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DC Universe Cross-Over

  CRISIS ON EARTH-X, or, 2 weddings and a funeral! The four-way cross-over CRISIS ON EARTH-X, featuring Supergirl, the Arrow, The Flash, and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, was an outstanding two-night romp through the DC comic-verse. A four-part storyline in which we saw our beloved heroes pitted against a surprising foe: Nazis from Earth X…. Continue reading

The Flash: “The Flash Reborn” S04 E01

Everyone’s running … Everyone’s running fast … Everyone’s running their heart out … to catch … a portal jumping thief, Peek-a-Boo. This was one kick-ass opening sequence that had me believing, oh, for maybe just a second or three, that everyone was actually chasing Iris. And that the Gang were filling in for the Flash—who… Continue reading

Once Upon A Time, Season 7 Premiere

In the premiere episode of Once Upon a Time, last night, we see a teenage Henry saying his goodbyes to Regina before he takes his leave on a motorbike, and, throwing what might be the last magic bean in existence out in front of him, opens a portal to other worlds, and other stories. And… Continue reading

INHUMANS: Pilot Recap

Marvel’s INHUMANS two-hour pilot premiered last Friday on ABC to mixed reviews, and I can understand why. This much-hyped show felt something of a let down given Marvels pedigree. Stacked up against Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Inhumans fell a little short on production values, and didn’t altogether blow me away. For a show about a group… Continue reading

Ten Days In The Valley verses The Disappearance

So, I finally sat down to watch the new Kyra Sedgwick show, Ten Days In The Valley, last night. I’d taped it Sunday evening along with another show, The Disappearance. Both series are, ostensibly, about children being kidnapped. But, of course, each show is so much more than that. They’re about human nature, the depths… Continue reading