A bevy of top actors immerse themselves in a wondrous world/battle of good vs. evil featuring a seemingly endless supply of personified warrior animals who balance the line between cute and fierce — especially BATTLEBEARS! We’re also endorsing (sight unseen) two dark documentaries. KATHERINE’S PICK: … Continue reading What To Watch: 11/04/2019
It’s Nerdy Monday here at our humble abode — whether your nerderie runs towards history, superheroes, or love stories. Read below for our suggested viewing. KATHERINE’S PICK: Private Lives Of The Monarchs [Smithsonian, 8p] The series premiere of this new show examines Queen Victoria and … Continue reading What To Watch: 05/20/2019
We’re getting fairly serious this Monday with our recs coming from a period piece, a series of political interviews, and an intense singing battle. JASON’S PICK: Gentlemen Jack [HBO, 10p] It’s a period piece from the dark halls of the souls who brought us … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/22/2019
We’re in touch with reality tonight, even if it is a reality wholly crafted by behind-the-scene showrunners. Leading off, it’s the dating show, that even more-staid-than-your-average-Brit John Oliver has an opinion on (and one that has spawned not one, but two, programs our editors love). Bonus: … Continue reading What to Watch: 01/07/2019
Intrigue, inspiration, and brilliant girls and funny women lead our Monday recommendations. JASON’S PICK: The Little Drummer Girl [AMC, 9p] Not a huge Le Carre fan, but The Night Manager was admittedly quite gripping. In this one, a chance meeting between an actress and a stranger … Continue reading What to Watch: 11/19/2018
It’s a tidy little Monday as the nation struggles with whatever tomorrow’s new truths might bring. John Leguizamo’s Latin History For Morons [Netflix] He can be a polarizing comic (and actor), but when he’s in the zone, he’s one of the nation’s top comics, and his … Continue reading What to Watch: 11/05/2018
Three of us recommend refined entertainment, while one of us really likes cats (you can probably guess which one is writing this feature intro).