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The Best Historical TV Shows On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: October 16th Many of us loathed history in school, but these shows on Netflix are working to make it more interesting than any textbook ever could. They’re doing it by adding a bit of drama, a lot of flair, tons of corsets and court intrigue, murder, machinations, and political power plays. These series […]

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The Best Crime Shows On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: October 15th Cops and robbers have been some of the most durable subjects for TV since the inception of broadcast television: Jack Webb’s Dragnet was the original docudrama. And Netflix is no exception, with great shows like Orange Is The New Black, Breaking Bad, and Peaky Blinders tackling everything from the emotional connections […]

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The Best Thrillers On Hulu Right Now

Thrillers represent the best of both worlds, in terms of cinematic experiences. They’re not straight horror — so if nightmares aren’t something you look forward to leaving the theater with, you’re safe — but they offer enough jumps and tense moments to get the adrenaline pumping. You won’t be running from the TV screen after […]

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The Best Adult Animated Series On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: October 10th Good news guys, cartoons aren’t just for kids anymore. Over the last few years, Netflix has jumped on board the animated series trend, churning out comedies, kids shows, and anime at a rate that makes us seriously question the need for anything live-action these days. Along with some critically acclaimed dramedies […]

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The Best ’90s TV Shows On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: October 10th Judging by the shows available on Netflix, ’90s kids had it good. The streaming platform has a handful of hidden gems — TV series that managed to capture the essence of the decade — from the era. From political dramas and Emmy-winning mysteries to stoner comedies, fantasy series, and a kids’ […]

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The Best Campy And B-Horror Movies On Netflix For Halloween

Last Updated: October 9th There are horror movies, and then there are campy horror movies. Both bring the frights, and both leave you with nightmares, but these B-list horror flicks on this list have a little something extra: they’re just fun as hell to watch. Hauntings, slashers, undead clowns, and evil babysitters — these movies […]

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The Best Fantasy Series On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: October 1st A good fantasy series isn’t just made up of witches or wizards or fairytales or demons. It has to have the ability to transport you to an alternate reality. It needs the kind of world-building magic capable of making you overlook the fact that it’s make-believe. Demon slayers, sister witches, Arthurian […]

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The Best Horror Movies On Netflix Right Now For Halloween

Last Updated: October 1st There’s nothing better than bingeing some good scary movies on Netflix on a dark, stormy night in October. From ghosts to vampires and zombies just about every morbid fantasy that your demented mind can conjure has representation. We’ve watched the best horror movies on Netflix streaming right now, and here they […]

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The Best Foreign TV Shows On Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: September 25th Netflix is beefing up its international line-up with a handful of elite shows from every continent. In the mood for a Spanish-language drama about prep school kids that begins with a murder? It’s there. What about a Scandinavian mystery-thriller set in a post-apocalyptic world? The streaming platform’s got you covered there, […]

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The Best ’80s Movies On Hulu Right Now

The big hair, the leg warmers, the wild outfits. The ’80s truly were one of the greatest decades, and the films on this list prove it. From Madonna-led rom-coms to iconic action flicks, space-opera parodies, and angst-filled teen thrillers, Hulu is offering something for every kind of ’80s fan. No matter the genre, these movies […]

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The Best Action Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

Last Updated: September 17th The term “action movie” runs the spectrum of CGI explosion-filled spectacles and highly choreographed fight scenes to movies with heroes who deliver cheesy one-liners right before the last rocket-powered grenade is fired. It can mean shutting your brain off, or it can mean complex stories that use action to benefit the […]

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The Best ’90s Movies On Hulu Right Now

Ah, the ’90s. A glorious time. A simpler time. A time filled with Miramax blockbusters and coming-of-age rom-coms and sci-fi action flicks with Sylvester Stallone and Sandra Bullock. Those were the days, and Hulu is helping us to relive them with a line-up of films that’ll have you all up in your nostalgia feels. Here […]

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The Scariest Shows On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

Last Updated: September 13th Making a scary show is tough enough, and making a scary show that’s also compelling entertainment is practically a minor miracle. That’s reflected in the selection of Netflix‘s content library, too. But the small sampling contains quite a few certified gems, not to mention some terrifying programs that don’t quite fall […]

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The Best Sci-Fi Shows On Netflix Streaming Right Now

Last Updated: September 13th In the world established by Joss Whedon’s famously canceled Firefly television series (which is sadly no longer available on Netflix), the word “shiny” shares a connotation with the word “cool.” So the co-opted adjective is all too perfect for assessing the 15 best sci-fi shows on Netflix streaming right now. Anything […]

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