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1.
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.)
“ Shamy is back together this season, now there are rumors of an upcoming wedding, but who will it be? ” - toddandceleste
 
2.
Mary Tyler Moore (1970 TV Series)
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The lives and trials of a young single woman and her friends, both at work and at home. (30 mins.)
“ Mary Tyler Moore is on a par with Lucille Ball. Murphy Brown would never have happened without this show. Classic sitcom gold. ” - toddandceleste
 
3.
Family Guy (1999 TV Series)
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In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another. (22 mins.)
“ Seth McFarlane is crazy funny. This guy has literally made fun of everything and everyone on earth. ” - toddandceleste
 
4.
Spin City (1996 TV Series)
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In this sitcom, Charlie, who takes Mike Flaherty's place in later years, is the Deputy-Mayor of New York City, and his team of half-wits must constantly save the Mayor from embarrassment and the media. (30 mins.)
“ A fantastic show that went down to okay after the departure of Michael J. Fox. Charlie Sheen was funny but not as good... ” - toddandceleste
 
5.
China Beach (1988 TV Series)
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The trials of a weary nurse, her friends and colleagues in a Vietnam War field hospital. (120 mins.)
“ Dana Delaney made this show great. Her character was hauntingly realistic. Gives you a real sense of what combat nurses went through during the Vietnam War. ” - toddandceleste
 
6.
Bones (2005 TV Series)
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Forensic anthropologist, Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan, and cocky FBI special agent Seeley Booth build a team to investigate murders - and quite often, there isn't more to examine than rotten flesh or mere bones. (40 mins.)
“ The fall finale was a huge cliffhanger. We shall have to wait until February to find out what happens to Hodgins. ” - toddandceleste
 
7.
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.)
“ One of the worst decisions any network ever made was to cancel this show after the first season. ” - toddandceleste
 
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Eureka (2006 TV Series)
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A U.S. Marshall becomes the sheriff of a remote cozy little Northwestern town of Eureka where the best minds in the US have secretly been tucked away to build futuristic inventions for the government which often go disastrously wrong. (60 mins.)
“ Really awesome scifi series. Has elements of Star Trek and Twilight Zone blended with great original stories. You can still catch the five wonderful seasons online. Check it out. ” - toddandceleste
 
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M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
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The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation. (25 mins.)
“ This is a comedy/dramedy classic. Not only did they give us some of TV's funniest moments, they reminded us that in the middle of hell on earth, you can still hold on to hope. ” - toddandceleste
 
10.
CHiPs (1977 TV Series)
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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers. (60 mins.)
“ A fun childhood memory. Used to watch it with my dad. Erik Estrada had white teeth before teeth whitening! ” - toddandceleste
 
11.
Murphy Brown (1988 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a tough female television journalist and her friends. (30 mins.)
“ This show was insanely funny for the first four seasons, then still funny for the rest of its run. Really enjoying this series in reruns on Encore Classic channel. Catch it! ” - toddandceleste
 
12.
The Muppet Show (1976 TV Series)
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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show. (30 mins.)
“ Such a fun, zany childhood Friday night memory! My faves were Fozzie and Rowlf. ” - toddandceleste
 
13.
The Carol Burnett Show (1967 TV Series)
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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe. (60 mins.)
“ Comedy gold, Carol Burnett is one of the funniest people who ever lived. And her costars were amazing too. ” - toddandceleste
 
14.
Warehouse 13 (2009 TV Series)
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After saving the life of the President in Washington D.C., a pair of U.S Secret Service agents are whisked... (43 mins.)
“ Good acting combined with incredible writing makes a very good show. These stories are endlessly entertaining. Fantasy meets adventure meets sci-fi. Great stuff. Enjoyed the recent series finale and bid you all a fond farewell! ” - toddandceleste
 
15.
Haven (2010 TV Series)
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She has no past. She has no family. She was raised in an orphanage. So, she lives for what she does best: be an FBI agent... (60 mins.)
“ Kind of a scarier, darker version of The Twilight Zone. The series finale is in the can. I saw it and felt it was predictable yet satisfying. ” - toddandceleste
 
16.
As Time Goes By (1992 TV Series)
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The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance. (60 mins.)
“ Great example of British humor. Funny in a British sort of way. Starring the inimitable Dame Judith Dench. What an actress. ” - toddandceleste
 
17.
Dragnet 1967 (1967 TV Series)
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Police Detective Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners investigate crimes in Los Angeles. (30 mins.)
“ A cop show classic that I didn't discover until the 80s on Nick at Nite. Priceless and campy, not to mention a bit moral. Starring the best partner Joe Friday ever had, played by Harry Morgan. ” - toddandceleste
 
18.
Are You Being Served? (1972 TV Series)
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The misadventures of the staff of a retail floor of a major department store. (28 mins.)
“ You have never heard so much double entendre in your life, really! Ridiculously funny! Starring the legendary John Inman. ” - toddandceleste
 
19.
Taxi (1978 TV Series)
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The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things. (30 mins.)
“ Super funny ensemble show. Loved this cast so much. Reminds us even today that there is always a reason to laugh, even when you have a crappy job. ” - toddandceleste
 
20.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000 TV Series)
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An elite team of police forensic evidence investigation experts work their cases in Las Vegas. (60 mins.)
“ Grissom returned to do the two hour series finale. I think it tied up some loose ends and left us true fans fairly happy. Ted Danson has moved to the new CSI:Cyber and he's pretty good in that. ” - toddandceleste
 
21.
CSI: NY (2004 TV Series)
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CSI Head Detective Mac Taylor and his team solve crimes in New York City. (43 mins.)
“ Gary Sinise WAS the show, but the writing was pretty good too. ” - toddandceleste
 
22.
American Dad! (2005 TV Series)
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The random escapades of Stan Smith, a conservative C.I.A. Agent dealing with family life, and keeping America safe, all in the most absurd way possible. (22 mins.)
“ More insane lunacy from the mind of Seth Macfarlane. Just goofy escapist fun. ” - toddandceleste
 
23.
Crossing Jordan (2001 TV Series)
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A "sexy, brilliant" Boston medical examiner... Despite a checkered career, Dr. Jordan Cavanaugh goes above and beyond to solve cases. (60 mins.)
“ Good stories and the Jordan character, she was very good. ” - toddandceleste
 
24.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 TV Series)
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD who investigate sexually related crimes. (60 mins.)
“ The stories are very dark, but well written, and Mariska Hargitay is a killer actress. ” - toddandceleste
 
25.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
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Set decades after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in a new Enterprise on their own mission to go where no one has gone before. (44 mins.)
“ Best Trek series overall, most fans agree...my fave episode is the two part "Time's Arrow". Data's head is found 400 years in the past. ” - toddandceleste
 
26.
Star Trek: Voyager (1995 TV Series)
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Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home. (44 mins.)
“ The only female Star Trek captain. Kate Mulgrew was pretty good, but Jeri Ryan as Seven of Nine, she was fantastic! ” - toddandceleste
 
27.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993 TV Series)
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In the vicinity of the liberated planet of Bajor, the Federation space station Deep Space Nine guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the galaxy. (45 mins.)
“ This was a dark series, but the writing was of the highest quality. The Sisko was a truly great actor. ” - toddandceleste
 
28.
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001 TV Series)
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A century before Captain Kirk's five-year mission, Jonathan Archer captains the United Earth ship Enterprise during the early years of Starfleet, leading up to the Earth-Romulan War and the formation of the Federation. (60 mins.)
“ I think this series needed more time, it had started some good story lines and then it got canned, sigh. ” - toddandceleste
 
29.
Perry Mason (1957 TV Series)
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The cases of a master criminal defense attorney, handling the most difficult of cases in the aid of the innocent. (60 mins.)
“ My all time favorite lawyer show. Raymond Burr set the bar very high. Based on a classic novel series written by Erle Stanley Gardner, a real Texas lawyer. ” - toddandceleste
 
30.
Body of Proof (2011 TV Series)
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Medical examiner Megan Hunt's unique approach to solving crimes puts her at odds with her superiors. (60 mins.)
“ A show that could still be on the air, but none of the cast was as great as Dana Delany. She couldn't carry it herself. Too bad. ” - toddandceleste
 
31.
Castle (2009 TV Series)
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After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle receives permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes. (43 mins.)
“ Im addicted to this show. Also a huge Nathan Fillion fan. LOVE IT. It's kind of like watching a really good crime novel. Sadly it is no more. ” - toddandceleste
 
32.
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (1995 TV Series)
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A divorced father, he has custody of his 23-year-old slacker son Ben, who dreams of wealth and freedom but is too lazy to find a real job... (30 mins.)
“ Squigglevision is so cool, and what a concept. Comedians in therapy, I really love it. ” - toddandceleste
 
33.
British Men Behaving Badly (1992 TV Series)
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This comedy series is all about two mates, Gary and Tony who share a two bedroom home. They are grown men who act like a couple of drunk two year olds... (45 mins.)
“ Raunchy and devilish fun with surprisingly good acting for the subject matter. Starring Martin Clunes and Neil Morrissey, a very fine comedy team. ” - toddandceleste
 
34.
Mad Men (2007 TV Series)
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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. (47 mins.)
“ The finale was great for true fans. I will always remember this show as a production of the highest quality, with superior writing, acting, costuming and staging. Thanks for the memories. ” - toddandceleste
 
35.
The Odd Couple (1970 TV Series)
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Two men, a neat freak and a slob separated from their wives, have to live together despite their differences. (30 mins.)
“ Just really really funny!!! The contrast between Felix and Oscar just made it more funny. Klugman and Randall were one of the best TV comedy pairings ever. ” - toddandceleste
 
36.
That Girl (1966 TV Series)
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Ann Marie is a struggling actress living in New York City. In between trying to find jobs acting and modeling she has time for her boyfriend... (30 mins.)
“ Marlo Thomas made cute funny. Adorably entertaining and really paved the way for shows like the Mary Tyler Moore show. ” - toddandceleste
 
37.
That '70s Show (1998 TV Series)
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A comedy revolving around a group of teenage friends, their mishaps, and their coming of age, set in 1970s Wisconsin. (22 mins.)
“ Super funny show. Kurtwood Smith was a riot. For a person my age, a crazy funny blast from the past. ” - toddandceleste
 
38.
All in the Family (1971 TV Series)
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A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day. (30 mins.)
“ A groundbreaking classic, everyone should see this show. It expanded the sitcom genre in a way no other show had ever done. Starring the legendary Carroll O'Connor. ” - toddandceleste
 
39.
The Bob Newhart Show (1972 TV Series)
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The professional and personal misadventures of a psychologist and his family, patients, friends and colleagues. (30 mins.)
“ A guy who never smiles but makes you laugh your head off, a super funny AND fun show. If you have never seen the classic comedy of Bob Newhart, treat yourself to this show. ” - toddandceleste
 
40.
Designing Women (1986 TV Series)
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The misadventures of four women and their handyman running a design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. (30 mins.)
“ Until the departure of Delta Burke, this show was fantastic, an amazing combination of humor and class. It went slowly downhill after Delta Burke left. ” - toddandceleste
 
41.
Boston Legal (2004 TV Series)
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Boston Legal is a spin-off of the long-running Kelley series The Practice, following the exploits of former Practice character Alan Shore (James Spader) at the legal firm of Crane, Poole and Schmidt. (44 mins.)
“ THE funniest lawyer show I have ever seen, bar none. Shatner is just priceless hilarity, and the friendship between him and Spader adds even more funny stuff. ” - toddandceleste
 
42.
Barney Miller (1974 TV Series)
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The captain of a city police station and his staff handle the various local troubles and characters that come to the building. (30 mins.)
“ THE funniest cop show ever, not to mention a super lineup of guest stars. Really enjoyed it. ” - toddandceleste
 
43.
Law & Order (1990 TV Series)
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Follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court. (45 mins.)
“ Loved Jerry Orbach in this. Early on the writing was extremely good, and it stayed pretty good. Chris Noth was really good in this also. ” - toddandceleste
 
44.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001 TV Series)
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This third Law & Order series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view. (60 mins.)
“ Goren and Eames were a magical combination. Goren was marvelous, so quirky and fascinating, and Eames was the perfect foil to his oddities. ” - toddandceleste
 
45.
Family Ties (1982 TV Series)
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Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew. (30 mins.)
“ Michael J. Fox, I loved him, such a funny guy! One of my favorite high school memories. Alex P. Keaton has got to be one of the most memorable sitcom characters ever. ” - toddandceleste
 
46.
Covert Affairs (2010 TV Series)
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Fresh out of the farm, Annie Walker must adapt to the challenging life of a CIA operative under the guidance of her handler, Auggie. But soon she realizes her recruit might have to do with her last boyfriend rather than her talent. (60 mins.)
“ This show was just cancelled. A wonderful spy show, sharply and expertly written, very well acted, and filled with breathtaking location shots. All the scenes of Annie traveling the world were shot on location. ” - toddandceleste
 
47.
Burn Notice (2007 TV Series)
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A spy recently disavowed by the U.S. government uses his special ops training to help others in trouble. (44 mins.)
“ I LOVE this spy show! The finale was outstanding. I miss it so much I may have to buy it. ” - toddandceleste
 
48.
Royal Pains (2009 TV Series)
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An unfairly discredited but brilliant diagnostic surgeon winds up working with his cheesy brother in the Hamptons as a concierge doctor to the uber-rich and ultra-elite. (42 mins.)
“ The scenery is breathtaking and the stories are interesting. The acting is good but the writing is even better. Current season just wrapped and the writing was really fantastic but I wish it would have had been a bit longer. ” - toddandceleste
 
49.
Person of Interest (2011 TV Series)
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An ex-assassin and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes--including the civilians' roles--are left a mystery. (43 mins.)
“ The writing is the best thing about this show. It is absolutely fascinating, each storyline is riveting. Probably some of the best writing currently on television. ” - toddandceleste
 
50.
Happy Days (1974 TV Series)
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The Cunningham family live through the 1950s with help and guidance from the lovable and almost superhuman greaser, Fonzie. (30 mins.)
“ Great show! The Fonz became an American icon. His jacket is in the Smithsonian, I have seen it. Charming and funny tribute to the 50s and the youth we all miss sometimes. ” - toddandceleste
 
51.
Suburgatory (2011 TV Series)
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Tessa Altman is used to the big city but when her dad moves her away, she has to adapt to her new suburban life in Chatswin. (22 mins.)
“ This show was just cancelled. Hoping to see Jane Levy again, love her work, she is very funny. ” - toddandceleste
 
52.
Monk (2002 TV Series)
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Adrian Monk is a brilliant San Francisco detective, whose obsessive compulsive disorder just happens to get in the way. (47 mins.)
“ Tony Shaloub is a genius who had very good writers on this show, what a combo! A detective with OCD, what a concept, it was really very entertaining! ” - toddandceleste
 
53.
The Good Wife (2009 TV Series)
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Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state's attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm. (43 mins.)
“ This show is now concluded. The writing was a consistently good quality, the acting varied a little bit. The finale was not worthy of it's long history of good stories. ” - toddandceleste
 
54.
My Name Is Earl (2005 TV Series)
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A ne'er do well wins $100,000 in the lottery and decides to right all the wrongs from his past with his newfound realization. (22 mins.)
“ A better show than they got credit for. Funny and quirky, good entertainment. I still wish Earl could have finished his list. ” - toddandceleste
 
55.
The Jeffersons (1975 TV Series)
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A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants. (30 mins.)
“ Classic 70s comedy gold. Sherman Hemsley was a genius who had good coworkers. On this show we first met the amazing Marla Gibbs, who had a spinoff show of her own later on. She was insanely funny as the maid Florence. ” - toddandceleste
 
56.
The Golden Girls (1985 TV Series)
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Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times. (30 mins.)
“ Four women who became a legendary comedy team. This show delivers the laughs in a big way. Although only one of them is still alive, they left behind a legacy of great comedy for all to enjoy. ” - toddandceleste
 
57.
Hot in Cleveland (2010 TV Series)
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Three 40-something best friends from Los Angeles are flying to Paris when their plane makes an emergency landing in Cleveland. Realizing that all the norms from Los Angeles don't apply anymore, they decide to celebrate a city that values real women and stay where they're still considered hot. (30 mins.)
“ Four fabulous sitcom veterans who made a modern version of the Golden Girls. The comedy was wonderful and the guest star line up was second to none. Thanks for a great show! ” - toddandceleste
 
58.
NCIS (2003 TV Series)
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The cases of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service's Washington DC Major Case Response Team, led by Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs. (60 mins.)
“ This season the interesting stories have been about Gibbs and his personal struggle after his traumatic injuries. Love Jon Cryer as his doctor. Michael Weatherly left at the end of this season. That is sad but I will still check back next season. ” - toddandceleste
 
59.
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009 TV Series)
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The Naval Criminal Investigation Service's Office of Special Projects takes on the undercover work and the hard to crack cases in LA. Key agents are G. Callen and Sam Hanna, streets kids risen through the ranks. (43 mins.)
“ LL Cool J is a way better actor than I expected, and I love the lady who plays Hetty. They make the show. ” - toddandceleste
 
60.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
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Jimmy becomes a single parent to an infant after the mother he had a one-night stand with ends up on death row. (22 mins.)
“ A show with a bit of a ridiculous premise, although the character played by Cloris Leachman was fantastic. ” - toddandceleste
 
61.
Liberty! The American Revolution (1997 Mini-Series)
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Six-hour documentary on the American Revolution, from the passage of the Stamp Act (1765) through the... (360 mins.)
“ Very good series on the Revolution with famous actors doing voiceovers. Great stuff. ” - toddandceleste
 
62.
The Civil War (1990 Mini-Series)
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A comprehensive survey of the American Civil War. (680 mins.)
“ A historical documentary of epic proportions. This should be on the bucket list of any American. ” - toddandceleste
 
63.
Quantum Leap (1989 TV Series)
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Scientist Sam Beckett finds himself trapped in time--"leaping" into the body of a different person in a different time period each week. (60 mins.)
Director: John Cullum
“ Wonderful writing, a great adventure every week, I miss this show, and Scott Bakula was awesome. ” - toddandceleste
 
64.
Empty Nest (1988 TV Series)
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"Empty Nest" is set in Miami and tells of the day to day misadventures of a widowed pediatrician, Harry Weston... (30 mins.)
“ Super funny show, I really miss Dinah Manoff, she was a hoot! ” - toddandceleste
 
65.
In Plain Sight (2008 TV Series)
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U.S. Marshall Mary Shannon must hunt down witnesses for federal cases in the witness protection program while also managing rather dysfunctional family and her own personal life. (60 mins.)
“ Loved this show, the female lead was very funny. Enjoyed the comedy combined with the mysteries. ” - toddandceleste
 
66.
The Bugs Bunny Show (1960 TV Series)
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Bugs Bunny, the famous, Oscar-winning cartoon rabbit, hosts his first weekly television series, along... (30 mins.)
“ Cartoon gold. No equal anywhere. ” - toddandceleste
 
67.
Frasier (1993 TV Series)
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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. (22 mins.)
“ Probably one of the top 10 best sitcoms ever. Kelsey Grammer was a master with a supporting cast unequalled anywhere. ” - toddandceleste
 
68.
Friends (1994 TV Series)
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Follows the personal and professional lives of six 20 to 30-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan. (22 mins.)
“ This show still makes me laugh my head off, great 90s sitcom about a bunch of friends trying to make it through young adulthood together. ” - toddandceleste
 
69.
Wait Till Your Father Gets Home (1972 TV Series)
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A conservative father butts heads with his family on various social attitudes of the day. (30 mins.)
“ Fun cartoon I used to watch before bedtime. The father was voiced by Tom Bosley, Mr. C. from Happy Days. ” - toddandceleste
 
70.
Grey's Anatomy (2005 TV Series)
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A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors. (41 mins.)
“ This has been picked up again. Hope to see some slightly more interesting story lines next season, and I will be watching. ” - toddandceleste
 
71.
The Cosby Show (1984 TV Series)
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The goings-on in the life of a successful African American family. (30 mins.)
“ Still a timeless comedy classic. The characters were a wonderful family filled with love and laughter. The real people, maybe not so much. ” - toddandceleste
 
72.
Wings (1990 TV Series)
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Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees. (30 mins.)
“ A spinoff of Cheers set in Nantucket. Really funny show with great guest stars. Starring Tim Daly, brother of the legendary Tyne Daly. ” - toddandceleste
 
73.
Cheers (1982 TV Series)
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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. (22 mins.)
“ An 80s comedy classic I recommend to anyone. The greatness of the show was in the entire cast, not just one single person. They worked together to create some of the funniest sitcom moments of the decade. Nice job guys! ” - toddandceleste
 
74.
Becker (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Dr. John Becker goes through his daily routine of being a doctor, stopping at his favorite diner, and other various situations, all the while hating life and everything around him. (30 mins.)
“ Funny show, not as good as Cheers. The biggest mistake they made with this show was firing Terry Farrell. She and Ted Danson were super funny together. ” - toddandceleste
 
75.
The Mentalist (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A famous "psychic" outs himself as a fake, and starts working as a consultant for the California Bureau of Investigation so he can find "Red John", the madman who killed his wife and daughter. (43 mins.)
“ The character Jane IS this show, but that's ok cause he's a pretty amazing character. It was a good show while it lasted and the finale was pretty good. ” - toddandceleste
 
76.
Touch (2012 TV Series)
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A widower struggling to raise his emotionally challenged son discovers that he can predict events before they happen. (43 mins.)
“ Good story but I think it played itself out, there was nowhere to go with it. Probably part of the reason it only went one season. ” - toddandceleste
 
77.
The Office (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. (22 mins.)
“ A remake of a British sitcom that was WAY better than the original, until Steve Carrell left, then it was blah... ” - toddandceleste
 
78.
Moonlighting (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency. (60 mins.)
“ This show started out fantastic and got worse, partly due to the writer's strike. Too bad. Bruce Willis and Cybill Sheperd were SO funny!!! ” - toddandceleste
 
79.
The Middle (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the town of Orson, Indiana. (22 mins.)
“ A show that finds the humor in everyday life. Most regular people can relate. The cast really clicks together, they are believable as a family. ” - toddandceleste
 
80.
Mike & Molly (2010 TV Series)
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A couple meet at an Overeaters' Anonymous meeting. (30 mins.)
“ Alas, this show is no more. The finale was a very happy ending. ” - toddandceleste
 
81.
2 Broke Girls (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
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. (22 mins.)
“ The one liners continue to fly in this show full of laughs. Behrs and Dennings are a good team. ” - toddandceleste
 
82.
Shark Tank (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Ambitious entrepreneurs present their breakthrough business concepts. (60 mins.)
“ This show is really really interesting to watch. I have learned a lot about what it takes to get a product to the public. ” - toddandceleste
 
83.
Chuck (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When a twenty-something computer geek inadvertently downloads critical government secrets into his brain, the C.I.A. and the N.S.A. assign two agents to protect him, and exploit such knowledge, turning his life upside down. (43 mins.)
“ One of my all time favorite spy shows. I voted over and over to save it for two seasons. I was a HUGE fan. ” - toddandceleste
 
84.
St. Elsewhere (1982 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital. (60 mins.)
“ Watched this cause I love hospital shows and cause Mark Harmon was a pretty man. ” - toddandceleste
 
85.
Fairly Legal (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A woman, who quit being an attorney at her father's law firm to become a mediator, copes after her father's death. (41 mins.)
“ Really like this quirky spin on your standard lawyer show. She's a mediator and a darn good one. Too bad it was cancelled. If you like Sarah Shahi, check her out in Person of Interest. ” - toddandceleste
 
86.
Leave It to Beaver (1957 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The misadventures of a suburban boy, family and friends. (30 mins.)
“ A charming, idealized version of family life in the 1950s. I mean please, even real housewives of the 1950s didn't wear dresses and pearls to clean the house. Still it's cute. ” - toddandceleste
 
87.
The Brady Bunch (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The misadventures of a large family united when one widowed and one divorced people married. (30 mins.)
“ A fun childhood memory for me. Used to watch it every Friday night. Marcia, Marcia, Marcia... ” - toddandceleste
 
88.
Get Smart (1965 TV Series)
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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the evil forces of KAOS with the help of his competent partner Agent 99. (25 mins.)
“ This show may have been one of the funniest in the 1960s. The timing was perfect, as it came in the middle of the paranoia of the cold war. Good reminder that people still had a reason to laugh. Don Adams was a scream. ” - toddandceleste
 
89.
The Jetsons (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The misadventures of a futuristic family. (25 mins.)
“ I was kooky over this cartoon when I was a kid and I still am. I wanted a robot that would do all my chores for me. Still don't have that. ” - toddandceleste
 
90.
The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator. (60 mins.)
“ This show was really fun to watch. James Garner had a great personality and it showed very much in this show. I already miss his charm, humor and class. RIP James Garner. ” - toddandceleste
 
91.
Knight Rider (1982 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil with the help of an indestructible and artificially intelligent supercar. (46 mins.)
“ I loved the KITT car so much, that's the only reason I watched it, really enjoyed that car. ” - toddandceleste
 
92.
MacGyver (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The adventures of a secret agent armed with almost infinite scientific resourcefulness. (48 mins.)
“ MacGyver could entertain me with just a ball of string, a stick of gum and a paperclip. That's talent. ” - toddandceleste
 
93.
The Donna Reed Show (1958 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Another popular 1950's sitcom about a close family. The Stones consist of loving homemaker Donna, her pediatrician husband Alex... (30 mins.)
“ Not quite as idealized as Leave it to Beaver, but still a bit of a glossy depiction of family life in the 1950s. Donna Reed was an Oscar winning actress whose charisma, charm and talent made this show very popular. ” - toddandceleste
 
94.
Blue Bloods (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Revolves around a family of New York cops. (43 mins.)
“ Tom Selleck was pretty good in Magnum, but in this show he really shows his acting chops, and I love Donnie Wahlberg too. ” - toddandceleste
 
95.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A streetwise, poor young man from Philadelphia is sent by his mother to live with his aunt, uncle and cousins in their Bel-Air mansion. (22 mins.)
“ Will Smith at his funniest. Along with Alfonso Ribiero and Jazzy Jeff, this show gave us some great laughs. ” - toddandceleste
 
96.
Just Shoot Me! (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Hot-tempered journalist Maya Gallo got herself fired from yet another job when she made an anchorwoman... (30 mins.)
Director: Richard Boden
“ David Spade doing what he does best, playing a randy little perv. Very funny show with a good cast. Loved Wendie Malick, kind of a female David Spade. ” - toddandceleste
 
97.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
In the not-too-distant future, a man and his robots are trapped aboard the Satellite of Love, where mad scientists force them to sit through the worst movies ever made. (92 mins.)
Director: Joel Hodgson
“ This show was so funny you could laugh yourself sick. Two robots watch old B movies and make hilarious comments over the dialogue. Seriously, it will make you bust a gut laughing. ” - toddandceleste
 
98.
Home Improvement (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The daily trials and tribulations of Tim Taylor, a TV show host raising three mischeivous boys with help from his loyal co-host, loving wife, and eccentric neighbor. (22 mins.)
Director: Andy Morris
“ One of the best family sitcoms of the 90s, hands down. Super funny AND ok for the whole family to watch. Patricia Richardson was the third mom they tried out for this show, and she was the one. Fans loved her, she and Tim Allen were such a great comedy team. ” - toddandceleste
 
99.
Night Court (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An eccentric fun-loving judge presides over an urban night court and all the silliness going on there. (30 mins.)
“ My favorite show in college. Just crazy funny, loony fun from beginning to end. One of the best ensemble casts ever assembled in the history of TV. ” - toddandceleste
 
100.
Dave's World (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Dave Barry, a Pulitzer prize winning columnist is dealing with his life in the suburbs together with his wife and two sons... (30 mins.)
“ Pretty funny, but Harry Anderson had to carry it, and I think that's why it didn't last long. ” - toddandceleste