Category Archives: TV Reviews
Season 11, Episode 6 – The X-Files returns to a moral world order it understands with a surprisingly decent Skinner-centric story of the Vietnam War.
Season 2, Episode 14 – The Mick gets holy this week as the Pemberton gang goes to church for the first time as a group and befriends Father Z, a hip pastor with a relaxed approach to religion.
Season 1, Episodes 4-7 – Altered Carbon churns on as Kovacs resists psychological manipulation and later finds out the identity of his sleeve.
Season 1, Episodes 1-3 – Richard K. Morgan’s 2002 sci-fi book comes to life with Netflix’s Altered Carbon. We meet Takeshi Kovacs, an elite military soldier killed and awakened in a new body by a wealthy man, Laurens Bancroft in the 25th Century.
Season 3, Episode 6 – Right as Sarah learns the truth about Meyerism, a tragedy rocks her so hard she can’t help but go back to it.
Season 2, Episode 15 – The Lethal Weapon boys are both off their game when Riggs sobers up for a week and Murtaugh struggles with the dangers of age on ego, and crime of course.
Season 1, Episode 13 – Kevin follows Tyler to Canada to convince him to come home; Yvette gets help from an unusual source.
Season 2, Episode 15 – This is Us gives a final farewell as the tribute to Jack finally comes to an end.
Season 4, Episode 16 – A game of speaking Mandarin gets out of hand while Emery is ready to rid himself of bad luck. Meanwhile, Eddie investigates why he didn’t receive a red envelope from Big Auntie.
Season 4, Episode 13 – With Amunet buying all the metas in Iron Heights, Barry must take action without exposing his own powers to save himself and the other metas.
Season 4, Episode 13 – As the Johnson family adjusts to their life with Bow as a stay at home mom, Junior embraces his new relationship with the “evil” twin Diane.
Season 1, Episode 4 – On this week’s Black Lightning, Freeland reels over Khalil’s fate. When a new street drug hits Garfield High, Jefferson goes underground to stop it.
Season 1, Episode 14 – Shaun is initially confused when assigned to a biologically male patient who identifies as female.
Seaosn 1, Episode 3 – On this week’s The Alienist, the team discovers that critical evidence has gone missing. Later, Kreizler challenges his team to dig into their own trauma, to help understand the killer.
Season 3, Episode 13 – Supergirl tries to save the World Killer, Purity, from herself while Mon-El opens up about his feelings.
Season 1, Episode 16 – The latest episode of 9JKL ends the first season with a big dose of “meh.”
Season 3, Episode 14 – Lucifer turns to Amenadiel for help with Pierce’s problem and Ella dives into an investigation involving her big brother.
Season 2, Episode 14 – An answer FINALLY to Jack’s death finally arrives in a special post-Super Bowl episode of This is Us, which also brings a twist for the future.
Season 1, Episode 14 – Discovery finds itself as the last line of defense against a fractured and fractious Klingon Empire bent on the destruction of humanity.
Season 2, Episode 15 – Agents of SHIELD glides into a hiatus with an excellent conclusion to time travel travails and space apocalypse in “Past Life.”
Season 3, Episode 11 – Time skips forward and everyone has to deal with the consequences of their actions (or inactions) in “Nathaniel and I Are Just Friends!”
Season 4, Episode 9 – Jane the Virgin finally gave us what we wanted: a relationship between Jane and Rafael. But in true telenovela fashion, there is a twist.
Season 2, Episode 15 – Mac and Murdoc must help each other when an old foe of Murdoc’s shows up to kill him.
Season 1, Episode 12 – Hondo leads S.W.A.T. in a raid that turns up several missing barrels of cyanide while Jessica faces resistance for her police reform proposal.
Season 1, Episode 13 – Young Sheldon gives us the origin story behind “Soft Kitty” in this week’s episode.
Season 6, Episode 12 – On this week’s Arrow, Vigilante helps Team Arrow find the location of Cayden James’ bomb. As the original team goes after the bomb, Dinah, Curtis, and Rene try to save Vigilante.
Season 3, Episode 12 – Amy tries putting herself back out on the romantic market and Dina tries to relax at Glenn’s request.
Season 2, Episode 12 – In a moving, focused season finale, Michael and Gen develop a scheme to give the gang one last chance to save their souls from eternal damnation.
Season 1, Episodes 1-10 – Amazon’s new thriller series, Absentia, is more interesting as a human drama than a crime thriller, but suffers from slow pacing, and an uninspired supporting cast.
Season 11, Episode 5 – “Ghouli” is rife with misogyny and abuse played for sympathy and a decent monster idea derailed by legacy plots that have always been dumb.