Good Morning, Miami (2002–2004)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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A talented young TV producer arrives in Miami to revamp the lowest-rated morning show in the country.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Constance Zimmer, Mark Feuerstein, Ashley Williams, Matt Letscher

Votes: 490

37. Jesse (1998–2000)

30 min | Comedy

5.9
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A single mother (Applegate) tries to find love again with her new boyfriend Diego, of whom her father disapproves. She gets help from her two brothers (one voluntarily mute) and two ... See full summary »

Creator: Ira Ungerleider | Stars: Christina Applegate, Jennifer Milmore, Liza Snyder, Bruno Campos

Votes: 864

38. Men Behaving Badly (1996–1997)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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Kevin and Jamie are two roommates. Kevin is irresponsible and sloppy, but compared to super-slob and slacker Jamie, Kevin looks almost anal-retentive. While both are content to wallow in ... See full summary »

Creator: Matthew Carlson | Stars: Rob Schneider, Dina Spybey-Waters, Ron Eldard, Justine Bateman

Votes: 610

39. Dear John (1988–1992)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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After his wife leaves him for his best friend, John Lacey joins the One Two One Club, a support group for divorced and widowed people. The group consists of its fiery British leader Louise,... See full summary »

Creators: Bob Ellison, Peter Noah, John Sullivan | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jere Burns, Jane Carr, Isabella Hofmann

Votes: 648

40. Back to You (2007–2008)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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A pair of star news anchors work together at a local TV station.

Creators: Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Patricia Heaton, Josh Gad, Ty Burrell

Votes: 1,944

41. Sean Saves the World (2013–2014)

30 min | Comedy

6.4
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Centers on Sean, who must figure out how to parent his 14-year-old daughter, who just moved in, while navigating a temperamental new boss at work.

Creator: Victor Fresco | Stars: Sean Hayes, Megan Hilty, Echo Kellum, Samantha Isler

Votes: 1,809

42. Veronica's Closet (1997–2000)

30 min | Comedy

5.7
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Veronica is the best romance expert around. Unfortunately, her expertise only works on others. After dumping her womanizing husband, she must build back her life and image through her ... See full summary »

Creators: David Crane, Marta Kauffman | Stars: Kirstie Alley, Kathy Najimy, Dan Cortese, Wallace Langham

Votes: 1,254

43. Teachers. (2006– )

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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A comedy about teachers at a New Jersey high school.

Creator: Matt Tarses | Stars: Sarah Shahi, Kali Rocha, Sarah Alexander, Phil Hendrie

Votes: 502

44. Oh Fuck, It's You (2012 TV Movie)

Comedy

5.6
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Nick is a notorious womanizer who, after surviving a serious health scare, realizes that "The One" he has never found is actually Wendy, his business partner and best friend of 15 years (... See full summary »

Writers: Greg Berlanti, Greg Malins | Director: James Burrows | Stars: JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Greg Grunberg, Amy Paffrath, David Walton

Votes: 21

45. Pearl (1996–1997)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Pearl is a mature woman from modest up-bringings. When she realizes she missed out on a lot, she decides to go back to college, in spite of her grown son's protests. She makes a bunch of ... See full summary »

Creator: Don Reo | Stars: Rhea Perlman, Carol Kane, Kevin Corrigan, Dash Mihok

Votes: 85

46. Flying Blind (1992–1993)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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This short-lived FOX sitcom featured Neil, a shy repressed guy who meets the girl of his dreams, Alicia, who is gorgeous and wild. Amazingly, they begin to date and the striking contrast ... See full summary »

Creator: Richard Rosenstock | Stars: Corey Parker, Téa Leoni, Robert Bauer, Clea Lewis

Votes: 204

47. Phyllis (1975–1977)

30 min | Comedy

6.4
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Spinoff from the popular "Mary Tyler Moore" series has Mary Richards' landlady, Phyllis Lindstrom, moving back to her hometown of San Francisco with her teenage daughter Bess following the ... See full summary »

Creators: Stan Daniels, Ed. Weinberger | Stars: Cloris Leachman, Henry Jones, Jane Rose, Carmine Caridi

Votes: 243

48. Four Kings (2006– )

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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Barry (Green), Ben (Cooke), Jason (Grinnell), and Bobby (McRae) are lifelong friends who affectionately refer to themselves as the "Four Kings of New York. The guys find their bonds to one another tested when they all move into the apartment that Ben inherited from his grandmother.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Seth Green, Josh Cooke, Todd Grinnell, Shane McRae

Votes: 425

49. Romantically Challenged (2010– )

30 min | Comedy

5.7
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Rebecca is a recently divorced single mom attorney in Pittsburgh who hasn't dated "since Bill Clinton was president".

Creator: Ricky Blitt | Stars: Alyssa Milano, Kyle Bornheimer, Josh Lawson, Kelly Stables

Votes: 476

50. Hank (2009– )

30 min | Comedy

4.4
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A man and his family and lose everything.

Creator: Tucker Cawley | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Melinda McGraw, Jordan Hinson, Nathan Gamble

Votes: 400