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LostLost
ABC, 2004 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

From J.J. Abrams, the creator of Alias, and Damon Lindelof (Crossing Jordan) comes an action-packed adventure: The survivors of a plane crash are forced to live with each other on a remote island, a dangerous new world that poses unique threats of its own.


Taboo (UK)Taboo (UK)
BBC One, 2017 On Hiatus | Drama, Action, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Set in 1813, this show follows Tom Hardy's James Keziah Delaney who returns from Africa with 14 ill-gotten diamonds and seeking to avenge his father's death. Refusing to sell the family business to the East India Company, he sets out to build his own trade and shipping empire and finds himself playing a dangerous game with two warring nations, Britain and America.


BarryBarry
HBO Max, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Barry centers on an ex-Marine who works as a low-rent hitman in the Midwest. Lonely and dissatisfied in his life he begrudgingly travels to Los Angeles to kill someone and ends up finding an accepting in a group of eager hopefuls within the L.A. theater scene.


CitadelCitadel
Prime Video, 2023 Running | Drama, Action, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Global spy agency Citadel has fallen, and its agents' memories were wiped clean. Now the powerful syndicate, Manticore, is rising in the void. Can the Citadel agents recollect their past and summon the strength to fight back?


Invasion (2021)Invasion (2021)
Apple TV+, 2021 Running | Drama, Action, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

An alien invasion is seen through the different perspectives of various people on different continents across the world.


Doom PatrolDoom Patrol
HBO Max, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Adventure | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

A re-imagining of one of DC's most beloved group of outcast Super Heroes: Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Girl and Crazy Jane, led by modern-day mad scientist Dr. Niles Caulder (The Chief). The Doom Patrol's members each suffered horrible accidents that gave them superhuman abilities - but also left them scarred and disfigured. Traumatized and downtrodden, the team found purpose through The Chief, who brought them together to investigate the weirdest phenomena in existence - and to protect Earth from what they find. Part support group, part Super Hero team, the Doom Patrol is a band of super-powered freaks who fight for a world that wants nothing to do with them. Picking up after the events of Titans, Doom Patrol will find these reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by none other than Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.


Monarch: Legacy of MonstersMonarch: Legacy of Monsters
Apple TV+, 2023 Running | Action, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Set after the battle between Godzilla and the Titans, revealing that monsters are real, follows one family's journey to uncover its buried secrets and a legacy linking them to Monarch.


The Terminal ListThe Terminal List
Prime Video, 2022 On Hiatus | Drama, Action, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

The Terminal List follows James Reece after his entire platoon of Navy SEALs is ambushed during a high-stakes covert mission. Reece returns home to his family with conflicting memories of the event and questions about his culpability. However, as new evidence comes to light, Reece discovers dark forces working against him, endangering not only his life but the lives of those he loves.


The Last KingdomThe Last Kingdom
BBC Two, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

This eight-episode, hourlong historical drama series is adapted from Bernard Cornwell's best-selling novels, The Saxon Stories by writer Stephen Butchard.


HeroesHeroes
NBC, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

Heroes is a serial saga about people all over the world discovering that they have superpowers and trying to deal with how this change affects their lives.