The Best Genius TV Shows on Netflix
Finding a good Genius 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 Genius TV shows of all time streaming on Netflix.
1. Family Guy
What it's about: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing his mother and taking over the world), Meg (the oldest, and is the most unpopular girl in town) and Chris (the middle kid, he's not very bright but has a passion for movies). The final member of the family is Brian - a talking dog and much more than a pet, he keeps Stewie in check whilst sipping Martinis and sorting through his own life issues.
Where to Watch: 31 episodes (9%) are available to watch free online (Adult Swim, FOX & Yahoo View). 326 episodes (97%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hulu). 98 episodes (29%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (FX, TBS, FOX & 1 other). 334 episodes (99%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
2. BoJack Horseman
What it's about: Meet the most beloved sitcom horse of the 90s - 20 years later. BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around," but today he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful sweaters.
Where to Watch: 60 episodes (98%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 4 episodes (7%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Comedy Central).
What it's about: TV series about a high school philosophy teacher, Merlí, who teaches in an original way, and about the students of his class, including his own son, and the relationship, friendship, love, and problems between the students of the class.
Where to Watch: 13 episodes (33%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).
4. Genius of the Modern World
What it's about: Historian Bettany Hughes retraces the lives of three great thinkers whose ideas shaped the modern world - Karl Marx, Frederick Nietzsche and Sigmund Freud.
Where to Watch: 3 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).