“Mr. Inbetween”: Season 2 (2019) / Z-View

Mr. Inbetween: Season 2 (2019)

Written by: Scott Ryan

Directed by: Nash Edgerton

Stars: Scott Ryan, Justin Rosniak, Brooke Satchwell, Nicholas Cassim, Chika Yasumura, Damon Herriman, Matt Nable and Firass Dirani

Tagline: None.

The Plot…

Ray Shoesmith is a professional criminal/killer with an anger problem.  Ray’s also juggling his responsibilities as a divorced dad with a young daughter and is caretaker of his older brother who suffers from a degenerative neural disease.

In season two Ray…

  • takes a job to kill two junkies that botched a hit for his boss
  • decides to approach the family of a little girl bullying his daughter at school. Things escalate when the police become involved
  • and his girlfriend decide to take their relationship to the next level
  • is hired by a dying man.  The man’s daughter disappeared two and half decades ago and he wants Ray to make the man accused (but never charged) to admit the crime and give up the location of the girl’s body
  • has quit smoking and finds himself struggling to control his temper at his girlfriend’s family’s Christmas party
  • accepts a hit from a gang’s vice president to kill the gang’s president
  • is marked for murder by bikers

Thoughts (beware of spoilers)…

Season 2 of Mr. Inbetween continues the streak of excellent shows featuring a great mix of drama and comedy. Each episode clocks in between 21 and 32 minutes which makes it perfect if time is short.

Mr. Inbetween: Season 2 (2019) earns 5 of 5 stars.