Tag Archives: The Good Place Reviews
Season 2, Episode 12 – In a moving, focused season finale, Michael and Gen develop a scheme to give the gang one last chance to save their souls from eternal damnation.
Season 2, Episode 11 – More relieving reveals, tantalizing twists and nerve-wracking tests add up to yet another wrenching yet ultimately satisfying episode that leaves the gang united and ready to push forward.
Season 2, Episode 10 – Packed to the brim with humor and suspense, this critical turn in the series has a surprisingly heartwrenching conclusion that leaves us again with a host of possibilities.
Season 2, Episode 9 – Another complete reset is in order as the gang looks forward to an uncertain future.
Season 2, Episode 8 – In the hotly anticipated return of The Good Place, some pent-up tension slightly releases and Michael’s development progresses to make the story even more complex.
Season 2, Episode 7 – The last episode until January (sigh) is stolen by a hilarious Jason Mantzoukas, and its cliffhanger has been a long time coming.
Season 2, Episode 6 – A more somber episode helps slow down the action and focus us on the ethical core of this brilliant series.
Season 2, Episode 5 – The inventive after-universe of “The Good Place” is in focus this episode – as well as its boundaries and limitations.
Season 2, Episode 4 – Ted Danson’s versatility steals the show in another, tantalizing chapter of the “Team Cockroach” saga.
Season 2, Episode 3 – It’s a special kind of series that can almost completely reinvent itself with each episode, and still remain plausible and several jumps away from the shark.
Season 2, Episode 2 – The second episode of The Good Place sacrifices nothing and delivers everything we need to again open the story to delicious possibilities.
Season 2, Episode 1 – Under an entirely new precedent, the hour-long premiere episode hooks in quickly, careens wildly, and delights as always.
Season 1, Episode 12-13 – Season one of The Good Place ends on a massive twist, leaving everyone praying for a second season.
Season 1, Episode 11 – The plot thickens in this week’s The Good Place, but still leaves room for funny and charming character moments.
Season 1, Episode 10 – The Good Place returns to form, with a delightful and heartwarming take on love triangles.
Season 1, Episode 9 – In its last episode before hiatus, The Good Place heightens the stakes while also retaining the giggles.
Season 1, Episode 8 – A pivotal decision has to be made in The Good Place but that doesn’t stop the comedy from rolling out.
Season 1, Episode 7 – It’s a game changing episode of The Good Place, but that doesn’t stop it from also being laugh out loud hilarious.
Season 1, Episode 6 – Eleanor once again finds her self in trouble on The Good Place but Ted Danson steals the show in this delightful episode.
Season 1, Episode 5 – This week’s The Good Place explores deeper into the soulmate question, while strengthening the characters.
Season 1, Episode 4 – In this week’s The Good Place, the mystery of the world deepens, but it still makes for a very funny half hour of television.
Season 1, Episode 3 – This week in The Good Place, we slowly find out more about this new world and Eleanor’s place in it. She is taking at least one baby step toward actually being a better person, but still has a long way to go, and there is a twist toward the end that could lead to all sorts of fun.