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Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Walking Dead “Something They Need”

The episode prior to the season finale is typically a fast paced one with lots of action and the occasional death or two of a significant character.  Something They Need was more of a table setting episode.   I can only expect that the finale will finally be the start of the war between the Saviors Read More…

Movie Review: Kong Skull Island

Kong Skull Island is an unapologetic action adventure movie that brings King Kong back to his roots in his primitive, shrouded, hard to reach home somewhere in the South Atlantic.  The movie starts during World War 2 with an American and a Japanese soldier fighting to the death in Skull Island, but most of the Read More…

The Walking Dead: The Other Side

The Other Side was a bit of a slow episode.  I imagine this will be the calm before the storm of the last two episodes of the season, which I would imagine will have some more explosiveness.  I’m willing to sit through an episode like this one, but there had better be a pay off.  Read More…

The Walking Dead: Bury Me Here

After the last few episodes, which have been pretty enjoyable, I thought the show had finally turned the corner after some pretty lousy episodes in the first half of season 7.  Then they threw in another clunker in Bury Me Here.  I have never particularly liked Morgan, but his character reached new levels of awfulness.  Read More…

The Walking Dead: Say Yes

Say Yes was all about hijinx on the road with Rick and Michonne.  It was like a college road trip, except they were trying to gather weapons and had to kill a score of zombies in the process.  And then there was Rosita and her follies.  Let’s break it down.   Rick and Michonne   Read More…

The Walking Dead: Hostiles and Calamities

Hostiles and Calamities focused entirely in Camp Negan with the arrival of Eugene and the aftermath of Daryl’s escape.  This episode had some good and some bad, so without further ado, it is time to break it down.   Dwight The show is trying to make Dwight into this sympathetic figure, but I don’t buy Read More…