Critic Consensus: Babylon Berlin's humor and humanity pair nicely with its hypnotic visuals, resulting in a show that dazzles within its oversaturated genre.
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Part noir, part spy thriller, part historical portrait, Babylon Berlin's characters are striking enough that you're happy to follow along, even when you're not super clear on what exactly is happening.
It's all wonderfully gripping, and Bruch has the most pained, expressive eyes you'll see all year.
Everyone, from the leads down, is in some way flawed, compromised, disappointing.
While politics is integral to what it is about - right down to its existence - it's so much more than just a cautionary tale. Babylon Berlin is mostly a police thriller, made with immense care - especially with regard to the period setting.
"Babylon Berlin" offers mesmerizing television, succeeding both as absorbing mystery and exquisitely produced historical drama.
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