My Fave TV Shows

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1.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
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Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement. (59 mins.)
“ Best TV series in the history of the world ” - mikewall24
 
2.
The Sopranos (1999 TV Series)
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life. (55 mins.)
“ Outstanding TV, the show that changed everything. Sopranos was the start of a trend for much higher standards in TV. ” - mikewall24
 
3.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
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While a civil war brews between several noble families in Westeros, the children of the former rulers of the land attempt to rise to power. (56 mins.)
“ Definitely the best fantasy TV series and better than most fantasy movies too. Great production values and a very good cast. ” - mikewall24
 
4.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
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A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic. (90 mins.)
“ Very good casting and the sets are fantastic. Takes a few liberties with the history, but who cares when the results are this good. ” - mikewall24
 
5.
Oz (1997 TV Series)
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A series chronicling the daily activities of an unusual prison facility and its criminal inhabitants. (55 mins.)
Director: Gregory Dark
“ Very engaging TV, Oz will continually make you realise how good your life is compared to that of the inmates. ” - mikewall24
 
6.
True Blood (2008 TV Series)
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Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire. (55 mins.)
“ Very creative writing and not at all cliched, manages to keep the ideas coming with several intersecting plot lines. Also darkly humorous. ” - mikewall24
 
7.
Prison Break (2005 TV Series)
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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.)
“ Good suspense and action, also very captivating plot with deeper conspiracies being revealed as the story evolves. ” - mikewall24
 
8.
The West Wing (1999 TV Series)
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Inside the lives of staffers in the west wing of the White House. (44 mins.)
“ Several really strong characters that you will care about. For viewers outside of the USA, this will teach you a lot about American politics. ” - mikewall24
 
9.
House M.D. (2004 TV Series)
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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.)
“ Although the show is formulaic, the central character in House is so interesting and unexpected that you will be captivated. ” - mikewall24