Tag Archive | Oswald Cobblepot

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 17: “Red Hood”

By: Darryl Frisbie We open to a bank robbery and the last man to follow puts on a red hood. His other comrades look at him like he is an idiot but he is very jovial and nonchalant over the matter. In fact, the mask makes him feel empowered and he becomes their arrogant leader. […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 16: “The Blind Fortune Teller”

By: Darryl Frisbie Let’s talk about the agent of chaos, Joker!… Well, the young man, Jerome, who will become Joker. Cameron Monaghan is a versatile young actor who brings innocence to his part as Jerome until he turns into a haunting and chilling presence. He sobs over the murder of his mother and laments about […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 15: “The Scarecrow”

By: Darryl Frisbie Gotham is perfecting the time we spend with each character. There is good fortune for Gordon as he progresses in his relationship with Leslie Thompkins. They’ve been on a few dates and she tells him that she is the new doctor for the GCPD. The chemistry is great and there is a moment […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 14: “The Fearsome Dr. Crane”

By: Darryl Frisbie A man plunges down from the top of a skyscraper and hanged by the rope. The victim was a man apart of group therapy for those with phobias.  We also later discover that he was afraid of heights and who else would exploit the fears of others but Dr. Crane himself. This […]

TV Review: “GOTHAM” – Season 1 Episode 13: “Welcome Back, Jim Gordon”

By: Darryl Frisbie Corruption is at center stage in this episode. I foreshadowed in my previous review that Jim Gordon’s crusade to eliminate crime would cost him. He could lose a part of his integrity and the very corruption he has been fighting against would turn him into the thing he despised the most. Gordon and […]

TV Review: “GOTHAM” – Season 1 Episode 12: “What The Little Bird Told Him”

By: Darryl Frisbie The song, “God’s Gonna Cut You Down”, sung by Johnny Cash, was the perfect intro to what would foreshadow this episode. I loved it! Each character is getting revenge or retribution for something; Jim Gordon is fighting to be a detective, Penguin schemes his way to the top, the Electrocutioner hunts down […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 11: “Rogues Gallery”

By: Darryl Frisbie We see the gothic tower of Arkham and the opening scene of a stage play. The inmates are performing when one of the audience members decides to enact violence. Jim Gordon gets a lot of flak for not being attentive to his job by the head warden. The mystery of this plot […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 10: “Lovecraft”

    By: Darryl Frisbie Critical information is leaked about Jim Gordon and the trail leads to Selina Kyle. The story opens to an assassin named Larissa Diaz aka Copperhead who approaches the Wayne Manor property and kills a yard worker. She smears blood on her forehead to make it appear as if she was […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 9 : “Harvey Dent”

    Darryl Frisbie Ian Hargrove is a pawn in Fish Mooney’s plan to siphon Falcone’s power. Ian who is a bomb maker is infamous but misunderstood. He has bombed plenty of buildings but not to cause casualties, rather to take out artillery and weapons manufacturing factories. He is being transported when all of sudden […]

TV Review: GOTHAM – Season 1 Episode 8: “The Mask”

By: Darryl Frisbie The scoundrel of this episode is a businessman who runs a firm and he hires men in the most unconventional way possible. He has men brawl to the death to win over a position in his firm and they use commonplace office supplies to kill each other. Eventually, Jim Gordon is dropped into […]