‘The Night Of’ ignites even more conflict in its third episode
Though there are only five episodes left in HBO’s The Night Of, the show is still setting the table for plot conflicts to come.
Tonight’s episode, titled “A Dark Crate,” took us with Naz into his first few days getting acquainted with the messy politics of living on Rikers Island, as his parents try to come to terms with their immediate future. It also, notably, introduced us to two new characters, both of whom will surely complicate Naz’s life even more.
These new characters are fascinating additions to the show, while also adding a needed, more subtle approach to how the show deals with race. Read more…