Episodes is a column in which senior contributor Valerie Ettenhofer digs into the singular chapters of television that make the medium great.
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The most ambitious episode of ‘Atlanta’ to date is a harrowing thriller, a dark comedy, and a layered tragedy.
One of the neo-noir’s most shocking and suspenseful episodes also brought the series’ most important theme to the forefront.
Bojack Horseman went to some dark places across its six-season run, but one episode stands out
We’re all going to die, so let’s dance while we’re alive.
“Can’t even shout, can’t even cry, The Gentlemen are coming by.”
The show’s most memorable episode blew up its premise with joy and creativity.