Luke Cage Episode 7 Review Podcast “Manifest” – Defenders TV Podcast Episode 81

A little late but our Luke Cage Episode 7 Review is out and we discuss our top five points about “Manifest” the seventh episode of the latest Marvel Netflix show Luke Cage in our Spoiler filled podcast. As always make sure you’ve watched the episode before listening to our podcast. New reviews out every Tuesday and Friday until we’ve completed the season.

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Luke Cage Episode 7 Review Podcast “Manifest” Spoiler filled Synopsis

Written by Andy Goddard

Directed by Akela Cooper

Cornell Stokes  (Mahershala Ali) is released from police custody as Scarfe’s ledger is found inadmissible. However, the fortunes of his cousin Mariah Dillard (Alfre Woodardare less fortunate as her reputation and career are both still on-the-line. Pressurised to resign from the council and vulnerable her world is given fresh focus by an unexpected meeting with Shades. Back in Harlem Cottonmouth looks to deal with Luke Cage (Mike Colter) once and for all and threatens to expose Cage’s true identity Carl Lucas. Whilst Luke’s instincts are to run Claire Temple (Rosario Dawson) persuades him to fight and Cage scores another victory taking Domingo Colon’s (Jacob Vargas) Hammer weapons off the streets of Harlem.

Back at Harlem’s Paradise another fight is about to break out as Dillard visits Stokes to convince him to let go of his obsession with Cage. Deep dark family histories and relationships between Mamma Mabel (LaTanya Richardson Jackson), Uncle Pistol Pete (Curtiss Cook), young Mariah (Megan Miller) and young Cornell (Elijah Boothe) finally boil to the surface and a family secret leads to spilt blood. As Luke Cage finishes his day, unaware that he will be framed for the murder of Cottonmouth, a shot rings out over Harlem as one Judas is swapped for another!

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Defenders TV Podcast will return with our review of Luke Cage Season 1 Episode 8 “Blowin’ Up the Spot” on Tuesday the 1st of November 2016 and then a new episode review each Tuesday and Friday for the rest of the 13 episodes.

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John, Chris and Derek

Defenders TV Podcast

Date recorded: 08/10/2016
Date published: 28/10/2016
MP3, 76.50 mins, 96kbps, 53.0 MB

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