Top 10 Shows On Amazon Prime Video In 2022
News - 23rd Apr 2022
Bosch (2014- )
In this procedural drama, no-nonsense Los Angeles detective Harry Bosch investigates high profile crimes while also contending with formidable antagonists from serial killers to mobbed-up Hollywood producers. As his work life leaks into his personal, Bosch finds it nearly impossible to separate them.
Based on the one-woman show of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag is a comedy that follows a woman in the throes of anxiety and misfortune. Cleverly written and performed, the series follows the decisions and the awkward outcomes of the titular character, also credited as Fleabag.
When a defeated lawyer who’s searching for redemption stands up to the powers that be in the legal system, he recognizes just how corrupt it all truly is. But, by using his connections and wit, he outmaneuvers his rivals and enacts true justice.
Good Omens (2019)
Good Omens may be one of the few miniseries on our list, but it’s simply too difficult to put down. Based on the novel written by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman, the plot is emboldened by the supernatural. Taking place in 2018, an angel and a demon who are ambassadors for Heaven and Hell, find themselves working together in order to prevent the coming of the Antichrist.
Jean-Claude Van Johnson (2016)
If you’re familiar with iconic action star Jean-Claude Van Damme, then you’ll appreciate this parody of a martial arts expert and secret agent who comes out of retirement. As one of the instances where the audience score outranks the TOMATOMETER, Jean-Claude Van Johnson will appeal to those with a penchant for action movies. Especially if you’re content with a jaded, yet thoughtful version of the action star.
The Boys (2019- )
In a world where superheroes no longer use their powers for the good of humanity, but rather for a multibillion-dollar conglomerate, a group of vigilantes takes it upon themselves to expose the truth about “The Seven.” This fun and energetic series questions the true nature of power as well as the reality of certain organizations when away from the limelight.
The Grand Tour (2016- )
The Grand Tour is led by popular personalities Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May from the infamous Top Gear series. It’s a string of short films and segments that are released at differing intervals. The series took place in differing locations around the world but has since settled at a fixed site within the Cotswolds.
The Man in the High Castle (2015-2019)
Based on the novel of the same name by Philip K. Dick, The Man in the High Castle details an alternate history, pondering what would’ve happened if the Axis powers won World War II. The Man in the High Castle was Amazon’s most popular series in 2018, captivating millions of viewers with a dystopian world where an underground resistance network works to reclaim the powers and ideals of a lost America.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017- )
In the early days of stand-up comedy, an unlikely contender in the form of a wife and mother takes to the stage exploring her newfound talent. As Miriam “Midge” Maisel’s star rises among contemporaries like Lenny Bruce, so does her recognition as a comedic heavy-hitter.
The Tick (2016-2018)
When an ordinary accountant uncovers a conspiracy that reveals a supervillain to be controlling the city behind the scenes, he takes matters into his own hands. In this world, superheroes are as real and flawed as your average Joe. But there’s one indestructible hero known as The Tick who becomes an unwitting ally.