Gotham - Season 1, Episode 10 - Rotten Tomatoes

Lovecraft

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Critic Consensus: While "LoveCraft" struggles with the balance of campy thrills and deliberate plotting, Alfred and Wayne's characters elevate Gotham to Batman-worthy heights.

Episode Info

Gordon is reassigned to duty at Arkham Asylum, following a misstep. Meanwhile, Selina takes a new friend on a dangerous journey through Gotham to evade some assassins who are trying to kill her.

Cast

Benjamin McKenzie
as James Gordon
Donal Logue
as Harvey Bullock
David Mazouz
as Bruce Wayne
Zabryna Guevara
as Capt. Sarah Essen
Sean Pertwee
as Alfred Pennyworth
Robin Lord Taylor
as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin
Erin Richards
as Barbara Kean
Camren Bicondova
as Selina Kyle
Cory Michael Smith
as Edward Nigma
Jada Pinkett Smith
as Fish Mooney
Victoria Cartagena
as Renee Montoya
Andrew Stewart Jones
as Crispus Allen
John Doman
as Carmine Falcone
Richard Kind
as Mayor James
Drew Powell
as Butch Gilzean
Nick D'Agosto
as Harvey Dent
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Critic reviews for Lovecraft

At the very best, it was actually really... right? Like, right for the characters these two become eventually. I enjoy the fact that Selina just can't get rid of Bruce, even though there is no conceivable reason why she wouldn't.

December 30, 2014 | Full Review…

If Gotham has one flaw above all else (worse, one flaw that's continued to befuddle the show just as profoundly in its pilot as its mid-season finale), it's that it piles on villain after villain and then has nowhere to put them.

July 16, 2018 | Full Review…

It's everything you could want from a midseason finale.

July 16, 2018 | Full Review…

What largely worked about the hour was that "Lovecraft," for what seems to be the first time all season, unfolded more as an ensemble piece than the Jim Gordon show.

July 16, 2018 | Full Review…

"LoveCraft" proves just how far the show has come by packing more action into its pre-credits sequence than the season's first few episodes combined.

July 16, 2018 | Full Review…

Overall, the series has turned itself around. At this point, tweaking a few awful characters seems like small potatoes.

December 30, 2014 | Full Review…

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