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The Rising of the Shield Hero

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Rising of the Shield Hero

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Rising of the Shield Hero
  • 8,6/10

3 seasons, 26 episodes

Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his weapon. Due to Naofumi's lack of charisma and experience he's labeled as the weakest, only to end up betrayed, falsely accused, and robbed by on the third day of adventure. Shunned by everyone from the king to peasants, Naofumi's thoughts were filled with nothing but vengeance and hatred. Thus, his destiny in a parallel World begins...

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

  • Hellsing Ultimate
  • 8,5/10

1 season, 10 episodes

For over a century, the mysterious Hellsing Organization has been secretly protecting the British Empire from undead "freaks." When Sir Integra Hellsing succeeded as the head of the organization, she also inherited the ultimate weapon against these undead enemies, Alucard, a rogue vampire possessing mysterious and frightening powers.

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

  • Hellsing Ultimate
  • 8,5/10

1 season, 10 episodes

For over a century, the mysterious Hellsing Organization has been secretly protecting the British Empire from undead "freaks." When Sir Integra Hellsing succeeded as the head of the organization, she also inherited the ultimate weapon against these undead enemies, Alucard, a rogue vampire possessing mysterious and frightening powers.

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

Hellsing Ultimate

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

  • Hellsing Ultimate
  • 8,5/10

1 season, 10 episodes

For over a century, the mysterious Hellsing Organization has been secretly protecting the British Empire from undead "freaks." When Sir Integra Hellsing succeeded as the head of the organization, she also inherited the ultimate weapon against these undead enemies, Alucard, a rogue vampire possessing mysterious and frightening powers.

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2006

  • Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion
  • 8,2/10

2 seasons, 50 episodes

Japan has been invaded and conquered by the Britannian Empire. Japan is now known as Area 11 and its citizens known as Elevens. The Britannian Empire takes away Japan's autonomous power and imposes its rule through the use of Knightmares. The Empire's rule has never faltered, but cracks have begun to show...

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

  • Fullmetal Alchemist
  • 8,1/10

1 season, 51 episodes

Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else of equal value must be sacrificed. When their mother dies, Edward decides to do the unthinkable -- bringing her back to life by breaking one of Alchemy's biggest taboos and performing Human Alchemy. Thinking they have nothing more to lose, he and Alphonse make their attempt -- but something goes horribly wrong. In the process, Alphonse loses his body and Edward loses his leg. Ed manages to save Al by attaching his spirit to a suit of armor, but at the cost of his arm and leg.

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

  • Fullmetal Alchemist
  • 8,1/10

1 season, 51 episodes

Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else of equal value must be sacrificed. When their mother dies, Edward decides to do the unthinkable -- bringing her back to life by breaking one of Alchemy's biggest taboos and performing Human Alchemy. Thinking they have nothing more to lose, he and Alphonse make their attempt -- but something goes horribly wrong. In the process, Alphonse loses his body and Edward loses his leg. Ed manages to save Al by attaching his spirit to a suit of armor, but at the cost of his arm and leg.

Stargate SG-1

Action & Adventure Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Canada USA 1997

Stargate SG-1

Action & Adventure Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Canada USA 1997

  • Stargate SG-1
  • 8,1/10

10 seasons, 214 episodes

The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an elite Air Force special operations team, one of more than two dozen teams from Earth who explore the galaxy and defend against alien threats such as the Goa'uld, Replicators, and the Ori.

M*A*S*H

Comedy Drama War & Politics USA 1972

M*A*S*H

Comedy Drama War & Politics USA 1972

  • M*A*S*H
  • 7,9/10

11 seasons, 251 episodes

The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, administrators, and soldiers often find ways of making wartime life bearable.

Jormungand

Action & Adventure Adventure Animation Crime Drama War & Politics Japan 2012

Jormungand

Action & Adventure Adventure Animation Crime Drama War & Politics Japan 2012

  • Jormungand
  • 7,9/10

2 seasons, 24 episodes

Jonah is a child soldier and the newest bodyguard for Koko, an international arms dealer with an entourage of hired guns. The cold-blooded kid hates Koko’s line of work, but following her into the darkest corners of the black market might be the only way he can find those responsible for his family’s slaughter. Besides, his employer isn’t like most merchants of death. She uses guile and cutthroat tactics to keep her clients armed to the teeth—all while cultivating her own warped plan for the future of world peace. With the CIA desperate for her capture, assassins eager to collect her head, and the potential for every contract to end in ultra-violence, Koko and her comrades in arms bring the boom to every corner of the world.

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Isekai Quartet

Animation Comedy Japan 2019

Isekai Quartet

Animation Comedy Japan 2019

  • Isekai Quartet
  • 7,1/10

3 seasons, 24 episodes

A mysterious switch appeared one day. Upon pressing it, they were sent to a different alternative world!! There are also characters from other alternative worlds gathered together...!?

Spriggan

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy War & Politics Japan

Spriggan

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy War & Politics Japan

1 season, 1 episode

An ancient alien civilization's relics on Earth hold dangerous powers. The ARCAM corporation's Spriggan agents must keep them out of the wrong hands.

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Arsenal Military Academy

Action & Adventure Drama China 2019

Arsenal Military Academy

Action & Adventure Drama China 2019

1 season, 48 episodes

Xie Xiang disguises herself as a man in order to attend military school, where she and her classmates become embroiled in a series of tale-worthy events. After an academic career that wins her classmates’ and instructors’ respect, Xie sets out for China’s northeast to battle with Japanese forces that have rallied under a newly returned Chamber of Commerce president. As conspiracies and traps mount against her side, Xie will have to prove her valor in battle at last.

The Rising of the Shield Hero

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Rising of the Shield Hero

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Rising of the Shield Hero
  • 8,6/10

3 seasons, 26 episodes

Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his weapon. Due to Naofumi's lack of charisma and experience he's labeled as the weakest, only to end up betrayed, falsely accused, and robbed by on the third day of adventure. Shunned by everyone from the king to peasants, Naofumi's thoughts were filled with nothing but vengeance and hatred. Thus, his destiny in a parallel World begins...

Isekai Quartet

Animation Comedy Japan 2019

Isekai Quartet

Animation Comedy Japan 2019

  • Isekai Quartet
  • 7,1/10

3 seasons, 24 episodes

A mysterious switch appeared one day. Upon pressing it, they were sent to a different alternative world!! There are also characters from other alternative worlds gathered together...!?

Wise Man’s Grandchild

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Wise Man’s Grandchild

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • Wise Man’s Grandchild
  • 6,6/10

1 season, 12 episodes

In the modern world, a lonely man dies and reincarnates in another world. Rescued as a baby from a tragedy by a brilliant sage named Merlin, the baby is raised as “Shin Walford,” and undergoes training in both magic and martial arts to kill the monsters that ravage the land. At 15 years old, Shin has become shockingly powerful. But his grandfather Merlin has forgotten to teach him the common sense of this world. As a result, Shin enrolls in the kingdom's Magic Academy to hone his skills and mature among other teenagers. However, living a normal life is impossible, as he is established as a local celebrity almost as soon as he arrives. This story follows Shin Walford's high school life in the capital as he makes new friends, learns about the world, and fights off the various forces of evil surrounding him and his city.

The Hot Zone

Drama USA 2019

The Hot Zone

Drama USA 2019

  • The Hot Zone
  • 6,5/10

1 season, 6 episodes

Heroic U.S. Army scientist Dr. Nancy Jaax, working with a secret military specialized team, puts her life on the line to head off an Ebola outbreak before it spread to the human population.

Azur Lane

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Azur Lane

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

1 season, 12 episodes

When the "Sirens," an alien force with an arsenal far surpassing the limits of current technology, suddenly appeared, a divided humanity stood in complete solidarity for the first time. Four countries formed Azur Lane, paving the way for the improvement of modern warfare, which led to an initial victory. However, this tenuous union was threatened by opposing ideals, dividing the alliance into two and humanity became fragmented once again. As a seasoned and experienced fighter, the "Grey Ghost" Enterprise shoulders Azur Lane's hope for ending the war. But behind her stoic persona hides a frail girl, afraid of the ocean. Even so, she continues to fight as she believes that it's the only purpose for her existence. Amidst the neverending conflict within humankind, the keys that could unite a fragmented race might exist: a soldier coming to terms with her mysterious personality and camaraderie between those with different ideals.

Dress Blues

Drama USA 2019

Dress Blues

Drama USA 2019

1 season, 1 episode

When a naive teenage immigrant enlists in the US Navy with dreams of becoming the first female admiral, she must choose between her career and her safety while diving into the scary and subversive lifestyle of the isolated military world.

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Home

Drama China 2012

Home

Drama China 2012

1 season,

Vic Zhou plays a Taiwanese medic in World War II who was deployed to China as a Japanese military doctor. He endured much internal turmoil as his allegiance was split between his Japanese ruler and his Chinese ancestry. At the end of the war, a Chinese general saved him from being executed with the rest of Japanese soldiers. Ever since his rescue, he had been searching for a way to get back home. Back to Taiwan.

NCIS: Los Angeles

Action & Adventure Crime Drama Mystery USA 2009

NCIS: Los Angeles

Action & Adventure Crime Drama Mystery USA 2009

  • NCIS: Los Angeles
  • 7,1/10

13 seasons, 285 episodes

The exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.

M*A*S*H

Comedy Drama War & Politics USA 1972

M*A*S*H

Comedy Drama War & Politics USA 1972

  • M*A*S*H
  • 7,9/10

11 seasons, 251 episodes

The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, administrators, and soldiers often find ways of making wartime life bearable.

JAG

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery USA 1995

JAG

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery USA 1995

  • JAG
  • 6,9/10

10 seasons, 227 episodes

JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC Productions. Originally conceived as a Top Gun meets A Few Good Men, the pilot episode of JAG first aired on NBC on September 23, 1995; but the series was later canceled on May 22, 1996 after finishing 79th in the ratings, leaving one episode unaired. Rival network CBS picked up the series for a midseason replacement, beginning on January 3, 1997. CBS's decision to air JAG proved to be a good move, as JAG for several seasons climbed in the ratings and was on the air for nine additional seasons. JAG furthermore spawned the hit series NCIS, which in turn spun off another hit, NCIS: Los Angeles. In total, 227 episodes were produced over 10 seasons and JAG was during its 5th season seen in over 100 countries worldwide. JAG was so popular that it entered syndication early in 1999 and it is still regularly repeated.

JAG

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery USA 1995

JAG

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery USA 1995

  • JAG
  • 6,9/10

10 seasons, 227 episodes

JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC Productions. Originally conceived as a Top Gun meets A Few Good Men, the pilot episode of JAG first aired on NBC on September 23, 1995; but the series was later canceled on May 22, 1996 after finishing 79th in the ratings, leaving one episode unaired. Rival network CBS picked up the series for a midseason replacement, beginning on January 3, 1997. CBS's decision to air JAG proved to be a good move, as JAG for several seasons climbed in the ratings and was on the air for nine additional seasons. JAG furthermore spawned the hit series NCIS, which in turn spun off another hit, NCIS: Los Angeles. In total, 227 episodes were produced over 10 seasons and JAG was during its 5th season seen in over 100 countries worldwide. JAG was so popular that it entered syndication early in 1999 and it is still regularly repeated.

Stargate SG-1

Action & Adventure Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Canada USA 1997

Stargate SG-1

Action & Adventure Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Canada USA 1997

  • Stargate SG-1
  • 8,1/10

10 seasons, 214 episodes

The story of Stargate SG-1 begins about a year after the events of the feature film, when the United States government learns that an ancient alien device called the Stargate can access a network of such devices on a multitude of planets. SG-1 is an elite Air Force special operations team, one of more than two dozen teams from Earth who explore the galaxy and defend against alien threats such as the Goa'uld, Replicators, and the Ori.

Hogan's Heroes

Comedy War & Politics USA 1965

Hogan's Heroes

Comedy War & Politics USA 1965

  • Hogan's Heroes
  • 7,7/10

6 seasons, 168 episodes

Hogan's Heroes is an American television sitcom that ran for 168 episodes from September 17, 1965, to July 4, 1971, on the CBS network. The show was set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II. Bob Crane starred as Colonel Robert E. Hogan, coordinating an international crew of Allied prisoners running a Special Operations group from the camp. Werner Klemperer played Colonel Wilhelm Klink, the commandant of the camp, and John Banner was the inept sergeant-of-the-guard, Hans Schultz. The series was popular during its six-season run. In 2013, creators Bernard Fein through his estate and Albert S. Ruddy acquired the sequel and other separate rights to Hogan's Heroes from Mark Cuban through arbitration and a movie based on the show has been planned.

NCIS: New Orleans

Action & Adventure Drama USA 2014

NCIS: New Orleans

Action & Adventure Drama USA 2014

  • NCIS: New Orleans
  • 7,1/10

7 seasons, 155 episodes

A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.

Combat!

Drama War & Politics USA 1962

Combat!

Drama War & Politics USA 1962

  • Combat!
  • 7,5/10

5 seasons, 152 episodes

Combat! is an American television program that originally aired on ABC from 1962 until 1967. The show covered the grim lives of a squad of American soldiers fighting the Germans in France during World War II. The program starred Rick Jason as platoon leader Second Lieutenant Gil Hanley and Vic Morrow as Sergeant "Chip" Saunders.

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

Comedy USA 1964

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

Comedy USA 1964

  • Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
  • 7,3/10

5 seasons, 150 episodes

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is an American situation comedy that originally aired on CBS from September 25, 1964, to May 2, 1969. The series was a spinoff of The Andy Griffith Show, and the pilot was aired as the finale of the fourth season of The Andy Griffith Show on May 18, 1964. The show ran for five seasons and a total of 150 episodes. In 2006, CBS Home Entertainment began releasing the series on DVD. The final season was released in November 2008. The series was created by Aaron Ruben, who also produced the show with Sheldon Leonard and Ronald Jacobs. Filmed and set in California, it stars Jim Nabors as Gomer Pyle, a naive but good-natured gas-station attendant from the town of Mayberry, North Carolina, who enlists in the United States Marine Corps. Frank Sutton plays Gomer's high-octane, short-fused Gunnery Sergeant Vince Carter, and Ronnie Schell plays Gomer's friend Gilbert "Duke" Slater. Allan Melvin played in the recurring role of Gunnery Sergeant Carter's rival, Sergeant Charley Hacker. The series never discussed nor addressed the then-current Vietnam War, instead focusing on the relationship between Gomer and Sergeant Carter. The show retained high ratings throughout its run.