Memorial Day Weekend is full of barbeques, remembering the soldiers, beaches and TELEVISION.
To help you out with your extended three day weekend we have created a list of six television series worth binge-watching this weekend.
This week, HBO on Amazon Prime
was released allowing you to watch hit television series you missed in the past including The Wire, The Sopranos, Eastbound & Down
But, if you are interested in really celebrating Memorial Day check out Band of Brothers.
But, let us not get ahead of ourselves. Here is our list of 6 TV shows
you should binge-watch this weekend!
1. Band of Brothers
Band of Brothers is a ten-part 11-hour World War 2 miniseries executive produced by Steven Spielberg
and Tom Hanks.
The same group that produced Saving Private Ryan.
The episodes first premiered on HBO but are now available on HBO on Amazon Prime.
2. TEEN WOLF
The crazy and outlandish MTV
series is filled with gore, romance, and suspense.
The show's central character is Scott McCall (Tyler Posey), a high school student and social outcast who is bitten by a werewolf while looking for a dead girl in the woods. Scott attempts to maintain a normal life, keeping the fact of his being a werewolf secret from everyone, with the exception of his best friend "Stiles" Stilinski (Dylan O'Brien), who helps him through the changes in his life and body, and another mysterious werewolf, Derek Hale (Tyler Hoechlin).
How can you miss out on teenage werewolves. The mixture of hormones and high school finals is just too exciting to miss out. The new season is about to premiere. So, here's the perfect chance to catch up
3. Orange is the New Black
Rosie O'Donnell loves this show
and if she loves it you have to watch it, not really but, the show is actually pretty good. It takes a comedic look at women in prison and dealing with relationships, friendships, and doing their time.
Orange is The New Black, is based on
Piper Kerman's memoir, Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison, about her experiences in prison. The series revolves around Piper Chapman (Taylor Schilling), a bisexual woman living in New York City who is sentenced to 15 months in a women's federal prison for transporting a suitcase full of drug money to her former girlfriend, Alex Vause (Laura Prepon), who is an international drug smuggler.
The new season of Orange is the New Black
premieres on June 6, 2014
4. Bates Motel
If you have Netflix
, this is the perfect thing not to watch with your parents unless you are interested in awkward moments and uncomfortable family dinners. Bates Motel centers on the life of
Norman Bates and his mother
Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film.
Friday night was an amazing season finale. Now is an amazing time to catch up on a television series that will surprise you is aired on basic cable. The television series is filled with suspense, action, and mystery. It is the mixture between Showtime's 'Dexter' and 'CSI'.
6. Game of Thrones
Consider this as a visual audiobook packed with action scenes, fight scenes, romance, and amazing entertainment. 'Game of Thrones' is one of the most watched television series right now and that is for a good reason. With each episode costing HBO about a million dollars to make, it is like a mini movie.
Check it out, you will thank us later.
enjoy yourself, Memorial Day
is a day dedicated to the men and women who died while serving in the United States military. Also this marks the start of summer vacation.
This is a short list in comparison to the total number of shows you can watch this weekend. What are you planning on watching this weekend? What do you think the rest of the us would like that we haven't yet heard about? Do you think binge-watching is becoming more socially acceptable? Or would you rather watch a smaller amount of television?
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