Ram-30's Top 40 Canadian Television Shows.

Here is my list of the Television Shows produced in Canada that have been the most influential, in my opinion, to Canadian culture.
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1.
The Forest Rangers (1963 TV Series)
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The Forest Rangers was a Canadian television series that ran from 1963 to 1965. They are the adventures of Junior Rangers in the Canadian wilderness. (30 mins.)
 
2.
King of Kensington (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
3.
The Beachcombers (1972 TV Series)
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The adventures of a professional lumber salvager and his friends in Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada. (30 mins.)
 
4.
North of 60 (1992 TV Series)
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About the trials and tribulations of the Aboriginal people in the fictional town of Lynx River NWT. (60 mins.)
 
5.
SCTV (1976 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way. (30 mins.)
 
6.
Corner Gas (2004 TV Series)
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The life, or lack thereof, of a proprietor of a gas station, which is the only stop for miles around and a hub of action on the Prairies. (30 mins.)
Director: Trent Carlson
 
7.
Da Vinci's Inquest (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A Vancouver cop turned coroner searches for truth and justice with the help of his friends. (44 mins.)
 
8.
La famille Plouffe (1953 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
9.
Avonlea (1990 TV Series)
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A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives in Prince Edward Island in early 1900s. (60 mins.)
 
10.
The Wayne & Shuster Show (1955 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Sketch comedy feauturing Johnny Wayne and Frank Shuster.
Director: Norman Jewison
 
11.
The Red Green Show (1991 TV Series)
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Red Green airs his handyman show from Possum Lodge, Canada, and also experiences some zany adventures in real life. (25 mins.)
 
12.
Degrassi High (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The lives and trials of students of a city high school. (30 mins.)
Director: Philip Earnshaw
 
13.
The Newsroom (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In a Toronto TV station, the newsroom is headed by a ratings freak. There is nothing George won't do... (47 mins.)
 
14.
The Kids in the Hall (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The TV series of the Canadian sketch comedy troupe that, more often than not, puts bizarre, unique, and insane twists in their skits. (25 mins.)
 
15.
Due South (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The cases of a cynical American police detective and a upright Royal Canadian Mounted Police constable in the city of Chicago. (46 mins.)
 
16.
Wojeck (1966 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A coroner searches for truth and justice with the help of his friends, while trying to hold his family together. (60 mins.)
 
17.
Mr. Dressup (1967 TV Series)
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An amiable man teaches preschool subjects with his puppet friends with games, songs and the infinite number of costumes inside his tickle trunk. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Night Heat (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The exploits of the detectives of the Mid South Precinct, in a generic North American city not unlike New York (but a lot like Toronto)... (60 mins.)
 
19.
The Nature of Things (1960 TV Series)
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Various science documentaries are presented. (60 mins.)
 
20.
ReBoot (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the inner computer world of Mainframe, a guardian program sprite and his friends defend the system from threats from viruses and the User. (30 mins.)
Director: Owen Hurley
 
21.
Codco (1986 TV Series)
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A Newfoundland, Canada focused sketch comedy show. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Heartland (2007 TV Series)
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A multi-generational saga set in Alberta, Canada and centered on a family getting through life together in both happy and trying times. (45 mins.)
 
23.
Seeing Things (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A newspaper journalist has strange visions which help him in the solving of crimes.
 
24.
The Friendly Giant (1958 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In his castle, a giant and his friends tell stories and play music for the young viewers. (15 mins.)
Director: John Ryan
 
25.
Less Than Kind (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
15-year-old Sheldon Blecher is overweight, with a self-destructive driving instructor father and pyromaniac... (30 mins.)
 
26.
Jake and the Kid (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
27.
Definition (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A cross between Hangman and Scrabble, players try to solve puzzles by guessing missing letters. Very similar to "Wheel of Fortune" but without the wheel. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Twitch City (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
This comedy series stands halfway between the average sitcom and Tarantinoesque production. It focuses on Curtis... (30 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
29.
Quentin Durgens, M.P. (1966 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(60 mins.)
 
30.
Mixed Blessings (2007 TV Series)
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A widowed Ukrainian plumber and a widowed Cree waitress fall madly in love resulting in a riotous fireworks display of conflicts with friends and family.
 
31.
Inside the Box (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Inside the Box revolves around the content of iconic TV programming, pitting three contestants against... (30 mins.)
Director: Sidney M. Cohen
 
32.
Chez Hélène (1959 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An unusual attempt to promote Canadian unity by exposing English-speaking children to French language conversation... (15 mins.)
 
33.
Swiss Family Robinson (1976 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Follows the adventures of a Swiss family shipwrecked on a deserted tropical island in 1801. It is loosely based on the classic novel by Johann Wyss. (30 mins.)
 
34.
Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A satirical look at a Muslim community living in Canada. (22 mins.)
 
35.
Murdoch Mysteries (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In the 1890s, William Murdoch uses radical forensic techniques for the time, including fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city's most gruesome murders. (48 mins.)
 
36.
Ace Lightning (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When a bolt of lightning strikes his house, a British teenager's life is turned upside-down when the characters from his video game come to life in his own backyard. (30 mins.)
Director: Graeme Lynch
 
37.
Slings and Arrows (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
In the fictional town of New Burbage, legendary theatrical madman Geoffrey Tennant returns to the New Burbage Theatre Festival... (60 mins.)
 
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39.
Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Based on a true story, Sue Thomas:F.B.Eye follows the adventures of Sue Thomas at the FBI in Washington... (60 mins.)
 
40.
The Fifth Estate (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Investigative journalist news documentaries are presented. (60 mins.)
Director: Marie Caloz