Category: Television Reviews

Carnival Row Review: Amazon Serves Up an Injection of Fantasy for the Fall

Carnival Row

Carnival Row Review: A non-traditional fantasy built around common fantasy elements. Strong on social commentary with enough solid performances, world-building, intrigue and horror elements to keep viewers who need a new fantasy injection satisfied. A Carnival Row review: On March 29, 1516, the Jews of the Venetian Republic were segregated into what has become known […]

Review: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 6

Review: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 6 Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 6 is in the books. The team over at Marvel Studios News Sean Gerber felt it reflected a rushed, unprepared leap into the abyss after the unexpected season 6 pickup.  Queenie and Jahnya at Random Tea Podcasts, felt, well, just well, meh nonsense. […]

Review: Game of Thrones Season 8

Review: Game of Thrones Season 8— Endgame Game of Thrones season 8. If you can’t say something nice. You know how the adage goes. So I waited to review the final season of Game of Thrones (GoT). To simply state disappointment does GoT a disservice. Everyone already knows the issues of a rushed narrative, the lack of […]

Review: The Loudest Voice

Russell Crowe and Seth MacFarlane in The Loudest Voice (2019)

If you needed more evidence that politics have become entertainment look no further than Showtime’s new limited series, The Loudest Voice. A scheme in 1995 to capture the conservative consumer manifested into the entity known as Fox News. Today, Fox News is truly the loudest voice in conservative politics and the source of anger for […]

What We’re Watching: CuriosityStream

What We’re Watching: CuriosityStream I turn on public television, or one of the several science channels like Discovery or Science, and delight in documentaries about the world, its history, natural and human, and all manner of science and geekery. Unfortunately, even on-demand from Xfinity doesn’t make the wealth of knowledge available from various sources actually […]