Network Shows

Catholic review of NBC's Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist
NBC’s new musical dramedy “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” premiered a couple nights ago. I was pretty interested in this one after seeing the teaser… Continue reading
Catholic-perspective review of NBC comedy Perfect Harmony
I was disposed to like NBC’s new sitcom Perfect Harmony before I saw it, because I read this favorable piece on it… Continue Reading
catholic-perspective review of ABC crime drama Stumptown

I find that I’ve come to be pretty cynical when it comes to the quality of most new hour-long shows of the crime drama variety that air on the networks… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review of NBC drama The Village

NBC’s new ensemble drama “The Village” premiered at the end of March. And leading up to the premier, I saw the commercial for it countless times. I thought it looked like it might be… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on ABC comedy Bless This Mess

I had seen the commercial advertising ABC’s new city mouse/country mouse comedy “Bless This Mess” more times than I could count, by the time it finally premiered… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on NBC's thriller The Enemy Within

Most of my attempts to get into any new network hour-long shows that have a thriller or mystery type format do not end well… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on new ABC sitcom The Kids Are Alright

Ever since I first saw the trailer for the new ABC sitcom “The Kids Are Alright” about a big Catholic family of all boys, I’ve been dying to see it… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on ABC drama A Million Little Things

The description for the new ABC drama “A Million Little Things” is extremely vague. I kid you not, Hulu merely says something like… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on NBC's Kristen Bell Sitcom The Good Place

When NBC first premiered its comedy starring Kristen Bell as a girl who’s made it to the “Good Place” after death, I gave the pilot a shot and then quickly gave up… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine

I’ve been a pretty regular watcher of the (formerly) Fox detective sitcom “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” since the very beginning. I even got a bunch of my family members into the show after… Continue Reading

Catholic-perspective review on NBC's dramedy Good Girls

I thought from the get-go that the premise of NBC’s new mid-season dramedy “Good Girls” sounded worth checking out. Probably not something… Continue Reading

The new network TV season is upon us. I’ve been on the lookout for anything promising among the new series, and I think I’ve found one… Continue Reading

I never wanted to write this post. What I wanted was to finish watching season 3 of “Jane the Virgin” on Netflix and go out on the inevitable cliffhanger… Continue Reading

I had literally never heard of “Life in Pieces” when it came to Netflix a couple months ago. Apparently it premiered on CBS in 2015, but I guess I missed it. When I saw… Continue Reading

This TV season seemed to be the season of new time travel shows. I’m not averse to time travel stories in general, but come on, three?… Continue Reading

There’s actually a social media campaign going around right now to stop ABC’s “Last Man Standing” from being canceled. I completely understand the sentiment… Continue Reading

There seemed to be quite a bit of hype surrounding NBC’s new drama “This Is US” when it premiered this last fall, and honestly even still now after the season has ended. Part of that hype is probably because it stars Milo Ventimiglia… Continue Reading

When new the new show season was approaching last fall, I hopped onto the Google like any good screenwriter/TV aficionado would do, and I searched to see what new offerings were to be had… Continue Reading

Fox’s new drama series “Pitch” was on my radar when it came out this last fall, but I wasn’t terribly interested in watching it until I saw some good reviews by a Facebook friend of mine… Continue Reading

CW’s “Frequency” looked to me like it might be okay, when it first came out this last fall. But it didn’t excite me enough to jump on the premier bandwagon and wait to watch an episode faithfully every week… Continue Reading