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What can I stream right now?

Did you know...? Many movies assigned in courses are available to Penn students, faculty, and staff, through streaming video-on-demand services through the Penn Libraries--Kanopy, Swank Digital Campus, Academic Video Online (AVON), Projectr, and Docuseek--or the Penn Video Network. This page highlights recommended films, sorted by decade or genre.

This page features a limited selection and is continuously updated. Scroll over titles for a description. Search Franklin and limit to Format: Video, for more.

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This list comes from Rob Sheffield's list of 100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time

These links to streaming sources online or DVDs in the Penn Libraries collection are for the benefit of Television Studies and History researchers.

The Van Pelt Video Collection and the video collection at the Annenberg School for Communication Library include many classic and newer television series from the U.S. and other parts of the world, but may not include recently aired seasons or make the full history of a particular series available. If a season of a TV program is missing a link below, or you would like to know about the availability of a program not in this list, please feel free to Suggest a Purchase or Ask a Question.

Order  Title  Years on air DVD
1. The Sopranos 1999-2007 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6pt1 S6pt2 
2. The Wire 2002-2008 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
3. Breaking Bad 2008-2013 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5pt1 S5pt2
4. Mad Men 2007-2015 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7pt1 S7pt2
5. Seinfeld 1989-1998 S1&2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9
6. The Simpsons 1989-present S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10
      S11 S12 S13 S14 S15 S16 S17 
      S18 S19 S20
7. The Twilight Zone 1959-1964 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
8. Saturday Night Live 1975-present S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
9. All in the Family 1971-1979 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 
10. The Daily Show 1996-present n/a
11. Freaks and Geeks 1999-2000 Complete series
12. Game of Thrones 2011-2019 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8
13. Late Night with David Letterman 1982-2015 n/a
14. The Larry Sanders Show 1992-1998 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 
15. The West Wing 1999-2006 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7
16. M*A*S*H 1972-1983 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10 S11
17. Twin Peaks 1990-1991 S1&2
18. Star Trek 1966-1969 S1 S2 S3
19. Curb Your Enthusiasm 2000-present S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10 S11
20. Cheers 1982-1993 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10 S11
21. The Office (U.K.) 2001-2003 S1 S2
22. Louie 2010-2015 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
23. Deadwood 2004-2006 S1 S2 S3
24. Friday Night Lights 2006-2011 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
25. Veep 2012-2019 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7
26. Friends 1994-2004 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10
27. Arrested Development 2003-2019 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5
28. The X-Files 1993-2002 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 S9 S10 S11


Homer Simpson at the Button
(The Simpsons S19, E11)


Famous shows starting with A

  • The Abbott and Costello Show
  • The Addams Family
  • The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
  • The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin
  • Aldrich Family
  • Alfred Hitchcock Presents
  • Ally McBeal
  • Amos 'N' Andy
  • Andy Griffith Show
  • A-Team
  • The Avengers

Famous shows not starting with A

  • Babylon 5
  • Bachelor Father
  • Baretta
  • Barney Miller
  • Batman
  • Baywatch
  • The Beauty and the Beast
  • Benson
  • The Beverly Hillbillies
  • Beverly Hills 90210
  • Bewitched
  • The Bionic Woman
  • Blossom
  • Bonanza
  • Bosom Buddies
  • The Brady Bunch
  • Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
  • Cagney & Lacey
  • The Carol Burnett Show
  • Charlie's Angels
  • Chico and the Man
  • CHiPS
  • The Cisco Kid
  • Coach
  • Columbo
  • Dallas
  • Dennis the Menace
  • Designing Women
  • The Dick van Dyke Show
  • Diff'rent Strokes
  • The Donna Reed Show
  • Doogie Howser, M.D.
  • The Doris Day Show
  • Dragnet
  • The Dukes of Hazzard
  • Dynasty
  • The Edge of Night
  • Eight is Enough
  • Ellen
  • The Facts of Life
  • Family Matters
  • Family Ties
  • Father Knows Best
  • The Flintstones
  • The Frank Sinatra Show
  • Frasier
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel Air
  • Gilligan's Island
  • Gimme a Break!
  • The Goldbergs
  • Growing Pains
  • Hawaii Five-O
  • Hazel
  • Head of the Class
  • Hee Haw
  • Hill Street Blues
  • Hogan's Heroes
  • Howdy Doody
  • I Dream of Jeannie
  • It's Garry Shandling's Show
  • The Jack Benny Program
  • The Jackie Gleason Show
  • The Jetsons
  • Julia
  • Kate and Allie
  • Knight Rider
  • Kojak
  • L.A. Law
  • Lassie
  • Laugh-In
  • Laverne & Shirley
  • Leave it to Beaver
  • Life Goes On
  • The Life of Riley
  • Little House on the Prairie
  • The Lone Ranger
  • Lost in Space
  • Love Boat
  • The Lucy Show
  • MacGyver
  • Mad About You
  • Magnum P.I.
  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
  • Mannix
  • The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
  • Married… with Children
  • Maverick
  • Max Headroom
  • McHale's Navy vMedical Center
  • Miami Vice
  • The Milton Berle Show
  • Mister Ed
  • Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
  • Mod Squad
  • The Monkees
  • Moonlighting
  • Mork & Mindy
  • Munsters
  • Murder, She Wrote
  • Murphy Brown
  • My Three Sons
  • The Nanny
  • Night Court
  • Northern Exposure
  • Odd Couple
  • One Day at a Time
  • The Partridge Family
  • Perry Mason
  • Peter Gunn
  • Peyton Place
  • Picket Fences
  • The Practice
  • The Real McCoys
  • Ted Mack's Original Amateur Hour
  • Room 222
  • St. Elsewhere
  • Sanford and Son
  • Six Million Dollar Man
  • Soap
  • Survivor
  • That Girl
  • Three's Company
  • The Tracey Ullman Show
  • Twin Peaks
  • The Untouchables
  • Wagon Train
  • The Waltons
  • Welcome Back, Kotter
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