The Brave: Season 1

The Brave: Season 1

The Brave: Season 1

Emmy-nominee Anne Heche and Mike Vogel (Bates Motel) star in this military thriller series following the people who risk their lives to go behind enemy lines.

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EPISODE 1.1
16 May 2021

Pilot

The complex world of our bravest military heroes who make personal sacrifices while executing the most challenging and dangerous missions behind enemy lines

EPISODE 1.2
16 May 2021

Moscow Rules

The team heads to Russia when C.I.A. Officer Cassie Archer is attacked by rebels in the area. Patricia and her team work to learn why Archer is so important for the rebels to take out... MORE and Noah reveals an unexpected connection to the case.

EPISODE 1.3
16 May 2021

The Greater Good

After receiving intel that a serious player in dealing international arms, Ranier Boothe, will be visiting Caborca, Mexico, Patricia makes a controversial decision that could lead to a big break through. With Dalton's team on... MORE the ground, they must find a weak link in Boothe's men in order to carry out the mission. Meanwhile, Noah learns about Hannah's complicated past in the field.

EPISODE 1.4
16 May 2021

Break Out

An American traitor who turned to terrorism becomes integral in preventing the next attack on U.S. soil. When the only interrogator who can do the job is brought in to stop the attack, there is... MORE an unexpected breach in the prison where Dalton is stationed.

EPISODE 1.5
16 May 2021

Enhanced Protection

When the Ambassador Charles Webb is in danger while stationed in Nigeria, Dalton's team heads to the region to find a situation different than they expected. Jaz makes a connection with a little girl she... MORE meets during the mission and Patricia receives some personal news.

EPISODE 1.6
16 May 2021

The Seville Defection

When the team is on the ground in Spain, McG makes a connection that leads the group to discover a potential threat stateside. Meanwhile, Noah and Hannah venture out of the office to get some... MORE intel of their own.

EPISODE 1.7
16 May 2021

It's All Personal

As the team heads to Paris on a mission connected to Amir's undercover past, things get more personal than they would like. With stakes as high as ever, the unit learns more about their newest... MORE member and what might have brought him to them.

EPISODE 1.8
16 May 2021

Stealth

When an undocumented drone crashes on the border of Mongolia, the team is forced to investigate the old school way. Meanwhile, a stunning realization takes place in the D.I.A.

EPISODE 1.9
16 May 2021

Desperate Times

After embarking on mission after mission to keep the world safe, the team is confronted with a task that hits close to home. When things go sideways, the only option is to risk one of... MORE their own for their final shot to settle the personal score.

EPISODE 1.10
16 May 2021

Desperate Measures

Dalton and what remains of his team try to escape with their lives as they process a devastating loss; Patricia will stop at nothing to make things right, even if it means putting her career... MORE at risk.

EPISODE 1.11
16 May 2021

Grounded

With Patricia out of commission, Noah is at the helm of the D.I.A. when FARC revolutionaries take control of a flight in Colombia. When negotiations mean life or death for the passengers on board, Hannah... MORE must make her return to the field.

EPISODE 1.12
16 May 2021

Close to Home (1)

When an unlikely suspect is involved in hacking a U.S. submarine, Dalton and his team stumble upon a piece of Patricia's past. With national security and lives at stake, Patricia heads to Turkey to confront... MORE one of her most epic demons.

EPISODE 1.13
16 May 2021

Close to Home (2)

With just four short weeks before Dalton and his team finish their deployment, they continue to race the clock on a high-stakes mission. As they learn more about Hoffman, Patricia and the group attempt to... MORE use his intel to save innocent lives, but the information comes at a cost.

The Brave: Season 1 / Reviews

Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Plausible? You'll have to find another series for that.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

It's not my preferred form of escapism; for others, it will get the job done.

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Variety

Variety

There's no sophistication in the treatment of geopolitics or the wars in the Middle East, its characters are bland, and even the action sequences have nothing special to set them apart.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Nothing about the first episode makes us think The Brave is any different than most case-of-the-week fare built for mass appeal.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

The Brave has an impressive roster of actors who are perfect for a show like this.

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USA Today

USA Today

The biggest complaint is that its characters are not engaging or deep enough to draw viewers in...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Director Brad Anderson does his best to elevate above something you've seen before and kinda gets there.

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Collider

Collider

NBC isn't breaking any new ground here, but maybe it doesn't need to.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Its thrills are generic, but at least it stays focused on the mission.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

The series follows the template for action shows but makes the most of it through crisp pacing and realistic action sequences.

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