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Timeless (2016-17)

Season 1 At its heart, the first season of Timeless was an adventure serial wherein its characters explore a new era every week. Although there was an overarching conspiracy knitting all of the plots together, most of the episodes had … Continue reading

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Starting Off the Year with Mood Whiplash

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 10, Episodes 11 & 12 (The Devil Inside)(A Murdog Mystery)  The first episode back after the winter break was sufficiently creepy and mysterious to keep my attention, even if it heavily featured flashbacks from previous seasons. The … Continue reading

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Heroes Reborn (2015-16) – Great Ideas Poorly Executed in a Rush

Heroes Reborn had lots of good ideas and interesting storylines, but it was so rushed and convoluted that it felt like a bloody mess to the viewers. Small wonder that it remained a miniseries only! There is a fundamental problem … Continue reading

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Weeks V & VI & VII & VIII…& IX – November in a Nutshell

Part 2: CASTLE Season 7, Episode 5 (Meme Is Murder) The Internet is a place where fame is both fleeting and long-lasting. On one hand, one is only as popular as one’s ranking on Google searches, but on the other … Continue reading

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Divided Loyalty on a Sumptuous Romance

Gabaldon, Diana. (2014). Written in My Own Heart’s Blood. London : Orion Books. 864 pgs. [8th in the Outlander series] The latest installment of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander saga continues the story of Jamie and Claire, a Highlander and a time-travelling … Continue reading

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Week E – To Believe or Not to Believe

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 3, Episode 4 (Nasty Habits) This episode told a further chapter in the tale of Rumplestiltskin and features brilliant performances by the actors.  Rumpelstiltskin’s very human fears are demonstrated: can he change?  Will he be … Continue reading

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NEW YEAR’S EVE, 1899/1900

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season Finale Season 5, Episode 13 (Twentieth Century Murdoch) This might have very well been the last episode of Murdoch Mysteries, had the CBC not intervened and picked up the show for a sixth season.  When they were … Continue reading

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