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30 Rock 30 Rock
30 Rock is a comedy about "TGS with Tracy Jordan" a sketch show (based on Saturday Night Live) run out...
30 Rock is a comedy about "TGS with Tracy Jordan" a sketch show (based on Saturday Night Live) run out of 30 Rockefeller Centre in New York. Head writer Liz Lemon has to deal with temperamental stars Tracy Jordan and Jenna Maroney while also appeasing her boss Jack Donaghy. NBC 2006-???
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Boardwalk Empire Boardwalk Empire
HBO
HBO
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Breaking Bad Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad is a drama about Walter White, a chemistry professor who is diagnosed with lung cancer. He enlists the...
Breaking Bad is a drama about Walter White, a chemistry professor who is diagnosed with lung cancer. He enlists the help of his former student Jesse Pinkman to manufacture and sell methamphetamine. AMC 2008-???
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Buffy2
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a drama about a young girl who inherits the powers to fight the demons that...
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a drama about a young girl who inherits the powers to fight the demons that threaten the Earth. She lives in Sunnydale, California which happens to be the Hellmouth and must learn to master her powers while also trying to have some semblance of a normal life. The WB 1997 - 2001. UPN 2002-03.
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Community Community2
NBC
NBC
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Deadwood Deadwood
HBO
HBO
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Dexter Dexter
Showtime
Showtime
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Dollhouse Dollhouse
Dollhouse is a drama about a secret company in Los Angeles who can programme the minds of their young 'Actives'...
Dollhouse is a drama about a secret company in Los Angeles who can programme the minds of their young 'Actives' with any personality that a client chooses. FOX 2009-2010
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Entourage Entourage
Entourage is a half hour long comedy-drama about young movie star Vincent Chase and his best friend and manager Eric...
Entourage is a half hour long comedy-drama about young movie star Vincent Chase and his best friend and manager Eric Murphy. Filling out the entourage are high school friend Turtle and Vince's brother Johnny "Drama" Chase. High powered, ambitious and foul mouthed agent Ari Gold also helps to manage Vince's career. HBO 2004-11
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Family Guy Family Guy2
Family Guy is an animated comedy about the dysfunctional Griffin family. Head of the house is lazy drunk Peter, married...
Family Guy is an animated comedy about the dysfunctional Griffin family. Head of the house is lazy drunk Peter, married to Lois, with dim son Chris, unattractive daughter Meg, evil genius baby Stewie and talking dog Brian. FOX 1999-???
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FlashForward Flashforward
FlashForward is a drama based around an incident where everyone on Earth loses consciousness and sees a vision of their...
FlashForward is a drama based around an incident where everyone on Earth loses consciousness and sees a vision of their future. ABC 2009-2010
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Friends Friends
Friends is a sit com about three guys and three girls living in New York who become best friends. Ross,...
Friends is a sit com about three guys and three girls living in New York who become best friends. Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey deal with life's adversities together. NBC 1994-2004
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Game of Thrones Game of Thrones
HBO
HBO
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Heroes Heroes
Heroes is a drama about individuals across the globe suddenly discovering that they have super powers. NBC 2006-2010
Heroes is a drama about individuals across the globe suddenly discovering that they have super powers. NBC 2006-2010
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Homeland Homeland
Showtime
Showtime
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How I Met Your Mother How I Met Your Mother2
How I Met Your Mother is a comedy about Ted Mosby, a New York architect who wants to get married...
How I Met Your Mother is a comedy about Ted Mosby, a New York architect who wants to get married and start a family. Future Ted is telling the story of how he met their mother and we see his past story set in the present day and the adventures he has with friends Marshall, Lily, Barney and Robin. CBS 2005-???
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Lost Lost
Lost is a drama about a group of plane crash survivors. They land on an unknown Pacific island and have...
Lost is a drama about a group of plane crash survivors. They land on an unknown Pacific island and have to learn to live together. ABC 2004-2010
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Mad Men Mad Men
AMC
AMC
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Parks and Recreation Parks and Recreation2
NBC
NBC
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Prison Break Prison Break
Prison Break is a drama about Michael Schofield, a gifted engineer who deliberately gets incarcerated in order to try and...
Prison Break is a drama about Michael Schofield, a gifted engineer who deliberately gets incarcerated in order to try and break his brother Lincoln out of prison. FOX 2005-2009
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Scrubs Scrubs
Scrubs is a comedy about John "J.D." Dorian, a young doctor who begins his first job at Sacred Heart Hospital...
Scrubs is a comedy about John "J.D." Dorian, a young doctor who begins his first job at Sacred Heart Hospital in California. The show is narrated from JD's perspective as he learns lessons about how to survive in a touch but rewarding career. NBC 2001-08. ABC 2009-10.
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Shameless Shameless2
Shameless is a comic drama about the impoverished Gallagher family living in suburban Chicago. Alcoholic-absentee father Frank is nominally patriarch...
Shameless is a comic drama about the impoverished Gallagher family living in suburban Chicago. Alcoholic-absentee father Frank is nominally patriarch of the family but the real work is done by daughter Fiona. Then Lip, Ian, Debbie, Carl and Liam make up the rest of the family. Showtime 2011 - ???
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Spartacus Spartacus
Spartacus is a drama about a Thracian soldier imprisoned by the Roman Republic around the turn of the 1st century...
Spartacus is a drama about a Thracian soldier imprisoned by the Roman Republic around the turn of the 1st century BC. He is sold into slavery and trained to be a gladiator in the city of Capua. STARZ 2010-???
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The Big Bang Theory TBBT2
The Big Bang Theory is a comedy about two physicists Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper who live and work together...
The Big Bang Theory is a comedy about two physicists Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper who live and work together in Pasadena, California. They live a comfortable geeky existence until attractive wannabe actress Penny moves in across the hall. CBS 2007-???
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The Office
The Office is a comedy set in a paper sales company Dunder Mifflin. Shot in a mockumentary style the show...
The Office is a comedy set in a paper sales company Dunder Mifflin. Shot in a mockumentary style the show follows the exploits of regional manager Michael Scott whose excruciating behaviour can make life difficult for his fellow employees. NBC 2005-???
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The Simpsons Simpsons
The Simpsons is an animated comedy about a family in the fictional town of Springfield. The family is made up...
The Simpsons is an animated comedy about a family in the fictional town of Springfield. The family is made up of selfish father Homer, fretting mother Marge, precocious daughter Lisa, rebellious son Bart and silent daughter Maggie. FOX 1989-???
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The Walking Dead The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead is a drama about a zombie apocalypse. It is based on the 2003 Image Comics series. AMC...
The Walking Dead is a drama about a zombie apocalypse. It is based on the 2003 Image Comics series. AMC 2010-???
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The Wire The Wire
HBO
HBO
n/a