The Goldbergs (S05E12) “Dinner With The Goldbergs”

It’s Erica’s birthday and as a surprise Geoff takes her out to dinner. But an even bigger surprise awaits at the restaurant when the whole Goldberg family shows up. Erica isn’t happy about this because, as we find out in the episode, The Goldbergs are the worst when they go out to dinner. Erica makes…

The Goldbergs (S05E11) “The Goldberg Girls”

As part of her Bevolution, Beverly wants to create a friend group, like Barry’s JTP or The Golden Girls. Finding three friends turns out to be more difficult than she thought. She already has Virginia Kremp, and tries to complete her friend group during a PTA meeting. She, Virginia Kremp, Linda Schwartz and Essie Karp…

The Goldbergs (S05E10) “We Didn’t Start The Fire”

It’s Hanukkah time and Erica is home from college. She’s tired of spending time with her family (even though it’s only been one day) and informs her parents that she will be spending the first night of Hanukkah at Geoff’s house. Bev doesn’t want her daughter to be gone so she invites herself and Murray…

The Goldbergs (S05E09) “Parents Just Don’t Understand”

First of all, apologies for not posting this review any sooner. I was busy listening to the new Goldbergs Mixtape! More on that later. Inspired by Fresh Prince and Jazzy Jeff’s hit “Parents Just Don’t Understand”, Barry and Adam become a rap duo and come up with a similar rap song called “Dad’s Just Don’t…

The Goldbergs (S05E08) “The Circle Of Driving Again”

Adam turns 16, and just like his brother in the pilot episode of the show, Adam gets a Mom locket. As opposed to his brother, Adam is actually happy about this because he doesn’t want to start driving. He’d rather be sitting behind the driver in the backseat, like a rich guy. Murray doesn’t care…

The Goldbergs (S05E07) “A Wall Street Thanksgiving”

It’s time for Thanksgiving in Jenkintown which means that Uncle Marv is back once again! He has found a way to make money as a stockbroker and gets Barry and the rest of the JTP minus Geoff (JTP minus Geoff!!) to participate as well. Surprisingly enough Marvin actually makes money for the boys. Unfortunately for…

The Goldbergs (S05E06) “Girl Talk”

To stay ahead of his competition, the Formica King, Murray has to make a commercial and asks Adam for help. Adam is happy to make a commercial for him and immediately has in mind what Murray will like: “It’ll be quick and simple, also you’ll be sitting”. However Uncle Marvin has a different plan, including…

The Goldbergs (S05E05) “Jackie Likes Star Trek” (100th episode)

It’s Halloween 1980-something and Adam’s biggest nightmare is about to come true. When discussing costumes for Halloween night, Adam and Jackie find out they’re on opposite sides when it comes to the Star Wars vs. Star Trek discussion. Whereas Adam is into Star Wars and wants to dress up as Han Solo and Princess Leia,…

The Goldbergs (S05E04) “Revenge O’ The Nerds”

Two weeks ago Bev announced a Bevolution and this week we finally get to see some changes. Beverly gets help from Mr. Glascott in her search for other things to do, now that her nest is getting more and more empty. Inspired by his mother’s Bevolution, Barry starts a Barryolution by getting a perm, like…

The Goldbergs (S05E03) “Goldberg on The Goldbergs”

Let’s start with the storyline where the meta title of this episode comes from. Adam and Barry go to battle during their PE class and Coach Mellor is allowing it. When Beverly finds out coach is turning her to boys against each other, she goes to coach Mellor to see what’s up. When the coach…

The Goldbergs (S05E02) “Hogan is My Grandfather”

Erica, adjusting to her life outside of the house, realizes that Beverly has never really prepared her for the real world and never her taught her how to take care of herself. Beverly “failed as a mother, by being too good of a mother” and is happy to have her daughter back home to be…

The Goldbergs (S05E01) “Weird Science”

Welcome back to TV Series Hub for another season of reviews of The Goldbergs! Last night’s episode kicked off season 5(!) of the show. Last season we saw Erica graduate high school and right now it’s time for college. Beverly and Murray drop her off and of course, this leads to some problems. Bev being…