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May 4

Farscape: Kansas  Rewatch   Season 4, Episode 12

Crichton and his friends find themselves on Earth in late October 1985. Unfortunately, Crichton discovers that in this alternate timeline, his father Jack is set to command the space shuttle Challenger on its final mission, which ended in the deaths of all seven crew members.[via]
posted by cshenk at 12:29 AM - 0 comments

May 3

Person of Interest: B.S.O.D.  Season 5, Episode 1

Reese and Finch rush to resuscitate what is left of the Machine's source code; Root fights for her life after being targeted by Samaritan. Meanwhile, Fusco is forced to deal with the aftermath of the events that victimized Elias and Dominic. [more inside]
posted by raysmj at 8:39 PM - 4 comments

The Flash: Rupture  Season 2, Episode 20

Back on Earth-1, Zoom is intent on taking over Central City; Barry and Wells devise a dangerous plan to stop Zoom for good; Barry reaches out to both fathers for advice.
posted by DirtyOldTown at 7:03 PM - 7 comments

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Failed Experiments  Season 3, Episode 19

Coulson and his team race to combat Hive’s control over the Inhumans, as their enemy’s deadly plan for the human race is revealed. [more inside]
posted by Brandon Blatcher at 7:02 PM - 11 comments

Movie: Charade

Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust? [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 6:04 PM - 7 comments

RuPaul's Drag Race: The Realness  Season 8, Episode 9

There is a video shoot. There is comic mugging, fashion, posing, and dance. There is a surprise appearance by a former winner (whose own comedy special is airing next week instead of a clip show). There are tears, and a four-way lip synch. There are three finalists.
posted by psoas at 3:29 PM - 11 comments

Houdini and Doyle: The Maggie's Redress  Season 1, Episode 1

American Harry Houdini is in England, where he and Arthur Conan Doyle team up with the first lady on the local police force, Constable Stratton Adelaide. In their first adventure together, they investigate the murder of a nun from one of the notorious Magdalene Laundries. A witness claims that the murderer was a young woman tormented by the nun - but she's been dead for 6 months.
posted by filthy light thief at 2:34 PM - 6 comments

Dance Academy: Real Men Don't Dance  Season 1, Episode 5

Yes they do.
posted by tel3path at 2:09 PM - 0 comments

Podcast: Alice Isn't Dead: Part 1, Chapter 5: Signs & Wonders

The billboards have something to tell us. [more inside]
posted by jazon at 11:58 AM - 1 comment

Supernatural: Hell's Angel  Season 11, Episode 18

Crowley secures The Horn of Joshua as the next Hand of God to kill Amara. He calls the Winchesters in to discuss terms. [more inside]
posted by sammyo at 10:59 AM - 5 comments

SGU Stargate Universe: Darkness  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 4

Destiny suffers a power crisis, putting the lives of the stranded crew in jeopardy when even the emergency reserves run dry. Colonel Young orders everyone to limit their power consumption and Dr. Rush pushes himself to his breaking point. Meanwhile Eli begins recording individual messages from the crew in case they don’t survive. [more inside]
posted by zarq at 7:31 AM - 0 comments

Gotham: Azrael  Season 2, Episode 19

Professor Strange is questioned by Gordon and Bruce, then sends a resurrected [redacted] to confront Gordon; Nygma tries to learn more about Strange.
posted by DirtyOldTown at 6:46 AM - 2 comments

Blakes 7: Star Fall  Season 1, Episode 2

Blake, Jenna and Vila (and some other potential members of the eponymous Seven, who may or may not make it to the end of the episode) take an all expenses paid cruise to the mysterious planet, Cygnus Alpha... and you won't believe what happens next... [more inside]
posted by Mezentian at 1:06 AM - 5 comments

May 2

Movie: Mask

A teenager with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempt to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.
posted by museum of fire ants at 9:01 PM - 0 comments

Gotham: Pinewood  Season 2, Episode 18

Barbara tries to reconnect with Jim. Bruce and Alfred follow a lead about what might have gotten his father killed.
posted by DirtyOldTown at 8:17 PM - 2 comments

Elementary: The Invisible Hand  Season 4, Episode 23

Holmes and Watson discover a shocking connection to themselves when they identify the perpetrator behind an attempt made on Morland's life.
posted by oh yeah! at 6:18 PM - 2 comments

Movie: High and Low

An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 6:17 PM - 4 comments

Podcast: My Brother, My Brother And Me: MBMBaM 301: The Pirate King

Here it is, our first episode of MBMBaM Vol. 2. What's different in this bold new chapter of our podcast? Viiirrtuuaallllyyyyy noooothiiiiiing. Suggested talking points: Twitter Defense Force, Frutopia Curse, Dunk Etiquette, Dog Park Visitor, Buried Treasures, Yahoo Apologies
posted by drezdn at 4:59 PM - 0 comments

Supernatural: The Chitters  Season 11, Episode 19

Sam and Dean are visiting a small town in Colorado where people are mysteriously disappearing every 27 years. [more inside]
posted by numaner at 3:54 PM - 2 comments

Movie: The Invitation

While attending a dinner party at his former home, a man thinks his ex-wife and her new husband have sinister intentions for their guests.
posted by tel3path at 2:39 PM - 7 comments

Dance Academy: Minefield  First Watch   Season 1, Episode 4

The boy-girl pairs are assigned confidence tests to prepare them for pas de deux.
posted by tel3path at 2:36 PM - 2 comments

Veep: Nev-AD-a  Season 5, Episode 2

The recount in Nevada continues apace. In DC, Selina makes a new friend of the horizontal variety, finds a new operative of the old and racist variety, and regains an ally of the Tom James variety. [more inside]
posted by Etrigan at 10:07 AM - 7 comments

Podcast: Welcome to Night Vale: Episode 87 - The Trial of Hiram McDaniels

It's the trial of the century. [more inside]
posted by jazon at 9:38 AM - 11 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Walks Into a Bar!  Season 2, Episode 7

Jacqueline throws a gala the same night that her frenemy, Deirdre Robespierre (Anna Camp), throws a party. Kimmy has a brief relationship with an Army vet (Samuel Page) she met in a bar where she used the bathroom.
posted by Cash4Lead at 8:57 AM - 8 comments

Silicon Valley: Two In The Box  Season 3, Episode 2

Richard explores the flexibility in his new role as CTO at Pied Piper under CEO Jack Barker, while Jared and Erlich wrestle with landlord issues. Meanwhile, Gilfoyle and Dinesh discover all the perks of the new Pied Piper space. [more inside]
posted by joan cusack the second at 8:46 AM - 34 comments

Movie: Bullitt

An all guts, no glory San Francisco cop becomes determined to find the underworld kingpin that killed the witness in his protection. [more inside]
posted by valkane at 4:48 AM - 8 comments

May 1

The 100: Join or Die  Season 3, Episode 13

Clarke and the other kids look for Luna, while Kane finds that the situation in Polis is not at all what he expected. In a flashback, we see Pike teaching the 100 prisoners survival skills on the Ark before they are sent to the ground. [more inside]
posted by suelac at 9:46 PM - 10 comments

The Good Wife: Verdict  Season 7, Episode 21

Lockhart/Florrick gets some accidental wall smashings and are forced to move. But mostly this is about Peter going on trial, yet again. [more inside]
posted by jenfullmoon at 8:58 PM - 10 comments

Penny Dreadful: The Day Tennyson Died  Season 3, Episode 1

Ethan, now a prisoner under the watchful eye of Scotland Yard Inspector Rusk, is on a train speeding through the desert of the American West. Meanwhile, halfway around the world in Zanzibar, Sir Malcolm is confronted by a mysterious Native American man. Back in London, Dr. Frankenstein seeks out his old friend Dr. Jekyll. Ferdinand Lyle refers a shattered and despondent Vanessa to the alienist, Dr. Seward. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! at 8:43 PM - 10 comments

Game of Thrones: Home  Books Included   Season 6, Episode 2

In Meereen, Tyrion hatches a new plan. In Braavos, Arya gets beat up (again). At Winterfell, Ramsay deals with Sansa and Theon's escape. In King's Landing, the Lannisters mourn Myrcella. At the Wall, the standoff between Davos and Thorne reaches a critical point. Beyond the Wall, Bran is still hanging out with the tree people. On the Iron Islands (remember them?), Balon and Yara argue about what to do now that the War of the Five Kings is over.
posted by Ragini at 8:04 PM - 288 comments

Movie: You Kill Me

While drying out on the West Coast, an alcoholic hit man (Ben Kingsley) befriends a tart-tongued woman (Téa Leoni) who might just come in handy when it's time for him to return to Buffalo and settle some old scores. [more inside]
posted by ubiquity at 7:39 PM - 1 comment

Fear the Walking Dead: Blood in the Sand  Season 2, Episode 4

The group lets a family in distress board the Abigail; Strand's past begins to come to light; Nick looks for an associate of Strand's.
posted by tobascodagama at 7:29 PM - 7 comments

Game of Thrones: Home  Show Only   Season 6, Episode 2

Bran trains with the Three-Eyed Raven. Jaime advises Tommen. Tyrion demands good news but has to make his own. The Night's Watch stands behind Thorne. Ramsay Bolton proposes a plan. Balon Greyjoy entertains other proposals. [more inside]
posted by Brandon Blatcher at 6:57 PM - 201 comments

Movie: Psycho

A Phoenix secretary steals $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 5:43 PM - 5 comments

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: The Ascent  Rewatch   Season 5, Episode 9

If Quark and Odo are to survive, they'll have to depend on each other as they climb... into thin air. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack at 2:09 PM - 5 comments

Movie: High-Rise

Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control. [more inside]
posted by ellieBOA at 10:28 AM - 8 comments

Dance Academy: Behind Barres  First Watch   Season 1, Episode 3

Christian has to go to either ballet school or jail. It's six of one and half a dozen of the other.
posted by tel3path at 9:12 AM - 2 comments

Outlander: La Dame Blanche  Books Included   Season 2, Episode 4

Claire and Jamie throw a dinner party to turn investors away from Prince Charles' war effort; Jamie is shocked after Claire reveals that Jack Randall is alive. [more inside]
posted by tracicle at 2:20 AM - 10 comments

April 30

Movie: Captain America: Civil War

Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes rift! There's a 100% chance of punching! Stuff blows up! Cameos galore! The Black Panther gets into the fight, as does the man only known as "Underoos" and all your favourites, but when it comes down to it: when Captain America throws his mighty shield, at Iron Man (all jets ablaze, while fighting and smiting with repulsor rays) will the cool exec with a heart of steel yield? [more inside]
posted by Mezentian at 11:16 PM - 29 comments

Empire: Death Will Have His Day  Season 2, Episode 11

Hakeem gets the throne, the bone, the strut, and the suit. Cookie gets the job she always wanted. Jamal gets some tedious arguments about his sexuality. Lucious gets a gun. Andre and Rhonda get nothing but blood and pain. Anika gets to gloat. [more inside]
posted by jenfullmoon at 8:56 PM - 0 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Drives a Car!  Season 2, Episode 6

Titus tries airbnb so he can buy capes from the medical supply store. Jacqueline needs dental work. Lillian worries about gentrification. [more inside]
posted by lunasol at 1:01 PM - 9 comments

Movie: Cross of Iron

A squad of German soldiers fighting on the Eastern Front during WWII led by a battle-hardened sergeant fight to survive Soviet attacks and dogmatic commanders in a chaotic and lethal environment in this sympathetic portrayal of another side of the war not commonly portrayed in Hollywood film. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 11:01 AM - 4 comments

The Night Manager: Episode 2  Season 1, Episode 2

Burr makes her pitch to Pine. Pine leaves the hotel under unfortunate circumstances. A holiday excursion for Roper and his friends almost ends in disaster. [more inside]
posted by ubiquity at 8:39 AM - 6 comments

The Amazing Race: Monkey Dance!  Season 28, Episode 10

There are 5 vaguely famous Social Media people racing in Indonesia on a race around the world. [more inside]
posted by julen at 6:35 AM - 4 comments

Dance Academy: Week Zero  First Watch   Season 1, Episode 2

What it says on the tin. It's 0th week and the new intake of students move into the dorm.
posted by tel3path at 5:36 AM - 6 comments

Grimm: The Taming of the Wu  Season 5, Episode 19

Wu gets entangled in a surprising altercation while suffering from a bite he sustained; Adalind faces a decision that could impact her and Nick's lives forever; Hank and Zuri's relationship begins to evolve. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! at 5:30 AM - 10 comments

April 29

Farscape: Unrealized Reality  Rewatch   Season 4, Episode 11

While Crichton is out exploring a wormhole in an EV suit, he's pulled inside. There he finds himself face to face with a mysterious being who warns Crichton of the dangers of wormhole navigation and determines that Crichton may have to die because of what he knows.[via]
posted by cshenk at 10:00 PM - 2 comments

Join or Die with Craig Ferguson: History's Most Plausible Conspiracy Theory  Season 1, Episode 12

In a show dedicated to conspiracy theories, Craig starts off with one of his own, but it fails to get any traction. Far more plausible, The Illuminati, hollow earth, fake moon landing, Area 51, Fort Knox true contents and who killed JFK. OR ARE THEY? To help Craig with that, astronaut Mike Massimino, comedian Kurt Braunohler and director (as well as James Franco and Seth Rogen's father) Judd Apatow.
posted by lmfsilva at 2:57 PM - 0 comments

Movie: The Omen

Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the anti-christ? The devil's own son? Full movie here on YouTube. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 10:31 AM - 10 comments

Podcast: StartUp Podcast: Pirate Needs Pirate (Season 3, Episode 3)

A look inside a small, grassroots, international smuggling operation.
posted by Tevin at 9:31 AM - 8 comments

Archer: Bel Panto: Part I  Season 7, Episode 5

A fundraiser goes awry due to party crashers.
posted by Pendragon at 9:15 AM - 9 comments

Orphan Black: The Stigmata of Progress  Season 4, Episode 3

As Sarah reels from the shocking discovery of Neolution's biotech, she's desperate to find answers.
posted by Pendragon at 9:11 AM - 17 comments

Project Runway All Stars: The Prince of Prints  Season 5, Episode 12

Four surprise guests return to advise the All Stars as they create print-on-print looks for Nina Garcia. A shock challenge on the runway has two designers battling to make the finale. [more inside]
posted by TWinbrook8 at 8:28 AM - 12 comments

Legends of Tomorrow: Leviathan  Season 1, Episode 13

Rip takes the team to London in the year 2166, three months before his family is killed, as a final opportunity to take out Savage.
posted by oh yeah! at 5:42 AM - 19 comments

Movie: Drive

A mysterious Hollywood stuntman and mechanic moonlights as a getaway driver and finds himself trouble when he helps out his neighbor. [more inside]
posted by valkane at 2:44 AM - 12 comments

April 28

Fringe: The Recordist  Season 5, Episode 3

Unforeseen events lead the rogue Fringe team to a forest that is home to people devoted to recording human history.
posted by the man of twists and turns at 10:08 PM - 0 comments

Movie: The Passenger

A frustrated war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to cover, takes the risky path of co-opting the I.D. of a dead arms dealer acquaintance. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 6:05 PM - 1 comment

Dance Academy: Learning to Fly  First Watch   Season 1, Episode 1

Tara, the audience avatar, joins Australia's top ballet academy. [more inside]
posted by tel3path at 2:15 PM - 5 comments

The Night Manager: Episode #1.1  Season 1, Episode 1

Ex-soldier Jonathan Pine, the night manager at the Nefertiti hotel in Cairo, is approached by Sophie Alekan, a guest who is the kept woman of businessman Freddie Hamid, and who asks him to copy some documents for her.
posted by kanewai at 12:19 PM - 7 comments

Movie: Maigret Sets a Trap

What it says on the tin. [more inside]
posted by ubiquity at 6:10 AM - 1 comment