Blowback doesn’t waste any time before Dan gets shot by Aeden Bennett, journeys and struggles with a philosophical question. And even though I’m not entirely sure what to think about how it all works out, I adore this episode. Continue reading
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.9 – Emily
In this episode, Zack’s acting out and Jack’s coming around until Dan changes things he shouldn’t be changing.
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.6 — Keepers
In this episode of Journeyman, holy character parallels, Batman!
Keepers has Dan traveling back to ’86, where he meets Michael Kowalchuk and his little brother Stephen, who’s kind of a genius. But somewhere between then and now (or, 2007’s “now”, but you know what I mean), Stephen went off the rails and became a kind of crazy, conspiracy-theorist serial bomber responsible for the deaths of at least two people. Throughout the episode, we learn that Michael — while originally quite antagonistic with with his little brother — cares so much about him, but is helpless when it comes to trying to help him. And we see sort of the same thing with Jack.
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.5 — The Legend of Dylan McCleen
This episode of Journeyman is a reminder of why I love this show so damn much. Continue reading
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.4 – Year of the Rabbit
In Year of the Rabbit, Dan gets caught up in a late ’90s killing, and things get awkward for everybody while Katie tries to host a black-tie benefit gala in what is perhaps the most uncomfortable episode of the series. Continue reading
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.3 — Game Three
In this episode, Dan’s journey gets personal and the consequences could be devastating.
Long Haul: Journeyman 1.1 – Pilot
Welcome to the first Long Haul of The Leisure Time Blog. Unlike Season Rewatches and Series in Reviews, which do overviews of a complete season or series, Long Hauls are episode-by-episode looks at series that I either love, haven’t seen all of or just flat-out haven’t seen.
And we’re starting with one I love that premiered five years ago today: Journeyman