20 favorite TV shows for the 20 IMDB years!

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1.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement. (59 mins.)
“ what a show! what a show! Perfection.. ” - strategic
 
2.
House M.D. (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
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. (44 mins.)
“ Hugh Laurie.. That should do it.. ” - strategic
 
3.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
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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. (22 mins.)
“ New Age comedy ” - strategic
 
4.
Entourage (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent. (28 mins.)
“ it's a man's world ” - strategic
 
5.
Rubicon (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Will Travers is an analyst at a New York City-based federal intelligence agency who is thrown into a story where nothing is as it appears to be. (45 mins.)
“ International Relations in a TV show? Favorited at once! ” - strategic
 
6.
Modern Family (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (22 mins.)
“ Such a short history. Such a big fan base! Mocumentary style at its best! ” - strategic
 
7.
Lie to Me (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
About Cal Lightman, the world's leading deception expert who studies facial expressions and involuntary body language to expose the truth behind the lies. (43 mins.)
“ Educates. Really! ” - strategic
 
8.
How I Met Your Mother (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother. (22 mins.)
“ Legen - wait for it - dary :) ” - strategic
 
9.
Grey's Anatomy (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors. (41 mins.)
“ NOT another medical drama ” - strategic
 
10.
30 Rock (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Liz Lemon, head writer of the sketch comedy show "TGS with Tracy Jordan", must deal with an arrogant new boss and a crazy new star, all while trying to run a successful TV show without losing her mind. (22 mins.)
“ Tina Fey. Talented. A lot. ” - strategic
 
11.
Fringe (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An FBI agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena. (46 mins.)
“ Fantasy. Mystery. Extremelly high standards of production and a more than fine cast. ” - strategic
 
12.
Lost (2004 TV Series)
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The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island. (44 mins.)
“ It's a genre of its own! What else to say?! Either you love it or you hate it :) ” - strategic
 
13.
The Daily Show (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
America's top fake news show. (22 mins.)
“ As an international viewer, it's one of the few political talk show I would pleasantly watch :) ” - strategic
 
14.
Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
“ The well-known hero at contemporary London. Short but promising.. ” - strategic
 
15.
The Unusuals (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Darkly comedic drama focusing on the dysfunctional cops and staff of an infamous NYPD precinct. (60 mins.)
“ Why? Why? WHY? Why you would cancel such a diamond??? ” - strategic
 
16.
Prison Break (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside out. (44 mins.)
“ At the beginning was too clever for a TV show. Later on it was too dumb to end before it becomes boring.. ” - strategic
 
17.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia. (22 mins.)
“ crazy! crazy! crazy! ” - strategic
 
18.
Worst Week (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
U.S. version of the BBC series "The Worst Week of My Life", in which a young couple get quickly acquainted with their soon-to-be in-laws.
Director: Marc Buckland
“ Another very short diamond.. ” - strategic
 
19.
The Colbert Report (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way. (30 mins.)
“ Hilarious! ” - strategic