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Smallville review: Dominion and new Clex pic! [Apr. 29th, 2011|09:39 pm]
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*spoilers for Dominion and a finale pic within.



My 5 second review of last week's episode
(No offense to the great guest star or Tom's direction but that script was a World of Dull.)

I liked this one a lot better. It was directed by Justin Hartley and after also enjoying the episode he wrote last year, I may be a fan of the Hartley oeuvre. He does not try and paint Oliver in a heroic light. In "Sacrifice", Oliver actually walks away from a seemingly knocked-out Zod and makes a a phone call. Never turn your back on the super villain! In this ep, Clark won't take him to the Phantom Zone so Oliver jumps on his back and goes anyway, then starts whining like a kid on a road trip, all like: "It's cold. There's phantoms. I want to leave."

Zod gets a fabulously campy intro, wearing a robe and snake and you wonder if he rushed into position when he knew Clark was coming or had to hold the pose for a while. There's some initial roughing up of Clark but what Zod actually wants is a boyfriend and he's prepared to share his kingdom with Clark. When Clark rebuffs him, Zods hits on Oliver, saying of Clark: "Ultimately I realized we had nothing in common." Yeah, try and spin it that way, honey! He also tells Oliver that he bears the mark of Darkseid and reveals Oliver's deepest fear: that Clark won't want to see him any more.

Adding to the general homo-tasticness: Clark and Oliver in cute little gladiator outfits (Oliver's predictably is sluttier) and a prolonged and enthusiastic close-up of Callum Blue's crotch.

I like episodes where Clark is outsmarts the bad guys and rescues everyone, in this case without his powers. Also Tom's hair was stunning tonight.

(And I'm not generally schmoopy over Clois but their last scene was a knockout.)

Two weeks until Lex returns and reclaims His Man! That's Lex's "Aw baby, don't be mad, I still love you!" face.
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[User Picture]From: ctbn60
2011-04-30 02:22 am (UTC)
Aw what a lovely clexy moment. CLark is clearly pissed Lex left him for so long but a nice hot shower and a blowjob should take care of him being miffed!!! Lex is back and they are where they BELONG!!! In each other's arms. I'm a happy woman!

Yes both Clark and Oliver looked delicious in their little outfits tonight. Any one have any gladiator stories that need covers now? I loved the red cape and Zod's crotch shot. perfect!! i did get a slight homoerotic vibe to tonight too go figure!

I wasn't looking forward to Zod but I was very happy with his return and defeat by a powerless Clark. Ummm what was I saying? Ohhh sorry was staring at the above photo. *drools*
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[User Picture]From: tasabian
2011-04-30 03:11 am (UTC)
CLark is clearly pissed Lex left him for so long but a nice hot shower and a blowjob should take care of him being miffed!!! Lex is back and they are where they BELONG!!! In each other's arms.
Yes, your interpretation is very believable! Lex is angling for a kiss there, I CAN TELL!

Yes both Clark and Oliver looked delicious in their little outfits tonight. Any one have any gladiator stories that need covers now? I loved the red cape and Zod's crotch shot. perfect!! i did get a slight homoerotic vibe to tonight too go figure!
Based on his directorial choices, apparently Justin 'ships Clollie, Clod and er, Zollie. And I hope Clark kept his gladiator outfit because Lex would like it very much.
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