TV Shows with Medium Trigger Warnings (


CAUTION: Designated as “strong content,” subject matter regularly discusses and sometimes depicts violence and abuse. Viewer discretion is advised.

American Gods warning

A recently released ex-convict named Shadow meets a mysterious man who calls himself “Wednesday” who knows more than he seems about Shadow’s life and past.

Airdates: 2017 - current

Bad Girls warning skull-crossbones

A British hard-hitting drama about the staff and inmates of a women’s prison.

Airdates: 1999 - 2006

Battlestar Galactica (2004) warning skull-crossbones

The crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet – the last of humanity – as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.

Airdates: 2003 - 2009

Cage Without a Key warning skull-crossbones

Lesbian predator in a women’s prison.

Airdates: 1975

Collateral warning

London detectives investigating the seemingly random murder of a pizza delivery man uncover a convoluted case of interlocking circumstances amid a cross-section of British society.

Network: ,
Airdates: 2018

CSI: NY warning

The theme was Baba Yaga. Not sure what we’re meant to do with that.

Airdates: 2004 - 2013

Godless warning

Godless is a Netflix series about the American West in the 1880s that takes place in a mostly female-inhabited town.

Airdates: 2017

Heartless warning

Twins, Sebastian and Sofie, enroll in Ottsmansgaard boarding school hoping to discover the secret of their supernatural curse.

Airdates: 2014 - 2015

Hinter Gittern warning skull-crossbones

Another women in prison TV show? It’s like a cliche or something…

Airdates: 1997 - 2007

Homicide: Life on the Streets warning skull-crossbones

The brutality of DC is not just related to politics.

Airdates: 1993 - 1999

Ikki Tousen warning skull-crossbones

A turf war, between high schools.

Airdates: 2003 - 2014

Liar warning

A psychological thriller in which schoolteacher Laura Nielson accuses renowned surgeon Andrew Earlham of rape.

Network: ,
Airdates: 2017 - current