After a week off, Castle returned with “Lucky Stiff,” an episode that focused on the murder of a lottery winner.
In true Castle fashion, the case had many twists and turns before leading us to the real killer. This is an art the show has perfected, but it didn't excel at keeping the surprises fresh or intriguing this week.
One thing that I have grown to love about Castle is how the cases are exaggerated, keeping fans guessing about what might happen next. Most of the time, the investigation comes together nicely and makes you appreciate all sixty minutes.
But, for some reason, this one didn’t really do it for me. I don’t know if it was because the real killer kind of came out of left field, or if the people involved weren’t really that interesting. By Castle's high standards, I was disappointed. Read More...