Articles Posted in the " Television " Category

  • Elementary Episode Review: Step Nine

    Sometimes I worry that I am too critical of the media I choose to consume. It pains me to notice, for instance, that the second episode of Sleepy Hollow was extremely mediocre in its writing, or that the much-anticipated premiere of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. did not come close to living up to its hype. I […]

  • The Blacklist Pilot Episode Review

    Meet Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader), the “concierge of crime” and part of the FBI’s Most Wanted. Calm, calculating, and unfathomable, he surrenders himself to the FBI for reasons unknown and insists that he’ll speak to no one but Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone), a brand new profiler. And so begins The Blacklist which quickly moves […]

  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 8)

    We pick up two hours after the last episode ended. The survivors of the hostage situation have reappeared and Allie is gone. And it also appears that the Crawford’s finally have what they have been after for three generations.  They’ve lied, cheated, and killed, but the alien’s half century long experiment is finally theirs.  Basically […]

  • What We’re Watching This Fall

    It’s Fall and TV shows are slowly coming back to life or, in some cases, premiering for the first time.  As much as we’d like to, we can’t cover everything.  Below is a list of the shows we plan on watching and reviewing throughout the course of the season, who will be watching it, and […]

  • Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Pilot Episode Review

    This review contains spoilers for the pilot episode. I’ve been a fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe since Iron Man and have been following the buzz surrounding S.H.I.E.L.D. since it was announced that Joss Whedon was aboard last summer. I’ve been a fan of Joss Whedon since long before the MCU was even a twinkle […]

  • Which New Show Are You Looking Forward To Most This Fall?

    Sleepy Hollow This show, which premiered last week, takes the classic Sleepy Hollow legend and throws it 250 years into the future to our present day.  Ichabod Crane, along with police officer Abbie Mils, must stop the Headless Horseman before he reclaims his head and wrecks havoc on the earth. Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Coulson’s […]

  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 7)

    Allie is wise far beyond her years… and kind of sassy too. And that’s why everyone in the show loves her, basically. For us, we finally get to know who our narrator is and she’s pretty damn awesome. Allie’s been a constant presence for us since the beginning, but we haven’t been properly introduced to […]

  • Supernatural DallasCon: Day 1

    Supernatural’s convention in Dallas is famous for “bringing the boys home” to Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki’s home state of Texas. As the last convention before Season 9 of the CW series begins and with several episodes filmed, fans are hopeful for more information from behind the scenes, are searching for spoilers, and are hoping […]

  • Supernatural, Queer Baiting, and the Twittersphere

    When fans get upset about something, many of them turn to Twitter.  They tweet actors, writers, and producers in the hopes of having their voices heard.  Twitter has provided a very unique platform for audience interaction and participation and sometimes, on very special occasions, fans get a response from those creators.  And that is exactly […]