Chapter Ten: The Lost Weekend
Riverdale Season 1

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Critic Ratings: 11
Critics Consensus

Riverdale's secrets keep spinning in "Chapter Ten," though the show's narrative momentum is somewhat stunted during a slightly lackluster episode.

Episode Info

Archie hides his true feelings when his father plans to finalize the divorce from Archie's Mom, and later tries to win back Valerie with a romantic evening. However, Betty impacts the plan by throwing a surprise birthday party for Jughead, and once Cheryl gets wind of the event, she tries to make it interesting, but things quickly get out of control. Meanwhile, Veronica considers whether to participate in the deposition to help get her Dad released.

Cast & Crew

K.J. Apa
Archie Andrews
Luke Perry
Fred Andrews
Ashleigh Murray
Josie McCoy
Cole Sprouse
Jughead Jones
Lili Reinhart
Betty Cooper
Mädchen Amick
Alice Cooper
Camila Mendes
Veronica Lodge
Madelaine Petsch
Cheryl Blossom
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Executive Producer
Greg Berlanti
Executive Producer
Sarah Schechter
Executive Producer
Jon Goldwater
Executive Producer
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Critic Reviews for Chapter Ten: The Lost Weekend

What makes everything work so well is how secrets, particularly those that develop between family, warp the relationships of every character.

Aug 30, 2017 | Full Review…

We're retreading some yawn-inducingly familiar ground.

Apr 20, 2017 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

What comes next is absolutely the laziest writing Riverdale has exercised so far, but it's great if you've suddenly chosen this nightmarish episode to start watching the show.

Apr 20, 2017 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

It cannot be overstated what a great job Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart are doing. They have outstanding chemistry together, and they're really killing the material they're given. Big thumbs up.

Apr 20, 2017 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

HOLY FREAKING MOSES - It's none other than MOLLY RINGWALD! I could kiss the casting director right now.

Nov 4, 2017 | Full Review…

Birthday parties are lots of fun, right? Well, not on Riverdale, where they just lead to bitter arguments, problem drinking and uncomfortable secrets being revealed.

Oct 10, 2017 | Full Review…

The Lost Weekend was extremely lackluster and had too much contrived drama and brought back some unresolved, but problematic, situations.

Aug 30, 2017 | Full Review…

Can we all agree that party was epic? I wish my high school parties looked like that.

Apr 21, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

While on the subject of Archie, it's nice to see the character finally taking a larger role in the main stories.

Apr 21, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

There are emotional revelations that really land, and that feel unique to each character and the way they're growing.

Apr 20, 2017 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

It's great to see Ringwald, if even for a second, and I look forward to more of her arc in future episodes.

Apr 20, 2017 | Full Review…