We’re a bit self-conscious about going so mainstream with our picks (we try to be indie-cool, we swear!), but it is Thursday, ancestral home of Boston barkeeps and Springfield schmoes and Central Perk pals and that Brooklyn family led by single mom Claire Huxtable, and … Continue reading What to Watch: 10/11/2018
Although it may be against our conventional wisdom, we would seem to be all about The CW right now. BRAD’S PICK: Riverdale [The CW, 8p] The wet moody kids of Riverdale make their third season debut tonight. Archie has to decide how to spend the last … Continue reading What to Watch: 10/10/2018
While our love for the CW’s Black Lightning may not quite be as pronounced as for a certain supernatural NBC comedy, we are excited enough for it that our proverbial slot machine of recommendations lands on three bars. KATHERINE’S PICK: Black Lightning [The CW, 9p] It’s the … Continue reading What to Watch: 10/09/2018
It’s all about drama tonight for us scholars, whether it’s the drama is around legal loopholes, disappearing time travelers, or battles between aspiring singing stars. KATHERINE’S PICK: Manifest [NBC, 10p] Ben and Michaela (WHAT. IS. THEIR. DEAL.) investigate last week’s shocking end-of-episode murder. (And how tasteless … Continue reading What to Watch: 10/08/2018
It’s a veritable nerdgasm of a Sunday (befitting the weekend of NYC’s ComiCon), with new chapters of everyone’s favorite time traveler, everyone’s favorite zombie trainwreck, and everyone’s favorite space opera. Let’s just jump into it. BRAD’S PICK: Star Wars Resistance [Disney, 10p] The new Star Wars … Continue reading What to Watch: 10/07/2018
Night School took the box office last weekend. Will Smallfoot catch up, or will Bradley Cooper’s Oscar bait take the crown? Trailers, below the fold!
We’re at it again, with another review from my Mom. This week it’s Thursday’s episode of Murphy Brown, a revival my parents have committed to. (This is good, because Murphy Brown is on CBS, and I work until 10 p.m. on Thursdays, so it’s not like I … Continue reading My mom reviews “Murphy Brown”