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Marseille: Season 1 (2016)




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The longtime mayor of a French port city battles to win re-election as he faces his hand-picked heir, an ambitious young man eager for the fight that involves them with drug lords, union bosses and political movers and shakers.


Gérard Depardieu
as Robert Taro
Benoît Magimel
as Lucas Barres
Geraldine Pailhas
as Rachel Taro
Nadia Farès
as Vanessa d' Abrantès
Pascal Elso
as Pierre Chasseron
Eric Savin
as Pharamond
Lionel Erdogan
as Alain CostaboneSt
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All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

In an alternate universe, Marseille would be a parody of political dramas, but we aren't in one and Marseille is simply a disaster. [Full Review in Spanish]

July 11, 2018 | Full Review…

Witness the absolutely terrible writing, more subplots than there are spinoffs of CSI, and aerial porn visuals shot with the restraint of a petulant child who's been handed a camera for his birthday.

July 14, 2016 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

On the surface, Marseille is stunning. But this edgy Netflix series seems only superficially concerned with the city's beauty, focusing instead on its shockingly ugly underside.

May 11, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

If you're alone, you can wallow in the gorgeousness and shrug at the silliness.

May 10, 2016 | Full Review…

"Marseille" gets loopier and more ridiculous as it goes - with telenovela incidental music to match

May 10, 2016 | Full Review…

The directors employ far more visual tricks than necessary, particularly a dreadful reliance on slow-motion, which comes in a close second to the score as most ruinous to whatever joys you might find in the series.

May 6, 2016 | Full Review…

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