Critic Consensus: Though not quite as sharp as Joseph Heller's seminal novel, Catch-22's handsomely rendered, hilariously horrifying exploration of war still soars thanks to its stellar cast and reverent adherence to its source material.
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as Colonel Cathcart
as Sgt Towser
as Kid Sampson
as Major de Coverley
as Lt. Colonel Korn
as Nurse Duckett
as Marion Scheisskopf
as Chaplain Tappman
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Watching Yo-Yo and his buddies slowly discover this crushing truth in a miniseries that often has the look and feel of more sentimental war pictures, well, that's where the true power of Hulu's "Catch-22" resides.
Catch-22 does have its uneven moments and some underdeveloped characters along the way but it succeeds in its overall mission.
It's a remarkably good-looking, high-quality piece of work all round -- and it returns the story to its historical context.
It is very, very good. Its writers, Luke Davies and David Michôd, have done an incredibly smooth job given the way that, on the page, Heller makes the reader do so much of the work... But on some level, I cannot quite get fully involved with it.
Good (and good-looking) production, but without contemporary relevance, urgency or edge.
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