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Blood & Oil Review: “Convergence”
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Instead of forcing their characters to make tough decisions and examine their own principles, the writers employ deus ex machina and let Billy and Wick off the hook. It is this leniency with their characters that in part makes Blood & Oil so forgettable.

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Blood & Oil Review: “Hustle and Flow”
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The third time is surprisingly not the charm for this cliche loving soap. Blood & Oil is back for more of the same with Episode 3, “Hustle and Flow”. Hap makes money and manipulates his family while Billy continues his track record of making outlandishly silly business decisions. All similarities to the Terrance Howard movie are purely coincidental.

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Blood & Oil Review: “The Ripple Effect”
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How does one come back from a ridiculous debut? An oil fire of course. Blood & Oil comes back for another try but goes the same way as its predecessor. It’s not all bad news though. Some moderately promising storylines could add some spice to the rest of the season.

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Blood & Oil Review: “Pilot”
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So much crazy stuff is jam packed into this episode that it’s hard to believe they’re saving anything for the rest of the season. Blood & Oil, which some are calling the new Dallas, seems set for the mid-season grave. But if some of its colleagues in the network quagmire are any indication, it could run for ten years.