Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.10 – "Mhysa"

Stannis (Stephen Dillane) and Melisandre (Carice van Houton)                                                           HBO Much like cable dramas past and present, Game of Thrones presents its penultimate episode of each season as […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.09 – "The Rains of Castamere"

Robb (Richard Madden) & Catelyn Stark (Michelle Fairley)                                                                      HBO      “If you think this has a happy ending, you haven’t […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.08 – "Second Sons"

Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) weds Sansa (Sophie Turner)                                                                         HBO      One of the biggest problems facing Game of Thrones has […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.07 – "The Bear and the Maiden Fair"

HBO      “The Bear and the Maiden Fair” is another episode features such a high number of storylines that its focus is very scattershot.  Covering nine separate storylines, this episode serves as a transition point from where the characters were to where the characters need to be.  Despite a relative lack of action, many […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.06 – "The Climb"

HBO      The title of this episode could very well be an alternate title for the show itself.  “The Climb” represents so many of the series’ conflicts, with each character trying to climb their way to the Iron Throne, climb to prove that they can, climb to tear each other down, or simply climb […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.05 – "Kissed by Fire"

HBO      After 24 intricately constructed episodes, “Kissed by Fire” may be Game of Thrones’ best edited episode yet.  With significant advancements in plot from each storyline, this felt like a real turning point in the series, allowing it to move forward to the second half of the season.  Many things are revealed in this episode, […]

Game of Thrones – Episode 3.04 – "And Now His Watch Is Ended"

courtesy of HBO  Let’s face it, there’s no other shot in “And Now His Watch Is Ended” that compares to the one pictured above.  It is an epic summation of the true power of “Daenerys Stormborn of House Targaryen”, as she proudly states at the end of the episode.  After two and a half seasons […]