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Gotham City’s Podcast: The GOTHAM Podcast S2E1 – Damned If You Do…

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Fox‘s Gotham Damned If You Do… Review. Gotham City’s Podcast: The Gotham Podcast: Season 2, Episode 1: Damned If You Do… is an audio review in which FilmBook contributor Mike Smith discusses his reaction to the latest episode of Fox’s Gotham.

Gotham: Season 2, Episode 1: Damned If You Do…‘s plot synopsis (spoilers): “Gordon is fired by Commissioner Loeb following his demotion for his role in Carmine Falcone’s escape in the previous episode, while Bullock resigns from the police. Still determined to clean up the corruption in the police department, Gordon makes a deal with Cobblepot, who is now Gotham City’s boss of organized crime. Cobblepot forces Loeb to reinstate Gordon as a detective and resign as police commissioner, being replaced by Essen, after Gordon does Cobblepot a favour by collecting a debt from and eventually killing a strip club owner who owed the Falcone Crime Family money. Meanwhile, several inmates of Arkham Asylum including Barbara Kean, Amygdala, Jerome Valeska, Richard Sionis and Robert Greenwood are broken out of the asylum by criminal mastermind Theo Galavan (James Frain) and his sister and enforcer, Tabitha Galavan (Jessica Lucas). They all agree to join forces with Galavan to wreak havoc in Gotham, except for Sionis, who is murdered for his refusal. Bruce and Alfred discover a secret room at the end of the staircase, containing a note from Thomas Wayne advising Bruce to only open it when he has a true calling, as the truths in Thomas’ secret office would change his life.”

Gotham: Season 2, Episode 1: Damned If You Do… starred Ben McKenzie, Donal LogueZabryna Guevara, Robin Lord Taylor, David MazouzSean Pertwee, Erin Richards, Camren Bicondova, Cory Michael Smith, Morena Baccarin, Drew Powell, James Frain, and Jessica Lucas.

Listen to Gotham City’s Podcast: The Gotham Podcast: Season 2, Episode 1: Damned If You Do… below and leave your thoughts on it and the episode below in the comments section. For more Gotham photos, videos, and information, visit our Gotham page, our Gotham Google+ Page, subscribe to us by Email, “follow” us on Twitter, Tumblr, or “like” us on Facebook.


About the author

Michael Smith

Mike Smith is an avid filmgoer from New York who loves to hear his own voice - luckily his work as a podcaster on FilmBook allows him to do just that. Mike graduated from The College of Saint Rose in Albany with a degree in communications, and is ready to dole out critical analysis of all your pop culture fixations. Mike is the host of FilmBookCast and can frequently be seen at his local movie theater, patiently explaining to his friends that Superman Returns is a misunderstood masterpiece.

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