“Chernobyl” Episode 3 review

Title: "Open Wide, O Earth" Written by Craig Mazin Directed by Johan Renck The third episode of HBO's miniseries Chernobyl takes on a slower, less suspenseful pace. It opens with a continuation of last week's cliffhanger, where three plant workers complete a suicide mission that will prevent a far more severe second explosion. But tests … Continue reading “Chernobyl” Episode 3 review

“Chernobyl” Episode 2 Review by Nathan Blake

Title: "Please Remain Calm" Written by: Craig Mazin Directed by: Johan Renck "We're asking for your permission to kill three men." -Valery Legasov After the chaos in last week's premiere, "Chernobyl" begins to look at the larger picture outside the nuclear plant as civilians are evacuated from Pripyat, scientists and political leaders come to terms … Continue reading “Chernobyl” Episode 2 Review by Nathan Blake