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The Gang Goes To War

The Good Fight: The Gang Goes To War

Season 4, Episode 5: " The Gang Goes to War "

When do we cross the line? Is it when we mix business and pleasure? When we overstep our authority? When the lines between professional and personal become blurred? All these questions were asked on The Good Fight Season 4 Episode 5, as the series stepped away from Memo 618 for the most part and focused on the interpersonal relationships. Liz and Caleb, for once...

Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 9 Review

Motherland: Fort Salem: Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 9 Review

Season 1, Episode 9: " Coup "

Well, that didn't work out well. General Alder showed why she's been in power for centuries on Motherland: Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 9. Now the only question is whether the blowback from the aborted coup is going to reach the Bellweather Unit. Their first taste of action on Motherland: Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 8 left a sour taste in the mouths of the unit.

Bella

Mrs. America: Bella

Season 1, Episode 7: " Bella "

Things are heating up on Mrs. America Season 1 Episode 7, as the show approaches its climax. Mrs. America subtly planted seeds among some of the characters, in the hopes of a vast explosion by the series finale. The show boldly embraced creative liberty on "Bella," and had us on the edge of our seats. The National Women's Conference was re-established, with Bella...

Freaks and Geeks

DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Freaks and Geeks

Season 5, Episode 11: " Ship Broken "

Going Greek had a couple of meanings on DC's Legends of Tomorrow Season 5 Episode 11. The Legends grew closer and closer to using the Loom of Fate, but first, they needed to acquire the Chalice of Dionysus from the god himself to do so. It proved to be a bit of a challenge for them because of Dion's suspicions that using the Loom would diminish the amount of partying in the world...

Uncle Danny

Almost Paradise: Uncle Danny

Season 1, Episode 7: " Uncle Danny "

It's easier to understand Alex now. That was after meeting his Uncle Danny, the man who raised him, on Almost Paradise Season 1 Episode 7. Now we know why Alex is so distrustful of everyone. Danny, portrayed by the always reliable Richard Kind, was a piece of work, no doubt about it. No wonder Alex's hypertension monitor went off as soon as Danny appe...

The Diner

Roswell, New Mexico: The Diner

Season 2, Episode 9: " The Diner "

A series of flashbacks helped fill in some of the blanks on Roswell, New Mexico Season 2 Episode 9.  Because of his connection to Nora and Louise, Michael's boss, Sanders, was able to provide answers that Michael thought were lost forever.  Nora was killed in the explosion at Caulfield prison, but is it possible that Max and Isobel's mom could still be alive? ...

Honeymoon's Over

Survivor: Honeymoon's Over

Season 1, Episode 5: " Pulling Your Own Weight "

The honeymoon phase didn't last too long for Daniel and Noa.  On The Baker and the Beauty Season 1 Episode 5, the couple had their first real fight as Daniel got a taste of the "celebrity lifestyle." There are plenty of perks that come with being in the public eye including a free Corvette that Daniel eagerly took for a spin, but as Rafael warned, everything comes with a price....

Are You From Pinner?

Killing Eve: Are You From Pinner?

Season 3, Episode 5: " Are You From Pinner? "

Home isn't always where the heart is. Villanelle found that out on Killing Eve Season 3 Episode 5. We barely knew anything going into it about Villanelle's childhood. We knew from Killing Eve Season 1 that Villanelle ends up at the school with Anna before eventually getting recruited for The Twelve in prison, but everything before that got glossed over. ...

City of Angels Season 1 Episode 3 Review

Penny Dreadful: City of Angels: City of Angels Season 1 Episode 3 Review

Season 1, Episode 3: " Wicked Old World "

If the central characters had bought into their various dreams previously, Penny Dreadful: City of Angels Season 1 Episode 3 threw a healthy dose of reality into their plans. Councilman Townsend's road to mayorship is full of Nazi traffic. Lewis's team of well-seasoned, Jewish, super sleuths met with tragic bullet-related circumstances. Tiago's faith in Molly got sha...

The Missing Link

Supergirl: The Missing Link

Season 5, Episode 18: " The Missing Link "

Now, this is what Supergirl is all about. Big, amazing fights at the DEO, unearthing new information about new villains, powerful women working together, Kara awkwardly trying to hide her secret, forgiveness, and so on. All of this was featured on Supergirl Season 5 Episode 18, a dynamic episode that showed what the superhero show could do when it is at its best. Plus,...

A Secret Kept From All the Rest

Batwoman: A Secret Kept From All the Rest

Season 1, Episode 19: " A Secret Kept From All the Rest "

Woah. I'm not exactly sure what that was about, but holy canon craziness, Batman, Batwoman Season 1 Episode 19 threw out a lot of unexpected developments. Developments that will have the comic-purists up in arms (like they haven't been already) about how kryptonite could be the element to kill Batwoman. Anyone else thinking that Lucius Fox left that journal to punk anyone looking...

One-Queen Show

RuPaul's Drag Race: One-Queen Show

Season 12, Episode 11: " One-Queen Show "

Comedy is tougher than it looks! Even if you're naturally funny like Crystal Methyd or Heidi Afrodite, creating a well-designed comedy show that brings the laughs takes a lot of work. The queens put their planning and improv skills to the test in their one-woman show on RuPaul's Drag Race Season 12 Episode 11. Most of the queens delivered a laugh riot while others hit major bumps along the ...

Insisting on the Impossible

Days of our Lives: Insisting on the Impossible

Season 55, Episode 162: " Friday May 8, 2020 "

Days of Our Lives has done the impossible. No, not brought Stefan back from the dead (if they did.). But even though neither Lani nor Kristen appeals to me, their scenes together were among the best of Days of Our Lives during the week of 5-04-20. Lani and Kristen have so much chemistry that it's a shame that Days of Our Lives didn't make them a romantic couple i...

Roy Cain

The Blacklist: Roy Cain

Season 7, Episode 18: " Roy Cain "

Dembe got saved from making the hard choice once again. He did actually choose on The Blacklist Season 7 Episode 18. Red's timely intervention just stopped Dembe from having to follow through. Yes, after a side trip with the Ressler Brothers to Detroit on The Blacklist Season 7 Episode 17, it was a return to the Raymond-Liz-Katarina triangle on this 150th episod...

Episode 5

Defending Jacob: Episode 5

Season 1, Episode 5: " Visitors "

It's difficult to believe that someone could be so cruel.  Defending Jacob Season 1 Episode 5 welcomed the superb J.K. Simmons into the fold as Billy Barber, and boy, he's a piece of work.  Billy made his bed when he murdered a young woman, so the very notion that he feels his son has failed him by not getting his sentence reduced was absurd.  What should hav...