The End Of Captain Pretender; Sam Steps Up  | “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” Season 1: Episode 5 “Truth” Review

Spoilers ahead.  After the shocking ending of Episode 4, in which John Walker (Wyatt Russell), the illegitimate, government-sponsored replacement Captain America, killed a Flag Smasher with the Captain America shield while being filmed, it was clear that his Captain America days were numbered. So numbered in fact, after Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes... Continue Reading →

Nobody Likes The New Guy | “The Falcon and the Winter Solider” Season 1: Episode 2 “The Star Spangled Man” Review

Last week's episode ended with the huge reveal that the U.S. government has replaced Steve Rogers with John Walker (Wyatt Russell) as Captain America, inspiring a predictable and clearly intentional backlash against the character, as it goes not only against the wishes of Rogers, but also his chosen successor, Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie) AKA The... Continue Reading →

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