Scenes from a Marriage (2021)

Scenes from a Marriage (2021)

Scenes from a Marriage (2021)

Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain lead this limited series reworking of Ingmar Bergman's classic, a chronicle of the many years of love and turmoil that bind a contemporary American couple.

2021USA
DramaRomance

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
14 September 2021

Innocence & Panic

After a tense day of reflection and disclosure, Mira and her husband Jonathan navigate the consequences of unexpected news.

EPISODE 1.2
21 September 2021

Poli

When Mira returns from a business trip with a crushing revelation, she and Jonathan struggle to process the complicated aftershock.

EPISODE 1.3
28 September 2021

Scene III: The Vale of Tears

Jonathan and Mira share all that they’ve learned since separating, rekindling old connections at the risk of exacerbating dormant wounds.

EPISODE 1.4
5 October 2021

Scene IV: The Illiterates

Jonathan and Mira reconvene, exploring the root of their connection but ultimately finding the source of their animalistic impulses.

EPISODE 1.5
12 October 2021

Scene V: In the Middle of the Night, in a Dark House, Somewhere in the World

After a period of self-reflection, a slightly older and wiser Mira and Jonathan each reassess their past, present, and future as the reality of their complicated love story sets in.

Scenes from a Marriage (2021) / Reviews

The Telegraph

The Telegraph

I found myself repeatedly impressed by the craft and technique's sheer blunt-force impressiveness, yet awkwardly, even guiltily, unmoved.

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Decider

Decider

Scenes From A Marriage works simply because of Chastain and Isaac. Can we put up with the depressing story just to see their performances? The jury is still out on that.

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Stuff

Stuff

Updated for a new generation and modern sensibilities with equally thought-provoking and engrossing results.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

As a showcase for the deep talents and remarkable chemistry of its stars, it can be one hell of a thing.

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Variety

Variety

What's left is to watch the fireworks as Chastain and Isaac immolate one another, and those are indeed spectacular.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Curious to watch in contrast to Bergman's original, just as it's tender craft and measured performances make it easy to admire.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Regardless of my skepticism toward Levi's reasons for undertaking this remake, he is a tremendous performance-driven director...

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Time Magazine

Time Magazine

It's a better-than-average TV show adapted from a masterpiece that you can still watch in the comfort of your all-too-delicately constructed home.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Doesn't always match the intensity of Chastain's and Isaac's performances. But when they burn white-hot, it's difficult to look away.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

It's a bucket of cold water on a story whose purpose is body-temperature intimacy.

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Paste

Paste

It's a master class that deserves recognition, and both actors reach the depth required to sell the dialogue. I just wish the material was worthy of their talents.

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Salon

Salon

Watching Isaac and Chastain impressively tango, spar, and exchange carefully choreographed fireworks displays is enough of a reason to take in Scenes From a Marriage.

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CNN

CNN

It's possible to admire the artistry and hard work that went into this production without feeling truly engaged by it, either emotionally or intellectually.

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