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Examined: Falling Skies – “Drawing Straws”

  We did it folks. We survived this Season of Falling Skies and now we all we have left is the two hour finale, which this episode actually built up to PERFECTLY. From a shocking cliffhanger moment (which we did kind of see coming) to new horrors being foreshadowed (which we again kind of see…

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Examined: Falling Skies – “Till Death Do Us Part”

With the Season finale quickly approaching, Falling Skies has noticeably picked up. There were actually some great moments in writing in this past episode titled “Till Death Do Us Part“. Is the show suddenly good enough to compete with Walking Dead and other programs again? No; but I’m going to look at the bright side…

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Examined: Falling Skies – “A Thing With Feathers”

Whether it was the episode itself or maybe I was just already upset about more fake documentaries for Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, this week’s episode of Falling Skies was actually decent! Was it perfect? No; but it gave us one of the most heartfelt and compelling stories we’ve seen season – though that isn’t saying…

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Examined: Falling Skies “Door Number Three”

This week’s episode of Falling Skies gave us a ridiculously fast set up to an episode that ultimately went nowhere slowly. In the first five minutes we not only saw three different groups converge, but also Lexi build herself a nice little cocoon in the blink of an eye. The remaining 45 minutes was spent…