The End of the World: Season 1 Reviews

Nov 3, 2020
Their crime spree becomes a roadmap to a kind of emancipation; freedom from the confines of the personas they had built for themselves when nobody cared to listen to who they really were.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Oct 8, 2019
The End of the F***ing World proves to be a tight, striking dramedy that reminds us of the crazy, scary old days.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Aug 1, 2019
The series is so indie in its style and format as it is flat and superficial. [Full Review in Spanish]
Mar 27, 2019
The End of the F***ing World is an astonishing use of the streaming serialized format and a near perfect adaptation of Charles S. Forsman micro-comics.
Full Review | Original Score: 9.5/10
Mar 8, 2019
The End of The F***cking World is, at its heart, a black comedy and directors Jonathan Entwhistle and Lucy Tcherniak are masters of employing humour to talk about these dark topics, without diminishing the importance of them.
Dec 20, 2018
It's a show that makes viewers care about its screwed-up, unlikable leads, and it depicts teenage misanthropy and being on the cusp of adulthood in a thought-provoking way.
Dec 13, 2018
Both Lawther and Barden capture that nihilism of adolescence, their performances are pitched just right and their chemistry works.
Oct 10, 2018
If you choose to follow James and Allysa on their journey, lean into the black comedy and let it swallow you up. You'll be much more satisfied if you do.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Jul 9, 2018
With a certain 'indie' and black comedy tone and a groundbreaking premise, this British series follows in eight brief chapters the odyssey of two young people and their path of personal discovery. [Full Review in Spanish]
Jun 28, 2018
You're no longer watching Dexter Jr., but a f***ed-up teen love story sans the clich six-packs and twee romances.
Jun 26, 2018
If you have four hours to spare, the show is worth watching.
Apr 12, 2018
Tightly put together, brilliantly balancing black humor with just the right amount of dramatic pathos.
Mar 13, 2018
Blackly and bleakly comic in parts, this adaptation of a graphic novel had grand scripting, production, filming, locations and the rest, but all were utterly outshone by the two young leads.
Mar 12, 2018
The End of the F***ing World is a crime drama and a teenage road trip story, but above both of those things, it's an ode to the tenderness and fragility of human connection. It's about what people mean to each other.
Mar 9, 2018
The surprisingly effective British show is one of 2018's earliest surprises.
Mar 2, 2018
While the two protagonists pretend to care about nothing, it's remarkable the ways we start to care about them. For all its attitude, F***ing World is ultimately very sweet.
Feb 23, 2018
It's probably the best cute meet in rom com history - except rom coms are movies.
Feb 15, 2018
End has the edge in writing, acting -- especially by Ms. Barden -- and ambition.
Jan 30, 2018
A bleak as it is beautiful.
Jan 29, 2018
At once a joyful watch and a morally destabilizing one...The End of the F***ing World evolves into something much rarer, a convincing teen-age romance.
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