The Underground Railroad: Season 1

The Underground Railroad: Season 1

STREAMING SOON14 May 2021
The Underground Railroad: Season 1

An escapee from a Georgia plantation makes a risky journey to the rumored Underground Railroad, and discovers it's no mere metaphor, in this limited series adaptation of Colson Whitehead's novel directed by Barry Jenkins (Moonlight).

2021USAPrime Video
DramaHistorical
Creator:
Barry Jenkins ('Moonlight', 'If Beale Street Could Talk')
Cast:
Chase W. DillonJoel EdgertonThuso MbeduAaron PierreAmber Gray

Streaming (1 Provider)

  • Arriving 14th May
EPISODE 1.1

Episode 1

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EPISODE 1.2

Episode 2

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EPISODE 1.3

Episode 3

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EPISODE 1.4

Episode 4

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EPISODE 1.5

Episode 5

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EPISODE 1.6

Episode 6

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EPISODE 1.7

Episode 7

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EPISODE 1.8

Episode 8

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EPISODE 1.9

Episode 9

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EPISODE 1.10

Episode 10

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The Underground Railroad: Season 1 / Reviews

Paste

Paste

There is a thudding heartbeat at the center, proving that despite the trauma at the core of the story, the series is about perseverance.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Jenkins and Plan B are pushing the boundaries of television as entertainment in the streaming age.

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BBC

BBC

The series is expansive enough to include the intricate antebellum culture that Whitehead's novel depicts... Nothing is simplified.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

As every chance at freedom becomes a new prison, Railroad's humane horror offers more sympathy than hope.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Has a perspective beyond simply observing the horror of oppression.

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Variety

Variety

Romance bursts forth from the unlikeliest places, swelling and sweet.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Challenging, binge-worthy...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Jenkins has assembled an amazing cast...

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The Underground Railroad: Season 1 / Trailers