Category Archives: TV

The “Duck Tales” Reboot: October 2017 – reviewed by George

I really enjoyed “Duck Tales” back from 1987 to 1990, so this week when I found out it had been rebooted last October (I don’t watch the Disney Channel so much anymore), I was delighted. The pilot episode (# 1!) … Continue reading

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Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes and Edward Hardwicke as John Watson in “The Return of Sherlock Holmes” (1988) – reviewed by George

Freddie Jones, Kika Markham, and Donald Churchill (as Inspector Baynes of the Surrey Constabulary, Miss Burnet, and Scott Eccles) in “Wisteria Lodge” What starts out looking like a domestic drama – husband kills wife’s lover – turns out to be a … Continue reading

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Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes and Edward Hardwicke as John Watson in “The Return of Sherlock Holmes” (1988) – reviewed by George

Denis Quilley and Damien Thomas as Dr. Leon Sterndale and Mortimer Tregennis in “The Devil’s Foot” Our heroes are at the sea for Sherlock’s health, but John sees evidence of cocaine. With difficulty he holds his tongue. Then the vicar, … Continue reading

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Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime “The Case of the Missing Lady” (1982) – reviewed by George

For Blunt’s Brilliant Detectives cases always seem to come along when they are unemployed. And they spend a few minutes acting pressed and super busy and then almost reluctantly take the case. Works every time. Here the anxious customer is … Continue reading

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Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes and Edward Hardwicke as John Watson in “The Sign of Four” (1987) – reviewed by George

This feature film for TV comes between the first seven episodes and the last four episodes of the series “The Return of Sherlock Holmes”. It is the sixth version of the story I have reviewed, preceded by five other Sherlocks … Continue reading

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Dancing with the Stars-Reviewed by Anita **

If you are wondering why I went from negative stars to 2 stars, I believe it is because it is over.  Last night’s final show was a bit better than I expected, but it was still bad.  I just do … Continue reading

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Dancing With The Stars current season-Reviewed by Anita 0.**

Has any one been watching Dancing with the Stars?  Sadly, I have.  The last competition is Monday night (05-21-18), and it has been a very long four weeks.  This season’s competitors have been athletes, and they have not been ballroom … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Nine (1966) – Reviewed by George

# 25: The King of Diamonds Affair In a tea shop in Soho a Cockney girl breaks a tooth on a piece of glass and raises a stink, as indeed she should. But a jeweler having lunch identifies the “glass” … Continue reading

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Warehouse 13 – “Pilot”: 7-7-2009 – reviewed by George

I loved this show, so when I got a chance to watch the Pilot again I jumped at it. Then I was amazed; I had never seen this before! Did I miss the original showing of the Pilot somehow? And … Continue reading

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Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime “The Unbreakable Alibi” (1982) – reviewed by George

Montgomery Jones (Tim Meats) is a pleasant but somewhat dim young man in love with a girl who is not in love with him. She is Una Drake (Anna Nygh) from Australia, now living in London and doing quite well … Continue reading

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