Fargo (2014– )
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Who Rules the Land of Denial? 

Nikki struggles to survive; Emmit gets spooked; Sy joins Varga for tea.


Mike Barker




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Ewan McGregor ... Emmit Stussy
Carrie Coon ... Gloria Burgle
Mary Elizabeth Winstead ... Nikki Swango
Goran Bogdan ... Yuri Gurka
David Thewlis ... V.M. Varga
Michael Stuhlbarg ... Sy Feltz
Russell Harvard ... Mr. Wrench
Ray Wise ... Paul Marrane
Mark Forward ... Donny Mashman
Olivia Sandoval ... Winnie Lopez
DJ Qualls ... Golem
Andy Yu ... Meemo
Zina Lee ... Madeline
Graham Verchere ... Nathan Burgle
Andrew Moxham ... Ron Burgle


Nikki struggles to survive; Emmit gets spooked; Sy joins Varga for tea.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller







Release Date:

7 June 2017 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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Did You Know?


"Ray is the cat" reminds the line included in the Coen's (Joel Coen & Ethan Coen) movie Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), where the main character is misunderstood at saying "Llewyn HAS the cat". See more »


Mr. Wrench: [Chained to each other, writing on the snow] after you?
Nikki Swango: Sorry.
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References The Big Lebowski (1998) See more »


Deck the Halls
Traditional tune, lyrics by Thomas Oliphant
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Well...There You Go...I Suppose
8 June 2017 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

I'm giving a rating of 9 to this episode even though I still don't get much of it. Varga continues to pull strings as he parries and thrusts with he Asian guy. Emit is living in the house. Why did Varga choose these guys in the first place and what the heck is his endgame. That was a really surreal event in the bowling alley after the incredible escape Nikki and her chained up partner experienced. Where is everyone going anyway? Things are so far fetched, even the derailment of the bus (excuse my obvious messed up view of transportation). I have been watching the original episodes of David Lynch's "Twin Peaks" from some twenty years ago. And in the bowling alley, there's one of the people from that series and he is almost supernatural, giving Nikki the keys to a green VW. Since I don't have a clue, I'm just going to see how this all sorts out in the end. And poor Sy Feltz. He lies comatose in the hospital after drinking Varga's tea. After this is over, I'm going to revisit the whole series and see if I can find things I didn't see before. Especially in the early episodes. I love that Gloria and her partner are going rogue now that Gloria's "Chief" status has been stolen from her.

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