“Strangers” was a much quieter episode than the season 5 premiere, but that didn’t make it any less bonkers. In fact, the quiet moments only made every moment more tension-filled. Every time the characters slow-mo walked through the covered woods, there was an ominous feeling following them with each step. As Season 4 taught us, there’s no safety, not even for a minute. And last week’s episode left a couple of hanging threads that come back to haunt our survivors in a major way.
The end of “No Sanctuary” was packed with beautiful, long-awaited reunions, from Carol and Daryl to the Grimes boys and Judith. The beginning of “Strangers” follows up with those reunions throughout the episode. Rick and Tara have a short discussion in which is subtly forgives her for her part in th...
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