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Shogun (2024)Shogun (2024)
FX, 2024 Running | Drama, Adventure, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Set in Japan in the year 1600, at the dawn of a century-defining civil war, Lord Yoshii Toranaga is fighting for his life as his enemies on the Council of Regents unite against him, when a mysterious European ship is found marooned in a nearby fishing village. Its English pilot, John Blackthorne, comes bearing secrets that could help Toranaga tip the scales of power and devastate the formidable influence of Blackthorne's own enemies - the Jesuit priests and Portuguese merchants. Toranaga's and Blackthorne's fates become inextricably tied to their translator, Toda Mariko, a mysterious Christian noblewoman and the last of a disgraced line. While serving her lord amidst this fraught political landscape, Mariko must reconcile her newfound companionship with Blackthorne, her commitment to the faith that saved her and her duty to her late father.


Beacon 23Beacon 23
MGM+, 2023 Running | Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Beacon 23 follows two people whose fates become entangled after they find themselves trapped together at the end of the known universe. A tense battle of wills unfolds at the edge of space, Halan, the beacon keeper, begins to question whether Aster is friend or foe as her ability to disguise her agenda and motives could make her a formidable opponent.


MessiahMessiah
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

A man appears in the Middle East performing miracles. The world's reaction is chronicled in Messiah, a captivating TV series. The man's true identity is unknown, and tensions rise as people question whether he is a divine entity or a dangerous imposter.


The StrangerThe Stranger
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

The Stranger follows Adam Price as a secret destroys his perfect life, sending him on a collision course with a deadly conspiracy. Price has a good life, two wonderful sons, and a watertight marriage, until one night a stranger sits next to him in a bar and tells him a devastating secret about his wife, Corinne. Soon Adam finds himself tangled in something far darker than even Corinne's deception, and realizes that if he doesn't make exactly the right moves, the conspiracy he's stumbled into will not only ruin lives - it will end them.


Legends (2014)Legends (2014)
TNT, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The show centers on a deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. But his own identity comes into question when a mysterious stranger suggests that Martin isn't who he thinks he is.


Re: Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai SeikatsuRe: Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
Tokyo MX, 2016 On Hiatus | Drama, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.8/5

Suddenly, high school student Subaru Natsuki has been summoned to another world on the way back from the convenience store. With the biggest crisis of his life being summoned to another world, and with no sign of the one who summoned him, things become even worse when he is attacked. But when he is saved by a mysterious, silver-haired girl with a fairy cat, Subaru cooperates with her to return the favor. When they finally manage to get a clue, Subaru and the girl are attacked and killed by someone. Subaru then awakens in the place he was summoned and notices he gained the ability "Returns by Death" and has become a helpless boy that only has the ability to rewind time by dying. Beyond the despair, can he save the girl from the fate of death?


Tin StarTin Star
Sky Atlantic, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

"Tin Star" is set in a remote Canadian mountain town, where the opening of a new oil refinery fronted by the mysterious Mrs. Bradshaw introduces the small town to a world of drug-dealers, prostitution and organized crime. Police chief Jim Worth is thirsty for revenge after the murder of a member of his family.


Devil In OhioDevil In Ohio
Netflix, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.3/5

Follows hospital psychiatrist Dr. Suzanne Mathis, who shelters a mysterious cult escapee, Mae. Her world is turned upside down as the strange girl's arrival threatens to tear her own family apart.


Angel From HellAngel From Hell
CBS, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

When Amy claims to be Allison's guardian angel, they form an unholy friendship but Allison can't be sure if Amy is an angel or just a crazy person?


Trickster (2020)Trickster (2020)
CBC, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

Jared, an Indigenous teen, is struggling to keep his family above water when a mysterious stranger, Wade, blows into town and turns his already chaotic life inside out. And when weird things start happening, it becomes clear that he's also the mythic magical being the Trickster. What begins as an unnerving slow burn of strange events in Jared's already-messy life crescendos to an epic clash of magic, monsters and mayhem. Adapted from the 'Son of a Trickster' trilogy of books by award-winning author Eden Robinson.


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