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The Walking Dead: Daryl DixonThe Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon
AMC+, 2023 Running | Drama, Action, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Daryl Dixon is a spinoff series set in The Walking Dead Universe that centers around the same name character. Daryl finds himself in France having to reinvent himself again, being around people he's not comfortable with.


DefianceDefiance
SyFy, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

A new earth was created thanks to alien terra-forming technology. On this new planet, humans and aliens must learn to live together.


The Mosquito CoastThe Mosquito Coast
Apple TV+, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The Mosquito Coast stars Justin Theroux as an idealist who uproots his family to Latin America. In the 1986 feature adaptation of the novel, directed by Peter Weir, the role was played by Harrison Ford.


When Calls the HeartWhen Calls the Heart
Hallmark, 2014 Running | Drama, Family, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

This show is about a wealthy woman in the 1800s who gives up her comfortable class station in order to head West and be a school teacher. Elizabeth Thatcher trades high society life for a classroom post in the prairie, determined to prove she is brave enough to live on her own. She learns through her aunt's secret diary that she had been a pioneer woman herself, and uses it as a guide to embark on her own adventures.


The Buccaneers (2023)The Buccaneers (2023)
Apple TV+, 2023 Running | Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.2/5

Girls with money, men with power. New money, old secrets. A group of fun-loving young American girls explode into the tightly corseted London season of the 1870s, kicking off an Anglo-American culture clash as the land of the stiff upper lip is infiltrated by a refreshing disregard for centuries of tradition. Sent to secure husbands and titles, the buccaneers' hearts are set on much more than that, and saying "I do" is just the beginning...


The SonThe Son
AMC, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Western | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

The show tells the story of a man named Eli McCullough through two timelines: one where he is a young man kidnapped and indoctrinated into a tribe of Comanches in 1849 and the other 60 years later when Eli is struggling to keep his family's cattle business afloat during the Bandit Wars of South Texas.


Hataraku Maou-sama!Hataraku Maou-sama!
Tokyo MX, 2013 Running | Comedy, Action, Fantasy, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

Devil King Sadao is only one step away from conquering the world when he is beaten by Hero Emilia and forced to drift to the other world: modern-day Tokyo. As "conquering the world" are the only skills the Devil King possesses-and are obviously unnecessary in his new situation-he must work as a freeter to pay for his living expenses!


Irma VepIrma Vep
HBO Max, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.3/5

Mira, an American movie star disillusioned by her career and a recent breakup, moves to France to star as Irma Vep in a remake of the French silent film classic "Les Vampires".


Granite HarbourGranite Harbour
BBC Scotland, 2022 Running | Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Granite Harbour centres on the story of Lance Corporal Davis Lindo who arrives in Aberdeen as a new recruit to Police Scotland. Having completed his final tour with the Royal Military Police, Lindo dreams of being a detective at New Scotland Yard. However, he finds himself being sent to train as a Detective Constable in the North East of Scotland, he must quickly adapt to his new life in Aberdeen, a world away from anything this soldier has known before. Lindo finds an ally in his mentor, DCI Tara 'Bart' Bartlett, a razor-sharp, streetwise Aberdonian who is used to going solo. Together, this unlikely partnership must navigate the choppy waters of their first case - the murder of one of Aberdeen's most recognisable faces from the Oil Industry. Suddenly, Lindo and Bartlett find themselves thrust into a corporate battle between old and new energy.


Miss SherlockMiss Sherlock
Hulu, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Japanese Adaptation of Sherlock Holmes with a Twist. A New Spin on the Classic Crime Series has launched which sees a woman play the lead detective. The Eight Part Drama will be set in Modern Day Tokyo instead of London. Miss Sherlock premieres April 2018.


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