5 Best Crime Shows On Netflix: ClipHash Picks
The shows that taught us the thrill of “Crimes”
Crime series are filled with the joys of terror, mystery, suspense, thrill, and action…and Netflix knows that. Crime series has already won the hearts of everyone around the globe and are considered a genre that is worth to binge-watch.
So here we’ve narrowed down the best Crime shows from Netflix that will make your heart-beat faster:
- American Crime Story – A critical as well as the commercial success that showcases a self-contained miniseries in each season, following separate unrelated true events. A show that has swept the audience from their feet, has aired for two seasons; the first season (The People v. O. J. Simpson) presents the murder trial of O. J. Simpson and the second season (The Assassination of Gianni Versace) delve into the murder of designer Gianni Versace by serial killer Andrew Cunanan. This ‘intense’ show is going to keep you on the edge of the seat with its amazing direction, excellent production, plot-twisting story and amazing portrayal of conflicted & complex figures.
- Bodyguard – A series that has gained as the highest viewing figures for a new BBC drama in the multichannel age and the highest BBC viewing figures since 2008 has been nominated for the Golden Globe Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards. The six-part series consists of an ensemble cast and an arresting plot that revolves around a fictional character David Budd who is a military vet turned police officer, assigned with protecting a high-profile politician during uncertain times. With the most capturing story-telling, out-of-the-world acting, arresting screenplay and incredible direction, this series has sent its audience to cloud-nine.
- Making A Murderer – A true-crime documentary series written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos is considered one of the most popular series on Netflix right now. The show circles around the case of Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey, who were arrested for the murder of photographer Teresa Halbach. The series has received critical praise and has been widely viewed as well. With spell-bounding story-telling and amazing direction, this document series has been ruling the hearts of the cinema lovers.
- Rake – A show that orbits around Cleaver Greene, a brilliant but self-destructive criminal defense barrister with no moral standards who will defend his clients despite their crimes until they are paying him a good fortune. The show stands out with its humor and satire on how sometimes law is mishandled, degraded, and distorted to achieve the goals of those in control. The series won the love of critics as well as of audiences with its captivating plot, interesting storytelling and promising characters that grow on you.
- Mindhunter – Based on the true-crime book Mindhunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit, this series is backed up by fascinating cinematic visuals and stresses on the growth and development of its characters. The first season of this ‘mind-boggling’ series was named as one of the best TV shows of 2017 and it was also ranked at No. 10th position on Metacritic’s year-end list of the best TV shows of 2017. It is an appealing character drama that deals with crimes and what are the reason for those crimes.