Previously on Gotham: The Balloonman. Arkham “I told you there’s a war coming, Jim.” For once, a visit to Wayne Manor has actual plot purposes — if only to show that when a detective puts himself in the hands of a twelve-year-old boy, it’s Arya Stark 2.0, budding Gotham vigilante style. So when Bruce has a nightmare […]Read More Gotham: ‘Arkham,’ ‘Viper’ & ‘Spirit of the Goat’
Previously on Sleepy Hollow: The Kindred. Ichabod isn’t confounded by Americans’ awakening consciousness (and conscience) in the struggle for marriage equality, thanks very much. Wearing hats indoors, however…Read More Sleepy Hollow: Root of All Evil.
Previously on Gotham: Selina Kyle. And the teenage girl leaves the cop standing in the mud down the sewers.Read More “The villagers are here.” — Gotham: The Balloonman.
Previously on Gotham: Pilot. The Cat speaks, the Penguin absconds, and the straight arrow bends.Read More Gotham: Selina Kyle.
Scheduled to premiere on FOX during the 2014/2015 season, Gotham will present to you Gotham City before the great bat descends from the sky. Focusing on a young Officer Gordon and introducing Bruce Wayne as a kid along with some of the beloved anti-heroes, villains, and shadowy figures, Gotham looks pretty good like this. Let’s see […]Read More Gotham: Official Extended Trailer
Previously on Almost Human: Beholder. Even as this episode sets itself up for what could have been a glorious exploration of how Dorian or DRNs in general feel, all it achieves is over-accentuating the other guy’s man pain. This could have been such a great episode about Dorian and John fighting to keep Dorian in […]Read More Almost Human review: Straw Man, the season finale.
Previously on Almost Human: Disrupt. It’s a long story. And I want to hear that story. Stop underwriting Stahl! Seriously, it’s such a shame. This show is wasting numerous opportunities. It’s all well and good to tease at a character’s backstory, and to reveal it slowly, but it’s a bad idea when it could replace an […]Read More Almost Human review: Beholder.
Previously on Almost Human: Perception. Bless whoever made the executive decision to put Karl Urban into a nicely popped-collared leather jacket and lots of eyeliner. Bless. Oh, and: Kiwi accent! Goodness me.Read More Almost Human: Disrupt.
Previously on Almost Human: Unbound. The trouble about FOX continuing to mess with the broadcasting order of TV shows is that I can’t trust the narrative and characterisation. These things have to happen in sequence and in contextual order — but the network’s bozos screwing with the plan without a care for writers’ carefully crafted […]Read More Almost Human review: Perception.
Previously on Almost Human: You Are Here. Pinocchio meets Gepetto — but Gepetto isn’t the kind old man from a fairy tale anymore; and not for the first time it’s Dorian who’s doubting his humanity — while none other than John Kennex keeps the faith. Meanwhile, I’m having some issues with how this show treats […]Read More Meet Your Maker — Almost Human: Unbound.
Previously on Sleepy Hollow: The Golem. This is a collective review of the last three episodes of Season 1, of which the last two aired in a double-feature finale this past Monday.Read More Sleepy Hollow: the Complete Season Finale.
Previously on Almost Human: Simon Says. And now, seven weeks later, John’s anger and trauma issues are finally picked up again after lying dormant for all this narrated time — along with the Syndicate’s threat.Read More “You Like Me.” — Almost Human: You Are Here.