“Just so!” “Lord Snow” suffers from many of the same problems of the other early episodes of Game Of Thrones, where trying to produce an authentic adaptation of the novels and a coherent television show often clash. But you can … Continue reading
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Welcome to a new weekly feature, The Small Council, where the staff and contributors of Winter Is Coming discuss and debate questions the most pressing questions of Game Of Thrones and the Seven Kingdoms. This week, we’re asking Which character do you think … Continue reading
“The Kingsroad” has three interconnected themes running through it, making it arguably the most fascinating and pleasantly difficult episode of the early run of Game Of Thrones for experts, although it wasn’t for many of the newbies I knew watching … Continue reading
There’s reports out this afternoon that the Croatian Film Commission has done an about face on Cersei’s walk. Faced with the sudden bad press that they and the Church of St Nicholas were denying the show the ability to film a pivotal … Continue reading
Entertainment Weekly’s James Hibberd (warning: spoilers) is reporting that an essential fifth-season scene involving public nudity has had its filming issues resolved. The problems, according to earlier reports (warning: spoilers, TMZ), was that local church policies against “public displays of sexuality” in … Continue reading
There may be better pilots than “Winter Is Coming.” But there aren’t many that succeed with such a high degree of difficulty. It ain’t a perfect pilot, but it could have been much, much worse. “Winter Is Coming” has three … Continue reading
The Primetime Emmy Awards are tonight, and Game Of Thrones has a nearly full slate of nominations in the Drama categories: Outstanding Drama Series, Supporting Actress/Actor, Writing, and Direction—the only things missing are Lead Actress/Actor. With Game Of Thrones coming off … Continue reading
Here are a few new promo shots from season 3 that have popped up on HBO.com over the past week or two.
This is a nice sneak peek at one of the features I am really looking forward to on the season two DVD, the roundtable discussion featuring Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Michelle Fairley, Liam Cunningham, David Benioff and D.B. … Continue reading
Two instances of screen-capped comics (second one by Tomer Segal) based on one and the same sequence. Are there more? Using these particular frames seems like a seminal idea, hehe.
HBO revealed six character posters on their Facebook page the other day. Here is Robb, for starters, the rest are after the jump. At the same time, the character pages on HBO’s website have likewise been updated with new players … Continue reading
The Los Angeles Times Showtracker blog has published an interview with Game of Thrones costume designer Michele Clapton and also provided some great new photos from season two. Here is a snippet from the interview: How do the clothes change … Continue reading