This week on “The Vampire Diaries, Damon quotes “Heathers.” Lots of other stuff happens too. But just take a moment to reflect on how perfect that is. Then take a deep breath, because the rest of the hour is pure angst. DVR the Next Episode of “The Vampire Diaries” Elena (Nina Dobrev) is tormented by […]
Elena (Nina Dobrev) was determined that becoming a vampire was not going to mean becoming a killer. Her pacifism ended in this week’s episode of “The Vampire Diaries,” “The Killer,” when she offed vampire hunter Connor Jordan to protect numerous people that she loves. As she grappled with the psychological guilt, she discovered that killing […]
This week’s episode of “Vampire Diaries,” ‘The Five,” which has nothing to do with the Fox News show, lays out the rest of the season’s myth arc in a way that would impress Joseph Campbell. It’s a game changer, and, potentially, a reset button. DVR the Next Episode of “The Vampire Diaries” Open with a […]
This week, on “The Vampire Diaries,” everyone goes back to high school. Because even if you’re immortal with all sorts of cool powers, you still care about homecoming and prom. Plus, if you’re alive for a 1000 years, you might actually find a practical use for trigonometry. DVR the Next Episode of “The Vampire Diaries” […]
This week’s episode of “The Vampire Diaries,” “Memorial”, is action packed, suspenseful, and sexy. But it’s also a poignant, thoughtful meditation on grief and loss. That’s a tough trick to pull off.
At its heart, “The Vampire Diaries” is a show about a girl and the two vampire brothers who love her. So it seems right that the fourth season begins with Elena (Nina Dobrev) in bed with Stefan (Paul Wesley) and Damon (Ian Somerhalder) watching her. It’s a few hours after the end of the season […]
How to preview the first two brilliant episodes of “The Vampire Diaries” Season 4 without spoiling them? It’s almost as big a dilemma as how to become a vampire without drinking human blood. The twist and angst filled episodes will alternately have fans screaming in shock, crying, and laughing. This is a darker, more mature […]
When last we visited Mystic Falls, home of “The Vampire Diaries,” Elena (Nina Dobrev) had finally made her choice between the Salvatore brothers, choosing Stefan (Paul Wesley) over Damon (Iam Somerhalder); vampire hunter Alaric Saltzman (Matthew Davis), who was a vampire himself, is dead; and the event that has been three seasons in coming has […]
Last May, “The Vampire Diaries” delivered one of television’s most shocking season finales, with Klaus’s “death” and subsequent take over of Tyler’s body, and Elena becoming a vampire. Fans were in agony when the CW announced that the show would not return until October 11. Fortunately, Executive Producer Julie Plec has given us a preview […]
Wait, Elena’s what? “The Vampire Diaries” season finale, ‘The Departed”, shocked the hell out of everyone with a twist ending that nobody saw coming. Whether or not it’s a good twist should keep the Twittersphere arguing through the summer hiatus. Don’t read any further if you don’t want to know.