THE MANDALORIAN (2020, Disney+) Season 2 Episode 8 – The Rescue Reaction – Simply Mind-blowing

This week the crew provide their first impressions of season 2 episode 8 of THE MANDALORIAN, the first live-action Star Wars TV series – titled “The Rescue.” The Mandalorian (Pedro Pascal) teams up with Boba Fett, Fennec Shand, Bo-Katan Kryze, Koska Reeves, and Cara Dune to rescue Grogu, the Child, from the clutches of Moff Gideon and the dark troopers.

Join award-winning filmmaker Christopher G. Moore and John (Doc Rotten) Slattery along with new crew member Chris Slattery and Podcasting Rockstar Vanessa Thompson as they discuss the original scripted series, new documentaries, and theatrical films headed to the new streaming service Disney Plus.

THE MANDALORIAN Season 2 Episode 8 – The Rescue

The Mandalorian and his allies attempt a daring rescue.

  • Title: Chapter Sixteen – The Rescue
  • Director: Payton Reed
  • Writer: John Favreau
  • Cast: Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Katee Sackhoff, Temuera Morrison,
  • Ming-Na Wen, Sasha Banks, Giancarlo Esposito, Omid Abtahi

Doc Rotten
Editor-In-Chief / Founder / Podcast Producer at Horror News Radio
Doc Rotten is the founder of Gruesome Magazine. He is also a film critic for Gruesome Magazine and the podcast host & producer for Horror News Radio, Monster Movie Podcast, Decades of Horror: 1970s, The American Horror Story Fan Podcast and Hannibal Fan Podcast. He is also co-host of the Dracula podcast on TV TALK and is a contributing reviewer for HorrorNews.Net and Widescreen Warrior.

Doc a lifelong fan of horror films, sci-fi flicks and monster movies first discovering Universal Monsters and Planet of the Apes as a young child in the 1970's searching out every issue of Famous Monster of Filmland (and, later, Fangoria). Favorite films include Jaws, The Car, The Birds, The Tingler, Vampire Circus and The Exorcist. Still a huge fan of horror films from the 70s, Doc continues consuming horror films to this day for the site, for the podcasts and for the fun of it all.