Best TV Shows on Netflix

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1 Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)

Brothers Edward and Alphonse use alchemy to resurrect their mother, but they unleash a chemical reaction that tears apart their bodies.

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2 Twin Peaks (1990)

"Who killed Laura Palmer?" is the question on everyone's lips in a secretive small town, but as an eccentric FBI agent learns, the answer isn't easy.

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3 Sherlock (2010)

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.

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4 Only Fools and Horses (1981)

London schemer Derek, his brother Rodney and their daft grandfather try anything and everything to leave their working-class life behind.

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5 Forensic Files (2000)

Detectives and crime lab technicians use the latest and most fascinating procedures to solve crimes in this documentary-style show.

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6 Community (2009)

When his degree is found bogus, lawyer Jeff Winger is sent back to college, where he meets students and teachers with credentials as dubious as his.

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7 The X-Files (1993)

FBI agents Scully, a skeptic, and Mulder, a believer, attempt to uncover a government conspiracy to hide evidence of extraterrestrial activity.

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8 Suits (2011)

When he impresses a big lawyer with his razor-sharp mind, a college dropout scores a coveted associate job, even though he has no legal credentials.

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9 The West Wing (1999)

This powerful political epic chronicles the triumphs and travails of White House senior staff under the administration of President Josiah Bartlet.

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10 Breaking Bad (2008)

A terminally ill chemistry teacher teams with a former student to manufacture crystal meth to secure his family's future.

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11 Doctor Who (2005)

An updated incarnation of everybody's favorite time-traveling Doctor sets about fighting nefarious aliens and other foes in this epic sci fi series.

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12 Firefly (2002)

Set almost 500 years in the future, this short-lived but much-loved series follows the adventures of the ragtag crew of the spaceship Serenity.

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13 Dexter (2006)

Mild-mannered Dexter Morgan works for the police department as a blood-splatter analyst but moonlights as a murderer who only targets other killers.

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14 Downton Abbey (2010)

Exposing the snobbery and machinations of a disappearing class system, this series chronicles the elite Crawley family and their assorted servants.

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15 The Walking Dead (2010)

In the wake of a zombie apocalypse, survivors hold on to the hope of humanity by banding together to wage a fight for their own survival.

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16 Deadwood (2004)

Rebels, outlaws, businessmen and gunslingers violently clash as gold fever sweeps through the lawless Dakota territory in this dark Western series.

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17 Narcos (2015)

The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels fuels this gritty gangster drama series.

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18 Modern Family (2009)

This Emmy-winning sitcom follows Jay Pritchett and his eclectic family as they deal with the challenges of contemporary life in Los Angeles.

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19 Battlestar Galactica (2003)

After cybernetic Cylons all but wipe out the human race, the few survivors aboard the Battlestar Galactica search for the mythical planet Earth.

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20 Top Gear (2003)

Jeremy Clarkson and his crew of car lovers test the limits of luxury vehicles in this hit show that also features celebrities racing on a test track.

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21 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)

After both suffer physical damage -- brothers Edward and Alphonse battle nefarious forces to try to reclaim their bodies in this supernatural anime.

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22 Archer (2009)

Suave, sophisticated spy Archer may have the coolest gadgets, but he still has issues when it comes to dealing with his boss, who is also his mother.

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23 Freaks and Geeks (1999)

A group of high school students in 1980 faces various social struggles. Lindsay rebels and hangs out with a crowd of burnouts for starters.

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24 The Shield (2002)

LAPD detective Vic Mackey and his controversial Strike Team unit skirt the law and stop at nothing to rid the streets of gang thugs and drug lords.