Examined: Falling Skies – “Mind Wars”

This week’s episode of Falling Skies entitled “Mind Wars” was full of misdirection, awkward moments and horrible realizations. Though despite these bad moments, we saw some decent character growth for some and story closures for others. So let’s analyze the good, the bad and the ones that made us want to drop to our knees…

Examined: Falling Skies – “Evolve or Die”

This week brought us the highly anticipated ‘Evolve or Die’ episode of Falling Skies. As predicted, many story lines progressed rather quickly; but others seem to be dragging along at a snail’s pace. With characters reunited just to be separated again it seems like this show is having trouble finding its pace. Throw in the…

Examined: Falling Skies – “Exodus”

This week’s Falling Skies dropped us ‘in media res’ – in the middle of the action – before flashing back 60 hours earlier to find out how this whole fiasco began. Between escape plans, new alliances forming and reunions, this episode was jammed packed with important stuff. On the other hand, there were various moments…

Examined: Falling Skies – “The Eye”

This week’s episode of Falling Skies seemed a lot simpler and easy to follow than the season premier. That being said, this episode in no way lacked important revelations. We’re already seeing some plot lines advancing much further than we though; but that only makes us fear about what’s to come. Mankind has 48 hours…