Review: The Bitch Is Back: Grimm 2.12: Season of the Hexenbiest

This entry is part 12 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

“Oh! There is a terrible witch in that house who spewed her poison over me and scratched me with her long fingernails.”

[spoilers ahead]

Recap: For this final episode of the year, we see this quote right over the exterior of the spice shop. Of course, considering how we left things last time, does starting anywhere ELSE make sense?

We start with a …

JHaneyReview: The Bitch Is Back: Grimm 2.12: Season of the Hexenbiest

Review: Countdown to Doomsday: Grimm 2.11: To Protect and Serve Man

This entry is part 11 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

“The beast was simply the Call of the Wild personified…which some natures hear to its own destruction.”

[spoilers ahead]

Recap: We see this quote on the backdrop of a squad car that looks like it’s pushing Mach 3. Then we get an audio of word over the radio of a disturbance. The car (designated ‘Unit 18′) copies and pulls up at the site …

JHaneyReview: Countdown to Doomsday: Grimm 2.11: To Protect and Serve Man

Review: Crossing the Line: Grimm 2.10: The Hour of Death

This entry is part 10 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

“And branded upon the beast, the mark of his kin. For none shall live whom they have seen.”

Recap: This cheery little quasi-Biblical quote is accompanied by a closeup of a blowtorch massaging just such a brand. Finally – a screensaver shot that actually looks like it’s relevant to the upcoming plotline!

In the early morning, Nick is having a dream…of the memory …

JHaneyReview: Crossing the Line: Grimm 2.10: The Hour of Death

Review: Tears on A River: Grimm 2.09: La Llorona

This entry is part 9 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

[spoilers ahead]

“On many a dark night, people would see her walking along the riverbank and crying for her children.”

Recap: Okay, by now, we should know the second season’s routine down to a fine science. We get yet ANOTHER quick recap before the quote, our most extensive one, yet. This one covers the broad strokes of Hank being invited to the trailer, …

JHaneyReview: Tears on A River: Grimm 2.09: La Llorona

Review: Internal Combustion: Grimm 2.08: The Other Side

This entry is part 8 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

[Major spoilers ahead]

“I thought of making myself a beautiful wooden marionette. It must be wonderful, one that can dance, fence and turn somersaults.”

As has been usual of late, we get a quick recap of relevant events. This time, it’s all about Renard and Erik’s sibling rivalry, Renard’s kiss cure of Juliette, Catherine’s little pre-mortem chat about Portland’s Prince with Mom, and …

JHaneyReview: Internal Combustion: Grimm 2.08: The Other Side