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Years and YearsYears and Years
BBC One, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Years and Years will follow a busy family from Manchester with their lives converging on one crucial night in 2019. The story will then accelerate into the future, following the lives and loves of the Lyons over the next 15 years as Britain withdraws from Europe, America becomes a lone wolf, China asserts itself, and a new world begins to form. Politicians Vivienne Rook then begins her rise to power - that new breed of politician, an entertainer, a rebel, a trickster and a terror, leading the family into an unknown future that they must navigate through.


Berlin StationBerlin Station
Epix, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Spy/Espionage | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

This tv show follows Daniel Meyer, a newly anointed case officer who has arrived at the CIA foreign station in Berlin, Germany. He is charged with a clandestine mission: to uncover the source of a leak who has supplied information to a now-famous whistleblower named "Thomas Shaw." Guided by jaded veteran Hector DeJean, Daniel learns to contend with the rough-and-tumble world of the field agent-agent-running, deception, the dangers and moral compromises. As he dives deeper into the German capital's hall of mirrors and uncovers the threads of a conspiracy that leads back to Washington, Daniel wonders: Can anyone ever be the same after a posting to Berlin?


The RoyalsThe Royals
E!, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

A contemporary drama about a fictional royal family informed by the regal opulence of the British monarchy and framed by William Shakespeare's Hamlet. Part fairy tale, part cautionary tale, The Royals is described as a tale of men and women corrupted by power, wealth and desire.


Babylon BerlinBabylon Berlin
Sky DE, 2017 Running | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

The show is based on the best-selling novel Der Nasse Fisch (The Wet Fish) by German writer Volker Kutscher, the first of his Gereon Rath novels. Set in 1920s Berlin, they follow police detective Rath, who is transferred to Berlin and tries to solve crimes in a city torn by social and political upheaval in the years leading up to Adolf Hitler's rise to power.


KrapopolisKrapopolis
FOX, 2022 Running | Comedy, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

An animated comedy set in mythical ancient Greece from creator Dan Harmon. Centered on a flawed family of humans, gods and monsters that tries to run one of the world's first cities without killing each other.


The SpyThe Spy
Netflix, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History, Spy/Espionage | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

The Spy tells the story of legendary Israeli spy Eli Cohen. Eli Cohen lived in Damascus undercover in the beginning of the '60s, spying for Israel. He managed to embed himself into Syrian high society and rise through the ranks of their politics until he was uncovered by the Syrian regime, sentenced to death and publicly hanged in a Damascus square in 1965. Cohen is considered a national hero in Israel. His actions, connections and immense sacrifice have had lasting consequences, shaping the Middle East of today.


Babylon 5Babylon 5
Other, 1994 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

The Emmy-winning Babylon 5 brought many exciting innovations to science fiction television. Computer-generated effects, five-year story arcs, and elaborate mythology made this series stand apart from what came before and point the next generation of sci-fi/fantasy series in bold new directions.


BrainDeadBrainDead
CBS, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Rating: 4/5

A government employee discovers that the cause of the tensions between the two political parties is a race of extraterrestrial insects eating the brains of the politicians.


DepartureDeparture
Global, 2019 Running | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Departure centers on the shocking disappearance of Flight 716. Kendra Malley (Panjabi), the recently widowed, brilliant aviation investigator, is called in by her former boss and mentor Howard Lawson (Plummer) to investigate the mysterious crash. With the whole world watching, Kendra and her team race to pinpoint the missing aircraft and locate possible survivors. They must battle through a host of suspects and motives - pilot suicide, terrorism, politically motivated murder, systems failure - to determine what really happened, and to stop it from happening again.


The Bastard ExecutionerThe Bastard Executioner
FX, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Thriller, Military/War | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The show tells the story of a warrior knight in King Edward III's charge who is broken by the ravages of war and vows to lay down his sword. But when that violence finds him again he is forced to pick up the bloodiest sword of all.


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