Supernatural 8.04 Recap: The Blair Witch Project Meets Chronicle

There’s going to be a lot of opinions flying around about this week’s very different episode of Supernatural.  Some fans will have hated it because of the shaky camera or the lack of Sam and Dean.  Others may have enjoyed it as a mash-up of many "found footage" movies you see these days.  Personally, I enjoyed it as a stand-alone episode of the show.  I noted on Twitter earlier that "Bitten" didn’t necessarily feel like an episode of Supernatural, but that’s because it’s characters like Sam, Dean, Bobby or others that make Supernatural what it is and give us familiarity.  So while "Bitten" featured the Winchesters in only a few scenes, I enjoyed it as a completely independent hour like no other that this show has ever done.  There’s no harm in stepping outside the box every once in a while and this is something Supernatural generally does very well. Read More...


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