Television Review: BLACK SAILS [S2 E2-E4]

BLACK SAILS [S2 E2-E4] Aired: January 31, 2015 – February 14, 2015 Produced By: Michael Bay Directed By: Clark Johnson / Stefan Schwartz Starring: Toby Stephens, Hannah New, Luke Arnold Website: IMDB Score: 6/9 Hammers Even though I am dismissive about large swathes of the Starz show Black Sails, this does not mean it does not have the possibility to ensnare attention. By the first couple episodes of the second season, the characters, in all of their misadventures, become comforting if anything because they never change. What evolution occurs, does…

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review: BLACK SAILS [S02E01]

BLACK SAILS [S2E1] Aired: January 25, 2014 Produced By: Michael Bay Directed By: Steve Boyum Starring: Toby Stephens, Hannah New, Luke Arnold Website: IMDB Score: 5/9 Hammers [yop_poll id=”48″] I completely forgot I had watched the entire first Season of Black Sails until Brendan, the editor, told me about Season 2. I believe this is standard practice to release one season in a year, but the space between the close of Black Sails Season 1 and the premiere of Season 2 feels like an eternity. If I remember correctly I…

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