Category Archives: Homeland

Homeland: “Sock Puppets” Season 6 Episode 9 Review

Has anyone watching Homeland ever had true affection for Dar Adal? There’s a scene at the end of season four where he, Carrie, Saul, and Quinn are sitting in a backyard shooting the

Homeland: “Alt.Truth” Season 6 Episode 8 Review

The beginning of season six, while not the best the show has ever been, did a nice job laying out exactly what issues this season would be tackling. From Quinn’s struggle as

Homeland: “Imminent Risk” Season 6 Episode 7 Review

It wouldn’t be a season of Homeland without Carrie going into a tailspin. It’ll never not be great television to watch Claire Danes act her ass off for these scenes, and luckily, season six’s

Homeland: “The Return” Season 6 Episode 6 Review

After last week’s phenomenal outing, Homeland does what Homeland does best: overdo it. “The Return” is the point in the season where the show tip toes around jumping the shark, never quite committing to doing so

Homeland: “Casus Belli” Season 6 Episode 5 Review

Up to this point, season six had been introducing a lot of interesting ideas, but not quite connecting them in any meaningful way. But, with a single explosion, Carrie’s job, the President-elect’s

Homeland: “A Flash of Light” Season 6 Episode 4 Review

With the groundwork laid, “A Flash of Light” could be a major turning point for season six. My hope is that, just as the show did after season four’s game-changing “From A

Homeland: “The Covenant” Season 6 Episode 3 Review

There’s nothing like the look Claire Danes puts on Carrie when she wins a battle. This character, for all her flaws and everything up against her, tends to relish in her miseries.

Homeland: “The Man in the Basement” Season 6 Episode 2 Review

There’s a twist of sorts in “The Man in the Basement” that seems obvious in retrospect, but at the moment took me off guard. The season six premiere did some much needed

Homeland: “Fair Game” Season 6 Premiere Review

After two seasons abroad, Homeland has finally come home for more headline regurgitating espionage. Since Brody’s death, the show has smartly hit the reset button with each season premiere, allowing the writers to better

Homeland: “A False Glimmer” Season 5 Finale Review

Well…that was disappointing.