Moonlight Episode 8
– 12:04 AM –
Written by: Jill Blotevogel
Directed by: Dennis Smith
(16 Nov 2007)
Beth helps a kidnap victim escape from the clutches of a cult, the leader of which has been turned into a vampire. During the course of this case, Beth starts to relive her own kidnapping as a child and comes to discover that it was Mick who had rescued her back then.
“As strange as this sounds,” says O’Loughlin, “I think this episode needed a couple of more beats of violence. When you’re dealing with this extremely powerful creature and this guy is good at this, you think it’s going to be a big show down. But when it goes bang, bang, bang, it’s not a big showdown, it’s a medium-sized showdown. Which pulls the drama out of it a little bit. I’m a boy, I like to see things blow up, I like long fights. It wasn’t bad, but I felt that Mick and him, when they have their confrontation, it was a little lame.”
The Faces of Mick:
- I do not know if it was just the make-up used for this episode or the type of scenes, but Alex (and his hair) really started to look tired in this episode. I was wondering if the long hours were starting to take its toll on him at the time?