Looking: The Complete First Season Blu-Ray

Looking has been one of HBO’s hottest properties, and this collection contains the entirety of the first season of the show. The trio of men that the Looking centers around are in a very compelling and understandable journey throughout life in San Francisco. The taut writing is enough to keep viewers coming back for more, as the evolutions of the experiences had by Agustin (Frankie Alvarez), the artist, Dom (Murray Bartlett), the waiter, and Patrick (Jonathan Groff), the video game designer. The story arc seems a little syncopated through the first season, but “Looking for Gordon Freeman” is a finale that provides some answers while allowing the show to change and shift for Looking’s second season. The pacing that Looking employs imbues an air of realism to the show; where a number of efforts seem to rush through plots and interactions, Looking allows for a greater depth to be had for intentions and desires of those that we see on television. Continue reading “Looking: The Complete First Season Blu-Ray”