Review: The Vampire Diaries, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

I haven’t discussed the last two episodes of The Vampire Diaries here on the blog, but you probably don’t have to make much of a guess about how they were received in the Barker Complex. If anyone was concerned about how Stefan’s departure from Mystic Falls would be handled, you’re probably laughing at your past … Continue reading Review: The Vampire Diaries, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

The Vampire Diaries, “By The Light of The Moon”

As the final episode of 2010, "By The Light of The Moon" isn't the most exciting effort of The Vampire Diaries' second season. In fact, it's fairly timid compared to some of the crazy episodes we've seen this season. However, Mike Daniels' script does a really smart thing by building the entire episode around what … Continue reading The Vampire Diaries, “By The Light of The Moon”

The Vampire Diaries, “Plan B”

Though I think this season is off to a slightly rocky start, I have to admit, I totally missed not having The Vampire Diaries in my life last week, and that's probably a bigger sign of its quality than anything else, especially on a jam-packed Thursday night. Thankfully, tonight's episode, "Plan B," is probably the … Continue reading The Vampire Diaries, “Plan B”

The Vampire Diaries, “Killed or Be Killed”

Apologies for not writing up last week's Vampire Diaries (again, at Flow), but I found "Memory Lane" to be a really great episode, perhaps the best of the season. It was only a matter of time before Katherine was humanized a little bit and frankly, I'm glad it happened sooner rather than later. I also … Continue reading The Vampire Diaries, “Killed or Be Killed”