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Old 12-28-15, 09:27 AM
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Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Similar to what we did last year and the similarly-themed thread in Movie Talk, what's your Top 10 looking like for TV 2015.

My Top 10 [in order]

1. Fargo (FX)
2. The Leftovers (HBO)
3. Better Call Saul (AMC)
4. Mad Men (AMC)
5. The Knick (Cinemax)
6. Rectify (Sundance)
7. The Jinx (HBO)
8. Bloodline (Netflix)
9. Veep (HBO)
10. Flesh and Bone (Starz)

Key 2015 shows I have not yet watched: House of Cards, Orange is the New Black, Hannibal, Strike Back, Transparent, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Show Me a Hero, Narcos, Bosch, Manhattan, Sense8, Making a Murderer

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Re: Post Your Top 10 of 2015

Game of Thrones (HBO)
Empire (FOX)
Veep (HBO)
Ray Donovan (Showtime)
Better Call Saul (AMC)
Strike Back (Cinemax)
Banshee (Cinemax)
Hannibal (NBC)
The Leftovers (HBO)
UnReal (Lifetime)

Honorable mention: Daredevil (Netflix), The Last Ship (TNT), Black Sails (Starz), American Crime (ABC), and even American Odyssey (NBC), which no one watched and was cancelled after 1 season, The Flash (CW)

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Old 12-28-15, 05:16 PM
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01. Banshee
02. Fargo
03. Hannibal
04. Penny Dreadful
05. Game Of Thrones
07. Mr.Selfridge
08. Better Call Saul
09. Downton Abbey
10. Mad Men

Honorable Mentions: Black Sails, Fresh Off The Boat, The Flash, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt & Bates Motel
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Re: Post Your Top 10 of 2015

i don't think i watch that many shows to have a top 10.

in no particular order:
Game of Thrones
Mad Men
Better Call Saul

Fargo (S2)
The Flash
The Walking Dead
Hannibal
Inside Amy Schumer
Younger
Justified

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Old 12-28-15, 05:33 PM
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Re: Post Your Top 10 of 2015

Doing a top ten is way too goddamn hard. I really liked probably 40-50 shows this year.

My rough list (probably missing stuff and in no order)

Game of Thrones
The Leftovers
Master of None
Fargo
Transparent
Inside Amy Schumer
True Detective
Orange is the New Black
Louie
Justified
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

I was holding off doing this to try to catch up with as much TV as I could. For instance, I just finished the Leftovers today. Also, I have not finished the Knick which was in my top ten last year, nor have I even started Rectify, which was number 3 two years ago. My list is in order as of this moment.

1) Fargo
2) Mad Men
3) The Jinx: the Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
4) The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
5) Halt and Catch Fire
6) Show Me a Hero
7) Silicon Valley
8} The Leftovers
9) Veep
10) The Flash

Honorable mention: Game of Thrones, Parks and Recreation, IZombie, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Mr Robot
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

In order

Person of Interest
Fargo
Mr Robot
The Americans
The Flash
Rick and Morty
The Jinx
The Walking Dead
Hannibal
Wolf Hall

Magnificent year in tv, next 2 would be Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell and Broad City

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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

In no order

Mr. Robot
The Leftovers
Fargo
The Americans
Justified
Mad Men
Better Call Saul
You're the Worst
Rick and Morty
The Last Kingdom
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

In no special order..

Game of Thrones
Hannibal
Bates Motel
Jessica Jones
The Affair
The Walking Dead
Orange is the New Black
iZombie
Ash Vs Evil Dead
Narcos
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Better call saul
Fargo
Mad men
Big bang theory
The goldbergs
Orange is the new black
Silicon valley
Game of thrones
The americans
Louie

Also enjoyed, the affair, bosch, downton abby, daredevil, master of none, halt and catch fire
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Off the top of my head:

Fargo
Americans
Better Call Saul
Veep
The Affair
The Flash
Daredevil
House of Cards
Justified
The Grinder

I haven't watch Mr. Robot or Narcos yet.
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Also in no particular order:

Fargo
Game of Thrones
Mad Men
Better Call Saul
Peep Show
Hannibal
Downton Abbey
Louie
Broadchurch
Sensitive Skin (Canadian version)

Honourable mentions:
Bates Motel
Catastrophe
Togetherness
Detectorists
Wentworth
Stella

Damn, there were a lot of good shows on this year!
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Not sure I could make a top 10, so here are my favorites:

1. The Flash
2. Scorpion (that's right I'll be the first to post it. It's a ridiculous amount of fun)
3. Walking Dead
4. Game of Thrones (I'd put it higher but I'm two seasons behind)
5. Big Bang Theory
6. Modern Family
7. Supergirl
8. The Muppets

Nope couldn't make it to 10. That's all I record. I've got True Detective and Orphan Black unwatched on Blu though so I could round that out.
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

In no particular order

Justified
Fargo
Mr Robot
Better Call Saul
Vikings
Manhattan
Halt and Catch Fire
Banshee
Black Sails
Bastard Executioner (just checking to see if anyone is reading this)

Haven't seen this year's Strike Back or Game of Thrones, but I'd imagine they'd make the llist

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walking dead
leftovers
Fargo
Better Call Saul
Blindspot
Veep
Americans
Scorpion
Marvel's Agent Carter
Game of Thrones
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

No particular order here, too...

Blackish
Gotham
UnREAL (best new show that no one watched)
Younger
Better Call Saul
Fargo
Veep
Hannibal
Jane the Virgin
iZombie
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No order:

Fargo
Hannibal
Better Call Saul
Banshee
Strike Back
Daredevil
Flash
Bosch
Person of Interest
You're the Worst
Old 12-29-15, 10:35 PM
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Brooklyn Nine Nine
Archer
Mike Tyson Mysteries
Fresh Off the Boat
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
The Goldbergs
Orphan Black
Black Jesus
American Horror Story
Ash Vs. The Evil Dead

I still haven't watched the new seasons of Orange is the New Black or The Returned yet though...
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Not interested in determining an order, but here are mine:

Fargo
Mr. Robot
Game of Thrones
Better Call Saul
Daredevil
Justified
Bosch
Deutschland '83
The Walking Dead
Louie

Honorable mentions to the following documentaries: The Jinx, Soaked in Bleach, and Making a Murderer
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I was holding off doing this to try to catch up with as much TV as I could. For instance, I just finished the Leftovers today. Also, I have not finished the Knick which was in my top ten last year, nor have I even started Rectify, which was number 3 two years ago. My list is in order as of this moment.

1) Fargo
2) Mad Men
3) The Jinx: the Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
4) The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
5) Halt and Catch Fire
6) Show Me a Hero
7) Silicon Valley
8} The Leftovers
9) Veep
10) The Flash

Honorable mention: Game of Thrones, Parks and Recreation, IZombie, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Mr Robot
Good call on Show Me a Hero- I had completely forgotten about it- fantastic show. And once you watch Rectify, it will be in your top 10- this season was incredible.
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Is this for episodes that aired in 2015 proper? While the shows wouldn't probably change on my list, their order might. I can't believe I am the only person to mention 12 Monkeys so far. The show never let me down once during its first season, which is something I can't say about any other show I watched in 2015.

1) 12 Monkeys
2) Salem
3) The Flash (How did this not make #1 on my list? Jay Garrick has been very lame so far and nothing like the comic book character)
4) Haven (Goodbye, Audrey Parker)
5) Mr Robot (surprise of the year)
The Americans
Penny Dreadful
Game of Thrones
Supergirl
The Simpsons (If you haven't become completely jaded, we've had several incredibly strong episodes over the past year that would have fit in with the show's golden age)

I am surely forgetting something. I am contractually bound by DC Comics to put Supergirl on this list.
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

1. The Leftovers
2. Fargo
3. Review
4. Rectify
5. The Americans
6. Mr. Robot
7. Parks & Rec
8. Better Call Saul
9. Justified
10. Bojack Horseman
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

In no particular order:

Master of None
You're the Worst
Catastrophe
Rick and Morty
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Silicon Valley
Mr. Robot
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp
Daredevil
Jessica Jones
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Good call on Show Me a Hero- I had completely forgotten about it- fantastic show. And once you watch Rectify, it will be in your top 10- this season was incredible.
Oscar Isaac has had an interesting year.

Season two of Rectify kind of wore me out and made me almost not want to know what happens next. I'm going to have to be in the right frame of mind to start season 3. It hasn't happened yet. Thankfully, it's such a niche show that it's easy to avoid spoilers.

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Bastard Executioner (just checking to see if anyone is reading this)
I deleted the first episode off my DVR without watching it after I read the DVD talk thread on it.
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Re: Post Your Top 10 TV Shows of 2015

Fargo (Kirsten Dunst)
Mad Men
iZombie
Elementary (The wardrobe people)
Penny Dreadful (Eva Green)
Game Of Thrones
Person of Interest
Justified
Marvel's Agent Carter (Hayley Atwell)
Project Greenlight

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