Posts Tagged ‘agents of shield’
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Bill Paxton Passes Away at 61

by Laura Cerroneon February 26, 2017
Bill Paxton passed away this morning due to complications from surgery. The veteran actor was 61. A statement from his family reads: “A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in Hollywood working on films in the art department and went on to have an illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and […]
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Agents of SHIELD Becomes Its Best Self

by Laura Cerroneon February 22, 2017
Leave it to a Whedon to deliver one of the most heartstopping moments in Agents of SHIELD history. That is, Jed Whedon, who penned and directed the second winter finale episode ‘Self Control.’   It was a wild ride from the very beginning to end, and the show really made use of their 10 p.m. […]

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Agents of SHIELD Loses Steam in The Man Behind the Shield

by Laura Cerroneon February 15, 2017
Episode 14 – The Man Behind the Shield While components to Agents of SHIELD’s 14th episode were good (Philinda backstory, and the crazy twist at the end), as a whole the overacrhing plot ended up being a letdown. Lots of things worked well for the episode, the dialogue, the visual effects and the stunt choreography, […]
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BOOM! Exercises Agents of SHIELD’s Best Qualities

by Laura Cerroneon February 8, 2017
Episode 13 – BOOM! BOOM! Was a perfect amalgamation of what Agents of SHIELD does best, combine adjacent MCU storytelling, with its own original characters, with lots of heart and action. While the episode didn’t boast the biggest plot developments, it surely expounded on the tenets of good television. It offered so many levels to […]


Pass the Hot Potato Soup to Us – Agents of SHIELD

by Laura Cerroneon February 1, 2017
Episode 12 – Hot Potato Soup Avenger references, meta call-outs and emotional pinpricks were at the center of Agents of SHIELD’s Hot Potato Soup. With the return (and introduction) of the Koenigs (Sam, Billy, Thurston, LT… RIP Eric), we were promised an episode with a touch of light-heartedness. We love the Koenig’s nerdiness, and Patton […]

Wake Up Serves Emotions for Agents of SHIELD

by Laura Cerroneon January 25, 2017
Episode 11 – Wake Up Wake Up got two things very right, character interaction and the acting. Solid on both fronts, it does mask some of the glaring plot holes that addled the episode. Agents of SHIELD continues its foray into the messy world of LMDs. Despite the questionable gaps in plot, the episode was […]

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Agents of SHIELD Segues With The Patriot

by Laura Cerroneon January 18, 2017
Episode 10 – The Patriot   As Agents of SHIELD nears the halfway point of its fourth season, they seemed to finally have grasped the art of the filler episode. While The Patriot was not without fault or plot hole, it managed to bridge the murky territory between one big plot point to the next. […]
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Agents of Shield Returns with Broken Promises

by Laura Cerroneon January 11, 2017
Episode 9 – Broken Promises ‘Broken Promises’ ushered in the next chapter in Agents of SHIELD and the small corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe it encompasses. Juggling Life Model Decoy’s (LMD) and the arrival of a new Inhuman, the return of AoS was a good display in the show’s capability of maneuvering between storylines. […]

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Five Reasons to be Psyched for Slingshot

by Laura Cerroneon December 9, 2016
Six digital episodes of Agents of SHIELD spin-off Slingshot premiere on app on December 13. The episodes center on Elena ‘Yo-Yo’ Rodriguez and are between three to six minutes long, which means you can binge them in a single sitting. This post does contain spoilers for the season four winter finale of Agents of […]

Agents of SHIELD Bends Laws for Winter Finale

by Laura Cerroneon December 8, 2016
Episode 8 – Law of Inferno Dynamics  Heavy in scientific exposition and manipulating storylines, the winter finale of Agents of SHIELD marks the closing of the first main plot line in season four.   With Eli Morrow gaining seemingly god-like powers due to his science experiment with the Darkhold, SHIELD scrambles to put together their big […]