25 US TV Series that are STUNNING!

A Listmania! list by Benjamin WG "benjamward" (Manchester, England, UK.)
 
Dexter: Complete Season 1 [DVD]
1.  Dexter: Complete Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Michael C. Hall
The list author says:
  "Dark and dreamy. Michael Hall is murderously superb. Death has never been so beautiful."
£14.77   Used & New from: £4.32
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (213 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Wire : Complete HBO Season 1 [DVD] [2002] [2005]
2.  The Wire : Complete HBO Season 1 [DVD] [2002] [2005] DVD ~ Dominic West
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1-5 of the groundbreaking crime drama...realism is taken to a new level with this HBO classic. This is a must see."
£14.15   Used & New from: £4.50
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (254 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Oz : Complete Season 1 [DVD]
3.  Oz : Complete Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Ernie Hudson
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1-6 of Oz - gritty, dirty, amoral prison drama - again from the genii at HBO. This truly is no-holes barred - balls to the wall violent drama. Enjoy."
£12.75   Used & New from: £6.77
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Rome: The Complete HBO Season 1 (6 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [2006]
4.  Rome: The Complete HBO Season 1 (6 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Kevin McKidd
The list author says:
  "This is more like art than television, it takes period dramas to a new level of depth and originality. Its violent, frequently dark and full of nudity. Two Seasons."
£14.36   Used & New from: £3.33
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (121 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Battlestar Galactica - The Mini Series [2003] [DVD] [2004]
5.  Battlestar Galactica - The Mini Series [2003] [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Edward James Olmos
The list author says:
  "Please, please watch the mini-series first, this sets the stage for the greatest Sci-Fi drama ever made.  Seasons 1-4 just keep on getting better and better. Sci-Fi for the mature."
£4.00   Used & New from: £0.08
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (187 customer reviews)

LOST - The Complete First Season [2005]
6.  LOST - The Complete First Season [2005] DVD ~ Matthew Fox
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1-4. Lost is ace, lost is one of the most original TV shows ever made, this is down to its acting, script, mystery, characters and artful direction. Season 5 currently showing on Sky One."
£5.85   Used & New from: £2.00
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Sopranos: Complete HBO Season 1 [1999] [DVD]
7.  The Sopranos: Complete HBO Season 1 [1999] [DVD] DVD ~ James Gandolfini
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1-6. Has on many occasion been described as "The best show on television"....it really is that good. Enough said."
£19.99   Used & New from: £6.97
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (125 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

Twin Peaks: Complete Season 1 [DVD] [1990]
8.  Twin Peaks: Complete Season 1 [DVD] [1990] DVD ~ Kyle MacLachlan
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1 & 2. The first and possibly the best TV series of all time? When David Lynch decides to make a television drama about the death of a girl in a town with many secrets - you watch, and watch."
£10.00   Used & New from: £3.50
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Band Of Brothers - Complete HBO Series Commemorative Gift Set (6 Disc Box Set) [2001] [DVD]
9.  Band Of Brothers - Complete HBO Series Commemorative Gift Set (6 Disc Box Set) [2001] [DVD] DVD ~ Ron Livingston
The list author says:
  "The greatest war drama ever made, it wipes the floor with Saving Private Ryan. Gritty realism and superb acting. I personally can't wait until The Pacific (coming soon!)"
£29.84   Used & New from: £6.83
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (895 customer reviews) | 21 customer discussions

24: Season One DVD Collection [DVD]
10.  24: Season One DVD Collection [DVD] DVD ~ Kiefer Sutherland
The list author says:
  "Seasons 1-5. Action packed, intelligent, thrilling as it is twisting. Season 6 not so good, Season 7 currently showing on Sky One."
£14.73   Used & New from: £1.58
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (278 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Deadwood: Complete HBO Season 1 [2004] [DVD]
11.  Deadwood: Complete HBO Season 1 [2004] [DVD] DVD ~ Timothy Olyphant
The list author says:
  "Deadwood"
£12.00   Used & New from: £4.10
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Complete Series 1 [DVD] [2000] [2004]
12.  Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Complete Series 1 [DVD] [2000] [2004] DVD ~ Larry David
The list author says:
  "Curb Your Enthusiam. Seasons 1-5."
£7.09   Used & New from: £0.20
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Carnivale: Complete HBO Season 1 [2003] [DVD] [2005]
13.  Carnivale: Complete HBO Season 1 [2003] [DVD] [2005] DVD ~ Amanda Aday
The list author says:
  "carnivale"
£17.21   Used & New from: £6.72
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Mad Men - Complete Season 1 [DVD]
14.  Mad Men - Complete Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Jon Hamm
The list author says:
  "Mad Men"
£10.00   Used & New from: £2.03
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (158 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

The Tudors: Complete Season 1 [DVD] [2007]
15.  The Tudors: Complete Season 1 [DVD] [2007] DVD ~ Jonathan Rhys Meyers
The list author says:
  "Tudors"
£9.00   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (117 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Six Feet Under : Complete HBO Season 1 [DVD]
16.  Six Feet Under : Complete HBO Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Alan Ball
The list author says:
  "Six Feet Under. Seasons 1-5."
£12.69   Used & New from: £4.06
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Breaking Bad: Complete First Season [DVD] [2008] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
17.  Breaking Bad: Complete First Season [DVD] [2008] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Bryan Cranston
The list author says:
  "You have to see this series, it's dark, but there are genius moments of humour amongst the drug use and chemistry. AMC are proving to be a force to be reckoned with. Season 2 currently showing on AMC."
£11.53   Used & New from: £6.76
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (438 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

John From Cincinnati: Complete First Season [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
18.  John From Cincinnati: Complete First Season [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Rebecca De Mornay
The list author says:
  "John From Cincinnati"
£15.92   Used & New from: £14.76
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The Shield - Season 1 [DVD] [2003]
19.  The Shield - Season 1 [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ Michael Chiklis
The list author says:
  "The Shield"
£9.50   Used & New from: £0.91
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Generation Kill [DVD] [2008]
20.  Generation Kill [DVD] [2008] DVD ~ Alexander Skarsgård
The list author says:
  "From the creators of The Wire, enough said. Realistic and detailed account of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Funny in parts, disturbing in others."
£13.75   Used & New from: £5.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (117 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Damages - Season 1 [DVD] [2008]
21.  Damages - Season 1 [DVD] [2008] DVD ~ Glenn Close
The list author says:
  "Compulsive viewing. A genuine TV thriller, full of twists and dark moments. Season 2 currently showing on BBC."
£10.64   Used & New from: £0.34
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (106 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Brotherhood: Complete First Season [DVD] [2006] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
22.  Brotherhood: Complete First Season [DVD] [2006] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Jason Isaacs
The list author says:
  "Please trust me when I say: this is the most underrated TV series on US TV, a cross between The Wire and The Sopranos, watch it for the exchanges between Jason Issacs & Jason Clarke. Seasons 1-3."
£13.83   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The West Wing - Complete Season 1 [DVD]
23.  The West Wing - Complete Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Martin Sheen
The list author says:
  "West Wing. Seasons 1-7."
£10.75   Used & New from: £2.84
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (108 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Entourage : Complete HBO Season 1 [2004] [DVD] [2006]
24.  Entourage : Complete HBO Season 1 [2004] [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Jeremy Piven
The list author says:
  "Entourage"
£6.80   Used & New from: £0.07
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

John Adams [DVD] [2008] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
25.  John Adams [DVD] [2008] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Paul Giamatti
The list author says:
  "John Adams"
£19.49   Used & New from: £8.72
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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What to watch after The Wire? 15 2 Dec 2013
English subtitles?? 8 30 Oct 2012
Subtitles? 2 17 Sep 2012
subtitles? 11 27 Jul 2012
Top 10 U.S Dramas 6 24 Jul 2012
DVD or Blu-ray? 0 15 Jun 2012
Dutch Subtitle 2 9 May 2012
Is it Region Free? 1 7 May 2012
Sopranos Vs The Wire 13 21 Apr 2012
Band Of Brothers - HBO Complete Series [Blu-ray] [2001] - Subtitles 8 27 Mar 2012
subtitles - does this come with subtitles? please someone. 0 6 Feb 2012
the shield 0 13 Nov 2011
 
   

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