When it comes to cranking out prestige television that also happens to be must-watch, it's hard to find anyone doing it more seamlessly than HBO. A lot of people caught onto that when Game of Thrones became the biggest TV show of its era, but the thing is, HBO has been doing this for a while. If you aren't well versed on everything HBO has to offer, then Tony Soprano and Carrie Bradshaw have a few things to say to you. But which HBO series is best? That's a tough question for a lot of reasons. I... Read more
2002 | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Told from the points of view of both the Baltimore homicide and narcotics detectives and their targets, the series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between good and evil are routinely obliterated.
1999 | Crime, Drama
The story of New Jersey-based Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano and the difficulties he faces as he tries to balance the conflicting requirements of his home life and the criminal organization he heads. Those difficulties are often highlighted through his ongoing professional relationship with psychiatrist Jennifer Melfi. The show features Tony's family members and Mafia associates in prominent roles and story arcs, most notably his wife Carmela and his cousin and protégé Christopher Moltisanti.
1998 | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Based on the bestselling book by Candace Bushnell, Sex and the City tells the story of four best friends, all single and in their late thirties, as they pursue their careers and talk about their sex lives, all while trying to survive the New York social scene.
2011 | Action & Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and icy horrors beyond.
2004 | Crime, Drama, History, Western
The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold mining camp and gradually turns from a lawless wild-west community into an organized wild-west civilized town. The story focuses on the real-life characters Seth Bullock and Al Swearengen.