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Game of Thrones: Season 1, Episode 5 – ‘The Wolf and the Lion’ Review and Synopsis.

Please note: Spoilers ahead.¬† The death of Ser Hugh is the focus of the opening of this episode. The match-up between the knights is determined by drawing straws. As discussed in the last post, Ser Hugh’s death is timely and suspicious, likely leading to some sort of Lannister concoction. King Robert wants to joust but […]

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Game of Thrones: Season 1, Episode 3 – ‘Lord Snow’ Review and Synopsis.

    [Game of Thrones: Season 1, Episode 2 – ‘The Kingsroad’]   Spoilers ahead.   This episode opens with the former denizens of Winterfell arriving in their new home, the appropriately named King’s Landing. The sets on this show are as impressive or more so than those HBO showed off in its series Rome. […]

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Game of Thrones: Season 1, Episode 1 – ‘Winter is Coming.’

Based on the popular George R. R. Martin fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire, the HBO original series¬†Game of Thrones captures the essence of the book in what could be the best adaptation of a modern epic fantasy novel to the small screen. A star studded cast including Sean Bean as Eddard Stark […]

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