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      Season 1 – The Outlaws

      2021 Mystery & Thriller Comedy List
      80% 25 Reviews Tomatometer 82% 50+ Ratings Audience Score Seven bickering lawbreakers forced together on community service discover a bag of cash, but they're not the only ones after it. Read More Read Less Watch on Vudu Premiered May 08 Buy Now

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      The Outlaws — Season 1

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      The Outlaws is a touch too broad to mine much nuance from its concept, but its aggressive affability and merry band of miscreants make for a solid caper.

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      Previous Episode 1 Aired Oct 25, 2021 Episode One Seven very different strangers begin their community service sentences renovating a derelict building in Bristol. Details Episode 2 Aired Nov 1, 2021 Episode Two A washed-up solicitor and an Instagram celebrity with anger issues discover what they could possibly have in common. Details Episode 3 Aired Nov 8, 2021 Episode Three The outlaws find themselves in choppy waters; a campaigner is rejected by the very cause to which she dedicated her life; a decision is made about the outlaw's sudden windfall. Details Episode 4 Aired Nov 15, 2021 Episode Four The outlaws try to launder their dirty money before the gangsters track them down. Details Episode 5 Aired Nov 22, 2021 Episode Five The outlaws must hustle on two fronts with a captain of industry and a member of the landed gentry; they plan an audacious break-in; an imposter is exposed. Details Episode 6 Aired Nov 29, 2021 Episode Six Even with redemption seemingly in reach, the outlaws find their time running out, and the net closing around them. Details Next
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      Previous Brad Newsome Sydney Morning Herald It’s not just that there are six lead characters forced to do community-service work in Bristol. It’s that all of them, from Merchant’s sad-sack lawyer to Walken’s deadbeat dad, drag numerous other characters in, making it hard for anyone to shine. Apr 23, 2022 Full Review Judy Berman TIME Magazine This can be hokey, but mostly it’s humane, merging the experiences of people from different backgrounds without thoughtlessly equating them... Apr 11, 2022 Full Review Neal Justin Minneapolis Star Tribune Ignore the convoluted plot about a deadly turf war and enjoy the witty banter between the lovable misfits. Apr 5, 2022 Full Review Aaron Phillips But Why Tho? A Geek Community If you love shows with a brilliant ensemble of misfit characters that come together under comedic and oftentimes strenuous dramatic moments, then you should absolutely give The Outlaws Season 1 a watch. 8/10 Jan 23, 2023 Full Review Marty Brown Common Sense Media The Outlaws turns out to be simply a pleasant caper comedy with a fun cast and a great premise that never quite lives up to the complex and weighty task it sets out to accomplish. 3/5 Apr 27, 2022 Full Review James Field Pajiba The Outlaws is absolutely worth watching. It’s more drama, less comedy than I hoped for but it does find that sweet spot, particularly once the group begins to pull together. Apr 7, 2022 Full Review Read all reviews Next
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      Previous Polly B The best series I've watched in ages. Laugh out loud & excellent performances Rated 5 out of 5 stars 01/25/24 Full Review Alex L An endearing lineup of characters with an equally well-paced narrative. Both seasons are distinctively enjoyable. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 01/02/24 Full Review Maxima I Waiting for season 2, one isn't enough. A breath of fresh air, not bad. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 07/28/23 Full Review Kathrynne W It's good fun. Stephen Merchant and Christopher Walken, themselves, would be worth it - but the whole cast pulls their weight. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 07/17/23 Full Review Neil J Dreadful. It's one of those "light entertainment" pieces that BBC TV still makes unfortunately. It's not funny enough nor not serious enough. So, what is it, a drama? A comedy? A comedy drama, which is a genre where without cutting humour, comes across as "pleasant" and something that would only appeal to those wanting no stimulation of any kind. Rated 1.5 out of 5 stars 07/11/23 Full Review Michelle T The casting is great, the story is complex but believable, the pace moves along nicely and the humour is fabulous. Love the characters and the acting quality is excellent. Christopher Walken...what a pro, what a superstar. One character I found to be too obviously written (or portrayed) is Diane [Jessica Gunning], the community services officer. A lovely, easy drinking option for everyday consumption. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 06/18/23 Full Review Read all reviews Next Post a review

      Season Info

      Director
      Stephen Merchant
      Screenwriter
      Stephen Merchant, Emma Jane Unsworth, Elgin James
      Network
      Prime Video
      Rating
      TV-MA (V|S|L)
      Genre
      Mystery & Thriller, Comedy
      Original Language
      English (United Kingdom)
      Release Date
      Oct 25, 2021
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