Top 5 TV shows of 2021 which left us speechless

    2021 has been a year of some amazing releases. We kept a close eye on the most well-received and popular shows of the year. Let’s take a look back at 2021 with this list of top 5 TV Shows of the year which left us speechless with their immersive storylines and range of characters.

    5) Station Eleven

    via Rotten Tomatoes

    IMDb: 7.1/10
    Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
    Common Sense Media: 4/5

    Adapted from the novel by Emily St. John Mandel Station Eleven is a mini-series that aired on HBO Max from 16th December 2021. The survivors of a destructive flu attempt to reimagine and rebuild the world while holding onto the best of what they’ve lost.

    4) Squid Game

    via Marca

    IMDb: 8/10
    Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
    Common Sense Media: 3.5/5

    Created by Hwang Dong-hyuk Squid Game was released on September 17, 2021. The series rotates around a challenge where 456 players, every one of whom is in profound monetary obligation. They risk their lives to play a progression of dangerous kids’ games for the opportunity to win a ₩45.6 billion prize.

    3) Money Heist Season 5

    via The Envoy Web

    IMDb: 8.2/10
    Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
    Common Sense Media: 4/5

    Part 1 of the final season aired on Netflix on 3rd September 2021 and part 2 aired on 3rd December 2021.

    “The Professor” who is a criminal mastermind decides to pull off the biggest heist in history. He assembles a team of the world’s best robbers to complete the plan of printing billions of euros at the Royal Mint of Spain.

    2) Loki

    via Tom’s Guide

    IMDb: 8.3/10
    Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
    Common Sense Media: 4/5

    The first episode of the TV series starring Tom Hiddleston as Loki aired on June 9, 2021. Loki, the God of Mischief, gets out of his sibling’s shadow to set out on an undertaking that happens after the occasions of “Avengers: Endgame.”

    1) Maid

    via Film-Book

    IMDb: 8.4/10
    Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
    Common Sense Media: 4/5

    Our top pick is the Netflix show Maid starring Margaret Qualley. The show aired on Netflix on 1st October 2021 and was an instant hit due to its touching storyline. Single parent Alex turns to a housecleaning job to earn enough to get by as she gets away from an emotionally abusive relationship and overcomes homelessness to make a better life for her little girl, Maddy.

    This is all on the Top 5 TV shows of 2021. Tell us which show did you binge-watched in 2021 in the comments down below. For more content like this keep following Retrology!

    Amel Aamer
    Amel Aamer
    I have been writing for as long as I can remember. Let it be school magazines, online platforms or different university societies, writing is one thing that always brings out the best in me. I am also a huge Movie and TV Show watcher. Moreover, I love reading books too.
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