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SnowfallSnowfall
FX, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

Los Angeles 1981. A storm is coming and its name is cocaine. "Snowfall" is a one-hour drama set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it. The story follows three characters on a violent collision course: Franklin Saint, young street entrepreneur on a quest for power; Gustavo Zapata, a Mexican wrestler turned gangster in search of his American dream; and Logan Miller, a prominent family's "black sheep" desperate to escape his father's shadow.


Super PumpedSuper Pumped
Showtime, 2022 On Hiatus | Drama, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

The roller-coaster ride of the upstart transportation company UBER, embodying the highs and lows of Silicon Valley. The anthology series will explore a story that rocked the business world to its core and changed culture.


What/IfWhat/If
Netflix, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Social thriller What/If explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. Each season will tackle a different morality tale inspired by culturally consequential source material, and the power of a single fateful decision to change the trajectory of an entire life.


The Get DownThe Get Down
Netflix, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Music | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

The show focuses on 1970s New York - broken down and beaten up, violent, cash strapped - dying. Consigned to rubble, a rag-tag crew of South Bronx teenagers are nothings and nobodies with no one to shelter them - except each other, armed only with verbal games, improvised dance steps, some magic markers and spray cans. From Bronx tenements, to the SoHo art scene; from CBGBs to Studio 54 and even the glass towers of the just-built World Trade Center, The Get Down is a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to hip-hop, punk and disco - told through the lives and music of the South Bronx kids who changed the city, and the world... forever.


Wu-Tang: An American SagaWu-Tang: An American Saga
Hulu, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Music, History, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

Wu-Tang: An American Saga is inspired by The Wu-Tang Manual and Tao of Wu, and based on the true story of the Wu-Tang Clan. Set in early '90s New York at the height of the crack cocaine epidemic, the show tracks the Clan's formation. The group was a vision of Bobby Diggs, aka The RZA, who strives to unite a dozen young, black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories.


The Movies That Made UsThe Movies That Made Us
Netflix, 2019 On Hiatus | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

These blockbusters brought us together and gave us the time of our lives. Meet the actors, directors and industry insiders who made them happen.


High ScoreHigh Score
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | History, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

This docuseries traces the history of classic video games, featuring insights from the innovators who brought these worlds and characters to life.


The Food That Built AmericaThe Food That Built America
History, 2019 Running | Cooking/Food, History, Documentary
Rating: 4.4/5

For generations of Americans, food titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, John and Will Kellogg, C.W. Post and the McDonald brothers have literally been household names, but you don't know their stories. Before they were brand names, they were brilliant, sometimes ruthless, visionaries who revolutionized food and changed the landscape of America forever. This miniseries event will tell the fascinating stories of the people behind the food that built America - those who used brains, muscle, blood, sweat and tears to get to America's heart through its stomach, and along the way built cities, invented new technologies and helped win wars.


The Defiant OnesThe Defiant Ones
HBO Max, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Crime, Music, Documentary, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The Defiant Ones is a four-part documentary series that tells the stories of Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre - one the son of a Brooklyn longshoreman, the other straight out of Compton - their improbable partnership and surprising leading roles in a series of transformative events in contemporary culture.


30 for 3030 for 30
ESPN, 2009 Running | Sports, History, Reality, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Documentary series featuring 30 of today's finest storytellers who will chronicle 30 remarkable stories from the ESPN era. Each storyteller will bring their passion and point of view to their film detailing the issues and events that transformed the sports landscape since 1979.


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