Bad Surge's TV to See: New & Old

TV shows, both upcoming and long since passed, that I'd like to watch. Or at least see an episode or two.

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1.
Warren the Ape (2010 TV Series)
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Warren The Ape," a scripted comedy set within a fictional reality show, chronicles the trials and tribulations of a D-grade celebrity puppet...
 
2.
Bad Sports (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Philip Hodges
 
3.
Fur on the Asphalt: The Greg the Bunny Reunion Show (2005 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Greg & Warren must find Count Blah so they can sell their reunion special to the Independent Film Channel. What follows are a series of adventures spoofing scenes from many famous independent films. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Day Break (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Today Detective Brett Hopper will be accused of shooting state attorney Alberto Garza. He will offer his rock solid alibi. He will realize he's been framed. And he will run. Then he will wake up and start the day over again. (60 mins.)
 
5.
The Middleman (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A struggling artist is recruited by a secret agency to fight against evil forces. Based on the graphic novels by Javier Grillo-Marxuach and Les McClaine. (43 mins.)
 
6.
Defying Gravity (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Eight astronauts living aboard an international spacecraft on a mission through the Solar System, as the world watches from billions of kilometers away. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Caprica (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two families, the Graystones and the Adamas, live together on a peaceful planet known as Caprica, where a startling breakthrough in artificial intelligence brings about unforeseen consequences. A spin-off of the Sci Fi Channel series "Battlestar Galactica" set 50 years prior to the events of that show. (60 mins.)
 
8.
Cupid (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Trevor Hale is attractive, witty, uncommonly intelligent - and he may be Cupid, the Greco-Roman god of erotic love... (60 mins.)
 
9.
Cupid (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A reworking of Rob Thomas' series "Cupid", which follows the adventures of a modern-day guy who may be a reincarnation of the fabled god of love. (30 mins.)
 
10.
Total Recall 2070 (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In a dark, multi-cultural mega-city on earth in 2070s, David Hume, a smart dedicated human and Ian Farve... (44 mins.)
 
11.
Flashforward (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blacks out and awakens with a short vision of their future. (42 mins.)
 
12.
Rick & Steve the Happiest Gay Couple in All the World (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Welcome to the gayest of gay ghettos, West Lahunga Beach, where Rick and Steve make their fabulously decorated double-income-no-kids home...
 
13.
Monkey Dust (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Animated sketches take a darkly satirical swipe at turn-of-the-century Britain. (29 mins.)
 
14.
Hit & Miss (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Follows the life of transgender contract killer Mia, who travels to West Yorkshire to seek out her ex girlfriend.
 
15.
Hex (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Cassie is a shy college girl who wants to be accepted by others, but is only truly loved by her best friend Thelma... (105 mins.)
 
16.
24: India (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
This thriller series focuses on an anti-terrorist unit agent named Jai Singh Rathod who has twenty-four hours to save the country from a major terrorist attack. (60 mins.)
 
17.
The Day Today (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A spoof of the British style of news broadcasting - including ridiculous stories, patronising vox pops, offensively hard-hitting research and a sports presenter clearly struggling for metaphors. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Mr. Sunshine (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Ben Donovan (Matthew Perry) manages The Sunshine Centre, a seconde rate sports/events arena in San Diego...
 
19.
Beforel Orel: Trust (2012 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The story of Orel before Moral Orel (25 mins.)
Director: Duke Johnson
 
20.
Batman: Black and White (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
This Black and White TV series features Batman and his adventures in Gotham city.
 
21.
Tiny Commando (2013 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
 
22.
The Hollow Crown (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A mini-series of adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays: Richard II, Henry IV Parts One and Two, and Henry V. (150 mins.)
 
23.
SCC Comedy (2013 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(3 mins.)
 
24.
Fist of Fury (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In this television series adaptation of the Bruce Lee movie, Chen Zhen is a young farmer whose family has been killed by thieves... (120 mins.)
 
25.
The Legend of Bruce Lee (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The story of the legendary martial arts icon Bruce Lee following him from Hong Kong to America and back again, leading up to his tragic death at the age of 32. (183 mins.)
Director: Moon-ki Lee
 
26.
Learn Guitar with David Brent (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The brilliant singer and songwriter, David Brent, offers guitar lessons which are almost guaranteed to teach you absolutely nothing.
 
27.
The Jim Tavaré Show (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
 
28.
The Wedge (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
29.
Gang Related (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. In the gritty new action-drama GANG RELATED... (46 mins.)
 
30.
Homeboys in Outer Space (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Straight-laced Morris Clay and fun-loving Tyberius Walker are two Han Solo wannabes who fly around the galaxy in the Space Hoopty... (30 mins.)
Director: Gerry Cohen
 
31.
They Came from Outer Space (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two teenage aliens, Abe and Bo, travel the United States in a red sports car in an effort to pick up chicks and learn more about life on Earth... (60 mins.)
 
32.
Head of the Class (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A laidback teacher provides needed guidance about life for a special class of exceptional students. (30 mins.)
Director: Frank Cavestani
 
33.
Extreme Dodgeball (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Director: Brad Kreisberg
 
34.
Cartoon Sushi (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Following the tradition of MTV's previous animation show Liquid Television, this was the show that followed a few years later was basically a collection of various animated shorts made a variety of different cartoonists. (30 mins.)
 
35.
The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A variety show with previously recorded comedy bits detailing the exploits of two unlikely friends. (30 mins.)
 
36.
The Eyes of Nye (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
 
37.
Toxic Crusaders (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of mutants fight against the pollution-loving alien Dr. Killemoff in the fictional city of Tromaville, led by Toxie, a nerd-turned-superhero. (24 mins.)
 
38.
E/R (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Dr. Sheinfeld, freshly divorced, becomes a physician on call at the emergency room of a Chicago hospital... (30 mins.)
 
39.
Brimstone (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A dead cop, sentenced to Hell, is returned to Earth by the Devil to recover 113 escaped evil spirits. (60 mins.)
 
40.
Unhappily Ever After (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A "Married with Children" take-off with the twist of a schizophrenic father. (30 mins.)
Director: Gerry Cohen
 
41.
Double the Fist (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
"Double the Fist" is a show about four of the most extreme people on the planet in their pursuit of 'Fist'... (30 mins.)
 
42.
High School USA! (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The misadventures of the super-positive students of High School USA, as they confront all the unique, and often gross, challenges of growing up in a modern world. (15 mins.)
 
43.
Gun (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Follows a gun and the different hands it falls into and the different characters that use it. Written and directed by the different actors. (60 mins.)
 
44.
Action (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A series that centers on Peter Dragon (played by Jay Mohr), a Hollywood executive. His last, massively expensive, movie bombed and he needs a hit. Will "Beverley Hills Gun Club" be it? (30 mins.)
 
45.
LateLine (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This sitcom on NBC stars Al Franken as Al Freundlich, a vain reporter for the fictional news program... (30 mins.)
 
46.
Buffalo Bill (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Bill Bittinger is the egotistical host of a local daytime talk show on WBFL in Buffalo, NY., unhappy... (30 mins.)
 
47.
East Side/West Side (1963 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Neil Brock is a young social worker in the slums of New York City; his boss is Frieda Hechlinger; and Jane Foster is the office secretary... (60 mins.)
Director: Ron Winston
 
48.
Paris (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Woody Paris, police captain and loving husband, leads his team of detectives through the black and white and gray that constitutes the world of law and order. (60 mins.)
 
49.
The Trials of O'Brien (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A flamboyant Shakespeare quoting New York Defense Attorney always seems to get into trouble. (60 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
50.
The Dana Carvey Show (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Riffs on pop culture, politics and even the show's own sponsors. (30 mins.)
 
51.
Maison close (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Paris, 1871. This is a story of the women trapped in a luxury brothel, 'Paradise'. The very young Rose came to Paris in search of her mother... (52 mins.)
 
52.
R.I.S. Police scientifique (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
(52 mins.)
 
53.
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.)
 
54.
Strike Back (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The actions of 'Section 20', a secretive unit of British military intelligence. A team of special operations personnel conduct several high risk missions throughout the globe. (45 mins.)
 
55.
Wild Palms (1993 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A multi-national corporation attempts to take over America while small pockets of resistance hold out against rampant technology. (300 mins.)
 
56.
Maximum Bob (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A "Twin Peaks"-like series. "Maximum Bob" is an ultra right-wing conservative judge in Florida who has a psychic ex-marine show mermaid for a wife... (60 mins.)
 
57.
The Nutt House (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
This short-lived comedy dealt with the day to day lives of the staff and (rare) guests in a New York hotel that had fallen on hard times. (30 mins.)
 
58.
Bullet in the Face (2012 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A psychotic criminal tries to juggle the demands of violence and an active social life. (138 mins.)
 
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.)
 
60.
Black Books (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Bernard Black runs his own bookshop even though he doesn't much like people who buy books and hates having customers... (25 mins.)
 
61.
Dirty Sexy Money (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A lawyer is forced to take care of one of New York City's wealthiest families. (45 mins.)
 
62.
October Road (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on. (43 mins.)
 
63.
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.)
 
64.
Breathless (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A TV series set in early 1960s England and centered around the doctors and nurses in a gynecology ward.
 
65.
Sapphire & Steel (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Complex, involved science-fiction series about a special force of interdimensional operatives whose... (30 mins.)
Director: David Foster
 
66.
Development Hell (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
The story of a failed director and his hodgepodge crew as they search, in vain, for fame and success in the crazy world of Hollywood.
 
67.
Our Friends in the North (1996 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A nine part series depicting the varying fortunes of four friends - Nicky, Geordie, Mary and Tosker... (623 mins.)
 
68.
Moonfleet (2013 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
John Trenchard is an orphan who dreams of finding Blackbeard's riches. But a friendship with a notorious smuggler soon forces him into hiding with a price on his head, wondering if he'll ever see Moonfleet again.
 
69.
Partners (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two Chicago lawyers from vastly different backgrounds unexpectedly meet in court as they each face a personal crisis... (22 mins.)
 
70.
Untitled Martin Lawrence Project (2012 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A widowed father of two teenagers, after losing his job in construction, joins the police academy and becomes a cop at the age of 46.
Director: Fred Savage
 
71.
The Last Ship (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The crew of a naval destroyer is forced to confront the reality of a new existence when a pandemic kills off most of the earth's population. (60 mins.)
 
72.
Black Sails (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Captain Flint and his pirates, twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson's classic "Treasure Island". (56 mins.)
 
73.
Occult (2013 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Rob Bowman
 
74.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident patient, the red-headed league, and one final problem. (60 mins.)
 
75.
Rupan sansei (1971 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The adventures of the master thief Lupin III and his cohorts as they dive into various escapades, all the while in pursuit by the tenacious Inspector Zenigata. (23 mins.)
Director: Masaaki Ôsumi
 
76.
Lupin the 3rd (1977 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The master thief Lupin III and his cronies continue their globe-trotting exploits, with the stubborn Inspector Zenigata ever at their trail. (30 mins.)
 
77.
Rupan sansei: Part III (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The continuing adventures of the master thief Lupin III. (30 mins.)
 
78.
The Slayers (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The adventures of a teenage female mage and her companions as they quest for gold and glory (especially gold). (588 mins.)
 
79.
Baccano! (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A crazy fantasy caper involving alchemists, immortals, gangsters, outlaws and an elixir of immortality, spread over several decades. (25 mins.)
Director: Takahiro Ômori
 
80.
Robins (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A comic talk show with celebrity guests and odd sketches. (30 mins.)
 
81.
Dark Justice (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
After his wife and daughter are murdered, Judge Nicholas Marshall loses faith in the judicial system... (60 mins.)
 
82.
Roots: The Next Generations (1979 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots. (840 mins.)
 
83.
Roots: The Gift (1988 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The characters of Kunta Kinte and Fiddler from Roots are back in this movie. In this movie the two of... (100 mins.)
Director: Kevin Hooks
 
84.
Broad City (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time. (22 mins.)
 
85.
Kings (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A modern day, alternate-reality drama about a hero who rises to become the King of his nation, based on the biblical story of King David. (60 mins.)
 
86.
Gotham (2012 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Revolves around a female cop who discovers a magical world that exists within New York City that is unseen by normal humans and reinvents popular landmarks in a magical otherworldly manner. (60 mins.)
 
87.
Prime Suspect (1991 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades. (207 mins.)
 
88.
Prime Suspect 2 (1992 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
DCI Jane Tennison's investigation of a murder is complicated with the unexpected participation of her secret lover in her detective unit. (203 mins.)
 
89.
Exit Strategy (2015 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A high-octane procedural about a team of five experts associated with the CIA led by Eric Shaw who are...
Director: Antoine Fuqua
 
90.
Daybreak (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In a world where everything seems normal, mysterious individuals develop mysterious abilities.
 
91.
Damages (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A law school graduate becomes the protégée of a successful high-stakes litigator. (60 mins.)
 
92.
Olive Kitteridge (2014 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A middle-school math teacher Olive and her marriage with Henry which spans 25 years. (239 mins.)
 
93.
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Sheriff Lobo's the corrupt sheriff from Orly County who appeared in several episodes during the first season of B.J. and the Bear... (60 mins.)
 
94.
Byker Grove (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Byker Grove follows the lives and relationships of a group of young people who are members of a youth club (30 mins.)
 
95.
Believe (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A relationship forms between a gifted young girl and a man sprung from prison who has been tasked with protecting her from the evil elements that hunt her power. (43 mins.)
 
96.
Whole Day Down (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two out of work actors try to make their way as curators in the art world.
 
97.
Zombie Family (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Your not so average, average American family of Zombies.
 
98.
Friend Me (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two 20-something friends move to Los Angeles from Indiana to start their new jobs working at Groupon.
Director: Pamela Fryman
 
99.
The Fall (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A seemingly cold but very passionate policewoman goes head to head with a seeming passionate father who is in fact a cold serialist in this procedural out of Belfast. The only thing they share is their ncommon complexity. (60 mins.)
 
100.
Boss (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Mayor Tom Kane, diagnosed with a dementia disorder, struggles to keep his grip on power in Chicago. (56 mins.)