Dallas Scene of the Day: ‘Good Luck, Ray’

In “Dallas’s” fifth-season episode “The Maelstrom,” Ray (Steve Kanaly) approaches Bonnie (Lindsay Bloom) at the Longview bar, then leads her to a booth where they sit across from each other. RAY: I want to straighten a few things out. BONNIE: Is that middleweight waiting outside? RAY: Look, I’m sorry about what happened. Honest. BONNIE: You’re […]

Critique: ‘Dallas’ Episode 97 – ‘The Maelstrom’

Oh, these Ewing women. How they confound me. Every time it seems like they’re about to find happiness on their own terms, they fall back into frustrating old patterns. This usually means falling back into the arms of men who are no good for them. In “The Maelstrom,” after Sue Ellen puts the kibosh on […]