The OA

  1. Episode 8 Invisible Self
    The OA Season-Finale Recap: Imperfect Feeling After hitting such stylistic highs, The OA ends at its most polarizing.
  2. Episode 7 Empire of Light
    The OA Recap: Requiem for the Johnsons “Empire of Light” is a pivotal letdown.
  3. Episode 6 Forking Paths
    The OA Recap: Interlude in the Death Machine This show’s greatest trick may be its pure, blind faith in an afterlife.
  4. Episode 5 Paradise
    The OA Recap: Cuba, Libre In this wondrous hour, interpretative dance becomes a truly transformative act.
  5. Episode 4 Away
    The OA Recap: Homer’s Odyssey “Away” reveals a big secret at the center of The OA.
  6. Episode 3 Champion
    The OA Recap: Imprisoned What’s the real M.O. of The OA?
  7. Episode 2 New Colossus
    The OA Recap: Yearning to Breathe Free “New Colossus” is an hour that absolutely flies by.
  8. Episode 1 Homecoming
    The OA Series Premiere Recap: Eyes Without a Face After the first episode of The OA, it takes a lot of willpower to not binge-watch the next.
  1. Episode 8 Overview
    The OA: Part II Finale Recap: Brain Forest The series’ constant fidgeting with its many realities leaves us a yet another fork in the multidimensional road.
  2. Episode 7 Nina Azarova
    The OA: Part II Recap: Out Of the Shadows Even as the season shows signs of starting to wrap up, The OA still can’t resist throwing a few new wrinkles into the proceedings.
  3. Episode 6 Mirror Mirror
    The OA: Part II Recap: Best-Laid Plans We return to our original dimension for a quiet drama of broken wills, capped by a deus ex machina for the ages.
  4. Episode 5 The Medium & The Engineer
    The OA: Part II Recap: Maniac Mansion As OA and Kareem navigate a puzzle dungeon, Hap finds love.
  5. Episode 4 SYZYGY
    The OA: Part II Recap: Old Night Club OA and Kareem’s paths finally converge, and they seem to be leading back to that abandoned house.
  6. Episode 3 Magic Mirror
    The OA: Part II Recap: Mirror Game In Prairie’s home dimension, the castaways who survived last season’s school shooting are left grappling with what to do next.
  7. Episode 2 Treasure Island
    The OA: Part II Recap: The Prophet of the Valley As always, The OA is on a long, sprawling journey that will end in either deliverance or more madness.
  8. Episode 1 Angel of Death
    The OA: Part II Premiere Recap: Investigation Discovery The unapologetically strange Netflix series returns wrapped in a detective story that quickly opens a wormhole into a much larger conspiracy.

The Latest The OA News

  1. chat room
    The OA’s Kingsley Ben-Adir on That Psychic Octopus Scene “It’s genuinely me going, What the fuck is going on here?
  2. fashion du jour
    How The OA: Part II Turned Brit Marling into a Glam Russian Heiress We talked to the stylists who turned low-key Prairie Johnson into high-key Nina Azarova.
  3. spoilers
    Decoding The OA: Part II’s Extremely Meta Ending It’s the most OA thing The OA: Part II could possibly have done.
  4. spoilers
    24 Very Important Questions About The OA: Part II What happens at the very end of the season? Who is “Brit Marling,” really? And what’s with the horny octopus?
  5. burning questions
    A Conversation With a Quantum Physicist About The OA: Part II Could we really hop between multiple dimensions using the power of dance? Can trees really talk? Could I live in a mirror?
  6. tv review
    The OA Part II is a Glorious, Ridiculous Mind-bender You’ll either love it or you’ll hate it. Unless you’re just totally confused by it.
  7. vulture lists
    17 Great Mystery-Box TV Shows Worth Getting Lost In From The Prisoner to Russian Doll.
  8. trailer mix
    The OA Season 2 Trailer Brings Brit Marling to Alternate-Universe San Francisco Returning March 22.
  9. music
    Sharon Van Etten Gets Free On Remind Me Tomorrow the artist ditches guitars and finds bold new ways to write about love.
  10. the subsequent angel
    Brit Marling Says The OA’s Second Season Starts Filming in January [Excited interpretive-spider-hand-dance movement.]