Critic Consensus: Gripping and unpredictable, "Two Boats and a Helicopter" focuses on a single character for its duration, and the result is one of the series' best episodes to date.
as Kevin Garvey
as Laurie Garvey
as Matt Jamison
as Tom Garvey
as Jill Garvey
as Nora Durst
as Lucy Warburton
as Patti Levin
as Scott Frost
as Adam Frost
as Holy Wayne
as Mary Jamison
as Artur Vitello, Louis Vitello
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Critic reviews for Two Boats and a Helicopter
What was the impact of focusing on Christopher Eccleston for an episode, and did previous knowledge of Tom Perrotta's novel affect our perception of it? Indiewire discusses below.
What a bizarre, marvelous, freaky, abrupt left turn is "Two Boats and a Helicopter."
A stunning, sad, and clever chapter with a wicked "be careful what you wish for" message.
While it wasn't what I expected, I found myself intrigued by where Reverend Matt's story was going and what the lesson would be.
They've just stepped away from the spotlight so that the series can dish out a Very Special Episode devoted to Christopher Eccleston's Reverend Matt. And, in fact, it is pretty special.
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