You don’t get to a second season of HBO’s Westworld without loving the first. At the end of the first season, we witnessed the assassination of Robert Ford at the hands of Delores, our favorite host on Westworld. Right? I’m pretty sure we did. That’s where my level of certainty resides with this world, […]Read more "Westworld: Season 2 – Premiere: a review"
00:45:01 – 01:00:00 As we begin this chapter of the Empire Edition of the 15-Minute Force, I’m inclined to believe that we’ve crossed over into Act 2. Or, more precisely, we’re about to. The Battle of Hoth is over, the rebels were successful in making their escape, and our heroes are transitioning to new settings. […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Four: Swamp Planets and Asteroid Caverns (Or: Unexpected Master Jedi Knights and Sucker-Faced Mynocks)"
Right off the bat, let me say that Black Lightning has been renewed for a second season, and that I, for one, am happy about it. I described my feelings about this series in my review of the premiere. And nothing much has changed in the interim. First seasons can be difficult. I am […]Read more "Black Lightning: Season One — a review"
I’ve just watched the best two Enterprise episodes of Season 4, so far. Considering that I have just three episodes left to watch of the entire series, it’s conceivable that these are, indeed, the best episodes of the season. I’d have to watch the Season 2 episode “Carbon Creek” again to tell for certain, […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]||| Star Trek: Enterprise – Episodes 4.18/4.19 “In a Mirror, Darkly, Parts 1 & 2” — a review"
00:30:01 – 00:45:00 Those of us here at the 15-Minute Force studios are happy to rejoin Empire with a snowy battle already in progress. The firmly entrenched rebel force is facing off against several Imperial Walkers, also known as AT-ATs, protecting the generators that power the rebel base’s energy shield until the last of […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Three: Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Asteroid Field (Or: Never Loan Luke Your Car)"
It’s become fashionable to threaten to stop watching The Walking Dead. I just watched the Season 8 finale, Episode 8.16 “Wrath.” And, now, I’m done. The show is coming back for a ninth season next year, but I won’t be watching. Let me tell you why. It’s not all bad stuff. In fact, the […]Read more "The Walking Dead: Season 8 – a review"
This is a review of the nineteenth episode of Season 4 of TNG, “The Nth Degree.” This is an important episode to me because it is the 363rd episode of Trek series I’ve watched since beginning this Boldly Going project. Not counting the first season of Star Trek: Discovery, there were 725 episodes of […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]||| Star Trek: The Next Generation – Episode 4.19 “The Nth Degree” \\\Project 50% Completed///"