The Defenders (2017– )
8.5/10
2,585
2 user 23 critic

Ashes, Ashes 

Stick offers up a theory, Danny finds himself sidelined, and Alexandra learns that it's not easy being the leader.

Director:

Writers:

(based on the Marvel comics by), (based on the Marvel comics by) | 11 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
...
...
...
Bakuto
...
Elektra Natchios
...
...
Alexandra Reid
...
Madame Gao
...
Murakami
...
Lexi Raymond
Edit

Storyline

Stick offers up a theory, Danny finds himself sidelined, and Alexandra learns that it's not easy being the leader.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Release Date:

18 August 2017 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Fourth wall break - when Matt sits down and plays the piano, he is playing the show's theme song. See more »

Quotes

Jessica Jones: I just think we'll work better together if we trust each other, don't you?
Matt Murdock: That is the nicest thing you've ever said to me.
Jessica Jones: Don't get used to it.
See more »

Connections

References Daredevil: Into the Ring (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Tragic Overture, Op. 81
Written by Johannes Brahms
Performed by Jirí Behovlácek & Czech Philarmonic Orchestra
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Badly written (every episode till here)
21 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

Every episode is badly written. The first episode goes very slow and is understandable but every episode is written with one goal in mind - the climax of the episode should be so & so. Same goes with this episode. Instead of using the already strongly built characters who have/ had their own TV shows and were really well-written (except for the Iron Fist), it's a shame that they are not bringing out the characters in a fine way and they are not even working on the story. The entire Defenders team can defeat The Hand in around 2 episodes but the writers wanted to make it thrilling and use really cheap writing. It's such a shame. Every episode the defenders either win by the end depending on that very episode and not the entire story of the series. This episode had something very silly. I just couldn't digest that the climax could have happened the way they have written. Yet people have been blinder than the Daredevil to rate this series on a high note.


6 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page