TV Review: Sense8 S01E01 — S01E04

The modest goal of the latest Netflix Original Sense8 (created by the impressive teaming of the Wachowski's an J. Michael Straczynski) was to reinvent the television series. So if nothing else this show is shooting for the moon and while the landing isn't smooth, but I think they at least made orbit. The high concept of Sense8 isn't radically different to other genre bending shows. Basically you've got a group of 8 individuals who are going about their lives when they are somehow gifted with the power to sense each other, talk to each other and utilize each other's skills. There's also an evil (I'm assuming) group lead by a …Read more  »