Rearview Review:  Supernatural 10.18 “Book of the Damned”

Rearview Review: Supernatural 10.18 “Book of the Damned”

“Book of the Damned” 10.18Writer: Robbie ThompsonDirector: P.J. PesceAir Date: April 15, 2015 By WEDNESDAY THEME We must be ruthless to attain our desires. PLOT & CHARACTERS UNHAND IT A black ninja figure hurries into a smoky alley. Two men pursue. The ninja pulls her hood off. It’s Charlie! One of the thugs takes out…

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.17 “Inside Man”

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.17 “Inside Man”

“Inside Man”10.17Writer: Andrew DabbDirector: Rashaad Ernesto GreenAir Date: April 1, 2015 BY WEDNESDAY THEMELying is always a gamble. Who can you trust? Who believes who when thedeception and lies fly fast and furious? Pull a thread and watch it unravel inWednesday’s RearView Review. PLOT & CHARACTERS Foreshadowing Sam, Cas and a psychic hold hands around…

A Deeper Look at Supernatural Season Ten Sam Winchester, Part One

A Deeper Look at Supernatural Season Ten Sam Winchester, Part One

In the past few seasons when the time has come to write my “Deeper Look” analysis for Sam, the first thing that comes to mind is how poorly his overall lack of characterization has been.  After all, Sam is one of those enigmas who internalizes so much that what he’s thinking and feeling isn’t drawn…

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.15 “The Things They Carried”

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.15 “The Things They Carried”

“The Things They Carried” 10.15Writer:Jenny KleinDirector: John Badham Air Date: March 17, 2015 THEME A Slasher/Sci-fi/ horror is used as a metaphor for soldiers returning home, carrying the horror of war, and trying to cope while inadvertently harming those they love. This episode encapsulates the weight of what our soldiers “hump.” PLOT & CHARACTERS SLASHER…

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.14 “The Executioner’s Song”

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.14 “The Executioner’s Song”

  “THE EXECUTIONER’S SONG” 10.14Writer: Bob BerensDirector: Phil SgricciaAir Date: February 17, 2015 BY WEDNESDAY THEMEIf you murder a murderer who wants to be murdered are you a murderer? If you don’t mind crawling like a cockroach, you might consider a re-watch of thismuch anticipated showdown between Dean, Cain and the Mark. Time for Wednesday’s RearView…

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.13 “Halt And Catch Fire”

RearView Review: Supernatural 10.13 “Halt And Catch Fire”

“HALT & CATCH FIRE” 10.13Writers: Eric Charmelo & Nicole SnyderDirector: John F. ShowalterAir Date: February 10, 2015 BY WEDNESDAY THEME CHANGE FORCES CHOICES A SPOOF about “Ghost in the Machine” and all horror films. Advancements in technology cause corresponding FEARS that it will change us and cause us to LOSE something. We fear the dependence…