PARENTHOOD “In Between” Review

PARENTHOOD "In Between" Season 3 Episode 8 – It’s really really really really really really hard forParenthood to turn out a bad episode. There are just so many facets to this show that are interestingand there are so many great character arcs and the acting is so good that even if the episode is subpar or dull, you’re guaranteed enough good moments to make up for any flabbiness.

That’s how I felt about this episode, as Adam and Kristina try to rekindle their love life in a cringey subplot, or as Crosby trying to assert his dominance as Jabbar’s father while Doctor Joe showed him Harry Potter and tried to bring him to his first football game or when that girl from White Collar showed up wearing a very boobalicious top. Despite having all of these things crammed into an episode, you still have Mae Whitman putting Emmy voters to shame for not nominating her and Sarah and Seth getting together in a plot which has been visible from Mars but was still really well handled in that way Parenthood can subvert clichés and make them inevitable instead of predictable. Read More...


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