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On Star Trek: Discovery, You Really Can't Go Home Again

This week, Star Trek: Discovery reunited the disparate halves of its cast for an emotional chance to take stock of their unprecedented situation. The crew has arrived in the future and is headed to the ancestral home of the Federation—but as we so often learn when we return to our roots, they come to the stark…Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Streaming, Cbs, Cbs All Access, TV Recap, Star Trek Discovery, Star Trek Discovery Recaps


Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Episode 3 Recap: Alaska

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Episode 3 Recap: Alaska In episode 6.03 of Fear the Walking Dead titled “Alaska,” Al and Dwight go rogue on a recon mission for Virginia to follow a lead thought lost, but Al must choose between what she has now and what she’s chasing. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCook...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Virginia, Alaska, TV News, Recap, Sherry, Dwight, TV Recap, Morgan, Fear The Walking Dead, Lee, Daniel, Rachel, Al


The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 4 Recap: The Wrong End of a Telescope

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 4 Recap: The Wrong End of a Telescope In the fourth episode of The Walking Dead: World Beyond titled “The Wrong End of a Telescope,” the group seeks shelter from a storm inside an abandoned high school; while re-supplying, they imagine what high school life was once like and encounter new threats both living and dead. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = ...
Tags: TV, Hope, Movies, Horror, Portland, TV News, Leo, Recap, Iris, Elton, TV Recap, FELIX, Kari, Silas, Leo Bennett, Huck


On Star Trek: Discovery, Ideals and Hope Are All We Have Left

If last week’s Discovery premiere was about Michael Burnham learning to share the hope on her shoulders with the people around her, season three’s sophomore episode is much the same for the crew of the Discovery itself. But there’s an inherent difference that plays a huge part in “Far From Home”—the crew already has…Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Streaming, Cbs, Cbs All Access, Michelle Yeoh, TV Recap, Doug Jones, Star Trek Discovery, Sonequa Martin Green, Mary Wiseman, Michael Burnham, Star Trek Discovery Recaps


The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 3 Recap: The Tyger and the Lamb

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 3 Recap: The Tyger and the Lamb In the third episode of The Walking Dead: World Beyond titled “The Tyger and the Lamb,” burdened by their pasts, members of the group adopt opposing strategies for dealing with a massive obstacle while pressure is put on the group to return home. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptSt...
Tags: TV, New York, Hope, Movies, Horror, University, TV News, Omaha, Leo, Barca, Recap, Iris, Elton, TV Recap, Elizabeth, FELIX


Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Episode 2 Recap: Welcome to the Club

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Episode 2 Recap: Welcome to the Club In the second episode of Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 titled “Welcome to the Club,” Virginia forces Alicia and Strand to clear an unusual walker threat, where an encounter with a new ally gives Strand an idea that could be the key to their freedom. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptS...
Tags: TV, Movies, Virginia, TV News, MRAP, Recap, Marcus, TV Recap, Morgan, Fear The Walking Dead, Daniel, Hill, Lawton, Christopher, Charlie, Dakota


Lovecraft Country's Season Finale Went There and Back Again With Diminishing Returns

Rather early into its debut season, HBO’s Lovecraft Country did away with an entire gaggle of white supremacist wizards who sought to use their magic to terrorize non-white people. It was a fantastic sight to behold that established what sort of dangers the show’s heroes were up against, but it also set a baseline for…Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Racism, TV Recap, Abbey Lee, Matt Ruff, Jamie Chung, Aunjanue Ellis, Lovecraft Country, Jurnee Smollett, Misha Green, Jonathan Majors, Wunmi Mosaku, Lovecraft Country Recaps, Jada Harris


Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 10 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 10 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, Tic, Montrose, and Leti went to 1921 Tulsa to bring back the Book of Names. In Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 10, Tic and Leti learned what Hannah planned for the Book of Names and worked to stop Christina. Lifting the Curse The Freemans and Leti returned to the house with the Book of Names. Atticus said the incantation to unbind the book, and he and Leti fell to the ground to enter another ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Horror, TV News, Diana, Ruby, Recap, Montrose, TV Recap, Dora, Tulsa, Christina, Atticus, Hattie, HANNAH


The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 7, Episode 8 & Episode 9

The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 7, Episode 8, and Episode 9 In the previous episodes of Netflix’s The Haunting of Bly Manor, Dani learned that children were talking to the ghosts of Rebecca and Peter. In The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 7, Peter and Rebecca executed their plans for the children, in The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 8, we learned why ghosts are created at Bly, and in The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 9, the storyteller’s identity was revealed. The Two Faces, Part Two Pet...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Rebecca, Netflix, Paris, TV News, Recap, Jamie, TV Recap, Miles, Peter, Henry, Arthur, Owen, Dani


Star Trek: Discovery Boldly Returns to Remind Us of the Burden of Hope

When the crew of the U.S.S. Discovery chose to sacrifice their livelihoods in the 23rd century by catapulting themselves into the 32nd, they did so on the promise that they would themselves be hope: hope that a future would be there for them to arrive in the first place. But as Discovery returns for season three, it…Read more...
Tags: Science, Cats, Star Trek, Streaming, Cbs, Cbs All Access, TV Recap, Star Trek Discovery, Sonequa Martin Green, Star Trek Discovery Recaps, David Ajala


The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 4, Episode 5 & Episode 6 Recap

The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 4, Episode 5, & Episode 6 Recap In the previous episodes of Netflix’s The Haunting of Bly Manor, Dani began her position at Bly Manor as the new governess to Flora and Miles Wingrave. In The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 4, we learned what drove Dani to London, in The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 5, Mrs. Grose didn’t realize the truth, and in The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 6, Sir Henry struggled with his guilt as Flora got lost in her memories. The Way ...
Tags: TV, London, Movies, Horror, India, Rebecca, Netflix, Paris, TV News, Sam, Recap, Charlotte, Jamie, TV Recap, Miles, Peter


Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Premiere Recap: The End Is the Beginning

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Fear the Walking Dead Season 6 Premiere Recap: The End Is the Beginning In Season 6 of Fear the Walking Dead, the group struggles to survive apart from one another while trying to hold onto who they are and what they once believed in. In the premiere, “The End Is the Beginning,” a stranger helps Morgan outrun a bounty hunter. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Virginia, Marine, TV News, Recap, Walter, TV Recap, Morgan, Fear The Walking Dead, Rachel, Rufus, Isaac, Ginny, Emile


The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 2 Recap: The Blaze of Gory

The Walking Dead: World Beyond Episode 2 Recap: The Blaze of Gory In the second episode of The Walking Dead: World Beyond, the group adjusts to the reality of life beyond their community’s walls. Iris attempts to take charge, in spite of Hope’s reservations, while Felix and Huck trail the teens and Felix is forced to confront unwanted memories. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[...
Tags: TV, Hope, Movies, Horror, TV News, Leo, Recap, Iris, Elton, TV Recap, FELIX, Silas, Huck, ComingSoon, The Walking Dead: World Beyond, Sky Fell


The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 1, Episode 2 & Episode 3 Recap

The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 1, Episode 2, and Episode 3 Recap Netflix’s The Haunting of Bly Manor is the next entry in their horror anthology. The series is a loose adaptation set in 1980’s Essex of The Turn of the Screw by Henry James and follows an American governess, Dani Clayton, after she is hired to take care of two young, orphaned children whose previous au pair killed herself. The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 1 introduced Dani to the Bly Manor household, The Haunting of Bly Ma...
Tags: TV, London, Movies, Horror, Netflix, TV News, Essex, Recap, Henry James, Jamie, TV Recap, Northern California, Miles, Peter, Henry, Owen


Lovecraft Country Tried to Save Itself By Getting Timey-Wimey, But It Didn't Work

After spending quite a few episodes giving each member of its cast almost too many motivations that were beginning to make it seem as if Lovecraft Country was setting itself up for storytelling derailment, “Rewind 1921” enters the stage to confirm that yes, the series is trying to do entirely too much.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Horror, Racism, Terrorism, Time Travel, TV Recap, Tulsa, Abbey Lee, Michael K Williams, Matt Ruff, Aunjanue Ellis, Jurnee Smollett Bell, Lovecraft Country, Misha Green, Jonathan Majors


Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 9 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 9 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, Captain Lancaster cursed Diana, and it caught up to her. In Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 9, Christina buys some time, and Hippolyta returns with a plan. Rewind and Reset Ruby brought Christina to see Dee. She concluded the curse came from both Titus’ and Horatio’s pages. Only Captain Lancaster could remove the curse, but they had witnessed him getting blown up. Christina would help reset th...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, TV News, Diana, Recap, Montrose, TV Recap, Thomas, Dora, George, Tulsa, Christina, Lancaster, Atticus, George Freeman


The Boys Season 2 Episode 8 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Boys Season 2 Episode 8 Recap In the previous episode of Amazon’s The Boys, heads started exploding before Vogelbaum’s testimony before Congress, and Homelander and Stormfront took Ryan. In the season finale, The Boys Season 2 Episode 8, Butcher struck a deal with Stan Edgar, and A-Train found Annie and Hughie. “Swear on Lenny’s Soul” Becca risked her life to escape the Vought compound and found her way to The Boys’ hideout under the pawn shop. Butcher promised to g...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Congress, Church, TV News, Nazi, Annie, Recap, Alastair, TV Recap, Ryan, Congressional, Edgar, Lenny, Becca


The Walking Dead: World Beyond Series Premiere Recap: Brave

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Walking Dead: World Beyond Series Premiere Recap: Brave In the series premiere of the new Walking Dead spinoff, Iris welcomes an enigmatic ally to their community while Hope questions the visitor’s motives. A message upends the sisters’ worldview, forcing them to decide between the safety of their home and the uncertainty of the world beyond. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAuto...
Tags: TV, Hope, Movies, Horror, Amc, TV News, Omaha, Leo, Recap, Will, Iris, Elton, TV Recap, Elizabeth, FELIX, Silas


The Walking Dead Season 10 Finale Recap: A Certain Doom

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Walking Dead Season 10 Finale Recap: A Certain Doom In The Walking Dead season 10 finale, “A Certain Doom,” Beta engages the final battle of the Whisperer War. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().a...
Tags: TV, Movies, The Walking Dead, Horror, Kingdom, Amc, Aiden, House, TV News, Maggie, Recap, Carol, TV Recap, Michonne, Eugene, Aaron


Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 8 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 8 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, Atticus witnessed Hippolyta going through a portal, and the cops found one of Dee’s comics at the observatory. In Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 8, the South Side mourned the gruesome murder of Dee’s friend, Bobo. Cursed The wake for Dee’s friend, Emmett “Bobo” Till, was on the hottest day of the year and attracted a huge crowd. Dee disappeared while in line to go in, and Atticus, Ruby, Leti,...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Horror, Chicago, Korea, TV News, William, Ruby, Recap, Montrose, TV Recap, Tom, Christina, Dee, South Side


The Boys Season 2 Episode 7 Recap

The Boys Season 2 Episode 7 Recap In the previous episode of Amazon’s The Boys, Stormfront revealed to Homelander that Vought’s true mission was white supremacy, and the Boys retrieved Lamplighter to help take down Vought. In The Boys Season 2 Episode 7, Victoria Neuman met with Lamplighter to testify before Congress, and Homelander brought Stormfront to meet Ryan. “Do It in Front of My Statue” Mallory arranged for Neuman to meet with Lamplighter. After she left, Butcher left Hughie to wat...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Congress, TV News, Archer, Annie, Sam, Recap, Eagle, Alastair, Judy, TV Recap, Elena, Ryan, Ashley


The Walking Dead Semi-Finale Threw Out the Old to Make Way for the New (Craziness)

When we last saw The Walking Dead, our survivors were holed up in an assortment of buildings surrounded by the insane Beta, his remaining Whisperer minions, and approximately four kazillion zombies. How can Daryl, Carol, Judith, and the others survive such an overwhelming onslaught? I’ll give you a two-word hint:…Read more...
Tags: Science, The Walking Dead, Melissa Mcbride, Norman Reedus, Amc, Zombies, TV Recap, Lauren Cohan, Greg Nicotero, Walkingdeadrecap, Briana Venskus, Daryl Carol Judith


Lovecraft Country Has Given Up Cohesive Storytelling in Favor of Something More Dramatic

What little hope there was for Lovecraft Country’s first season trying to tell a single, cohesive story went completely out the window this week with “I Am,” a statement episode that gave Aunjanue Ellis’ Hippolyta Freeman everything she’d ever dreamed of...just to ask her to give it all up.Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, TV Recap, Matt Ruff, Aunjanue Ellis, Lovecraft Country, Josephine Baker, HP Lovecraft, Jurnee Smollett, Jonathan Majors, Wunmi Mosaku, Lovecraft Country Recaps, Hippolyta Freeman


The Boys Season 2 Episode 6 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Boys Season 2 Episode 6 Recap In the previous episode of Amazon’s The Boys, Annie broke into Stormfront’s trailer, and Homelander and Stormfront started an affair. In The Boys Season 2 Episode 6, Annie’s lead brought The Boys to Sage Grove Center, and Homelander confronted Stormfront when she left the set during shooting. Sage Grove Center Annie got Frenchie to remove her tracking chip. She gave them a lead from Stormfront’s emails: Sage Grove Center. Frenchie, Kimi...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Germany, TV News, Annie, Recap, Jay, TV Recap, Elena, Stormfront, Mallory, Frenchie, Maeve, ComingSoon, Hughie


Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 7 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 7 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, we saw what happened with Tic and Ji-Ah during his time in the Korean War. In Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 7, Hippolyta followed a clue from Hiram’s orrery, and Ruby and Leti reconciled. Axes When Hippolyta and Dee went to Ardham, they found the wreckage and George’s burned travel comic. When she got back, she obsessed over getting the orrery to work. Hippolyta figured out that the planets ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Paris, TV News, Kansas, Ruby, St Louis, Recap, Montrose, TV Recap, Ji, George, Tulsa, Christina, Dee


Lovecraft Country Season 2 Episode 6 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 2 Episode 6 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, Atticus called Ji-Ah after translating Titus’ pages. Lovecraft Country Season 2 Episode 6 showed us the truth about Ji-Ah and her relationship with Atticus during the Korean War. Kumiho Ji-Ah lived with her mother, Soon Hee. She trained to be a nurse prior to U.S. involvement in the Korean War, but all her mother wanted her to focus on was bringing home men. Ji-Ah loved Judy Garland and watching ...
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Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 6 Recap

Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 6 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country, Atticus called Ji-Ah after translating Titus’ pages. Lovecraft Country Season 1 Episode 6 showed us the truth about Ji-Ah and her relationship with Atticus during the Korean War. Kumiho Ji-Ah lived with her mother, Soon Hee. She trained to be a nurse prior to U.S. involvement in the Korean War, but all her mother wanted her to focus on was bringing home men. Ji-Ah loved Judy Garland and watching ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Horror, TV News, Recap, TV Recap, Judy Garland, Ji, Atticus, Hee, ComingSoon, Lovecraft Country, Lovecraft Country Season, Ji Ah, Kumiho Ji Ah


Lovecraft Country Expanded Its Mythos With a Carnal Story about War

The degree to which HBO’s Lovecraft Country has already branched off from the novel its based on might give you the sense that at this point, with half the season over, the story might slow down on the worldbuilding to begin fully weaving its core character’s arcs together in the buildup to its finale. But the first…Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, War, Mythology, Korea, TV Recap, Korean War, Jamie Chung, Lovecraft Country, Misha Green, Body Horror, Jonathan Majors, Eves Bayou, Cindy Chang, Lovecraft Country Recaps


The Boys Season 2 Episode 5 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Boys Season 2 Episode 5 Recap In the previous episode of Amazon’s The Boys, Hughie, M.M., and Annie learned that Stormfront was Liberty, and Becca refused to leave with Butcher. In The Boys Season 2 Episode 5, Butcher headed to his aunt’s house after a phone call with Hughie, and the Seven filmed a movie. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlon...
Tags: Amazon, TV, New York, Movies, TV News, Annie, Recap, Billy, Judy, TV Recap, Katie Couric, Elena, Ashley, Edgar, Cassandra, Lenny


Lovecraft Country Stepped Up Its Game by Going Full Body Horror

By framing H.P. Lovecraft’s own white supremacist beliefs as the ultimate horror plaguing its heroes, Lovecraft Country’s given itself a way of focusing on scares that are more cerebral and emotional than the vicious, tentacled monsters the author popularized in his stories. But with “Strange Case,” the show spends…Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Race, Racism, TV Recap, Abbey Lee, Lovecraft, Matt Ruff, Colorism, Lovecraft Country, HP Lovecraft, Sibongile Mlambo, Wunmi Mosaku, Lovecraft Country Recaps