Netflix movies and TV keyart (Netflix)

The Best Netflix Series to Watch Right Now

Looking for the best shows on Netflix? Look no further, because Rotten Tomatoes has put together a list of the streaming service’s best original series available to watch right now, ranked according to the Tomatometer.

Looking for an ’80s genre throwback? Stranger Things is your show. A sci-fi anthology that’ll make you think about the complexities of modern life? Then you’ll want to check out Black Mirror. A series about complicated women that also comments on the U.S. prison system? Try Orange Is the New Black. And if you’re looking for a Fresh comic book adaptation, then The Umbrella Academy is for you. (And so are the service’s now-cancelled Marvel series, including Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and Punisher.)

To be included in our list of the best of Netflix shows, titles must be Fresh (60% or higher) and have at least ten reviews. Netflix films that opened in fewer than 100 theatrical screens were included. Ties were decided by the number of reviews on each title, and then alphabetically where the number of reviews were the same. Additionally, series that were saved by the streaming service but did not originate on Netflix are included if the series meets the existing criteria.

Is your favorite Netflix title missing? Tell us in the comments. Looking for a movie instead? Check out our list of the best Netflix movies here.

Added (8/26): Wu Assassins, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.

Like this? Subscribe to our newsletter and get more features, news, and guides in your inbox every week.

Netflix Series: 1 2 3 4 5 6 | Best Netflix Movies


The Last Czars (2019)

Synopsis: When social upheaval sweeps Russia in the early 20th century, Czar Nicholas II resists change, sparking a revolution and ending... [More]

Derek (2013)

Synopsis: Ricky Gervais, creator of the original British version of "The Office," produces and stars in this heartwarming comedy-drama as Derek... [More]

Anne with an E (2017)

Synopsis: The story of Anne Shirley, an imaginative, strong-willed orphan who transforms the lives of those she encounters after being sent... [More]

Bloodline (2015)

Synopsis: Set in the Florida Keys, Bloodline centers on a close-knit family of four adult siblings whose secrets and scars are... [More]

Disenchantment (2018)

Synopsis: In Disenchantment, viewers will be whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland, where they will follow the misadventures... [More]

The Ranch (2016)

Synopsis: Set in present day on a Colorado ranch outside Denver, this multi-camera family comedy series stars Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson,... [More]

Synopsis: After exacting revenge on those responsible for the death of his wife and children, Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) uncovers a... [More]

Bonding (2019)

Synopsis: Chains, whips and hilarious quips! For grad student/dominatrix Tiff (Zoe Levin) and her cash-strapped gay best friend Pete (Brendan Scannell),... [More]

Marcella (2016)

Synopsis: DS Marcella Backland returns to the police force and takes on a murder case involving a serial killer in this... [More]

Lilyhammer (2012)

Synopsis: New York Mafia boss Frank Tagliano testifies against his associates and is relocated with a brand new identity to Lillehammer... [More]

Marco Polo (2014)

Synopsis: The adventures of the young explorer Marco Polo are chronicled in this drama, which also delves into his relationship with... [More]
Directed By: Espen Sandberg

Altered Carbon (2018)

Synopsis: Based on the classic cyberpunk noir novel by Richard K. Morgan, Altered Carbon is an intriguing story of murder, love,... [More]

Lost in Space (2018)

Synopsis: A Netflix Original dramatic and modern reimagining of the classic 1960's science fiction series. Set 30 years in the future,... [More]

Dark Tourist (2018)

Synopsis: A look at strange and often dangerous tourism spots around the world.... [More]

Synopsis: An epic story of love and war, intrigue and betrayal. When Helen and Paris fall in love, they trigger a... [More]

After Life (2019)

Synopsis: Tony (Ricky Gervais) had a perfect life. But after his wife Lisa suddenly dies, Tony changes. After contemplating taking his... [More]

Everything Sucks! (2018)

Synopsis: The 90s high school experience: Desperate, heartfelt, awkward, exciting, and free of smartphones. Set in the real life town of... [More]

Designated Survivor (2016)

Synopsis: A lower level United States Cabinet member is suddenly appointed president after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in... [More]

Wanderlust (2018)

Synopsis: After years of respectable marriage Joy and Alan are going to try doing what's right for them.... [More]

Ozark (2017)

Synopsis: A family moves into an Ozarks resort community and faces struggles in a new place filled with dirty money.... [More]

Netflix Series: 1 2 3 4 5 6 | Best Netflix Movies

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next

Tag Cloud

quibi based on movie 71st Emmy Awards space Trophy Talk golden globes Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Sci-Fi elevated horror Teen IFC Cartoon Network Star Trek Calendar Starz video latino Trivia Elton John NBC Creative Arts Emmys travel foreign CBS Women's History Month Mary Tyler Moore award winner Warner Bros. anime Mystery Showtime Rom-Com President crossover theme song Schedule Shudder OWN composers festivals ITV Nickelodeon Extras 24 frames Mudbound Comedy CNN LGBT Shondaland Sneak Peek VICE spinoff Holidays adaptation 21st Century Fox USA Network Apple stand-up comedy justice league Tumblr Netflix LGBTQ AMC strong female leads Character Guide DC Universe Amazon TruTV Spring TV Nat Geo psycho TLC serial killer television Spectrum Originals E! Christmas teaser Super Bowl talk show TV Land El Rey Columbia Pictures SDCC Infographic blaxploitation zero dark thirty cars zombie crime drama TCM PBS Pop NYCC National Geographic Music vampires true crime dc Musicals Election WarnerMedia Television Academy Masterpiece GIFs Superheroe finale Freeform technology romance Certified Fresh 2016 comic binge YouTube Red Kids & Family zombies Tomatazos Summer Fall TV crime Western FOX toy story WGN Heroines Pixar police drama DirecTV ABC Crackle south america DC Comics spain HBO PaleyFest Reality Watching Series social media Amazon Prime Video nature Grammys Cosplay Horror singing competition Binge Guide A&E SundanceTV Dark Horse Comics cults Fantasy Epix Paramount Network Brie Larson diversity Marathons Polls and Games YouTube Premium Arrowverse VH1 Opinion biography Sundance Now Thanksgiving Rock BET Acorn TV Disney Writers Guild of America BBC America Walt Disney Pictures Year in Review witnail doctor who ghosts political drama DC streaming service TNT Countdown Nominations Interview period drama discovery MSNBC 2019 Lifetime The Witch Family dramedy TIFF jamie lee curtis TCA 2017 Ghostbusters Photos Red Carpet Superheroes The CW Reality Competition Disney Channel ESPN Bravo Video Games History TCA Star Wars war Rocketman transformers green book DGA cops First Reviews Lionsgate Emmys Syfy Musical thriller Mary Poppins Returns Martial Arts San Diego Comic-Con Tarantino Pet Sematary game show book Peacock Stephen King Set visit Anna Paquin First Look Comedy Central robots supernatural cinemax Best and Worst 2018 Rocky Oscars Premiere Dates Comics on TV science fiction E3 casting 20th Century Fox GLAAD cats 2015 YA spider-man 45 natural history hist adventure Paramount ratings Amazon Prime GoT Winners Logo harry potter Vudu sequel Film Festival boxoffice Britbox Mary poppins X-Men Box Office Marvel historical drama aliens Awards Tour Podcast Black Mirror MCU cooking 2017 facebook Song of Ice and Fire Cannes Hulu FX IFC Films Winter TV Quiz Drama comiccon miniseries children's TV CW Seed TV game of thrones 007 politics sports Ovation revenge Ellie Kemper Adult Swim RT History USA TBS Action richard e. Grant animated MTV RT21 crime thriller anthology Pride Month The Arrangement Esquire Biopics Captain marvel Emmy Nominations Spike streaming sitcom Sony Pictures Sundance medical drama ABC Family CBS All Access movies CMT spy thriller HBO Max hispanic Disney streaming service mockumentary BBC Universal series tv talk Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt APB Film disaster New York Comic Con spanish language Toys mutant Awards psychological thriller SXSW Pirates Comic Book Mindy Kaling American Society of Cinematographers Animation Valentine's Day dceu Food Network unscripted Country what to watch Chernobyl Lucasfilm kids Trailer FXX Fox News docudrama dragons See It Skip It