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15 Best Character-driven Shows To Watch

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Find the best character-driven movies to watch, from our mood category. Like everything on agoodmovietowatch, these character-driven movies are highly-rated by both viewers and critics.

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Industry
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8.4

Hustle culture is examined in exciting and excruciating detail in this workplace drama

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The Act
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8.0

A miniseries based on the horrifying true story of an unusual mother-daughter duo

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Halt and Catch Fire
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8.9

A period drama tracking the cutthroat rise of the tech era

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Under the Banner of Heaven
7.6

A gripping drama that explores the dangers of blind faith and fundamentalism

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Upload
7.9

A sci-fi satire that asks: what if you can choose and buy your afterlife experience?

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The Dropout
7.7

A compelling docudrama about notorious scammer Elizabeth Holmes

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Better Things
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8.0

A biting slice-of-life look at single motherhood

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We Own This City
7.8

A smart and biting takedown of police politics and institutional corruption

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Work in Progress
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8.1

An poignant comedy about mental health and the LGBT experience

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Move to Heaven
8.0

Shining the spotlight on the sidelined

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Borgen: Power & Glory
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8.5

A gripping political thriller that imagines a Danish woman in top power

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