Invasion: Season 1

Invasion: Season 1

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Shamier Anderson (Stowaway), Golshifteh Farahani (Paterson) and Sam Neill (Rams) star in this alien invasion series from David Weil (Hunters) and Simon Kinberg (the X-Men series). Unfolding in real time, the story follows five ordinary people across the globe during the existential event.

2021USAApple
Science Fiction

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Last Day

Across the globe, strange and unexplained events being to unfold.... More A small-town sheriff senses something bigger is at play.

EPISODE 1.2

Crash

Amid chaos, Aneesha makes a difficult decision for the sake... More of her family. Trevante, a Navy SEAL, investigates a distress call with his team.

EPISODE 1.3

Orion

Mitsuki takes desperate measures, determined to uncover the truth. Caspar... More and Jamila discover just how dire their situation is.
EPISODE 1.4

The King is Dead

Trevante fears the worst until a locator beacon gives him... More hope. Mitsuki finds an ally in the most unexpected place.

EPISODE 1.5

Going Home

The president of the United States gives an urgent global... More address in an attempt to prepare the world for what lies ahead.

EPISODE 1.6

Home Invasion

In shock from the president’s speech, Aneesha rushes back to... More her family only to find their safe haven—and their lives—threatened.

EPISODE 1.7

Hope

Mitsuki commandeers a satellite station, hoping to make contact with... More outer space. Caspar reveals a strange secret he thinks is related to the invasion.

EPISODE 1.8

Contact

Trevante’s plane lands, but his journey home is just beginning.... More Caspar and Jamila brave London’s streets, trying to make sense of his secret.

EPISODE 1.9

Full of Stars

Mitsuki is determined to contact the Hoshi 12 before it’s... More too late, as the military detains the Maliks and Caspar takes a risk that may kill him.

EPISODE 1.10

First Day

The world, still reeling from global destruction, faces a new... More and unforeseen dawn. Season finale.

Invasion: Season 1 | Reviews

44%39 reviews

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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Variety

Variety

Invasion seems too preoccupied with doing the most just because it can, and not necessarily because it should.

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CNN

CNN

It's unclear whether these alien visitors have all the time in the world waiting around for somebody to get to the point, but a lot of us mere mortals don't.

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Decider

Decider

It’s good enough to stay with... (but) we’re not sure we want to see yet another series where other people are way worse than the unknown enemy...

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The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

At times an enchanting, moving drama about love's mysteries, not at all about the gross, fear-inducing spectacle of monstrous invaders.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Could be thrilling – if only something would actually happen...

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IndieWire

IndieWire

(Invasion) has little that isn't cobbled together from other, better stories of its kind.

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Vulture

Vulture

A ten-hour season devoid of nearly all humour...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Invasion is all setup, with very little payoff.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

In a bid to tell a sweeping story... Invasion takes hours, literally, to get to the invasion.

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Invasion: Season 1 | Trailers

Invasion: Season 1 | Release Details

Invasion: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Apple TV+.