Tag: TV Series

Fastest men alive: ‘The Flash’ adds Jay Garrick and Wally West

The Flash

At the beginning of every episode of “The Flash,” Barry Allen makes the bold statement that he is the fastest man alive. At the end of the show’s first season, he successfully defended that title against Reverse Flash, but now it seems he will have more competition in the coming season.   During the season… Read More

Opinion: Why I’m giving ‘Gotham’ a second chance

Gotham show logo

It goes without saying that comic book adaptations have become a fairly common. Between “Daredevil,” “The Flash,” and even the upcoming “Suicide Squad,” they have taken over almost every entertainment medium. I don’t think I am alone in my belief that the freshman season of “Gotham” missed the mark by a considerable degree.   As… Read More

Netflix’s “Daredevil” departs from the superhero norms

In recent years, Netflix has distributed multiple critically acclaimed Netflix-exclusive series; “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black” are among the most popular.   Now, there’s a new series to get excited about: “Daredevil.”   The series premiered earlier this month and has been met with raving reviews. In fact, there’s already promise… Read More

FX’s Summer TV Lineup: The Good “Tyrant,” The Bad “Bridge,” The Ugly “Strain”

There is an ominous cloud on the TV viewing horizon as something wicked comes our way this summer.   FX network’s new summer lineup of shows is imposing, packed with lots of potential, and their success may catch other broadcast TV networks by surprise. Indeed, FX’s roster for the summer speaks to a network that… Read More

Classic 1990’s Top Sitcom, “Seinfeld,” Celebrates 25 Years

“The Soup Nazi,” “The Puffy Shirt,” “The Serenity Now.” If you can’t recognize or recall any of these episode titles, may the TV Gods forever pardon your soul. “Seinfeld” has come to be practically synonymous with the 1990’s; writer and co-creator Larry David struck such television gold with the iconic series that he even went… Read More

The Top 5 Game of Thrones Women Who Wield More Power Than Men

Editor’s Note: This article may contain SPOILERS! If you are not caught up on “Game of Thrones”, stop reading here!   On the top of a very long list of great things about HBO’s hit series “Game of Thrones” is the multidimensionality of all of the characters on the show. Nothing on the show is ever black and… Read More

Fargo TV Series Episode 1 Recap: “The Crocodile’s Dilemma”

A week ago today, the first episode of the new series “Fargo” premiered on FX. Based on the 1996 Coen Brothers film, the :Fargo” TV series follows a Minnesota man and the series’s protagonist, Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman) and his morality shift after he meets a shady character going by the name of Lorne Malvo… Read More

Game of Thrones Episode Recap: Breaker of Chains

Editor’s Note: This article contains SPOILERS! If you are not caught up on “Game of Thrones” or do not want to know what happens yet, stop reading here!   We are now three episodes into season four of “Game of Thrones.” It appeared that the first two episodes were some of the best the series… Read More

Series Recommendation: Game of Thrones

One of the most exciting programs currently airing on television is HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Based on a series of novels by George R.R. Martin, “Games of Thrones” takes place in the fantasy world of Westeros.  Like most fantasy settings, this one resembles a medieval Europe, and is complete with knights, magic, dragons, kings, queens,… Read More