Lilyhammer : Season 1

  • Network: Netflix
  • Series Premiere Date: Feb 6, 2012
Season #: 1, 2, 3
Metascore
63

Generally favorable reviews - based on 5 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5

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Critic Reviews

  1. Reviewed by: Tim Goodman
    Feb 8, 2012
    60
    Lilyhammer is an odd little series with potential.
  2. Reviewed by: Mike Hale
    Feb 8, 2012
    50
    It tries to combine elements of American mob stories and Scandinavian mysteries, seasoned with frequent overt references to "The Sopranos," but the mixture is pretty flat in the first episode.
User Score
8.2

Universal acclaim- based on 91 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 32 out of 38
  2. Negative: 2 out of 38
  1. Apr 16, 2012
    10
    For the most watched show on TV in Norwegian history, Lilyhammer has terrific writing and a gorgeous cast which is pleasantly Juxtaposed byFor the most watched show on TV in Norwegian history, Lilyhammer has terrific writing and a gorgeous cast which is pleasantly Juxtaposed by Van Zandts mafioso character. I really enjoyed the fresh idea and hope to see more great original entertainment from netflix in the future. Full Review »
  2. Apr 1, 2012
    10
    Without repeating what others may have already stated - This is a refreshingly new series that dares to take a step beyond the predictablyWithout repeating what others may have already stated - This is a refreshingly new series that dares to take a step beyond the predictably ordinary. And it is set in a completely different location than what is typically ordinary. Character development is excellent with new and interesting faces. Netflix deserves recognition for giving something new a try. Its working!! I can't wait for season 2. Full Review »
  3. Feb 9, 2012
    10
    Loved the story and cast. Cant wait for season 2 but wish Van Zandt had better posture and more than 2 facial expressions. Has he had neckLoved the story and cast. Cant wait for season 2 but wish Van Zandt had better posture and more than 2 facial expressions. Has he had neck surgery that prevents head turn? Full Review »