Thursday, May 21, 2009

'True Blood': I'm a sucker for it

Folks being won over by the dvds..great !

When True Blood premiered last season, I watched the first few episodes and gave it what amounted to a shrug of a review. The Alan Ball series about Southern vampires, based on Charlaine Harris' bestselling novels, didn't seem all that original to me, and I wrote that the two main stars, Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer, "frequently get lost in a series in which they're the central couple."

Well, thanks to the new first-season DVD compilation, I just finished watching the entire season and I now write as a convert: True Blood just kept getting better and better, and I'm officially eager to see Season Two when it starts June 14.

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Anonymous said...

Wow, I heart this comment made by "Buttercup"!

Buttercup Thu, May 21, 2009 at 07:56 PM EST
"He also says that Bill & Sookie is the heart of the show, hehe"

Just as a heart can end up becoming abused and damaged over time and require a boost, Eric Northman is the pacemaker to guarantee jolts of electricity to keep that heart rhythm going.

Touche! Well said!! :D

TeamEricSookie said...

I'll need to keep Buttercup's quote on hand. Eric's the pacemaker guaranteeing jolts of electricity. LOL! That's a good tidbit!