Suggestions Poll Creators; Why these shows were Cancelled Poll Suggestion: Premature Ejection

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There are 33 Shows that were cancelled long before most fans wanted them to go. Pick one or some, and tell us why you think it or they were/was cancelled. Will put those reasons in with each title. If you keep them brief, multiple reasons can be added.

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For what ever reason the shows in this poll were cancelled way before fans were ready to let them go. Some were moved by network executives thinking that a new favored show needed the time slot that the eventually cancelled show held. Some of our Poll Board Members have supplied what they think led to these shows ejections from the schedule.

Whatever the reason may have been, which one of these cancelled shows is your favorite?

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls049474523/
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TheMovieSmith

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Ed,

I think the Battlestar Gallactica you would be referencing would be the original (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0076984) from 1978. Also, FYC: Agent Carter (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3475734).
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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No, I really did mean the third Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Will add Agent Carter
Care to write a small reason why you think it was cancelled? Or any of the other 33 titles?
Thanks
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TheMovieSmith

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I have no clue why they were cancelled just know they were before their time.
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15yearsIMDber

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It's not a big deal... this happens to the best shows you know...
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Lie to Me (2009–2011)
"They Ran out of Lies"
Terra Nova
The T-Rex union went on Strike
Jericho (2006–2008)
They ran out of gas to power the cars and trucks
Fringe (2008–2013)
They ran out of names for the observers because the writers started with September.
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Deadwood! No-one has the right to cancel anything containing Ian McShane!!!
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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American Gods included!
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NarniaisAwesome

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The Tick Reason: Audiences were ticked off!  :D

Suggestion: Werewolf (1987)  A show I really love, too bad it only lasted less than season with no wrapping up.  
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NarniaisAwesome

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Thanks, lol!
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You could include Swamp Thing. Cancelled after just one episode aired, but for what I have read an incredibly good show.
I want to watch it, even if I know it won't last.
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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That's such a good one, I moved it to position #1
Thanks
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Wow, I didn't know Swamp Thing got cancelled so fast!  I think the plot of the show would be a great reboot, but to me, the trailer for this one looked a little too dark.  I mean, it's rated TV-MA!  I'm so sick of that!  Just because someone likes a good scary show doesn't mean they're gore/trauma fanatics.  :/  Sorry I blew up like that, lol.
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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That's not a Blow up!
That's a very little Poof up!!!
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NarniaisAwesome it is a very mysterious and unusual case: at first it seemed that show was axed due to tax rebate problem with North Carolina but that later was debunked, which leaves people with even more questions then answers. It was rumored that some studio executive is not sure that model would work and hopes to re-model everything on DC Universe after CW DC shows. Hopefully that won't happena and, hopefully, rather active campaign and acclaim will eventually lead to "Swamp Thing" being renewed, eventually. It deserves so, as the show is very well-made, atmospheric and uses a lot of source material. 

Honestly, I can't get how we ended up in the world where campy previous TV outing of Swamp Thing outlived original "Twin Peaks" on national TV lasting for whopping three seasons in 1990-1993 and yet a great new show gets axed that oddly. 1990 show is pure weirdness and I never understood where it got the target audience as fewer people remember watching the show back in the day and out of those fewer also remember really liking it. 
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Yes, studio execs are nuts sometimes, lol.  I'm sure lots of them make sound decisions that benefit everyone both financially and entertainment-wise, but sometimes they baffle me!  :D  There was a show from the 80's called Werewolf.  It's kinda like the Incredible Hulk (a guy turned into a creature being chased by someone and helps people along the way) and it was really fun and good.  After about 15-20 episodes, it was cancelled, supposedly to make room for All in the Family or something like that.  Makes me mad, because it was a very well made show.  I love the 80's music and feel to it, and the performances and special effects are pretty good, too!  Chuck Connors (of The Rifleman) plays an evil werewolf, and nails the part so well!  You should watch it sometime; you might like it.  Here's the pilot on YouTube just in case: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qUe1hQmrJ54 
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Ed: A GIF of my poof-up:
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That was also the issue with Fant4stic, wasn't it?
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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NIA, now you've done it. That bink sound effect is gonna be in my head for hours.
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Ed Jones (XLIX), welcome to ear worm club, where we miss the rains down in Africa. 
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Frightened of things that I've become!
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Hi Dan.
Have filled in the poll with quips. No one got the idea I guess.
Would you please change the poll suggestion and description thread to.........

Poll Suggestion: Premature Ejection Fun

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For what ever reason the shows in this poll were cancelled way before fans were ready to let them go. Some were moved by network executives thinking that a new favored show needed the time slot that the eventually cancelled show held. Well, we have added some other amusing musings as reasons why!

Which one of these amusing musing cancellations is your favorite

Thanks.

Ed :):)




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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Room for 1 more!
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NarniaisAwesome

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1 more show or one more comment?
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Show in the last 25 years with a 8.0 rating