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What Happened, Brittany Murphy?: Season 1

What Happened, Brittany Murphy?: Season 1

October 14, 2021
The two-part documentary directed by Cynthia Hill examines Brittany Murphy's career, her marriage to Simon Monjack and her death at 32-years-old under mysterious circumstances.
Metascore:
37
User Score:
tbd
Dopesick

Dopesick

October 13, 2021
A Virginian miner (Kaitlyn Dever) and her doctor Samuel Finnix (Michael Keaton) are just a few of the victims of Purdue Pharma's prescription pain medication OxyContin in this Danny Strong limited series based on Beth Macy's non-fiction book, Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors and the Drug Company that Addicted America.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
Buried: Season 1

Buried: Season 1

October 10, 2021
The four-part documentary series directed by Yotam Guendelman and Ari Pines examines the case of Eileen Franklin, her claims of repressed memories led to the trial of her father for the murder of her best friend.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
tbd
Nuclear Family: Season 1

Nuclear Family: Season 1

September 26, 2021
The three-part documentary series from Ry Russo-Young looks at the history of her birth to her mothers Robin Young and Sandy Russo, and the lawsuit filed by her biological father that threatened to split their family apart.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Midnight Mass

Midnight Mass

September 24, 2021
On isolated Crockett Island, the arrival of Father Paul (Hamish Linklater) seems to bring forth mysterious miracles in this limited series from Mike Flanagan.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
8.4
Controlling Britney Spears

Controlling Britney Spears

September 24, 2021
Directed by Samantha Stark, the follow-up to The New York Times Presents Framing Britney Spears is focused on her life under conservatorship.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

September 19, 2021
The four-part Ken Burns documentary about the life and career of the three-time heavyweight boxing champion features archival footage, photographs, and interviews with journalists, boxers, historians, as well as friends and family of Ali.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
4.3
Uprising

Uprising

September 17, 2021
The three-part documentary series from Steve McQueen and James Rogan features archival footage and interviews to illustrate the impact of the 1981 New Cross Fire which 13 young Black people died, the Black People’s Day of Action, and the Brixton riots on the Black community in Britain. [Originally premiered in the UK on BBC One on 20 Jul 2021 and in the US on Prime Video on 17 Sep 2021]
Metascore:
93
User Score:
1.3
Scenes From A Marriage: Season 1

Scenes From A Marriage: Season 1

September 12, 2021
The marriage between tech executive Mira (Jessica Chastain) and her philosophy professor husband Jonathan (Oscar Isaac) has been slowly falling apart in this five-episode limited series based on Ingmar Bergman’s Swedish series of the same name.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.0
LuLaRich: Season 1

LuLaRich: Season 1

September 10, 2021
The Jenner Furst and Julia Willoughby Nason four-part documentry series looks at the multilevel marketing company LuLaRoe and the accusations of it being a pyramid scheme.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Impeachment: American Crime Story

Impeachment: American Crime Story

September 7, 2021
The third installment of Ryan Murphy's American Crime Story anthology centers on how Monica Lewinsky (Beanie Feldstein), Linda Tripp (Sarah Paulson) and Paula Jones (Annaleigh Ashford) become embroiled in a scandal that almost ended the presidency of Bill Clinton was based on Jeffrey Toobin's book A Vast Conspiracy: The Real Story of the Sex Scandal That Nearly Brought Down a President.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
tbd
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror: Season 1

Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror: Season 1

September 1, 2021
The documentary series directed by Brian Knappenberger examines the 9/11 attacks and the War on Terror including the beginnings of al Qaeda after the Soviet-Afghan war and the most recent events in Afghanistan.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
3.7
9/11: One Day in America: Season 1

9/11: One Day in America: Season 1

August 29, 2021
The six-part documentary series made in official collaboration with the 9/11 Memorial & Museum features archival footage and first-person interviews from first responders and those who survived the attacks on 9/11.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
tbd
NYC Epicenters 9/11 -> 2021 1/2: Season 1

NYC Epicenters 9/11 -> 2021 1/2: Season 1

August 22, 2021
The four-part documentry from Spike Lee looks at not only 9/11 but also recent events that impacted New York City.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
4.2
Gossip: Season 1

Gossip: Season 1

August 22, 2021
The four-part documentry directed by Jenny Carchman looks at the rise of New York's tabloid gossip press from the 1970s to the present with interviews with New York Post's Cindy Adams, Flo Anthony, A.J. Benza, Paula Froelich, Perez Hilton, Fred Mwangaguhunga, Maury Povich, and Ben Widdicombe.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
tbd
Brand New Cherry Flavor: Season 1

Brand New Cherry Flavor: Season 1

August 13, 2021
Aspiring filmmaker Lisa N. Nova (Rosa Salazar) wants revenge after producer Lou Burke (Eric Lange) breaks a promise in 1990s Hollywood in the horror/thriller limited series based on Todd Grimson's novel of the same name.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
7.2
Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union: Season 1

Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union: Season 1

August 3, 2021
The three-part documentary directed by Peter Kunhardt features interviews with friends, colleagues, and journalists as well as archival footage about Obama's challenges and his path to become the first Black president of the United States.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
3.0
McCartney 3,2,1: Season 1

McCartney 3,2,1: Season 1

July 16, 2021
The six-part documentary series features Paul McCartney talking with producer Rick Rubin about music as well as his career with the Beatles, Wings and as a solo artist.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.5
Naomi Osaka: Season 1

Naomi Osaka: Season 1

July 16, 2021
The documentary series directed by Garrett Bradley follows champion tennis player Naomi Osaka as juggles the pressures of competing as she trains for the Tokyo Olympics and reflects on her heritage.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
2.2
Dr. Death: Season 1

Dr. Death: Season 1

July 15, 2021
Based on the podcast of the same name, the limited series tells the true story of Dr. Christopher Duntsch (Joshua Jackson), a Dallas surgeon who left more than 30 patients dead or permanently injured until two doctors (Alec Baldwin and Christian Slater) and an Assistant District Attorney (AnnaSophia Robb) work to stop him.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
The North Water: Season 1

The North Water: Season 1

July 15, 2021
Set in the late 1850s, Patrick Sumner (Jack O'Connell), a disgraced ex-army surgeon finds a job as a doctor on an Arctic whaling ship where he faces not only harsh conditions but also violent crewmates including harpooner Henry Drax (Colin Farrell) in this drama miniseries based on Ian McGuire's novel of the same name.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Heist (2021): Season 1

Heist (2021): Season 1

July 14, 2021
The six-part documentary series focuses on three major heists: the 1993 theft of about $3 million from a Las Vegas armored truck, the 2005 theft of over $7 million that was being transported from the Miami International Airport, and the 2013 theft of over 200 bottles of rare Kentucky bourbon.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
6.2
Catch and Kill: The Podcast Tapes: Season 1

Catch and Kill: The Podcast Tapes: Season 1

July 12, 2021
The six-part documentary based on Ronan Farrow's podcast and book "Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies and A Conspiracy to Protect Predators" features interviews with journalists, his sources, and investigators about the obstacles involved in the Harvey Weinstein investigation.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
The White Lotus: Season 1

The White Lotus: Season 1

July 11, 2021
The satirical limited series created by Mike White gradually reveals the truth behind the seemingly perfect guests and staff at an exclusive Hawaiian resort over the course of a week.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.2
Somos.: Season 1

Somos.: Season 1

June 30, 2021
The people of the border town of Allende become targets of the cartel after a DEA operation goes wrong in this six-part drama from James Schamus that was based on true events described in a ProPublica article by Ginger Thompson.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
tbd
Sophie: A Murder in West Cork: Season 1

Sophie: A Murder in West Cork: Season 1

June 30, 2021
The three-part documentary series looks into the 1996 murder of French TV producer Sophie Toscan du Plantier in the West Cork town of Schull.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
Epstein's Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell: Season 1

Epstein's Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell: Season 1

June 24, 2021
The three-part documentary series profiles the background Ghislaine Maxwell, her connection to Jeffrey Epstein and the crimes she is awaiting trial for.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
tbd
Little Birds

Little Birds

June 6, 2021
In 1955, New York heiress Lucy Savage (Juno Temple) arrives in Tangier to marry Hugo (Hugh Skinner) but she finds more excitement in her new city in this drama series inspired by Anais Nin's erotic short stories collection of the same name. [Premiered originally in the UK on Sky Atlantic on 4 August 2020]
Metascore:
57
User Score:
tbd
1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything

1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything

May 21, 2021
The eight-part documentary features archival footage and interviews about how musicians such as The Rolling Stones, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley, Joni Mitchell, Lou Reed and The Who influenced changes in culture and politics.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.3
The Me You Can't See: Season 1

The Me You Can't See: Season 1

May 21, 2021
The documentary series co-created by Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry about mental health features discussions with chef Rashad Armstead, Glenn Close, NBA player DeMar DeRozan, Olympic boxer Virginia "Ginny" Fuchs, Lady Gaga, NBA player Langston Galloway, and Zak Williams.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
tbd
Death and Nightingales: Season 1

Death and Nightingales: Season 1

May 16, 2021
Allan Cubitt's three-part miniseries adaptation of Eugene McCabe's novel set in 1883 where 23-year-old Beth (Ann Skelly) plans to kill her step-father Billy Winters (Matthew Rhys) with the help of one of his tenants, Liam Ward (Jaime Dornan). [Premiered originally in Ireland on RTE on 26 Nov 2018, in the UK on BBC 2 on 28 Nov 2018 and in the US on Starz on 16 May 2021]
Metascore:
57
User Score:
tbd
PRIDE

PRIDE

May 14, 2021
The six-part documentary series looks at the history of LGBTQ+ rights movement beginning with the 1950s to the present day.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
4.6
Halston (2021): Season 1

Halston (2021): Season 1

May 14, 2021
The Ryan Murphy limited series based on Steven Gaines's book Simply Halston tells how American fashion designer Halston (Ewan McGregor) built a fashion empire in the 1970s only to lose control of it in the 1980s.
Metascore:
49
User Score:
6.9
The Crime of the Century

The Crime of the Century

May 10, 2021
The two-part documentary directed by Alex Gibney is an expose of the origins and enabling of the opioid epidemic featuring exclusive interviews of whistleblowers and victims as well as leaked documents.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.0
The Drowning: Season 1

The Drowning: Season 1

May 6, 2021
Jodie (Jill Halfpenny) spots a teenager who resembles her missing son (who was presumed drowned nine years ago). After the police are unwilling to investigate, she begins her own investigation in this British thriller created by Francesca Brill and Luke Watson. [Premiered originally in the UK on Channel 5 on 1 Feb 2021; in the US and Canada on Sundance Now and Acorn TV on 6 May 2021]
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
The Sons of Sam: A Descent Into Darkness: Season 1

The Sons of Sam: A Descent Into Darkness: Season 1

May 5, 2021
Joshua Zeman directs the documentary series narrated by Paul Giamatti that looks into Son of Sam serial killer David Berkowitz and journalist Maury Terry's theory that a cult was actually involved in the killings.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
tbd
Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet

April 23, 2021
Directed by Simon Godwin, Emily Burns' adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet was filmed at London's National Theatre with Jessie Buckley and Josh O'Connor as the doomed young lovers airs as a part of PBS's Great Performances series. [Premiered originally in the UK on Sky Arts on 5 Apr 2021]
Metascore:
92
User Score:
5.9
Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World: Season 1

Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World: Season 1

April 22, 2021
The three-part documentary follows the Swedish climate activist as she travels to talk with scientists and world leaders.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
3.5
Secrets of the Whales

Secrets of the Whales

April 22, 2021
Sigourney Weaver narrates the nature documentary about five different whale species with footage filmed over three years in 24 different locations.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
tbd
Cher & The Loneliest Elephant

Cher & The Loneliest Elephant

April 22, 2021
The documentary details the yearslong effort by Cher, Mark Cowne, veterinarians, and a lawyer to relocate Kaavan the elephant from a Pakistan zoo to an elephant sanctuary in Cambodia. [Premieres on Paramount+ on 22 Apr 2021 then airs on the Smithsonian Channel on 19 May 2021]
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Philly D.A.

Philly D.A.

April 20, 2021
Directors Yoni Brook and Ted Passon follow civil rights attorney Larry Krasner as he seeks to reform the criminal justice system as Philadelphia's new district attorney in the eight-part documentary that airs as part of PBS' Independent Lens series.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Sasquatch: Season 1

Sasquatch: Season 1

April 20, 2021
The three-part documentary series from Mark and Jay Duplass and directed by Joshua Rofé looks into David Holthouse's investigation into the rumors a Sasquatch killed three people at a Northern California marijuana farm in 1993.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Mare of Easttown: Season 1

Mare of Easttown: Season 1

April 18, 2021
Mare Sheehan (Kate Winslet), a small-town Pennsylvania detective, investigates a murder even as her personal life is falling apart in this limited series created by Brad Ingelsby.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.4
Confronting a Serial Killer: Season 1

Confronting a Serial Killer: Season 1

April 18, 2021
The documentary series from Joe Berlinger is about how author/journalist Jillian Lauren spoke with serial killer Sam Little for over 40 hours to learn the identities of his victims before his health failed.
Metascore:
55
User Score:
tbd
Spy City: Season 1

Spy City: Season 1

April 15, 2021
Set in Berlin 1961, British spy Fielding Scott (Dominic Cooper) seeks to uncover a traitor in this limited series created by William Boyd.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
5.6
Exterminate All the Brutes

Exterminate All the Brutes

April 7, 2021
The four-part documentary from Raoul Peck uses archival material as well as animated and dramatic scenes to explore the destructive history of European colonialism and its impact on today's world.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
5.2
This Is a Robbery: The World's Biggest Art Heist: Season 1

This Is a Robbery: The World's Biggest Art Heist: Season 1

April 7, 2021
The documentary series directed by Colin Barnicle looks into the still unsolved case where two men dressed up as Boston police stole 13 works of art worth more than $500 million from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
6.6
Hemingway

Hemingway

April 5, 2021
The three-part Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary narrated by Peter Coyote explores the life and work of the author with interviews with other writers, academics and biographers.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.0
Atlantic Crossing: Season 1

Atlantic Crossing: Season 1

April 4, 2021
Norwegian Crown Princess Martha (Sofia Helin) escapes from the Nazi's with her three children with the help of U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt (Kyle MacLachlan) in this eight-part miniseries written by Alexander Eik and Linda May Kallestein. [Premiered originally in Norway on NRK on 26 Oct 2020 and in the US on PBS as part of Masterpiece in Apr 2021]
Metascore:
71
User Score:
tbd
Hysterical

Hysterical

April 2, 2021
Margaret Cho, Marina Franklin, Nikki Glaser, Kathy Griffin, Bonnie McFarlane, and Sherri Shepard are some of the female stand-up comedians discussing the highs and lows of the business in this documentary directed by Andrea Nevins.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
John Wayne Gacy: Devil In Disguise: Season 1

John Wayne Gacy: Devil In Disguise: Season 1

March 25, 2021
The six-part documentary series about Chicago serial killer, John Wayne Gacy, who killed more than 30 people in the 1970s includes footage from a 1992 interview with FBI profiler Robert Ressler.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
tbd
Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil: Season 1

Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil: Season 1

March 23, 2021
The four-part documentary series directed by Michael D. Ratner features discussions of the pop singer's personal and professional life including what led to her near-fatal drug overdose in 2018 and her ensuing recovery.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
9.0
Q: Into the Storm: Season 1

Q: Into the Storm: Season 1

March 21, 2021
The six-part documentary series seeks to discover the origins of QAnon and how the anonymous "Q" uses the internet to spread disinformation, influence people and right-wing politics.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
8.8
Staged: Season 2

Staged: Season 2

March 16, 2021
Still under COVID-19 lockdown, Michael Sheen and David Tennant (playing fictional versions of themselves) learns Michael Palin did not like their show and that an American version will star different British actors. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 4 Jan 2021; to air in the US in Mar 2021]
Metascore:
61
User Score:
tbd
Murder Among the Mormons: Season 1

Murder Among the Mormons: Season 1

March 3, 2021
The three-part documentary series directed by Jared Hess and Tyler Measom look into the 1985 pipe bombings in Salt Lake City that killed two and seriously injured another who made his name in locating purportedly historical Mormon documents.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
6.5
Allen v. Farrow: Season 1

Allen v. Farrow: Season 1

February 21, 2021
The four-part documentary series from Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering and Amy Herdy, looks into the sexual abuse accusation by then 7-year-old daughter Dylan against Woody Allen that led to a custody trial and the reveal of Allen’s relationship with elder daughter, Soon-Yi.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
4.1
It's a Sin

It's a Sin

February 18, 2021
The five-part miniseries written and created by Russell T Davies is set in the early 1980s where five friends (Olly Alexander, Omari Douglas, Callum Scott Howells, Lydia West and Nathaniel Curtis) move to London and find their lives forever changed by HIV/AIDS. [Premiered originally in the UK on Channel 4 on 22 Jan 2021 and in the US on HBO Max on 18 Feb 2021]
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.3
Behind Her Eyes: Season 1

Behind Her Eyes: Season 1

February 17, 2021
Louise (Simona Brown) is having an affair with her psychiatrist boss David (Tom Bateman) and becomes friends with his wife, Adele (Eve Hewson) in this thriller based on Sarah Pinborough's novel of the same name.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
7.0
Amend: The Fight for America: Season 1

Amend: The Fight for America: Season 1

February 17, 2021
Will Smith hosts this six-part documentary series about the history of the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution with reading from Mahershala Ali, Samuel L. Jackson, Diane Lane, Pedro Pascal, and Yara Shahidi.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
2.6
The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song

The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song

February 16, 2021
The four-hour, two-part miniseries hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the history of black churches that began when slaves were brought from Africa to the Americas.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.1
The Luminaries: Season 1

The Luminaries: Season 1

February 14, 2021
Anna Wetherell (Eve Hewson) travels to New Zealand to start a new life during New Zealand's gold rush in 1866 where she meets Emery Staines (Himesh Patel) and fortune teller Lydia Wells (Eva Green) in this six-part series based on Eleanor Catton's book of the same name. [Premiered originally in New Zealand's TVNZ 1 on 17 May 2020, in the UK on BBC One on 21 June 2020 and in the US in Feb 2021]
Metascore:
62
User Score:
tbd
Hip Hop Uncovered

Hip Hop Uncovered

February 12, 2021
The six-part documentary series about the influences behind hip hop music was directed by Rashidi Natara Harper.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel: Season 1

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel: Season 1

February 10, 2021
The four-part documentary series from director Joe Berlinger looks into the 1993 disappearance of Elisa Lam from Los Angeles' Cecil Hotel.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
3.9
Black Art: In the Absence of Light

Black Art: In the Absence of Light

February 9, 2021
The Sam Pollard documentary was inspired by 1976 exhibition organized by David C. Driskell, “Two Centuries of Black American Art” and features interviews with contemporary artists, curators and historians.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Framing Britney Spears

Framing Britney Spears

February 5, 2021
The Samantha Stark-directed documentary about Britney Spears' rise to pop star to her current conservatorship status airs as part of “The New York Times Presents” docuseries.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
8.6
Fake Famous

Fake Famous

February 2, 2021
The documentary directed by Nick Bilton films what really happens when aspiring actress Dominique, fashion designer Chris and real estate assistant Wylie build their social media profile by buying fake followers and using bots to become influencers.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
The Investigation: Season 1

The Investigation: Season 1

February 1, 2021
Copenhagen Homicide Unit's Jens Møller (Søren Malling) leads the investigation into the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall in this six-part Scandinavian crime drama based on the real 2017 case. [Premiered originally in Scandinavia on 28 Sep 2020; in the UK on BBC2 on 22 Jan 2021 and in the US on HBO in February 2021]
Metascore:
65
User Score:
tbd
The Lady and the Dale: Season 1

The Lady and the Dale: Season 1

January 31, 2021
The four-part documentary series produced by Mark and Jay Duplass looks at the life of Elizabeth Carmichael, her promise of a fuel-efficient, three-wheeled car in the 1970s and the fraud case that exposed her past that included her life as Jerry Dean Michael and being involved in a counterfeiting operation.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
4.3
We Are: The Brooklyn Saints: Season 1

We Are: The Brooklyn Saints: Season 1

January 29, 2021
The four-part documentary from director Rudy Valdez focuses on the youth football program in Brooklyn, NY for boys 7-13 years old.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
The Salisbury Poisonings: Season 1

The Salisbury Poisonings: Season 1

January 25, 2021
DS Nick Bailey (Rafe Spall) and Tracy Daszkiewicz (Anne-Marie Duff) Director of Public Health in Wiltshire work to discover what poisoned former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia and stop it from harming anyone else in this British three-part miniseries based on true events. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 14 Jun 2020, will premiere on AMC+ on 1 Oct 2020 before airing on AMC in 2021]
Metascore:
70
User Score:
tbd
Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer

Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer

January 13, 2021
The four-part documentary series about serial killer Richard Ramirez, who killed people in Los Angeles and San Francisco between June 1984 to August 1985, features archival footage, photos, and interviews with survivors, victim's families, and the detectives who help capture him.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.4
Tiger

Tiger

January 10, 2021
The two-part documentary series directed by Matthew Heineman and Matthew Hamachek chronicles the career of golfer Tiger Woods and features interviews and previously unseen footage.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
6.2
Pretend It's a City

Pretend It's a City

January 8, 2021
Directed by Martin Scorsese, writer Fran Lebowitz talks about a variety of topics about New York City, including the arts, its subways, Times Square, and tourists.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
5.8
Elizabeth Is Missing

Elizabeth Is Missing

January 3, 2021
80-something Maud (Glenda Jackson) has Alzheimer's and is convinced her best friend Elizabeth (Maggie Steed) has vanished in this adaptation of Emma Healey's novel of the same name by Andrea Gibb. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 8 Dec 2019, airs in the US as a part of PBS' Masterpiece in 2021]
Metascore:
86
User Score:
6.3
The Stand

The Stand

December 17, 2020
A deadly superflu leaves the few survivors with dreams of either of a friendly older woman named Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) or a more darker figure: Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgård) in this new adaptation of Stephen King's novel (that includes a new coda).
Metascore:
56
User Score:
3.6
The Ripper

The Ripper

December 16, 2020
The four-part documentary series looks into the killing of 13 women between 1975 and 1980 by Peter Sutcliffe, who was dubbed "The Yorkshire Ripper" by the press.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
7.3
A Suitable Boy

A Suitable Boy

December 7, 2020
Set in North India in 1951, 19-year-old Lata Mehra (Tanya Maniktala) deals with her mother (Mahira Kakkar), who wants to marry her off to a man of her choosing. While Maan (Ishaan Khatter), a relative by marriage, falls for courtesan singer Saeeda Bai (Tabu) in this Andrew Davies adaptation of the Vikram Seth novel. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 26 Jul 2020 and on Acorn TV in North America on 7 December 2020]
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Heaven's Gate: The Cult of Cults

Heaven's Gate: The Cult of Cults

December 3, 2020
The four-part documentary series from Clay Tweel features interviews and footage of the cult led by Marshall Applewhite and Bonnie Nettles that resulted in the largest mass suicide in the United States.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
folklore: the long pond studio sessions

folklore: the long pond studio sessions

November 25, 2020
The special directed by Taylor Swift in September 2020 in upstate New York, features Taylor, Justin Vernon, producers Jack Antonoff and Aaron Dessner performing all the tracks on her 2020 album, folklore as well as revealing behind-the-scene stories.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
9.1
Black Narcissus

Black Narcissus

November 23, 2020
Set in 1934, Sister Clodagh (Gemma Arterton) brings a group of nuns to the palace of Mopu in the Himalayas to establish a new convent, but secrets and arrivals of Mr. Dean (Alessandro Nivola) and General Dilip Rai (Chaneil Kular) bring forth forbidden desires in this three-episode limited series based on the novel by Rumer Godden (that was also adapted into a 1947 film of the same name).
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
The Reagans (2020): Season 1

The Reagans (2020): Season 1

November 15, 2020
The four-part documentary series directed by Matt Tyrnauer focuses on the eight years of the Reagan White House.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
Murder on Middle Beach

Murder on Middle Beach

November 15, 2020
Madison Hamburg investigates his mother Barbara Beach's unsolved 2010 murder in this four-part documentary he also directed.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
5.8
The Liberator (2020)

The Liberator (2020)

November 11, 2020
The four-part World War II animated series (using new patent-pending Trioscope Enhanced Hybrid Animation) is based on Alex Kershaw's 2013 book of the same name about U.S. Army officer Felix Sparks and the 157th Infantry Regiment from Oklahoma that included cowboys, Native Americans and Mexican-Americans as they invaded Italy and freed those at the Dachau concentration camp.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.0
Trial 4

Trial 4

November 11, 2020
The eight-part documentary series directed by Remy Burkel loooks at the case of Sean K. Ellis, who was accused of killing a Boston policeman in 1993 and sought to overturn his conviction over 22 years and four trials.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
5.8
A Teacher: Season 1

A Teacher: Season 1

November 10, 2020
High school teacher Claire (Kate Mara) and her student Eric (Nick Robinson) face the ramifications of their affair when it is reported to the authorities in this adaptation of Hannah Fidell's 2013 film of the same name.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
6.2
City So Real: Season 1

City So Real: Season 1

October 29, 2020
The five-part documentary directed by Steve James looks at the city of Chicago and its residents as 21 candidates run for mayor of the Windy City in 2018-19.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
4.4
The Undoing: Season 1

The Undoing: Season 1

October 25, 2020
Grace Sachs (Kidman) seemingly perfect life unravels when her husband (Hugh Grant) disappears in this limited series from David E. Kelley based on Jean Hanff Korelitz's book You Should Have Known.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
6.7
The Queen's Gambit: Season 1

The Queen's Gambit: Season 1

October 23, 2020
The seven-episode series based on Walter Tevis's novel of the same name follows young orphan Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy) as she grows up and battles addiction while seeking to become the best chess player in the world during the Cold War.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.5
537 Votes

537 Votes

October 21, 2020
The Billy Corben documentary looks at how the the Elian Gonzalez controversy played a part in the the 2000 presidential election that ended in a voter recount in Miami-Dade County.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
5.3
Driving While Black: Race, Space and Mobility in America

Driving While Black: Race, Space and Mobility in America

October 13, 2020
The documentary directed by Gretchen Sorin and Ric Burns looks at the freedoms and the discrimination faced by African Americans as cars became a major fixture of American lives.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
4.3
The Good Lord Bird

The Good Lord Bird

October 4, 2020
A young slave named Onion (Joshua Johnson-Lionel) becomes a part of John Brown's (Ethan Hawke) family, interacting with other abolitionists like Frederick Douglass (Daveed Diggs) and eventually the 1859 raid of the Army depot at Harpers Ferry in this limited series adaptation of James McBride's novel of the same name.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
6.5
The Comedy Store

The Comedy Store

October 4, 2020
The four-part documentary series directed by Mike Binder focuses on the West Hollywood club where many comedians honed their skills including Jim Carrey, Dave Chappelle, Whitney Cummings, Sam Kinison, Jay Leno, David Letterman, Richard Pryor, Chris Rock, Bob Saget, Iliza Shlesinger, Sarah Silverman, and Robin Williams.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Kingdom of Silence

Kingdom of Silence

October 2, 2020
The 2018 murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi is at the center of the documentary that also looks at the relationship between Saudi Arabia and the United States through the years including the Trump administration and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
6.5
The Comey Rule

The Comey Rule

September 27, 2020
The two-night, four-hour miniseries based on former FBI Director's memoirs features Jeff Daniels as James Comey and Brendan Gleeson as President Donald Trump.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
5.5
A Wilderness of Error

A Wilderness of Error

September 25, 2020
The five-part documentary series directed by Marc Smerlin and based on Errol Morris' book of the same name looks into the 1970 case of Army surgeon and Green Beret Jeffrey MacDonald who claimed his family were killed by four hippies high on drugs but was convicted in 1979 of murdering his pregnant wife and two daughters.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
tbd
The Murders at White House Farm: Season 1

The Murders at White House Farm: Season 1

September 24, 2020
Based on the 1985 murders, the miniseries begins with Jeremy Bamber (Freddie Fox) calling the police that his sister Sheila (Cressida Bonas) was threatening the family with a rifle. When they arrive, DCI Taff Jones (Stephen Graham) and DS Stan Jones (Mark Addy) determine it was a murder-suicide. But as the investigation continues, the truth is revealed. [Premiered in the UK under the name White House Farm on ITV on 8 Jan 2020]
Metascore:
58
User Score:
tbd
Agents of Chaos: Season 1

Agents of Chaos: Season 1

September 23, 2020
The two-part documentary directed by Alex Gibney and Javier Alberto Botero delves into Russia's interference with the 2016 U.S. election with videos of troll farms and interviews with the lead prosecutor for the Mueller Investigation Andrew Weissmann, former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCab, former CIA Director John Brennan, and Trump campaign advisor Carter Page.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
4.7
Challenger: The Final Flight

Challenger: The Final Flight

September 16, 2020
The four-part documentary series takes a look back at the events that led to the Challenger explosion that killed everyone onboard on January 28, 1986.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
The Third Day: Season 1

The Third Day: Season 1

September 14, 2020
Sam (Jude Law) ends up on an island and finds inhabitants who want to protect their rituals at all costs while Helen (Naomie Harris) comes to the island looking for answers in this limited series created by Dennis Kelly and Felix Barrett.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
5.6
Des

Des

September 14, 2020
The three-part miniseries about the investigation and trial of British serial killer, Dennis Nilsen (David Tennant). [Premiered originally in the UK on ITV on 14 Sep 2020]
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.7
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