Every season of GoT has some clunky dialogue and more clunkier episodes. It’s more a matter of which seasons had the least amount. Season 2 is when I found the Lanisters, their exchanges and their relationships most intriguing. I also liked quite of bit of the Baratheon brothers. It felt more like a complete season to me, as opposed to season 3,…[Read more]
I thought Bran’s and Dany’s arc in season 3 (outside of getting her Unsullied) was mostly a bore. The finale I though was incredibly dull. And the first half of the season was mostly drab. Season 2 had probably the most consistent dialogue and overall writing of any season. And season 4 might have been the most consistently entertaining season.…[Read more]
My season rankings:
I don’t feel the show had a singular great season. But I do think the second half of season one was its peak. Seasons five and six were overall messes. But each had a couple of top tier episodes and enough powerful moments. Seasons seven and eight were just taped together spectacles. But at least season seven…[Read more]
I think the controversy helps to push Clarke as a nominee but will ultimately hurt her chances of winning. Had Dany’s descent been less swift and less full of contrivance and had we seen several episodes of her being the “Mad Queen”, her chances would be greater.
This finale makes sense from a thematic standpoint I guess. It’s how we got there that is so problematic.
These last two seasons were full of so much shit dialogue, nonsensical character decisions, contrivances and fan service. Even as someone who hasn’t been a legit GoT fan since season 2 I certainly expected it to conclude stronger than this.…[Read more]
Icky replied to the topic in the forum Icky 5 years, 4 months ago
Sometimes I live for Sasha’s messiness.
Icky replied to the topic Reply To: What Is The Best Series Finale EVER? in the forum What Is The Best Series Finale EVER? 7 years ago
Like a lot of the series Six Feet Under’s finale hasn’t aged all that well.
Off the dome favorites: Friday Night Lights, Angel (though it wasn’t meant to be a series closer), Justified, 30 Rock, The Shield, The Mary Tyler Moore, Arrested Development (season three finale) Cheers, Carnivale