It’s an all hands on deck day as a pair of Screen Scholar favorites comes back, a video game from the 1990s finally comes to cinematic (well, serial TV) life, and a megachurch is toppled by its own corruption–and documentarians are there! NAVANI’S PICK:Atlanta [FX, … Continue reading What To Watch: 03/24/2022
Sect. A #1 Parks & Recreation vs. #4 Bojack Horseman Every day is Galentine’s Day when you are cruising through the Screen Scholars/GBOAT “March” Madness without a care. Parks & Rec sent the cult favorite depressed cartoon horse back to the ’90s and his famous … Continue reading From Tubular to Sweet, Here Are The Latest Winners in Our Comedy “March” Madness…
We’re back and sorry for the delay, but now our championship will coincide with the Fall TV Line-ups (and that’s on purpose… yeah, that’s the ticket!). We’ve narrowed it down from 128 to 64 and now to 32 great half-hour comedies. And you voters have … Continue reading It’s Totally Tubular! It’s Thirty-Two! Here’s All the Shows That Made it to the Third Round of Our Comedy “March” Madness!
This Week’s Winners Section C #1 Arrested Development vs. #9 Barry No trips to Phoenix just yet as the one son keeps his wealthy family who lost everything together–well, at least long enough to advance into the third round where 32 teams remain. The next … Continue reading Eight More Shows Move On To The Totally Tubular 32!
#1 I Love Lucy vs. #16 It’s Garry Shandling Show As in real life, Garry Shandling’s unique and meta-to-the-hilt show was not loved by this tournament, or more accurately it went up against one of TV history’s GOATs. If you frame it that way, It’s … Continue reading And the WINNERS from Section C Are….
Sixteen shows have advanced to the standard-size brackets; there are 48 berths left to be handed out and here’s the third group, and it’s a collection that includes Lucy Ricardo, Ricky Ricardo, Larry Sanders, Les Nesman, Venus Flytrap, Earn Marks, Noho Hank, Maurice Moss and … Continue reading Sixteen More Classic Comedies Form Outstanding 128’s Section C
There’s not a whole lot of turnover in our Top 10 as six out of ten have featured in this list before. We have two shows which debuted this year — one an anthology, the other a reboot of sorts. If there’s any theme, it’s … Continue reading Best Of 2018: Our Top 20 Shows (10-1)
Picking the best episodes from a year during Peak TV is kind of like putting together a (very long) mixtape for a friend. As on a good mixtape where you strive to pick one song to share from a beloved artist, leaving out classics you … Continue reading Best Of 2018: Our Favorite Episodes
Preamble that illustrates the importance of character, presented in a style like that of an awkward award presenter. Great characters are nature’s onions. Make sure you remove this dummy text … D’OH. Here are some of Screen Scholars’ favorite TV characters for 2018. Atlanta — Darius … Continue reading Best Of 2018: Our Favorite Characters
Our rec’s tonight include a couple of enduring Thursday night obsessions–one from Shonda, one from Marvel–alongside an exciting new thriller on Netflix starring Michael C. Hall, plus the season finale of a Screen Scholar favorite. JASON’S PICK: Safe [Netflix] If you have a teenage daughter and … Continue reading What to Watch: 05/10/2018