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November 26

Mad Men: Tomorrowland  Rewatch   Season 4, Ep 13

(Season Finale) Opportunity arises for Don and Peggy.
posted by Sweetie Darling at 3:33 AM - 0 comments

November 25

Movie: Dead Poets Society

English teacher John Keating inspires his students to appreciate poetry and make the most of their lives. [more inside]
posted by joseph conrad is fully awesome at 9:18 PM - 3 comments

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills: Who Stalked J.R.?  Season 5, Ep 2

Kim and Brandi celebrate being BFFs by dressing up in disguise to spy on Brandi's ex-boyfriend, J.R. [more inside]
posted by potsmokinghippieoverlord at 6:12 PM - 2 comments

Twin Peaks: Miss   Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 21

The Major escapes Earle's clutches, possibly at the cost of his sanity. The final puzzle box is opened, revealing a key. Cooper and Andy manage to crack the secret of the cave painting. Ritual fertility dances are performed, and the queen is crowned. [more inside]
posted by Strange Interlude at 5:48 PM - 2 comments

Murder, She Wrote: Dead Heat  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 8

When a jockey falls ill at the last moment, Jessica's niece Tracey McGill gets to ride Anchors Ahoy in a featured race. Bookie Vince Shackman has already lost a bundle when a horse owned Jack Bowen won despite a less than stellar race history. Shackman warns him that if the same happens again with Anchors Away, he'll pay for the hard way. Moments after the horse wins, Bowen is found dead in the horse's stable. When Tracey is arrested for the murder, Jessica fears the police won't solve the case and takes crash courses in betting and running a stable while investigating everybody involved, including unethical betting by the track security chief...
posted by filthy light thief at 1:32 PM - 1 comment

Gotham: Lovecraft  Season 1, Ep 10

Alfred, Bullock, and Gordon search for Bruce and Selina in Gotham, who are on the run after a hit is placed on Selina for witnessing the Wayne murders.
posted by Small Dollar at 11:39 AM - 4 comments

The Wire: Time after Time  Season 3, Ep 1

"Don't matter how many times you get burnt, you just keep doin' the same." - Bodie [more inside]
posted by Librarypt at 9:56 AM - 5 comments

Movie: Captain Phillips

The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
posted by troika at 9:29 AM - 1 comment

Adventure Time: Everything's Jake  Season 6, Ep 18

The Magic Man makes Jake explore the world inside himself. [more inside]
posted by drezdn at 7:12 AM - 6 comments

Star Wars Rebels: Gathering Forces  Season 1, Ep 8

Rebels returns in media TIEs with the Ghost in hot pursuit by the Inquisitor and Imperial forces. A tracking device planted on the small detachable shuttle, Phantom, allows Kanan and Ezra to lead the following Imperials away from the rest of the crew and their valuable cargo, Peebo, a rodian with a head full of Imperial secrets. The Jedi and apprentice return to the abandoned Clone Wars era asteroid base with a hope to use the base's "natural" defenses against their pursuers. For the first time, Ezra learns about the Dark Side of the Force. [more inside]
posted by Atreides at 6:41 AM - 2 comments

November 24

Gilmore Girls: Rory's Dance  Rewatch   Season 1, Ep 9

Rory takes Dean to a dance at Chilton, while Emily keeps Lorelai company at home.
posted by ThePinkSuperhero at 8:21 PM - 4 comments

Movie: Splash

T.hanksgiving Movie Club An Oscar nominated, 80s take on The Little Mermaid with Daryl Hannah, Eugene Levy, John Candy, and a fresh-faced Tom Hanks with Ron Howard directing. Mermaid rescues boy. Mermaid falls in love with man.  [more inside]
posted by Ik ben afgesneden at 6:33 PM - 2 comments

The Newsroom: Main Justice  Season 3, Ep 3

The Newsroom team faces off with the FBI and DOJ, while AWM seeks to spin off ACN to prevent the hostile takeover. The EPA story set up in last week's episode ends unexpectedly. [more inside]
posted by axiom at 3:36 PM - 7 comments

Fringe: Olivia. In the Lab. With the Revolver.  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 16

A sick man approaches a lawyer, with a story about being a kid used in experimental trials. He's looking for other kids, to trace the origins of his illness. Olivia seeks advice from everyone's favorite bowling-lane proprietor, about the uneasiness she feels for keeping a secret. Walter, a skiing enthusiast, meets an admirer, and Peter expresses his enthusiasm for his job. Astrid reminds Walter that lab safety and food safety are paramount. And Olivia finally gets a Clue. [more inside]
posted by the man of twists and turns at 11:53 AM - 3 comments

Homeland: There's Something Else Going On  Season 4, Ep 9

"What the fuck? What the fucking fuck?"
posted by roolya_boolya at 11:03 AM - 5 comments

Breaking Bad: Full Measure  Rewatch   Season 3, Ep 13

With Jesse on the run and Mike in hot pursuit, Walt negotiates a bargain with Gus and concocts a disturbing plan to provide for his and Jesse's safety. [more inside]
posted by We had a deal, Kyle at 9:37 AM - 2 comments

Bob's Burgers: Dawn of the Peck  Season 5, Ep 4

While Bob is boycotting Thanksgiving, Linda and the kids spend the holiday at the First Annual Fischoeder Turk-tacular Turkey Town Festival. However, a wild bird attack leads to total mayhem.
posted by filthy light thief at 9:16 AM - 6 comments

Movie: Total Recall

CRFC5: In 1990's Total Recall, Paul Verhoeven crafts a twisting and turning action thriller about a man named Quaid who wants to take a trip to Mars. Instead he decides to try out a new service that will implant memories of fantastic vacations into the minds of its customers: Rekall Incorporated. However, things become more complicated as the procedure goes wrong, and Quaid is chased by a past that he doesn't quite remember. [more inside]
posted by codacorolla at 7:42 AM - 13 comments

Movie: Rosewater

The screenwriting and directing debut of Jon Stewart tells the story of a journalist held in captivity in Iran, on suspicion that he is a spy. [more inside]
posted by jbickers at 5:24 AM - 0 comments

November 23

Cowboy Bebop: Speak Like a Child  Rewatch   Season 1, Ep 18

Faye gets a mysterious package with a lot of forwarding addresses, and she leaves instead of dealing with whatever is inside. Jet and Spike end up dealing with its contents, which includes a treasure hunt on Earth. Ed shows off a surprising amount of knowledge for ancient technology. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief at 8:54 PM - 3 comments

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Magical Place  Season 1, Ep 11

36 hours have passed and a key member of the team is missing. So how will they get back together? [more inside]
posted by TrishaLynn at 8:01 PM - 2 comments

The Walking Dead: Crossed  Show Only   Season 5, Ep 8

Tara finds a yo-yo. [more inside]
posted by Sys Rq at 7:42 PM - 36 comments

The Good Wife: The Trial  Season 6, Ep 10

As Cary's case goes to trial, he considers a plea deal involving jail time; a joke gets Alicia in trouble as her campaign progresses.
posted by oh yeah! at 7:42 PM - 19 comments

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: USPIS  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 8

When Diaz's task force uncovers evidence of a postal service connection to Giggle Pig distribution, Peralta and Boyle must seek the aid of: JACK DANGER*, AGENT OF USPIS (guest star Ed Helms). Meanwhile, Santiago tries to quit smoking cold turkey, with advice from the rest of the Nine-Nine. *(pron. "donger") [more inside]
posted by Strange Interlude at 7:38 PM - 8 comments

Garo: Honoo no Kokuin: Full Monty  Season 1, Ep 8

Germán rescues a woman from some thugs, and ends up losing his clothes, money, and fighting a Horror, in addition to being pursued by guards. Ema informs Germán of León's defeat at the hands of the Black Knight. They discuss the possibility that León may not be worthy of the Garo armor. León runs into his naked father upon his return to town and throws a bag of money at Germán's face.
posted by needled at 4:39 PM - 2 comments

Movie: The 'Burbs

An overstressed suburbanite and his paramilitaric neighbor struggle to prove their paranoid theory that the new family in town is a front for a cannibalistic cult.
posted by troika at 2:26 PM - 6 comments

Gugure! Kokkuri-san: Kokkuri-san's Steamy Secret Hot Spring Tour!  Season 1, Ep 8

Shigaraki wins tickets for a trip to the hot springs, and so Kokkuri and the gang takes a hot springs vacation. Kokkuri uses the trip to find a way to revert the curse received in the previous episode. [more inside]
posted by ardgedee at 2:26 PM - 6 comments

Saturday Night Live: Cameron Diaz/Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars  Season 40, Ep 7

Cameron Diaz returns to host SNL for a fourth time.
posted by Small Dollar at 11:23 AM - 8 comments

Mad Men: Blowing Smoke  Rewatch   Season 4, Ep 12

In the midst of a crisis, Don runs into an old friend.
posted by tracicle at 7:06 AM - 3 comments

November 22

Constantine: Danse Vaudou  Season 1, Ep 5

John teams up with Papa Midnite in New Orleans to exorcise some ghosts.
posted by Small Dollar at 6:41 PM - 7 comments

Murder, She Wrote: A Lady in the Lake  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 7

Harry Pierce convinces Jessica to stay at the inn at Cabot Cove's Stone Lake, once visited by Edgar Allan Poe. While birdwatching with Burton Hollis, she sees from the shore how millionaire Howard Crane's wife Carolyn drowns, apparently pushed out of the fishing row boat. Her theory that it was a staged fraudulent death is dismissed when Carolyn's body is found, but it was located too far out to have just floated there. Instead of sheriff Amos Tupper's 'open and shut case' she finds relevant links between several other inn guests.
posted by filthy light thief at 3:57 PM - 0 comments

Elementary: Bella  Season 3, Ep 4

When a potentially groundbreaking artificial intelligence software program is copied from its safe room, Sherlock agrees to take on the case, but enlists Joan's assistance in solving it when he becomes more interested in disproving the computer's abilities than finding the thief. Meanwhile, Joan confronts Sherlock about his motives after she learns he has been in direct contact with her boyfriend, Andrew, without her knowledge. “I don’t understand the question. Can I have more information?”
posted by filthy light thief at 3:44 PM - 9 comments

Star Trek: Arena  Rewatch   Season 1, Ep 19

For bringing hostility into their solar system, a superior alien race pits Captain Kirk in single combat against the murderous reptilian captain of an alien ship he was pursuing. [more inside]
posted by Benway at 9:00 AM - 4 comments

The Amazing Race: Hot Sexy Knights  Season 25, Ep 8

Six teams travel to Malta on their race around the world. [more inside]
posted by julen at 7:20 AM - 7 comments

Project Runway All Stars: Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve  Season 4, Ep 4

Emotions run high as Nina Garcia returns to judge colorful party dresses inspired by the designers' personal relationships. [more inside]
posted by TWinbrook8 at 6:27 AM - 12 comments

November 21

Breaking Bad: Half Measures  Rewatch   Season 3, Ep 12

Against Walt's advice, Jesse lashes out. Fearing for Jesse's safety, Walt takes drastic action to intervene. A tragic event leads to a shocking confrontation. [more inside]
posted by We had a deal, Kyle at 9:08 PM - 5 comments

The Walking Dead: Tell It to the Frogs  Rewatch   Season 1, Ep 3

Rick arrives at the camp in Atlanta. [more inside]
posted by escape from the potato planet at 9:03 PM - 10 comments

Grimm: Cry Luison  Season 4, Ep 5

A woman claims a persistent talking wolf drove her to madness; Juliette and Nick weigh the potential costs of getting back his powers; threats against Monroe and Rosalee's marriage intensify.
posted by oh yeah! at 7:56 PM - 10 comments

Regular Show: The Real Thomas  Season 6, Ep 8

Thomas the Intern reveals his true allegiance.
posted by Small Dollar at 12:41 PM - 1 comment

Steven Universe: Watermelon Steven  Season 1, Ep 34

Steven grows a patch of Steven-shaped watermelons.
posted by Small Dollar at 12:40 PM - 2 comments

Scandal: Where The Sun Don't Shine  Season 4, Ep 10

Scandal ties, or unties, a whole bunch of loose ends in it's midseason finale. Poppa Pope is on the warpath, Elizabeth North and her allies launch an all-out media attack on Cyrus Beane, the President tries to deal with West Angola. Huck has some family issues, and Quinn finally tells Olivia what's been happening with their crossed tails.
posted by the man of twists and turns at 9:11 AM - 12 comments

The Legend of Korra: Remembrances  Season 4, Ep 8

In a series of flashbacks, narrated by Mako, Korra and Varrick, moments from the past seasons are resurrected. Mako describes his romantic past to Wu, his grandmother and cousin, while Korra reflects to Asami on whether an Avatar is really needed in the modern world by recounting her past enemies. On a small boat slowly making its way north, Varrick entertains the refugees from Kuvira's reeducation camp with his idea for the best movie ever, based on events in Bolin's and his life, mixed with events from the previous seasons. [more inside]
posted by Atreides at 6:27 AM - 15 comments

Movie: V/H/S: Viral

A wraparound story about a mysterious ice cream truck rampaging through Los Angeles ties together three found-footage horror shorts by various writers/directors. [more inside]
posted by doctornecessiter at 5:50 AM - 10 comments

Movie: The Ninth Gate

THE SPIRIT OF 99 VIEWING CLUB - Alternately hired and haunted by Satan-worshiping bibliophiles, ethically-challenged rare book appraiser Dean Corso (Johnny Depp) jaunts around Europe hoping to unravel the mystery surrounding the rarest, most Satanest book ever, The Nine Gates to the Kingdom of Shadows. [more inside]
posted by carsonb at 1:05 AM - 23 comments

November 20

How to Get Away with Murder: Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me  Season 1, Ep 9

Micheala‎ signs the pre-nup because there are worse things in life and the protection of a monied family isn't to be taken lightly in times of crisis. [more inside]
posted by Ik ben afgesneden at 8:01 PM - 7 comments

Movie: Don Jon

"There's only a few things I really care about in life: My body, my pad, my ride, my family, my church, my boys, my girls, my porn." [more inside]
posted by latkes at 6:14 PM - 11 comments

Twin Peaks: The Path to the Black Lodge  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 20

Windom Earle takes his chess game "off the board", as he kidnaps Maj. Briggs to learn the secrets of the Black Lodge. Audrey follows her heart, but not all the way to Brazil. Cooper and Annie's burgeoning relationship spells certain doom. Something evil breaks through into the woods. [more inside]
posted by Strange Interlude at 5:18 PM - 2 comments

Scandal: The Last Supper  Season 4, Ep 9

Fitz and Jake continue to fight over Olivia, but Olivia needs them to focus on the real prize, taking down command. Meanwhile, Huck longs to connect with his family and Quinn continues tracking Kubiak. Back at the White House, Cyrus exploits finally catch up to him, but Elizabeth North's plan is much bigger than anyone ever expected.
posted by the man of twists and turns at 5:07 PM - 1 comment

Fringe: Peter  Season 2, Ep 15

Walter is telling Olivia a story: It's 1985, and Dr. Walter Bishop, addressing a group of Army generals, shows them the docking station of the Empire State Building. He introduces us to the other side, and has even given his doppelganger a name: Walternate. They are researching a cure for Peter, who is dying from a congenital disorder. [more inside]
posted by the man of twists and turns at 3:12 PM - 8 comments

Hannibal: Savoureux  Rewatch   Season 1, Ep 13

Savoureux is like a dessert, only not sweet. Tart, like cheese. Or bitter. Or horrifying and deadly, like that Sicilian cheese that's illegal and contains jumping maggots that eat you alive from the inside if you're foolish enough to consume it, and I have no idea why anybody would be. I bet Hannibal would eat it, but actually he'd be pretending in order to gull you into eating it so he could revel in the duping delight.
posted by tel3path at 2:58 PM - 11 comments

Gilmore Girls: Love & War & Snow  Season 1, Ep 8

Snow strands Rory at her grandparents’ home, while Lorelai spends the day with Max. Meanwhile, Lane misses Rory and comes to visit.
posted by slenderloris at 1:46 PM - 4 comments

The 100: Human Trials  Season 2, Ep 5

While Kane leads a mission to make peace with the Grounders, Jasper agrees to participate in a risky experiment, and Finn's search for Clarke takes a violent turn.
posted by vibratory manner of working at 9:06 AM - 3 comments

The Mindy Project: Diary Of A Mad Indian Woman  Season 3, Ep 8

Mindy is forced to act as a mentor to the residents at the hospital, and Danny gets himself into trouble when he finds, and can't help but read, Mindy's diary.
posted by filthy light thief at 8:15 AM - 1 comment

The Flash: The Flash is Born  Season 1, Ep 6

Sometimes high school bullies remain bullies! Apparently you can box in your suit pants and shoes! Iris remains the weakest link! And my Professor Zoom theory is totally scuppered. [more inside]
posted by Kitteh at 6:52 AM - 41 comments

Arrow: Draw Back Your Bow  Season 3, Ep 7

Felicity rediscovers the charms of the Salmon Run. Starling City gets a fresh shipment of tight slinky dresses. Oliver has another disasterous date. [more inside]
posted by His thoughts were red thoughts at 12:02 AM - 14 comments

November 19

American Horror Story: Test of Strength  Season 4, Ep 7

The women of the Freak Show rally against Dell after his latest act of violence. A strange encounter with Dandy raises Jimmy's suspicion about the clown murders. [more inside]
posted by potsmokinghippieoverlord at 8:22 PM - 18 comments

Murder, She Wrote: Reflections of the Mind  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 6

Everybody thinks that Francesca Lodge, one of Jessica Fletcher's old friends, is going insane after she begins having hallucinations of the ghost of her late husband Ross, but Jessica does not believe it. When Francesca is accused of murdering her second husband, Scott, Jessica has to identify the real killer. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief at 5:37 PM - 0 comments

Star Wars Rebels: Empire Day  Season 1, Ep 7

It's Empire Day across the galaxy in celebration of the founding of the of the Galactic Empire, but the day also holds a special significance for Ezra Bridger. The crew of the Ghost have their own plans on celebrating Empire Day, while Imperial forces conduct extensive searches for a certain Rodian who shares a past with Ezra and possesses knowledge of the Empire's future plans that may be invaluable for the rebels.
posted by Atreides at 3:46 PM - 2 comments

Marry Me: Thank Me  Season 1, Ep 5

Annie decides to host Thanksgiving at her place for the first time. Gil discovers he has a sophisticated palate for cheese.
posted by Small Dollar at 10:31 AM - 2 comments

Person of Interest: Point of Origin  Season 4, Ep 8

Reese takes temporary assignment as a tactical instructor at the police academy to keep eyes on the NOTW. Samaritan agent Martine uses a blurred security camera picture and human intelligence to start pulling threads on the whereabouts of a Team Machine member. [more inside]
posted by nubs at 9:12 AM - 6 comments