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  • Orphan Black S4 E10 From Dancing Mice to Psychopaths

    Orphan Black S4 E10 From Dancing Mice to Psychopaths

    Orphan Black ends season 4 with “From Dancing Mice to Psychopaths.” We didn’t see any dancing mice. We saw one very welcome face and one hugely dangerous psychopath. Spoilers everywhere in this recap.

  • Orphan Black S4 E9 The Mitigation of Competition

    Orphan Black S4 E9 The Mitigation of Competition

    Orphan Black’s “The Migration of Competition” is episode 9 of season 4. Some momentous things happen in this episode, which makes me very curious to see what the big season 4 cliffhanger at the end of the next episode will be. There are spoilers ahead.

  • Orphan Black S4 E8 The Redesign of Natural Objects

    Orphan Black S4 E8 The Redesign of Natural Objects

    Orphan Black episode 8 is “The Redesign of Natural Objects,” an episode full of tension, surprises, possible betrayals, danger, and new hope. If you don’t mind holding your breath in fear through an entire episode, then this is the episode for you.

  • Orphan Black S4 E7 The Antisocialism of Sex

    Orphan Black S4 E7 The Antisocialism of Sex

    Orphan Black, “The Antisocialism of Sex” explores how each individual responds to losing everything. The last episode of Orphan Black left everyone feeling defeated and hopeless. Each person reacts in character. Beware the spoilers.

  • Orphan Black S4 E6 The Scandal of Altruism

    Orphan Black S4 E6 The Scandal of Altruism

    Orphan Black’s sixth episode, “The Scandal of Altruism” is an earthquake, a monumental change in direction, a shocking turn of events. Where we go from here is a complete unknown. Spoilers ahead.

  • Orphan Black S4 E5 Human Raw Material

    Orphan Black S4 E5 Human Raw Material

    Orphan Black season 4, episode 5 is “Human Raw Material.” All that raw genetic material is manipulated at Brightborn into perfect babies and that’s where a lot of the action takes place in this episode.

  • Orphan Black S4 E4 From Instinct to Rational Control

    Orphan Black S4 E4 From Instinct to Rational Control

    Orphan Black S4 E4 “From Instinct to Rational Control” shows the Leda clones dancing back and forth between instinct and rationality, from self-interest to self-sacrifice. We learn what MK’s (Tatiana Maslany – a whole cast) has been after and we learn one of the Hendrix’s secret sex games.

  • Orphan Black: S4 E3 The Stigmata of Progress

    Orphan Black: S4 E3 The Stigmata of Progress

    Orphan Black gets creepy in “The Stigmata of Progress.” Sarah tries to figure out what’s implanted in her cheek, Felix has big news, the Hendrixes go on an archeological dig, Kira sees strange visions, and Rachel is back in operation. Spoilers ahead.

  • Orphan Black S4E2: Transgressive Border Crossing

    Orphan Black S4E2: Transgressive Border Crossing

    Orphan Black season 4 episode 2 “Transgressive Border Crossing” begins with Mika’s (Tatiana Maslany – everywoman) phone call to Sarah in Iceland telling her to run because the neolutionists are coming after Kendall Malone (Alison Steadman). She runs. Spoilers ahead.

  • Orphan Black S4E1: The Collapse of Nature

    Orphan Black S4E1: The Collapse of Nature

    Orphan Black season 4 episode 1 is “The Collapse of Nature.” It gives us Beth’s (Tatiana Maslany AKA everyone) story as an extended flashback and then brings us back to the present where Sarah is hanging out in Iceland.