The Walking Dead Vatos S01E04 (AMC)

The Walking Dead intertitle, via Wikipedia

The Walking Dead tells the story of the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse; it follows a small group of survivors traveling across the desolate USA in search of a new home away from the shuffling hordes of the undead. The group is led by Rick Grimes, who was a police officer in the old world. As their situation grows more and more grim, the group’s desperation to survive pushes them to the brink of humanity. At every turn they are faced with unspeakable horrors, both from those who are dead, and from the scattered remains of a struggling human populace.


I don’t know what it is with the series on AMC, but they definitely have interesting ideas. This show is based upon a comic books, and I enjoyed watching the show. It reminds me of a lot of zombie movies, so it’s not revolutionary, but I did have fun.

Warning: spoilers ahead

Some reviewers are raving about the show. While the show is interesting, it’s by no means something new. However, it’s good that it’s based upon characters, which is a definite plus. I’ll be watching this show.

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Back on the top of the building, Merle’s brother is freaking out. They are trying to find him. They go into the adjacent building and find out what Merle’s has been up to. He killed some zombies and cauterized his wound. Glenn wants to go out alone with Darryl. Rick isn’t happy about it, but his plan makes sense. They proceed with the plan. While Glenn goes for the guns, some teenager comes out of the woodwork and starts shouting at Darryl. Some more dudes come out and start punching him. They find Glenn and take him hostage. They left the bag of guns. Rick and TDog come running and help Darryl out. They’ve also got a hostage.

They go see the gang. They want the bag of guns and the little douchebag. They go back with some guns and there is a standoff. They find out that the gang is helping some old people. After seeing this, Rick hands off some guns to them. When they go back to the van, they find it gone. Rick thinks that Merle took it. Darryl says that he’s going to be raising hell at camp.

Two women are in a canoe fishing. They sound like sisters. They were born 12 years apart. They are fishing for supper. The old guy at camp is keeping a watch on the people in the caravan. One of them is digging a grave. The sisters come back with a lot of fish. Old guy goes to see digging guy and offers him some water, but he refuses. Old guy tells the others that they might have a problem with the digging guy. Shane and a delegation go to see Jim. They want him to stop digging. He persists in digging. It makes everyone upset. Whatever. Shane tries to take it away and then tackles him.

Zombies attack Ed and one of the sisters. There are more around. Rick and his gang arrive in time to save most of them. Their numbers have been thinned out.

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