REVIEW: Penny Dreadful: City of Angels – Season 1 Episode 2, 3, and 4, “Dead People Lie Down,” “Wicked Old World,” and “Josefina and the Holy Spirit”

*SPOILERS* “Dead People Lie Down” finds Tiago’s mother praying for Raoul as he lies in a hospital bed, unresponsive. Tiago escorts Lewis in to have his arm patched up as another officer spits on the self-described Chicano officer. Lewis tells Tiago that he’ll be fine and insists that he go find his family. What Tiago… Continue reading REVIEW: Penny Dreadful: City of Angels – Season 1 Episode 2, 3, and 4, “Dead People Lie Down,” “Wicked Old World,” and “Josefina and the Holy Spirit”

REVIEW: Penny Dreadful: City of Angels – Season 1 Episode 1, “Santa Muerte”

When Penny Dreadful: City of Angels was announced, I wasn’t exactly thrilled. The original Penny Dreadful quickly became one of my favorite T.V. series during its first two seasons. Sadly, like most die-hard fans of the show, I was appalled by the series finale and where it took some of my favorite characters. I’ve never been a big… Continue reading REVIEW: Penny Dreadful: City of Angels – Season 1 Episode 1, “Santa Muerte”

REVIEW: Star Trek: Picard – Season 1, Episode 1 “Remembrance”

After I watched Star Trek: Nemesis in 2002 with my dad and grandpa, I never thought I’d see Captain Jean-Luc Picard again. This was a sentiment that Picard’s portrayer, Patrick Stewart, had shared for many years. So when it was announced that he would be returning to the role that he made famous for a… Continue reading REVIEW: Star Trek: Picard – Season 1, Episode 1 “Remembrance”

Comic-Con 2019: Star Trek: Picard Trailer Beams Down

CBS made it so at Comic-Con today when they released the full trailer for the latest series in the long-running science-fiction franchise, Star Trek: Picard. The plot of the new show has been a mystery (and the teaser, which took place in a vineyard, didn’t exactly get people’s hearts pumping), but the new Star Trek:… Continue reading Comic-Con 2019: Star Trek: Picard Trailer Beams Down