Best Amazon Prime Video Original Series And Movies For You

Does romance with the spice of adventure and the climax scenes which make your heart skip a beat amaze you? Do you want to watch the talent of the new face? If your answer is yes! Then Amazon Prime has some original content listing romantic movies, adventurous movies, horror movies, thriller movies, and series for you to entertain.


To ensure you can find the best movies and series from different domains available on Amazon Prime even in 2021, we have made a comprehensive list of movies and series that you can stream on this amazing over-the-top platform.

The 5 Best Amazon Prime Original Series

The Marvelous Mrs Maisel

  • Director: Daniel Palladino, Scott Ellis, Daniel Attias, and Jamie Babbit.
  • Producer: Sal Carino.
  • IMDb Rating: 8.7/10.
  • Cast: Rachel Brosnahan(lead actress), Alex Borstein, Luke Kirby, Zachary McClain, and others.

This could be one of the best Amazon Prime series you should watch. The story revolves around a woman who is in New York City. It was about the late 1950s when her husband left her, and she decided to become a stand-up comedian.

This series has an amazing look at the late 1950s where women are bringing themselves to the workforce. It comes under the comedy genre, but you can also expect a punch of drama in it as the creator of the series is Amy Sherman-Palladino, who has also created Gilmore Girls. There are three seasons of this series, and the fourth season is in the making. This series has won an Emmy Award in 2018 and has won and got nominated for many other awards in the past couple of years.

Fleabag

  • Director: Tim Kirkby and Harry Bradbeer.
  • Producer: Lydia Hampson (Season 1) and Sarah Hammond (Season 2)
  • IMDb Rating: 8.7/10.
  • Cast: Phoebe Waller Bridge, Andrew Scott, Sian Clifford, and others.

Another fabulous Amazon Prime series for you to watch. It is a British drama series starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge in the lead and Sian Clifford, Andrew Scott. The concept of the story centers on a young lady in London who is finding a companion to spend life and romance with.

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's character played this series as a one-woman series. This series will not make you feel like you are watching a stage play on screen. There are two seasons of the series, both available on Amazon Prime.

The lead character's behavior of talking to the camera in a fourth-wall-breaking trick will make you laugh, though. This series has won an Emmy Award for Best Comedy Series Award in 2019.

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Bosch

  • Director: Jim Mckay
  • Producer: Eric Overmyer, Welliver, Pieter Jan Brugge, Henrik Bastin, and Michael Connelly.
  • IMDb Rating: 8.4/10
  • Cast: Titus Welliver, Jerry Edgar, Maddie and others.

This series is based on a novel by author Michael Connelly. This series stars Madison Lintz, Amy Aquino,Titus Welliver, Jamie Hector, and Lance Reddick. Bosch, the lead of the series, has blood on his mind. He is a former special forces officer who has traveled the Middle East and is now a determined, jazz-loving homicide detective of LAPD in the Hollywood Division. And investigates suspicious murders or death, facing many challenges.

This series has seven seasons. At a few parts, the series slows down, but the action sequences gear up the show. If you have an affection for crime novels, this series is inspired by one of the famous crime novels and you should watch it.

Lakhon Mein Ek

  • Director: Abhishek Sengupta
  • Executive producers: Ruby Thakur (Season 1) and Varsha Venkatesan (Season 2)
  • IMDb Rating: 8.2/10
  • Cast: Ritwik Sahore, Alam Khan, Ajita Kulkarni, and others (Season 1). Milind Joshi, Shweta Tripathi, and Suyash Joshi, and others (Season 2).

Let us talk about one of the most underrated artists, Shweta Tripathi's web series. It is a series with a story that revolves around a guy sent to Visakhapatnam for the IIT entrance exam preparation and Doctor Shreya, who struggles and fights with the system regarding the healthcare of Sitalpur Village. This series has two seasons, the first one will focus on Aakash(the IIT guy), and the second will center on Dr Sherya.

Panchayat

  • Director: Deepak Kumar Mishra
  • Executive producer: Sameer Saxena
  • IMDb Rating: 8.2/10
  • Cast: Jitendra Kumar, Neena Gupta, Raghuvir Yadav, and others.

Last but not least, here is another best Amazon Prime Original series in Hindi: an Indian series that has proven itself in the race of the top platform. Panchayat is a comedy-drama series in which the story is about a middle-class guy struggling in a village called Phulera. He gets a job as Panchayat Secretary in the village and studies as well for his desired job. This eight-episode series succeeds in being a satire on stilted governance and the struggle of a city guy in a village.

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The 5 Best Amazon Prime Original Movies

Annette

  • Director: Leos Carax
  • Producer: Adam Driver, Charles Gillibert, Paul Dominique V.
  • IMDb Rating: 6.4/10.
  • Cast: Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard, Simon Helberg and others

Heard of Annette? It is a musical romantic genre movie. The movie revolves around Henry and Ann, the characters. Henry is a guy who does stand-up comedy for a living who falls in love with Ann, who is an opera singer. And later on, they marry each other. The couple's life turns upside down after the birth of their first baby girl. Ann gets weird dreams of what she accepts might be Henry's checkered past.

Radioactive

  • Director: Marjane Satrapi
  • Producer: Tim Bevan, Paul Webster, and Eric Fellner
  • IMDb Rating: 6.2/10
  • Cast: Rosamund Pike, Sam Riley, Anya Taylor-Joy, and Aneurin Barnard

Radioactive is a British biographical drama movie released in 2020. This movie is based on a graphic novel named Radioactive: Marie and Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout by Lauren Redniss. The movie tells us the story of Marie Curie's life as a scientist in the early 20s century. She discovered polonium, radium, and radiation.

Marie was not only the one who was a genius; her husband Pierre Curie was also a formidable scientist. Marie's daughter also went to prove herself in science. The film revolves around Marie's struggle with xenophobia and sexism.

Black Box

  • Director: Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour Jr.
  • Producer: John H. Brister
  • IMDb Rating: 6.2/10.
  • Cast: Mamoudou Athie (Nolan Wright), Phylicia Rashad (Dr. Lilian Brooks), Troy James, and Tosin Morohunfola.

Black Box is a horror genre movie released in 2020. Mamoudou Athie plays the lead character whose name is Nolan Wright, in the movie. The film centers on a guy (Nolan Wright) who is suffering from amnesia, making his life hard for him and his daughter.

This movie was created under the partnership of Prime Video and Blumhouse. He survived a car accident in which he lost his wife. Then there was a Dr named Lilian Brooks, who claims to get Nolan's memory back.

Joji

  • Director: Dileesh Pothan
  • Producer: Fahadh, Syam Pushkaran, Dileesh Pothan
  • IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
  • Cast: Fahadh Faasil, Basil Joseph, and Dileesh Pothan

Joji is a 2021 Indian family crime drama thriller film in the Malayalam language. The story of the movie is inspired by Macbeth, a play by William Shakespeare. Joji is an engineering dropout guy and the son of a rich family. Joji lives with his family in the middle of a sizable plantation of Kerala in the high ranges.

Dileesh Pothan directs this thriller movie, and the writer of the story is Syam Pushkaran. The Hero’s goal in life is to be super-wealthy, and in greed of accomplishing his desires, he plans to do something suspicious in a family event.

Karnan

  • Director: Mari Selvaraj
  • Producer: Kalaippuli S Thanu
  • IMDb Rating: 8.2/10
  • Cast: Dhanush, Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli, Lal, Rajisha Vijayan, Yogi Babu, Gouri G. Kishan, and ensemble.

Karnan is one of the best Tamil movies of 2021 you must watch. It is an action drama. Karnan theatrically was released on 9 April 2021 as well. The story revolves around the struggle of Karnan, who is from a Dalit community, and the community lives in a small town, those Dalits were caged from all sides by people who all are powerful, and they suppress their voices. They do not allow Dalits to raise their voices.

Despite this character, Karnan, played by Dhanush, becomes the voice of the Dalit community. Those people praise the faceless god. Later Karana becomes the face resisting the power.

Conclusion

Amazon Prime Video is providing us with the original movies as well as series. Be it action, comedy or thrillers,these movies and series are entertaining us in different zones. They are providing us over the top content, and this became more popular during pandemics. These were some of the famous original movies and series on Amazon Prime. If you think we might have missed out on some other good movies and series in the article, comment below and let us know.

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