Episode 261 – I Kill You, That’s How This Ends

Episodes discussed: Angel 5×19 Time Bomb and The Fades Episode  4

Time Stamp: Fades starts 1:03:20

Time Bomb

Written by Ben Edlund; Directed by Vern Gillum

Illyria explodes and time unravels. Discussion points include:

  • Rescuing Gunn
  • Imposter syndrome
  • The demonic messiah
  • “No master but your own ambition”
  • Unstuck in time
  • Angel’s executive decision
The Fades Episode 4

Written by Jack Thorne; Directed by Tom Shankland

A brain-dead Paul awakens as a Fade. Discussion points include:

  • Mark and Sarah
  • Family grief
  • Paul is (mostly) dead
  • Reborn in blood
  • Trust and betrayal
  • Paul’s resurrection

Next time: The Fades Episode 5 and Angel 5×20 The Girl in Question.

About Katherine Sas

Graduate of Messiah College and Signum University with degrees in literature. I'm a student of the imaginative literature, TV, and film, particularly Tolkien and the Inklings, Doctor Who, and the fairy tale tradition.

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