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.

Altered Carbon warning

Consciousness is digitized and stored in cortical stacks implanted in the spine, allowing humans to survive physical death by having their memories and consciousness “re-sleeved” into new bodies.

Airdates: 2018 - 2019

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

Boardwalk Empire warning skull-crossbones

An Atlantic City politician plays both sides of the law by conspiring with gangsters during the Prohibition era.

Airdates: 2010 - 2014

Cage Without a Key warning skull-crossbones

A teenage girl’s charismatic boyfriend frames her in a robbery and she finds herself convicted of first-degree murder.

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.

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Airdates: 2018

Creepshow warning skull-crossbones

Terrifying tales of murder and death.

Airdates: 2019 - current

CSI: NY warning

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

Airdates: 2004 - 2013

Das Boot warning skull-crossbones

An inexperienced U-boat crew has to survive a secret mission and a young German woman is torn between loyalty for her home country and the French resistance in the WWII drama.

Airdates: 2018 - current

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

Hannibal warning

Quid pro quo, Clarice.

Airdates: 2013 - 2015