Category: Television Reviews

Review: Why We Love The Masked Singer

What a wacky and crazy fun show this is! Based a South Korean series called King of Mask Singer, the Fox series has take the web by storm. The mysterious qualities of The Masked Singer matched with the genuine talent (for some) of the performers is a great combination. I was very wary of this show thinking of […]

The Magicians Interviews 2018: Comic-Con International: San Diego

Cover photo credit and caption: COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “The Magicians Press Room” — Pictured: (l-r) Hale Appleman, Stella Maeve, Jason Ralph, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Sera Gamble, John McNamara — (Photo by: Tibrina Hobson/SYFY) The Magicians Interviews 2018 Now that we are into Season 4 of SyFy’s magicians, these interviews from Comic-Con International: San Diego […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2—The Review So Far

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2—The Review So Far Leading into Star Trek: Discovery Season 2…As we left the intrepid U.S.S. Discovery it had received a distress call. That call came from Captain Christopher Pike (Anson Mount) and his U.S.S. Enterprise. Where We Have Landed So Far It turns out the Enterprise had suffered from catastrophic […]

Review: Mars Season 2

Review: Mars Season 2 First of all, thank you to NatGeo and Mars Season 2 for throwing the best Comic-Con party a couple of years in a row. Dancing astronauts on stilts. Magical. Second, I liked Mars Season 1. It was fresh, a little detached as a docudrama should be and it included several obstacles […]

Review: The Orville, Season Two – The Reboot of Episodic TV We Didn’t Know We Needed

After a very long wait since the end of season one, The Orville finally returned. The sci-fi dramedy that garnered a loyal following from its first season that proved nearly all critics wrong. TV critics originally panned the show for being too much like Star Trek, too much of a spoof and a bad remake of Galaxy Quest. Any […]

Review: Netflix Original Travelers

The future is fucked. A sentient AI comes up with a scheme to fix it by changing the past. This AI is called “The Director.”  The Director sends the consciousness of volunteers back in time to occupy the bodies of people who history records as dying at a specific time and place. Those people form […]

Review: Golden Globes 2019

The Golden Globes mark the entry into awards season. There are many shows still to go that continue to help the industry indicate who may take home Oscar gold. Yet, winning along the way is also a very good thing. There were some surprises and some snubs in last night’s show. Hosts Andy Samberg and […]

Review: Marvel’s Daredevil Season 3 on Netflix

Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) is back. The only problem, he’s supposed to be dead. As we all know from the comics dead rarely if ever equates to permanent death, and Murdock’s death in Marvel’s Daredevil Season 3 on Netflix also proves unreliable. In the season opener, viewers find a battered Murdock returned to his roots […]

Quick Take Review: Van Helsing Season 3. Missed the show? Connect today with these San Diego Comic-Con Insights

Quick Take Review: Van Helsing Season 3 The idea of Van Helsing originates with Bram Stoker’s original take on Dracula and Vampires. The well-respected Dutch academic who plays a role in the ultimate demise of Dracula. SyFy’s take on Van Helsing leverages little but the good doctor’s name and context of vampires.  This version of […]

Review: Outlander – America the Beautiful(ish)

The American dream for some comes quickly, for others it can be a lifelong struggle. This season of Outlander shows Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie (Sam Heughan) trying to build their own American dream – a life together. For the first time there is nothing standing between them and a future together, so they make […]