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Episode Info

Alison's mother raises concerns about Noah and Alison's new lifestyle; Alison confronts Noah about his revealing new book over Thanksgiving dinner; Cole lashes out at Luisa and is further alienated from his family in the wake of startling revelations.

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Please don't do this, The Affair writers. Please don't panic because your show hasn't been affair-y enough lately.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

It's one of two incredibly tense and intense dinner scenes in this episode, which reveal so much about the characters involved - things that have been repressed for far too long - and leads to maybe one of the series's best installments yet.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

WHAT? This show is bonkers.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

There wasn't a single second of The Affair Season 2 Episode 7 that was wasted. It was a perfect hour. Or maybe it just feels like it because I feel vindicated in my intense dislike for Noah.

Nov 16, 2015 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

To complete the portrait of Alison as sap vs. Noah as pathological liar, we learned that the new digs were being financed, in part, by the proceeds from the sale of Alison's Montauk house.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

It wouldn't be Thanksgiving without some truly awkward dinner conversation, and this week's episode of "The Affair" delivered the discomfort in spades.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

The scene where Alison confronts Noah about his book is by far one of the most interesting things in the episode, because it finally give some context to the central storytelling device.

Nov 16, 2015 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

I'm just thankful this episode has so much Cole in it and also that it's directed by Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden, the amazing creative duo who brought us Half Nelson and the upcoming Mississippi Grind.

Nov 16, 2015 | Full Review…

The show seems to have become what it wants to be and is using its unique framing device in effective ways. It's evolving, challenging expectations, and has developed a captivating energy. Finally.

Nov 16, 2015 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…