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Dollhouse: The End and the End

Dollhouse always had at least as much of an identity crisis as its main characters, so I suppose it’s only fitting that it should close on two completely different notes.

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Dollhouse: After the Fall

Well, all wildly uneven things must come to an end, and Dollhouse‘s last couple months have been as twisty and unpredictable as its most recent episodes.

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SciFi Christmas Classics

Nobody believes in Santa, so Santa refuses to go anywhere on Christmas Eve. Klatu the elf goes into town with his little reindeer, Gortzen, to give humans one last chance to prove themselves worthy of Christmas.

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Flash Forward: “A561984”

The latest episode of Flash Forward, “A561984” relies heavily on mythology. As usual, the episode features two primary story lines.

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Flash Forward: “Believe”

“Believe” doesn’t address the larger story arc of the series much. This is a personal story episode. There is “at home” drama with Sponsor and Daughter, personal drama between Benford and Sponsor, and finally, more exploration of the phone call Demetri received about the date of his murder

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Flash Forward: “The Gift” & “Playing Cards With Coyote”

To raise the specter of something we haven’t seen much of since the first two or three episodes, when will the story get back to discovering more about the men who were awake during the blackout?

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Flash Forward: “Gimme Some Truth” and “Scary Monsters and Super Creeps”

“Gimme Some Truth” is an episode about two things: The Truth, and Action. The episode opens with a quick attack and then pops back in time to an “earlier that day” where our intrepid FBI agents spend time in Washington DC so that Agent Wedeck (Courtney B. Vance) can testify before the Senate regarding his department’s use of their budget to investigate the blackouts.

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Dollhouse Season 2, Episode 3: “Belle Chose”

watch “Belle Chose” on Hulu

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Flash Forward: Episodes 3 and 4

“Do you know what a Black Swan is? It’s a metaphor, used to describe a high impact event, something so rare it’s beyond the normal realm of human expectation. It comes from the seventeenth century when scientists assumed that all swan were white. They were wrong.”

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Dollhouse Season 2, Episode 2: “Instinct”

After his wife dies in childbirth, some dude finds that he can’t love or care for his newborn son, so he goes to the Dollhouse for a custom-built mommy. Why not hire a wet nurse, babysitter, daycare? Yeah, hard to say.