Tagged: Blair Redford

The Gifted Surprises by Breaking From its Own Formula

The Gifted does a lot of things right. It has consistently great action, surprisingly cool special effects and a fun, fast-paced story that pulls the audience through its first season. It also has a […]
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The Gifted Forgets to Use its Gifts in Teen Romance Episode

The Gifted’s biggest strength in its first season has been its fast, exciting pace. Even when the dialog wasn’t so great, even when it didn’t develop its characters all the way, every episode […]
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The Gifted’s Greatest Mutant Power is Teen Angst

For the last two episodes, The Gifted has been dragging out its biggest mystery. Why are there mutants fighting for the Sentinels? For two episodes in a row now, we’ve seen Eclipse and his crew […]
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Heists Are Cool, Mutant Heists Are Cooler on The Gifted

Who doesn’t love a good heist story? You spend the entire episode (or movie) building up to a massive multi-front set piece. Usually something goes wrong, and how easily the team adapts depends […]
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