Top 150 TV series // The ultimate TV serie list: What to watch before you leave this world;)

No ranking / not in order (except the Star Trek ones, by them selves:))......and ofcource ive forgotten a few and there is allso a couple of great ones that even I havent watched yet(Like House MD/Suits) The list is under making, so it aint finished.....at all;) (allso written a little note about every serie);) (ive seen many MANY more series then this and many of them are very good aswell, but not enough for this list;))


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1.
Twin Peaks (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks. (47 mins.)
“ A master piece that all you younger people probably missed. Its a wierd and wonderful ride through the wicked mind of Lynch. The vibe, music and acteurs makes this one a straight 10....;)
........and dont make the mistake and watch the movie "fire walk with me´" first.......its not even close to beeing as strong as the serie and it kinda spoils the serie....... ” - gaismob
 
2.
Arrested Development (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable. (22 mins.)
“ A wicked ride with this f... up family, its very VERY unrealistic but it doesnt really matter.....kookoookitschuuuu....;)
And that its returning after a 7 year break is frekking wonderful news....2013 people, the family returns;) ” - gaismob
 
3.
Babylon 5 (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A space station in neutral territory is the focus of a unique five year saga. (45 mins.)
“ A fantastic sci-fi show, its very hard to find a show that has a script that follows through the hole show like this. It can be abit wierd and B at first glance because of the old graphics, but when G´kar and Londo gets it to your head u will be stuck with this epic show......
Allso, dont forget that there are 7 movies to watch beside the serie, and do please google the order to watch them because otherwise it doesnt really make any sence. And there is allso a spin of too, but its not as good....but totally watchable;) ” - gaismob
 
4.
Band of Brothers (2001 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day. (594 mins.)
“ Watched this show just recently because I was sure I wouldnt like it, but man was I wrong. Its very strong, well played/directed and its allmost impossible not to watch it all in one day..... ” - gaismob
 
5.
Battlestar Galactica (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. (44 mins.)
“ Pure PURE magic, damn I love this serie. Cant really explain why I love it so much. The darkness, the sound, the caracters?? This is a mile stone when it comes to sci-fi and TV in general.....

There are a few movies involved in this serie that you have to watch and several web-isodes that makes alot of sence..... ” - gaismob
 
6.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future. (49 mins.)
“ Even though its from a lame arse/no swearing/blablabla-channel (wierd american rules, land of free....hehe) it still works. Its still a rough one and the acting is top notch by the leading role. This show will be talked about for a long long time...... ” - gaismob
 
7.
Californication (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions. (28 mins.)
Director: Adam Bernstein
“ Admit it, we all wanna be him. Ride around in a *beep* porsche, pick up extremly cool women in the drug store, have friends like the ronkles, hang out with crazy people and still be the craziest of the bunch, have a cool and smart daughter and a beautiful girl by ones side.........;) But the last 2 seasons isnt a strong as the first ones..... ” - gaismob
 
8.
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The life and times of Larry David and the predicaments he gets himself in with his friends and complete strangers. (28 mins.)
“ If you are weak hearted and you cant stand George (Seinfeld), you probably shouldnt watch this show. Its built on the same "real life, embarressing stuff" as the one mentioned but it takes it down a notch and makes it abit more realistic.... ” - gaismob
 
9.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, a loyal brother, boyfriend, and friend. That's what he seems to be, but that's not what he really is. Dexter Morgan is a Serial Killer that hunts the bad. (53 mins.)
“ A very good show on all sides, though all the seasons arnt as strong. Good acteurs with one exception, the actress who plays Dexters sister....... ” - gaismob
 
10.
Downton Abbey (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century. (58 mins.)
“ This is what the brittish are really good at, making these down to earth shows that realies on conversation, beautiful scenerie and top notch acting. ” - gaismob
 
11.
Farscape (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Thrown into a distant part of the universe, an Earth astronaut finds himself part of a fugitive alien starship crew. (50 mins.)
“ If you can make it, and please do, to around episod 15, first season, you will be treated to a fantastic journey. We all get pissed of at the Crydon caracter in the beginning (over-american caracter surrounded by aussie and britt acteurs) but in the end one will get Crydon;) Fantastic Sci-fi from down under;) Dont forget to end the saga with the Peace Keepers War....... ” - gaismob
 
12.
Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 mins.)
“ John Cleese, the brittish way, Baaaaasil!!!.......need I say more?;) We Swedes prefer and really love the brittish humour, and this is the peak...the mile stone.......Extremly funny, stressful at times...;=) ” - gaismob
 
13.
Firefly (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
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.)
“ Dunno what I did the first time I watched this gem, didnt really like it at all. So it took me awhile before I watched it again and damn this is good stuff, fantastic group of caracters in this really tight and funny sci-fi.......
Make sure that you watch this serie in the right order(google it) since the *beep* channel Fox did put them out there in really wierd way. The episod to start this one with is Serenity not The bank job. Allso after you are dune I think you should end this epic serie with the movie Serenity, same name as the pilot but its something else;) ” - gaismob
 
14.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
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.)
“ A mastondont in modern television, see for yourself;) ” - gaismob
 
15.
The L Word (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Follows the lives and loves of a small, close-knit group of lesbians living in Los Angeles as well as the friends and family members that either support or loathe them. (50 mins.)
Director: Tricia Brock
“ I really hate when people uses words like chick flicks/shows, theres nuthing of the sort. A great drama show about women and their relationships..... ” - gaismob
 
16.
M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation. (25 mins.)
“ A classic must see, hawk eye is the man......;) ” - gaismob
 
17.
Mad Men (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.)
“ Alot about this show is great but for me the interiours and clothes takes it over the edge and makes it into a modern classic.... ” - gaismob
 
18.
Nip/Tuck (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The dark and twisted trials of two plastic surgeons. (44 mins.)
“ a over the top drama. But it doesnt really matter, because its all lifted up by great acting and extremly wierd stuff goin on every episod.... ” - gaismob
 
19.
Nurse Jackie (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drug-addicted nurse struggles to find a balance between the demands of her frenetic job at a New York City hospital and an array of personal dramas. (27 mins.)
“ Who doesnt love this messed up wife living her 3-4 different lives, surrounded by funny and warm caracters.....and pills;) ” - gaismob
 
20.
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. Based on the hit BBC series. (22 mins.)
“ Its of course the brittish one that I want on the list, its so much better then the american one. Dunno why I couldnt get the right one on here........Gervais is the master of.......everything and nuthing;) ” - gaismob
 
21.
Oz (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A series chronicling the daily activities of an unusual prison facility and its criminal inhabitants. (55 mins.)
Director: Gregory Dark
“ Wanna shower with Adabesi and drop the soap?? Hehe, didnt think so. This is an epic HBO drama about the hard HARD life in a prison. Really hard to find a more well played drama out there.....go watch pronto!!! ;) ” - gaismob
 
22.
The Black Tower (1985 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Frustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled... (50 mins.)
“ Inspector Dagliesh and the brittsh way of making crime drama at its peak......very enjoyable on a Sunday snuggeled up on the couch.....;) ” - gaismob
 
23.
Prisoner (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The lives of women behind bars in a female prison. (50 mins.)
“ You probably thinking "whatta f....", but if you get into this show and get to know the top dog and the other caracters you will probably love this really loooooooong serie from down under.....

But remember, this one is huge and will take alot of your time...... ” - gaismob
 
24.
Seinfeld (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York friends. (22 mins.)
“ Its Seinfeld, George, Kramer and Eleine damnit.........enough... ” - gaismob
 
25.
Shogun (1980 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A English navigator becomes both a player and pawn in the complex political games in feudal Japan. (60 mins.)
Director: Jerry London
“ Just watch it.....you will thank me later.....,) ” - gaismob
 
26.
Six Feet Under (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A drama series that takes a darkly comical look at members of a dysfunctional California family that runs an independent funeral home. (55 mins.)
“ This is very close to beeing my all time favorite. Such a damn good drama filled with everything you can think about. Grave digging fun.....;) ” - gaismob
 
27.
Sons of Anarchy (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A man in his early 30s struggles to find a balance in his life between being a new dad and his involvement in a motorcycle club. (45 mins.)
“ This is a damn tuff one. Sometimes a very violent show, but its shown in a very realistic way without lame arse special effects.....I might be the only one but I dont really enjoy the fella playing the lead role. Not a good acteur in my eyes.......but the rest is fantastic.... ” - gaismob
 
28.
The Sopranos (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life. (55 mins.)
“ Tony Soprano, whiskey, cigarrs, gun fights, shrinks, strip clubs........The Sopranos.......and italien food..... ” - gaismob
 
29.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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 list has no order/ranking, except here.....The Star Trek shows are in order/ranking.....my ranking order;) They are all very VERY good in their own way but the one standing out is DS9 for me. So many good caracters in this serie, situated on a space station in a very action filled area of the galaxy. Quark/Rom/Odo/Dax/Sisco/Obrian/Dukat/Garek/Brunt..FCA!!......and many more caracters makes this an epic tale in space. i have seen this one way to many times for it to be normal, so one can say Im addicted to this one......for real.....;) ” - gaismob
 
30.
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
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.)
“ Really never understood why this one is often put at the bottom of the Star Treks. Maybe its because its diffrent and set in a early era of the star trek saga. What I really love about Enterprise is that its very well connected thrue the hole show......and that it has the best caracter EVER in all the Star Treks...Dr. Phlox....;) (skip the last episod though) ” - gaismob
 
31.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.)
“ This is a tie between STTNG and Voyager, but I got to start with one of them. After a pretty poor first season this saga gets goin. Alot of diffrent caracters, and alot "standing by it self" episodes. The humour is one thing that really stands out in this serie, really funny dry homour, love it!!............btw people, Im a trekkie and I dont like Klingons;) ” - gaismob
 
32.
Star Trek: Voyager (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.)
“ A great drama about the lost crew of two ships that are forced together to make the long long jouney home. Alot of caracters and allso here its the doctor that stands out......and ofcource Captain Janeway;) ( 7 of 9 isnt to hard on the eyes either;) ” - gaismob
 
33.
This Is England '86 (2010 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Shaun has just finished his final exams and he realizes he is no longer a kid. It's mid 80's England, and the gang are back, looking for a laugh, a job, and something that resembles a future. (47 mins.)
“ This serie starts with the movie "This is England", then its followed by two mini series ´86 and ´88. We follow the same crowd thrugh their ruff lives in the eighties. A truly fantastic drama that feels very real..... ” - gaismob
 
34.
Trailer Park Boys (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Three petty felons have a documentary made about their life in a trailer park. (30 mins.)
“ Oh dear oh dear, damn this is some funny stuff. Julian/Bubbles/Ricky are a "not so bright" group of people living in a canadien trailer park. Could very well be the funniest *beep* ive ever seen....... ” - gaismob
 
35.
The Tudors (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII. (60 mins.)
“ Epic drama about the older ages......just watch it!! ;) ” - gaismob
 
36.
Weeds (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a suburban mother turns to dealing marijuana in order to maintain her privileged lifestyle after her husband dies, she finds out just how addicted her entire neighborhood already is. (28 mins.)
“ The tuff "green" mom in the suburbs that you dont wanna mess with......good fun.... ” - gaismob
 
37.
The Wonder Years (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Kevin Arnold recalls growing up during the late 60s and early 70s; the turbulent social times make the transition from child to adult unusually interesting. (22 mins.)
“ Grew up with this one in my early teens, a warm and fun show for all ages.....Loved/love it!! ” - gaismob
 
38.
Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, 5 years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
“ Nature at its best, Attenborough makes it even better..... ” - gaismob
 
39.
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe. (30 mins.)
“ This is it foks, the beginning of that kind of humour we all love. Are u here for an argument, funny walks or for buying a parrot......doesnt really matter, these guys own......all the way;) ” - gaismob
 
40.
The Adventures of Tintin (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In this series, we witness the adventures of Tintin, a young reporter and his faithful dog, Snowy, as they travel around the world on adventures. (30 mins.)
“ Good fun....... ” - gaismob
 
41.
The West Wing (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Inside the lives of staffers in the West Wing of the White House. (44 mins.)
“ A very smart and well done drama about politics in the White house and the personl life of these people trying to make everything work in the country over there......interesting show..... ” - gaismob
 
42.
Treme (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA. (59 mins.)
“ The music, vibe, people, places, streets, bars of New Orleans.....after......a new season (3) is coming this fall;) ” - gaismob
 
43.
Carnivàle (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
During the Great Depression, an Oklahoma farm boy and a charismatic minister learn that they are key players in a proxy war being fought between Heaven and Hell. (55 mins.)
 
44.
The Mighty Boosh (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Vince Noir and Howard Moon have surreal adventures while working at a Zoo run by the deranged Bob Fossil... (30 mins.)
“ Hard to get more f......up then this, the crack fox still gives me nightmares. Very funny this one........ ” - gaismob
 
45.
Wilfred (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A depressed man is the only one who can see his neighbor's dog as a full grown man in a dog suit. (25 mins.)
“ The Australien one, good smoking fun this one...... ” - gaismob
 
46.
An Idiot Abroad (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Brit Karl Pilkington has led a sheltered life. Not having done any traveling, he enjoys living within the comforts of what he knows... (43 mins.)
“ Such a good idea by Gervais to send one of his best mates on horror trips around the world and the document it......Carl is ace!"!!!;) ” - gaismob
 
47.
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.)
“ A brittish (anti) "Heroes" that kicks arse, very funny and wierd stuff. Love the foul language in this one....... ” - gaismob
 
48.
Boardwalk Empire (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
An Atlantic City politician plays both sides of the law, conspiring with gangsters during the Prohibition era. (55 mins.)
“ The thin line between political and criminal activity in the east coast pearl, Atlantic City.....Nucky tries to stay on top in this city built on bribes..... ” - gaismob
 
49.
Solsidan (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The lives of two very different families in the posh neighborhood of Solsidan in Sweden. (22 mins.)
“ A fantastic and extremly funny comedy about the lives of a couple of families in the wealthy suburbs of Stockholm. I think theres a few out there with subtitles......well worth watching...... ” - gaismob
 
50.
V (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A year after Liberation Day, courtesy of the red-dust bacteria, the humanoid, lizard-like aliens develop a resistance to the micro-organism and try to regain control of the Earth--only now some humans are knowingly working with them. (60 mins.)
“ The original one that took us all by storm back in the 80s.....Robert Englund was my favorite in this one.....(and the badass alien lady);) ” - gaismob
 
51.
Hill Street Blues (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct. (60 mins.)
“ I grew up with this wonderful police drama set in Chicago. Many MANY good acteurs went on this serie over the years. ” - gaismob
 
52.
Falcon Crest (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Set in the vineyards of California, this prime-time soap opera featured the conflict within the powerful Gioberti family... (60 mins.)
Director: Jeff Freilich
“ Back in thoose days it was either Dallas, Dynastin or Falcon Crest......and I saw them all but Falcon Crest was definatly the gem of the 3..... ” - gaismob
 
53.
Big Love (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A polygamist and his relationship with his three wives. (60 mins.)
“ Coming from a vey unreligious country like me this one is very strange and facinating at the same time. Alot of good acteurs in this one..... ” - gaismob
 
54.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts. (45 mins.)
“ Fox Mulder, aliens, conspiracies......you got to love it!!;) ” - gaismob
 
55.
Diff'rent Strokes (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The misadventures of a wealthy Manhattan family who adopted the children of their late African American housekeeper from Harlem. (30 mins.)
“ What you talking about Willis!!;) Before my time but it was shown a couple of years later in my country. A very heart warming serie....and funny.... ” - gaismob
 
56.
Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
“ Probably the best adaption of Sir Arthur Conan Doyles master piece.... ” - gaismob
 
57.
ALF (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage. (30 mins.)
“ Was abit unsure about this one ending up on the list, but since it gave me so much joy back in the days it was allowed on.....;) ” - gaismob
 
58.
Jeeves and Wooster (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Bertram Wooster, a well-intentioned, wealthy layabout, has a habit of getting himself into trouble and it's up to his brilliant valet, Jeeves, to get him out. (55 mins.)
“ Dont think you can get more Brittish then this one......this is a gem worth watching...... ” - gaismob
 
59.
Only Fools and Horses.... (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Classic comedy following the misadventures of two Wheeler Dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires. (95 mins.)
“ ....."my names not Rodney!!!" Top notch brittish comedy..... ” - gaismob
 
60.
Sesame Street (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs. (55 mins.)
“ doesnt matter what age you are, this is fantastic!! Bring it on to the new generations!!! ” - gaismob
 
61.
North and South (1985 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War. (561 mins.)
“ An epic drama about the struggle between the north and south in the american civil war........ ” - gaismob
 
62.
The Monkey King (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Da Nao Tian Gong is a Chinese animated feature film directed by Wan Laiming and produced by all four of the Wan brothers... (84 mins.)
Director: Wan Laiming
“ A wonderful chinese animated saga about the monkey king, allso sometimes called Havoc........ ” - gaismob
 
63.
Sagan om Skrotnisse och hans vänner (1985 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Skrotnisse and his son Kalle works in a junk yard, situated in the middle of a small town. Skrotnisse has a childhood friend... (190 mins.)
“ a great old swedish serie part animated, part dolls and part real humans.....very dry and funny humour..... ” - gaismob
 
64.
NileCity 105.6 (1995 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Percy Nilegård has gotten in to the commercial radio business. The radio station rents premises of the fire station and its chief... (180 mins.)
“ About a very chaotic radio station based inside a fire station!??!;)
Funny as hell...... ” - gaismob
 
65.
L.A. Law (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The lives and work of the staff of a major Los Angeles law firm. (46 mins.)
“ I think its the same ones behind this one as Hill street blues. They swapped city and profession and its the funky colours of the 80s;) ” - gaismob
 
66.
Cold Feet (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
At times comedic and at other times heartbreaking, the series follows the intertwining lives of three... (75 mins.)
“ A romantic and fun drama about a gang of friends, this show really warms ones heart.....just watch it and enjoy.... ” - gaismob
 
67.
The Kingdom (1994 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The Kingdom is the most technologically advanced hospital in Denmark, a gleaming bastion of medical science... (286 mins.)
“ A very disturbing danish thriller.......good stuff..... ” - gaismob
 
68.
Freaks and Geeks (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year. (44 mins.)
“ Weeeeeeeeeell, hmmmmmm........not as good as the myth said but still worth ending up on this list. Think they got the freaks abit wrong ..... but hey, thats just me;) ” - gaismob
 
69.
The Black Donnellys (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Four young Irish brothers are caught up in New York's underworld of organized crime. (60 mins.)
“ A great drama about irish-american brothers trying to survive in the tough neighbourhood........ ” - gaismob
 
70.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia. (22 mins.)
“ Well over the top, but its hard not to love this one, these 5 f....up bar owners are funny to follow...... ” - gaismob
 
71.
Lost (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island. (44 mins.)
“ Thought and thought about this one ending up on the list or not.....hmmm, well since I really enjoyed 3 seasons of it I guess it deserves a spot......a close call though....;) ” - gaismob
 
72.
Flight of the Conchords (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Bret and Jemaine are Flight of the Conchords, a folk-rock band from New Zealand living in New York City in search of stardom. (28 mins.)
“ These singing Kiwis are damn funny, good stuff....... ” - gaismob
 
73.
The Inbetweeners (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Follows four friends and their antics during their final years of school. (25 mins.)
“ A really funny brittish "freaks and geeks-ish" serie, but whatever you do, do not watch the movie......its unrealistic bad..... ” - gaismob
 
74.
Entourage (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent. (28 mins.)
“ This serie wasnt supposed to end up on the list but since it has Jonny Drama I had to put it on, a funnier caracter is hard to find..... ” - gaismob
 
75.
Children of Dune (2003 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The twins of Paul "Muad'dib" Atreides become embroiled in the political landscape of Arrakis ("Dune") and the rest of the universe. (266 mins.)
“ Actually a sequel to another mini-serie (Dune) that one you have to watch as well, not as good as this one though. Feels like they learned from their mistakes in this one. Watch the older movie as well before (Dune / The movie)......a great saga this one..... ” - gaismob
 
76.
Pride and Prejudice (1995 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. (327 mins.)
“ A true classic, everyone should see this one......a great love story... ” - gaismob
 
77.
The Stand (1994 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After a deadly plague kills most of the world's population, the remaining survivors split into two groups - one led by a benevolent elder and the other by a maleficent being - to face each other in a final battle between good and evil. (361 mins.)
“ Maybe the only one of Kings books that is followed allmost to the letter.....a fantastic mini-serie based on a fantastic book..... ” - gaismob
 
78.
It (1990 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1960, seven pre-teen outcasts fight an evil demon who poses as a child-killing clown. Thirty years later, they reunite to stop the demon once and for all when it returns to their hometown. (192 mins.)
“ Wow, what a wonderful ride this one is.......I dont want to spoil it but its all great up til the last 10 min. if you ask me;( I cant stand clowns after this one...... ” - gaismob
 
79.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
“ Classic stuff...... ” - gaismob
 
80.
Coupling (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Six best friends talk about all aspects of sex and relationships on their never-ending quest to find true love. (30 mins.)
“ Its like taking "Friends" and add a more realistic way of talking and behaving in real life, and at the same time its not...!?! Got it??!? ;)
I can identify myself much more with this one, maybe because im european and this is more the way we act "over here".....;)
Its all good except the "Jane" caracter, no one is that dumb, for real..... ” - gaismob
 
81.
Spaced (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Friends Tim and Daisy, 20-something North Londoners with uncertain futures, must pretend to be a couple to live in the only apartment they can afford. (25 mins.)
“ Hehehe, this is damn funny and brittish;) ” - gaismob
 
82.
Upstairs, Downstairs (1971 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The trials of the British aristocratic Bellamy family and their household staff. (60 mins.)
“ Could actually be the best thing on telly that ever came from the brittish isles........yes its made way way back then but it doesnt really matter, this is top notch back then and NOW...... ” - gaismob
 
83.
Lark Rise to Candleford (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An adaptation of Flora Thompson's autobiographical novel "Lark Rise To Candleford", set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a postmistress. (53 mins.)
“ One of thoose brittish/feel good/good acting/back then - shows. Loved it!!! ” - gaismob
 
84.
American Horror Story (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a murder house, an asylum, a coven, a freak show, a hotel and a sinister farmhouse in North Carolina (60 mins.)
“ The horror and speed of it all the first 5 episodes is nuthing Ive ever seen on telly, some scary *beep* in this one I tell ya..... ” - gaismob
 
85.
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.)
“ An absolut gem, but only for 2 seasons. They switch the hole crew after every two years and season 3 and the ones after doesnt even come close to the first ones. Its like a total new show;( So for me Skins in only a two season serie;) ” - gaismob
 
86.
Bleak House (2005 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system. (510 mins.)
“ Be sure that you watch this one closly, alot of plots and things goin on at the same time. Alot of good acting in this one.......wonderful stuff;) ” - gaismob
 
87.
Jekyll (2007 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
London, 2007. Tom Jackman is the only living descendent of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He has made a deal with his dark side: a body share...
“ A very good adaptation, well acted.... ” - gaismob
 
88.
The Fades (2011 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A teenage boy named Paul is haunted by apocalyptic dreams that nobody can explain. As if that weren't terrifying enough... (55 mins.)
“ Abit scary and wierd brittish Sci fi..... ” - gaismob
 
89.
The Deep (2010 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A research submarine beneath the Arctic stumbles upon a terrifying secret with Earth-shattering consequences. (60 mins.)
 
90.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement. (59 mins.)
 
91.
Space: Above and Beyond (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Earth is embroiled in a desperate war against alien invaders, and this series focuses on one squadron of Marine pilots involved in it. (60 mins.)
 
92.
Luck (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A TV series centered around characters who are tied to the same horse-racing track. (52 mins.)
 
93.
Midsomer Murders (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County. (90 mins.)
 
94.
Homeland (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil. (55 mins.)
 
95.
Modern Family (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (22 mins.)
 
96.
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.)
 
97.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
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.)
 
98.
The Ricky Gervais Show (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant talk to Karl Pilkington about important things in life whilst Karl provides anything but intelligent answers. Comedy at its finest with wonderful animation. (30 mins.)
 
99.
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.)
 
100.
The Booth at the End (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Everyone wants something. There is a mysterious figure who sits in the booth at the end, who you make a deal with to get what you want... (30 mins.)