The Strain Season 1 Review

The Strain started it’s season alright. It was just alright, nothing special, but very early on it was clear there were something there that could make the show special. Unfortunately, The Strain often struggled to show everyone else that it deserved to be watched. There was a very long stint particularly in the early part…

The Strain - "Last Rites"

The Strain – “Last Rites”

It’s easy to forget that the entire mess in New York has been caused because of one man, Eldritch Palmer. A man who has been bedridden and ultimately inert the entire season. Yes, he’s been pulling strings, but you don’t fee much of an impact from him or threatened by him. He’s unimportant and whether…

The Strain - "The Third Rail"

The Strain – The Third Rail

Can I go ahead and throw it out there, but if Abraham carved the masters coffin while at a Nazi work camp, he would be in his late 80s (maybe even early 90s). Nearly 15 years older than the actor, David Bradley, actually is. That is one very old man fighting against the nazis. Unless…

The Strain - "The Disappeared"

The Strain – The Disappeared

It must have been very satisfying to for Eph to take out his smug ex-wife’s boyfriend. Very satisfying, even though it must have put the fear of life in him knowing that his son was being attacked. Thankfully, the kid isn’t stupid and managed to fend for himself until his dad came in at just…

The Strain - "Runaways"

The Strain – “Runaways”

The strain knows how to pump up the monstrosity. These are not vapires like on True Blood or The Vampire Diaries, these are nasty bloodsucking monsters. If you were to encounter a vampire on The Strain in your life, you wouldn’t want to be seduced by these creates who are missing parts and have lost…