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What To Watch If You Love 'Dirty John'

Updated July 24, 2020 541 votes 48 voters 3.2k views63 items

List RulesVote up the television series that you know other fans of 'Dirty John' will love.

If you just finished Dirty John and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Dirty John that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of suspense that you had while watching your favorite episodes of Dirty John.

With lots of options, including You, a show that follows a man who develops a toxic obsession, and even movies like Before I Go to Sleep, a psychological thriller about a woman trying to piece her life together, deciding what to watch after Dirty John will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows like Dirty John is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other Dirty John fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes. So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Dirty John? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.  

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    You is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Dirty John'
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    You (Lifetime, 2018) is an American television drama series created by Greg Berlanti and Sera Gamble, based on the novel by Caroline Kepnes. A clever bookstore manager (Penn Badgley) relies on his savvy Internet know-how to make the woman of his dreams fall in love with him.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Doctor Foster is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Dirty John'
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    Doctor Foster is a British drama television series that is set to first broadcast on BBC One. The five-part series, written by Mike Bartlett, is about Doctor Jenny Foster suspecting her husband has been having an affair and finding out the truth.... more on Wikipedia
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    Safe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Dirty John'
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    Safe (Netflix, 2018) is a television drama series created by Harlan Coben. After his teenage daughter goes missing, widowed surgeon Tom Delaney (Michael C. Hall) begins unearthing dark secrets about the people closest to him. ... more on Wikipedia
  • What/If is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Dirty John'
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    What/If (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Mike Kelley. An anthology series which tackles a different morality tale, and the ripple effect of a single decision that changes the trajectory of an entire life.... more on Wikipedia

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