The Best Dark Comedy TV Shows on PlutoTV
Finding a good Dark Comedy TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Dark Comedy TV shows of all time streaming on PlutoTV.
1. The Addams Family
What it's about: A satirical inversion of the ideal of the perfect American nuclear family, they are an eccentric wealthy family who delight in everything grotesque and macabre, and are never really aware that people find them bizarre or frightening. In fact, they themselves are often terrified by "normal" people.
Where to Watch: 64 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV & The Roku Channel). 64 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
What it's about: The story of a young group of siblings pretty much abandoned by their parents, surviving by their wits - and humor - on a rough Manchester council estate. Whilst they won't admit it, they need help and find it in Steve, a young middle class lad who falls for Fiona, the oldest sibling, and increasingly finds himself drawn to this unconventional and unique family. Anarchic family life seen through the eyes of an exceptionally bright fifteen year old, who struggles to come of age in the context of his belligerent father, closeted brother, psychotic sister and internet porn star neighbors.
Where to Watch: 140 episodes (83%) are available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Vudu & 1 other). 139 episodes (83%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu, Philo & 1 other). 138 episodes (82%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
3. No Offence
What it's about: Keeping these streets clean is a Herculean task, enough to demoralize even the keenest rookie – but there’s a reason why this hotchpotch of committed cops are on this force, on this side of town. Drug labs, arsonists, neo-Nazis and notorious murderers are all in a day’s work for this close-knit team, led by the dizzyingly capable but unquestionably unhinged DI Vivienne Deering. But when a particularly twisted serial killer emerges it leaves even the most hardened of these seasoned coppers reeling.
Where to Watch: 21 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV). 21 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & AcornTV). 21 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).
4. Bluestone 42
What it's about: Bluestone 42 is a comedy drama about a British bomb disposal detachment in Afghanistan. So what’s the average working day for a hero? Make your keen young colleague deal with the boring paperwork? Wind up your fellow employees? Flirt with the new girl on the team? Or deal with an unseen enemy who’s trying to blow you up? Bluestone 42 is a comedy drama about a bunch of soldiers who just happen to be risking their lives diffusing hidden bombs. But who says they can’t have some fun alongside the serious professional stuff? This hilarious and often surprising series follows the adventures of a bunch of diverse characters living and working together at an army base in Afghanistan. This is a show about something easily forgotten; soldiers really enjoy being soldiers, but it’s not just a show for soldiers and it’s not just about the Army: it’s also a show for anybody who has ever fallen in love, experienced status battles at work or had a fear of failure. It is packed with the lively workmate banter and relationship minefields that most people will recognise. Even if they don’t face danger on a daily basis...
Where to Watch: 21 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV). 20 episodes (95%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).