Protect yourselves from becoming a Criminal!! Stop yourself from doing this heinous crime!! Didn’t Understand till now? If you’re missing out on the Crime Drama Series on Netflix, you are allegedly sinning against yourself.
Highly apologetic for the diaphanous humor.
When it comes to watching the best crime series, then what better than Netflix. Netflix and its Crime Drama Series are synonymous. A warning being you need a prior two daybreak to watch a movie. Yes, you read it right, two days break, because Netflix has a long-running list of Criminal Series, and selecting one out of it can be tedious.
To make your life easy and binge-watching even easier, we’ve curated the Top 8 Best Crime Dramas on Netflix, and these are the Best Detective Series to Watch.
Vince Gilligan produced an American Crime Drama Series, and it aired on January 20, 2008, and it went off the air on September 29, 2013. The show is a compilation of 5 Seasons having 62 episodes. Breaking Bad is tagged with an IMDB rating of 9.4/10 and has received 96% of Rotten Tomatoes.
The Series is set in Albuquerque, New Mexico, having a timeline between 2008-2010. The Story is all about a Chemistry Teacher at Meek High School named Walter White, diagnosed with untreatable terminal lung cancer. To compensate for the medical bills, he involves himself in Methamphetamine Drug Trade. White Started with manufacturing small packages along with his student Jesse Pinkman; they expanded the business and manufactured larger units of particular Meth drugs, which are in high demand and the purest form. Eventually, Walter changes his name to “Heisenberg” to conceal his identity. However, his family doesn’t like Walter being in this Drug Field and has severed ties with him.
The popular Thriller series has a strong lineage behind the camera, with people tagged with the prestigious award “Oscar.” Directed by Oscar Nominated David Fincher and one of the executive producers being Oscar Winner Charlie Theron.
Mind Hunter, the famous crime series, falls under the category of Thriller and has an IMDB rating of 8.6/10, and has received 97% of Rotten Tomatoes.
Very often, you need to think like a criminal to catch a criminal. That’s the title of this crime drama series. MINDHUNTER. Holden Ford and Bill Tench are the two FBI agents who have mastery in understanding and analyzing the Criminal Mentality and catching the sinners. They interview some well-known & real-life sinners to study their minds. The Production Department is planning to release the second season where the viewers will get to see Charles Manson and David Berkowitz.
The Award winner of British Academy Television Award for Best Drama Series. The Crime Series was released on 25th July 2010 with an IMDB rating of 9.1/10, receiving 78% of Rotten Tomatoes.
The storyline goes like this- Dr. John H Watson, a retired army doctor, shares his flat with Sherlock Holmes, a mysterious person who has mastery in solving crimes. Dr. Watson, along with Holmes, join hands in solving the crime cases together. Their partnership was quite unusual because they were taking only extraordinary crime matters into their custody.
National Television Award for Outstanding Drama Performance winner, this series is one of the most liked Crime Series starring Tommy Shelby in the lead. Peaky Blinders is a compilation of 5 Seasons that falls in the criteria of Drama. A notorious gang was wearing flat caps, yes that’s Peaky Blinders. This Drama Series has an IMDB rating of 8.8/10 and has received 92% of Rotten Tomatoes.
Fans confess this series has the best dialogues.
Set in 1919, Birmingham, just after the end of World War I, a highly cunning and aspiring boss Tommy Shelby plays the role of Murphy, who leads the flat-capped gang ” Peaky Blinders.” They, with an ambition to climb high up in the world, start doing criminal activities. Chester Campbell, the Belfast detective, arrives to stop all the crimes and capture all the gangs, incredibly Peaky Blinders.
Dynamic Quadruple directed this crime mystery movie. The directors are Marcela Said, Ludovic Bernard, Louis Letterrier, and Hugo Gélin. Released this year on the popular platform Netflix having an IMDB rating of 7.5/10, and has received 97% of Rotten Tomatoes.
The plot follows a Professional Thief, Assane Diop, who is the only son of an immigrant. Assane’s father was framed under the charges of stealing a diamond necklace of his master Hubert Pellegrini who was powerful and wealthy. Assane’s father, out of shame, suicide in prison. The story takes a leap of 25 years where it is shown Assane, a grown-up man, out for vengeance against Hubert and his family. Assane was inspired by the book named Gentleman Thief Arsène Lupin, which his father gifted.
Lucifer, the compilation of 5 Seasons and a storyline full of Mystery, Drama, Thrill, and Crime. Lucifer is tagged with an IMDB rating of 8.1/10 and received 86% of Rotten Tomatoes. The Crime Mystery Series first aired on 25th January 2016.
The plotline is quite exciting, and it revolves around Lucifer Morningstar, a charming and powerful man who is thrown out of heaven because of his rebellious nature. He then continues to rule Hell but is tired of punishing people; he relinquishes Hell for Los Angeles. Upon coming to Los Angeles, he joins the Los Angeles Police Department as a consultant and simultaneously opens a club named “Lux.” Lucifer is now into Song, Wine, and Women. But things went upside down upon the entry of Chloe, a homicide detective, because of a murder that occurred outside Lucifer’s club.
The American Crime Drama Series aired on 23rd September 2013 has been ranked with an IMDB rating of 8/10 and has received 91% of Rotten Tomatoes.
The storyline is framed with a twist where Raymond Red Reddington, a retired US Navy Officer, turned into a conspicuous and eminent criminal. Raymond voluntarily surrenders to the FBI after he dodges the cops frequently. He reveals to the FBI about the deadly and heinous criminals roaming freely. He makes a deal with the FBI to unveil all the operations of the criminals provided they would exempt him. But he keeps a condition to work with FBI officer Elizabeth Keen.
Daredevil, the famous American TV series, has an IMDB rating of 8.6/10 and has received about 92% of Rotten Tomatoes. This Crime Series falls under the category of Legal Drama, Superhero Fiction, Crime Drama.
It is rightly said that if one of your senses isn’t working, then other senses are more efficient and effective. The story revolves around Matt Murdock, who’s a blind lawyer-by-day and is vigilant of all the crimes and fights against it at night, masking his identity behind the name ” Daredevil.” At night he fights against all the crimes on the streets of New York at Hell’s Kitchen locality. The balance between a lawyer’s life and a rebel is maintained very professionally.
These were the Top 8 Best Crime Dramas on Netflix. Do watch these and drop down your favorite series in the comment section below.