Desperate Times

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Critic Consensus: "Desperate Times" calls for gruesome measures with periodically haunting moments.

Episode Info

Villanelle decides to take matters into her own hands on a trip to Amsterdam. Carolyn is called in to face the music with her boss. After the discovery of another dead body, Eve and her new team make a break in their case.

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Critic Reviews for Desperate Times

No matter what happens next, this episode certainly feels like danger is building. There is a tipping point coming, and it's not going to be pretty.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

[It] brings it all together just as aptly.

May 6, 2019 | Full Review…

"Desperate Times," definitely feels like the series is getting back to its roots, but it's going to have to push through to deliver the same energy that it did in Season 1.

Apr 30, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Killing Eve continues to press on its protagonists' soft spots, and it's for that reason "Desperate Times" works.

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

After a couple of episodes of near-miss moments, Killing Eve pulls its two leads apart again and sets them off on their own separate, but inevitably interconnected arcs.

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

All told, Sunday's murder was one of the most, if not the most, gruesome on Killing Eve so far.

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

It provides us with those periodic magic moments where their paths cross again.

Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

[There's] a rare messy, vulnerable moment for Villanelle, and one that reveals that there's real intimacy and emotion on the line,... which is what makes it so intoxicating and dangerous for her and Eve alike.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

As a result of entering each other's orbit, their entire lives have gotten upended, and that plays out very well on.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: 4.25/5 | Full Review…

Killing Eve is flipping the script once again.

Apr 29, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…