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Best known for producing movies, there are actually quite a few great Cinemax series. While thought of in terms of raunchy adult content, historically Cinemax has produced programs other than their After Dark programs. From the cult classic Max Headroom to programs like Banhsee, Cinemax has something for everyone. 

Although television fans in different locations grew up with Cinemax on different channels, most of us got the same shows. Don't let your favorite Cinemax TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top Cinemax television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the Cinemax network, even ones that are no longer on the air.

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Banshee is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
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Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Catrina Simpson added Strike Back

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Hunted is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Melissa George, Adam Rayner, Stephen Dillane - Hunted is a 2012 British television drama series created and written by Frank Spotnitz and produced by Kudos Film and Television and Big Light Productions for British broadcaster BBC, for its ...more

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The Knick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Clive Owen, André Holland, Jeremy Bobb - The Knick is an American television drama series on Cinemax created by Jack Amiel and Michael Begler and directed by Steven Soderbergh. The series follows Dr. John W. Thackery (Clive Owen) and ...more

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Quarry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Quarry

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The Best Sex Ever is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
The Best Sex Ever Nichole Hiltz - The Best Sex Ever is an American erotic anthology series featured on Cinemax during their "After Dark" schedule. The series features simulated sex scenes, and thus can be categorized ...more

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Transporter: The Series is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Chris Vance, François Berléand, Charly Hübner - Transporter: The Series is an English-language French-Canadian action-adventure television series, spun off from the Transporter film series created by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen. It is ...more

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Erotic Confessions is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Erotic Confessions Ava Fabian, Carrie Westcott, Julie K. Smith - Erotic Confessions is a Cinemax channel show airing from 1992 to 1996 and as a video series from 1994 to 1997. Its premise was a modern-day letter reader by Jacqueline Stone. The cast starred ...more

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Outcast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Patrick Fugit, Philip Glenister, Wrenn Schmidt - Outcast (Cinemax, 2016) is an American horror drama television series created by Robert Kirkman, based on his comic books. A young man (Patrick Fugit) searches for answers as to why he's been ...more

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Forbidden science is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Forbidden science Noelle DuBois - Forbidden Science is a Cinemax "After Dark" series that premiered in January 2009. It is set in a near-future world in which people fulfill erotic desires with virtual reality and ...more

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Black Tie Nights is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Black Tie Nights Tiffany Bolton - Black Tie Nights was a softcore drama anthology series which aired on Cinemax in the United States from 2004 to 2005. This anthology show revolved around the adventures of Olivia Hartley and ...more

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Zane's Sex Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Zane's Sex Chronicles Christina DeRosa, Patrice Fisher, Maya Gilbert - Zane's Sex Chronicles is an American television series based on the urban erotica novels written by Zane. The series follows the friendships and relationship of five female friends who enjoy the ...more

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Max Headroom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Matt Frewer, Amanda Pays, Chris Young - Max Headroom is a British-produced American satirical science fiction television series by Chrysalis Visual Programming and Lakeside Productions for Lorimar-Telepictures that aired in the United ...more

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Mike Judge Presents: Tales fro... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus Mike Judge, Don Adams, Gary Adams - Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus (Cinemax, 2017) is an American animated comedy television series created by Mike Judge, Richard Mullins and Dub Cornett. Narrated by Judge, the ...more

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Quarry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Logan Marshall-Green, Jodi Balfour, Damon Herriman - Quarry is the story of Mac Conway, a Marine who returns home to Memphis from Vietnam in 1972 and finds himself shunned by those he loves and demonized by the public. As he struggles to cope with ...more

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Rellik is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Rellik Richard Dormer, Jodi Balfour, Paterson Joseph - Rellik (Starz, 2018) is a crime television series created by Harry and Jack Williams. Himself a survivor, Detective Chief Inspector Gabriel Markham (Richard Dormer) goes on the hunt for a serial ...more

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Balseros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Balseros is a 2002 Catalan documentary co-directed by Carles Bosch and Josep Maria Domènech about Cubans leaving during the Período Especial. As a consequence of the widespread ...more

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SCTV Channel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin -

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Beah: A Black Woman Speaks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Beah: A Black Woman Speaks is a 2003 documentary about the life of Academy Award nominated actress Beah Richards. Directed by Lisa Gay Hamilton, it won the Documentary Award at the AFI Los ...more

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Bus 174 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cinemax TV Shows
Bus 174 is a Brazilian documentary film released on October 22, 2002. It is the debut film of director José Padilha and co-director Felipe Lacerda. Sandro do Nascimento, a young man from ...more