When TV became better than Film

A Listmania! list by Fibbling "fibbling.com" (UK)
 
Prison Break - Season 1 [DVD]
1.  Prison Break - Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Wentworth Miller
The list author says:
  "Probably the most exciting TV series of today, similar to "The Fugitive" success in the 60s.  Great range of diverse characters, avoiding typical cliches. Wentworth Miller is outstanding, brilliant!"
£24.95   Used & New from: £3.27
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (114 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lost: Seasons 1 And 2 [DVD]
2.  Lost: Seasons 1 And 2 [DVD] DVD ~ Malcolm David Kelley
The list author says:
  "4,8,15,16,23,42/ Dharma Initiative/ fertility projects/ "Why are we here!?" .. so much mystery, this puzzle has kept us guessing for 2 years already.."
£49.99   Used & New from: £5.21
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Sex And The City : Seasons 1-6 Shoebox (18 Disc Set) [DVD]
3.  Sex And The City : Seasons 1-6 Shoebox (18 Disc Set) [DVD] DVD ~ Sarah Jessica Parker
The list author says:
  "Gone but not forgotten, one of the truly intelligent and entertaining female TV series that made us laugh - and occasionally cry."
Used & New from: £19.89
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (258 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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Six Feet Under: Complete HBO Seasons 1-5 Collector's Edition (24 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [2006]
4.  Six Feet Under: Complete HBO Seasons 1-5 Collector's Edition (24 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Richard Jenkins
The list author says:
  "Seems inappropriate to call this "a breath of fresh air" given the subject matter, but that's what it was.  R.I.P. and thanks SFU!"
£42.50   Used & New from: £29.75
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

Arrested Development - Season 1 [DVD]
5.  Arrested Development - Season 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Will Arnett
The list author says:
  "Witty, clever, relentlessly-funny characters .. exactly what we lack in most 'comic television' these days ... and they axed it after 3 seasons.  Unforgiveable."
£10.02   Used & New from: £1.09
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

24: Season One DVD Collection [DVD]
6.  24: Season One DVD Collection [DVD] DVD ~ Kiefer Sutherland
The list author says:
  "Loved Series 1-5, but now I think they should pull the plug - the shock tactics are becoming far-fetched, even offensive.."
£10.02   Used & New from: £1.79
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (297 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Las Vegas - Season 3 Part 1 [DVD] [2001]
7.  CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Las Vegas - Season 3 Part 1 [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Laurence Fishburne
The list author says:
  "Stylish detective-via-forensics series, that also makes us interested in the characters without resorting to melodrama."
£5.24   Used & New from: £0.74
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Desperate Housewives : Complete Series 1 & 2 Box Set [DVD]
8.  Desperate Housewives : Complete Series 1 & 2 Box Set [DVD] DVD ~ Teri Hatcher
The list author says:
  "Silly but lovable series set in the American suburbs, with plenty of soap drama and whodunnits to keep us watching."
Used & New from: £16.34
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Office - Complete Series One & Two and The Christmas Specials [2001] [DVD]
9.  The Office - Complete Series One & Two and The Christmas Specials [2001] [DVD] DVD ~ Ricky Gervais
The list author says:
  "About time I added a British choice, right?!  And what better than The Office.. All of us know at least one David Brent in reality too!"
£19.77   Used & New from: £3.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Friends: Complete Season 1-10 (30 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [1995]
10.  Friends: Complete Season 1-10 (30 Disc Box Set) [DVD] [1995] DVD ~ Jennifer Aniston
The list author says:
  "If you've had access to a television in the last 10 years, it's highly likely you became a fan.  The archetype of sitcom humour, look no further than here."
£79.99   Used & New from: £39.48
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (842 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

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Are there any great drama series like Six Feet Under? 8 4 Apr 2013
Box Details 2 20 Jul 2012
Greatest Sitcom Character 3 26 Jun 2011
Does this boxset offer any extras not on the previous single series releases? 0 19 Jun 2011
Subtitles 1 24 Jan 2011
Packaging - what is format of UK version? 1 16 Dec 2010
Subtitles available 11 14 Feb 2010
subtitles 5 25 Dec 2009
French language? 0 11 Apr 2009
Special Features and Subtitles 3 21 Feb 2009
UK vs USA version of this box 1 17 Feb 2009
SFU VIRGIN... 0 16 Feb 2009
 
   

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