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Forever episode 1 review: Pilot

Billy Grifter Review Sep 18, 2014

Billy discovers an odd combination of science fiction and detective genres, in ABC’s new show Forever...

The Strain episode 10 review: Loved Ones

Billy Grifter Review Sep 16, 2014

Billy struggles to care for The Strain's main character focus this week. Here's his review of Loved Ones...

The Strain episode 9 review: The Disappeared

Billy Grifter Review Sep 9, 2014

The Strain cashes in its horror chips this week by revealing The Master, and er, he's not quite what Billy was expecting...

The Strain episode 8 review: Creatures Of The Night

Billy Grifter Review Sep 3, 2014

The Strain ups the action this week, but where is the larger narrative leading? Here's Billy's review...

Defiance season 2 episodes 12 & 13 review: All Things Must Pass & I Almost Prayed

Billy Grifter Review Sep 1, 2014

Defiance concludes its second season with an unsatisfying finale. Despite engaging characters, the show still hasn't found its feet...

The Strain episode 7 review: For Services Rendered

Billy Grifter Review Aug 26, 2014

The Strain focuses on only the critical plots this week and is much improved for it. Here's Billy's review...

Defiance season 2 episodes 10 & 11 review: Bottom Of The World & Doll Parts

Billy Grifter Review Aug 23, 2014

A double episode takes Defiance closer to its season two finale. Here's Billy's review...

The Strain episode 6 review: Occultation

Billy Grifter Review Aug 19, 2014

Has The Strain dug itself into a creative hole? Here's Billy's review of Occultation...

Defiance season 2 episode 9 review: Painted From Memory

Billy Grifter Review Aug 17, 2014

Defiance manages to surprise Billy this week, even if it's with implausibility. Here's his review of Painted From Memory...

The Strain episode 5 review: Runaways

Billy Grifter Review Aug 12, 2014

Billy continues to be underwhelmed by The Strain. Here's his review of Runaways...

Defiance season 2 episode 8 review: Slouching Towards Bethleham

Billy Grifter Review Aug 10, 2014

Defiance takes a turn for the worse this week. Here's Billy's disappointed review of Slouching Towards Bethlehem...

The Strain episode 4 review: It's Not For Everyone

Billy Grifter Review Aug 5, 2014

The Strain appears to have turned a corner in this week's entertaining episode. Here's Billy's review...

Defiance season 2 episode 7 review: If You Could See Her Through My Eyes

Billy Grifter Review Aug 3, 2014

Defiance's second season just gets better and better. Here's Billy's review of If You Could See Her Through My Eyes...

The Strain episode 3 review: Gone Smooth

Billy Grifter Review Jul 29, 2014

Billy is beginning to get bored with family hour and wants the horror show those behind The Strain promised...

Defiance season 2 episode 6 review: This Woman's Work

Billy Grifter Review Jul 27, 2014

This week's Defiance is Billy's favourite so far this season. Read his review of This Woman's Work, here...

The Strain episode 2 review: The Box

Billy Grifter Review Jul 22, 2014

The Strain still isn't doing much for Billy in week two. Here's his review of The Box...

Defiance season 2 episode 5 review: Put The Damage On

Billy Grifter Review Jul 20, 2014

While no single episode of Defiance has been outstanding so far this season, the seeds are being satisfyingly sown for its future...

The Strain episode 1 review: Night Zero

Billy Grifter Review Jul 15, 2014

Billy finds fresh meat on the gothic horror table with The Strain, from the creative mind of Guillermo del Toro and friends...

Defiance season 2 episode 4 review: Beasts Of Burden

Billy Grifter Review Jul 13, 2014

Defiance slows its pace for this week's patchy episode. Here's Billy's review...

Defiance season 2 episode 3 review: The Cord And The Ax

Billy Grifter Review Jul 4, 2014

Defiance is in danger of losing its jeopardy, argues Billy. Here's his review of The Cord And The Ax...

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