Z Nation: A New Mission: Keep Moving Season 4, Ep 4
Warren continues East. [more inside]
Z Nation: The Vanishing Season 4, Ep 3
The Murphy is back. [more inside]
Z Nation: Escape from Zona Season 4, Ep 2
Something may be rotten in the state of Zona. [more inside]
Z Nation: Warren's Dream Season 4, Ep 1
Z Nation is back, and as weird as ever. [more inside]
A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a special young girl named Melanie. Sure, it might seem like just another zombie movie, but this time with kids, instead it delves into complex issues like race, privilege, culture, immigration and especially biology. Also, Glenn Close, and an amazing first performance by Sennia Nanua, as the gifted girl. [more inside]
iZombie: Looking for Mr. Goodbrain, Part 2 Season 3, Ep 13
Liv uncovers the shocking truth about the virus and the far-reaching consequences of the vaccine. Majors exams his future as a human. Blaine makes a business proposal. [more inside]
iZombie: Looking for Mr. Goodbrain, Part 1 Season 3, Ep 12
When Liv consumes the brains of someone from Ravi's past, she begins having some very intimate visions of him; Major faces a huge decision. [more inside]
Doctor Who: Oxygen Season 10, Ep 5
"Space... the final frontier. Final because it wants to kill us. Sometimes we forget that, start taking it all for granted — the suits, the ships, the little bubbles of safety — as they protect us from the void. But the void is always waiting." - The Doctor [more inside]
iZombie: Eat, Pray, Live Season 3, Ep 3
A lifestyle guru is murdered. Liv eats his brain but has no visions. Major has trouble getting up to speed at his new job and doesn't feel well. A now unfrozen Angus visits Blaine and sets up a new business with Don E. Ravi's attempts to get back with Peyton go from bad to worse. Far, far worse.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: ZOMBIE NIGHTMARE Season 6, Ep 4
"Her Power Goes Beyond Life.... His Rage Survives Even Death!" A voodoo priestess revives a zombie. Okay forget that. A guy is knifed by thugs. Now forget that too. Years later, his way-too-beefy son thwarts robbers of a convenience store. It's when he exits the store that the movie really begins, as he's hit by a car driven by unruly teens. He's dead! But thanks to Ms. Voodoo, he can live again as a zombie and track down his killers, while three ineffectual policemen trace him, one of them sounding like Jim Baccus with a slow leak, and another being Actual Adam West. Oh, and Motorhead's "Ace of Spaces" is in there. The multiple prologues confused the heck out of me. Servo's Adam West impression sounds more like Shatner to me. YouTube (1h33m) Promo. Premiered November 24, 1994 (Thanksgiving Day). [more inside]
iZombie: Eternal Sunshine of the Caffeinated Mind Season 2, Ep 14
When an incredibly optimistic coffee-shop owner is murdered, Liv uses her sunny outlook to help Clive solve the murder. Meanwhile, things begin to go from bad to worse for Blaine, and Drake is forced to cancel plans with Liv due to a run in with Seattle's finest.
iZombie: The Whopper Season 2, Ep 13
Liv and Detective Babineaux investigate the murder of Corey “Big Fish” Carp. [more inside]
iZombie: Physician, Heal Thy Selfie Season 2, Ep 12
Detective Babineaux and Liv are investigating a triple homicide, and Liv is shocked to learn that the victims’ bodies are missing their heads. A very hungry Liv is forced to consume the brain of an unfortunate social media hungry soul who was recently run over by a bus. Meanwhile, Peyton leans on Ravi for support, and things get interesting when Blaine’s worlds start to collide.
iZombie: Fifty Shades of Grey Matter Season 2, Ep 11
Things become interesting for Liv when she and Clive investigate the murder of a young librarian, who was also secretly an erotic fiction writer. Meanwhile, things heat up between Blaine and someone quite unexpected. Lastly, Major is hit with an unforeseen snag in his plan.
iZombie: Method Head Season 2, Ep 10
Liv gets in touch with her inner actor when she finds herself pretending to be a TV zombie investigating the murder of a genre star in a zombie TV show to track down the killer.
iZombie: Cape Town Season 2, Ep 9
A Seattle wannabe-superhero ends up dead after interfering with a mugging in progress, and Liv's brain switches from jealous to justice. [more inside]
iZombie: The Hurt Stalker Season 2, Ep 8
Detective Babineaux arrives at the crime scene of a wedding planner who was shot to death, and is shocked to realize that he used to date the victim. [more inside]
iZombie: Abra Cadaver Season 2, Ep 7
Liv consumes the brains of a death-obsessed illusionist who was murdered in cold blood during a magicians’ convention in Seattle.
iZombie: Max Wager Season 2, Ep 6
While investigating the murder of a gambler, Liv unwittingly crosses paths with the most dangerous man in Seattle. Babineaux has a super-fan moment when he and Liv question NBA Hall of Famer Calvin Owens. Meanwhile, Blaine's father makes a huge discovery and Ravi delivers some bad news. Major enjoys breakfast.
iZombie: Love & Basketball Season 2, Ep 5
Liv, Detective Babineaux and Ravi investigate the mysterious death of a peewee basketball coach. Liv, consumed with overzealous coach brains, gives Major a much needed pep talk. Meanwhile, things get a little crazy when Blaine and Ravi are forced to work together to recreate the cure. Lastly, Detective Babineaux receives a surprise visit from Suzuki’s widow Helen.
Adventure Time: Cherry Cream Soda Season 7, Ep 3
Cherry Cream Soda struggles to put her life back together after Root Beer Guy's death.
iZombie: Even Cowgirls Get the Black & Blues Season 2, Ep 4
While investigating a case, Liv eats the brains of a country-singing waitress. Detective Babineaux meets a female FBI agent who will be working out of their offices. Blaine tries to entice a former business associate to come back to the dark side. Meanwhile, Peyton’s return is messing up Ravi’s game, and Major continues his downward spiral.
iZombie: Real Dead Housewife of Seattle Season 2, Ep 3
Liv eats the brains of a recently murdered trophy wife who was pushed to her death from the balcony of her stunning architectural home in the hills by a hired hit man. A Pinot Grigio-sipping, suddenly fashion obsessed Liv and Detective Babineaux begin questioning suspects in their search for the original brains behind this murder. Meanwhile, Liv and Ravi are surprised to learn that Peyton has returned to Seattle.
iZombie: Grumpy Old Liv Season 2, Ep 1
Liv consumes the brains of a cantankerous old man to help gain insight into his death. [more inside]
Released four years after the first Elm Street movie, The Serpent and the Rainbow (trailer) drops Bill Pullman into the middle of 1970s Haiti to investigate cases of alleged real-life Voodoo zombification. One of Wes Craven's more religious-themed movies, with a premise loosely based on the (arguably) non-fiction book by the same name, the film gives Craven a chance to build upon a real-world mystery in applying his signature concoction of visually stylish horror, twisting storylines, and the oft-blurred line between the dream world and reality.
Fear the Walking Dead: Pilot Season 1, Ep 1
Strange things are happening in Los Angeles, as we meet a family struggling to deal with their drug addicted son.
iZombie: Astroburger Season 1, Ep 11
When someone close to Major dies of an apparent suicide, Liv consumes the brains resulting in a mix of reality and paranoia. Clive questions Major and learns of a secret computer file that may contain important details in the investigation – and finding the killer.
iZombie: Mr. Berserk Season 1, Ep 10
The aftermath of Blaine and Lowell's meeting. Liv and Clive investigate the murder of a journalist working on a story linking psychotic episodes to the energy drink Max Rager. Liv goes straight to the top at Max Rager HQ and questions the man in charge. Meanwhile, Ravi tries to help Major who continues to believe he's going crazy.
iZombie: Patriot Brains Season 1, Ep 9
Liv and Clive investigate the mysterious death of a former sniper, Everett, who has been working as an instructor at a paintball facility. They begin questioning family members including Everett’s ex-wife and her new husband Sean and realize things are not what they seem. Meanwhile, Major continues to get closer and closer to the truth, and Blaine does the unthinkable.
iZombie: Dead Air Season 1, Ep 8
Liv and Clive work together to solve the murder of a morning radio talk show host who specialized in relationship straight talk. Liv becomes filled to the brim with insight after consuming the brains, making Clive extremely uncomfortable when Liv starts getting personal. Meanwhile, Peyton steps in to help Major, and Blaine issues a warning. Lastly, Ravi’s unexpected romantic connection has the potential to make things awkward for Liv.
iZombie: Maternity Liv Season 1, Ep 7
A group of teens get a scare when a disheveled young pregnant woman approaches them muttering for help. Unfortunately, the woman doesn’t survive but her baby does. Liv and Clive begin questioning suspects in her murder, and after consuming the victim’s brain, a fierce maternal instinct kicks in for Liv. Meanwhile, Major makes a shocking discovery.
iZombie: Virtual Reality Bites Season 1, Ep 6
Liv, Clive and Ravi work together to investigate the murder of a computer-hacker. Liv inherits intense agoraphobia after consuming his brains along with mad skills at computer gaming. This delights Ravi, who urges her to play and offers to help her from inside the game, as they continue to search for the killer.
iZombie: Flight of the Living Dead Season 1, Ep 5
Liv reluctantly eats the brains of her recently murdered sorority sister Holly to help gain insight into her murder. This case takes Liv and Clive into Holly’s world of extreme sporting where they meet professional snowboarder Carson McComb, a murder suspect who appears to be hiding a secret. Meanwhile, Liv has a strange connection with one of the other murder suspects and Major voices his concern to Clive over a young boy’s disappearance.
iZombie: Liv and Let Clive Season 1, Ep 4
When Clive identifies a John Doe in the morgue as one of his former criminal contacts from his days on the vice squad, Liv is surprised that Clive is so quick to refuse her help in solving the murder. Liv and Ravi investigate on their own which puts them in a precarious situation. Liv’s problems continue to mount when Major begins searching for a roommate and she believes he’s considering a cute co-ed.
iZombie: The Exterminator Season 1, Ep 3
Liv and Babineaux investigate a hit-and-run case and discover the victim was a hit man responsible for the murder of a tech entrepreneur, a case that Peyton is prosecuting. Meanwhile, Liv makes a surprising discovery about someone from her past; and Peyton is shocked by Liv's reaction when Major moves on with his life.
Constantine: Waiting For The Man Season 1, Ep 13
Jim Corrigan calls John and Zed down to New Orleans to help with the case of a dessicated security guard; Papa Midnite attempts to claim a bounty on John's life.
The Walking Dead: What Happened and What’s Going On Season 5, Ep 9
After all the recent trials that the group has faced, a slight detour might be the solution they've been looking for. Or it might be a long contrived slog to another disastrous confrontation.
Helix: Reunion Season 2, Ep 2
In the future, Julia and Caleb dig up Alan’s grave and make a discovery that only adds more questions about the plague. Evidently Alan left a clue in the mismatched bones in his grave, instead of just a note, because why make anything simple when trying to deadly contagion ? In the present day on the island, a plague ridden child appears in the "safe haven" and then is mysteriously healed, prompting much WTFing from the team. Meanwhile, Sarah and Alan have a (see episode name) and we discover the horrifying truth of what happened to their baby. Seriously, any women who saw this episode are probably having nightmares.
A low-budget, funny, charming, and silly mock documentary following the post-deceased life of four vampire friends sharing a flat in the suburbs of New Zealand. [more inside]
The Walking Dead: What Lies Ahead Rewatch Season 2, Ep 1
The Group stops to have a tailgate party on their way to Fort Bennett, but it gets crashed by a throng of ne'er-do-wells. T-Dog gets a boo-boo. Sophia goes for a jog.
The Walking Dead: TS-19 Rewatch Season 1, Ep 6
In the Season 1 finale, the group finds shelter at the CDC, and Rick learns a disturbing secret. Of course, the relative safety and comfort doesn't last long...
The Walking Dead: Wildfire Rewatch Season 1, Ep 5
The Group deals with the aftermath of last episode's tragic incident, and decides to take a road trip.
When I started the TWD rewatch posts, I was torn between starting with Season 4, or starting from the very beginning. I ended up going with the latter. We're now four episodes into the first season, and I'm wondering whether that was the right choice. A number of commenters, myself included, have observed that the early episodes were often...not so great. So, I'm asking y'all the question: should we skip ahead a bit? [more inside]
The Walking Dead: Vatos Rewatch Season 1, Ep 4
In Atlanta, Rick and company find themselves in conflict with another group of survivors.
The Walking Dead: Tell It to the Frogs Rewatch Season 1, Ep 3
Rick arrives at the camp in Atlanta. [more inside]
The Walking Dead: Guts Rewatch Season 1, Ep 2
Rick meets a group of survivors in Atlanta, and establishes human putrefaction as the season's hottest fragrance trend. Merle becomes enraged after T-Dog disrespects his Truck Nutz™. Glenn beats his high score on OutRun. [more inside]
The Walking Dead: Days Gone Bye Rewatch Season 1, Ep 1
A small-town cop emerges from a coma to find that the world has changed unimaginably while he's been unconscious. [more inside]
I can't get enough Walking Dead. I checked FanFare for discussion of seasons 1–4, and found that there haven't been any! Is that a thing you crazy kids would be into? [more inside]