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An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.

Parental GuideTV-MA

Status Returning Series

First Air Date 2014-01-12

Last Air Date 2019-02-24

Seasons 3

Episodes 24


TMDB 8.3


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Meredith shared a tip "Season 1 > Season 3 > Season 2"

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hannah shared a tip "First season remains my favorite but the whole concept of this show is brilliant!"

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ian shared a tip "Great show but only if you don’t mind things dark"

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Michael.Dix shared a tip "Season 1 is sooo good. Season 3 is very good. Avoid season 2 completely. Its a mess."

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calum shared a tip "A looming shadow grows!"

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TonyD shared a tip "S1 was great! S2 was OK. S3 is back to greatness with Academy Award Winner Mahershala Ali!"

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LoBarker shared a tip "First season is AMAZING!!!"

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Denise.Kindle shared a tip "Season 1 is spectacular but Season 2 doesn't measure up."

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nalini_ramgobind shared a tip "For some odd reason, I've watched all seasons, but always end up being disappointed."

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sher_free shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ season 1"

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sammyd67_. shared a tip "Season 1 only"

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sammyd67_. shared a tip "Thanks I’ll try it"

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michael_kash shared a tip "Just the first season lol"

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derek_evans shared a tip "Season one is awesome!"

samiam shared a tip "So addicted to this right now."

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mel_miller shared a tip "Year 3 as good as year 1. Fabulous"

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Dasher shared a tip "1st season was outstanding"

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gina_curtis shared a tip "The first season was unbelievable. Matthew Mcconaughey and Woddy Harrilson where amazing together."

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kentongewecke shared a tip "Season 1 at least"

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leanne_gray shared a tip "Season 1 is twisted excellence!!"

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Oldgray shared a tip "1st season awesome. 2 & 3 uneven but always well acted."

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jayne_tardiff shared a tip "Watching this now loved 1st season w McConaughey and harrelson...ill get back to u on season 2 and 3"

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kerriboylesam shared a tip "Season 1 was magnificent! Two was still worth watching. Three was back to awesome again!"

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bouwer_marc shared a tip "A hard watch confusing to say the least"

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sean_amato shared a tip "Mahershala is amazing!"

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max_lawliet shared a tip "Season 1 is all you need to see"

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vanessa_cruz_3804 shared a tip "I do not have a particular episode that is my favorite. The ending was really good."

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inspector_spacetime shared a tip "The first season is one of the best tv shows I've ever seen. Couldn't get into the second season."

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linda_yarish shared a tip "Second season not as good"

tommy_howard_1244 shared a tip "Enthralling, rich with drama and intrigue."

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isaiah_1689 shared a tip "Only watch the first season..."

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isaiah_1689 shared a tip "Only the first season is worth anything out of all three."

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diego_viramontes shared a tip "Season 1"

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diego_viramontes shared a tip "Season 1"

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james_h_2354 shared a tip "This recommendation only applies to season 1."

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alvin_law shared a tip "Everybody lives Season 1 but Season 3 is my favourite. Discuss."

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ali_qaryan shared a tip "Only first season"

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megan_robbins_9203 shared a tip "1st & 3rd Season were great!"

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kaleb_weaver shared a tip "Season 1 is the best tv show I have ever seen. It can be pretty dark and pessimistic at times."

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erin_dwyer shared a tip "First season is really only the great one."

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michael_romeo_5388 shared a tip "Season 1 is a masterpiece"

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andie_schlussman shared a tip "Good until the 3rd season"

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lyndsay_stark shared a tip "I have! Have you! Sooo good"

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whynautks shared a tip "Definitely stick around to see both decades, and Mahershala Ali gives a stunning performance"

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susan_hunt shared a tip "Glee"

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hamid_asadi shared a tip "Like the first seadon better but still one of the best tv series that you can get."

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walter_villacreses shared a tip "The first season scared me the **** out of me. Paved the way for shows like the Outsider."

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tv_fan_grl shared a tip "I liked all of these series. This was a really interesting story."

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gina_dinova shared a tip "Great show"

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kathy_burris shared a tip "Love!"

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michelle_price_4152 shared a tip "First season is the best"

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donte_burgess shared a tip "Season one is sooooo awesome mcconaugheys character is outstanding"

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derek_levesque_5402 shared a tip "Just 1st season"

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ellie_c_r shared a tip "Only the first season"

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josh_glick shared a tip "1st season"

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knowledgeable_bro shared a tip "Season 1 only"

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knowledgeable_bro shared a tip "And the third 😅"

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colleen_mckenna shared a tip "Season 1 was great. Others were kind of meh."

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shana_bell_1292 shared a tip "Alone on History Channel. Reality survivalist series."

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robyn_mchenry shared a tip "It’s an amazing show, i couldn’t turn my head at any moment, i absolutely love this"

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tori_smith_7789 shared a tip "Honestly it’s been a little under rated but two I’m really liking are Clarice and Mare of Easttown"

adrian_hensler shared a tip "Season 1 was magic. Season 2 turned out better than I expected."

mary_potts_5107 shared a tip "Very good series! I watched 1 & 2."

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leslie_oniki shared a tip "First for sure!"

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carol_hudson shared a tip "Havent watched them all but when I did, it was worth it"

gloria_lowery shared a tip "You need to see all seasons...Great story lines....Favorite Actors"

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david_raymond_991 shared a tip "Season one of the series is amazing."

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knockout5111 shared a tip "Season 1 is by far the best"

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ashely_daniel shared a tip "I was amazing! And sorry for not replying sooner."

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paul_gayle shared a tip "Great show. All seasons"

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leeann_w. shared a tip "The first season is the best"

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brenna_benoit shared a tip "Season 1"

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sarah_burgess_5273 shared a tip "Season 1, definitely!!!!! Season 2 maybe. Season 3, I don't know because I haven't seen it."

lauren_holloway_982 shared a tip "Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey are just absolutely phenomenal in Season 1. I couldn’t get into the other seasons though."

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renee_henson shared a tip "I have watched 3 seasons and they are all great"

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jennifer_goodnow shared a tip "The third season is as good as the first. I did watch season 2"

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john_furr shared a tip "Season 1 - Awesome, Season 2 - Good, Season 3 - BORING"

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kristen_russi shared a tip "The first season is the best."

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carey_spickerman shared a tip "I really like all the seasons"

carlos_ramirez_7970 shared a tip "Season 1 was fantastic. 2 was okay. Haven’t seen the 3rd."

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danny_hunt shared a tip "The first season was the best...but worth watching all"

marilou_krech shared a tip "Did not recommend"

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littlebit shared a tip "Only Season 1"

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beth_shade shared a tip "First season pass the best"

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matt_fullen shared a tip "Amazing story, slooow burn but worth it. Can't wait to start season 2."

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coldplay_we shared a tip "It has woody Harrelson in it"

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deleted_user_1619295062512 shared a tip "Cops are imperfect human beings just like you and me?"

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marie_thomas_3985 shared a tip "Pure suspense but you have to watch season, 1"

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kaitlyn_bierhaus shared a tip "I like the first season the best!"

joe_cool shared a tip "Great suspense"

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nicky_crosby shared a tip "I guess it would depend on the season."

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ayyaz_akhtar shared a tip "Season 3"

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zach_bergmark shared a tip "Season 1 was great. Tough break for the later seasons"

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mark_allen_6832 shared a tip "Seasons one and three were great! You can skip season two."

michelle_glassco shared a tip "This is surprising good. I am eagerly awaiting the next season. Very intriguing mysteries and watchable characters."

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serena_fast shared a tip "All of season 1. It's a masterpiece imo"

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bobby_edmondson shared a tip "First season was amazing, all the others pale in comparison"

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susie_crawford shared a tip "First season was the best"

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zack_thornhill shared a tip "Season one for sure. You?"

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michael_hinton shared a tip "Season 1 was great"

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jane_doe_7413 shared a tip "All seasons are different stories. Entertaining."

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erik_heywood shared a tip "Season 1 was great, Forced myself halfway through season 2 and had to give up. It was horrible."

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sejura shared a tip "Season 1"

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deleted_user_1612732624627 shared a tip "S1 & S3 are good, S2 sucked"

anna_9343 shared a tip "All time favorite"

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scott_sampson shared a tip "Season 1"

stephanie_kocis shared a tip "My favorite season was the first one. Matthew McConaughey was outstanding! The first season has Mindhunter feels."

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walter_croft shared a tip "Mindhunters is a great follow up."

nicole_doyle_4078 shared a tip "The first season for me."

amy_lee_jablinske shared a tip "I loved it!!!"

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carrie_mell shared a tip "First season"

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flix_veilleux-ouell shared a tip "Last season was fantastic. First season was the best though."

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lori_gallant shared a tip "So sad they are not going to renew the season."

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meilynn_cox_dalessandro shared a tip "Was intrigued by the first season then confused with the second, then hooked and blew through the 3rd. Need more!!!!"

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