Neighborhood Wars

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  • TV-14
  • 2021
  • 6 Seasons
  • 6.8  (101)

"Neighborhood Wars" is an incredibly captivating reality-based series that premiered on A&E in 2021. The show provides an in-depth look at neighbor-to-neighbor disputes, offering a thrilling exploration of the passionate feuds and conflicts that sometimes befall amiable residential areas. The series is steeped in drama and intrigue that will keep viewers glued to their screens, eagerly anticipating the resolution to diverse community disputes.

The premise behind "Neighborhood Wars" is built around the contention that 'hell is a place on earth when next-door neighbors don't get along.' Each episode presents a distinct case of neighborhood dispute, launching viewers into ground zero of the conflicts. The narrative being told is starkly real and underlines how stressful, volatile, and sometimes dangerous it can be when communities become battlegrounds. The war lines are clearly drawn and it's a battle between residents, with the home turf as the backdrop.

Each episode sees A&E dissect complex American disputes, each unique in their nature. Disagreements range from boundary disputes and noise complaints to outright fear and safety concerns. The deviations in the sources of these contentious disputes create a broad spectrum for viewers, making each episode a unique experience. Some show cases where people become victims of their neighbor’s strange hobbies or habits, others reveal instances where uncontrollable pets claim territory beyond their limits, and some delve into dramatic spats about tasteless exterior decor, trash bin placement, or property boundaries.

"Neighborhood Wars" is not just about the conflicts, quarrels, and contests that transpire in America's neighborhoods. Integral to the show's charm is its ability to present these disputes in an engaging, enlightening and sometimes, even humorous light. It juxtaposes the seriousness of each dispute with the absurdity of disagreements between adults over seemingly mundane issues. This begrudging humor adds a touch of levity to the rather grave proceedings.

However, the show doesn't shy away from the serious implications of these neighborhood wars. At times, the inflammatory issues escalate to nerve-wracking heights which demonstrates that unchecked neighborhood disputes can spiral out of control, threatening the peace and security of communities. This depiction aims to highlight the importance of communication, understanding, and compromise among neighbors to maintain a harmonious coexistence.

The documentary-style production of "Neighborhood Wars" brings an approachable and relatable aesthetic to the show. Through first-hand accounts, re-enactments, and narrations, it gives viewers a vicarious experience of the disputes from the point of view of the aggrieved parties. This method of storytelling makes the viewer an active participant in each dispute, swinging between empathy and judgment for the parties involved. It also gives a breakdown of prior issues leading up to the climactic argument, showcasing that these disputes often evolve from a sequence of misunderstandings, crossed boundaries, or unresolved issues.

Moreover, "Neighborhood Wars" steers clear of painting any party as the 'villain.' Rather, it provides fair airtime to each side to express their perspectives, becoming an impartial observer of these conflicts instead of taking sides. This objectivity makes each episode unpredictable and keeps the viewers on their toes until the very end.

"Neighborhood Wars" does an excellent job of balancing drama with real-world implications while keeping viewers entertained and engaged. This A&E show offers a genuine depiction of neighborhood life, albeit through the lens of some of its more dramatic moments. It underscores the importance of community in our lives and how a simple misunderstanding can fracture the peace within it.

In essence, "Neighborhood Wars" is a one-of-a-kind immersive American reality series that merges the spectacle of neighborhood discord with the notions of home, community, and basic human disagreements. It's a vibrant, into-the-bargain reality series, complete with all the trimmings of suspense, drama, and entertainment, while still implying a sense of community values and neighborly conduct. It's an addictive watch for anyone interested in reality television, community dynamics, or just an engrossing tale of neighborly discords.

Neighborhood Wars is a series that is currently running and has 6 seasons (100 episodes). The series first aired on August 25, 2021.

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My Neighbor is a Secret Agent
21. My Neighbor is a Secret Agent
June 18, 2024
A sleep-deprived Texan accuses her neighbor of being an agent bent on stealing her computer. A Brooklyn man decides to tow his neighbor's poorly-parked car. And a mysterious hole appears in an apartment wall shared between two neighbors in Kansas.
Night Prowler
19. Night Prowler
June 11, 2024
A family in Iowa is horrified when they learn an intruder is lurking in their home while they sleep. A property line dispute in Texas gets personal with cursing, honking and a loud bang. And a Florida homeowner contends with racist verbal abuse from his next- door neighbor.
Game of Cones
18. Game of Cones
June 4, 2024
War erupts between two neighbors in a DC parking lot, involving traffic cones and handwritten notes. A Santa Rosa neighbor wears out his welcome donning a controversial shirt in his apartment complex. And a Michigan family come face-to-face with their neighbor's escaped farm animals.
Cat Pervert!
17. Cat Pervert!
June 4, 2024
A Florida woman finds herself in hot water with a fellow resident in her building when she soaks in the hot tub after dark. Two neighbors in California go head-to-head over newly-installed security cameras. And in San Diego, neighbors get into a cat fight over whose company a fickle feline prefers.
Neighborhood Wars Top 10: United We Stand
16. Neighborhood Wars Top 10: United We Stand
May 28, 2024
Welcome to the softer side of Neighborhood Wars, where neighbors come together to lend a helping hand in this top ten special.
Garbage Grudge
15. Garbage Grudge
May 28, 2024
A neighbor in Arizona creates a stink in an ongoing dispute over trash collection. In South Carolina a woman goes to battle with her neighbors over her passion for protecting wild geese in her neighborhood. And in a late-night backyard fight, an Australian man stands up to his older, larger neighbor.
All Bark
14. All Bark
May 21, 2024
An elderly New York couple finds themselves in the middle of a dispute with their neighbors over a light in front of their house. In Nashville, two neighbors face off about a fence placed over their shared property line. And in Illinois, a woman proves to be all bark when she confronts her neighbors over an off-leash dog.
No Smoke Without Gunfire
13. No Smoke Without Gunfire
May 21, 2024
A Washington man upset with his neighbors for burning wood in their backyard shockingly turns into a shootout. A Florida woman wrestles with an aggressive neighbor trying to force her way into her apartment. And an escaped emu runs amok in Ohio.
Knock It Off, Neighbor!
12. Knock It Off, Neighbor!
May 14, 2024
A couple in Florida are terrified when their neighbor repeatedly bangs on their apartment door looking for a missing bike. A Florida man deals with a trespasser by punching him in the face. And an allegedly stolen yacht crashes into a dock full of neighbors' boats.
How Mean I Can Be
11. How Mean I Can Be
May 14, 2024
A South Pasadena woman becomes enraged when a film crew shoots a commercial on her street. A dispute over dogs between neighboring residents in Indiana sparks a feud with an unexpected twist. And a minor disagreement over a seat on the New York City subway spirals out of control as two neighbors hurl verbal jabs and insults.
Gone to the Dogs
10. Gone to the Dogs
May 7, 2024
Two brothers find themselves in a heated showdown with a group of Alabama golfers during an afternoon on the back nine.
The Grill Sergeant
9. The Grill Sergeant
May 7, 2024
An Illinois man gets threatened by his landlord's son over a lease dispute; two women in Oklahoma have an argument over the right to cook on a charcoal grill; a neighbor loses his temper over parking in Alexandria, Va.
Sucked into a Tornado
8. Sucked into a Tornado
April 30, 2024
Neighbors in Dayton, Ohio quarrel after construction nails apparently litter a yard where children play. In Olympia, Washington, a couple is awoken by the sound of a neighbor playing basketball against their garage door. And in Little Rock, Arkansas, a woman watching a tornado suddenly finds it spinning towards her.
Don't Put Your Hands on Me
7. Don't Put Your Hands on Me
April 30, 2024
Two Texas neighbors engage in a fiery debate about where dogs should relieve themselves. Next door neighbors in England are embroiled in a relentless battle allegedly over noise disturbances. And when a California woman accuses a landlord of blocking in her car, a scuffle ensues.
Weeding & Warring
6. Weeding & Warring
April 23, 2024
In Sacramento, a neighbor mistakenly believes two women exchanging hair products in the park are actually selling drugs. A belligerent woman smashes her neighbor's window in Virginia. And two neighbors in Canada clash about the lawn care specialist working next door.
Survey Says . . . Fight!
5. Survey Says . . . Fight!
April 23, 2024
Battling neighbors in San Antonio compare land surveys to determine whose yard owns an extra foot of land. A group of Florida college students are confronted by a man with a weapon when trying to ride the elevator. And a Houston woman confronts her online critic at the neighborhood coffee shop.
Actions Have Consequences
4. Actions Have Consequences
April 16, 2024
A St. Louis family is alarmed when a neighbor bangs on their door with a hammer. When their leaf blower disappears, two sisters in Virginia decide to confront the neighbors. And in a small Missouri town, authorities enlist the help of a homeowner to reveal the unusual hiding spot of a missing suspect.
Next Door Stingers
3. Next Door Stingers
April 16, 2024
An East London woman battles a swarm of her neighbor's bees taking over her bedroom. In Texas, a new mother is shocked to witness her neighbor playing with fire. And a Georgia farmer temporarily blocks a school bus after he claims one of the students flips him the bird.
The Fourth of You-Lie
2. The Fourth of You-Lie
April 9, 2024
When a Houston family is denied access to a Fourth of July party at the neighborhood pool, verbal fireworks are set off. In New York, a man pulls out a switchblade during a school PTA meeting. And in Pennsylvania, a woman taunts her neighbor on her doorbell camera.
It's All Downhill From Here
1. It's All Downhill From Here
April 9, 2024
A San Francisco man blows his lid when some neighbors don't park properly on a steep hill. In Denver, a dog trainer claims her unwelcome puppy advice ends a friendship with the woman opposite. And in Virginia, neighbors engage in a shouting match, supposedly over late-night noise.
Where to Watch Neighborhood Wars
Neighborhood Wars is available for streaming on the A&E website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Neighborhood Wars on demand at Peacock Premium and Philo and Amazon and Vudu and Sling and Apple TV and A&E and.
  • Premiere Date
    August 25, 2021
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (101)