I have a friend, a former co-worker who lives in Minnesota now, but whose Facebook posts I still receive and read, who recently said he was done with The Walking Dead and probably wouldn’t watch anymore. For the first time, I think I really understand this point-of-view. Oh, I’ve heard others say something similar in […]Read more "The Walking Dead: Season 8 Midseason Review [Spoilers]"
Maybe it’s just me. It seems like I’m turning against some of the shows I used to like. Now I’m doing it with Gotham as well. This season hasn’t been great so far. There have been interesting moments, but not enough to make me look forward to the next episode. Season 4 kicked off with […]Read more "Gotham: Season 4 Midseason Review [Spoilers]"
I’ve had misgivings about this season of Arrow since the premiere, and the midseason finale episode 6.9 “Irreconcilable Differences” has done little to set my mind at ease. In my review of Episode 6.1 “Fallout,” I complained about false drama, including false cliffhangers, and what seemed to me to be generally sloppy writing. Thea was […]Read more "Arrow Season 6 Midseason Review [Spoilers]"
Arrow may have been the first DC Comics series on the CW, the progenitor of the Arrowverse (or Berlantiverse, if you prefer), but, for me, The Flash was the first of these shows to truly capture the feel of the DC comics I read when I was a child. There is a sense of […]Read more "Flash: Season 4 Midseason Review [Spoilers]"