Monthly Archives: April 2013

Week 28 – Really Needing to Sort Out Priorities

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 2, Episode 20 (The Evil Queen) How did the Evil Queen really become the Evil Queen?  This is the episode where Queen Regina realises that she can’t get anyone to love her by force or … Continue reading

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Week 27 – Beginning of the End

REPUBLIC OF DOYLE – Two-Part Season Finale Season 4, Episodes 12 & 13 (Return of the Kingpin) (What Doesn’t Kill You) Well, not quite as perilous an ending as last year, but certainly much more interesting! This season of Republic … Continue reading

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Week 26 – Setting Up the Fireworks

MURDOCH MYSTERIES – Season Finale Season 6, Episode 13 (The Murdoch Trap) Definitely too early to break out the champagne, and if you’re Inspector Brackenreid, you even swear off whiskey until Dr. Ogden is proved innocent, surviving off of tea … Continue reading

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Week 25 – Chickens Coming Home to Roost

REPUBLIC OF DOYLE Season 4, Episode 10 (Gimme Shelter) Dream sequences are wonderful.  In the case of television and film, however, dream sequences are hard to pull off successfully.  Either it is extremely obvious to the audience that this is … Continue reading

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Week 24 – Crime is Not Funny, Except When It Is

REPUBLIC OF DOYLE Season 4, Episode 9 (Retribution) Last week, the episode felt gimmicky in that it departed from the standard crime procedural format to basically explore a day-in-the-life of Jake Doyle and company.  However, the same gimmick was cleverly … Continue reading

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