During COVID-19 when all multiplex and theatre were shut down, various OTT platform like Netflix, Mx Player, Amazon Prime, Sony LIV, Hotstar got an opportunity to catch the interest of all audience with their Web Series.
Picking 7 best web series was tough for us but thanks to IMDb ratings to make it easy for us. Let’s have a look on the best 7 web series one should watch during these days:
- Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story (IMDb rating 9.6)
Harshad was born on 29th July 1954 in Rajkot, Gujrat. He was from middle class family and tries various job in his initial days. Finally in 1980 he started working as a JOBBER in a brokerage firm, Bombay and later in 1984, he started his own brokerage firm Grow More: Research and Asset Management.
Year 1992 came with a big storm in Indian Share Market. You can watch this Series on Sony Liv.
2. Jamtara: Sabka Number Ayega (IMDb rating 7.4)
A story based on true events around the phishing scams that take place in the city of Jamtara, Jharkhand. A group of young men scam people across the country over simple phone calls. You may not know them but they most definitely have your number already.
You’re just one phone call away from losing your life savings. You can watch this on Netflix.
3. Inside Edge (IMDb rating 8.4)
Inside Edge is the story of the Mumbai Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the Powerplay League. Set in a landscape of conflicting interests, where selfishness is almost a virtue, where sex, money, and power are mere means to an end.
Inside Edge is a story that pulls no punches, minces no words, and takes no prisoners. Come witness the game behind the game. You can watch it on Amazon Prime Videos.
4. The Wolf of Wall Street (IMDb rating 8.2)
In 1987, Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio) takes an entry-level job at a Wall Street brokerage firm. By the early 1990s, while still in his 20s, Belfort founds his own firm, Stratton Oakmont.
Together with his trusted lieutenant (Jonah Hill) and a merry band of brokers, Belfort makes a huge fortune by defrauding wealthy investors out of millions. You can watch it on Netflix or Hotstar.
5. Dirty Money (IMDb rating 8.2)
Dirty Mind is a series related to corporate corruption, securities fraud, and creative accounting. There are six one-hour long episodes in this series, began streaming on Netflix in 2018. Each episode focuses on one example of corporate corruption and includes interviews with key players in each story.
A second season of the show premiered on March 11, 2020. You can watch both the seasons on Netflix.
6. The China Hustle (IMDb Rating 7.2)
Investors seeking new alternatives for high returns find a gold mine in China, Until the discovery of a massive web of fraud calls everything else into question.
The documentary expose a systemic and formulaic decades-long securities fraud by large and small Chinese companies with possibly. You can watch this series on Amazon Prime.
7. The Great Hack (IMDb rating 7.0)
They took your data. Then they took control. The Great Hack uncovers the dark world of data exploitation through the compelling personal journeys of players on different sides of the explosive Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data scandal.
The documentary is about the Facebook- Cambridge Analytica data scandal. You can watch these outstanding series on Netflix.