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TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Kiksuya’

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Kiksuya’

Spoilers from ‘Westworld’ Season 2, Episode 8 will be discussed, as well as details from the previous season. Perhaps even more compelling and mysterious a group than the inhabitants of Shogun World, the Ghost Nation of Westworld were finally introduced to us this week, as the eighth episode of the season aimed to peek behind […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Succession’ – ‘Celebration’

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Succession’ – ‘Celebration’

Spoilers for Season 1, Episode 1 of ‘Succession’ will be discussed.  As far as cut-throat political television dramas go, my reach is somewhat limited to the likes of Netflix’s renowned “House of Cards.” While the former might now be facing a shaky reception as it gears up to enter its final season without the once-profound […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Les Écorchés’

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Les Écorchés’

Spoilers from ‘Westworld’ Season 2, Episode 7 will be discussed, as well as details from the previous season. Startling revelations came at full force in the latest episode of HBO’s “Westworld,” as the loose ends of Season 1 began to string together. As the unexpected return of Westworld co-founder Robert Ford (Anthony Hopkins) pitched the […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger’ – ‘First Light’ and ‘Suicide Sprints’

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger’ – ‘First Light’ and ‘Suicide Sprints’

Spoilers for the first two episodes of Season 1 of ‘Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger’ will be discussed.  Much like their growing empire across the big screen, with the acclaimed Marvel Cinematic Universe spawning nearly twenty feature films now, the realm of Marvel Television has steadily come into its own as an ever-expanding collection of bold […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Phase Space’

| June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Westworld’ – ‘Phase Space’

Spoilers from ‘Westworld’ Season 2, Episode 6 will be discussed, as well as details from the previous season. The questions continued this week, as the sixth episode of HBO’s acclaimed drama escalated its handful of storylines to intriguing new heights. As Maeve and her company embarked out of Shogun World and into the depths of […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fahrenheit 451’ delivers a thrilling, if not forgettable, take on a media-driven classic

| May 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fahrenheit 451’ delivers a thrilling, if not forgettable, take on a media-driven classic

In a world where memorable book adaptations have become somewhat of a rarity in many major films today, limited mostly to the occasional teen romance or dystopian escapade, there emerged “Fahrenheit 451.” A modern take on the 1953 classic by author Ray Bradbury, the latest project from indie filmmaker Ramin Bahrani found its spark by […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXtreme measures’

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXtreme measures’

Spoilers Ahead for “The Gifted” Season 1, Episode 6 This week’s episode of “The Gifted” is a little slow, which is inevitable because at some point all shows have that one episode that has more talking than action to build up to a much bigger point in the story. This week’s episode was that point […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXit Strategy’

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXit Strategy’

Spoilers Ahead for “The Gifted” Season 1, Episode 4 The Mutant Underground finally takes the fight to Sentinel Services in this week’s episode of “The Gifted.” This episode opens up with a flashback, dating two years ago, of John Proudstar (aka Thunderbird) and a new mutant Gus (aka Pulse) on the outside of a mutant […]

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NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

Positive – a word that hasn’t been used very much around the NASCAR world lately. In a time where the sport been constantly beaten and battered by its fans and media for declines in TV ratings and attendance, the sport has been looking for anything to help stop the drop. NASCAR needed it’s 2017 season […]

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Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

There is little doubting the sizzle and spark on screen when watching “Big Little Lies.” The HBO miniseries, based on the best-selling novel by Liane Moriarty, is the latest television production to wheel in a helping dose of star power. Perhaps, as with shows like “House of Cards” or “True Detective,” that star power will […]

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Best Television Shows of 2016

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Television Shows of 2016

Jeffrey Kopp- Arts & Entertainment Editor “Stranger Things” (Netflix): What seems to be one of the most talked about shows of 2016, “Stranger Things” managed to capture the charm and nostalgia of the 1980s while delivering a gripping mystery. With strong performances from Winona Ryder, as well as the entire band of child actors (specifically […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

Kicking off its second season with revelation after revelation, cyber heist after cyber heist and psychotic breakdown after — well you get the point, the hacker series of “Mr. Robot” returned triumphantly this past summer as it continued the tragic tale of expert hacker and social hermit, Elliot Alderson, as he struggles to take control of […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ – ‘Something Bad Happened’/’There’s My Baby’

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ – ‘Something Bad Happened’/’There’s My Baby’

“Something Bad Happened” As the Keating Five try to figure out what to do about Phillip, Wes is still trying to figure out what really happened to his mother. Getting deeper into Annalise’s past and the trial, we start the episode with Annalise and Laurel arguing over Wes and the possibility that he killed his mother. Annalise tells Laurel it […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘My Struggle: Part II”

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘My Struggle: Part II”

“This is the end” This is what caps the end message of the now famous opening title sequence for “The X-Files,” typically reading “The truth is out there,” the change is a justifiable choice if not simply for the fact that “My Struggle: Part II,” the continuation of the pilot episode, is the season finale […]

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