Based on true events, The Two Popes follows the meeting of Pope Benedict XVI (Anthony Hopkins) and the future Pope Francis (Jonathan Pryce), two men with wildly different interpretations of the Catholic faith and very separate ideas of how the church should adapt to the ever-changing modern world.
Read More We Just Watched… The Two Popes (2019)
A very action-packed episode this week, as we get some serious answers.
Read More Westworld ‘Les Écorchés’ Review
This weeks episode of Westworld see’s a train crash, a samurai duel, and a virtual VR version of the park. But that’s nothing compared to the episode’s closing shot… the return of Ford.
Read More Westworld ‘Phase Space’ Review
This is it, the finale of Westworld. The show has been one of the most interesting and exciting shows of 2016. No other show has captured the imagination of audience like this in a long time and the finale delivered on nearly everything the series had promised.
Read More Westworld Episode 10 – ‘The Bicameral Mind’ Review
Episode 9 of Westworld, ‘The Well-Tampered Clavier’ provides the answers to many of the theories fans have had since pretty much episode 1. Throw in some once again brilliant performances from the cast and top notch direction from industry veteran Michelle MacLaren, and you have one of the best hours of television of 2016.
Read More Westworld Episode 9 – ‘The Well-Tempered Clavier’ Review
“What’s the difference between my pain and yours?” Episode 8 of Westworld was once again a Nolan-esque exercise in how many questions can you answer while still remaining utterly confused. This isn’t a criticism of the show however, not since the early seasons of Lost have I been this invested in a show that leaves me completely baffled […]
Read More Westworld Episode 8 – ‘Trace Decay’ Review
Due to an unexpectedly busy week I’ve combined episode 6 and 7 into one review. Probably couldn’t have picked a worse week for it because these were some seriously good episodes. Episode 6 ‘The Adversary’ saw The Man in Black come face to face with a garrison of soldiers and episode 7 ‘Trompe L’Oeil’ saw possibly the biggest reveal of the show so far…
Read More Westworld Episode 6 – ‘The Adversary’ and Episode 7 – ‘Trompe L’Oeil’ Review
“Your mind is a walled garden, even death cannot touch the flowers blooming there.” Episode 5 of Westworld was possibly the biggest episode of the series so far, both in scope and for what it meant for the future of the show. This was the halfway point in the series and it definitely feels like […]
Read More Westworld Episode 5 – ‘Contrapasso’ Review
Westworld Episode 4 was another very strong episode of TV with great direction, writing, and some very good performances from Thandie Newton, Anthony Hopkins, and Ben Barnes.
Read More Westworld Episode 4 – ‘Dissonance Theory’ Review
Three episodes into Westworld we’re no closer to getting any real answers, but that’s not really a problem. The great performance, brilliant direction, and gripping narrative still make Westworld essential viewing.
Read More Westworld Episode 3 – ‘The Stray’ Review