Top 20 drama series on Netflix

Drama genre is intended to be a serious genre mixed with intense sensations. Good drama series can blossom sensations and feelings if you aim to watch them with your partner or alone. Here there are the best drama movies you can watch today in Netflix.

Breaking Bad (2008)

A professor at an Albuquerque institute in New Mexico learns he has incurable lung cancer. He decides to make amphetamines and put them on sale to free his family from economic problems.

Actors: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn

Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 8.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.4 /10

Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)

The world is divided into four nations. Only a Master is able to control the four elements. 100 years later, two children, the responsible and courageous Katara and her wary brother, discover Aang.

Actors: Dee Bradley Baker, Zach Tyler Eisen, Mae Whitman

Genres: Action/Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Children, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.3 /10

Kota Factory (2019)

India's first "Black and White" program highlights the problems faced by today's IIT-JEE applicants in their daily lives.

Actors: Mayur More, Jitendra Kumar, Ranjan Raj

Genres: Comedy, Drama

IMDB Rating Star 9.2 /10

Sherlock (2010)

The insurmountable deduction skills and arrogant emotional distance make him the perfect detective.

Actors: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs

Genres: Action/Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

When They See Us (2019)

A miniserie that exposes the deep cracks presented by the U.S. judicial and police system. Five teenagers are caught in a nightmare when they are accused of a brutal attack.

Actors: Asante Blackk, Caleel Harris, Ethan Herisse

Genres: Thriller, Biography, Crime, Drama, History

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

Fargo (2014)

Lester Nygaard, an underprivileged insurance salesman from a small Minnesota town, sees his world change completely with the arrival of a wild unknown.

Actors: Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Allison Tolman

Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Comedy

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

STEINS;GATE (2011)

A group of friends have customized their microwave oven on a device that can send text messages to the past. As they perform different experiments, an organization called SERN follows the track. The characters have to find a way to avoid being caught.

Actors: Mamoru Miyano, Asami Imai, Kana Hanazawa

Genres: Animation, Anime, Science fiction, Thriller, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Action/Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Better Call Saul (2015)

Prequel of the series "Breaking Bad", centered on the character of lawyer Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk), six years before meeting Walter White. The series tells how a small pickle with problems reaching the end of month named Jimmy McGill, becomes a criminal lawyer Saul Goodman.

Actors: Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, Jonathan Banks

Genres: Comedy, Crime, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Dark (2017)

"Dark" is situated in a german village. Two mysterious disappearances expose the double lives and broken relationships.

Actors: Louis Hofmann, Karoline Eichhorn, Lisa Vicari

Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Science fiction, Thriller, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 7.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Peaky Blinders (2013)

A family of gangsters settled in Birmingham after World War I runs an equestrian betting venue. The chief inspector is sent from Belfast to clean up the city and end the band.

Actors: Cillian Murphy, Paul Anderson, Helen McCrory

Genres: Crime, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 8.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Narcos (2015)

Tthe series narrates the efforts of the U.S. and Colombia to fight drug trafficking. In the third season the goal is to try to end the Medelln cartel.

Actors: Pedro Pascal, Lizbeth Eden, Wagner Moura

Genres: Crime, Drama, Biography, Thriller, Mystery, Action/Adventure

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Black Mirror (2011)

Anthological series created by Charlie Brooker ("Dead Set") that shows the dark side of technology and how it affects and can alter our lives, sometimes with unpredictable and terrifying consequences.

Actors: Daniel Lapaine, Hannah John-Kamen, Michaela Coel

Genres: Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Friends (1994)

"Friends" narrates the adventures and misfortunes of six young people in new york. They form a united gang of friends who live in Manhattan. Despite the many changes that take place in their lives, their friendship is unwavering.

Actors: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow

Genres: Comedy, Romance, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)

Tanjirou Kamado is a smart and good-hearted boy who lives with his family. He becomes a demon killer to help his sister become human again.

Actors: Natsuki Hanae, Zach Aguilar, Abby Trott

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Science fiction

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

Line of Duty (2012)

The series follows detective sgt. Steve Arnott, who makes a mistake during an anti-terrorist operation. He is assigned to investigate the alleged corruption of the popular and successful chief inspector.

Actors: Martin Compston, Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar

Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 7.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

Stranger Things (2016)

"Stranger Things" is the story of a boy who disappears in the small town of Hawkins, Indiana, leaving no trace in 1983. In his desperate quest, both his friends and family are involved in an extraordinary enigma.

Actors: Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Winona Ryder

Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Science fiction, Thriller, Action/Adventure

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

BoJack Horseman (2014)

In a world where anthropomorphic humans and animals coexist, the protagonist of the series is the BoJack Horseman horse (Will Arnett), protagonist of the telecomedy "Horsin' Around" in the 90s.

Actors: Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

House of Cards (2013)

The implacable and manipulative congressman Francis Underwood (Kevin Spacey), with the complicity of his female calculator (Robin Wright), manages with great skill the threads of power in Washington. His intention is to occupy new government’s Secretary of State.

Actors: Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright

Genres: Drama, Sport, Crime

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

Downton Abbey (2010)

Downton Abbey tells the story of a complicated community. The house has been for generations home of the aristocratic, but also their servants, while they know many family secrets, the family knows very little about them. the interlocked lives of the Crawleys and their servitude are altered by war.

Actors: Hugh Bonneville, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern

Genres: Drama, Romance

Filmaffinity Rating 7.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

The Queen's Gambit (2020)

A young girl discovers an amazing talent for chess while struggling with her addiction.

Actors: Anya Taylor-Joy, Chloe Pirrie, Bill Camp

Genre: Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.6 /10