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Recap: Haven. Episode 2.12, “Sins of the Fathers”

It’s nighttime in Haven. A man named Bill is awakened by a man named Arlo telling him there’s a man with a gun and Sheila’s in danger. Then Arlo is with Sheila, telling her he’ll protect her. Arlo steps between Sheila and the man who’s entered her house with a gun ““ Bill ““ and […]

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Recap: Haven 2.10, “Who, What, Where, Wendigo”

Outside a truck stop, a trucker listens to the radio while ogling a waitress. There’s a report on the radio of a dismembered body found in the woods. The cops are looking to question a man with a rose tattoo on his arm. The trucker sees a teen boy run out of the diner, followed […]

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Recap: Haven, Episode 2.09, “Lockdown”

We open with Nathan greeting people on the street on his way to work. Aw, everybody likes Nathan. A black-and-white has pulled up in front of the police station. Dwight’s being brought in (with a crossbow!) for B & E at a meat-packing plant, but he’s confident Nathan can clear things up. The arresting officer, […]

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Recap: Haven, Episode 2.8, “Friend or Faux”

Inside a pretty house in Haven, a man gets up and heads to the bathroom. His twin, however, has beaten him to it, and left the room a mess. He also trashes the kitchen making breakfast (for one). The man comes up behind him while he’s eating pancakes and shoots him in the back of […]

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Recap: Haven 2.5, “Roots”

At the rehearsal lunch for the Keegan-Novelli wedding, groom Peter Novelli is pissy. The place is an absolute mess ““ there’s exactly one soccer ball on the lawn ““ and the bride’s father, Ben, doesn’t want to give in to Peter’s demands. He whines that he needs to be able to “provide” for his bride, […]

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Haven: 2.4, “Sparks and Recreation”

We open at a pee-wee baseball game between the Sea Dogs and the Cutters. This is serious business in Haven. Audrey looks about as enthused as I am. The Rev comes up, and he and Nathan exchange hearty “Hi ho, Sea Dogs!” Audrey is appropriately bemused. The mayor, Richard Brodie, throws out the first pitch. […]

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Recap: Haven, Ep. 2.3 “Love Machine”

Down on the docks (and I get that it’s a seaside town, but does everything have to happen down there?), the captain of the fishing boat the Maggie Kelly tries to get his hanging net unstuck. As he rummages around for a tool, the net swings over his head and drops a giant haul of […]

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Haven: Episode 2.2 “Fear and Loathing”

We open at the Chief’s memorial service, where Nathan is speaking. Duke is not among those in attendance (too many cops in one place). Instead, he’s at the grocery store, where people are seeing all sorts of terrifying things like burn victims, mad dogs, and dead husbands fresh out of the grave. Duke sees a […]

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Haven: Ep 2.1 A Tale of Two Audreys

Season 2 of the Syfy supernatural drama, Haven, starts right where Season 1 left off. Nathan, Audrey, and “¦ uh “¦ New Audrey are holding guns on each other. New Audrey calls regular Audrey a fraud, but Nathan’s not buying it. New Audrey finally agrees to put her gun down so they can take her […]