[Review] The Mandalorian (Disney+): Chapter Eight – Redemption

This week the crew review the eighth episode of THE MANDALORIAN, the first live-action Star Wars TV series – titled “Redemption.” The Mandalorian (Pedro Pascal) along with his rescued “bounty” (yup, Yoda Baby) rejoins some of our favorite characters of the season as they fight to escape Moff Gideon.

Join award-winning filmmaker Christopher G. Moore and John (Doc Rotten) Slattery along with new crew member Chris Slattery as they discuss the original scripted series, new documentaries, and theatrical films headed to the new streaming service Disney Plus. Introducing Gruesome Magazine’s newest podcast, Heroes and Droids.

THE MANDALORIAN Season 1 Episode 8 – Redemption

The Mandalorian comes face-to-face with an unexpected enemy.

  • Title: Chapter Eight – Redemption
  • Director: Taika Waititi
  • Writer: Jon Favreau
  • Cast:
    • Pedro Pascal … The Mandalorian
    • Taika Waititi … IG-11 (voice)
    • Giancarlo Esposito … Moff Gideon
    • Gina Carano … Cara Dune
    • Carl Weathers … Greef Karga
    • Emily Swallow … Armorer
    • Jason Sudeikis … Bike Scout Trooper #1
    • Adam Pally … Bike Scout Trooper #2

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.