Potential Idle TV for Future Leisure

List 1 will likely be the "bottom of the barrel"--shows only to seek out IF available on a previously owned/available streaming service. (primarily thinking YouTube or Amazon Prime via Xbox--Maybe Netflix but unlikely Hulu)
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1.
Kraft Theatre (1947 TV Series)
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A well-received anthology series presenting live television dramas. (60 mins.)
 
2.
The Likely Lads (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The adventures of two "likely lads" ostensibly set in the North East of England (but filmed in Willesden Junction... (30 mins.)
 
3.
Till Death Us Do Part (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A working-class Cockney bigot with a biased and expirienced opinion of everything shares them bluntly and almost carelessly. (40 mins.)
 
4.
The Goldbergs (1949 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Comedy-drama about a Jewish family living in New York City. In the final season the family moved into the suburbs. (30 mins.)
 
5.
Churchill's People (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
(50 mins.)
 
6.
Z Cars (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown. (50 mins.)
 
7.
Borgen (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A political drama about a prime minister's rise to power, and how power changes a prime minister. (58 mins.)
 
8.
Luther (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions. (60 mins.)
 
9.
The Further Adventures of Lucky Jim (1967 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
10.
Quick Draw (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Sheriff John Henry Hoyle and his reluctant Deputy Eli introduce the emerging science of forensics to an 1875 Kansas town. (23 mins.)
 
11.
The Finder (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An Iraq war vet suffers a brain injury that triggers the ability to see connections between seemingly unrelated events, objects or people. (44 mins.)
 
12.
The Guardian (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Nick Fallin is a hotshot lawyer working at his father's ultrasuccessful Pittsburgh law firm. Unfortunately... (60 mins.)
 
13.
Rookie Blue (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Andy McNally and her friends are out of the academy and must adjust to the challenging life of a police officer at the 15th Division in Toronto. (42 mins.)
Director: T.W. Peacocke
 
14.
Inside Men (2012 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The story of three employees of a security depot who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist. (60 mins.)
 
15.
DCI Banks (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The tenacious and stubborn DCI Banks unravels disturbing murder mysteries aided by his young assistants, DS Annie Cabbot and DI Helen Morton. (45 mins.)
 
16.
Perception (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Dr. Daniel Pierce is an eccentric neuropsychiatrist who uses his unique outlook to help the federal government solve complex criminal cases. (42 mins.)
 
17.
Unforgettable (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Carrie Wells, a former police detective, has a rare ability to remember virtually everything she experiences including detailed visual recall. She returns to police work and uses her ability to solve crimes. (60 mins.)
 
18.
The River (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The crew of a research vessel are on a quest to find a missing TV explorer in the Amazon. (44 mins.)
 
19.
A Gifted Man (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Centers on an ultra-competitive surgeon whose life is changed forever when his ex-wife dies and begins teaching him what life is all about from the here-after. (45 mins.)
 
20.
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.)
 
21.
The Lying Game (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Lying Game follows long-lost twins Emma and Sutton. Separated under mysterious circumstances, Sutton was adopted... (44 mins.)
 
22.
Ringer (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young woman on the run from the mob poses as her wealthy twin sister to try and evade them, but soon discovers that her sister has a price on her head as well. (44 mins.)
 
23.
Chicago Fire (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of firefighters in Chicago, both on a personal and professional level. (43 mins.)
 
24.
Dallas (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The next generation of the Ewing family - cousins John Ross Ewing and Christopher Ewing - clash over the family's oil business and vast fortune. (42 mins.)
 
25.
Pan Am (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Period drama about the pilots and flight attendants who once made Pan Am the most glamorous way to fly. (42 mins.)
 
26.
GCB (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Amanda Vaughn is a recently widowed mother of two who, to get a fresh start, moves back to the affluent Dallas neighborhood where she grew up to find herself in the whirling midst of salacious gossip, Botox, and fraud. (60 mins.)
 
27.
Neverland (2011 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets... (180 mins.)
 
28.
Wolfblood (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Three teenagers can trust no one as it could reveal their secret. (30 mins.)
 
29.
Alice (2009 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Everything you know about Alice's adventures in Wonderland is about to be turned upside down in this modern-day miniseries event. Stars Kathy Bates, Caterina Scorsone, Matt Frewer, Harry Dean Stanton and Tim Curry. (240 mins.)
 
30.
Numb3rs (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Working for the FBI, a mathematician uses equations to help solve various crimes. (43 mins.)
 
31.
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.)
 
32.
Breakout Kings (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A squad of U.S. marshals team up with cons (former fugitives) to work together on tracking down prison escapees in exchange for getting time off their sentences. (43 mins.)
 
33.
The Defenders (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two flashy Las Vegas defense attorneys go to the mat for their clients. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Harry's Law (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A group of misfit lawyers form an unconventional firm. (43 mins.)
 
35.
Chaos (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Rogue CIA agents battle the bureaucracy. (60 mins.)
 
36.
Body of Proof (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Medical examiner Megan Hunt's unique approach to solving crimes puts her at odds with her superiors. (60 mins.)
 
37.
Surface (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A marine biologist, an insurance salesman and a teen-aged boy find their lives fundamentally changed by the emergence of a new, and often dangerous, species of sea life, while government agents work to keep the affair under wraps. (60 mins.)
 
38.
Eleventh Hour (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A government scientist and his tough attractive FBI handler try to save people from deadly scientific experiments, poisoners, rare diseases and environmental hazards. (45 mins.)
 
39.
Seven Days (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An ex-CIA is the point man for a government organization dedicated to time traveling to correct errors that occurred in the previous week. (42 mins.)
 
40.
Brothers & Sisters (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The story of the drama surrounding a family's adult siblings. (60 mins.)
 
41.
Magic City (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Centers on Miami mobsters and other characters from Miami Beach in the late 1950s. (50 mins.)
 
42.
Shark (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Title character Sebastian Stark is an L.A. hot-shot lawyer, who leaves his lucrative career as defender... (60 mins.)
 
43.
Crossing Jordan (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A "sexy, brilliant" Boston medical examiner... Despite a checkered career, Dr. Jordan Cavanaugh goes above and beyond to solve cases. (60 mins.)
 
44.
Rizzoli & Isles (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Detective Jane Rizzoli and Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Maura Isles team up to solve crimes in Boston. (60 mins.)
 
45.
Hotel Babylon (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
At a posh urban hotel, the love lives and whims of its wealthy guests are attended to by hard-working staff who have their own troubles with love. (60 mins.)
 
46.
My Own Worst Enemy (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Henry Spivey, an efficiency expert, lives a typical suburban life, right down to the wife, two kids... (60 mins.)
 
47.
Crusade (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A team of soldiers and scientists has five years to find a cure for a plague decimating Earth. (44 mins.)
 
48.
Harsh Realm (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Lt. Hobbes is sent into a VR wargame simulation where he is to terminate a renegade General who has taken control of the program. (45 mins.)
 
49.
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.)
 
50.
Flashpoint (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The missions and trials of a Toronto police tactical unit. (41 mins.)
 
51.
Harper's Island (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Harper's Island was once the scene of a gruesome series of murders. Now, seven years later, family and friends gather on the island for a wedding, but one by one they begin to die. (40 mins.)
 
52.
8 Simple Rules (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The Hennessy clan -- mother Cate, daughters Bridget and Kerry, and son Rory -- look to one another for guidance and support after the death of Paul, the family patriarch. Cate's parents lend a hand. (30 mins.)
 
53.
Ugly Betty (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young, smart and wise woman named Betty Suarez goes on a journey to find her inner beauty. The only... (60 mins.)
 
54.
Hung (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A former high school sports legend turned middle-aged high school basketball coach finds a way to benefit from his biggest asset. (30 mins.)
 
55.
Greek (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Freshman Rusty Cartwright arrives at college and decides he no longer wants to be the boring geek from high school. He decides to pledge a fraternity. He is offered 2 bids; one from his sister's boyfriend Evan's fraternity and one from Cappie, his sister's ex-boyfriend's fraternity. Rusty must learn to handle his new life, and his new relationship with his sister. His sister must decide if she loves Evan who is stable or Cappie who really loves her. (60 mins.)
 
56.
Lauren (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When a soldier reports an assault, she is forced to choose between what she loves and what is right.
 
57.
Make It or Break It (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Follows a group of teen Olympic hopefuls as they train and prepare for their day in the spotlight. (45 mins.)
 
58.
Utopia (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
After a group of people, who meet online, discover a bizarre graphic novel which seems to hold mysterious answers, they find themselves being tracked down by a merciless organization known merely as 'The Network'. (50 mins.)
 
59.
The Fall (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two hunters, one cold, deliberate and highly efficient and the other, a strong, athletic man with a wife, two children and a counselling job... one of them is a serial killer and one is a cop. (60 mins.)
 
60.
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.)
 
61.
Psychoville (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A group of seemingly unrelated strangers all receive a mysterious note stating "I know what you did," which sends their lives into a downward spiral.
 
62.
Him Indoors (2012 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Gregory Brewster is a serial killer, only problem is, he's agoraphobic. (11 mins.)
Director: Paul Davis
 
63.
The League of Gentlemen (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An interweaving narrative chronicling the antics of such diverse characters as: a transsexual taxi driver, a family obsessed with hygiene and toads, a fiery reverend, a carnival owner who kidnaps women into marriage, and a xenophobic couple who run a local shop for local people. (60 mins.)
 
64.
Jam (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A surreal, ambient mix of bleak comedy sketches. (24 mins.)
 
65.
15 Storeys High (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The lives of two men sharing a flat in South London. (30 mins.)
 
66.
Psychobitches (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Psychobitches is a show that sees some of history's most famous women psychoanalyzed and talking about their thoughts, fears and flaws.