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Poll: Highest Rated Pilot Episodes of IMDb's Top 250

These are the highest rated pilot episodes of IMDb's Top 250 Live-Action TV Series. Which of these acclaimed episodes is your personal favorite?

(The list doesn't include Mini-Series. In case of a tie, the episode with the higher number of votes is selected.)

Discuss here.

Results of 446 votes:

  1. 1.

    Winter Is Coming (2011)

    Game of Thrones
  2. 2.

    Pilot (2008)

    Breaking Bad
  3. 3.

    Pilot (1989)

    Twin Peaks

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