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Perry Mason (2020)Perry Mason (2020)
HBO Max, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

1932, Los Angeles. While the rest of the country recovers from the Great Depression, this city is booming! Oil! Olympic Games! Talking Pictures! Evangelical Fervor! And a child kidnapping gone very, very wrong! Based on characters created by Erle Stanley Gardner, this limited series follows the origins of American Fiction's most legendary criminal defense lawyer, Perry Mason. When the case of the decade breaks down his door, Mason's relentless pursuit of the truth reveals a fractured city and just maybe, a pathway to redemption for himself.


The Plot Against AmericaThe Plot Against America
HBO Max, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

The Plot Against America, based on the praised Philip Roth novel, imagines an alternate American history told through the eyes of a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey, as they watch the political rise of Charles Lindbergh, an aviator-hero and xenophobic populist, who becomes president and turns the nation toward fascism.


DamnationDamnation
USA, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Western | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Damnation is an epic saga of the secret history of the 1930s American heartland, chronicling the mythic conflict and bloody struggle between big money and the downtrodden, God and greed, charlatans and prophets. The pilot centers on Seth Davenport, who is masquerading as a small-town Iowa preacher in the hope of starting a full-blown insurrection against the status quo. Focused on his mission, he is unaware that an industrialist tycoon has hired a professional strikebreaker named Creeley Turner to stop the uprising by any means necessary. But unbeknownst to those around them, these two men already share a secret bloody past.


The DurrellsThe Durrells
ITV, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

Placed in 1935 when the Englishwoman Louisa Durrell, whose life fell apart decided to move from London to the island of Corfu,Greece. Her husband had died years before and she had financial problem. Announces the four children that move to our island and Homeric battle ensues and denial, especially when they discover that Corfu has not even electricity at that time. But is cheap, an earthly paradise and the big step for the Durrell family happens.


The ABC MurdersThe ABC Murders
BBC One, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Based on Aghata Christie's 1936 novel, The ABC Murders follows Hercule Poirot as he hunts for a serial killer, known only as ABC, who leaving the copy of the ABC Railway Guide at each crime scene.


Jekyll and HydeJekyll and Hyde
ITV, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.9/5

Inspired by the original novella by Robert Louis Stevenson and penned by Higson, Jekyll & Hyde is set in 1930s London and will follow Robert Jekyll, the grandson of Henry Jekyll, on his quest to discover his real identity, his true family history and the nature of his ‘curse’ – which his foster father, Dr Vishal Najaran, is controlling with medication. His journey will take him into a dark and unforgiving place, as his alter ego seems capable of anything. At the same time there are shadowy forces trying to find Jekyll and the source of his powers.


And Then There Were NoneAnd Then There Were None
BBC One, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Europe teeters on the brink of war. Ten strangers are invited to Soldiera Island, an isolated rock near the Devon coast. Cut off from the mainland, with their generous hosts Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen mysteriously absent, they are each accused of a terrible crime. When one of the party dies suddenly they realize they may be harboring a murderer among their number.


The Last TycoonThe Last Tycoon
Prime Video, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

This show centers on Stahr, Hollywood's first wunderkind studio executive in the 1930′s as he climbs to the height of power pitting him against his mentor and current head of the studio Pat Brady, a character based on Louis B. Mayer. With Stahr as a focal point, the series delves into the true violence, sex and towering ambition of Hollywood in the 30′s.


PoirotPoirot
ITV, 1989 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.9/5

This is a British series which brings to life Agatha Christie's Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, whose sleuthing, for the purposes of this series, belongs chiefly in the 1930s.


Indian SummersIndian Summers
Channel 4, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Educational, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

Experience the tumultuous events of 1930s India as the British Empire crumbles and a new nation emerges in this gripping 10-part series. Follow the lives of a diverse cast of characters as they navigate love, politics, and power in a rapidly changing world.


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