Russian Doll is Netflix’s latest mind-bending tour de force, but what really happened in the end and where does the show go from here?
This article contains spoilers for the ending of Russian Doll.
It’s important to know what you’re getting into when you watch Russian Doll on Netflix. Yes, there’s the Groundhog Day aspect of the repeating time loop and although this show was pitched long before Happy Death Day came on the scene, the similarities are unmistakable. But this show is more of a metaphysical journey with the moral philosophy of The Good Place and the surreal, dark humor of Being John Malkovich, and there’s of course Natasha Lyonne capturing the audience’s imagination with her unmistakable brand of New York snarky charm. When she discovers she’s living her 36th birthday over and over again, dying repeatedly to reset events,