Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey: Season 4, Episode 1 Recap #DowntonPBS

Okay, so I lied about not recapping this season. The Twitter party PBS hosts every year always renews my enjoyment of watching Downton despite my teeth-gnashing over various elements when I watch it while it airs in the UK. Livetweeting also makes watching Downton feel like new, so I’m going to write these recaps the …

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Downton Abbey 3×02

Laura Carmichael shone in the second episode (technically, episode 3!) of Downton’s third season. Alas, she has been just as neglected and underestimated by the media as her character is at Downton, so I hope this episode will garner her a bit of the attention Michelle Dockery and Joanne Froggatt have garnered here in the …

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Downton Abbey: 3×01

Thoughts on episode 1 of Downton Abbey’s third season: I love Alfred. That is all. Matthew must be the luckiest man on earth–heir to an earldom and heir to a sudden (and mysterious–didn’t Lavinia rat out her uncle because her father was heavily in debt?) fortune! It was a tad troubling to watch Tom rant …

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