Time Magazine's 100 Best TV Series of All Time - James Poniewozik [2007]

Entertainment: TV Critics

* David Letterman's CBS Late Show represents his NBC Show * Monkees, Abbott and Costello, Monty Python and Ernie Kovacs represent their self entitled TV series Missing: * Brideshead Revisited * Buffalo Bill * CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite * Charlie Brown Christmas * Day After * Felicity * French Chef * General Hospital * I, Claudius * Prime Suspect * Rocky and His Friends * See It Now * Singing Detective * Super Bowl (and the Ads) * What's My Line? * Wiseguy

Vote Ranking  

1

Saturday Night Live

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Seinfeld

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Real World

TV Series

100% (2 of 2 votes)

4

The Roots

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

5

South Park

TV Series

100% (2 of 2 votes)

6

Sesame Street

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

The Cosby Show

TV Series

100% (2 of 2 votes)

8

Cheers

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

9

Mary Tyler Moore Show

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

10

Ed Sullivan Show

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

11

Sex and the City

TV Series

100% (6 of 6 votes)

12

American Idol 4 - 2005

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

13

Larry Sanders Show

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

14

American Idol 5 - 2006

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

15

Survivor 5: Thailand

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

16

Survivor 7: Pearl Islands

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

Survivor 9: Vanuatu

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

18

Deadwood (TV)

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

19

Moonlighting

TV Series

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

MTV

TV Network

62.28% (104 of 167 votes)

21

Sopranos

TV Series

61.48% (75 of 122 votes)

22

Friends (TV)

TV Series

59.40% (79 of 133 votes)

23

Beavis and Butthead

TV Series

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

24

The Prisoner

TV Series

50.0% (6 of 12 votes)

25

Mystery Science Theater 3000

TV Series

50.0% (9 of 18 votes)

26

All in the Family

TV Series

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

27

King of the Hill

TV Series

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

28

Daily Show

TV Series

50.0% (8 of 16 votes)

29

Survivor 8: All-Stars

TV Series

50.0% (8 of 16 votes)

30

The Office (US)

TV Series

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

31

American Idol

TV Series

48.17% (105 of 218 votes)

32

Married... with Children

TV Series

47.60% (109 of 229 votes)

33

60 Minutes

TV Series

45.45% (5 of 11 votes)

34

Survivor (TV)

TV Series

27.27% (6 of 22 votes)

35

The Simpsons

TV Series

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

36

Soap

TV Series

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

37

Price is Right

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

38

Leave it to Beaver

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

39

Your Show of Shows

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

40

Carol Burnett Show

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

41

Playhouse 90

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

42

Pee-Wee's Playhouse

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

43

Sanford and Son

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

44

Sportscenter

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

45

WKRP in Cincinnati

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

46

West Wing

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

47

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

48

ABC's Wide World of Sports

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

49

Battlestar Galactica (2004)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

50

Arrested Development (TV)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

51

Six Feet Under (TV)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

52

X-Files

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

53

Spongebob Squarepants

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

54

Odd Couple

TV Series

0% (0 of 2 votes)

55

Lost

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

56

Homicide

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

57

St. Elsewhere

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

58

American Family

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

59

Taxi

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

60

Twin Peaks

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

61

Bob Newhart Show

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

62

Dallas (TV Series)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

63

Gilmore Girls

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

64

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

65

Oprah Winfrey Show

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

66

The Monkees

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

67

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

68

My So Called Life

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

69

Dick Van Dyke Show

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

70

Hill Street Blues

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

71

Gunsmoke

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

72

24 (TV Series)

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

73

Honeymooners

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

74

Star Trek

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

75

Monty Python

Comedian

0% (0 of 1 votes)

76

Abbott and Costello

Comedians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

77

Roseanne (TV Series)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

78

Ernie Kovacs

Comedian

0% (0 of 1 votes)

79

M*A*S*H

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

80

I Love Lucy

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

81

The Twilight Zone

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

82

Late Show with David Letterman

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

83

Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

84

Dragnet

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

85

Freaks and Geeks

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

86

Battlestar Galactica (1978)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

87

Survivor 2: Australian Outback

TV Series

0% (0 of 2 votes)

88

Survivor 3: Africa

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

89

Survivor 4: Marquesas

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

90

Survivor 6: Amazon

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

Survivor 10: Palau

TV Series

0% (0 of 1 votes)

92

Survivor 11: Guatemala

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

93

Survivor 12: Exile Island

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

94

Survivor 13: Cook Island

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

95

Survivor 14: Fiji

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

96

The Shield

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

97

The Wire

TV Series

0% (0 of 2 votes)

98

The Office (UK)

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

99

SCTV

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)

100

The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show

TV Series

0% (0 of 0 votes)