Boxden hiphop sports wild'ish games movies news eyecandy tech gear rides
trending now most viewers #top20 top yesterday all sections videos pics tracks headlines

Shows cancelled too early

most watched this minute | see more
most viewed right now
99 viewing
Image inside Choose 1, 2 or 3
176 comments
most viewed right now
83 viewing
Image inside Got Eem!!!
91 comments

top in section
53 viewing
BOX Floyd Mayweather "Son of a bi-ch"
top in sports
top in section
20 viewing
Image inside Happy Moanday : Fitness Model Paige Hathaway
top in eyecandy

people viewing this topic:   (0 members and 1 guests)  
 
 

let em know Share this on TwitterShare this on Facebook
 Shows cancelled too early
Unread 2 years agoclass of '08 - away - #1
14830 pageviews
244 comments


Stayburnin 12 heat pts12 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$2,014 | 12815999
I have been watching shows on Netflix and realized there are some shows that were cancelled too soon. The first show that comes to mind is Arrested Development. This show only got 3 seasons. It might be the most popular comedy on Netflix. It is personally my favorite comedy. It has a great cast and that great dry humor and even the storyline is well done. If you look at any ratings or reviews, Arrested Development has always had some of the best reviews. It has a huge following on Netflix and they decided to release another season on Netflix.

The 2nd show that comes to mind is Freaks and Geeks, another classic show. It is very funny and storyline is great. This is also one of the best comedies I've seen. It takes place in the 80s and it shows you how high school was so much different but at the same time the similarities between life now and then. This show has a cult following now and is also considered as 1 of the best tv shows. For it to only have had 1 season is a shame.

These are the 2 shows that came to mind right away when I thought about this topic. I looked for a news article that shows their opinion on this topic so you can have more opinions on it and I found one. The funny thing is that the top 2 shows they put was Arrested Development and Freaks and Geeks. I don't know much about the other shows but you can read about it. If any other shows come to mind post them and why you think that.

IMDb: Top 25 Shows That Were Canceled Too Early - a list by maxwellmetyko
Reply With Quote
3 peeps gave props to Stayburnin QB Eagles (12-19-2012) , hot topic  (12-19-2012) , STILLH.A.C.K. (12-19-2012)

244 comments for "Shows cancelled too early"

- To post a comment, join the squad -


Unread 2 years agoclass of '10 - away - #2
TheMindOf 21 heat pts21 space
avatar space
The new Razor Ramon
space
$19,479 | POWERFUL
Those two shows shows ("Freaks and Geeks" and "Arrested Development") are pretty much the modern poster children for shows that were cancelled too soon.

There are a couple of other shows that ALMOST made the list though.


I remember that "The Office (US)" almost suffered the same fate.

NBC wasn't happy with the first season ratings, but the reviews were so good that they decided to give it another season and put their machine behind it and it eventually picked up.


"Family Guy" was cancelled twice. Once in 2000 and again in 2002 (while the show was still actually watchable). But then they saw Adult Swim making bank off it and they brought it back.

NBC hated "Seinfeld" so much that they originally gave the show just a 4 episode order (most shows get 13 initially). Now its their most lucrative commodity of all time.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '11 - away - #3
Gatorfan2611 8 heat pts space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$3,522 | 17787611
i used to watch this show called john doe that came on fox. honestly dont remember if it was a good show. i just know i was pissed when they cancelled it
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #4
StateProperty88 28 heat pts28 space
avatar space
Goodwill is the Monarch
space
$34,012 | POWERFUL
fastlane...loved that show
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '10 - away - #5
TheMindOf 21 heat pts21 space
avatar space
The new Razor Ramon
space
$19,479 | POWERFUL
StateProperty88 said:
fastlane...loved that show
Props for this.




Show was incredible. Ratings were decent. It just cost too much to make because every episode was like a movie.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #6
StateProperty88 28 heat pts28 space
avatar space
Goodwill is the Monarch
space
$34,012 | POWERFUL
TheMindOf said:
Props for this.




Show was incredible. Ratings were decent. It just cost too much to make because every episode was like a movie.
yeah i remember them saying that too, budget was crazy, makes sense with all those whips they had in the garage

i remember seeing an interview with the show creator, who use to do music videos back then "McG or something i think" and he said he wanted to make every episode like that
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #7
StateProperty88 28 heat pts28 space
avatar space
Goodwill is the Monarch
space
$34,012 | POWERFUL
the episode with kelly kapowski playing the lesbian
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '04 - away - #8
Nu Tymez 8 heat pts space
avatar space
The City of Win!
space
$4,165 | 12608322
Recently? Boss... Show was great and had way to much potential to end after 2 seasons.. How can a show be cancelled the same year the lead actor wins a Golden Globe for his performance?
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #9
StateProperty88 28 heat pts28 space
avatar space
Goodwill is the Monarch
space
$34,012 | POWERFUL
Nu Tymez said:
Recently? Boss... Show was great and had way to much potential to end after 2 seasons.. How can a show be cancelled the same year the lead actor wins a Golden Globe for his performance?
yeah i was pissed when that happen, maybe someone else will pick them up though...i sure hope so
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '08 - away - #10
Stayburnin 12 heat pts12 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$2,014 | 12815999
StateProperty88 said:
fastlane...loved that show
that's the show with the 2 girls hooking up right? I was young then so that to me was amazing. I still remember watching wwf when sable and torrie had that thing going on and I would only watch for that. That is really all I remember with fastlane. I didn't know it was a good show though.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '06 - away - #11
Brian 40 heat pts40 space
avatar space
The Download Gawd
space
$4,918 | POWERFUL
Arrested Development
Better Off Ted

I'm glad there doing another season of Arrested Development

now bring back Better Off Ted
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '09 - away - #12
xRapHeadx 17 heat pts17 space
avatar space
#FireMcKenzieAndAllen
space
$9,345 | POWERFUL
Deadwood...show was amazing.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #13
ReppinDaBurghh 54 heat pts54 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$45,744 | POWERFUL
Firefly
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '04 - away - #14
Slayn  space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$2,386 | 1225690
Rome. That show definitely had a few more seasons worth of stories.

I think Spartacus is ending too early as well.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '10 - on now - #15
lboog1423 220 heat pts220 space
avatar space
G.O.A.T
space
$21,956 | POWERFUL
Saw Jericho on Netflix. Pleasantly surprised
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #16
mobsta 37 heat pts37 space
avatar space
S t r 8 m O b b I n ! !
space
$1,811 | POWERFUL
umm these more recent shows I feel were cancelled with a quickness

- BORED TO death (ZACH G and ted danson and jonathon = Epic TRIO )

- HOw to make it in america (cudder nuff said)
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - on now - #17
P DRILLA 82 heat pts82 space
avatar space
Doe or Die
space
$8,630 | POWERFUL

Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - away - #18
HiRolliN 104 heat pts104 space
avatar space
E+WEED+BREW=WHOA
space
$16,063 | POWERFUL
mobsta said:
umm these more recent shows I feel were cancelled with a quickness

- BORED TO death (ZACH G and ted danson and jonathon = Epic TRIO )

- HOw to make it in america (cudder nuff said)
i was fu*king pissed when i heard HBO cancelled bored to death. that show was hilarious.

i wish ABC would of gave flashforward a second season sh*t they gave V a second season and that was a sh*tty reboot.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '12 - away - #19
BlackRepub85 8 heat pts space
avatar space
Libertarian Ideals
space
$5,214 | POWERFUL
Kings, still tops my list. That show was too good and the network didn't do they any favors, I think they changed their time slot 4 or 5 times. It had my man from Deadwood in it giving a boss performance.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '05 - on now - #20
P DRILLA 82 heat pts82 space
avatar space
Doe or Die
space
$8,630 | POWERFUL
BlackRepub85 said:
Kings, still tops my list. That show was too good and the network didn't do they any favors, I think they changed their time slot 4 or 5 times. It had my man from Deadwood in it giving a boss performance.
was this show really that good? i dvr'd a few but never got around to watchin em
Reply With Quote
 

Home > all sections > The TV/Movie Spot
  
    
          join bx


 




that hot ish yesterday


most viewed right now
77 viewing
Apr 27 - Baltimore protest ustream links #freddiegray
1401 comments
@news
most viewed right now
35 viewing
Video inside Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks Aliens, Pyramids, Time Travel, Racial relatio..
75 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
31 viewing
NBA Kevin Love to miss the whole series against the future NBA Champs
155 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
26 viewing
Image inside So Machine Gun Kelly is out here fu-king Amber Rose?
182 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
18 viewing
Image inside The 21 Worst Jokes Ever....
51 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
17 viewing
Video inside Whaling on em. GTA V.
24 comments
@games
most viewed right now
17 viewing
Image inside Drake Called Out Over "No Tellin" & "6 God" Beats; Producer Syk Sense ..
56 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
15 viewing
Video inside Vegeta gets his shine turns Super Sayan God
141 comments
@movies
most viewed right now
15 viewing
Video inside Future - Trap Niggas (Official Music Video)
46 comments
@hiphop

^
contact us   |   bx@twitter   |   bx@facebook   |   privacy   |   search   |   BX 1998-end of time