maisel amazonAmazonAmazon is spending a boatload making TV shows and movies for its Prime service, and was one of the big winners at the 2018 Golden Globes, with two wins for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” 

Amazon is aiming for another big hit with critics and audiences with “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” starring John Krasinski, in a role very different from his iconic one as Jim Halpert on NBC’s “The Office.” And in October, Amazon premieres “The Romanoffs,” the first new series from “Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner.

The tech giant is also exploring ambitious genre projects. In November 2017, Amazon paid a reported $250 million to acquire rights to “The Lord of the Rings” series, which it will to turn into a prequel TV show, with plans for spin-offs in the future.

With Amazon’s catalog continuing to grow, which shows are worth your time? 

To understand how Amazon’s shows ranked against each other, we turned to reviews aggregator Metacritic, which pulls in critic (and audience) reviews from all over the world. We excluded shows made for kids, and looked at how the dramas and comedies compared to each other.

Here are Amazon’s original shows, ranked based on their critical reception: