TV Reviews

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Season One + Finale Review

The first season of this latest re-imagining of Kevin Eastman & Peter Laird’s fabulous reptilian foursome has been quite a ride.  The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have had their fair share of dangerous battles with n...


BEWARE THE BATMAN Series Premiere Review

Upon hearing about the Cartoon Network’s development of the new animated series BEWARE THE BATMAN, a few people (myself included) were wondering the same thing: do we really need another version of Batman so soon?  It fe...


HOUSE OF CARDS Season 1 Review

Netflix has thrown its hat into the ring of original programming with HOUSE OF CARDS, a sharp political drama that delves into the none too clean waters of Washington DC. The show focuses on Francis Underwood, a democratic cong...



DOCTOR WHO Second Half of Season 7 Review

Disclaimer: I am a new school Whovian. I have never seen any of the original series of DOCTOR WHO, having only started watching it since the 2005 relaunch, and while I appreciate and respect the fact that there was an original ...


It’s Your AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD Season 3 Final Examination!

Spoiler Alert: The following Recap contains major spoilers for those who are not completely caught up on AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD Season 3. You have been warned. POP QUIZ, blood suckers!! It’s THE WALKING DEAD test time! ...


DOCTOR WHO: “THE BELLS OF SAINT JOHN” TV Review

WARNING!!! If you are not currently up to date with DOCTOR WHO and do not want spoilers, STOP READING NOW, because this review is full of them. DOCTOR WHO has finally started back up again, and while the spring opener pales in ...



In Defense Of: The CW’s ARROW

Call me crazy, but it is my personal opinion that without a doubt, the greatest television show, in all of recorded history is.. (no, it’s not M.A.S.H. or even After M.A.S.H.) …but the CW’s ARROW! O.K., so I’m o...


THE WALKING DEAD Season 3 Recap: Dinner with Zombies

Spoiler Alert: The following Recap contains major spoilers for those who are not caught up on AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD up until the second half of Season 3. You have been warned. The last half of WALKING DEAD’S third se...


FRINGE S5E9 Review

WARNING: Please be warned that this review contains spoilers and is meant for those of you who are caught up on FRINGE or just don’t care. The scavenger hunt plot device continues on Fringe as the team comes just a tiny b...



HBO’s BOARDWALK EMPIRE Season 3 Finale Review

WARNING: MINOR SPOILERS AHEAD (or MAJOR if you haven’t watched any of Season 3) After an entire season of being on the ropes, crescendoing in episode 11 with Gyp Rosetti’s (Bobby Cannavale; TV’s NURSE JACKIE) coup of Atla...


ARROW Series Premiere Review

Okay, before the Emerald Archer’s devoted fanbase puts me in their crosshairs, I’ll be the first to admit that I am not very familiar with the Green Arrow mythos.  Growing up, I really had only heard about him in p...


TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Series Premiere Review

Since 1984, Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have found popularity in comics, TV, movies, toys and video games.  Heck, they even had a Rock stage show, the COMING OUT OF THEIR SHELLS TOUR (and...



BREAKING BAD Season 5 Premiere Review and Discussion

WARNING EXTREMELY VOLATILE: This review is intended for people who have seen every episode of the series so far and contains HUGE spoilers. Unless you don’t care about that kind of thing. The wait for the BREAKING BAD sea...


TRUE BLOOD Season 5 Premiere Review

WARNING: This review is intended for people who are all caught up on TRUE BLOOD and contains major spoilers. When HBO’s TRUE BLOOD first aired I was hooked! I simply could not get enough of the dark and campy world where ...


HBO’s LUCK premiere promises more than a day at the races

Last week HBO premiered their new series LUCK, and it looks like they might have found a new flagship series. Being set in the world of horse racing, LUCK explores all the aspects of the sport. From the pure thrill of the high-...



TV Review: SMALLVILLE Series Finale

WARNING: This review is intended for those that have seen the episode/series and is full of spoilers! Be warned! I have seen each and every episode of SMALLVILLE in order throughout its 10 year history. I don’t think I ha...


Hidden Gems: SKINS Seasons 1-3

SKINS is a British teenage drama that was created by Bryan Elsley and Jamie Brittain, who also happen to be father and son. While SKINS can be classified as a teenage drama, it is so much more than that and does not deserve to ...