Mr. Robot Can’t Satisfyingly End Season 2

September 20, 2016 By Time TV News

Mr. Robot : S2 : E12

The season 2 finale of Mr. Robot, airing next Wednesday night, has a great deal of narrative work to do. It needs to explain, at least a little, where Tyrell Wellick (Martin Wallström) has been. It needs to show us more about how Elliot’s “Mr. Robot” alter personality takes him over and what the consequences of this are; we’ve seen too many hints that Elliot himself becomes a world-changing mastermind in moments he cannot remember, and not enough plot movement. It doesn’t need to tie together its various dark actors (who have thus far seemed vaguely and ineffably connected) but it does need to point towards a less scattered way forward. Read More