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Good Omens: Miniseries (2019)

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Critic Consensus: A smörgåsbord of heavenly imagery and irreverent hilarity, Good Omens works thanks to to Michael Sheen and David Tennant's very-nearly-holy (or maybe unholy?) chemistry -- though, at only six episodes, it's a rare adaptation that may have benefitted from being a little less faithful to the good book.

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In series 1, the year is 2018 and the Apocalypse is set to descend upon humanity. An angel and demon mourn their luxurious earthly lifestyles, a child Antichrist goes missing and the Four Horsepeople prepare as the End of Times nears.

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Jon Hamm
as Gabriel
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If everything else feels decidedly extraneous, it's mostly worth it to see two such estimable actors having such a lovely doomsday.

May 31, 2019 | Full Review…

It feels like being told you're having fun rather than being allowed to have it.

May 31, 2019 | Full Review…
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Together, it's like watching two musicians at the top of their game play a duet; they positively sing... The rest of it's not bad -- not world-ending, but not exactly heavenly, either.

May 30, 2019 | Full Review…

Such archness. Such ostentatious charm and so-called wit. It made me feel like I wanted to suck the sugar from my teeth.

May 30, 2019 | Full Review…

Good Omens continues to have its special effects moments. But there aren't enough of them to overcome the basic tedium afflicting it.

May 30, 2019 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
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A cursory overview of the plot would suggest that the two decide to work together to defend humanity from divine caprice - but the performances make it clear that what each entity is truly fighting for is one another, and the bond they've forged.

May 30, 2019 | Full Review…
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