Wentworth Recap 4.12: Black and Blue and Red All Over

(This recap was originally published on July 28, 2016, and if the restoration of these recaps has added something to your life, please consider a small donation to yours truly. I’m @Elaine-Atwell on Venmo!) I’ve been searching everywhere for words. I ran after them in the park, where people wondered what I was doing to…

Wentworth Recap 4.5: Kween Bea and Allie Cat

(This recap was originally published on June 9, 2016.) Too often, television dramas labor under the delusion that to keep our interest, they must constantly be going darker: destroying relationships, turning characters evil, and upping the ante on graphic violence. Of course, all these can be effective strategies when used sparingly, but over time, we…

Wentworth Recap 4.4: Bea Gets Screwed

(This recap was originally published on June 2, 2016.) Hello, loves. Much like Game of Thrones (which also concerns the machinations of violent people striving to rule an empire of mud and death) Wentworth has its “action” episodes and its “setup” episodes, and this week’s entry falls into the latter category. Which isn’t to say it wasn’t excellent; every…