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Colony: Season 1 (2016)




Critic Consensus: Colony offers an engaging enough narrative, a few scares, and an overall good time, even if none of it is particularly original.


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A futuristic drama about a family doing its best to survive in an alien-occupied L.A.


Josh Holloway
as Will Bowman
Sarah Wayne Callies
as Katie Bowman
Peter Jacobson
as Alan Snyder
Tory Kittles
as Broussard
Isabella Crovetti-Cramp
as Gracie Sullivan
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Critic Reviews for Colony: Season 1

All Critics (26) | Top Critics (11)

Too bad USA's mesmerizing brainteaser Mr. Robot got our expectations up.

January 14, 2016 | Rating: C | Full Review…
Top Critic

The premise is nothing new under the sun, which still exists. But it's decently executed with enough periodic action and revelations to perhaps lure a decent-sized fan base.

January 14, 2016 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

The acting takes a back seat to the engaging plot.

January 13, 2016 | Full Review…

All the pieces are there for Colony to become an exploration of imperialism and what happens when America becomes the object of its own decades-long foreign policy, but Cuse and Condal give zero hints of ever moving them into place.

August 10, 2017 | Full Review…

This is the day after tomorrow, with the pop culture of our present and past still lingering in the background and armed drones patrolling the streets like big brother with a hair trigger.

December 15, 2016 | Full Review…

Colony is less interested in the sci-fi than the human elements, playing a fairly decent cat-and-mouse game of who do you trust?

July 12, 2016 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Colony: Season 1


One of the best new TV shows this year, Colony is a satisfying ride that will keep you at the edge of your seat.


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