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

Sherlock (2010)

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

Actors: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs, Rupert Graves

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

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /10 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

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

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 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /10

Attack on Titan (2013)

'Attack the Titans' is a serie based on the manga of the same name. Starring a group of residents of a city surrounded by walls, to protect the population from attacks by cannibal giants.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 7.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.9 /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, Matt LeBlanc

Genres: Comedy, Romance, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 8.2 /10 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

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, Ashly Burch

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

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /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, 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

Mr. Sunshine (2018)

Drama set before Japanese occupation of Korea (1910-1945) tells story of a young Korean who adopted a new identity as a soldier of U.S. army. He returns to Joseon as an adult after living there .

Genres: Romance, Action/Adventure, Drama, History

Filmaffinity Rating 7.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.8 /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.

Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 7.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /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.

Genres: Comedy, Crime, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.7 /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, Aaron Paul

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 8.0 /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.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 7.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10

The Crown (2016)

Each season will deal with political rivalries and personal intrigues during a decade of queen Elizabeth II's reign. It will explore the delicate balance between her private and public life. The first season begins with a 25-year-old princess facing the overwhelming task of leading the world's most famous monarchy.

Genres: Drama, History

Filmaffinity Rating 7.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.7 /10