Best Thriller TV shows – page 3

 7.8
 33K
9-1-1 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Explore the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. These emergency responders must try to balance saving those who are at their most ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: 911, firefighter, misadventure, ambulance, fire brigade, medicine, daring rescue, chore, emergency, police officer, saving a life, teamwork ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 8.1
 182K
The Mentalist (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Style: exciting, intellectual, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, fighting crime, partners, police investigation, investigation, partners against crime, crimes, murder, talented, outsmarting, justice, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: california, usa
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 6.7
 3K
Gold Digger (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Gold Digger tells the story of wealthy 60 year old Julia as she falls in love with Benjamin, a man 25 years her junior. As this six part series progresses the impact their unconventional relationship has on her family is explored and the secrets of ...
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, scenic, psychological thriller
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, lie, love and romance, mystery, parents and children, adultery, rivalry, money, betrayal, mental disorder, rich woman, tv show ...
Place: london
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 7.4
 14K
The Mantis (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Jeanne Deber, known as "La Mante", the famous serial murderer who terrorized France more than 20 years ago, is forced by the police to come out of isolation to track down her copycat. She agrees to collaborate on one condition: to have ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, investigation, killings, haunted by the past, maniac, police, strong female character, sociopath, prison, psychopath, mind game ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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 7.8
 38K
Lethal Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: buddy cop, police detective, police partner, police, police investigation, lapd, friendship, chase, adventure, crimes, family relations, murder ...
Place: los angeles
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 8.7
 57K
Line of Duty (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Steve Arnott is a young officer who’s fallen foul of his superiors for refusing to help in the cover-up of an operation that ended in the shooting of an innocent father. He seems ideal to join AC-12, an anti-corruption police unit, just as it ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: police corruption, police detective, honest law enforcer, female police detective, dirty cop, policewoman, police, corruption, interrogation, police officer, evidence, secret ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, britain, united kingdom
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 7.6
 45K
Your Honor (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: The son of a respected judge is involved in a hit-and-run that leads to a high-stakes game of lies, deceit and impossible choices. A legal thriller that rips through all strata of New Orleans society.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: courtroom drama, judge, courtroom, family relations, car accident, crime boss, parent child relationship, lawyer, uncover truth, family life, parents and children, guilt ...
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I Know Who You Are (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A man ends up in hospital after a car accident. He does not remember his name, but it is soon discovered he is a famous attorney. To make things worse, the police start to suspect him of having murdered his missing niece.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: lawyer, amnesia, disappearance, investigation, niece, memory, family relations, police, car accident, mysterious disappearance, murder suspect, suspicion of murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain
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 8.8
 410K
Narcos (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, drug cartel, drug dealing, drug dealer, cartel, rise to the top, master criminal, smuggling, crimes, cia agent, criminal heroes, illegal drugs ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: colombia, latin america, panama, mexico, spain ...
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 7.8
 13K
The Capture (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When soldier Shaun Emery's conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, intense
Plot: investigation, ex soldier, murder, lawyer, capture, stalking, police, court, suspicion of murder, evidence, father daughter relationship, police officer ...
Time: future
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 8.1
 118K
Bodyguard (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A troubled war veteran is assigned to protect a controversial politician who may be the target of a terror plot.
Style: political, exciting, disturbing, suspense, romantic ...
Plot: bodyguard, terrorism, terrorist, family, police, security, politician, politics, army, assassination, stalking, veteran ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: middle east, britain, england, london
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 9.1
 40K
Persona (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: After being diagnosed with Alzheimer's, a retired judicial officer decides to commit a murder that he had been planning for years.
Style: enigmatic, tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: serial killer, investigation, rape, secret, death, police, alzheimer's disease, mother daughter relationship, journalist, retirement home, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
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 7.8
 21K
Mr. Mercedes (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A demented serial killer taunts a retired police detective with a series of lurid letters and emails, forcing the ex-cop to undertake a private, and potentially felonious, crusade to bring the killer to justice before he can strike again. Based on ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, mother son incest, investigation, criminal, police investigation, psychopath, violence, murderer, cruelty, sociopath, killer, murder ...
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 8.3
 110K
Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, mind bending, serious, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, uncover truth, strong female character, killings, lesbian relationship, female protagonist, family relations, top secret, lookalikes, supernatural, lesbianism, cloning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, new york
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 7.3
 9K
Deception (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Cameron Black is the world's greatest illusionist. At least, that's what people used to call him—before his greatest secret was exposed and his career destroyed. Even worse, Cameron has good reason to believe this was no accident.
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: illusionist, outsmarting, fbi, who done it, team, deception, magic, investigation, secret, psychology, mystery, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.9
 51K
Bloodline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatic thriller that explores the demons lurking beneath the surface of a contemporary American family. The Rayburns are hard-working pillars of their Florida Keys community. But when the black sheep son comes home for the 45th anniversary of ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, sibling relationship, family life, homecoming, secret, wealthy family, dark secret, police detective, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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 7.2
 15K
Absentia (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A missing FBI agent reappears six years after being declared dead.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspense, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: missing person, fbi, amnesia, fbi agent, crimes, memory loss, new life, survival, memory, life & death, fight, exploitation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.5
 2K
Balthazar (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Facing a series of complex murder cases, new police commander Hélène Bach must learn to work with the brilliant yet exasperating Raphaël, who can make the dead speak like no-one else.
Style: captivating, realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: police, police detective, murder, crime scene, murder investigation, riddles and clues, pathologist, crimes, investigation, policewoman, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: france
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Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a ...
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, agent, spy, terrorism, investigation, cia agent, conspiracy, terrorist, intelligence, murder, chase ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: usa, langley virginia, washington d.c.
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 7.9
 165K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, investigation, murder, consciousness, virtual reality, resistance fighter, body swapping, female nudity, adventure, multiple storylines, doppelganger ...
Time: distant future, future
Place: san francisco
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Only Murders in the Building (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three strangers who share an obsession with true crime suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one.
Style: humorous, funny, captivating, entertaining
Plot: murder, criminal, amateur detective, lesbian, stranger, crime solving, private detective, murder mystery, true crime, city, murder investigation, amateur sleuth ...
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 7.6
 43K
Messiah (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A wary CIA officer investigates a charismatic man who sparks a spiritual movement and stirs political unrest. Who exactly is he? And what does he want?
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: cia, messiah, prophet, religion, cia agent, isis, jesus, politics, investigation, media, disorder, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, israel, texas
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The Field of Blood (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of Denise Mina's thriller set in 1982. When the story of a murder has huge implications for her family, newspaper copy boy Paddy Meehan battles prejudices to get to the truth. As she inches closer to revealing the truth, her ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, suspense, serious ...
Plot: journalism, investigation, uncover truth, murder, media, workplace, crimes, ambition, murder mystery, society, bbc, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, europe
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 8.7
 6K
Mouse (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: A psychopath’s ruthless serial murders have left the entire nation gripped with fear and chaos. A honest and justice-seeking rookie police officer and a veteran detective with tragic past, face against the killer. After the encounter with the ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: serial murder, investigation, psychopath, crime scene, murder investigation, psycho killer, police officer, serial killer, murder, crime solving, murder mystery, homicide detective ...
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 8.5
 26K
Southland (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Since premiering in 2009, Southland has redefined the police drama with its raw, authentic look at the lives and work of Los Angeles detectives and beat cops. The show centers on four main characters: Officer John Cooper (Cudlitz), a seasoned cop ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lapd, police detective, police protagonist, policewoman, partners against crime, police officer, fighting crime, crimes, peril, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, southern california, los angeles, usa
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The End of the F***ing World (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a darkly comedic road trip in search of her real father.
Style: tragicomedy, ironic, road movie, captivating, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenager, underage, murder, psycho, road trip, dark humor, teenage love, psychopath, tragic love, police investigation, search for father, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: united kingdom
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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Las Vegas criminalists working for the Las Vegas Police Department as they use physical evidence to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic drama, which has inspired a host of other cop-show "procedurals". The ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, murder investigation, teamwork, crimes, investigator, scientist, expert, police investigation, police detective, workplace, murder, police procedural ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 494 min.
TV show
Story: After an au pair’s tragic death, Henry Wingrave hires a young American nanny to care for his orphaned niece and nephew who reside at Bly Manor with the estate’s chef Owen, groundskeeper Jamie and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose. But all is not as it ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, enigmatic, dark fantasy, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, lgbt, lesbian, supernatural horror, ghost, afterlife, nanny, paranormal activity, supernatural, lake, supernatural power, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s, victorian era, 19th century, 2000s, 2020s
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Raised by Wolves (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After Earth is ravaged by a great religious war, an atheistic android architect sends two of his creations, Mother and Father, to start a peaceful, godless colony on the planet Kepler-22b. Their treacherous task is jeopardized by the arrival of the ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, visually appealing, gothic ...
Plot: space colony, androids, distant planet, post apocalypse, robot human relationship, survival, alien creature, vestiges of humanity, atheism, war, religious cult, parents and children ...
Time: future, distant future
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 8.4
 72K
Veronica Mars (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series is set in the fictional town of Neptune, California, and stars Kristen Bell as the title character, a student who progresses from high school to college while moonlighting as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective ...
Style: witty, touching, neo noir, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, private investigator, student, female detective, private detective, youth, teenage life, friendship, female protagonist, parents and children, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
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