Westworld: A Good Show That Should Be Epic

Pop Culture Uncovered

When I reviewed the pilot episode of HBO’s latest grandiose series, WestworldI predicted great things to come. We are now through six episodes, and while the show is breathtaking from a cinematography view point, the acting is spot on, the premise is enticing, and DAMN there is a lot of nudity, it just feels like something is missing. Perhaps it is my own personal let down from the past season of Game of Thrones,  where every episode built on each other to end in a crescendo that left me on the edge of my seat. Perhaps it is the fact that outside Maeve (the amazing Thandie Newton) and Dolores (the genuinely likable Evan Rachel Wood), the characters are for the most part deplorable. Let’s take a look where we stand so far.

The Man in Black

Ed Harris knows how to play a baddie. From his rustic look…

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