‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5, Episode 5: “Kill the Boy” Reaction

game-of-thrones-kill-the-boy-harington

Reek-it rhymes with week, which is about how long it took me to finish this episode because my six-month old puppy Fredo┬áreacted and responded in kind and unceasingly to the dogs barking in the Winterfell kennel scene where Sansa is “reintroduced” to Theon/Reek. But when I could actually hear the soundtrack over little Fredo’s incessant barking, I really enjoyed this episode, especially the Winterfell content. I think Iwan Rheon gets Ramsay just right in the way that he’s threatening, odd, off-putting, and totally unhinged without being over the top and cartoonish. He goes right up to the line and stops exactly where he needs to.

Continue reading