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What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'  

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List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of Fargo will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Fargo.

Wondering what to watch after Fargo? If the same sort of mystery, drama, and suspense found in the series has you hungry for more of the same, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with strange folks and murderous intent is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like Fargo ready for you to start bingeing.

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to Fargo, Breaking Bad is a great series about a high school science teacher who decides the best way to raise money for his family is to sell meth. Better Caul Saul is another great show, with many of the same sorts of characters and elements found in Fargo.

For fans of Fargo looking for good movie recommendations, the original Fargo is an obvious choice. That's the critically acclaimed movie by the Coen Brothers that inspired the television series of the same name. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include American Gods, Mindhunter, and The Usual Suspects.

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Fargo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'
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Fargo is a 1996 American neo-noir dark comedy crime film written, produced, edited, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Frances McDormand as a pregnant Minnesota police chief who investigates a series of local homicides, and William H. Macy as a struggling car salesman who hires two criminals to kidnap his wife. The film also features Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare, Harve Presnell, and John Carroll Lynch. The film earned seven Academy Award nominations, winning two for Best Original Screenplay for the Coens and Best Actress in a Leading Role for McDormand. It also won the BAFTA Award and the Award for Best Director for Joel Coen at the 1996 Cannes Film Festival. In 2006, the film ...more on Wikipedia

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Better Call Saul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'
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Better Call Saul (AMC, 2015) is an American television drama series created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, and a spinoff prequel of Breaking Bad. The trials and tribulations of lawyer, Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk), in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico. ...more on Wikipedia

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Breaking Bad is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'
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Breaking Bad is an American drama television series created and produced by Vince Gilligan. The show originally aired on the AMC network for five seasons, from January 20, 2008, to September 29, 2013. It tells the story of Walter White, a struggling high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer, who, together with his former student Jesse Pinkman, turns to a life of producing and selling to secure his family's financial future before he passes. The title is from a Southern colloquialism meaning to "raise hell". Breaking Bad is set and was filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'
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The Usual Suspects is a 1995 German-American neo-noir crime thriller film directed by Bryan Singer and written by Christopher McQuarrie. It stars Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio del Toro, Kevin Pollak, Chazz Palminteri, Pete Postlethwaite and Kevin Spacey. The film follows the interrogation of Roger "Verbal" Kint, a small-time con man who is one of only two survivors of a fire on a ship docked at the Port of Los Angeles. He tells an interrogator a convoluted story about events that led him and his partners in crime to the boat, and about a mysterious mob boss known as Keyser Söze who commissioned their work. ...more on Wikipedia

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