Netflix is the undisputed king of original content, boasting hundreds of original shows. But is Netflix’s reputation deserved? Amazon Prime Video has plenty of original content that’s just as good as the fare served up by its main competitor.
Some of Amazon’s shows—such as Sneaky Pete, Mozart in the Jungle, and The Man in the High Castle—have received critical acclaim. But what about the lesser-known Amazon Original series? What gems are lurking in the Amazon Prime Video library?
In this article, we take a look at the best Amazon Originals you’ve probably never heard of.
Lore is a horror anthology series that takes inspiration from the popular podcast of the same name. The lead actor is Robert Patrick, famous for his roles in Terminator 2, Charlie’s Angels, and Wayne’s World.
Each episode acts as a standalone story; no recurring plotlines connect the episodes together. Subject matters include disease, mental illness, spiritualism, and werewolves.
The first and second series both featured six episodes.
2. Tumble Leaf
If you have children of preschool age, Tumble Leaf is a must-watch show.