The Americans just wrapped up with a buzzy series finale, which means now is the time to binge the whole show (even if you heard a few spoilers).
The FX original series tells the story of two deep cover KGB spies based in Washington, D.C. during the cold war. While their work to dismantle the U.S. government is a show on its own, the real drama comes when the spies start to fall for each other – after having two kids and being “married” for years.
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The Looming Tower examines the rivalry between the CIA and the FBI during the 90s, as Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda started to become a threat. The series, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book of the same name, shows how this rivalry might have caused an opening for the 9/11 attacks.
Chuck, a regular 26-year-old computer geek, becomes the government’s most valuable asset (and terrorists’ number-one target) after the world’s secrets are encoded in his brain via an email from his CIA agent friend.
Michael Westen (Jeffrey Donovan), a trained spy, is forced to find out who sent him a “burn notice” (the spy equivalent of a pink slip), firing him from his secret agency. But without his usual spy assets and contacts, he’s forced to enlist the help of his friend Sam, as well as his ex-girlfriend Fiona.
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Archer follows the exploits of a dysfunctional spy agency lead by Mallory Archer (Jessica Walter) and her narcissistic, alcoholic son Sterling (H. Jon Benjamin). Since the show’s premiere back in 2009, the team has screwed each other (in both ways), battled international terrorists, sold cocaine, and much more.
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Sydney Bristow (Jennifer Garner) thinks she’s following her family’s footsteps by joining a secret branch of the CIA, SD6. But trouble arises when Sydney finds out that SD6 isn’t connected to the CIA at all, and is actually an enemy organization.
James West (Robert Conrad), a charming gunslinger, and Artemus Gordon (Ross Martin), an inventor/disguise artist, become the first secret agents under President Ulysses S. Grant in The Wild Wild West. The two travel the old west fighting bad guys, dismantling plots to take over the world, and meeting a few beautiful women along the way.