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Sherlock (Series, 2010–)

Stan (Season: 1–4)

Sherlock

A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.

IMDb: 9.2 (615,047 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs, Rupert Graves

Directed by: N/A

Twin Peaks (Series, 1990–1991)

Stan (Season: 1–2)

Twin Peaks

An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks.

IMDb: 8.9 (135,220 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook

Directed by: N/A

House (Series, 2004–2012)

Amazon (Season: 1–8)

House

An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.

IMDb: 8.8 (343,515 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

Directed by: N/A

Dexter (Series, 2006–2013)

Stan (Season: 1–8)

Dexter

A Miami police forensics expert moonlights as a serial killer of criminals whom he believes have escaped justice.

IMDb: 8.7 (551,486 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Directed by: N/A

Star Trek: The Next Generation (Series, 1987–1994)

Netflix (Season: 1–7)

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Set decades after Captain James T. Kirk's 5-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers in a new Enterprise set off on their own mission to go where no one has gone before.

IMDb: 8.6 (75,675 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Directed by: N/A

The Bridge (Series, 2011–)

Stan (Season: 1–3)

The Bridge

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.

IMDb: 8.6 (38,242 votes)

Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Starring: Sofia Helin, Rafael Pettersson, Dag Malmberg, Sarah Boberg

Directed by: N/A

Twin Peaks (Series, 2017–)

Stan (Season: 1)

Twin Peaks

Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.

IMDb: 8.6 (26,552 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook, Sheryl Lee, Kyle MacLachlan

Directed by: David Lynch

Luther (Series, 2010–2015)

Netflix (Season: 1–3)

Luther

A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

IMDb: 8.5 (86,208 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley, Michael Smiley

Directed by: N/A

Homeland (Series, 2011–)

Netflix (Season: 1–5)

Homeland

When Marine Nicolas Brody is hailed as a hero after he returns home from eight years of captivity in Iraq, intelligence officer Carrie Mathison is the only one who suspects that he may have been turned.

IMDb: 8.4 (257,335 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Starring: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Rupert Friend, Damian Lewis

Directed by: N/A

13 Reasons Why (Series, 2017–)

Netflix (Season: 1)

13 Reasons Why

Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.

IMDb: 8.4 (140,952 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery

Starring: Katherine Langford, Christian Navarro, Michael Sadler, Justin Prentice

Directed by: Kyle Patrick Alvarez

Sense8 (Series, 2015–)

Netflix (Season: 1–2)

Sense8

A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world's order.

IMDb: 8.4 (101,334 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Starring: Aml Ameen, Doona Bae, Jamie Clayton, Tina Desai

Directed by: N/A

Veronica Mars (Series, 2004–2007)

Stan (Season: 1–3)

Veronica Mars

After her best friend is murdered and her father is removed as county sheriff, Veronica Mars dedicates her life to cracking the toughest mysteries in the affluent town of Neptune.

IMDb: 8.4 (58,046 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Kristen Bell, Percy Daggs III, Jason Dohring, Francis Capra

Directed by: N/A

Broadchurch (Series, 2013–)

Netflix (Season: 1–2)

Broadchurch

The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.

IMDb: 8.4 (57,367 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Jodie Whittaker, Andrew Buchan

Directed by: N/A

Star Trek (Series, 1966–1969)

Netflix (Season: 1–3)

Star Trek

Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise explore the galaxy and defend the United Federation of Planets.

IMDb: 8.3 (59,158 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery

Starring: Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner, DeForest Kelley, Nichelle Nichols

Directed by: N/A

The Good Wife (Series, 2009–)

Amazon (Season: 1–7) Netflix (Season: 1–7) Stan (Season: 1–7)

The Good Wife

Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state's attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm.

IMDb: 8.3 (56,583 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Christine Baranski, Archie Panjabi

Directed by: N/A

MythBusters (Series, 2003–)

Netflix (Season: 4–5)

MythBusters

A weekly documentary in which two Hollywood special effects experts attempt to debunk urban legends by directly testing them.

IMDb: 8.3 (47,613 votes)

Genre: Documentary, Mystery

Starring: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Robert Lee, Kari Byron

Directed by: N/A

The Expanse (Series, 2015–)

Netflix (Season: 1–2)

The Expanse

A police detective in the asteroid belt, the first officer of an interplanetary ice freighter and an earth-bound United Nations executive slowly discover a vast conspiracy that threatens the Earth's rebellious colony on the asteroid belt.

IMDb: 8.3 (43,563 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Starring: Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, Dominique Tipper

Directed by: Terry McDonough

Life On Mars (Series, 2006–2007)

Life On Mars

After being involved in a car accident in 2006, DCI Sam Tyler wakes up to find himself in 1973, the era of 'Sweeney' type policing, Mark III Cortinas, and flared trousers.

IMDb: 8.3 (25,673 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: John Simm, Philip Glenister, Liz White, Dean Andrews

Directed by: N/A

How to Get Away with Murder (Series, 2014–)

Netflix (Season: 1–2)

How to Get Away with Murder

A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

IMDb: 8.2 (83,810 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

Directed by: Bill D'Elia

The Killing (Series, 2011–2014)

Netflix (Season: 1–4)

The Killing

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.

IMDb: 8.2 (78,527 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Billy Campbell, Liam James

Directed by: N/A

Bates Motel (Series, 2013–)

Netflix (Season: 1–4)

Bates Motel

"Bates Motel" is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho," and gives a portrayal of how Norman Bates' (Freddie Highmore) psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans ...

IMDb: 8.2 (74,233 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Starring: Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot, Olivia Cooke

Directed by: N/A

11.22.63 (Series, 2016)

Stan (Season: 1)

11.22.63

High school teacher Jake Epping travels back in time to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy - but his mission is threatened by Lee Harvey Oswald, falling in love, and the past itself, which doesn't want to be changed.

IMDb: 8.2 (50,552 votes)

Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Starring: James Franco, Chris Cooper, Josh Duhamel, Lucy Fry

Directed by: James Kent, Kevin Macdonald

The Night Manager (Series, 2016–)

Amazon (Season: 1)

The Night Manager

The night manager of a Cairo hotel is recruited to infiltrate an arms dealer's inner circle.

IMDb: 8.2 (49,716 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Debicki, Olivia Colman

Directed by: Susanne Bier

The Blacklist (Series, 2013–)

Netflix (Season: 1–5)

The Blacklist

Elizabeth 'Liz' Keen, a new FBI profiler has her entire life uprooted when a mysterious criminal, Raymond Reddington, on the FBI's Top Ten Most Wanted List turns himself in and insists on speaking to her.

IMDb: 8.1 (133,958 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Diego Klattenhoff, James Spader, Megan Boone, Harry Lennix

Directed by: N/A

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (Series, 1999–)

Amazon (Season: 1–4)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD who investigate sexually related crimes.

IMDb: 8.1 (59,366 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T, Dann Florek, Richard Belzer

Directed by: N/A

American Gods (Series, 2017–)

Amazon (Season: 1)

American Gods

A recently released ex-convict named Shadow meets a mysterious man who calls himself "Wednesday" and who knows more than he first seems to about Shadow's life and past.

IMDb: 8.1 (41,787 votes)

Genre: Fantasy, Mystery

Starring: Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Bruce Langley, Yetide Badaki

Directed by: David Slade

Damages (Series, 2007–2012)

Amazon (Season: 1–5) Stan (Season: 1–5)

Damages

A law school graduate becomes the protégée of a successful high-stakes litigator.

IMDb: 8.1 (25,417 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Glenn Close, Rose Byrne, Tate Donovan, Zachary Booth

Directed by: N/A

Elementary (Series, 2012–)

Elementary

A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

IMDb: 7.9 (84,212 votes)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Starring: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill

Directed by: John Polson

The 100 (Series, 2014–)

Netflix (Season: 1–3)

The 100

Set 97 years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization, when a spaceship housing humanity's lone survivors sends 100 juvenile delinquents back to Earth in hopes of possibly re-populating the planet.

IMDb: 7.8 (139,967 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Starring: Eliza Taylor, Bob Morley, Paige Turco, Marie Avgeropoulos

Directed by: N/A

The OA (Series, 2016–)

Netflix (Season: 1)

The OA

Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her 20s with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.

IMDb: 7.8 (50,310 votes)

Genre: Drama, Mystery

Starring: Emory Cohen, Scott Wilson, Alice Krige, Patrick Gibson

Directed by: Zal Batmanglij