Nick Harley Mar 2, 2017Legion
keeps reminding us that memory can't be trusted, so is that why we feel like we've seen this all before?
This review contains spoilers.
1.4 Chapter Four
’s confident, stylish pilot episode, I was immediately impressed with Noah Hawley
’s slice of the Marvel universe. However, in that first review, I worried about Legion
favouring style over substance and now four episodes in, that worry is starting to manifest itself. I’m a savvy viewer; I don’t need every plot detail spoon fed and I’m fine lingering in mystery, but that being said, I really feel like we’re spinning our wheels here. A lack of forward momentum seems to be shrouded by new questions, delivered in eye-catching ways, sure, but the rabbit hole is starting to look shallow.
A somewhat climactic ending aside, Chapter Four bides its time throwing small wrinkles into David’s story,