By Emma and Dante
The holiday season is here, and after a long day at work nothing in the world sounds better than unwinding, cozied up in your favorite blanket, watching a great tv show. If you are like many, deciding on what to watch is difficult. Well we’ve got you covered! We created a list for those who would love to indulge in some suspenseful turmoil, the best of drama. Here is our Top 17 Legal/ Crime Tv Shows to date for those conflicted minds to choose from-
- Hawaii five-O
– This series remake of “Hawaii Five-0” is a kind nod to cop films of the 1980s with the right setting and cast.
– “Lethal Weapon with a tropical twist”
- Chicago P.D.
– The Dick Wolf-produced drama is darker than its sister show Chicago Fire, but is packed with a strong cast, interesting storyline with little focus on romantic drama.
– “When city cops and firefighter’s cross paths both on and off the job”
– This incomparable show intelligently examines the psychology, sociology and economics that fuel crime.
-Unpredictable with violence that is stunning, shocking, messy and unexpected.
– Oddly Compelling: serious enough for raw crime drama with a mix of dark humor and twisted tone.
– For fans of the original movie, there are several callbacks to savor
– Kerry Washington outdoes herself, mixing her performance with seriousness and pleasure. – The acting and writing for this show is extraordinary.
- Orange is the New Black
– This engrossing show spins out a culture-clash cringe-comedy, but at its core it’s the real human stories that will have you captivated fleshing out the inmates, their backstories, and their alliances.
- The Practice
– David E. Kelley’s Emmy Award-winning legal drama exposes and unveils legal tactics in a detailed and inventive fashion, while creating and sustaining strong characterizations.
- Better Call Saul
– A personal favorite, especially if you are fans of the Hit Show “Breaking Bad”
– Everything is there, just sit and enjoy.
- The Blacklist
– James Spader’s excellent performance intertwined with entirely credible twist will have surprises left and right; just when you think you know the situation and how it will turn out…
– Having a solid cast with international problems. This show is really all about the crimes, the technology, the guns, and, mostly about not having–or wanting–to think too much.
- Law and Order SVU
– A crackling-sharp spinoff with phenomenal acting by a large cast, enough to vary the focus.
- The Good Wife
– Intoxicating, smartly conceived, and well executed legal drama with a strong star (Julianna Margulies) at its core
– The show is brilliant with lead characters that provide dynamic transitions to memorable witty banter.
– The character dynamics hook audiences with the addition of dark humor. The cases are well-thought out and the acting is superb on all aspects.
- How to get away with Murder
– This show has more twists and turns than a roller coaster!
– This show is the mental roller coaster.
- Criminal Minds
– What else were you thinking?
Check out our other list here in case you wanted more Binge-worthy Legal Tv Shows:
Or if you are in the mood for movies, no worries we have a list for that too: https://lawyershelplawyers.com/top-10-legal-movies-of-all-time/