Posts Tagged: The Walking Dead

TV Review: The Walking Dead – What Lies Ahead

The Walking Dead is a little different from a lot of shows on TV. Instead of having to overcome its initial awkwardness to find its own, The Walking Dead peaked with is pilot, which was all but perfection. In hindsight, perhaps there was nowhere to go but down after that inspired pilot. For the rest… Read more »

Zombie Creation of the Week 01.28.2011

There’s a lot of zombie stuff out there, and most of it is crap. People like to jump on bandwagons and produce quick tie-ins rather than investing love and effort into their creations. Luckily for you, I’m here to help separate the wheat from the chaff. Check back every Friday, when I’m going to share… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – TS-19

Please note: these reviews will contain spoilers for both the show and the comic, so be forewarned. As expected the six-episode season has flown by, and now we’re stuck in a holding pattern until season two premiers next year. Thankfully, the next season is going to be over twice as long (thirteen episodes). As you… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – Wildfire

Please note: these reviews will contain spoilers for both the show and the comic, so be forewarned. In this week’s cold open, Rick is trying to raise Morgan (the father from the first episode) on the radio. He tells him what’s going on, and advises the man to stay away from Atlanta, cautioning that “it… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – Vatos

Please note: these reviews will contain spoilers for both the show and the comic, so be forewarned. This week opens with Amy and Andrea bonding while fishing for the camp’s next meal. They talk about their double-digit age difference, and the way their father taught them to fish: Andrea played for keeps, Amy was taught… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – Tell It To the Frogs

Please note: these reviews will contain spoilers for both the show and the comic, so be forewarned. After a manic second episode, The Walking Dead resumes the slow, thoughtful pace that served the pilot so well. So far the show works much better when it takes its time telling stories, rather than chugging along at… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – Guts

Please note: these reviews will contain spoilers for both the show and the comic, so be forewarned. This show is going to have to walk a fine line between faithful adaptation and covering new ground in order to keep the fans both happy and not bored out of their minds from knowing exactly what’s going… Read more »

TV Review: The Walking Dead – Days Gone Bye

I’ve been reading Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead series for a couple years now, so I was pretty excited to hear that it was being picked up as a TV show. When I learned that it would be on AMC – home to such outstanding dramas as Mad Men and Breaking Bad – I knew… Read more »