Category Archives: Castle

Sealing the Casket

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 21 & 22 (Hell to Pay)(Crossfire) With these last two episodes, seven years and eight seasons of Castle unceremoniously come to an end. Since the ending was a saving throw and not a planned ending – … Continue reading

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Edging Close to the Finish Line

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 18, 19 & 20 (Backstabber)(Dead Again)(Much Ado About Murder) I confess, I quite like the character of Hayley. I do not have a problem with her taking on a more active role in the plot or … Continue reading

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Why Didn’t We See These In November?

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 15, 16 & 17 (Fidelis Ad Mortem)(Heartbreaker)(Death Wish) Well, there is a lot of angry viewers of this show at the moment, but I can’t say that I am really one of them. Disappointed? Not even … Continue reading

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Solving Serious Mysteries Rather Un-Seriously

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 12, 13 & 14 (The Blame Game)(And Justice for All)(G.D.S.) It is always fun to solve a locked-room puzzle, even a deadly one, and The Blame Game delivers on that premise. The clues are intriguing and … Continue reading

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An Uneasy Marriage of Comedic Farce and Murder Mystery

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 9, 10 & 11 (Tone Death)(Witness for the Prosecution)(Dead Red) Back for Act Two, Castle picks up shortly after where it left off at the end of November, with Beckett and Castle reconciled to each other … Continue reading

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Putting Humpty Dumpty Back Together – Act One Finale

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 7 & 8 (The Last Seduction)(Mr. & Mrs. Castle) To finish off the first half of the season, the show’s writers try their hardest to resolve the quagmire that they got themselves into at the beginning … Continue reading

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Covering Tension With Humour

CASTLE Season 8, Episodes 5 & 6 (The Nose)(Cool Boys) From these two episodes, it is fairly clear that without Beckett by his side, Castle is growing more and more unhinged. Both The Nose and Cool Boys have outlandish if … Continue reading

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