There are plenty of sad shows on Netflix to choose from if you’re in the mood for a good cry. From “13 Reasons Why” to “Glee,” these series will tug at your heartstrings.
If you’re looking for a show that will make you think, there are plenty of options on Netflix. These 26 series deal with heavy topics like mental illness, addiction, and grief.
“13 Reasons Why”
“13 Reasons Why” is one of the most popular sad shows on Netflix. The series follows high school student Clay Jenson as he listens to 13 tapes recorded by his friend Hannah Baker before she committed suicide. The show deals with heavy topics like sexual assault and bullying.
“Glee” is a musical comedy-drama about a group of high school students who are part of the glee club. The series deals with issues like teenage pregnancy, bullying, and homophobia.
“The Crown” is a historical drama about the British royal family. The show covers Queen Elizabeth II’s early reign, and deals with topics like marital problems and sibling rivalry.
“The End of the F***ing World”
This black comedy follows James, a teenager who believes he is a psychopath, and Alyssa, his rebellious classmate. The two go on a road trip together, and the show deals with themes like mental illness and violence.