Carnivàle: Insomnia Season 1, Ep 9
Ben stays awake to keep from dreaming; Samson tries to drum up new business; Sofie worries that her mother is losing touch with reality; Iris reaches out to Brother Justin over the radio airwaves.
Game of Thrones: The Old Gods and The New First Watch Season 2, Ep 6
Theon's plan comes to fruition. Arya has a surprise visitor. Joffrey meets his subjects. Qhorin gives Jon a chance to prove himself. [more inside]
Carnivàle: Lonnigan, Texas First Watch Season 1, Ep 8
Samson sends Ben on a road trip to enlist a new attraction; Sofie debates defying her mother; Brother Justin receives treatments for religious excitation. [more inside]
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Past Prologue Rewatch Season 1, Ep 3
A member of the Bajoran underground seeks asylum on DS9, attracting the attention of the Cardassians and Klingons, and testing Kira's loyalties. [more inside]
Carnivàle: The River First Watch Season 1, Ep 7
Iris gets unexpected support from a radio reporter; Rita Sue and Stumpy argue over their family's future; Ben and Ruthie hunt for snakes; Samson goes to work on the bally. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: The Ghost of Harrenhal First Watch Season 2, Ep 5
Confusion in the Stormlands. Catelyn joins with a new ally. Tyrion uncovers a hoarded secret weapon. Jaqen H'ghar offers Arya a gift. Theon attempts to prove himself. The Night's Watch arrives at the Fist of the First Men. Daenerys receives advice and a marriage proposal. [more inside]
Nashville: The Storm Has Just Begun Season 3, Ep 19
Not so embarrassed now. What a cracker of an episode. [more inside]
Carnivàle: Pick A Number Season 1, Ep 6
The carnies get caught up in "Carnival Justice"; Ben's dark adventure ends; Brother Justin wanders in the wilderness, where he meets a group of hobos.
Carnivàle: Babylon Season 1, Ep 5
The carnival arrives in Babylon; Samson treats the troupe to a night on the town; Ben falls down a mine shaft, where he encounters a familiar face.
Game of Thrones: Garden of Bones First Watch Season 2, Ep 4
Baelish arrives at Renly's camp just before he faces off against Stannis. Catelyn tries to convince the Baratheon brothers to abandon their quarrel and unite against the Lannisters. Sansa is abused by Joffrey in revenge for her brother's victories. Tyrion intervenes. Joffrey retaliates. Daenerys and her company arrive at the city of Qarth. Arya, Gendry, and Hot Pie find themselves imprisoned at Harrenhal. [more inside]
Gotham: Beasts of Prey Season 1, Ep 19
Kid detectives go to a shooting gallery and steal some junk. Adult detectives go on a wild goose chase and find an ogre. A penguin buys a bar, while a fish flies. [more inside]
Carnivàle: Black Blizzard Season 1, Ep 4
Lodz tests Ben's powers; Sofie socializes with a handsome cafe owner; Samson visits an old flame; Brother Justin struggles with an ultimatum. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: What Is Dead May Never Die First Watch Season 2, Ep 3
Catelyn journeys to the Stormlands to ask Renly Baratheon to ally with Robb to fight the Lannisters, Balon orders an attack on the North in Robb's absence while Theon must decide if his loyalties lie with his own family or with Robb. Tyrion enacts a cunning plan to root out Cersei's spy on the Small Council. Shae gets a new job. Bran continues to dream. Arya's situation gets worse. Jon is reprimanded. [more inside]
Nashville: This Just Ain't a Good Day for Leavin' Season 3, Ep 17
I'm embarrassed to be watching this show right now. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: The Night Lands First Watch Season 2, Ep 2
Robb sends Theon to win an alliance with his father and the fierce warriors of the Iron Islands. Cersei and Tyrion clash on how to rule in King's Landing. On the road north, Arya confides in Gendry. Ser Davos enlists a pirate to join forces with Stannis and Melisandre. [more inside]
Carnivàle: After The Ball Is Over Season 1, Ep 2
Ben and Brother Justin meet in a dream. Ben is sent to clean out the baggage car and finds a mystery. Brother Justin tries to open a new church for the migrant workers. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: The North Remembers First Watch Season 2, Ep 1
With a war on the horizon, the Seven Kingdoms are witnessing an ever-growing clash of kings. Tyrion arrives at Kings Landing to take his father's place as Hand of the King. Meanwhile, the bastard sons of King Robert are being hunted down and killed, and his estranged brother Stannis plans to take the Iron Throne for his own. Robb Stark heads South. The Night's Watch arrive at the house of Craster. [more inside]
A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. [more inside]
Carnivàle: Milfay First Watch Season 1, Ep 1
After the death of his mother, Ben Hawkins joins Carnivàle. Meanwhile, Brother Justin has a religious vision.
Mad Men: Waterloo Rewatch Season 7, Ep 7
Don receives a troubling letter; Pete butts heads with Cutler; Roger gets an unexpected phone call; and a risky venture entails a new future for Peggy. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: Baelor First Watch Season 1, Ep 9
"Wha– what? Did they just– Really?! Oh my– you gotta be fu– WHAT?!" -- Entertainment Weekly, speaking for all of us. [more inside]
Helix: Vade in Pace Season 2, Ep 8
Amy makes a play for control, the CDC team gets a lead on a cure just a strike force prepares to pull them off the island and Sarah finally finds her missing fetus.
Game of Thrones: The Pointy End First Watch Season 1, Ep 8
All hell breaks loose in King's Landing as Robb Stark declares war on the Lannisters to avenge his father's imprisonment. [more inside]
Nashville: That's the Way Love Goes Season 3, Ep 15
Will starts working with a new songwriter. The Conrad Sisters open for Rayna at the Opry. Luke spends time with his son.
Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die First Watch Season 1, Ep 7
While the King is away hunting wild boar, Ned reveals Jon Arryn's discovery to Queen Cersei and suggests she leave the city before Robert returns. In response to his son Tyrion's capture, Tywin, the Lannister patriarch, orders Jamie to attack Riverrun, Lady Catelyn Stark's childhood home. The King returns, badly injured. Jon Snow and Sam Tarley take their vows and become members of the Night's Watch. Across the Narrow Sea, Ser Jorah receives a pardon from Varys. [more inside]
Nashville: Somebody Pick Up My Pieces Season 3, Ep 14
Edgehill Records closes its doors and everyone has to deal with the fallout.
Game of Thrones: A Golden Crown Books Included Season 1, Ep 6
Viserys' frustrations boil over. Ned recovers from his injuries. King Robert reappoints Ned Hand of the King, and then leaves to hunt wild boar. In his absence, Ned sits in for the King on the Iron Throne, and also makes a startling discovery. In the Eyrie, Tyrion wagers everything on the greed of Bronn the sellsword. [more inside]
Nashville: I'm Lost Between Right and Wrong. Season 3, Ep 13
Luke takes the boys out to celebrate his relationship status. Deacon writes a will. Jeff twirls his mustache.
Game of Thrones: The Wolf and the Lion First Watch Season 1, Ep 5
Robert orders a preemptive strike on the Targaryens; Tyrion helps Catelyn; Sansa is charmed by Ser Loras Tyrell; Arya overhears a plot against her father. [more inside]
Mad Men: The Better Half Rewatch Season 6, Ep 9
Peggy has a late night visitor. Don goes camping. [more inside]
Mad Men: Man with a Plan Rewatch Season 6, Ep 7
"Things quickly become awkward after the two firms merge, Don asserts his dominance over Sylvia, Pete has to deal with his ailing mother, and Bob Benson helps out a sick Joan." [more inside]
A chilling real-time thriller starring Maisie Williams - from Game of Thrones - as a teenager battling with an anonymous cyber-stalker. The plot of Cyberbully is inspired by dozens of real-life cases. Channel 4 TV movie. Notable for taking place in real time, in one room, with only Williams (the rest of the 'cast' are online in skype calls, vines, youtube videos etc). [more inside]
Mad Men: Collaborators Rewatch Season 6, Ep 3
Don has a disagreement with a client; Pete and Trudy entertain some guests; Peggy tries to motivate the staff; Joan is visited by someone from her past.
Mad Men: The Phantom Rewatch Season 5, Ep 13
Don gets visited by an old friend. Peggy gets a big opportunity.
The Missing: Till Death Season 1, Ep 8
Tony and Emily finally find out what happened to their son Oliver in 2006.
Having both coincidentally cheated death on the same day, estranged fraternal twins (played by Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig) reunite with the possibility of mending their relationship.
Mad Men: At the Codfish Ball Rewatch Season 5, Ep 7
Megan has visitors. Abe takes Peggy to dinner. [more inside]
Nashville: First To Have A Second Chance Season 3, Ep 10
It's wedding time for Luke and Rayna.
Nashville: Two Sides to Every Story Season 3, Ep 9
Rayna films a Christmas special.
English teacher John Keating inspires his students to appreciate poetry and make the most of their lives. [more inside]
English mathematician and logician, Alan Turing, helps crack the Enigma code during World War II. [more inside]
An unorthodox and irreverent DJ begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the US Armed Services Radio station in Vietnam. [more inside]
Wrestler Mark Schultz forms a relationship with his new sponsor, millionaire John du Pont, as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances as both men feel inferior to Mark's revered brother, Dave. [more inside]
True Detective: Form and Void Rewatch Season 1, Ep 8
Case files... We're gonna hafta be lookin' at these records with fresh eyes, alright? Like we're totally green. Marty and Rust use every last resource to chase down Marty's hunch about the green-eared spaghetti monster. Green eyes, green ears, green paint, and then the Yellow King in Carcosa. [more inside]
True Detective: After You've Gone Rewatch Season 1, Ep 7
Rust convinces Marty that he has a debt, and the two begin to work together on the investigation again after a decade. Aside from one brief jaunt back to recount Rust's interview of Johnny Joanie, the story mostly moves forward in the present time as they follow up on the missing persons reports (not) filed about Marie Fontenot. [more inside]
Nashville: Road Happy Season 3, Ep 5
Rayna makes a commercial. Avery picks up trash. Will visits the park.
True Detective: Haunted Houses Rewatch Season 1, Ep 6
All the threads through 1995 and into 2002 begin to weave together as we watch the fate of both Marty's marriage and Rust's investigation. Cohle visits the families of missing children and follows up with old leads Joel Theriot and Reverend Tuttle, and realizes that his fears about the scope of the problem might have been an underestimation. Hart makes good on his down payment at the Bunny Ranch, and beats the crap outta pretty much ever'one. And in an oddly empty scene (that is, one with neither Rust or Marty in it) Papania and Gilbough bring in Maggie for some friendly questioning: In a former life I used to exhaust myself navigating crude men who thought they were clever. [more inside]
In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s. [more inside]
Gilmore Girls: The Deer Hunters Rewatch Season 1, Ep 4
Rory has a hard time adjusting to Chilton and her car gets hit by a deer.
Nashville: I Feel Sorry For Me Season 1, Ep 4
Rayna goes dress shopping.