Build your custom FanSided TV email newsletter with news and analysis on Show Snob and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. I think it's better now - just watched and she's just referred to as "young girl". It definitely makes episode 1 more interesting since his brother was throwing rocks at a similar robot. Tomatometer Not Yet Available Loretta attempts to make amends with Cole by giving him a pinecone since he collects the “good ones.” It’s a sweet moment and a tender way to nod at what Loretta learned from her younger self. Tales from the Loop first debuted on April 3, 2020. That said having Jonathan Pryce voice his younger self gave what was going on away pretty early on. Tales from the Loop - Episode Discussion Hub Inspired by the wondrous paintings of Simon Stålenhag, Tales from the Loop explores the mind-bending adventures of the people who live above the Loop, a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe - making things previously relegated to science fiction, possible. One touching scene even has the young Loretta giving her older self a reality check. I recognized the voice so that gave me an inkling... and then I figured out later , but the girl was just referred to as "young girl" - had they put "young Loretta" that would have been really messed up. All eight episodes of Tales from the Loop are currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Powered by Minute Media © 2020 All Rights Reserved. Season: OR . S1, Ep2. Russ’ life’s work is his attempt to essentially “break,” or “escape” the loop. Cole tries to contact his scientist mom, Loretta (Rebecca Hall), but she's out of town so he goes to find the robot Jakob ended up in after the latter tried to reverse the process. 3. What was Alma’s experiment? #TalesFromTheLoop #TFTL Tales From The Loop Episode 5 focused on Danny's family Ed, Kate and Beth. 3. The next little moment, the next feeling, the next episode — it’s just a few clicks away. It is the first television series in history to be adapted from digital paintings. Premieres April 3, Press J to jump to the feed. Year: 2020. Tales from the Loop - Episode 2 "Transpose" - Discussion Thread. Top Stories. It seems like it is possible since, in one scene, Loretta sees Alma singing a song in the bathtub and later sings the same song while alone. I had a pretty reasonable suspicion that the girl was Loretta anyway right before I checked X-ray to be sure. Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. Ask questions and download or stream the entire soundtrack on Spotify, YouTube, iTunes, & Amazon. We meet Loretta, a young girl who performs well academically but doesn’t have much support at home. "The cast" section ruined the big twist of first episode for me by listing who's playing whom. Rate. It makes you wonder what each iteration of Loretta has learned from the one before. Its definitely different though, but I found it good. All eight episodes of Tales from the Loop are currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices. 3 Apr. Similar premise and very intricately written. Rate. Photo: Abby Ryder Fortson as Young Loretta - Tales from the Loop - Credit: Jan Thijs - Courtesy of Amazon Studios/EPK TV, Tales from the Loop introduces us to the mysterious via its founder, Russ Willard, who speaks to the camera directly. Tales from the Loop (TV Series) TV. Premieres … Cole’s mom brushes off her son, leaving a frustrated Loretta to seek answers elsewhere — and here’s where things truly get interesting. Your privacy is safe with us. I‘d even more recommend „Maniac“. ... Add episode. Episode 8. Tales from the Loop is an American science fiction drama web television series based on the art book of the same name by Swedish artist Simon Stålenhag.The series premiered on Amazon Prime Video on April 3, 2020. Tales from the Loop episode 8, “Home”, ends with Cole now much older with a family. Tales from the Loop (2020– ) Episode List. Episode 1; ... Home Tales From the Loop Season 1. The mysteries on this show will be explored,  but not necessarily unraveled. Tales from the Loop Season 1, Episode 2 recap: What happens to Jakob? Cole eventually reunites with his brother and they kick around a ball, but as they make the tre… Our tale begins with a young girl called Loretta. The Season 1 finale of Tales From The Loop attempts to wrap everything up with a neat little bow but in doing so, leaves plenty of threads dangling over this topsy turvy season. Somehow, the young Loretta and the adult Loretta are existing in the same timeline. Together, Loretta and Cole come upon an abandoned shack. The townspeople who live above "The Loop," a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe, experience things previously consigned to the realm of science fiction. S1, Ep1. Yeah it gives me so much dark vibe . At the end of the episode, the two Lorettas appear to merge back into one. The series debuted in more than 200 countries and territories. 7 best Starz shows currently available to stream on the app, Titans Season 3: Barbara Gordon set to join the show. All 2 songs featured in Tales from the Loop season 1 episode 3: Stasis, with scene descriptions. I forget do they say the girls name in the beginning of the episode? Retrofuturism! tunefind ... Add episode. Cole labels it haunted, and we can see why when they enter. He calls Cole’s mom and tells her that Cole and the girl were looking for someone named Alma. It’s a shame it ended here because this series could have done with stronger anthological chapters like this. It's quickly revealed that Alma is conducting an illicit experiment, for which she stole a piece of something called the Eclipse. However, guilt's been wracking the teen and he tells Cole the truth. By way of comparison I switched it over to The Expanse and everyone was hooked immediately. 2.0k members in the TalesFromTheLoopTV community. Show Snob 9 months Burn Notice and 5 series ready to binge on Amazon Prime Video. Also I’d recommend “Dark” on Netflix for those of you who enjoyed this. Eh.. This is a very beautifully shot show. Season: OR . Based on photos from the remainder of the season, I’m guessing we will learn more about Gaddis the guard, the robot, Cole, Cole’s brother, and Cole’s father (and his mechanical hand) later. WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Tales from the Loop, streaming now on Amazon Prime.. Amazon Prime's Tales from the Loop is an anthology of wonder, working fantasy, escapism, bits of horror and, of course, a lot of sci-fi into the story of Mercer. So we don’t know how this Loretta time loop happened, how long it will continue, or how it affects the town as a whole. It and all other episodes of the series were written by series creator Nathaniel Halpern. Not sure how to explain it. In the center, she finds a strange black rock, possibly the Eclipse? Like we tried to watch episode 1 yesterday and 15 minutes in no one was watching it. “The loop,” is life itself. Later that night, Loretta hears strange noises and finds Alma staring at a glowing computer monitor. Episode Discussion spoiler. It isn’t clear yet in which period Tales from the Loop takes place. Loretta tells him to stop, and she seems to sense that the robot is sentient, or at least “working.”. 2. The Wilds Season 1, Episode 2 recap: What happened to Rachel & Nora? Tales from the Loop (2020– ) Episode List. Created by Nathaniel Halpern. If you’re expecting to get a full explanation, I don’t think you’ll find it in Tales from the Loop. Show Snob 8 months Tales from the Loop Season 1, Episode 2 recap: What happens to Jakob? Everything that happens in Mercer happens because of the Eclipse. Cole questions whether Alma works at the Loop and says his parents do too, he offers Loretta the chance to ask them about her mother. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Agreed. At their house, Loretta discovers a large circle drawn in the snow. Slowly, the episode opens up to showcase the show’s universe. Rate. It's a bit weird consuming Simon's artwork with dialogue accompanying it, but the creepy vibe is still there. With Daniel Zolghadri, Paul Schneider, Rebecca Hall, Robert Nahum Allen. She lives with her mother, Alma. The series was inspired by Stålenhag's narrative artbook Tales from the Loop and was released on April 3, 2020. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the TalesFromTheLoopTV community, Continue browsing in r/TalesFromTheLoopTV, Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. Related: Tales From The Loop Review: Smart, Humane, & Emotionally-Driven Sci-Fi. She wants Cole to know she will always be there for him. Is there going to be another season of Amazon’s Utopia remake? 3 Apr. There will be no spoilers, as I’ve only watched through Episode 4 at this point. S1, Ep2. The Wilds Season 1, Episode 1 recap: Which girl doesn’t survive Day One? Home > Tales From the Loop > Season 1 > Episode 8 « TV Season Page. While investigating the woods near their home, she meets Cole, a boy around her age who likes throwing rocks at robots. S1 ... in a small town becomes curious about the mysterious work her mother conducts beneath ground at a facility known as the Loop. This was a rather somber episode, but it articulated the feeling of mourning in a smart way. 3 ... in a small town becomes curious about the mysterious work her mother conducts beneath ground at a facility known as the Loop. It is a giant black sphere composed of the tiny black rocks like the one young Loretta found in the snow, the one that Alma stole. “Tales From the Loop” has all the elements of a mystery box show, except it’s largely — and wisely — uninterested in its mystery. On the one hand, the ensuing drama and issues with the tight-knit characters at the centre of this one (Loretta, Cole, Danny and Jakob) get a good enough send-off but everyone else gets a pretty underwhelming finish. I love that series. Also X-Ray did not list that Jonathan Pryce was also known for GoT. Assuming that Amazon do decide to renew the show, don't expect new episodes until late 2021 at the very earliest. Rate. In Tales from the Loop season 1, episode 1, "Loop", viewers are introduced to a young girl named Loretta (MCU's Abby Ryder Fortson).Established as very intelligent in her own right, Loretta is the daughter of a scientist at The Loop named Alma. The series is available on Prime Video in both high definition and 4K Ul… The Loop is making them listening to swedish music, I like it. Year: Season 1. It ended up playing for another 3 episodes and nothing seemed to happen at all. Photo: Rebecca Hall as Loretta – Tales from the Loop – Courtesy of Amazon Studios/EPK TV. 8.0 (1,598) 0. Loretta realizes that the way she was treating Cole was eerily similar to how Alma treated her. After school the next day, Loretta waits for Alma outside of MCEP, but she never shows up. Tales from the Loop is a drama television series based on the art of Simon Stålenhag that was released on Prime Video. What is commonly referred to as the “Loop” by residents of Mercer, Ohio, is an experimental facility called the Mercer Center. People come and go from MCEP every day, like a regular job. The Center’s purpose is to “unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe.”. Danny's been in Jakob's body after they transferred minds and souls in "Transpose." That’s what drew me into his paintings in the first place. Alma works at MCEP,  when we first see her, Loretta overhears a tense argument between Alma and an unidentified man who accuses Alma of stealing something called the “Eclipse.”. 88 votes, 155 comments. Sadly, it also means that Alma never comes back, and neither we or Loretta, ever found out what happened to her. 66. I definitely wouldn't compare this show to Dark. A pile of snow slowly lifts skyward, and while Loretta investigates, her and Alma’s house also comes apart piece by piece and floats into the sky. It was directed by So Yong Kim. Okay kinda unrelated but if you have a habit of checking the x-ray feature while watching stuff on Amazon Prime Videos, maybe refrain from doing it for this series. Premieres April 3 8.0 (1,597) 0. 1. Tales from the Loop season 1 introduces storylines, but then abandons them in favor of subplots that take up entire episodes. Slowly, the show reveals that Cole’s mom is Loretta. Hard presence of Scandinavian tradition of storytelling. Over dinner, Alma reveals that she didn’t steal it, but “obtained it” to use in an experiment. Rate. It’s fitting that this episode is called “Loop,” since we learn that Loretta is in a time loop of meeting her past self over and over again. Simon's art books have narration, borderline dialogue at times. In the first episode, when I looked at the x-ray feature, it just said “girl.”. Amazon Prime’s The Feed season 1, episode 9 recap, The final ten episodes of Vikings Season 6 gets a premiere date & a new home. I’ve thought this through, and I finally think I’ve cracked this episode, and possibly “The Loop” itself. EDIT: someone said they can’t find DARK and I can’t find the comment to reply to so I’ll just link the IMDB https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5753856/. The two Lorettas arrive inside of the MECP, and adult Loretta shows her younger self the fabled Eclipse. We briefly meet Cole’s family, his brother, and his parents. I mean dark is actually good though. They're doing a great job with the aesthetic. His mother is seen chatting with Willard, from the beginning. The pair storm into MECP  and questions the guard, Gaddis, about Alma. Burn Notice and 5 series ready to binge on Amazon Prime Video, The Boys: Aya Cash stars as Stormfront + season 2 trailer. Rhetorically asking where to begin, we eventually learn that we’re going to be following several different people across the 8 episodes, as reality and science fiction come together as one. Was what she did responsible for creating Loretta’s time loop? We'll never pass along your email address to spammers, scammers, or the like. He looks at his old house and tells his family that time has passed with a blink of an eye. He looks at the Loop blaring in the distance. Rate. All eight episodes of the first season were released simultaneously. I’ve never read his books, but so far (I’m also on E1), I really like the feel/vibe. Hope they continue with the swedish references. At least in the case of “Tales From the Loop,” viewers don’t have to hoof it to the theater. This show is so freaking slow and boring. Tales from the Loop Episode 3, “Stasis”, takes the idea of being stuck in a moment in time and makes it literal, as May is vying for long-lasting love. After watching four episodes, the series seem almost revolutionary, groundbreaking: unique seamless fabric of permanent characters interwoven with almost anthological episodes. 2. The robots and tech are so out of place yet not? Inspired by the wondrous paintings of Simon Stålenhag, Tales from the Loop explores the mind-bending adventures of the people who live above the Loop, a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe – making things previously relegated to science fiction, possible. It sounds like maybe the Eclipse was part of the town first, and the Underground was built around it to study it and its abilities. Cole thinks Loretta doesn’t want to be a mother, the same way Loretta thought Alma didn’t want to be a mother. He is her father-in-law. We begin episode 1 of Tales From The Loop with a man named Russ Willard explaining what the Loop is. Tales from the Loop (TV Series 2020– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. r/TalesFromTheLoopTV: Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. Rate. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. 2020 Transpose. According to him, Alma has never worked at the MECP before. Ugh yes this happened to me too - very frustrating! Maybe, just maybe, Loretta brought her younger self back to remind her that Cole does not feel loved by his mother and bringing her younger self reminded her of the importance of being a parent. 1. Suddenly the lights go out, and the windows crack. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The series has explicitly said that sometimes the big questions go unanswered. Tales from the Loop episode 1, “Loop” closes with Loretta telling Cole that her mother left her when she was his age. They must have changed it due to the spoiler. I had to pause the episode in the first scene and yeah the twist was spoiled but I don't think it affected my enjoyment, its kind of made me anticipate when the characters worked it out, which was enjoyable, possibly more enjoyable than being blindsided. Stålenhag presents a weird juxtaposition of an early ‘80s landscape mixed with future tech (according to our reality); almost like an alternate universe he’d created in his mind. Loretta becomes intent on finding Alma. Tales from the Loop Episode 4, “Echo Sphere” ends with Russ’s wife whistling at dinner in hope that Russ whistles back.Cole continues to use the echo chamber and sees illuminated flies in there. 2020 Transpose. Close. Tales from the Loop has been made exclusively for Amazon’s own Prime Video service, with each and every episode available on the streaming platform from Friday, April 3. A discovery in the woods gives two teenaged boys an opportunity to step outside their lives. 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