Poll: Titular TV Twosomes (Female)
A poll by jalapenoman
Results of 298 votes:
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Laverne & Shirley (1976)
Cagney & Lacey (1981)
Hope & Faith (2003)
Rosemary & Thyme (2003)
Kate & Allie (1984)
Kath & Kim (2008)
Hope & Gloria (1995)
Favorite Revived TV Show
All of these shows were cancelled at one time and brought back. Which revival are you most glad about? Discuss here.
Top 30 one-word TV catchphrases ...
After the movies, let's start another a new quotes-related series of polls dedicated to TV shows and series. Which TV show featured the most memorable one-word catchphrase? NOTE : Only words included, even unintelligible, but not just a sound or a scream, and not expressions made of the same repeated word like Ha-ha, Bam-Bam or Nanu-Nanu, these ones will probably make it into the next list) Discuss here
Fresh Takes on Crime Shows
We know these shows. And we know the drill: kick-butt hero who fights drug dealers and gets the love interest. But what if these shows were rebooted with different plots? Which would you want to watch? Discuss here!
Honoring James Burrows
On Sunday February 21, 2016, NBC will honor James Burrows as TV's most accomplished comedy director. Burrows directed one or more episodes from each of the shows listed below. Which of these Burrows’ directed shows best exemplifies his directorial skill? After voting, discuss here.
Mid-Season Replacement Comedy TV Series
A mid-season replacement TV series is a show that takes the place of another cancelled show due to poor ratings or some other reason between December and May. These shows are often second stringers that didn't make the fall line-up. Networks are hopeful they will catch on, but often their role is to hold on until the roll-out of the new fall line-up. Every once in a while, networks catch lightning in a bottle and these fill-ins become wildly successful, anchoring the network's lineup for years and spawning multiple spin-offs. Which mid-season replacement comedy TV series* best filled its role as a fill-in and more? * minimum four plus seasons with December through May premiere Vote in the companion poll: Mid-Season Replacement Drama TV Series Discuss the topic here.
Best Opening Song for Sitcom (With Lyrics)
All the songs are original and with lyrics. Vote ONLY for the best song and not for other factors in the opening sequence. Regardless of your opinions about these programs, what do you think is the best theme song. Discuss here
Favorite Number One Rated Television Series
Nielsen ratings are used in the United States to measure the popularity of a TV series. Below are all the broadcast TV series that have rated number one at the end of the seasons since 1950-1951. Which is your favorite series? Note: These are the highest overall rated TV series. This does not include the highest rated TV series in the demo. Discuss the list here
Funniest Female TV Twosome?
Discuss the list here
Time to Make a Move
On the season 6 finale of Elementary (2012), Watson and Holmes had moved to England and it appeared as if they were going to stay. While it does happen, it's quite rare for a show to pick up and move to another location. In these other instances, which move do you think worked best? Want to talk about it? Click here!
Carrie Fisher Scene Stealing Performances
Carrie Fisher is best known for playing Princess Leia Organa* in the 'Star Wars' saga; but Fisher's legacy extends beyond a single role with over a hundred acting credits spanning a 40 year career. Fisher was also a New York Times best-selling author, screenwriter and script doctor. She embraced the "no small parts" mantra with regular TV guest star appearances, supporting actress movie roles and other assorted cameos. Fisher balanced her acting and writing careers and was well known for her humorous scene stealing performances. Which Carrie Fisher movie or television role other than Princess Leia is her best scene-stealing performance? *Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) After voting, discuss the topic here.
Canceled? Not so fast!
These days if a TV show gets canceled there is still a slight chance they will be picked up by another network or a streaming service. Before this development there were a few times where fan campaigns (often using highly unusual means) were instrumental in getting the ax lifted and the network renewing the show after all. Out of these successful campaigns, which show do you think most deserved their reprieve? Discuss the list here
Best Spin-Off TV Series?
Which of these spin-off TV series does justice to the theme of the original? (live-action scripted series with at least 3 seasons; rated 6.0 or higher with at least 1000 votes; must have been spun off from a TV series, not a movie) Discuss here.
Most Memorable Opening Line from TV Series Theme Song
There aren't many things that make you nostalgic like old TV theme songs, sometimes we remember especially the chorus and sometimes it's the first line that is the most memorable. What is the most memorable Opening Line from TV Series Theme Song? Note: For something to be considered classic/memorable we need some time interval, this is why all the TV opening songs here are before 2010. Discuss here
Duo-Themed TV Series
Whether through love, friendship or co-working, many narrative TV series owed their popularity to the exciting dynamics of a memorable duo which means two equally entertaining forces driving the show together and proudly posing in its poster. Which of these TV series had the most memorable duo? After voting, you might discuss the list here Any duo where one is absent from the show's poster or appears in a different scale than his partner (behind him or in the background) wasn't considered for this poll, thanks for your understanding.
Favorite Fake Beer
Who doesn't love beer? It's just so...American! Have you ever seen a fake beer in a movie or on a television show and thought to yourself, "That sounds delicious." Which fictional beer would you drink? Discuss here.
Favorite Nostalgic Sitcom
Which of these sitcoms that looks fondly on a bygone era fills your heart with the most bittersweet longing? Discuss the list here
Non-Animated TV Show Sing-along
Which of these non-animated television show theme songs are you most likely to sing or at least remember? Sing-along here #singalong
There are all sorts of T.V. shows about women - some comedies, some dramas. But the titles of the series aren't always taken very literally. So, which of these shows about girls would you like to see rebooted with a different premise? Literally discuss here!
Emmy Nominees for Outstanding Drama Series from the '80s
The following series all won or were nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series during the 1980s. Which of them would you be most likely to watch again now or watch for the first time? Discuss this list here
Match Made in Heaven
Listed below are couples that might seem a match made in heaven. Of course, they never existed because the characters appeared in different and unconnected films and so, unfortuately, they never met. Which of the couples do you think would be the best match? Discuss here