Monthly Archives: November 2012

AHS: Dark Cousin

To say that American Horror Story  deals with themes of death is simplifying things, to say the least, but this week it brought back original cast member Frances Conroy and with her the idea of death as salvation. Often in

AHS: Dark Cousin

To say that American Horror Story  deals with themes of death is simplifying things, to say the least, but this week it brought back original cast member Frances Conroy and with her the idea of death as salvation. Often in

Nashville: Lovesick Blues

One week before the winter finale (you’re killin’ me ABC) and Nashville gives us another filler episode. Oh, it was still entertaining and the songs were as excellent as ever, but at the end of the day we are right

Nashville: Lovesick Blues

One week before the winter finale (you’re killin’ me ABC) and Nashville gives us another filler episode. Oh, it was still entertaining and the songs were as excellent as ever, but at the end of the day we are right

Revenge: Lineage

It turns out 2006 was a pretty pivotal year in the lives of our Revenge-ers.  In fact, every event of Thanksgiving ’06, in each of their vastly different, barely connected lives was the turning point that has taken them to

Revenge: Lineage

It turns out 2006 was a pretty pivotal year in the lives of our Revenge-ers.  In fact, every event of Thanksgiving ’06, in each of their vastly different, barely connected lives was the turning point that has taken them to

Nashville: You’re Gonna Change (Or I’m Gonna Leave)

Well this was a filler episode if I’ve ever seen one. I mean, really, has the plot advanced at all this week? Is anything different from last week? It seemed like the general plots were only underlined rather than progressed. That’s

Nashville: You’re Gonna Change (Or I’m Gonna Leave)

Well this was a filler episode if I’ve ever seen one. I mean, really, has the plot advanced at all this week? Is anything different from last week? It seemed like the general plots were only underlined rather than progressed. That’s

AHS: I Am Anne Frank Part II

A show like Mad Men uses its nostalgic setting to mirror  present day issues, like women’s rights, through the prism of previously condoned standards and practices. It uses subtle indicators and metaphors of social importance like comments, roles and behaviors

AHS: I Am Anne Frank Part II

A show like Mad Men uses its nostalgic setting to mirror  present day issues, like women’s rights, through the prism of previously condoned standards and practices. It uses subtle indicators and metaphors of social importance like comments, roles and behaviors

Revenge: Penance

Last week I pointed out that Emily has lost a great deal of her control in her vengeance plot. This week she lost even more (thanks to loose cannons Kara and Mason), and still somehow she managed to come out

Revenge: Penance

Last week I pointed out that Emily has lost a great deal of her control in her vengeance plot. This week she lost even more (thanks to loose cannons Kara and Mason), and still somehow she managed to come out

Nashville: Move It On Over

After a minor hiccup last week, Nashville is back to serving up juicy, salacious plot points with an extra side of cheese.  There were so many lines drawn in the sand last night this metaphorical beach probably looks like a

Nashville: Move It On Over

After a minor hiccup last week, Nashville is back to serving up juicy, salacious plot points with an extra side of cheese.  There were so many lines drawn in the sand last night this metaphorical beach probably looks like a