Black Summer: Season 1

Black Summer: Season 1

Black Summer: Season 1

A group of strangers band together to survive the early days of the zombie apocalypse in this action-horror series from the producers of Z Nation.

2019Rating: TV-MAUSA
ActionHorror

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1

Human Flow

At the onset of a zombie apocalypse, chaos descends as Rose loses her family, Ryan tries to get his bearings, and a desperate man finds a new guise.

EPISODE 1.2

Drive

William, Sun and Barbara try to drive to the stadium, but it's tougher than they thought: They're blocked by both living marauders and roving undead.

EPISODE 1.3

Summer School

Rose, Spears, Ryan and Lance find a refuge. Learning they're not alone, they're schooled on the dangers of following the heart rather than the head.

EPISODE 1.4

Alone

Forced to fend for themselves, the survivors that were left behind must improvise and look out for both the dead and the living.

EPISODE 1.5

Diner

Trapped in an abandoned diner, William and Sun must decide whether they can depend on the survivors from the truck as their alliance is tested.

EPISODE 1.6

Heist

The desperate yet determined group undertakes a daring hit on a weapons stash, but the pandemonium threatens to swallow them up.

EPISODE 1.7

The Tunnel

Soldiers arrive with both plans and promises. But questions remain as a survivor makes a bold move. Who can you trust? Where do your loyalties lie?

EPISODE 1.8

The Stadium

As the group approaches the stadium, everything goes sideways. The survivors blast through their bullets -- and their options.

Black Summer: Season 1 / Reviews

TV Guide

TV Guide

In a sense, Black Summer is The Walking Dead without all the bloated melodrama, kooky villains, and pretentious blabbering.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A bleak, dull affair that mistakes camera movement for narrative energy and has about as much life as the walking dead.

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Decider

Decider

We're on the fence about Black Summer, because it's so well done. But it just feels like we've seen all this before, and there's plenty of other stuff to watch.

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IGN

IGN

Netflix's Black Summer is a bare-bones zombie survival story that makes you feel like you're in the chaos and carnage.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Yet if the zombies are defined by frantic agitation, the show itself stands out from the pack thanks to a pensive, almost dreamlike economy.

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