Black Mirror - Season 4, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

Hang the DJ



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Episode Info

Matched together by a dating project that gives all relationships an expiry date, Amy and Frank quickly start to doubt the system's reasoning.


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Critic reviews for Hang the DJ

A sweeter version of the cynicism people watch Black Mirror to see.

August 17, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

There is a greater sense of hope here than in the standard Black Mirror story.

August 17, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

It's a heartwarming episode with a sting in its tail.

August 17, 2018 | Full Review…

[It] does not have the sweep or depth of "San Junipero" but at least smuggles its devastating and sour lines of thinking into a lighter tale about the ultimate matchmaking service.

August 17, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Sweeter still, where too many Black Mirror episodes are undone by their final moments, "Hang the DJ" has a delicious final tag that brings the events of the episode into larger, incredibly satisfying relief.

October 3, 2018 | Full Review…

Known by many as the "San Junipero" of this season, "Hang the DJ" succeeds over its predecessor with its satisfying and surprising ending. [Full Review in Spanish]

August 18, 2018 | Full Review…

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