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Old 06-10-2014, 10:23 PM   #826
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Last episode was not the same without Cersei's pouting and pucking...she was probably sick during filming.



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Old 06-11-2014, 12:42 AM   #827
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Last episode was shit

Ygritte looks like Bianca from eastenders which ruins' her romance with Jon snow

Hilarious the kid with the toy bow kills her
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Old 06-11-2014, 06:24 PM   #828
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This would've worked for me as well

If they would've cut out the scene in which Jon described her to him at least, otherwise he probably would've realized it immediately.
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Old 06-11-2014, 07:01 PM   #829
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Surely I can't be the only one who thought she is a natural redhead? I am a bit disappointed now
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sansa doesn't have red pubes..... disappointing.
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Old 06-12-2014, 06:56 AM   #831
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Epic moment. FATALITY
It was completely unexpected, outstanding!

I liked the last episode very much, to be honest. A whole episode focusing on the battle was risky but it paid off. The cinematography was great considering it's a TV series. The giants looked very good.

And damn, Snow eventually showed he wasn't only a naïve, useless bastard. Good development of character.
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but this is what the book readers do. They don't blatantly say what will happen but they will put these little snide wink wink to other readers comments that they think are so clever that a non book reader will never figure out.
ok, so what will happen, since you are so clever and you figured out from my "hint"?

btw i didnt read the books, im just a trained scriptwriter
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but this is what the book readers do. They don't blatantly say what will happen but they will put these little snide wink wink to other readers comments that they think are so clever that a non book reader will never figure out.
It is annoying, and snobbish moreover. I'm a book reader and I told them so...but it's not like anyone cares about those not simultaneously updated to their level.

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This series is really declining big time. Last season was very strechy in its good moments, and this one is just boring. Characters are just one dimensional using catchphrases and literary gimmicks.
The "you know nothing Jon Snow" as Ygritte died was so stupid!

First rule of action scenes: if you don't care for the characters, then the action will be boring no matter how well executed. This episode suffered from that.
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I think a lot of it has to do with Jon's dumb grin which seemed a bit out of place to me, I could've done with a subtle smile there. Or perhaps that simply is his way of subtly smiling, in which case he can't be saved.
Jon's grin wasn't meant to be subtle, IMO. It's part of the developing moral ambiguity in his character, the way I see. He knows Ygritte fell for him, and he knows a smile can charm her enough to not kill him. Jon Snow's loyalty is only to Castle Black and his character now seems committed to any amount of fox-like diplomacy to keep Castle Black going. He's dropped way below the Kantian moral standard set by his father Ned Stark.

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Last episode was shit

Ygritte looks like Bianca from eastenders which ruins' her romance with Jon snow

Hilarious the kid with the toy bow kills her
It will be interesting to see if they will give this boy further role in the series, cause he wasn't there in the books.

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It was completely unexpected, outstanding!

I liked the last episode very much, to be honest. A whole episode focusing on the battle was risky but it paid off. The cinematography was great considering it's a TV series. The giants looked very good.

And damn, Snow eventually showed he wasn't only a naïve, useless bastard. Good development of character.
Neil Marshall seems a bit of an expert in directing action scenes. He also did Blackwater in Season 2.
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Indeed. Both episodes are in the Top 10 of the series, in my opion.
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Old 06-15-2014, 08:39 PM   #835
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I haven't read the books, so I don't know what to expect for the last episode of the 4th season.

I'mma be cliché, but I hope I'm going to be slayed.
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I haven't read the books, so I don't know what to expect for the last episode of the 4th season.

I'mma be cliché, but I hope I'm going to be slayed.
ive managed to completely avoid spoilers for this one. So I am juiced up. I was spoiled for about everything else big in the show thus far
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The finale sucked hard, they barely had any time for tyrion's escape. And they totally missed an opportunity to wow the audience with a twist that should've been the last scene.

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The last episode should be the best of this season.
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a twist that was in this one?
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