The second episode of The Passage trades in the high-stakes action scenes from the premiere for quieter character-building ones. With the world of The Passage established and the deleterious agenda of Project NOAH revealed, The Passage takes the time to slow things down and establish characterization for its main characters by showing what choices from their pasts have lead them to where they are in the present. Continue reading … Continue reading The Passage: 3 heartbreaking moments from the Fox series
On this week’s episode of The Resident aptly titled “Operator Error”, Chastain reels from the death of one of their own and QuoVadis makes a move to oust one of the best doctors to protect their brand name. The Raptor’s career is on the line after Bradley dies on the surgical table. (On another note, I really wish FOX hadn’t spoiled his death in the promo … Continue reading The Resident recap: A potential operator error threatens a surgeon’s career
With the Inner Circle and the Purifiers on the rise, and the nation more divided than ever, the dream of the X-Men is on the verge of failure. In attempts to revive the Mutant Underground, Evangeline proposes a country-wide meeting. Meanwhile, Lauren and Andy continue to disagree in their dreams and the Frost Sisters attempt to intervene. Caitlin makes the risky suggestion of connecting with … Continue reading The Gifted – hoMe – Review: This is a Losing Battle
The Passage is a series that fans of The Last of Us (which is currently stuck in film development hell) might find enjoyable because the main characters’ relationship is very similar to the one that Joel and Ellie share. The Passage deals with an impending flu epidemic that is set to hit the United States. In order to prepare for it, a clandestine organization known as … Continue reading Fans of The Last of Us should check out FOX’s new series The Passage
In the midseason premiere of The Resident, three characters’ fates are decided, and the consequences of each are shocking enough to prove this show still has plenty of curveballs up its sleeve. Finally, The Resident, my favorite crazy medical thriller, is back in action! This week we see the effect of Lane’s (Melina Kanakaredes) manipulation on Doctor Bell (Bruce Greenwood) and no one is happy about her getting … Continue reading The Resident makes its midseason return: Who lived and who died?
FOX is attempting its own shot at the vampire genre tied up with the elements of a medical thriller in its new series The Passage. From the first episode alone, I’m impressed. For starters, the pilot episode does not feel like a pilot episode at all. Gone is the clunkiness and awkward adjustment period that often plague the beginning of new dramas, and in its place … Continue reading The Passage – Pilot – Advance Preview: The Beginning of the End
We begin with Andreas von Strucker in 1985, New Orleans. He visits an antique shop to check on music box he was having fixed and swiftly murders the shopkeeper after he tries to goad Andreas into selling it – but also to keep the secret. Present day, that same music box is playing quietly on Lauren’s bed as she studies the history of her lineage … Continue reading The Gifted – meMento – Review: Reconciliation