bridgeBron/Broen – This show has been remade multiple times but it is the original in Danish and Swedish which rocks

Prime Suspect – Helen Mirren plays a detective in a field fraught with misogyny.

The Fall – Jamie Dorman is a serial killer and Gillian Anderson is the DCI after him. This BBC series has depth and mystery.

Broadchurch – Olivia Coleman is a detective and shows great range, conflicting states of being and depth. This is a twisting mystery over two seasons.  The cinematography is breathtaking as is the score.  . David Tennant also stars.  

The Night Of – This HBO series is beautifully acted in it’s dark and moody NYC setting. The feet of John Turturro alone make it a classic.