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Season 3, Episode 7 – Jimmy is at the end of his rope on Better Call Saul as the community service, lack of income, and dwindling bank accounts push him closer to becoming Saul Goodman. Kim struggles with guilt for what she and Jimmy did to Chuck during the disbarment hearing. Will this be the wedge that finally pulls Kim and Jimmy apart?
Season 3, Episode 6 – Tonight’s episode of The Leftovers focuses on Laurie as she finds a way out of the situation she’s in. Will Kevin do what everyone asks of him and die again so he can go to the afterlife hotel and deliver messages and possibly learn a song that may save the world?
Season 3, Episodes 1-2 – Twenty-five years after going off of the air with a huge cliffhanger, Twin Peaks is back. The series broadens its mystery by introducing a slew of new characters before winding its way back to the town and the characters we’ve missed so much. Lynch and Frost have created a much darker series where patient viewing is rewarded.
Season 4, Episode 5 – Richard finds himself in hot water with Gavin after insulting one of Gavin’s more specific staff members. Meanwhile, Dinesh struggles with finding a way to get out of his relationship with Mia without her ruining his life.
Season 6, Episode 6 – Veep delivers a predictable episode hampered by an overly familiar storyline. Once again, Selina bungles a big opportunity, ending up in a worse position than when she started scheming.
Season 1, Episode 6 – As the threat of a pretender to her husband’s throne grows, Lizzie comes into her own on this week’s episode of The White Princess, as a queen, a schemer, and as a absolute force to be reckoned with.
Season 3, Episodes 8-10 – Where has the Witness disappeared to, and how will Cole and Cassie find him on their own without the help of Jones and the rest of the team? While Cole and Cassie search for their child, Deacon and Hannah hunt them through time in an attempt to stop them in the final three episodes of 12 Monkeys. Can Cole and Cassie change their child’s mind and also change the destiny of humanity?
Season 1, Episode 13 – The most surprising thing about the series finale of Training Day is how sad you’ll be to see it go. A fun, fitting conclusion with many cameos. R.I.P. Bill Paxton.
Season 10, Episode 6 – In this week’s episode of Doctor Who, the Doctor is called to the Vatican by the pope to read an ancient text that causes all of its readers to commit suicide. Taken into the Vatican’s ancient library, the Doctor must face shifting portals, undead cardinals, and his own guilty conscience before risking reading Veritas.
Season 1, Episode 8 – Eli and Phineas begin their plot to take over the oil rich land belonging to the Garcias. Meanwhile complicating matters back at the ranch, Pete rekindles his old relationship with Maria Garcia, much to the annoyance of her father.
Season 3, Episodes 5-7 – With the revelation to Cole and Cassie that their own son grows up to be the Witness, and is responsible for everything they’ve been trying to stop, hard choices must be made on how to deal with their situation in these episodes of 12 Monkeys. Must they kill their son to save the future, or is there an alternative?
Season 3, Episodes 1-4 – The new season of 12 Monkeys finds the group separated after their unsuccessful assault on Titan. Cole attempts to track down Titan as it moves through time so he can find Cassie again, but as the members of the team come back together, new loyalties and divisions arise leading to a dramatic death.
Season 3, Episode 5 – Just when you think Fargo is going one way, it clashes storylines and characters and surprises you. This is a great episode that sets up the second half of the season perfectly.
Season 5, Episode 22 – On this week’s Arrow, as members of Team Arrow are abducted, Oliver struggles to keep ahead of Prometheus and calls on unlikely people to fight back.
Season 1, Episode 21 – In the season finale, Agent Wells must quickly stop the conspiracy from attacking their next location, while President Kirkman takes a bold step in addressing the conspiracy to the general public. Time is running out and Kirkman and his team must work swiftly to get the job done.
Season 4, Episode 12 – Now that the war for the bunker is over, the war for who gets to stay inside begins as an insurrection mounts this week on The 100. As Octavia’s leadership skills are tested, Kane must defuse a possible bloodbath. Meanwhile, a rescue mission for Raven hits a few unexpected bumps.
Season 1, Episode 9 – Shots Fired has been a roller coaster of false starts, lost plots, dead ends as the series winds down we finally begin to get closure in two murders that have hit close to home. “Come to Jesus” suggests Preston and Ashe will get a proper conclusion if this is their last case together.
Season 1, Episode 1 – It’s clear that Downward Dog, is facing more challenges than it can bear in a pilot episode as a new comedy but for better or worse it’s based on a web series of the same name.
Season 4, Episode 24 – The Goldbergs finally put a graduation cap on Erica’s head in “Graduation Day.” With everything seemingly changing for the Goldberg family, everyone is having a hard time dealing with something new and different.
Season 3, Episode 17- Empire‘s finale has begun and boy is it a mess. But that doesn’t mean it’s not thoroughly entertaining. Alliances and destroyed, while some are made. Cookie tries to make her moves against Guisi, Lucious allies himself with his brother Tariq, Hakeem pulls himself from everything, and Andre finds himself in a bit of a relationship with Charlotte.
Season 1, Episode 23 – J.J. heads to summer camp in the season finale of Speechless, but not before acting out against the family in an effort to hide his nervousness. His relationship issues with Maya comes to another head, showing the strength of writing and acting in a series worthy of high praise.
Season 4, Episodes 19-20 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine gives us another hour of humor in “Your Honor” and “The Slaughterhouse.” When Holt’s mother visits the precinct, Jake is over the moon at the opportunity to learn more about Holt’s personal life. Then, when Rosa and Jake get recruited to help with an on-going investigation their idol is leading, it seems like a dream come true, but is it actually something else entirely?
Season 3, Episode 7 – iZombie treats Liv to the brain of a pre-school teacher respected for his ability with children and popular for his touch with moms. Major keeps his humanity secret from Filmore Graves until they hit Don E’s club. Blaine faces an ultimatum from an old friend and Peyton steps into a dangerous conspiracy in the Weckler case.
Season 5, Episode 11-The Americans track down an elderly Nazi sympathizer. Stan treats Henry to a tour of his FBI building as Henry prepares to leave for St. Edwards. Oleg finds incriminating evidence in Fomina’s office but she warns them the corruption exceeds the KGB’s reach. Elizabeth saves Philip from a decision he doesn’t want to make.
Season 1, Episode 8 – Alice and Ben are celebrating their six month anniversary. Mary is worried Alice won’t need her anymore. And Andy and Dora are competing to donate the most for their school’s clothing drive.
Season 3, Episode 22 – We are now twenty four hours out before Iris dies at Savitar’s hand. Team Flash has located a power source for the Speed Force bazooka, but with ARGUS, in particular, Lyla, unwilling to help the team Barry decides on a heist. This week’s The Flash sees Barry recruit Leonard Snart aka Captain Cold to get what the team needs.
Season 5, Episode 7 – In the seventh installment of the Prison Break revival, we dig deep into the characters that really make the show as incredible as it is. The choice to bring back Sucre and finally delivering a Michael and Sara reunion gave us nostalgia about the original series.
Season 1, Episode 6 – It’s a different sort of episode, when The Handmaid’s Tale focuses more on the politics of Gilead. Despite powerful moments, something seems a bit off.
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 4, Episode 22 – Agents of SHIELD‘s fourth season finale is all action and no substance as it wraps up the various dangling plot threads with shock and awe. But you know what? The entire season is so good that it doesn’t really matter if the ending is a bit flat.