Category Archives: Television

November 2016 Viewing Diary

Elle (2016; d. Paul Verhoeven) I loved it. People HATE this movie. One lady on Twitter said that men should be banned from making films about rape. How you would enforce such a rule is beyond me. Also: No fucking … Continue reading

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Supernatural: Season 3, Episode 1: “The Magnificent Seven”

Directed by Kim Manners Written by Eric Kripke The title of the episode tells us it’s a straight-up Western: villains riding into town, so-called good guys in their holdout, knowing they might die that night, and maybe one of the … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 12, Episode Whatevs

The less said about last week’s episode the better. I am incapable of seeing it outside the context of what last week (and this week, and I’m sure next week and the next) was like, and so I’d rather not … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 12, Episode 4

I’m in Hawaii, y’all. My sense of the time zones are so effed up that I feel like today is yesterday. And maybe it is. Anyway, whatever time it is around the globe, I do know one thing. It’s Thursday. … Continue reading

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October 2016 Viewing Diary

Roadies, Season 1, Pilot (2016; d. Cameron Crowe) My friend Allison forced me to watch this. I had no choice. We do this to one another. And neither of us are EVER sorry. I absolutely loved it. Have not had … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 12, Episode 3

Let’s do this. OH. And forgot to mention: To those of you who watch commercials/promos for upcoming episodes, to those of you who listen to what creators/actors say at conventions or on Twitter or anywhere else, please don’t mention any … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 12, Episode 2

Have at it!

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Supernatural, Season 12 (WTH???) Premiere

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 22: “All Hell Breaks Loose, Part 2″

Directed by Kim Manners Written by Eric Kripke “There is no excellent beauty, that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.” – Francis Bacon For this episode, I’ll be going over ground I’ve covered – extensively? – in two other … Continue reading

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September 2016 Viewing Diary

Kicks (2016; d. Justin Tipping) Absolutely loved it. There have been so many excellent first-time directors making features this year. My review for Rogerebert.com. Kiss Me Deadly (1955; d. Robert Aldrich) I love this bizarre paranoid insanely phantasmagorical … film … Continue reading

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