Homeland 4.11: Krieg Nicht Lieb

 Posted by on December 15, 2014 at 12:12 am  Homeland, Slideshow  4 Responses »
Dec 152014
 

Homeland Title Watch has not always been a rewarding game, but this week it’s Krieg Nicht Lieb: War, Not Love.

Previously On has Dar Adal (F. Murray Abraham) saying that “It’s a sentimental idea… that our people come before the mission.” That’s from the Season 3 finale, and is pure foreshadowing for a devastating final three seconds.

War, Not Love. Continue reading »

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Homeland 4.10: 13 Hours in Islamabad

 Posted by on December 7, 2014 at 10:56 pm  Homeland  9 Responses »
Dec 072014
 

Homeland 4.10 13 Hours in Islamabad: Peter Quinn

Homeland episode 4.10: 13 Hours in Islamabad, picked up where the cliffhanger from two weeks ago (There’s Something Else Going On) left off. The convoy containing Carrie Mathison and the just-freed Saul Berenson is under fire, the Taliban is in the process of breaking into and attacking the U.S. embasssy in Pakistan, Lockhart, head of the CIA, is a dick, and Duck Philips sucks. Continue reading »

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