Mindhunter: Season 2 Reviews

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June 25, 2021
With the legwork of the first season out of the way, the show feels like it's really gotten into a fantastic groove.
December 31, 2020
What Mindhunter does with the story is notable-for a series inspired by the memoirs of a profiler, it nevertheless makes the surprising choice to challenge the very foundations of psychological profiling.
July 31, 2020
Chilling, intriguing and beyond compelling.
July 24, 2020
If Season 1 of the Netflix series presented a sort of preamble to serial killer psychology, the new season expands on the mythology...If Season 1 was more theory, now it's more practice.
May 22, 2020
Mindhunter features some unsettlingly good portrayals of notorious killers...
December 19, 2019
Freed from establishing the rules of its psychological game, Mindhunter proved smarter, looser, and more deeply unsettling [in season 2].
December 17, 2019
The second season makes [its] point without ever ceding one ounce of the authenticity or humor that made it famous in the first place.
December 11, 2019
An imposing and ominous second season. [Full Review in Spanish]
December 2, 2019
This season of Mindhunter gives us what we want, with our characters getting developed while offering thrilling scenes of tense conversations with killers.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
December 2, 2019
Ford interviewing serial killers while Tench or others uneasily watch still has an incredibly high entertainment value, as Jonathan Groff excels once again at towing a very difficult line with his character.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
December 2, 2019
What's frustrating about Mindhunter season 2 is that it's just as good, if not better than, season 1, but that it feels both unfinished and unfulfilling.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 2, 2019
The writing of the show may be a little unfocused this season, but formal prowess just about makes up for all the clunky plotting.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 2, 2019
As the BSU takes its business further into the wild and attempts to apply its logic to other cases, Season 2 still delivered plenty of killer soundbites and teased more cat-and-mouse games to come.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
December 2, 2019
The politics and racial discussions in the show are thoughtful, even if they are somewhat cynical. The supporting characters take over the show, and it's for the better.
December 2, 2019
The soul-crushing dread that comes from looking into an abyss and realizing that you may never comprehend its nature is vividly felt in the performances of [Jonathan] Groff, [Anna] Torv and especially [Holt] McCallany.
December 2, 2019
Atmospheric and chilling as ever - generally without being gory beyond clinical crime scene still photos - "Mindhunter" remains one of the current era's best series.
December 2, 2019
Mindhunter is compelling, but after watching, you might feel you need a shower.
October 16, 2019
One of [Netflix's] most notable series. [Full review in Spanish]
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 7, 2019
The analysis does not go deeper. It just takes another turn as the realism is considered as motive. [Full review in Spanish].
September 20, 2019
All in all, season 2 ups the ante and improves upon the already brilliant 1st season replete with strong performances across the board. If you haven't yet seen this latest Netflix venture you really ought to. It will not disappoint.
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