Alias Grace – In 19th-century Canada, a psychiatrist weighs whether a murderess should be pardoned due to insanity.
Peaky Blinders – A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England; centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby.
Mindhunter – In the late 1970s, two FBI agents expand criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters.
The People v. O.J. Simpson, American Crime Story – The story of the 1994-1995 trial of former NFL superstar running back Orenthal James “OJ” Simpson for the murder of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown and her friend, Ronald Lyle Goldman.
Mad Men – A drama about one of New York’s most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm’s most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.
Better Call Saul – The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Jimmy McGill, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The West Wing – Inside the lives of staffers in the West Wing of the White House.
Halt and Catch Fire – Set in the 1980s, this series dramatizes the personal computing boom through the eyes of a visionary, an engineer and a prodigy whose innovations directly confront the corporate behemoths of the time. Their personal and professional partnership will be challenged by greed and ego while charting the changing culture in Texas’ Silicon Prairie.
Rectify – Daniel Holden must put his life back together after serving 19 years on Georgia’s Death Row before DNA evidence calls his conviction into question.
Easy – Intertwined groups of friends in Chicago fumble through the modern maze of love, sex, technology and culture.
The Fall – A seemingly cold but very passionate policewoman goes head to head with a seemingly passionate father who is in fact a cold serialist in this procedural out of Belfast. The only thing they share is their common complexity.
The Crown – Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.
The End of The F***ing World – James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a road trip in search of her real father.
She’s Gotta Have It – The story of one woman and her three lovers. TV series based on the film by Spike Lee.
American Vandal – A true-crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images.
The Good Place – A woman struggles to define what it means to be good.
Lovesick – After finding out he has an STD, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend – A young woman abandons a choice job at a law firm and her life in New York in an attempt to find happiness in the unlikely locale of West Covina, California.
Master of None – The personal and professional life of Dev, a 30-year-old actor in New York.
Bojack Horseman – BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show “Horsin’ Around” in the ’90s, now he’s washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful sweaters
Archer – Covert black ops and espionage take a back seat to zany personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones.
Arrested Development – Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.
Parks and Recreation – The absurd antics of an Indiana town’s public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place.
New Girl – After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behavior very unusual, the men support her – most of the time
Documentary Now! – Documentary Now parodies the current obsession with documentaries. Season one features six different stories and stylistic approaches paying tribute to the doc format.
Disenchantment – The medieval misadventures of a hard-drinking princess, her feisty elf, and her personal demon.
Glow – A look at the personal and professional lives of a group of women who perform for a wrestling organization in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Jane the Virgin – A young, devout Catholic woman discovers that she was accidentally artificially inseminated.
Altered Carbon – Set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored, a prisoner returns to life in a new body and must solve a mind-bending murder to win his freedom.
Dark – A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families.
Black Mirror – An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech world where humanity’s greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.
Arrow – Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Sense8 – A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world’s order.
ACTION AND MYSTERY
Luke Cage – When a sabotaged experiment gives him super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage becomes a fugitive attempting to rebuild his life in Harlem and must soon confront his past and fight a battle for the heart of his city.
Jessica Jones – Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, Jessica Jones tries to rebuild her life as a private investigator, dealing with cases involving people with remarkable abilities in New York City.
Daredevil – Matt Murdock, with his other senses superhumanly enhanced, fights crime as a blind lawyer by day, and vigilante by night.
Broadchurch – The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.
Dark Tourist – From a nuclear lake to a haunted forest, New Zealand filmmaker and journalist David Farrier (‘Tickled’) visits unusual — and often macabre — tourism spots around the world.
Dirty Money – A Netflix Original Series documenting various stories about exposing the greed, corruption, and crime spreading through the global economy.
Explained – A documentary series that looks to explore the big questions of today.
Evil Genius: The True Story of America’s Most Diabolical Bank Heist – The extraordinary story of the “pizza bomber heist” and the FBI’s investigation into a bizarre collection of suspects.
Wild Wild Country – When the world’s most controversial guru builds a utopian city deep in the Oregon desert, conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal. A true story.
Ugly Delicious – Chef David Chang travels around the world tasting food from different cultures.
Rotten – Rotten dives deep into the food production underworld to expose the corruption, waste and real dangers behind your everyday eating habits.
Chef’s Table – Chef’s Table goes inside the lives and kitchens of six of the world’s most renowned international chefs. Each episode focuses on a single chef and their unique look at their lives, talents and passion from their piece of culinary heaven.
The Keepers – A seven-part docuseries about the unsolved murder of a nun and the horrific secrets and pain that linger nearly five decades after her death.
Twin Peaks – An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks.
Cheers – The regulars of the Boston bar Cheers share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name.
Freaks and Geeks – A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year.