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May 2016

Fear the Walking Dead “Shiva”: Insanity in the Wind

We’ve seen numerous ways people have lost their grip on reality in The Walking Dead, but now we get to see it play out in the characters of Fear the Walking Dead’s “Shiva”.  From the already crazy Celia to the once solid-minded Daniel, a good half of those on the show seem to tip into insanity this episode.

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Fear the Walking Dead “Sicut Cervus”: The Longing of Owls and Assholes

There is no greater sign things are about to go horrifically wrong in a zombie-genre piece than when it opens on children and this episode of Fear the Walking Dead opens on a bunch of them.  Choir boys and little girls in pretty dresses all going to church and taking communion along with a priest and small handful of other adults before they all grab weapons and prepare for war.  They don’t seem to be gearing up just to fight the undead, but instead they’re after a certain woman, Celia, because of what she’s done.  Just as they’re ready a truck flies up and Strand’s lover, Thomas, gets out to beg them not to do what they’re about to do.  …Then everyone but Thomas starts bleeding from the eyes.

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Fear the Walking Dead “Blood in the Streets” & “Captive”: Pirates of the Apocalypse

Due to the fact I had to play catch-up after a personal vacation and the last two episodes of Fear the Walking Dead were so closely connected I’m writing a review for both “Blood in the Streets” and “Captive” together.  Now, onto the story of the pirates of the apocalypse…

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