If you just finished Homeland 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 Homeland that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of suspense and political intrigue that you had while watching your favorite episodes of Homeland.
With lots of options, including House of Cards, a show about a cunning politician's rise to power alongside his (and her) willingness to do anything, and even movies like The Departed, about police corruption and the fight to do what's right, deciding what to watch after Homeland will really just depend on your mood.
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Enthusiasts of Homeland will appreciate this unconventional spy thriller.
24 is an American television series produced for the Fox network created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran, and starring Kiefer Sutherland as Counter Terrorist Unit agent Jack Bauer. Each 24-episode season covers 24 hours in the life of Bauer, using the real time method of narration. Premiering on November 6, 2001, the show spanned 192 episodes over eight seasons, with the series finale broadcast on May 24, 2010. In addition, a television film, 24: Redemption, was broadcast between seasons six and seven. Fox announced in May 2013 that 24 would return as a 12-episode series titled 24: Live Another Day which aired from May 5 to July 14, 2014. Bauer is the only character to have appeared in ...more on Wikipedia
Homeland fans who enjoyed Damian Lewis' performance should check out his other Showtime series.
Billions (Showtime, 2016) is loosely based on the activities of crusading federal prosecutor Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Bobby "Axe" Axelrod (Damian Lewis) is an ambitious hedge fund manager who survived the September 11 attacks, and thus pays the college tuitions of his former colleagues' children. He is extremely charitable and generous in public, but grows his firms enormous wealth. ...more on Wikipedia
Admirers of Homeland will enjoy Breaking Bad if they like dramas with a questionable moral compass.
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
Fans of Homeland should watch Ozark if they enjoy a little shade to their characters.
Ozark (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime drama series created by Bill Dubuque. Financial planner Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman) must suddenly relocate his family (Laura Linney) from Chicago to a summer resort community in Missouri to wash money and pay off his debt to a Mexican (Esai Morales). ...more on Wikipedia