‘Westworld’ 1.05 “Contrapasso” Review: War, A Game With Real Stakes & Real Violence

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Westworld wrapped up the first half of its debut season with the thrilling “Contrapasso,” which includd a long-awaited meeting, big steps forward for the narratives both literal (the Maze) and figurative (who is the mole behind-the-scenes?) driving the story, and a promise of “war” to come.

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Catch up on the latest Westworld theories with our compendium and check out our previous episode reviews at the links below. Stay tuned for the trailer and synopsis for next week’s episode “The Adversary,” plus tomorrow morning when we’ll have a full breakdown of the first half of Wesworld‘s epic first season.

  1. “The Original” 
  2. “Chestnut”
  3. “The Stray”
  4. “Dissonance Theory”

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