May 21, 2018

‘Westworld’ Ep.2.05: Meave Goes East in “Akane No Mai”

Westworld, Season 2, Episode 5: “Akane No Mai” Written by Gina Atwater and Dan Dietz Directed by Craig Zobe Airs Sundays at 9pm ET on HBO Westworld, for all its unpredictability, is following a regular structure in season 2. While episodes two and four provided backstory regarding Delos and the foundation […]
May 14, 2018

‘Westworld,’ Ep 2.04: “The Riddle of the Sphinx” Brings Family Together

"The Riddle of the Sphinx" has been the tightest and most succinct episode of Westworld Season 2 thus far. Enveloped in alternate timelines and memories this week’s episode has finally drawn together the threads behind the Man in Black, James Delos, and the true purpose of the park.
May 7, 2018
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‘Westworld,’ Ep 2.03: “Virtù e Fortuna” Introduces The Raj

With worlds colliding and the riddle of Abernathy set to unfold, it feels like Westworld is just getting started.
May 3, 2018
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‘The Terror,’ Ep. 1.07: “Horrible from Supper” — Mr. Hickey Comes Into Focus

The Terror, Season 1, Episode 7: “Horrible from Supper” Written by Andres Fischer-Centeno Directed by Tim Mielants Airs Mondays at 9 pm ET on AMC Other than Jared Harris’s Captain Crozier, no character on AMC’s The Terror is quite as fascinating as Hickey, played by Adam Nagaitis. The show’s first […]
April 30, 2018
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‘Westworld,’ Ep 2.02: “Reunion” Predicts the Future

Westworld, Season 2, Episode 1: “Reunion” Written by Jonathan Nolan and Carly Wray Directed by Vincenzo Natali Airs Sundays at 9pm ET on HBO Having laid the narrative groundwork in an uneven episode one, the second instalment of Westworld second season is a significant improvement. Another layer of interest have been added by our […]
April 25, 2018
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Netflix’s Engaging ‘Lost in Space’ Explores Humanity’s Destructive Ambitions

There is a sci-fi renaissance occurring on television at the moment and a modern update of the 1960's Lost in Space was certainly perfect timing by directors Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless.
April 24, 2018
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‘The Terror,’ Ep. 1.06: “A Mercy” — Madness Infects the Crew

The Terror, Season 1, Episode 6: “A Mercy” Written by Vinnie Wilhelm Directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Airs Mondays at 9 pm ET on AMC There are two unstated countdowns that have been progressing with every episode of AMC’s The Terror: the first is the steady march toward starvation. The Terror […]
April 23, 2018

‘Westworld,’ Ep 2.01: “Journey Into Night” Raises the Stakes

Westworld, Season 2, Episode 1: “Journey into Night” Written by Lisa Joy & Roberto Patino Directed by Richard J. Lewis Airs Sundays at 9pm ET on HBO Spoilers ahead. After eighteen months, Westworld has finally returned to the small screen. The first season worked tirelessly to set the scene, before […]
April 23, 2018

‘Westworld’ Questions the Violent Delights of Our Reality

“These violent delights have violent ends.” You can hear this echoed throughout the entirety of the first season of Westworld, and it is unsurprising that the second season has continued to remind us karma exists. While the first season seemed fairly focused on the humans that inhabited the theme park, […]
April 19, 2018
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‘The Terror,’ Ep. 1.05 “”First Shot a Winner, Lads” — The Beast Is Finally Revealed

The Terror, Season 1, Episode 5: “First Shot a Winner, Lads” Written by Josh Parkinson Directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Airs Mondays at 9 pm ET on AMC There are many questions that have dogged AMC’s The Terror, but one of the most pressing has been about the nature of the […]