Sons of Anarchy (2008– )

TV Series  -   -  Crime | Drama | Thriller
8.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.7/10 from 119,870 users  
Reviews: 164 user | 85 critic

A man in his early 30s struggles to find a balance in his life between being a new dad and his involvement in a motorcycle club.

Creator:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 titles
created 10 May 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 17 May 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 03 Jun 2012
 
a list of 44 titles
created 15 Feb 2013
 
a list of 23 titles
created 07 Oct 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Sons of Anarchy" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Sons of Anarchy (2008– )

Sons of Anarchy (2008– ) on IMDb 8.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Sons of Anarchy.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



Unknown   7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
2014   2013   2012   2011   … See all »
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Walking Dead (TV Series 2010)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies.

Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
Game of Thrones (TV Series 2011)
Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros.

Stars: Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage, Maisie Williams
Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  

A high school chemistry teacher turns to a life of crime in order to provide for his family's future.

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn
Dexter (2006–2013)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A Miami police forensics expert moonlights as a serial killer of criminals whom he believes have escaped justice.

Stars: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas
Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
Crime | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A reputable Atlantic City politician strives to maintain power by equally collaborating with both the law and gangsters.

Stars: Steve Buscemi, Stephen Graham, Vincent Piazza
Vikings (TV Series 2013)
Action | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

The adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok: the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the saga of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes... See full summary »

Stars: Travis Fimmel, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig
Homeland (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

When Marine Nicolas Brody is hailed as a hero after he returns home from eight years of captivity in Iraq, intelligence officer Carrie Mathison is the only one who suspects that he may have been "turned".

Stars: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Damian Lewis
Orange Is the New Black (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The story of Piper Chapman, a woman in her thirties who is sentenced to fifteen months in prison after being convicted of a decade-old crime of transporting money for her drug-dealing girlfriend.

Stars: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning
True Detective (TV Series 2014)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

The lives of two detectives, Rust Cohle and Martin Hart, become entangled during a 17-year hunt for a serial killer in Louisiana.

Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson, Michelle Monaghan
The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

Modern day morality tale about New Jersey mob boss Tony Soprano, as he deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco
Justified (TV Series 2010)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Old-school U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens is reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky.

Stars: Timothy Olyphant, Joelle Carter, Nick Searcy
House of Cards (TV Series 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Stars: Kevin Spacey, Michael Gill, Robin Wright
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Jackson 'Jax' Teller (88 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Gemma Teller Morrow (88 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Robert Munson / ... (88 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Filip 'Chibs' Telford / ... (88 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Alex 'Tig' Trager (88 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Juan Carlos 'Juice' Ortiz / ... (86 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Tara Knowles (82 episodes, 2008-2013)
...
 Chief Wayne Unser (81 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Clarence 'Clay' Morrow / ... (79 episodes, 2008-2013)
...
 Happy (64 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Harry 'Opie' Winston (54 episodes, 2008-2012)
...
 Piermont 'Piney' Winston (52 episodes, 2008-2011)
...
 Chucky Marstein / ... (41 episodes, 2008-2014)
...
 Lyla (40 episodes, 2009-2014)
...
 Philip 'Filthy Phil' Russell / ... (37 episodes, 2010-2013)
Edit

Storyline

Sons of Anarchy, aka SAMCRO, is a motorcycle club that operates both illegal and legal businesses in the small town of Charming. They combine gun-running and a garage, plus involvement in porn film. Clay, the president, likes it old school and violent; while Jax, his stepson and the club's VP, has thoughts about changing the way things are, based on his dead father's journal. Their conflict has effects on both the club and their personal relationships. Written by Pia

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Let freedom ride

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 September 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Forever Sam Crow  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When the series explores the Sons' deeper involvement with the IRA and ultimate trip to Belfast, Ireland, the episodes chronicling the chapter's period overseas are titled in Irish: "Lochan Mor" (Big Pond/Lake) (S3/E8), "Turas" (Journey/Tour) (S3/E9), "Fírinne" (Truth) (S3/E10), "Bainne" (Milk) (S3/E11). The theme song "This Life", that opens every series episode, features the addition of Irish traditional musical instruments (flutes, tin whistles) for the duration of the Irish stopover. Episode 13 (season 2) is titled "Na Trioblóidí" which is Irish for "The Troubles", a period generally pertaining to the 30-year political/religious unrest in Northern Ireland that ultimately ended with the Good Friday Agreement in 1998. See more »

Goofs

The show is set in a fictional San Joaquin County city, but all the Teller-Morrow Automotive tow trucks have a 925 area code. None of San Joaquin County is covered by the 925 area code, its neighbor Contra Costa County is. See more »

Quotes

Jackson 'Jax' Teller: [voiceover, reading his fathers memoirs] A true outlaw finds the balance between the passion in his heart and the reason in his mind. The outcome is the balance of might and right.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Season 3 episodes "Lochan Mor", "Turas", "Fírinne", and "Bainne" used an Irish rendition of the main theme song. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #15.140 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Why isn't anyone rating this series?
16 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Cmon everyone, plug in your rating. Hard to believe this show hasn't received the minimum 5 votes. It obviously has received enough attention to garner a following. Perhaps the viewers of the series don't find it necessary to vote. However, I think it helps others all over the world get a sense as to whether the show is worth even checking out. In this case, it definitely is. At least for the guilty pleasure factor. The show could be a little better if they laid off some of the generic TV series scenes. But, ultimately it is better than 90% of what's out there. However, I have only seen the first 5 episodes, so it may be that I'm being set up for things to get a little darker. I'm enjoying catching up on the first season and look forward to the second season beginning in a few weeks. I appreciate F/X supporting a series like this, as TV needs to challenge the audience more. Shows like "The Sopranos", "Six Feet Under", "Big Love" are the gold standard, so let's keep it going.


71 of 117 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Annoyed about the constant mention of The Shield HuskyDustyRusty
TV Commericals foreshadowing? inforlonghaul
Nothing gets by August Marks HaBec
The so called genius can't even keep track of his own show's timeline!!! Gee_for_Vendetta
Juice's betrayal kingwilson499
Marilyn Manson kmay144
Discuss Sons of Anarchy (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page