FTWDTT 088 – Till Death (S7E5)
Talking Through Till Death
For this episode 88 of Fear the Walking Dead Talk Through, Kyle, Brian, and LT talk through Season 7 Episode 5 of Fear the Walking Dead, titled Till Death, which was written by Justin Boyd & Ashley Cardiff directed by Lennie James. We also discuss The World Beyond Season 2 Episode 7, Blood and Lies.
Let’s Get Ready to RRRumBlllleeeee!
This was a more humorous episode that brought us a new character Mickey ‘The Bride’ who escaped from the cage of Strand only to be found by the Dark Horses, aka Dwight and Sherry. That was the basis of this episode but there were some unsettling developments on where Strand is with his dictatorial new style in rebuilding his civilization. Some of us didn’t like seeing the Negan-like connection but it’s interesting to see this kind of development coming out of Strand. He’s not what we would think of as a cold-blooded killer but it seems that day has changed.
This is where we meet Mickey. And escapest from The Tower that Strand dangles in front of Dwight and Sherry as a means of entry into his humble abode. This leads to some fun comedic scenes but also some sad outcomes but in the end, we find out, from all the people that the due meet, that Padre seems to be on everyone’s mind. That is where we are left by the end of this episode and we hope that means closer to seeing Alicia and her whereabouts.
So enjoy as we discuss the rumble and tumble of Season 7 Episode 5 of Fear The Walking Dead, Till Death.
00:00:55 Before Episode Discussion
00:10:37 Episode Discussion
00:12:41 Awesome Sauce
00:27:16 Weak Sauce
00:50:37 What Sauce
01:02:22 Sad Sauce
01:22:26 World Beyond Feedback
02:06:35 News, Ratings and Info
02:19:17 Interact/Support to End
Ratings were up for Fear and a little down for World Beyond.
Ratings for S7E5 Till Death are up! A switch around where we were last week so that is good. Till Death got a 0.16 in the 18-49 demographic, with 931,000 thousand viewers, up from the S7E4 Breathe with Me, which got a 0.15 in the 18-49 demographic, with 733,000 thousand viewers. Talking Dead was not on and will most likely not be back until the finale. World Beyond S2E7 got a 0.09 with 490,000 thousand viewers up in viewership but down in ratings from S2E6 with 0.10 and 431,000 thousand viewers.
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