Confession: I was happy that Castle was back from its break. I wasnâ€™t too sure about another period episode, especially since “The Blue Butterfly” was one of my favorites. I shouldnâ€™t have been so skeptical. The episode was pulled off well and it comes in at a close tie to “The Blue Butterfly” for me.
The episode brought plenty of Monday Night Fever thatâ€™s for sure!
What I Loved:
Martha wanting to help with the flower arrangements for Castle & Beckettâ€™s wedding. The whole conversation was classic Martha. Too funny! I also liked that she helped transform the precinct into the 70s and her hiring actors and creating scripts was perfect.
Ryan & Esposito taking on the characters of Snooki and Ray. I thought it was funny and at the same time well done. I am not sure who was more of a scene stealer, Seamus or Jon, but they both did a great job. It is hard to say if one was better than the other, so I might just have to settle for a tie in the scene stealing department.
Captain Castle. Beckettâ€™s reaction was priceless. I loved how she was annoyed that Castle was getting the attention and she had to take a back seat so to speak. Probably my favorite part of the whole episode.
Alexis. I was happy to see Alexis have a part in the episode. Castleâ€™s reaction to her 70s outfit was perfect. I also loved her dress at the end.
I didnâ€™t find anything that I didnâ€™t like in the episode. It was well done and a great story. I am sure everyone had a blast making the episode.
Lastly, I have to give props to the costume department and Luke Riechle for creating the ’70s look for the cast. Nicely done! I think Stana, Nathan and Tamala had the best outfits, although everyone pulled off the look nicely.
I canâ€™t forget the set designers and Alfred Sole either. The transformation of the precinct to the 70s was great. I also liked the Glitterati club and the look that the design crew gave it. Props to them for the great work!
I canâ€™t wait to see what is in store for the last three episodes of the season. Canâ€™t believe we are this close to the end of season six.
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