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Every IndieWire TV Review from 2018, Ranked by Grade from Best to Worst

There's more TV from this year alone than any of us could watch in our entire lifetime. Let us help you pick which shows to watch first.

2018 TV Reviews

Regardless of what point on the calendar you’re reading this, 2018’s been a long year.

In our ongoing effort to help TV fans sift through the ever-increasing multitude of shows vying for your precious attention, we thought we’d round up all the reviews we’ve published on IndieWire since New Year’s.

Some of these shows peppered our Most Anticipated of 2018 list. Many of them have a place in our growing compendium of brand new 2018 Netflix originals. A handful of them are for shows we weren’t even 100 percent sure would exist in 2018, let alone be something we could evaluate.

To clarify: The list below is of season reviews, based on all available episodes at the time. For a number of shows, we also publish week-to-week reviews. You can find all of those here.

So, if you’ve just recently signed up for a premium cable channel, wondered what to recommend to your adventurous relatives, or just wanted to see which shows we gave a “C+” to, everything you need is just a scroll away.

(If, brave soul, you dare to think about any TV that existed before January 1, here’s our comprehensive collection of all our 2017 reviews.)

ATLANTA -- "Sportin’ Waves" -- Season Two, Episode 2 (Airs Wednesday, March 8, 10:00 p.m. e/p) Pictured (l-r): Brian Tyree Henry as Alfred Miles, Donald Glover as Earnest Marks. CR: Guy D'Alema/FX

A

America to Me — Season 1 [Starz]

The Americans — Season 6 [FX]

AtlantaSeason 2 [FX]

Better Call Saul — Season 4 [AMC]

Casual — Season 4 [Hulu]

Dear White People — Season 2 [Netflix]

GLOW — Season 2 [Netflix]

High Maintenance — Season 2 [HBO]

Howards End [Starz]

Little Women [PBS]

Wild Wild Country [Netflix]

Counterpart Season 1 JK Simmons

A-

Archer — Season 9 [FXX]

Barry — Season 1 [HBO]

Baskets — Season 3 [FX]

The Chi — Season 1 [Showtime]

Corporate — Season 1 [Comedy Central]

Counterpart — Season 1 [Starz]

Flint Town [Netflix]

The Good Fight — Season 2 [CBS All Access]

Homeland — Season 7 [Showtime]

Last Chance U — Season 3 [Netflix]

Legion — Season 2 [FX]

The Looming Tower [Hulu]

Making It — Season 1 [NBC]

November 13: Attack on Paris [Netflix]

One Day at a Time — Season 2 [Netflix]

The Path — Season 3 [Hulu]

Requiem [Netflix]

A Series of Unfortunate Events — Season 2 [Netflix]

Sharp Objects [HBO]

The Terror — Season 1 [AMC]

The Trade — Season 1 [Showtime]

Ugly Delicious — Season 1 [Netflix]

A Very English Scandal [Netflix]

Killing Eve Season 1 Jodie Comer

B+

3% — Season 2 [Netflix]

Aggretsuko — Season 1 [Netflix]

Anne with an E — Season 2 [Netflix]

A.P. Bio — Season 1 [NBC]

Bosch — Season 4 [Amazon]

Brockmire — Season 2 [IFC]

Castle Rock — Season 1 [Hulu]

Channel Zero — Season 3 [Syfy]

Detroiters — Season 2 [Comedy Central]

Divorce — Season 2 [HBO]

The Expanse — Season 3 [Syfy]

Final Space — Season 1 [TBS]

Grace and Frankie — Season 4 [Netflix]

The Handmaid’s Tale — Season 2 [Hulu]

Into the Badlands — Season 3 [AMC]

Killing Eve — Season 1 [BBC America]

LA to Vegas — Season 1 [Fox]

The Last O.G. — Season 1 [TBS]

Lovesick — Season 3 [Netflix]

On My Block — Season 1 [Netflix]

Pose — Season 1 [FX]

Queer Eye — Season 1 — [Netflix]

Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story [Paramount Network]

Reverie — Season 1 [NBC]

Rotten — Season 1 [Netflix]

The Sinner — Season 2 [USA]

Succession — Season 1 [HBO]

Trial & Error — Season 2 [NBC]

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt — Season 4, Part 1 [Netflix]

The X-Files — Season 11 [Fox]

GROWN-ISH "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe" - Zoey starts to experience “fear of missing out” for the first time in her life when she tries to juggle her schoolwork, extracurricular activities and, of course, partying. This episode of “grown-ish” airs Wednesday, January 3 (8:31 - 9:02 p.m. EST) on Freeform. (Freeform/Eric Liebowitz)YARA SHAHIDI

B

13 Reasons Why — Season 2 [Netflix]

Arrested Development — Season 5, Part 1 [Netflix]

Billions — Season 3 [Showtime]

Black Lightning — Season 1 [The CW]

Bobby Kennedy for President [Netflix]

Collateral [Netflix]

Colony — Season 3 [USA]

The Fourth Estate — Season 1 [Showtime]

Grown-ish — Season 1 [Freeform]

Harlots — Season 2 [Hulu]

Impulse — Season 1 [YouTube Premium]

Krypton — Season 1 [Syfy]

Love — Season 3 [Netflix]

Marvel’s Jessica Jones — Season 2 [Netflix]

Marvel’s Luke Cage — Season 2 [Netflix]

New Girl — Season 7 [Fox]

Orange is the New Black — Season 6 [Netflix]

Patrick Melrose [Showtime]

Safe — Season 1 [Netflix]

Sideswiped — Season 1 [YouTube Premium]

Sneaky Pete — Season 2 [Amazon]

Snowfall — Season 2 [FX]

This Close — Season 1 [Sundance Now]

Vida — Season 1 [Starz]

Westworld — Season 2 [HBO]

Who is America? — Season 1 [Showtime]

Younger — Season 5 [TV Land]

"Waco" Paramount Network

“Waco”

Paramount Network

B-

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story [FX]

Being Serena [HBO]

C.B. Strike [Cinemax]

Charité [Netflix]

Cobra Kai — Season 1 [YouTube Red]

Condor — Season 1 [Audience Network]

Crashing — Season 2 [HBO]

Dietland — Season 1 [AMC]

Everything Sucks — Season 1 [Netflix]

Goliath — Season 2 [Amazon]

Motherland — Season 1 [Sundance Now]

The New Legends of Monkey — Season 1 [Netflix]

Preacher — Season 3 [AMC]

Rapture — Season 1 [Netflix]

Rellik [Cinemax]

Sacred Games — Season 1 [Netflix]

Seven Seconds — Season 1 [Netflix]

Silicon Valley — Season 5 [HBO]

Troy: Fall of a City [Netflix]

Trust [FX]

UnREAL — Season 3 [Lifetime]

UnREAL — Season 4 [Hulu]

Victoria — Season 2 [PBS]

Waco — Season 1 [Paramount Network]

Lost in Space Robot Netflix Molly Parker

C+

The Alienist — Season 1 [TNT]

Kiss Me First — Season 1 [Netflix]

Lost in SpaceSeason 1 [Netflix]

McMafia — Season 1 [AMC]

The Rain — Season 1 [Netflix]

Siren — Season 1 [Freeform]

Strange Angel [CBS All Access]

Undercover High — Season 1 [A&E]

Unsolved: The Murder of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G. [USA]

GOOD GIRLS -- Season: 1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Retta as Ruby Hill, Christina Hendricks as Beth Boland, Mae Whitman as Annie Marks -- (Photo by: Danielle Levitt/NBC)

“Good Girls”

Danielle Levitt/NBC

C

Altered Carbon — Season 1 [Netflix]

Dark Tourist — Season 1 [Netflix]

Good Girls — Season 1 [NBC]

Here and Now — Season 1 — [HBO]

I’m Dying Up Here — Season 2 [Showtime]

Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams — Season 1 [Amazon]

Picnic at Hanging Rock [Amazon]

Roseanne — Season 10 [ABC]

Santa Clarita Diet — Season 2 [Netflix]

HARD SUN -- "Sun Day" - Episode 106 - The brutal murder of a night-jogger has dire personal implications for Renko and Daniel. Only Hicks and Renko understand the significance of his death. Daniel inadvertently discovers the Hard Sun flashdrive which places him in Grace’s crosshairs. Charlie Hicks (Jim Sturgess) and Elaine Renko (Agyness Deyn) shown. (Photo by: Miya Mizuno/Hulu)

C-

Evil Genius [Netflix]

Genius — Season 2 [Nat Geo]

Hard Sun — Season 1 [Hulu]

Life Sentence — Season 1 [CW]

Rise — Season 1 [NBC]

Sacred Lies — Season 1 [Facebook Watch]

Sundays with Alec Baldwin [ABC]

Yellowstone — Season 1 [Paramount Network]

D+

Sweetbitter — Season 1 [Starz]

9-1-1: Peter Krause (R) in the series premiere episode of 9-1-1 airing Wednesday, Jan 3 (9:00-10:00PM ET/PT) on FOX. CR: FOX. © 2018 FOX Broadcasting.

“9-1-1”

D

9-1-1 — Season 1 [Fox]

Our Cartoon President — Season 1 [Showtime]

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