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, Betsy Brandt

Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 8.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.5 /10

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)

The brothers try to resurrect their mother using the power of alchemy. The experiment goes wrong, and as a consequence, Edward loses an arm and a leg. They travel in search of the secret of human transmutation to recover what they lost.

Actors: Kent Williams, Iemasa Kayumi, Vic Mignogna, Muriel Hofmann

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

Filmaffinity Rating 8.3 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

Yeh Meri Family (2018)

A 12-year-old boy tells a story about conflicting emotions towards his family members.

Genres: Family, Drama, Comedy, Musical, Romance

IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

My Mister (2018)

In a world that is not so kind, a young woman and a middle-aged man develop a sense of kinship as they find warmth and comfort in each other.

Genres: Drama, Family, Reality

IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

Answer Me 1988 (2015)

Sung Deok Sun often feels like she is being neglected by her parents. She later discovers that family is her only source of support when she is hurt.

Actors: Hyeri Lee, Kyung-pyo Go, Jun-Yeol Ryu, Bo-Gum Park

Genres: Crime, Drama, Comedy, Family, Romance

IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

Leyla ile Mecnun (2011)

The show revolves around the fictional love story between Leyla and Mecnun.

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama

IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

Ramayan (1987)

It is a television adaptation of the ancient Hindu religious epic of the same name.

Actors: Arun Govil, Deepika Chikhalia, Sunil Lahri, Arvind Trivedi

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science fiction

IMDB Rating Star 9.1 /10

The Twilight Zone (1959)

"The Twilight Zone" was a tv series that marked the future of science fiction. In each episode we find daily themes, from day to day, supported by genres. Created, written and narrated by Rod Serling.

Actors: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

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

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.0 /10

Death Note (2006)

TV serie "Death Note" tells the story about a young man named Yagami Light. Light decides to use the notebook from anonymity, to clean the world of all criminals.

Actors: Mamoru Miyano, Brad Swaile, Vincent Tong, Ryô Naitô

Genres: Animation, Anime, Crime, Fantasy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 9.0 /10

Humsafar (2011)

It is the most critically acclaimed drama in the history of Pakistan. It received the highest rating from Pakistan.

Actors: Fawad Khan, Mahira Khan, Atiqa Odho, Naveen Waqar

Genres: Drama, Romance

IMDB Rating Star 9.0 /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, Marquis Rodriguez

Genres: Thriller, Biography, Drama, History

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

Hunter x Hunter (2011)

Gon Frecks, a 12-year-old boy, is an orphan mother and according to his aunt also as a father. One day Gon is attacked by a forest bear, but he is saved. A hunter saves him by telling that his father Gin is alive.

Actors: Issei Futamata, Megumi Han, Cristina Valenzuela, Mariya Ise

Genres: Action/Adventure, Anime, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Crime, Documentary, Family

Filmaffinity Rating 8.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

College Romance (2018)

College Romance is a story of three best friends; Karan, Trippy and Naira.

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

The Untamed (2019)

The wizarding world was ruled by five clans 16 years ago. The carefree Wei Wuxian quickly becomes friends with the righteous Lan Wangji. During their adventures, the pair discover the evil mastermind behind a series of plots.

Actors: Zhan Xiao, Yibo Wang, Zhuocheng Wang, Lu Xuan

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy

IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

Zindagi Gulzar Hai (2012)

It is a drama based on novels that depicts racial and class discrimination. The drama also centers on Kashaf's life in poverty.

Actors: Fawad Khan, Sanam Saeed, Sheheryar Munawar, Samina Peerzada

Genres: Romance, Drama

IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /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, Maja Schöne

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.

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, Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Alberto Ammann

Genres: Crime, Drama, Biography, Thriller, 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.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10

Twin Peaks (1990)

The FBI agent Dale Cooper arrives at Twin Peaks, to investigate the brutal murder of a young and beautiful Laura Palmer. With the village sheriff help, Agent Cooper begins to question the inhabitants of the village and gradually discovers that many of them hide dark and mysterious secrets.

Actors: Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook

Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Fantasy, Romance

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /10