Elite has everything to be his new favorite series from Netflix: the Spanish production that has been compared to other popular works like Gossip Girl, Riverdale, Rebelde and How To Get Away With A Murderer arrived on the streaming service last Friday ( 05) and is already being well spoken.
With part of the cast of La Casa de Papel, one of the great recent highlights for the international content of the platform, this new bet plays with teenage intrigues in a luxurious elite school where scholarship holders have no time. Check out the subtitled trailer:
The series takes place at Las Encinas school, where wealthy teenagers study. Three young middle class men, Samuel, Christian and Nadia, are going to study there after an earthquake destroyed their school and received scholarships, which does not please the local elite and unleashes a rivalry between those who have everything and those who do not. they have nothing to lose, ending in murder.
This first season has its episodes alternated between two times: the arrival of strangers in the nest of works and the present, four months after the bloody incident. Testimonials are also recurring. In addition to the murder, the series also focuses on themes such as betrayals, promiscuity, ostentation, HIV, polygamy, religion and trafficking, without fear of entering taboos, like a lighter version of Sense8.
It is also possible to say that, in addition to murder, prejudice can be considered as one of the main themes of the series, with the great social shock that arises with the encounter of students from such different classes.
María Pedraza, Miguel Herrán and Jaime Lorente, respectively Alison Parker, Río and Denver, from La Casa de Papel, are the highlights of the narrative about class rivalry, succeeding As Telefonistas, another original Spanish narrative of the platform.
In all, eight episodes were launched completing the first season, which is now available to be marathoned directly by Netflix, on any device, dubbed or subtitled. The criticism regarding the series has been good, stating that it is a good hobby option, but that one should not expect much in relation to innovations.
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