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FrequencyFrequency
The CW, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

A female police detective in 2016 discovers she is able to speak via a ham radio with her estranged father (also a detective) who died in 1996. They forge a new relationship while working together on an unresolved murder case, but unintended consequences of the 'butterfly effect' wreak havoc in the present day.


Sullivan's CrossingSullivan's Crossing
CTV, 2023 Running | Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Maggie Sullivan's world is turned upside down after her husband is indicted for fraud and she finds herself caught in the middle of a media storm. She returns home to Sullivan's Crossing, a scenic mountain town where her estranged father still runs an outpost that caters to hikers, bikers, and mountain climbers.


Family Law (2021)Family Law (2021)
Global, 2021 Running | Drama, Family, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Set in Vancouver, Canada, the series follows lawyer and recovering alcoholic Abigail "Abby" Bianchi struggling to put her career and family back together after hitting rock bottom. As a condition of her probation, Abby is forced to work at her estranged father's firm, Svensson and Associates, and practice in family law for the first time while forging new relationships with the half-brother and half-sister whom she's never met. The result is a dysfunctional family law firm operating to help other families with their own dysfunctions.


The Way Home (2023)The Way Home (2023)
Hallmark, 2023 Running | Comedy, Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Kat Landry, her 15-year-old daughter Alice and Kat's estranged mother Del are all strong, willful and independent. More than 20 years prior, lifechanging events created a chasm in their family that time has yet to repair. Kat and Del still aren't on speaking terms. Alice has never met her grandmother and is unaware of the reasons for their fractured family. When the three generations come together under one roof for the first time in more than two decades, a surprising discovery unexpectedly sets the trio on a path toward healing and helps them find their way back to each other.


Black CakeBlack Cake
Hulu, 2023 Running | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

In the late 1960s, a runaway bride named Covey disappears into the surf off the coast of Jamaica and is feared drowned or a fugitive on the run for her husband's murder. Fifty years later in California, Eleanor Bennett, a widow in her 60s, loses her battle with cancer, leaving her two estranged children a flash drive that holds previously untold stories of her journey from the Caribbean to America. These stories, narrated by Eleanor, shock her children and challenge everything they thought they knew about their family's origin.


Drops of God (2023)Drops of God (2023)
Apple TV+, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

A woman discovers the world's greatest wine collection that's left by her estranged father and competes against a Japanese man to claim her inheritance.


The LakeThe Lake
Prime Video, 2022 Running | Comedy, Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

The Lake centers on the quintessential Canadian cottage experience. Justin returns from living abroad after a break-up with his long-term partner, in the hope of reconnecting with the biological daughter that he gave up for adoption in his teens. His plans to create new memories with his city-loving daughter Billie at the idyllic lake from his childhood go awry when he finds out his father left the family cottage to his "picture-perfect" stepsister, Maisy-May.


MotherFatherSonMotherFatherSon
BBC Two, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

The political and psychological thriller charts the intersection between police, politics and the press but is also a family saga.


Blood (UK)Blood (UK)
Channel 5, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Blood explores family, memory, and the impact the past can have on the present. Cat Hogan is an isolated woman on the run from her past, a past she is forced to confront when the sudden 'accidental' death of her mother, Mary, draws her back to the family she has spent the last ten years trying to avoid. Cat has always been the black sheep of the family and now this uncomfortable reunion awakens sinister demons from the past and shines a suspicious light on her mother's death. However much she wants to believe her death was innocent, her suspicions start to mount against her father when she begins to notice discrepancies in his stories. Set over the week following Mary's death, Cat tries to uncover the truth, looking to the past to understand the present. The audience will constantly question whether Cat is paranoid or has in fact discovered a terrible truth about her father. Nothing and no one can be taken at face value. In Blood, the 'truth' depends on who you ask.


MarylandMaryland
ITV, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

In Maryland, Becca and her sister, Rosaline, have forged ahead with family lives and careers, growing distant through time and circumstance. But when the body of an older woman is discovered at sunrise on Laxey Beach in the Isle of Man, it brings devastating news for the sisters. Each sister flies out to the Isle of Man to discover and repatriate the body of their mother, Mary, who they learn has been living a double life, leaving their father Richard at home in Manchester, whilst creating another world for herself..... Maryland. Confined on the island with each other, the sisters can't escape the ripple effect of their mother's secrets and lies.


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