My US TV Season 2011-2012

These shows I'm planing to watch starting this fall, I won't make them all, but I'll at least try to check out all the pilots and first 3-5 episodes...
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1.
Wilfred (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of a depressed man who inexplicably is the only one who can see his neighbor's dog as a full grown man in a dog suit. (22 mins.)
“ Season 1 - the last 4 of the 8 episodes so far were really good, it took me a bit to get into the show, but it was definitely worth it. ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
2.
The Hour (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme. (60 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 19th July 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
3.
Parenthood (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The lives and tragedies of the Braverman family tree. (60 mins.)
“ Season 3 - 13th September ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
4.
How to Make It in America (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A group of 20 somethings living in New York City. Ben and Cameron work on starting a fashion company, while enjoying their lives in the greatest city in the world. (30 mins.)
“ Season 2 - 18th September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
5.
Two and a Half Men (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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. (22 mins.)
“ Season 9 - 19th September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
6.
New Girl (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behavior very unusual, the men support her - most of the time. (22 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 20th September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
7.
Revenge (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An emotionally troubled young woman makes it her mission to exact revenge against the people who wronged her father. (44 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 21th September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
8.
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.)
“ Season 3 - 21st September 2011 (If I finish the first two seasons until then!) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
9.
Community (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A suspended lawyer is forced to enroll in a community college with an eclectic staff and student body. (22 mins.)
“ Season 3 - 22nd September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
10.
Parks and Recreation (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place. (22 mins.)
“ Season 4 - 22nd September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
11.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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.)
“ Season 5 - 22nd September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
12.
Person of Interest (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
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.)
“ Season 1 - 22nd September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
13.
Nikita (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A rogue assassin returns to take down the secret organization that trained her. (60 mins.)
“ Season 2 - 23rd September 2011 (not sure, maybe I'll watch the complete season in 1 month when the season is finished). ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
14.
Hart of Dixie (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
New Yorker and new doctor Zoe Hart accepts an offer from a stranger, Dr. Harley Wilkes, to work in his medical practice in Bluebell, Alabama. She arrives to find he has died and left half the practice to her in his will. (60 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 26th September 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
15.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, but that's what he seems to be, as that's not what he really is. Dexter is a serial killer that hunts the bad. (53 mins.)
“ Season 6 - 26th September 2011 (If I manage to finish season 5 until then, UK release is 5th September, I won't make the first episode, but the 2nd or 3rd is definitely possible). ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
16.
Last Man Standing (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A married father of three tries to maintain his manliness in a world increasingly dominated by women. (30 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 11th October 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
17.
The Walking Dead (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma, to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive. (44 mins.)
“ Season 2 - 16th October 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
18.
Hell on Wheels (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows the track of a band of Union soldiers, the killers of his wife... (42 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 6th November 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
19.
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Chloe is a New York party girl with the morals of a pirate. She causes trouble for her naive small town roommate, June, and Chloe's best friend, James Van Der Beek. (22 mins.)
“ Season 1 - Middle of November ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
20.
Shameless (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children with whom he lives cope as best they can. (46 mins.)
“ Season 2 - 8th January 2012 (Midseason) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
21.
House of Lies (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want. (28 mins.)
“ Season 1 - 8th January 2012 (Midseason) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
22.
Skins (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The story of a group of British teens who are trying to grow up and find love and happiness despite questionable parenting and teachers who more want to be friends (and lovers) rather than authority figures. (46 mins.)
“ Season 6 - Midseason (January/February 2012) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
23.
Alcatraz (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In 1963, all the prisoners and guards mysteriously disappear from Alcatraz. In the present day, they resurface and a secret agency are tasked with re-capturing them. (60 mins.)
“ Season 1 - Midseason (January 2012) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
24.
Awake (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After a car accident takes the life of a family member, a police detective lives two alternating parallel lives, one with his wife and one with his son. Is one of his "realities" merely a dream? (43 mins.)
“ Season 1 - Midseason (January 2012) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
25.
Missing (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When a woman's son goes missing under suspicious circumstances, she will do anything it takes to find him. (60 mins.)
“ Season 1 - Midseason (January 2012) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
26.
The River (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The crew of a research vessel are on a quest to find a missing TV explorer in the Amazon. (44 mins.)
“ Season 1 - Midseason (January 2012) ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
27.
Misfits (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A group of young offenders doing community service get struck by lightning during a storm, and begin to develop superpowers. (60 mins.)
“ Season 3 - Fall 2011 ” - BlackholeTraveller
 
28.
Switched at Birth (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Two teenage girls' lives are turned upside down when they find out they were switched at birth. (60 mins.)
“ Season 1.2 - after 10 episodes I really like the show a lot. They've done almost everything right! Can't wait to see the next 22 episodes! ” - BlackholeTraveller