Warning: Full spoilers for Black Sails: Season 4 follow…

Blacks Sails thrilled us with epic battles on both land and sea during its final 10-episode run on Starz, while also drawing everything to an emotionally wrenching and satisfying close. It was a fitting endgame that saw all the major series characters land in rewarding places, even if some of them didn’t make it out alive.

Also working underneath the grand mechanism of the show was the idea that everything here had to leave us off at the doorstep of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island. There was a constant energy devoted to balancing that responsibility with the fates of the characters feeling real and natural to the journey they’d all undertaken on the series – and it was a seamless blending of fact, fiction, and future fiction.

Continue reading…

Source: Black Sails: Season 4 Review

Facebook Comments

Post a comment