Top 10 Most Underrated Television Shows
The Top Ten
I love this show, but this ain't underrated. - codgtamk34
It never stops showing character growth. After 14 years, there's still more story to tell and that's awesome.
Underrated? Is a joke? - XxembermasterxX
The first five seasons were EPIC, family driven, full of drama, humor, tearjearkers, sexy characters, fantastic writing, original plot lines and amazing acting. These last two seasons are hit and miss but once you are hooked on the first five seasons you can't let go. Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki aren't just pretty faces, they have acting chops too. Try NOT to cry when Jensen tears up on camera... I DARE YOU.V 72 Comments
It's too preppy, corny & weak in plot, laugh tracks invade the show & this show is actually overrated, not underrated.
I don't know what this is, but surely it deserves the top spot more than bloody Supernatural.
Another Disney show? - Goatworlds
This show sucks.
Some idiot actually out this one on the "overrated list" - westofohio
How is supernatural underrated man? This beats me... People are going nuts over it...
As for 'That 70s Show', well, it's outrageously witty. The show has given the world of entertainment, many stars...
The 70's show is today's version of Happy Days-but better.
I love this show! It's one of my favorites! I just wish Hyde and jackie got back together they were the best couple.V 10 Comments
I know nobody likes this anymore and I agree the episodes today SUCK compared to the old ones! Watch any episode from seasons 1-3 and even 4. Spongebob is awesome!
SpongeBob fanboys say that the older seasons were underrated and the new ones are overrated. That is the opposite though the old SpongeBob was better than the new one.
This is awesome, and not underrated or overrated. - Goatworlds
ModernSpongeBobSucks. Best username ever - SoloPotato
This show brainwashes toddlers! - Goatworlds
Stupid haters its very good.
Insanely Funny. Intelligent, nuanced, humor. So absolutely incredible that Fox cancelled it! I still can't believe it.
This proves that everybody deserve to go to hell, everybody is horrible.
Too bad it is so underrated. Great cast and intelligent and funny humour. - NoobPwner
Intelligent humour! Love Michael cera! Hopefully the movie comes out as promised!
SO underrated. Got cancelled and it was a hilarious show with very funny plotlines and the stories always came together very well and in a funny way. George Michael FTW - jewunit69V 5 Comments
Overshadowed by Simpsons and Family Guy... - codgtamk34
Amazingly funny show, satirical, intelligent, and I love how the whole series is joined together and that there is a reason for pretty much everything that happens in it, which ties together later in the series - Edwahrd
One of the most brilliant show that I ever had the privilege to experience. Way better than any current sitcom without a doubt. Just 7 seasons though. This show had unlimited potential. Any naysayer can bite my shiny metal...
way more funny than the simpsons. also, mad tv isn't funny, and degrassi is just stupid. - deadgrass27V 9 Comments
I never hear people talk about it. I really enjoyed it. - codgtamk34
One of the only shows that had hilarious moments and then a couple minutes later had touching or inspirational moments. The soundtrack was impeccable along with the casting (just look at the janitor, todd, and ted). I've learned more life lessons from this show than anywhere else, but I've also laughed as much with this show as others.
No one talks about this when naming big sitcoms and yet it arguably has elements of all of them hilariously and emotionally wrapped into one hospital full of caricatures, life lessons, and most importantly a universal sense of empathy not only between the characters but with the viewers as well
Funny, sad, teaching and makes you think. Some of the most under rated actors of all time. Moments to remember of the rest of your life and feeling that you just wont forget. RIP scrubs...V 10 Comments
On of the greatest shows on television, the acting is phenomenal, especially by Michael Emerson, it has a moving story with a blend of crime drama, politics, and action. Lots of standout episodes and of the the best series finales of all time
I vote for this show as underrated. Haven't heard of it until last year and now I adore it. - codgtamk34
Doesn't get a lot of love. I love this show...
BEST SHOW EVER...
YES! NEEDS TO BE HIGHER! SO THOUGHT PROVOKING AND INTERESTING. This show has made me laugh, cry, and make me on the edge of my seat! I love it so much! I love all the plot lines and plot twists, it is so unpredictable and full of surprises! The characters are likable and relatable, and I can never get enough of it! So glad I watched this show! - missyweirdoV 3 Comments
I watch half of the show by time I know they on. Then went off. My luck.
By far, the best spin-off ever.
A huge SCANDAL in history cancelling the show! It could have been one of the best shows ever. It's incredible how much you already like the characters after one season...
A brilliant western/sci-fi show that caught me by surprise... highly recommended!
If any show warranted a reboot it was Firefly. If it were made today, Netflix would have bought the rights and continued the show.
If they'd ever given it a steady time slot, it would still be on.V 6 Comments
Uh no! This show is the EXACT OPPOSITE of underrated!
Completely underrated. It happends to be the funniest show to ever come on Cartoon Network. - nallimcamybloc
"Cartoon Network's best show" - vmacmil-1
I love ed. anybody who watches it should love it once they see ed or Jimmy - hooyugjgfV 12 Comments
First sitcom I ever saw. Funniest sitcom back then and now.
"Three Words: KEEP THE PAJAMAS! "
One of Dan Schneider's bad shows, it had a laugh track, which no one wants & rude humor, especially on the Christmas movie, it's not funny like you think it is, just watch reruns of this and you'll see what I mean about how bad it is, the only show created by him that was good is Zoey 101.
Best show ever. Period.
This was a great show and Dan Schneider did a great deal for kids T.V.!
This Show is Very Funny and Nobody Even Pays Attention to it Because They Are Pay Attention to Crappy Disney Shows, Phineas and Ferb, Regular Show, Adventure Time and Even SpongeBob More Than This Show. This Show is Very Funny While The Others Shows on T.V. Today Are Not Funny At All.
Could have been better developed given more time. Still one of the best during a renaissance year.
I agree. Best show ever!
Best show ever. Period.
My favorite detective and comedy show ever! Shawn and Gus FOR LIFE! - TheDarkOne_221b
My favorite T.V. show (other than Hell's Kitchen)! It is hilarious, but no one seems to know what it is!
Psych is so underrated. It is very funny and the writers are very talented. I think that some people are to busy watching stupid shows, they get blindsided and they don't recognize good shows when they see them. I lot of people haven't heard of it, and that is what gets me. I have been watching Psych since I was little. Thank goodness watchathon week was on on demand so anyone could watch most shows for free that they couldn't before because it costed money, and Psych was one of them. I couldn't take my eyes off it. Psych keeps you on your toes, and adds so much humer, its unimaginable. Plus, I love all the references they make. I just wish that more people knew about it!
Such a hilarious show! I love Shawn and Gus and how they know each other so well. Their friendship has lasted for so long and held up strong. Really makes you wish for friends like them so you can go on wacky detective adventures! - NerdBunnyV 7 Comments
Love it. - codgtamk34
ICarly is actually overrated, since there's a bad writing & monkey behavior.
WHY DOES EVERYONE HATE IT SO MUCH? It's awesome, and not a Nick failure. - Goatworlds
Sorry, but in the world of anime, Death Note is overrated. Sure, there are a lot of people who aren't into anime, and this list is just T.V. shows in general, but Death Note underrated? Definitely not.
Please, this is a really good anime, but it is not even close to underrated - BlazingPhoenix
The story of a book that when you write a name in the book it kills them, falling into the wrong hands. Simple yet genius. A show that not underratedbut worth watching.
Big Brother isn't underrated, it's trash television. Wannabe celebrities talking crap for ages on our screens, how the show has lasted this long I will never understand. - mholland1997
SO underrated. It does not get enough credit. Probably one of the best reality T.V. shows of all time.
This is underrated compared to how much people go on about survivor - htoutlaws2012
The perfect summer show, especially for reality T.V. fans.V 4 Comments
This show is not underrated but overrated. Now that it's finished it's still overrated. This show had annoying characters. For instance, Buffy who couldn't get over with her break up with this stupid Angel character for at least 4 seasons, Willow who acted like a retard and who was supposed to be a genius, Giles the English librarian who seems to have a speech problem, Dawn the hysteric sister with overdramatic manners. The coolest person in fact was Cordellia who realized how stup,.id this characters were. So glad this show is over!
I have been watching this show since it first came out in 1997 and I still watch it now, nearly ten years since the final episode and it never fails to make me cry, laugh, smile, angry etc. Overall, the best television show to ever grace the silver screen.
The best show ever made, just awesome from start to end. It should've been praised more and be given more attention had people opened their mind up to that kind of shows. Overall, Buffy rules.
It was big, but should of been bigger!. - MutantGenesisV 3 Comments
This show is not on anymore, but when it was it was pretty underrated.
So cool yet underrated, too bad it was cancelled.
YES - missyweirdo
Best cartoon on cn!
I mean the show is just amazing and awesome
Decint,but not underrated. It's a show I've seen a lot, and I think it actually might be overrated.It really isn't funny,isn't sad,nothing special!
Most underrated Nicktoon ever. - codgtamk34
One of the best shows ever
Best T.V. -show ever
Because everyone is mad that it was cancelled because there isn't many T.V. shows based in school.
Chis Rock is very funny and the show is Great.
Yes Everybody Does Hate Chris That's Why He's So Underrated.
Most Underrated Sitcom of all Time.
This is a funny show, and I love it to bits. It is most definitely underrated
The Middle and Modern Family as well
Much better than today's sitcoms
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The fact that this show does not receive any were near the publicity of awfully dumb shows such as Family Guy is criminal. This show is not only absolutely hilarious, but it is also intelligent and brilliant in every possible way. For those of you who don't watch this, your heading right into the "DANGER ZONE"!
Wait... I had something for this.
Archer is right now the best adult comedy. Very crude yet extremely smart writing. Season 6 airs January 2015 on FX, take a look for yourself. I bet you'll find it anything short of awesome.
Funny, witty, dry, quirky. For those with an odd sense of humor. One of my favorite shows ever.
Underrated, because it's from the 90s, so not many people know about it. - Goatworlds
Underrated because no one in america has heard of it such a shame
Its sad that like nobody in America knows of this show. It's the best show ever! But they should play it on the WB or something like that.
This Show is on The-N (Noggin) Watch it.
This was an excellent show. In fact, its only weakness was that 1) it was designed mostly for older kids an younger kids didn't understand it, 2) its top three most adult jokes still have not made it past censors, 3) its running time was questionable, and 4) it took about 21 years for the show to finally get complete DVD support on a single box set. Though one harsh d-bag critic at Entertainment Weekly may have dismissed it as a "witless Ren&Stimpy ripoff" (false) "with tons of mucus jokes and not enough surreality" (bald-faced lies), this show was a testament to clever writing, memorable episodes, edgy humor, hilarious dialogue, brilliant life satire, and excellent art style. I may not love it to death, but I definitely enjoy its style. I will probably buy the Complete Series someday. Classic little show, and one of my top 5 favorite cartoons.
Hold on, the running was not questionable. In fact, it was actually basically exactly the same number of episodes as the Ren & Stimpy series; in my opinion, it was truly a perfect length for the series. - xandermartin98
Scratch that, I personally totally loved this show to death. I just didn't buy any merchandise
Most underrated Nicktoon. - Goatworlds
It's overrated because of the laugh tracks, and because it copies Lab Rats, The Incredibles & Wizards of Waverly Place.
No, it deserves the hate it gets. The laugh track plays every second and it's a rip-off of Wizards of Waverly Place and The Incredibles.
Awesome show - westofohio
I see what you did there...
WAY too overrated, this show has no plot & the characters have no talANT.
This is Dr.Seuss on steriods
Too few people knows about this T.V. show and almost nobody of them shows interest on it.
This Show Needs To Be Higher.
How is this this low?
It's bad because it' a rip-ff of the lion king - myusernameisthis
This show is not great like the movie. But a Good Kids show.
Funnier than the middle. Always wondered why it did not last as long.
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