A Muddy Road
Fargo Season 1

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Critic Ratings: 7
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Episode Info

Molly sets a trap. Meanwhile, Gus thinks about coming clean; and Lester returns to work.

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Critic Reviews for A Muddy Road

Billy Bob Thornton fans who wanted more of Lorne Malvo's fiendish antics last week should have had fun watching "A Muddy Road."

Oct 9, 2015 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

There's something immensely refreshing about that-about seeing someone decide to come clean without having to be forced. Much of Fargo is pretty darn cynical about human interaction, but here is a sequence of pure, unadulterated optimism.

Oct 7, 2015 | Rating: A- | Full Review…
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Despite all that transpires in 'A Muddy Road,' it still works out to be Molly's breakthrough episode.

Oct 9, 2015 | Full Review…

I'm a little bit in love with the cold opens of Fargo. So far, each one has been immediately attention-grabbing and haunting.

Oct 8, 2015 | Rating: 8.7/10 | Full Review…

This was strong episode on the whole, but that closing sequence was just glorious.

Oct 7, 2015 | Rating: 8.8/10 | Full Review…

while "A Muddy Road" is another excellent episode of what's been an excellent series so far, it doesn't have that transcendent quality I usually want before going there.

Oct 1, 2015 | Full Review…

I'm still loving Fargo. The quirkiness works well. It's not so over the top to be ridiculous, instead it's even somewhat believable given the context of the world.

Oct 1, 2015 | Rating: 4.7/5 | Full Review…