Ben and Kate Season 1 Review “The Trip”

Another week, another fairly strong showing from Ben and Kate. "The Trip" isn’t extraordinary by any means, and it does slip up on some important character bits, which I’ll get to later, but on the whole, it provides all the necessary facets for an enjoyable episode of television.

First, the side-plots, which, as usual, center around BJ and Tommy, for the most part. BJ, motivated by the discovery that Will has money, is motivated to get Tommy off his Kate obsession, to make sure Will sticks around to take her on vacations to all her favorites islands (including Thousand Island). The best bit of this was her telling Maddie "You must learn how to speak to servents." The Tommy stuff was good too, and took a step in the right direction, towards making him a more fleshed-out individual, but wasn’t laugh-out-loud hilarious. Read More...


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