The BEST Netflix Shows

The top 50 shows on Netflix

Breaking Bad

#1 - Breaking Bad

Walter White, a struggling high school chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with advanced lung cancer. He turns to a life of crime, producing and selling methamphetamine accompanied by a former student, Jesse Pinkman, with the aim of securing his family's financial future before he dies.

star 9.27
74,000 votes
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Our Planet (2019)

#2 - Our Planet (2019)

Experience our planet's natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope.

star 9.05
401 votes
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Trailer Park Boys

#3 - Trailer Park Boys

Ricky and Julian are two guys whose lives were shaped by their experiences growing up in the Trailer Park. Their childhood was typical of most trailer park kids - stealing, fighting, smoking, drinking, scamming and listening to Van Halen. The Boys have had their share of trouble with the law and spend a large portion of their adult lives behind bars.

star 8.96
2,935 votes
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When They See Us

#4 - When They See Us

Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park. Based on the true story.

star 8.88
933 votes
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Stranger Things

#5 - Stranger Things

Tribute to the classic supernatural mysteries of the 80s, "Stranger Things" is the story of a boy who disappears in the small town of Hawkins, Indiana, without a trace in 1983. In his desperate search, both his friends and family and the local sheriff are involved in an extraordinary enigma: top-secret experiments, terrifying paranormal forces and a very, very rare girl ...

star 8.78
28,860 votes
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House of Cards (US)

#6 - House of Cards (US)

Ruthless and cunning, Congressman Francis Underwood and his wife Claire stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of greed, sex and corruption in modern D.C.

star 8.72
24,125 votes
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Hilda

#7 - Hilda

Fearless, free-spirited Hilda finds new friends, adventure and magical creatures when she leaves her enchanted forest home and journeys to the city.

star 8.70
303 votes
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Black Mirror

#8 - Black Mirror

A television anthology series that shows the dark side of life and technology.

star 8.69
17,561 votes
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Arrested Development

#9 - Arrested Development

Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.

star 8.67
11,086 votes
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Narcos

#10 - Narcos

A gritty chronicle of the war against Latin America's most notorious drug cartels.

star 8.63
10,692 votes
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Queer Eye

#11 - Queer Eye

In a time when America stands divided and the future seems uncertain, a team of five brave men will try to bring us closer together with laughter, heart, and just the right amount of moisturizer. The Emmy Award winning Queer Eye is back and ready to Make America Fabulous Again. With a new Fab 5 and the show's toughest missions to date, Queer Eye moves from the Big Apple to turn the red states pink... one makeover at a time.

star 8.60
579 votes
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Mystery Science Theater 3000

#12 - Mystery Science Theater 3000

Mad scientist Dr. Clayton Forrester and his assistant, TV's Frank, have trapped a hapless soul (Joel, later Mike) in the vacuum of outer space. With their guinea pig aboard the bone-shaped Satellite of Love, they force upon him experiment after evil experiment from their underground lair. The sinister goal: find a movie so bad that it will break a man's soul, driving him to insanity. Once found, this cinematic weapon would be unleashed upon the world, turning the populace to zombies, and opening the door for Dr. Forrester's omnipotency. With the company of his robot pals Crow T. Robot and Tom Servo, the trio of deep space jesters makes the best of the situation and maintains just enough sanity through wisecracking commentary and an occasional song and dance.

star 8.58
645 votes
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One Day at a Time (2017)

#13 - One Day at a Time (2017)

In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the "help" of her old-school mom.

star 8.57
843 votes
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Money Heist

#14 - Money Heist

A master stroke devised and perfected for years, planned for months and executed in a few minutes so that the chosen group of thieves who enters the National Mint and Timbre at gunpoint make the police believe that their plan has failed... And that they are besieged inside the building with no other exit than their surrender.

star 8.56
5,286 votes
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Dark

#15 - Dark

When two children go missing in a small German town, its sinful past is exposed along with the double lives and fractured relationships that exist among four families as they search for the kids. The mystery-drama series introduces an intricate puzzle filled with twists that includes a web of curious characters, all of whom have a connection to the town's troubled history -- whether they know it or not. The story includes supernatural elements that tie back to the same town in 1986.

star 8.53
5,281 votes
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Chef's Table

#16 - Chef's Table

Chef's Table takes viewers inside the lives and kitchens of the world's most renowned culinary talents.

star 8.51
379 votes
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BoJack Horseman

#17 - BoJack Horseman

A humanoid horse, BoJack Horseman -- lost in a sea of self-loathing and booze -- decides it's time for a comeback.

star 8.49
4,418 votes
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Marvel's Daredevil

#18 - Marvel's Daredevil

Matt Murdock, with his other senses superhumanly enhanced, fights crime as a blind lawyer by day, and vigilante by night.

star 8.48
17,949 votes
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The Crown

#19 - The Crown

The inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world – Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street – and the intrigues, love lives and machinations behind the great events that shaped the second half of the 20th century. Two houses. Two courts. One Crown.

star 8.47
3,137 votes
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Unbelievable

#20 - Unbelievable

After a teen reports being raped, then recants her story, two female detectives follow evidence that could reveal the truth. Based on a true story.

star 8.47
752 votes
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The Haunting

#21 - The Haunting

The first season, titled The Haunting of Hill House: Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it. The second season is titled The Haunting of Bly Manor.

star 8.45
3,445 votes
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

#22 - The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

When the Crystal of Truth is damaged, corrupted by the evil Skeksis, and a sickness spreads across the land, three Gelflings uncover the horrific truth behind the power of the Skeksis and an adventure unfolds as the fires of rebellion are lit and an epic battle for the planet begins.

star 8.44
405 votes
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Sense8

#23 - Sense8

A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world's order.

star 8.36
9,090 votes
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MINDHUNTER

#24 - MINDHUNTER

In the late 1970s two FBI agents expand criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters.

star 8.34
5,194 votes
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The Get Down

#25 - The Get Down

1970s New York City - broken down and beaten up, violent, cash strapped - dying. Consigned to rubble, a rag-tag crew of South Bronx teenagers are nothings and nobodies with no one to shelter them - except each other, armed only with verbal games, improvised dance steps, some magic markers and spray cans. From Bronx tenements, to the SoHo art scene; from CBGBs to Studio 54 and even the glass towers of the just-built World Trade Center, The Get Down is a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to hip-hop, punk and disco - told through the lives and music of the South Bronx kids who changed the city, and the world... forever.

star 8.34
1,105 votes
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Love, Death & Robots

#26 - Love, Death & Robots

A collection of animated short stories that span various genres including science fiction, fantasy, horror and comedy.

star 8.34
2,739 votes
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Formula 1: Drive to Survive

#27 - Formula 1: Drive to Survive

Drivers, managers and team owners live life in the fast lane -- both on and off the track -- during one cutthroat season of Formula 1 racing.

star 8.31
315 votes
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Marvel's The Punisher

#28 - Marvel's The Punisher

After the murder of his family, Marine veteran Frank Castle became a vigilante known as 'The Punisher' with only one goal in mind – to avenge them. With his revenge now complete, Frank's war-time past comes back to haunt him.

star 8.29
6,094 votes
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Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia

#29 - Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia

Trollhunters is an epic saga from master storyteller Guillermo del Toro featuring a group of friends who discover a fantastical new world wrapped beneath their home town and who will face a battle between good and bad trolls.

star 8.29
591 votes
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Sex Education

#30 - Sex Education

Inexperienced Otis channels his sex therapist mom when he teams up with rebellious Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.

star 8.25
2,806 votes
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Club de Cuervos

#31 - Club de Cuervos

When the patriarch of a prominent family dies, his heirs battle to determine who will gain control of his beloved soccer team: The Cuervos of Nuevo Toledo.

star 8.25
185 votes
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Making a Murderer

#32 - Making a Murderer

Filmed over a 10-year period, Making a Murderer is an unprecedented real-life thriller about Steven Avery, a DNA exoneree who, while in the midst of exposing corruption in local law enforcement, finds himself the prime suspect in a grisly new crime. Set in America's heartland, the series takes viewers inside a high-stakes criminal case where reputation is everything and things are never as they appear.

star 8.24
3,030 votes
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Orange Is the New Black

#33 - Orange Is the New Black

Piper Chapman is a public relations executive with a career and a fiance when her past suddenly catches up to her. In her mid-30s she is sentenced to spend time in a minimum-security women's prison in Connecticut for her association with a drug runner 10 years earlier. This Netflix original series is based on the book of the same title. Forced to trade power suits for prison orange, Chapman makes her way through the corrections system and adjusts to life behind bars, making friends with the many eccentric, unusual and unexpected people she meets.

star 8.24
25,705 votes
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Longmire

#34 - Longmire

Walt Longmire is the dedicated and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Widowed only a year, he is a man in psychic repair but buries his pain behind his brave face, unassuming grin and dry wit.

star 8.23
1,527 votes
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Sacred Games

#35 - Sacred Games

Police officer Sartaj Singh receives an anonymous tip about the whereabouts of criminal overlord Ganesh Gaitonde; amidst the chaos, trappings of the corrupt underworld are revealed.

star 8.19
514 votes
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Top Boy

#36 - Top Boy

A thrilling and raw four-part drama about young lives lived on the edge in east London - an honest and gripping rendition of inner-city drug and gang culture

star 8.17
207 votes
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Lucifer

#37 - Lucifer

Lucifer, the original fallen angel, is bored and unhappy in Hell and decides to retire to Los Angeles and open an upscale nightclub. After a murder takes place outside his club, he meets an intriguing homicide detective named Chloe, and partners up with her to solve cases.

star 8.16
9,510 votes
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Atypical

#38 - Atypical

Sam, an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, decides it's time to find a girlfriend, a journey that sets Sam's mom on her own life-changing path as her son seeks more independence.

star 8.15
1,745 votes
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Ozark

#39 - Ozark

A Chicago-based financial advisor secretly relocates his family to the Missouri Ozarks when his dealings with a drug cartel go awry.

star 8.11
4,045 votes
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Narcos: Mexico

#40 - Narcos: Mexico

A chronicle of the birth of the Mexican drug war in the 1980s and the true story of the Guadalajara cartel's ascent.

star 8.11
1,049 votes
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Altered Carbon

#41 - Altered Carbon

After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.

star 8.10
5,972 votes
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After Life

#42 - After Life

After Life follows Tony, who had a perfect life. But after his wife Lisa suddenly dies, Tony changes. After contemplating taking his own life, he decides instead to live long enough to punish the world by saying and doing whatever he likes from now on. He thinks it’s like a Super Power — not caring about himself or anyone else — but it turns out to be tricky when everyone is trying to save the nice guy they used to know.

star 8.10
932 votes
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Voltron: Legendary Defender

#43 - Voltron: Legendary Defender

For millennia, the evil Galra Empire has plagued the universe by conquering planets and destroying their inhabitants. The only known threat to the empire's power and plans is the legendary "Defender of the Universe," Voltron, a 100-meter-tall robot warrior composed of five lion mechas whose whereabouts are presumed to be unknown. The Galra Empire's path of conquest and search for Voltron has led them to Earth's solar system. A group of space pilots-Shiro, Keith, Lance, Pidge, and Hunk-discover the blue lion and immediately get swept up into the Galran War. They meet Princess Allura, become the next Paladins, and reunite the five lions to form Voltron and free the universe from the Galra Empire.

star 8.09
574 votes
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The Dragon Prince

#44 - The Dragon Prince

The Dragon Prince, created by Aaron Ehasz (Avatar: The Last Airbender) and Justin Richmond, tells the story of two human princes who forge an unlikely bond with the elfin assassin sent to kill them, embarking on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.

star 8.09
591 votes
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On My Block

#45 - On My Block

On My Block, co-created by Lauren Iungerich (creator of Awkward) and Eddie Gonzalez & Jeremy Haft, is a coming of age comedy about four bright and street-savvy friends navigating their way through the triumph, pain and the newness of high-school set in the rough inner city.

star 8.08
326 votes
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Grace and Frankie

#46 - Grace and Frankie

In this irreverent and touching series, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star as Grace and Frankie, a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s in a 21st century world.

star 8.07
1,480 votes
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The Last Kingdom

#47 - The Last Kingdom

England, 872. A Saxon man, raised by Danes, must choose a side and play his part in the birth of a nation, alongside the man who would become known as King Alfred the Great.

star 8.07
2,510 votes
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Chelsea

#48 - Chelsea

Chelsea Handler has a lot of questions on a wide, wide range of subjects, and Chelsea is her quest to get them answered around the world. From international cultures to alternative lifestyles, education, health, sports, parenting and politics, Chelsea will travel far and wide and also roam around her studio with the same blunt, bold, fearless, hilarious approach as ever. And there will be guests, some of whom will be very famous. Occasionally, there will be children. The show is due to end in late 2017, Chelsea announced she will return to Netflix to make a documentary.

star 8.06
326 votes
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Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

#49 - Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

Every Sunday, Hasan Minhaj brings an incisive and nuanced perspective to global news, politics and culture in his unique comedy series.

star 8.04
216 votes
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

#50 - She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

Soldier Adora finds a magic sword — and her identity as legendary hero She-Ra. She joins the Rebellion, but her best friend stays with the evil Horde.

star 8.03
281 votes
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