Peaky Blinders: Series 5 Reviews

September 3, 2019
The series is undoubtedly stylish, indeed with too many stylistic tics for its own good, but the characters are really nothing more than violent thugs.
September 3, 2019
Many of the show's trademark visual gimmicks are starting to look tired and self-parodic.
August 26, 2019
As much as I hate to say it, the Peaky Blinders finale was a let-down. But perhaps we shouldn't be too surprised that the big climax was a bit of a damp squib. The truth is the whole of season five was on the underwhelming side.
August 23, 2019
[T]he sensuous logic of the music helps propel the attention of the viewer past the simplicity of the plot, which dispenses justice as if it is but a game of chance.