The Patient to Willow: the seven best shows to stream this week

The Patient to Willow: the seven best shows to stream this week

Pick of the week The Patient There are no bells and whistles about this new thriller – and it’s all the better for it. The Patient is a spare, nervy affair: two actors with compelling chemistry and a good premise unfolding over 10 concise 20-minute episodes. Steve Carell is psychotherapist Alan Strauss, recovering from a bereavement, then abducted and imprisoned by patient Sam (Domnhall Gleeson). Sam seems a gentle and reasonable sort – all he wants is for Alan to …