SUPERMAN AND LOIS TV Review

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The CW has a new entry to their DC Arrowverse with SUPERMAN AND LOIS. Superman is a character who has had many, many incarnations on screens big and small, and the CW has had a lot of superhero shows over the past decade. But while key elements to Superman’s well-known legend are present, SUPERMAN AND … Read more

CLARICE TV Review

CBS’s newest drama is CLARICE. As you might guess, it is related to The Silence of the Lambs and its protagonist, Clarice Starling. In fact, the story is set in 1993, a mere year after the events of the film and book. Clarice isn’t doing all that well, mentally speaking, suffering some severe post traumatic stress from … Read more

TV Review : RESIDENT ALIEN

RESIDENT ALIEN -- "Pilot" Episode 101 -- Pictured: (l-r) -- (Photo by: James Dittinger/SYFY)

SyFy’s latest dramedy is RESIDENT ALIEN. Based on the comics of the same name, the series follows an extraterrestrial that crash-lands on Earth and has to fit in among the local population. He tries to stay apart initially, taking the identity of a doctor who lives in a remote cabin in Colorado near the crash … Read more

TV Review : BRIDGE AND TUNNEL

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Epix recently premiered the new series BRIDGE AND TUNNEL. Set in Long Island in 1980, it follows a group of six friends who have just graduated college and are on the verge of moving onto the next stage of their lives. However, when they all come home for a summer break and to reconnect, their … Read more

TV Review : WANDAVISION

Paul Bettany as Vision and Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff in Marvel Studios' WANDAVISION exclusively on Disney+. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios. ©Marvel Studios 2020. All Rights Reserved.

WARNING: This review contains spoilers from the first two episodes. The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first television show, the highly anticipated WANDAVISION, dropped its first two episodes yesterday on Disney+. Set in a fantasy sitcom world, the series is slow to reveal the mysteries at its heart, instead dwelling in the neighborhood that has been constructed, … Read more

TV Review : BRIDGERTON

BRIDGERTON (L to R) PHOEBE DYNEVOR as DAPHNE BRIDGERTON and REGÉ-JEAN PAGE as SIMON BASSET in episode 101 of BRIDGERTON Cr. LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX © 2020

On Christmas day, Netflix dropped the eight-episode first season of BRIDGERTON, a gift to many viewers. Created by Grey’s Anatomy’s Shonda Rhimes, this period piece is soapy drama from the Regency era of English history beginning around 1813. Part Pride and Prejudice, part Gossip Girl, the costumes and performances (not to mention narration by Dame … Read more

TV Review : THE STAND

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This week, CBS All Access rebooted Stephen King’s THE STAND with a brand-new, nine-episode miniseries that will be released weekly. The story is one of two powerful beings, one good and one evil, fighting in a post-apocalyptic landscape. It reportedly contains additional material and a fresh ending and coda by the author himself, so even … Read more

TV Review : SMALL AXE ALEX WHEATLE

Sheyi Cole as Alex Wheatle in Alex Wheatle. Photo Credit: Parisa Taghizedeh / Amazon Prime Video. Small Axe

The fourth installment in the SMALL AXE film series by Steven McQueen is ALEX WHEATLE. It’s a true story, told non-chronologically, of Alex, a kid abandoned by his parents. Alex grew up in a children’s home and was subjected to abuse. He finally finds a family of friends in his teenage years (though they do … Read more

TV Review : YOUR HONOR

Bryan Cranston as Michael Desiato in YOUR HONOR, "Part One". Photo Credit: Skip Bolen/SHOWTIME.

Bryan Cranston returns to television in Showtime’s new drama YOUR HONOR, which premiered last night. Cranston plays a respected judge named Michael Desiato who is kind-hearted and takes justice seriously, even investigating witness stories on his own sometimes. So when, on the anniversary of Michael’s wife’s death, his teenage son accidentally hits a boy on … Read more

TV Review : THE HARDY BOYS

The Hardy Boys Hulu TV Review

This week, Hulu gave THE HARDY BOYS their sixth(!) television adaptation. This 1980s-set mystery series follows Frank and Joe Hardy as they investigate a family tragedy, with their friends and loved ones sometimes helping. The case is surely spread out over the entire first season, as each episode finds the boys getting just a clue … Read more

TV Review : THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT

NOV. 22, 2020 - Kaley Cuoco stars in “The Flight Attendant,” premiering Thursday on HBO Max.

HBO Max began a new miniseries this week entitled THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT. It’s about a – you guessed it! – flight attendant, who works on international flights. On layover in Bangkok (pun intended), the titular airline employee hooks up with an attractive passenger. The next morning, she wakes up to find him clearly murdered in … Read more