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Defiance season 3 episode 13 review: Upon The March We Fittest Die

Billy Grifter Review Sep 1, 2015

Defiance concludes its third season with an effects-heavy episode, but is that the last we'll ever see of the show?

The Strain season 2 episode 7 review: The Born

Billy Grifter Review Aug 25, 2015

The Strain reaches a new low when it comes to illogical plot developments and relationships viewers struggle to invest in...

Defiance season 3 episode 12 review: The Awakening

Billy Grifter Review Aug 24, 2015

The penultimate episode in Defiance's third run primes the season for a spectacular ending...

The Strain season 2 episode 6 review: Identity

Billy Grifter Review Aug 19, 2015

After a few middling episodes, The Strain really loses it in this week's illogical, predictable instalment...

Defiance season 3 episode 11 review: Of A Demon In My View

Billy Grifter Review Aug 17, 2015

With just two episodes left, Defiance has the pieces are in place for an interesting season three finale...

The Strain season 2 episode 5 review: Quick And Painless

Billy Grifter Review Aug 13, 2015

Even this far into its second season, The Strain is still struggling to find an identity. Here's Billy's review of Quick And Painless...

Defiance season 3 episode 10 review: When Twilight Dims The Sky

Billy Grifter Review Aug 11, 2015

Defiance habitually screws up its season endings. Is it about to make that mistake a third time?

The Strain season 2 episode 4 review: The Silver Angel

Billy Grifter Review Aug 4, 2015

The Strain kicks off with a brilliant first five minutes this week, then goes unfortunately downhill from there...

Defiance season 3 episode 9 review: Ostinato In White

Billy Grifter Review Aug 3, 2015

The Omec take centre-stage in this week's eventful episode of Defiance...

The Strain season 2 episode 3 review: Fort Defiance

Billy Grifter Review Jul 30, 2015

It's not saying much, but this week's episode of The Strain was arguably its best yet...

Defiance season 3 episode 8 review: My Name Is Datak Tarr And I Have Come To Kill You

Billy Grifter Review Jul 28, 2015

With all these threats, why do the people of Defiance stay put? Here's Billy's take on the latest episode...

The Strain season 2 episode 2 review: By Any Means

Billy Grifter Review Jul 27, 2015

The Strain continues to lack narrative cohesion in its second season, which can at least boast much-improved special effects...

Defiance season 3 episode 7 review: The Beauty Of Our Weapons

Billy Grifter Review Jul 21, 2015

Defiance leaves its audience wondering what will happen next with a pivotal cliffhanger this week...

The Strain season 2 episode 1 review: BK, NY

Billy Grifter Review Jul 17, 2015

Guillermo del Toro's The Strain returns for season two still struggling with several of its old season one problems...

Defiance season 3 episode 6 review: Where The Apples Fell

Billy Grifter Review Jul 15, 2015

Defiance's recent uptick in quality is proved no fluke as Syfy's space-Western delivers its strongest story yet this week...

Defiance season 3 episode 5 review: History Rhymes

Billy Grifter Review Jul 7, 2015

If only every Defiance episode could work as well as this week's, which had great story flow and characteristically strong SFX...

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...

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