Black Mirror ( 2011 )

IMDB: 8.8/10, RT: N/A, Metascore: N/A
Airing
Charlie Brooker (E4's Bafta-nominated Dead Set author) returns with Black Mirror, a suspenseful, satirical three-part mini-series that taps into collective unease about our modern world. Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to stop and question it. In every home; on every desk; in every palm - a plasma screen; a monitor; a smartphone - a black mirror of our 21st Century existence. Our grip on reality is shifting. We worship at the altars of Google and Apple. Facebook algorithms know us more intimately than our own parents. We have access to all the information in the world, but no brainspace left to absorb anything longer than a 140-character tweet. Black Mirror is a hybrid of The Twilight Zone and Tales of the Unexpected which taps into our contemporary unease about our modern world. The three stand-alone dramas will be sharp, suspenseful, satirical tales with a techno-paranoia bent - all audacious 'what if' stories: some comic, some shocking.
Genres Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released Dec 04 2011
Duration 60 minutes
Starring Nick Hendrix, Daniel Kaluuya, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Tom Cullen, Lydia Wilson, Allen Leech, Anna Wilson-Jones, Tom Goodman-Hill, Toby Kebbell, Lindsay Duncan, Patrick Kennedy, Rory Kinnear, Sophie Wu, Jodie Whittaker, Jay Simpson, Johann Myers, Amit Shah, Andrew Knott, Rupert Everett, Alastair Mackenzie, Rakie Ayola, Jessica Brown Findlay, Chetna Pandya, Donald Sumpter, Helen Fospero
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