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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 (1/14): Spinning Out, She-Ra and The Princess of Power, The Confession Killer, The Witcher, Lost in Space, Dracula, Giri/Haji.


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BEST NETFLIX SERIES

The Last Czars (2019)
60%

#134
Synopsis: When social upheaval sweeps Russia in the early 20th century, Czar Nicholas II resists change, sparking a revolution and ending... [More]

Derek (2013)
60%

#133
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)
62%

#132
Synopsis: The story of Anne Shirley, an imaginative, strong-willed orphan who transforms the lives of those she encounters after being sent... [More]
Directed By: Niki Caro

Bloodline (2015)
62%

#131
Synopsis: Set in the Florida Keys, Bloodline centers on a close-knit family of four adult siblings whose secrets and scars are... [More]

#130
Synopsis: After exacting revenge on those responsible for the death of his wife and children, Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) uncovers a... [More]

Spinning Out (2020)
63%

#129
Synopsis: A figure skating Olympic hopeful struggles to balance love, family and fragile mental health as her dream of winning takes... [More]

Marcella (2016)
65%

#128
Synopsis: DS Marcella Backland returns to the police force and takes on a murder case involving a serial killer in this... [More]

Lilyhammer (2012)
65%

#127
Synopsis: New York Mafia boss Frank Tagliano testifies against his associates and is relocated with a brand new identity to Lillehammer... [More]

The Witcher (2019)
66%

#126
Synopsis: The witcher Geralt, a mutated monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more... [More]
Directed By: Tomasz Baginski

Marco Polo (2014)
67%

#125
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)
68%

#124
Synopsis: Based on the classic cyberpunk noir novel by Richard K. Morgan, Altered Carbon is an intriguing story of murder, love,... [More]

Disenchantment (2018)
68%

#123
Synopsis: In Disenchantment, viewers will be whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland, where they will follow the misadventures... [More]
Directed By: Ira Sherak

Dark Tourist (2018)
70%

#122
Synopsis: A look at strange and often dangerous tourism spots around the world.... [More]
Starring:

Daybreak (2019)
70%

#121
Synopsis: Navigating a post-apocalyptic world full of zombies and Mad Max-style gangs, a teenage outcast searches for his lost love in... [More]

Bonding (2019)
71%

#120
Synopsis: Chains, whips and hilarious quips! For grad student/dominatrix Tiff (Zoe Levin) and her cash-strapped gay best friend Pete (Brendan Scannell),... [More]

#119
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)
71%

#118
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)
71%

#117
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)
71%

#116
Synopsis: A lower level United States Cabinet member is suddenly appointed president after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in... [More]

Wanderlust (2018)
73%

#115
Synopsis: After years of respectable marriage Joy and Alan are going to try doing what's right for them.... [More]

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