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Defiance season 3 episode 4 review: Dead Air

Billy Grifter Review Jul 1, 2015

A third of the way into season three, has Defiance justified its return to Syfy? Bill is doubtful, despite some great SFX this week...

Defiance season 3 episodes 1 & 2 review: The World We Seize & The Last Unicorns

Billy Grifter Review Jun 16, 2015

Defiance returns for season 3 with an arresting two-part opener, but will it continue to improve on season 2's uninspiring arc?

Forever episode 22 review: The Last Death Of Henry Morgan

Billy Grifter Review May 6, 2015

Forever bows out of its first (and possibly only) season with a finale that truly lives up to the show's promise. Bravo...

Forever episode 21 review: The Night In Question

Billy Grifter Review Apr 22, 2015

In Forever’s penultimate episode Henry finally gets some answers about what happened to his wife...

Helix season 2 episode 13 review: O Brave New World

Billy Grifter Review Apr 14, 2015

Helix dishes out more zero-impact twists and nonsensical developments in its season two finale...

Forever episode 20 review: Best Foot Forward

Billy Grifter Review Apr 8, 2015

Henry gets handed a head start to solving this week's Forever mystery, in the form of a foot...

Helix season 2 episode 12 review: The Ascendant

Billy Grifter Review Apr 7, 2015

In the penultimate episode of Helix season 2, a main story arc proves as elusive as ever...

Forever episode 19 review: Punk Is Dead

Billy Grifter Review Apr 1, 2015

As Forever's first run nears its end, will it be the last we see of Henry and co., or is there a chance it could be revived for season 2?

Forever episode 18 review: Dead Men Tell Long Tales

Billy Grifter Review Mar 25, 2015

With Forever's first season rapidly approaching its end, the return of Henry’s nemesis is never too far away.

Helix season 2 episode 10 review: Mother

Billy Grifter Review Mar 23, 2015

Helix continues to tell an increasingly implausible and unconvincing sci-fi tale. Surely this won't return for season 3?

Helix season 2 episode 9 review: Ectogenesis

Billy Grifter Review Mar 15, 2015

The very welcome return of an old character is the one highlight in the abyss of storytelling that Helix has fallen into.

Helix season 2 episode 8 review: Vade In Pace

Billy Grifter Review Mar 9, 2015

Helix still isn't delivering on its characters or logic, according to this review of its latest episode, Vade In Pace...

Forever episode 17 review: Social Engineering

Billy Grifter Review Mar 4, 2015

Forever's recent uptick in quality is reflected in this week's well-written and engaging episode about a cybercrime-related murder...

Forever episode 16 review: Memories Of Murder

Billy Grifter Review Feb 25, 2015

All bets are off in this week's episode of Forever. Does the show have a massive twist in store for the season one finale?

Helix season 2 episode 6 review: M. Domestica

Billy Grifter Review Feb 23, 2015

Helix continues to weave an unconvincing tale in this week's episode, M. Domestica...

Helix season 2 episode 5 review: Oubliette

Billy Grifter Review Feb 16, 2015

Just when Helix introduces a character with personality and an actor with real potential, it's sayonara...

Forever episode 15 review: The King Of Columbus Circle

Billy Grifter Review Feb 11, 2015

Forever won't be winning any prizes for technical accuracy this week, but its character work deserves real praise...

Helix season 2 episode 4 review: Densho

Billy Grifter Review Feb 9, 2015

Helix reaches the low point of season two so far, with this week's bee and bleeding-focused episode...

Forever episode 14 review: Hitler On The Half Shell

Billy Grifter Review Feb 4, 2015

Forever focuses on character rather than plot to its detriment in this latest Nazi-themed investigation...