PLL fans have dedicated years of their lives to a show that's filled with drama, sex, murder, and really chic outfits. But here's the thing — it certainly isn't the first cult-status teen drama to mix these elements. (And, of course, it won't be the last.)
In fact, the last decade-and-a-half is filled with TV series that are just as sexy, dark, and mysterious. They may even be better. Don't get us wrong, PLL is super fun to watch. But what about a show that's more than the sum of its shock-value twists and turns? What about a plot that makes sense? What about a show that takes risks?