Colony Collapse
Arrested Development Season 4



Critic Ratings: 6
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Episode Info

Gob falls in with a new crowd after his relationship ends and his family ostracizes him.


Jason Bateman
as Michael Bluth
Michael Cera
as George Michael Bluth
Jeffrey Tambor
as George Bluth Sr./Oscar Bluth
Jessica Walter
as Lucille Bluth
Will Arnett
as George Oscar `Gob' Bluth II
Tony Hale
as Buster Bluth
Portia de Rossi
as Lindsay Funke
David Cross
as Tobias Funke
Alia Shawkat
as Mae `Maeby' Funke
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Critic Reviews for Colony Collapse

Gob has the biggest gap between his selfishness and his haplessness... He doesn't think it's his character flaws that doom him, but his choices: He's not stupid, he's just made a huge mistake. "Colony Collapse" is, of course, a series of them.

May 15, 2018 | Full Review…

I must confess, I'm conflicted by the new format... However, at this point in the season, the separate character threads are beginning to knit together, and already I'm hungry to rewatch and spot the jokes and references that didn't land the first time.

May 16, 2018 | Full Review…

A terrific Arrested Development installment that put Gob back into the spotlight in a very crowd-pleasing manner.

May 16, 2018 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

Arnett is just brilliant in this, both hilarious and pathetic, and even though it is just as plot-heavy as any of the other episodes, it feels as if the show is settling down a little.

May 18, 2018 | Full Review…

As for whether "Colony Collapse" lives up to the hype, I'd say it definitely does.

May 17, 2018 | Rating: A- | Full Review…
Top Critic

All these new episodes have something of a stand-alone feel, but this especially plays out like a Gob mini-movie. It drags a bit and it's a shame Gob doesn't get to interact much with the Bluths, but Gob is Gob, and Gob is good.

May 16, 2018 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…