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Rank your top shows and list what you'd like to check out
Topic Started: Mar 19 2012, 05:33 PM (1,016 Views)
Kevc1980
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It's been a while since we've listed our favorite shows. Also, list what you'd like to check out that's currently on the air.

Favorite Shows
1. Mad Men- so glad it's finally back
2. Dexter- amazing cliffhanger last season
3. Homeland- Best new show on television
4. Revenge- my favorite guilty pleasure
5. The Walking Dead- This show totally climbed my list after an amazing season 2
6. American Horror Story- excited for season 2
7. Modern Family- I adore this show..
8. True Blood- looking forward to Chris Meloni next season
9. Game of Thrones- another show I'm excited for to start again
10. Shameless- just discovered this show a few months ago
11. Grey's Anatomy- still pretty good after all these years
12. Glee- not as into the show as I used to be, but still pretty good
13. Happy Endings- New to my list
14. Parks and Recreations- still a favorite
15. The Office- This show really should of ending when Steve Carrel left.
16. GCB- Only seen 2 episodes, but interested in seeing where they take it


Shows I'm most looking forward to watching:
-Downtown Abbey. I know I'll love this show, just haven't had time. Need to Netflix it.
-Once Upon A Time- I've seen the first 6 episodes and enjoy it. Just don't have time to watch it regularly
Breaking Bad- one day I'll try to watch this show.
-Smash- I have this on my DVR, just haven't had time to catch up.
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Mason


1. Happy Endings (my new favorite currently airing show)
2. Mad Men
3. Downton Abbey
4. Parenthood
5. Modern Family
6. American Horror Story
7. Revenge
8. Suburgatory
9. 2 Broke Girls
10. Dexter (I'm a season behind)
11. True Blood (Also a season behind)
12. Once Upon a Time

Want to check out:

Homeland
Game of Thrones
Enlightened
Veep
Edited by Mason, Mar 19 2012, 07:06 PM.
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px780
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I'm kind of off tv shows that have plots right now, I think.

1. Vampire Diaries
2. Happy Endings- the best frickin' comedy in the history of time...that's my opinion right now, anyway.
3. Modern Family
4. Archer
5. RuPaul's Drag Race/Untucked
6. Face Off
7. Game of Thrones- marathon'd the last season in 2 days, it's awesome.
8. The Walking Dead- hanging on, two great episodes and a badass-to-OK finale can't overwhelm the season for me.
9. The Killing
10. The River
11. Hoarders
12. Tabatha Takes Over
13. Various crap on Bravo or HGTV- great background noise, all kind of the same thing.
14. American Horror Story
15. Secret Circle (not my choice)
16. Grimm (also not my choice)
17. ANTM, 'til the bitter end.

I wanted to check out:

Awake
Homeland
Once Upon a Time
GCB
Edited by px780, Mar 19 2012, 06:19 PM.
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Southofsoap
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This is the can't miss list for me. Numbering means nothing - I can't order them, they are all so close...

1. Homeland
2. American Horror Story
3. Game of Thrones
4. The Borgias
5. Community
6. Falling Skies
7. Happy Endings
8. Enlightened
9. The Killing
10. Shameless
11. Boss
12. House of Lies
13. Workaholics
14. Breaking In
15. Smash

The OK

1. 30 Rock
2. Nurse Jackie
3. The Big C
4. Episodes
5. Revenge - Started great, not sure now.
6. The Office - I half agree it should have ended when Steve Carrel left. The last few episodes of the last season were the funniest in years. It was creepy James Spader and the focus on Andy that killed the show. The Office is an ensemble show, with a strong developed ensemble and that was forgotten. Time to kill it, but 8 seasons down I'll watch to the end lol.
7. Damages - One season left and then it's done. Last season was awful, Patty seemed impotent and all the characters felt one dimensional. Such a shame it came to this. Holding out this new season will be better.
8. GCB - Giving it a shot, not 100% sold but its ok

Dropped

1. Modern Family - same script every week
2. Californication - see above
3. Dexter - uggh, see the Dexter thread lol

Looking Forward

1. VEEP
2. Girls
3. Downton Abbey
4. Suburgatory - I saw 6 episodes, still want to come back to it.

Gonna take a look at, but not overly excited:

1. Bent
2. Apartment 23
3. Touch

Its amazing how much more TV one can watch when you stop watching soaps religiously.

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darraholic
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The Queen

1. American Horror Story
2. Homeland
3. Dexter
4. Modern Family
5. Shameless
6. True Blood
7. The Voice
8. Survivor
9. Game of Thrones
10. Amazing Race
11. Revenge
12. GCB

I'm behind on everything except AHS, True Blood, The Voice, Survivor & GCB.

Shows I want to check out:
-The Walking Dead (I have all the episodes on my computer)
-The Office (One day I plan on DVD'ing the entire series)
-Downton Abbey (Have the episodes on my computer)
-Veep
-Parenthood
-The Killing
-The Borgias
-Nurse Jackie
-The Big C
-Damages
-The Tudors
-Breaking Bad (I have Season 1 on cpu)
-Sons of Anarchy (I have season 1 on cpu)

I only have 5 weeks of school left before summer break. I'll probably catch up and pick up some new series during the summer break. Right now the three series I'll probably pick up for this summer is Downton Abbey, Sons of Anarchy and Walking Dead.
Edited by darraholic, Mar 19 2012, 08:17 PM.
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Bright Eyes
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darraholic
Mar 19 2012, 08:14 PM
Right now the three series I'll probably pick up for this summer is Downton Abbey, Sons of Anarchy and Walking Dead.
The first two are the best choices, but I'd shelve Walking Dead for The Killing.
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King
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Dramas:

1. Game of Thrones
2. Revenge
3. Desperate Housewives
4. Shameless
5. Grey's Anatomy

(Runner Up: American Horror Story and Dexter, just cuz they're not currently on)

Comedies:
1. Happy Endings
2. New Girl
3. Parks & Rec
4. Community
5. Modern Family

Reality:
1. Real HW of OC and Atlanta
2. Jersey Shore
3. Apprentice (even though it is snoozeville. I FF a lot.)
4. Biggest Loser (FF a lot.)
5. Amazing Race

(I watch Idol and the Voice but...I FF a lot. LOL.)
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Vetting4fun


Still watch faithfully:
Hawaii 5-0
Ringer
Revenge
Body of Proof
Point of interest
Grimm
Blue Bloods
GCB
Once Upon A Time
Harry's Law
Covert Affairs
Good Wife
Big Bang Theory
Modern Family

Record to watch whenever
Castle
Private Practice
Suburgatory
Up All Night

Don't care
Bend
Chelsea ??
Three And A Half Men
There are others in all categories but ths is enough
Until nice weather ths is too much TV
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taylore
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Shows that i love:

Game of thrones
True blood
Revenge
The Walking dead
Shameless
Castle
The Middle
The Borgias
Psych

Like:
Grey's Anatomy (still at season five)
Desperate housewives
30 rock
American Horror Story
Dexter
Drop Dead Diva

Bores me to death:

Mad Men (damn,that show is freaking boring.I just couldn't continue after the first 5 episodes)
Sons of Anarchy
Breaking Bad



Edited by taylore, Apr 5 2012, 09:19 PM.
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Ashley22
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Awesome idea Kevc1980 :wave:

Watching
Happy Endings
The Walking Dead
Duck Dynasty
Pretty little Liars
Grey's Anatomy
Modern Family
Desperate Housewives
Missing
Hot in Cleveland
Revenge
The Client List
Smash
Happily Divorced
Hart of Dixie
The B In Apartment 23
American Idol
The Voice
Once Upon A Time
Jerseylicious
The Middle
Suburgatory
Dancing with the Stars
Fatal Attractions
I Survived
Swamp People
GCB

Shows i want to check out
American horror Story
True Blood
Touch
Awake
Mad Men
Vampire Diaries
The Soul Man




Edited by Ashley22, Apr 20 2012, 01:10 PM.
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NocturnalBlondie
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Make EJ/Abby happen, DAYS!

Dramas:
1. Sherlock
2. Revenge
3. Suits
4. Once Upon A Time
5. Criminal Minds

Comedies:
1. Community
2. Modern Family
3. The Office
4. South Park
5. The Big Bang Theory

Reality:
1. Amazing Race
2. Top Chef Canada
3. Survivor
4. Celebrity Apprentice
5. American Idol

To-Watch List:
1. Mad Men
2. Breaking Bad
3. Game of Thrones
4. Ringer
5. GCB
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NocturnalBlondie
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Make EJ/Abby happen, DAYS!

Has anyone else watched BBC's Sherlock? It's sooooo good! When I originally read the premise - having Holmes and Watson in the 21st century - I was skeptical. Being a huge fan of Arthur Conan Doyle's stories, I felt that this chronological decision was a huge deviation, one that turned me off originally. But I'm pleasantly surprised, they've pulled it really well, not to mention this show's casting consists probably of my all-time favorite on-screen adaptation of the Holmes/Watson duo! These actors make Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law look like horrible casting choices now, and I was a fan of Guy Ritchie's films.

If you haven't watched this, you should really check it out - it's my favorite show at the moment. There's not a lot of episodes to watch either - however each episode is 2 hours (1.5 without commercials), so I suppose that kind of compensates.
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Bright Eyes
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Currently Airing:
Game of Thrones
The Killing
Revenge
The Vampire Diaries
Ringer
The Secret Circle

In Between Seasons:
Downton Abbey
American Horror Story
Homeland
Shameless
Boardwalk Empire
Dexter
Parenthood
Treme
Nurse Jackie
Big Brother
Jersey Shore

Comedies:
The Big Bang Theory
Parks & Recreations
Community
How I Met Your Mother
Modern Family
The Office

Miscellaneous:
The Graham Norton Show
Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Shows I Want To Check Out:
Happy Endings
Sons of Anarchy
Shameless (UK)
Breaking Bad
Mad Men
Upstairs, Downstairs
Dallas (2012)

Archives:
Bones - Season 4
Dark Shadows - Collection 5
EastEnders - Episode 91, 1986
Emmerdale Farm - Episode 53
Lost - Season 3
The Simpsons - Season 3
Skins - Season 1
The Mighty Boosh - Season 1

Classic Shows I Want To Check Out:
Upstairs, Downstais (1970's)
Queer as Folk (UK)
Peyton Place
Dallas
Knots Landing
Dynasty
Falcon Crest
Melrose Place
Beverly Hills, 90210

Shows I Have Completed:
Angel
Arrested Development
Brideshead Revisited
Buffy, the Vampire Slayer
Dead Like Me
Dollhouse
Fat Actress
In Treatment
Nip / Tuck
Oz
Point Pleasant
Popular
Queer as Folk (US)
Rescue Me
Reunion
Roseanne
Six Feet Under
Summer Heights High
Tell Me You Love Me
Tru Calling
Twin Peaks
Veronica Mars
The United States of Tara
Edited by Bright Eyes, Apr 8 2012, 06:50 PM.
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Thomson
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Favorite Shows
1. Game of Thrones
2. American Horror Story
3. Mad Men
4. Homeland
5. Prison Break
6. Modern Family
7. Dexter
8. Lost
9. CSI
10. Jersey Shore
11. South Park
12. NCIS
13. Two and a Half Men
14. True Blood
15. Downtown Abbey
16. House
17. Criminal Minds
18. Awake
19. Happy Endings
20. Big Bang Theory

Shows I will check out:
1. Shameless
2. Boardwalk Empire
3. Sons of Anarchy
4. Sherlock
5. Breaking Bad
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juniorz1
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The Royal Stoner

Reality:
1. Celebrity Apprentice
2. Survivor
3. Real Housewives of Orange County

Variety:
1. The Soup
2. SNL- I can't believe I'm actually into it again, after all this time. And it's actually really solid this season IMO.

Comedy:
1. 30 Rock
2. The Office
3. Are You there....Chelsea?
4. Parks & Recreation
5. Glee
6. Modern Family
7. South Park
8. The Simpsons
9. Raising Hope

Drama:
1. Law & Order: SVU
2. The Good Wife

Cancelled Shows I Miss
1. Allen Gregory- The BEST Animated Comedy in YEARS and Nobody Noticed.... :(
2. Outsourced- I fell in love with it last year and really wish it came back. NBC should have been more nurturing- they really had something there and by the end of last season, it was the Thursday night Comedy I most looked forward to.

Shows I Want to Check Out:
2 Broke Girls
New Girl

Show I Already Checked Out and SUCKED:
AWAKE!!!
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NocturnalBlondie
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Make EJ/Abby happen, DAYS!

Okay, so I finally checked out Game of Thrones, and I am SOOOOO addicted! I had a hard time believing the show would be as good as people went on about... but it's even better if that's even possible! I'm only at the end of season 1 right now, but so far it has not disappointed.

I really want to check out the books now, too!
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cajnej
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1. The Closer ( the best character driven show on TV, I will be so sad when Kira leaves)

2. Criminal Minds

3. Person of Interest

4. Body of Proof

5. Amazing Race

6. Survivor

7. American Idol

8. The Voice USA

9. The Voice Australia

10. CSI Miami

11. Celebrity Apprentice

12. Masterchef Australia

13. Law and Order SVU

14. CSI New York

15. Greys Anatomy

16. The Block ( Australian show)

17. Justified

18. Unforgetable ( so sorry to hear it has been cancelled)

19. Boardwalk Empire

20. Glee

21. Hawaii 5 O

22. Deadly Women or any series like that on crime channel.

Looking forward to seeing

Major Crimes

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Dakota
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nocturnalblondie
May 17 2012, 10:03 PM
Okay, so I finally checked out Game of Thrones, and I am SOOOOO addicted! I had a hard time believing the show would be as good as people went on about... but it's even better if that's even possible! I'm only at the end of season 1 right now, but so far it has not disappointed.

I really want to check out the books now, too!
This show is so excellent, glad you like it like the rest of us.
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I actually don't watch much TV any more, so my list is pretty puny:

1. Mad Men (such a smart show, one of few where I actually believe that series decay won't happen)
2. The Good Wife
3. Breaking Bad

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4. Game Of Thrones (to totally swim against the tide here, this show really disappoints me despite it's excellent production values; but maybe that's because I read the books first).


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5. Once Upon a Time (I watch it because it's on in my house basically; it's fun cheese, and I like Robert Carlyle.


When it's on I also watch Downton Abbey but not sure I'll continue after S2.


To watch:
Dexter
Homeland
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Dakota
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World Cup June 12, 2014- July 13, 2014

Here is my list:

1) Downtown Abbey

2) Games of Throne

3) Criminial Minds

4) Army Wives

5) True Blood

6) Fringe

7) Spartacus

8) Camelot

9) Homeland

10) Sherlock

11) Falling Skies

12) Nurse Jackie

13) Top Chef/Top Chef Master

14) Iron Chef America/Iron Chef Japan (reruns)


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