TV Club: Guilt, and of course Strigoi, comes for everyone on The Strain
Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.
- Eichorst burning his stump clean isn’t a bad opening image at all.
- While I haven’t always been a fan of some of The Strain‘s flashbacks, they manage to serve an emotional purpose this week, giving us some insight into not only Fet’s fraught relationship with his father, but also suggesting that the Strigoi he’s dealing with now are perhaps the result of, in a sense, generational violence.
- The latest plan to stop The Master: use the blackbox (which is actually orange!) from JFK Flight 753 to isolate the Master’s “silent” signal …