Something funny happened on the way to episode 7: Donald Trump was elected President of the United States.
Why do Westworld hosts have to be unclothed when they’re being worked on by park staff? Back in episode 1, I thought the answer had to do with HBO’s love of naked flesh, and I still think that’s a big part of it, but it may also have significance beyond simple audience titillation. Stripping the hosts […]
“Are you real?” The question is asked by William (Jimmi Simpson), a new guest to Westworld, to the host who takes him through orientation. In context, he’s simply asking whether his current host is human or robot, but the question has a deeper meaning as well: are the hosts themselves “real” in any meaningful sense? I’m […]
The premiere of HBO’s big new drama shows promise—and more than a few problems.
One for the Mary Haters.
Well, that is ONE way to end a tiresome family fight…
Some resolution is taking shape at Downton
The final season is DELIVERING!
After last night’s episode, Andrew is ready to call it quits with Game of Thrones.
I’m excited about Game of Thrones again.