THE WALKING DEAD “Save The Last One” Review

THE WALKING DEAD "Save The Last One" Season 2 Episode 3 – Another good one. Wow. And with a twist I never saw coming, though I should have. I really should have.

We opened with an almost surreal shot of Shane (Jon Bernthal, better than he’s ever been) taking an electric razor to his head in a steam-filled bathroom scene that was one part Taxi Driver and one partFull Metal Jacket. It was unsettling, as unsettling as the show has ever been (and The Walking Deadpretty much has the monopoly on unsettling right about now). And that only gave us a tease…

Speaking of unsettling, how about not being able sleep because one woman is sobbing her eyes out and the other one keeps field-stripping her revolver? Just that combination of sounds had me on edge. I can’t imagine now Daryl (played with surprising nuance by Norman Reedus) was able to stand it. And really, he couldn’t. Daryl is yet another pleasant surprise, and it’s a treat just watching him open up a little, revealing the good guy within. I’m still sort of waiting for the other shoe to drop with him; he’s either got one hell of a personal demon to reveal… or his brother’s coming back. Read More...

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