Revenge – S01E04 – Duplicity Review

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As Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp) furthers her siege on this tight-knit Hampton community, new characters enter the show and come into Emily’s crosshairs. I keep thinking they’re going to run out of people, but I completely understood why Emily went after the court-appointed therapist, Dr. Michelle Banks (Amy Landecker) that was paid off by Victoria Grayson (Madeleine Stowe) to make sure Emily remained institutionalized and away from her father. I applauded the method she used to ruin the therapist. As I ... Read More

Revenge – S01E03 – Betrayal Review

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I thought Mr. Porter was going to die after his heart attack, but I didn't think it would be addressed so quickly. Jack (Nick Wechsler) and Declan (Connor Paolo) handled the situation very differently. Declan was in a particularly pissy mood. Not only did he get jumped by those guys, but to then lose his father the same night... well, that's truly tragic. With revenge being the name of the game, it didn't come as a surprise for Declan to ... Read More

Revenge – S01E02 – Trust Review

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After destroying Lydia's (Amber Valletta) life, Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp) set her eyes on someone else. Next in Emily's crosshairs was Bill Harmon (Matthew Glave), a wealthy hedge funds manager and trusted family friend who testified in the trial that wrongfully convicted her father. With her vast knowledge of the past, Emily knew exactly how to go after Bill Harmon: insider information and investments. It worked beautifully. She used her relationship with Nolan Ross (Gabriel Mann) to help set Bill ... Read More

Revenge – S01E01 – Pilot Review

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I had very high hopes that the Revenge's pilot would be better than the commercials that ABC has been airing ad nauseum of late. You can't escape those lame 30 second ads. They're worse than car insurance commercials. Read on for my thoughts on ABC's new series, Revenge. For Amanda Clarke aka Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp), her father was thrown under the proverbial bus when his hedge fund was connected to terrorist group responsible for the downing of a flight. ... Read More