Review: “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” – ‘Pilot’

After a seemingly epic wait, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D (AOS). finally debuted last night on ABC. I want to divide this post about the show into two parts. First, a short review of the episode. Second, a look back at an article I wrote on August 29, 2012 after the … Continue reading

HOSTI – Season 1 of Entourage

On June 18th, I wrote a post about how Adrian Greiner “challenged” me to calculate some HBO trends in shows. I took him seriously and started out with Entourage since he was the inspiration for the idea. Well I’m happy to say that my review of Season 1 is complete … Continue reading

Adrian Greiner challenged me to a HBO “science” project – UPDATE: S1 Now done!

UPDATE: You can view the results of Season 1 here! Entourage star Adrian Greiner did an AMA on Reddit today. After the first 45 minutes, the following was the highest upvoted question for him. I then responded with my own question (RonSwansonsMo).   What was initially made as a joke, … Continue reading

‘The Rains of Castamere’ – Top 4 Lessons Learned

SPOILERS, SPOILERS AND MORE SPOILERS BELOW. JUST STOP NOW IF YOU AREN’T CAUGHT UP. After a brief hiatus and break from weekly recaps of Game of Thrones, I’m back for a more informal look at the big picture and important aspects from last week’s epic showdown at the “Red Wedding”. … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 3, Ep. 7 – ‘The Bear and the Maiden Fair’ Recap and Review

This is G.R.R.M’s episode and that means one thing… SEX! As with previous seasons, sometimes HBO needs to go all in on a sex-centric episode in order to meet their season quota for breasts and butts. I expect the remaining three episodes will be filled with a significantly decreased amount … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 5, Ep. 6 – ‘The Climb’ Recap and Review

Firstly – apologies for the delay in this recap. In the spirit of a true first world problems, I was in Hawaii the past two weeks and on a plane from Maui to Los Angeles when the show aired, then was exhausted from the overnight flight. I didn’t get to … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 3, Ep. 5 – ‘Kissed by Fire’ Recap and Review

Wooooo boy, things are moving along swiftly! After last week’s climatic and epic ending, we had a bar set ridiculously high. Unfortunately, it was merely impossible to meet that criteria, but tonight’s episode was still pretty great. Dondarrion fights the Hound, loses, dies, and is brought back to life via … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3, Ep. 4 – ‘And Now His Watch Is Ended’ Recap and Review

SPOILERS BELOW IF THAT WASN’T ALREADY OBVIOUS. HOLY CRAP! This season has been spectacular so far, but tonight’s episode was just freaking fantastic. We had more character revelations, just like the second episode of the season, and the motivations that they may inspire in our characters are likely to be … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3, Ep. 3 – ‘Walk of Punishment’ Recap and Review

THERE ARE BLATANT AND CLEAR SPOILERS IN THIS REVIEW. IF YOU HAVEN’T WATCHED THE EPISODE YET, COME BACK AND READ IT AFTERWARDS. “Walk of Punishment” pretty much covers the emotional ends of the Game of Thrones spectrum. Plenty of humor to start and finishes with a shocking ending. As Robb … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3, Ep. 1 – ‘Valar Dohaeris’ – Review

THERE ARE BLATANT AND CLEAR SPOILERS IN THIS REVIEW. IF YOU HAVEN’T WATCHED THE SEASON THREE PREMIERE YET, COME BACK AND READ IT AFTERWARDS. It’s back! Game of Thrones returned tonight with a great premiere episode for season three. It’s hard to tell if I’m biased because I love the … Continue reading