Critic Consensus: "Coushatta" sensitively highlights the aches of relationships, most effectively accentuating Jimmy and Kim's uneasy arc.

Episode Info

Jimmy goes to great lengths to right a wrong, as Kim pulls out all the stops for a case. Mike lets his team blow off steam. Nacho receives a visitor.


Bob Odenkirk
as Jimmy McGill/Saul Goodman
Michael McKean
as Chuck McGill
Jonathan Banks
as Mike Ehrmantraut
Giancarlo Esposito
as Gustavo Fring
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Critic reviews for Coushatta

It's the underlying unease that has always driven this show forward and made it so very relatable to its audience, despite being so specific with its world-building.

September 25, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

A remarkable thing in the era of "Big Moment TV," and in an episode that doesn't have a cliffhanger, where no one gets married, no one has a baby, no one overthrows a government, and no one dies...

September 25, 2018 | Rating: 9.7/10 | Full Review…

The true joy in "Coushatta" comes from the Jimmy and Kim plotline. It unfolds with invigorating confidence, taking us on a journey with as satisfying a conclusion as this show's ever had.

September 25, 2018 | Full Review…

There is a heightened aura of tragic inevitability surrounding Kim...

September 25, 2018 | Full Review…

Chock-full of witty schemes, layered performances, tense showdowns, and alternating gut-busting and heart-wrenching scenes, "Coushatta" is a distillation of this show's key components and feels like a real series turning point.

September 25, 2018 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

We've seen a number of Saul Goodman-esque petty crime plots from Jimmy in Better Call Saul now, and this week's was the most enjoyable yet.

September 26, 2018 | Full Review…

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