Sunday , 26 March 2017

Reviews

Oh, hell yes! – Lucifer – review

People like to tell me things, those deep, dark, naughty little desires…. Lord of the Underworld, Prince of Darkness, Beelzebub, El Diablo, Satan – he goes by many names, but is known to all as the Devil, or as he’s called in the title of Fox’s devilishly delightful new show, Lucifer. So, what does one do when they’re bored as hell ... Read More »

A Clearer picture of Morgan on Walking Dead

“I have come to believe all life is precious.” The Walking Dead has gotten off to quite a strong start this sixth season. As Rick and company have joined together with the residents of Alexandria, threats remain both inside and outside the walls of the community. **** {Spoilers to follow for anyone who is not caught up through episode four ... Read More »

All’s not black & white on The Walking Dead

The dead are back in town….just spread the word around. AMC’s crown jewel, The Walking Dead, has returned for its sixth season, in what may very well be it’s biggest episode yet, and not just in its running time of 90 minutes. The stage has been set for an onslaught of walkers the likes of which Rick and company, or ... Read More »

SyFy’s Face Off is back on!

Television’s best, and certainly most creative, reality competition show, Face Off, begins its 9th season tonight at 9/8c on SyFy. The critics agree, as the show recently beat out much more well known shows, like The Voice, The Amazing Race and Dancing With the Stars (ughh!), to win the Critics Choice Award. It was much deserved, and, hopefully will bring more attention ... Read More »

Time for more Rick and Morty

Television’s most wildly inventive, time-traversing and mind-bending show begins an anxiously awaited second season tonight on the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. From the minds of Justin Roiland and the creator of beloved fan-favorite, Community, Dan Harmon, Rick and Morty is an animated series which follows young Morty and his demented genius inventor grandfather, Rick, on crazy adventures through time and space. A ... Read More »

Ricci Ax-cels as Lizzie Borden

Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one. OK, whoever wrote this infamous rhyme may have embellished the number of whacks, but you get the point. Based on the 1892 murder trial and ultimate acquittal of Lizzie Borden, who was accused of brutally killing her ... Read More »

The Walking Dead So Far

**** The following commentary deals with the events of The Walking Dead through episode 5.14, “Spend”, which aired on 3/15/15. If you haven’t yet caught up to this episode, continue on at your own risk. **** With only two episodes left of this season’s The Walking Dead, Rick and Co. are at a crossroads. They’ve found a new home, with ... Read More »

Will Forte strong as Last Man on Earth

Struggling to survive in a post-apocalyptic world has been the setting for many films and television shows, so many that it has become a sub-genre unto itself. From the Mad Max films, 28 Days Later and The Book of Eli, to current TV fare such as The Walking Dead and The 100, this premise is often compelling and frightening as ... Read More »

Speaking of Talking Dead….

…. how about the talk show that follows AMC’s mega-hit, The Walking Dead? Hosted by Chris Hardwick, Talking Dead is a unique and, in fact, rather groundbreaking show. Launched in October 2011 along with the second season of The Walking Dead, the show consists of Chris and guests discussing the show that aired that night. Guests generally include a key ... Read More »