‘Saving Hope’ S1 finale recap: Haunted dead or alive

‘Saving Hope’s’ season finale delivered deeply desired pay-offs, while creating interesting new challenges for the future. In “Pink Clouds,” Charlie is grateful to be alive, but he feels frustrated by the limitations he must learn to overcome as part of his recovery from spending months in a coma. Alex is relieved to have Charlie with…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 12 recap: Bring me to life

Thursday night’s “Ride Hard or Go Home” concluded with a mind-blowing twist that left fans gasping in awe. Once the final moments sunk in, U.S. fans proceeded to curse at NBC for taking this amazing show off the air just when Charlie’s suspenseful story was reaching its most pivotal point. CAUTION: If you haven’t seen…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 11 recap: Love lockdown

Last night’s “The Law of Contagion” revealed shocking truths from the past, when the characters we have come to know over the past ten episodes make bold confessions in the face of danger, unravel intensely repressed trauma, and finally admit how they genuinely feel about each other after overcoming a life-threatening event. Outbreak and heartache…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 10 recap: Head games

‘Saving Hope’ delivered another captivating episode with last Thursday’s “A New Beginning” when Charlie and Alex search for the missing piece in his medical puzzle. While Alex explores medical causes, Charlie’s encounter with a recently departed psychiatrist, Dr. Kendra Watts, causes him to face possible psychological and emotional blocks that are keeping him in limbo.…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 9 recap: Harder to breathe

  Two weeks ago, ‘Saving Hope’ left fans with a heartbreaking cliffhanger that kept us anxiously waiting to learn Charlie’s fate. In “Bea, Again,” we finally get our answer to the big question: Can Charlie survive without life-support? While Alex and her friends carefully watch over Charlie’s body for signs of improvement, Charlie encounters his…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 8 recap: Heart and Souls

‘Saving Hope’s’ season climaxes with a gut-wrenching episode, “Heartsick,” which leaves fans with a heart-stopping cliffhanger and a two week hiatus (courtesy of the Olympics). The eighth episode tackles all matters of the heart when the doctors of Hope-Zion are pushed to their limits. Alex and Dawn desperately dispute Charlie’s future, Maggie tests Joel’s boundaries…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 7 recap: Losing my touch

  Alex enlists the help of a bohemian healer to continue Charlie’s coma arousal therapy and she bends the boundaries of professional ethics when her patient, Sandhya Ahuja, lapses into a coma after complications arise during a surgical procedure. As Charlie befriends Sandhya’s spirit in limbo, Alex tries to find a way to cure her.…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 6 recap: Everybody Hurts

‘Saving Hope’ has been improving with each episode and last week’s captivating installment continues to raise the stakes for Alex and Charlie. Alex’s enigmatic case of the week presents a once in a lifetime opportunity for Charlie to connect with her from the other side and the fate of their supernatural reunion rests in the…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 5 recap: Forget me not

Last Thursday’s ‘Saving Hope’ provides Charlie with more motivation to fight for Alex when he meets Scott Coburn, a man who has been in a coma for over 27 years, and discovers that life in the real world still goes on when he is “Out of Sight.” Alex also experiences a troubling revelation when she…

‘Saving Hope’ S1 Ep 4 recap: Fight for your life

If you got knocked out, would you lie down and give up or would you pull yourself together and fight for your life? That is the question Charlie wrestles with in “The Fight,” one of ‘Saving Hope’s’ best episodes so far. The paralleled tales tackled in last Thursday’s episode all center on the will to…