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Poll: Best Britcoms
A poll by Chihir0
Results of 876 votes:
Fawlty Towers (1975)
The Office (2001)
Only Fools and Horses (1981)
The IT Crowd (2006)
'Allo 'Allo! (1982)
Peep Show (2003)
The Inbetweeners (2008)
Father Ted (1995)
Black Books (2000)
Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Yes Minister (1980)
Are You Being Served? (1972)
Red Dwarf (1988)
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
The Thick of It (2005)
Jeeves and Wooster (1990)
Man About the House (1973)
Dad's Army (1968)
The Young Ones (1982)
As Time Goes By (1992)
The League of Gentlemen (1999)
The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
My Family (2000)
Sex and the TV...
(Or when you turn on TV to be turned on) Which TV show, comedy or drama, do you think, is or was the sexiest? Discuss here
Idiomatic Is the New Cool
Original, weird, poetic... these titles might not be immediately accessible for non-native English speakers, because of their use of American idioms, common sayings or jargon, but let's face it, they sound so unique, catchy and cool. Now, which of these idiomatic TV series' titles sounds the coolest? After voting, you may discuss the list here
Funniest Sitcom Characters
According to user votes in thetoptens.com, these are the funniest sitcom characters. Which of the following do you think is the funniest? After voting, discuss here.
Favorite Laugh Track Sitcom
Sitcoms that have at least 10,000 votes are considered. Which among these is your favorite laugh track sitcom? Discuss here
35 Oldest Popular TV Shows
Which of these oldest TV series with at least 10000 votes on IMDb is your favorite? Discuss here
You are about to enjoy your breakfast at a Café or Diner and you realize today your waitress is a TV-series star. And she wears the same dress like she did in the TV-series you saw. From which of these nice ladies would you like to get your coffee and Pancakes? Discuss here.
The Number 1 TV Show of the 21st Century
What is your top TV show of the 21st century? Suggestions are welcome and will be considered, as I'm looking to add more shows that people enjoy on to this list. The show must have started in between 2000-2014, and either be over or airing currently. Discuss Here
Best 1970s Sitcoms
After the reality of the "Network" news coverage of the Vietnam War, television had dropped censoring standards to allow those stories to air. The unintended consequences to that softening was the "Entertainment" divisions at those same networks world-wide saw it as an opportunity to push the boundaries on content. This started in 1969 unofficially. What was your favorite of that era on TV? Note: The 1969-1970 Season began Sept of 1969. After voting, please discuss here.
Favorite 80s Sitcom
From Wikipedia- A situation comedy, or sitcom, is a genre of comedy centered on a fixed set of characters who carry over from episode to episode. Sitcoms can be contrasted with sketch comedy, where a troupe may use new characters in each sketch, and stand-up comedy, where a comedian tells jokes and stories to an audience. Sitcoms originated in radio, but today are found mostly on television as one of its dominant narrative forms. This form can also include mockumentaries. Which Sitcom that premiered between 1980-1989 would you call your favorite? Discuss 80s Sitcoms Here
You were recently hit by a bus. You wake up in a sitcom universe. Which of the following sitcoms would be your personal hell to spend eternity in? Reserve your suite in sitcom hell here! http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/237478875
British TV Series Superior to the American Version
Which British episodic drama or comedy TV series is the most superior its American counterpart? Discuss the topic here.
Favorite 70s Sitcom
From Wikipedia- A situation comedy, or sitcom, is a genre of comedy centered on a fixed set of characters who carry over from episode to episode. Sitcoms can be contrasted with sketch comedy, where a troupe may use new characters in each sketch, and stand-up comedy, where a comedian tells jokes and stories to an audience. Sitcoms originated in radio, but today are found mostly on television as one of its dominant narrative forms. This form can also include mockumentaries. Which Sitcom that premiered between 1970-1979 would you call your favorite? Discuss 70s Sitcoms Here
Favorite Sit-Com Lothario
Which of these shameless ladies' men from sit-coms is your favorite? Discuss 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
You're Fired! And it Hurt
Yes, it even happens in Hollywood. Actors get let go for a multitude of reasons. Sometimes before shooting begins. Disagreements run the gamut. Sometimes it's for the best. Sometimes not. So we ask you, what one Movie or TV Show do you think would have benefited the most if the listed actor was not fired from the production? Poll is loosely based on this article in Marie Claire by Alex Warner and Adam Schubak After voting, please 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 Long Running British TV Comedy
Which of these UK TV comedy shows* that lasted at least 4 series is the funniest? *Scripted mainly comedy shows, no talk shows, game shows or shows where the comedy part was secondary/incidental, and only entirely UK productions. Limited to the 31 most popular shows based on IMDb ratings (2,000 votes or more) plus the 4 longest running shows with fewer votes. Check out this poll for shows that lasted less than 4 series. Discuss the list here.
Sitcoms That Epitomize Friendship
Sitcoms are often centered around the misadventures of a close group of friends. Which friend group depicted in a popular sitcom would you most like to be a part of? Or, similarly, which friend group do you see yourself fitting in with the best? Please note: Only non-animated sitcoms depicting a group of both male and female adults will be included (i.e. no high school-based sitcoms). After voting, you may Discuss the poll here
Favorite Mockumentary TV Series
TV Series that have at least 1,000 votes and an IMDb rating of at least 7.0 are considered. Which of these is your favorite Mockumentary TV Series? Discuss here
Which Comedy TV Groups Would You Like to Hang Out With?
Which of these fictional groups/gangs from comedy television would you want to hang out with? Discuss here