On the outside, Lester and Carolyn Burnham (Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening) are the perfect couple living the American Dream in a wonderful neighbourhood; but behind closed doors, everything isn't as settled as it seems.

Created by Craig Thomas and Carter Bays, the show is presented from the perspective of Ted Mosby in 2030 ("Future Ted") as he tells his children how he met the titular mother.

The show lasted for nine seasons and 208 episodes; the finale first aired on March 31, 2014.

The first half depicts a rather sombre tone, something reminiscent of an indie movie, while the second half becomes more like a murder mystery/conman movie.

The main focus is Emily (Rooney Mara), a severely depressed young woman who is trying to readjust to her husband's release from prison.

That is until he gets to know reporter and aspiring news anchor, Robin...

Watch this if you enjoyed: The Big Bang Theory, Friends, Modern Family, Scrubs, Two And A Half Men, Will And Grace and New Girl.Steven Soderbergh's filmography hosts an unusually diverse range of movies from Contagion to Magic Mike; Side Effects is nothing short of completely different.The film even seems unable at times to decipher what kind of picture it really wants to be – but that's what makes it so interesting.It revolves around wanted man Raymond "Red" Reddington (James Spader), who has seemingly given himself over to the FBI in order to lessen the severity of his prosecutions, in exchange for valuable information about criminals they don't even know exist.But he will only confer with one agent, Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone), a young woman starting her career with the FBI on the day Red reveals himself. The protagonist is both bad and good, and we know it from the get-go.Meanwhile, his wife struggles to balance her crazy ambitions as a property agent and her obsession with buying things, while his daughter Jane is developing a happy friendship with a shy boy next door called Ricky, who lives with an abusive father.