Best of the Year: 2020

Drama TV Show of the Year

 

The battle for the single greatest drama of the year ends here!

On a very special episode of Movie of the Year, the Taste Buds and the Unnatural 20’s continue to hack their way through the year 2020. The album of the year and the comedy TV show of the year have been picked, so now it’s time for the final episode: TV Drama! 8 shows were already eliminated in the Preview Show, and tonight, four more series will get killed. It all comes down to this, folks, so stop saving the drama for your mama, and use it all up here!

BETTER CALL SAUL

SEASON 5

The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer Jimmy McGill in the time before he established his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

THE GOOD LORD BIRD

Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in this series based on the novel. “Onion” is a fictional enslaved boy who becomes a member of Brown’s family of abolitionist soldiers and finds himself in the 1859 raid at Harpers Ferry.

I MAY DESTROY YOU

SEASON 1

The question of sexual consent in contemporary life and how, in the new landscape of dating and relationships, we make the distinction between liberation and exploitation.

THE LAST DANCE

Charting the rise of the 1990’s Chicago Bulls, led by Michael Jordan, one of the most notable dynasties in sports history.

THE MANDALORIAN

SEASON 2

The travels of a lone bounty hunter in the outer reaches of the galaxy, far from the authority of the New Republic.

MRS. AMERICA

Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly leads an unexpected fight against the Equal Rights Amendment movement during the 1970s.

P-VALLEY

SEASON 1

Follows the lives of strip club dancers working down in the Dirty Delta.

THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT

Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.