Category: Heroes

What happens when disparate people from all corners of the world discover they have super-powers? Well, you get Heroes, an ambitious NBC drama that managed to go from bona fide hit to source of endless derision in just a few years. Dimitri has reviewed every episode in the tail of the show’s fourth and final season.

Posted in Heroes Verdict: 3.5

Heroes 4.12: Upon This Rock

I kind of like this one. Heroes is a peculiar show in that most of it consists of buildup, which means our enjoyment of every episode

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Posted in Heroes Verdict: 2.0

Heroes 4.13: Let It Bleed

Aw, and we were off to such a great start. One of the most frustrating things about this season of Heroes is the characters’ tendency

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Heroes 4.14: Close to You

It’s ironic, really. In the last couple years, my biggest qualm with Heroes has been its frantic pace, which gave the characters so little time

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Posted in Heroes Verdict: 3.5

Heroes 4.15: Pass/Fail

As its title indicates, “Pass/Fail” is all about being put to the test: Hiro’s resolve is tested in his coma dream; Sylar tests Claire to work out

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Heroes 4.16: The Art of Deception

Oh, I get where they’re going with this. Except for the first, every season of Heroes so far has suffered from all the characters making implausible decisions just so their arc

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Heroes 4.17: The Wall

What the devil happened? The last two chapters, flawed as they were, had such a strong sense of purpose I was actually excited again about where

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Heroes 4.18: Brave New World

Brace yourselves, folks. This is going to be a long one. I’m irrationally fond of season finales that can double as series conclusions. As a general rule

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