Outlander S2 Epi9 – Je Suis Prest (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi9 – Je Suis Prest  Directed by Philip John      Written by Matthew B. Roberts Starz/TV Synopsis Claire and Jamie reunite with the Lallybroch and MacKenzie men as they train for war, but Jamie’s power struggles with Dougal and Claire’s personal battle with her memories of WWII weigh upon them. JE SUIS PREST We all know that Jamie’s clan motto, Je … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi9 – Je Suis Prest (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi8

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair Directed by Mike Barker    Written by Anne Kenney We wondered last week if the title card would change; and, we were glad to see that it had. The French version title card from all the previous episodes is replaced with the drums and bagpipes version of The Skye Boat Song, the full English lyrics and … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi8

Outlander S2 Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair (Title Analysis) ~ via STARZ Directed by Mike Barker    Written by Anne Kenney Starz/TV Synopsis Claire and Jamie attempt to elicit support from Jamie’s grandsire, Lord Lovat; Colum MacKenzie arrives with plans of his own; Lord Lovat makes moves to advance his own interests. FOX’S LAIR A fox’s lair is nothing more than its dwelling or … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair (Title Analysis)

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)

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 Epi5 – Untimely Resurrection (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi4 – Untimely Resurrection (Title Analysis) Directed by Douglas Mackinnon and Written by Richard Kahan This should be another epic episode. Just from the title, we all know who, not what, the Untimely Resurrection is!  Who else would come back to life when Claire and Jamie least expect it? Plus, with Claire telling Jamie the last episode that Black Jack Randall is … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi5 – Untimely Resurrection (Title Analysis)

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)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions This conversation is between Blacklanderz Lorinda and her husband Bruce.  Lorinda has read the books; Bruce has not. Edited by Vida. Last week in Epi2, we were introduce to some of the key characters that will play major roles in S3 of Outlander.  This episode also introduces some other key characters and we get to … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3