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The L Word: Season 2 Reviews

March 20, 2019
The L Word writers need to get closer to the pulse of current queer-women's issues, and then be willing to ride complex themes out to more fragile edges.
March 20, 2019
Often The L Word seems to arrange the characters in emotional and erotic poses rather than just let them breathe.
Top Critic
March 20, 2019
It is a deeply pleasurable thing to watch a bunch of lesbians who aren't marginal characters whose maudlin tales of coming out and familial rejection are not really our problem.
March 20, 2019
The show gives us a large and talented cast, but manages nevertheless manages to be accessible enough that even those of us who missed the first season can catch on quickly.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 31, 2020
The L Word is clearly not for everyone, but for those willing to approach it with an open mind it's better than just OK.
April 1, 2020
Despite its outwardly rebellious theme -- the unapologetic depiction of the love lives and sex lives of gay women -- the show is mainly just a good, old-fashioned, spicy relationship drama
June 29, 2018
The cast shifts effortlessly from high drama to humor and then passion. A lot is asked of them, and they deliver.
January 22, 2018
... the second season, like the first, is entirely devoted to chlorinated water, loud music, pricey apartments, warm weather, hot bodies...
March 31, 2020
The writers are more confident and directed this season, and their story lines promise to build gradually to a soap-operatic climax.