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Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Black Mirror'  

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This list features the best seasons of Black Mirror, listed from best to worst with pictures of DVD covers when available. Fans may debate which season of Black Mirror is the best, but each installment of the science fiction anthology features memorable episodes. Some Black Mirror seasons focus on dangerous advancements in social media while other good seasons explore the idea of transferring consciousnesses.

This list of Black Mirror seasons has been voted on by fans from all over the world, helping to decide once and for all which collection of episodes from the mind of creator and writer Charlie Brooker are the best. Season one really blew people away with groundbreaking storytelling in episodes like “The National Anthem” and “The Entire History of You” while Season five continued to explore the dangers of letting technology overtake global life.

Which Black Mirror season is the best? Help us decide by giving your favorite Black Mirror season a vote up.

Black Mirror - Season 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Black Mirror'
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Black Mirror - Season 3

The third season of Black Mirror premiered on October 21, 2016, and contains 6 episodes. This season still focuses on the dangerous duality of technological advances.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Nosedive," "Playtest" and "San Junipero."

Memorable Moments from Season 3 include:

  • Yorkie and Kelly find endless love.
  • Lacie finds true freedom behind bars.
  • Cooper tries to make some fast cash.
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Black Mirror - Season 1 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Black Mirror'
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Black Mirror - Season 1

The first season of Black Mirror premiered on December 4, 2011, and contains 3 episodes. This season focuses on technological advances of the future and how their impact on society.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "The National Anthem," "Fifteen Million Merits" and "The Entire History of You."

Memorable moments from Season 1 include:

  • Prime Minister, Michael Callow, answers the demands of a kidnaper.
  • Bing uses his merits to take on the system.
  • Liam's re-do revelation provokes him to take drastic measures.
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Black Mirror - Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Black Mirror'
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Black Mirror - Season 4

The fourth season of Black Mirror premiered on December 29, 2017, and contains 6 episodes. This season still focuses on the intersection of humanity and technology.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "USS Callister," "Arkangel," and "Black Museum."

Memorable Moments from Season 4 include:

  • Nish gets revenge.
  • Cole leads a mutiny on the USS Callister.
  • Marie discovers the downsides of being an over-protective parent.
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Black Mirror - Season 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Black Mirror'
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Black Mirror - Season 2

The second season of Black Mirror premiered on  February 11, 2013, and contains 3 episodes. This season still focuses on a disturbing and dystopian future.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Be Right Back," "White Bear" and "The Waldo Moment."

Memorable moments from Season 2 include:

  • Waldo comes very close to holding office.
  • White Bear Justice Park proves to be a Groundhog Day nightmare for one.
  • Martha resents android Ash.
     
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