TV Shows that shouldn't have been Cancelled

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1.
Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 mins.)
 
2.
Ellery Queen (1975 TV Series)
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The son of a police detective solves baffling crimes. (100 mins.)
 
3.
Doctor Doctor (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Doctor, Doctor chronicles the exploits of four doctors who formed the Northeast Medical Partners. After... (30 mins.)
 
4.
Law & Order (1990 TV Series)
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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court. (45 mins.)
 
5.
The George Carlin Show (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The daily adventures of New York cabdriver George O'Grady who, while not the weirdest man in New York... (30 mins.)
 
6.
MADtv (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A sketch comedy show based on the seminal Mad Magazine. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Caroline in the City (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Caroline Duffy is a successful cartoonist living in Manhattan whose comic strip "Caroline in the City" has become a huge hit... (23 mins.)
 
8.
Cybill (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A struggling, middle-aged actress attempts to make a career in Hollywood, all while surrounded by her hard-drinking best friend Maryann, her two ex-husbands, Ira and Jeff, and her two daughters, headstrong Zoey and agreeable Rachel. (30 mins.)
 
9.
In the House (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Once famous football player must rent part of his house in order to support himself. A single mother and her two kids are the latest tenants. He also owns a sports clinic that he barely manages to run with a little help from his friends. (30 mins.)
“ Starring LL Cool J and Kim Waynes and more...
I remember this show when I was younger, it was soooo
funny, hilarious =) ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
10.
Wishbone (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
An intelligent and witty dog imagines himself in the role of characters from classic books and gets involved in similar real-life adventures. (30 mins.)
 
11.
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A group of aliens are sent to Earth, disguised as a human family, to experience and report life on the 3rd planet from the sun. (60 mins.)
 
12.
Normal, Ohio (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
About a grown man (played by John Goodman) who moves back home after coming out that he is gay. (30 mins.)
Director: David Trainer
 
13.
Jackass (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The cast performs various crazy stunts for our amusement. (535 mins.)
“ I hope they're not done with the movies (the movies are better).
I know it's hard with Ryan Dunn's passing, but I don't think we would want them to be done, if they are. Just hope they make more =) ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
14.
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.)
 
15.
Off Centre (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Two men, a British stud and an American doofus, share an apartment in New York City where they try to pick up a variety of women "supermodels" for themselves. (30 mins.)
 
16.
One on One (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A sportscaster must take on the responsibility of being a full-time dad when his teenage daughter moves in with him. (30 mins.)
 
17.
Mutant X (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A fugitive geneticist and four of his "creations" search for others of their kind while attempting to stay a step ahead of a morally ambiguous government agent. (60 mins.)
Director: Oley Sassone
 
18.
Hack (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When corruption charges strip him of his job, his family and his pride, former cop Mike Olshansky forges a new identity as a Philadelphia cab driver, patrolling the city as a roving vigilante who works with local police. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Still Standing (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Bill and Judy are not your average parents; the kids are the responsible ones. (30 mins.)
Director: Katy Garretson
 
20.
In-Laws (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A newly married man moves into his wife's parents' house to save money, only to have his life completely taken over by her father (Dennis Farina). (30 mins.)
 
21.
Less Than Perfect (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Huge egos. Backbiting assistants. Screaming deadlines. Claudia "Claude" Casey has moved up in the secretarial world of television news... (30 mins.)
 
22.
The Dead Zone (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Johnny Smith has been leading an idyllic small-town life. Employed as a science teacher, Johnny takes... (60 mins.)
 
23.
Boomtown (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Each episode of this series, set in present day Los Angeles, examines one crime from many different viewpoints - uniformed cops... (45 mins.)
 
24.
George Lopez (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Comedian George Lopez stars as a Los Angeles manufacturing plant manager attempting to deal with his wacky family along with other random mishaps. (30 mins.)
 
25.
Rosemary & Thyme (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Set amongst the stunning gardens of Europe, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two professional gardeners, find themselves drawn into solving mysterious crimes. (60 mins.)
 
26.
Hope & Faith (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Hope, a down-to-earth, happily married mom of three in Glen Falls, Ohio, had her tidy world up-ended by the arrival of her celebrity sister... (30 mins.)
“ Only because of Ted McGinley ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
27.
Las Vegas (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Welcome to the Montecito Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, where you can do anything you want... but Ed Deline and his crack surveillance team will be watching. Just remember, what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas... (60 mins.)
“ BUT still with James Caan ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
28.
Dog the Bounty Hunter (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
This series follows the exploits of real-life bounty hunter "Dog" Chapman and his family chasing down actual fugitives in the Hawaiian Islands... (30 mins.)
 
29.
Rodney (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Stand-up comedian Rodney Carrington would like to take you to the middle of real, everyday America.... (30 mins.)
 
30.
CSI: NY (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
CSI Head Detective Mac Taylor and his team solve crimes in New York City. (43 mins.)
 
31.
Just Legal (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A look at the relationship between two lawyers: a young prodigy (Baruchel) and his mentor (Johnson), a jaded defense attorney. (60 mins.)
“ I thought it was funny. ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
32.
Related (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Revolves around the lives of four close-knit sisters, of Italian descent, raised in Brooklyn - living in New York City. (60 mins.)
 
33.
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A divorced mom tries to keep pace with everyone around her. (22 mins.)
 
34.
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy TV show. (60 mins.)
 
35.
Psych (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A novice sleuth is hired by the police after he cons them into thinking he has psychic powers which help solve crimes. With the assistance of his reluctant best friend, the duo take on a series of complicated cases. (44 mins.)
“ I love everything about this show, the stories - writing,
chemistry - characters, comedy and drama.
I hate that it's going, I will miss everybody from the show.
I hope they do other things soon for us fans...
xoxo xoxo

(edited): I know you want to leave while you're on top.
But for some reason I feel a loss now that the show is over. :( ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
36.
Jericho (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A small town in Kansas is literally left in the dark after seeing a mushroom cloud over near-by Denver, Colorado. The townspeople struggle to find answers about the blast and solutions on how to survive. (45 mins.)
 
37.
Twenty Good Years (2006 TV Series)
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Two aging guys decide to make the most out of the next twenty years of their lives. (30 mins.)
 
38.
Life (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A former police officer returns to the force after having been wrongly imprisoned for years. (45 mins.)
 
39.
Fear Itself (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A television series broken down into 13 separate 60-minute films from premiere horror writers and directors. (43 mins.)
 
40.
The Unusuals (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Darkly comedic drama focusing on the dysfunctional cops and staff of an infamous NYPD precinct. (60 mins.)
 
41.
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.)
 
42.
Hank (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A man and his family and lose everything. (30 mins.)
Director: James Burrows
 
43.
Lie to Me (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
About Cal Lightman, the world's leading deception expert who studies facial expressions and involuntary body language to expose the truth behind the lies. (43 mins.)
 
44.
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Opening monologues, sketches, celebrity interviews, and musical performances are commonly featured. (62 mins.)
“ Still shouldn't have been cancelled the way it did.
Jay Leno shouldn't have been brought back and yet people still watch him. If they didn't know his colors before they sure do know his true colors now. BUT I do love TBS Conan show waaaaay better!! <3 ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
45.
Surviving Suburbia (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Steve and Anne Patterson, along with their two children, Henry and Courtney, enjoy easy living in the suburbs. That is, until their new next-door neighbors begin causing problems. (30 mins.)
 
46.
$#*! My Dad Says (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A middle aged son moves in with his old fashion dad. (30 mins.)
 
47.
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A stoner metalhead named Todd Smith, his crushee Jenny, his best friend Curtis, and the geeky Hannah, search their high school for a mayhem-causing Satanic spell book, while being opposed by Atticus, the evil guidance councillor.
 
48.
The Good Guys (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Jack is a by-the-book detective whose habit of undermining himself has resulted in a dead-end position with the Police Dept. His partner Dan, a drunken, lecherous veteran hangs onto his job only because of one heroic act years ago. (60 mins.)
 
49.
Chase (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A team tracks down fugitive criminals. (60 mins.)
 
50.
Law & Order: LA (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
From point of view of the Los Angeles police detectives who investigate crimes and the district attorneys who prosecute the offenders. (60 mins.)
“ WITH Skeet Ulrich ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
51.
Breaking In (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A high-tech security firm takes extreme, and often questionable, measures to sell their protection services. (30 mins.)
“ I did love the first season a whole lot better!

If they kept the same people and kept the same
kind of writing, they would have stayed, I think xoxo ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
52.
Free Agents (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Alex is recently divorced, and Helen lost her fiance a year ago. Obviously, these two are definitely not ready to be dating again... (30 mins.)
 
53.
Mr. Sunshine (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Ben Donovan (Matthew Perry) manages The Sunshine Centre, a seconde rate sports/events arena in San Diego...
 
54.
How to Be a Gentleman (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Johnny Chase and that guy from 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' unsuccessfully try their hand at network television by attempting the 'The Odd Couple' dynamic. (30 mins.)
 
55.
Roseanne's Nuts (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A reality show in which Roseanne Barr lives on a Hawaiian farm. (30 mins.)
 
56.
Charlie's Angels (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
A cat burglar, a car thief, and a dirty cop get a chance to turn their lives around; fighting crime and working for the mysterious Charlie Townsend. (60 mins.)
 
57.
The Killing (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is found in the trunk of a submerged car. (45 mins.)
 
58.
The Cape (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Vince Faraday is a cop who has been framed for murder leading him to fall off the grid and become the super hero known only as "The Cape" (60 mins.)
 
59.
Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The legendary comedian Drew Carey has yet another tv show (30 mins.)
“ I just read that they're bringing back Whose Line Is It Anyway?
BUT BUT BUT Drew Carey isn't hosting >>sigh<< Ugh Ugh!!

They are bringing that girl that played Ross girlfriend in the final season, I think. She's not all that funny to me. It's like a regular drama show,
keep the original cast members...in this case keep the US TV Version cast members...Lol but really! ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
60.
State of Georgia (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Georgia Chamberlain is a confident aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality who moves to... (23 mins.)
 
61.
The Looney Tunes Show (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An updated iteration of the classic Looney Tunes characters focusing on their satirical misadventures living in suburbia. (23 mins.)
 
62.
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.)
 
63.
Rob (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Centers on solitary guy, Rob, who marries into a huge Mexican-American family. (30 mins.)
 
64.
Partners (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Two lifelong friends, who are both architects, form a business partnership.
 
65.
Common Law (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Centers on cops Wes Mitchell and Travis Marks, who have a problem, each other. So their captain sends them to couples therapy. (43 mins.)
 
66.
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.)
“ Then again it wouldn't have been the same without
Michael Clarke Duncan ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
67.
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit. (60 mins.)
 
68.
Touch (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A widower struggling to raise his emotionally challenged son discovers that he can predict events before they happen. (43 mins.)
 
69.
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.)
 
70.
Vegas (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Ralph Lamb, a former MP for the US Army, becomes sheriff. His brother, Jack, and his son, Dixon, are deputized. Meanwhile, Vincent Savino comes from Chicago to Vegas to run The Savoy hotel and casino. (44 mins.)
 
71.
Deception (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A female detective returns undercover to the wealthy family she grew up in -- as the maid's daughter to solve the murder of the notorious heiress who was once her closest friend. (60 mins.)
 
72.
Red Widow (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A widow learns that her husband was a mobster, and soon finds herself in the world of organized crime as she takes her revenge on those who murdered him. (60 mins.)
 
73.
Mob City (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
1947, Los Angeles. Cop Joe Teague walks the line between the LAPD, led by William Parker, and the mob, led by Bugsy Siegel. (60 mins.)
 
74.
Ironside (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Centers on Robert T. Ironside, a tough, sexy and acerbic police detective relegated to a wheelchair after a shooting who is hardly limited by his disability as he pushes and prods his hand-picked team to solve the most difficult cases.
 
75.
The Hero (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Competition pits 10 housemates against one another in missions that will test their brains, their brawn and even their morality. (60 mins.)
 
76.
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Red: Part One (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In Idaho someone executes a Marine gunnery sergeant with a pistol; two days before in Los Angeles someone used the same weapon in the same way to kill an Indonesian man; the LA bunch collaborate with an NCIS mobile team. [Continued.] (43 mins.)
“ not a TV movie, well, I guess a TV special.
=( xoxo ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
77.
Almost Human (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In a not-so-distant future, human cops and androids partner up to protect and serve. (60 mins.)
 
78.
Atlantis (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Far from home, Jason washes up on the shores of the ancient and mysterious city of Atlantis. (45 mins.)
 
79.
The Millers (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans. (22 mins.)
 
80.
Welcome to the Family (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Chronicles how cultures collide when a white family and a Latino family are bonded together by their children who fall in love followed quickly by an unplanned pregnancy. (22 mins.)
 
81.
Sean Saves the World (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Centers on Sean, who must figure out how to parent his 14-year-old daughter, who just moved in, while navigating a temperamental new boss at work. (30 mins.)
 
82.
The Crazy Ones (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Out-of-the-box Simon Roberts runs an ad agency with his Type-A daughter Sydney. (30 mins.)
“ WITH Robin Williams!!! XXOXXO ” - Choo Choo Charlotte
 
83.
Surviving Jack (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A boy becomes a man, and a man becomes a father, in a time before coming of age was something you could Google. (30 mins.)
 
84.
Backstrom (2015 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Portland Police Bureau's Elite Special Crimes Unit is led by Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom, an alcoholic and smoker who is in failing health, but takes on cases in special circumstances. (44 mins.)
 
85.
Angel from Hell (2016 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Allison isn't quite sure if her new friend, Amy, is her guardian angel or a crazy person. (30 mins.)