+ Reply to Thread
Page 23 of 23 FirstFirst ... 1314151617181920212223
Results 221 to 226 of 226
Like Tree44Likes

Thread: Arrow - CW

  1. #221
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 5 Episode 23 - "Lian Yu" - May 24, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o....E2.80.9317.29

    Oliver recruits Slade, who no longer hates him due to the Mirakuru completely out of his system. Harkness is revealed to be allegiant to Chase. Oliver's party frees Felicity, Thea, Curtis and Samantha, locking Evelyn. Oliver tasks Malcolm to take Felicity's party to Chase's plane in order to escape Lian Yu. Before separating, Felicity kisses Oliver. His party manages to free John, Rene, Dinah and Quentin, who knocks Black Siren unconscious while Nyssa defeats Talia. Meanwhile, Thea sets foot on a landmine. Malcolm quickly takes her place and tells the others to escape, using the mine to seemingly kill himself and Harkness when he arrives. Felicity's party reaches the plane, but learns that the whole island is rigged with C4, which will explode upon Chase's death. Oliver tasks John to lead the others to Felicity's party and escape while the former captures Chase on a boat and frees William, who has learned his relation to Oliver and discovers that his father is the Green Arrow. The plane is revealed to have been sabotaged by Chase. Oliver tells the others to run to a ship on the eastern shore. Chase kills himself, with the island completely exploding, and the others' fates unknown as Oliver and William watch in horror despite being with each other. In flashbacks, Oliver kills Kovar and his men, reaching the boat in time and calling Moira.
    The finale is done. In one sense it was good and in another I felt the season spent WAAAAAY too much time on Adrian Chase and Ollie agonizing about his father and feeling guilty. Thankfully Slade had some common sense stuff to say in regards to Ollie having Survivor's Guilt and having to forgive himself.

    Do I think Malcolm is dead? No. I would not be surprised if he pulled Boomerang onto the land-mine as it exploded after all Malcolm Merlyn is not called the Magician for nothing.

    Considering how big the island of Lian Yu is it would have taken a year or two to completely cover it in C4 explosives. Just saying and it would have cost millions and probably put them on several agencies radar.
    zookeepertx likes this.
    No goat killers on my island.

  2. #222
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 6 Episode 1 - "Fallout" - October 12, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...n_6_.282017.29

    In flashbacks, Slade heads to the A.R.G.U.S. ship alone while the others take refuge in the plane. Samantha runs off to find William, with Thea following her. John's right pectoral muscles are injured while rescuing Felicity. Oliver finds Thea in critical condition, and a dying Samantha asks him to look after William. Dinah and Quentin are attacked by Laurel, whom he shoots. She is later saved by an unknown man. In the present, Thea is still comatose and William blames Oliver for Samantha's death. Laurel and her mercenary team attack the SCPD station. During another confrontation, John accidentally wounds Rene due to his injury. Determining Laurel will next attack City Hall, Team Arrow sets a trap. However, Laurel's gang attacks the hideout instead, but are driven off by Team Arrow. Quentin's reluctance to harm Laurel further allows her to escape. Oliver arranges another hearing for Rene to reclaim his daughter. Curtis discovers that Laurel stole a prototype T-sphere. Slade tells Oliver that he is traveling to Calgary to find his son, advising him to choose between vigilantism and William. Oliver and William reconcile slightly, even as pictures of Oliver wearing the Green Arrow suit leak to the media.
    Actually it was a good episode, the only incredibly stupid thing I saw was Samantha (William's mother, Ollie's old girlfriend) run off into the woods, just as they were found out the entire island had been wired to blow up and as they ran toward the plane seeking shelter. Seriously, safe yourself then look for your kid, you are not the Flash and cannot find anyone on the island in the 2 seconds you had. Not only did Samantha kill herself she managed to take Thea with her. Both incredibly stupid. Not sad thinking Thea dead except for Ollie brooding and feeling guilty about it. But now we know Thea is alive and Ollie is feeling guilty and brooding about it.

    Slade alive and not if not best bud at least on friendly terms with Ollie.

    I luv it how just by surviving and being the good guy folks blame you for everything. So I suppose we sheeple should just roll over and let the bad guys stomp all over us and take everything we have and work for because if we stand up to them all the good guys will then blame all the bad that happens in their lives on us. Sheesh!
    No goat killers on my island.

  3. #223
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 6 Episode 2 "Tribute" - October 19, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...n_6_.282017.29

    Oliver publicly denies being the Green Arrow, facing an investigation by FBI agent Samanda Watson along with William's concerns of losing him. Anatoli and his men kidnap a group of Markovian delegates, demanding ransom. Believing Anatoli leaked the photo, Felicity and Curtis work on discrediting it while tracking the hostages, three of whom Team Arrow saves while Anatoli escapes with one. Anatoli tells Oliver that he needs to convince the Bratva that the former is not weak and is no longer friends with Oliver, injecting the hostage with a toxin which will kill him soon. Detecting the toxin and acquiring the antidote, Oliver injects it to the hostage, whom Anatoli kills anyway. He escapes after telling Oliver that he did not leak the photo, for which the media acquires evidence from an "anonymous source" that is fake. However, Watson tells Oliver that she will continue investigating him. As John prepares to tell Oliver about his degenerative nerve damage, the latter convinces him to wear the Green Arrow mantle, deciding to choose William over vigilantism.
    Interesting John is now the Green Arrow.

    Felicity and Curtis, business partners. I did like in the previous episode they touched upon the issue of earning a living and being a superhero/vigilante. Oliver's family is rich. John's wife works and is the Director of ARGUS, Rene works for the Mayor as does Quentin, and Dinah is a police detective. Curtis is newly divorced and Felicity's severance package from Palmer Tech is probably gone.
    Last edited by Bearcata; 10-28-2017 at 07:37 PM.
    No goat killers on my island.

  4. #224
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 6 Episode 3 "Next of Kin" - October 26, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...n_6_.282017.29

    Team Arrow arrests Faust, with John refusing to shoot arrows. The City Council begins drafting a tighter anti-vigilante bill. Telling Dinah that he has overcome his tremors, John is revealed to have leadership problems when rogue CIA operatives begin hunting down a former member in order to silence him. Rene asks Oliver to return to the team. The latter has Felicity help William with his mathematics test while convincing John of his competence. Team Arrow tracks down a rogue group of mercenaries led by Onyx Adams to a hotel and engages them, defeating them all and saving the civilians from a biological weapon. With no way to stop the bill, Oliver converts it to a city-wide referendum. Watson begins suspecting John, who receives an arrow-firing crossbow invented by Felicity and Curtis. Oliver resumes his relationship with her while John is revealed to be injecting drugs to control his tremors.
    Continued build up to the new team dynamics, worried a bit for John with his tremors and now revealed drug use.

    Scenes between Felicity and Oliver are going well, intimate without the sex.

    Like the scenes of Dinah training, she can whip a mean stick. Also like her interaction with John, one mature warrior to another.
    No goat killers on my island.

  5. #225
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 6 Episode 4 "Reversal" - November 2, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...n_6_.282017.29

    Laurel begins killing seemingly unimportant individuals while Felicity is approached by Alena, who tells her that Cayden James is planning something with hundreds of millions of casualties worldwide. They meet black market dealer "Amnesiac" to buy a "ghost drive". Feeling concerned, Oliver intervenes and attacks the thugs, angering Felicity, who steals the drive. Team Arrow tracks down Laurel to Felicity's apartment, with Laurel revealed to be working for James, who tasks his men to kill Felicity and Alena, who is critically shot during the rescue by Team Arrow. Felicity learns that James has stolen the victims' fingerprints, necessary to enter the International Domain Name Directory (IDND), the global internet infrastructure. Believing that James intends to destroy the internet, Team Arrow attacks his party at the IDND, where Felicity manages to breach through the firewall to stop James' apparent attack. She adds Alena for her startup, calling it Helix and intending to mass produce her spinal implant. James is revealed to have intentionally lured Felicity into breaking the firewall so that he can have secret access and cover his tracks. He provides Laurel with a device to stop tracking by Curtis. Slade calls Oliver and asks his help.
    Luv'ed the role reversal between Felicity and Oliver, also nice to see the episode a bit more team centric and not so much Oliver.

    Poor Felicity everyone keeps using her.

    Overall good episode.
    No goat killers on my island.

  6. #226
    Read The Clue Bearcata's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Edge of the Beltway
    Posts
    20,902

    Re: Arrow - CW

    Season 6 Episode 5 "Deathstroke Returns" - November 9, 2017

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...n_6_.282017.29

    Slade asks Oliver to help him find his son, who's being held in jail. The two meet up with an old acquaintance of Slade, who provides them with the information they need. When they get to the prison, Slade instructs Oliver to find his son, Joe, then get him out of there, as he knows Joe will not want to see him, despite Oliver's objections. Slade engages the security, known as the Jackals, in combat, where he discovers his acquaintance is actually a member of them. When Slade demands they release Joe, he reveals it's not that easy as their boss is Joe himself. Dinah saves a politician from a sniper attack by Vigilante, as the politician supports the Anti-vigilante bill. Dinah later saves her again, and unleashes her Canary Cry on Vigilante who removes his mask, revealing he is actually Dinah's old partner Vincent Sobel, thought long dead. He later attempts another assassination attempt at a TV interview, but is once again met by Dinah and shot in the head by an officer. Vincent reveals the Particle Accelerator changed him as well, and claims he didn't tell Dinah he was alive, as he believes their work as cops had become ineffective. Dinah allows him to flee.
    Always luv to see Manu Bennett aka Deathstroke aka Slade Wilson. Liked seeing him work with Ollie. Nice balance with the Slade and son flashbacks and with Ollie and his son.

    FBI lady is interviewing/interrogating all of Ollie's circle, and Curtis is jealous because he has not been interviewed.
    No goat killers on my island.

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.