The Orville

Reviews of The Orville were written from 2017-2022 during the original run of the series. Note: All reviews contain spoilers.

Season 3 (2022)

  • 6/2/2022. Electric Sheep 3 stars — With the Orville docked for a retrofit, the crew must deal with their feelings about Isaac in the aftermath of his betrayal that led to the deaths of thousands during the Kaylon attack.
  • 6/9/2022. Shadow Realms 1.5 stars — After negotiating passage through an area of Krill space, the Orville enters an unknown and unexplored area the Krill warn is full of demons and certain death.
  • 6/16/2022. Mortality Paradox 2.5 stars — The crew investigates a previously uninhabited planet that suddenly shows signs of intelligent life. Upon landing on the surface, the away team finds themselves trapped in a series of shifting realities.
  • 6/23/2022. Gently Falling Rain 3 stars — The Orville carries a delegation to the Krill homeworld to sign a landmark treaty between the Krill and the Planetary Union — until an unexpected election result upends the political intentions.
  • 6/30/2022. A Tale of Two Topas 4 stars — Topa's unshakable sense that something is wrong with him leaves him confused and unsettled — prompting Grayson and Bortus to consider whether they should tell him the truth about the gender reassignment he underwent shortly after his birth.
  • 7/7/2022. Twice in a Lifetime 3 stars — Malloy is accidentally sent back in time 400 years, where, after years of waiting and then abandoning hope for rescue, starts a life and family in the 21st century.
  • 7/14/2022. From Unknown Graves 2 stars — As the Orville attempts to negotiate an alliance with an alien culture, a Kaylon with unique abilities comes aboard the ship.
  • 7/21/2022. Midnight Blue 3.5 stars — A visit to the sanctuary of female Moclans unexpectedly pulls Topa and the Orville crew into a dangerous political firestorm.
  • 7/28/2022. Domino 3 stars — The breakthrough development of an anti-Kaylon superweapon leads to the ethical question of whether the Union might be justified in using it to destroy all of Kaylon civilization.
  • 8/4/2022. Future Unknown 2.5 stars — While Isaac's surprise marriage proposal to Claire has the Orville crew abuzz, the ship takes on a passenger from a world visited during a prior mission.

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