As the episode opens, we see the men of Aerojet and the military discussing the new Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Everyone is there, except for Jack, who is at home in his lab, making drugs. Outside, Joan is preparing to leave as the other members of the lodge who remain see her off. At Aerojet, Agent Wallace is furious that Richard has included Jack in the paperwork for JPL. Back at the Parsonage, Susan is working on Alfred’s appeal; Patty comes in to tell Susan that Virgil called and that he is worried that Susan and Jack are going to lose … Continue reading Strange Angel, Recap: Season 2, Episode 7 – Aeon
The episode begins with Ernest (Rupert Friend) meditating and having a vision of Virgil with bleeding hands coming to tell him that he is going to rot in a prison cell. Ernest wakes to find that the blood is coming from the sigil carved into his chest. In another part of the house, Susan (Bella Heathcote) and The Magus aka Alred (Greg Wise) are having sex. They discuss Susan’s ring and having to hide what they are doing. Susan tells, the Magus he needs to leave so she can change the sheets before Jack comes home. At the offices of … Continue reading Strange Angel, Season 2: Episode 5 – The Hanged Man Recap.
The episode beings with as Susan was remembering the ceremony she and The Magus performed at the end of the last episode. An intense ritual which included being suspended by ropes from the ceiling. Susan is brought back to the present by the arrival of a disheveled Jack. Downstairs, Ernest is confessing to the group about Virgil’s plot to kill Jack. Elsewhere, Virgil and Mrs. Van Buren are holding a fundraiser for a local politician. Virgil attempts to convince the politician to go after the Agape Lodge and that they should not be allowed to use the 1st Amendment (The … Continue reading Strange Angel: Season 2, Episode 4 – The Wheel of Fortune Recap
This week’s episode focused on several hot botton topics, that we continue to deal with today. Racism, Classism, Homophobia, Paranoia, and, Fear of the other. The members of the Agape Lodge are out shopping in Pasadena, everyone is happily enjoying their walk, you can tell from the way people are looking at them, the news of who they are is spreading. Jack and the Rocketeers are hard at work attempting to craft a rocket to rival the German V2, but at the same time Jack is dealing with paranoia, first that The Magus and Susan are becoming closer, that there … Continue reading Strange Angel: Season 2: Episode 3 – The Lovers