TV series about intrigue

List of the best series about intrigues selected by visitors to our site: Game of Thrones, Naval Cadets, Charge!, Gossip Girl, Vikings, Hotel Babylon, Grand Hotel, Will, Dynasty, The Guest Book, Catherine the Great.

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Game of Thrones (2011)
Markimdb: 9.3
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:55
CharactersKings, Brothers, Sisters, Dragons, Warriors
PlotMagic, Love, Politics, Adventures, betrayal
PlaceForest
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Worth watching, Popular

Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and icy horrors beyond.

Naval Cadets, Charge! (1987)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genreadventure, history
CountrySoviet Union
Duration04:50
PlotLove, Mystery, Intrigue

Three naval cadets accidentally get possession of a secret diary that was stolen from Bestuzhev, a vice-chancellor of Russia. If this diary ever gets abroad, the consequences for the country would be grave. The cadets are trying to return the papers to their owner, but there are others who want to get the papers...

Gossip Girl (2007)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersFriends, Teenagers, Friends, Pupils
PlotLove, Parties, Mystery, Love triangle, Intrigue
PlaceSchool

Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, 2007 to December 17, 2012. Narrated by the omniscient blogger "Gossip Girl," voiced by Kristen Bell, the series revolves around the lives of privileged young adults on Manhattan's Upper East Side in New York City.

Vikings (2013)
Markimdb: 8.5
Genreaction, drama, military, history
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Canada
Duration00:45
CharactersKings, Soldier, Vikings, Warriors, Heroes
PlotWar, Adventures, Intrigue
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, For men, Atmospheric, Worth watching

Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods. Legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors.

Hotel Babylon (2006)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotIntrigue
PlaceHotels

Hotel Babylon is a British television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, that aired from 19 January 2006 to 14 August 2009, produced by independent production company Carnival Films for BBC One. The show followed the lives of workers at a glamorous five-star hotel.In 2009, actress Alexandra Moen mentioned in an interview that the show was cancelled after its fourth series, leaving the series 4 finale cliffhanger unresolved.

Grand Hotel (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:41
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotLove, betrayal, Intrigue, Mystery
PlaceUSA
StyleEasy, Fascinating

Santiago Mendoza owns last family-owned hotel in multicultural Miami Beach, while his glamorous second wife, Gigi, and their adult children enjoy the spoils of success.

Will (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersHeroes
PlotLove, Intrigue
PlaceEngland
StyleSpectacular, Romantic

The wild story of young William Shakespeare's arrival onto the punk-rock theater scene in 16th century London -- the seductive, violent world where his raw talent faced rioting audiences, religious fanatics and raucous side-shows. It's a contemporary version of Shakespeare's life, played to a modern soundtrack that exposes all his recklessness, lustful temptations and brilliance.

Dynasty (2017)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration04:02
CharactersRich
PlotLove, Investigation, Mystery, Love triangle, Intrigue
PlaceUSA
StyleFascinating, Twisted plot

The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children focusing on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be stepmother, Cristal, a Hispanic woman marrying into this WASP family and America’s most powerful class.

The Guest Book (2017)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
PlotAdventures, Relationship, Treason, Intrigue
PlaceUSA

Guests bring their baggage and own special brand of crazy to a vacation cottage and record their confessions, alibis and farewells in the cottage’s guest book. Each season features a new town, and along with it a new cottage and town locals, though characters from previous season often come along for the ride.

Catherine the Great (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia
Duration02:33
PlotIntrigue
PlaceRussia

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Mrs. Fazilet and Her Daughters (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryTurkey
CharactersFamily, Sisters
PlotLove, Intrigue
PlaceTurkey
StyleTo cry

The story of Fazilet, mother of Hazan and Ece, eager to make money using the modeling skills of her younger daughter, Ece. While Hazan pursues a career as a coach in sports, far from her mother's wishes and falls in love with a rich spoiled man.

Russian Beauty (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genremelodrama
CountryRussia
Duration09:00
PlotIntrigue

The beauty of a simple country girl Katerina Panova conquered the world. She became the face of Soviet fashion of the 60s and the first fashion model recognized in the West. Paris and Prague applauded the Russian beauty, the press called it "the national treasure of the USSR", and at home Soviet reality, envy, intrigue, jealousy and tragic love awaited her.

The Witcher (2019)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, adventure
CountryPoland, USA
Duration00:60
CharactersWizards, Witches, Elves, Monsters, Hired assassins
PlotMagic, Love, Adventures, betrayal, Superpowers
PlaceForest
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Atmospheric, By books

Geralt of Rivia, a mutated monster-hunter for hire, journeys toward his destiny in a turbulent world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.

The Capture (2019)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLawyers, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Intrigue
PlaceEngland, Court
StyleFascinating, Twisted plot, Romantic

When soldier Shaun Emery's conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, Shaun's life takes a shocking turn and he must soon fight for his freedom once again.

Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration00:20
PlotAdventures, Intrigue

Beowulf, a hero of the Geats, comes to the aid of Hrothgar, the king of the Danes, whose mead hall in Heorot has been under attack by a monster known as Grendel.

Gunpowder (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:06
CharactersKings, Gangsters, Teenagers
PlotReligion, Intrigue, Love
PlaceEngland
StyleBased on real events, Fascinating

London, 1605. Robert Catesby, a 33-year old Warwickshire gentleman, devises a plot to blow up Parliament and kill the King.

Urban Myths (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, adventure, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:50
CharactersFriends
PlotIntrigue
PlaceEngland
StyleFancy

Our Urban Myths are stories that have been passed down over time and have now become part of urban folklore. But are they true? We take a slightly tongue in cheek, mischievous – and deliberately ambiguous – look at what might have happened...

Knightfall (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
PlotIntrigue
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Atmospheric

Go deep into the clandestine world of the legendary brotherhood of warrior monks known as The Knights Templar.

Catherine the Great (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:49
PlotLove, Politics, Mystery, Intrigue
PlaceRussia
StyleFascinating, Based on real events

This four-part historical drama follows the end of Catherine the Great's reign and her affair with Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin that helped shape the future of Russian politics.

The Morning Show (2019)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersJournalists
PlotIntrigue
PlaceUSA

A behind-the-scenes look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning, exploring the unique challenges faced by the men and women who carry out this daily televised ritual.




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