"Brilliant but canceled"

Some of my favourite shows that never got to see a second season.
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1.
Firefly (2002 TV Series)
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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. (44 mins.)
 
2.
Drive (2007 TV Series)
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A drama about various people competing in an illegal cross-country road race. (60 mins.)
 
3.
Four Kings (2006 TV Series)
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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. (30 mins.)
 
4.
The Jake Effect (2003 TV Series)
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Jake Galvin is a well payed lawyer, disillusioned by the unethical cases he defends. Changing careers, he becomes a teacher at a Chicago area high school. Roommate attorney Nick is his sounding board about his new experiences (30 mins.)
 
5.
Global Frequency (2005 TV Movie)
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Detective Sean Flynn and scientist Kate Finch are the latest recruits of The Global Frequency, a secret rogue spy agency that handles threats to global security. They must find a man who's somehow been melting people with his mind. (45 mins.)
 
6.
jPod (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The misadventures of the staff of an eccentric video game design studio. (60 mins.)
 
7.
No Heroics (2008 TV Series)
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London. An ordinary city, with one small difference: superheroes - commonly called 'capes' - exist. But apart from their powers...
 
8.
Freaks and Geeks (1999 TV Series)
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A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year. (44 mins.)
 
9.
Undeclared (2001 TV Series)
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College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dorm-mates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives...unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride. (22 mins.)
 
10.
The Class (2006 TV Series)
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A 27-year-old is reunited with his childhood friends. (22 mins.)
 
11.
Is It Bill Bailey? (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Stand-up and sketch show from the bastion of bewilderment. (30 mins.)
 
12.
Journeyman (2007 TV Series)
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A man travels back in time to help people in trouble. (45 mins.)
 
13.
Terriers (2010 TV Series)
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Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack, in an unlicensed private investigation business. (45 mins.)
 
14.
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.)
 
15.
The Good Guys (2010 TV Series)
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Jack is a by-the-book detective whose habit of undermining himself has resulted in a dead-end position with the Police Dept. His partner Dan, a drunken, lecherous veteran hangs onto his job only because of one heroic act years ago. (60 mins.)
 
16.
Outlaw (2010 TV Series)
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A former Supreme Court Justice starts his own law firm. (60 mins.)
 
17.
Perfect Couples (2010 TV Series)
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Three couples have different ideas of what makes the perfect relationship. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Better Off Ted (2009 TV Series)
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In a science-based company, a manager tries to keep control of his scientists while being pressured by his shrewd boss. (30 mins.)