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 4 Episode 13

“Praimfaya” The 100 closes off season 4 with the arrival of the Death Wave and a race against time to make it into space before it’s too late. Last week ended with the last ditch plan to escape into space and live on what’s left on the Ark. To make this happen, Raven needs to…

The 100 – Season 4 Episode 12

“The Chosen” The 100 prepares for the finale by dealing with the difficult problem of choosing who gets to survive and who is left to die when time runs out. Everyone wants to survive but not everyone can. The main issue can’t be simplified any more than that. It’s very simple to understand but very…

The 100 – Season 4 Episode 11

“The Other Side” The 100 deals with Clarke and Jaha’s decision to deprive the other Clans access to the bunker as Raven tries to find a way to live. I had mixed feelings about the ending to last week’s episode and I suspect that was exactly the point. The choice made by Clarke and Jaha…