Game of Thrones Memory Lane 508: Hardhome

Game of Thrones has had more than its fair share of riveting battle sequences, marrying dramatic weight with tremendous production values – but, even more impressively, it’s also had a good run of battle episodes. “Blackwater” (episode 209) is a taut, all-encompassing narrative rollercoaster, changing in a heartbeat the characters’ fates – and the larger […]

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Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 9 – The Dance of Dragons – Open Chat

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 9: “The Dance of Dragons” Writers: David Benioff & D.B. Weiss Director: David Nutter Runtime: 53 minutes Content Warnings: TV-MA: Adult Content, Adult Language Synopsis: Stannis confronts a troubling decision. Jon returns to the Wall. Mace visits the Iron Bank. Arya encounters someone from her past. Dany reluctantly oversees a traditional celebration of […]

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Go behind the scenes of “Hardhome” with this new bonus video

The most recent episode of Game of Thrones contained a terrifying attack at Hardhome that took weeks to film. A new bonus featurette from HBO takes us behind the scenes of the episode with insightful commentary from writers David Benioff and D.B.Weiss, director Miguel Sapochnik, actors Kit Harington, Kristofer Hivju, Birgitte Hjort Sorenson, Ben Crompton, […]

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