On Episode 11: Divergent we reviewed the movie Divergent based on the novel of the same name.

Here’s the breakdown:


  1. Character ages were changed and never mentioned eliminating any age related casting complaints.
  2. Suspense for the sequel! What happens next?!
  3. The concept of Divergence and being unique. Also that our heroine isn’t the only “special” person in her universe.



  1. Kate Winslet is awesome, but the filmmakers overused her and made her villain tame rather than frightening.
  2. We don’t get enough information about the background of this world: What about the other faction? Who are Dauntless keeping the peace from? What’s the deal with the factionless?
  3. Forced romance. Do we always need a romance? Not saying we didn’t enjoy Theo, but …

Host Average Rating: 3.7/5


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