‘True Blood’: Russell Goes on a Rampage

This week’s episode of “True Blood” (“In the Beginning”) could have been written by King Russell himself. It was bloody, chaotic, funny and entertaining but lacked structure, tried to cram way too much into an hour, and did not make much sense. There was even a reference to poor, dead Talbot In A Jar. So, […]

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‘True Blood’: Sookie Gets Some Nookie

It’s a great weekend to be Joe Manganiello. The giant sexy bag of sex is one of the stars of “Magic Mike” and on Sunday night’s episode of “True Blood“, “We’ll Meet Again,” his character Alcide finally got the girl. Yes, Sookie, (Anna Paquin) the show’s ostensible main character, was on for more than five […]

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‘True Blood’ Recap: Burn, Sookie, Burn

The penultimate episode of “True Blood,” “Soul of Fire,” was pretty freaking awesome. There was plot development, a significant body count, and the least titillating sex scene in the show’s history. We pick up right after the last episode ended. The Bad Ass Vamps in Black are about to blow up the shop. Ordinary, Non-Magic […]

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‘True Blood’ Recap: Eric’s Back in Black

Almost everything about last night’s episode of “True Blood” was fantastic. It was the first time this season that everything truly came together. There was one exception: what should have been a major plot point, the return of real, bad ass Eric, was given the short shrift. Yes, there was more screen time devoted to […]

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‘True Blood’: ‘Spellbound’ Sookie and Eric Steam Up the Cemetery

Sunday night’s episode of “True Blood,” “Spellbound,” begins on an anti-climatic note. Jason (Ryan Kwanten) gets to Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) in time to stop her from self-immolating by walking into the sun. Antonia’s (Fiona Shaw) spell ends. The total body count: one, Mrs. Fortenberry’s vampire neighbor. Antonia needs to figure out how to battle […]

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