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Go On Season 1 Review “Do You Believe in Ghosts?… Yes!”

One week after I questioned Go On‘s lack of emotional depth (relative to the material), the show answered the bell with some of their best emotional work to date. When Ryan’s deceased wife, Janie (played pretty competently by Christine Woods), appeared on the screen, I knew they were going for the heartstrings in this episode. That being said, I thought they executed the storyline well. They didn’t get much humor out of the situation, but this story didn’t need it. It was legitimately touching, and Matthew Perry did a great job of portraying a widower being visited by his dead wife in a way that would seem believable. These moments are what the show can be when it decides to get serious about the tragedies people experience in their lives instead of completely trivializing them as they did last week. Read More...

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