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The Way We Watch TV Now

There are things I experienced in my youth that I never thought would go away. Books for one. I never thought people would ever be eager to be rid of their paper books, especially not to the point of bookshops closing down en masse. The post office. Who would have thought people would deliberately choose to go with private shipping companies...

The Wedding Ringer and Bromantic Misogyny

Jeremy Garelick’s R-rated comedy The Wedding Ringer was released on Friday to modest box office (about $24 million) and minimal critical acclaim (it scored an unenviable 33% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes). It’s a typical January release; potentially horrid, not entirely notable in quality or concept, and used by the studio not to...

HBO Releases Game of Thrones IMAX Teaser!

Winter is coming! Today HBO released a teaser trailer for their big IMAX debut! It’s the first time a TV show has been shown on IMAX and if you’re close to a theater, you’ll get to see the final two episodes of Season 4, “The Watchers on the Wall” and “The Children.” You’ll also get a new trailer for Season 5. You...

Star Wars Rebels Recap: Idiot’s Array

This week on Rebels we got another original trilogy treat as Billy Dee Williams guest starred on last night’s episode as Lando Calrissian, the role he originated in Empire Strikes Back. In Idiot’s Array we catch up with our crew as Zeb is gambling with Lando attempting to make some money off of him while Kanan can’t seem to find...

Gotham Recap and Review: Season 1, Episode 12, ‘What the Little Bird Told Him’

Legion contributor Christina Janke is recapping and reviewing Gotham for us this season. Follow her on Twitter @IntrotoGeek! Greetings, Gothamites! Your favorite show is back after a by-week — Fox decided to have an encore premiere of their new show, Empire. This week Gordon and friends race against the clock to catch Jack Gruber who...

The Originals Recap and Review: Season 2, Episode 10 ‘Gonna Set Your Flag On Fire’

The most beautiful and messed up group of individuals on TV are back! All of the supernatural flails! We open with a narration (and helpful recap) by Klaus describing his issues-filled family, while we see Elijah and Hayley eye f***ing the crap out of each other at the safe house and Mama Mikaelson trapped in the tomb figuring out whether she...