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Author Brian McGreevy & Readers Weigh in on Hemlock Grove

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Author Brian McGreevy & Readers Weigh in on Hemlock GroveCurious what viewers think of Hemlock Grove? How about the author Brian McGreevy? We have the answer to both for Netflix’s new hit ( is it? ) show.

I have said it many times nobody here cares what critics think. In the same breath our readers may respect our opinion on horror movies but you should judge a movie or television show based off your own tastes and Netflix’s new original series Hemlock Grove is no different.

I found the show far from good but not nearly as bad as The Hollywood Reporter made it out to be. The Hollywood Reporter when they reviewed Hemlock Grove wrote;

Hemlock isn’t scary. It isn’t creepy. It barely makes sense, much less sense you want to decode.

For me Hemlock Grove is a mix of Twilight meets True Blood with a side order of American Horror Story. My only wish was that Hemlock Grove was half as good as True Blood or American Horror Story. As far as Twilight goes that comparison was not a compliment. Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove is clearly catering to a demographic that I am not a part of but that doesn’t change the fact that for every one of our readers who hate NETFLIX’s Hemlock Grove another one loves it.

Just last night I was telling Chris who blogs on this site with me not to give up after only one episode after he revealed how much he hated the show. Hemlock Grove takes a few episodes to get into for some and for others it just glows from the opening scenes.  As far as what our readers think Bob writes to us saying;

I’ve only seen the first episode and I’m not impressed yet. There was nothing big that happened to reel me in to tune in next week. Oh wait, they don’t have to because all the episodes are available now. Clever Netflix. The ending did make me want to watch another episode, but Gamefly sent out Fatal Frame 2 and I’ve been wanting to attempt to play that again for a few years now so it’ll have to wait.

Something just doesn’t look right, like the colors are too dull. I guess that has to do with production value. I was expecting more vibrant colors like those used in AHS. It doesn’t help that I’m thinking Twilight the whole time even though I’ve never seen those movies or read the books.

Jonathon writes;

I just finished episode 3 and will continue tomorrow evening as I must get to sleep for I have to be up in the morning. Otherwise I would keep watching through the night. With that said, I never listen to critics reviews as more often than not they simply have no idea what they are talking about (especially in regards to the horror genre.) However, with the abundance of negativity being thrown at it I must say it is unwarranted.

Sure some things need to be tweaked but in no way is this new series a lost cause. I hope the genre fans give it a shot (mainly the ones who know what the genre is all about and aren’t stuck on one note as some tend to be) and see it for what it is. You cannot judge after one or two episodes. I always give a show at least 4. Consider my interest charged!!!

Last but by no means least DirtyGirl writes;

Well, I just finished watching all 13 episodes, and I want more! Yes the show is not perfect… It suffers from stiff dialogue at times but it also has some really great lines every episode! I find Famke’s accent distracting as well. However, I do know her character is supposed to be a European Upyr. So the accent is crucial to the character and we will probably get more back story on her in season 2. That is if we get a season 2…

The story gets more involved and interesting as the season goes, so I wouldn’t judge the whole show by just two or three shows. I think the reason the show is getting poor reviews by critics is that they keep comparing it to House of Cards. Personally, I didn’t care for House of Cards that much and lost interest about half way through the season. So to each their own. And genre fans keep comparing it to True Blood or American Horror Story and it just doesn’t hold up to those shows at all. I think a better comparison is to Vampire Diaries. But to compare it to Twilight? No way. It is not even similar at all. There is a love triangle but every Vampire movie or show has a love triangle these days. Actually, Bram Stoker’s Dracula had a love triangle as well. So I guess they can all be traced back to that one in one way or another.

My favourite character in the series is Shelley. I think the actress, Nicky Boivin, did a great job considering all she gets to do is grunt and point. In fact all the younger actors were good. Bill Skarsgard reminds me of a young James Spader at times. There is a great monologue at the end of episode 12 by the killer. Such classic horror monologuing going on there!

My major complaint about the show is that it needed more killings and gory scenes. even when a character died they would show it off screen and then flash to the bloody aftermath. maybe this was because of budget constraints? I keep hearing how so many people love the transformation scene in episode two. it was good but not great. Seriously, those who think it was great or awesome need to watch An American Werewolf in London again! Anyway, I hope Netflix gives us a second season because I am completely hooked on this show!

I think the nicest thing I can say about Hemlock Grove is it is not for me and considering that Eli Roth is supposed to be a Master of Horror I am pretty surprised how tame it is.

For those not aware Hemlock Grove is not an original idea from Eli Roth or Netflix its based off the book of the same name by author Brian McGreevy. I was curious to know what he thought of the show and it would seem that he is a fan. He tells TheWrap quote;

“I think viewers will find that the world opens up over the course of the season. There’s some stuff that happens out of chronology and I think people will be pleasantly surprised by ultimately the scope of the series. We wanted to slowly unravel.”

Did you see Netflix’s Hemlock Grove? Hit the comments and let us know what you thought.

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      1. joshua April 21, 2013 at 5:34 pm

        I liked it. It took a few episodes to get me hooked in but im on # 10 and iv e been enjoying them. Every person needs to be there own critic. I recommended it to my friends.

        • Alina April 25, 2013 at 3:52 pm

          I SO LOVED IT…I AM HOOKED ON IT…CAN’T WAIT FOR SEASON 2…HOPE IT IS OUT VERY SOON…I CAN SAY ME AND A COUPLE OF FRIENDS WATCHED ALL 13 EPISODES IN ONE DAY…

        • Chenelle April 28, 2013 at 5:54 am

          I absolutely LOOVVE Hemlock Grove I got hooked the second I started watching it, I love how in a way we can all connect to the characters in one way or another. I love the mystery of it and it just captured my attention I wish it would never end…. The season finale is such a Cliff hanger… What happened to Shelley? What happened to Roman? What happened to Peter? Where is Peter and his mom going? What happened with That baby? And so many more questions so In my thoughts there just has to be a season 2 I know all Grove lovers need answers to so many things. So I really hope there is a season 2 because without it so many questions will go unanswered. I think if they have a season 2 it will be just as amazing as 1.

      2. rose April 21, 2013 at 5:42 pm

        love it

      3. Jennifer April 21, 2013 at 5:52 pm

        Loved it and would love to see more!

      4. nay April 21, 2013 at 6:11 pm

        I am completely hooked!!!! I was from the beginning it just had a mystery about it.. and I didn’t know it had to deal with vampires and werewolves going into It. And i kept seeing a bill skarsgard was in it.. so after episode 5 i was like is it roman.. so I googled him to find out he’s alexanders little brother.. and omg do i love alexander!!! Soo thats how i found out about the vampires.. the show was great for me!! I hated the ending in all honesty.. first cuz it ended n second cause everything that happened. And soo im wanting more!!!! I recommended it to all my friends!! My thought right after i was done was omg really youve gotta be kidding me!!! And wouldnt it be great if in season 2 itll continue the way its going for 1 episode and then were back in romans mind and everything has been a dream!!! That way certain people dont die or go away!! Frowny face about the awesome sister being blamed!! but i loved it!!!!

      5. Katrina April 21, 2013 at 6:15 pm

        I loved Hemlock grove it was really good I hope it be a season 2 it was the best tv series Ive seen all year please come out with a season 2

      6. Cate April 21, 2013 at 6:17 pm

        I didn’t like it. I gave up after four episodes, which is a fair trial. Some good points, but more bad. I realised it was filmed in Port Perry because I grew up near there so kept watching for other places I knew. Liked the transformation, I don’t remember any shedding scenes where the wolf ate his human parts, and I thought at the time, that makes sene, transformations would be calorically costly, don’t waste it.

      7. Jayson April 21, 2013 at 6:50 pm

        I knew sitting down for this that it would take at least 6 eps or half a season to get into. The budget is low and Bill Skarsgård is absolutely horrible most of the time but the rest of the actors were fairly good and ultimately I was wrong. It’s the twists and secrets that are revealed in the last 3 episodes which have me wanting more. It deserves a season 2 and the chance to right it’s wrongs and be great. They’d HAVE to find a way to bring back some characters though.

      8. DirtyGirl (@DirtyGirlReview) April 21, 2013 at 7:48 pm

        Thanks for including my quote Herner! Hemlock Grove seems to be dividing fans right down the middle. I think you either like it or hate it… Is it good Horror? No. But did I enjoy watching it nonetheless? Absolutely! Maybe fans were just expecting something a little better from Eli Roth. I read somewhere that he only directed the first episode and produced three episodes. So maybe he didn’t have complete creative control?

      9. Maria Vansickle April 21, 2013 at 10:20 pm

        I love Hemlock Grove

      10. Connie April 21, 2013 at 11:49 pm

        Loved it. Watched all episodes in one setting! Can’t wait for season 2! Keep it coming!

      11. Tsarevich April 22, 2013 at 12:27 am

        And I thought “House of Cards” was bad (especially when compared to the UK original series)! “Hemlock Grove” is a dismal assemblage of truly bad writing, mediocre acting, and hackneyed concepts. I finally caught on to why the characters vomit so much–portraying them is turning the actors’ stomachs.

        The religious illiteracy award goes to McGreevy and the TV adapters for once again misunderstanding “immaculate conception.” The Catholic dogma of the Immaculate Conception does not refer to Jesus’ birth. It refers to the belief that the Virgin Mary was conceived in HER mother’s womb without the stain of original sin. The pregnant teenager in “Hemlock Grove” is NOT an example of “immaculate concception,” but rather “virgin birth” (though pregnant, she is still a virgin because she did not have intercourse with a man). Even many Catholics confuse the two doctrines, so I suppose the dumbasses who write these intellectually bankrupt scripts can be forgiven. Still, I was surpriused that an intelligent actor like Dougray Scott would not have caught the error–on the other hand, he’s dumb enough to be playing in this trainwreck.

        • Fern April 22, 2013 at 3:01 am

          Your comment is the only bad writing I see. The pregnant teen is not supposed to be immaculately prego. Her cousin/brother roman knocked her up while under the mind control of his mother. This show is one of the best shows I have ever seen and I am not a big horror fan.

      12. Tina April 22, 2013 at 1:10 am

        I watched all 13 episodes in 2 days. I’m hooked. Cannot wait for season 2.

      13. sarab April 22, 2013 at 1:16 am

        I loved it

      14. Brandi Smith April 22, 2013 at 1:23 am

        I love it! Me and my husband watch the entire 13 episodes over this weekend and we hope there is going to be more.

      15. kay April 22, 2013 at 1:30 am

        i think the show is amazing! I loved all the plot twist and gore. I really do hope there will be a second season.

      16. Angela April 22, 2013 at 2:05 am

        I watched all 13 episodes in one day (today). I have to agree I was a bit confused on the first episode but confused enough to be intrigued to continue. I absolutely love this show. I love this kind of fictional stuff it’s all I like to watch and read. PLEASE give me season 2! I can’t be left hanging forever!!!!!!

      17. partly-yellow April 22, 2013 at 3:09 am

        Watched all 13 episodes and I’m still not sure what I thought about it. I felt frustrated about halfway through that there were constantly more questions being presented with very few answers. Of course, points to the creators because that frustration did get me to push through the whole season in one weekend. I agree that the dialogue was a little weak at times and I thought finding out who the killer was ended up being anticlimatic. On the plus side, I thought the transformation was badass! I didn’t think it was as “tame” as others but then, I’m admittedly more of a fantasy fan than a horror fan. Would I watch Season 2? Absolutely. Am I going to write home about how much I enjoyed it? Probably not.

      18. Andre April 22, 2013 at 3:09 am

        Started on a Friday because I was bored started watching I liked it. So I watched more and more, I couldn’t stop! Can not wait for season 2!

        • Mary Kings July 28, 2013 at 9:54 am

          My mouth is full of testimonies, my husband left the home for two years to south Africa for a tourist, where he meant this prostitute and he was bewitch by the girl my husband refuse to come back home again, i cry day and night looking for who to help me, i read a news paper about a powerful spell caster called Dr CHRISS and i contacted the spell caster to help me get my lover back to me and he ask me not to worry about it that the gods we fight for me.. he told me by mid-night when all the spirit is at rest he will cast a spell to reunite my lover back to me. and he did in less than 3 days my husband came back to me and started crying that i should for forgive him, i,m so happy for what this spell caster did for me and my husband…drchrisspelltemple@gmail.com kate

      19. Caitlin April 22, 2013 at 3:43 am

        I really liked it. Finished all 13 episodes in 2 days. The “point” of the story did seem to get lost every once in a while – like they were trying to give too much back story to characters who don’t matter – but there was more than enough going on to keep me interested. Famke Janssen’s accent was really the only awful thing about the show. European Upir or not, the accent was distracting and forced.

      20. mcgilvrey April 22, 2013 at 3:48 am

        I’m guessing there won’t be a season 2. Too many main characters have been killed off. The writers didn’t need to destroy the entire family unit. I hate that the wardrobe choices where too dramatic and unreal. Especially everything about the last episode. It was too much of, “And then, and then, and then…”

      21. Brook April 22, 2013 at 3:56 am

        This is a pretty good show. I would like to see more. I think that this show is mystery combined with supernatural elements that make it different, making it something adults as while as teens could like. I aslo think that this show is geared towards horror genre fans. While it has similarities to other shows it keeps you on your seat wondering what will happen next.

      22. Jen April 22, 2013 at 4:20 am

        I just finished all 13 episodes and I really enjoyed it. It has it’s flaws thats for sure, quite slow going and rather confusion at times and I think some of the acting could have been better. But I thought the FX were amazing! There’s some really great characters as well. I would love to see a second season! :)

      23. Ray April 22, 2013 at 4:42 am

        I loved it! I’m really hoping there will be a season 2. I want to know what happens next after episode 13. I’m counting on a next season.

      24. james April 22, 2013 at 4:42 am

        It was perfectly amazing! From the begging i was hooked!!

      25. Fabian Ellis April 22, 2013 at 5:16 am

        Very intriguing…..I love it…I want more so let’s get it Netflix

      26. z4zillah April 22, 2013 at 6:20 am

        I loved it. Completely. This series is not representative of the Horror genre, it is a modern adaptation of Gothic Romanticism (Shelley’s monster, for God’s sake!). I had no idea Eli Roth had it in him. I await Season II with great anticipation.

      27. Anna Tapia-Thiriot April 22, 2013 at 6:32 am

        I took a few episodes to get into it, you really needs to be open mined about what’s happening between the lines! I love it and truly hope for a season two. The end at Christina grave you hear the scream,so if Pete came back why not her too! And of course Michael will want to seek revenge for his sisters murder! There is so much more to be told. Like where did Shelley go?? Please come with a second season,to hell with the haters who just can’t be open minded to the strange world of the SUPERNATURAL!!! IM A FAN!!

      28. elizabeth April 22, 2013 at 8:20 am

        I loved it! I wanna see more! Hopefully there will be a season 2?????

        • elizabeth April 22, 2013 at 8:22 am

          Hi liz again, I just wanna add that I watched the whole entire 13 episodes in one whole day! I loved it

      29. Katie April 22, 2013 at 8:26 am

        I loved it! It does take a few episodes to get interested in the show but some people lack patience or an open mind. I love the horror genre! Even though this show might not be for everyone I believe it has brought in enough fans to where it should continue. I look for good horror gerne movies/ shows all the time on Netflix and I’m usually disappointed. Hemlock Grove is wayy better than some of the HORIBLE stuff on there! I want more! They need a season 2!

      30. Terri-Dawn April 22, 2013 at 8:48 am

        The first couple episodes were slow for me but once I got further into the season I was hooked. My favorite characters are Roman and Olivia and I was shocked when the bad wolf was revealed. I hope there is a season 2. I would watch it.

      31. B April 22, 2013 at 9:13 am

        Loved it hope theres going to be a second season

      32. Smalls April 22, 2013 at 10:36 am

        So…I totally neglected homework and dorked out on all 13 episodes for two days straight. I want more. Gah! When does the next season come out? I am in love. Need to know what the heck happens next!

      33. Muggz April 22, 2013 at 11:46 am

        Loved it as well! Liked it from the beginning and couldn’t stop watching. would like to have a Season 2 but how would it start? Many important characters have died. What will become of Roman and Peter though?

      34. Bebhionne April 22, 2013 at 2:41 pm

        I loved Hemlock Grove! I just finished the entire season and I NEED a season 2! Yes it wasn’t perfect but I was left with too many unanswered questions.
        Also I hope that Lily Taylor will be back as she is always listed as a “special guest star” in the opening credits implying that she is not a regular cast member. I’ve always loved Lily Taylor ever since Mystic Pizza!
        Also I really want to know what happened to Shelley she is so sweet and so misunderstood. We never actually got to know how she became the way she is.
        All in all, just LOVE this series, well done Netflix!!!

      35. Alexandria April 22, 2013 at 2:53 pm

        I was skeptical when watching the first episode but then I found myself watching episode after episode.
        There’s a lot of unnecessary sex scenes and rambling, but it was still an entertaining show.
        I’m not a fan of werewolves and the supernatural but this series has more depth than senseless killing.

      36. michael April 22, 2013 at 5:16 pm

        I love everything about the show. The acting story and the cast and special effects. I watched all 13 eps in 2 days and just started over again while I’m waiting for season 2. :)

      37. sutler April 22, 2013 at 7:17 pm

        I personally haven’t read the book, so I have no idea how true the show is to it. The show is decent, kinda slow for my taste, but I just needed something short to watch during breaks. I’ve only seen 4 episodes to-date but what’s been bothering me is the amount of sex, drugs, and alcohol portrayed by high school students. It surprises me how casual everything seems. As a parent of a young child, it concerns me that these are the ‘values’ being portrayed on t.v. nowadays. Maybe I’m being naïve or prudish, but it truly is something that has been weighing on me. Has this occurred to anyone else?

        • Herner Klenthur
          Herner Klenthur April 22, 2013 at 7:59 pm

          When the girls went to the highschool dance and said ‘I am getting laid tonight’ I was pretty shocked. But then again it is rated Mature so its up to us if we let our kids watch it.

      38. Lisa April 22, 2013 at 7:37 pm

        When my boyfriend’s mom first starred telling me about this show she was watching, Hemlock Grove, it sounded kind of corny by the way she was explaining it. A few hours later I started watching it for myself and I got hooked. I have watched all 13 episodes in the past two days and sincerely hope that there is more seasons to come. It would be a shame if they just stopped with one.

      39. Gabriela April 22, 2013 at 10:05 pm

        Honestly, overall, it’s just OK. Definitely not binge-worthy, but the mystery isn’t too bad. I needed quite a while to actually get into it. Probably episode 9 was when I was actually getting hooked. I’m not even sure how I survived that long. But the very last episode was quite eventful and it’s ultimately what made me appreciate the show. I feel like the entire first season was just an introduction. The upcoming seasons will essentially be the real show. So season 2 (binge-worthy probably!) will be far more exciting; I’m looking forward to it.

        Also, the way they dealt with the vargulf was ridiculous. That storyline was a total mess and practically irrelevant. I knew who it was halfway through the show.

      40. Gabriela April 22, 2013 at 10:29 pm

        Additionally, I loved the play on names in the series. Roman for one (related to romani, hence gypsy); and Shelley, who’s a bit like Frankenstein, which was written by Mary Shelley. Fun

      41. Annick April 23, 2013 at 2:04 am

        I just finished watching the series and now I’m going to buy the book!!! Also I want more!!!! I want to know what happens next!!!!! Anyone know when the second book is coming out??????? Must read!!!

      42. Kyle April 23, 2013 at 6:41 am

        When I first started watching, the show had a very weird, mysterious vibe that I loved. I looked forward to discovering what secrets the characters and world would reveal. There were some definite plot issues and other problems throughout, but I felt the interesting characters more than made up for these flaws. But, one major issue I had . . .

        SPOILER ALERT******
        Why did Christina have to die? I’m guessing that in a regular weekly cable show, the writers/directors/show runners would have realized what an interesting character she was, and found a way for her to stick around. Her death was so meaningless . . . I mean, the writers wrote in a perfect way for her not have to be killed; she was taken over by the werewolf spirit and didn’t have control over herself when killing those girls. Having to live with memory of killing those people would have been interesting. Too bad.

        • Gabriela April 23, 2013 at 3:32 pm

          the whole thing with Christina was so anti-climatic and badly developed, it was frustrating.

      43. Anita April 23, 2013 at 5:44 pm

        I LOVED the series!!!! I hope there will be another season!! What a great blend of actors!!! WELL DONE NetFlicks!!!!!

      44. Kim April 24, 2013 at 6:30 am

        I absolutely loved it watched the whole series in two days and now watching it again. Really hoping for another season!

      45. Melvin Pennington April 24, 2013 at 2:54 pm

        I found it to be amazingly different. Not the same old, easily predictable type of thing that seems to set a standard. All unnecessary detail was missing instead of overloading a good story making it bad. Definitely looking forward to another series.

      46. amber April 25, 2013 at 11:45 am

        Loved this show was a little confused at times but that’s what the second season is for! I watch a lot of series this one was unique because it not like all the others with the same story lines just different people playing them. This was by far my fav …..come on season 2

        • Melvin April 26, 2013 at 1:40 am

          I have been waiting since Barnabus for a series like this.

      47. kevin April 25, 2013 at 2:58 pm

        really good show !

      48. Carrie April 25, 2013 at 9:12 pm

        I loved it when is season 2 coming out

      49. Heather April 27, 2013 at 11:58 pm

        they don’t make shows like this anymore it keeps you guessing untill the very last episode even then your craving to see what will happen next. this show can become a huge hit for Netflix. season 2 hemlock grove please hurry.

      50. Susan April 29, 2013 at 6:25 pm

        I watched all 13 episodes and although I don’t agree with critics, I did find some areas lacking such as skipping not really knowing what is going on. The first 3 episodes made me feel like I was walking in a fog with just a limited portion of memory. I liked the series well enough to hope that there is a season 2 with the better plot lines. I was suprised the author killed off Olivia and was ticked that Shelly had to take the fall for Christina’s debauchery and then felt totally sorry for Norman, who not only lost his daughter, left his wife, but now….also lost his mistress! The show did keep me hooked and it was subtle enough not to gross me out or scare the BJesus out of me.

      51. monica b April 29, 2013 at 10:42 pm

        I’ve got horrible insomnia and I found this on netflix about 3am on a Friday. I had a marathon ! I watched the series from start to finish in one day ! Make more episodes !! There were a few things and characters that need a bit of tweaking-but this series is promising !

      52. helen April 30, 2013 at 5:41 am

        please more episodes , love it . dang people give a try

      53. Beatris Garces May 1, 2013 at 10:55 am

        I loved the show, was hooked after the first episode.Cant wait for season 2..hopefully there is a season 2 :) and Roman..oh Roman he is so mysterious and seductive

      54. christie May 2, 2013 at 9:03 am

        started watchin it couldnt stop!! please i need season 2

      55. Patty May 2, 2013 at 4:59 pm

        This was the best show I have ever seen and I will be so upset if there is no 2nd season. People who are saying the acting and writing are bad, but of course in much classier words because everyone is a huge tv critic, is just not willing to accept that the show is just different.

        • melvin May 2, 2013 at 6:05 pm

          It is indeed the best show to come my way in years. It is so far above in talent over the so-called realities trash being forced on us by the British. This is true entertainment instead of the usual dim witted British crap.

      56. Stevie Bud May 2, 2013 at 8:54 pm

        This show definitely needs a second season. I know some have expressed negative views on certain aspects of the genre and the characters themselves. Janssens accent was perfectly fine and fitting for the show and aired a sense of mystery and intrigue.
        as for the content it was very very gripping from the get go, it does take a few episodes to get into but now a days so does every tv program out there. +1 for a second and even third season FAN here.

      57. Lisa Baird (@Fllmoon7) May 2, 2013 at 9:00 pm

        I LOVED it!… I so very hope there will be season II.. is there a list where i can sign up to receive updates..? thanks & blessings to all..

      58. pepetone May 2, 2013 at 10:57 pm

        I would love to see a season 2. For me ep.10-13 is were it really got interesting. Many questions still not answered, would like to know. Please bring Hemlock Grove back for an exciting season 2.

      59. Renee Fuselier May 7, 2013 at 1:31 am

        My husband and I are absolutely hooked! We LOVE it and want a Season 2!!!!!

      60. Addie May 7, 2013 at 4:13 am

        I loved it! Just finished all 13 episodes in less than a week. Great job to all. I have some new actors to keep an eye out for now! Please produce a second season!

      61. Richard Brian Hahn May 7, 2013 at 10:17 am

        Slow at times, however with that being said, season 1 of Game of Thrones was slow at times and kinda boring in the beginning, and HBO’s budget is probably more then 10-20 times Netflixs if not more. So with that being said I would have to say overall it surpassed my expectations. I was a refreshing twist on the horror/vampire/werewolf/other crazy creature genre. Seriously until the 13th and final episode did you really know what Roman was? I would bet money that most people hadn’t a clue of what him or his mother truely was. I hope Netflix makes a second season, it would be an injustice to those people who watched all 13 episodes if they did not. Oh and please spend more money!

      62. sharron May 7, 2013 at 5:09 pm

        My daughter got me addicted to this show and it took us 2 days to watch all of the episodes. Now I need more. Please

      63. somevampiregirl May 8, 2013 at 12:30 am

        I got hooked right away after the first few minutes of watching Hemlock Grove Ep.1. Although, I must say that I was very hesitant about watching it. And all my friends were talking about it. So I figured “Why not?” and turned it on. Now that I’ve finished all 13 Eps, I am dieing. And I’d love to watch more. I am freaking in love with this show.
        Also, I started watching the first 10 eps on Sunday last week, and ever since then I’ve been on and off watching is whenever I had gotten the time to watch netflix. Ugh, I am already going through withdrawls. it’s terrible. Anyways, I’d love to see a second season or else I am going to die.

      64. Blood Mistress May 22, 2013 at 7:40 pm

        I just finished watching all 13 episodes of Hemlock Grove. I never pay any attention to what the critics say and for good reason. Not everyone is into horror. I love dark, mysterious and gruesome stories and this one hit the mark for me. It kept my interest so much, I couldn’t stop watching episode after episode. I watched them all in two days. I loved it and I hope this series does not get cancelled. I am looking forward to season 2.