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Planet Earth IIPlanet Earth II
BBC One, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

Planet Earth II is a 2016 British nature documentary series produced by the BBC as a sequel to the highly successful Planet Earth television series, which aired a decade earlier, in 2006. The series is presented and narrated by Sir David Attenborough with the score composed by Hans Zimmer.


ChapelwaiteChapelwaite
Epix, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Based on the short story Jerusalem's Lot by Stephen King. Chapelwaite is set in the 1850s, the series follows Captain Charles Boone (Brody), who relocates his family of three children to his ancestral home in the small, seemingly sleepy town of Preacher's Corners, Maine after his wife dies at sea. However, Charles will soon have to confront the secrets of his family's sordid history, and fight to end the darkness that has plagued the Boones for generations.


EchoesEchoes
Netflix, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

A mystery thriller about identical twins Leni and Gina, who share a dangerous secret. Since they were children, Leni and Gina secretly have swapped lives, culminating in a double life as adults: They share two homes, two husbands and a child, but everything in their perfectly choreographed world is thrown into disarray when one of the sisters goes missing.


GrantchesterGrantchester
ITV, 2014 Running | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Sidney Chambers, a charismatic clergyman, investigates the suspicious death of one of his parishioners in the hamlet of Grantchester. Set in the real-life village of Grantchester, this drama follows Chambers as he balances his religious duties with his newfound role as an investigative vicar.


The PenguinThe Penguin

A limited series focusing on The Penguin first seen in the 2022 film 'The Batman'.


CandyCandy
Hulu, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Candy, set in 1980 Texas, follows a wife and mother who seemingly has a perfect life until she becomes a suspect in a murder case. Accused of killing her lover's wife with an ax, Candy's idyllic existence is shattered as she faces the consequences of her alleged affair and the murder accusation.


The SwarmThe Swarm
ZDF, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

The global environmental thriller is set in the present day, where anomalies and unnatural behavior in marine animals are causing upheaval all over the world. The Swarm follows a global group of scientists who come together to tackle one of the biggest challenges mankind has ever faced. They make the chilling discovery that deep at the bottom of the sea resides a collective intelligence which has suffered the ravages of civilization on its habitat - and decided to fight back.


The Good Lord BirdThe Good Lord Bird
Showtime, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Military/War, Western, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

A group led by abolitionist John Brown and a young slave travel across the US in the 1850s to end slavery. Based on a novel by James McBride. The Good Lord Bird is a TV series that explores the fight against slavery in the US. It follows a group of freedom fighters led by John Brown.


The Lost Flowers of Alice HartThe Lost Flowers of Alice Hart
Prime Video, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart follows a young girl, Alice Hart, whose violent childhood casts a dark shadow over her adult life. After a family tragedy in which she loses both her abusive father and beloved mother in a tragic and mysterious fire, nine-year-old Alice is taken to live with her grandmother June on a flower farm where she learns that there are secrets within secrets about her and her family's past.


The Girl from PlainvilleThe Girl from Plainville
Hulu, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

The Girl from Plainville is inspired by the true story of Michelle Carter, of Massachusetts, and her controversial "texting-suicide" case. Based off of the Esquire article of the same name by Jesse Barron, the series will explore Carter's relationship with Conrad Roy III and the events that led to his death and, later, her controversial conviction of involuntary manslaughter. Carter was convicted in 2017 for encouraging Roy's suicide via a series of texts and phone calls.