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30 Days Without an Accident
Critic Consensus: "30 Days Without an Accident" uses its deliberate pace to dramatically build tension while advancing character psychology.
as Rick Grimes
as Daryl Dixon
as Maggie Greene
as Carl Grimes
as Hershel Greene
as Beth Greene
as The Governor
as Morgan Jones
as Jessie Anderson
as Spencer Monroe
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Critic reviews for 30 Days Without an Accident
This isn't a zombie story anymore. This isn't even a post-apocalyptic story.
All in all "30 Days Without An Accident" makes for an effective premiere with plenty of strong action and character beats to prime us for the season to come, though lacking a bit in any real surprises.
The episode was half character-driven drama and half B-movie frightfest, and to that I say, Hallelujah! If "30 Days Without an Accident" is the blueprint for The Walking Dead moving forward, we're in good shape.
This was not quite the action-packed beginning I was hoping for. Still, a decent first effort under Scott M. Gimple's new reign.
This episode showcased the show's strengths - suspense, humor, humanity, and, of course, a good old-fashioned undead splatterfest.
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