11 TV Shows To Watch When You Need A Good Cry

11 TV Shows To Watch When You Need A Good Cry
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Sometimes you just need to an emotional release, but it won't come to you naturally. We've all been there. If you need to cry but just can't do it on your own, we suggest opening up Netflix and binging on these TV shows. It's the absolute best way to get your frustrations out.

This Is Us

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We're going to start with the obvious. In 2016, tissue stocks went through the roof because every week since its premiere we were DONE. Each episode presented a twist and turn that left us emotionally floored, and it'll do the same for you if you're one of the few that have yet to fall in love with this dramatic tear fest.

Friday Night Lights

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Teenage drama intertwines with a small town football team, the coach and his family. You wouldn't think this had the ability to get your emotions going, but it does.

​Orange is the New Black

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While this show presents a ton of laughs due to characters named Taystee and Crazy Eyes, there is a lot of heartbreak found within this women's prison that will leave you drained.

Grey's Anatomy

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Hello, this is set in a hospital. Of course there is death, but that's not even the cream of the crop. Tears fall every week due to these characters that happen to flow in an out of one another's lives like a sewing needle to a hem.

​The Walking Dead

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You will spend so much time falling in love with this character and that, only to sit in horror as they meet their maker due to one thing or another. Hey, it's the apocalypse, not everyone is going to make it out alive...but that doesn't make that reality hurt any less when you're watching.

​Nashville

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You'll cry over everything from relationships to out of nowhere deaths. Trust.

Party of Five

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First off, this was a show about freaking orphans. If that doesn't get you, we're not sure what will.

​Degrassi

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While there are a lot of light moments in the halls of Degrassi, when this teen drama decides to go there...they go the extra mile. Eating disorders, sexual assault, suicide, and so much more have continued to make this show a rollercoaster of emotions for years

Parenthood

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An amazing ensemble cast that brings to life what it's like to have a big family with even bigger issues.

The Fosters

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If there's something that can go wrong, it usually does for this family made of foster kids.

13 Reasons Why

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Netflix's most talked about show of 2017, this will leave you in shambles. Complete and utter shambles. Dark from the moment it starts to the second it comes to an end, you will not get through all of Hannah Baker's tapes without a mountain of tissues collecting by your side.
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