Tag Archives: Bull Reviews
Season 1, Episode 23 – Bull ends its first season with an uneven finale that hits essentially the same story beats as last week. Bull works with JP, has ethical objections to her client choice, but helps, eventually winning—Bull has gone the whole season without losing a case.
Season 1, Episode 22 – Bull works on the first of three cases with JP, defending a cyber security firm against the FBI, who wants to see their servers in connection to a terrorist attack.
Season 1, Episode 21 – Bull introduces a new character, high-powered lawyer JP Nunnerly (Eliza Dushku), as the team works to clear Benny of the charges filed against him by the District Attorney’s Office. It’s an episode filled with ridiculous dialogue and over-the-top acting.
Season 1, Episode 20 – Bull is more ridiculous than usual this week, but that’s not a bad thing. The show is at its most fun when it embraces its ridiculousness and this week’s case gives it plenty of opportunities to do so.
Season 1, Episode 19 – Bull once again relies on a ridiculous last minute twist with minimal explanation to solve a case, but to the show’s credit, it’s one of its most ridiculous twists yet. Bull helps an infamous criminal defense attorney after he’s accused of killing his fiancé.
Season 1, Episode 18 – A fun episode of Bull finds the show leaving behind the dramatics of last week to focus on a murder at Fashion Week. Chunk’s former mentor, a prominent fashion designer, is killed by a poisoned dress during her own show.
Season 1, Episode 17 – Bull’s team takes on their biggest case yet—a class action lawsuit against a bank that defrauded its investors. It should be an exciting episode, but it’s dragged down by Benny, who mopes around and messes things up.
Season 1, Episode 16 – Another week, another predictable episode. The supposedly shocking reveals don’t hold much weight when the viewer knows that the real culprit will be whoever seems the most innocent at the beginning.
Season 1, Episode 15 – Bull has its best episode yet, as he faces off against his rival/love interest Diana Lindsay in a case involving a sociopathic billionaire real estate developer accused of manslaughter.
Season 1, Episode 14 – Bull takes on his toughest case yet, helping an army lieutenant accused of espionage for leaking documents detailing unnecessary civilian deaths. However, his eagerness to win at any costs may finally result in real consequences for the team.
Season 1, Episode 13 – Bull and his team assist a videogame world champion in a defamation case against his former team manager, who’s publicly accused him of throwing a crucial match.
Season 1, Episode 12 – After a young woman sets off a bomb in his offices, Bull agrees to investigate the case of her husband, a pharmacist in jail for the murder of a drug lord, with the only piece of evidence eyewitness testimony from Danny, undercover for the FBI at the time.
Season 1, Episode 11 – Bull assists two parents in a civil case against the hot young teacher who has seduced their son, her student, hoping to make the boy see reason and reunite him with his family.
Season 1, Episode 10 – Bull returns as the team takes on the case of a brilliant but troubled CEO whose company is on the line after one of her driverless cars kills an employee. But was it a mere accident or murder?
Season 1, Episode 9 – Bull is forced to confront his past as he and his team return to his hometown to help a man wrongly accused of arson and second degree murder.
Season 1, Episode 8 – Bull takes on a case involving his ex-wife, a celebrity lifestyle guru named in a wrongful death suit after a woman dies of anaphylactic shock after drinking one of her smoothies.
Season 1, Episode 7 – When a man is accused of vehicular manslaughter after a corrupt state assemblyman pushes the D.A. to press charges, Bull steps in to help. Meanwhile, Marissa starts dating someone, but who?
Season 1, Episode 6 – Bull returns after a two week break with another predictable episode, as Bull and his team help a brilliant yet arrogant doctor in a medical malpractice suit.
Season 1, Episode 5 – Bull returns to New York City and helps a man accused of murder who falsely confessed to the crime, by demonstrating that coercion happens all the time in life.
Season 1, Episode 4 – In a fun change of pace, Bull and his team visit a small town in Texas to work on a patent infringement case, going up against a tough judge and a population wary of outsiders.
Season 1, Episode 3 – After a week off, Bull returns with a predictable yet frustrating episode, as Dr. Bull proves the innocence of a girl imprisoned for murder after a podcast about the case goes viral.
Season 1, Episode 2 – This week’s episode is an improvement on the premiere, but some of the same problems persist.