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Blindspot 2017: Through A Glass Darkly (1961)
Recently released from a mental hospital; Karin rejoins her emotionally disconnected family and their island home, only to slip from reality as she begins to believe she is being visited by God. (source) There was a time a couple of years ago when my husband and I watched so many Ingmar Bergman films that we […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 10: “The Winds of Winter”
It’s the final episode! And what an episode. With a season that’s been filled with numerous highs and more than a few lows, I wonder how they’ll be able to cap it all off? Spoiler warning: This recap is filled entirely with spoilers. Definitely watch the episode before reading!
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 9: “Battle of the Bastards”
What an episode. I’m going to get right into it. Spoiler warning: This post is filled to the brim with spoilers. Please watch the episode before reading this post!
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 8: “No One”
Episode eight! We’re closer to the finale, and the usually epic episode nine, than ever. Things seem to be both setting up, and winding down in time for what is no doubt going to be a particularly exciting final two episodes. I wonder what the fates of our favourite characters will be? Warning: Filled to […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 7: “The Broken Man”
“The Broken Man” marks the seventh episode of ten in season six of Game of Thrones. We have but three episodes left to go. This is the part of the season where there needs to be little to no drag in certain storylines; where we need to see a forward trajectory in order for the […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 6: “Blood of My Blood”
After the heartbreak of last episode, I’m intrigued to see whether season six of Game of Thrones is able to keep up the momentum of the recent pattern of great episodes. This season has been a pretty strong one so far, with some highly memorable moments and some actual plot progression for our favourite characters. […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 5: “The Door”
It is quite possible that the ending of this one episode was just as devastating as the ending to season five as a whole. Episode five of season six of Game of Thrones is entitled “The Door” – and when one realises why exactly it’s named “The Door”, I can guarantee you that the tears […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 4: “Book of the Stranger”
Normally it’s around episode four that all the disparate plot points of a Game of Thrones season begin to pick up their momentum; goals are identified, strategies are put into place, and we start to see an endgame that will no doubt be ruined by someone getting their head chopped. I’m pleased to announce that […]
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 3: “Oathbreaker”
This episode contained a lot of interesting things for book readers who want a bit of closure, and also for show watchers who just want to know what happens with their favourites already. Spoiler warning: Spoilers everywhere! Please watch the episode before reading this recap.
Game of Thrones – Season 6 Episode 2: “Home”
Welcome to the episode where the thing happens that everyone knew would happen at some point but actually happened this time! Warning: spoilers everywhere. Please watch the episode before reading!