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List Rules Television shows canceled between January and December of 2014. Upvote the show you like the most and think should not have been cancelled. Downvote the worst shows that were right to be canceled.

This list of 2014's canceled shows will include all major television programs that get the ax over the course of the year on any network, including cable TV. Which shows will survive and which will be yanked? These days, networks act fast: If a show isn't performing ratings-wise, network execs don't hesitate to cancel it, sometimes after just one or two episodes. Producing programs is an expensive business, and the competition for ratings is fierce. Many networks just decide to cut their losses early, before things get totally out of hand.

Which TV shows got canceled in 2014? Expect this list to grow greatly as the season unfolds. Already, in January of 2014, NBC pulled the plug on the Sean Hayes sitcom "Sean Saves the World," stopping production even though it had committed to five additional episodes. The year began as a perilous one for comedies (most of which were not on this list of the best current TV sitcoms, by the way). HBO decided to nix two of its new comedies, "Hello Ladies" and "Family Tree," after just one season each. Dramas were also on the block, with ABC yanking the spy miniseries "The Assets" after just two episodes aired (the show was supposed to be an eight-parter).

So, take a look at this list, vote up the shows you loved the most, and will miss the most, and vote down any that you absolutely agree needed to be canceled. Just remember: For every show canceled, at least one, or possibly five more, will grow in its place. Don't lose hope, because new TV shows in 2014 do look promising. Check out this list of the new TV trailers for 2014. See? Hope springs eternal!
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Almost Human is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Almost Human Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly

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346 245
Community is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Community Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover

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246 299
Raising Hope is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Raising Hope Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt

4
213 249
Revolution is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Revolution Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Giancarlo Esposito

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154 194
Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Intelligence Josh Holloway, Meghan Ory, John Billingsley

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226 311
The Crazy Ones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Crazy Ones Robin Williams, Sarah Michelle Gellar, James Wolk

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151 238
Enlisted is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Enlisted Geoff Stults, Chris Lowell, Parker Young

8
222 291
Being Human is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Being Human Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington

9
106 190
The Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Neighbors Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito, Simon Templeman

10
111 200
Dracula is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Dracula Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Kretschmann

11
130 251
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland Sophie Lowe, Michael Socha, Peter Gadiot

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210 349
The Michael J. Fox Show is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Michael J. Fox Show Michael J. Fox, Betsy Brandt, Wendell Pierce

13
106 203
Surviving Jack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Surviving Jack Christopher Meloni, Rachael Harris, Connor Buckley

14
122 201
Trophy Wife is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Trophy Wife Malin Akerman, Bradley Whitford, Michaela Watkins

15
117 191
The Tomorrow People is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Tomorrow People Robbie Amell, Peyton List, Luke Mitchell

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180 218
Suburgatory is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Suburgatory Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin

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114 204
Believe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Believe Jake McLaughlin, Johnny Sequoyah, Jamie Chung

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143 200
Kitchen Nightmares is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Kitchen Nightmares Gordon Ramsay

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114 260
Killer Women is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Killer Women Tricia Helfer, Michael Trucco, Marc Blucas

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67 154
Men at Work is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Men at Work Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch

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89 215
Ravenswood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Ravenswood Nicole Gale Anderson, Tyler Blackburn, Steven Cabral

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77 192
Mind Games is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Mind Games Christian Slater, Steve Zahn, Megalyn Echikunwoke

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70 178
Rake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Rake Greg Kinnear, Joanne Baron, David Harbour

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44 151
Hostages is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Hostages Billy Brown, Dylan McDermott, Toni Collette

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67 179
Super Fun Night is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Super Fun Night Ashley Tisdale, Rebel Wilson, Jacki Weaver

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32 38
Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Witches of East End Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston

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43 57
Crisis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Selfie Gillian Anderson, Rachael Taylor, Halston Sage

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85 193
Growing Up Fisher is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Growing Up Fisher Jenna Elfman, Jason Bateman, J.K. Simmons

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90 206
Dads is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014

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77 80
Longmire is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Longmire Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips

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175 333
Sean Saves the World is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Sean Saves the World Sean Hayes, Megan Hilty, Echo Kellum

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8 5
Back in the Game is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Back in the Game James Caan, Maggie Lawson, Lenora Crichlow

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63 181
Bad Teacher is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Bad Teacher Kristin Davis, Sara Gilbert, David Alan Grier

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54 157
Legit is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Legit Jim Jeffries

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7 2
Hannibal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
InsecureSpike added Hannibal Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas

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79 183
Friends With Better Lives is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Friends With Better Lives James Van Der Beek, Majandra Delfino, Zoe Lister-Jones

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134 302
The X Factor (U.S.) is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The X Factor (U.S.) Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, L.A. Reid

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55 178
Mixology is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Mixology Adam Campbell, Adan Canto, Alexis Carra

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4 4
In the Flesh is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
freckled-jesus added In the Flesh Luke Newberry, Harriet Cains, Marie Critchley

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Chozen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Chozen Nick Swardson, Hannibal Buress, Michael Peña

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1 3
The Pete Holmes Show is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Pete Holmes Show Pete Holmes

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63 163
Star-Crossed is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Star-Crossed Aimee Teegarden, Matt Lanter, Grey Damon

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58 156
Sam & Cat is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Sam & Cat Jennette McCurdy, Ariana Grande, Cameron Ocasio

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71 194
The Carrie Diaries is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Carrie Diaries AnnaSophia Robb, Austin Butler, Ellen Wong

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26 26
Franklin & Bash is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Franklin & Bash Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Breckin Meyer, Reed Diamond

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82 240
Hello Ladies is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Hello Ladies Stephen Merchant, Christine Woods, Nate Torrence

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33 119
Sons of Guns is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Sons of Guns William Hayden

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29 52
Dallas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
Dallas Larry Hagman, Ken Kercheval, Patrick Duffy

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27 114
The Listener is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
The Listener Mylène Dinh-Robic, Lauren Lee Smith, Colm Feore

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34 177
See Dad Run is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best TV Shows That Were Canceled in 2014
See Dad Run Scott Baio, Alanna Ubach, Ryan Newman