Category Archives: TV

Jonny Lee Miller is Sherlock Holmes in “Elementary”: Season 5, Episodes 4, 5, and 6, (2016) – reviewed by George

Episode 4: Henny Penny The Sky Is Falling The episode begins with a married couple returning to their apartment after it has been used as a vacay by a firm whose rep is trying to calm them down. The renters … Continue reading

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Commentary: Crime Dramas Today & Yesterday By Anita

MeTV has done it again and changed their line-up, staying true to form bringing back a blast from the past. They have added some really fun stuff: not only cartoons but some crime dramas that are the birth of today’s … Continue reading

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Jonny Lee Miller is Sherlock Holmes in “Elementary”: Season 5, Episodes 1, 2, and 3 (2016) – reviewed by George

Episode 1: Folie a Deux After a truly shocking start, Joan (Lucy Liu) and Sherlock (uninvolved so far) are catching the murderer of Yanis. “I didn’t want to kill Yanis. I loved him. He introduced me to my wife, for crying … Continue reading

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Winter in Vail (2020) – reviewed by George

As Hallmark shifts the major focus from Christmas movies to Winter movies, we move on as well, though I can’t guarantee more Winter movies than this one, which is a very good example and also a very good movie. Chelsea … Continue reading

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Miss Christmas (2017) – reviewed by George

All Chicago is in Radcliffe Square for the annual lighting of the Radcliffe Christmas tree. And when the switch is flipped the effect is really unexpected and magical. Every light on the tree is pink, and the combined light is … Continue reading

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My Christmas Dream (2016) – reviewed by George

Christine Masters (Danica McKellar) is dressing for work and taking extra time to coordinate her outfit because she is meeting the founder of the company she works for later today. That would be Victoria McDougal (Deirdre Hall). Her assistant Holly … Continue reading

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Christmas Getaway (2017) – reviewed by George

Hallmark is still showin’ ’em, so I’m still watchin’ ’em and reviewin’ ’em. This movie is just wonderful. Travel writer Emory (Bridget Regan) has a regular Christmas assignment: Exotic Christmas reporting from anywhere on the globe. But somehow this year … Continue reading

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Benedict Cumberbatch is Sherlock Holmes in “The Abominable Bride” (2016) – Reviewed by George

Coming between the 3rd and 4th seasons, this one-off TV movie is important and imposing because, while the regular program is set in modern-day London, here the cast is back in Victorian times. It is also unusual in that it … Continue reading

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A Beauty & the Beast Christmas (2019) – Addendum by George

Well. A friend read my review of this film (published 12-24-2019), and kindly invited me over to see it, since it had not yet been deleted. So I have some more information. My first thought was to add it to … Continue reading

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TV Quotes: The Graham Norton Show, 12-27-2019, taken from BBCA by George

On the Red Chair: Egard, an internal care doctor from Chelmsford, told about being a medical school student in South Africa, Namibia to be exact. Because of a shortage of doctors Egard and his fellow students got a chance to … Continue reading

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