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The Mist: Season 1 (2017)



Critic Consensus: The Mist's absorbing atmosphere and solid special effects struggle to overcome a generally uninspired story and performances.


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A mysterious mist threatens a small town.


Alyssa Sutherland
as Eve Copeland
Bill Carr
as Howard
Gus Birney
as Alex Cunningham
Nabeel El Khafif
as Raj Al-Fayed
Greg Hovanessian
as Wes Foster
Alexandra Ordolis
as Shelley DeWitt
Lola Flanery
as Lila DeWitt
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Critic Reviews for The Mist: Season 1

All Critics (39) | Top Critics (17)

Given the understandably low budget, it would have been smarter to play with the unknown enemy in the mist instead of making such a literal horror show.

June 21, 2017 | Full Review…

This version tries to have it both ways - goofy and serious - and leaves viewers on the outside looking in, rooting for the mist instead of those running from it.

June 16, 2017 | Rating: D | Full Review…

The Mist could be a satisfyingly complex chiller, scaring viewers not just with unexpected jumps and amped-up creepy crawlies, but with the more human monsters who are all trapped together inside, waiting out the weather.

June 23, 2017 | Full Review…

There's something in the mist. And we're off!

June 23, 2017 | Full Review…
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The original movie surprised viewers with low expectations, and the TV version just might do the same.

June 22, 2017 | Full Review…
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The acting is no great shakes but the special effects and overall atmosphere are overriding plusses.

June 22, 2017 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
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