TV series about lost memory

TV series about lost memory
List of the best series about lost memory, selected by visitors to our site: The OA, The Rook, Mouse, Death Parade, Her Private Life, Dorohedoro, Tabula Rasa, The 4400, The Sinner, Absentia.

In the top there are new series of 2021, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

The OA (2016)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama, detective
PlotInvestigation, Death, Lost memory, Life after death, Dreams
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleNetflix, Makes me think, Women in the lead roles, Philosophical

Prairie Johnson, blind as a child, comes home to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. Some hail her a miracle, others a dangerous mystery, but Prairie won’t talk with the FBI or her parents about the seven years she went missing.

The Rook (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama
CharactersSuperhero, Strong women
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Investigation, Mystery, Lost memory
StyleFor girls, Atmospheric, Action

After waking in a park with total amnesia — and surrounded by dead bodies, all wearing latex gloves — a young woman must fight to uncover her past, and resume her position at the head of Britain’s most secret (supernatural) service before the traitors who stole her memory can finish what they started.

Mouse (2021)
Markimdb: 8.7
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersPolice, Serial killers, Maniacs, Mice
PlotInvestigation, Lost memory

A psychopath’s ruthless serial murders have left the entire nation gripped with fear and chaos. A honest and justice-seeking rookie police officer and a veteran detective with tragic past, face against the killer. After the encounter with the psychopath, their lives totally change.

Death Parade (2015)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrefantasy, drama, cartoon, anime
PlotLove, Death, Life after death, Lost memory

There is a place after death that’s neither heaven nor hell. A bar that serves you one chance to win. You cannot leave until the game is over, and when it is, your life may be too. From Studio Madhouse (Death Note, Black Lagoon) comes a thrilling new series where the stakes are high and the rules are simple: your life is on the line.

Her Private Life (2019)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotLove, Lost memory
StyleRomantic, Dorama, Twisted plot, To cry, Fascinating

Based on the webtoon "Noona Fan Dot Com", Sun Deok-mi is an art curator who lives a double life as an idol fan girl. Ryan, her new director, learns of her secret and begins to take an interest in her.

Dorohedoro (2020)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CharactersWizards, Partners
PlotSupernatural, Lost memory
StyleSpectacular, By manga

The story revolves around Kaiman, who does not remember who he was before he was transfigured by a Magic user. This transformation left him with a reptile's head, and a desire to find out the truth about who he really is. Accompanied by Nikaido, his female companion, he tracks down Magic Users in "The Hole" and unceremoniously chomps down on their head, hoping to find out who it was that put him in this state. One by one, they witness this "second man" inside the head of Kaiman, and after pulling them back out of his mouth he asks them all a question... "What did the guy inside my head say?"

Tabula Rasa (2017)
Markimdb: 8
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersSpy, Ghosts
PlotMissing people, Lost memory
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

A psychological thriller about Mie, a young woman with amnesia who is locked up in a secure psychiatric hospital. Mie is visited by Detective Inspector Wolkers who claims she was the last person seen with the vanished Thomas Spectre. As a witness and prime suspect, she appears to be the sole key to this mysterious disappearance. In order to solve the puzzle and find Thomas, Mie has to reconstruct her lost memories and find her way back through the dark labyrinth of her recent past.

The 4400 (2004)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersSpecial agents, Pilots
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Investigation, Abduction, Missing people
StyleSpectacular, Action

4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained healing touch. A government agency is formed to track the 4400 people after one of them commits a murder.

The Sinner (2017)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersSisters, Psychiatrists
PlotInvestigation, Lost memory

A young mother kills in a fit of unexplainable rage a seemingly stranger. An inquisitive detective obsesses over the case, attempting to get to the bottom of the true motive behind the act.

Absentia (2017)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
PlotSurvival, FBI, Missing people, Lost memory

A missing FBI agent reappears six years after being declared dead.

Homecoming (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersPsychologists, Military, Soldier, Veterans
PlotTravel, Mystery, Lost memory
StyleAtmospheric, Action

Heidi Bergman is a caseworker at Homecoming, a Geist Group facility helping soldiers transition to civilian life. Years later she has started a new life, living with her mother and working as a waitress, when a Department of Defense auditor questions why she left the Homecoming facility. Heidi quickly realizes that there's a whole other story behind the story she's been telling herself.

The Big O (1999)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, cartoon, anime
CharactersRobots, Heroes
PlotLost memory
StyleSpectacular, Action

Forty years ago, the minds of Paradigm City's inhabitants were wiped clean of all recollections of the past. Now, ruled by a powerful corporation and cut off from the rest of the world by desolate wastelands, Paradigm has become a virtual police state where Negotiators like Roger Smith keep the wheels of progress, commerce, and society turning.

Angel Beats! (2010)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CharactersTeenagers, Angels, Pupils, Heroes
PlotSuperpowers, War, Supernatural, Life after death, Uprising
StyleEasy, To cry, Touching

Angel Beats takes place in the afterlife and focuses on Otonashi, a boy who lost his memories of his life after dying. He is enrolled into the afterlife school and meets a girl named Yuri who invites him to join the Afterlife Battlefront — an organization she leads which fights against God. The Battlefront fight against the student council president Angel, a girl with supernatural powers.

Kanon (2006)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, cartoon, anime
PlotSupernatural, Lost memory
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Fancy

Yuichi hasn’t seen his cousin Nayuki in years. Now that he’s back, all knowledge of ever visiting has vanished. He tries to adjust to the vaguely familiar surroundings, but the gaps in his memory haunt him as time grows short. The pieces of the puzzle have appeared – an eerily silent beauty with blazing tresses, the mysterious girl with the winged backpack, and the sword-wielding demon slayer – but it’s up to Yuichi to discover how they fit together.

John Doe (2002)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
PlotSuperpowers, Mystery, Lost memory

John Doe is an American science fiction drama television series that aired on Fox during the 2002–2003 TV season.

Too Close (2021)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersPsychologists, Psychiatrists
PlotLost memory
PlaceEngland, Psychiatric hospitals
StyleWomen in the lead roles

A dedicated forensic psychiatrist, Emma Robertson, is assigned to assess the sanity of Connie Mortensen, a “yummy mummy” accused of a despicable crime.

If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CharactersDemons, Parents, Orphans
PlotSupernatural, Mystery
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

Dale is a cool, composed, and highly skilled adventurer who's made quite a name for himself despite his youth. One day on a job deep in the forest, he comes across a little devil girl who's almost wasted away. Unable to just leave her there to die, Dale takes her home and becomes her adoptive father.Devil or not, Latina is beyond adorable, and the adventurer soon finds himself head over heels with being a parent.But why was she out in the forest to begin with, and why does she carry the mark of a criminal?

Plunderer (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CharactersHeroes, Good people, Defenders
PlotAdventures, Travel, Computer games
StyleSpectacular, Women in the lead roles, To cry, By manga

In a post-apocalyptic world dominated by the so-called "Numbers," each human will have their identity branded with their own "Count," which could define any number related to their life. May it be one's walked distance or amount of compliments given to them by others, this Count could lead them to the abyss when it has dropped to zero.In the year 305 of the Alcian calendar, Hina has inherited a mission from her Mother, whose Count has depreciated to zero, to search for the Legendary Red Baron. In her adventure, she meets a half-masked swordsman named Licht who tries to hide his identity, as he is known as a degenerate for having an incredibly low Count.

Fruits Basket (2019)
Markimdb: 8.6
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, cartoon, anime
CharactersDogs, Cats
PlotLove, Supernatural, Curses
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating, By manga

After a family tragedy turns her life upside down, 16-year-old high school student Tohru Honda takes matters into her own hands and moves out… into a tent! Unfortunately for her, she pitches her new home on private land belonging to the mysterious Soma clan, and it isn't long before the owners discover her secret. But, as Tohru quickly finds out when the family offers to take her in, the Somas have a secret of their own—when hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Chinese Zodiac!

River (2015)
Markimdb: 8
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Dark, Fascinating

Respected police officer John River, a gifted cop with a troubled mind, struggles to come to terms with the recent loss of a close colleague, and chases a potential suspect across London - with tragic consequences. Now at odds with authorities both within and outside of the police service, River finds himself in a precarious position as he seeks to bring closure to the mother of murdered teenager Erin Fielding, who blames him for failing to keep his promise to bring her daughter back alive.