Let’s Speculate: Supernatural Finale 15.20 “Carry On”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural Finale 15.20 “Carry On”

The Long Road Home:  the first hour of the final airing of Supernatural was a retrospective with brief clips of lines and bits of scenes from over the years interspersed with the cast and crew talking about different aspects of the show.  Each section was highlighted by a different title such as Baby, Resurrection, Last…

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.19 “Inherit the Earth”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.19 “Inherit the Earth”

THEN – Amara, shooting stars, Chuck is bent on destruction.  Jack explodes in the Empty.  Billie with her scythe.  With her book about how God ends.  People poofing away.  Cas’s smile and tear-filled eyes.   NOW – Kyoto, Japan – empty.  New York City – empty.  A playground – empty.  A swing.  A horse on springs. …

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.18 “Despair”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.18 “Despair”

THEN:  Sergei has a key to Death’s Library.  The Empty, dressed as Meg, tells them that Billie wants to take over.  The Empty attacks Cas.  Chuck and Amara hold hands, and Chuck absorbs his sister.  Dean tells Jack, “It’s time.”  Jack’s eyes glow with power.  Sam insists that Billie is playing them.  Dean pulls his…

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.17 “Unity”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.17 “Unity”

Then:  Dean is telling Sam that Jack’s supposed to kill God and the world is saved.  Chuck is seen destroying worlds, “clearing the board.”  Dean tells Amara, “We need your help.”  The Empty tells Cas, “I’m on Death’s side.”  Billie talks about Jack’s transformation.  Dean is driving and tells Sam that Jack is going to…

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.16 “Drag Me Away (From You)”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.16 “Drag Me Away (From You)”

THEN:  Mrs. Butters identifies the huge telescope in the bunker as an interdimensional geoscope and says it isn’t good when Dean says he can’t see anything through it.  Dean angrily says he’s nothing but a hamster in a wheel and it’s all Chuck’s fault.  Jack says that he’s supposed to kill God; Sam tells him…

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.15 “Gimme Shelter”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.15 “Gimme Shelter”

Billie says, “We’re playing a big game here.”  She tells the Winchesters, “This is your destiny. You are the messengers of God’s destruction.”   THEN:  Amara tells Dean she’s giving him a gift.  Mary appears in the dark woods.  Dean asks how Jack will destroy: will he go “full smite?”  They discuss how if the world…

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.14 “Last Holiday”

Let’s Speculate: Supernatural 15.14 “Last Holiday”

Here it is – after fifteen years.  The beginning of the end.  First, we see Cuthbert St. Claire, the disgraced Man of Letters in his magical lair.  The Men of Letters are referenced as is Abaddon attacking them.  The words THEN appear, and we see Billie with her scythe:  “Hello, boys.”  God is extinguishing galaxies. …

Supernatural and Watership Down: Classic Heroes from Hunters to Hares

Supernatural and Watership Down: Classic Heroes from Hunters to Hares

Supernatural has resonated with many people because of the timelessness of many of its themes like brotherly love, sacrifice, and courage against unbeatable odds.  Recently, I was thinking about one of my favorite books, Watership Down by Richard Adams, and I was shocked to discover that there were several similarities between the book and the show.  Contrary to what…

Supernatural’s Top Ten Musical Moments – Emberlast’s Choices

Choosing your top songs from Supernatural is a challenging idea simply because there have been so many through the years.  In her recent article, Karen said she picked the first ten musical moments that came to her, so I pretty much tried to do the same:  which songs and which scenes came to my mind…