The Walking Dead: “Triggerfinger” Review

The Walking Dead, some people say, has hit a bit of a rut in season 2. Up until the mid-season barn cliffhanger, there could be a reasonable argument made that TWD was beginning to flounder. Last episode’s slow beginning, with everyone wrapped up in their own grief for Sophia, was like watching molasses dry. But the ending, with Rick’s grim decision and Lori’s car crash, brought us some much-needed ratcheting.

"Triggerfinger" continued the tense momentum. The opening was, in typical TWD fashion, visually jarring. The orange hazard light—the only illumination within the car—flashing on the unconscious face of Lori (Sarah Wayne Callies) was excellent. Top that off with a slowly tilting camera, and you have whatThe Walking Dead loves to give: some of the best visuals in the business. Read More... 


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