Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Episode 10 - Rotten Tomatoes

Despite Yourself



Critic Consensus: "Despite Yourself" launches Discovery right back into the trenches of intense moral quandary under the apt direction of Jonathan Frakes.

Episode Info

While in unfamiliar territory, the U.S.S. Discovery crew is forced to get creative in their next efforts to survive opposing and unprecedented forces and return home.


Jason Isaacs
as Captain Lorca
Michelle Yeoh
as Captain Georgiou
Doug Jones
as Lt. Saru
Shazad Latif
as Lt. Tyler
Anthony Rapp
as Lt. Stamets
Mary Wiseman
as Sylvia Tilly
Rainn Wilson
as Harry Mudd
Terry Serpico
as Brett Anderson
Maulik Pancholy
as Dr. Nambue
Rekha Sharma
as Commander Landry
Sam Vartholomeos
as Ensign Connor
Wilson Cruz
as Dr. Hugh Culber
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Critic reviews for Despite Yourself

Get excited, hardcore Trek fans, because we're in the Mirror Universe!

January 7, 2018 | Rating: B | Full Review…

While I can't knock the writers for wanting to get their money's worth from the evil universe, it does sort of reduce this episode to just another prologue.

October 7, 2019 | Full Review…

Star Trek Discovery is back, with an episode full of intense, daring and shocking moments that will leave more than one wondering what just happened and what's next for our characters.

August 14, 2018 | Full Review…

This series may be uneven, but I'm enjoying the hell out of it.

May 22, 2018 | Full Review…

Discovery's true strength is in its characters, in seeing how they exist with each other, and exploring how it can use its beloved scifi setting to ask intriguing questions, and mirror our own times.

May 11, 2018 | Full Review…

This is the fascinating crucible the mirror universe should have always been. Let's hope the rest of Season 1 dives even deeper into the dark.

January 8, 2018 | Full Review…

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