Outlander - Season 2, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

La Dame Blanche



Critic Consensus: The intrigues are high and the dinner parties are perilous in "La Dame Blanche," but Claire and Jamie are finally in step again.

Episode Info

Claire and Jamie host a dinner party to thwart investors in Prince Charles' war effort, while Claire reveals that Jack Randall is alive, which affects Jamie in a surprising way.


Caitriona Balfe
as Claire Randall
Sam Heughan
as Jamie Fraser
Tobias Menzies
as Frank Randall/Jonathan "Black Jack" Randall
Graham McTavish
as Dougal MacKenzie
Gary Lewis
as Colum MacKenzie
Duncan Lacroix
as Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser
Annette Badland
as Mrs. Fitzgibbons
Stephen Walters
as Angus Mhor
Lotte Verbeek
as Geillis Duncan
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Critic reviews for La Dame Blanche

Always a feminist no matter what time period she's in, Claire continued to experience the repercussions of her unintentional feud against the Comte Saint German, who is clearly still peeved about his boat.

May 23, 2016 | Rating: A | Full Review…

We'd probably grade it a solid B based on those two scenes alone. Unfortunately, the silliness in the opening few scenes was only a prelude for the silliness to come.

June 20, 2018 | Full Review…

To see yet another character subjected to sexual violence leads me to wonder if the show's writers are capable of telling a story without violence at its center.

May 22, 2018 | Full Review…

Director Douglas Mackinnon and writer Toni Graphia delve into the feminine mystique as both a source of power and a cause for alarm to those who are threatened by a woman utilizing her trove of resources.

October 26, 2017 | Full Review…

"La Dame Blanche" is another strong showing for Outlander. Events in Paris are spiraling out of control for Claire and Jamie, but showrunner Ron Moore is showing a deft hand at balancing the various plot twists.

May 23, 2016 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

Claire's faced a number of near-death moments in her brief, 18th-century life (witch trial, anyone?), but never has her life been in such peril in the span of one episode as "La Dame Blanche."

May 23, 2016 | Full Review…

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