Amazon Prime Video collection of movies and television series is interesting and amazing. The channel library is filled with a huge number of web series and movies related to various genres such as thriller, mystery, comedy, drama, fantasy, etc.
Out of its various popular genres, one which I like and I am sure you also like is a thriller. Below in this blog, mention some top-rated thriller television series that are good to watch and spend some good time with friends and family.
Breathe: Into the Shadows (2020-)
IMDB Rating: 8.1
Created by: Mayank Sharma
Breath-taking new series is the story of a Dr. Avinash Sabharwal (Abhishek Bachchan) and Abha Sabharwal (Nithya Menen) and their six-year-old daughter Siya, who is kidnapped by dangerous criminals.
The criminals do not ask for money to leave the child but their demand is unusual. They want Dr. Avinash to kill someone, to save his daughter, and Avinash as a loving father agrees with their demand.
But the twist in the series starts when Kabir, the police officer takes charge of the case and starts an investigation, to find the culprit behind the murders.
Big Dogs (2020-)
IMDB Rating: 7.7
Created by: Adam Dunn
Eight episode crime thriller television series “Big Dogs” is based on Adam Dunn’s book “Rivers of Gold”.
The story of the series shows the alternated New York City surrounded by race riots; financial collapse and black market thrive.
A famous detective Santiago is appointed to crack out the criminal world with his new partner Everett More.
Both of them while investigating the case uncovers various government agencies and criminal organizations that circling New York City and vying for control.
Paatal Lok (2020-)
IMDB Rating: 7.6
Created by: Sudip Sharma
Inspired by the traditional concept of Swargalok (heaven), Dharti Lok (Earth), Patal Lok (the underworld), the thriller series delves into the interplay within the four estates of democracy.
The story of the series focuses on an inspector Hathi Ram Chaudhary, who has an ordinary career. His life takes a twisted turn when high profile case lands on his table.
The case full of dark mystery thriller forces the inspector to enter the dark world of the underworld (Paatal Lok).where he uncovers various truths and mysterious and rediscovers his responsibilities as a cop and understands the larger of life itself.
IMDB Rating: 7.2
Created by: David Well
Amazon Prime Video original series focuses on a group of Nazi Hunters who lives in 1977 New York City.
They found that many high ranking Nazi officials who live the third Reich are making a conspiracy to create a Fourth Reich in the US. Under the leadership of Pacino’s Meyer Offerman, the group decides to set out the bloody quest to bring Nazis to justice and prevent their new genocidal plans.
The series contains important information related to the US government covert recruitment, former Nazis, technicians, etc.
Hannibal (2013- 2015)
IMDB Rating: 8.5
Created by: Bryan Fuller
Based on character and elements of Thomas Harris novels Red Dragon (1981), Hannibal (1999), and Hannibal Rising (2006), Amazon Prime’s original thriller series is a worth-watch drama.
The story of the series focuses on Hugh Dancy (Will Graham) as an FBI special investigator and Mads Mikkelsen (Dr. Hannibal Lecter) as a forensic psychiatrist.
Both of them are appointed by Jack Crawford (Laurence Fishburne) the head of Behavioral Sciences of the FBI, to help in finding a serial killer in Minnesota.
The Expanse (2015- Present)
IMDB Rating: 8.5
Created by: Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby
Based on James S.A. Corey’s novels of the same name, the expanse is the best science-fiction thriller series that completed a journey of 4 seasons.
Its first season shows the story of hundred years in the future when the solar system becomes home of humanity with three biggest powers, the United Nations of Earth, The Martian Congressional Republic of Mars, and the outer planets.
The top-rated series starts with the space-freighter Canterbury which is destroyed by a stealth ship of unknown design and present tensions between each division and the Rocinante crew, Prax’s missing daughter, new interplanetary land rush and a dispute on a new colony world “New Terra” in 46 episodes.
Mr. Robot (2015- 2019)
IMDB Rating: 8.5
Created by: Sam Esmail
Cyberpunk thriller series “Mr. Robot” revolves around a brilliant highly unstable young cyber-security engineer and vigilante hacker, Elliot.
He hacks into almost anything using his unbelievable skills. He sees people who aren’t here, talks to himself a little too much, and sometimes, forgets his own identity.
The top-rated series has various interesting twists and turns which you watched in 4 seasons and 45 episodes.
Homecoming (2018- Present)
IMDB Rating: 7.5
Created by: Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg
Based on Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg’s podcast of the same name, Homecoming is an original psychological thriller series of Amazon Prime Video.
The first season focuses on Heidi Bergman (Julia Roberts), therapist or social worker at the Homecoming Transitional Support Center, established by Geist Group. The rehabilitation is a home for the soldiers who come back from overseas wars.
But the reality is different; soldiers who live there are fed medicated food that erases their memory altogether. They do not remember anything, only there is a space spanning several years.
The second season of the web series shows the same world with the eyes of a new character, Janelle Monae, a woman who when wake up finds herself adrift in a rowboat in the middle of a lake.
She is unaware of how she comes on the boat and who she is. She tries to figure out what happened to her and how she comes there.
Both seasons of the series have various interesting twists and turns, which you learn when you watch the series.