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Season 1, Episodes 1-4 – Seven Seconds tells the story of a Black teenager who is struck by a police officer in a hit-and-run. Instead of reporting it, he and his fellow cops try cover it up.
Season 8, Episode 9 – The Walking Dead returns with old man Rick and his narrative trick while Carl gets a heroic sendoff.
Season 1, Episode 3 – In its messiest episode yet, characters become more unlikable, act more unreasonably, and we get no answers about the “11 11” mystery.
Season 3, Episodes 1-5 – Ash Vs Evil Dead returns at a typically breakneck pace and adds an interesting familial wrinkle.
Season 3, Episode 8 – Back from France, Eddie decides everyone should sacrifice something in their lives for the movement on The Path.
Season 1, Episode 14 – With Kristen’s help, Kevin tries to win back Tyler; meanwhile, Yvette and Dave struggle with the downsides of becoming more and more human.
Season 1, Episodes 1-10 – The heartfelt teen dramedy makes its debut, bringing to mind shows like Freaks and Geeks and Stranger Things.
Season 1, Episode 5 – On this week’s The Alienist, the team learns more about the killer and Roosevelt steps into his own.
Season 3, Episode 11 – You can’t watch a show about time travel without a good ole’ “Groundhog’s Day” episode…
Season 4, Episodes 1-10 – In this fourth season, Rodrigo and Hailey’s relationship deepens as the status quo for all changes.
Season 1, Episode – The second episode of the series doubles down on the messiness of the pilot and gives little for the viewer to latch on to.
Season 3, Episode 13 – Rebecca is forced to accept the consequences for years’ worth of harmful behavior while Darryl and all of his friends prepare for his new daughter.
Season 2, Episode 5 – The backstory of ill-fated Jeff Trail is revealed, and the larger picture of these stories snaps into focus in an excellent episode.
Season 3, Episode 7 – Eddie’s attempt to bring Sarah back to the light on The Path hits a snag while they’re in France opening the new European Meyerist Center.
Season 1, Episode 5 – On this week’s Black Lightning, Jefferson discovers that Tobias Whale is behind green light. Anissa, meanwhile, digs up a family secret.
Season 1, Episodes 1-6 – This Close is by no means earth-shattering, but it is a profoundly affecting and charming depiction of the lives of two deaf friends.
Season 1, Episode 4 – On this week’s The Alienist, Kreizler digs deeper into what compels our serial murderer to kill. Moore goes on a date and Roosevelt comes under fire.
Season 3, Episode 10 – A hook-up, a demon, an exorcism, a goodbye, and an unexpected return. The Legends are back ya’ll.
Season 1, Episode 15 – Star Trek: Discovery‘s season finale outshines its source material, proving that violence and narrative conflict are not synonymous.
Season 1, Episode 1 – The premiere episode of the new series from HBO and Alan Ball (Six Feet Under, True Blood) feels unfocused, but is still watchable.
Season 4, Episode 10 – Friday’s episode of Jane the Virgin included all things sex, including Abuela getting her groove on with a sex toy. Gina Rodriguez, for the first time, directed this episode, and her vision did not disappoint.
Season 3, Episode 12 – “Trent?!” steals the show in an episode full of blackmail, hijinks, and misunderstandings that displays Crazy Ex-Girlfriend at its best.
Season 6, Episode 13 – On this week’s Arrow, the team rushes to deliver proof that Oliver didn’t kill Cayden James’ son, while keeping Dinah in check.
Season 1, Episodes 8-10 – Altered Carbon comes to an end, eventually culminating with a final showdown in the sky.
Season 1, Episode 13 – Everybody’s personal drama gets even more personal and even more dramatic, especially Fallon’s.
Season 2, Episode 4 – This week brings us back even further in Cunanan’s timeline leading up to the murder of Versace, and the writers capitalize on vague real life events.
Season 2, Episode 13 – Betty and Jughead find themselves at the center of another murder while Archie makes a choice between the Lodges and the FBI.
Season 11, Episode 6 – The X-Files returns to a moral world order it understands with a surprisingly decent Skinner-centric story of the Vietnam War.
Season 2, Episode 14 – The Mick gets holy this week as the Pemberton gang goes to church for the first time as a group and befriends Father Z, a hip pastor with a relaxed approach to religion.
Season 1, Episodes 4-7 – Altered Carbon churns on as Kovacs resists psychological manipulation and later finds out the identity of his sleeve.