TV Analysis: The Walking Dead – What’s missing?
I’ve wanted to write this article ever since the first episode of season four aired. Out of the many shows I watch, “The Walking Dead” has always been a show that I highly anticipated week after week. I’ve expressed my extreme disappointment with the season three finale, but this isn’t about that anymore. There is something wrong with this show; something missing. I’ve discussed it with many fans and have read many forums to figure out what it is. I wrote two full-pages recently (much more than what my usual articles go for), only to realize that I still hadn’t answered the question – what’s missing?
Sunday night millions of viewers sat down to watch “The Walking Dead,” it has broken records with its ratings and is put into high regard in the pop culture community. I’ve never loved it, as many do, but there have been moments (mostly in season one and first half season three) that the show has left my jaw on the floor and I was thirsty for more. I have no anticipation now, just hope, hope that whatever is broken can be fixed, and (one of) the greatest comic-series that I have personally read can have an adaptation worthy of it. Continue reading