The Blacklist took a little detour away from Red (James Spader) this week, and delved into Donald Ressler’s (Diego Klattenhoff) tangled past. The Ressler brothers – Don and Robby (Anthony Michael Hall) dealt with a long-buried skeleton in the family closet.… More “The Blacklist (S07E17) “Brothers””
In a change of pace, this weeks episode of The Blacklist gave us a cold case from Liz’s (Megan Boone) past. And with the task force occupied, Red (James Spader) and Dembe (Hisham Tawfiq) had problems of their own.… More “The Blacklist (S07E16) “Nyle Hatcher””
The Blacklist took a little break from “gross, over the top Blacklisters” and stayed closer to home for this weeks fare. They also sailed into controversial seas, landing themselves right in the middle of the gun debate.… More “The Blacklist (S07E15) “Gordon Kemp””
The Blacklist episode Twamie Ullulaq gave us a respite from Washington, DC and sent the task force up to Alaska. And why? Seems Red’s (James Spader) shipping containers have gone missing in the Alaska Triangle.… More “The Blacklist (S07E14) “Twamie Ullulaq””
This weeks episode of The Blacklist, Newton Purcell, was a mixed bag. A straight forward case of the week, Aram (Amir Arison) still making wrong choices, and Liz (Megan Boone) on the hunt for someone.… More “The Blacklist (S07E13) “Newton Purcell””
Following on from where we left off last week, The Blacklist gave us a classic murder mystery in Cornelius Ruck. A very Red (James Spader) centric episode, with no case of the week for the FBI task force was a fun change of pace.… More “The Blacklist (S07E12) “Cornelius Ruck””
After a three month hiatus, The Blacklist is back! While not the double episode originally promised (thanks COVID-19…) the mid season opener, Victoria Fenberg was a fun episode. When Red (James Spader) has fun, we all do.… More “The Blacklist (S07E11) “Victoria Fenberg””
The Season 1 finale of The Mandalorian did everything it needed to. Tied up most loose ends, gave us all the feels, and set up the plot for Season 2.
At the end of episode 7, things looked dire with Mando (Pedro Pascal) and the gang trapped inside Greef Karga’s (Carl Weathers) old cantina.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E08) “Redemption””
After a lull in the action on The Mandalorian, we got right back on track in Chapter 7. Everything is lining up for a final showdown, and this episode got all the chess pieces on the board.
A surprise message from Greef Karga (Carl Weathers) got the ball rolling.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E07) “The Reckoning””
The Blacklist fall finale was a mixed bag of action, twists and some familiar tropes. For a Fall finale, it was pretty good, setting up the back half of the season.
It started right where we ended last week, with Liz (Megan Boone) holding the smooth talking Katarina Rostova (Laila Robins) at gunpoint.… More “The Blacklist (S07E10) “Katarina Rostova””
Chapter 6 of The Mandalorian gave us another adventure of the week, but has me wondering what direction the show is heading. After rescuing the most adorable green baby in the parsec, it’s been ‘take your kid to work day’ since then.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E06) “The Prisoner””
This week’s episode of The Blacklist, Orion Relocation Services, may have intended to give answers. But that wasn’t the case, as per the norm with this show, when it left us with yet more questions.… More “The Blacklist (S07E09) “Orion Relocation Services””
Chapter 5 of The Mandalorian, The Gunslinger, was chock full of Star Wars Easter eggs. And it was great.
After a space battle with another bounty hunter, Mando needed repairs on his damaged ship.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E05) “The Gunslinger””
Chapter 4 of the new Disney+ show, The Mandalorian was a change of pace from the previous 3 chapters. We open with peaceful villagers farming blue krill from ponds on a forested planet. But it doesn’t take long to realize that all is not the paradise it seems, when bandits (who look suspiciously like LOTR Urak-Hai) raid the village, stealing the krill harvest.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E04) “Sanctuary””
On this weeks episode of The Blacklist, the case of the week was secondary to Red’s (James Spader) mission to find his friend, Ilya (Brett Cullen). Yes, as we discovered last week, Red is not Ilya.… More “The Blacklist (S07E08) “The Hawaladar””
The Mandalorian, the new live action series that has Star Wars fans rejoicing the world over, took a big step forward this week. With bounty in hand, Mando returned to deliver the tiny green package to his client.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E03) “The Sin””
Chapter 2 of the Star Wars live action series, The Mandalorian, picked up right where the first episode ended. Mando (Pedro Pascal) had procured the asset, that adorable little green baby Yoda.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E02) “The Child””
For Star Wars fans, the debut of the live action series, The Mandalorian was worth the wait. Set five years after Return of the Jedi, the story of a lone bounty hunter, the titular Mandalorian, jumped strongly out of the gate.… More “The Mandalorian (S01E01) “Chapter 1””
This week’s episode of The Blacklist was out there – even for this show. When the episode opens with a pig mask adorned chained prisoner, you know it will not be a normal hour of TV.… More “The Blacklist (S07E07) “Hannah Hayes””
In this weeks Blacklist episode, Dr. Lewis Powell, the blacklister case was secondary to staffing issues. Red (James Spader) was concerned there was a traitor in his organization, while the task force dealt with a new agent.… More “The Blacklist (S07E06) “Dr. Lewis Powell””