Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 Recap

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 Recap: Why Does Theo Help Mabel? Is Lucy in Danger?

Last Updated on August 3, 2022 by Amrit Chatterjee

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 has been released, and it was a nail-biting episode with many twists throughout the episode.

This time too, Mabel was this close to the murderer. Unfortunately, the killer is still a step ahead of the trio of Charles, Mabel and Oliver, and Lucy’s life seems to be in danger this time.

Mabel connects to Theo like never before, and we also get glimpses of her past.

Mabel also shares a glimpse of her past in Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7, including the memory of her father, which she had never mentioned earlier.

Read further to know more about Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7.

A Recap of Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7: Does Theo Really Want To Help Mabel?

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 has been titled “Flipping the Pieces.

At the beginning of Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7, we find Mabel reliving her childhood through a series of flashback sequences.

After Mabel’s parents separated, she only got to spend the weekends with her dad, which they spent solving jigsaw puzzles together.

Mabel later wakes up and finds herself in Theo’s apartment. Doubting his intentions, Mabel hits him, but Theo tells her in sign language that he wants to help her.

Elsewhere, Charles and Oliver are worried about Mabel’s safety, who is not taking their calls. This is when they receive an unexpected visitor in the form of Detective Williams, who wants to know what the trio is hiding.

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Theo tells Mabel that he was on the train when the masked person attacked Mabel.

The masked person had snatched her bag containing the matchbook, which is a piece of crucial evidence in this case, and Mabel had also attacked him in self-defence.

Mabel was in a shocking state, so Theo thought it would be best to bring her to his apartment.

The masked person had dropped a Coney Island security badge which Theo had picked up. Mabel decides to go to Coney Island to investigate further, and Theo insists on driving her there.

Once there, they go through the records of employees. Theo steals the employee records to help Mabel. They also play games there and connect like never before.

Theo confides that he keeps asking himself whether Zoe had slipped from the roof or if he really had pushed her. Mabel also confesses that the bodies of Zoe and Tim Kono continue to haunt her.

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Detective Williams overhears the conversation between Charles and Oliver about having the murder weapon with them. So, they have to hand her the bloodied knife from Oliver’s apartment, which is probably the murder weapon.

Detective Williams promises to run a fingerprint test on the knife.

Elsewhere, in Coney Island, Mabel goes to the washroom and, while washing her face, finds glitter in the washbasin.

She realises that the killer is not far away from her. The masked killer sees her and goes after her.

Mabel and Theo manage to escape, and Mabel also manages to snatch away the killer’s backpack.

But unfortunately, she finds that the matchbook is not there. She, however, finds a photograph of Charles and Lucy in the bag.

Theo receives a call from Teddy Dimas, which reminds her of her dad. She tells him that her father died of stomach cancer when she was seven.

To block away the painful memories, she had just flipped them over. Mabel says she now needs to confront her painful memories and flip the pieces back.

Mabel meets Charles and Oliver at their regular diner and shows them the photograph.

Worried about Lucy’s safety, Charles calls her. Lucy informs him that she is in Charles’s apartment. Just then, the whole town suffers a blackout and gets engulfed in darkness!

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 Release Date, and Where To Watch It?

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 was released on August 2, 2022.

Its first episode premiered on Hulu on June 28, 2022. In India, Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Episode 7 can be seen on the streaming platform Disney + Hotstar.

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 has ten episodes with a duration of 25-35 minutes, and the final episode is scheduled to arrive on August 23, 2022.