The A.V. Club is recapping The Man In The High Castle

The Man In The High Castle delivers a tense and depressing season finale

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One question kept running through my head toward the end of The Man In The High Castle’s season finale, “Jahr Null”: Do these scenes belong in the same show? Early on we’re treated to the most spectacular science fiction sequence of the series as the massive Nazi machine designed to open the portal between worlds is…

The penultimate Man In The High Castle ends with a violent farewell

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The clock is running out on the season (and has completely run out for one character, but more on that later), and “Baku” provides what we more or less expect from a penultimate episode in the age of premium television. By the end, everything is in place for whatever finale fireworks are planned. Those will no doubt…

A quiet Man In The High Castle builds to an emotional gut-punch

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After all the fireworks of the previous episode, it’s not much of a surprise that “History Ends” eases back on the throttle quite a bit. It’s an hour full of quieter moments (at least until the end), some more effective than others. That’s largely dependent on how invested you are in the characters involved...but not…

The season's midpoint arrives with the most eventful Man In The High Castle ever

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One of the most evident changes in The Man In The High Castle this year is the accelerated pace. Several times this season I’ve been caught off guard by how quickly storylines have been resolved or twisted into intriguing new directions. Take all the action surrounding the Reich’s high command in this episode alone:…

Characters new and old mingle and conspire on The Man In The High Castle

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Films have been key to The Man In The High Castle since the first reel from another world was introduced at the very beginning, but they’ve never been as omnipresent as they are in “Sensô Kôi.” (I’d love to tell you what that means, but Google Translate has failed me.) Juliana is watching one set at Tagomi’s house,…

How does the cast of The Man In The High Castle play reprehensible characters honestly?

After a two-year hiatus, The Man In The High Castle, the alternate history, Axis-powers-won-World War II drama, returns to Amazon Prime today. Much of the cast plays characters who are Nazis, married to Nazis, or friends with Nazis, and, as a result, inhabiting these characters can be challenging. We spoke with stars…

Here’s how the dystopian world of The Man In The High Castle is brought to life

After a two-year hiatus, The Man In The High Castle, the alternate history, Axis-powers-won-World War II drama, returns to Amazon Prime on October 5. One of The Man In The High Castle’s biggest strengths is its ability to immerse viewers in the dystopian world of the Greater Nazi Reich, and that is in no small part…

The cast of The Man In The High Castle on how they resist immunity to Nazi imagery

After a two-year hiatus, The Man In The High Castle, the alternate history, Axis-powers-won-World War II drama, returns to Amazon Prime on October 5. Set in the fictional Greater Nazi Reich, the show has never exactly been shy about about its use of Nazi imagery—remember those MTA ads? For members of the cast, the…

Listen to Angel Olsen evoke Connie Francis for The Man In The High Castle

The Man In The High Castle’s ongoing Resistance Radio project has pissed off Trump supporters, and now its providing its listeners with some swell tunes. NPR debuted Angel Olsen’s cover of “Who’s Sorry Now” off Resistance Radio: The Man In The High Castle Album, a collection of classic songs covered by modern artists…

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