Posts tagged "The Event"

Fall TV Preview - 9/26 - 10/3

I'm not sure why exactly NBC had to cancel 'Law & Order: Original Flavor' only to bring on this spin-off, but the cast is fairly star-studded.  You've got your Terrence Howard and your Alfred Molina and your Regina Hall and your (Yes!) Skeet Ulrich.
Phew.  After last week, watching all the new shows on TV this week will be a breeze.  There are only TWO!  I don’t even know what I’ll do with all the extra time.  Maybe watch Dancing With the Stars. The new shows this week are No Ordinary Family on ABC and Law & Order: Los... Read more »

TV Review - The Event ("Pilot")

THE EVENT Airs: Mondays at 9/8c on NBC Genre: Serialized mystery action thriller The Set-Up: When Sean Walker’s (Jason Ritter) girlfriend Leila (Sarah Roemer) disappears while the two are vacationing on a Caribbean cruise, it sets into motion a series of mysterious events that appear connected to some massive global conspiracy. The Good: Fast, flashy,... Read more »

Fall TV Preview - The Week Hammervision May Implode from TV Consumption

'Blue Bloods' is a cop show, but a FAMILY DRAMA cop show.  And it stars Magnum P.I.  But if it's such a promising show, why is it on Friday nights?  Hmmm...?
It’s TV Hell Week this week.  There are no fewer than 16 new shows on this week, including 5 on Monday and 4 on Wednesday (that’s not to mention all the returning shows and continuing shows).  I hope our DVRs are up to the task. So, if we survive it all with our mental faculties... Read more »
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