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The Best TV Shows: politics

  • Oliver Stone's Untold History of the United States
  • 8,7/10

1 season, 10 episodes

Oliver Stone's re-examination of under-reported events in American history.

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

  • Stranger
  • 8,6/10

2 seasons, 32 episodes

Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor's office and solve a serial murder case.

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

  • Stranger
  • 8,6/10

2 seasons, 32 episodes

Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor's office and solve a serial murder case.

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...

Tyler Perry's The Oval

Drama USA 2019

Tyler Perry's The Oval

Drama USA 2019

  • Tyler Perry's The Oval
  • 8,6/10

3 seasons, 52 episodes

A seemingly perfect interracial first family becomes the White House's newest residents. But behind closed doors they unleash a torrent of lies, cheating and corruption.

Edge of Darkness

Crime Drama United Kingdom 1985

Edge of Darkness

Crime Drama United Kingdom 1985

  • Edge of Darkness
  • 8,4/10

1 season, 6 episodes

Yorkshire detective Ronald Craven is haunted by the murder of his daughter and begins his own investigation into her death.

Yes, Prime Minister

Comedy United Kingdom 1986

Yes, Prime Minister

Comedy United Kingdom 1986

  • Yes, Prime Minister
  • 8,4/10

2 seasons, 16 episodes

James Hacker MP the Government's bumbling minister for Administrative Affairs is propelled along the corridors of power to the very pinnacle of politics - No. 10. Could this have possibly have been managed by his trusted Permanent Private Secretary, the formidably political Sir Humphrey Appleby who must move to the “Top Job” in Downing Street to support him, together with his much put upon PPS Bernard Wolley. What could possibly go wrong?

The West Wing

Drama USA 1999

The West Wing

Drama USA 1999

  • The West Wing
  • 8,3/10

7 seasons, 154 episodes

The West Wing provides a glimpse into presidential politics in the nation's capital as it tells the stories of the members of a fictional presidential administration. These interesting characters have humor and dedication that touches the heart while the politics that they discuss touch on everyday life.

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2009

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2009

  • Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
  • 8,3/10

1 season, 64 episodes

Edward and Alphonse Elric's reckless disregard for alchemy's fun­damental laws ripped half of Ed's limbs from his body and left Al's soul clinging to a cold suit of armor. To restore what was lost, the brothers scour a war-torn land for the Philosopher's Sto­ne, a fabled relic which grants the ability to perform alchemy in impossible ways. The Elrics are not alone in their search; the corrupt State Military is also eager to harness the artifact's power. So too are the strange Homunculi and their shadowy creator. The mythical gem lures exotic alchemists from distant kingdoms, scarring some deeply enough to inspire murder. As the Elrics find their course altered by these enemies and allies, their purpose remains unchanged – and their bond unbreakable.

Yes Minister

Comedy War & Politics United Kingdom 1980

Yes Minister

Comedy War & Politics United Kingdom 1980

  • Yes Minister
  • 8,3/10

3 seasons, 21 episodes

Set principally in the private office of a British Cabinet minister in the Department of Administrative Affairs in Whitehall, Yes Minister follows the ministerial career of The Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP, played by Paul Eddington. His various struggles to formulate and enact legislation or effect departmental changes are opposed by the British Civil Service, in particular his Permanent Secretary, Sir Humphrey Appleby, played by Nigel Hawthorne. His Principal Private Secretary Bernard Woolley, played by Derek Fowlds, is usually caught between the two. The sequel, Yes, Prime Minister, continued with the same cast and followed the events of the premiership of Jim Hacker after his unexpected elevation to Number 10 upon the resignation of the previous PM.

The Best TV Shows: politics on Netflix

Inside the Mossad

Documentary Israel 2017

Inside the Mossad

Documentary Israel 2017

1 season, 4 episodes

The assassinations of Nazis, terrorists and Iranian nuclear scientists have given the Mossad a fearsome reputation that has come with a moral cost. For the first time, former spy chiefs and operatives discuss personal and operational challenges, ethical dilemmas, and the personal price they were forced to pay.

1994

Documentary Mexico 2019

1994

Documentary Mexico 2019

1 season, 5 episodes

Archival video and new interviews examine Mexican politics in 1994, a year marked by the rise of the EZLN and the assassination of Luis Donaldo Colosio.

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

  • Stranger
  • 8,6/10

2 seasons, 32 episodes

Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor's office and solve a serial murder case.

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

Stranger

Crime Drama Mystery South Korea 2017

  • Stranger
  • 8,6/10

2 seasons, 32 episodes

Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor's office and solve a serial murder case.

Chief of Staff

Drama War & Politics South Korea 2019

Chief of Staff

Drama War & Politics South Korea 2019

2 seasons, 20 episodes

As a chief of staff in the National Assembly, Jang Tae-jun influences power behind the scenes while pursuing his own ambitions to rise to the top.

House of Cards

Drama USA 2013

House of Cards

Drama USA 2013

  • House of Cards
  • 8,1/10

6 seasons, 73 episodes

Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of greed, sex and corruption in modern D.C.

Bard of Blood

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery British Indian Ocean Territory 2019

Bard of Blood

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery British Indian Ocean Territory 2019

1 season, 7 episodes

Years after a disastrous job in Baluchistan, a former Indian spy must confront his past when he returns to lead an unsanctioned hostage-rescue mission.

Designated Survivor

Drama War & Politics USA 2016

Designated Survivor

Drama War & Politics USA 2016

  • Designated Survivor
  • 7,2/10

3 seasons, 53 episodes

Tom Kirkman, a low-level cabinet member is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.

The Search

Comedy Crime Drama Mexico 2020

The Search

Comedy Crime Drama Mexico 2020

  • The Search
  • 7,1/10

1 season, 6 episodes

When a girl vanishes from a suburb near Mexico City, the personal goals of some involved in the case muddy the search. Based on a true story.

Scandal

Drama USA 2012

Scandal

Drama USA 2012

  • Scandal
  • 6,8/10

7 seasons, 124 episodes

Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for their clients, but it becomes apparent that these "gladiators in suits," who specialize in fixing the lives of other people, have trouble fixing those closest at hand -- their own.

The Best TV Shows: politics (2019)

1 season, 10 episodes

In this sketch series, Arturo Castro attempts to navigate life as a Latin millennial in the U.S. Satirizing everything from modern dating to American culture to politics, Alternatino brings a fresh point of view to the Latinx experience.

The Ranganation

Comedy Talk United Kingdom 2019

The Ranganation

Comedy Talk United Kingdom 2019

4 seasons, 24 episodes

Romesh Ranganathan, joined by celebrity guests and the Ranganation, his very own focus group of 25 members of the public, takes a funny, topical look at modern Britain.

El Tigre Veron

Drama Argentina 2019

El Tigre Veron

Drama Argentina 2019

1 season, 12 episodes

Miguel "The Tiger" Verón, a union leader from meat sector, has to risk everything against his employers and enemies from justice.

1994

Documentary Mexico 2019

1994

Documentary Mexico 2019

1 season, 5 episodes

Archival video and new interviews examine Mexican politics in 1994, a year marked by the rise of the EZLN and the assassination of Luis Donaldo Colosio.

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...

Tyler Perry's The Oval

Drama USA 2019

Tyler Perry's The Oval

Drama USA 2019

  • Tyler Perry's The Oval
  • 8,6/10

3 seasons, 52 episodes

A seemingly perfect interracial first family becomes the White House's newest residents. But behind closed doors they unleash a torrent of lies, cheating and corruption.

The Crowned Clown

Action & Adventure Drama South Korea 2019

The Crowned Clown

Action & Adventure Drama South Korea 2019

1 season, 16 episodes

The story takes place at a time in Joseon history, when upheaval and power struggles surrounding the throne had reached extreme levels. In order to escape those who plan to assassinate him, the king puts a clown, who looks exactly like him, on the throne.

Chief of Staff

Drama War & Politics South Korea 2019

Chief of Staff

Drama War & Politics South Korea 2019

2 seasons, 20 episodes

As a chief of staff in the National Assembly, Jang Tae-jun influences power behind the scenes while pursuing his own ambitions to rise to the top.

Bard of Blood

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery British Indian Ocean Territory 2019

Bard of Blood

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery British Indian Ocean Territory 2019

1 season, 7 episodes

Years after a disastrous job in Baluchistan, a former Indian spy must confront his past when he returns to lead an unsanctioned hostage-rescue mission.

Carole & Tuesday

Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Carole & Tuesday

Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

1 season, 24 episodes

Fifty years have passed since mankind began migrating to the new frontier: Mars. It's an age where most culture is produced by AI, and people are content to be passive consumers. There's a girl. Scrapping a living in the metropolis of Alba City, she's working part time while trying to become a musician. She's always felt like something is missing. Her name is Carole.There's a girl. Born to a wealthy family in the provincial town of Herschel City, she dreams of becoming a musician, but nobody around her understands. She feels like the loneliest person in the world. Her name is Tuesday. A chance meeting brings them together. They want to sing. They want to make music. Together, they feel like they just might have a chance. The two of them may only create a tiny wave. But that wave will eventually grow into something larger...

The Best TV Shows: politics to BingeWootch

1 season,

Craig Benzine speaks on U.S. Government and Politics.

PBS NewsHour

News USA 1975

PBS NewsHour

News USA 1975

  • PBS NewsHour
  • 5,8/10

9 seasons, 2069 episodes

America's first and longest running hour-long nightly news broadcast known for its in-depth coverage of issues and current events.

Question Time

News Talk United Kingdom 1979

Question Time

News Talk United Kingdom 1979

43 seasons, 1508 episodes

This topical debate series based on Any Questions? typically features politicians from at least the three major political parties as well as other public figures who answer pre-selected questions put to them by a carefully selected audience.

VICE News Tonight

News USA 2016

VICE News Tonight

News USA 2016

  • VICE News Tonight
  • 6,7/10

5 seasons, 902 episodes

VICE News' half-hour nightly newscast. We now interrupt your regularly scheduled worldview.

Real Time with Bill Maher

Comedy Talk USA 2003

Real Time with Bill Maher

Comedy Talk USA 2003

  • Real Time with Bill Maher
  • 6,2/10

19 seasons, 585 episodes

Each week Bill Maher surrounds himself with a panel of guests which include politicians, actors, comedians, musicians and the like to discuss what's going on in the world.

Q&A

News Talk Australia 2008

Q&A

News Talk Australia 2008

14 seasons, 549 episodes

Hosted by Hamish Macdonald, Q&A puts punters, pollies and pundits together in the studio to thrash out the hot issues of the week. It's about democracy in action - the audience gets to ask the questions.

Tout le monde en parle

Talk Canada 2004

Tout le monde en parle

Talk Canada 2004

18 seasons, 432 episodes

Host Guy A. Lepage brings together six to eight personalities from different milieus—sports, politics, stage productions and more—that are the subject of everyone’s conversations and/or are important figures in recent events. Participants are invited to speak freely, voicing their opinions on headline news or on a subject that is near and dear to them. 

Tolerancia cero

Talk Chile 1999

Tolerancia cero

Talk Chile 1999

13 seasons, 299 episodes

Every sunday, the most relevant figures of the political and national contingency.

Eretz Nehederet

Comedy News Israel 2003

Eretz Nehederet

Comedy News Israel 2003

18 seasons, 271 episodes

An Israeli satire show featuring satirical references to current affairs of the past week through parodies of the people involved, as well as the thoughts of recurring characters. One of the most watched and influential shows on Israeli TV.

Capitol

Soap War & Politics USA 1982

Capitol

Soap War & Politics USA 1982

5 seasons, 260 episodes

Capitol is an American soap opera which aired on CBS from March 29, 1982 to March 20, 1987 for 1,270 episodes. As its name suggests, the storyline usually revolves around the political intrigues of people whose lives intertwined in Washington, D.C.