The Path: Season 2 Reviews

January 23, 2018
All told, The Path is an engaging way to spend your spare time, but you're not likely to make like the cult members and reorganize your life around it.
December 28, 2017
"The Path" can be maddeningly slow at times, but it's those sublime moments of uncertainty that make it unlike anything else on television right now.
March 15, 2017
There's a lot that's good about The Path, but you have to chop through an underbrush of tedium to remain on its trail.
March 15, 2017
The Path contains ace performances from its three leads, and Season 2 works hard to expand the story up and out of the compound as Eddie attempts to live a post-cult life.
Full Review | Original Score: 7.8/10
January 26, 2017
The Path season 2 manages to take an already strong series and imbue it with a more confident swagger as it takes larger swings and risks, the bulk of which all pay off.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 26, 2017
By turns darkly intense and ponderous, The Path boasts a stellar cast that in season 2 is given more to do now that the characters and their roles have been better established.
January 25, 2017
But what was always good about The Path is better than ever in season two.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 25, 2017
The lessons are harsh and delivered with greater conviction. Guided by strong performances all around, each character feels like they're living on the edge of a revelation.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
January 25, 2017
In its sophomore slump, The Path seems to have forgotten why it wanted us to believe in it in the first place.
January 24, 2017
The show's second season places the focus on religion and adds shades to its once black-and-white struggle.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 24, 2017
For a show that's considering some of the biggest philosophical, psychological and societal questions of our day, 'The Path' lacks any feeling of risk.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
January 19, 2017
The rewards of The Path - including some stellar performances - are far more tangible than those promised by the Meyerists, but the climb has only gotten more burdensome in a season that fails to expand the show in a narratively compelling way.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10