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      Season 1 – The Nevers

      2021 Drama Sci-Fi TRAILER for The Nevers: Season 1 Trailer List
      49% 70 Reviews Tomatometer 83% 500+ Ratings Audience Score Victorian women find themselves with unusual abilities, relentless enemies and a mission that may change the world. Read More Read Less
      The Nevers — Season 1

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      Despite strong performances and stellar production design, The Nevers struggles to stitch its slew of intriguing components into a solid show.

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      Previous Episode 1 Aired Apr 11, 2021 Pilot Three years after an inexplicable event suddenly equips them with extraordinary abilities, Amalia True and Penance Adair work to protect their kind from deepening antipathy; police inspector Frank Mundi investigates a string of murders. Details Episode 2 Aired Apr 18, 2021 Exposure Mundi takes a personal stake in tracking down Maladie; Amalia launches an investigation of her own; Lavinia Bidlow seeks to destigmatize the Touched at a society event; Hugo Swann enlists Augie to help monetize his illicit enterprise. Details Episode 3 Aired Apr 25, 2021 Ignition Penance creates an amplifier to spread Mary's hope-inspiring song across the city, but first, Mary must find her voice; Amalia propositions an unlikely ally and works to expand the Orphanage's reach; Swann entangles Augie and Mundi in his business. Details Episode 4 Aired May 2, 2021 Undertaking While Mundi seeks justice, Amalia and her most trusted advisers make a list of potential enemies; Harriet, Primrose and the other Orphans attempt to decipher a message; Amalia exposes an unexpected threat. Details Episode 5 Aired May 9, 2021 Hanged As the city buzzes with anticipation over a pending execution, Penance grapples with a moral calling at odds with Amalia's plan; with the two women at a crossroads, the Orphans must decide whom to follow. Details Episode 6 Aired May 16, 2021 True After Amalia's origin story is revealed, a long-awaited reunion crystallizes the Orphans' mission. Details Next
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      Previous Scott Bryan BBC.com It just feels like there is thirty percent too much plot and rabbit holes not connected to other plot lines. ... It is just a bit too weighted down. Jun 14, 2021 Full Review Wenlei Ma News.com.au The Nevers has a lot going for it but it's a distillation of Whedon's best and worst filmmaking impulses. It needs someone with a more disciplined eye to cut half of its many dangling threads and subplots. Jun 5, 2021 Full Review Suzi Feay Financial Times If ladies fighting in their nighties is your thing, then fill your button boots. 3/5 May 25, 2021 Full Review Bree Fowler CNET I loved the kickass, funny, complicated characters and the fact that I just couldn't figure out who the real villains are. I keep looking for another show like this. So far, nada. Mar 30, 2023 Full Review Therese Lacson The Beat [In] order to hold on to this show past just its one season, and in order for it to survive past the Joss Whedon shadow, it needs to make major changes. Oct 9, 2021 Full Review Audrey Fox We Live Entertainment Truthfully, The Nevers has a lot to recommend it. But as a busy, frequently over-stuffed period sci-fi epic, it has an uphill battle ahead of it. Aug 23, 2021 Full Review Read all reviews Next
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      Previous Dawn J I love the nevers and don't understand why the entire (part 1 and 2 are not on any kind of real release. It's creative and stong and compelling Rated 5 out of 5 stars 10/25/23 Full Review Eric U The old too quality HBO is gone. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 08/29/23 Full Review Maxima I It has potential but I feel like the writer is afraid of walking through the less beaten path... Decent plot, good production, fresh genre, theme structure is old tho. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 07/28/23 Full Review Danielle D The potential was all there, steam punk feminist sci-fi. You couldn't ask for more. But then the production and release of the last 6 episodes screwed it up. I really got into it, and was left hanging. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 03/01/23 Full Review Hunt G First six episodes were excellent, the last six had their moments, but it was a narrative mess, far too much, this happens with repercussions, nope fake, we are gonna cancel those out, then do them again and cancel them again. I enjoyed it, but it had a bad case of "we need water to put out the fire that I started so we would need water to put it out". Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/23/23 Full Review Dan K Great story telling and the season finale plot twist tied together a lot of clues from across season 1 - an amazing season finale! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/15/23 Full Review Read all reviews Next Post a review

      Season Info

      Director
      Joss Whedon, David Semel, Zetna Fuentes
      Executive Producer
      Joss Whedon, Jane Espenson, Douglas Petrie, Bernadette Caulfield, Ilene S. Landress, Philippa Goslett
      Screenwriter
      Melissa Iqbal, Madhuri Shekar, Kevin Lau, Jane Espenson, Joss Whedon
      Network
      HBO
      Rating
      TV-MA
      Genre
      Drama, Sci-Fi
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date
      Apr 11, 2021
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