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Your favorite non-American TV shows.

I'm an American and some of my favorite shows of all time are non-American TV shows. Americanized television can have a certain blandness to it at times. There are lines not crossed that non-American shows are more than happy to cross.

What are some of your favorite non-American television shows?

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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

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Inbetweeners
Young Ones
The Office
Doctor Who
IT Crowd
Bo Selecta
Misfits
Peep Show
Royal Family
Ricky Gervais Show
An Idiot Abroad
Mr Bean


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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Black Adder. I never tire of it.
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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Doctor Who/Torchwood
The Thick of It
Blackadder
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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

A couple korean ones you guys probably never heard of.

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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Doctor Who
Super Sentai
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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Well, seeing as I'm not American I have tons:

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The Royle Family
Only Fools and Horses
Gavin and Stacey
Fawlty Towers
Waterloo Road
Black Adder
Mr. Bean
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (Earlier series) Got pretty bad towards the end.

And many many more.. I could sit here and name them all day to be honest.

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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Possibly my favorite show of all time was an Australian production.


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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

Doctor Who
Only Fools and Horses
Still Game
Mr. Bean
The Inbetweeners
Peep Show
The IT Crowd
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Re: Your favorite non-American TV shows.

I've seen few mentions of Dr. Who. I know the show's history but I have only watched a few episodes with the current doctor. It looks like an awesome show. I've just never gotten around to it yet.

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