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The Sinner: Miniseries (2017)



Critic Consensus: Smartly unpredictable and led by powerful performances from a talented cast, the darkly compelling The Sinner sinks its hooks in fast and doesn't let go.


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A crime thriller about a young mother who commits a public act of violence and the investigator who attempts to learn why.

Genre: Drama
Network: USA
Premiere Date: Aug 2, 2017
Executive Producers: , , ,


Jessica Biel
as Cora Tanner
Bill Pullman
as Detective Harry Ambr...
Christopher Abbott
as Mason Tannetti
Dohn Norwood
as Dan Leroy
Abbey Miller
as Caitlin Sullivan
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All Critics (28) | Top Critics (14)

A woman's dark past leads to a sudden, bloody murder.

August 8, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
Common Sense Media

USA Network, Simonds, and Campos deserve credit for refusing to duplicate the usual template for this kind of show.

August 7, 2017 | Full Review…
New York Magazine/Vulture
Top Critic

An intriguing summer drama that already has us glued to the tube in a season of equally fantastic and unconventional women-led hits, The Sinner highlights a flawed protagonist without asking us to condemn or relieve her.

August 3, 2017 | Full Review…

It's a show that resonates on the surface more than in any deeper well of mental thought, but there's something effortlessly salacious and shocking about it that totally lives up to the likely page-turning nature of its source material.

August 2, 2017 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
We Got This Covered

The Sinner is at once intriguing and frustrating.

August 2, 2017 | Full Review…

The mystery might keep you, but there are too many flaws to love The Sinner.

August 2, 2017 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
Entertainment Weekly
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