Black Summer(TV show/series, 2019-)

| 45min per episode | Genres: Drama, Action & Adventure

Scripted Reality in 1 season with 8 episodes

Black SummerRating: 3.0/5 (with 28 votes)
Black Summer is an American zombie apocalypse drama web television series, created by Karl Schaefer and John Hyams. The first season, consisting of 8 episodes, was released on Netflix on April 11, 2019. The series is produced by The Asylum, the same production company behind Z Nation, and is written and directed primarily by Hyams, with Abram Cox writing and directing additional episodes. Jaime King stars in the lead role as Rose, a mother who is separated from her daughter during the earliest and most deadly days of a zombie apocalypse. Stephen King called it, "Existential hell in the suburbs, stripped to the bone.” The New York Times wrote, "If Andrei Tarkovsky and John Carpenter had teamed up to direct a zombie show, it might have looked something like this formally daring Netflix series.” Many of the filming locations are in Calga... ()
Poster of Black Summer

Where to watch Black Summer (streaming/download)?

"Black Summer" is currently available on 1 providers. Black Summer can be streamed on Netflix as part of a subscription.

Duration: 45min
Netflix Original, Available to download

About Black Summer

In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.

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Trailer for Black Summer + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Black Summer: Season 1 | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix(Trailer, 1:42)

Black Summer Seasons and Episodes

04/11/2019Season 1 - 8 episodes
#1 | 04/11/2019Human Flow
3.0/5 (with 3 votes)
At the onset of a zombie apocalypse, chaos descends as Rose loses her family, Ryan tries to get his bearings, and a desperate man finds a new guise.
#2 | 04/11/2019Drive
3.2/5 (with 3 votes)
William, Sun and Barbara try to drive to the stadium, but it's tougher than they thought: They're blocked by both living marauders and roving undead.
#3 | 04/11/2019Summer School
3.2/5 (with 3 votes)
Rose, Spears, Ryan and Lance find a refuge. Learning they're not alone, they're schooled on the dangers of following the heart rather than the head.
#4 | 04/11/2019Alone
3.3/5 (with 2 votes)
Forced to fend for themselves, the survivors that were left behind must improvise and look out for both the dead and the living.
#5 | 04/11/2019Diner
3.3/5 (with 2 votes)
Trapped in an abandoned diner, William and Sun must decide whether they can depend on the survivors from the truck as their alliance is tested.
#6 | 04/11/2019Heist
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
The desperate yet determined group undertakes a daring hit on a weapons stash, but the pandemonium threatens to swallow them up.
#7 | 04/11/2019The Tunnel
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
Soldiers arrive with both plans and promises. But questions remain as a survivor makes a bold move. Who can you trust? Where do your loyalties lie?
#8 | 04/11/2019The Stadium
3.2/5 (with 3 votes)
As the group approaches the stadium, everything goes sideways. The survivors blast through their bullets -- and their options.

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Made by: The Asylum
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 20 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 04/11/2019
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Черное лето"
Keywords: zombie

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:31656, Added: 04/04/2019, Last updated: 10/16/2019