There’s nothing better than getting home after a long day of hard work or curling up on the sofa at the weekend with a good TV series to watch. What else is there to do? Read books? Exercise? Nah, you’re alright. Netflix is the place to watch TV series, both old and new. If you’re all up to date with your How To Get Away With Murder, Sons of Anarchy or The Vampire Diaries, why not try out some of the best retro TV shows Netflix has to offer…
Freaks and Geeks
Freaks and Geeks only lasted for one season – so you can fit it in between your ‘Stranger Things’ episodes pretty easily. This series follows the likes of Seth Rogen, James Franco and Jason Segel in their younger years. Set in the ’80s, watch the lives of the freaks and the geeks of a suburban high school. Guaranteed laughs.
Fresh Prince of Bel Air
Now this is a story all about how Will Smith’s life got flipped-turned upside down, and I’d like to take a minute just sit right there, we’ll tell you how Will became the prince of a town called Bel-Air. You get the picture. Watch all six seasons on Netflix now.
That ‘70s Show
Watching That ‘70s Show is the ultimate binge-watch show. As they are just twenty-minute episodes, you’ll find yourself whizzing through the 10 seasons in no time. With a high-profile cast including Laura Prepon, Ashton Kutcher, and Mila Kunis, it’ll make you wish you were born in the ‘70s. Guaranteed.
Why are programs about lawyers so darn entertaining? Ally McBeal first aired in 1997 and ran for five seasons, exploring the life of the young attorney – Ally McBeal (played by Calista Flockhart) whose personal and professional life intertwine with disastrous consequences.
If you’re a bit of a sci-fi crime buff, you can now watch all eleven seasons of The X-Files on Netflix. This series ran from 1993 – 2002 and was one of the longest-running science fiction series in network TV history. This series follows the lives of two FBI agents and is sure to get your brains working…