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Season 3, Episode 4 – iZombie sends Ravi on a stakeout with Major and gives him a porno binge mission. Major catches up to Natalie but his Filmore Graves merc team gets called out on mission. Blaine and Peyton stress the effects of his new cure and how it might change him. Clive and Liv get a lead in Wally’s murder.
Season 5, Episode 8 – The Americans take time off from their fake Kansas affairs and discover one of their targets has a little side action of her own. Oleg is ambushed by a KGB team searching for something they think he has while Stan and Aderholt make Sofia the deal of her lifetime. Paige continues her lessons in Beth-Fu.
Season 3, Episode 15 – Nygma goes on a killing spree and struggles to find his place in Gotham without Penguin. Gordon hears a disturbing secret from uncle Frank about his father’s relationship to the Court of Owls. Bruce faces his Clone in a deserted alley and Ivy pulls something cold and vengeful from the river.
Season 3, Episode 3 – iZombie explores an enlightened mind and tortured hearts when Ravi confronts Peyton and Blaine about their relationship. Angus lawyers up to retrieve the money from his will and starts a new venture with Don E. Major continues to track down Natalie while he gets sicker by the day. Ravi takes drastic steps to save Major’s life.
Season 5, Episode 7 – The Americans travel to Mississippi to steal some super-wheat and Elizabeth catches Ben in action. Paige frees herself from the Beeman next door while Stan’s integrity pays off at work. Elizabeth snatches an important file for the KGB and Gabriel reveals a little about his past and leaves advice about Paige’s future.
Season 1, Episode 8 – Carl Perkins makes his debut at Sun Records and Jerry Lee gets married again. Johnny Cash forms his band and Col. Parker schemes to poach Elvis from Sam. Marion struggles with her feelings about her men and fights to keep Elvis at the studio she helped build in the season finale.
Season 3, Episode 2 – iZombie delivers its funniest and most dramatic episode as Clive pursues Wally’s killer and gets help from Liv and Major all hopped up on father-daughter brains. Major discovers a lead for Natalie and learns about new brain-goo at mercenary practice. Vivian’s D-day clock moves up a year when an investigation uncovers a zombie-hate movement.
Season 5, Episode 6 – The Americans change the goal of their grain mission and Elizabeth gets an easy new target. Philip asks Gabriel for details about his parents and the Jennings’ take Paige to meet Gabriel in person. Mischa returns to his old life in Russia while Oleg makes an arrest in his corruption case and burns his CIA contact.
Season 1, Episode 7 – Becky welcomes someone new to Sun Records as Elvis Presley’s popularity grows. Col. Parker meets Elvis for the first time and begins his quest for management. Johnny Cash returns from Germany, marries Vivian and settles in to domestic life. Jerry Lee gets expelled from the bible institute and his marriage, but finds his bliss selling brushes door-to-door.
Season 5, Episode 5 – Noah Emmerich directs The Americans with a lot of love and Elizabeth makes a few big revelations on her deep cover mission in Kansas. Oleg faces a lovely ambush set by his father and decides to meet with the CIA. Mischa places a call to Philip but it’s Gabriel who shows up for the meet and greet.
Season 3, Episode 1 – iZombie returns with a whole new mission for the third season opener. Liv brings the team together to share their secrets. Clive struggles with his role in the new zombie-human dynamic and loses someone close. Vivian Stoll unveils her plans for the zombie future while Don E thaws the bane of Blaine’s past.
Season 7, Episode 16 – One of The Walking Dead sparks all-out war between the Alexandrian coalition and the Saviors. Rick is surprised by a heart-breaking betrayal and then inspired by an unexpected show of support. Negan has an army ready for battle and vows to kill Carl while Michonne fights through a deadly encounter all by herself.
Season 1, Episode 6 –Sam bets the house on Sun Records when he takes his latest hit singer on the road. Col. Parker continues his losing streak and competes against his loan shark for a lucrative real-estate deal. Johnny Cash loses a good friend while Jerry Lee loses his mind after he marries Peggy.
Season 5, Episode 4 –The Americans get assigned a couple of single targets in Kansas but one of them plays hard to get. Mischa gets very close to meeting Philip. Paige conducts her own rogue espionage operation. Oleg gets a break in his corruption investigation and reveals his dangerous situation to his mother who gives him perfect advice.
Season 7, Episode 15 – The Walking Dead emerges from the sea as Rick leads a siege team to Oceanside to ally with Natania or collect all her weapons for his next attack. Sasha is alive but Negan has her locked up in a cell. Rosita returns to Alexandria with a traitor-savior and his crossbow.
Sarah Paulson and Kathy Bates deliver the laughs to a loud and loving Dolby Theatre crowd while Cuba Gooding Jr. reminds us why Angela Bassett might be immortal. Executive Producer Brad Falchuk promises cross over characters as story opportunities present and explains format was the key to cracking the Roanoke mystery.
Season 1, Episode 5 – Marion finds talent for Sun Records as Sam considers packing up and returning to Birmingham. Elvis wants to make a record to give his mama for her birthday. Johnny Cash proposes to Vivian. Dewey lets a naughty word slip and gets busted by the FCC while Col. Parker makes more bad bets and a costly mistake.
Season 5, Episode 3 – The Americans break into a secret Oklahoma lab, building their case of a United States sponsored grain-terror plot to starve the Russian people. Oleg investigates food shortages in Moscow and receives an extortion tape form the CIA. Paige uses her new emotional control trick while out on a date with Matthew and Mischa works his way through the Iron Curtain.
Season 7, Episode 14 – The Walking Dead relies on Rosita and Sasha to drive the action while Maggie continues her path to leadership. Meanwhile, Daryl avoids talking with Maggie until Saviors spring a surprise visit while Hilltop loses one of its most valuable residents and Eugene is forced to make a life-changing decision.
Season 1, Episode 4 – Elvis makes his first stop at Sun Records while Sam takes drastic measures to deal with his destructive behavior. Jerry Lee and Jimmy Swaggart compete for Peggy. Col. Parker gets creative generating revenue at Hank Snow concerts and Johnny Cash travels to an East Berlin brothel for his first time.
Season 1, Episode 18 – Lethal Weapon wraps its first season with a prisoner hijack, prisoner torture, a chase, more torture, a spectacular high fall into raging rapids, some dramatic revelations and betrayal, followed by more torture and a fight. No one in this finale is going quietly, except RJ who graduates high school and misses out on popping a tent with dad.
Season 5, Episode 2 – The Americans keep watch on Alexei Morozov as he travels to secret farms in Illinois. Stan has a couple dates with his new love interest but gets pressure from the CIA to help recruit Oleg in Moscow. Elizabeth and Philip show Paige how to keep her head while she’s getting intimate with Matthew.
Season 7, Episode 13 – The Walking Dead ends Morgan’s era of non-violence when one of Richard’s schemes turns a routine offering into a bloody engagement and costs the Kingdom one of their favorites. Carol discovers the truth about her friends at Alexandria and moves into the Kingdom to help Ezekiel prepare his people to fight the Saviors.
Season 1, Episode 3 – Ike Turner brings his band to Sun Records to make a record exactly when Sam is desperate for a hit, but he tries a different label when Joe Bihari stops returning his calls. Johnny Cash sings at Oktoberfest while stationed in Germany and begins writing about his prison. Elvis follows his love for the music that moves him.
Season 1, Episode 17 – Riggs and Murtaugh face a rogue Lethal Weapon who targets a young woman and her baby. Agent Palmer goes missing when she gets involved with the case and discovers new information about Miranda’s death that could devastate her relationship with Riggs. Trish gets an incredible job offer from a former client billionaire.
Season 5, Episode 1 – The Americans return with a new mission that requires a new son, meanwhile Paige still causes concern as she pursues her relationship with Matthew Beeman. Oleg returns to the Soviet Union and begins his new job and Philip’s estranged son goes on the run. Someone makes a deadly mistake while digging up William Crandall’s corpse.
Season 7, Episode 12 – Rick and Michonne find The Walking Dead at a carnival that offers fun and much needed supplies, but things don’t go as planned when Rick tries to corral the walkers into safe little groups. Rosita continues her renegade plan to assassinate Negan and turns to a skillful ally. Tara struggles with the promise she made with Oceanside as the need for weapons intensifies.
Season 1, Episode 2 – Sam records B.B. King at Sun Records and pitches his own local find while struggling to keep the lights on at the studio. Marion wants to define their relationship while Becky holds the family together. Johnny Cash heads off to basic training and young Jerry Lee Lewis tries to sneak into his uncle’s nightclub to hear some good music.
Season 7, Episode 11 – Negan asks Eugene to improve The Walking Dead for his defenses. Dwight gets blamed and punished for Daryl’s escape. Negan sends Dwight to track down a missing wife but offers Eugene three of his wives for entertainment. Eugene settles in as the Sanctuary Chief Engineer and all the perks that come with it.
Season 1, Episode 1 – Sun Records introduces us to Sam Phillips as he opens the doors to the Memphis Recording Service and begins to attract new talent who become some of the biggest names in music.