TV Shows with High Trigger Warnings (
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WARNING: Scenes of explicit violence, drug use, suicide, sex, and/or abuse occur regularly. Not intended for children or sensitive viewers.

The 100 warning skull-crossbones

100 attractive teenagers are dropped onto an ‘uninhabited’ and ‘irradiated’ earth to see if it’s survivable.

Network:
Airdates: 2014 - 2020

13 Reasons Why warning skull-crossbones

A student kills herself after a series of culminating failures, brought on by select individuals within their school.

Network:
Airdates: 2017 - 2020

American Horror Story warning star skull-crossbones

American Horror Story is an American anthology horror television series where each season is conceived as a self-contained miniseries.

Network:
Airdates: 2011 - current

Animal Kingdom warning skull-crossbones

After a heroin overdose kills his mom, teenager Joshua “J” Cody moves to Southern California to live with his freewheeling relatives.

Network:
Airdates: 2016 - current

The Badge warning skull-crossbones

Bigotry as well as political and police corruption come into play in the investigation of the death of a transsexual.

Network:
Airdates: 2002

Battlestar Galactica: Razor warning

A two-hour Battlestar Galactica special that tells the story of the Battlestar Pegasus several months prior to it finding the Galactica.

Network:
Airdates: 2007

Born Innocent warning

A girl is sent to juvenile detention and some really horrible things happen.

Network:
Airdates: 1974

The Boys warning

A group of vigilantes set out to take down corrupt superheroes who abuse their superpowers.

Network:
Airdates: 2019 - current

Broadchurch warning

The impact of grief, mutual suspicion, and media attention on a small town.

Network:
Airdates: 2015 - 2017

Clique warning skull-crossbones

Turns out university is less about “the best years of your life” and more about shadowy conspiracies, unreasonable demands from untrustworthy authority figures, and constant life-or-death struggle. Allegory, anyone?

Network: ,
Airdates: 2017 - current

Criminal Minds warning

Delving into criminal minds, and all their serial killer creepiness, on primetime.

Network:
Airdates: 2005 - 2020

Daredevil warning

Justice is blind, and so is he.

Network:
Airdates: 2015 - 2018