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House Of The Dragon With Mary & Blake: 1.03 – “Second Of His Name” | REPUBLISH

Mary & Blake chat about House Of The Dragon Episode 1.03 – “Second Of His Name”.

We discuss the the theme of legacy for Daemon and Viserys, why the visual language of the open was vintage GOT, and who we think is the Lady Whistledown of the Targaryen court…
We discuss the “big breath in”, why Aethelhelm is right (from a certain point of view), and why Finan is totally a Gilmore Girls fan…

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The Rings Of Power With Mary & Blake: 1.01 – “A Shadow Of The Past” | SERIES PREMIERE

Mary & Blake discuss the series premiere of The Rings of Power, episode 1.01 – “A Shadow Of The Past”.

In this episode, we chat how the history behind Rings Of Power, why first episodes need to introduce pivotal characters in ironic terms which define the series, the stability of visual language, and Mary has a CHERNOBYL sized hot take about the Harfoots… 

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The Last Kingdom With Mary & Blake: Episode 5.08

Mary & Blake chat about The Last Kingdom Episode 5.08.

We discuss the “big breath in”, why Aethelhelm is right (from a certain point of view), and why Finan is totally a Gilmore Girls fan…

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Bridgerton With Mary & Blake: 2.08 – “The Viscount Who Loved Me” | SEASON 2 FINALE

Mary & Blake discuss Bridgerton: 2.08 – “The Viscount Who Loved Me”.

In this episode, we chat why it’s always important for a character to reject change at the last minute, the artistic choice to have Penelope’s actual voice, and Blake dropped allllllll the waterworks from this episode….

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The Last Kingdom With Mary & Blake: Episode 5.07

Mary & Blake chat about The Last Kingdom Episode 5.07.

We discuss the visual language of the final shot, why Edward has been a grey character all season, and why Mary is having a major existential crisis…

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House Of The Dragon With Mary & Blake: 1.02 – “The Rogue Prince”

Mary & Blake discuss House Of The Dragon, episode 1.02 – “The Rogue Prince”.

In this episode, why we think there are such low stakes right now, how the kingdom has suffered because of “the order of things” and why Ser Cristan Cole is Pearl Jam guy — but only the early stuff…

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The Last Kingdom With Mary & Blake: Episode 5.06

Mary & Blake chat about The Last Kingdom Episode 5.06.

We discuss why this episode feels like it’s moving chess pieces instead of having characters make real choices, why we don’t care ONE OUNCE about Aelfwynn, and why Sylvester Stallone is getting divorced because of his dog.  Trust me, you don’t want to miss the last 15 minutes of this episode…

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Bridgerton With Mary & Blake: 2.07 – “Harmony”

Mary & Blake discuss Bridgerton: 2.07 – “Harmony”.

In this episode, we chat the art of the cliffhanger, and odd turn for Violet, and why you absolutely cannot go without a positional prop pillow…

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House Of The Dragon With Mary & Blake: 1.01 – “Heirs Of The Dragon” | SERIES PREMIERE

Mary & Blake discuss the series premiere of House Of The Dragon, episode 1.01 – “Heirs Of The Dragon”.

In this episode, we chat the argument between prologues or being thrown into a show, why the show invites comparison to Game Of Thrones through visual language and writing itself, why NOT having archetypes can sometimes be a bad thing, and why were are soooooo frakking happy to be back in Westeros…

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Bridgerton With Mary & Blake: 2.06 – “The Choice”

Mary & Blake discuss Bridgerton: 2.06 – “The Choice”.

In this episode, we chat why we need to invest in Edwina in order to actually HAVE a choice, a literal magical moment in time, and why Portia Featherington always goes home and listens to Queen Of The Night by Whitney Houston…

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