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This FoolThis Fool
Hulu, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Julio Lopez, a self-described "punk-ass bitch," still lives at home and goes out of his way to help everyone but himself. While working at a gang rehabilitation non-profit, Julio embarks on a quest to overcome his codependency issues with his family as he navigates working-class life in South Central Los Angeles.


The Couple Next DoorThe Couple Next Door
Channel 4, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.1/5

It follows Evie and Pete, who move into an upscale neighborhood and find themselves in a world of curtain twitching and status anxiety. They find friendship in the shape of the couple next door, alpha traffic cop Danny and his wife, glamorous yoga instructor Becka, but after Danny and Evie share a passionate night together there is trouble ahead. Based on 2014 Dutch series "Nieuwe buren (New Neighbours)"


SkamSkam
NRK1, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

The story of Eva, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life.


61st Street61st Street
AMC, 2022 Running | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.3/5

Set in present-day Chicago, 61st Street is a gripping drama that follows Moses Johnson, a promising high school athlete, who is swept up into the infamously corrupt Chicago criminal justice system. Taken by the police as a gang member, he soon finds himself in the eye of the storm as police and prosecutors seek revenge for the death of an officer during a drug bust gone wrong. A timely examination of the institutional racism plaguing cities nationwide, 61st Street plumbs the depths of systemic abuse happening in some of the country's most vulnerable communities.


60 Minutes60 Minutes
CBS, 1968 Running | Politics, Current Events, Interview, Documentary
Rating: 4.1/5

The premiere television News magazine! This popular news magazine provides both hard hitting investigations, interviews and features, along with people in the news and current events.


The English GameThe English Game
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Sports, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

The English Game is about the invention of football and how those involved in its creation reached across the class divide to establish the game as the world's most popular sport.


The NewsreaderThe Newsreader
ABC (AU), 2021 Running | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The Newsreader is set in the maelstrom of a commercial television newsroom in 1986. Dale Jennings is a diligent young reporter who is desperate to become a newsreader and Helen Norville is a notoriously 'difficult' star newsreader determined to build credibility. Over three months, the pair cover an extraordinary chain of news events from the shock of the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, to the hype of Halley's Comet and the complexities of the AIDS crisis. A deep bond is formed that will upend their lives and transform the very fabric of the nightly news bulletin.


I Shaved. Then I Brought a High School Girl Home.I Shaved. Then I Brought a High School Girl Home.
AT-X, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.8/5

Office worker Yoshida has been crushing on his coworker, Airi Gotou, for five years. Despite finally scoring a date with her, his confession is promptly rejected. Drunk and disappointed, he stumbles home, only to find a high school girl sitting on the side of the road. The girl, needing a place to stay the night, attempts to seduce Yoshida. Despite rejecting her advances, he nevertheless invites her into his apartment. The next morning, the girl, introducing herself as Sayu Ogiwara, reveals that she has run away from Hokkaido all the way to Tokyo. During her six-month spree, she continually traded sexual favors for a roof over her head. Yoshida, however, remains unswayed by her seduction. Instead, he has her do a different kind of work-one that entails washing dishes and doing laundry. And so, a touching relationship between a heartbroken adult and a runaway high school girl begins.


Chewing GumChewing Gum
E4, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Tracey and her mates are in their early twenties, living in an estate in Tower Hamlets, east London. Some of them have full time jobs, some are in uni, some are already parents. But really - they are all stuck. Stuck in their youth and still trying to coast through their days with minimum responsibility. Future plans don't extend much beyond saving up for the latest pair of trainers, a new car, or a Cambodian Weave. They live in the moment. Tracey, however, seems capable of more. But growing up in a strict religious environment means she is 'underdeveloped' in many areas, and so her path into adulthood has been... interesting. She is wise, but innocent, genuflecting equally to both her idols - Beyoncé and Jesus. Living in a swiftly changing London, we watch as she crashes her way through what she should and shouldn't be doing.


GenerationGeneration
HBO Max, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Generation follows a group of high school students whose exploration of modern sexuality (devices and all) tests deeply entrenched beliefs about life, love and the nature of family in their conservative community.