If you enjoyed Money Heist, then meet Lupin, another non-English language show with an action-packed story. This time we are in France, where professional thief Assane Diop carries out his mission of revenge on the man responsible for his father. Inspired by a book on the thief gentleman Arsène Lupine, Assane uses disguises, thief skills and a good dose of charisma to expose the crimes of the rich and powerful Hubert Pellegrini.
Bridgerton is practically an addictive show. Known as Jane Austen but with sex the playperiod has a little more value: with lavish production design and colorful costumes, this is Regency London as you've rarely seen. In the dating scene of the early 19th century, the romantic adventures of Bridgerton's siblings are captured by an outrageous newsletter, written by Regency London's version of Gossip Girl, voiced by none other than Julie Andrews. Settle in for this visit worthy of the gorges.
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At the start , Cobra Kai, a series based on the Karate Kid films, may seem like a cynical spinoff from the martial arts franchise. But it has become one of Netflix's most popular shows, thankse to characters and a good dose of nostalgia. The series follows Johnny Lawrence, 34 years after he was punched in the face by Daniel LaRusso. Taking this subversive point of view, Cobra Kai is three seasons of self-awareness, light and full of heartfelt pleasure.
The Queen 's Gambit
How to make chess the exciting centerpiece of a passing tale As an adult, you turn it into a cocktail of sleek graphics, a '60s rock soundtrack and the magnetic Anya Taylor-Joy as Beth Harmon, one of the youngest (and not very feminine) ) chess players in the world. The fictional story of The Queen 's Gambit , named after a chess opening, follows its rise to Orphanage to overthrow the best players in the world - as long as his drug addiction and bags of wine bottles don't get in the way.
Netflix's first original Korean series doesn't fire any punches. A zombie horror with a web of The political background of the Joseon period to sprawl over, Kingdom is for those who love a genre that pumps blood with a bloody imagination. Season 1 sees Crown Prince Lee Chang embroiled in a political conspiracy, as he does not investigate a mysterious plague, it is immersed in a thrillerlife or death, with a hint of royal dynasty in play.
The End of F *** ing World
If you like your dark British humor, look no further than The End of The F *** ing World. Psychopath James (Alex Lawther) elaborates a plan to kill Alyssa (Jessica Barden) while running away from their ugly parents. But as they cross the open road and commit some violent crimes, their callous hearts soften and they develop feelings of it. one for the other Surprising, fast-paced and surreal, the two seasons of this deadpan teenager of a show, with his headphones pumping the best sad '50s, 60s and 70s doo-wop , will blow your mind.
Before it electrifies everyone with the perfect word-for-word Fleabag, Phoebe Waller-Bridge wrote a six-part comedy that showcased the early stages of her astonishing talent. Crashing follows six twenty-year-olds living in a disused hospital, casually observing the rules strict in exchange for cheap rent. The weird characters turn expectations down whenever it gets hilarious, with Waller-Bridge falling down as Lulu as a ukulele player. Not just disrupting the configuration of friends, she sometimes finds herself in extremely dark situations ( see too delicate aunt Gladys ).
Criminal offers you four series of Police procedures channeling Line of Duty, with each episode centered around a selected suspect separately during a room interrogation.The twist: Each series takes place in a different country and language - Spanish, French, German and English - but they use exactly the same concept and the same set.tightly ed cat and mouseions, with masterclass performances like David Tennant, Hayley Atwell - and in season 2, Kit Harington - it's fascinating to see how the limited sets are used differently by different teams of police.
David Fincher runs a stash of episodes in the series of two seasons of this psychological crime thriller ( the third is indefinitely pending ), so meticulous visuals and captivating storylines areAn evidence. Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) is an FBI special agent, sent to interview serial killers in prison to build a profile of what motivates them. Cameron Britton as real-life serial killer Ed Kemper is absolutely creepy. Mindhunter is smarter and richer than your average crime show, sort of growing up with its complex characters. It would be a shame if the third season didn't happen ( although it appears to be ).
From esTaken from Britt Marling and Zal Batmanglij, The OA has it all: mystery, sci-fi, supernatural, and even a hint of whimsy for good measure. We follow Prairie, a young woman who reappears after missing for seven years. She Was Blind, But Not Now, her name is OA, and she is sweeping a crowd of Midwesterners of all ages and walks of life in her mission to save lives. Sadly, Netflix canceled the OA after Season 2, but this great, inventive and human sci-fi is still worth checking out.
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Binging sex education is obvious: the self-conscious mishmashme and possessed by John Hughes of American and British high school culture is a cheerful breeze to watch. We follow Otis (Asa Butterfield), the son of a sex therapist (Gillian Anderson), as he embarks ks on his sexual awakening. Explicit sex discussions and scenes are approached in a refreshing and honest way. Built around a cast
The Haunting of Hill House
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Mike Flanagan's The Haunting of Hill House, loosely based on Shirley Jackson's novel of the same name, weaves its horror into a deeply moving story about a broken family.After growing up in a haunted house, the Fears can't ignore their past and must do what you never want to do: descend back down those dark hallways. The awe-inspiring backdrops will appeal to horror fans, but it's the sad story of the Fears that, yes, will haunt you for days on end. Good news: The second chapter of the anthology, The Haunting of Bly Manor, is out for Halloween.
Germany 's response to Stranger Things deliberately takes its time before entering places that are completely fascinating and originals. A sci-fi noir Dar k folds time travel, plots and separated families into one story.re from generation to generation triggered by the disappearance of a child. If those kind of meticulously crafted layers are what you're looking for in your storytelling, settle in. All three seasons of Dark's meditative look at time travel and its effects on human nature are waiting to hit you head-on.
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While Charlie Brooker 's dark tech anthology series may be hit and miss , at its best, Black Mirror packs its mini-films with an exploration of futuristic technological ideas at tthrough painfully human stories. One of those is San Junipero, who follows two 80s women (slam soundtrack) as they fall for each other in a way that they could not do in their "real" life outside of the seaside town. The technical side is revealed with awesome timing, and in general the series explores the consequences of our wired lives in disturbing and at times uplifting ways.
A show inspired by the true story of the first professional syndicate '80s Wrestling? Starring Alison Brie? Produced by Jenji Kohan? Dreams Come True. GLOW's purely fun comedy, filled with peEccentric female characters, teamed up with campiness and underdog triumphs and soars. Season 3 progresses deeper into the life of its persified ensemble, with a fourth and final season set to crown this ravishing body in the ring.
Sumptuous is a word to describe the production values of The drama of the Crown on the British monarchy.After the life of Queen Elizabeth II, from her twenties with a powerful performance by Claire Foy, The Crown captures the great workings of historical events au deeper in Buckingham Palace. Characters like Winston Churchill, Princess Margaret, Margaret Thatcher and others are treated with the highest cinematic sophistication. A fifth and the sixth season is about to complete your knowledge of the Queen's reign at the start of the 21st century.
Russian Doll takes her Groundhog Day premise and demolishes it in the most unpredictable way. Natasha Lyonne is the crackling spark at the center of her mystere in a time loop, playing Nadia, a game developer who repeatedly dies on the night of her 36th birthday. The show co-created by Amy Poehler uses time travel to explore self-reflection on a whole new level, making it a unique date.
This miniseries, based on a true story of rape , skillfully navigates her disturbing and delicate subject matter with the help of a remarkable performance by Kaitlyn Dever She plays Marie, a teenage girl accused of lying about rape, but of course it's more complicated than that. Toni Collette and Merritt Wever team up as smart detectives who see what others failt, adding a new layer to the delicate and powerful triumph of Incredible.
Master of None
On the surface, a comedy about a 30-year-old New Yorker who loves his pasta, Master of None casually launches nuanced episodes and moving about immigrant families and their second generation children. Then he posts an entire episode on Tinder. Dev's relatable experiences bubble with the wit and charm of creator and star Aziz Ansari and, personal controversy apart, the romantic and cultural themes he explores are remarkably mature.
This miniseries is based on a memoir and told mostly in Yiddish with minute detail. Almost a thriller, Unorthodox follows 19-year-old Esty Shapiro who escapes her arranged marriage in an ultra-Orthodox Brooklyn community. She ends up in Berlin, exploring a new life outside of the strict beliefs she grew up in, but her community doesn't let go so easily. With a stunning performance by Shira Haas, Unorthodox brings you allows one to step into an endlessly fascinating world.
I have never done so
Devi is your average high school kid who wants nothing more than to be cool and have a boyfriend. But it's hard to stay shredded after your father dies. Mindy Kaling's coming-of-age story covers familiar territory and yet she stands out from the pack in a number of ways. Get this: Her narrator is John McEnroe. The Sports Bond is just one layer of this surprising and charming spectacle, portraying an Indian family living in California. You've seen these stories before, but not with these unique characters.
This series is rated by a lot ( and Netflix loves you for it ), but in case you haven't heard all the noise is on, Money Heist is, yes, on a heist. The mastermind that does the Ocean 's Eleven prep work with equally satisfying revelations is the professor. He has banks in his sights and we see how his intricate plans play out. combine with flashbacks, time jumps and even an unreliable narrator. This is a captivating television with a distinct Spanish identity - don't be put off by the subtitles.
Dead To Me
If you're looking for a female-led show with a dark sense of humor and a mystery, Dead To Me offers It's all in spades. This underrated series is about the friendship between Linda Cardellini's Judy and Christina Applegate's Jen, total opposites that bond around wine, family and murder. Twists and turns and revelations keep the momentum going, while you enjoy spending time with these flawed but brilliant women.
Netflix wisely reclaimed the rights to Peaky Blinders and there are five seasons, with two more to come, to go through the astonishing rise of Birmingham ganger leader in the 1900s, Thomas Shelby . Get ready for a fascinating performance by Cillian Murphy in this fami ly saga which has a fantastic amount of fun and flair showing Shelby's relationships with other gangs, the police and the occasional lover.
After Life n 'Maybe not a classic like Ricky Gervais ' The Office and Extras, but it 'sa show you ' ll want to settle in with. Set in the sleepy fictional town of Tambury, it follows the journaliste Tony, played by show creator Gervais in impressive and dramatic territory. Tony is in mourning after the love of the death of his life from cancer. While the series is steeped in melancholy, there are magical moments when Tony unleashes priceless brutal, brutal, and priceless layoffs from eccentric and boring townspeople (to him). But you always know that he is on the right path to accepting his grief and forming good relationships with those around him.
Another must-see show, Derry Girls follows the misadventures of Erin and her friends in the 1990s in Derry, Ireland. Their teenage woes are twinneds to antics from their equally hilarious Us Parents, set against a backdrop of conflict in Northern Ireland. While you can draw comparisons to The Inbetweeners, Derry Girls taps into its own well of charm, and the historical context sets the stage for some surprisingly dark humor.
Three fascinating seasons of The Sinner await open, each centered around a murder committed by an unlikely offender under even stranger circumstances. Season 1 follows Jessica Biel's Cora, who stabs a man to death on a beach in a sudden frenzy, but doesn't know why. C It's up to Bill Pullman's Detective Ambrose to unravel the shocking eventss ingrained in his psyche that led to his outbreak.
This miniseries dates back to a few years ago, but in case you missed it, it's definitely worth a visit. of The Sinner, Alias Grace returns to the past of her young female protagonist to understand why she commits a murder, of which she has no memory. An adaptation of a novel by Margaret Atwood, the show stars a mesmerizing Sarah Gadon as Irish immigrant Grace, leading a hectic life as a servant to a family in colonial Toronto. Based in part on a true story, this isn't. is not a simple mystery withc simple answers and that 's what makes it all the more captivating.
Lovesick is an easy and enjoyable viewing with a premise conducive to the embarrassing humor we can all relate to. Helpless lover Dylan discovers that he has chlamydia and needs to track down past adventures and let them know that they might have some too. A flashback tale keeps things interesting, especially when attention turns to the feelings of Dylan and his best friend Evie For each other. He never enters soapy territory, with an eccentric but adorable supporting cast playing English roommates in a Glasgo setting.w.
Bodyguard broke records when it first aired in Britain, going from cliffhanger to cliffhanger at an unrelenting pace. perhaps the definition of unstoppable frenzy, not surprisingly given that it comes from the mind of Line of Duty's Jed Mercurio. Game of Thrones 'Richard Madden plays the titular bodyguard, who suffers from PTSD after serving in the Afghan war. In addition to that, he is charged with protecting the Minister ofInterior (Keeley Hawes), whose politics he despises. Taking provocative turns and crafting one of the best 20 minute opening scenes , Bodyguard is an expert balancing act in tension reinforcement.
It wouldn't be a better list without Stranger Things. If, one way or another, you missed the Duffer Brothers horror vs 80s horror and Steven Spielberg, things are about to get going.tubular ir. We follow El, an almost mute girl who has been the subject of science experiments. She develops telekinetic powers, which she uses to fend off the monsters that invade a frightening alternate dimension. Indiana world Hawkins is nicely detailed for anyone in need of a nostalgic '80s hit and the misfit characters, played by a stellar young cast, are part of everything that makes this show. a tour de force.
House of Cards
While Kevin Spacey's sexual harassment allegations ended up spoiling this tip, Fourth- The Dark Side of Politics Breaking the Wall, so worth itstill worth watching if you dig power plays and the occasional stabbing. Initially after Spacey's Frank Underwood, the sixth and final season of House of Cards pivots to follow his wife Claire (Robin Wright) as she gains more and more power in the Oval Office.
Featured as the next Breaking Bad, Ozark only gets better and better as he watches the spiral of life of the Byrde family out of control. Starting with a bang, Ozark sees the money laundering program of the Financial advisor Marty (Jason Bateman) for a Mexican drug cartel to go wrong. His solution? Move his family vTowards the Lake of the Ozarks, where it will install a larger bleaching operation. Drawing on all of this potential, Ozark constructs a clever, but above all, disturbing story with a stunning, remarkable turn from Laura Linney as Wendy Byrde. Good news: Ozark was only renewed for a fourth and final season .
Full Disclosure: Netflix has sadly canceled Travelers after its third season, but this closely-plotted science fiction outside of Canada makes it throughnt to end with an ambitious bang. We start with Marcy, a disabled woman who is beaten after helping a friend escape the thugs. She dies - then comes back to life. The character-driven sci-fi trong intelligently reveals its secrets, following the agents of the future tasked with preventing the collapse of society, but also navigating the delicate territory of living a double life.
Love is a creation by Judd Apatow that makes the most of the talented Gillian Jacobs (Britta in the community) and Paul Rust. They play Mickey and Gus respectively, a couple who attract opposites, who go to messy places, fsullen and endearing. make it an honest look at a relationship that is built over time. Iris Apatow stars as the hapless guardians of child actress Gus who gets by with just about everything.
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