Riot : Season 1

  • Network: FOX
  • Series Premiere Date: May 13, 2014
Metascore
61

Generally favorable reviews - based on 5 Critics

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

Where To Watch

Stream On

Critic Reviews

  1. Reviewed by: Neil Genzlinger
    May 12, 2014
    80
    The main reason to watch is for its signature gimmick, a set tilted at 22 degrees, where, several times per episode, performers are imprisoned and told to improvise a scene.... There’s no describing how hysterical this is; you have to see it.
  2. Reviewed by: Diane Werts
    May 12, 2014
    75
    Is there anything great here? No. Is it goofy fun? Yes.
User Score
3.3

Generally unfavorable reviews- based on 7 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 1 out of 2
  1. May 17, 2014
    0
    I watch a lot of TV and i rarely see a show that bores me so in the first episode. I love Whose Line, but Riot seems like it is trying tooI watch a lot of TV and i rarely see a show that bores me so in the first episode. I love Whose Line, but Riot seems like it is trying too hard to be entertaining and failing miserably. Also, this new formula of using Aussie hosts... not getting it. One and done. Full Review »
  2. May 18, 2014
    10
    " Riot is the best game show in american "." Riot is the best game show in american ". !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Full Review »