Our Boys - Season 1
It is a series of brief dramatic events in the summer of 2014, in which three Jewish teenagers were kidnapped and killed by Hamas militants. In just two days of the incident, the body of a burned Palestinian teenager from East Jerusalem was found. An Israeli agent from the Shin Bet internal terrorism department begins an investigation into the murder, while the parents of the dead teenager begin their mission in search of the murderer.
Critics Of "Our Boys - Season 1"
Wall Street Journal
August 09, 2019 A work of distinguished writing, fearless in its sophistication, unfailing in its powers.Read in Source
August 13, 2019 Trying to portray the intricacies of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in a TV show is always difficult, but Our Boys is a compelling fictionalization of a very complicated story.Read in Source
August 13, 2019 This 10-episode HBO series puts faces on a conflict often seen -- especially in the U.S. -- from a distant aerial view, bringing the loss, pain and senseless circle of violence achingly home.Read in Source
August 14, 2019 Our Boys is paced with a punishing slowness... But it rewards with tough insight.Read in Source
August 12, 2019 Our Boys puts a human face on an age-old conflict, asking if justice is ever possible in a world where young boys are used as tragic pawns.Read in Source
August 12, 2019 The strange case of a narrative that might have been curated carefully with its investigative beats, but so little appears to happen in each episode that a necessary tension is lost.Read in Source
August 12, 2019 "Our Boys" is done in such a thoughtful and sensitive manner that it demands to be viewed by as large an audience as possible, both locally and globally.Read in Source
August 09, 2019 This is not to say Our Boys is detached - if anything, the emoting is deeply felt and often difficult to bear - but it is so microscopically focused on the tense real-time linear progression of the investigation that no moment feels contrived.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...