Last Resort Season 1 Review “Cinderella Liberty”

Last Resort returned tonight with yet another great episode, which just makes the imminent end of this show all the more saddening. "Cinderella Liberty" was directed by Lesli Linka Glatter, who’s directed other great shows like Homeland, an upcoming episode of The Walking Dead, as well as some of the best episodes of Mad Men, so I was excited to see what she would do with the fall’s best new drama!

So the boat that was first mentioned last week to be bringing all of the family and loved ones to Sainte Marina is on its way to the island, but wouldn’t ya know it, they go and get taken hostage by the Pakistani Navy! Nothing seems to ever go right for these poor people! At first I was a bit confused of why the Pakistanis would be concerned with some dumb boat with a bunch of civilians, but their plan to use them as a bargaining chip to force Chaplin to fire a nuke at their enemies was pretty smart. As soon as they started threatening that, though, my first thought was "Wait, couldn’t Marcus just point that nuke at anywhere he wanted?" Thankfully, Marcus was on the same wavelength as I was as he threatened to fire on their hometown to get them to stand down. Read More...


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