Real Time Series Review: Daredevil - Episode 12
Daredevil Episode 12
Episode opens with Karen throwing the gun she used to kill Wesley into the water. She then goes home and takes and drink. She's messed uo in the head. She scrubs herself in the shower. Then devours a bottle of whiskey. She has nightmares about killing him. She goes to the fridge to get a beer and when she turns around and Fisk is there!!! He tells her that its difficult living with taking a life. Then he tells her it gets easier the more you do it. And just as he's about to strangle her, she wakes up from her nightmare. And we go to credits.
Karen goes to the office and attempts to work. She's shaken up. Foggy arrives and startles her. He tells her she smells like a liquor distillery. He tells her that he hates that the issues between he and Matt are affecting her. Foggy isn't coming back, he's just picking up a few things. In other words he's still acting like a bitch.
Foggy says he's still going to work to take down Fisk because he has to pay. He gets the files on Fisk from Karen. He tells her he will be there for her.
Matt arrives. Foggy just leaves like a bitch. Smh. Karen tells Matt that Foggy thinks he got Elana killed. Matt says he didn't. Karen tells Matt that they are the only good thing in her life. Matt ask if she is alright and if something happened. She lies to him again.
Vanessa wakes up in the hospital and ask Fisk what happened to her. He tells her how she was almost killed because someone was trying to kill him. He says he wants to send her away somewhere safe once she is strong enough to move. She says she knew the risk being with him and she will never leave his side. He promises to make the ones who did this suffer and she says she expects nothing less.
Fisk is told that they found Wesley. Fisk arrives at the location of his dead body and is furious. Leland arrives as well. Fisk says look what they did to him. The guard tells Fisk how Leland got a call in the hospital last night then asked for his keys. Fisk is pissed that the guard let Wesley leave alone.
Fisk headbutts him and punches the shit out of him!!!!!!! He's done.
Fisk wants to find out who did this to Wesley and Vanessa. Leland tells him to remember the wind blows hardest the closer you get to the mountain top.
Fisk finds Wesleys phone in his pocket and looks at the last dialed calls. Ut oh.
Benny and the Man in the Mask meet. The discuss the pure heroine that has been spreading over the City. Matt thinks Fisk picked uo distribution of the drugs since the Russians are out of the picture. Benny sayd he's working on a few angles himself. He tells Matt that a woman heads the Chinese triad. They don't know her name. Benny gives Matt a location where he has deen them. Matt tells Ben he's working on a better outfit.
Foggy and tye sexy blonde meet up. He needs her help with investigating Fisk.
Karen goes to see Ben and tells him that she thinks they know they found Fisks mother. Karen tells him she has a strong feeling. They need to get the story out asap about Fisk. Ben agrees to write it up and give it to his editor.
Foggy tells the blonde that the Devil of Hells Kitchen gave him the info. He tries to convince her to help him take down Fisk.
Matt is out on the streets listening. He finds another blind female who is Asian. The female has bruises all over her face. Matt follows her as she gets in a black vehicle. He runs across roof tops and all kinds of crazy shit.
How he does this as a blind man, is beyond me. Smh.
He is tracking the music that was being played in the car. He tracks her to a warehouse.
Fisk has his mother in his vehicle with him and tells her its not safe for her to stay at her assistant living home any longer. She doesn't want to leave as she liked it there. Fisk ask her if she remembers speaking to Wesley the other night. She doesn't remember a thing. She has dementia or something.
Ben can't reach his editor so he hasn't heard a response to the story on Fisk he turned in.
Matt tells Karen he's working on something that may help solve the Fisk issue. Karen feels like he's blowing her off.
Ben tries to convince the editor to run the story but he won't budge. Ben finally goes off on him in front of the entire paper and accuses the editor of being paid off by Fisk. He says that ever since the Union Allied storied hit, the editor has been blocking any story he has proposed that focuses on corruption connected to Fisk. The editor fires him.
We cut to the warehouse where all the zoned out Asian females are cutting and packaging cocaine for Madame Goa. Their eyes are fucked and it appears all of them are blind.
Matt shows up and discovers that all the workers are blind. He's shocked. As he's standing behind the assembly line, Goa spots him and orders the workers to seize him.
Leland tells Fisk that he couldn't get in any info on who did the poisoning or killed Wesley. He thinks it maybhave been The man in the mask. Fisk says that's not how he operates. He wants the bounty doubled. Fisk gets a call and takes off suddenly.
Matt ships the two henchmens ass who were holding him. He then questions Gao on why she took those workers sight. She says they blinded themselves.
Matt says that she's going to tell him about fisk, then as he approaches, she stiff arms his ass!!!!! Then she disappears.
The warehouse is on fire and Matt helps get the blind Asian workers out of the building. They were innocent and being forced to work for Gao.
A cop corners Matt with a gun, but Matt apprehends him and says he never hurt or killed any cops. He tells the cop that the dirty cops are working for Fisk.
Gao and Leland meet. She speaks English to him and he calls her on it. She says the need for the illusion had passed. Lol. She tells him the Man in the Mask burned up all the heroin.
We find out that Gao and Leland both set up the posioning at the party and tried to kill Vanessa . She ask if Fisk suspects and he says not yet but that could change. They knew the risk and the reward. They wanted to take her out in order to clear the distraction from Fisk mind. Leland tells Gao that Wesley was killed and ask if she did it. She is shocked and says no he never disrespected her. She says that they must adapt to the changes that are happening. She tells him she must revisit her homeland and reflect on the future. She tells him this is the last time they will speak. Lol. She getting low!!!! Leland is pissed!!!
Ben visits his wife. She is clear headed, and out of her trance. She tells him she knows him too well. There is a story eating at him that he has to tell. He tells her he got fired. She says good, you never needed them, go tell the story. Use the Internet to tell the truth. She is very wise.
Ben tells Karen he got fired. Tells her he might start a blog and write about all of it tonight.
Matt comes to the office and meets with Karen. The tension between them seems awkward. She ask are they three people who don't talk to each other. Matt says this guy once told him that he has to push the people he cares about away if he wants to be effective at what he does. Matt says but he's had a very shitty night and he can't do this alone. Karen hugs him as Matt cries. She tells him you're not alone.
Ben goes home and begins writing his blog. Fisk is sitting in a chair behind him. He tells him that he's made mistakes since he was a boy. He wants to have a conversation with Ben. Fisk apologizes for thinking Ben's days of being relevant had passed. He tells him he knows he lost his job. He admits to having someone on the payroll at the paper.
Fisk tells him that people are too preoccupied to care about a story he puts on the Internet.
Fisk ask him if he was alone when he spoke with his mother. Ben says yes. Fisk says he went after his mother and that's not something he can forgive. Fisk starts to snap that Ben brought his mother into this. He then attacks snd strangles Benny!!!!!!! Damn. Choked him out dead with his bare hands.