So recently I discussed some new shows starting this fall that I was planning on giving a chance. One of them premiered on Monday of this week, Sleepy Hollow. I know it is Saturday, but I have just found the time to actually watch the show to be able to give my reaction. The quick reaction is that you should be watching this show, especially if you love a supernatural mystery that is also dealing with an impending apocalypse.
In short the show, in my humble opinion, is starting out fantastic. There is an overarching mystery, the sense of the supernatural, religion, magic, history, mythology, all placed in the world today where the unexplainable is often dismissed or rationalized. Creating the very distinct problem of how do you explain someone who claims that before awaking today they were fighting the Revolutionary War? Here are some of the things that I particularly enjoyed about the first episode. Continue reading