A Game of Thrones: “Winter Is Coming” Review

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Before the Lord of the Rings hit theaters a few years ago, I attempted to wade through the trilogy again by signing up for an on-line book club with Barnes and Nobel. In the forum, I recall a discussion about what was being kept for the movies and what wasn’t. One fan posted they already hated the films and were going to weep during their entire viewing of Fellowship of the Ring because Peter Jackson and company had decided the subplot with Tom Bombadil would be cut.

A Game of Thrones — A Slice of SciFi Review

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Reviewed by: Michael Hickerson (Slice of SciFi Editor)

A Game of Thrones
Airdates: Sundays starting April 17 at 9 p.m. on HBO

Slice of SciFi Rating: 5.0 out 5.0

Years ago, HBO showed that cable could do just as well, if not better, than the networks in providing audiences with solid, award-winning, critically-acclaimed dramatic programming with its first hit series The Sopranos.