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 - 2022

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

Bastard Out of Carolina warning

A mother and daughter find their lives adversely affected when a new man enters the picture. Will their family ever be what they expect?

Network:
Airdates: 1996

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

Young girl runs away from her abusive family only to end up in a juvenile detention center for girls where she’s brutalized by her sadistic peers.

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

Campamento Albanta warning skull-crossbones

A group of teenagers arrive at specialized Camp Albanta away from civilization to rehabilitate themselves from their problems through immersion and connection with nature, but it seems that Albanta has other plans for herself and for the rest of its inhabitants.

Network: ,
Airdates: 2020

The Chi warning

A Chicago coming-of-age drama series centered on a group of residents who become linked by coincidence but bonded by the need for connection and redemption.

Network:
Airdates: 2018 - current