Agent Carter Season 1.
Captain America: The First Avenger and Captain America: The Winter Solider both left us with the impression that Peggy Carter continued to be a respected member and founder of what became S.H.E.I.L.D. Yet what if the road to founder was a little rougher than was first thought?
In this episode of The 602 Club host Matthew Rushing is joined by agents Andi VanderKolk and Norman Lao to talk about Agent Carter Season 1, but before that we take time to remember Leonard Nimoy and his life. We discuss whether Agent Carter should have been Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D., things we liked and didn’t, the characters, the importance of a good foil for the hero, continuity, women at work after WWII and our ratings.
Remembering Leonard Nimoy (00:02:49)
Agent Carter (00:11:48)
Why Was This Not S.H.E.I.L.D? (00:12:29)
Things We Liked, Things We Didn’t (00:23:20)
The Characters (00:33:56)
Question About Peggy (00:35:42)
Peggy and Jarvis (00:43:13)
Chad Michael Murray as Thompson (00:45:37)
Only as Good as Your Foil (00:52:02)
One Connected Universe (00:56:23)
Women at Work After WWII (01:01:54)
Something to Add (01:15:30)
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) Norman C. Lao (Executive Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Charlene Schmidt (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Will Nguyen (Content Manager) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer)
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