Critic Consensus: Smartly unpredictable and led by powerful performances from a talented cast, the darkly compelling The Sinner sinks its hooks in fast and doesn't let go.
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as Cora Tanner
as Detective Harry Ambrose
as Mason Tannetti
as Dan Leroy
as Caitlin Sullivan
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The television version of a page-turner, as you inch forward in your seat, waiting to see where it goes next.
It's anything but breezy entertainment on a network where ill winds now blow. Even so, Pullman and Biel are solidly in charge of their pivotal roles.
[Given] Biel's committed, evocative turn, and the sure-handed direction of Antonio Campos, our interest is piqued enough to dig deeper.
In eight episodes, what the show did well was to establish a running sense of dread, set up questions that got answered -- sort of -- but set up new questions, until even the finest mystery buffs had to be scratching their heads in confusion.
After one episode, you'll happily want to skip the beach to stay home and watch the show you can't help but become obsessed with.
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