There are a fair few streaming services out there, but Amazon is slowly becoming one of the most popular. Alongside Netflix, Amazon has managed to make a name for itself in the streaming films and TV. Sometimes though, the choice can be overwhelming.

If you’re after our pick of the best films on Amazon Prime, here’s our round up.

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The Grand Tour

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Watch The Grand Tour on Amazon Prime

Like a phoenix from the flames of a BBC bust-up, the old Top Gear men have emerged to bring their unique brand of motoring to Amazon. Expect high-octane stunts and big budget showing off in this series.

The Man in the High Castle

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Watch The Man in the High Castle on Amazon Prime

This adaptation of the Philip K Dick novel of the same enters its second season. Both series are available on Amazon Prime Video right now, with Rufus Sewell starring in a claustrophobic, uncertain world in which the Nazis won the war.


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Watch Vikings on Amazon Prime

As far as historical dramas go, this one is as gritty and violent as Game of Thrones. There’s five seasons of debauchery to get through on Amazon, as the Norsemen make their way through the murk of the thirteenth century.


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Watch Goliath on Amazon Prime

Billy Bob Thornton stars in a role to rejuvenate his career as once highflying lawyer Billy McBride. He duly uncovers a growing conspiracy at the law firm he founded, pitching him as the David in the Goliath story.

Mr Robot

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Watch Mr Robot on Amazon Prime

One of the best new TV series of the past decade, Mr Robot stars Christian Slater and Rami Malek. The latter is a security engineer at a major corporation, before he uses his know-how to help a mysterious organisation called F-Society hack into all sorts of trouble.

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The Walking Dead

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Watch The Walking Dead on Amazon Prime

Now in its seventh season, Andrew Lincoln leads the resistance in a grim post-apocalyptic world. It’s a tense affair, with high human drama mixed in with unrelenting zombie gore. Not for the faint hearted, but gripping nonetheless.

The X-Files

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Watch The X-Files on Amazon Prime

Amazon has all 10 seasons of this era-defining sci-fi drama. Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny star as agents Mulder and Scully as their work takes them into the world of the paranormal as FBI powers try to stop them finding out the truth.