Former shows I used to watch

TV shows no longer in production that I used to watch.
The Trip down TV memory lane list.
The OMG I forgot about that old show. I liked/loved that show list.
Recent shows that ended their run/got cancelled by network idiots list.
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Anyone remember and have fond memories of their fave shows from way back?
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1.
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.)
“ Damn the (bad language) network for cancelling this amazing show. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
2.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A secret military team, SG-1, is formed to explore the recently discovered Stargates. (44 mins.)
“ I loved this show when it first aired. Since the Space channel airs it in syndication to DEATH, I now can't stand it. I can't grab the remote fast enough to change the channel when I hear the start of it. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
3.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An international team of scientists and military personnel discover a Stargate network in the Pegasus Galaxy and come face-to-face with a new, powerful enemy, The Wraith. (44 mins.)
“ They ended the series too soon. I'd have liked a better ending rather than the sort of series finale they stuck us with. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
4.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Trapped on an Ancient spaceship billions of light-years from home, a group of soldiers and civilians struggle to survive and find their way back to Earth. (43 mins.)
“ Dammit we'll never know if they got home. I hate the Sci Fi (oops sorry that's SY FY) network. Cancelled too soon. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
5.
Smallville (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young Clark Kent struggles to find his place in the world as he learns to harness his alien powers for good and deals with the typical troubles of teenage life in Smallville, Kansas. (60 mins.)
“ I didn't watch it as often near the end of it's run. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
6.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young woman is forced to fulfill her destiny of fighting vampires and demons with the help of her friends all the while struggling to live a normal teenage life of heart break and drama. (44 mins.)
“ I vote to have Buffy protect me in the event of a vampire attack. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
7.
Moonlight (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A vampire lands work as a private investigator and falls for a mortal woman. (60 mins.)
“ It was a pretty decent show. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
8.
Blood Ties (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
This gritty supernatural drama centers on Vicki Nelson a former homicide cop turned private investigator and Henry Fitzroy a 470 year old vampire. Together they form a unique team solving cases and dealing with the supernatural world. (60 mins.)
“ TV series based on Tanya Huff's books. Lasted for two seasons before getting axed. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
9.
Dark Angel (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of genetically-enhanced children escape from a lab project. Years later we meet Max, one of the escapees who now works for a messenger service in the post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest. (60 mins.)
“ A different kind of urban fantasy sort of story. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
10.
John Doe (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man who seems to know everything but his own name helps police solve crimes as he searches for his identity. (60 mins.)
“ I'd want this guy on my trivia night team. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
11.
Sliders (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A boy genius and his comrades travel to different parallel universes, trying to find their way back home. (60 mins.)
“ Interesting premise for a series. It went off the rails somewhat after a bit with the weird humanoids. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
12.
Babylon 5 (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A space station in neutral territory is the focus of a unique five year saga. (45 mins.)
“ Fabulous show. Great drama set in space. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
13.
Endgame (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Endgame is an original drama series centering on brilliant chess master, Arkady Balagan. Traumatized by the murder of his fiancée... (60 mins.)
“ Smart and intriguing mystery show. A shame it was cancelled. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
14.
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.)
“ Futuristic Marines battling aliens in space. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
15.
Earth 2 (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Colonists, crash-landed on an alien planet, begin the long trek to their originally designated landing place, facing both alien and human threats. (60 mins.)
“ What would happen if the world was so polluted you had to live on a space station? Probably not this, but it was fun to watch anyways ” - Mystery-Moon
 
16.
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.)
“ The truth is out there. Nuff said :P ” - Mystery-Moon
 
17.
My So-Called Life (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A 15-year-old girl and her trials and tribulations of being a teenager and dealing with friends, guys, parents and school. (60 mins.)
“ OMG I forgot about this show. I LOVED it. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
18.
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.)
“ Off the wall quirkiness ” - Mystery-Moon
 
19.
Murphy Brown (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The misadventures of a tough female television journalist and her friends. (30 mins.)
“ I wish I could watch it all again. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
20.
Northern Exposure (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A newly graduated doctor is required to set up his practice in an eccentric Alaskan town. (60 mins.)
“ Fun comedy set in rural Alaska ” - Mystery-Moon
 
21.
House M.D. (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
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.)
“ Wow, Hugh Laurie does a pretty good American accent. It's weird to hear his natural accent in British things now. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
22.
Alias (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Sydney Bristow is an international spy recruited out of college and trained for espionage and self-defense. (42 mins.)
“ Awesome series.... until the finale. That ending blew. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
23.
Eureka (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The best minds in the US are tucked away in a remote town where they build futuristic inventions for the government's benefit. (60 mins.)
“ Totally fun oddball comedy ” - Mystery-Moon
 
24.
Sanctuary (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, and cloning have changed the definition of "humanity" in the modern world, but the darker side contains monsters that only few are brave enough to face, because the future lies in their hands. (44 mins.)
“ This started off as a webisode series. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
25.
Being Human (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A werewolf, a vampire, and a ghost try to live together and get along. (60 mins.)
“ The original Being Human! I preferred it over the American remake, but I did hate how it all ended. Not very satisfactory for me. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
26.
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.)
“ I watched this before MacGyver became a term for rigging up dodads and whatnots out of toothpicks, gum and tin foil. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
27.
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.)
“ Tea, Earl Gray, Hot. My gateway series to the world of Star Trek. Yes I'd seen the odd episode of the original series, but TNG was the one that hooked me. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
28.
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.)
“ Good series, but I do hate how they ended it. A unresolved story. What happened to "the Sisco"? :( ” - Mystery-Moon
 
29.
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 show about what would happen if Starfleet peeps and a bunch of rebels get hurled to the other side of the galaxy and gotta cooperate to get back home. Hint- the military Starfleet peeps 'assimilate' the rebels ” - Mystery-Moon
 
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.)
“ Interesting go at telling the early era of Starfleet (ie before Kirk and company). But that final episode is horrendous. Not only was the show cancelled, they gave us THAT for the series finale. Ugh. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
31.
Legend of the Seeker (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After the mysterious murder of his father, a son's search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny. (44 mins.)
“ TV series based on Terry Goodkind's series of books. I quite liked this show. It only lasted two seasons though. Guess I got to read the books to find out the whole story. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
32.
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Xena, a mighty Warrior Princess with a dark past, sets out to redeem herself. She is joined by small town bard, Gabrielle. Together they journey the ancient world and fight for the greater good against ruthless Warlords and Gods. (45 mins.)
“ (insert Xena yell) :D

I MISS this show! It was a hoot and a holler and I looked forward to the next episode every week. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
33.
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Hercules, aided by his best friend Iolaus, goes on many adventures helping people and slaying mythical monsters using his half-god strength. (44 mins.)
“ I remember when this started out as a series of made-for-TV movies. I enjoyed this fun show. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
34.
Copper (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Set in the Five Points neighborhood of New York City in the 1860s, focusing on a rugged young Irish... (42 mins.)
“ a period piece cop drama. This is something a little different for me. I actually quite liked it. Shame it got canned. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
35.
Ripper Street (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The streets of Whitechapel are the haunt of Detective Inspector Edmund Reid and his team of officers, who aim to maintain law and order in a place once terrorized by Jack the Ripper. (59 mins.)
“ Another period cop drama I found myself watching and liking. ” - Mystery-Moon
 
36.
Being Human (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Three twenty-somethings share a house and try to live a normal life despite being a ghost, a werewolf, and a vampire. (44 mins.)
“ the American remake of the original British TV series. It did start off almost identical to the source material, but veered off that road pretty fast and went it's own route before the first season ended. I preferred the original British series to this one. When this series ended it was more of a meh feeling. I didn't hate the show but I won't miss it either. ” - Mystery-Moon