The Handmaid’s Tale: (S01E02) “Birth Day”

The episode opens in the middle of a Ceremony, and I’m pretty sure it couldn’t be more uncomfortable if we had, in fact, walked in on them. Once again, the episode focuses on one of the major events that periodically punctuate a Handmaid’s otherwise monotonous life. This one is a comparatively happy event, but only…

Agents Of SHIELD (S4E17): “Identity and Change”

Review: The agents of, uh, S.H.I.E.L.D. face a daunting obstacle in the homestretch of their fourth season, with a whole new reality created to manipulate their lives and turn them against each other. This is happening because a LMD decided to take control from her creators, taking control of destiny and that destiny came a…

Top 10 Starz Original Series

From its launch in 1994 to re-branding in 2005 Starz was primarily a movie-based service. In 2005 the channel began to introduce original programming to compete with rival premium TV services HBO and Showtime. Even though Starz has still yet to produce as many prestigious TV Series to be considered in the same league as…

Agents Of SHIELD (S04E16): “What If…”

Review: One chapter of “Agents of SHIELD” ends while another begins in “What If…”, the first episode in the show’s “Agents of Hydra” saga, that effectively breathes new life into the show while honoring its storied past. Again, Hydra plays a part in another of this show’s game changers and there are plenty of call…

13 Reasons Why: An Imperfectly Executed Adaptation With A Strong Message

13 Reasons Why became quite the moot hit for Netflix overnight. It is debatable whether 13 Reasons Why’s popularity stemmed from its pioneering look into dark-themed subject maters such as bullying, harassment, rape etc; Or from teen pop icon Selena Gomez being an executive producer for the series. I’m sure both factor played a big part in getting…

The Americans: One of the most consistently great ongoing TV drama

The Americans is a 1-hour drama on FX which tell the story of Philip and Elizabeth Jennings, two KGB spies in an arranged marriage who are posing as Americans in suburban Washington, D.C. in the cold war era. The couple have two children, Paige and Henry, who too faces many problems because of their parents secret…

The Affair Season 3 Review

One of the biggest disappointments in the recent growth of noteworthy Television shows is that The Affair didn’t gather either a bigger buzz or bigger fan base when it first premiered back in 2014. The Affair (if you don’t already know this) is a sexy psychological romance-drama with a very intriguing concept which allows the show to take…

Top 25 TV Shows of 2016

Similar to the previous years in the last decade or so 2016 was a great year for television. Maybe television even had a better year than films this time around, some would say. With major streaming competitors like Netflix and Amazon placing more emphasis than ever on their own original programming offerings, we saw premium…