The knob on the proverbial stove of Marvel
’s “The Punisher
” on Netflix
steadily rotates clockwise in Season 2, and the flame spreads throughout every frame like Frank Castle’s (Jon Bernthal
) blind rage, growing to a crackling roar at times. But the simmer is a frustratingly slow burn— Steve Lightfoot
‘s sophomoric television iteration of “The Punisher
” takes several central plotline detours, which, for some viewers, maybe too unhurried.
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