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The Man Who Fell to EarthThe Man Who Fell to Earth
Showtime, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

An alien who arrives on Earth at a turning point in human evolution and must confront his own past to determine our future.


FlashForwardFlashForward
ABC, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Dubbed ABC's "companion series to Lost", this drama project is based on Robert J. Sawyer's sci-fi novel of the same name. The plot centers around an eerie, chaotic vision of the future.


The Fall of the House of UsherThe Fall of the House of Usher
Netflix, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Based on Edgar Allan Poe's short story with the same title. It features themes of madness, family, isolation and metaphysical identities.


The Last Thing He Told MeThe Last Thing He Told Me
Apple TV+, 2023 Running | Drama, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The Last Thing He Told Me follows the story of a woman who forms an unexpected relationship with her sixteen-year-old stepdaughter while searching for the truth about why her husband has mysteriously disappeared.


The Haunting of Bly ManorThe Haunting of Bly Manor
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

From the creator of "The Haunting of Hill House" comes a gothic romance ghost story based on the stories of Henry James.


Brave New World (2020)Brave New World (2020)
Peacock, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Brave New World imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family, and history itself.


The Watch (2020)The Watch (2020)
BBC America, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Adventure | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

A series based on the Ankh-Morpork City Watch from Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels. Set in a fictional city where crime has been legalised, The Watch is a genre-busting comedy drama series that follows a group of misfit cops as they rise up from decades of helplessness to save their corrupt city from catastrophe. Uniquely anarchic and thrillingly entertaining, the character-driven comedy follows several of Sir Terry Pratchett's best-loved creations on a riotous and emotional odyssey.


HavenHaven
SyFy, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

This show is based on Stephen King's novella, "The Colorado Kid", and centers on a small town in Maine called Haven where cursed people try to live normal lives in exile. As their curses start coming back, FBI Agent Audrey Parker is sent in to try and control the forces and try to unravel the mysteries of the town.


The Winter KingThe Winter King
Epix, 2023 Running | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

The scripted drama will adapt Bernard Cornwell's trilogy of Arthurian novels, The Warlord Chronicles. In the first book, Derfel Cadarn, a former warrior sworn to Arthur and now an elderly monk, tells the story of how Arthur became warlord of Dark Age Britain despite illegitimacy to the throne.


Philip K. Dick's Electric DreamsPhilip K. Dick's Electric Dreams
Channel 4, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston is returning to TV in Electric Dreams: The World of Phillip K. Dick, an anthology series based on the legendary sci-fi writer's work, Variety. The series will be written and executive-produced by Outlander's Ronald D. Moore and Justified's Michael Dinner. Cranston will also executive-produce.Still in very early stages, it will be a British-American co-production between Channel 4 and Sony Pictures Television. Each of the 10 episodes will be a standalone story.


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