2017 - My year in television (Spring)

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1. Best of the Worst (2013– )
Episode: Biohazard, Slaughter High, and Kill Point (2017)

71 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

Mike, Jay and Rich welcome special guest Freddie Williams to the first ever episode of Best of the Worst Selection Series, in which Freddie personally selects all three films for the group to watch.

Stars: Jay Bauman, Rich Evans, Mike Stoklasa, Freddie E. Williams II

Votes: 50

March 20th

2. 19-2 (2014–2017)
Episode: School (2015)

TV-MA | 42 min | Crime, Drama

In the season two premiere, the entire squad is involved in an intensely tragic school shooting which profoundly impacts their lives.

Director: Daniel Grou | Stars: Adrian Holmes, Jared Keeso, Dan Petronijevic, Benz Antoine

Votes: 337

March 25th

3. Star Wars Rebels (2014–2018)
Episode: Zero Hour: Part 1 (2017)

TV-Y7 | 44 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The rebels make their final preparations for the attack on Lothal, but Grand Admiral Thrawn threatens to undo all that they have built.

Director: Justin Ridge | Stars: Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze Jr., Steve Blum

Votes: 1,216

March 25th

4. The Civil War (1990)
Episode: Simply Murder (1863) (1990)

TV-PG | 61 min | Documentary, History, War

By early 1863, Union soldiers with the Army of the Potomac had not been paid for 6 months and supplies were thin. Some 200 men were deserting every day and by January one-quarter of the men... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Barbara Fields, Paul Roebling, James Symington, Sam Waterston

Votes: 301

March 26th

5. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Invasion (2014)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Four peaceful years have since passed with Ragnar as Earl. The time has come for an unlikely alliance to band together in pursuit of a common goal - a new raid on England. A storm pushes ... See full summary »

Director: Ciaran Donnelly | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig, Gustaf Skarsgård

Votes: 4,337

April 1st

6. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: Nobody Knows Anything (1999)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama

Following the arrest of two of his men, Tony suspects a traitor. Efforts to discover who, however, are stymied.

Director: Henry Bronchtein | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 3,791

April 1st

7. The Walking Dead (2010–2022)
Episode: The First Day of the Rest of Your Life (2017)

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

The stakes continue to grow higher as paths cross; The group enacts an intricate plan as the saviors arrive in Alexandria.

Director: Greg Nicotero | Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, Chandler Riggs

Votes: 12,824

April 2nd

8. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Treachery (2014)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The Wessex Viking raid is in full swing and King Ecbert finds himself facing an entirely new kind of foe. While Ragnar races to dominate in the West, Jarl Borg has his own plans in store for the future of Kattegat.

Director: Ken Girotti | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig

Votes: 4,439

April 7th

9. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: Isabella (1999)

TV-MA | 48 min | Crime, Drama

The stress Tony is going through begins to take its toll, and the hit Junior has ordered doesn't help.

Director: Allen Coulter | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 4,213

April 7th

10. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Eye for an Eye (2014)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

A meeting between two great men may pave the way for future compromise as Ragnar and Ecbert come face to face. Jarl Borg now rules Kattegat and with an iron fist and Rollo must now become the leader his people need in Ragnar's absence.

Director: Ken Girotti | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig

Votes: 4,229

April 8th

11. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: The Rickshank Rickdemption (2017)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick, still in galactic prison, puts an intricate escape plan into action. Back on Earth, which is now under federation control, Morty and Summer have an argument about their grandpa.

Directors: Juan Jose Meza-Leon, Wesley Archer, Nathan Litz | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 17,616

April 8th

12. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Total Rickall (2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

The Smith house is locked down after parasites threaten to take over the world by multiplying through flashbacks.

Directors: Juan Jose Meza-Leon, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 14,321

April 8th

13. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: I Dream of Jeannie Cusamano (1999)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

Tony starts cleaning house, while Artie feels torn between keeping the peace in his household, and getting even with Tony for destroying his restaurant.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 4,182

April 8th

14. Better Call Saul (2015–2021)
Episode: Mabel (2017)

TV-14 | 51 min | Crime, Drama

As Chuck plots his next move, another lie comes back to haunt Jimmy. A rattled Mike tries to find out who's been tracking his movements - and how.

Director: Vince Gilligan | Stars: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian

Votes: 6,512

April 10th

15. Best of the Worst (2013– )
Episode: Wheel of the Worst #14 (2017)

43 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

You thought it was dead. You thought wrong. The gang revives the Wheel of the Worst to torture us all!

Stars: Jay Bauman, Josh Davis, Mike Stoklasa, Rich Evans

Votes: 49

April 12th

16. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Pilot (2013)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A strangely eccentric genius scientist and inventor, moves into the home of his daughter and her family and begins to strongly influence his young grandson.

Director: Justin Roiland | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 11,442

April 12th

17. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Lawnmower Dog (2013)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick helps Jerry out with the dog.

Directors: John Rice, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 11,486

April 12th

18. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Anatomy Park (2013)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

It's Christmas. Rick shrinks Morty, injecting him into a homeless man to save Anatomy Park. Jerry tries to have a Christmas free of electronic devices, but regrets his decision when his parents introduce him to their new friend.

Directors: John Rice, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 10,441

April 12th

19. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Answers in Blood (2014)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Lagertha and Ragnar unite once again; Aslaug must face the truth of her prophecies; Athelstan struggles to define his faith; Bjorn must once again make a choice.

Director: Jeff Woolnough | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig

Votes: 4,196

April 13th

20. John Adams (2008)
Episode: Join or Die (2008)

TV-14 | 71 min | Biography, Drama, History

Firebrand Sam Adams tries to dissuade cousin John from defending redcoats in the Boston Massacre, but later John changes his mind and joins the revolutionary cause.

Director: Tom Hooper | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Danny Huston, John Bedford Lloyd

Votes: 785

April 14th

21. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: M. Night Shaym-Aliens! (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick and Morty try to get to the bottom of a mystery.

Directors: Jeff Myers, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 10,534

April 15th

22. John Adams (2008)
Episode: Independence (2008)

TV-MA | 92 min | Biography, Drama, History

After the Battles of Lexington and Concord Adams becomes the voice for independence at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.

Director: Tom Hooper | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Stephen Dillane, David Morse

Votes: 701

April 15th

23. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Meeseeks and Destroy (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick provides the family with a solution to their problems, freeing him up to go on an adventure led by Morty.

Directors: Bryan Newton, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 11,798

April 16th

24. Fargo (2014– )
Episode: The Law of Vacant Places (2017)

TV-MA | 67 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A twisted sibling rivalry leads to murder, mobsters and cutthroat competitive bridge in a small Midwestern town.

Director: Noah Hawley | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, David Thewlis

Votes: 6,435

April 19th

25. Fargo (2014– )
Episode: The Principle of Restricted Choice (2017)

TV-MA | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Gloria deals with the aftermath of the crime, Varga makes a move, and Ray and Nikki move on to their next plan.

Director: Michael Uppendahl | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Goran Bogdan

Votes: 4,579

April 26th

26. Samurai Jack (2001–2017)
Episode: Episode XCVIII (2017)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Jack looks for his sword and Ashi fends off attackers, including someone from her past.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky | Stars: Phil LaMarr, Greg Baldwin, Tara Strong, Grey Griffin

Votes: 791

April 30th

27. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Rick Potion #9 (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

After Rick gives Morty a love potion for a school dance, things quickly spiral out of control when the serum splices with the flu - causing it to spread. Rick and Morty scramble to cure the crisis, making matters worse in the process.

Directors: Stephen Sandoval, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 11,571

May 3rd

28. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Raising Gazorpazorp (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Morty becomes a father to an alien baby, while Rick and Summer get trapped in a dangerous dimension.

Directors: Jeff Myers, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 9,668

May 3rd

29. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Rixty Minutes (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick hooks up the family's TV with interdimensional cable, allowing them to watch infinite TV from across the multiverse.

Directors: Bryan Newton, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 10,802

May 3rd

30. Fargo (2014– )
Episode: The Law of Non-Contradiction (2017)

TV-MA | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Gloria revisits her stepfather's past to try and find some answers.

Director: John Cameron | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, David Thewlis

Votes: 4,867

May 3rd

31. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: Reptilicus (2017)

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

In Jonah Ray's first experiment, he, and his robot friends Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot are subjected by Kinga Forrester and Max, TV's son of TV's Frank, to a terrible Danish made monster movie.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 630

May 6th

32. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: Cry Wilderness (2017)

TV-14 | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

Follows the adventures of a young boy, Paul Cooper, who gets a vision from old pal Bigfoot while he's at boarding school.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 444

May 6th

33. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Something Ricked This Way Comes (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Summer gets a job at a pawn shop owned by the devil. Jerry helps Morty with his science fair project.

Directors: John Rice, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 9,572

May 6th

34. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Close Rick-counters of the Rick Kind (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rick, falsely blamed for Murder by the council of Ricks, begins a cross-dimensional pursuit with the authorities while attempting to prove his innocence.

Directors: Stephen Sandoval, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 12,115

May 6th

35. Rick and Morty (2013– )
Episode: Ricksy Business (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Beth and Jerry head for an iceberg of a date leaving Rick in charge. Morty doesn't get to go on any more adventures if the house isn't in the same condition when they get back.

Directors: Stephen Sandoval, Pete Michels | Stars: Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke

Votes: 9,268

May 6th

36. Samurai Jack (2001–2017)
Episode: Episode XCIX (2017)

TV-14 | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Samurai Jack and Ashi find themselves hunted by one of the Galaxy's deadliest creatures.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky | Stars: Phil LaMarr, Tara Strong, Billy West

Votes: 792

May 7th

37. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: The Time Travelers (2017)

TV-14 | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

A botched experiment hurls a group of scientists into a bleak future full of mutants, androids and catty humans in this 1964 sci-fi romp.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 364

May 7th

38. Fargo (2014– )
Episode: The Narrow Escape Problem (2017)

TV-MA | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Emmit and Sy try to sort things out; Nikki and Ray track down some collateral; Gloria learns more about Maurice.

Director: Michael Uppendahl | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Goran Bogdan

Votes: 4,216

May 10th

39. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: Avalanche (2017)

TV-14 | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

While Jonah and crew dig into a schlocky ski-resort disaster flick starring Rock Hudson and Mia Farrow, Kinga Forrester connects with her long-distance lover.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 376

May 11th

40. Samurai Jack (2001–2017)
Episode: Episode C (2017)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Samurai Jack's worst fear is realized when he faces off against Aku; the demon makes a shocking discovery about Ashi that puts her in grave danger.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky | Stars: Phil LaMarr, Greg Baldwin, Tara Strong, Tom Kenny

Votes: 747

May 13th

41. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: The Beast of Hollow Mountain (2017)

TV-14 | 86 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

Saddle up for a trip to a Mexican ranch with a nasty secret in this part-Western, part-monster movie that's all torture for Jonah and the bots.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 317

May 15th

42. Best of the Worst (2013– )
Episode: Bigfoot vs D.B. Cooper, Black Cougar, and Raw Force (2017)

62 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

Special guest star Len Kabasinski is back on Best of the Worst! This time Mike, Jay, Rich Evans, Jack and Len watch three terrible films.

Stars: Mike Stoklasa, Jay Bauman, Jack Packard, Rich Evans

Votes: 58

May 16th

43. Fargo (2014– )
Episode: The House of Special Purpose (2017)

TV-MA | 61 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Nikki and Ray's retaliation has consequences for Emmit; Gloria and Winnie start connecting the dots.

Director: Dearbhla Walsh | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Goran Bogdan

Votes: 4,025

May 17th

44. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (2017– )
Episode: Starcrash (2017)

TV-14 | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

Perms, skimpy battle outfits and cheap effects abound in this 1978 "Star Wars" knockoff with David Hasselhoff and Christopher Plummer.

Directors: Robert Cohen, Joel Hodgson | Stars: Felicia Day, Patton Oswalt, Jonah Ray, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 325

May 19th

45. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Unforgiven (2014)

TV-14 | 47 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

King Horik returns to Kattegat with a surprising proposition for Ragnar; Lagertha runs into a less than enthusiastic homecoming from her new husband; Athelstan becomes confidant to King Ecbert.

Director: Jeff Woolnough | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig

Votes: 4,263

May 19th

46. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: Blood Eagle (2014)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.6