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
I started watching this again on the weekend. I’m not that impressed, ever since they have been caught at the farm. It’s actually gotten somewhat boring.
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The Hershel clan feeds their walkers.
Maggie implores Glenn to keep her dad’s secret stash of walkers secret. Glenn says that he sucks at keeping secrets. He asks Lori if she’s told Rick about her pregnancy. She says no.
Some of the women want to join the range practice. After what happened last time, he will confirm this with Hershel.
Shane sees Carl carrying a gun. He wants to learn how to shoot. Lori is against it. Rick convinces her otherwise.
Glenn stays at camp with Dale. He immediately tells Dale about both secrets. Dale goes to talk with Hershel. He believes that the walkers are people. His wife and step-son are in there. He asks Dale to keep it quiet.
Lori learns from Hershel that he expects them to leave pretty soon. She takes it up with Rick.
Dale talks with Lori about her baby. Lori asks Glenn to make another run into town. A walker attacks Maggie and Glenn has to take it out to save her. He uses a knife, and strangely isn’t covered in blood after the fact.
Lori actually asked Glenn to get some abortion pills for her. Maggie is super pissed. She’s also pissed because his friends don’t take him seriously. He’s brave and resourceful, and all he’s good for is running errands and walker bait. She kisses him.
Shane and Andrea go looking for Sophia. They end up fighting their way out. They have sex in the car later on.
When they come back, Dale smells something wrong and tells Shane to leave.
Rick discovers Lori’s pills and takes it up with her. She threw up the pills.
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