Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. An Adventure in Space and Time MaryAnn Johanson @ FlickFilosopher.com Excerpt: Mark Gatiss treats the legends of Doctor Who’s creation as only a longtime fan can, in a lovely tribute full of the exasperated acceptance that rose-tinted hindsight brings. Ben Kendrick @ Screen Rant Excerpt: An engaging docudrama for ‘Doctor Who’ fans and non-fans alike. Doctor Who: “The Day of the Doctor” Edwin Davies @ A Mighty Fine Blog Excerpt: Considering that the special is billed as a spectacular commemoration of the series, it is interesting just how prepared Moffat et al. are […]
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Dexter: The Final Season Sean Axmaker @ Cinephiled Excerpt: Showtime’s black-humored series about a serial killer with a code (he only kills killers) was never as nuanced as Breaking Bad, as flamboyant as True Blood, or developed as dark and elaborate a mythology as such network shows as Hannibal or The Following, but for eight seasons it did what it did just fine. Doctor Who: Series 1-7 Limited Edition Gift Set Sean Axmaker @ Cinephiled Excerpt: [Russell T.] Davies created a colorful, stylish show filled with humor and action, with more self-contained episodes […]
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Is Arrow the best superhero show ever? Joseph Proimakis @ Popaganda.gr [Greek] Excerpt: One of the less talked-about TV shows on American TV, is easily one of its best right now Reality Check Frank Ochieng @ Yahoo! Voices Movies Excerpt: The ubiquitous realm of reality television has entertained audiences worldwide.
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Anno 1790 MaryAnn Johanson @ FlickFilosopher.com Excerpt: So awesome that I almost can’t bear it. And so relevant to today: Are the battles between rich and poor, science and superstition, freedom and repression actually endless?
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Recordando “Terra Nova” Nuno Reis @ SciFiWorld Portugal [Portuguese] Untold History of the United States M. Enois Duarte @ High-Def Digest.com
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. The Hollow Crown: The Complete Series Nick Hartel @ DVD Talk Excerpt: Wholly entertaining in every way, “The Hollow Crown” is on the short list for must-see releases for 2013; it is the rare adaptation of Shakespeare that bridges the gap between the learned aficionado and the curious novice.
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Behind the Candelabra Rick Aragon @ Rick’s Cafe Texan Breaking Bad- Finale Jason Bailey @ Flavorwire Excerpt: To go out properly, the final Breaking Bad would have to equal those moments. Breaking Bad went out properly. Burning Bush Jose Solis @ StageBuddy Elementary: Step Nine Rick Aragon @ Rick’s Cafe Texan Gideon’s Army Bev Questad @ It’s Just Movies Excerpt: Two young public defenders reveal the secret hell in our criminal justice system. Glee – Season 4 Nuno Reis @ Antestreia [Portuguese] Excerpt: O problema desta série é que haverá sempre uma música […]
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Sam Turner @ Film Intel Excerpt: Convincing Robert Downey Jr to do his shtick on TV would perhaps prove difficult but if HTC managed it, maybe Marvel can too. Da Vinci’s Demons: The Complete First Season Nick Hartel @ DVD Talk Excerpt: An entertaining, but intellectually light piece of pseudo-history. Magic City (Season 2, 2013) Dragan Antulov @ Draxblog Film Reviews Excerpt: This could be explained with apparent loss of creative energy by showrunner Mitch Glazer. In first season he used fascinating setting and fascinating character; in second season he […]
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Arrow: Season 1 James Plath @ Family Home Theater Excerpt: If your family consists of parents and a teenage boy and you’re looking to bond, Arrow can be a good alternative to video games. Bates Motel: Ocean View Rick Aragon @ Rick’s Cafe Texan Excerpt: Ocean View is still another brilliant episode in a fascinating series which keeps building to something big. Bates Motel: Trust Me Rick Aragon @ Rick’s Cafe Texan Excerpt: Trust Me has so much in it that even having Norman Bates deflowered (by the prettiest girl in school no […]
Here’s what we’ve been watching on television. Bates Motel: Season One Patrick Bromley @ DVD Verdict Behind the Candelabra Luke Bonanno @ DVDizzy.com Excerpt: One suspects and hopes that Behind the Candelabra is not the last we’ve seen of Steven Soderbergh the director. This HBO movie is a decent outlet for his talents and proves to be a relatively compelling and entertaining look at Liberace’s messy, secret off-stage excesses. For Mature Audiences Only (Part 1) Frank Ochieng @ Yahoo! Voices Movies Excerpt: In “For Mature Audiences Only”, let’s take a look at some of the more mature characterizations that had […]