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Best Amazon Originals Right Now

Some of the most talked-about shows right now are Amazon Originals, so of course, we needed to cover some of the very best series they have to offer. A good handful of these series are also based on novels or comics by the same name, so if you love to read, these shows may be up your alley. 

If you’re looking for quality shows to watch with only the best reviews, give one of these series a go! We promise you won’t be disappointed by these compelling storylines and loveable characters. 

Best Amazon Originals Right Now

The Boys

Superheros must be the pinnacle of good. They must sacrifice themselves for the sake of others because they’ve been gifted with the ability to do so, but what happens when the good guys go rouge? The Boys are on a mission to reveal the ugly truth behind society’s favorite heroes and they’re going to do it without powers to back them up. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

The Man in the High Castle - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Alexa Davalos, Rupert Evans, Luke Kleintank (Actors)
  • David Semel (Director) - Frank Spotnitz (Writer) - Ridley Scott (Producer)

The Man in the High Castle 

What if America lost World War 2 and the Axis powers reigned supreme? In this series, we take a look at an alternate timeline where the US has been divided into three sections: the Japanese section, the Nazi section, and a buffer zone in between. When a woman finds a film that reveals a different and free country, she’s determined to see it come true and find who owns the film. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

Good Omens - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Michael Sheen, David Tennant, Jon Hamm (Actors)
  • Douglas Mackinnon (Director) - Neil Gaiman (Writer) - Rob Wilkins (Producer)

Good Omens

The Apocalypse is coming and an unlikely partnership between an angel and demon that have grown fond of each other doesn’t want to see it happen. With Heaven and Hell preparing for war and the extinction of humanity, it’s up to this pair to find the AntiChrist and save the world. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

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Lore Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Aaron Mahnke (Actor)
  • Darnell Martin (Director) - Jeff Eckerle (Writer) - Ben Silverman (Producer)

Lore

This anthology of Aaron Mahnke’s podcast “Lore” breaths life into his detailed explanations of our greatest fears and how the monsters we learned about when we were kids have some truth to them. Including reenactments and chilling animations, this series is perfect for those interested in occult and horror stories. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

Undone – Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Rosa Salazar, Angelique Cabral, Constance Marie (Actors)
  • Hisko Hulsing (Director) - Kate Purdy (Writer) - Amazon Content Services LLC (Producer)

Undone

Our main character is 28-year-old Alms who nearly died in a car accident. Having realized she has a new relationship with time, we follow her on a journey to discover the truth behind her father’s death and the elasticity of reality. A beautifully animated show that connects the dots of life for us in an artistic rendering. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Alex Borstein, Marin Hinkle, Rachel Brosnahan (Actors)
  • Scott Ellis (Director) - Amy Sherman-Palladino (Producer)

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Midge Maisel is living the perfect life in 1958 New York. She has a husband, kids, and the Upper Westside apartment that others can only dream of, but when her life takes a sudden turn she discovers stand-up comedy. This new path will be difficult, but it’s going to be worth it, or at least she hopes so. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

The Tick - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman, Valorie Curry (Actors)
  • Wally Pfister (Director) - Ben Edlund (Writer) - Ben Edlund (Producer)

The Tick

Society has had superheroes for a while now and with heroes come villains too. An accountant with mental health issues suspects this city is controlled by a villain that should be dead, so he teams up with one of the many heroes around to uncover what’s really going on. (Stream on Amazon Prime)

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Let us know of any series we may have missed and if you love any of the shows on this list! Don’t forget to share this with the tv lover in your life. 

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