REVIEW: Arrested Development – Season 5 (Part 2)


Synopsis: Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.



This season of Arrested Development is pretty much just more of the same. While there are a few chuckles throughout and the actors finally share some scenes together, the cyclical storyline has become stale with its self-imploding style and tiresome characters. Thankfully through it all, they manage to find a way to put a fitting end to this family’s chaotic story. From its overdone stylistic choices to its mundane, repetitive humour, this season mercifully puts the Bluths out of their misery.

Score: 4.5/10

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