8 mini-series that you will immediately want to watch
Not everyone likes to wait two years for the release of new series, as it was with "Game of Thrones" , and literally live their lives together with the characters from the screens. It is much more pleasant to give the series a couple of evenings, after which you can safely forget about it.
We want to tell you about the pictures that you can and should watch excitedly in this article.
Ratings: IMDb: 7.7 Kinopoisk: 7.21 Genre: Drama, Criminality: 10 episodes of ≈ 45 min
The mini-series "Five" tells the story of a simple British family-Alan and Julie Wells, as well as their two children. One day, the eldest son of a married couple, a 12-year-old schoolboy named Mark, goes to the park with his friends. Their younger brother, a five – year-old, followed them Jessie. But adult children do not like such a company at all, so they leave the baby alone, and they themselves go to have fun.
Soon the teenagers will bitterly regret their carelessness, because that day Jessie was seen for the last time… Search operations did not give any result, but the parents continued to believe until the last that their boy would be found. Until one day, the serial killer-pedophile Jacob Marosi did not declare his involvement in the death of Jesse.
And now, 20 years later, when all the relatives and relatives of the missing child have long been convinced of his death, his DNA is found at the site of an ordinary murder. Where is he now? Is he really alive? Why have you been hiding all this time? You can see the answers to these questions in the series.
Ratings: IMDb: 8.0 Kinopoisk: 7.72 Genre: Horror, Drama Duration: Season 1, 3 episodes of ≈ 55 min, season 2, 6 episodes of ≈ 55 min
"In the Flesh" is another British masterpiece that will help you take a couple of evenings. The series tells the story of a former zombie Kieren Walker, who suffers from partial death syndrome. In other words, the guy turned into a walking dead man, and it is in this guise that he one day decides to return to his hometown.
Everything would be fine if in the past a terrible battle between the risen from the dead and people did not take place in this place. Now the locals catch and shoot all the zombies that get in their way. And in this world, Kieren Walker will have to survive…
Ratings: IMDb: 7.2 Kinopoisk: 6.79 Genre: Fiction Duration: 6 episodes of ≈ 40 minutes In the series "Ascension", viewers will learn about the secret space mission of the American government, which was launched in 1963. According to its terms, hundreds of men, women and children were sent on a century-long journey into deep space, where they were supposed to master and settle new civilizations.
And now the ship "Ascension", on which our heroes move, has almost reached its goal, when suddenly something terrible and completely unpredictable happens on it, namely, murder. Who committed it? What for? Will he kill more? The characters will find answers to these questions throughout 6 fascinating episodes lasting about 40 minutes.
Ratings: IMDb: 8.3 Kinopoisk: 8.03 Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Fantasy Duration: 6 episodes of ≈ 43 min The plot of the series "The Lost Room" at first glance may seem very complicated and confusing. It is built around the same mysterious Lost Room and about a hundred household items that are in it. These are things that are familiar to us, for example, a comb, which are endowed with powerful abilities. The so-called Objects can literally control the destinies of people, motivating them to perform certain actions.
It is with their help that the main character of the series is a detective Joe Miller will try to find his daughter, who disappeared earlier in the Lost Room.
Ratings: IMDb: 7.7 Kinopoisk: 7.41 Genre: Horror, Drama Duration: 5 episodes of ≈ 25 min At one time, the British mini-series "Dead End" was nominated for the prestigious BAFTA TV award as the "best TV series of the year". At least for this reason, it is worth paying attention to it!
The main events of the picture unfold around the heroes of the popular reality show. Several young people by a lucky chance managed to survive during the zombie apocalypse, and now they have a desperate fight with the walking dead.
The heroes decide to stick together, believing that this way they have a better chance of winning. But the plan fails, and in the end they all find themselves completely alone... what will end their war, you can see in the series.
Ratings: IMDb: 8.0 Kinopoisk: 7.41 Genre: Thrillers, Dramas, Detectives, crime Duration: 3 episodes of ≈ 55 min The basis of the series "And there was no one" was the plot of the novel by Agatha Christie "Ten Little Negroes", so you can be sure that an intriguing story is guaranteed to you.
In the story, eight people who are strangers to each other receive an invitation to a dinner party from a certain Mr. and Mrs. Onim. The event takes place on a small isolated Soldier Island, located off the coast of Devon. But instead of the couple, they are met by a newly hired servant.
The invitees are included in a gramophone recording, which states that every person sitting at the dinner table is guilty of murder and will be punished accordingly. At the same time, someone starts hunting for guests. Now they have to find out who is behind these crimes.
Ratings: IMDb: 7.2 Kinopoisk: 6.41 Genre: Horror, Drama, Detective Duration: 3 episodes of ≈ 45 min If you like horror films based on real events (by the way, did you know that "American Horror Story" is also real?!), "Ghosts of Enfield" will definitely please you. The series is dedicated to the events that took place in 1977 in England. An 11-year-old girl named Janet Hodgson encounters a poltergeist and becomes the object of his persecution, but the parents do not believe their daughter, considering her words to be fiction.
A specialist in paranormal phenomena comes to the aid of the poor man Maurice Gross. Once her daughter died under similar mysterious circumstances, and now the woman will do anything to prevent the death of Janet.
Ratings: IMDb: 7.7 Kinopoisk: 7.67 Genre: Thrillers, Dramas Duration: 3 episodes of ≈ 60 min The main character of the series is Will Burton – a talented junior lawyer specializing in cases of serious crimes. Will has not only a sharp mind and the ability to convince, inherent in every lawyer, but also an incredible charm. Thanks to these qualities, the man has not lost a single case yet, which makes him one of the most popular lawyers.
But one day Will has to justify a man accused of a terrible crime. And this leads to unexpected consequences…
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