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Isekai YakkyokuIsekai Yakkyoku
AT-X, 2022 On Hiatus | Comedy, Action, Adventure, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

A young pharmacologist and researcher in Japan named Yakutani Kanji died from overworking, and was reincarnated in a parallel world looking like a fantasy medieval Europe. He was reincarnated as Falma de Medisus, a 10 year old apprentice to a famous Royal Court pharmacist, who had attained an inhuman skills of ability to see through disease, material creation, and material destruction. In a society in which dubious medical practice are rampant, price gouging through the monopoly of the pharmacist guild and good medicine isn't available to the commoners he decided to use his knowledge to change the world. He was recognized by the Empress of the time and got permission to open a Pharmacy at the corner of the town. He decided to wipe out the fraud that has swept the world, and deliver to the commoners a truly effective medicine that was developed using present day pharmacology.


Teen MomTeen Mom
MTV, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Reality | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

16 and Pregnant chronicled the journeys of seven pregnant teenagers as they and their families dealt with the pregnancy and birth. Teen Mom follows Maci, Farrah, Amber, and Catelynn as they deal with their new lives as a teen mom and overcome the struggles of their first year as teen mom.


In the FleshIn the Flesh
BBC Two, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Set after a zombie uprising, treated zombies are rehabilitated back into society.


ViceVice
Showtime, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Educational, Anthology, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The HBO series showcases a mix of stories from around the globe. Among the segments in production for possible inclusion in the show: Taliban child suicide bombers; North Korean slave labor camps; New York's underground voodoo heroin clinics; Somalian pirates; and Satanic dentists in the Pacific Northwest.


The LotteryThe Lottery
Lifetime, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Set in a world where women have stopped having children, 100 embryos are successfully fertilized, and a national lottery is held to decide the surrogates. Government interests and power begin to dominate one of the most personal and basic elements of humanity: the right to have a family.


OccupiedOccupied
TV2, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Set in Norway in the near future. The show explores what happens in an occupied country when life apparently goes on as normal on the surface. If everyone can continue their lives, keep their material possessions and still feel secure will they rebel? Will they fight?


Show Me a HeroShow Me a Hero
HBO Max, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, History, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics.


Wild Wild CountryWild Wild Country
Netflix, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Crime, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

Wild Wild Country is a documentary series about the controversial Indian guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho), his one-time personal assistant Ma Anand Sheela, and their community of followers in the Rajneeshpuram community located in Wasco County, Oregon. Conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal.


The PremiseThe Premise
Hulu, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.9/5

Anthology series that uses the boldest issues of our times as a jumping off point to tell singular, character-driven stories about the world we live in today.


Les MisérablesLes Misérables
BBC One, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Romance, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Based on Victor Hugo's XIX century classic, Les Misérables will go back to the original novel and delve deep into the many layers of Hugo's story, revelling in Jean Valjean and Javert's cat-and-mouse relationship, against the epic backdrop of France at a time of civil unrest. With a striking intensity and relevance to us today, the novel is testimony to the struggles of France's underclass and how far they must go to survive. The six part television adaptation of the renowned book will vividly and faithfully bring to life the vibrant and engaging characters, the spectacular and authentic imagery and, above all, the incredible yet accessible story that was Hugo's lifework.