Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger – Season 1 Episode 5

Cloak & Dagger

“Princeton Offense” Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger continues to further the individual character stories while starting to show how different elements are connected. A large part of this show is the connection between Tandy and Tyrone. It started when they were children and is only now affecting their lives in a big way. This episode starts…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 8

The 100

“How We Get to Peace” The 100 continues the march towards inevitable War as some of the characters work to find a more peaceful solution that will benefit as many people as possible. One thing has certainly been made clear this season; Octavia is ready for War and nothing is going to dissuade her from…

Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger – Season 1 Episode 4

Cloak & Dagger

“Call/Response” Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger brings its leads together to discuss their connection and try to make sense out of the strange things that have been happening. I have praised this show in my prior reviews for concentrating on developing Tandy and Tyrone independently of each other so that the show has a strong foundation…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 7

The 100

“Acceptable Losses” The 100 ramps up the tension between the various factions and asks difficult moral questions that don’t have easy answers. One of the main through lines of this season is that Octavia is becoming inhumanly ruthless. She has lost all concept of empathy and rules her people with an iron fist. Her inability…

Supergirl – Season 3 Episode 23

Supergirl

“Battles Lost and Won” Supergirl ends its third season by wrapping up the Reign plot and looking ahead to what the show will cover next season. The past few episodes have been problematic to say the least with a focus on story over character making it difficult to emotionally invest in anything that was going…

Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger – Season 1 Episode 3

Cloak & Dagger

“Stained Glass” Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger continues to develop Tandy and Tyrone separately while finding creative ways to make use of the unique connection that exists between them. The first three episodes of this show have proven that it’s very ambitious. Keeping the two lead characters apart for the majority of these episodes proves that…

Supergirl – Season 3 Episode 22

Supergirl

“Make it Reign” Supergirl gears up for the season finale by starting to pay off the established arcs that have developed over the course of the season. This season has been a bit of an enigma in that so much has happened while so little has happened. I refer to life changing events in the…

Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger – Season 1 Episodes 1 & 2

Cloak & Dagger

“First Light” and “Suicide Sprints” The Marvel Cinematic Universe expands further with Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger; a new TV series focusing on two super powered teens who are connected in ways neither of them understand. The expansion of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is undeniably impressive. It’s a franchise that shows no signs of stopping with…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 6

The 100

“Exit Wounds” The 100 continues to build on the established tension within Wonkru as the threat of Charmaine and the prisoners promises to escalate. Time jumps are a tricky business because they can end up feeling pointless as they so often take the form of a gimmick that amounts to a brief shake-up in the…