|UK||2011||60||Thriller . Sci-Fi . Sci-Fi & Fantasy . Drama|
Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to stop and question it. In every home; on every desk; in every palm - a plasma screen; a monitor; a smartphone--a black mirror of our 21st Century existence. Black Mirror is a contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.
Every so often a British drama comes along that's so brilliant, you must ride a TARDIS to London just to watch. The cult-favorite sci-fi series Black Mirror is one of those shows.Entertainment Weekly Full Review
The obvious comparison point is The Twilight Zone; that Black Mirror is a worthy successor is the highest praise that can be paid.The A.V. Club Full Review
Smartly written and well cast, the individual episodes keep circling back to such apprehensions, with darkly satiric overtones that distinguish it from most of what’s currently on U.S. TV.Variety Full Review