India, April 3 -- Tales from the LoopCreator - Nathaniel HalpernCast - Rebecca Hall, Jonathan Pryce, Paul Schneider, Daniel Zolghadri, Duncan Joiner

It's rare when a show's striking visual sense has a narrative to match it, but Amazon Prime's latest science-fiction series, Tales from the Loop, is both breathtakingly beautiful and radically ruminative.

Based on the paintings by Swedish artist Simon Stalenhag, Tales from the Loop is set in a fictional town that exists above an underground facility that houses a machine called the Loop. Adapting picture books sounds like an unusual challenge, but creator Nathaniel Halpern and executive producer Matt Reeves extract every drop of humanity from Stalenhag's moody paintings. It's also a wonderf...