Mr. Robot - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes



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Episode Info

The premiere of the psychological thriller finds cyber-security engineer and vigilante-styled computer hacker Elliot wooed by a notorious hacker; and an evil corporation hacked.


Rami Malek
as Elliot
Ben Rappaport
as Ollie Parker
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It's obviously impossible to judge a series based on a single episode, but they've played a strong first hand.

August 27, 2015 | Rating: 8.7/10 | Full Review…

Mr. Robot is easily one of the best new shows this summer, and from the unlikeliest of sources, the USA network.

June 25, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

I really enjoyed the gradual introduction of Christian Slater's titular Mr. Robot.

August 27, 2015 | Rating: 4.25/5 | Full Review…

If you haven't watched it... this is an episode of television that needs to be sought out right now.

August 27, 2015 | Full Review…

And so begins a very promising story, one that seems to revolve around Elliot Alderson, a mysterious group of hackers, and their sly leader (Christian Slater), known only as Mr. Robot, thanks to the name patch on his jacket.

September 11, 2015 | Rating: B | Full Review…
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