The Americans (S06E04) “Mr. and Mrs. Teacup”

We hear the conversation between Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Oleg (Costa Ronin) From the meeting that ended last weeks episode. I wasn’t sure if Philip would actually give out the information he has gotten from Elizabeth (Keri Russell), but after hearing what Oleg had to say… he spilled. Oleg thinks that peace can be made…

The Americans (S06E03) “Urban Transport Planning”

Elizabeth (Keri Russell) washing some of the General off of her face and out of her hair is the opening scene for the third episode of The Americans. While she is busy washing away the dirty deed, Philip (Matthew Rhys) is talking to Paige (Holly Taylor) about the traumatic event she ran up on. He…

The Americans (S06E02) “Tchaikovsky”

This episode opens with a much less happy Philip (Matthew Rhys). Elizabeth (Keri Russell) walks downstairs without saying a word, to have a cigarette outside. Good thing cigarettes were a lot cheaper back then.  Stan (Noah Emmerich) is told that Oleg (Costa Ronin) is in Washington, but not as a part of the KGB. He…

The Americans (S06E01) “Dead Hand”

Season 6 starts in 1987 with a very busy Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and a very relaxed Philip (Matthew Rhys). It’s clear that the last 3 years have brought much change. The opening scene has no dialogue, just music (Crowded House’s ‘Don’t Dream It’s Over). Philip and Elizabeth are leading very separate lives at this point….