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Deadly Class Finale “Sink With California” Long on Fights and Short on Answers

Well, that was probably the bleakest finale I’ve seen in a long time. I have to admit my standard for finales is high for quality but, honestly, you don’t have to tick a LOT of boxes for it to be passably satisfying. Primarily, it kind of needs to bring something […]

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On Deadly Class, Survival Depends on “Kids of the Black Hole”

We’ve been waiting so long for the final showdown with F-Face that I felt a bit cheated here, being left at the doorstep of that battle. The overwhelming theme of the episode was one of choice and consequence. Marcus, Master Lin, Saya, and Willie all make hard decisions which lead […]

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Deadly Class Raises the Stakes as “The Clampdown” Starts

Much of the beauty of the writing of Deadly Class is in the innovative use of old tropes. They’ve done the Roadtrip, the House Party, and whatever you want to call the Breakfast Club detention one. Each time, there’s been a little (or not so little twist) on the trope. […]

The Penguin is Falcone’s Snitch, Gotham “Penguin’s Umbrella”
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The Penguin is Falcone’s Snitch, Gotham “Penguin’s Umbrella”

I’m gaining an entirely new appreciation for The Penguin. He was mostly gross in Batman Returns and he certainly wasn’t as clever or intelligent as this version of the iconic villain. I’ve said it before, although it bears repeating: This incarnation of The Penguin is my favorite so far. But […]

Gotham “Spirit of the Goat”
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Gotham “Spirit of the Goat”

In the Bible, God inflicted ten plagues onto Egypt for refusing to release the Israelites from slavery, the last of which was killing the first-born son in every household. With Gotham being the evil and corrupt city that it is, a similar calamity is cast on the dark city with […]

Gotham Preview: “Spirit of the Goat” [VIDEO and PHOTOS]
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Gotham Preview: “Spirit of the Goat” [VIDEO and PHOTOS]

Warning: Spoilers Ahead When a killer begins targeting the first-born of Gotham’s elite, Bullock is forced to confront traumatic memories from a nearly identical case he worked in the past.

Gotham “Viper”
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Gotham “Viper”

A tweaker walks into a convenience store, gulps down as much milk as he can hold and after beating up the manager who is twice his size, pulls the ATM machine out of the wall with his bare hands. Let me repeat that last part — with his bare freaking […]

Gotham Preview: “Viper” [VIDEO and PHOTOS]
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Gotham Preview: “Viper” [VIDEO and PHOTOS]

 Warning: Spoilers Ahead Things may have been looking up for Oswald Cobblepot, but he should have known that his sordid past would eventually come back to haunt him. In Monday’s episode, he continues to move up the ranks with Maroni but this is all threatened when Maroni learns that he […]

The Following “Guilt”
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The Following “Guilt”

Every time I think I know where this show is going, they prove me wrong and I love it! This episode of The Following gave us lots of catch-uppy goodness and character development on multiple fronts.