10 episodes of The Venture Bros. that show why fandom is both the best and the worst

When it started, The Venture Bros. was an unsubtle parody of Jonny Quest, centering on a super-scientist, a burly bodyguard, and a couple of rambunctious teens who love a good adventure but are also just a hair too naïve to really survive for long on their own. Calling it a Jonny Quest parody now is almost comically…

Before TV revivals happened every day, Adult Swim turned Home Movies’ camera back on

Before NBC saved Brooklyn Nine-Nine, before full-scale original-cast revivals were a regular TV thing, even before rerun ratings and DVD sales pulled Family Guy and Futurama back off of the shelf, there was Home Movies. The humble animated comedy about an aspiring young filmmaker played by and named Brendon Small had…

A look at 10 episodes that showcase the highs and lows of Showtime’s Weeds

Set in the fictional Los Angeles suburb of Agrestic, California—a town remarkably lenient on marijuana use—Weeds follows Nancy Botwin (Mary-Louise Parker), an affluent single mother of two, as she learns the business of selling drugs. In honor of today’s “holiday,” we’re taking a look at 10 episodes that best…

10 sketches that showcase the wit of MTV’s often-overlooked gem The State

1993 was a time when seemingly every network was trying to get in on the sketch-comedy craze. Saturday Night Live was already an institution at that point, Fox was trying to compete with In Living Color and The Ben Stiller Show, Canada had The Kids In The Hall, and future cult favorites MADtv, The Dana Carvey Show, …

Dan’s not dead: 10 episodes of Roseanne to get you ready for the revival

Roseanne ended more than 20 years ago with a controversial two-part finale that basically undid the events of the final season, and killed Dan in the process. But like most things in Hollywood, neither Dan nor Roseanne stayed dead for long. NBC’s revival of the popular sitcom premieres next Tuesday, March 27, with…

10 episodes of Sex And The City that showcase its dedication to enduring female friendships

It’s been a little over 14 years since the final episode of Sex And The City aired, but the weekly misadventures of Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda remain one of HBO’s most influential properties. If you’re unfamiliar with the show and don’t know where to start, we’ve rounded up the 10 most representative…

New Girl’s evolution from “adorkable” to sitcom gold, in 10 steps

With so many new series popping up on streaming services and DVD, it gets harder and harder to keep up with recent shows, much less the all-time classics. With TV Club 10, we point you toward the 10 episodes that best represent a TV series, classic or modern. They might not be the 10 best episodes, but they’re the 10…

10 episodes of Charmed about sisters who just happen to be witches

With so many new series popping up on streaming services and DVD, it gets harder and harder to keep up with recent shows, much less the all-time classics. With TV Club 10, we point you toward the 10 episodes that best represent a TV series, classic or modern. They might not be the 10 best episodes, but they’re the 10…

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