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1. The Night Of (2016– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

9.1
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After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.

Creators: Richard Price, Steven Zaillian | Stars: Riz Ahmed, Peyman Moaadi, Poorna Jagannathan, Syam M. Lafi

Votes: 4,882

2. Shameless (2011– )

TV-MA | 46 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children with whom he lives cope as best they can.

Creators: John Wells, Paul Abbott | Stars: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton

Votes: 96,533

3. House of Cards (2013– )

TV-MA | 51 min | Drama

9.0
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A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Stars: Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright, Kate Mara

Votes: 307,255

4. The Office (2005–2013)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.8
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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.

Creators: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant | Stars: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Votes: 199,651

5. Mistresses (2013– )

43 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.1
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A drama about the scandalous lives of a group of four girlfriends - each on her own path to self-discovery as they brave the turbulent journey together. Meet Savi (Alyssa Milano), a ... See full summary »

Creator: K.J. Steinberg | Stars: Alyssa Milano, Jes Macallan, Rochelle Aytes, Yunjin Kim

Votes: 9,821

6. MI-5 (2015)

R | 104 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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47 Metascore

When a terrorist escapes custody during a routine handover, Will Holloway must team with disgraced MI5 Intelligence Chief Harry Pearce to track him down before an imminent terrorist attack on London.

Writers: Jonathan Brackley, Sam Vincent, David Wolstencroft | Director: Bharat Nalluri | Stars: Kit Harington, Peter Firth, Jennifer Ehle, Michael Wildman

Votes: 11,855

7. Three's Company (1977–1984)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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The misadventures of two women and one man living in one apartment and their neighbors.

Creators: Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West | Stars: John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers, Richard Kline

Votes: 8,354

8. All in the Family (1971–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day.

Creator: Norman Lear | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 10,177

9. America's Got Talent (2006– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

5.6
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A weekly talent competition where an array of performers -- from singers and dancers, to comedians and novelty acts -- vie for a $1 million cash prize.

Creators: Simon Cowell, Jason Raff, Ken Warwick | Stars: Nick Cannon, Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne, Piers Morgan

Votes: 6,804

10. Queer as Folk (2000–2005)

TV-MA | 47 min | Drama

8.3
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The lives and loves of a group of gay friends living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Creators: Ron Cowen, Daniel Lipman | Stars: Gale Harold, Hal Sparks, Randy Harrison, Michelle Clunie

Votes: 15,030

11. Being Human (2011–2014)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.5
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Three twenty-somethings share a house and try to live a normal life despite being a ghost, a werewolf, and a vampire.

Creators: Jeremy Carver, Anna Fricke | Stars: Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington, Kristen Hager

Votes: 21,189

12. The Tomorrow People (2013–2014)

43 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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Evolved humans with amazing abilities (Teleportation, Telekinesis, Telepathy) are being hunted down by agents of Ultra.

Creators: Greg Berlanti, Phil Klemmer, Julie Plec, Roger Damon Price | Stars: Robbie Amell, Peyton List, Luke Mitchell, Aaron Yoo

Votes: 28,504

13. Skins (2011)

42 min | Comedy, Drama

3.9
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About a group of teenagers in their final years of high school in Baltimore.

Creators: Bryan Elsley, James Brittain, Jamie Brittain | Stars: Danny Flaherty, Ron Mustafa, James Newman, Jesse Carere

Votes: 4,870

14. Sanford and Son (1972–1977)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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The misadventures of a cantankerous junk dealer and his frustrated son.

Creator: Norman Lear | Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, LaWanda Page, Don Bexley

Votes: 5,160

15. Getting On (2013–2015)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, ... See full summary »

Creator: Mark V. Olsen | Stars: Laurie Metcalf, Alex Borstein, Niecy Nash, Mel Rodriguez

Votes: 2,255

16. Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1998–2006)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.6
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Improvisational comedy game show in which four players act out various comic games and sketches.

Creators: Mark Leveson, Dan Patterson | Stars: Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady

Votes: 30,396

17. Hell's Kitchen (2005– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.1
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World renowned chef Gordon Ramsay puts aspiring young chefs through rigorous and devastating challenges at his restaurant in Hollywood, "Hell's Kitchen", to determine which of them will win... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic, Scott Leibfried, Jason Thompson

Votes: 14,736

18. Dancing with the Stars (I) (2005– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Family, Game-Show, Music

4.7
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U.S. reality show based on the British series "Strictly Come Dancing," where celebrities partner up with professional dancers and compete against each other in weekly elimination rounds to determine a winner.

Stars: Tom Bergeron, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, Len Goodman

Votes: 8,004

19. Sirens (2014–2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.8
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A comedy that follows three Chicago EMTs who despite their narcissistic and self-destructive personalities are uniquely qualified to save lives.

Creators: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary | Stars: Michael Mosley, Kevin Daniels, Kevin Bigley, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 4,411

20. Gracepoint (2014 TV Mini-Series)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Mystery

7.2
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When a young boy is found dead on an idyllic beach, a major police investigation gets underway in the small California seaside town where the tragedy occurred. Soon deemed a homicide, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's family into further turmoil and upends the lives of all of the town's residents.

Creator: Chris Chibnall | Stars: David Tennant, Anna Gunn, Virginia Kull, Kevin Rankin

Votes: 4,596

21. Kitchen Nightmares (2007–2014)

60 min | Reality-TV

7.4
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Gordon Ramsay visits struggling restaurants across America and spends one week trying to help them become successful.

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Kim Seeley, Michael Cabbibo, J.V. Martin

Votes: 7,775

22. Us & Them (2013– )

Comedy

6.2
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Focuses on the key life moments for Gavin and Stacey, who try to maintain their relationship while combining their polarizing families' lives.

Stars: Jason Ritter, Alexis Bledel, Kerri Kenney, Ashlie Atkinson

Votes: 136

23. Dear John (1988–1992)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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After his wife leaves him for his best friend, John Lacey joins the One Two One Club, a support group for divorced and widowed people. The group consists of its fiery British leader Louise,... See full summary »

Creators: Bob Ellison, Peter Noah, John Sullivan | Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jere Burns, Jane Carr, Isabella Hofmann

Votes: 796

24. Sensitive Skin (2014– )

30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Davina (Kim Cattrall) and Al (Don McKellar) try to revamp their lives as they struggle with the uncertainties of middle age.

Stars: Kim Cattrall, Don McKellar, Nicolas Wright, Clé Bennett

Votes: 437

25. Life on Mars (2008–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A present-day car accident mysteriously sends a detective back to the 1970s. An American remake of the BBC series.

Creators: Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Scott Rosenberg, Matthew Graham, Tony Jordan, Ashley Pharoah | Stars: Jason O'Mara, Michael Imperioli, Gretchen Mol, Jonathan Murphy

Votes: 8,320

26. American Idol (2002–2016)

TV-PG | 42 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

4.2
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Twelve finalists and/or future singers (six men and six women) who were selected from America, compete in a talent contest in which they were asked to sing any song they like on this "Star ... See full summary »

Creator: Simon Fuller | Stars: Ryan Seacrest, Mark Thompson, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell

Votes: 19,568

27. The Inbetweeners (2012– )

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy

3.5
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Four high school friends are not cool or popular, but not total dorks, either.

Creator: Brad Copeland | Stars: Bubba Lewis, Zack Pearlman, Joey Pollari, Mark L. Young

Votes: 3,454

28. Too Close for Comfort (1980–1987)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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Jackie and Sarah Rush are two grown sisters who live in half of a duplex. Their parents, Henry and Muriel, live in the other half. Though one might think this proximity may be fun, both ... See full summary »

Creators: Brian Cooke, Earl Barret, Arne Sultan, Douglas Arango, Phil Doran | Stars: Ted Knight, Nancy Dussault, Jim J. Bullock, Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Votes: 1,151

29. The Prisoner (2009 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".

Stars: Ian McKellen, Jim Caviezel, Ruth Wilson, Lennie James

Votes: 6,407

30. Supernanny (2005–2012)

60 min | Reality-TV

5.1
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Parenting expert Jo Frost goes around America helping parents deal with their children's behavior.

Creator: Nick Powell | Stars: Jo Frost, Jeff Bartsch, Hunter James Mckeever, River Stone Mckeever

Votes: 1,385

31. Undercover Boss (2010– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Reality-TV

5.9
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Bosses of chain businesses go undercover to their own stores in various locations and various jobs around the store and interact with the employees. Depending on the employee's impression, ... See full summary »

Creator: Stephen Lambert | Stars: Mark Keller, Justin Nichols, Stephen J. Cloobeck, Steven Foster

Votes: 2,607

32. Primeval: New World (2012– )

42 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, PRIMEVAL: NEW WORLD follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal ... See full summary »

Creators: Gillian Horvath, Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Judith Reeves-Stevens | Stars: Niall Matter, Sara Canning, Danny Rahim, Crystal Lowe

Votes: 3,546

33. The X Factor (2011–2013)

Music, Reality-TV

5.2
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In this American version of the hit UK show, Simon Cowell and his fellow judges search for a singer who has the "X factor".

Stars: Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, L.A. Reid, Mario Lopez

Votes: 5,264

34. Low Winter Sun (2013)

43 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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Murder, deception, revenge and corruption that starts with the murder of a cop by fellow Detroit detective, Frank Agnew.

Creator: Chris Mundy | Stars: Mark Strong, Lennie James, James Ransone, Sprague Grayden

Votes: 4,871

35. Cosby (1996–2000)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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Hilton Lucas was forced by his employer to retire. His wife has trouble with him always being at home and so does he.

Creator: Dennis Klein | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Doug E. Doug, T'Keyah Crystal Keymáh

Votes: 1,777

36. Eleventh Hour (2008–2009)

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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A government scientist and his attractive counterpart try to save people from deadly scientific experiments.

Creator: Stephen Gallagher | Stars: Rufus Sewell, Marley Shelton, Omar Benson Miller, Sarah Ospina

Votes: 3,536

37. The Ropers (1979–1980)

30 min | Comedy

5.9
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Stanley and Helen Roper, the beloved landlords from "Three's Company," have sold their apartment complex and moved into a new one. Their trademark quirks are intact as they deal with new ... See full summary »

Creators: Don Nicholl, Michael Ross, Bernard West | Stars: Norman Fell, Audra Lindley, Jeffrey Tambor, Patty McCormack

Votes: 461

38. Prime Suspect (2011–2012)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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About Jane Timoney, an iconoclastic female detective who has to make her bones in a tough New York precinct that is dominated by men.

Creators: Alexandra Cunningham, Lynda La Plante | Stars: Maria Bello, Brían F. O'Byrne, Kirk Acevedo, Peter Gerety

Votes: 3,254

39. Who Do You Think You Are? (2010– )

60 min | Documentary

8.2
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Celebrities are given the opportunity to research their family trees with surprising and often unexpected results.

Stars: Mocean Melvin, Cherie Lunghi, D. Joshua Taylor, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 918

40. Five Million Years to Earth (1967)

Approved | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.1
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A mysterious artifact is unearthed in London, and famous scientist Bernard Quatermass is called into to divine its origins and explain its strange effects on people.

Writer: Nigel Kneale | Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: James Donald, Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, Julian Glover

Votes: 7,080

41. Coupling (2003– )

30 min | Comedy, Romance

3.4
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The mating ritual can get messy. Let's see if we have this straight... Steve's with Jane but he's suddenly hot for Susan who met Steve through Jeff whom Susan used to go out with though ... See full summary »

Creators: Steven Moffat, Phoef Sutton | Stars: Colin Ferguson, Jay Harrington, Lindsay Price, Christopher Moynihan

Votes: 808

42. Ab Fab (2009 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

5.2
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American adaptation of the classic British sitcom Absolutely Fabulous.

Writer: Christine Zander | Director: James Burrows | Stars: Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Johnston, Zosia Mamet, Joshua Minnick

Votes: 32

43. The Chase (2013– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show

7.7
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You can run, but you cannot hide, The Beast is always coming after you. In THE CHASE, a team of three contestants attempts to amass as much money as possible by answering quick-fire ... See full summary »

Stars: Brooke Burns, Mark Labbett, Shawn Parr, Cory Anotado

Votes: 291

44. And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)

PG | 88 min | Animation, Comedy

7.7
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An anthology of Monty Python's best sketches from their 1st & 2nd seasons of their original TV show.

Writers: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin | Director: Ian MacNaughton | Stars: John Cleese, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 23,533

45. Men Behaving Badly (1996–1997)

30 min | Comedy

6.5
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Kevin and Jamie are two roommates. Kevin is irresponsible and sloppy, but compared to super-slob and slacker Jamie, Kevin looks almost anal-retentive. While both are content to wallow in ... See full summary »

Creator: Matthew Carlson | Stars: Rob Schneider, Dina Spybey-Waters, Ron Eldard, Justine Bateman

Votes: 629

46. Trading Spaces (2000–2011)

60 min | Reality-TV

5.7
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Two teams, two days, $1000. Each with the help of a professional designer and carpenter, this show pits neighbor against neighbor in a race to redecorate a room in each-other's homes. Can a... See full summary »

Stars: Paige Davis, Frank Bielec, Faber Dewar, Hildi Santo Tomas

Votes: 465

47. Little Britain USA (2008– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Little Britain travel to America.

Stars: Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Tom Baker, Brett Gentile

Votes: 4,711

48. Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (2002– )

30 min | Game-Show

6.1
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A more recent version of the hit television quiz show. Starting with easy multiple-choice questions that gradually get more challenging, contestants have only their wits and three lifeline ... See full summary »

Stars: Meredith Vieira, Terry Crews, Chris Harrison, Cedric the Entertainer

Votes: 1,320

49. Antiques Roadshow (1997– )

7.4
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Appraisers of antiques travel with the show to various cities. Area citizens bring articles for appraisal and often relate the histories of these items. The appraisers then expand on what ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark L. Walberg, Tom Lecky, James Supp, Leigh Keno

Votes: 720

50. Worst Week (2008– )

Comedy

7.6
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U.S. version of the BBC series "The Worst Week of My Life", in which a young couple get quickly acquainted with their soon-to-be in-laws.

Creator: Matt Tarses | Stars: Kyle Bornheimer, Erinn Hayes, Nancy Lenehan, Kurtwood Smith

Votes: 2,293