House M.D.: Season 5, Episode 3

Adverse Events (30 Sep. 2008)

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House's investigator gets information on everyone, which House uses to stir the pot of their lives while the team tries to cure a portraitist whose artistic view now looks like Picasso.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dr. James Wilson (credit only)
Dr. Allison Cameron (credit only)


House's investigator gets information on everyone, which House uses to stir the pot of their lives while the team tries to cure a portraitist whose artistic view now looks like Picasso.

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Drama | Mystery


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Its all about perception...................
2 October 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

I think we r starting to see things come back to normal in princeton plainsboro hospital. And thank god this episode didn't have those over emotional moments b/w House and Wilson.

House is back into his own manipulating, playing games, getting into other peoples head. And as I had hoped we are getting to know more about the new team {Taub}. Like we slowly did in the first season for the old team and I think its good that something changed on the show. I will say yes Foreman has become a kind of a show piece on the show.

But I think the way they r going forward with the show, we will get to see his storyline moving forward with some patient.

This weeks medical mystery was a little boring but the way it reached to an end was kind of refreshing to see. For a change it was Taub who solved the case and not a moment of genius from HOUSE as it more often is.

Looking forward to the next episode involving the really anticipated Road Trip. I hope they give us a great episode Its bad we will have to wait so long for it.......

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