The Goldbergs (S04E19) “A Night To Remember”

Review: Barry is preparing for the prom, and wants to make it extra special because Lainey is graduating, but when he asks Lainey, in his own Barry way by pulling the fire alarm, she rejects him. She says she doesn’t want to go to prom because she doesn’t want to have fun while Erica won’t….

The Goldbergs (S04E18) “Doggie Howser”

Review: Lainey gets into a university that doesn’t have a pre-med program that Barry could go to next year. So he decides to become a licensed doctor before Lainey goes to college. But when even Beverly doesn’t support this ridiculous idea, Barry gives up his dream. Instead he tries to be a fashion designer. With…

The Goldbergs (S04E17) “Deadheads”

Apologies for the late review… Review: Totally surprised when she hears Adam drop an F-bomb, Beverly starts a swear jar of which the collected money goes to the family vacation. Erica really wants to go to the Bahamas, but to make sure they will get enough money for that, she and Adam scam Beverly into…

The Goldbergs (S04E16) “The Kara-te Kid”

Review: This week it was time for The Goldbergs’ annual movie homage episode. I was really looking forward to it and this episode, inspired by Karate Kid, did not disappoint! Adam F. Goldberg’s feud with his ‘namesis’ Adam J. Goldberg has been going on all season (and is based on a real Twitter ‘war’ between…

The Goldbergs (S04E15) “So Swayze It’s Crazy”

Review: Adam wants to become a movie star so he makes an acting reel for Beverly to show Edie Robb, the mom of A Christmas Story actor RD Robb, and manager of several child actors. Edie thinks Adam could play in the movie Meatballs 2 as the nerdy kid, but Beverly won’t let that happen….

The Goldbergs (S04E14) “The Spencer’s Gift”

Review: Erica and Barry get jobs at Spencer Gifts so they can buy a yellow boom box. Adam wants to get a job too when Mr. Glasscott, the guidance counselor tells him that there’s no way he will ever become a director in Hollywood. However, Beverly rather wants Adam to stay home and make home…

The Goldbergs (S04E13) “Agassi”

Review: It’s Valentine’s Day and Erica still finds herself a little depressed about not being able to date Geoff. She has given up on love and the people around her just want the old Erica back. Mr. Glasscott plans an intervention with Barry’s interchangeable friends, Lainey and Murray and Beverly to help her out. It…

The Goldbergs (S04E12) “Snow Day”

Review: For the first time ever, William Penn Academy closes due to the snow and Beverly thinks this is the perfect day for Erica to start working on her college essay about her hero. Erica of course just wants to enjoy her day off and because she already finished her essay, she can just do…

The Goldbergs (S04E11) “O Captain, My Captain”

Review: Ever since Beverly got her teaching certificate, that subject has been a returning plot on the show. After watching Dead Poets Society, Beverly is motivated to inspire the students in her upcoming substitution class just as much as “Mork from Ork” did in the movie. This proves to be harder than she thought because…

The Goldbergs (S04E10) “Han Ukkah Solo”

Review: Erica refuses to do the solo of the only Hanukkah song in the Christmas concert again, and when Beverly hears about this, she tries to convince Erica to write a Hanukkah song herself (with the excuse that Pops needs her to sing a Hanukkah song). Erica doesn’t want to, but when Barry chimes in…

The Goldbergs (S04E09) “Globetrotters”

Review: As a big fan of the Harlem Globetrotters, Barry is thrilled when Murray has two tickets to a game, but when he gets sick, Murray takes Adam instead. Against all odds, Adam actually enjoys himself and starts making up routines, just like the Globetrotters. When Barry finds out, he gets mad at Adam for…

The Goldbergs (S04E08) “The Greatest Musical Ever Written”

Review: Barry is embarrassed by Adam’s love for theater and wants nothing to do with it, but when he finds out that Lainey got a part in The Phantom of The Opera playing the lover of Adam’s character, he tries to get a part in the musical anyway. As he confuses the name of the…