The 100 – Season 6 Episode 7

“Nevermind” The 100 takes a trip inside Clarke’s mind and has her battle against Josephine for dominance of her own body. An episode like this was inevitable from the moment Josephine woke up in Clarke’s body. It’s common for science fiction shows to have an episode that takes place within the mind of a character….

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 6

“Memento Mori” The 100 continues to debate the morality surrounding resurrection as Josephine works to achieve her goal of continuing to live on in different bodies. It cannot be overstated just how good Eliza Taylor is as an actor. There are plenty of examples of this throughout the run of the show but this episode…

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 5

“The Gospel of Josephine” The 100 continues to develop Sanctum by exploring the aftermath of the Naming Day celebrations through Josephine newly resurrected in Clarke’s body. Resurrection is an idea that a lot of science fiction comes to explore in one way or another eventually. The City of Light was a version of that idea…

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 4

“The Face Behind the Glass” The 100 features a celebration and continues to develop the culture that has evolved on Sanctum while introducing various complications. There is literally a lot of ground to cover in this new season of The 100. Sanctum is a whole new world of possibilities, mysteries and compelling characters that the writers can…

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 3

“The Children of Gabriel” The 100 continues to build the background and mythology of Sanctum by introducing characters native to that planet and exploring how they relate to the new arrivals. At some point someone will have to come up with a collective noun for the characters of this so so that they can differentiated…

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 2

“Red Sun Rising” The 100 channels a horror movie as the new surroundings test the landing party’s sanity while the history of Sanctum starts to be revealed. As viewers we have the benefit of perspectives that the characters don’t. The episode opens with the early days of colonisation on the planet that will become known…

The 100 – Season 6 Episode 1

“Sanctum” The 100 begins a new season with a whole new world to explore as well as the handicap of existing baggage being brought along with the characters. Last season ended on an unexpected note with Clarke and Bellamy revived after being in suspended animation for over a century to find themselves in orbit of…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 13

“Damocles Part 2” The 100 closes out its fifth season with the resolution to the conflict between Wonkru and the prisoners while setting the stage for next season. This season has had a very limited narrative focus when compared to previous seasons. Octavia has been the central character and the season has been building to…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 12

“Damocles Part 1” The 100 begins to wrap up its fifth season with the Wonkru attack on Shallow Valley led by Octavia and some pays off some of the animosity that has been building all season. Octavia has undoubtedly been the focus of this season with the plot moving forward because of decisions she makes…

The 100 – Season 5 Episode 11

“The Dark Year” The 100 reveals what happened during the often mentioned “Dark Year” as the various factions prepare for the inevitable War that looms on the horizon. Last week may have ended with Octavia leading the march to violently take Shallow Valley but it’s a journey that takes days on foot so this leaves…