Tidelands: Season 1 (2018)


Critic Consensus: Moody, murky, and full of mermaids, Tidelands spins an appropriately sexy and violent tale of siren lore.


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Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018
Air date: Dec 14, 2018

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When the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, the town's clandestine relationship with drug smuggling is suddenly on public display. Cal must uncover the town's well-hidden secrets, while investigating a commune of outcasts who live in a hidden pocket of the bay - a group of beautiful and dangerous half-Siren / half-human "Tidelanders." Elsa Pataky (Fast and the Furious) stars as the mysterious and alluring Adrielle Cuthbert, the leader of the Tidelanders who will go to any length to protect her tribe of people.

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Critic Reviews for Tidelands Season 1

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (4)

For all of its unnecessary violence and bizarrely place nudity, Tidelands is strangely boring. It has no verve, not even a crazy, ridiculous one - at least that would have been entertaining.

Dec 12, 2018 | Full Review…
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Supernatural soap opera is sexual, violent -- and boring.

Feb 5, 2019 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Finally, a supernatural guilty pleasure show that is not about vampires. Tidelands isn't perfect, but the characters and plot make for a fun ride.

Dec 18, 2018 | Full Review…

Tidelands is trash TV, but it's the type of entertaining trash that's sure to find an audience who will love it for exactly what it is.

Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…

It's a little weird, it's a little sexy, and it's a little violent. But the presence of Charlotte Best is the main reason why Tidelands is a compelling watch.

Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…

Best and Pataky are perfect in their roles, holding up their respective poles of the circus tent with great aplomb and demonstrating a remarkable ability to keep a straight face.

Dec 19, 2018 | Full Review…

When the shows works its atmosphere is heavy and drips with dark beauty. When it doesn't, which is a lot of the time, it feels cold and muscle-bound, pumped up in the wrong places.

Dec 17, 2018 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Its parts are more than their sum; you are better off living in its moments than thinking about what any of it means.

Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…

This is popcorn entertainment through and through... Still, the show is competent enough, as both a crime drama and a CW-level supernatural story to warrant a watch.

Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…

A TV-MA take on mermaid lore, Tidelands is a completely serviceable drama series. It's average in most places and slightly above average in others... If you're into lots of violence, sex and nudity set to the backdrop of mermaids, give it a shot.

Dec 13, 2018 | Full Review…

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