“Sometimes we have to kill them. I know that. But sometimes we don’t.”
Has The Walking Dead gone too far? It’s always been a show that’s gone to some very dark places, but last night’s ep was probably the darkest of all; so unremittingly grim and bleak in its worldview, and showing us possibly the nastiest conceivable consequences of the post-apocalypse world. It was not easy viewing.
Continue reading “The Walking Dead: Season 4, Episode 14–The Grove”
“You were wrong. I’m still here.”
Hello again, faithful readers (all several of you)! As usual this time of year, my reviews have been delayed by a sojourn to sunny Los Angeles, and the Gallifrey One Doctor Who convention. Consequently, I’ve missed covering two eps of The Walking Dead since it returned from its mid-season break, so I figured I’d do them both in one bumper post – with this week’s to follow tomorrow – jetlag permitting!
Continue reading “The Walking Dead: Season 4, Episodes 9 & 10 – After / Inmates”
“We all change. We all don’t get to be the same way we started.”
A more somber than usual episode of The Walking Dead this week, but not because of the usual bleak apocalyptic scenario. This week’s script, by new comer Matthew Negrete, was a more intimate affair than usual, focusing on the show’s characters; delving deeper into the ones we know, and establishing depth for the new characters too.
Continue reading “The Walking Dead: Season 4, Episode 4–Indifference”