Better Call Saul - Season 2, Episode 3 - Rotten Tomatoes




Critic Consensus: "Amarillo" finds Better Call Saul's talented leads settling into their characters while laying the groundwork for subsequent plot points.

Episode Info

Jimmy's client outreach efforts thrive as he exhibits new heights of showmanship. Meanwhile, Mike is perplexed by daughter-in-law Stacey's troubling news.


Bob Odenkirk
as Jimmy McGill/Saul Goodman
Michael McKean
as Chuck McGill
Jonathan Banks
as Mike Ehrmantraut
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Critic reviews for Amarillo

This darkly enjoyable episode marked a pivot towards the serious.

May 11, 2016 | Full Review…

I like the Jimmy stuff; I love every second of the Mike stuff.

March 1, 2016 | Full Review…

'Amarillo' sets up two important scenarios moving forward: McGill will deal with the fallout of his cleverness, for the first time at Davis & Main, while Ehrmantraut is about to enter the underworld of Albuquerque, on Nacho's behalf.

March 1, 2016 | Full Review…

The show's not afraid to take its time with the story, what we humble viewers are left with at the end of the hour is yet another step forward on a long journey.

March 1, 2016 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Better Call Saul Season 2 Episode 3 might have been the beginning of the end of Jimmy's newfound fame and glory in the cushy law offices of Davis and Main.

March 1, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

The beauty of a show that takes its time to get where it's going is that journey, making each moment as indispensable as the last.

March 3, 2016 | Rating: 5/10 | Full Review…

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