Tag Archive: tv

Prof. Annalise Keating is Terrible at her Job (How to Get Away With Murder)

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So this past weekend I had a stack of papers to grade. When doing this I like to have a popcorn type show playing – it helps me keep focus. I went with the… Continue reading

Did ‘Scream’ Work as a TV Series?

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Horror and television has a sporadic relationship. It doesn’t happen as often as it should and when it does it only occasionally hits the mark. Restrictions of television means that the content is… Continue reading

Every New Show Is the Same Regardless of Genre

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A couple of years ago the BBC produced a show that would revisit a classic character in a modern context to great acclaim: Sherlock. Along with the classic stories and the perfect casting of… Continue reading

Revisiting ‘Heroes’ Before ‘Heroes Reborn’

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Amongst the upcoming new TV shows we have the resurrection of the 2006 sci-fi series Heroes. Coming before the Marvel reinvented the cinematic superhero franchise while Arrow got the ball rolling on TV, Heroes was a… Continue reading

Tv Review: ‘Minority Report’

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Straight off the bat this seemed like a bad idea. A movie based on Minority Report does have potential as a procedural investigation show, a popular television genre in this era of serialised entertainment, so… Continue reading

The Geekery Guide: ‘Firely/Serenity’

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The Supanova Convention is heading around Australia again, and they’ve got Nathan Fillion as their headline attraction! This has got everyone excited…but that excitement ebbed a bit when we saw the AUS$100 price… Continue reading

New TV Shows to Watch Now ‘Game of Thrones’ is Done for the Year

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Holy shit, did you see the Game of Thrones finale?! With the Dothraki…and that bit with Ayra…and JON SNOW!…and Stannis fighting the Boltons…and…and… What do we watch now? We’ve gone and checked out a… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Entourage’

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Director: Doug Ellin Cast: Kevin Connolly, Adrien Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara, Jeremy Piven, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Perry Reeves, Rex Lee…basically the Hollywood phone book in cameos. Plot: Ari Gold is now the head… Continue reading

TV’s Most Beloved Aliens

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Agents Mulder and Scully may have believed against the odds for several years, but the fact is television is filled with extraterrestrials. From the funny to the terrifying the medium has been conquered… Continue reading

Another Talk About the ‘Game of Thrones’ Rape Controversy

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We’ve already posted one article about this topic. I was a bit relieved when Darth Gandalf said he was writing a piece because it felt like it should be addressed but I had no… Continue reading