By Ken Tucker
Updated June 27, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT

I thought the new version of Dallas couldn’t get much better than last week, when J.R. scammed his way into a permanent berth in Bobby and Ann’s house, and put a razor to John Ross’ throat. Plus, 24‘s Carlos Bernard appeared to Tony Almeida it up with some suave villainy.

But this week’s episode is just as much fun, what with more double-crossing by fake-Marta and John Ross referring to Christopher as “my dim-witted cousin,” and to prove it, the show gives us more of those scenes of the dim-wit squinting at papers filled with chemical symbols meant to unravel his “alternative energy project.” Below is my video review of the show:

Are you watching the TNT Dallas? Still liking it?

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