Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.03: The Teens They Are a-Changin’

By Paula R. Stiles

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Recap: Sally feels guilty about Trent’s death. To make up for it, she visits his body in the morgue and encounters his whiny ghost. Attempting to pull a Whoopi-Goldberg-in-Ghost, she tries to get him settled by attending his funeral (with the help of a sympathetic undertaker, Max) and comforting his fiancée. Unfortunately, Trent’s idea of squaring things with his fiancée is having Sally confess that he made out with her. Imagine Trent’s …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.03: The Teens They Are a-Changin’

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.01: It’s a Shame About Ray (season premiere)

By Paula R. Stiles

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Recap: It’s 15 months after last season’s cliffhanger. Josh and Nora appear to have settled into a quiet life together. Sally is still trapped in Limbo with Stevie and Nick. Aidan is still buried alive, despite an odd hallucinatory dream of the three housemates in their kitchen, with which the episode begins.

Things don’t stay that way for long, nor has there been a status quo under the apparently placid surface. Sally has been …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.01: It’s a Shame About Ray (season premiere)

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.09: Citizen Fang

By Paula R. Stiles

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Tagline: Sam brings in another Hunter, Martin, to track Benny. Things get sticky when Dean finds out and suspicious deaths occur in the town where Benny is staying.

Recap: Quick (40-second) recap of the greatest hits of three guest characters: Martin from “Sam, Interrupted,” Amelia and Benny. We end on Sam smugly declaring that there will be a reckoning with Benny. Yeah…though not quite the one Sam expected. But let’s not …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.09: Citizen Fang

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.05: Blood Brothers

By Paula R. Stiles

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Tagline: Dean gets a call to go help Benny with some personal business – of the vampire variety.

Recap: Recap of Amelia, Benny, Castiel, Kevin and his mom.

Cut to Now in Eagle Harbor, Washington, a dock on the waterfront at night on Puget Sound. A man dressed in a pink shirt, sweater and smoking jacket, rather like The Great Gatsby, is walking briskly down the dock when he …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.05: Blood Brothers

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.01: We Need to Talk About Kevin

By Paula R. Stiles

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Tagline: Dean’s back from Purgatory with a hot new toy and a scary new friend. Sam’s back from surburbia with a new girlfriend. Kevin’s …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.01: We Need to Talk About Kevin

Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 1.20: Dead Man’s Blood

By Paula R. Stiles

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Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 3.07: Fresh Blood

By Paula R. Stiles

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Tagline: Sam’s old enemy, Gordon Walker, comes after Sam, and Dean decides to go on a suicide run to take Gordon out, once and for all.

Recap: Recap of Gordon stuff, which is good, and annoying Bela stuff, which isn’t. The teaser starts and it’s night. Bela the alleged master thief (who is never shown stealing anything onscreen) is going to her car in some remote location with her usual smug …

Paula R. StilesRetro Recap and Review: Supernatural 3.07: Fresh Blood

Recap and Review: Supernatural 7.22: There Will Be Blood

By Paula R. Stiles

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Tagline: The brothers embark on a quest to find three blood-related items to complete a weapon that can kill the Leviathans.

Recap: Recap of the Alphas, the Leviathans, and Kevin the Prophet. Moving on to an incredibly dull interview for a business show between some nitwit and Dick Roman. It lasts over a minute and feels more like five. In it, we find out that Dick has bought out Sucrocorps (We …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 7.22: There Will Be Blood

Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.13: It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To (season finale)

By Paula R. Stiles

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Recap: Josh tries to go to Julia’s funeral in Ithaca, but is stopped by her friend, Emily, who explains that Julia’s family and friends will want to blame him. Emily tells Josh it’s not his fault, though Josh, knowing his wolfing out caused Julia to step back into the path of the car, feels differently. His brooding is interrupted by a call from the hospital – it turns out that Nora had got her …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.13: It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To (season finale)

Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.12: Partial Eclipse of the Heart

By Paula R. Stiles

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Recap: Josh keeps remembering what Nora said last week about curing himself by killing his sire, Ray. He has nightmares of being killed by Ray in the woods with Heggeman’s gun and wakes up next to Julia. But then he finds Ray and discovers he’s no longer homeless. Ray has shacked up with a woman and kid. Ray also welcomes him back with open arms, after moping about Josh’s previous rejection of him. Already …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.12: Partial Eclipse of the Heart