Sundance Now Essentials

Decadent period pieces, intoxicating tales of forbidden romance, and dysfunctional families; Sundance Now is your home for prestige drama.

Your home for prestige drama.

One Lane Bridge
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For lovers of Broadchurch and The Gulf, One Lane Bridge is a dark crime drama with a supernatural edge, taking us to a small town upended by a mysterious killing.

We Got This
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Struggling from the collapse of his career and a sudden unsurmountable tax debt, American immigrant George English stumbles onto the fact that there is a 50 million SEK reward for solving the murder of Olof Palme.

The Suspect
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It was a blood bath. On July 6, 2011, Canadian beer mogul Richard Oland suffered a gruesome 45 blows to his head. His son and heir, Dennis, became the prime suspect. Dive deep into a bewildering mystery, a dark, and twisted tale much like ‘Making a Murderer’, but this time the rich kid is in the crosshairs.

Upright
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An emotionally stirring dark comedy in the vein of Flea Bag and Barry, Upright stars prolific creator Tim Minchin and newcomer Milly Alcock. Two misfits, thrown together by chance in the middle of the Australian desert, forge bonds in a quest to transport a precious piano from one side of the country to the other.

The Secrets She Keeps
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An exhilarating new psychological thriller, The Secrets She Keeps follows two pregnant women whose chance encounter sets in motion a dangerous chain of events that threatens to consume them both. Both have their secrets. And both will risk everything to conceal the truth.

Blinded
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A heartpounding thriller inspired by real events, set in Stockholms financial quarter, Blinded tells the story of an ambitious young economics reporter Bea Farkas. She promised herself not to mix jobs and private life, but finds herself in over her head when she falls in love with the very CEO she is investigating.

Sanctuary
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Starring Josefin Asplund (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) & Matthew Modine (Stranger Things) Sanctuary is a suspenseful psychological thriller that deals with the defining human issues of survival, identity, trust and betrayal in a story that explores the question: Who would you become in order to survive?

The Restaurant
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A sprawling period drama, The Restaurant is a chronicle through time seen through the lens of a high-end family restaurant Djurgårdskällaren, a classical establishment in Stockholm. Over three seasons viewers accompany the family and their restaurant staff through several decades of success and defeat, love affairs and conflicts.

A Discovery of Witches
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Escape into a tale of forbidden love and ancient magic, set in a world where witches, vampires, and daemons live amongst us... hiding in plain sight. Based on the best-selling All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness.

The Little Drummer Girl
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In this bold adaptation of John le Carré's spy novel, a fiery and brilliant young actress (Florence Pugh), meets a mysterious stranger (Alexander Skarsgård) in Greece who draws her into a high-stakes game of international espionage.

The Cry
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When their newborn baby goes missing in a small town in Australia, young parents Joanna and Alistair are forced to face the unthinkable.

Liar
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Some secrets are meant to stay buried. The heart-pounding second season of Liar unearths new questions, new suspects, and new lies. The question is; who will you believe?

McMafia
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McMafia journeys through a labyrinth of international criminals, money launderers, corrupt politicians and ruthless intelligence agencies.

The Name of the Rose
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One of the most celebrated novels ever written is spectacularly brought to life in The Name of the Rose. It’s the winter of 1327. Franciscan friar William of Baskerville (John Turturro) reaches an isolated abbey where a gruesome murder has taken place. Secrets, riddles, and treachery await…

Riviera
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The Riviera has never been so tempestuous… The dazzling second season picks up in the immediate aftermath of the explosive first season finale, where the Clios family is faced with the death of one of their own. Only this time, the blood is on Georgina’s hands.

State of the Union
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From the brilliant mind of Nick Hornby comes a series of ten ten-minute episodes about contemporary relationships. Each episode is set in a pub immediately before Tom (Chris O’Dowd) and Louise (Rosamund Pike) have their weekly marital therapy session.

The Bureau
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Inspired by true events, THE BUREAU is a riveting French spy thriller that takes you into the daily lives and missions of members of the country's external security service -- France's equivalent of the CIA.

Unspeakable
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Sarah Wayne Callies (The Walking Dead) stars in a powerful, emotionally-charged drama as a whistleblower who exposes one of the largest medical disasters in history.

Dead Lucky
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DEAD LUCKY is your next urban crime binge - starring Rachel Griffiths as Grace Gibbs; an impassioned detective hell-bent on finding her junior officer’s killer before he strikes again.

Rosehaven
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Best buddies Daniel and Emma must navigate the day-to-day quirks of their small Tasmanian hometown of Rosehaven. Their friendship – and sanity – is put to the test by the charming but deeply eccentric townsfolk.