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20 Best Shows On Netflix

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20 Best Shows On Netflix

There are plenty of good TV series on Netflix to satisfy anybody's preferences. If you’re trying to figure out what to watch next, here’s a great place to start with 20 of the best shows I've personally watched on Netflix that are also proven to be the top. These are not in a specific order by any means.

1. "Gossip Girl"

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With six years of episodes, it has to be one of the best shows of our generation.

2. "American Odyssey"

Unfortunately, it was cancelled after one season. The series from Peter Horton starred Anna Friel as Odelle Ballard, an American Special Forces soldier who came across computer files that proved a major corporation was funding jihadists in North Africa.

3. "Parks and Recreation"

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The cast is filled with hilarious comedians and a crew of top writers.

4. "Gilmore Girls"

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Fans and critics found and still do find this show to be a show like no other.

5. "Grey's Anatomy"

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Never will you watch a show that will make you cry and laugh so much.

6. "Orange is the New Black"

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7. "Pretty Little Liars"

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This is a series that has featured lies, spies, secrets, adultery, and murders of every kind.

8. "The Hart of Dixie"

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New Yorker and new doctor Zoe Hart accepts an offer from a stranger Dr. Wilkes, to work in his medical practice in Alabama. She arrives to find out he has died and left the practice to her in his will.

9. "Friday Night Lights"

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The NBC drama is considered one of the most beloved shows of the 2000s. If you've seen the show you wouldn't question this.

10. "Bates Motel"

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This show is very suspenseful and you will not be bored for a minute of it.

11. "The Walking Dead"

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As the show goes on the episodes get better and better.

12. "House Hunters International"

How can you not love a show on HGTV?

13. "One Tree Hill"

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Who wasn't in love with Chad Michael Murray?

14. "Friends"

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This show has been known as the best show ever from many different platforms and many different years.

15. "Saved By the Bell"

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This show aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993 and focuses on lighthearted comical situations but also touches on serious social issues.

16. "NCIS"

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This show revolves around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which investigates crimes involving the Marine Corps and U.S. Navy.

17. "The Ranch"

"The Ranch" is an American comedy series starring Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson, Debra Winger and Sam Elliott.

18. "Lost"

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"Lost" is a drama series containing elements of supernatural and science fiction following the survivors of a commercial passenger jet crash.

19. "Sons of Anarchy"

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"Sons of Anarchy" follows the lives of a close-knit outlaw motorcycle club operating in a fictional town in California

20. "Switched at Birth"

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