Cowboy Bebop: Season 1

Cowboy Bebop: Season 1

Cowboy Bebop: Season 1

John Cho plays Spike in this live-action remake of the jazz-punk sci-fi anime following a ragtag crew of bounty hunters chasing down the galaxy's most dangerous criminals. 

2021Rating: TV-MAUSA
ActionCrimeScience Fiction

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Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Cowboy Gospel

After getting shortchanged on the fee for a bounty, Spike... More and Jet head to New Tijuana on the trail of another mark — but they're not the only ones.

EPISODE 1.2

Venus Pop

While chasing a bounty on a one-handed Venusian bomber, Jet... More and Spike grapple with rising interpersonal tensions, exacerbated by Spike's secret past.

EPISODE 1.3

Dog Star Swing

Jet needs cash to buy his daughter a birthday present.... More To get it, he and Spike track a potential bounty to a brothel, but Spike has his own agenda.

EPISODE 1.4

Callisto Soul

When a group of ecoterrorists screw up her attempted shakedown,... More Faye enlists Spike and Jet to help her bring them in for the bounty.

EPISODE 1.5

Darkside Tango

Jet reunites with his ex-partner to track down a recently... More released criminal. While he's away, Spike and Faye try to pick up a quick job.

EPISODE 1.6

Binary Two-Step

When the Bebop needs repairs, Jet sends Spike to chase... More down a tip on a phantom bounty to cover the cost, leaving Faye to supervise the mechanic.

EPISODE 1.7

Galileo Hustle

A con woman from Faye's past reappears, offering Faye's real... More identity in exchange for passage to Santo City in a hurry. Julia considers her options.

EPISODE 1.8

Sad Clown A-Go-Go

Vicious liberates a terrifying assassin and contracts him to kill... More Spike Spiegel. Later, he puts his plan for the Elders into motion.

EPISODE 1.9

Blue Crow Waltz

Years earlier, Spike and Vicious meet Julia at Ana's club.... More But romantic entanglements and Vicious' ambitions soon cause trouble for all of them.

EPISODE 1.10

Supernova Symphony

Faye and Jet track Spike to Ana's club, only to... More learn that Vicious has kidnapped Jet's daughter so he can trade Spike's life for hers.

Cowboy Bebop: Season 1 | Reviews

47%77 reviews

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IGN

IGN

An unapologetic adaptation of the anime classic...

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Collider

Collider

A colourless, soulless copy of a landmark anime series.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

(It) doesn't quite live up to the power of the original series.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

This is a lively and confident series that knows what it is...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop is a bloodless substitute for the real thing.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

A hollow re-enactment, continually inviting comparison to the original...

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

The series feels more cartoonish than the anime that spawned it.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

There’s a depressingly manufactured sense to the whole thing...

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Vulture

Vulture

Brought to life, Cowboy Bebop loses some of its melancholy soul.

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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

This version of Cowboy Bebop, in many ways, improves on the original.

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