Altered Carbon is the kind of gritty, post-cyberpunk science fiction series I really enjoy. Unfortunately that means it's exactly the kind of series that rarely makes it to television. Thankfully, this is a Netflix original series. Maybe in the near future I’ll do a full review … [Read more...] about Altered Carbon: a gritty, post-cyberpunk Netflix series
Articles about Television
Television category contains blog posts about our favorite television series. Articles found here include current network series, syndicated classics, and streaming service originals.
I will probably never see another episode of Star Trek Discovery. That's rather unfortunate. After waiting years for a new Star Trek TV Series, I'll never know how Discovery develops beyond its pilot episode. Star Trek Discovery might be worth a watch, too bad its only available … [Read more...] about Does Star Trek Discovery justify CBS All Access
SyFy has renewed their space bounty hunter series "Killjoys" for two seasons, the second of which will also be the series' last. SyFy also axed another of their prime-time series. "Dark Matter" will not be returning for a fourth season. I remember when both of these series … [Read more...] about SyFy network renews Killjoys, cancels Dark Matter.
Daniel Kaluuya and Jessica Brown Findlay in Black Mirror: Fifteen Million Merits (2011). Black Mirror is a Netflix original anthology series. Each delightfully dark short story is an uneasy reflection of our relationship with modern technology. Many of the tales explore the … [Read more...] about Black Mirror: a Netflix original scifi anthology series.
Intruders is a BBC America mini series from the writer and executive producer of The X-Files that reveals the existence of a secretive cult, whose members seek immortality by taking over the bodies of others. The series originally aired late in the summer of 2014. I think it was … [Read more...] about Intruders: BBC America mini series worth a look
The Expanse has been renewed for a second season on SyFy. I was pretty excited to learn that SyFy Network ordered a second season of The Expanse, a series that, in its first season, served up a winning recipe of interplanetary intrigue with overtones of oppression and … [Read more...] about The Expanse gets a second season on SyFy
It’s sad when a good TV series comes to an end. Person of Interest had become one of my favorites and I was saddened to learn that it was ending, even though in retrospect it seemed obvious that the end was near. It was certainly a conceptually relevant series in the age of mass … [Read more...] about Person of Interest comes to an end
Are you looking for a new anime series to watch? If you haven't already, you should check out Knights of Sidonia (シドニアの騎士 "Shidonia no Kishi"). After I finished Arpeggio of Blue Steel (蒼き鋼のアルペジオ "Aoki Hagane no Arupejio") and Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne (輪廻のラグランジェ "Rinne no … [Read more...] about Knights of Sidonia: Netflix original anime series