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Candid camera: ‘How To with John Wilson’

Both delightfully droll and genuinely moving, John Wilson’s idiosyncratic documentary series is this month’s streaming standout


The US drama about teen plane-crash survivors is a heady mix of folk horror and high-school betrayal

Power plays: ‘Total Control’ season two

Led by Deborah Mailman’s tour de force performance, the political drama’s second season homes in on truth-telling in the public sphere

‘New Gold Mountain’

SBS’s Australian goldfields series looks beyond colonial orthodoxies to tell the neglected stories

The host with the most failings: ‘This Time with Alan Partridge’ season two

Steve Coogan’s hapless TV host remains an absurdist joy, while Bilal Baig’s comedy series ‘Sort Of’ and Margaret Qualley’s performance in ‘Maid’ are among the latest streaming highlights

Ties that bind: ‘Succession’ season three

Jeremy Strong’s performance in the HBO drama’s third season is masterful

Murder they spoke: ‘Only Murders in the Building’

A droll comic mystery about budding true crime podcasters leads September’s streaming highlights

Funny business: ‘Hacks’

Tracking a growing friendship between two comics, bittersweet comedy series ‘Hacks’ leads August’s streaming highlights

Tip of the pops: ‘This Is Pop’ and ‘Song Exploder’

Two Netflix documentary series only manage to skim the surface of pop music history

Petty bourgeoisie: ‘The White Lotus’

Mike White’s scathing takedown of privilege leads July’s streaming highlights