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Best Showtime TV Shows

Brothers

Brothers

9/10
July 13, 1984 on Showtime
Two conservative men support their younger brother when he comes out as gay, and help him navigate being openly homosexual in 1980s Philadelphia.
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    GenresComedy
    Number Of Seasons5
    NetworksShowtime
    First Air DateJuly 13, 1984
    Last Air DateApril 1, 1989
    StatusEnded
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    Huff

    Huff

    8.7/10
    November 7, 2004 on Showtime
    Huff is an American television comedy-drama series produced by Sony Pictures Television for Showtime. The series was created by Bob Lowry and features Hank Azaria as Dr. Craig "Huff" Huffstodt, a psychiatrist whose life changes abruptly when a 15-year-old
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      GenresDrama
      Number Of Seasons2
      Created ByBob Lowry
      NetworksShowtime
      First Air DateNovember 7, 2004
      Last Air DateJune 25, 2006
      StatusCanceled
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      The Paper Chase

      The Paper Chase

      8.7/10
      September 9, 1978 on Showtime
      Critically lauded drama about the life and pressures of a group of students at a prestigious Eastern law school, with a strict and domineering contract-law professor named Charles Kingsfield, who alternately inspires and terrifies the students.
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        GenresDrama
        Number Of Seasons4
        NetworksShowtime
        First Air DateSeptember 9, 1978
        Last Air DateMay 2, 1986
        StatusEnded
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        Stargate SG-1

        Stargate SG-1

        8.1/10
        July 27, 1997 on Showtime
        The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an elite
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        GenresAction & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
        Number Of Seasons10
        Created ByBrad Wright
        NetworksShowtime
        First Air DateJuly 27, 1997
        Last Air DateJune 22, 2007
        StatusEnded
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        Queer As Folk

        Queer As Folk

        8/10
        December 3, 2000 on Showtime
        Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an unapologetic loo
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          GenresDrama
          Number Of Seasons5
          Created ByRon Cowen
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateDecember 3, 2000
          Last Air DateAugust 7, 2005
          StatusEnded
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          Dexter

          Dexter

          8/10
          October 1, 2006 on Showtime
          Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have slipped through the cr
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          GenresCrime, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
          Number Of Seasons8
          Created ByJames Manos, Jr.
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateOctober 1, 2006
          Last Air DateSeptember 22, 2013
          StatusEnded
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          Shameless

          Shameless

          7.9/10
          January 9, 2011 on Showtime
          Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be... perhaps better off. When Frank's not at the bar spending what little money they have, he's passed out on the floor. But the kids hav
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          GenresDrama, Comedy
          Number Of Seasons9
          Created ByPaul Abbott
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJanuary 9, 2011
          Last Air DateOctober 21, 2018
          StatusReturning Series
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          Billions

          Billions

          7.8/10
          January 17, 2016 on Showtime
          A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his consi
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          GenresDrama
          Number Of Seasons4
          Created ByAndrew Ross Sorkin
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJanuary 17, 2016
          Last Air DateJune 10, 2018
          StatusReturning Series
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          Dead Like Me

          Dead Like Me

          7.8/10
          June 27, 2003 on Showtime
          Dead Like Me follows a group of undead grim reapers tasked with shepherding the recently departed into the afterlife.
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          GenresSci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama, Comedy
          Number Of Seasons2
          Created ByBryan Fuller
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJune 27, 2003
          Last Air DateOctober 31, 2004
          StatusCanceled
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          Episodes

          Episodes

          7.7/10
          January 9, 2011 on Showtime
          A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
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          GenresComedy
          Number Of Seasons5
          Created ByJeffrey Klarik
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJanuary 9, 2011
          Last Air DateOctober 8, 2017
          StatusEnded
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          Sleeper Cell

          Sleeper Cell

          7.7/10
          December 4, 2005 on Showtime
          A chilling and unflinching look at all sides of a complicated issue, focusing on an African-American Muslim who joins an Islamic sleeper terrorist cell in the United States while working undercover for the FBI.
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          GenresCrime, Drama
          Number Of Seasons2
          Created ByCyrus Voris
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateDecember 4, 2005
          Last Air DateDecember 17, 2006
          StatusEnded
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          Penny Dreadful

          Penny Dreadful

          7.6/10
          May 11, 2014 on Showtime
          Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves
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          GenresDrama
          Number Of Seasons3
          Created ByJohn Logan
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateMay 11, 2014
          Last Air DateJune 19, 2016
          StatusEnded
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          Who Is America?

          Who Is America?

          7.6/10
          July 15, 2018 on Showtime
          A satirical half-hour series from comedian Sacha Baron Cohen exploring the diverse individuals, from the infamous to the unknown across the political and cultural spectrum, who populate our unique nation.
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          GenresComedy, News
          Number Of Seasons1
          Created BySacha Baron Cohen
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJuly 15, 2018
          Last Air DateAugust 26, 2018
          StatusEnded
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          The Borgias

          The Borgias

          7.6/10
          June 24, 2011 on Showtime
          Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth for h
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          GenresAction & Adventure, Drama
          Number Of Seasons3
          Created ByNeil Jordan
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJune 24, 2011
          Last Air DateJune 16, 2013
          StatusCanceled
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          Escape at Dannemora

          Escape at Dannemora

          7.6/10
          November 18, 2018 on Showtime
          The stranger-than-fiction account of a prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, which spawned a massive manhunt for two convicted murderers who were aided in their escape by a married female prison employee with whom they both became sexual
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          GenresDrama
          Number Of Seasons1
          Created ByMichael Tolkin
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateNovember 18, 2018
          Last Air DateDecember 30, 2018
          StatusEnded
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          The Tudors

          The Tudors

          7.6/10
          April 1, 2007 on Showtime
          The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
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          GenresDrama, History, Romance
          Number Of Seasons4
          Created ByMichael Hirst
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateApril 1, 2007
          Last Air DateJune 20, 2010
          StatusEnded
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          Californication

          Californication

          7.5/10
          August 13, 2007 on Showtime
          A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
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          GenresComedy, Drama
          Number Of Seasons7
          Created ByTom Kapinos
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateAugust 13, 2007
          Last Air DateJune 29, 2014
          StatusEnded
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          Ray Donovan

          Ray Donovan

          7.4/10
          June 30, 2013 on Showtime
          Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the Donovan family to its
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          GenresDrama
          Number Of Seasons6
          Created ByAnn Biderman
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateJune 30, 2013
          Last Air DateJanuary 6, 2019
          StatusReturning Series
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          Kidding

          Kidding

          7.4/10
          September 9, 2018 on Showtime
          Jeff, aka Mr. Pickles, is an icon of children's TV. But when his family begins to implode, Jeff finds no fairy tale or fable or puppet will guide him through this crisis, which advances faster than his means to cope. The result: a kind man in a cruel worl
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          GenresDrama, Comedy
          Number Of Seasons1
          Created ByDave Holstein
          NetworksShowtime
          First Air DateSeptember 9, 2018
          Last Air DateNovember 11, 2018
          StatusReturning Series
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