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XIIIXIII
Canal +, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Action, Crime
Rating: 4/5

Based on a Belgian comic book and a Ubisoft video game, this action mini-series is about a massive governmental conspiracy involving the assassination of the first female U.S. president.


Secret StateSecret State
Channel 4, 2012 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Politics | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Gabriel Byrne stars as deputy prime minister Tom Dawkins, who's thrust to the fore by catastrophic events, and ends up forced to take on the might of the establishment.


False FlagFalse Flag
Channel 2, 2015 On Hiatus | Drama, Thriller
Rating: 5/5

The series, loosely based on the true story of the assassination in Dubai of a senior Hamas official Mahmoud al-Mabhouh - the co-founder of military wing of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas on 19 January 2010, revolves around five ordinary Israeli citizens who discover one morning via the media that they are the principal suspects of a high-profile kidnapping and are implicated as culprits in the kidnapping.


The BorderThe Border
CBC, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime
Rating: 3/5

In this post-9/11 world the once "undefended border" that divides Canada and the U.S. is no longer considered soft. This CBC programs lifts stories from the headlines to fuel an action-packed dramatic series about maintaining security in today's world.


Munich GamesMunich Games
RTL, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

50 years after the Olympic attack in Munich, a friendly match between an Israeli and a German soccer club is being held as part of a commemoration ceremony. Police and secret services are on high alert - but it seems like history is repeating itself.


State of PlayState of Play
BBC One, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 3.8/5

State of Play was one of the BBC's most innovative conspiracy dramas. The storyline and pacey dialogue kept the viewers riveted right till the end. This very contemporary drama was set in modern day Westminster.


No Easy DaysNo Easy Days

President Reynolds and his wife are blindsided in the middle of the night by shocking reports that their daughter has been kidnapped from a New York nightclub. The situation rapidly escalates when, following the brutal shooting of a witness on live television, a Navy Seals Unit, led by Commander Christopher Lowe storms the parking garage where Alice Reynolds is being held.


Hostages (Bnei Aruba)Hostages (Bnei Aruba)
Other, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller
Rating: 4.5/5

The night before a high profile surgical operation on the Prime Minister of Israel, the surgeon due to perform the procedure is surprised at her family home by four masked men. The gang quickly take control of her and her family and order her to kill the Prime Minister of Israel.


The Last EnemyThe Last Enemy
BBC One, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 2/5

This fast-paced thriller stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Stephen Ezard, a man bent on uncovering the truth about his brother's death. He soon finds himself in the midst of an international conspiracy and a torrid love affair.


Blue EyesBlue Eyes
SVT, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 4/5

A Swedish Member of Parliament is murdered in the middle of an election campaign. A political crime thriller about tension-filled present-day Europe.


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