Sons of Anarchy: Season 3

Sons of Anarchy: Season 3

Sons of Anarchy: Season 3

Season 3 begins with SAMCRO reeling from Abel’s kidnapping. Jax's grief sends him into deeper turmoil over his future with the club. The search for Abel sends the guys to Ireland, where Jax faces the IRA... and an untold personal history. Meanwhile, Gemma is hit with unexpected news and risks her freedom to deal with it.

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EPISODE 3.1

SO

The aftermath of Abel’s kidnapping has the Sons reeling - especially Jax, whose grief sends him into deeper turmoil over his future with the MC. Framed for murder, Gemma remains on the lam, and is... MORE hit with some unexpected news from her past.

EPISODE 3.2

Oiled

To get intel on Abel’s whereabouts, Jax and the club help a bounty hunter track down a skip. They also press a source for answers about the attack at Half-Sack’s wake - the MC way.... MORE Meanwhile, Gemma deals with her father’s dementia.

EPISODE 3.3

Caregiver

To secure weapons and raise money for Abel’s search, the club exploits its porn connections to entertain Henry Lin’s clients, which doesn’t sit well with Opie (Ryan Hurst). Jax’s decision to search for Abel in... MORE Canada gets derailed. When Gemma’s dad goes MIA, her prisoner makes plans to do the same.

EPISODE 3.4

Home

Jax and Clay head towards Canada after Jimmy provides misleading intel on Abel’s whereabouts. The rest of the club splits off to help Happy with a pharmaceutical favor in redneck territory. Gemma tries to put... MORE old family matters to rest.

EPISODE 3.5

Turning and Turning

To help Gemma, SAMCRO and Abel, Jax conspires with an unlikely source. Meanwhile, the MC puts Chucky undercover.

EPISODE 3.6

The Push

To protect their territory, SAMCRO must handle a rat at St. Thomas.

EPISODE 3.7

Widening Gyre

The Grim Bastards have a problem that could jeopardize Samcro's new business arrangements.

EPISODE 3.8

Lochan Mor

When SAMCRO pays a visit to another charter, not everyone’s happy to see the mother chapter.

EPISODE 3.9

Turas

The club embarks on a protection run, the likes of which they’ve never seen before.

EPISODE 3.10

Firinne

The IRA wants proof that one of their own has flipped and Samcro intends to give it to them.

EPISODE 3.11

Bainne

While the club's on a man hunt, Jax faces the toughest decision of his life.

EPISODE 3.12

June Wedding

With a SAMCRO family member held hostage, Jax must choose between revenge and the good of Charming.

EPISODE 3.13

NS

Both the ATF and the Russians prove obstacles as the club looks to heal old wounds.

Sons of Anarchy: Season 3 / Reviews

The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Sons of Anarchy may be wild fantasy and melodrama, but it is tempered by a feeling of verity.

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Variety

Variety

This dark biker-gang drama certainly has its share of fans, but held up against the larger pantheon of cable dramas--including some of FX's recent and upcoming additions--Sons emulates its ride: Plenty noisy, but a relatively low-octane vehicle.

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Time Magazine

Time Magazine

The early episodes of season three, though, find SoA retaining what there was to love about it--the well-drawn characters, including the strong women in SAMCRO and its orbit--while expanding the show as well.

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Huffington Post

Huffington Post

If you're really just in the mood for a tightly plotted character drama, the show delivers on that score. And if you like to see bikers busting heads, well, SOA has some of the best bone-crunching action in the business.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Sons of Anarchy remains as bare-knuckled and, almost inconceivably, as funny and crass as ever. And it doesn't take Season 3 very long to ratchet up the twists

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New York Daily News

New York Daily News

While some of their "family values" are perverse and illegal, most are rooted in the same principles embraced by the straightest arrows in town. That's what makes them more than motorcycle thugs and makes their show worth the discomfort it sometimes takes to ride with it.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Certainly, the show is still exciting and thoughtful in the way that it disassembles many pat notions we may have of tribe loyalty, family bonds, and the treachery of the business world.

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