Beauty and the Beast Season 1 Review “Heart of Darkness”

‘Heart of Darkness’ saw the titular Beauty and the Beast come head to head with Muirfield, thanks to Evan’s attempts to protect Cat by taking Vincent out of the picture. It was a decent episode in parts, but one which solidified my view that this show only really works for viewers who think that Cat and Vincent should be together, no matter what the current situation looks like. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but the writing could do with being tightened up somewhat. It all went pretty well up until the last fifteen minutes or so. I liked our look inside Muirfield’s spartan base of operations and I loved the creepy Thing-esque disembodied hand being brought back to some semblance of life. The creep factor was upped by the big speech about how Muirfield would keep Vincent alive as they dissected him. This is where the otherwise pretty pathetic enemy finally started to look like a real threat. READ MORE...


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