As mentioned above, the response from critics and viewers was controversial. So, for instance, on Rotten Tomatoes, The Oath has received the universal acclaim among the viewers, with a score of 4.6/5 and a 90% approval rating. At the same time, on Metacritic, the reaction from the target audience was mostly mixed, 5.0/10, while Chris Barton (Los Angeles Times) has rated the first installment of The Oath at 30/100. An overall score of The Oath on IMDb looks average but favorable, 6.5/10 ~ 600 votes. Though we consider these statistics rather average, it appears that Crackle found the digits acceptable. Unfortunately, there is no official synopsis for a next season so far. We'll add these data when Crackle publishes them.
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The story focuses on a world of gangs which consist of those sworn to protect and defend. The series thereby explores the world of corrupt cops, which is unseen for the most of the people. The primary storyline follows Tom Hammond, a former leader of a gang known as The Ravens, which had consisted of cops. Upon release from jail, Tom finds his son, Steve, while he is replacing him as a leader of his gang. Meanwhile, the rival cop gang, The Vipers, managed to take over a pact with a drug dealer, Neckbone. At the same time, the FBI is about to destroy the plans of both gangs and put an end to the existence of any corrupt cops.