Mr. Robot - Season 2, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes



Critic Consensus: Sam Esmail's impeccably directed premiere returns Mr. Robot in dizzyingly terrific form, weaving Eliot's unraveling along with the country's in a compelling, high-stakes look at psyche and society.

Episode Info

Part 1 of 2. The Season 2 premiere finds Elliot in seclusion; Angela happy at E Corp; and fsociety delivering a malicious payload.


Rami Malek
as Elliot
Ben Rappaport
as Ollie Parker
Stephanie Corneliussen
as Joanna Wellick
Grace Gummer
as Dominique DiPierro
Michael Cristofer
as Phillip Price
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Critic reviews for

Even as Elliot seems to wrestle some control back for himself, he continues to burn the world around him.

July 14, 2016 | Full Review…

The two-hour premiere does a brisk job of re-setting the pieces on the board and introducing new ones.

July 14, 2016 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

Now that Mr. Robot is returning for a second season, it succeeds in keeping the blistering pace and high-stakes momentum that its first act set.

July 14, 2016 | Full Review…

This double-sized premiere really felt like a slow burn entry into this new summer run. Not that Mr. Robot was ever a fact-paced show, but there was a more methodical approach here.

July 14, 2016 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

Mr. Robot Season 2 Episode 1 was an immaculately directed, often shocking return to the dizzying world of Elliot Alderson. All in all, it was everything I hoped the second season premiere would be.

July 14, 2016 | Rating: 4.75/5 | Full Review…

The season is already off to a great start. We can't wait to see where it's headed!

July 14, 2016 | Full Review…

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