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Hand of God: Season 1 (2014-2015)




Critic Consensus: Hand of God boasts a talented cast and intriguing premise, but neither are enough to overcome a resounding lack of meaningful drama or impactful thrills.


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A vengeance-seeking judge relies on messages from God to right injustices done to his family.


Ron Perlman
as Pernell Harris
Dana Delany
as Crystal Harris
Alona Tal
as Jocelyn
Julian Morris
as Rev. Paul Curtis
Andre Royo
as Robert Boston
Jon Tenney
as Nick Tramble
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All Critics (23) | Top Critics (16)

It's not boring... It's awfully wearing, like having your nose rubbed in malevolence and turgidity, without offering up enough character drama to make it worthwhile.

September 14, 2015 | Full Review…

The wheels keep turning but can take too long to get rolling while the plot hits some ruts in the road. But as a viewer, I still remained more inclined to think "Hmm, where's this going?" rather than "I've had it, that's it."

September 9, 2015 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
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Amazon's new drama Hand of God boasts a stellar cast of veteran and newer actors, yet it fails to compel as it weaves a story of attempted suicide, rape and religious fervor.

September 8, 2015 | Full Review…
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The drama... offers nothing new in the twists-and-turns department... but you're unlikely to see a show anywhere else that tackles religious hypocrisy so powerfully, including the edgiest cable outlets.

September 8, 2015 | Full Review…

We're also treated to two women who are broken down to something almost solely sexual.

September 4, 2015 | Rating: D | Full Review…

It's such an engaging, original, quirky, and thought-provoking drama, it should be seen.

September 3, 2015 | Full Review…

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