A Second Helping of Hannibal!
Wherein Beth and Matt further engage Ro, particularly to contrast Hannibal‘s relationship arcs with those of Supernatural, Avengers: Endgame, and Sherlock. Nice Links: Supernatural Avengers: Endgame Sherlock The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Blood, Sweat & Chrome: The Wild and True Story of Mad Max: Fury Road Mad Max: Fury Road The Hunt #fannibalsinbloom #HannibalEvents...
Wherein Beth and Matt welcome culture critic and friend to all Fannibals, Rotem Rusak! In part 1 of our discussion, we cover Digestivo at length, learn why it's Ro's favorite, and give Chiyo a chance.
Wherein Beth and Matt welcome our first known listener, @peacecraft, and cover such varied topics as anime, the Hannibal cast reunion, and, of course, William Petersen's beach attire.
Wherein Beth and Matt discuss what makes a good series finale, and how some other's we've known compare to The Wrath of the Lamb. (Spoiler: Wrath ranks highly.) Shows that we'll really, really spoil include: The Sopranos, Battlestar Galactica, Mad Men, Lost, The Leftovers, The Thing, Mad Men, Angel, and Six Feet Under.
Wherein Beth and Matt welcome cross-stitch enthusiast, fondant sculptor, and friend of the show, Withering Slights! Also known as Charlotte, she joins to discuss the difference between fandom and obsession, Gillian Anderson's many modes, genre swim trunks, cupcakes, Star Wars, and where Will and Hannibal might go from here.
Wherein Beth and Matt ask some big questions: Should they have kissed? What do we want from season 4? Why do we like Hannibal anyway? And how does it apply to our lives?
Wherein Beth and Matt gather themselves and approach their second viewing, ponder Francis' liberation, and contemplate the eternal mingling of Hannibal and Will's molecules. We also take side trips to Sicily, Wuthering Heights, and Stonehenge (where the demon's dwell).
Wherein Beth and Matt find Will harder to read than ever, revisit Faust, and Matt gets a lump (not a sum) in his throat while doing the recap.
Wherein Beth and Matt pick things up from Chilton's kidnapping and refuse to let Will off the hook.
Wherein Beth and Matt admit that it's going to take three parts to discuss this episode. Bluebeard and Paradise Lost figure heavily. It's the penultimate, people.