Poll: British TV Series Superior to the American Version
A poll by urbanemovies
Results of 602 votes:
Fawlty Towers (1975)
The Office (2001)
The Inbetweeners (2008)
Prime Suspect (1991)
Being Human (2008)
House of Cards (1990)
Life on Mars (2006)
The Thick of It (2005)
Upstairs, Downstairs (1971)
Queer as Folk (1999)
Man About the House (1973)
Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Steptoe and Son (1962)
Free Agents (2009)
Dear John (1986)
Wild at Heart (2006)
Getting On (2009)
Keep It in the Family (1980)
Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
The Title Remains the Same, Except...
The following sets of movies and TV shows have the same names but are otherwise unrelated. Which duo contains the two titles which have the most divergent subjects and stories? Discuss the list here Note - all the titles that are listed are the TV show half of the sets
Best Darn TV Show Ever! Period.
Which period TV series* set a quarter century in the past or more from its first airing is the best? *multi season, (25,000+ votes and 8.3+ IMDb user rating) or (1,500+ votes and 8.5+ rating) After voting, Discuss the Topic or Cast Your Single Season TV Vote.
Favorite BBC Drama Series
Which drama series from the British Broadcasting Corporation is your favorite? Discuss it here
Unmissable TV Intros
These series all have great opening title sequences. When watching episodes from these series, which title sequence do you never skip? If you have several favourites on the list choose your overall favourite. You can discuss this poll here http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/259821641
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Favorite TV Series About Time Travel?
Which of these tv series about time travel would you go back in time to save if our timeline got disrupted? You can discuss this topic here.
SyFy's Latest Efforts
Since the conclusion of 2009, the SyFy channel has rebranded itself (Formerly SciFi) and struggled to replace the critically acclaimed series Battlestar Galactica, Stargate, Eureka, and Sanctuary. Of their Original TV Series Dramas which have premiered this decade, which do you feel is their best effort? Discuss the list here
Best TV Mini-series of All Time
Mini-Series that have at least 10,000 votes and an IMDb rating of at least 8.0 are considered. Which among these do you think is the Best Mini-Series of All Time? Discuss here NOTE:Documentaries are not included.
British Police Detectives
As British television continues its strong police drama tradition, which of these detective inspectors, superintendents, etc. have you most enjoyed following? Discuss this poll here
Highest Rated Episodes of the Top 35 TV Series
These are the highest rated episodes of each of the Top 35 Live-Action TV Series of IMDb's Top 250. Which of these acclaimed episodes is your personal favorite? (The list doesn't include Mini-Series. In case of a tie, the episode with the higher number of votes is selected.) For the highest rated episodes of the Top 35 Animated TV Series vote here. For the highest rated episodes of the Top 20 TV Mini-Series vote here. Discuss the list here.
TV shows that ended in 2014.
Which of these TV shows that ended in 2014 will you miss most? *on the air for at least 2 seasons Discuss the list here
The Tooth, the Whole Tooth and Nothing but the Tooth...
...OR the "You Sure Do Got a Purty Mouth" poll. Grab an icepack and some painkillers! Which character has the absolute worst teeth ever? Discuss the list here * Must be a humanoid-type character - no animals or machines
Favorite Supernatural TV Show
From zombies to demons, from demagorgons to ancient gods, from monsters to vampires. More than 350K voters ranked more than 300 shows with paranormal themes on Ranker.com, from which, you can see in the list TOP 35 highest rated shows. Which of the following shows do you like the most? After voting, discuss here.
The Best Series Finales of the 21st Century
Indiewire.com published the list of "The Best Series Finales of the 21st Century". Which of the following finales did you like the most? After voting, discuss here.
Best Long Running British TV Comedy
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Best New TV Show
Which new TV Shows did you enjoy the most and hope to see them more in the future? Discuss the list here
Most Gorgeous Male Vampire
In popular folklore, vampires were undead beings that visited loved ones and caused mischief or deaths in the neighborhoods they inhabited when they were alive. They wore shrouds and were often described as bloated and of ruddy or dark countenance. In the 19th century, vampires were commonly portrayed as gaunt and pale. Nowadays, they usually don't look so scary anymore. In fact, Hollywood's idea of modern vampires is often quite appealing. Part 2: Which of the following male vampires of movie and TV is the most attractive? Vote also for Part 1: Most Gorgeous Female Vampire Discuss the list here
The Time Traveler
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British Detective Shows
Which do you think is the best British crime drama? Discuss your pick here
Good TV Characters Turned Bad
Which of these characters who were once good but have now 'turned to the dark side' makes the most remarkable change? Warning this poll contains spoilers! 'Break bad' here Take the movie poll here