Category Archives: Television

A Master Class Scene

This scene could (and should) be studied from every angle possible (the directorial choices – that final shot! the closeups, the slow moving-in – the way the scene is written – its tempo and flow, as well as the four … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 12: Open Thread

My schedule careening towards the breaking point, not sure when I will get a chance to watch tonight’s episode. Hopefully tomorrow, but more likely Thursday. Will catch up with you all then!

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 12: “Nightshifter”

Directed by Phil Sgriccia Written by Ben Edlund Ben Edlund’s voice quickly became an extremely important one in the Supernatural writing staff. The writing staff bring different sensibilities to the table, one of the reasons why the show has such … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 11: Open Thread

Catch you all tomorrow, hopefully. Look forward to it.

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 10: Open Thread

Seeing a play tonight and this is a 4-deadline week. Knocked two out of the way, two more to go, so I’ll be scarce round these parts. Have fun. Catch up with you all when I clear my desk.

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The Cast of Transparent Post Golden Globes

The first question comes, and Jeffrey Tambor passes it right to Alex. And look what happens. The fact that he would pass it to her, and give her that space (“tell them what you just told me”) says worlds, says … Continue reading

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Golden Globes: Congratulations to Jeffrey Tambor and Transparent!

The mania of celebration on my Facebook feed can’t even be expressed. Seeing Alex up on that stage, looking beautiful, and centered, and emotional … as well as the mere fact of this beautiful show, what it signifies (let alone … Continue reading

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 11: “Playthings”

Directed by Charles Beeson Written by Matt Witten “Playthings” was the first episode directed by Charles Beeson, and the guy had a field day with it. What a fun episode. A director’s dream. The “homage” episodes are pleasing on a … Continue reading

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“Santa Doesn’t Have a Brother. There Is No Santa.”

To all the Supernatural fans who show up here regularly, thank you so much for stopping by. I have had too much work lately to do re-caps, but I have done the initial work for “Playthings,” and will get that … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 9: Open Thread

… coinciding with John Milton’s birthday. An accident? I think not.

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