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  • ‘Dead’ Ends: AMC’s hit zombie show to finish in 2022… (but…)

    When The Walking Dead comic abruptly ended last year many started musing if the television series based on it would also have its days numbered. However the AMC show has been getting top numbers for a lot of its run and, narratively, is still quite behind the comic version...
  • NO-NOS4A2-3: AMC confirms Christmas is over…

    Though it’s proven a decent audience draw, it’s been confirmed that NOS4A2, the television adaptation of Joe Hill’s book of the same name, will not be getting a third run on AMC. The story told of the conflict between Ashleigh Cummings’ Vic, a young woman whose life is up-ended...
  • Santanic versus… : NOS4A2 rematch is all about fear & family…

    Seven years ago, Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) managed to survive the machinations of the mystically-immortal Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto). Each were born with unusual gifts. For decades, Charlie has used his to entice children to Christmas Land,  a place with the veneer of the holiday season but which feeds...
  • Walking Dead ‘finale’: Not with a bang, but with a Whisper…

    With the loss of Alpha,  the scarred and haunted Beta may be emotionally unstable but he’s still determined to bring death and destruction to those who escaped the Hilltop Massacre and slowly but surely he leads the huge horde of the undead towards the survivors. Most of them are...
  • Under the Skin: TWD looks at the flowers, darkly…

    Negan has killed Alpha and brought her head as proof – and it turns out that its the culmination of a long-lasting plan between himself and Carol. But now that he’s kept his side of the bargain, will she keep hers and lead him back to Hilltop under her...
  • Coronavirus: Apocalypse (Not) Now. Walking Dead delays finale…

    Only days after it was announced that AMC had decided to reschedule the premiere of The Walking Dead spin-off World Beyond until later in the year comes the news that the main show will also not be broadcast as originally planned either. The final episode of the current season...
  • The ‘What-If’ Dead: Michonne takes a life-changing trip…

    In letting Virgil (Kevin Carroll) live after his run-in with the Oceanside encampment (in the episode ‘The World Before‘), Michonne (Danai Gurira) is heading back with him to his Bloodsworth Island home after being promised significant arms with which to take on the Whisperers. But on their arrival, Virgil...
  • Walking Dead’s ‘Walk with Us’: From Alpha to Omega…

    Alpha’s attack on the Hilltop has been devastating. As the buildings burn and the dead advance, there are casualties as the inhabitants find themselves divided from each other and each desperately trying to withdraw to an agreed rendezvous.  But the woods beyond the walls remain treacherous and no-one is...
  • Dead Man Stalking: TWD’s latest has classic blood, sweat and tears…

    While one group of survivors has escaped the caverns – though with casualties – Alpha (Samantha Morton) is not wasting any time in making sure the people of Alexandria feel the wrath of the Whisperers. She sends Beta (Ryan Hurst) to track down the errant Gamma (Thora Birch), who...