Spielberg Plus TV Disappoints in 2011

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It was a promising year for Science Fiction TV fans. With all the recent turmoil over the lack of any science fiction on TV (see SyFy) 2011 had promised not one but two Steven Spielberg produced epic TV shows. The first of the two shows was Falling Skies on TNT. The series begins with Earth […]

Touch – Trailer

Touch TV Show Trailer

The new show “Touch” staring Kiefer Sutherland and Danny Glover is very high concept.  Martin Bohm (played by Sutherland) has an autistic child named Jake (played by David Mazouz) who has never spoken.  But through a series of events he learns that although his son may look lost in the world, he can actually see […]

Terra Nova Premier Thoughts

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It is the dawn of the 22nd Century and the planet is failing under the weight of humanity.  However, through a rip in time they are able to send people back 85 million years to rebuild humanity.  If was nice to hear the term “event horizon” uttered on TV again. This world anew is a […]

New Girl Trailer

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There’s a flood of videos being released of upcoming fall tv shows. Here’s the one that looks the best to me, at least so far. Zooey Deschanel stars as socially awkward Jessica Day, who finds her model boyfriend cheating on her. She moves into a house with three guys, played by Max Greenfield, Jake Johnson, […]

Fringe – Season Three Finale

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I was beginning to think Fringe had lost its way.  This past season had been meandering down various paths that at first glance seemed to be distractingly unrelated. This season has focused much on the Olivias and Walters, but in this last episode Peter was at center stage. As compelling as Olivia and Walter’s journeys […]