Homeland season 6, episode 3 recap: The Covenant

Another episode of Homeland down, and another batch of depressing storylines furthered… The episode opens with Quinn dreaming about taking a shower, which leads into him reimagining his poisoning. He wakes up and tries to put the moves on Carrie, who rebuffs him and once again treats him like a child. Carrie’s dalliance with Saad […]

Homeland season 6, episode 1 recap: Fair Game

Homeland started its sixth season on Sunday night, and immediately rectified the biggest cliffhanger from the fifth season finale — and not in a good way. In that finale, Carrie Mathieson stood over a comatose Peter Quinn, with Quinn seemingly destined for a vegetative lifestyle if he did manage to survive. After closing and barring […]

Game of Thrones season 6, episode 10 recap: The Winds of Winter

The sixth season of Game of Thrones concluded on Sunday night, and two of the primary elements of this season were prominently involved – blood and fire. It’s often said that “in the game of thrones, you either win or you die,” and sure enough, that’s what happened in the finale. IN KING’S LANDING… At […]

Game of Thrones, season 6, episode 7 recap: The Broken Man

This week, the sounds of war continued to get louder and louder, in the North, the Riverlands, and King’s Landing. But the only place, on camera, where a sword was lifted was across the Narrow Sea – and the result of that attack will have ramifications on both ends of the Narrow Sea. IN THE […]

Game of Thrones season 6, episode 4: Book of the Stranger

Last week’s episode of Game of Thrones was mostly about character building, but ended with Jon Snow committing what seemed to be his final act as Lord Commander: executing Olly, Alliser Thorne, and the other traitors. This week, loose ends started to get tied up and characters that had been apart for a while reunited. At […]

Game of Thrones season 6, episode 1 recap: The Red Woman

A new season of Game of Thrones is here, and we’re launching a series of recaps here at The Comeback. Today, we’re looking at the season six premiere, “The Red Woman.” And of course, we totally learned what’s going on with Bran Stark and whether or not Jon Snow is really dead, right? RIGHT? Warning: […]