Are Jesse Pinkman and Walter Jr. the same person? [–]toki09Say you want this 3 points4 points5 points 4 years ago (0 children). Here you will find discussions and speculations about the show, pictures from the show, AMA's with the cast, and anything else Breaking Bad related. Mike's a character, written by Vince Gilligan who has admittedly zero personal experience with criminals. Walt was the only one he feared and that's what ended up being the end of him. Drage the image you want to place as your desktop into the 'Current Desktop Picture' thumbnail. [–]Teraxias 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). I have to say, it seems like we're starting to go in circles. Why would they have to do that? Discussion: Ozzymandias - the best episode ever. Alex Gianopoulos (Location Scout, Breaking Bad), Breaking Bad Staff (Michelle MacLaren, Gordon Smith, Jenn Carroll & Trevor Baker), Thomas Golubić (Music Supervisor, Breaking Bad), Character deaths and any series finale details are spoilers. [–]Sin_Researcher[S] -1 points0 points1 point 4 years ago (9 children). they were pretty easy to work with up until that point, [–]Toovya 3 points4 points5 points 4 years ago (2 children). They were just rabid dogs that Gus and Walt let off the leash by taking down the top of the food chain. Rendered by PID 27543 on r2-app-0b75c749a5ad6fff3 at 2020-12-24 19:50:27.990097+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Now, could they follow your reasoning? But he finally met his match: the most intolerable prick on planet Earth. [–]Sin_Researcher[S] -2 points-1 points0 points 4 years ago (3 children). If you intentionally spoil the series for new viewers, it will result in a ban. Almost none of the darkest predictions about the Breaking Bad finale came true. [–]TheBlackBear 9 points10 points11 points 4 years ago (0 children). Related: Breaking Bad: Kandy Welding Company Explained Unlike Breaking Bad, which had a broader view of the storyline, El Camino is told almost entirely from Jesse's perspective. The latest finding is a doozy and proves that when it comes to the series' episode titles, there's always a deeper meaning just waiting to be unearthed. What a finale!!! MAC USERS: Select size and then CTRL + click on the image to save to your hard drive. Let's say Jack decides to send eight guys to burn down the Vamonos Pest office, as phase one of his retaliation. Walt needs their help hunting down one stupid junkie; then gets caught by the cops with his pants down in the desert; then he cries and begs them for mercy; then they find out exactly how powerful he is in dollar terms; and then they take 7/8 of those dollars. * Listed in chronological order unless Bob Odenkirk. Written and directed by series creator Vince Gilligan, it aired on AMC in the United States and Canada on September 29, 2013. Mike has the cash and connections to hire some backup, but I it's hard to imagine how he can reliably stop this from becoming both messy and expensive, if Jack wanted it that way. I also considered how easily baited Jack was by Walt, but then I suppose Mike was too. Find all 367 songs featured in Breaking Bad Soundtrack, listed by episode with scene descriptions. So either the character mistakenly underestimated Todd's uncle Jack, or it was another case of the writer not knowing what comes next (doubtful). [–]WheresMyElephant 18 points19 points20 points 4 years ago* (19 children). DBAA! But before that, he was just Jack's kid nephew who knew how to burgle. Desktop Wallpaper. All content that is not directly-related to Breaking Bad will be removed (this includes image macros/memes, reaction images, HIFW images, and screenshots from websites/social media/text messages/etc). He was ready to leave with barely a word. [–]WheresMyElephant 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago* (8 children). [–]SirFoxx 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). He's an ex cop who knows how to operate outside the law. Jack and his crew were ultimately taken down by one man. Maybe this is because he is the final enemy, but I also think it makes him a slightly one dimensional character compared to the others. "Aw, shucks. Why take the chance of finding out? Mike didn't die because of them, he died because of Walt. "Felina" is the series finale of the American drama television series Breaking Bad. If every prison gang went to war every time one of their members' relatives got killed doing something illegal and stupid, they wouldn't have a gang left. [–]Lavallamp 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). You’ve now had a few minutes to gather your breath, wipe away the tears and start to process that brutal and poignant series finale of Breaking Bad.Whether your … Mike kicks a lot of ass but he's still just one guy. We revisited the series and ranked every episode, worst to best. Mike was a killer but the relationship with his granddaughter put us on his side, Saul.. [–]dawgz525 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). I know this is a mess, but still pretty cool. He killed Tuco Salamanca; he inherited whatever's left of Fring's operation; he's selling to a network of dealers across the state and beyond; who knows what else? No way, [–]kuavi -1 points0 points1 point 4 years ago (0 children). Mike dangerously underestimating Todd's uncle Jack and his crew. now Mike has to pay those guys, which merits some discussion). Perhaps it would have been messy and expensive. Huh? Except that most fans didn’t notice. Or maybe getting your lieutenants killed over your personal shit is exactly how mutinies start. It's unattractive") but more competent, more powerful, and quite frankly more entertaining. Who mike? He's just Jack's stupid nephew that got killed by his boss because he couldn't control his trigger finger. (That's not really germane, but who could resist bringing it up?). [–]WheresMyElephant 3 points4 points5 points 4 years ago (7 children). [–]rexcannon 4 points5 points6 points 4 years ago (0 children). Last night El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie had its world premiere in Los Angeles. This was exactly the point of the nazis on this show, they were psychotic criminals sure but they didn't have the professionalism that the cartel or Gus had in order to be on that highest level of organized crime. But would they risk going to war with the enigmatic Heisenberg over him? Yeah, Mike may have had both the connections and the understanding of necessary precautions to ensure that Jack wouldn't become a problem. I'm not so sure, and Mike doesn't seem to think so. [–]CloudyWithRain 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child). Archimedes outthought the Romans, with a giant bloody crane that picked up their ships out of the harbor and dumped them, but he still got stabbed by a bunch of idiots that couldn't even follow orders. Or nephews. Big, big spoilers ahead. The Definitive Ranking Of All 33 Breaking Bad Characters. Or maybe getting your lieutenants killed over your personal shit, far from being accepted practice, is a pretty good reason for the rest of the lieutenants to stage a mutiny. Mike is also a lot more intelligent than Jack. They were debating what to do with Todd after Todd shot the child; and the question is whether they need to worry about Jack if they kill Todd (who, at this very moment, might be calling Jack and letting him know who to blame if Todd disappears). [–]Sin_Researcher[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (18 children). In stories like this, there's often an unreliable narrator factor, in which the protagonist's worldview and fallible memory skews what the audience sees. In 2019 kreeg Breaking Bad met de film El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie ook een vervolg. When Jack and his henchmen hit the money barrels after only four shovelfulls of dirt, with Walt lying defeated behind them, all I could think was how easy and fast it was for him to go from having everything to having nothing. Truckloads of killers sure, trained? Why not, it's not much of a risk for an armed gang to go after a cook. That would have been hard to miss, assuming Mike vets everyone, which I think he does. Breaking Bad is a series so stacked with nuance that, even seven years after its finale aired, fans are still uncovering new Easter eggs in their rewatches of the celebrated AMC series. Now I'm confused. *** Eric is a New York City-based writer who still isn’t sure how he’s allowed to have this much fun for a living and will tell anyone who listens that Gotham City is canonically in New Jersey. Here's a question for you: what do you think Todd would say if Walt murdered Jack? Warning: This article contains big hairy spoilers for anyone who isn't up to speed. In fact that's exactly what happened, and Walt was powerless against them until the last few minutes. Thanks to AMC. – user1306322 Oct 1 '13 at 10:15 Pretty hard to fear him at that point. Even normal everyday people would exact revenge on a murdered nephew, and you're confused about how an armed and dangerous gang would react? ("Gliding Over All") Following Walter's abr… 'Breaking Bad' Uses Monkees Song in Key Meth Cooking Scene; Micky Dolenz Weighs In A star of NBC's "Circus Boy" (1956-58), the 66-year-old L.A. native also starred on Broadway in … PC USERS: Select size then right click on the image and select 'Set as Wallpaper'. Short of writing it off as a plot hole, it's the best explanation I can see. The gang initially met White when he contracted them to arrange the murder of ten of Gus Fring's former employees and associates in three separate jail within a two-minute window. It was. In hindsight we know he should have been more cautious, and they should have been more feared. Breaking Bad is widely considered one of the best TV shows of all time, but which episodes were the best? [–]cakky1 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). No whining like a little bitch if your post is removed by the mods. Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan has previously said that he got the idea from the death of Jack Parsons in 1952. and join one of thousands of communities. When does the show say anything about this? Breaking Bad season 5 Gliding all over it. Mike's assumption was if they didn't provoke the gang, they should be ok, implying they can be trusted. [–]Sin_Researcher[S] -2 points-1 points0 points 4 years ago (1 child). Squelched and suppressed how? His salary barely makes ends meet, a situation not likely to improve once his pregnant wife gives birth, and their teenage son is battling cerebral palsy. I stress "enigmatic" because the extent of Heisenberg's strength isn't necessarily known to them at this point. Breaking Bad Series Finale Cranston Skinny Pete in Car - H 2013 Walter White's journey ends -- but not before Heisenberg, Jesse and Uncle Jack speak their … Hierin staat Saul Goodman centraal, Walter H. White's louche voormalige advocaat, net als in Breaking Bad gespeeld door Bob Odenkirk. With fans still reeling from the ending of cult phenomenon "Breaking Bad," stars of the show have started discussing what the ending of the show means to them. I just question the lengths Jack would have went to for Todd making a mistake and getting himself killed by another org. Aaron Paul breaks down some of the best Breaking Bad and El Camino fan theories from Reddit. The Nazi's would have had no business with Walt, Mike, and Jessie had Walt not looped them in. I couldn't remember exactly when they say the quote. And Heisenberg is an unknown quantity who, for all anyone really knows, might summon half the Mexican cartel to burn them to the ground. [–]WheresMyElephant 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), It's pretty easy to outthink Tuco, too, but he was still dangerous. [–][deleted] 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (1 child). would they risk going to war with the enigmatic Heisenberg over him? Put the word "spoilers" in the title if your post contains details about Better Call Saul episodes. Now Jack is the head of the gang; maybe he's special. Sunday's series finale, "Felina," might have been too tidy for some critics, but it certainly didn't tie up every narrative loose end in the "Breaking Bad" universe. It's after Mike was gone that the trouble began. Netflix's El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is meant to bring back at least 10 characters from the AMC show. Jack became a problem because of decisions that Walt, and Mike wouldn't have made those same decisions. Who's better at keeping their head down, swallowing their pride, chemically disincorporating a child with nary a complaint, doing whatever has to be done? (i.imgur.com), [–]Quazifuji 89 points90 points91 points 4 years ago (4 children). Basically a career criminal. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: POST YOUR ART HERE!Spoilers CoveredNo Spoilers Shown/r/BETTERCALLSAUL! They became a problem for Walt later on because Walt allowed them to, he killed Mike and replaced that part of his organization with outsiders that couldn't be trusted. Nobody could resist. Breaking Bad When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live, he becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at. If Jack really was sore about it, he still may not take action. Onder de titel Metástasis werd in Colombia een Spaanstalige remake van Breaking Bad gemaakt. My understanding was that Todd was not really a part of Jack's gang at this point. Even the 'good guys' had murky morals (hank, Marie), Jack doesn't seem to have any redeeming qualities, he is designed for the audience to dislike. Jack's gang had truckloads full of trained killers.