Tag: gotham

The Beginning Shouldn’t Have Been The End Of Gotham

‘Gotham’ has always had a bit of a chaotic plotline, and that certainly held true with the final episode ‘The Beginning’.  The only problem is that the show had a perfectly serviceable end with ‘They Did What?’.  That leaves this episode feeling a little directionless and tacked on.  I guess if I was involved in the making […]

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The End Of Gotham Comes In They Did What

‘They Did What’ comes in and wraps the plot of ‘Gotham’ up in a neat little bow, leaving only Bruce Wayne’s journey from boy to Bat to be completed.  In the usual ‘Gotham’ way, it’s all a bit rushed and there are still a lot of questions, but that is all we will get, as next week […]

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Bane Arrives On The Gotham Scene

It’s time to drop the introspective pieces and the character studies, ‘Gotham’ has moved into its final episodes.  The last couple of episodes have provided us with nice looks at what makes Harvey Bullock and Jim Gordon tick, but they were lacking a bit in the action department.  These final three episodes will mostly serve as […]

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The Trial Of Jim Gordon Kills Off The Momentum Gotham Has Built This Season

Oh, how Gotham has struggled with what, exactly, the kind of man James Gordon is.  For five seasons now, we’ve watched the show question whether he is a good man or a bad man.  Repeatedly.  You would think this isn’t a question it would take five years to answer, but psychology can be tricky especially […]

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Gotham Proves Nothing’s Shocking

I’ve said before that this season doesn’t really feel like it has time to spare so it feels odd to take such a measured step back from the action, but that is exactly what ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ does.  No plot, with the possible exception of Barbara’s, gets moved forward tonight.  The episode is a nice Bullock addition […]

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There Is An Animated Gremlins Series Being Developed

Warner Bros is developing an animated series based on the 1984 movie ‘Gremlins’.  The series is said to focus in on the adventures of Mogwai and Mr. Wing, the initial keeper of Gizmo we are introduced to in the movie.  Warner Bros is developing the series for their new, you guessed it, streaming service.  Amblin Television […]

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Ace Chemicals Finally Comes To Gotham ‘Gotham’ doesn’t want to leave us without packing it all into these final episodes, and ‘Ace Chemicals’ was no different.  You don’t need to be overly aware of ‘Batman’ lore to know that the Ace Chemical plant is where the Joker goes through his transformation into the Clown Prince of Crime.  Really, […]

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13 Stitches Brings Together All The Gotham Players Successfully

It’s not all that often that you get to see all the major ‘Gotham’ characters on screen in one episode and have them all contribute successfully to the plot, but ‘13 Stitches’ pulls it off in a big way.  There is a lot to unpack here but the episode never feels rushed.  You’ll still leave it though […]

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Epix Releases First Image Of Young Alfred Pennyworth

Epix has released the first image of Jack Bannon in the role of Alfred Pennyworth.  The network will be home to the Batman prequel ‘Pennyworth’, showing us the early days of Bruce Wayne’s butler/guardian/surrogate father.  Alfred will be setting up shop in a new security firm after his days as a British SAS soldier.  One of […]

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Gotham Struggles With It’s Own Pena Dura

Gotham can get a little stuck in a plotline.  So much so that the same plotlines have been a part of the show since the premiere episode, oftentimes with very little change and nothing resembling resolution.  I suppose this is true of the Batman world in the comic pages as well – you can’t publish […]

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