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TV Rewind | Arrested Development: The smart comedy that had a painful end

Arrested Development was an instant hit with the awards circuit but not so much with the ratings. The show was quite self-aware in its nature so they mocked their unsure place at the network quite often but through it all, they never faced bad episodes, at least during their original run.

TV Rewind | Two and a Half Men: The initial seasons retain repeat viewing charm

Two and a Half Men was a hilarious sitcom until the off-camera battles took centerstage and the show had to bid adieu to Charlie Sheen. But for those initial seasons, when Charlie Harper was funny and Jake was still a baby, the show had its best run.


TV Rewind | Girls: The show where all relationships were toxic

Created by Lena Dunham, Girls is difficult to get through if you don't accept Hannah's narcissism and childish behaviour from the get-go.

TV Rewind | The Good Wife: The legal drama that engages

The Good Wife ran for seven seasons and was nominated for 43 Primetime Emmy Awards. There have been many legal dramas since but The Good Wife still remains one of the most well-received shows, thanks to its engaging plot and stellar cast.

TV Rewind | Dead Set: Charlie Brooker’s pre-Black Mirror days were just as intense

Dead Set is crisp storytelling at its best. The five episodes have a duration of a little over 2 hours in total, making it a perfect binge-worthy series.

TV Rewind | Dexter: The serial killer with a conscience

Dexter premiered in 2006 and while this wasn't the first time that we were watching a show with a serial killer, this surely was the only show where the serial killer was a vigilante.


TV Rewind | Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: The one that ended too soon

Created by Aaron Sorkin, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip had success written all over it even before it premiered. The show was cancelled just after one season despite generating good ratings.

TV Rewind | The Office: The sitcom that created a new template

The Office started as an adaptation of the British series but soon evolved into being an independent entity. The self-aware documentary format of the show clicked with the audience instantly that allowed the show to have a run of nine seasons.

TV Rewind | Parks and Recreation: The Amy Poehler office drama that focused on the silver lining

Parks and Recreation starring Amy Poehler, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott, Aziz Ansari, Rob Lowe, Rashida Jones, Aubrey Plaza and many others began airing in 2009 and ran for seven seasons.

TV Rewind | Fringe: The underrated sci-fi drama that deserved more

Another gem from JJ Abrams, Fringe was a high concept sci-fi drama which had a fantastic storyline, executed with precision.