Why to watch:
As one of the best thrillers on television, there's a good reason why "Homeland" has been sweeping the Golden Globes ever since it premiered in 2011. It's already gone through so many twists and turns that there's no way an viewer could jump in unprepared when Season 3 premieres in the fall. Do yourself a favor and start from the beginning of "Homeland" -- you won't regret it.
Where to watch: Amazon Instant Video
When to watch by:
Sept. 29, 2013, when "Homeland" returns for Season 3.