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20 best shows like Sorry For Your Loss (2018)

List of the best shows and series like Sorry For Your Loss (2018): Kidding, A Million Little Things, Big Little Lies, Olive Kitteridge, Bunheads, 13 Reasons Why, The First, Wisdom of the Crowd, Manifest, The Birch.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Rich, Actors, Celebrities
PlotDeath, Depression, Divorce, Cancer
StyleFor men, Fancy, Soulful, To cry, Philosophical

Jeff, aka Mr. Pickles, is an icon of children's TV. But when his family begins to implode, Jeff finds no fairy tale or fable or puppet will guide him through this crisis, which advances faster than his means to cope. The result: a kind man in a cruel world faces a slow leak of sanity as hilarious as it is heartbreaking.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotLove, Death, Relationship
StyleTo cry, Touching, Makes me think

A group of friends from Boston who feel stuck in life experience an unexpected wake-up call after one of their friend dies unexpectedly.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genredrama, crime, detective
CharactersFamily, Housewives, Single mothers, Parents
PlotTreason, Investigation, Death, Mystery, Intrigue
StyleFor girls, Twisted plot, Unexpected ending

Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.

Markimdb: 8.3
CharactersFamily, Teachers, Mathematicians, Parents, Mothers
StyleShort, Atmospheric, Makes me think

A look at a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town pharmacist; their son, Christopher, who resents his mother's approach to parenting; and other members of their community.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family
PlaceSmall towns, USA
StyleTo cry

Michelle, a Las Vegas showgirl, impulsively marries a man, moves to his sleepy coastal town, and takes an uneasy role at her new mother-in-law's dance school.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
PlotRelationship, Depression, Growing up
StyleWorth watching, Sad, To cry, Touching, Makes me think

After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, drama
CharactersAliens, Scientists
PlaceSpace, Mars
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Makes me think

Follow the first human mission to Mars, exploring the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization. The story focuses not only on the astronauts, but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on Earth.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama, crime
PlotInvestigation, Death, Technology
StyleSpectacular, Makes me think

A tech innovator creates a cutting-edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter's murder, as well as revolutionizing crime solving in San Francisco.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Mystery, Mystery
StyleSpectacular, Twisted plot, Fascinating

After landing from a turbulent but routine flight, the crew and passengers of Montego Air Flight 828 discover five years have passed in what seemed like a few hours. As their new realities become clear, a deeper mystery unfolds and some of the returned passengers soon realize they may be meant for something greater than they ever thought possible.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersTeenagers, Family, Monsters, Ghosts
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Death, Adventures, Depression
StyleAtmospheric, Touching

Horror stories told from the perspectives of multiple characters whose lives are affected by the Birch, a bloodthirsty monster deep in the woods. Once you summon her protection, you never escape.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Large families
StyleFascinating, Touching, Makes me think

A provocative and darkly comic meditation on the disparate forces polarizing present-day American culture, as experienced by the members of a progressive multi-ethnic family — a philosophy professor and his wife, their adopted children from Vietnam, Liberia and Colombia and their sole biological child — and a contemporary Muslim family, headed by a psychiatrist who is treating one of their children.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Friends, Terminally ill
StyleFor girls, Soulful, Uplifting

When Stella finds out her terminal cancer is cured, she's going to have to learn to live with all the choices she's made when she decided to "live like she was dying".

Markimdb: 8.2
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWidows, Poor
PlotDeath, Mystery
StyleShort, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Amy Dorrit spends her days earning money for the family and looking after her proud father who is a long term inmate of Marshalsea debtors' prison in London. Amy and her family's world is transformed when her employer's son, Arthur Clennam, returns from overseas to solve his family's mysterious legacy and discovers that their lives are interlinked.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersFamily, Sisters
PlotLove, Death
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating, Touching

The social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the intersection of three families - the wealthy Wilcoxes, the gentle and idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime
PlotDeath, Justice, False accusations
PlacePrison, USA

Based on a true story that spanned more than 30 years in which a young man was charged and convicted of brutally murdering his mother. Each episode is structured around an interrogation taken directly from the real police case files, with the goal of turning the viewer into a detective.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersWidows, Friends
PlotRelationship, Depression
StyleFor girls, Fascinating

A hotheaded widow searching for the hit-and-run driver who mowed down her husband befriends an eccentric optimist who isn't quite what she seems.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
PlotInvestigation, Death, Mystery, Wedding
PlacePrison, England
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, By books, Makes me think

The black sheep of the Argyll family, Jack Argyll, was accused of murdering their matriarch a year ago, but now a man shows up on their doorstep claiming Jack’s innocence. The family must come to terms with this news and the fact that the real killer might still be among them.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama, detective
PlotInvestigation, Death, Lost memory, Life after death, Dreams
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleMakes 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.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genreaction, drama, adventure, military, history
CountryUSA, Australia
CharactersMilitary, Friends, Soldier
PlotWar, Survival, Death, Self-sacrifice
StyleBased on real events

Track the intertwined real-life stories of three U.S. Marines – Robert Leckie, John Basilone, and Eugene Sledge – across the vast canvas of the Pacific Theater during World War II. A companion piece to the 2001 miniseries Band of Brothers.

Markimdb: 8.6
Genredrama, western
CharactersFamily, Tough guys
PlotDeath, Shootouts
PlaceWild West, Small towns, USA
Time19th century
StylePopular, Atmospheric, Action, Fascinating, Sad ones

Follow the violent world of the Dutton family, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States. Led by their patriarch John Dutton, the family defends their property against constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, and America’s first National Park.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersFamily, Kings, Princesses
PlotRevenge, Death, Politics, Intrigue
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating

The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure, family, detective
CharactersFamily, Childrens, Orphans
StyleSoulful, By books, Fascinating, Dynamic

The orphaned Baudelaire children face trials, tribulations and the evil Count Olaf, all in their quest to uncover the secret of their parents' death.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Teenagers, Gays, Scammers, The thieves
StylePopular, Fancy, Uplifting

Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be... perhaps better off. When Frank's not at the bar spending what little money they have, he's passed out on the floor. But the kids have found ways to grow up in spite of him. They may not be like any family you know, but they make no apologies for being exactly who they are.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, drama
CharactersFamily, Superhero, Childrens, Superhero team
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Mystery
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Twisted plot

A suburban couple's ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.

Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective
CharactersStudents, Teachers
PlotInvestigation, Death, Mystery
StyleTwisted plot, Unexpected ending

In Beacon Heights, a seemingly perfect town, a group of three college friends struggle with the stress of being overachievers. In the aftermath of the town’s first murder, each Perfectionist hides behind a secret, a lie and an alibi.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Survival, Apocalypse, Death
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersFamily, Criminals, Friends, Housewives
PlotRobbery, Money, Passion
StyleFor girls, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

Three "good girl" suburban wives and mothers suddenly find themselves in desperate circumstances and decide to stop playing it safe and risk everything to take their power back.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama, crime, detective
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersSpecial agents
PlotSuperpowers, Time travel, Supernatural, Investigation, FBI
PlaceSmall towns

FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, detective
CharactersDogs, Partners
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Death, Mystery, Jealousy
StyleSpectacular, To cry, Touching

A pie-maker, with the power to bring dead people back to life, solves murder mysteries with his alive-again childhood sweetheart, a cynical private investigator, and a lovesick waitress.

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.