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If you’re lucky enough, you’ll manage some time off over the Christmas break.
Whether you’ve booked some relaxing time away, or you’re just staying around the house, we’ve got your binge watching covered.
I’m sure throughout the year, your Netflix and Stan buddies have sprouted about the new series they’ve been watching. But by now, you’ve forgotten what it was called. Don’t worry, we’ve listed the 50 best binge worthy TV series to watch over the Christmas holidays. Grab some popcorn and put on your comfiest pants (or not, no pants is also an option) and settle in for some seriously good TV.
Frank Griffin, an outlaw terrorising the 1880s American West, hunts down Roy Goode, his partner turned enemy. Roy hides out at a ranch as Frank’s chase leads him to La Belle, New Mexico – a town mysteriously made up almost entirely of women. (Source: IMDb)
A chronicled look at the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar, as well as the many other drug kingpins who plagued the country through the years. If you’ve seen the movie ‘Blow’ with Johnny Depp, then this series is a must for you. (Source: IMDb)
When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back. The Stranger Things series has been a Netflix winner with many avid watchers addicted to finding the tiny clues in every episode.(Source: IMDb)
In the late 1970s, two FBI agents expand criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters. A great psychological thriller series that will have you wanting to know more. (Source: IMDb)
If you’re not into serial killers or the paranormal and would rather some comedic relief instead, then this series is for you. Glow takes a light-hearted look at the personal and professional lives of a group of women who perform for a wrestling organization in Los Angeles. (Source: IMDb)
Sheila and Joel are married real estate agents in Santa Clarita, California. When Sheila dies, their lives take a dark turn and it’s not the kind you’d expect. Drew Barrymore plays a role so unlike her usual ones it adds to the bizarre and captivating story line to this winning Netflix TV Series. (Source: IMDb)
8. The Crown – Season 2
Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century. So if you love period dramas and love the Royals, then this is absolutely the TV series you should watch this Christmas break. (Source: IMDb)
An English combat nurse from 1945 is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743. This is a beautiful and brutal series that will pull you in and not let you out. Be prepared to fall in love with James Fraser and Claire Beecham. (Source: IMDb)
The trials and tribulations of small town Texas football players, their friends, family, and coaching staff. A really great series addressing many mainstream cultural issues such as racism, abortion, drugs and good old American family values. (Source: IMDb)
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