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Sense8: A Christmas Special (2016)




Critic Consensus: Sense8 serves up a heaping helping of yuletide queerness and sci-fi slyness in this narratively messy but richly felt special.


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The journey continues as these eight singular hearts and minds weave in and out of each other's lives finding deeper connections, learning darker, more desperate secrets about one another and struggling to identify with more than just oneself.


Bae Doo-na
as Sun Bak
Jamie Clayton
as Nomi Marks
Tina Desai
as Kala Dandekar

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Critic Reviews for Sense8: A Christmas Special

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (4)

... "Sense8" is a show that always feels incredibly true to itself, especially its deeply held ethos that love, in whatever shape or form it might come in, is something to be honored and cherished.

November 21, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

... Sense8 delivers all the love in the form of eight hyper-connected humans, emotionally and physically relying on one another in an increasingly hostile, dangerous world.

November 21, 2017 | Full Review…

... occasionally feels as if it's been beamed back to us from the distant future to hook up with one of our most prominent religious holidays, but the more you watch of the special, the more you'll say, "Oh, sure. Of course."

November 20, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Narratively, there's still a lot for the show to address, but overall, I though the special was a success. I'd grown fond of these characters and it was comforting to revisit them.

November 20, 2017 | Full Review…

It's that spirit of connection that makes the show so appealing even when it's at its fuzziest or most self-indulgent.

November 20, 2017 | Full Review…

Sadly, Sense8: A Christmas Special is not that thoughtful.

November 21, 2017 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

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