‘The Mosquito Coast’, the American drama TV series, is out now with its first season already impressing people and will soon be airing its third episode. Developed by Neil Cross and Tom Bissell, the series made its debut on 30th April 2021. It recorded a decent amount of viewership on its premiere but received mixed reviews from the audience. The show had already been in the limelight since it was starring Justin Theroux in the lead role.
The critics have also given a few harsh reviews as they felt that the creators had buried the best part of the plot into too many twists. Consequently, the show now has an average rating of 7.6/10 on IMDb and an average score of 48% on Rotten Tomatoes. Anyways, let us now find out further in the article everything we need to know about the show and its upcoming third episode.
About ‘The Mosquito Coast’:
‘The Mosquito Coast’ is a TV series developed for Apple TV+ by Neil Cross and Tom Bissell. It is based on the book with the same name (by Paul Theroux) and formulated into the drama genre. The book was recognized with critical acclaim after being issued in 1981. Consequently, Peter Weir adapted the storyline of the book into a movie (1986). It was a huge success and won several nominations and awards. The plot centers around a revolutionary utopian who flees to Mexico with his family when they realize that the U.S. government is hunting them down. Alan Gasmer, Bob Bookman, Ed McDonnell, Rupert Wyatt, Peter Jaysen, and Justin Theroux are the executive producers of the series. Fremantle is the production company behind the show, while Apple Inc. is its sole distributor.
The Mosquito Coast Episode 2 Recap:
The Mosquito Coast Season 1 Episode 2, which was released last week, was titled “foxes and coyotes”. In that episode, we got to see Dina rescuing Allie from the cops as he rams his truck into the police car. Then, Allie set up a trap to trick the cops as he hid in the massive slum with Dina. During this, Allie started giving an explanation to Dina about his hatred for consumer culture. He even states how capitalist greed had an impact on people getting discarded who are not consumers. The sole reason for his outrage was him being surrounded by homeless people and having a look at their daily lives. Consequently, Dina starts understanding where her father came from and the inspirations behind his steps. Now, let us have a look at some spoilers for the upcoming third episode of the drama series.
The Mosquito Coast Episode 3 Spoilers:
The Mosquito Coast Season 1 Episode 3 is titled “Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere”. Jeremy Podeswa has directed the episode, whereas Ian Scott McCullough gave written its teleplay. In this upcoming episode, we will get to see the Fox family stranded out in a desert. They will have no means of transport and only a few things to survive. Moreover, the military at the border has joined the forces looking for Allie and his family. Consequently, Chuy is their last hope as he belongs to the area and knows the borderlands in and out. However, the latter might not be able to help them out, considering his friend recently died. Apart from all this, you can also expect a few compelling alterations in the family dynamic. The production has not released any trailer for the upcoming third episode, but you can watch the official trailer for the series below.
The Mosquito Coast Episode 3 Release Date:
The Mosquito Coast Season 1 Episode 3 is going to release on 7th May 2021, i.e., on Friday at 12 AM ET. You will be able to stream the episode on the official website of Apple TV+ or its app after its release at the timeslot mentioned above. Last week, the show released two episodes together as it was a double-premiere night. However, now the show will be following a weekly release pattern releasing an episode every week on Friday. So, brace yourselves as the drama show will be returning this Friday with yet another dramatic and emotional episode.