Poldark: Season 5 Reviews

November 18, 2019
In the end it was pretty great television. There was just too much of everything.
November 18, 2019
Look. Let's be real. This finale wasn't handled well.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
November 15, 2019
Poldark is one of my comfort-food shows, an easy, pretty, and transporting escape to a time and place, the 18th century, where everything was simpler - or, thanks to the writers, everything seemed simpler.
July 22, 2019
Costume drama at its most spangled and superficial, Poldark is bursting at the seams with simplistic fashion statements.
July 17, 2019
[T]he death of Elizabeth leaves a hole in the plot where the thwarted lust used to go, which is a worry, because nobody wants to hear more about the travails of Poldark's tin mine during a fancy-dress recession.
July 16, 2019
It's silly, eye-roll-inducing and the perfect farewell.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5