Page 1 of 10 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 139
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 40,812, Level: 62
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 838
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    dahliaclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,302
    Points
    40,812
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 115

    TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    What TV shows did you love that were taken off the air too soon in your opinion. I assume Arrested Development will be a huge show mentioned so assume that's been covered. Others?

    I loved the show NewsRadio from the mid-90s so much. Was never a huge critical success or Nielsen's success but it was damn funny. Just went downhill after Phil Hartman died.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 861,175, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,576
    Points
    861,175
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,596
    Given: 1,350

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Jericho. It was finally worthwhile and turning into something outstanding when it was cancelled.

    In a different vein, Heroes, in the sense that the writers' strike gave that show a hit it never recovered from. It had a chance to be special, but really never got on track at all again.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 48,560, Level: 68
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,190
    Overall activity: 49.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    2,639
    Points
    48,560
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 306
    Given: 269

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Lost. "We have to go back!"



  4. #4
    Walk On
    Points: 10,388, Level: 30
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 162
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    sngorman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    LA CA
    Posts
    135
    Points
    10,388
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 16

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    SouthLAnd



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 52,308, Level: 70
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 242
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Tank's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Niceville, FL
    Posts
    2,277
    Points
    52,308
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 12

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Las Vegas - season ended with an open story line but b/c of the success of Transformers, Josh Duhamel left and it was a great show in my opinion.



  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 11,626, Level: 32
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 324
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Clonedogg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    CR, IA
    Posts
    813
    Points
    11,626
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 26

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Firefly, if you don't know, you should find out.



  7. #7
    Rookie
    Points: 7,276, Level: 25
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 274
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ISC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    479
    Points
    7,276
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 13

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Sports night



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 457,712, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 81.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneRulzzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    19,154
    Points
    457,712
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 899
    Given: 2,307

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Rules Of engagement. Still ticked off it didn't get a fair shot at a regular timeslot on cbs. Watch reruns on CW and WGN all the time.


    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post

    Rulzzz 3:16 says I just liked your post!

  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 97,932, Level: 97
    Level completed: 45%, Points required for next Level: 1,118
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    4,768
    Points
    97,932
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 184
    Given: 15

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Friday Night Lights. It ended perfectly, but the sign of a good show is that a person wants to keep watching it. And I would watch that beautifully written show all of the time.

    New Adventures of Old Christine. Great show. Very underrated.

    Veronica Mars, but I am excited to see if they can pull off the movie.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 269,581, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.3%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    14,376
    Points
    269,581
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 687
    Given: 159

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Obviously not many people get into it, but Golden Boy was on CBS this last season. Was setting up to be a pretty cool series, but ended after one season. We were pretty bummed.



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,581, Level: 68
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 169
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    SuperCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Smallville/Metropolis
    Posts
    3,880
    Points
    49,581
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Firefly
    Journeyman
    Flash Foward



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 85,062, Level: 90
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 488
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Pitt_Clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Posts
    3,933
    Points
    85,062
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 129
    Given: 73

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Freaks & Geeks. What a cast that was. And of course Firefly.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 58,051, Level: 74
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 499
    Overall activity: 40.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Spokane, WA
    Posts
    2,381
    Points
    58,051
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 0

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    Doctor Doctor with Matt Frewer (Max Headroom)
    Andy Richter's Universe (or something like that)



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 129,600, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    theshadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,605
    Points
    129,600
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 65
    Given: 0

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    NewsRadio and Sports Night are two quality picks.

    I'd have to add Quantum Leap. Even one more season would have prevented the "Poochie died on the way back to his home planet"-style ending they slapped on the series. Several storylines that were set up just went to waste.



  15. #15
    Rookie
    Points: 16,738, Level: 39
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 512
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    JMCato's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    532
    Points
    16,738
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 30

    Re: TV shows you loved that ended too soon or wish was still on the air

    They really ruined Heroes in the final season and thought that ended kinda ubruptly.


    \>|>/>|>\>|>/>|>\>|>/>|>\>|>/>|>\>|>/>|>
    Go Braves!


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Fox Sports 1
  • Iowa State vs. Kansas State
  • September 6, 2014
  • 11:00 AM