The Strain: Season 4 Reviews

January 24, 2019
The Strain proved rewarding in its finality, allowing characters who had endured the threat, lost loved ones and bravely faced a supernatural foe a hard-earned ray of hope.
March 29, 2018
This is what it's like to see The Strain firing on all cylinders, finally.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 11, 2017
Unequivocally, the fourth and final season of The Strain has been the show's best.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 11, 2017
Most of the worst aspects of this episode were things that have annoyed me throughout the series. And yet, there were plenty of facets of the series finale that worked really well
Full Review | Original Score: B-
December 11, 2017
But the series found its way back to top form in its final season, its bleakest yet, as the characters reckoned with their own fates after a disaster left them ostracized from each other and utterly hopeless.
August 23, 2017
It's obvious that all of the core cast members are spread out all over the place, but are still in touch to some degree, with each working towards a specific goal.
August 14, 2017
Indeed, it feels like the show is preparing to tie everything together into a satisfying end that rewards all who stuck it out for the four year run.
July 18, 2017
The Strain, created by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan and run by the longtime producer Carlton Cuse, is a prime example of traditional, meticulous craftsmanship and slow-building suspense.
July 18, 2017
Yeah baby, The Strain is back on one wild and very dystopian ride and it will be fun to watch all the grue unfold in season four.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
July 18, 2017
With the end finally on the horizon, there's a sense that because it's all coming to an end anyway, The Strain can finally throw caution to the wind and really let its freak flag fly.
July 18, 2017
While fairly slow starting out, The Strain's fourth season eventually built to a satisfying conclusion as it rearranged the playing field and explored the far-reaching effects of the Master's rise to power.
Full Review | Original Score: 8.5/10
July 14, 2017
The Strain's final season is focused and fierce, with opening episodes that plant seeds for stomach-turning strigoi showdowns and heartbreaking character collisions all the way down the line to the vampire saga's highly anticipated finale.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10