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Two Takes: Outlander “Of Lost Things”

Last week both Claire and Jamie tried to survive in prison — Claire’s is of her own making while Jamie is an actual prisoner. In the series (unlike the book), Claire and Frank have come to an understanding: as long as he’s discreet, he can do what he likes. The […]

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Two Takes: Outlander “Surrender”

Last week’s Outlander was a tale of life and death. The defeated Scots were summarily executed after the Battle of Culloden. Jamie, however, escaped execution because he once spared the life of John Grey, the brother of the Brit whose job it was to kill Jamie and his fellow soldiers. […]

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Two Takes: Outlander “The Battle Joined”

This latest Outlander hiatus almost killed us. We’ve been yearning to find out if and when Claire will make it back to Jamie and what her life will be like with Frank and the baby in Boston. For someone who didn’t read the book before we started watching episodes (Kara), […]

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Two Takes: Outlander “The Hail Mary”

As April 17, 1746 approaches both Claire and Jamie start to despair. Has all their planning and plotting been for naught? Will the sacrifices they had to make in Paris yield no results? Jamie sends Dougal out to find Cumberland’s men, but ends up getting their location from a very […]

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Two Takes: Outlander “Je Suis Prest”

The title of the latest Outlander is “Je Suis Prest,” which in (old) French means, “I am ready.” Well, we wouldn’t quite call Clan Fraser ready. Not yet, anyway. Jamie knows he’s facing an uphill battle. Claire’s told him the history of what happens in the Jacobite rebellion. Despite those […]

Two Takes: Outlander “The Fox’s Lair”
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Two Takes: Outlander “The Fox’s Lair”

Although Claire seems certain their failure in Paris means the future remains unchanged, Jamie isn’t convinced. After Prince Charles Stuart forges Jamie’s signature on a letter pledging loyalty his cause — thereby branding Jamie as a traitor to the Crown again — he decides he’s going to work with what […]

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Two Takes: Outlander “Faith”

In last week’s Outlander, Jamie was arrested for dueling Black Jack Randall, who lived to see another day but didn’t exactly escape intact. Meanwhile, Claire couldn’t stop the duel from happening. She couldn’t stop the baby from coming either.

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Two Takes: Person of Interest “6,741”

One of the most badass characters on TV is back. It’s been over a year since we last got a glimpse of Shaw. In “6,741,” Shaw starts off in the midst of a surgery. A microchip is implanted. Greer is there. Samaritan is putting her through some serious psychological torture.

Two Takes: Outlander “Best Laid Schemes…”
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Two Takes: Outlander “Best Laid Schemes…”

Even with St. Germain attempting to throw a wrench in their plans, Jamie and Claire manage to thwart Charles Stuart’s plans. Murtagh hires some guys to ambush them along the road, though St. Germain has no plans to surrender. He’s been ruined once already. And all these schemes and subterfuge […]

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Two Takes: Person of Interest “Truth Be Told”

Did you see the new opening credits? If not, go back and re-watch immediately. We love that we get both perspectives now — what both the Machine and Samaritan are doing. But more than that, since it seems like the Machine is no longer glitching — more on that later […]