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Politicians shagging pigs. The X Factor ruling the world. All your memories on tap. To some, Charlie Brooker’s 21st century spin on The Twilight Zone is a darker than dark comedy — to others, it’s a disturbing parable that’s more horrifying than amusing. However you view it, this three-part series is thought-provoking and very well written, with its final episode, The Entire History Of You, a heart-breaking triumph.


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A Uniquely Twisted Experience

Black Mirror is most certainly not for the faint of heart. However, for those who can stomach it, it is one of the most thought-provoking, original, and terribly disturbing TV series for a long time. Performances are excellent, with each episode utilizing a different cast. Despite the fact that the series is only made up of three episodes, each one is rewatchable, with themes of talent show culture, internet freedom of information and suspicion explored in their own dark ways. Every episode has ... More

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