Black Mirror

  1. Episode 6 Hated in the Nation
    Black Mirror Season Finale Recap: Not the Bees! “Hated in the Nation” splits the difference between storytelling and wild-eyed prophecy.
  2. Episode 5 Men Against Fire
    Black Mirror Recap: Know Your Enemy, Know Why You Fight “Men Against Fire” is the weakest episode of the season.
  3. Episode 4 San Junipero
    Black Mirror Recap: Heaven Is a Place on Earth “San Junipero” is Black Mirror at its best.
  4. Episode 3 Shut Up and Dance
    Black Mirror Recap: We Saw What You Did “Shut Up and Dance” stuffs a cautionary tale with empty sadism.
  5. Episode 2 Playtest
  6. Episode 1 Nosedive
    Black Mirror Season-Premiere Recap: For the Love of God, Please Like Me “Nosedive” turns a monstrous premise into a great hour of television.
  1. Episode 6 Black Museum
    Black Mirror Recap: Always Something There to Remind Me “Black Museum” is a sick joke.
  2. Episode 5 Metalhead
    Black Mirror Recap: Nowhere to Run “Metalhead” is a dystopian tale that illustrates the horrors of drone warfare.
  3. Episode 4 Hang the DJ
    Black Mirror Recap: Of Data and Dating “Hang the DJ” is a story of love in a time of algorithmic dating apps.
  4. Episode 3 Crocodile
    Black Mirror Recap: Nothing Stays Buried Andrea Riseborough is terrific in this needlessly cruel episode.
  5. Episode 2 Arkangel
    Black Mirror Recap: Parents Just Don’t Understand Helicopter parenting gone mad is the commentary du jour in “Arkangel.”
  6. Episode 1 USS Callister
    Black Mirror Recap: The Dark Side of Fan Fiction “USS Callister” is one of the very best Black Mirror episodes.
  1. Episode 3 Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too
    Black Mirror Recap: Head Like a Hole The nefarious machinery of pop music is pitted against some tired rockist clichés, and Miley Cyrus sings Nine Inch Nails.
  2. Episode 2 Smithereens
    Black Mirror Recap: Eyes on the Road A real-time hostage scenario flirts with intriguing ideas about surveillance, but falls back on the same old gripes about the perils of smartphones.
  3. Episode 1 Striking Vipers
    Black Mirror Recap: Wish I Knew How to Quit You What feels like a far-lesser sequel to “San Junipero” turns the love between two men into a dunderheaded thought experiment.
  4. Episode 0 Bandersnatch
    Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Recap: Choose-Your-Own Fatalist Nightmare An interactive episode about a man driven mad by a faulty simulation of free will works better as meta-commentary than as drama.

The Latest Black Mirror News

  1. close reads
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  3. tv
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  4. egg hunting
    Every Hidden Easter Egg in Black Mirror Season 5 Did you spot them all?
  5. chat room
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    Black Mirror Season Five Is Exquisitely Dumb In this short, three-episode season, Black Mirror loses its unnerving edge.
  7. vulture lists
    Every Black Mirror Episode, Ranked The definitive ranking of all 23 episodes of Charlie Brooker’s sci-fi anthology series.
  8. sonic du jour
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  9. tv
    Miley Cyrus Says Her Black Mirror Episode Is ‘Outrageously Out There’ “This is the story of females in the music industry,” she tells BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat.
  10. trailer mix
    Black Mirror Season 5 Trailers: Talking Dolls, Car Chases, and Miley Cyrus! The creepy tech shenanigans will return to Netflix on June 5.