The best TV shows on Netflix right now (January 2019)
If you have a Netflix subscription, then you'd better watch these.
A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss.
A clever bookstore manager relies on his savvy Internet know-how to make the woman of his dreams fall in love with him.
THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE
Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.
In 19th-century Canada, a psychiatrist weighs whether a murderess should be pardoned due to insanity.
A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England; centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby.
Set in the late 1970s, two FBI agents are tasked with interviewing serial killers to solve open cases.
HALT AND CATCH FIRE
Set in the 1980s, this series dramatizes the personal computing boom through the eyes of a visionary, an engineer and a prodigy whose innovations directly confront the corporate behemoths of the time. Their personal and professional partnership will be challenged by greed and ego while charting the changing culture in Texas’ Silicon Prairie.
Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, scientist Victor Frankenstein, and medium Vanessa Ives unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.
Intertwined groups of friends in Chicago fumble through the modern maze of love, sex, technology and culture.
A seemingly cold but very passionate policewoman goes head to head with a seemingly passionate father who is in fact a cold serialist in this procedural out of Belfast. The only thing they share is their common complexity.
Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.
BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show “Horsin’ Around” in the ’90s, now he’s washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful sweaters.
A teenage boy with a sex therapist mother teams up with a high school classmate to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.
Set in 790AD, Vikingane features the daily challenges of people living in a small Viking village, from power struggle, brother rivalry, gender equality, to betrayal and friendship. “It’s the story of people from our time, but living during the Viking era. Of course everyday choices have far more dramatic consequences and that makes for great comedy material.
THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD
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 road trip in search of her real father.
SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT
The story of one woman and her three lovers. TV series based on the film by Spike Lee.
THE GOOD PLACE
Four people and their otherworldly frienemy struggle in the afterlife to define what it means to be good.
A young woman abandons a choice job at a law firm and her life in New York in an attempt to find happiness in the unlikely locale of West Covina, California.
UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT
A woman is rescued from a doomsday cult and starts life over again in New York City.
A look at the personal and professional lives of a group of women who perform for a wrestling organization in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored, a prisoner returns to life in a new body and must solve a mind-bending murder to win his freedom.
A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families.
An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech world where humanity’s greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.
Action & Mystery Shows
MARVEL’S THE PUNISHER
After the murder of his family, Marine veteran Frank Castle becomes the vigilante known as “The Punisher,” with only one goal in mind: to avenge them.
CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.
A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly creatures controlled by Dracula.
When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.
The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.