Falling Skies Season 3 Review The Pickett Line

Now this was more like it. After a few lackluster episodes, in the latest "Falling Skies" the show got back to basics by playing to one of its earliest strengths: the importance of family. In the cleverly-titled "The Pickett Line," we saw a family that had followed a similar path to the Masons, only with slightly different results. By sticking together and lying low, the Picketts had managed to evade the aliens and, unlike the Masons, maintain their home in the process. Not that their approach was without consequence- in fact, another thing they had in common with the Masons was that the woman of the house had also been killed; only in their case, it was actually a human culprit, not an alien one. Still, by having each other backs, the Picketts had managed to remain relatively intact, including a father, two sons, a daughter and an uncle. Not too shabby, under the circumstances. READ MORE...


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