The CW’s newest reboot, Roswell, New Mexico, is an entertaining, socially relevant, and romantic take on aliens with just a dash of the old-school WB charm. As an ardent CW, teen drama, and supernatural drama fan, I’ve been looking forward to the Roswell reboot since its initial conception. Sadly, the original Roswell is one series I haven’t gotten the chance to watch yet, but I’m kind of glad now since I … Continue reading Roswell recap: 3 things to consider after the premiere
The Passage is a series that fans of The Last of Us (which is currently stuck in film development hell) might find enjoyable because the main characters’ relationship is very similar to the one that Joel and Ellie share. The Passage deals with an impending flu epidemic that is set to hit the United States. In order to prepare for it, a clandestine organization known as … Continue reading Fans of The Last of Us should check out FOX’s new series The Passage
The camera cranes above the desert, watching a car drive through a dirt road. Juxtaposed with John’s (Eric Bana) journey through the dry land is Debra’s (Connie Britton) meeting with her attorney (Jeff Perry). She’s telling him about how she fears this will never end, while John digs a hole in the ground that looks disturbingly like a grave. With Meehan out of the picture, … Continue reading Dirty John – This Young Woman Fought Like Hell – Review: The Grand Finale
In the midseason premiere of The Resident, three characters’ fates are decided, and the consequences of each are shocking enough to prove this show still has plenty of curveballs up its sleeve. Finally, The Resident, my favorite crazy medical thriller, is back in action! This week we see the effect of Lane’s (Melina Kanakaredes) manipulation on Doctor Bell (Bruce Greenwood) and no one is happy about her getting … Continue reading The Resident makes its midseason return: Who lived and who died?
FOX is attempting its own shot at the vampire genre tied up with the elements of a medical thriller in its new series The Passage. From the first episode alone, I’m impressed. For starters, the pilot episode does not feel like a pilot episode at all. Gone is the clunkiness and awkward adjustment period that often plague the beginning of new dramas, and in its place … Continue reading The Passage – Pilot – Advance Preview: The Beginning of the End
New Line will try to cheat death again in a re-imagining of the Final Destination franchise with two writers from the Saw film series at the helm. Almost twenty years ago the first Final Destination premiered. The film went on to gross over $100 million dollars worldwide. It stars Ali Larter, Kerr Smith, Devon Sawa, and horror icon Tony Todd (Candyman). The concept is a surprisingly simple one. Alex … Continue reading Final Destination Cheats Death: Reboot set at New Line Cinema