Critic Consensus: "The Original" lays the vivid playground of Westworld before us in all its detail-heavy, morality-questioning, and mystery-filled glory.
as Clementine Pennyfeather
as Dr. Robert Ford
as The Man in Black
as Dolores Abernathy
as Teddy Flood
as Maeve Millay
as Bernard Lowe
as Charlotte Hale
as Theresa Cullen
as Harlan Bell
as Elsie King
as Lee Sizemore
as Peter Abernathy
as Felix Lutz
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Critic reviews for The Original
I'd say that with the lowered expectations that came... this was actually was an INCREDIBLE pilot!
Westworld is set to be several seasons long so you can't bet we'll be seeing more of this futuristic place than just the Wild West.
It's just the first episode, and already that control seems in flux as more questions arise. Can't wait to get a few more answers.
Still, the show seems extremely thoughtful about what it's doing - and in showing us the Dolores Wakes Up scene as many times as it does, it invites us to spot what seems like her slow awakening.
The best thing about the Westworld pilot is that you'll never feel tempted to check your watch.
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