Posts tagged with "The Shannara Chronicles"

The Shannara Chronicles S01E10 “Ellcrys” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E10 “Ellcrys” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E10 “Ellcrys” REVIEW   Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm
 Writers: April Blair, Evan Endicott, Josh Stoddard 
Director: Brad Turner   Essential Plot Points: Inside the blinding white of the Bloodfire, Amberle finds… herself? And she doesn’t have good news. Turns out that Amberle herself is the Ellcry’s seed. Awkward. Distraught, Wil uses the Elf Stones to revive Eretria, who quickly... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E09 “Safehold” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E09 “Safehold” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E09 “Safehold” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm 
Writers: Evan Endicott, Josh Stoddaard 
Director: Brad Turner   Essential Plot Points: Our intrepid heroes reach Safehold! The name of which, it turns out, is an interpretation of a very faded road sign pointing to San Francisco. They make their way into the old city through underground passages, even though they’re likely to be filled... 

Second Season For The Shannara Chronicles

Second Season For The Shannara Chronicles
MTV has given a second season to its YA post-apocalyptic Lord Of The Rings saga The Shannara Chronicles. If you’re having trouble picturing what a YA post-apocalyptic Lord Of The Rings saga looks like, then just picture The Walking Dead with orcs instead of zombies and faeries instead of the survivors plus a lot more teen romance. It’s a weird mix that shouldn’t work but somehow, as with Teen Wolf (another bad idea that works) MTV has pulled... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E08 “Utopia” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E08 “Utopia” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E08 “Utopia” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm 
Writer: April Blair Director: Jesse Warn   Essential Plot Points: Eretria’s taken to a human settlement by her Elf Hunter capturers, where things are looking decidedly more ancient than normal. The clothing looks like it’s come straight out of a period drama, juxtaposed with objects like a VHS sitting on a table. Turns out this is where... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E07 “Breakline” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E07 “Breakline” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E07 “Breakline” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm
 Writer: Deanna Kizis Director: Jesse Warn   Essential Plot Points: Wil wakes up having been washed down a river with only the dead Reaper for company. He quickly comes across another Elf, who tries to attack him as he thinks Wil is an Elf hunter. Along the river, Amberle and Eretria come across those exact Elf hunters, who Eretria seems to... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E06 “Pykon” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E06 “Pykon” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E06 “Pykon” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm
 Writer: Zander Lehmann Director: Brad Turner   Essential Plot Points: We start with an idealistic dream of Amberle’s, where she and Wil confess their feelings for each other whilst everything is bathed in golden sunlight. Until Wil transforms into the Dagda Mor and puts a dampener on the romance, that is. The changeling, disguised as King... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E05 “Reaper” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E05 “Reaper” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E05 “Reaper” REVIEW   Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm 
Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar Directors: Brad Turner   Essential Plot Points: We begin with a flashback to the death of Amberle’s father Aine. When gnomes stormed Arbolon 10 years ago, he tried to help defend the King, but was slaughtered in the process. The gnome responsible was locked away, and has been for the past 10 years. Meanwhile... 

The Shannara Chronicles S01E04 “Changeling” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S01E04 “Changeling” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E04 “Changeling” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm
 Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar 
Directors: Jonathan Liebesman   Essential Plot Points: Amberle takes on the Ellcrys’s trial, which involves having to kill a vision of someone she cares about to prove her commitment to her quest. Whilst at first this vision takes Lorin’s form, it quickly changes to Wil, who Amberle strikes down,... 

The Shannara Chronicles S1E03 “Fury” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S1E03 “Fury” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E03 “Fury” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar Directors: Jonathan Liebesman   Essential Plot Points: As the demon, a “Fury”, lunges for Amberle and Wil, Allanon jumps in to save the day, heroically killing it in two strikes. But he’s been gravely injured in the fight, and seems close to death. He gives Wil orders: keep Amberle safe and get her back... 

The Shannara Chronicles S1E02 “Chosen, Part 2” REVIEW

The Shannara Chronicles S1E02 “Chosen, Part 2” REVIEW
The Shannara Chronicles S01E02 “Chosen Part II” REVIEW Airing in the UK on 5Star on Thursdays at 9pm 
Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar Director: Jonathan Liebesman   Essential Plot Points: “The Four Lands is in great danger. Only the last son of Shannara can save it.” So says the druid Allanon after he finds Wil sleeping in the bath tub Eretria dumped him in. He doesn’t waste time revealing that it’s actually Wil himself... 
Copyright © 2016 MCM BUZZ – Movies, TV, Comics, Gaming, Anime, Cosplay News & Reviews