5 shows on Prime Video to watch instead of the Ball Drop

Say goodbye to 2023 without the Ball Drop. Here are five shows on Prime Video to watch instead.
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Invincible - Episode 102 - "Here Goes Nothing" -- Pictured (L-R): Gillian Jacobs (Atom Eve), Zachary Quinto (Robot), Steven Yeun (Mark Grayson), Jason Mantzoukas (Rex Splode), Melise (Dupli-Kate) -- Credit: Courtesy of Amazon Studios /


If you’re looking for something just for adults in the house, you’ll want to turn to a superhero series. The Boys is an easy pick, so we’re going with the animated series for tonight. Yes, it’s all about Invincible.

This series is based on the graphic novels, and it follows Mark, a boy who is the son of one of the greatest superheroes in the world. He isn’t living up to expectations set by his father, leading to a lot of self-reflection. Who is he, and who does he want to be as a superhero? And what happens when those close to him turned out to be the potential villains?

The Summer I Turned Pretty
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The Summer I Turned Pretty

When it comes to romance, you’ll want to turn to the YA series The Summer I Turned Pretty. This one is perfect for some of the younger members of the house, especially those who love the Summer book series by Jenny Han. The series is developed from the books with Han heavily involved.

The story follows Belly, a 16-year-old girl who heads out to Cousins Beach, her annual summer trip with her family. She’s always had a crush on Conrad, but he’s not the happiest of guys this summer. He’s constantly lashing out, and nobody understands why. What happens when his brother, Jeremiah, shows an interest in Conrad. Will Conrad be able to keep Belly’s heart, or will it go to Jeremiah?