Critic Consensus: Examining how technology amplifies human characteristics, the emotional punch of "The Entire History of You" comes from positing that we don't need futuristic technology to ruin a relationship -- we can do it all by ourselves.
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Critic reviews for The Entire History of You
If you've ever been in a relationship with anyone who's been in another relationship, this one will crush you.
It feels like a more human story than what we've seen so far, but this is only a means to draw you in close.
This was the least effective of the Black Mirror dramas, because the technological element wasn't so crucial to the trajectory of the story.
Here is Black Mirror doing what only Black Mirror can do - it packages that emotional turmoil in genre concepts that ease you into the trap and only make the final gut punch all the more painful.
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