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Black Mirror

Netflix's Black Mirror: episode recaps, reviews, analysis, and roundtable discussions.

Black Mirror’s “Smithereens” wants to be the series’ thesis statement. It falls utterly flat.

Black Mirror’s Miley Cyrus episode rebels against positivity culture

Netflix is a character in Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. Only Black Mirror could pull that off.

3 non-spoilery things to know before you watch Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

The Black Mirror: Bandersnatch trailer promises a choose-your-own-nightmare

In Black Mirror season 4, humanism triumphs over nihilism — but only barely

“Metalhead” is what people who hate Black Mirror hate about Black Mirror

Black Mirror’s “Arkangel” takes parental surveillance to its darkest, most obvious extreme

In Black Mirror’s bittersweet “Hang the DJ,” it’s technology versus loneliness

Black Mirror’s “Black Museum” tour tells 3 stories of pain and forced symbiosis 

Black Mirror’s “USS Callister” turns white guy nerd fantasies into a terrifying trap

Black Mirror’s “Crocodile” plumbs our memories and drags out what lurks in them

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Black Mirror season 4 on Netflix: news and episode reviews

Black Mirror’s "Hated in the Nation" has one true villain — creator Charlie Brooker. (Also, bees.)

Black Mirror’s “Men Against Fire” is a warning from the past about our future

"San Junipero" is Black Mirror's most beautiful, most hopeful episode yet

Black Mirror’s “Shut Up and Dance” reveals that the true source of hackers’ power is shame

“Playtest” is Black Mirror’s sinister look at how we treat life like a video game

Black Mirror’s “Nosedive” is a social media nightmare dressed like a pastel daydream

Black Mirror’s creator discusses political polarization, artificial intelligence, and the new season

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