Chucky’s coming for Gen Z and I’m here for it 🔪🩸
Chucky’s back for a whole new generation, the Tik Tok generation, and it looks fire AF. Gone is Mark Hamill and the AI Alexa Chucky robot. Chucky is back to being just a doll and voiced by the original actor. The new Chucky will be a revenge tale a la Carrie.
The reboot stars Brad Dourif (the iconic doll himself), Jennifer Tilly (Tiffany), Fiona Dourif (Nica), Alex Vincent (Andy Barclay), Justin Whalin (Andy Barclay), Catherine Hicks (Karen Barclay), Christine Elise (Kyle), and Devon Sawa.
Devon Sawa moves his son Jake to a new town where he has trouble making friends and is bullied. We see high-schooler Jake picking up the Good Guy doll at a yard sale and taking it home. He soon discovers how powerful Chucky is and uses him as a weapon that he unleashes on his school bullies. As his classmates die one by one, will the detective make the connection that Jake is behind the killings?
|by Anonymous||reply 523||December 4, 2021 8:01 AM
I was really up for the role until I found out the film wasn't titled "Chunky".
|by Anonymous||reply 1||July 26, 2021 7:41 AM
How hung is Christopher Meloni to be even considered for this?
|by Anonymous||reply 3||July 27, 2021 12:11 AM
It looks like the lead character may be gay
|by Anonymous||reply 5||August 10, 2021 12:55 AM
Will Chucky be offing deplorables?
|by Anonymous||reply 6||August 10, 2021 1:03 AM
Well the original screenwriter of Child's Play, Don Mancini, is an out and proud gay man.
He's kind of hot too!
|by Anonymous||reply 7||August 10, 2021 1:08 AM
Last year I binged all the old movies. They are delightful trash, and I was bummed to think there would be no follow-up to the events of Cult of Chucky. I want to see what happens with Nica!
Mark Hamill was great as the new Chucky, but everything else about that movie was meh.
|by Anonymous||reply 8||August 10, 2021 1:09 AM
I think it's impressive that Don has revamped the franchise several times without ever doing a Halloween style "alternate timeline"
|by Anonymous||reply 9||August 10, 2021 1:44 AM
Wasn’t the latest one an alternative timeline?
|by Anonymous||reply 10||August 10, 2021 1:56 AM
Three good signs:
1) Don Mancini has resumed writing and directing duties.
2) It looks like a return to some comedy for the series, though not the full-blown camp of BRIDE and SEED OF CHUCKY, which I loved. It looks like a hybrid of comedy and a slasher taking itself seriously, which would be better than the original films without the "modern tech"-focused gimmickry of the 2019 movie.
3) I love placing the doll in the hands of a teenager struggling with bullying and sexuality rather than a child. This looks to be some more personal and real-world relevance from Don Mancini that just so happens to appeal to the horror demographic better.
|by Anonymous||reply 11||August 10, 2021 1:59 AM
R10 Doesn't count. Different creative team, done against Don's wishes. The Halloween franchise was always in the hands of the Akkad family.
|by Anonymous||reply 12||August 10, 2021 2:00 AM
I just wonder if they can keep this one kid's story going for ten episodes. Maybe there are multiple storylines? Or it could be an anthology show.
|by Anonymous||reply 13||August 10, 2021 2:23 AM
Some hater in the redundant thread is saying that horror fanboys will hate anything gay, male-related.
But the truth is, sympathy for gay characters is a trend in horror right now, with shows like THE BABYSITTER really pandering to gay boys, who have always been big supporters of horror flicks.
|by Anonymous||reply 14||August 19, 2021 10:04 PM
There is no Chucky without Brad Dourif
|by Anonymous||reply 15||August 19, 2021 10:36 PM
I like that former actors from the movies like Justin Whalin (who I haven’t seen in anything in forever) are included.
|by Anonymous||reply 16||August 19, 2021 10:54 PM
TheQuartering is not cool with a "romance between two teen boys."
He won't be watching "woke" Chucky.
BTW, does anyone know if this is a one-and-done show, or will it be getting more seasons?
|by Anonymous||reply 17||August 19, 2021 11:01 PM
How are Justin Whalen and Alex Vincent coming back as the same character?
I always wondered why Catherine Hicks never returned for the sequels. Was she just not interested? I think her husband worked on the original movies.
|by Anonymous||reply 18||August 19, 2021 11:08 PM
Would be very fun to see Catherine Hicks and Chris Sarandon return, preferably not just cameos.
Alex Vincent played adult Andy so I would guess Justin Whalin is playing a different character. But anything can happen in this franchise so maybe there will be two Andys.
|by Anonymous||reply 19||August 19, 2021 11:45 PM
Well good riddance to bad homophobes, r17.
Chucky is a franchise created by a gay man.
Your bigot boy can take a hike.
|by Anonymous||reply 20||August 20, 2021 4:46 AM
[quote] How are Justin Whalen and Alex Vincent coming back as the same character?
Have you never heard of the multi-verse?
|by Anonymous||reply 21||August 21, 2021 6:57 AM
Jesus, I didn't realize the Chucky fandom was this fucking crazy!
I just wanted to try and enjoy the tv show.
Guess I'll have to stay out of the comments section.
|by Anonymous||reply 22||September 5, 2021 6:19 PM
R18 she met her husband on the first movie.
I bought this set when it was on sale for $15.
The low point for me is definitely Part 3. I'm not a huge fan of Brad Dourif's daughter, but when it comes to Chucky...In Don I Trust.
|by Anonymous||reply 23||September 5, 2021 6:57 PM
I didn’t know Catherine Hicks and Justin Whalen were coming back. Is that confirmed?
|by Anonymous||reply 25||September 6, 2021 8:09 AM
^ Neither is listed on imdb for whatever that's worth. It also says that Jennifer Tilly and Fiona Dourif are only in one episode, which I hope is incorrect. Probably too much to hope. On the other hand another returning character is in four episodes per imdb, and Alex Vincent is in three.
|by Anonymous||reply 26||September 6, 2021 9:37 PM
Never trust IMDB before a show is out. It's always incomplete. And Tilly was on set for months, per social media
|by Anonymous||reply 27||September 6, 2021 9:40 PM
[quote] And Tilly was on set for months, per social media
|by Anonymous||reply 28||September 6, 2021 9:46 PM
Why does she need to be on set if she’s just doing a voice?
|by Anonymous||reply 29||September 6, 2021 11:56 PM
Tiffany possessed the body of Jennifer Tilly in part 5 and is in human form now.
|by Anonymous||reply 30||September 7, 2021 1:16 AM
They wanted me for the boy’s mother, but when I showed up to read, they said I was much too young.
|by Anonymous||reply 31||September 7, 2021 1:21 AM
New video, bitches!
It appears that those who thought that Don Mancini used real-life events as inspiration for the lead character were correct.
|by Anonymous||reply 33||September 13, 2021 11:32 PM
"it looks fire AF"
You sound mentally retarded
|by Anonymous||reply 34||September 13, 2021 11:34 PM
New trailer shows the returning actors and some humor.
|by Anonymous||reply 35||October 3, 2021 1:38 PM
Is he, I mean them, non-binary now?
|by Anonymous||reply 36||October 3, 2021 1:58 PM
[quote]He soon discovers how powerful Chucky is and uses him as a weapon that he unleashes on his school bullies.
This premise has some real potential. And could solve the problem of the original films that a goofy looking doll with a knife was more funny than scary, and the murders were just ridiculous. The first trailer looked promising but the second looks like it just devolves into a mess quick.
|by Anonymous||reply 37||October 3, 2021 2:16 PM
Chucky premieres TONIGHT on SyFy!!
Is anyone watching?
|by Anonymous||reply 38||October 13, 2021 2:25 AM
R38, I will await your review before I invest time in it.
|by Anonymous||reply 39||October 13, 2021 2:32 AM
Chucky got lucky.
Hee hee hee hee hee HEEEEEEEEE
|by Anonymous||reply 40||October 13, 2021 2:53 AM
This was just ok. The only times it was really entertaining was when Chucky was doing something. The younger cast seems to be very weak overall. The actor playing Jake was passable enough, but the others left a lot to be desired. The cousin, the black guy Jake has the crush on, and Lexy the bully cunt all needed better actors playing them. Not sure if I'll continue watching or not. I might watch another episode or two to see if it improves.
|by Anonymous||reply 41||October 13, 2021 6:07 AM
I absolutely loved it, R41.
The show had a great gay vibe, the lead actor is cute, and the mean girl is a good villain.
Can't wait to see Jennifer Tilly and the kid who played Andy, join the cast.
But my absolute favorite part is the foul-mouthed Chucky. That always gets a laugh out of me.
The talent show scene was hilarious, especially when he told them all to go fuck themselves... rofl. And then they clapped for him!
I'm already invested in this show after only one episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 42||October 13, 2021 9:41 AM
The Chucky doll is kind of cute.
|by Anonymous||reply 43||October 13, 2021 5:04 PM
I thought the talent show scene was going to end up being a dream it was so over the top and unrealistic.
|by Anonymous||reply 44||October 13, 2021 5:19 PM
The first episode was surprisingly good. Full episode has been posted on youtube for your viewing pleasure.
|by Anonymous||reply 45||October 13, 2021 5:41 PM
I've liked all the Childs Play/Chucky movies but the last one set in the asylum was just downright awful.
|by Anonymous||reply 46||October 13, 2021 6:07 PM
It was fucking HILARIOUS R44.
I wish I had a Chucky in my life to fight for me.
|by Anonymous||reply 47||October 13, 2021 6:35 PM
The low point of the movies was Child's Play 3. But none of them are unwatchable
|by Anonymous||reply 48||October 13, 2021 6:48 PM
The twink is so hot.
Not sure his love interest is right for him, though.
Not much chemistry there.
|by Anonymous||reply 49||October 13, 2021 6:50 PM
It's like we're in Groundhog's Day. Every new movie is just a remake or a sequel, or in many cases a remake of a remake (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory).
|by Anonymous||reply 50||October 13, 2021 7:06 PM
I disagree, R50.
This is a different iteration of Chucky, given that it's a television series, and the main character is a teen.
Also, this new version comes over 30 years since the original.
And you can really feel the difference.
|by Anonymous||reply 51||October 13, 2021 7:12 PM
now lets talk about that little bitch Lexy
|by Anonymous||reply 52||October 13, 2021 7:13 PM
Zackary Arthur was great casting.
He made the bridge between a teenager with a talking doll and "real life" very believeable.
|by Anonymous||reply 53||October 13, 2021 7:19 PM
This picture is so adorable.
A boy with a doll. Rofl.
|by Anonymous||reply 54||October 13, 2021 7:34 PM
nobody in that school found it odd that someone his age would be carrying around a doll? the science teacher never even asked about it
|by Anonymous||reply 55||October 13, 2021 7:48 PM
[quote] nobody in that school found it odd that someone his age would be carrying around a doll? the science teacher never even asked about it
It's a new WOKE world, R55.
You have no idea...
|by Anonymous||reply 56||October 13, 2021 7:49 PM
Hey Sebastian went everywhere with his teddy bear and nobody said a thing on Brideshead revisited
|by Anonymous||reply 57||October 13, 2021 7:53 PM
I think the Aunt's secret is that she's really related to Charles Lee Ray (Chucky)
|by Anonymous||reply 58||October 13, 2021 8:05 PM
I really enjoy it so far.
|by Anonymous||reply 59||October 13, 2021 8:19 PM
It is a very good show so far. I liked Cult of Chucky and all, but it was just plain bizarre. I wasn't sure how they were going to follow up to it. But I wondered the same after the weirdness of Seed of Chucky and they did just fine. The series has taken many strange and unexpected twists and turns but it has been a fun ride and I love it. I look forward to seeing the rest and where this show goes. It will be hard to wait a whole week for another.
|by Anonymous||reply 60||October 13, 2021 8:57 PM
Thanks for posting the first episode!
|by Anonymous||reply 61||October 13, 2021 11:38 PM
Loved it. Everyone made fun of him for bringing a doll to school. Did you even watch the show? He's made fun at the bus, at the hallways, etc.
|by Anonymous||reply 62||October 13, 2021 11:46 PM
They also posted on Instagram. He was the laughing stock of the day because of Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 63||October 13, 2021 11:46 PM
What a hard-working cast. Really strenuous acting.
|by Anonymous||reply 64||October 13, 2021 11:47 PM
The aunt's secret is that she's having an affair! So obvious.
|by Anonymous||reply 65||October 14, 2021 12:34 AM
Add me to thish talented enshemble casht, I’ll throw in a theme shong!
|by Anonymous||reply 66||October 14, 2021 12:54 AM
I really like the kid's hairstyle at R54.
What product(s) do I have to use to get mine to look like that?
|by Anonymous||reply 67||October 14, 2021 2:06 AM
[quote] What product(s) do I have to use to get mine to look like that?
Brian Singer sperm
|by Anonymous||reply 68||October 14, 2021 2:10 AM
[quote] The younger cast seems to be very weak overall. The actor playing Jake was passable enough, but the others left a lot to be desired. The cousin, the black guy Jake has the crush on, and Lexy the bully cunt all needed better actors playing them.
I was googling the cast, and the kid playing the cousin is Teo Briones, son of Jon Jon Briones who played a warlock on American Horror Story Coven, as well as Andrew Cunanan's father on American Crime Story: Assassination of Gianni Versace.
Surprisingly, he's the oldest of all the young main cast members.
|by Anonymous||reply 69||October 14, 2021 2:21 AM
[quote] The talent show scene was hilarious, especially when he told them all to go fuck themselves... rofl. And then they clapped for him!
Chucky called the audience dickheads and fucking assholes. Rofl!
|by Anonymous||reply 70||October 14, 2021 2:42 PM
what was that face Lexy's mom was giving to the little sister? It looked like she was proud of her
|by Anonymous||reply 71||October 14, 2021 4:39 PM
Since this is DL its safe for me to say that bully Oliver is cuter than Junior.
|by Anonymous||reply 72||October 14, 2021 5:18 PM
[quote] what was that face Lexy's mom was giving to the little sister? It looked like she was proud of her
The theme of this television version of Chucky seems to be getting even with bullies.
The little sister was clearly bullied by Lexy.
So when Chucky put Lexy in her place, and embarrassed her, the little sister all of a sudden perked up, and there was a glint in her eye. Almost in admiration of what Chucky was doing to her older sister.
It was lovely.
|by Anonymous||reply 73||October 14, 2021 6:55 PM
I decided to give it a try. At first, I thought it was just more hacky modern juvenile horror BS, but it grew on me and ended up liking it. The characters have potential.
|by Anonymous||reply 74||October 15, 2021 3:33 AM
I watched this and liked it! I'm all in.
I wonder how/when Lexi will die.
|by Anonymous||reply 75||October 15, 2021 5:53 PM
Why are there so many twinks on this show???!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 76||October 15, 2021 7:10 PM
R76 Bryan Singer is the Executive Producer.
|by Anonymous||reply 77||October 15, 2021 8:32 PM
I didn't even recognize Devon Sawa as the hot uncle.
He's looking good.
|by Anonymous||reply 78||October 16, 2021 7:05 AM
Cant believe the 90s twink Devon Sawa now a daddy.
|by Anonymous||reply 79||October 16, 2021 8:32 AM
Holy shit -- that was Devon Sawa?
|by Anonymous||reply 80||October 16, 2021 8:36 AM
This is probably the best new show of the season.
|by Anonymous||reply 81||October 16, 2021 8:39 AM
Devon Sawa is a total hot daddy now.
He played both the father and uncle of the lead twink, Jake.
I didn't realize it, but the father and uncle are supposed to be twins.
Which is why at first, I couldn't figure out which one was Devon. It was because he played them both.
|by Anonymous||reply 82||October 16, 2021 1:21 PM
If you look at the photo at R82, it's hard to believe that Daddy Devon ever looked like this...
|by Anonymous||reply 83||October 16, 2021 1:23 PM
Devon’s hot, but you can tell he lived a rough life. He reminds me of Anthony Michael Hall. Two pretty, soft guys who matured into angry, hardened men.
|by Anonymous||reply 84||October 16, 2021 1:43 PM
Still look better than fellow 90s twink Jonathan Taylor Thomas. Or Leo for that matter.
|by Anonymous||reply 87||October 16, 2021 2:50 PM
I never did understand why Devon was in Eminem's "Stan" video with Dido.
He does look a lot like Eminem, but Marshall himself was already in the video, so why use Devon?
|by Anonymous||reply 88||October 16, 2021 6:19 PM
Where can one watch Episode 2? I'm assuming they won't be streaming it for free on Youtube.
|by Anonymous||reply 89||October 16, 2021 11:30 PM
The season pass is twenty bucks on Apple. You can buy individual episode too for three dollars a piece.
|by Anonymous||reply 90||October 17, 2021 9:10 AM
Just subscribe to a streaming service with SyFy
|by Anonymous||reply 91||October 17, 2021 2:07 PM
Then R89 can find it for himself, Miss Thing at R92. We’re not here to nursemaid people through buggy foreign servers. Nowhere in their post did they indicate they were indigent.
|by Anonymous||reply 93||October 17, 2021 5:06 PM
R90, thanks. I will purchase this show, since I'm in support of TV featuring gay male storylines.
|by Anonymous||reply 94||October 18, 2021 5:24 AM
Did anyone see the new episode? Was it good?
|by Anonymous||reply 96||October 19, 2021 6:03 PM
New episode tonight on SyFy R96.
|by Anonymous||reply 98||October 19, 2021 6:31 PM
I want to hear more foul-mouthed Chucky!
|by Anonymous||reply 99||October 19, 2021 8:08 PM
[quote] Last year I binged all the old movies. They are delightful trash,
I saw the original Child's Play when it came out on VHS (gee, thanks older bro), and it terrified me as a child -- of course I was around Andy's age at the time. Only upon rewatching it did I appreciate how hilarious so much of it was.
|by Anonymous||reply 101||October 19, 2021 11:01 PM
[quote] Only upon rewatching it did I appreciate how hilarious so much of it was.
It was totally hilarious.
I especially like when Chucky chases after Andy's mom and says, "You fucking whore! You filthy slut!"
That line always cracks me the fuck up. He doesn't even know her, and he's shouting obscenities at her.
|by Anonymous||reply 102||October 19, 2021 11:15 PM
I guess if that’s your thing
|by Anonymous||reply 103||October 20, 2021 12:35 AM
It’s starting tonight on Showcase in Canada (Ontario anyway).
|by Anonymous||reply 104||October 20, 2021 12:44 AM
So is the podcast twink Devon gay too?
Funny that he's friends with both "Jake" and "Junior," even though they're enemies.
I love that we're not sure who's gay and who's not on this show.
Interestingly, his name is Bjorgvin Arnarson. Love it.
|by Anonymous||reply 105||October 20, 2021 12:51 AM
Jennifer Tilly is back, bitches!
She was my favorite thing about Bride of Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 106||October 20, 2021 1:01 AM
I like watching Chucky w/ Caroline
|by Anonymous||reply 109||October 20, 2021 3:46 AM
Lexy is such a fucking little bitch. I can't wait to see her die. At least Junior seems to be coming to his senses and realizing she is no good.
|by Anonymous||reply 110||October 20, 2021 5:27 AM
Lexy does realize that was Jr's uncle she was mocking?
|by Anonymous||reply 111||October 20, 2021 5:30 AM
Lexy is so one dementional. And the actress is playing her is very stiff. You know they want us to want her dead, but she's just a basic, bland cunt. I doubt she gets killed off, just lots of close call teases.
|by Anonymous||reply 112||October 20, 2021 5:42 AM
Unfortunately I can't imagine Lexy dying any time soon. They'll draw it out and keep us waiting. We need something to look forward to each episode so we can wonder "Will this be the one?" Then we can breathe a sigh of relief when it finally is. I just hope they don't try to give her a redemption arc. After how vile she's been, I don't know if I could bring myself to feel sorry for her.
|by Anonymous||reply 113||October 20, 2021 6:00 AM
Lexy is the younger sister of the blond rich girl on the new Gossip Girl. Their mother is the drunk blond mom from One Tree Hill
|by Anonymous||reply 114||October 20, 2021 7:11 AM
I think we'll learn that somebody is pulling Lexi's strings. Probably Tiffany or someone on Chucky's side.
|by Anonymous||reply 115||October 20, 2021 11:27 AM
The actress playing Lexy played Faith Newman (Nick and Sharon’s daughter) on The Young & The Restless for ten years before recently leaving the role, presumably to do this Chucky project. She also played young Dolly Parton in the 2015 TV movie Coat of Many Colors.
|by Anonymous||reply 116||October 20, 2021 12:00 PM
I’ve never seen a Chucky movie, other than a bit here or there, but after reading an interview with the gay creator and learning this show would have some gay characters I decided to watch. It’s fun enough. The acting is pretty bad across the board. Glad Jennifer Tilly will be showing up.
The science teacher telling the bully to “shut the fuck up” was weird. Teachers can curse out students now?
R114. That’s funny. I was thinking Lexy reminded me of the chick from Gossip Girl. Apparently there is a third actress sister as well. I never watched One Tree Hill so I don’t recognize the mom, Barbara Alyn Woods.
|by Anonymous||reply 117||October 20, 2021 12:00 PM
[quote] Unfortunately I can't imagine Lexy dying any time soon. They'll draw it out and keep us waiting.
I agree. Plus, the show needs a villain.
[quote] I just hope they don't try to give her a redemption arc. After how vile she's been
I think they're already doing it.
Making the parents seem like they don't care about her, and how she was saying that she was being bullied by "Chucky" on the stage, and then saying that her little sister didn't even like to be touched. It's all trying to make her seem like she's the victim. Even though we all know she's a thundercunt.
Anywho, the kids on this show look WAY too young to be drinking. Aren't they in Middle School? Like, 7th and 8th grade? And they look it, too.
The kid who plays Junior looks especially young. I don't see him as a jock OR an alpha male. He looks like a little twerp. I don't know why he was cast for this part. He's so wrong for it. I think it was a "diversity" hire, to be honest.
And does Hackensack have a rich enclave? Lol. The houses these people live in, look really nice. Like mansions. I thought Hackensack was a shithole?
The black lady passing out Halloween candy cracked me up. "Aren't you kids a little old to be trick-or-treating? When I was your age, I was getting high!" And then talking to the cop with the razor blade in her mouth. In the closing credits, her character is named "Gladys Kravitz." Lol.
|by Anonymous||reply 118||October 20, 2021 2:51 PM
As a Canadian, I have to bemoan the presence of Canadian actors and production values. It cheapens a show.
|by Anonymous||reply 119||October 20, 2021 2:54 PM
[quote] As a Canadian, I have to bemoan the presence of Canadian actors and production values. It cheapens a show.
Day of the Dead is a new show on SyFy, and it's loaded with Canadian actors!
I especially love Keenan Tracey and Daniel Doheny.
So you can go straight to hell!
|by Anonymous||reply 120||October 20, 2021 2:57 PM
R118 I was a little shocked when Lexy was berating her little boyfriend, Junior, for not knowing what he was doing in bed. He clearly asked "What do you want me to do?" And she snapped at him saying "you should already KNOW." I was thinking "you're what? 13 or 14 years old? You should slow down a little before you end up on 16 and Pregnant."
|by Anonymous||reply 121||October 20, 2021 3:09 PM
R120 must be an ACTRA member.
|by Anonymous||reply 122||October 20, 2021 3:13 PM
Is the cat harmed? I can't watch that stuff.
|by Anonymous||reply 123||October 20, 2021 4:04 PM
The cat is harmed. A frog is also gruesomely dissected.
|by Anonymous||reply 124||October 20, 2021 4:24 PM
Bullies, abusive dad, etc. It's like half of DLers' childhoods including mine.
|by Anonymous||reply 125||October 20, 2021 4:47 PM
The uncle and the dad are both played by Devon Sawa.
|by Anonymous||reply 127||October 20, 2021 5:34 PM
Watching Lexi dress up as Jake's dad for Halloween, was hilarious.
And then her acting out his electroction scene.... who is the twisted fuck who thought THAT up??
ZZZZZZZZZZZ ... uhhuuhuhuhuhuhuhhhhhhuhuh.. zzzzzzzz
|by Anonymous||reply 128||October 20, 2021 5:37 PM
I like how the dialogue between kids and adults is very contemporary and real: fuck this, shit that, no "Watch your language!" nonsense.
|by Anonymous||reply 129||October 20, 2021 5:37 PM
Is Lexi's little sister autistic?
|by Anonymous||reply 130||October 20, 2021 5:39 PM
Someone like Chucky could make this kid president. He just needs to follow everything he says. I'd like the animal abuse to stop, however.
|by Anonymous||reply 131||October 20, 2021 6:00 PM
My boyfriend was born in Hackensack so I always laugh really hard when they talk about all the horrible things that come from there.
|by Anonymous||reply 132||October 20, 2021 6:10 PM
R93, I believe SyFy themselves released the first episode on their official Youtube channel. I just watched it a couple of days ago, which would have been a week after it initially aired. Perhaps they will continue to do the same or maybe it was just a one time promotion for the series.
Overall I though it was decent. I was more surprised the USA network (and apparently SyFy) now allow F-bombs and other cuss words in their shows now. Chucky kind of sounds like Danny DeVito to me though.
|by Anonymous||reply 133||October 20, 2021 6:23 PM
I grew up in Jersey not far from where this is set. I'm happy to have my region represented but the suspension of disbelief...hahahahahahaha
|by Anonymous||reply 135||October 20, 2021 6:34 PM
Hackensack is a SHIT HOLE.
|by Anonymous||reply 136||October 20, 2021 7:21 PM
after all the killing Chucky has done, I still had to turn my head when he went after the housekeeper
|by Anonymous||reply 137||October 20, 2021 7:48 PM
That killing made no sense, R137.
It was gratuitous. I guess there has to be a killing in every episode.
I think it's funny that I actually see Lexi as a worse villain than Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 138||October 20, 2021 7:57 PM
It suck that one of the most Jersey towns in the state is being represented by pale porridgy Canadians with northern accents. They need more hairy Italians to be authentic.
|by Anonymous||reply 139||October 20, 2021 8:13 PM
The main boy looks like he could be Italian.
|by Anonymous||reply 140||October 20, 2021 8:33 PM
The kid that plays Jake Wheeler (Zackary Arthur) is cute now, but he's going to age like spoiled milk.
The only thing going for him right now is that he's a twink. But he sort of has cave man features.
I'm curious to see what he looks like in his 20's and 30's.
|by Anonymous||reply 141||October 20, 2021 8:36 PM
It's nice to see these kids be so open that they cheer two boys making out in a closet -- never woulda happened when I was in Jr. High!
|by Anonymous||reply 142||October 20, 2021 9:47 PM
Give us some Italian Joisey dick!
|by Anonymous||reply 143||October 20, 2021 9:57 PM
[quote] It's nice to see these kids be so open that they cheer two boys making out in a closet -- never woulda happened when I was in Jr. High!
But they didn't make out.
They were both trying to escape.
|by Anonymous||reply 144||October 20, 2021 10:09 PM
I was actually wondering if Jake was just imagining Chucky talking to him.
Maybe he is going crazy from bullying, and he's going to become a killer. And "Chucky" is just the voices in his head.
|by Anonymous||reply 145||October 20, 2021 10:15 PM
That would be a pretty dark variation of a school shooting (going after his school bullies). I don't think any show would go there.
|by Anonymous||reply 146||October 20, 2021 10:24 PM
R144, true, but the assumption from the other kids was that they did -- to cheers and not jeers.
|by Anonymous||reply 147||October 20, 2021 10:31 PM
Lexy sure is a lot. I don't remember anyone in junior high being that awful. Then again, I was a loner and didn't give a shit about the so-called popular kids.
So Jake is Chucky's descendant, right? That's why Chucky is taking a special interest? That could mesh with the idea that Chucky and Tiffany are manipulating all this. Chucky wants Jake to carry on the family tradition (because Glen/da is not?)
|by Anonymous||reply 148||October 22, 2021 2:25 AM
[quote] So Jake is Chucky's descendant, right? That's why Chucky is taking a special interest?
Where did you get that from, R148?
I must have missed the part when they mentioned that.
|by Anonymous||reply 149||October 22, 2021 2:43 AM
Junior in bathrobe ( and later in shorts ) plus Oliver brought out my inner Bryan Singer.
|by Anonymous||reply 150||October 22, 2021 10:48 AM
Chucky creator Don Mancini definitely seems to like his twinks.
|by Anonymous||reply 151||October 22, 2021 10:52 AM
I have watched this repeatedly and can't figure out what is said after the kid says "No, I can't stand the sight of blood...____". Does anyone know what is said? It's driving me nuts. Right around 0:54-0:58. I'm hearing impaired and the captions don't show it. Please help.
|by Anonymous||reply 152||October 22, 2021 3:51 PM
Nevermind. The other kid calls him a pussy. Figured it out.
|by Anonymous||reply 153||October 22, 2021 3:52 PM
I still don't know if the main twink is a bad or a good actor.
|by Anonymous||reply 154||October 22, 2021 4:02 PM
Same here, R154.
I would say that he's a decent actor for his age. But at times, you can definitely tell he's acting.
Same goes for most of the other kids.
Oh, and did Chucky give Jake a black eye? WTF was that all about?
So he goes from being abused by his dad, to being abused by Chucky? It was a weird conversation, when Chucky tells Jake "I'm sorry, I'll never do that again."
|by Anonymous||reply 155||October 22, 2021 4:45 PM
r155, that's what abusive husbands say when they beat their wives.
I believe it plays into the premise that people in abusive relationships only attract more abusive relationships until they abandon their "I'm a doormat and I deserve all the beatings I get!" low self-esteem beliefs.
Jake's relationship with his dad, Jake's relationship with Lexy (his main bully on the show), and Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 156||October 22, 2021 5:56 PM
[quote]I still don't know if the main twink is a bad or a good actor.
I thought he was a lot better in the second episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 157||October 22, 2021 6:20 PM
[quote] Anywho, the kids on this show look WAY too young to be drinking. Aren't they in Middle School? Like, 7th and 8th grade? And they look it, too.
It's actually refreshing to have a show where teens actually portray teens and act like them too.
[quote] I believe it plays into the premise that people in abusive relationships only attract more abusive relationships until they abandon their "I'm a doormat and I deserve all the beatings I get!" low self-esteem beliefs.
I hope they don't go too far with it. What they did with Freddy in the remake was just icky. People want to see Chucky kill. They don't want child abuse.
|by Anonymous||reply 158||October 22, 2021 6:35 PM
The lighting is weird in some scenes. At one point, Junior's face looked like it was CGI
|by Anonymous||reply 159||October 22, 2021 6:57 PM
[quote] Lexy is so one dementional.
True. But at 14, most kids haven't yet developed nuance and complexity of character.
|by Anonymous||reply 160||October 22, 2021 7:05 PM
Will Lexi ever get the ax??
I hope so!!
|by Anonymous||reply 161||October 22, 2021 10:57 PM
I'm betting the little sister kills Lexi at Chucky's prodding. They're setting something up there.
|by Anonymous||reply 162||October 23, 2021 12:02 AM
Don Mancini must have a massive Italian cock. No doubt thick.
|by Anonymous||reply 164||October 26, 2021 11:36 PM
R164 he had a 25 year old Brazilian lover until recently. He was hot in his youth, still is
|by Anonymous||reply 165||October 26, 2021 11:42 PM
[quote] he had a 25 year old Brazilian lover until recently
See lover at R151's link.
|by Anonymous||reply 166||October 27, 2021 1:10 AM
Please no, R167!!
If Don Mancini is smart, he will stick to a GAY character, and tell the binaries and trans to fuck off.
Let them get their own damned show.
Oh wait...nobody would watch it!
|by Anonymous||reply 168||October 27, 2021 1:33 AM
[quote] Is the black kid trans?
Why would you think that?
He's clearly male.
|by Anonymous||reply 170||October 27, 2021 2:42 AM
I don't mind the kid being gay, just don't make it into a sappy coming-of-gay melodrama. It's a dumb slasher film about a toy, it should be either scary, or funny, or both. Nothing else.
|by Anonymous||reply 171||October 27, 2021 3:00 AM
I like that they are telling Chucky's backstory from when he was a child
|by Anonymous||reply 172||October 27, 2021 3:31 AM
[quote]I don't mind the kid being gay
Are you lost?
|by Anonymous||reply 173||October 27, 2021 3:33 AM
Lexy's parents might need to be killed over that ugly green kitchen
|by Anonymous||reply 174||October 27, 2021 3:54 AM
So did Chucky kill Lexy? I see a few ways this can pan out next week. Lexy may somehow live and realize Jake knew Chucky was alive so he gave him to her for that reason. From then she'll either realize she caused him enough pain to want her to dead so she'll finally realize what an awful person she has been, change her ways, and eventually join forces with Jake to try and stop Chucky. Or perhaps she'll want to make Jake pay for what he tried to do to her.
And if she's dead, Jake will definitely be blamed and will be in deeper shit than he is already. It'll be interesting to see where this goes next week.
|by Anonymous||reply 175||October 27, 2021 5:25 AM
R175 It looks as though she is still alive and is joining forces with Jake.
|by Anonymous||reply 176||October 27, 2021 5:34 AM
Are Andy and Tiffany ever going to get to town?
|by Anonymous||reply 177||October 27, 2021 6:27 AM
The main character is based on Mancini himself.
|by Anonymous||reply 179||October 27, 2021 8:32 AM
There are multiple Chuckys per the last film. This is a continuation of that. Fiona Dourif is possessed by him in this. The guy that played the father of the girl that’s a cunt played the doctor in the last film.
|by Anonymous||reply 180||October 27, 2021 8:33 AM
Because this is set in middle school, the over the top evil asshole behavior feels a little more real than if this were high school. In my experience, high school was pretty chill compared to middle school. Most movies depict high school as either a living hell or The Garden of Eden. It's neither.
|by Anonymous||reply 181||October 27, 2021 10:27 AM
Aw, the pretty twink got butchered.
How ridiculous are those parties where you dance to music playing in your headphones? And none of the kids felt the blast and the heat from the fire explosion? Was a good visual, though.
|by Anonymous||reply 182||October 27, 2021 3:57 PM
I agree with R181. After middle school, high school was a fucking breeze. Everyone was a sociopath in middle school. All those hormones just made everyone paranoid, angsty, and angry the whole time. I wouldn't go back there if you paid me a million dollars.
|by Anonymous||reply 183||October 27, 2021 5:24 PM
[quote] Aw, the pretty twink got butchered.
I haven't watched the episode yet.
Are you talking about cute Oliver???
He was the only attractive one in the cast.
Damn these fucking writers to HELL!!!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 184||October 27, 2021 7:38 PM
[quote]Are Andy and Tiffany ever going to get to town?
Apparently Tiffany is already in town. Looks like she was at the yard sale in the first episode.
I hope this gets even nuttier than Cult of Chucky. I am so here for Andy, Kyle, and the surviving kids to face off against a Chucky army.
|by Anonymous||reply 185||October 27, 2021 8:39 PM
I can't believe the censors allowed a middle school kid to be murdered. Damn.
|by Anonymous||reply 186||October 28, 2021 5:50 AM
This is a great show.Can't wait for next ep.
|by Anonymous||reply 187||October 28, 2021 7:06 AM
I was surprised that two people met their eternal reward last night. Didn't think they would off Lexi until the last episode.
Pacing seemed boring this evening. And I dont see that Oliver deserved to be butchered. He wasn't mean to Jake, and even invited him to the party.
Despite my whining, my family and I are hooked on the series.
|by Anonymous||reply 188||October 28, 2021 9:56 AM
I can’t believe how good this show is.
|by Anonymous||reply 189||October 28, 2021 10:11 AM
What did Chucky say to Lexy that was bleeped out? Has anyone been able to figure out?
|by Anonymous||reply 190||October 28, 2021 2:36 PM
R188 Did you watch the preview for next week's episode? Lexy's alive
|by Anonymous||reply 191||October 28, 2021 2:54 PM
[quote] I can’t believe how good this show is.
Same here, R189.
Don Mancini is awesome.
He's like the TALENTED version of Ryan Murphy.
|by Anonymous||reply 192||October 28, 2021 7:11 PM
This show is such fun. I hope it's doing well in ratings, or however it is that they track viewership these days.
|by Anonymous||reply 193||October 28, 2021 7:43 PM
Poor handsome Oliver got butchered. But at least we can see how he look lying on his belly squealing.
|by Anonymous||reply 194||October 28, 2021 8:40 PM
R190 I missed this weeks episode, but in one of the reviews for the show from screeners they sent out from the first 4 episdes, the reviewer noted Chucky called Lexy a cunt, so I'm guessing that's what they bleeped.
|by Anonymous||reply 195||October 28, 2021 8:57 PM
[quote] the reviewer noted Chucky called Lexy a cunt,
Mancini is clearly a DLer...
|by Anonymous||reply 196||October 28, 2021 9:03 PM
The OGs are apparently in the fifth episode: Andy, Kyle and Tiffany go after Chucky. I’m glad they’re killing the kids in this. That would suck if they didn’t. Chucky killed kids in the third Child’s Play. Fiona Dourif will be possessed by Chucky in this show. She does such a brilliant impersonation of Chucky himself, her father, Brad Dourif.
|by Anonymous||reply 198||October 28, 2021 10:23 PM
Is there going to be an uncensored version of the episodes available?
|by Anonymous||reply 199||October 29, 2021 1:51 AM
R197, I'm glad the ratings are doing well!
|by Anonymous||reply 200||October 29, 2021 10:39 PM
Does anyone know if Zachary Arthur is dating Alyvia Alyn Lind?
I assumed they were based on their InstaGram posts, which would also explain why he seems to have more chemistry with her than his "love interest" Devon.
The gay love story has been a bit of a bust. So far...
|by Anonymous||reply 201||October 31, 2021 10:13 PM
R201 Why are you so interested in the dating lives of 14 and 15 year olds?
|by Anonymous||reply 202||October 31, 2021 10:20 PM
[quote] Does anyone know if Zachary Arthur is dating Alyvia Alyn Lind?
It's "Zackery." Lol.
Oh, and the little twerp who plays Devon is older than both of them, but he still looks 12 years old.
They're a total mis-match.
|by Anonymous||reply 203||November 1, 2021 4:42 PM
This was a really good episode, but I wish that Jake had killed Lexy!! I hate her so much. She's fucking annoying.
The scene with Chucky and the cop with the doughnuts was funny.
|by Anonymous||reply 205||November 3, 2021 1:54 PM
R205 I agree. I thought Lexy would take a good, long look at herself and think "I am so cruel to people that they actually want me dead. What's wrong with me?" But instead she continues acting like a victim and blaming everyone else for what she does. At this point, I think she's a lost cause.
I am glad to see Jennifer Tilly and Fiona Dourif in the teaser for next week's episode, though. I've been waiting for them for a long time.
|by Anonymous||reply 206||November 3, 2021 2:09 PM
Loved last nights episode. It's a good one if you haven't seen it yet.
To those mentioning the show getting bleeped out at times, I haven't encountered that at all yet. If anything, I was pretty surprised from the get go that they had no problem swearing up a storm and dropping f-bombs.
On a side note though, I've been watching them the following day via streaming sites (pirated content). If the show is being censored in some instances, there is certainly uncensored versions of it airing as well.
|by Anonymous||reply 207||November 3, 2021 2:39 PM
R207 It has only happened once. In episode 3 during the party scene in the scene where Chucky tries to kill Lexy and the fire is starting.
|by Anonymous||reply 208||November 3, 2021 3:07 PM
To be fair to Lexy she took Jake gave my sister a killer doll with instructions to murder me and my house burned down a lot calmer than I would have done. She's still a cunt but yeah progress I guess So Junior is the only one of the 4 completely out of the loop which doesn't bode well for him and his cross country worries.
|by Anonymous||reply 209||November 3, 2021 3:19 PM
I liked when Jake told off Lexy in her burned down house then called her a fucking bitch or something like that.
It was good!
|by Anonymous||reply 210||November 3, 2021 7:26 PM
I read OP as "Chomsky" and expected another hit piece on Gen Z
|by Anonymous||reply 211||November 3, 2021 7:29 PM
Loved the latest episode. Show started choppy but I'm all in now, even with Jake's smell-the-fart acting.
God, I love hospitals. And deep cuts.
|by Anonymous||reply 212||November 3, 2021 7:56 PM
Was Junior hallucinating in the hospital?
What did the doctor and nurse give him? That was trippy.
Also, is Jake bisexual now? I agree with the person who said that he has chemistry with Lexy.
At this point, his "crush" on Devon is starting to seem forced. All they do is smile and wave at each other.
|by Anonymous||reply 213||November 3, 2021 8:11 PM
They did do a poor job in casting. You'd think they would've chemistry tested the actors playing Jake and Devon, because they have very little chemistry besides maybe a friend chemistry and like someone pointed out Devon is too young looking so it makes the whole thing seem even less realistic.
The Lexy redemption is coming off as forced too. She was pretty one dementional cunt who had very little redeeming qualities. I give the actress playing her some credit though, she actually seemed to trying in this weeks episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 214||November 3, 2021 8:34 PM
I luv the show so far.
Are they planning a 2nd season or is this a 1 time thing?
|by Anonymous||reply 215||November 3, 2021 8:56 PM
R213 What makes you think Jake's bisexual? Just because he has 'chemistry' with someone means nothing.
|by Anonymous||reply 216||November 4, 2021 3:45 AM
R215 I'm sure Don Mancini wants to do a 2nd season, but it's up to the network
|by Anonymous||reply 217||November 4, 2021 3:46 AM
The chemistry is good for Lexy's redemption arc. Very "people from opposite's sides work together for a greater cause, like fighting against a common enemy".
|by Anonymous||reply 218||November 4, 2021 3:47 AM
My appologies. People from opposite sides ...
|by Anonymous||reply 219||November 4, 2021 3:48 AM
[quote] What makes you think Jake's bisexual?
What makes you think he's not?
His sexuality is still undetermined so far, so it could still go in any direction.
|by Anonymous||reply 220||November 4, 2021 3:52 AM
Isn't the character promoted as gay? Or does PR use the more general term queer which includes bisexuality?
|by Anonymous||reply 221||November 4, 2021 3:57 AM
Since Jake is partially based on Don Mancini, it's good to say he's most likely just plain gay
|by Anonymous||reply 222||November 4, 2021 4:00 AM
His sexuality is insinuated by Junior in the first episode, but never confirmed by Jake himself.
He made gaga eyes at Devon in episode one, but nothing ever came of it.
Now it seems that they're just friends.
I don't think the writers are rushing to confirm Jake's sexuality.
|by Anonymous||reply 223||November 4, 2021 4:04 AM
[quote] “Jake is gay as I am and he was an artist and misunderstood by his more traditionally-minded father. That’s certainly something I had a lot of personal experience with.”
|by Anonymous||reply 224||November 4, 2021 4:06 AM
Well, if he is bi he can do a lot better than Lexy. Everyone in his life treats him like shit. His father, his cousin, his classmates, Chucky... The last thing he needs is a girlfriend who's going to do it, too.
|by Anonymous||reply 225||November 4, 2021 5:53 AM
I am amazed by how much I'm enjoying this show.
|by Anonymous||reply 226||November 4, 2021 8:05 AM
Great show but the lead is starting to get annoying. Every scene it’s the same Claire Danes crumpled face crying. Very one note.
|by Anonymous||reply 227||November 4, 2021 2:13 PM
I was thinking about it and I'd probably have swapped Junior and Jakes actors. Half of the shows Twitter has already decided Junior is a closet case, and looks wise he'd certainly fit the lonely gay artist role better than Zackary Arthur does. And at least Arthur doesn't look like a light breeze would blow him away so I could probably buy him as someone forced to play sports by their dad.
|by Anonymous||reply 228||November 4, 2021 3:42 PM
I agree the girl playing Lexi is doing good work. Junior and Devon need to get off the Ambien.
|by Anonymous||reply 229||November 4, 2021 3:52 PM
Jake is on Effexor, R229.
|by Anonymous||reply 230||November 4, 2021 6:37 PM
I love that Lexi was in danger of falling to her death... and yet, she was low enough to the ground that Chucky could almost stab her feet with the knife.
|by Anonymous||reply 231||November 4, 2021 7:26 PM
I want to take Effexor now, because of Jake.
I looked it up. Sounds promising.
|by Anonymous||reply 232||November 4, 2021 7:27 PM
I can't believe I missed this, but a reviewer this afternoon had me in tears over the scene with Lexi dangling from the upper floor. They show Chucky swiping at her with a knife - he's only about 2 feet tall, LMAO! Even taking into account the length of his arm and the knife, that would hardly have been a lethal drop.
|by Anonymous||reply 233||November 4, 2021 8:03 PM
LOL. I think some of you were missing the point. Lexi wouldn't have died from falling. She would have been killed by Chucky. Jake was supposed to be Chucky's accomplice by letting her fall so Chucky could finish her off.
|by Anonymous||reply 234||November 4, 2021 8:41 PM
We just want Lexy to be killed off, R234.
We don't care how.
She's a mean cunt.
|by Anonymous||reply 235||November 4, 2021 8:43 PM
I don't get the impression that Junior's in the closet at all. If anything he probably has a ton of hidden anger stored up against his parents, but not a hidden sexuality.
I find Junior quite interesting. He's got the confidence of a popular jock but the appearance of a more sensitive soul.
|by Anonymous||reply 236||November 4, 2021 9:47 PM
Junior is a loser.
His character is boring as fuck.
He looks like a 12 year old twerp.
The guy doesn't belong on this show.
They should have killed off Junior, and kept Oliver. Oliver is WAAAAAAAY hotter.
|by Anonymous||reply 237||November 4, 2021 9:49 PM
[quote] Also, is Jake bisexual now?
[quote] I agree with the person who said that he has chemistry with Lexy.
|by Anonymous||reply 238||November 5, 2021 1:52 AM
R224, thank you for quashing the bisexual speculation.
|by Anonymous||reply 239||November 5, 2021 1:55 AM
Waiting for the inevitable Junior and Oliver slash fanfic.
|by Anonymous||reply 240||November 5, 2021 10:30 AM
r240 I just checked and it looks like the fangirls have skipped straight to skipping Junior and Jake so you may be waiting awhile.
|by Anonymous||reply 241||November 5, 2021 2:30 PM
The lead is cute but when he does those painful facial expressions it’s a bit much to take. They found a great actor to play young Charles Lee Ray.
|by Anonymous||reply 242||November 5, 2021 5:19 PM
R243 It's on Amazon to buy individual episodes, Hulu if you pay for their live TV service or streaming off SyFy's site. You likely need a cable provider though.
|by Anonymous||reply 244||November 5, 2021 5:29 PM
I think it's streaming on USA not SyFy.
|by Anonymous||reply 245||November 5, 2021 5:40 PM
[quote] They found a great actor to play young Charles Lee Ray.
I was thinking the same thing! He's a quirky kid, in an interesting way.
I also think he might be gay.
|by Anonymous||reply 247||November 5, 2021 5:49 PM
The actor playing young Charles Lee Ray is Tyler Barish. He is canadian and is easily the best of the younger actors on the show. Hopefully he gets out of Canada sooner than later so he can have a better career.
|by Anonymous||reply 248||November 5, 2021 6:01 PM
r241 That made me thinking ; while Jake and Junior are cousins their fathers were identical twins which make them genetically half brothers right?
|by Anonymous||reply 249||November 5, 2021 8:20 PM
The first two episodes are up to stream for free on YouTube.
|by Anonymous||reply 250||November 5, 2021 8:26 PM
How did Lexie survive the fire?
|by Anonymous||reply 251||November 5, 2021 8:26 PM
r190 a cunt by another name
|by Anonymous||reply 252||November 5, 2021 8:48 PM
It always cracks me up how the fangirls love gay incest stories.
Sam and Dean Winchester "Wincest" shipping.
Now Junior and Jake.
|by Anonymous||reply 253||November 5, 2021 9:47 PM
Just started watching. Some thoughts: Is Jake's cousin supposed to be gay too? Why did they have that one guy ask him out in the first episode only for the issue to be dropped? I don't get it. I don't buy that he's into Lexie. It seems like Lexie is more like his beard. Another thing I noticed is everyone is allowed to kiss and have sex... except the gay guy who is once again neutered and celibate. And wha's with his love interest? He looks like he's 10 years old ffs. They couldn't have casted a better love interest? ugh.
|by Anonymous||reply 254||November 7, 2021 9:12 AM
Jake has more chemistry with Lexie than his supposed love interest lmao. Total casting fail. His love interest is a dud. Too bad.
|by Anonymous||reply 255||November 7, 2021 10:10 AM
Can't stand Devon. Boring, don't know how to act and he looks like he's 10. Why would they cast him as Jake's love interest? Ugh.
|by Anonymous||reply 256||November 7, 2021 10:13 AM
R223 Exactly. Just another show with neutered gays who don't get to kiss or have sex like their straight counterparts.
|by Anonymous||reply 257||November 7, 2021 10:15 AM
[Quote]They did do a poor job in casting. You'd think they would've chemistry tested the actors playing Jake and Devon, because they have very little chemistry besides maybe a friend chemistry and like someone pointed out Devon is too young looking so it makes the whole thing seem even less realistic.
This. Devon looks like he's 10 years old. I find it VERY hard to believe an out gay like Jake would go for someone like him, no matter how much they have in common. It's kinda gross that he's attracted to someone who looks 10.
|by Anonymous||reply 258||November 7, 2021 10:17 AM
[Quote]At this point, his "crush" on Devon is starting to seem forced. All they do is smile and wave at each other.
Yup. I think this is why they casted someone who looked like he was 10. Easier to get away with yet another castrated gay character.
|by Anonymous||reply 259||November 7, 2021 10:19 AM
They are 13, they were not going to do anything with the supposed attraction anyway
|by Anonymous||reply 260||November 7, 2021 12:04 PM
LOL. The internet brings out the inner Goldilocks in some of you. (Chucky) Those kid actors look way too young! (Riverdale and other teen drama shows) Jesus Christ! The actors look too old to play teenagers!
|by Anonymous||reply 261||November 7, 2021 12:12 PM
r260 I mean Lexie tried to bang Junior. In about as graphic a way as you can show attempted junior high sex.
|by Anonymous||reply 262||November 7, 2021 1:49 PM
R262 Yes, but we know for mainstream audiences a boy and a girl kissing is love and a boy and a boy is sex (and a lot of outrage)
|by Anonymous||reply 263||November 7, 2021 1:53 PM
You have to remember that Devon is still likely unsure about his sexuality. There will be a kiss, it'll just take time.
[quote]Do we get a gay kiss?
[quote]Oh yeah! Definitely. A big one!
|by Anonymous||reply 264||November 7, 2021 4:33 PM
I can't see how they get more than a few seasons out of this show. Some of the kids on this year will look 35 by next year. I assume Chucky will be put in a new state/city every season and cause murder and mayhem where he goes.
I've also been keeping a eye on the ratings for the show. They are down a bit each week. Don't know what that means as far as a second season is concerned. Strange, it appears that the ratings are better on USA than SyFy!
|by Anonymous||reply 265||November 7, 2021 5:51 PM
What's with his teeth at R266?
They look messed up.
|by Anonymous||reply 267||November 8, 2021 2:27 AM
I'm telling you, Jake (Zackary Arthur) is semi-cute now, but his looks are not going to translate well into adulthood.
He looks like a cave man.
|by Anonymous||reply 270||November 8, 2021 7:43 PM
This apparently isn't a spoiler based on reviews from the last episode, and more or less confirmed by previews of tomorrow nights episode - but apparently there's more than one Chucky doll. Looking forward to it!
|by Anonymous||reply 271||November 8, 2021 7:57 PM
R271 It would make sense considering the condition of Chucky in the last episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 272||November 8, 2021 7:58 PM
Jake should've let Lexi fall..
|by Anonymous||reply 273||November 8, 2021 8:00 PM
r271 They sort of showed one last episode as well. While Junior is passing out on pain meds (and singing We Got The Beat by the Go-Go's for some reason) he see's a doll run past his room door while burn victim Chucky is still back at the house.
|by Anonymous||reply 276||November 9, 2021 12:11 AM
Why the hell would you touch that stuff in a medical trashcan?
|by Anonymous||reply 277||November 10, 2021 3:31 AM
so it's only been two weeks between the show and the the Cult of Chucky?
|by Anonymous||reply 278||November 10, 2021 4:10 AM
Wow. It was Fiona Dourif playing the younger Charles Lee Ray. She did a great job doing those scenes and in the scene when transformed back into Nica.
|by Anonymous||reply 279||November 10, 2021 4:13 AM
Alex Vincent (Andy) grew up quite attractive
|by Anonymous||reply 280||November 10, 2021 4:51 AM
Is she still Tiffany in Jennifer Tilly's body?
|by Anonymous||reply 281||November 10, 2021 4:59 AM
R281 I believe so. But I often wonder what happened to the fictionalized Jennifer Tilly from Seed of Chucky. Does Tiffany masquerade as a famous poker player and actress in her free time? Is she both?
|by Anonymous||reply 282||November 10, 2021 5:14 AM
I understand if its just family and close friends but must everybody called him "junior" ? From teachers to police even doctors in the hospitals.
|by Anonymous||reply 283||November 10, 2021 5:24 AM
R278 That may have been a flashback, since Jake's dad's tombstone said 2021 and Cult of Chucky should have been in 2017
|by Anonymous||reply 284||November 10, 2021 7:04 AM
I didn't care for the 80s flashbacks.
|by Anonymous||reply 285||November 10, 2021 1:11 PM
A Colton Haynes-type should have played Junior and the kid playing Junior should have played the podcast host.
|by Anonymous||reply 286||November 10, 2021 1:14 PM
R285 I don't think I did either. That woman they chose to play Tiffany looked nothing like Jennifer Tilly. And you mean to tell me her voice randomly changed one moment for no apparent reason and she started talking that way forever? People on social media are also saying they were "shocked" that Fiona Dourif played Charles Lee Ray and claim they couldn't even tell it was her. But I knew the second she took the glasses off and was surprised no one else seemed to recognize her.
|by Anonymous||reply 287||November 10, 2021 1:16 PM
This episode was so good!
Finally, Jake and Devon's relationship is moving forward. Young love.. it's so cute! It was absolutely adorable watching them share a little peck on the lips, and then holding hands in the auditorium. I loved the look on Devon's mother's face when she saw them holding hands.
The school Principal looked like the lady from the Spectrum TV commercial. Was that her? The hair and the voice looked familiar.
Devon Sawa looked hot this episode. He's such a DILF.
And we finally learned his wife's secret. I was hoping she was secretly a lesbian. But nope!
The tied-up twink in the chair was super cute. But why would he be stripped down to his boxers and his mouth stuffed with a ball gag?? Rofl. I think that was one of Don Mancini's boy toy fantasies. Maybe even one of his tricks from real life. His name is Eric Tzogas (photo at link).
Oh, and I loved the music from this episode, too!
|by Anonymous||reply 288||November 10, 2021 1:39 PM
Chucky had me cracking up when he was rolling around in the needles.
Next week's episode is titled, "Cape Queer." Lol.
Btw, found Eric's Instagram. He's a cutie, but totally straight.😢
|by Anonymous||reply 289||November 10, 2021 1:47 PM
r286 I think it would have been better if they'd just made him a theatre kid, and dad a failed actor. beyond the fact that's far more likely than forcing your own failed track career on your kid. Junior can still be a popular dick to everyone that way and it wouldn't matter they'd cast the feyest Asian teenager outside of K-pop.
|by Anonymous||reply 290||November 10, 2021 2:19 PM
Can he get both legs behind his head? Asking for a friend.
|by Anonymous||reply 291||November 10, 2021 6:52 PM
What is the point of the "Junior" character?
He's so useless.
|by Anonymous||reply 292||November 10, 2021 6:58 PM
r292 To turn evil and become Chuck's next student or (host maybe) since Jake is now firmly in team "No Murder".
|by Anonymous||reply 293||November 10, 2021 7:01 PM
Maybe Junior's voice will also change when he kills someone for the first time.
|by Anonymous||reply 294||November 10, 2021 7:50 PM
I admit I didn't realize it was Fiona Dourif playing young Charles Lee Ray. Maybe I was too busy wondering why they didn't use the actor who played teen Charles.
Already with the fat jokes. Jennifer Tilly is a good sport.
Jake and Devon holding hands was pretty darn cute.
Looking forward to the mayor getting killed.
|by Anonymous||reply 295||November 10, 2021 7:56 PM
[quote] Maybe Junior's voice will also change when he kills someone for the first time.
Or when he finally hits puberty and his balls drop.
|by Anonymous||reply 296||November 10, 2021 8:05 PM
[quote] People on social media are also saying they were "shocked" that Fiona Dourif played Charles Lee Ray and claim they couldn't even tell it was her.
I didn't recognizer her, either. I thought it was some Tobey Maguire clone double.
It's interesting that the twin dads are both kind of jerks to their own sons, pushing them into career paths they don't want for themselves. I wonder if there's a backstory there?
Great use of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs song Heads Will Role.
The CGI could be better, though. The severed head of the school's head mistress and the sliced throat of the twink and the blood spilling was not well done IMO.
|by Anonymous||reply 297||November 10, 2021 8:06 PM
Eric Tzogas (the twink) and Jennifer Tilly.
It must be amazing to work on this show.
|by Anonymous||reply 298||November 10, 2021 8:09 PM
Sexy, sweaty Eric getting slaughtered by Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 299||November 10, 2021 8:22 PM
[quote]It looks fire AF
How many hours left until you have enough to apply for your permanent resident card?
|by Anonymous||reply 301||November 11, 2021 4:32 AM
There was a moment where I felt rather sad for Chucky when his ugly burned self sees the little sister replaced him with a new Good Guy doll.
|by Anonymous||reply 302||November 11, 2021 7:05 AM
The stuff with the dirty needles grossed me out more than the blood/gore. The Chucky intro/logo also triggers my trypophobia a bit.
|by Anonymous||reply 303||November 11, 2021 2:04 PM
This show is really coming together. I'm surprised by how much I've been enjoying it. I have no idea how much story will be left for a season two, but Mancini usually has some idea of where he's going with the series so I trust him.
|by Anonymous||reply 304||November 11, 2021 6:20 PM
R304 Perhaps Jake will be running away from Chucky for the rest of his life just like Andy Barclay.
|by Anonymous||reply 305||November 11, 2021 6:23 PM
Fiona Dourif did an amazing job!
I've only seen the Child's Play franchise movies up until 'Bride of Chucky,' so there are a couple of allusions, characters, and references I'm not getting. Still love the show though!
|by Anonymous||reply 306||November 11, 2021 6:24 PM
I wonder if Mancini was already thinking about the possession when he cast Fiona in Curse.
|by Anonymous||reply 307||November 11, 2021 7:00 PM
I'm pretty damn gay, but Fiona has a super hot body.
|by Anonymous||reply 308||November 12, 2021 12:17 AM
I'm trying really hard to like this show but I have mixed feelings so far. Why did Chucky transfer his soul to the doll and not the sister? That's my main problem with the show so far. 5 episodes in and have no idea what Charles Lee Ray is up to and the backstory regarding Cult of Chucky is still confusing, I would imagine much more so for someone who hasn't seen it. The kissing scene was cute but I felt no chemistry between the two love interests up to that point. I'm not sure I can entirely blame the actors as the made it seem like the kid was using Jake for his podcast. I never was convinced that he had real feelings for Jake.
A lot of people are not buying Lexi's redemption arc, but I personally find her more likeable than Jake at this point. What she did was mean but so was the incident at the talent show. And plus, he tried to kill her. I thought they did a better job of redeeming Lexi with that scene with her sister and oh yeah, forgiving Jake for trying to kill her.
Junior also feels like an aimless character too. And not sure why I should feel sympathetic to his mother.
Despite all this, I'm still hoping the show delivers in it's last few episodes but it's been a mixed bag so far.
|by Anonymous||reply 309||November 12, 2021 8:44 PM
I've had time to think about the cancer revelation and I'm thinking that perhaps they're planning on making her an eventual or secret accomplice to Chucky with her using voodoo to try to change bodies. It may be a totally wild guess, but it would be interesting if they do go there.
|by Anonymous||reply 310||November 13, 2021 5:54 AM
Is Jake supposed to be Don Mancini as a teen?
|by Anonymous||reply 311||November 14, 2021 3:30 AM
R311 Parts of the character are based on him
|by Anonymous||reply 312||November 14, 2021 5:29 AM
Poor Justin Whalin. The downside of being fresh-faced - it really shows when you age.
|by Anonymous||reply 316||November 17, 2021 12:47 AM
I am going to watch whenever it is available streaming.
|by Anonymous||reply 318||November 17, 2021 3:01 AM
Great episode this week. It kept me interested the whole time and looking forward to what happens next.
|by Anonymous||reply 319||November 17, 2021 4:15 AM
is this going to be a one season deal or are more seasons possible?
|by Anonymous||reply 320||November 17, 2021 4:42 AM
Nothing has been announced yet, but its a pretty good bet that it will be back. The rating are fine for cable and the response has been good for the most part for the target audience.
It'll be interesting to see in what direction it would go in though.
|by Anonymous||reply 322||November 17, 2021 4:48 AM
Damn, this series is basically all about making every kid an orphan.
|by Anonymous||reply 323||November 17, 2021 7:04 AM
Chucky's definitely going to get Junior to turn to the dark side.
|by Anonymous||reply 324||November 17, 2021 7:12 AM
[quote] I'm telling you, Jake (Zackary Arthur) is semi-cute now, but his looks are not going to translate well into adulthood.
If you want to know how Zack will look when he's older, just look at Adrian Grenier.
|by Anonymous||reply 325||November 17, 2021 7:42 AM
Brad Dourif's voice sounds inconsistent. At times Chucky sounds exactly the same as he did in the 80's and at other times he sounds noticeably older.
The puppetry is good but at times it seems really bad or fake like the angry face Chucky made before killing Jake's dad or when he blew kisses at Junior's mom after pushing her out the window. Those are two of the worst examples.
Is the science teacher Tiffany's sister? People were speculating that she might be Glen or Glenda which would be impossible since the twins would be 16 by now.
|by Anonymous||reply 326||November 17, 2021 7:56 AM
This episode was nuts!!
I was on the edge of my seat at the very end.
That first death was pretty shocking, considering how graphic it was.
The second one was more surprising than anything.
I think the coming out scene was well done and cute. And the little banter between Jake and Devon was cute too.
This show is much, much better than I ever thought it would be.
|by Anonymous||reply 327||November 17, 2021 8:45 AM
R326 Dourif is 71, so that tracks.
|by Anonymous||reply 328||November 17, 2021 9:46 AM
R325 Scarier than Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 329||November 17, 2021 9:47 AM
Going by the way he's fondling that knife I can probably guess which of the 2 remaining parents is dying next week
|by Anonymous||reply 330||November 17, 2021 1:20 PM
OMG If I were Junior I'd be in the f'n psych ward if I went through that.
|by Anonymous||reply 331||November 17, 2021 2:16 PM
Doesn't it seem like Bree could have gotten out of the way in plenty of time before that mail cart rain into her? And Devon's mom could have could have gotten part of that banister to hang onto?
|by Anonymous||reply 332||November 17, 2021 2:40 PM
I'm surprised Chucky didn't make some cruel remark about her cancer before killing her. But I suppose in today's climate it would be considered bad taste and might cause controversy. So perhaps it's for the best he just laughed and committed the act. But overall, last night's episode was one of the best so far. I loved it. Everyone got good parts. And I love the theory that the teacher is secretly Glenda. But then, where is Glen?
|by Anonymous||reply 333||November 17, 2021 2:46 PM
but wasn't Glenda the bad one? It was a voodoo pregnancy after all, so maybe the grew faster outside of the body as well?
|by Anonymous||reply 334||November 17, 2021 4:04 PM
"I got you now, BITCH!" Chucky to Lexi.
This show cracks me up.
|by Anonymous||reply 335||November 17, 2021 4:37 PM
Only two episodes left? Yeah, there better be another season. Hackensack still has a lot of parents to kill.
Loved Tilly doing the previously.
The realtor's name was Gladys Kravitz.
|by Anonymous||reply 336||November 17, 2021 5:27 PM
[quote] The realtor's name was Gladys Kravitz.
She was the same lady that ate the razor blade in the apple that Chucky gave her, in the Halloween party episode.
The music in this episode was really good too.
|by Anonymous||reply 337||November 17, 2021 5:40 PM
Lexi's mom has obviously been set up all season for the most creative, grand finale of Chucky murders.
Adult Andy is.. not a good actor. Nonetheless, it was nice to see him and for him to get some work.
|by Anonymous||reply 338||November 17, 2021 5:46 PM
I get a major gay vibe from Alex Vincent/Andy. 40 years old and not married.
|by Anonymous||reply 339||November 17, 2021 7:08 PM
[quote] I get a major gay vibe from Alex Vincent/Andy. 40 years old and not married.
I didn't realize he wasn't married, but the minute I heard him talking, I clocked him. GAY!
Unfortunately, I also agree with the other poster who said that he can't act. Now I know why he disappeared after the Chucky movies. He's terrible!
|by Anonymous||reply 340||November 17, 2021 10:02 PM
Christine Elise looks great for being 56.
|by Anonymous||reply 341||November 17, 2021 10:18 PM
I'm glad they clarified that Tiffany is still living her life in disguise as Jennifer Tilly. That detail being omitted from Curse of Chucky and Cult of Chucky bothered me.
|by Anonymous||reply 342||November 18, 2021 12:07 AM
Alex Vincent also looks really short
|by Anonymous||reply 343||November 18, 2021 12:17 AM
Jennifer Tilly is so damned fabulous!
I just love her.
|by Anonymous||reply 344||November 18, 2021 12:19 AM
They better not kill off Devon Sawa's character.
|by Anonymous||reply 345||November 18, 2021 1:54 AM
[quote] They better not kill off Devon Sawa's character.
He hasn't been doing much in the past few episodes.
Plus, they already killed him off in episode one..lol.
|by Anonymous||reply 346||November 18, 2021 2:00 AM
r345 Kill him off again you mean? Anyway Junior is coming for him or Jake next episode, and Jake has main character plot armor
|by Anonymous||reply 347||November 18, 2021 2:05 AM
does this mean that Jennifer Tilly is still alive like how Nica is still sharing her body with Chucky?
|by Anonymous||reply 348||November 18, 2021 2:12 AM
Was Justin Whalin in this episode? I didn't see him.
|by Anonymous||reply 349||November 18, 2021 7:21 PM
Looks like I was wrong about the mother. If I hadn't seen her reaction before being pushed out the window, I would have assumed she was still alive in another body.
|by Anonymous||reply 350||November 18, 2021 7:23 PM
The show should come with a warning label. Don't use Zackary Arthur's constipated facial expression for a drinking game. You'll die from alcohol poisoning.
|by Anonymous||reply 351||November 18, 2021 7:27 PM
[quote] I didn't realize he wasn't married, but the minute I heard him talking, I clocked him. GAY!
He pinged even in the voiceover from episode 1.
|by Anonymous||reply 352||November 18, 2021 7:30 PM
R341 whatever tweaks she did around her eyes were very distracting.
Wasn't Bree supposed to have stage 4 cancer? I'm not intimately familiar with cancer, but wouldn't that kind of diagnosis be near-impossible to hide from people you live with? And shouldn't she at least somewhat look like shit?...before she did her Rage: Carrie 2 splat.
|by Anonymous||reply 353||November 18, 2021 7:30 PM
Leave Zackary Arthur alone, cunts!
|by Anonymous||reply 354||November 18, 2021 7:33 PM
Andy and Christine Elise killed that little girl's Chucky doll at the very beginning of the episode, right?
So how did he come back to life?
|by Anonymous||reply 355||November 18, 2021 7:34 PM
r355, He pulled a Harry Potter Voldemort and split his evil soul in several parts and hid them in several Good Guy dolls and a certain someone, Nica.
|by Anonymous||reply 356||November 18, 2021 7:37 PM
This show is off the walls crazy, but still makes some sort of sense. It's like what would happen if Ryan Murphy actually got his shit together for once.
|by Anonymous||reply 357||November 18, 2021 7:50 PM
R355 This is true and unfortunately some people would probably miss this if they're not familiar with the movie lore.
|by Anonymous||reply 358||November 18, 2021 7:50 PM
It was mentioned ON THE SHOW at least once when Nica made that info dump while talking to the twink who got his throat sliced later on. And we saw how Chucky transferred his part of the soul from the charred doll to the new one.
If you're confused, you're not paying attention and that's on you and not the show's fault.
|by Anonymous||reply 359||November 18, 2021 7:57 PM
[quote] He pulled a Harry Potter Voldemort and split his evil soul in several parts and hid them in several Good Guy dolls and a certain someone, Nica.
So it's like the "Horcrux" theory where he splits his soul to stay alive.
And instead of hiding the broken parts of his soul in different objects, he hides them in Good Guy dolls?
|by Anonymous||reply 360||November 18, 2021 8:03 PM
Why does everyone feel more sorry for Junior than Devon and Jake who also lost their parents?
|by Anonymous||reply 361||November 18, 2021 8:21 PM
Are we going to get an explanation on why Chucky killed the principal? That’s the only death I didn’t get so far.
|by Anonymous||reply 362||November 18, 2021 8:27 PM
R361 It's actually worse for Jake and Devon since they lost BOTH parents
|by Anonymous||reply 363||November 18, 2021 8:28 PM
R358 if someone's watching a TV show based on a 30 year franchise that they aren't familiar with, they can look on Wikipedia.
|by Anonymous||reply 364||November 18, 2021 8:37 PM
I'm unfamiliar with any of the films after Bride of Chucky, and it's been 20+ years since I've seen any from the franchise, but whatever, I'm just rolling with it. I did look it up online to see who Nica is/was.
|by Anonymous||reply 365||November 18, 2021 8:47 PM
Wait, why was school still going on after they just watched the principal die? My school would’ve been canceled for a while, and they’d have us talk to therapists.
|by Anonymous||reply 367||November 18, 2021 8:52 PM
[quote] Wait, why was school still going on after they just watched the principal die?
And a student died just before that.
And a teacher was arrested for their murders.
School would definitely be closed! Haha.
|by Anonymous||reply 368||November 18, 2021 8:58 PM
R366, I may just do that over Thanksgiving weekend!
|by Anonymous||reply 369||November 18, 2021 8:59 PM
Alex Vincent has some words on Facebook for those who are criticizing his acting skills.
[quote]So far the biggest criticisms of my performance of Andy are that he’s “empty, unnaturally disconnected, flat, hallow, and void of emotion”. Thank you! That’s exactly what he is, and what you’d be too. It’s not the biggest stretch ever for me to play a character that is ”somewhat damaged”, and “broken”. The effects of chucky’s torment may have fused Andy and Alex in more ways than some can realize.
|by Anonymous||reply 370||November 18, 2021 9:43 PM
oy all this mishegoss over a sassy doll.
|by Anonymous||reply 371||November 18, 2021 10:13 PM
Currently rewatching Child's Play. I complete forgot Dinah Manoff was in this!
|by Anonymous||reply 372||November 18, 2021 10:30 PM
[quote] So far the biggest criticisms of my performance of Andy are that he’s “empty, unnaturally disconnected, flat, hallow, and void of emotion”
A bad actor AND a bad speller!
|by Anonymous||reply 373||November 18, 2021 11:46 PM
^ "Aunt Maggie was a real Bitch and got what she deserved."
|by Anonymous||reply 374||November 19, 2021 2:44 AM
[quote] ^ "Aunt Maggie was a real Bitch and got what she deserved."
Well Andy, at least "Aunt Maggie" can act!
Which is more than I can say for you.
|by Anonymous||reply 375||November 19, 2021 2:41 PM
^ "This is the end, friend!"
|by Anonymous||reply 376||November 19, 2021 7:35 PM
[quote]does this mean that Jennifer Tilly is still alive like how Nica is still sharing her body with Chucky?
Interesting thought, but I doubt they would go there since that's Nica's thing. And technically it was a different spell that put Tiffany in Jennifer's body.
|by Anonymous||reply 377||November 19, 2021 9:05 PM
Since Nica only has a part of Chucky's soul, it's possible that the spell is weaker which is why Nica is able to fight and gain control at times.
|by Anonymous||reply 378||November 19, 2021 9:17 PM
If Chucky can inhabit any person or body he chooses, why do the characters say "there's only one doll left'? Can't he just go into more people or dolls when he is in danger of being killed? Is there a way to permanently stop him from doing this?
|by Anonymous||reply 379||November 19, 2021 9:27 PM
r379, there's an actual ritual, with an incantation, involved which he has to perform to transfer his split soul (as we saw when he switched from severely burned doll to new doll). Apparently, Charles is not aware that his other split soul parts have been picked off one by one. And his soul parts are already weak when Nica can take charge of her body on occasion. Obviously, Good Guy dolls have no soul of their own, so Chucky has full control over inanimate dolls.
My wild guess is that there are only two soul parts remaining. The one in the doll and the one in Nica (which, I assume, Tiffany will transfer into a Good Guy doll soon to be with Nica full time - the package she received sure looks big enough for a Good Guy Doll in its original packaging).
|by Anonymous||reply 380||November 19, 2021 9:45 PM
Is tonight the season finale?
|by Anonymous||reply 381||November 24, 2021 12:06 AM
Next week is the finale. But this weeks episode looks really good from the promos released.
|by Anonymous||reply 382||November 24, 2021 12:17 AM
r381 Tonight's the penultimate one.
|by Anonymous||reply 383||November 24, 2021 12:19 AM
Wow that's a great teaser, R383!
So why did Devon Sawa's character kiss Jennifer Tilly back?
Did he actually know her?
Is that why Chucky killed his wife?
|by Anonymous||reply 384||November 24, 2021 12:27 AM
I wonder who's going to get the ax tonight?
Maybe the Mayor.
|by Anonymous||reply 385||November 24, 2021 1:49 AM
I still think the detective mom could've saved herself by at least attempting to grab hold of the banister
|by Anonymous||reply 386||November 24, 2021 2:59 AM
How does Jennifer Tilly/Tiffany know Logan?
|by Anonymous||reply 387||November 24, 2021 3:06 AM
It'd be funny if Meg Tilly showed up at some point playing herself, trying to figure out wtf is wrong with her sister.
|by Anonymous||reply 388||November 24, 2021 3:10 AM
Logan is going to turn into Lucas
|by Anonymous||reply 389||November 24, 2021 3:14 AM
He used Chucky as the fucking weapon. Screw it I love this kid. Let him murder the entire town.
|by Anonymous||reply 390||November 24, 2021 3:56 AM
The scene at the end definetly set the stage for a second season.
|by Anonymous||reply 392||November 24, 2021 4:24 AM
There should be a bunch of Tiffany dolls running around too. If Chucky can inhabit Nica's body and a bunch of dolls, I don't see why Tiffany couldn't inhabit Jennifer Tilly's body and dolls as well. I guess it's because the Tiffany doll wasn't mass produced by a toy factory.
|by Anonymous||reply 393||November 24, 2021 5:00 AM
I usually think massively long seasons in a show like this just lead to pointless plot bloat. But they should have at least gone for 12 rather than 8. This finale is going to be so overstuffed with doll armies captured boyfriends evil cousins and everything else I think its sort of going to be a let down in a lot of ways. and I think they've glossed over a lot of character development. Lexi has gone from an alpha bitch to now calling Jake "family" in under three 40 minute episodes.
|by Anonymous||reply 394||November 24, 2021 5:30 AM
It's weird how I went from hating Lexy to actually enjoying her character. Though I agree her 180 personality change was jarring.
|by Anonymous||reply 395||November 24, 2021 6:59 AM
"Aren't you a little young to have seen Bound?" LOL
|by Anonymous||reply 396||November 24, 2021 7:46 AM
Aren't these kids that would still recognize Jennifer Tilly?
|by Anonymous||reply 397||November 24, 2021 8:10 AM
I have never seen any of the movies, so I’ve been sort of out of the know about the backstory. I’ve been putting it together, but did NOT realize until last night that Jennifer Tilly is playing “herself”! I admit I kind of half-watch this show due to the bad acting, but I’ve become more interested now that Jenniffer has arrived. She is a total hoot!
|by Anonymous||reply 398||November 24, 2021 9:51 AM
The show if fantastic.
"When was the last time you took me out for a nice dinner and a murder?". LOL
Though think Devon Sawa was a bit underused. I thought there would be more to his characters. BTW, Devon is in also in a recent horror comedy called Black Friday.
|by Anonymous||reply 399||November 24, 2021 12:54 PM
What's with Junior and The Go-Gos? Is that a straight thing I don't get?
|by Anonymous||reply 401||November 24, 2021 6:03 PM
[quote] There should be a bunch of Tiffany dolls running around too.
|by Anonymous||reply 402||November 24, 2021 6:17 PM
I think it's more of an eldergay thing.
The kids today, they still listen to The Go-Go's and Duran Duran on their Walkmans, right?
|by Anonymous||reply 403||November 24, 2021 6:39 PM
I'd assume this will definitely be getting a second season. For a cable show, it's been doing really well and the fans have been enjoying it. Seems like a given. There's too much to have to tie up in one more hour.
|by Anonymous||reply 404||November 24, 2021 7:23 PM
BTW I watched that Black Friday movie and it was pretty bad. And mostly just bad-bad, not fun-bad. Curse my love of Bruce Campbell!
|by Anonymous||reply 405||November 24, 2021 7:31 PM
I wonder if season 2 will have the same cast and be a direct continuation or be somewhere completely new? I suppose the one benefit to a villain like Chucky is you can pretty much set it anywhere
|by Anonymous||reply 406||November 24, 2021 7:56 PM
r406 That was meant to say "one of the benefits".
|by Anonymous||reply 407||November 24, 2021 8:00 PM
Given how the creator of the show and the Chucky franchise likes to tie it all together, I think the 2nd season will be connected with the first one.
|by Anonymous||reply 408||November 24, 2021 8:00 PM
I hope they keep Christine Elise on as a major cast member. It's been nice to see her return as Kyle. I hope she's given more to do in season 2.
|by Anonymous||reply 409||November 24, 2021 8:04 PM
That first glimpse of the Chucky doll army gave me goosebumps.
You know, at first I just wanted to post some snark about Bjorgvin Arnarson looking almost like a toddler in his suit at Junior's Mom's funeral, but the rest of the episode was so fantastic.
It's probably one of the best new shows in 2021.
|by Anonymous||reply 410||November 24, 2021 8:06 PM
r408 Then my prediction is Devon, Jake, Junior and probably Lexi when her mother inevitably dies in the finale all living in an orphanage.
|by Anonymous||reply 411||November 24, 2021 8:10 PM
How can the world stand up against an army of Chuckys? Are they going to have to bring in the army and SWAT teams? I feel it may have an apocalyptic "Night of the Living Dead" vibe.
|by Anonymous||reply 412||November 24, 2021 8:19 PM
I'll be sad if they don't contrive a way to keep Zaddy Sawa around.
|by Anonymous||reply 413||November 24, 2021 8:37 PM
I was hoping we would see more about the teacher. I guess that’s next episode?
|by Anonymous||reply 414||November 24, 2021 8:53 PM
[quote] I'll be sad if they don't contrive a way to keep Zaddy Sawa around.
He looked so hot and rugged with his scruffy beard, when Jennifer Tilly kissed him.
|by Anonymous||reply 415||November 24, 2021 9:13 PM
I agree. It looks like they jammed too much in the finale.
And they’ve def cut important scenes. We should’ve seen more of Junior finding out about Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 416||November 24, 2021 9:14 PM
Devon doesn't have any gray hair.
|by Anonymous||reply 417||November 24, 2021 9:18 PM
R413 Maybe Chucky will figure out a way to transfer his soul into the corpse. So we'll have a Chucky Devon Sawa zombie.
|by Anonymous||reply 418||November 24, 2021 9:19 PM
I'm getting a bad feeling that Andy won't survive.
|by Anonymous||reply 419||November 24, 2021 10:25 PM
How is Lexy the only one who still has BOTH parents?
|by Anonymous||reply 420||November 24, 2021 10:52 PM
Isn’t it weird to have this big funeral for Junior’s mom and not Devon’s mom, the detective who served the city?
|by Anonymous||reply 421||November 24, 2021 11:02 PM
So glad to see Christine Elise got a job.
|by Anonymous||reply 422||November 24, 2021 11:17 PM
R405, I agree. I just saw Black Friday, and it was - well, just bad. It was almost as if they didn't even have a script for the movie and were just making the whole thing up on the fly.
Chucky does have a brief cameo in it though.
|by Anonymous||reply 423||November 24, 2021 11:50 PM
r416 That's a good point because when Junior finds out about Chucky really changes his personality a lot. If he's known pretty much since he overheard him and Jake talking and has been lying to the others then he's just straight up evil. If he found out at his lowest point post his moms death then he's an idiot and really should have put 2 and 2 together about killer doll and a dead parent. If he thinks he's hallucinating the talking doll then he's a complete nutjob (more of one any way).
|by Anonymous||reply 424||November 25, 2021 12:23 AM
I think there was a photocopying error and some pages were left out of the script, R423. Really wouldn't be surprised.
I forgot about the Chucky bit. Poor little Alice.
|by Anonymous||reply 425||November 25, 2021 12:41 AM
r401 r403 they explain it at 7.40 in this. Junior's secret dream was to be a singer apparently.
|by Anonymous||reply 426||November 25, 2021 2:49 AM
Junior doesn't come across as a singer. AT ALL..
|by Anonymous||reply 427||November 25, 2021 2:53 AM
Really? I sort of see it. He's meant to have been repressing what he likes and trying to become a jock please his dad even though he hated running. Which is why they got a skinny Asian musician to play him and why he was so desperate for approval and ended up snapping in the end.
|by Anonymous||reply 428||November 25, 2021 3:00 AM
How does Lexi's mother die next week?
|by Anonymous||reply 429||November 25, 2021 5:55 AM
R429 Doesn't matter how, as long as it's brutal
|by Anonymous||reply 430||November 25, 2021 6:00 AM
Yeah, most people who watch the show definitely didn’t get that. Should’ve added more details.
|by Anonymous||reply 431||November 25, 2021 7:36 AM
Give this show some Emmys! I think it might be my favorite of 2021.
|by Anonymous||reply 432||November 25, 2021 10:44 PM
Lexi's 180 doesn't work for me. 2 weeks ago she was mocking Jake's dead dad as her Halloween costume, and now they're "chosen family"?
She's a good actress. I would've rather seen her as Chucky's protege instead of the bland cousin.
|by Anonymous||reply 433||November 26, 2021 7:01 AM
Season finale on Tuesday!
Did anyone catch the Chucky marathon today?
I'm all caught up.
|by Anonymous||reply 434||November 26, 2021 5:14 PM
R424 My thoughts exactly. I'm enjoying the show but it has lots of problems. It's odd how they choose to reveal important story and character beats in later episodes, when introducing them sooner would have provided context for understanding what was going on. The whole army of dolls subplot should have been weaved in much sooner so the audience wouldn't be completely confused.
|by Anonymous||reply 435||November 26, 2021 7:01 PM
I don't think Junior was always meant to be evil, but that would be better than making him a total imbecile. Another dumb moment in this episode is when Jake overhears them talking through the door and just walks away. Baffling choices.
|by Anonymous||reply 436||November 26, 2021 7:04 PM
I'm enjoying the show but it's odd how every actor, even the doll. are better actors than the main guy.
|by Anonymous||reply 437||November 26, 2021 7:33 PM
R437, by "main guy" do you mean the guy who plays ANDY or the guy who plays JAKE?
Because they're both terrible.
I love how ZACKARY and ALIVIA are the main actors.
Total GenZ spelling of names. Ugh.
|by Anonymous||reply 438||November 26, 2021 8:19 PM
Really the younger actors are nothing special except for maybe Lexy. Oh and one playing teenage Charles Lee Ray was good with what they gave him.
The Dourif's have been really good. Fiona did some impressive work in particular. Jennifer Tilly is always entertaining. Devon Sawa did the best he could with his one dementional characters. Lexa Doig gave a competent, heartfelt performance. And Barbara Allyn Woods was effective as Lexy's narcissist mother.
|by Anonymous||reply 439||November 26, 2021 8:44 PM
I like seeing Alex Vincent back for nostalgic reasons since he played Andy in the first two, but I won't deny that he can't really act anymore. Luckily his role isn't big enough that it detracts from the show, though. It has me curious how Justin Whalin from Child's Play 3 would've done as adult Andy. But he hasn't acted since 2009 and Alex Vincent also reprised his role in Curse of Chucky and Cult of Chucky, so it wouldn't make sense to bring him back now.
|by Anonymous||reply 440||November 26, 2021 8:56 PM
The lead kid actor is absolutely terrible.
|by Anonymous||reply 441||November 27, 2021 5:40 AM
R440 He's retired from acting according to Wikipedia. That's why he hasn't done any movies or shows since 2009.
[quote]Whalin quit acting in 2009 and now is working as a social studies teacher and administrator of "The Learning Castle & La Cañada Preparatory", an exclusive school in Los Angeles area.
So Alex Vincent it is and will always be (unless they kill the character in the finale of season 1 or any possible future seasons/movies).
|by Anonymous||reply 442||November 27, 2021 2:13 PM
I'm kind of shocked they killed off Devon Sawa.
All the kids are orphans?
|by Anonymous||reply 443||November 27, 2021 2:16 PM
I think both of Lexy’s parents will die in the finale. Everyone seems only focused on the mom, but it would just be weird to have her dad be the only parent survivor.
|by Anonymous||reply 444||November 27, 2021 2:35 PM
I think the twist will be that the emasculated dad will kill his wife, Lexy's mom. And Chucky's killing spree will be swept under the rug for season one, blaming everybody else but Chucky for the murders that happened so far since that it is the better and more comfortable solution for the town than admitting a killing doll (or a whole army of them? Or are they for the second season?) is on the loose and murdering people.
|by Anonymous||reply 445||November 27, 2021 3:42 PM
" I'm enjoying the show but it has lots of problems. "
I really like the show too, but there are SO many problems that need to be ironed out if they get a second season. This makes me wonder why they haven't announced something by now. It looks like the show is getting at least half a million viewers between the 2 networks, so I guess it's doing well.
The final episode is almost 90 minutes, but there is so much to wrap up in that amount of time. What about the teacher? Why did they decide to build up Jake and Lexy's relationship instead of his relationship with Devon? Why did they kill off almost all of the parents?
I'm not sure if Andy is gonna make it out alive. I wouldn't be surprised if something happened to him like what happens to the character of Dick Hallorann in the film version of "The Shining".
I also feel like Chucky and Junior are going to kill everyone and Jake will be blamed for everything. I just hope we get a decent ending. I wasn't worried about the first few episodes, but have always been worried about the ending due to some of Mancini's missteps in the past. Fingers crossed that I'm proved wrong.
|by Anonymous||reply 446||November 28, 2021 5:42 PM
Great news! It's been confirmed that Chucky has been renewed for a second season.
Tomorrow nights finale is going to be 90 minutes long. I can't wait!
|by Anonymous||reply 447||November 30, 2021 12:10 AM
Thanks for the good news, R447!!
I love this show so much.
And definitely worth renewal.
If La Brea can be renewed, then this show MUST be renewed.
|by Anonymous||reply 448||November 30, 2021 12:16 AM
r447 It was pretty much a dead cert. But still good to know, and I guess we'll know by Tuesday what characters even have a chance of coming back.
|by Anonymous||reply 449||November 30, 2021 1:29 AM
Tomorrow night’s episode is 90 mins.
|by Anonymous||reply 450||November 30, 2021 4:46 AM
The dude who plays Jake is in Vogue magazine showing off his hairy armpits.
|by Anonymous||reply 451||November 30, 2021 4:48 AM
I think Andy might be a goner tonight. Alex Vincent’s posts gives a subtle impression that he won’t be back.
|by Anonymous||reply 452||November 30, 2021 4:48 AM
SyFy had another Chucky marathon late last night, and I forgot how much I liked episode one.
Not a fan of Billie Eilish, but they featured a quite a bit of her music. I really like the song (not Eilish) "This is how villains are made..."
I had to laugh when I saw the name of Jake's dad's company: "L & L Lube."
Haha. Oh, you cheeky little Don Manicini.
|by Anonymous||reply 453||November 30, 2021 7:29 PM
r452 Certainly doesn't look great for him. Andy getting murdered by an eighth grader would honestly be hilarious after all the stuff he's been through.
|by Anonymous||reply 454||November 30, 2021 10:21 PM
[quote] Andy getting murdered by an eighth grader would honestly be hilarious after all the stuff he's been through.
But he's such a terrible actor!
|by Anonymous||reply 455||December 1, 2021 1:17 AM
OK, just finished watching it. Crazy finale. I'll keep it spoiler free for now - but what was up with Kyle dressed all Janet Jackson circa Rhythm Nation?
|by Anonymous||reply 456||December 1, 2021 4:12 AM
Getting stabbed in the ass probably doesn't kill that fast. Meh I liked Tiffany in this but everything else felt like a let down and ended far too neatly. Also what happened to it being 90 minutes?
|by Anonymous||reply 457||December 1, 2021 4:16 AM
who said it was supposed to be 90 minutes?
|by Anonymous||reply 458||December 1, 2021 4:19 AM
I mean if you count this after show thing I suppose its technically right. Personally I'd have preferred another 20 minutes of Chucky, Tiff, Nica and Junior being hilariously evil family together. Was the most I was entertained all episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 459||December 1, 2021 4:26 AM
R458, it was promoted via Twitter that the finale would be a special 90 min episode. It was more like a 1hr 10 min episode, plus some behind the scenes interviews. It actually ended several minutes short of 11:30 when they started another airing of Clash of the Titans.
|by Anonymous||reply 460||December 1, 2021 5:23 AM
^ that said, the commercial breaks seemed relatively brief compared to most other shows these days, so there appeared to be more total actual show time than commercial time over the course of the episode itself.
|by Anonymous||reply 461||December 1, 2021 5:28 AM
Andy was pretty lucky Junior had already made himself an orphan. If an actual parent had wandered in to se a bearded man in the bathroom with their 14 year old son and reaching in to his bathwater then Andy would have been in prison quicker than you can say Chris Hansen and Chucky would have had a much easier time.
|by Anonymous||reply 462||December 1, 2021 6:42 AM
Interesting. I didn't know the actors for Jake and Lexy knew each other for years
|by Anonymous||reply 463||December 1, 2021 7:09 AM
I guess that does explain why half the time it felt like Jake and Lexi had more chemistry than he did with Devon
Anyway I guess enough time has passed for spoilers. After all that build-up the only important characters to die are Junior who they had to kill off since there was no way he could stick around after killing his dad and Chucky losing, and maybe Kyle its very unclear since that explosion that took out an entire house was so weak Andy who was stood right next to it survived, and that whole obvious fakeout thing of making you think Andy and Devon are dead was ridiculous. But it might have taken out Kyle even though she was further away. Everyone just sort of seemed to forget about her.
Junior as a character by the end of this made fuck all sense which is annoying since Teo Briones is with Alyvia Lind were the better actors of the 4, and why they had him doing nothing for 7 and a half episodes is confusing since like I said he was pretty fun when he was on team murder. Junior was loving being evil until about 30 seconds before he died but apparently his passionless relationship with a girl who definitely cheated on him was enough to bring him back. This is despite the fact 10 minutes before he was quite happily leaving his friend to get blown up, and for some reason they ignored they already had a perfectly good reason for him to switch back since Chucky killed his mom.
That final Tiffany Nica scene may be the darkest thing this franchise has ever done she might actually be worse than Chucky now, and I'm glad Tiff doll made an appearance before the end. Its weird we didn't see Glen/da though now I think about it.
Anyway overall I'll give the series 7/10 I enjoyed it there's plenty to keep you watching but there were massive pacing issues. Zacks confirmed he's in 2 so sounds its a straight up sequel rather than an anthology so least we'll get to see everyone again.
|by Anonymous||reply 464||December 1, 2021 12:03 PM
I wonder how much of the episode was cut, feels like there are probably a lot of deleted scenes that would of helped with pacing.
|by Anonymous||reply 465||December 1, 2021 2:49 PM
How convenient that no one thought to use their phone to get video evidence of Chucky.
"No one will believe you!" worked in the 80s, 90s, and 00s, but nowadays it's fairly easy to get video evidence of something, especially when you have more than enough opportunities to.
Hell, I bet that movie theater alone has CCTV inside and out.
|by Anonymous||reply 466||December 1, 2021 3:38 PM
My new favorite line: "Kill the TWINK!"
So Chucky got fucked by guys too, huh? As Nica, of course. But that was an interesting little twist.
[quote] Getting stabbed in the ass probably doesn't kill that fast
I was wondering about that. Chucky really is a twisted little shit.
And yeah R462, the scene between Andy and Junior in the house was.... unusual.
I won't say any more.
[quote] That final Tiffany Nica scene may be the darkest thing this franchise has ever done
The question and answer scene between Chucky and the Chucky Army was pretty dark.
"Can we kill babies?" I was like, wtf??
Then Chucky said "No one under five or six." Lol.
I'd say that was pretty dark.
|by Anonymous||reply 467||December 1, 2021 4:34 PM
Nica's ending is a total ripoff of Boxing Helena (a movie most famous for Kim Basinger bailing and being replaced by Twin Peak's Sherylinn Fenn).
|by Anonymous||reply 468||December 1, 2021 4:59 PM
Overall I liked the ending. The gay lead was a total badass at the end. I was surprised how Junior turned from wet blanket into an actual character. Well played.
Love the dark humor of the show. I mean, the whole movie theater massacre surely is a big fuck you from the direct-to-video (these days direct-to-streaming) franchise, right?
|by Anonymous||reply 469||December 1, 2021 5:03 PM
I hope Kyle is ok. I'd hate for her to go out in such an undignified way. Since we didn't see her being blown away from the house or a shot of her charred corpse, I'm assuming she could still be alive.
And what was with the teacher at the graveyard with the three main kids at the end? Is she their guardian now? Could she be Glen/Glenda?
|by Anonymous||reply 470||December 1, 2021 6:35 PM
The news alert about the explosion specifically mentions fatalities, as in several casualties. So, at least two people should be dead. But, other than Kyle, all turned out to have survived. Who are the ones who have been found dead? Corpses buried in the basement or in a wall?
|by Anonymous||reply 471||December 1, 2021 6:42 PM
So is Kyle dead?
I'm glad Andy is alive.
You can't kill off the kid who started this whole show.
Plus, he's a gay. So he has to live.
I hope he finds a boyfriend in season two. LOL.
|by Anonymous||reply 472||December 1, 2021 6:48 PM
They must've known season 2 was coming all along ending the season on a big cliffhanger like that. I'm starting to agree with the people who said something's not right with that teacher woman. The way she quietly stood staring in the cemetery at the end. Perhaps she really is Glenda in a human body. If so, whoever's Glen may show up next season.
I was more disappointed by who didn't die than who did. None of the deaths were really shocking except maybe Kyle, but we're not 100% sure if she's really even dead so she doesn't count. None of the big characters like Tiffany/Jennifer, Andy, Nica, Lexy, Jake, or Devon. I sort of expected Junior to die so I wasn't really shocked by that.
|by Anonymous||reply 473||December 1, 2021 7:12 PM
The thing about the army of Chucky dolls, is that they can take this show in a million different directions.
They don't have to bring back Jake, Devon, and Lexy.
It can be a completely new and different storyline, in a completely different city, with completely different characters.
Because of the number of Chucky dolls that are in the back of that truck, this series could potentially last a VERY long time.
I think it was such a smart plot point to use, for the continuance of the series.
|by Anonymous||reply 474||December 1, 2021 7:33 PM
Wait, the Andy character is gay?
|by Anonymous||reply 475||December 1, 2021 7:57 PM
R475 The character may not be (though they've never mentioned or shown anything about his sexuality) but the actor definitely seems like he is.
|by Anonymous||reply 476||December 1, 2021 7:59 PM
I would've had Junior already in the bath when Andy arrived!
|by Anonymous||reply 477||December 1, 2021 8:13 PM
[quote] Andy who was stood right next
|by Anonymous||reply 478||December 1, 2021 8:16 PM
Kyle is alive. It was her hand in the glove at the tree at the end.
|by Anonymous||reply 479||December 1, 2021 8:17 PM
Junior was looking like a tasty piece of chicken in this episode!
|by Anonymous||reply 480||December 1, 2021 8:20 PM
R479 I thought that part was rather obvious. After drugging 2 out of 3 kids
(who were in the cemetery scenes) it made sense that she wouldn't engage them.
I guess the multiple fatalities were the neighbors on both sides of Ray's house.
|by Anonymous||reply 481||December 1, 2021 8:25 PM
Teo has had this middle comb hair style since.. forever.
Time to change it up, kid!
|by Anonymous||reply 482||December 1, 2021 8:44 PM
Seriously I loved this entire scene so much. The disfunction, Juniors glee at the catfight, and general Chucky inspecting his troops was the best part of the whole episode.
|by Anonymous||reply 483||December 1, 2021 8:56 PM
All Teo needs to do is get a little older so I won't hate myself for thinking he's attractive.
|by Anonymous||reply 484||December 1, 2021 8:57 PM
Teo’s jo vids will in a few years time. Mark my words. He looks like future Sean Cody material.
|by Anonymous||reply 485||December 1, 2021 9:01 PM
Teo’s father is actor Jon Jon Briones?! 🤯
|by Anonymous||reply 486||December 1, 2021 9:03 PM
[quote] Teo’s father is actor Jon Jon Briones?! 🤯
That was established way back at R69.
|by Anonymous||reply 487||December 1, 2021 9:07 PM
I had thought Jon Jon Briones was gay because all the other warlocks in AHS: Apocalypse were played by out gay actors and he was the only one I wasn't familiar with.
|by Anonymous||reply 488||December 1, 2021 9:08 PM
[quote I had thought Jon Jon Briones was gay
I think his son is so it could just be something that runs in the family.
|by Anonymous||reply 489||December 1, 2021 9:12 PM
Teo played a role on Days Of Our Lives back in 2013.
Does anyone here remember what it was about?
|by Anonymous||reply 490||December 1, 2021 9:14 PM
r490 He played this womens kid so doubt he actually got to say much
|by Anonymous||reply 491||December 1, 2021 9:28 PM
Wait, Lexy’s mom didn’t die? Wow.
|by Anonymous||reply 492||December 1, 2021 9:32 PM
I knew she wouldn't, R492.
That character was too valuable.
She's great. Clueless. Annoying. Bossy. Delusional. Phony. Yet she has an endearing personality.
You can't get rid of a character like that.
|by Anonymous||reply 493||December 1, 2021 9:45 PM
Those theater deaths didn’t make any sense. An ass stabbing wouldn’t kill that fast, the dad didn’t scream or anything. And what was with those bodies with blood coming out of their chests? I thought he was stabbing from the bottom?
|by Anonymous||reply 494||December 1, 2021 9:46 PM
[quote] An ass stabbing wouldn’t kill that fast, the dad didn’t scream or anything. And what was with those bodies with blood coming out of their chests?
And blood coming out of their... wherever.
|by Anonymous||reply 495||December 1, 2021 9:49 PM
I really thought Chucky was going to run over and kill her when she was stuck on the floor and kept getting hit by the people running away.
|by Anonymous||reply 496||December 1, 2021 10:21 PM
That Caroline girl sure is weird. She really didn’t notice her dead dad, and everyone, including her mom, screaming and running away.
|by Anonymous||reply 497||December 1, 2021 10:38 PM
Caroline is going to be scarred for life and possibly grow up to be a killer.
|by Anonymous||reply 498||December 1, 2021 11:09 PM
It was so odd that the Tiffany doll only made a 30 second cameo in the season finale. Were there issues with the rights to feature her outside of archival footage and they couldn't afford to have her play a bigger part in the series?
I'm not sure if the science teacher is Glenda. Since she's seems to be a genuinely good person and Glenda is evil. Although there is the possibility that she might be Tiffany's estranged younger sister.
Also Alex Vincent isn't gay. He has a girlfriend. I checked his Instagram.
|by Anonymous||reply 500||December 2, 2021 5:11 AM
Reading some twitter threads, looks like a lot of people are upset about what Tiffany did to Nica and are calling Don Mancini out for it.
|by Anonymous||reply 501||December 2, 2021 5:20 AM
I know it's just good acting but my heart broke when I saw what Tiffany did to Nica. That girl has been through a whole lot worse than Andy.
I don't want them to kill Nica off but death might be better for the character than to have her live the rest of her life suffering with no limbs and severe psychological trauma if they ever manage to free her of Chucky's possession.
|by Anonymous||reply 502||December 2, 2021 6:47 AM
Yeah, Nica has been through hell and back. I bet she wishes she were dead. I'm not sure where there going to go with her character now after this. Fiona really played the hell out of what she was given though. I wish they didn't further limit what she can do.
|by Anonymous||reply 503||December 2, 2021 7:48 AM
r501 Don Mancini should be called out for what he did to that character. 1st of all it wasn't a surprise I saw it coming a mile away and it was cruel for no reason.
r488 Teo can Paints his nails multiple colors and can put his leg behind his head, I'm pretty sure gay runs in that family.
Too much of the show's plot revolved around Junior being a blithering idiot. The fact that he wouldn't suspect that Chucky murdered his mother is unbelievable in the extreme. Also they never explained his hatred for his cousin.
|by Anonymous||reply 504||December 2, 2021 2:06 PM
[quote] Also they never explained his hatred for his cousin.
He blamed him for the bad that happened to his family. He loved the maid, who practically raised him, and his mom and both died after Jake joined his family. Of course, it was not rational, but on some level understandable that Junior lashed out not being able to cope with the losses. Of course, Junior completely ignored, or didn't even humor the thought, that Chucky could be behind all the deaths.
It's like with the current political climate. Deplorables not blaming their own overlords for the trouble they have caused (like, creating the anti vaxxer movement where people insisted that COVID-19 is a hoax and the official cure is bad, because it comes from the Deep State run by Liberal Nazis), but focus all of their frustration on the Libs.
|by Anonymous||reply 505||December 2, 2021 2:30 PM
[quote] He blamed him for the bad that happened to his family.
Actually, Junior started attacking Jake from the very beginning of the first episode, before the murders started.
I think the character is poorly written, because his personality is all over the place.
He starts off the series by making "gay" comments about Jake at the dinner table. Then he goes to school, and tells Lexy to be nice to Jake. Then later, he's an asshole again. I never understood if I was supposed to be sympathetic towards him, or not.
Even at the end of the eight episodes, I still couldn't figure out if I liked Junior, or not. He was pressured by his dad, his mom died, yet he still acted like an asshole towards Jake, and he also killed his dad.
So is he good? Is he bad? Is he misunderstood? And then they kill him off.
If I have one criticism about the show, this is probably the one.
|by Anonymous||reply 506||December 2, 2021 2:36 PM
[quote] Actually, Junior started attacking Jake from the very beginning of the first episode, before the murders started.
Their fathers are twins and both of them are total dicks to their kids. For me the scene was showcasing how different the kids express the pressure they experience from their dads. Jake just shuts down while Junior is a passive-aggressive dick towards Jake. Maybe it even was foreshadowing who would join Chucky on the dark side.
However, I do agree that Junior needed more scenes with Chucky and how their relationship started and developed to the point he wasn't fazed by a Good Guy doll being a supernatural serial killer. Scenes that could've spelled it out for us that Junior wants to be a singer instead of whatever career his dad wanted for him.
|by Anonymous||reply 507||December 2, 2021 3:34 PM
Also, I really didn’t buy Junior’s love for Lexy. That just seemed off.
|by Anonymous||reply 508||December 2, 2021 3:41 PM
Lexy was as bossy as his dad. Junior was pretty much a pushover until he met Chucky.
|by Anonymous||reply 509||December 2, 2021 3:50 PM
I’m glad Devon survived. That kiss scene with Jake after he found out he was alive was really beautiful. That was my favorite part of the finale.
|by Anonymous||reply 510||December 2, 2021 3:50 PM
I think his main issue by the end is he's completely isolated. When Jake was dealing with Chucky he at least had Devon. But by the time Chucky starts manipulating Junior Devon and Lexi are with Jake and he feels completely isolated, and by the time he rage kills his dad he's already in too deep. There's a scene where he first see's Tiffany and Chucky hugging in the basement that he pulls a face which I took to mean he'd suddenly realised, but then he pretty much gets semi adopted by Tiffany and Nica . I don't know before he died he was the character I was most interested in. The massive gaps in characterisation and trying to fill in the gaps might be part of that. But I can't tell if that was intentional or 90% of his scenes got cut.
|by Anonymous||reply 511||December 2, 2021 3:56 PM
Junior is one of the worst written characters on TV this year. At the beginning he seemed to be jealous of Jake's relationship with Devon and tried to cock block it every chance he got. He couldn't perform sexually with Lexi so it's no wonder so many fans thought he was closeted. I think Teo Briones play Junior as gay anyway. Perhaps the writers changed there minds on going in that direction.
The "Junior was isolated"theory only makes sense if he had never heard of chucky. He was warned about a killer doll by his friends and he knew that since chucky had been around murders had been happening and yet after his mother dies and he still doesn't suspect Chucky as the murderer?
Jake told him point blank that Bree didn't kill herself. Also when did he accept that Chucky was alive? One day he doesn't believe in chucky and the next day he's Chucky's partner in crime.
Logan put a lot of pressure on Junior but he still was shown to be a loving father.
|by Anonymous||reply 512||December 2, 2021 4:36 PM
[quote] Logan put a lot of pressure on Junior but he still was shown to be a loving father.
I saw that more of a grooming strategy of making it look like it was Junior's choice to stick with athletics. "Sure, you can say no! Don't mind my crestfallen face and the disappointment I'm going to feel for the rest of my life!".
|by Anonymous||reply 513||December 2, 2021 4:43 PM
Him rage killing Logan is the only part of the descent in to madness I have no issue with. He clearly felt controlled by the man to the extent he had to use Chucky in this scene to say everything to him he felt he couldn't, he also blames him for his mothers "suicide" because of the affair. That's clearly a stupid belief but since Chucky is the only person he's talking to I'll chalk it up to psychotic break and manipulation and remember Chucky is meant to be very manipulative (certainly some actual scenes of them interacting before this would be helpful since you just have to infer everything at this point) so you have a lonely teenage boy with everyone who he actually likes either dying or ignoring him, a convincing cult leader and the only voice of descent is from 2 people he now actively hates.
|by Anonymous||reply 514||December 2, 2021 5:01 PM
Will Chucky bring back Junior as a bottom twink, for season two??
|by Anonymous||reply 515||December 2, 2021 6:38 PM
[quote] That final Tiffany Nica scene may be the darkest thing this franchise has ever done
I'm thinking of something much more subtle.
And quite frankly, I'm surprised that no one has commented on the "adult" male killer Chucky sleeping in the same bed as Lexy's little sister!!!
Now THAT is disturbing.
|by Anonymous||reply 516||December 2, 2021 6:46 PM
R497 I think Caroline is supposed to be autistic.
|by Anonymous||reply 517||December 2, 2021 7:21 PM
r595 I hope so. We've had doll Chucky, and female mental patient Chucky. The world needs Twink Chucky at this point.
|by Anonymous||reply 518||December 3, 2021 1:05 AM
r519 I think my favorite thing about that is Lexis is "this family is fucked up I should grab my nag and leave" face. I've had funerals like that.
|by Anonymous||reply 520||December 3, 2021 2:20 AM
Why is that Tweet labeled "Sensitive Content" at R520?
|by Anonymous||reply 521||December 3, 2021 2:24 AM
r521 Its Twitter it probably offended some obscure algorithm. That said the more behind the scenes stuff of the cast I find the more I realise they should have all lived. Like imagine next season imagine the other 3 don't realise Junior is part of the cult of Chucky and is acting as a mole. THAT would be much better than what we got.
|by Anonymous||reply 522||December 3, 2021 2:51 AM
I'm finally caught up and so glad this is getting a Season 2!
I'm glad Andy survived, but aww, I hope he gets some acting lessons before the next season. He was a better actor as a small child, lol.
|by Anonymous||reply 523||December 4, 2021 8:01 AM