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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Dragon and the Wolf’

| August 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Dragon and the Wolf’

Spoiler Warning for the Season 7 Finale of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes of previous seasons. Here we are…the very last Season Finale of “Game of Thrones” and shit has officially hit the fan. Years of character development, story progression and world-building has culminated into this epic episode of the greatest show […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Beyond the Wall’

| August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Beyond the Wall’

Spoiler Warning for Season 7, Episode 6 of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes of previous seasons. For the first six seasons of “Game of Thrones,” the pacing was near perfect with the story moving rather slow to allow for the characters to naturally develop and play their role in the greater game. […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Eastwatch’

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Eastwatch’

Spoiler Warning for Season 7, Episode 5 of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes of previous seasons. As end of “Game of Thrones” nears, the show puts its foot on the accelerator and pushes the story faster than it has ever moved before. Following the insane battle between the Lannister army and the […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Spoils of War’

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Spoils of War’

Spoiler Warning for Season 7, Episode 4 of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes of previous seasons. Is your jaw still on the floor? Mine sure as hell is. The final two episodes of Season 6 proved to me that “Game of Thrones” is the greatest television series of all time and the […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Queen’s Justice’

| July 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Queen’s Justice’

Spoiler Warning for Season 7, Episode 3 of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes of previous seasons. With the number of remaining “Game of Thrones” episodes down to almost single digits, the time has come for the story to wrap up several of its countless storylines and characters. In the past, the series […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Stormborn’

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Stormborn’

Spoiler Warning for Season 7, Episode 2 of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes from previous episodes. For it’s entire run, I have held onto the belief that “Game of Thrones” is one of the most consistent shows on television. There honestly aren’t any “bad” episodes and the writing almost always feels similar […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Dragonstone’

| July 17, 2017 | 1 Comment
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Dragonstone’

Spoiler Warning for the Season 7 Premiere of “Game of Thrones,” as well as all episodes from previous seasons.  Gather round lords and ladies, because winter is here. After a hiatus that lasted more than a year, “Game of Thrones” has made its highly anticipated return to television…but you already knew that; everyone knows that, […]

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Winter Comes to Charlotte

| March 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Winter Comes to Charlotte

Since its debut in 2011, “Game of Thrones” has gone on to become one of the most successful and beloved television series of all time, thanks in part to its lovable characters, epic battle sequences and moving musical pieces. Composer Ramin Djawadi and his team have managed to bring all of these elements together to […]

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Best Television Shows of 2016

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Television Shows of 2016

Jeffrey Kopp- Arts & Entertainment Editor “Stranger Things” (Netflix): What seems to be one of the most talked about shows of 2016, “Stranger Things” managed to capture the charm and nostalgia of the 1980s while delivering a gripping mystery. With strong performances from Winona Ryder, as well as the entire band of child actors (specifically […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Winds of Winter’

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Winds of Winter’

For most of its now six-year run, “Game of Thrones” has largely steered away from the expected roadmap of most fantasy fiction. Very rarely are there any purely good characters and often times events don’t play out in the way we are expecting- a.k.a Ned Stark’s execution or the Red Wedding. Perhaps that notion is […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Battle of the Bastards’

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Battle of the Bastards’

Sunday night offered two epic showdowns, catching the eyes of millions of eager television viewers. On one end, Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors attempted to be crowned this year’s NBA champions against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. It was a final showdown that had been brewing for weeks and would feature arguably […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘No One’

| June 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘No One’

When we think of television, we often imagine characters who transform over an arc in the series. Many of the mediums greatest have been about this very notion, “Breaking Bad” for example was about the transformation of a devoted family man to a violent crime boss. However, as much as we wish to see change […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Broken Man’

| June 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘The Broken Man’

While the internet is rightfully abuzz about the return of The Hound in this week’s episode, it’s probably best we put that bit on hold for now. Instead, let’s begin in King’s Landing where both Cersei and Olenna Tyrell are practically pulling their hair out at the idea that both Margaery and Tommen have managed […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Blood of My Blood’

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Game of Thrones’ – ‘Blood of My Blood’

Picking up mere minutes after last week’s episode, “Blood of My Blood” kicked off with Meera and Bran fleeing from the army of the dead and braving their way through the untamed wilderness. During this, Bran receives several visions including the death of his already slaughtered family members, an impending army of white walkers, the […]

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