Tag Archives: ‘Outlander’

How Outlander Season 4 Is Dealing With The Novel's Rape Scene

For a show largely known for its love story, gorgeous actors, and breathtaking landscapes, Outlander has never shied away from exploring the ugly sides of life in the 18th century, and a number of characters have found themselves the victims of traumatizing sexual assault. Male and female characters alike have been raped in the story, usually because the rapes happened ...

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Starz Chief Chris Albrecht Talks Altice Standoff, Future of ‘American Gods’ and ‘Outlander’

The industry is abuzz about the migration of traditional TV channels to direct-to-consumer streaming options. But Starz’s carriage standoff with Altice USA demonstrates the limits at present of a standalone streaming option as an alternative to old-fashioned MVPD distribution. The 17 Starz-Encore channels went dark on Altice USA systems as of Jan. 1 as the two sides failed to come ...

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Wait, Did Outlander Just Reveal Claire Will Travel Through Time Again In Season 3?

Fans will likely remember that “Abandawe” was first mentioned on Outlander earlier in Season 3, when purported seer Margaret Campbell told Claire that “Abundawe will devour” her. At the time, it was not clear just what Abundawe was or when it would come into play on Outlander. Father Fogden described what he knew of the place in “Uncharted,” saying this ...

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‘Outlander’ Recap: Claire Has an Island Adventure in ‘Unchartered’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Uncharted,” the 11th episode of the third season of “Outlander.” Claire’s (Caitriona Balfe) at sea, floating on the barrels that are tied together, bobbing like a cork in the water under the blazing sun. She washes up on shore, exhausted, bedraggled. She spreads her clothes out to dry. She’s not ...

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‘Outlander’ Recap: Claire and Jamie’s Rescue Mission Stalled by Superstition and Plague in ‘The Doldrums’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the ninth episode of the third season of “Outlander,” entitled “The Doldrums.” As we rejoin Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie (Sam Heughan), they’re boarding a ship to search for Young Ian (John Bell), who was captured by Portuguese sailors when he was trying to retrieve a box of valuables for ...

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