Streaming Friday is on like Donkey Kong–or at least its distant descendants who are still at the centerpoint at popular video games. We’ve got the return of a Screen Scholars favorite, the newest version of one of the darkest horror franchises, a new dystopian corporate … Continue reading What To Watch: 02/18/2022
Our adapted programs are playing our comedies. Who has the best set for the stage? Lace up your boots and find out.
Hoo boy, Happy Friday after to you, and welcome back to March Madness. We’ve got two weeks left of this monster, and we have more emotional upsets than BoJack has board games to throw. See your new bracket below the fold.
Our comedy series has taken a fun turn, so much so that I won’t waste our time on sports puns. Click under the fold to find out.
If it can’t be renewed for twenty-nine seasons, then you’d better adapt a novel to the screen, right? We’ve seen a lot of that lately, from dimestore comics to epic sci-fi novels. We’ve also seen a resurgence in programs about comedy, with refreshing takes on … Continue reading March Madness: Adaptation and Comedy Life
…Oh, was that the wrong sports reference? Welcome back to Screen Scholars March Madness! Some of us don’t give a wit for balls, but all of us love television. We’d be remiss if we tossed aside the one feature that brings clicks to our site–and … Continue reading March Madness 2019 Kickoff!
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)
Obvious Wednesday TV highlight is obvious as a critically beloved period drama returns for a second season. Meanwhile, intrigue grows in a legendary comic book town and addiction is this week’s target of the BAU. KATHERINE’S PICK: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel [Amazon Prime] You can … Continue reading What to Watch: 12/05/2018
After a week of wild, frantic, unrestrained voting, we begin our weekend with our Final Four, and our brackets make us feel like we’re coming out ahead in the “real” NCAA bracket wars. The victors this weekend are foud shows deeply beloved by the Screen Scholars team: Bob’s Burgers, Full … Continue reading March Madness: THE FINAL FOUR!
You voted and voted and we’re now down to eight shows, and if we do say so (and we do), it’s a pretty fun mix. We re-seeded the remaining programs into our Elite 8, and despite the relative randomness of it all, there’s still a … Continue reading March Madness: Elite Eight!!!