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Mary Kills PeopleMary Kills People
Global, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Set in the morally grey world of assisted suicide, "Mary Kills People" is an intense, controversial, and thought-provoking drama. The series follows Dr. Mary Harris, a single mother and emergency doctor by day, who also moonlights as an underground angel of death - helping terminally ill patients who want to die and slip away on their own terms. So far Mary has managed to stay under the radar; but business is booming, and her double life is getting complicated. When her world starts to unravel, Mary realizes she's going to have to fight dirty if she's going to stay in the killing game.


Ten Days in the ValleyTen Days in the Valley
ABC, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Follows Jane Sadler (Kyra Sedgwick), an overworked television producer and single mother in the middle of a fractious separation. When her young daughter goes missing in the middle of the night, Jane's world - and her controversial police series - implodes. Life imitates art: everything's a mystery, everyone has a secret, and no one can be trusted.


Leah Remini: Scientology and the AftermathLeah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
A&E, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Reality, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath gives a voice to victims of the Church of Scientology despite public attempts to discredit them. Leah Remini, along with high level former Scientology executives and Church members, explores individual accounts from ex-Church members and their families through meetings and interviews with Leah. Each episode features stories from former members whose lives have been affected by the Church's harmful practices, even well after they left the organization. Along with a team of former high-ranking Scientology insiders who understand the inner workings and policies of the organization, Leah gives the victims a chance to be heard.


ViceVice
Showtime, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Educational, Anthology, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The HBO series showcases a mix of stories from around the globe. Among the segments in production for possible inclusion in the show: Taliban child suicide bombers; North Korean slave labor camps; New York's underground voodoo heroin clinics; Somalian pirates; and Satanic dentists in the Pacific Northwest.


Wild Wild CountryWild Wild Country
Netflix, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Crime, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

Wild Wild Country is a documentary series about the controversial Indian guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho), his one-time personal assistant Ma Anand Sheela, and their community of followers in the Rajneeshpuram community located in Wasco County, Oregon. Conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal.


The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on EarthThe Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth
Showtime, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Politics, Current Events, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

The series pull back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, irreverent, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines of what promises to be one of the most fascinating and consequential elections in modern history.


DeceitDeceit
Channel 4, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Gripping four-part drama, starring Niamh Algar, based on the true story of a controversial honeytrap at the heart of the 1992 police investigation into the murder of a young mother in London.


Shiny Happy People: Duggar Family SecretsShiny Happy People: Duggar Family Secrets
Prime Video, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

Follow along in this engrossing docuseries that seeks to expose the truth beneath the wholesome Americana surface of reality TV's favorite mega-family, The Duggars, and the radically controversial organization behind them: The Institute in Basic Life Principles.


Spitting Image (2020)Spitting Image (2020)
BritBox, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, News | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.1/5

A modern re-imagining of the acclaimed satirical puppet show. Spitting Image ran for a total of 18 series between 1984 and 1996, and proved no one was safe from ridicule in puppet form, as public figures including Margaret Thatcher (who wore a man's suit and treated her Cabinet, "the vegetables" with utter contempt), Paul Gascoigne (with water constantly jetting from his eyes), John Major (a painted grey puppet to reflect his perceived dull personality), Michael Heseltine (as Tarzan), Ronald Reagan (shown in bed with two red call buttons, one marked 'Nurse', the other 'Nuke'), Mick Jagger (always high with huge rubber lips), Mikhail Gorbachev (with a hammer and sickle birthmark) and the Royal Family (The Queen Mother was often seen slugging from a gin bottle while The Queen studied the horse-racing pages).


Frankie Boyle's New World OrderFrankie Boyle's New World Order
BBC Two, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Talk Shows, News | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

In a time where Donald Trump can be president, who better to dissect the week's news than Frankie Boyle. The show features Frankie at his brilliant best doing stand-up, review, discussion and audience interaction - all in an attempt to make sense of what's going on around us. Each week Frankie makes a series of bold and often outrageous statements about the week's news.


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