Picture a good Star Trek episode. Replace the Federation crew with a ragtag group of smugglers and the Enterprise with a rust-bucket held together by sarcasm and Chinese swears.
Black Mirror is horrible and wonderful because it realizes the worst possible outcomes of our present-day technological fears.
Almost Human is one of those season 1 deals that could have blossomed into something great if Fox had any taste in television. (Bitter about Firefly? Me? Surely, you jest!)
This is another one of those shows that is just really well put together, at least in the first season. The plot is solid, well paced, with compelling twists and characters.
You’re looking at Douglas Adams absurdity at its most brain-breakingly hilarious.
It’s tempting to start liking any of these people; and it’s just as tempting to hate them. “The Expanse” doesn’t care. It’s too busy telling you a story.