In this week’s Beauty and the Beast Vincent gets a little ‘Out of Control’. He has yet another blackout and wakes up to find he may have killed a frat kid. JT determines that he didn’t, but it’s not long before the real killer kidnaps his next victim: Evan.
Kat and Tess realise the killer — another college kid — is recreating past murders, and Kat asks Vincent to help find Evan. He does, but he loses control and tears the killer apart. The result isn’t pretty: Evan is left in much the same state at Kat after her mother’s death, convinced that a monster saved him. Vincent and JT realise the thing triggering Vincent’s blackouts is Kat herself, and Vincent opts to lock himself up to protect everyone around him.
This was a pretty good episode of Beauty and the Beast. Plots involving killers who find their way into crime labs aren’t uncommon (there’s even an entire show based on that concept) but this week’s episode really gave it a good go. Admittedly, the episode was on thin ice when it came to the identity of the killer, but redeemed itself when the cops realised the culprit very quickly. Read More...