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Black Mirror 

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An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech world where humanity's greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.

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Charlie Brooker
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Does "Black Mirror" Deliver in Season 5?

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Daniel Lapaine ...  Dawson / ... 2 episodes, 2011-2017
Hannah John-Kamen ...  Selma Telse / ... 2 episodes, 2011-2016
Michaela Coel ...  Airport Stewardess / ... 2 episodes, 2016-2017
Beatrice Robertson-Jones Beatrice Robertson-Jones ...  Older May Double / ... 2 episodes, 2014-2016
Charles Babalola ...  Tusk 2 episodes, 2016-2019
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Storyline

Set in a world only minutes from our own, "Black Mirror" unveils how modern technologies can backfire and be used against their makers, every episode set in a slightly different reality with different characters combating different types of technologies.

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Taglines:

>> The future is bright./ (season 3)

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Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

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Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official Netflix | See more »

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$320,000
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.90 : 1
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Trivia

Black mirror is a reference to the effect of a television or computer screen when switched off, giving a dark reflection of the onlookers. See more »

Quotes

Kenny: [sobbing] They filmed me.
Hector: Filmed you...
Kenny: Through my computer camera.
Hector: What, like, filmed you?
Kenny: Yeah, like, you know, doing it.
Hector: Like sex?
Kenny: No. Like, you... you know.
Hector: Jerking off. Jerking off to porn or something? Well, everyone does that. The fucking pope probably does that.
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Makes me long for more, and sadder that more are not like this.
25 January 2015 | by janet-42-167472See all my reviews

Brilliant.

Absolutely brilliant.

This is NOT anti-utopian, it is an actual mirror of a utopian idea gone terribly wrong.

I've only watched 3 episodes so far and each one has made me think, made me go back and look again, made me ask myself why this had never occurred to me before.

I would call this sci-fi in the richest sense of the genre.... it is not about science, but how science affects human beings. The one thing that never seems to change is us. Technology evolves, mutates, advances and declines, but human beings, our feelings, our courage, fears, and desires remain within us.

I love this show. I hope you will love it too. And I hope you will think.


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