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Saturday Night Live: Season 43 (2017-2018)

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Critic Consensus: Saturday Night Live goes full-bore into the current political moment throughout this stilted season, showing an eagerness to engage with the national mood but never matching the series' past insight or laughs.

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Series 43 of the star studded variety show.

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Critic Reviews for Saturday Night Live: Season 43

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (7)

Sadly, SNL goes into another break of sorts on a weak note.

February 5, 2018 | Rating: C- | Full Review…

Let's face it, this is why you write for Will Ferrell, to come up with characters like Gareth - the Southwest Airlines flight attendant who's back after a month-long sabbatical and ready to share his hot take on how death is final.

January 29, 2018 | Rating: A | Full Review…

Simply put: The Saturday Night Live Season 43 premiere makes it seem like it's going to be a long year.

October 2, 2017 | Rating: C | Full Review…

SNL was was the emptiest show of 2017, and the fact that it was so over-praised makes me worry we'll learn nothing at all from this particular moment in pop cultural history.

October 3, 2018 | Full Review…

It's completely narratively unjustified, its politics are messed up, and it wards off any lingering doubt that SNL has no idea what it's talking about when it talks about sexual harassment. Surprise, surprise.

November 13, 2017 | Rating: 6.5/10 | Full Review…

Despite its reputation for political comedy, last night's season premiere proved that Saturday Night Live is much better when it avoids politics.

October 2, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/10 | Full Review…

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