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  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 30, 2016
Season #: 1, 2
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  • Summary: After recent events, Luke finds everyone knows of his abilities and a new enemy soon arrives.
  • Genre(s): Drama, Action & Adventure, Science Fiction

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  1. Reviewed by: Shaan Joshi
    Jun 14, 2018
    80
    Luke Cage's second season marks the darkest point of the Netflix Marvel shows to date, and will have you rethinking your definition of 'good' and 'evil' once you reach the ending.
  2. Reviewed by: Michael Haigis
    Jun 15, 2018
    63
    [Luke Cage's] personal desires are in direct competition with his obligations as a celebrity and role model. The Netflix series struggles to coalesce those roles and present Cage as one coherent, if conflicted, person; instead, we see different iterations of the hero from episode to episode. It's a flaw that makes for a season of Luke Cage that's alternately bland and thrilling, formulaic and insightful--which is to say, as variable as Luke Cage himself.
  3. Reviewed by: Allison Keene
    Jun 15, 2018
    60
    There are plenty of things this season does well, really well, but there is so much filler and narrative dragging of feet in between that it’s hard to recommend it outright.

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