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1. Taxi (1978–1983)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things.

Stars: Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner

Votes: 9,741

2. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Harry Shearer, Julie Kavner

Votes: 319,716

3. Cheers (1982–1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

The regulars of the Boston bar Cheers share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name.

Stars: Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger, George Wendt

Votes: 40,837

4. Cheers (1982–1993)
Episode: One for the Road (1993)

TV-PG | 70 min | Comedy, Drama

Woody embarks on his new life as City Councilman. Norm embarks on his new life as civil servant as Woody pulled some strings to get him an accounting job at City Hall. And Rebecca and Sam ... See full summary »

Director: James Burrows | Stars: Ted Danson, Kirstie Alley, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger

Votes: 498

5. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy

Five friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.

Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

Votes: 163,435

6. Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (1980– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

A con-man and a accountant-wanna-be private eye team up to fight crime.

Stars: Ben Vereen, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Romanus, Larry Manetti

Votes: 329

7. The Dana Carvey Show (1996– )

30 min | Comedy

Riffs on pop culture, politics and even the show's own sponsors.

Stars: Dana Carvey, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, Heather Morgan

Votes: 772

8. Family Guy (1998– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another.

Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 272,549

9. South Park (1997– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado.

Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes, Mona Marshall

Votes: 288,450

10. Family Ties (1982–1989)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.

Stars: Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Justine Bateman

Votes: 13,629

11. Moonlighting (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency.

Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong

Votes: 15,637

12. Wizards and Warriors (1983)

60 min | Adventure, Fantasy

The legendary Kingdom of Camarand is ruled by good King Baaldorf and Queen Lattinia. Their daughter, Ariel, is engaged to Prince Erik Greystone, who becomes Camarand's Champion against a ... See full summary »

Stars: Jeff Conaway, Walter Olkewicz, Duncan Regehr, Julia Duffy

Votes: 206

13. Andy's Funhouse (1979 TV Special)

48 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

Taped in 1977 but didn't air until August 28, 1979. A world that is purely Andy's. It serves as a bit of a greatest hits, compiling many of his classic pieces into one arena, but also veers off into its own unique animal.

Director: Tom Trbovich | Stars: Andy Kaufman, Bob Zmuda, Wendy Polland, Chubby Rosalie

Votes: 137

14. Kate & Allie (1984–1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

When Allie Lowell divorces her husband and gets custody of their two children, she moves to New York City and moves in with her best friend, Kate McArdle, also divorced and raising a ... See full summary »

Stars: Susan Saint James, Jane Curtin, Frederick Koehler, Allison Smith

Votes: 1,345

15. The Prisoner (1967–1968)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape.

Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Angelo Muscat, Peter Swanwick, Peter Brace

Votes: 10,759

16. American Gladiators (1989–1997)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Game-Show, Sport

The teams compete in such events as Power Ball, Assault, The Wall and Hang Tough. The Eliminator round decides the winner of the tournament.

Stars: Mike Adamle, Jim Starr, Raye Hollitt, Larry Thompson

Votes: 1,885

17. The Charmings (1987–1988)

30 min | Comedy

Snow White, Prince Charming and their family are transported through time to the present day. They try to fit into normal society, despite their unfamiliarity with technology.

Stars: Christopher Rich, Judy Parfitt, Cork Hubbert, Brandon Call

Votes: 196

18. Wonder Woman (1975–1979)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes.

Stars: Lynda Carter, Lyle Waggoner, Tom Kratochvil, Richard Eastham

Votes: 5,559

19. Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995–1998)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy

This is a sketch-comedy show. The twist here is that all of the sketches (even the monologue) are connected in some strange way.

Stars: Bob Odenkirk, David Cross, John Ennis, Jay Johnston

Votes: 7,984

20. 1st Annual MTV Video Music Awards (1984 TV Special)

180 min | Music

The first ever MTV Video Music Award show. Hosted by Dan Aykroyd and Bette Midler.

Director: Edd Griles | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Bette Midler, Frank Beard, David Bowie

Votes: 71

21. Rescue from Gilligan's Island (1978 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy

The castaways must try to readjust to life in civilization after they are rescued from the island.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Bob Denver, Alan Hale Jr., Jim Backus, Natalie Schafer

Votes: 1,400

22. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future.

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn, Betsy Brandt

Votes: 1,124,091

23. Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988–1999)
Episode: Godzilla vs. Megalon (1991)

TV-14 | 96 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

The Mads force Joel and the 'bots to watch Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973), the cheesy Japanese monster mash featuring Godzilla's infamous flying kick.

Director: Jim Mallon | Stars: Trace Beaulieu, Joel Hodgson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy

Votes: 297

24. Blind Date (I) (1999–2006)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Reality-TV, Romance

Men and women who don't know each other are set up on blind dates and a camera crew follows them around to record how the date went.

Stars: Roger Lodge, Ava Cadell, Jerry G. Angelo, Hawk Younkins

Votes: 324

25. The Jack Benny Program (1950–1965)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

The comic misadventures of the "skinflint" comedian and his friends.

Stars: Jack Benny, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Don Wilson, Dennis Day

Votes: 1,036

26. Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)

R | 75 min | Comedy

Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution".

Director: Michael O'Donoghue | Stars: Michael O'Donoghue, Dan Aykroyd, Rhonda Coullet, Jane Curtin

Votes: 435

27. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (1998 TV Special)

TV-14 | 50 min | Documentary, Comedy

A compilation of the best Saturday Night Live sketches as a tribute to the late Chris Farley, one of SNL's greatest Stars.

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Dave Wilson, Tom Schiller, James Signorelli | Stars: Chris Farley, Mackenzie English, Christina Applegate, Dave Attell

Votes: 2,098

28. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler (1999 TV Special)

Unrated | 73 min | Documentary, Comedy

Before he was Happy Gilmore, Little Nicky, The Waterboy, or Billy Madison, Adam Sandler was doing Saturday Night Live playing hilarious characters and singing hilarious songs like the ... See full summary »

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Dave Wilson, Peter Corbett | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kirstie Alley, Alec Baldwin, Ellen Cleghorne

Votes: 1,294

29. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Alec Baldwin (2005 TV Special)

Documentary, Comedy

A Saturday Night Live DVD featuring the best of Alec Baldwin.

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Dave Wilson | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Fred Armisen, Nancy Carell, Meredith Deacon

Votes: 428

30. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman (1998 TV Special)

Documentary, Comedy

A Saturday Night Live DVD featuring the best of Phil Hartman.

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Paul Miller, Dave Wilson, Tom Schiller, James Signorelli | Stars: Phil Hartman, Tom Arnold, Alec Baldwin, Candice Bergen

Votes: 885

31. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Gilda Radner (2005 Video)

TV-14 | 92 min | Comedy

A compilation of Gilda Radner's funniest skits and most memorable characters from the first five years of Saturday Night Live.

Directors: Tom Schiller, James Signorelli, Dave Wilson | Stars: Gilda Radner, Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Richard Benjamin

Votes: 103

32. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie Murphy (1998 Video)

Unrated | 77 min | Documentary, Comedy

Before he was The Nutty Professor, before he was Dr. Dolittle, and even before he was the Beverly Hills Cop, Eddie Murphy was an SNL comic! From 1981-1984 he entertained us with sketches as... See full summary »

Directors: Andy Breckman, Dave Wilson, Claude Kerven | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Sheree Ali, Margaret Briggs Brooks, Billy Crystal

Votes: 978

33. Saturday Night Live: The Best of John Belushi (2005 TV Special)

Not Rated | 78 min | Comedy

During his time at SNL, original cast member John Belushi created some of the most memorable characters in television history. One of the most brilliant comedic performers of all time, ... See full summary »

Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase, Steve Cropper

Votes: 620

34. Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell (2002 TV Special)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary, Comedy

The best skits from Will Ferrell's days on Saturday Night Live 1995-2002

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Stacey Foster, James Signorelli | Stars: Will Ferrell, Sean Bennett, Alec Baldwin, Drew Barrymore

Votes: 2,350

35. Saturday Night Live 25 (1999 TV Special)

161 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature ... See full summary »

Directors: Beth McCarthy-Miller, James Signorelli | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Alec Baldwin, Candice Bergen, David Bowie

Votes: 1,264

36. Upright Citizens Brigade (1998–2000)

30 min | Comedy

Agents Adair, Antoine, Colby and Trotter both monitor and create chaos across the universe. The sketches you see throughout most of the show are different subjects being monitored. At the ... See full summary »

Stars: Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh

Votes: 1,954

37. Lost (2004–2010)

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

The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island.

Stars: Jorge Garcia, Josh Holloway, Yunjin Kim, Evangeline Lilly

Votes: 440,382

38. The Tudors (2007–2010)

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, History, Romance

A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII.

Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Anthony Brophy, James Frain

Votes: 59,885

39. Jackass (2000–2007)

TV-MA | 535 min | Action, Comedy, Reality-TV

The cast performs various crazy stunts for our amusement.

Stars: Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Brandon DiCamillo, Ryan Dunn

Votes: 19,690

40. Don't Try This at Home: The Steve-O Video (2001 Video)

Unrated | 54 min | Short, Comedy

Filled with stunts and craziness, some of which contains mostly footage that the censors wouldn't allow on MTV. One stunt was once believed to end Steve-O's career, it was that insane.

Stars: Steve-O, Johnny Knoxville, Chris Pontius, Jason 'Wee Man' Acuña

Votes: 826

41. Landspeed: CKY (1999 Video)

66 min | Comedy

The first video in the CKY series. The movie is based around skateboarding thrills and spills, but it contains the insane and disgusting stunts that eventually blossomed into "Jackass".

Director: Bam Margera | Stars: Brandon DiCamillo, Bam Margera, Jess Margera, Chris Aspite

Votes: 2,179

42. How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother.

Stars: Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 519,956

43. The Benny Hill Show (1969–1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

A skit based show with Benny Hill, often containing smutty humour.

Stars: Benny Hill, Henry McGee, Jackie Wright, Bob Todd

Votes: 3,796

44. Strangers with Candy (1999–2000)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

A forty-six-year-old ex-drug addict returns to high school as a freshman.

Stars: Amy Sedaris, Paul Dinello, Stephen Colbert, Greg Hollimon

Votes: 4,758

45. Solid Gold (1980–1988)

60 min | Music

Television show featuring dancing and popular music.

Stars: Robert W. Morgan, Pamela Rossi, Alex Cole, Darcel Wynne

Votes: 204

46. SCTV (1976–1981)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way.

Stars: Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin, Dave Thomas

Votes: 1,777



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