Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary Directed by Philip John      Written by Anne Kenney & Ira Steven Behr Starz/TV Synopsis Jamie pulls out all stops in an effort in turn the Jacobite army away from impending slaughter at Culloden Moor, while Claire comforts the ailing Alex Randall; and Alex devises an outrageous plan to save his child’s mother. THE HAIL MARY In a … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary (Title Analysis)

Outlander: 14 Performers on 2016 Emmy Awards Ballot

14 Performances – Emmy Ballots! Out of 14, they HAVE to win some of them! Right?? Well, the Academy surely won’t be able to say that didn’t know anything about Outlander. See submissions below – some may contain *spoilers*. Good Luck. Fingers Crossed. Tùlach Àrd! SAM HEUGHAN – James Alexander Malcolm MacKenzie Fraser Best Drama Actor CAITRIONA BALFE – Claire Randall Fraser Best Drama Actress … Continue reading Outlander: 14 Performers on 2016 Emmy Awards Ballot

‘Outlander’ Boss Responds to Rape Backlash and Explains Major Book Change

This is a really good interview The Hollywood Reporter had with Ron D. Moore about Epis7 and 8. Must read. I went with what I thought was enough to convey the horror of it without lingering in it and making it too gratuitous. ~ Ron D. Moore, They Hollywood Reporter There’s been a lot of controversy from viewers over how much of Black Jack Randall’s … Continue reading ‘Outlander’ Boss Responds to Rape Backlash and Explains Major Book Change

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi7

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi7 – Faith Directed by Metin Hüseyin        Written by Toni Graphia I knew where the story was headed, and I knew that Toni was writing it, and Toni has such a beautiful, poetic way with her writing. I knew that it was going to be in very safe hands. So when I first got the script, I mean, I cried. … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi7

Outlander S2 Epi7 – Faith (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi7 – Faith (Title Analysis) Directed by Metin Hüseyin      Written by Toni Graphia Starz/TV Synopsis Doctors at L’Hopital Des Anges try to save Claire’s life and that of her unborn child; and King Louis accuses two men of practicing the dark arts.    What is faith? Faith is confidence or trust in a person or thing; or the observance of an obligation … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi7 – Faith (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi6

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi6 – Best Laid Schemes . . . Directed by Metin Hüseyin            Written by Matthew B. Roberts This conversation is between Blacklanderz Vida and Iris. Iris has not read the book. Edited by Vida. Just as we did last week, we wanted to add some of The Hollywood Reporter’s interview with Matthew B. Roberts to add insight into his mindset … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi6

Outlander S2 Epi6 – Best Laid Schemes (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi6 – Best Laid Schemes (Title Analysis) Directed by Metin Hüseyin      Written by Matthew B. Roberts Explosives are abound, literally and figuratively, with this upcoming episode. Anytime I hear best laid schemes, I always think something will go awry. In the Outlander world, nothing e-v-e-r goes according to plans. Starz/TV Synopsis Jamie and Claire use her medical knowledge to come up with a scheme … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi6 – Best Laid Schemes (Title Analysis)

Outlander: Tobias Menzies on why Black Jack is so obsessed with Jamie

Entertainment Weekly interviewed Tobias Menzies about the latest episode (S2 Epi5 – Untimely Resurrection) and Black Jack’s obsession with Jamie. *Spoiler – If you haven’t seen the episode, stop here!* S2 Epi5 – Untimely Resurrection: In tonight’s episode of Outlander on Starz, Claire Fraser’s worst nightmare is realized when she lays eyes again on Capt. Jonathan “Black Jack” Randall (Tobias Menzies), the man who savagely raped her husband Jamie back in … Continue reading Outlander: Tobias Menzies on why Black Jack is so obsessed with Jamie

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi5

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep5 – Untimely Resurrection Directed by Douglas Mackinnon    Written by Richard Kahan This conversation is between Blacklanderz Vida and Iris. Iris has not read the book. Edited by Vida. We also inserted parts of an interview Variety had with Sam, Tobias and Cait that shed insight into their characters this episode. Vida: This episode had it all! I will have to … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi5

Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! – Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis) All book readers know where we are in the story. Although Claire, Jamie and Murtagh are in Paris to thwart the Bonnie Prince’s desire to form a rebellion, wage a war – he thinks he will win – and be anointed on the throne, there are other things that will blindside them along the way. Starz/TV Synopsis … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis)