Flowers: Season 1

Flowers: Season 1

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Oscar-winner Olivia Colman (The Favourite) leads this dark comedy series about the eccentric members of the Flowers family. Maurice and Deborah are barely together but yet to divorce. They live with Maurice's batty mother and their maladjusted twin children.

2016UKKudos
Comedy

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Episode 1

An already black day for Maurice turns into a nightmare... More when Deborah, his wife, insists on celebrating their anniversary. And when Maurice's mother finds evidence of his misery, things worsen.

EPISODE 1.2

Episode 2

Maurice needs to be honest with his family, but under... More the stress of the gathering at the hospital, is steered towards a new revelation by Deborah.

EPISODE 1.3

Episode 3

Deborah's sister Viv comes to visit, stirring up the family,... More especially Deborah's suspicions that Maurice might be gay. Deborah needs to take action, but struggles to find the best course. Meanwhile Amy has a secret she wants to tell Maurice, but will he be able to return her honesty?

EPISODE 1.4

Episode 4

Maurice has been dropped by the Carols, while Deborah regrets... More her night out with Barry, so when Barbara invites them to dinner, it could not come at a worse time. Meanwhile, Amy and Abigail get closer, much to Donald's upset.

EPISODE 1.5

Episode 5

As Maurice makes a final bid to tell the truth,... More Deborah reconsiders her marriage and Amy makes a devastating discovery. Thankfully Shun has a plan to save the family - he just needs someone to listen.

EPISODE 1.6

Episode 6

The family is severed as Deborah considers her future, and... More Maurice and the twins struggle to pull themselves together without her. Barry gives Maurice a shock, while Deborah stumbles across something that calls everything into question.

Flowers: Season 1 | Reviews

100%11 reviews

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Flowers is... gloriously dark, rich and imaginative, bold, challenging and startling, with a worrying hint of truth about it.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

The cast is uniformly excellent.

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The Times

The Times

It’s almost boring to report another bravura performance by Olivia Colman.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Distinctive, but not necessarily unique, Flowers feels like a mixture of Franny and Zooey and Harold and Maude by way of Roald Dahl...

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Vox

Vox

If not everything about Flowers works all of the time, Barratt and Colman always do...

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Collider

Collider

Sharpe’s woozy artistry and gut-wrenching illustrations of an out-of-control mind... make (for) an absorbingly uncomfortable watch.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

Weird... yes, but really rather wonderful and as a tributary to TV’s general flow entirely welcome.

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Daily Mail

Daily Mail

It was original and challenging, and there were moments that were absolutely sublime.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

A small but perfectly formed emotional freight train of a tar-black British comedy...

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Flowers: Season 1 | Release Details

Flowers: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix.