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The Sinner: Season 2 (2018)




Critic Consensus: In its second season, The Sinner establishes itself as an engrossing why-dunnit thriller series with staying power.


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In Season 2 of the drama series, Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) goes back to his small hometown to investigate the murder of a couple by their 11-year-old son. As he tries to figure out why the boy would commit such a crime, it becomes clear that the town is hiding some very dark secrets that people will do anything in their power to protect. While attempting to bring these secrets to light, he also meets Vera (Carrie Coon), who might hold the key to understanding everything that's going on.


Bill Pullman
as Det. Harry Ambrose
Natalie Paul
as Heather
Tracy Letts
as Jack Novack
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Critic Reviews for The Sinner: Season 2

All Critics (30) | Top Critics (11)

For young Elisha Henig's acting chops, no praise is high enough.

November 6, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Season Two has only just begun its twists and turns. But so far, so good, with ample possibilities still in play while Harry's head tries to stay in the game.

July 30, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
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Season 2 has enough going on it could spin off the rails, but the mere fact it has so much working for it thus far is a big win for everyone involved. The Sinner is no one-hit wonder.

July 30, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

Some of the storytelling feels less refined than last year... but the cast is again strong enough that The Sinner could again be an addictive summer distraction right when we need it.

July 30, 2018 | Full Review…

The Sinner sets up a more immediately thrilling psychological mystery with the premiere of its second season.

December 18, 2018 | Rating: 8.5/10 | Full Review…

As played by Natalie Paul, [Heather] is a striking presence and there are arresting performances, too, from Tracy Letts as her father and from Carrie the cult leader who claims to be Julian's mother.

December 12, 2018 | Full Review…

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