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IMDb is one of the biggest reference centers for TV shows and movies on the Internet, but with IMDb TV is now also a place to watch great content. Here's a look at some of the best shows on IMDb TV.
- Best Movies on IMDb TV
- Best Dramas on IMDb TV
- The Best Family Movies on IMDb TV
- Best Documentaries on IMDb TV
- Best Action Movies on IMDb TV
- The best thrillers on IMDb TV
- Best Comedies on IMDb TV
The ticking of the clock24was one of the most iconic sounds on television in the 2000s, as the show took the tension level of network TV dramas to new heights.
Kiefer Sutherland's Jack Bauer continued to have the worst days as terrorists and other enemies threatened to kill the president, hurl dangerous weapons at civilians, or mess with his family. Viewers, however, couldn't get enough.
Of course, the last few seasons have started to push the boundaries of what's acceptable for Jack Bauer to do, and there's really no need to talk about the reboot attempts, but when24was going full throttle, there was little else on TV at the time.
All eight days (seasons) are available on IMDb TV.
all in the family
Norman Lear is the master of American comedy andall in the familyit may be his most popular and influential work.
all in the familyhe followed the working-class Bunker family, particularly Archie Bunker, the head of the family. Played by Carroll O'Connor, Archie would often clash with people over the hot topics of the day, allowing the show to serve as a sounding board for its viewers. In addition to O'Connor, the show starred Jean Stapleton as Edith Bunker, Rob Reiner as Michael "Meathead" Stivic and Sally Struthers as Gloria Bunker-Stivic.
Part ofall in the familyLegacy is also how it was a launching pad for another classic Norman Lear show,Los Jefferson. George Jefferson and His Family by Sherman Hemsley First appeared inall in the familybefore getting its own spin-off in 1975.
the arrival ofall in the familyon IMDb TV is part of thelicense agreement Lear signed with Amazon Prime.
Anthony Bourdain: um tour do chef
Anthony Bourdain was one of the most popular celebrity chefs in the world, most notably for his CNN original series,Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown. While the new documentary is on air,Road Runner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain, this year you will also be able to relive the chef's first works with his first television series,Anthony Bourdain: um tour do chef.
Running for two seasons,a cook's toursaw Bourdain travel the world to sample local cuisine while also getting the chance to meet eccentric characters.
Both seasons ofAnthony Bourdain: um tour do chefare available to watch on IMDb TV
For over 60 years,Psychoand his killer Norman Bates terrified people. Thus, in 2013, inspired by Alfred Hitchcock's film, A+E premieredmotel, a contemporary prequel that pulls back the curtain on Norman Bates and the disturbing relationship with his mother.
Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga star as the mother-son duo, along with a cast that includes Max Thieriot, Olivia Cooke, Nestor Cabonell and Nicola Peltz.
motelit ran for five seasons, all of which are available to watch on IMDb TV.
E spin-off David E. KellyThe practice,boston coolfollowed Alan Shore, played by James Spader, in a new signing, you can probably guess, Boston. Starring alongside Spader in the series were the likes of William Shatner and Candice Bergen.
This trio of stars helped to giveboston coolthe comedic side that was its calling card, plus the usual intrigue and drama that comes from courtroom-based shows.
Spader would win two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series during the show's run. Shatner would win one for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, while Candice Bergen was nominated several times but never won.
Catch up on all five seasons ofboston coolan IMDb TV.
The Carol Burnett Show
Carol Burnett is one of the most influential comedians in television history andThe Carol Burnett Showit is possibly his greatest achievement.
The Carol Burnett Showwas a sketch show that featured Burnett and his comedy troupe. Joining Burnett were Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Corman and Tim Conway. Some of the show's most memorable skits included Burnett as the secretary, Mrs. Wiggins, the butler and maid, the dentist and many more.
So great was Burnett's influence on television that the Golden Globes named their Lifetime Achievement Award after television.
Discover as many sketches as you like with the 11 seasons ofThe Carol Burnett Showavailable on IMDbTV.
Columbo, the unassuming but brilliant Los Angeles detective played by Peter Falk, is one of the most popular crime solvers in television history. Evidence of this, in addition to Falk's multiple Emmy Awards for the show, is that the series ran for two long runs in the 1970s and early 1990s, and again as a limited series in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
Head over to Columbo's case yourself, as the show's first seven seasons (from the 1970s) are available for free to watch on IMDb TV.
The soap opera in prime timeDallasis best known for one thing, it's the season-ending thriller about who shot powerful oil tycoon J.R. Ewing. The moment was so popular thatThe Simpsonshe faked it as much as possible with the plot of who shot Mr. Burns.
DallasHowever, there was more to it than this seminal cultural moment. The show ran for 14 seasons spanning the late 70's, 80's and early 90's. Viewers can watch all of them on IMDb TV.
The show or Dick Van Dyke
Many young viewers may have tried it for the first timeThe show or Dick Van Dyketo lookWanda Visionon DisneyPlus. A testament to the show's impact on the television format,Wanda Visionpaid homage toThe show or Dick Van Dykein style and direct reference throughout its episodes.
The show or Dick Van Dykewas created by Carl Reiner and starred, of course, Dick Van Dyke, as well as Mary Tyler Moore. He was revolutionary in the way he treated characters both at home and at work.
see for yourself whatThe show or Dick Van Dykeit was all about watching on IMDb TV.
Another of Norman Lear's classic TV comedies,BOMSchedulesrepresents the Evans family, working to make the best housing projects in Chicago possible. In addition to Lear, the show was created by Mike Evans and Eric Monte.
The series starred Ja'net DuBois, Ralph Carter, BernNadette Stanis, Jimmie Walker (who famously delivered the catchphrase "dyn-o-mite!"), Esther Rolle, John Amos, and even Janet Jackson in some episodes. seasons .
The first two seasons ofgood timesare available to watch on IMDb TV now.
heroestook the world by storm when it debuted in 2006, providing fans with fun superhero content before the MCU took over. The show followed a group of people who discover they have superpowers and must band together to save the world from a dangerous event.
heroesCom Hayden Panettiere, Milo Ventimiglia, Masi Oka, Zachary Quinto and Ali Larter.
Fans can watch the entire series again (or for the first time) on IMDb TV.
Whateasttown marewent to viewers in 2021,the murderwas more or less the same in 2011. Based on a Danish TV series,the murderfollows the investigation of a 17-year-old girl found dead in the trunk of a submerged car.
Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Billy Campbell, Liam James and Michelle Forbes starred in the series, which ran for four seasons, initially on AMC for the first three seasons and then had its fourth and final season on Netflix.
allthe murderIt is, however, available to watch on IMDb TV.
To enjoywas a fan-favorite TNT series that followed a team of high-tech thieves who serve as modern-day Robin Hoods, working with those in need of stealing from rich and corrupt businessmen. HeTo enjoyThe team consisted of Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Risegraf and Aldis Hodge.
Now, to the delight ofTo enjoyfans I'm sure IMDb TV is gearing up for its releaseLeverage: Redemption, an IMDb TV original, which sees Bellman, Hodge, Kane and Risegraf return to once again take on the powerful and corrupt.Leverage: Redemptionwill premiere on the streaming service on July 9.
reach earlierLeverage: Redemptionpremieres with all five seasons ofTo enjoyavailable to watch now on IMDb TV.
It all started with a group of plane crash survivors who were stranded on a deserted island, butLostIt soon became one of the most twisted shows on television, one that kept people guessing and tuning in every week.
Created by J.J. Abrams, Damon Lindelof and Jeffrey Lieber,Lostit became a touchpoint for many, as fan theories about the show were almost as popular as what was actually going on, something that has continued and grown into shows today. Among his followers,Lostwas spoken similarly toTo War Two ThronesoBreaking Badin your day
Depending on who you talk to, Abrams, Lindelof and Lieber may or may not have landed, but you can determine that for yourself by watching the entire series on IMDb TV.
From the late 2000s to the mid-2010s, AMC was home to some of the best shows on television to air withBreaking Badand Matthew Weiner createdmad Men. Set in the world or advertising of the 60s,mad Menhe wowed audiences with his world-class style, writing, and acting.
Leading the way was Jon Hamm, who burst onto the scene in style with his portrayal of Don Draper. However, not enough can be said about the entire cast, which included Elisabeth Moss, John Slattery, January Jones, Vincent Kartheiser, Christina Hendricks, and more.
mad Menis one of the most critically acclaimed shows of all time, as well as one of the most awarded: it is one of four shows to win Outstanding Drama Series at the Emmys for four consecutive seasons, joiningHill Street Sadness,a la oesteyTo War Two Thrones(four consecutive seasons, though not in consecutive years).
IMDb TV is the place to see it allmad Menbook.
Malcolm in the middle
Bryan Cranston was able to play both Walter White inBreaking BadyMalcolm in the middlepatriarch Hal to perfection, confirming that he is one of our greatest actors alive.
ButMalcolm in the middleIt's not just about Cranston.Malcolm in the middleit was a true ensemble that followed the dysfunctional family of a young genius played by Frankie Muniz. In particular, Jane Kaczmarek's Lois became an iconic TV mother and the legendary Cloris Leachman made a fantastic appearance.
The show was also an influence for one of the Disney Plus episodes.World vision,as it paid a loving homage to television history.
Malcolm in the middlelasted seven seasons and IMDb TV aired all of them.
my name is earl
my name is earlit follows Earl Hickey, who after winning and immediately losing a $100,000 lottery ticket when he is hit by a car, comes to believe in karma and sets out to right every mistake he has made.
The concept spawned some fun and memorable episodes, but the real draw of the show was the great dynamic between the cast members, led by Jason Lee as Earl, Ethan Suplee, Nadine Velazquez, Eddie Steeples and Jamie Pressly, who provided the backdrop. -thief like Earl's ex-wife Joy.
IMDb TV has the complete four seasons ofmy name is earlsoon to see
Cala de Schitt
There is perhaps no better example of a program that found its audience thanks to the broadcast itCala de Schitt. Originally broadcast on CBC in Canada and Pop TV in the US,Cala de Schitttook off when people started discovering it on Netflix, and it ended up becoming a phenomenon.
After finding themselves in total ruin, the self-absorbed Rose family is forced to live in the small town of Schitt's Creek. Filled with a multitude of unique characters, the Roses finally settle down and become a part of the community. The Rose family character arc is one of the best to hit TV in recent years.
Dan Levy created and stars in the series with his father Eugene Levy. The standout cast is packed with Catherine O'Hara, Annie Murphy, Chris Elliott, Emily Hampahire, Sarah Levy, Noah Reid and more.
If you're wondering what people mean when they say "Ew, David" or pronounce baby (bay-bay) weirdly, it's time for you to catch up.Cala de Schitt. All seasons are available on IMDb TV.
White collarintroduced us all to Matt Bomer as the charming con man Neal Caffrey, still his most famous role. The USA Network original series follows Caffrey, who is determined to help the FBI catch more white-collar criminals, using his experience as one of the world's biggest con artists.
Joining Bomer on the journey, which spanned six seasons, were Tim DeKay, Willie Garson, Tiffani Thiessen and Sharif Atkins, with Marsha Thomason, Hilarie Burton, Diahann Carroll and James Rebhorn making occasional appearances throughout the series.
Watch the complete series on IMDb TV.
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Michael Balderston is a DC-based assistant managing and entertainment editor for What to Watch, having previously written on television and film for TV Technology, Awards Circuit and regional publications. He spends most of his time watching new movies at the cinema or classics on TCM, some of Michael's favorite movies includecasablanca,Red Mill!,silence of the innocents,son of the man,One flew over the cuckoo's nestywar of the galaxies. On the TV side, enjoyPeaky Blinders,The wonderful Dona Maisel,saturday night live,Only murders in the buildingand is always ready for aSeinfeldrepetition. follow onmail box(opens in new tab).