After all the complaining and second-guessing that Homeland has had to endure from critics and fans this (and most of last season), in the end the show’s creators finally had the guts to do what needed to be done with Brody.
Wow. That’s what I was left saying after last night’s season finale of Homeland . While season three of Homeland has suffered from uneven pacing and questionable focus on certain characters or plotlines, its finale, “The Star,” was pretty perfect, and c more
This episode caps a season full of twists and turns, and starts without the usual credit roll, straight to the scene where we left off last week. Read More...
“I ask myself, over and over, from the moment I knew what you’ve gone through, the hardship, the self-abnegation to lure me in, why? Why would anyone do that to themselves? Why would you?” Majid Javadi tells Carrie Mathison when they meet perhaps a third more
I think I might be done with Homeland .
There are parts of tonight's season finale fraught with exciting tension, great performances by the actors and some genuine story surprises. But some of the decisions made by Carrie are so bone-chillingl more
For most of its third season, Homeland pointed us in an obvious direction: the death of Nicholas Brody. It was a foregone conclusion. He should have gone last year at the latest, and maybe the end of season one at the earliest. Nonetheless, it had to be more
Reviewing a television series on a weekly basis can pull the reviewer in different directions. Shows can have fantastic pieces and episodes, but fail to ultimately bring a story together. Other shows can seem diffuse and narratively wondering, yet they so more
On Homeland , Brody went to Tehran to kill Akbari, but once he got there his loyalties shifted away from America. Check out Brody's journey of waffling loyalties from "Big Man in Tehran." Read More...