Search Party

  1. Episodes 10 and 11 Password to the Shadows; The House of Uncanny Truths
    Search Party Season Finale Recap: Finding Chantal The end of Search Party is smart, surprising, and wildly entertaining.
  2. Episodes 7 and 8 The Riddle Within the Trash; The Return of the Forgotten Phantom
    Search Party Recap: Ghosting in the Machine “I’ve been lying to everyone.”
  3. Episodes 5 and 6 The Mystery of the Golden Charm; The Secret of the Sinister Ceremony
    Search Party Recap: The Writing on the Wall Parker Posey! Ron Livingston! A weird pregnancy cult in Red Hook!
  4. Episodes 3 and 4 The Night of One Hundred Candles; The Captive Dinner Guest
    Search Party Recap: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? “Look me in the eye and tell me you know what to wear to a vigil.”
  5. Episodes 1 and 2 The Mysterious Disappearance of the Girl No One Knew; The Woman Who Knew Too Much
    Search Party Series Premiere Recap: Dory the Explorer What happened to Chantal Witherbottom?
  1. Episodes 9 and 10 Frenzy; Psychosis
    Search Party Season-Finale Recap: Dory Is Going to Hell “Your friends are pointless, entitled, empty idiots.”
  2. Episodes 7 and 8 Denial; Hysteria
    Search Party Recap: Those Hipster Kids Did It! Detective Joy is terribly close to cracking this case.
  3. Episodes 5 and 6 Paranoia; Obsession
    Search Party Recap: The Key to the City Good boy Drew has clearly embraced his dark side.
  4. Episodes 3 and 4 Paralysis; Suspicion
    Search Party Recap: Back to Brooklyn Of all Dory’s bad ideas, this one might be the worst.
  5. Episodes 1 and 2 Murder!; Conspiracy
    Search Party Season-Premiere Recap: We’re Not Murderers! Will Dory and her friends actually get away with murder?
  1. Episode 10 The Reckoning
    Search Party Season-Finale Recap: Blind Justice It doesn’t matter that Dory is an entitled millennial, she’s simply a liar who does well in a system that rewards liars.
  2. Episode 9 Irrefutable Evidence
    Search Party Recap: Dory Almost Gets Pancaked Drew, Portia, and Elliott have all hit their rock bottoms, but Dory is just “freakin’ lucky.”
  3. Episode 8 A Dangerous Union
    Search Party Recap: The Wedding of the Season Marc and Elliott’s wedding was always going to be one of the season’s high points, and the payoff does not disappoint.
  4. Episode 7 Rogue Witness
    Search Party Recap: The Whole Truth It’s a bad day for the defense.
  5. Episode 6 In God We Trust
    Search Party Recap: Millennials On Trial The court case we’ve been waiting for is finally here.
  6. Episode 5 Public Appeal
    Search Party Recap: Meet The Sief Family Finally meeting Dory’s parents destroys her last shred of humanity.
  7. Episode 4 A National Affair
    Search Party Recap: Something to Lie For Wow, Dory just really sucks now, huh?
  8. Episode 3 The Whistleblower
    Search Party Recap: The Gang Gets Their Defense Together Dory may think she has things under control, but her actions have set off a chain of events beyond her consideration.
  9. Episode 2 The Rookie Lawyer
    Search Party Recap: Self-Defense Dory is the only one who doesn’t have anything to lose, and everyone else is counting on her to do the right thing.
  10. Episode 1 The Accused Woman
    Search Party Season Premiere Recap: Dory Thrives on the Dark Side Even though Dory is absolutely guilty, it feels like she really might be able to get away with this simply through willpower alone.
  1. Episode 10 Revelation
    Search Party Series-Finale Recap: I Just Wanted In the end, the more things change in Search Party, the more they stay the same.
  2. Episode 9 Lamentations
    Search Party Recap: Scrum-Diddly-Dum-Dumcious A side order of zombie movie to go with your entrée.
  3. Episode 8 Song of Songs
    Search Party Recap: 3 Days Later The gang has one hell of an enlightenment hangover.
  4. Episode 7 Book of the Wars of the Lord
    Search Party Recap: Out With a Bang Drew’s feelings (and physical body) are held hostage.
  5. Episode 6 The Gospel of Judas
    Search Party Recap: The Jesper Society The start-up bubble bursts for Dory and Lyte.
  6. Episode 5 Acts of the Apostles
    Search Party Recap: Enjoy Jelly Beans Dory has a crisis of faith.
  7. Episode 4 Leviticus
    Search Party Recap: Voyagers of True Love Dory’s cult begins to take off after she acquires the most popular influencers as disciples.
  8. Episode 3 Kings
    Search Party Recap: Journey to the Center of the Earth “I would love to take something that would, like, fix me.”
  9. Episode 2 Exodus
    Search Party Recap: Let Me Know in the Comments Dory’s front-facing manifesto finds an audience.
  10. Episode 1 Genesis
    Search Party Season-Premiere Recap: Love Love, Time Time, Everyone Everyone Could Dory’s narcissism actually end the world? Probs.

The Latest Search Party News

  1. vulture quiz
    Quiz: Which Cult Are You In? Do you worship Search Party’s Dory, Yellowjackets’ haunted forest, or the almighty dollar over all else?
  2. close reads
    Search Party’s Millennial Horror Was Always Going to End This Way At its end, a series that’s always been defined by fear turns the subtext into the whole damn text.
  3. the grub street diet
    Starlee Kine Spends Lunch Breaks With Her Dog “For every human that left the city, it seems a dog has been added.”
  4. video
    A Send-Off for Search Party The cast and creators reflect on the final season of their ode to millennial anxiety.
  5. trailer mix
    Search Party Season-5 Trailer: It’s Giving Cult Dory is alive and not all too well (CC: Taylor Swift).
  6. vulture festival 2021
    Search Party Knows We Live in Hell “Everyone feels like shit all the time right now, and Search Party has the teeth to acknowledge that.”
  7. vulture festival 2021
    Jeff Goldblum, Queen Sugar, The Price Is Right Join Vulture Festival Plus, a film school with Pablo Larraín and much, much more.
  8. perfect casting
    Kathy Griffin Joins Search Party Season 5 Griffin completed her scenes before undergoing lung-cancer surgery.
  9. renewals
    Dory Will Keep Swimming With Search Party’s Season 5 Renewal And by swimming we mean fighting for her life.
  10. finding dory
    How Search Party Landed on That Surreal Season 4 Finale Creators Charles Rogers and Sarah Violet-Bliss explain why “there was no chance that this was going to be an easy season for Dory.”