Dallas Scene of the Day: ‘… Until Our Scores Are Settled!’

In “If at First You Don’t Succeed,” an eighth-season “Dallas” episode, J.R. (Larry Hagman) arrives at the Ewing Oil building, where Pam (Victoria Principal) is waiting for him. J.R.: Well, you got a lot of nerve coming around here after what your brother did to mine. PAM: What were you doing there yesterday when my brother […]

Critique: ‘Dallas’ Episode 164 — ‘If at First You Don’t Succeed’

The final scene in “If at First You Don’t Succeed” is another example of how music helps tell the stories on “Dallas.” As Bobby sleeps in his hospital bed, Katherine enters the room, fills a syringe with poison and prepares to inject him. This is supposed to be the moment the audience realizes Katherine fired […]

The Dal-List: 10 Classic Clashes Between J.R. and Pam

The confrontation between J.R. and Pamela (Larry Hagman, Julie Gonzalo) in “Venomous Creatures,” one of this week’s new “Dallas” episodes on TNT, was an instant classic. The scene demonstrated how Gonzalo can hold her own against the legendary Hagman, but it also evoked memories of J.R.’s showdowns with the original Pam (Victoria Principal). Here’s a look at […]