Critic Consensus: "Maybe Tomorrow" serves as a dark, stylish diversion from earlier episodes, even if it offers a somewhat less-than-satisfying conclusion to a previous cliffhanger.
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Critic reviews for Maybe Tomorrow
While the final scene felt more like a whimper, "Maybe Tomorrow" delivered the bang we've been waiting for through three episodes of Season 2.
No matter what, whoa boy was it a cheap attempt to build some excitement.
A cheap trick by Pizzolatto? Absolutely. Still, what a relief. Farrell, excelling in his first major television role since Ballykissangel, has been the most compelling thing about this series.
To follow an audience fakeout with dream sequence about daddy issues -- seriously? Is this what they're teaching in MFA programs nowadays -- more dream sequences, more daddy issues?
Pizzolatto is clearly working all these threads to tie them together into something cohesive and possibly great near the end of the season, and watching him do so - whether it's graceful or a bit clumsy - has its rewards.
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