TV & Film

Like many of you other sad lost souls growing up, the warming glow of the TV was the collective foster parent raising us all. That is until our actual parents returned from a long day of “earning a living.” Considering this is the closest thing I’m going to get to critically reviewing my parents, I’m going to run with it.

– If you need something to binge-watch, I’ll be delving into entire seasons of older shows to tell you if they’re worth your time in the Late to the Party feature.

Almost, Maybe Falling for You tracks the many iterations of The Bachelor franchise in all their trashy, pop-culture glory.

‘The Great British Bake Off’ Tells ‘Top Chef’ to Please, Pack Its Knives and Learn – September 20, 2016
– why a gentler sort of reality TV is overcoming pedigreed drama

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: Designing the Perfect Bachelor in ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Ep 10-11 – September 10, 2016
– five simple steps to heartbreak on national TV

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: Hello Darkness My Old Friend in Ep8-9 of ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ – September 5, 2016
– disillusionment and despair in the Dead Bachelors Society

The Specter of Doubt in ‘The Night Of’ Ep8 Finale: ‘The Call of the Wild’ – August 29, 2016
– a mother’s doubt and Naz’s long and lonely walk

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: There’s Hope for Us All in Ep6-7 of ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ – August 28, 2016
– relationships crack and an underdog triumphs

Blood and Sport in ‘The Night Of’ Ep7: ‘An Ordinary Death’ – August 22, 2016
– The Night Of rebounds strongly from last week’s stumble with “An Ordinary Death.”

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: Why You Should Never Love Again in Ep4-5 of ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Recap – August, 17, 2016
– the condescension of being perfect and other wisdom from Paradise

‘The Night Of’ Ep6: The Eczema Did It in ‘Samson and Delilah’ – August 15, 2016
– Do you wear the blue shirt or the white? Choosing sides in ‘The Night Of’

Almost, Maybe Falling For You: ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Ep1-3: Are We Sure Jared’s Good? Is Daniel Still Evil? – August 11, 2016
– the curious cases of Jared and Daniel with The Lord of the Rings, pterodactyls, and misogyny

Star Trek Beyond and the Déjà Vu of Summer Blockbusters – August 9, 2016

Carrie Meets E.T. in Netflix Hit ‘Stranger Things’ – August 8, 2016

‘The Night Of’ Ep5: You Come at the Naz, You Best Not Miss in “The Season of the Witch” – August 8, 2016

Ep4: “The Art of War” and the Breaking Bad-ness of ‘The Night Of’ – August 4, 2016

Almost, Maybe Falling For You: ‘The Bachelorette’ – The Final Rose and the Enemy of Joy – August 4, 2016

Film Review: Two Rom-Coms: One Directed by Captain America, the Other Breaks My Hearts and Sews It Back Together in ‘Before We Go’ and ‘Night Owls’ – August 3, 2016

TV Review: ‘The Night Of’ – Ep 2 -3: “Subtle Beast” and “Dark Crate” and 1,001 Distractions – August 2, 2016

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: ‘The Bachelorette’ – Fantasy Suites, The Men Tell All,…and ‘Paradise!’ – July 29, 2016

Late to the Party: Should You Binge-Watch the First Season of Skins? – July 29, 2016

TV Review: ‘The Night Of’ Ep 1: Race, Post-9/11, and a Can of Worms in “The Beach” – July 25, 2016

Almost, Maybe Falling for You: Three Men and a Luke on ‘The Bachelorette’ – July 21, 2016