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What to Watch If You Love 'Fargo'

Updated December 11, 2019 318 votes 26 voters50 items

List RulesVote 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
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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
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  • No Country for Old Men
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  • The Usual Suspects
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  • Breaking Bad
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