Is Tommy about to walk into a trap? Or is he one step ahead? Spoilers ahead in our review of the latest thrilling Peaky Blinders episode...
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Is Polly really plotting against Tommy, or are they working together against the Italians? Craftily, episode four kept both possibilities open while delivering two thrilling action sequences, keeping roughly half a dozen other plot threads spinning, welcoming back a few old faces, pointing in some new directions, and ending on a cliff-hanger that saw Tommy driving off to—perhaps—certain doom. All that in a single hour of storytelling. This show doesn’t half give us our money’s worth.
Polly drawing a black star in Tommy’s diary is our best evidence that she’s working with rather than against him. Tommy knows the significance of a black star,