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Veronica Mars Review

Veronica Mars Review

Mar 15, 2014

It’s been nine years since Veronica Mars left the town of Neptune, California, and nearly seven years since she waltzed off our TV screens. Now she’s back!

Lonely Gods Episode 37: Season 7 Wrap Up

Lonely Gods Episode 37: Season 7 Wrap Up

Nov 20, 2013

With the first of Jon Pertwee’s five seasons behind us, we reflect on the good, the bad, and the boring. Season 7 was an important and ambitious year in the series’ life, casting aside much of the formula from the first six seasons while bringing in a number of elements that would become Doctor Who staples. All aboard the audio-TARDIS, destination...

Lonely Gods Episode 35: The Ambassadors of Death

Lonely Gods Episode 35: The Ambassadors of Death

Oct 30, 2013

Did you know that the United Kingdom landed on the Red Planet back in the 70s? Well, they did. And on its return journey, Mars Probe 7 went out of contact with ground control. Months later, it drifts back into orbit. The occupants are rescued, but whatever’s inside those suits, it ain’t Daft Punk. COULD IT BE AN ALIEN MENACE? I DUNNO...

The Blacklist “The Stewmaker” Review

The Blacklist “The Stewmaker” Review

Oct 19, 2013

In the fourth episode of The Blacklist, one of Liz’s pre-James Spader cases has finally come to trial. The defendant is a brutal gang leader who has left skrillions of bodies in his wake, and Liz is confident she’ll get her guilty verdict. Reddington isn’t so sure; said gang leader has contacted him seeking passage out of the country, so...

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. “Eye Spy” Review

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. “Eye Spy” Review

Oct 19, 2013

A young woman pulls off several high-profile robberies all over the world, all with an uncanny degree of precision. To make matters worse, it appears that she can see with her eyes closed. Coulson indentified the woman as his former subordinate, Akela Amadour. Once the S.H.I.E.L.D. team catches up with her, they find that she’s being controlled by parties...

Lonely Gods Episode 34: The Silurians

Lonely Gods Episode 34: The Silurians

Oct 18, 2013

Newly appointed as UNIT’s science consultant, the Doctor, along with Liz and the Brig,  are sent to an underground research facility that’s been experiencing odd power drains. The Doctor soon learns that within the caves dwells an ancient race of reptilians – the Silurians. The Silurians have awoken and intend to reclaim the planet from...

The Blacklist “Wujing” Review

The Blacklist “Wujing” Review

Oct 13, 2013

Wujing is a ruthless spy hunter, though he unfortunately lacks a sweet car than can turn into a boat. He’s killed several foreign agents operating in China over the last year, and he’s intercepted a coded message. Once decrypted, he’ll have his next target. When the code proves difficult to crack, he calls up Reddington for help. Red takes Liz...

The Simpsons “Treehouse of Horror XXIV” Review

The Simpsons “Treehouse of Horror XXIV” Review

Oct 11, 2013

For the 24th year in a row, The Simpsons offers up three tales of howl-iday terror and delight. Spooky. Well, not especially, given that much like last year’s offering, our annual Treehouse of Horror episode is going out three weeks too soon. I have no idea why they’d air it so early in October, especially since now the series doesn’t return...

Family Guy “Vestigial Peter” Review

Family Guy “Vestigial Peter” Review

Oct 11, 2013

Lois is sick of Peter wearing the same thing every day, even though everyone in Quahog also wears the same thing every day, including herself. She drags him to the mall to look for some new threads, and lo! an enormous lump is discovered on Peter’s shoulder. A trip to Dr Hartman’s later, and it turns out that it’s not a tumor, but rather a...

Lonely Gods Episode 33: Spearhead from Space

Lonely Gods Episode 33: Spearhead from Space

Oct 10, 2013

It’s the 1970s! Still weak and disoriented from the events of The War Games, the newly-regenerated Third Doctor collapses after he and his now-useless TARDIS arrives on Earth.  He is taken to hospital, where it’s quickly discovered he’s not human. Meanwhile, after strange meteorites fall to Earth, the Autons have begun terrorizing the...