September is here and I think it’s time for me to share my long list of TV-series here on the blog!
I call it part 1, because there will most likely, one day, be a part 2, 3 and so forth. I try to choose series by the words from friends and family, but also from the points at imdb. If it’s 8.5/10, it’s usually pretty good, I think..but there are some, I haven’t gotten into that has around 9…and a few around 7/10, that I’ve liked as well..so you never know exactly how it’s gonna be. I also always try to give a new series a few episodes in, before I decide whether to finish it or not. If I decide to not finish it, I might come back to it a few months later, and I get really in to it. So I just don’t judge it, by one seating. If you happen to sit with any good tips on any new ones, hit me up! So let’s start this. It’s in alphabetical order and all pics are from imdb.com. The short infos come from imdb as well.
Fear the Walking Dead 7.3/10 at imdb
What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in The Walking Dead (2010)? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question (source imdb.com). Trailer here.
Orphan Black 8.4/10 at imdb
A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her (source imdb.com). Trailer here.
Outlander 8.5/10 at imdb
Follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate relationship is ignited that tears Claire’s heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives (source imdb.com).
UP TO DATE WITH / WATCHED ALL SEASONS
Breaking Bad 9.5/10 at imdb
A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine, with his former student, in order to secure his family’s financial future (source imdb.com).
The Brigde/Bron 8.6/10 at imdb
When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer (source imdb.com).
Girls 7.4/10 at imdb
A comedy about the experiences of a group of girls in their early 20s (source imdb.com).
Homeland 8.4/10 at imdb
A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil (source imdb.com).
House of Cards 9.0/10 at imdb
A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him (source imdb.com).
Jessica Jones 8.3/10 at imdb
A former superhero decides to reboot her life by becoming a private investigator (source imdb.com).
Orange is the New Black 8.3/10 at imdb
The story of Piper Chapman, a woman in her thirties who is sentenced to fifteen months in prison after being convicted of a decade-old crime of transporting money to her drug-dealing girlfriend (source imdb.com).
Sons of Anarchy 8.6/10 at imdb
A man in his early 30s struggles to find a balance in his life between being a new dad and his involvement in a motorcycle club (source imdb.com).
The Affair 8.0/10 at imdb
A struggling novelist and a young waitress strike up an extramarital relationship that promises to forever change the course of their lives (source imdb.com).
The Fall 8.3/10 at imdb
Two hunters, one cold, deliberate and highly efficient and the other, a strong, athletic man with a wife, two children and a counselling job… one of them is a serial killer and one is a cop (source imdb.com).
The Fosters 8.0/10 at imdb
Teenager Callie Jacob is placed in a foster home with a lesbian couple and their blend of biological, adoptive and foster children (source imdb.com).
The Killing 8.2/10 at imdb
A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is found in the trunk of a submerged car (source imdb.com).
The Returned 8.3/10 at imdb
The Returned opens in a small mountain community which is rocked to its core when several local people who are presumed dead suddenly re-appear at their homes. Despite having passed away some years earlier, these ghostly characters appear in human form, they have not aged, and they are completely unaware of their own fatality (source imdb.com).
The Walking Dead 8.6/10 at imdb
Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by the walking dead. Fighting the dead, fearing the living (source imdb.com).
True Blood 8.0/10 at imdb
Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire (source imdb.com).
STOPPED BEFORE THE ENDING SEASON
24 8.4/10 at imdb
Jack Bauer, Director of Field Ops for the Counter-Terrorist Unit of Los Angeles, races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster (source imdb.com).
American Horror Story 8.3/10 at imdb
An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, and an enigmatic hotel (source imdb.com).
Downton Abbey 8.7/10 at imdb
A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century (source imdb.com).
Game of Thrones 9.5/10 at imdb
While a civil war brews between several noble families in Westeros, the children of the former rulers of the land attempt to rise up to power. Meanwhile a forgotten race, bent on destruction, plans to return after thousands of years in the North (source imdb.com).
Glee 6.7/10 at imdb
A group of ambitious misfits try to escape the harsh realities of high school by joining a glee club, where they find strength, acceptance and, ultimately, their voice, while working to pursue dreams of their own (source imdb.com).
Grey’s Anatomy 7.7/10 at imdb
A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors (source imdb.com).
Lost 8.4/10 at imdb
The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island (source imdb.com).
Scandal 7.9/10 at imdb
A former White House Communications Director starts her own crisis management firm only to realize her clients are not the only ones with secrets (source imdb.com).
Friends 9.0/10 at imdb
Follows the lives of six 20-something friends living in Manhattan (source imdb.com).
Gilmore Girls 8.0/10 at imdb
A drama centering around the relationship between a thirtysomething single mother and her teen daughter living in Stars Hollow, Connecticut (source imdb.com).
New Girl 7.8/10 at imdb
After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behavior very unusual, the men support her – most of the time (source imdb.com).
Sex and the City 7.0/10 at imdb
Four female New Yorkers gossip about their sex-lives (or lack thereof) and find new ways to deal with being a woman in the 90s (source imdb.com).
Ally McBeal 6.8/10 at imdb
Ally McBeal is a single young lawyer looking for love and fullfillment in life. She works for a Boston Law firm with her ex-lover and his wife, a money loving boss and an annoying receptionist. With all that is going on she must contend with her feelings and her over active imagination (source imdb.com).
Boston Public 7.3/10 at imdb
The lives of 10 faculty members at a high school in Boston, Mass. weave in and out of dealing with trouble-makers, having a personal life, and keeping sanity (source imdb.com).
Cityakuten/ER 7.7/10 at imdb
The lives, loves and losses of the doctors and nurses of Chicago’s County General Hospital (source imdb.com).
Criminal Minds 8.2/10 at imdb
The cases of the FBI Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU), an elite group of profilers who analyze the nation’s most dangerous serial killers and individual heinous crimes in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again (source imdb.com).