Yes, we know you are stuck at home. And yes, we know you’ve watched everything network TV has to offer. Whilst we are all quarantining, there’s nothing better than escaping into a world of TV crime! Here are 5 must-watch crime shows on Netflix right now.
Top 5 must-watch Netflix crime shows
The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
This gripping FX show dedicated it’s first season to what is known as ‘The Trial Of The Century’, the famous OJ Simpson murder case. Providing unknown details to a case you thought you knew, this award-winning series narrates it’s way through everything you need to know about Simpson and the life that has evolved around him. The best part about it all? You decided who’s to blame. Oh we nearly forgot, the acting in this show is phenomenal and includes some of Hollywood’s greatest stars!
Rotten Tomatoes: 97% / IMDb: 8.4/10
Ozark follows one of the tensest but most bizarre plots we’ve ever seen on a crime show. The series which now has three-seasons available to view on Netflix, narrates the story of a Chicago family escaping to Missouri to launder money for a Mexican drug cartel. Whilst they struggle to bond as a family, the four of them face every challenge possible. And c’mon, it stars Jason Bateman as the protagonist, isn’t that enough in itself to give it a watch?
Rotten Tomatoes: 81% / IMDb: 8.4/10
Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes
This Netflix documentary that took the world by storm last year, provides a chilling insight into the mind of one of America’s most notorious serial killers, Ted Bundy. The four-episode series features archival footage, interviews with family members, surviving victims and law enforcement officials who worked on the case.
Rotten Tomatoes: 56% / IMDb: 7.8/10
Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez
Killer Inside: The Mind Of Aaron Hernandez tells the story of how former NFL star, Aaron Hernandez went from being one of America’s best athletes with millions in the bank to being convicted of murder. The Netflix series takes a closer took at Fernandez’s personal life and what led up to his arrest. Hear the stories of those he affected and how his horrific crime took place in this gripping new documentary that is a must-watch.
Rotten Tomatoes: 75% / IMDb: 7.4
Produced by award-winning director, David Fincher, Mindhunter is a masterpiece. The series follows two FBI detectives, Holden Ford and Bill Tench who use a clever new method to understand the minds of serial killers. Using their knowledge of mentally damaged minds, the two set out to investigate the country’s worst criminals.
Rotten Tomatoes: 97% / IMDb: 8.6/10