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02:54 PM on 02/12/13 
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Television is in a really great place right now. Not just in the US, but in most other countries in the world. This is a thread to help support and discuss that opinion. Below you'll find a list of solid television programs sorted by country.

Italy
Inspector Montalbano (Wikipedia)
Romanzo Criminale (Wikipedia)
Il Capo dei Capi (Wikipedia)
La Pivora (wiki)

Norway
Varg Veum (Wikipedia)
Lilyhammer (Wikipedia, Netflix)

Sweden
Wallander (Wikipedia, Netflix)
Broen (Wikipedia)
Sebastian Bergman (Wikipedia, Hulu+)
Beck (Wikipedia)

Denmark
Borgen (Wikipedia)
Forbrydelsen (Wikipedia)
Those Who Kill (Wikipedia)
Livvagterne (Wikipedia, Netflix, Hulu+)
Rejseholdet (Wikipedia)
Ørnen: En krimi-odyssé (Wikipedia, Netflix, Hulu+)
Riget (mubi)

England
Collision - [netflix]
Wire in the Blood - [hulu]
Fresh Meat (Wikipedia)
Nighty Night (wikipedia)
Pulling (Wikipedia)
The Shadow Line (Wikipedia)
Green Wing (Wikipedia)
Hustle (Wikipedia)

Australia
Danger 5 (Wikipedia, Hulu)
Summer Heights High (wikipedia)
The Slap (Wikipedia)

France
Engrenages (Wikipedia, Netflix)
Braquo (Wikipedia, Hulu+)
Les Revenants (Wikipedia)
Maison Close (Wikipedia, Netflix)

Canada
Cracked (Wikipedia)
Fortier (Wikipedia)

Iceland
Næturvaktin, Dagvaktin, and Fangavaktin (Wikipedia)

Belgium
Matrioshki (Wikipedia)

Argentina
Epitafios (Wikipedia)

Russia
Brigada (Wikipedia)

The Netherlands
Bernhard, Schavuit van Oranje (Wikipedia)
Oud Geld (Wikipedia)

China
Three Kingdoms (Wikipedia)

South Korea
IRIS (available on Hulu)
Athena (available on Hulu)
The Great Seer (available on Hulu)
Peninsula (available on Hulu)
Warrior Back Dong Soo (available on Hulu)
H.I.T. (available on Hulu)
Ghost (available on Hulu)
Chuno (available on Hulu)

Anime
Angel Beats! - [wiki] [netflix] [crunchyroll]
Arakawa Under the Bridge (x Bridge) - [wiki] [crunchyroll]
Baccano! - [wiki] [hulu]
Bunny Drop - [wiki] [hulu]
Clannad - [wiki] [netflix] [crunchyroll]
Code Geass - [ann] [wiki]
Cowboy Bebop - [ann] [wiki]
Durarara!! - [wiki] [hulu]
Eden of the East - [wiki] [hulu]
FLCL - [wiki] [hulu]
Monster - [wiki] [hulu]
Fullmetal Alchemist - [ann] [wiki]
Gurren Lagann - [ann] [wiki]
Monster - [ann] [wiki] [hulu]
Mushishi - [ann] [wiki]
Neon Genesis Evangelion - [ann] [wiki]
Paranoia Agent - [wiki] [crunchyroll]
Penguindrum - [wiki] [anime network]
Puella Magi Madoka Magica - [wiki] [crunchyroll]
Read or Die - [wiki]
Samurai Champloo - [wiki] [hulu]
Serial Experiments Lain - [wiki] [hulu]
Steins;Gate - [ann] [wiki]
Twelve Kingdoms - [ann] [wiki]
Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 - [wiki]
Xam'd - [wiki] [crunchyroll]

So if you have anything to add to this list (which I'm still working on fully compiling and hyperlinking, bear with me), let me know. Otherwise, discuss to your heart's desire.
03:41 PM on 02/12/13 
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03:50 PM on 02/12/13 
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Nice list! I started watching Broen a couple weeks back, just have been too busy and so I've only watched 1 ep.
04:24 PM on 02/12/13 
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Nice list! I started watching Broen a couple weeks back, just have been too busy and so I've only watched 1 ep.
http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/02/...ama-the-bridge Funny that you mentioned that, FX is adapting that and it's premiering this summer.
04:33 PM on 02/12/13 
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You should add Prisoners Of War ( Israel). It's the basis for Homeland and i would argue that it is better than Homeland.
The first season is on Hulu and the second season will be coming to Hulu this spring.
04:35 PM on 02/12/13 
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subtitles? No thanks I want to watch not READ
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Some hilarious shows have come out of Australia in recent years, though I'm not sure if their humour always translates for US audiences (I know the USA butchered UK show The Inbetweeners horrible, for example).

Try if you like:

Summer Heights High
Chandon Pictures
A Moody Christmas
05:12 PM on 02/12/13 
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http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/02/...ama-the-bridge Funny that you mentioned that, FX is adapting that and it's premiering this summer.
Oh of course some US station is, not surprised after The Killing was adapted.

Some hilarious shows have come out of Australia in recent years, though I'm not sure if their humour always translates for US audiences (I know the USA butchered UK show The Inbetweeners horrible, for example).

Try if you like:

Summer Heights High
Chandon Pictures
A Moody Christmas
Summer Heights High was amusing enough, will have to check the others out.
05:57 PM on 02/12/13 
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overwhelming list
06:08 PM on 02/12/13 
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subtitles? No thanks I want to watch not READ
okay Jason
06:55 PM on 02/12/13 
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Wallander is BBC no? Havent watched it though.
07:03 PM on 02/12/13 
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Wallander is BBC no? Havent watched it though.

The UK remade their own version of the Swedish series.
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The UK remade their own version of the Swedish series.

oh cool. I see Kenneth Branagh is in it. Is it any good?
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oh cool. I see Kenneth Branagh is in it. Is it any good?

I really enjoy the UK version, but it's the only one ive seen. I've heard the original version is much better.
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Wallander is BBC no? Havent watched it though.
The original was broadcast on BBC Four. The British remake aired on BBC One.



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