Category Archives: Television

The Flash is Superman in disguise

I’m the first to confess – I’m not a comic book aficionado. I haven’t picked up a good Archie comic since I was 12. I’ve never read superhero comics, though I  have to admit, I LOVE the upsurge in superhero television. … Continue reading

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Move Over Fonzie…OUAT may be along for the ride!

This blog entry was written last week, after Once Upon a Time‘s “Breaking Glass” episode. I was unable to post then, but I’m choosing to do so now because last night’s episode, “The Snow Queen,” echoed the sentiments expressed in … Continue reading

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Same plot, different setting

I watched last week’s premiere of Z Nation with some trepidation. I mean, did the world really need another post-apocalyptic television show featuring zombies? I already watch The Walking Dead–need I say anything more?  I was left with mixed feelings … Continue reading

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Extant casts wide net; may come up empty

It’s Alien. It’s ET. It’s Predator. It’s AI. It’s Extant, and it’s having trouble deciding what it wants to be. [Tweet “#Extant is having trouble deciding which #SciFi sub-#genre it wants to be.”] Extant is the story of astronaut Molly … Continue reading

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