Top TV Dramas movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent Dexter on DVD Dexter
Synopsis
Mild-mannered Dexter Morgan works for the police department as a blood-splatter analyst but moonlights as a vigilante murderer who only targets other killers, implementing a moral code instilled in him by his adoptive father.
Cast
Cast
Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar, C.S. Lee, Lauren Vélez, Desmond Harrington, Julie Benz, Christina Robinson, Geoff Pierson
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, Showtime
Rent True Blood on DVD True Blood
Synopsis
In this critically acclaimed HBO series, mind-reading waitress Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin, in a Golden Globe-winning role) dives into a complicated relationship when she falls for vampire Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer) in a world where the undead live openly and drink synthetic blood. As the couple's steamy courtship progresses, strange happenings occur in and around their small town of Bon Temps, La., that threaten Sookie and her loved ones.
Cast
Cast
Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Chris Bauer, Nelsan Ellis, Jim Parrack, Carrie Preston, Alexander Skarsgård, Todd Lowe, Deborah Ann Woll, Kristin Bauer
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Mad Men on DVD Mad Men
Synopsis
Set in 1960s New York, this series takes a peek inside an ad agency in an era when the cutthroat business had a glamorous lure. When the cigarette smoke clears and the martinis are set down, at the center of it all is womanizing ad man Don Draper.
Cast
Cast
Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, Aaron Staton, Rich Sommer, John Slattery, Kiernan Shipka , Robert Morse, Michael Gladis, Christopher Stanley, Bryan Batt, Jared Harris, Jessica Paré, Alison Brie, Jay R. Ferguson, Ben Feldman, Mark Moses, Alexa Alemanni, Julie McNiven
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, AMC
Rent The Wire on DVD The Wire
Synopsis
Widely considered one of the finest-written dramas ever to appear on television, "The Wire" explores the personalities embroiled in Baltimore's underground drug trade. Each season focuses on a different aspect of this small American city grappling with its vices, from the longshoremen on the docks, to the cops, journalists and politicians who all have so much to lose. Dominic West and Lance Reddick anchor the expansive cast.
Cast
Cast
Dominic West, John Doman, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Deirdre Lovejoy, Sonja Sohn, Seth Gilliam, Domenick Lombardozzi, Clarke Peters, Andre Royo, Michael K. Williams, Jim True-Frost, Frankie Faison, Corey Parker Robinson, Delaney Williams
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Game of Thrones on DVD Game of Thrones
Synopsis
Originally airing on HBO, this live-action fantasy series -- based on George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels -- charts the violent efforts of competing noble families to gain control of the vacant Westeros throne.
Cast
Cast
Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau , Iain Glen, Alfie Allen, John Bradley, Conleth Hill, Aidan Gillen, Gwendoline Christie, Isaac Hempstead-Wright, Jerome Flynn, Liam Cunningham, Rory McCann, Carice van Houten, Natalie Dormer, Hannah Murray
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV War & Politics, HBO
Rent Weeds on DVD Weeds
Synopsis
Nancy Botwin takes a big hit when her husband dies suddenly and she's left struggling to maintain her comfortable lifestyle -- so the suburban soccer mom summons up her inner entrepreneur and starts selling pot to her affluent neighbors.
Cast
Cast
Mary-Louise Parker, Hunter Parrish, Alexander Gould, Kevin Nealon, Justin Kirk, Elizabeth Perkins, Allie Grant, Andy Milder, Tonye Patano, Romany Malco
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, Showtime, TV Dramas
Rent The Sopranos on DVD The Sopranos
Synopsis
It's not easy running both a crime family and one's own family, but with the help of his secret shrink (Lorraine Bracco), New Jersey mob boss Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) manages both -- though just barely -- in this darkly comedic and critically acclaimed crime series from HBO. Murder in the morning and dinner with the family at night are the order of the day for Tony, wife Camela (Edie Falco) and the rest of the extended Soprano clan.
Cast
Cast
James Gandolfini, Edie Falco, Lorraine Bracco, Tony Sirico, Michael Imperioli, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Robert Iler, Drea de Matteo, Steven Van Zandt, Aida Turturro, Steve Schirripa, Dan Grimaldi, John Ventimiglia, Joe Pantoliano, Vincent Pastore
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Breaking Bad on DVD Breaking Bad
Synopsis
Emmy winner Bryan Cranston stars as Walter White, a high school science teacher who learns that he has terminal lung cancer and teams with a former student to manufacture and sell high-quality crystal meth to secure his family's future.
Cast
Cast
Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris, Betsy Brandt, R.J. Mitte, Bob Odenkirk, Steven Michael Quezada, Jonathan Banks, Giancarlo Esposito
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, AMC
Rent Rome on DVD Rome
Synopsis
Combining the epic sweep of history with the intimate drama of family life, this gripping series follows two common soldiers, Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo, whose destinies intertwine with those of the most powerful citizens of ancient Rome.
Cast
Cast
Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon, James Purefoy, Ian McNeice, Coral Amiga, Lindsay Duncan, Lidia Biondi, Tobias Menzies, Nicholas Woodeson, Indira Varma, David Bamber, Chiara Mastalli, Manfredi Aliquo, Suzanne Bertish, Max Pirkis, Lee Boardman, Esther Hall, Ciarán Hinds, Anna Fausta Primiano, Michael Nardone
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV War & Politics, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Entourage on DVD Entourage
Synopsis
HBO's raunchy skewering of the movie biz follows hot young actor Vince Chase (Adrian Grenier) and the pals who trade on his celebrity status for perks, including best friend and manager Eric (Kevin Connolly), ne'er-do-well Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) and C-list actor Johnny Drama (Kevin Dillon). While Vincent copes with fame, razor-sharp agent Ari (Jeremy Piven) micromanages his escalating career and keeps the leeches in line.
Cast
Cast
Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara, Jeremy Piven, Perrey Reeves, Debi Mazar, Rhys Coiro
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Homeland on DVD Homeland
Synopsis
When Sgt. Nicholas Brody, an American prisoner of war, returns home after eight years of captivity, frantic CIA agent Carrie Anderson suspects the Marine of having been turned into an Al Qaeda terrorist in this espionage drama from Showtime.
Cast
Cast
Claire Danes, Damian Lewis, Mandy Patinkin, Morena Baccarin, David Harewood, Diego Klattenhoff, Jackson Pace, Morgan Saylor, Jamey Sheridan, David Marciano, Navid Negahban
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV War & Politics, Showtime
Rent Six Feet Under on DVD Six Feet Under
Synopsis
For five seasons, viewers hung on the grim antics of the Fisher family -- left to run a funeral home after the death of Dad. Living their own lives while putting to rest the loved ones of others poses constant (often comic) challenges to the clan.
Cast
Cast
Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose, Freddy Rodriguez, Mathew St. Patrick, Rachel Griffiths, Justina Machado, Jeremy Sisto, James Cromwell, Brenna Tosh, Bronwyn Tosh
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Deadwood on DVD Deadwood
Synopsis
It's 1876 -- the height of the gold strike -- and rebels and outlaws are drawn to Deadwood, a South Dakota town where everyone, including ex-marshal Seth Bullock (Timothy Olyphant) and infamous Wild Bill Hickok (Keith Carradine), is out to make a name for themselves at whatever cost. Ian McShane (Sexy Beast) co-stars as foul-mouthed saloon owner Al Swearengen in HBO's award-winning, dramatic Western series.
Cast
Cast
Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif, W. Earl Brown, John Hawkes, Paula Malcomson, Dayton Callie, Leon Rippy, William Sanderson, Robin Weigert, Sean Bridgers, Bree Seanna Wall, Jim Beaver, Jeffrey Jones, Kim Dickens, Powers Boothe, Titus Welliver, Peter Jason, Anna Gunn, Larry Cedar, Geri Jewell
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Westerns, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Downton Abbey on DVD Downton Abbey
Synopsis
Exposing the snobbery, backbiting and machinations of a disappearing class system, this series chronicles the comings and goings of the upper-crust Crawley family and their assorted servants.
Cast
Cast
Hugh Bonneville, Jim Carter, Elizabeth McGovern, Maggie Smith, Jessica Brown Findlay, Laura Carmichael, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Siobhan Finneran, Joanne Froggatt, Thomas Howes, Rob James-Collier, Rose Leslie, Phyllis Logan, Sophie McShera
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Dramas, British TV, PBS
Rent The Tudors on DVD The Tudors
Synopsis
All the splendor and scandal of England's 16th-century royal court comes to life in this series that follows notorious Tudor monarch Henry VIII. The king often lets his passions rule, making for one of the most tumultuous periods of the throne.
Cast
Cast
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, James Frain, Anthony Brophy, Guy Carleton, Sarah Bolger, Natalie Dormer, Max Brown, Nick Dunning, Rod Hallett, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Simon Ward
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV War & Politics, BBC, Showtime
Rent Californication on DVD Californication
Synopsis
Best-selling novelist Hank Moody battles writer's block and a weakness for drugs, booze and one-night stands while he struggles to make things work with his on-and-off girlfriend and their teenage daughter.
Cast
Cast
David Duchovny, Natascha McElhone, Pamela Adlon, Madeleine Martin, Evan Handler
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, Showtime, TV Dramas
Rent Battlestar Galactica on DVD Battlestar Galactica
Synopsis
Deep in the universe, cybernetic Cylons have all but wiped out the human race, laying waste to the Twelve Colonies of Man. Cast out, the few survivors aboard the Battlestar Galactica search for a so-called 13th colony: the mythical planet Earth.
Cast
Cast
Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Tricia Helfer, Jamie Bamber, James Callis, Grace Park, Katee Sackhoff, Michael Hogan, Aaron Douglas, Tahmoh Penikett, Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Donnelly Rhodes, Nicki Clyne, Michael Trucco
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Action & Adventure, Syfy Channel, TV Dramas
Rent House, M.D. on DVD House, M.D.
Synopsis
This Emmy-winning hospital drama stars Hugh Laurie as the perpetually ornery yet indisputably brilliant Dr. Gregory House, a paradoxical physician who loathes his patients but has a knack for treating the most mysterious afflictions.
Cast
Cast
Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jennifer Morrison, Jesse Spencer, Bobbin Bergstrom, Olivia Wilde, Peter Jacobson, Kal Penn, Anne Dudek, Stephanie Venditto
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Medical Dramas, TV Dramas, Fox
Rent Justified on DVD Justified
Synopsis
This police drama centers on Raylan Givens, a rookie U.S. marshal whose penchant for taking the law into his own hands, frontier-style, gets him relegated to a backwater post: the Appalachian town where he grew up.
Cast
Cast
Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Erica Tazel, Joelle Carter, Jacob Pitts, Walton Goggins, Natalie Zea, David Meunier, Raymond J. Barry, Jere Burns, Jonathan Kowalsky, Jeremy Davies, Abby Miller
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, FX
Rent Freaks and Geeks on DVD Freaks and Geeks
Synopsis
A group of high school students in 1980 faces various social struggles. Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts, courtesy of an invitation from Daniel Desario.
Cast
Cast
Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine, Seth Rogen, Jason Segel, Martin Starr, Becky Ann Baker, Joe Flaherty, Busy Philipps
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Teen Dramas, NBC
Rent Grey's Anatomy on DVD Grey's Anatomy
Synopsis
Ellen Pompeo stars in this Emmy-winning medical drama as Dr. Meredith Grey, a young surgical intern (and eventual resident) who's caught up in a swirl of personal and professional passions with fellow doctors at Seattle Grace Hospital.
Cast
Cast
Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson, James Pickens Jr., Isaiah Washington, Sandra Oh, Katherine Heigl, T.R. Knight, Patrick Dempsey, Sara Ramirez, Eric Dane, Chyler Leigh, Kate Walsh, Kevin McKidd, Jessica Capshaw
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Medical Dramas, Romantic Dramas, ABC
Rent Glee on DVD Glee
Synopsis
Amid relationship woes and personal attacks from wonderfully wicked cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester, idealistic teacher Will Schuester fights to turn the underdog members of McKinley High's Glee Club into confident winners.
Cast
Cast
Lea Michele, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison, Cory Monteith, Naya Rivera, Kevin McHale, Jenna Ushkowitz, Amber Riley, Mark Salling, Heather Morris, Harry Shum Jr., Jayma Mays, Dianna Agron
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, Fox
Rent Big Love on DVD Big Love
Synopsis
In a Salt Lake City suburb, store owner and polygamist Bill Henrickson (Bill Paxton) manages his expanding business and expansive family -- three wives, nine children and three houses -- while attempting to keep the cat in the bag. Wives Barb (Jeanne Tripplehorn), Nicki (Chloë Sevigny) and Margene (Ginnifer Goodwin) jostle for position while career-minded Bill makes political strides in both the family and the community.
Cast
Cast
Bill Paxton, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Chloë Sevigny, Ginnifer Goodwin, Amanda Seyfried, Grace Zabriskie, Melora Walters
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent House of Cards on DVD House of Cards
Synopsis
Ruthless politician Francis Underwood and his ambitious wife Claire will stop at nothing to conquer Washington D.C. in this dark political drama, winner of four Emmy Awards, including Best Director, and two Golden Globes for Best Actor and Best Actress.
Cast
Cast
Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Boris McGiver, Nathan Darrow, Mahershala Ali, Sebastian Arcelus, Michel Gill, Rachel Brosnahan, Sakina Jaffrey, Constance Zimmer, Kate Mara, Corey Stoll, Kristen Connolly, Sandrine Holt, Jayne Atkinson, Gerald McRaney, Molly Parker, Jimmi Simpson, Mozhan Marnò, Derek Cecil, Elizabeth Marvel, Paul Sparks, Lars Mikkelsen, Kim Dickens, Neve Campbell, Joel Kinnaman, Dominique McElligott, Damian Young, Patricia Clarkson, Campbell Scott, James Martinez, Korey Jackson
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV War & Politics, Dramas Based on the Book, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Political Dramas, Netflix
Rent Nurse Jackie on DVD Nurse Jackie
Synopsis
Edie Falco anchors this acclaimed dramedy as Jackie Peyton, a far-from-perfect but dedicated ER nurse who works in a hectic New York City hospital and relies on pain meds to get her through her exhausting days.
Cast
Cast
Edie Falco, Merritt Wever, Peter Facinelli, Anna Deavere Smith, Paul Schulze, Dominic Fumusa, Ruby Jerins, Stephen Wallem
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Medical Dramas, TV Dramas, TV Comedies, Showtime
Rent Sons of Anarchy on DVD Sons of Anarchy
Synopsis
After seizing control of its town, gun-running motorcycle club the Sons of Anarchy soon butts heads with rival biker gangs, racist groups and the law. Meanwhile, young Jax Teller finds himself torn between protecting his son and loyalty to his gang.
Cast
Cast
Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman, Mark Boone Junior, Kim Coates, Tommy Flanagan, Maggie Siff, Theo Rossi, Ryan Hurst, Dayton Callie
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, TV Crime Dramas, FX
Rent Boardwalk Empire on DVD Boardwalk Empire
Synopsis
Inspired by real events, HBO's robust drama chronicles the advent of Atlantic City and the Prohibition-era kingpins who made it a haven for drinking and gambling, including corrupt politician Nucky Thompson and mobsters Arnold Rothstein and Al Capone.
Cast
Cast
Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon, Shea Whigham, Aleksa Palladino, Michael Stuhlbarg, Stephen Graham, Vincent Piazza, Paz de la Huerta, Michael K. Williams, Anthony Laciura, Paul Sparks, Dabney Coleman
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Heroes on DVD Heroes
Synopsis
Drawing on American comic book tradition, this groundbreaking sci-fi serial drama intertwines the stories of a disparate group of seemingly ordinary people who suddenly discover they possess superhuman abilities.
Cast
Cast
Hayden Panettiere, Jack Coleman, Milo Ventimiglia, Ali Larter, Masi Oka, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Greg Grunberg, James Kyson , Adrian Pasdar, Zachary Quinto, Cristine Rose, Ashley Crow, Jimmy Jean-Louis
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, NBC
Rent Spartacus on DVD Spartacus
Synopsis
After leading a mutiny against the Romans, a Thracian man is torn from his homeland and condemned to a brutal death in the arena, only to outlast his executioners and be reborn as the enslaved gladiator Spartacus.
Cast
Cast
Andy Whitfield, Liam McIntyre, Dustin Clare, John Hannah, Manu Bennett, Lucy Lawless, Peter Mensah, Nick Tarabay, Viva Bianca, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Jai Courtney
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, Starz
Rent The Walking Dead on DVD The Walking Dead
Synopsis
In the wake of a zombie apocalypse that desolates the world as we know it, a group of survivors led by police officer Rick Grimes holds on to the hope of humanity by banding together to wage a never-ending fight for their own survival.
Cast
Cast
Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Jeffrey DeMunn, Steven Yeun, Chandler Riggs, Norman Reedus, IronE Singleton, Melissa McBride
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Action & Adventure, AMC
Rent Fringe on DVD Fringe
Synopsis
As part of Fringe Division, eager young FBI agent Olivia Dunham uses experimental science to unravel the layers of mystery surrounding a series of dangerous -- and escalating -- paranormal events called the Pattern.
Cast
Cast
Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, Jasika Nicole, John Noble, Lance Reddick, Blair Brown, Michael Cerveris, Kirk Acevedo, Seth Gabel, Ryan McDonald
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, Fox
Rent True Detective on DVD True Detective
Synopsis
Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson star in this crime drama about two detectives caught up in the 17-year-long hunt for a serial killer. Both cops' roles in a 1995 murder investigation come back to haunt them when the case is reopened.
Cast
Cast
Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Potts, Tory Kittles, Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch, Kelly Reilly
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Oz on DVD Oz
Synopsis
HBO's edgy series is set in Emerald City, an experimental unit of a maximum-security prison that focuses on prisoner rehabilitation. In this world, however, prisoners must choose cohorts carefully, because every gang has its friends -- and enemies. This intense, long-running drama from producers Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana features an enormous ensemble cast, including Ernie Hudson, Harold Perrineau, J.K. Simmons, Rita Moreno and Edie Falco.
Cast
Cast
Ernie Hudson, Harold Perrineau, Lee Tergesen, J.K. Simmons, Dean Winters, Terry Kinney, Rita Moreno, George Morfogen, Eamonn Walker, B.D. Wong, Kirk Acevedo, Tom Mardirosian, Philip Scozzarella, Scott William Winters, Lauren Vélez, Chuck Zito, Otto Sanchez, Christopher Meloni, Granville Adams, Carl DiMaggio, Robert Clohessy, Evan Seinfeld, Edie Falco, muMs da Schemer
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Nip/Tuck on DVD Nip/Tuck
Synopsis
A little shady deal here, a little ethical entanglement there -- it's a way of life for Sean McNamara and Christian Troy, Miami doctors who own an exclusive plastic surgery clinic that generates as much trouble as it does cash.
Cast
Cast
Dylan Walsh, Julian McMahon, John Hensley, Joely Richardson, Roma Maffia, Linda Klein, Kelly Carlson, Kelsey Batelaan
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Medical Dramas, TV Dramas, FX
Rent Carnivale on DVD Carnivale
Synopsis
Oddly out of the ordinary, this HBO drama shines a mesmerizing light on carnival life in 1930s Oklahoma, where short-statured manager Samson and his carnies welcome new recruits into their midst while supernatural forces portend a mythic battle.
Cast
Cast
Nick Stahl, Clancy Brown, Tim DeKay, Clea DuVall, Diane Salinger, Michael J. Anderson, Patrick Bauchau, Debra Christofferson, Toby Huss, Cynthia Ettinger, Carla Gallo, Adrienne Barbeau, Brian Turk, Amy Madigan
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Mysteries, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Dramas, HBO
Rent Lonesome Dove on DVD Lonesome Dove
Synopsis
In this Emmy-winning made-for-television movie based on the Larry McMurtry bestseller, two former Texas Rangers leave Texas to settle land in Montana. Their plans are thwarted and helped along by a cast of characters that could only live out West.
Cast
Cast
Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane, Robert Urich, Anjelica Huston, Frederic Forrest, D.B. Sweeney, Ricky Schroder, Chris Cooper, Glenne Headly, Timothy Scott, Barry Corbin, William Sanderson, Steve Buscemi
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Action & Adventure, TV Miniseries, TV Westerns, Westerns, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, Period Pieces, TV Dramas, CBS
Rent United States of Tara on DVD United States of Tara
Synopsis
Artist and mother Tara Gregson has her hands full juggling her career, her kids and a major case of dissociative identity disorder. This series follows Tara's struggle to find her real self while keeping her six others straight.
Cast
Cast
Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist, Brie Larson, Patton Oswalt, Eddie Izzard, Michael J. Willett, Nathan Corddry
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, Showtime, TV Dramas
Rent The Shield on DVD The Shield
Synopsis
As leader of the Los Angeles police department's controversial Strike Team unit, Det. Vic Mackey is above the law, stopping at nothing to rid the streets of gangland thugs. His questionable tactics constantly place him at odds with his superiors.
Cast
Cast
Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Goggins, Michael Jace, Jay Karnes, Benito Martinez, CCH Pounder, Cathy Cahlin Ryan, David Rees Snell, Kenny Johnson, David Marciano
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, FX
Rent Foyle's War on DVD Foyle's War
Synopsis
Set in the English coastal town of Hastings during World War II, this compelling crime drama follows police inspector Christopher Foyle, who discovers that crooks don't stop for anything -- not even war.
Cast
Cast
Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, British TV, United Kingdom, ITV
Rent NCIS on DVD NCIS
Synopsis
Solving major crimes within the Department of the Navy is the duty of a team of quirky experts led by Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs (Mark Harmon). Based in Washington, D.C., the crew investigates complex cases of terrorism, murder, espionage and more. Gibbs is joined by an ex-homicide detective (Michael Weatherly), a goth forensics specialist (Pauley Perrette), an MIT computer whiz (Sean Murray) and a seasoned medical examiner (David McCallum).
Cast
Cast
Mark Harmon, Pauley Perrette, David McCallum, Sean Murray, Michael Weatherly, Brian Dietzen, Rocky Carroll, Cote de Pablo, Emily Wickersham, Lauren Holly, Sasha Alexander, Wilmer Valderrama, Jennifer Esposito, Duane Henry
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, TV Mysteries, CBS
Rent The L Word on DVD The L Word
Synopsis
This trailblazing cable series follows the tangled lives and ever-changing relationships among a close-knit group of lesbians -- including a lusty hairstylist and a recovering alcoholic -- who call Los Angeles home.
Cast
Cast
Jennifer Beals, Leisha Hailey, Laurel Holloman, Mia Kirshner, Katherine Moennig, Pam Grier, Rachel Shelley, Daniela Sea, Erin Daniels, Marlee Matlin
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, LGBT, LGBT Dramas, TV Dramas, Lesbian, Showtime
Rent Prime Suspect on DVD Prime Suspect
Synopsis
Jane Tennison, a London homicide detective, finds her perps in the highest echelons of power while combating entrenched sexism on the job, trying to manage a rocky personal life and overcome her own self-doubts.
Cast
Cast
Helen Mirren
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, British TV, PBS
Rent The West Wing on DVD The West Wing
Synopsis
Winning four consecutive Emmy Awards for Outstanding Drama Series, creator Aaron Sorkin's powerful political epic chronicles the triumphs and travails of White House senior staff under the administration of President Josiah Bartlet.
Cast
Cast
Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen, Janel Moloney, Richard Schiff, Dulé Hill, NiCole Robinson, Melissa Fitzgerald, Rob Lowe, Joshua Malina, Stockard Channing, Kim Webster, Kris Murphy, Timothy Davis-Reed
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV War & Politics, NBC
Rent Criminal Minds on DVD Criminal Minds
Synopsis
This intense police procedural follows the professional and personal lives of a group of extraordinary FBI profilers who spend their days getting into the minds of dangerous and psychopathic criminals -- and their nights trying to forget.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Gray Gubler, Kirsten Vangsness, Thomas Gibson, A.J. Cook, Shemar Moore, Joe Mantegna, Paget Brewster, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Mandy Patinkin, Aisha Tyler, Lola Glaudini, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Adam Rodriguez, Damon Gupton, Rachel Nichols
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, CBS
Rent Damages on DVD Damages
Synopsis
Emmy winner Glenn Close is riveting as lawyer extraordinaire Patty Hewes, whose intellect is as boundless as her morals are skimpy. With her devoted colleague, Tom Shayes, and conflicted protégé, Ellen Parsons, Patty rules the New York legal scene.
Cast
Cast
Glenn Close, Rose Byrne, Tate Donovan, Ted Danson, Anastasia Griffith, Michael Nouri
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Courtroom Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, FX
Rent The Closer on DVD The Closer
Synopsis
Kyra Sedgwick stars in this Emmy-winning cop drama as Dep. Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson, a CIA-trained interrogator now working for the LAPD, where she uses charm and a disarming Southern drawl to get confessions out of the wiliest murderers. She uses peculiar methods that often infuriate her boss (J.K. Simmons), but Brenda and the detectives in her major case squad (including Corey Reynolds and G.W. Bailey) always close the case.
Cast
Cast
Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett, G.W. Bailey, Jon Tenney, Anthony John Denison, Phillip P. Keene, Michael Paul Chan, Raymond Cruz, Gina Ravera
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, TNT
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Julianna Margulies stars as attorney Alicia Florrick, who finds herself forced to return to work after a corruption scandal lands her politician husband in prison. Though Alicia stood by him, she has a host of reasons to question their marriage.
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Cast
Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Archie Panjabi, Josh Charles, Christine Baranski, Chris Noth, Makenzie Vega, Graham Phillips, Mary Beth Peil
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Courtroom Dramas, TV Dramas, CBS
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It's a case of life imitating art when popular pulp novelist Richard Castle (Nathan Fillion) helps the NYPD hunt a killer copycatting his stories, then finds a second calling as a crime-solving member of detective Kate Beckett's (Stana Katic) homicide team. In this crackling police drama, the swinging single dad gets under steely Beckett's skin, but Castle's high-society contacts and grasp of criminal behavior make him handy on the murder trail.
Cast
Cast
Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Jon Huertas, Seamus Dever, Molly C. Quinn, Susan Sullivan, Tamala Jones, Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Mysteries, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, ABC
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This quietly intense HBO drama series brings you inside the therapy room where psychologist Paul Weston (Gabriel Byrne) treats clients ranging from a distressed Navy pilot to an embittered Olympic-hopeful gymnast, focusing on a single patient in each episode. With the action largely taking place within the therapy sessions, this Emmy-winning show also follows Weston as he sorts out his own thorny issues with another analyst (Dianne Wiest).
Cast
Cast
Gabriel Byrne, Dianne Wiest, Michelle Forbes, Blair Underwood, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Charles, Embeth Davidtz, Melissa George
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Medical Dramas, TV Dramas, HBO
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Haunted by ghosts from his past, veteran New York City firefighter Tommy Gavin struggles to keep his anxiety in check, look out for his fellow Engine 99 firefighters and handle the emotional turmoil that surfaces in his personal life.
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Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, FX
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Created by J.J. Abrams, this action-packed spy series made a star of lithe leading lady Jennifer Garner, who redefined armed and dangerous as double agent Sydney Bristow, a CIA operative whose mission is to destroy a global crime syndicate.
Cast
Cast
Jennifer Garner, Michael Vartan, Victor Garber, Ron Rifkin, Carl Lumbly, Kevin Weisman, Greg Grunberg, David Anders, Bradley Cooper, Merrin Dungey, Lena Olin, Melissa George, Mía Maestro, Rachel Nichols
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Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, ABC
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In this updated take on Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved mystery tales, the eccentric sleuth prowls the streets of modern-day London in search of clues. At his side -- though hobbling -- is flatmate Dr. John Watson, fresh from the war in Afghanistan.
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Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, British TV, British TV Dramas, BBC, PBS
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Raised by their dad to fight supernatural forces, grown siblings Dean and Sam crisscross the country in their 1967 Chevy Impala, investigating paranormal activity and picking fights with deadly demons, ghosts and monsters.
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Cast
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, CW/WB
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Desperate for money after his house burns down, high school basketball coach Ray Drecker (Thomas Jane) makes a drastic decision: He becomes a male escort. With his old flame Tanya (Jane Adams) marketing his "winning tool," Ray begins servicing the women of Detroit. Meanwhile, he deals with his difficult ex-wife, Jessica (Anne Heche), and her new husband, Ronnie (Eddie Jemison), while trying to help his offbeat teenage kids with their problems.
Cast
Cast
Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee, Anne Heche, Eddie Jemison, Rebecca Creskoff, Gregg Henry, Marylouise Burke
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, HBO
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Winner of multiple Golden Globes, this popular prime-time soap follows the exploits of suburbanites Susan (Teri Hatcher), Lynette (Felicity Huffman), Bree (Marcia Cross), Gabrielle (Eva Longoria) and Edie (Nicollette Sheridan), whose daily lives run the gamut from parenting and marriage woes to steamy sex and deadly betrayal. Even as the ladies of Wisteria Lane harbor dark secrets, they lend one another support when the going gets tough.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, ABC
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This wildly popular fantasy series recounts the adventures of Kansas teen Clark Kent (Tom Welling), who uses his still-emerging superpowers to fight crime even as he copes with the normal growing pains of adolescence, young love and family dramas. As he matures during high school and college, Clark falls in love with Lana Lang (Kristin Kreuk), accepts his alien origins and becomes enemies with former friend Lex Luthor (Michael Rosenbaum).
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Action & Adventure, TV Teen Dramas, TV Dramas, CW/WB
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Led by abrasive boss Rube Sofer, a group of undead grim reapers -- including a dour college dropout, a steely meter maid and a charming British bad boy -- finds themselves tasked with shepherding the recently departed into the afterlife.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Dramas, Showtime
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Trapped in adolescent bodies, feuding vampire brothers Stefan and Damon vie for the affection of captivating teenager Elena, who attempts to unravel the many dark secrets of her hometown of Mystic Falls.
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Cast
Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham, Candice Accola, Zach Roerig, Michael Trevino, Matthew Davis, Nina Dobrev, Steven R. McQueen, Sara Canning, Kayla Ewell
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Teen Dramas, TV Dramas, CW/WB
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Socially awkward forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan teams up with intuitive FBI agent Seeley Booth to investigate crimes that have left scant evidence behind: namely, the bones of the deceased.
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Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Mysteries, Fox
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Taking a decidedly more comedic approach than its predecessor series "The Practice," this fast-paced drama stars William Shatner and James Spader as partners in the elite Boston law firm of Crane, Poole & Schmidt. The outrageous nature of some of the firm's biggest cases is supplemented by the complicated personal lives of its star attorneys, who are frequently willing to bend the rules for themselves as well as for their clients.
Cast
Cast
James Spader, William Shatner, Candice Bergen, Rene Auberjonois, Mark Valley, Julie Bowen, Christian Clemenson, Gary Anthony Williams, John Larroquette, Tara Summers
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Courtroom Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, ABC
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From the creator of "Weeds" comes a heartbreaking and hilarious series set in a women's prison. Piper trades her comfortable life for an orange jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates.
Cast
Cast
Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Michael Harney, Michelle Hurst, Kate Mulgrew, Jason Biggs, Uzo Aduba, Danielle Brooks, Natasha Lyonne, Taryn Manning, Selenis Leyva, Adrienne C. Moore, Dascha Polanco, Nick Sandow, Yael Stone, Samira Wiley, Jackie Cruz, Lea DeLaria, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Jessica Pimentel
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Dramas, TV Comedies, Dramas Based on the Book, Netflix
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Family life changes drastically for the good-natured Molly Gibson when her widowed father decides to remarry, and a woman with her own set of rules -- and a beautiful daughter -- becomes her stepmother.
Cast
Cast
Justine Waddell, Bill Paterson, Francesca Annis, Keeley Hawes, Tom Hollander, Anthony Howell, Michael Gambon, Barbara Flynn, Deborah Findlay, Iain Glen, Peter Copley, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Ian Carmichael, Rosamund Pike, Emily McKenzie
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Drama, TV Miniseries, British TV Dramas, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Romantic Dramas, TV Dramas, Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, British TV, United Kingdom
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Utilizing state-of-the art forensic technology, Gil Grissom (William Petersen), Catherine Willows (Marg Helgenberger) and fellow detectives with the Las Vegas Police Department's Crime Scene Investigations bureau skillfully solve Sin City's most baffling murder cases. In each episode of this crime drama, CSI squad members contribute their expertise while meticulously analyzing hair, fibers, blood splatter, audio-visuals and other materials.
Cast
Cast
Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads, Eric Szmanda, Robert David Hall, Wallace Langham, David Berman, Paul Guilfoyle, Jorja Fox, Liz Vassey, William Petersen, Gary Dourdan, Lauren Lee Smith, Louise Lombard, Archie Kao
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, CBS
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Country girl Laura Timmins leaves her home of Lark Rise to join her cousin, Dorcas Lane, in bustling Candleford, where her position at the post office plants her in the thick of town activity.
Cast
Cast
Olivia Hallinan, Sarah Lancashire, Julia Sawalha, Fergus Drysdale, Martha Murdoch, Claudie Blakley, Thomas Rhys Jones, John Dagleish, Mark Heap, Karl Johnson, Linda Bassett, Matilda Ziegler, Hope Yeomans, Sophie Miles, Brendan Coyle, Victoria Hamilton, Sandy McDade, Ruby Bentall
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Dramas, British TV, United Kingdom, BBC
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This sci-fi series chronicles the stories of 4,400 people who inexplicably vanished over the course of five decades and suddenly reappeared without having grown any older since disappearing -- but now possess mysterious powers.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, USA
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This epic tale adapted from Diana Gabaldon's popular series of fantasy-romance novels focuses on the drama of two time-crossed lovers. Claire is a 20th-century combat nurse who finds herself in the year 1743 and discovers she's in mortal danger.
Cast
Cast
Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish, Gary Lewis, Lotte Verbeek, Duncan Lacroix, Stephen Walters, Grant O'Rourke, Laura Donnelly, Steven Cree, Nell Hudson
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Dramas, Starz
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Synopsis
While helping his old friend Carl Benton (Robert Carlyle) build houses for the poor in Africa, Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland, in a Golden Globe-nominated role) gets caught in the middle of a military coup. Back in the United States, Allison Taylor (Cherry Jones) prepares to be sworn in as president. Filmed on location in South Africa, this stand-alone movie serves as a bridge between the sixth and seventh seasons of the popular show "24" and co-stars Gil Bellows and Jon Voight.
Cast
Cast
Kiefer Sutherland, Cherry Jones, Jon Voight, Gil Bellows, Robert Carlyle, Kim Raver, William Devane, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Gregory Itzin, Roger R. Cross, James Morrison, D.B. Woodside, Jean Smart, Peter MacNicol, Jayne Atkinson, Eric Balfour, Carlo Rota, Marisol Nichols, Regina King
Director
Director
Jon Cassar
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, Fox, Made-for-TV Movies
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Synopsis
After a prolific serial killer named Red John kills his wife and daughter, Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) gives up his prosperous life as a phony psychic and uses his staggering powers of observation to aid the California Bureau of Investigation. Although Jane's eccentric methods annoy skeptical agent Teresa Lisbon (Robin Tunney), they get results, enabling Lisbon's team to apprehend even the most cunning and cold-blooded of criminals.
Cast
Cast
Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Owain Yeoman, Amanda Righetti
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Crime Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, CBS
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Synopsis
Inspired by an award-winning British series of the same name, this Showtime dramedy centers on a brood of dysfunctional Chicago siblings who struggle to make ends meet in between their alcoholic father's frequent blackouts.
Cast
Cast
William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Justin Chatwin, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey, Emma Kenney, Cameron Monaghan, Jeremy Allen White, Laura Wiggins, Joan Cusack
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, Showtime
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Synopsis
In a picturesque and once-peaceful province of southern Sweden, disillusioned police inspector Kurt Wallander probes a shocking spate of baffling murders whose victims include a cab driver, an elderly couple and a bird watcher.
Cast
Cast
Kenneth Branagh, Sarah Smart, Jeany Spark, Sadie Shimmin, Tom Hiddleston, Richard McCabe, David Warner, Tom Beard, Polly Hemingway
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramas, TV Mysteries, British TV, PBS
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Lauren Graham stars in this Emmy-winning dramedy as Lorelai Gilmore, a fiercely independent single mom raising gifted, Ivy League-bound daughter Rory (Alexis Bledel) amid a continual stream of quick-witted repartee. Forced to accept financial help from her imperious parents (Edward Herrmann and Kelly Bishop), Lorelai strives to keep Rory grounded in the face of prep-school snootiness, bad-boy suitors and other teen perils.
Cast
Cast
Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Keiko Agena, Scott Patterson, Yanic Truesdale, Kelly Bishop, Edward Herrmann, Melissa McCarthy, Sean Gunn, Liza Weil, Liz Torres, Jared Padalecki
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Family Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, CW/WB
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Synopsis
Aaron Sorkin created this HBO drama, which centers on a cable news channel trying to return credibility to journalism despite plenty of resistance. Jeff Daniels stars as the ambitious anchor of a nightly news show, and Sam Waterston plays his boss.
Cast
Cast
Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Sam Waterston, John Gallagher Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Dev Patel, Olivia Munn
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, HBO
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Synopsis
Oscar-winning director Neil Jordan helms this lavish period drama series about the notorious Borgia family, a clan headed by plotting patriarch Rodrigo, who will stop at nothing to become pope, and his beautiful but treacherous daughter, Lucrezia.
Cast
Cast
Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan, Sean Harris, Joanne Whalley, Lotte Verbeek, Colm Feore, Vernon Dobtcheff, David Oakes
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV War & Politics, Showtime
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Synopsis
This award-winning series dramatizes the professional exploits and personal lives of the "spooks" of the MI-5. No-nonsense head officer Harry Pearce guides a band of dedicated spies who risk their lives every day.
Cast
Cast
Peter Firth, Hugh Simon, Nicola Walker, Rupert Penry-Jones, Miranda Raison, Hermione Norris, Rory MacGregor, David Oyelowo, Richard Armitage, Raza Jaffrey, Keeley Hawes, Shauna MacDonald
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, BBC, TV Dramas, British TV
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Synopsis
Hampered by an odd variety of phobias and obsessive-compulsive tendencies that surfaced after his wife's murder, brilliant San Francisco police detective Adrian Monk (Tony Shalhoub) quits the force and begins working as a consultant on the SFPD's toughest cases. Monk's former superior, Capt. Stottlemeyer (Ted Levine), grudgingly calls on him for help but refuses to let the eccentric ex-cop rejoin the force.
Cast
Cast
Tony Shalhoub, Jason Gray-Stanford, Ted Levine, Bitty Schram, Traylor Howard
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Mysteries, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, USA
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Synopsis
Set during the Reagan presidency, this Cold War drama follows two married Soviet sleeper agents living discreetly near Washington, D.C. But tensions begin to mount for the couple when a spy-hunting FBI man moves in nearby.
Cast
Cast
Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Holly Taylor, Keidrich Sellati, Noah Emmerich, Richard Thomas, Annet Mahendru, Susan Misner, Alison Wright, Margo Martindale, Maximiliano Hernández
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, FX
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Synopsis
Set in post-Katrina New Orleans, this multifaceted drama follows the challenges facing the devastated city's frustrated yet determined residents, including trombonist Antoine (Wendell Pierce), Mardi Gras Indian Chief Albert (Clarke Peters) and restaurant owner Janette (Kim Dickens). Created by David Simon ("The Wire") and Eric Overmyer ("Homicide: Life on the Street"), the HBO series also stars Steve Zahn, John Goodman and Melissa Leo.
Cast
Cast
Khandi Alexander, Rob Brown, Kim Dickens, Michiel Huisman, Melissa Leo, Lucia Micarelli, Clarke Peters, Wendell Pierce, Steve Zahn, India Ennenga, David Morse, Jon Seda, John Goodman, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Marc John Jefferies
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, HBO
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Synopsis
Set during the raucous Roaring Twenties, this television drama follows suddenly orphaned sisters Beatrice and Evangeline Eliott (Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard) as they start a haute-couture fashion business amidst the free-spirited hustle and bustle of London. As the sisters carry on scandalous affairs and otherwise gain worldly sophistication, they battle embezzling bankers and deal with other threats to their expanding fashion empire.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Dramas, British TV, BBC
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Synopsis
When her father moves his family to an industrial mill town, the parson's daughter, Margaret Hale, struggles to adapt to her harsh new surroundings. This BBC series is based on the popular novel by Elizabeth Gaskell.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Drama, TV Miniseries, Social Issue Dramas, British TV Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, Period Pieces, BBC, TV Dramas, British TV, United Kingdom
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Kristen Bell provides the voice of an anonymous blogger who narrates the action in this hit series set in an exclusive New York City boarding school. The plot centers on the day-to-day dramas of the school's most privileged students.
Cast
Cast
Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick, Kelly Rutherford, Matthew Settle, Kristen Bell, Taylor Momsen, Jessica Szohr, Zuzanna Szadkowski
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Teen Dramas, TV Dramas, CW/WB
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Synopsis
The lives and loves of five gay men living in Pittsburgh provide the drama in this American edition of the acclaimed British series. Amid the usual ups and downs of relationships, the friends grapple with everything from health issues to politics.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, LGBT, TV Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Showtime
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Synopsis
When he takes the job of sheriff of the little town of Eureka, Ore., ex-U.S. marshal Jack Carter (Colin Ferguson) discovers that the community's quiet citizens are actually brilliant scientists working for a dangerous top-secret research facility. As he works to fix the damage caused by experimental technology gone disastrously awry, Carter keeps a watchful eye on his rebellious daughter. Jordan Hinson co-stars in this offbeat sci-fi series.
Cast
Cast
Colin Ferguson, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Joe Morton, Jordan Hinson, Erica Cerra, Ed Quinn, Neil Grayston, Chris Gauthier, Debrah Farentino, Matt Frewer, Shayn Solberg, Niall Matter, Christopher Jacot, Vanya Asher, Jaime Ray Newman, Meshach Peters
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, Syfy Channel
Rent Chuck on DVD Chuck
Synopsis
Computer genius Chuck Bartowski excels at underachieving at the electronics store where he works with his slacker pals, but his life is altered forever when he accidentally downloads top-secret data into his brain and becomes a government asset.
Cast
Cast
Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski, Adam Baldwin, Joshua Gomez, Sarah Lancaster, Vik Sahay, Scott Krinsky, Ryan McPartlin, Mark Christopher Lawrence, Bonita Friedericy
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, NBC
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Synopsis
Jaye Tyler (Caroline Dhavernas) has no aspirations aside from working as a clerk in a small gift shop adjacent to Niagara Falls until unexplainable events -- such as lifeless objects speaking to her in secret -- remind her she might be destined for offbeat greatness. Taking her cues from inexplicable sources, Tyler uses her Ivy League intelligence to come to the aid of perfect strangers who need her help.
Cast
Cast
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Director
Director
Todd Holland, Marita Grabiak, Jeremy Podeswa, Michael Lehmann
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, Must-See TV Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Dramas, Fox
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Synopsis
A spinoff from the long-running "Doctor Who," this wild sci-fi series chronicles the exploits of the mysterious Capt. Jack Harkness, who leads the Torchwood Institute team in the fight against hostile alien life forms.
Cast
Cast
John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen, Gareth David-Lloyd, Burn Gorman, Naoko Mori
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy, British TV Dramas, BBC, TV Dramas, British TV, TV Action & Adventure
Rent The Unit on DVD The Unit
Synopsis
While Sgt. Maj. Jonas Blane and the Delta Force covert operations unit travel the world tackling the most dangerous assignments, their stalwart spouses and families remain on the home front to juggle the dramas caused by living such secretive lives.
Cast
Cast
Dennis Haysbert, Regina Taylor, Robert Patrick, Scott Foley, Audrey Marie Anderson, Max Martini, Abby Brammell, Michael Irby, Demore Barnes
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Action & Adventure, TV War & Politics, TV Dramas, CBS
Rent Fargo on DVD Fargo
Synopsis
Writer/executive producer Noah Hawley and executive producer Warren Littlefield expand on the Coen brothers' mythology of their 1996 big-screen masterpiece while retaining all the Minnesota charm that made it a cult hit. This limited series chronicles a new criminal case.
Cast
Cast
Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks, Martin Freeman, Kirsten Dunst, Patrick Wilson, Jesse Plemons, Jean Smart, Ted Danson, Ewan McGregor, Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramas, TV Crime Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Mysteries, FX
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Synopsis
In this cult classic series, eccentric FBI agent Dale Cooper arrives in Twin Peaks to investigate the murder of teenager Laura Palmer -- and soon scores of secrets concealed behind the town's facade of normality begin coming to light.
Cast
Cast
Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Lara Flynn Boyle, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook, Richard Beymer, Sherilyn Fenn, Warren Frost, Peggy Lipton, James Marshall, Everett McGill, Jack Nance, Joan Chen, Kimmy Robertson, Michael Horse, Piper Laurie, Harry Goaz, Eric DaRe, Wendy Robie, Ray Wise, Sheryl Lee, Russ Tamblyn, Don S. Davis, Chris Mulkey, Gary Hershberger, Grace Zabriskie
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, ABC
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Synopsis
In the affluent town of Neptune, resourceful teenager Veronica Mars develops impeccable sleuthing skills by working for her private gumshoe father and leading her own investigations as a high school newspaper reporter.
Cast
Cast
Kristen Bell, Percy Daggs III, Teddy Dunn, Jason Dohring, Francis Capra, Ryan Hansen, Kyle Gallner, Tessa Thompson, Julie Gonzalo, Chris Lowell, Tina Majorino, Michael Muhney, Enrico Colantoni, Sydney Tamiia Poitier
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Teen Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Dramas, CW/WB
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Synopsis
CBS's Emmy-winning dramedy follows the adventures of New York doctor Joel Fleischman (Rob Morrow), who reluctantly agrees to pay off his student loans by establishing a practice in a small Alaskan town overflowing with eccentric locals, moose and lots of snow. Joel is attracted to feisty pilot Maggie (Janine Turner) and befriends bartender Holling (John Cullum), who finds love with a beauty queen coveted by ex-astronaut Maurice (Barry Corbin).
Cast
Cast
Barry Corbin, John Corbett, Rob Morrow, Janine Turner, Darren E. Burrows, Doug Ballard, John Cullum, Elaine Miles, Cynthia Geary, William J. White, Paul Provenza
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, CBS
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Synopsis
Based on John Le Carré's best-selling espionage novel, this BBC drama delves into the dark world of preeminent British secret agent George Smiley (Alec Guinness), who has emerged from retirement for one final shot at catching Russian archenemy Karla (Patrick Stewart).
Cast
Cast
Alec Guinness, Beryl Reid, Eileen Atkins, Bill Paterson, Vladek Sheybal, Andy Bradford, Bernard Hepton, Michael Byrne, Anthony Bate, Tusse Silberg, Germaine Delbat, Mario Adorf, Curd Jürgens, Michael Lonsdale, Barry Foster, Michael Gough, Rosalie Crutchley, Ingrid Pitt, Dudley Sutton, Paul Herzberg
Director
Director
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Rent Monarch of the Glen on DVD Monarch of the Glen
Synopsis
Summoned back to his childhood home in the Scottish Highlands, London restaurateur Archie (Alastair Mackenzie) assumes his role as the Laird of Glenbogle and sets out to restore the financially troubled estate back to prominence with help from his family and loyal staff. The final two series of this British drama shift the focus onto Archie's half-brother Paul (Lloyd Owen) and his struggles to modernize the 40,000-acre property.
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Alastair Mackenzie, Richard Briers, Susan Hampshire, Alexander Morton, Hamish Clark, Dawn Steele, Lloyd Owen, Julian Fellowes
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Director
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TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Dramas, British TV, BBC, United Kingdom
Rent Secret Diary of a Call Girl on DVD Secret Diary of a Call Girl
Synopsis
Educated single girl Hannah Baxter likes the finer things in life and supports her expensive taste by secretly working as a high-class prostitute. But as her business picks up, she finds it hard to separate her private and professional lives.
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Cast
Billie Piper, Iddo Goldberg, Cherie Lunghi, Ashley Madekwe
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Director
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TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Dramedy, TV Comedies, TV Dramas, Showtime, British TV
Rent Hatfields & McCoys on DVD Hatfields & McCoys
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Close friends Devil Anse Hatfield and Randall McCoy return to their neighboring homes after the Civil War -- Hatfield in West Virginia, McCoy across the river in Kentucky -- to building tensions and resentments that soon explode into warfare.
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Cast
Kevin Costner, Bill Paxton, Matt Barr, Tom Berenger, Powers Boothe, Andrew Howard, Jena Malone, Sarah Parish, Lindsay Pulsipher, Mare Winningham
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Director
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Drama, TV Miniseries, Dramas Based on Real Life, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, TV Dramas, Period Pieces, History Channel
Rent Robin Hood on DVD Robin Hood
Synopsis
This updated retelling of the tale of Robin Hood features a hip, wisecracking Robin and his cynical manservant battling the brilliant but evil Sheriff of Nottingham and his wicked minion, Guy of Gisborne.
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Jonas Armstrong, Gordon Kennedy, Sam Troughton, Joe Armstrong, Richard Armitage, Keith Allen, Lucy Griffiths
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Director
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TV Shows, British TV Dramas, TV Action & Adventure, TV Dramas, BBC, British TV, United Kingdom
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