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The X-Files: Colony Rewatch Season 2, Episode 16
In part one of two-part episode, after three identical men are killed and their obituaries are emailed to Mulder, a mysterious CIA agent informs him and Scully that the killer is an alien bounty hunter sent to destroy the start of a colony of clones. Meanwhile, Mulder is distracted when his sister, Samantha, suddenly returns.
QI elves Dan, James, Anna and Andy discuss Plato, pizza and pliable planes. [more inside]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Admiral Peralta Season 7, Episode 10
A curse! A cake! A flute solo! [more inside]
Leverage: The Three Days of the Hunter Job Season 2, Episode 5
The team cons a sleazy tabloid newscaster with the story of a government cover-up. [more inside]
Ozark: Season Three: All Episodes Season 3 (Full Season)
It's six months later, the casino is up and running, but Marty and Wendy are fighting for control of the family's destiny. Marty preaches keeping the status quo. Aided by an alliance with Helen and drug cartel leader Omar Navarro, Wendy plots for expansion. But when Wendy's brother Ben comes into town, everyone's lives are thrown into chaos. [more inside]
Tales from the Loop: Loop Season 1, Episode 1
Adapted from the work of Swedish illustrator Simon Stålenhag., this Amazon series centers around various strange happenings in Mersa, Ohio, site of an underground physics research facility known colloquially as "The Loop". In the first episode, a young girl (Abby Ryder Fortson) goes looking for her missing mother, and ends up wandering further afield than she planned.
Star Trek: Enterprise: United Rewatch Season 4, Episode 13
While Archer learns ice-miner diplomacy, Tucker and Reed fly the unfriendly skies. [more inside]
Kingdom: Kingdom Season 2 (Full Season)
After the shocking double-reveal cliffhanger at the end of season 1 (currently at 93/97 on Rotten Tomatoes) this South Korean period drama, set soon after the Japanese invasions of the 1590s, is back for another 6 episodes with more palace intrigue, class warfare, beautiful costumes and gorgeous cinematography, set against the backdrop of a massive plague of flesh-eating monsters. On Netflix.
The X-Files: Fresh Bones Rewatch Season 2, Episode 15
Scully and Mulder are called to Folkstone, North Carolina, after a distraught Marine Corps private who has been experiencing hallucinatory episodes drives his car into a tree bearing a vévé, a drawn voodoo religious symbol.
Making the Cut: Fight For Your Life Season 1, Episode 4
Considering the cliffhanger and the way they left episode three (Collaboration) I'm setting up this post to cover episodes three and four. [more inside]
High Maintenance: Soup Season 4, Episode 9
Season Finale. When a snowstorm hits on Christmas eve, Pam-Anne joins her sister Destiny and a motley crew of flight attendants at their usual crash pad in Queens. Delayed on his way home to spend the holidays with his family, The Guy celebrates Hanukkah in New York.
Vagrant Queen: Yippee Ki Yay Season 1, Episode 2
The team is forced to stop for repairs, but the cannibals who inhabit the planet have other plans. [more inside]
Little Fires Everywhere: full season Season 1 (Full Season)
Based on Celeste Ng's 2017 bestseller, "Little Fires Everywhere" follows the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives.
Devs: Episode 6 Season 1, Episode 6
Lily and Jamie visit Forest looking for answers. Katie and Lily have an awkward chat. Lyndon wants back into Devs. [more inside]
Siren: Borders Season 3, Episode 1
As an old friend visits Helen, a new mermaid arrives leaving Ryn questioning their motives. Maddie learns the truth behind a death, as Ben fights for his mother’s treatments. While Xander is inspired to take on more responsibility. [more inside]
Top Chef: Strokes of Genius Season 17, Episode 3
Comedic superstars Ali Wong and Randall Park swing by the Top Chef kitchen for a Quickfire Challenge tasking the chefs to make the wackiest fried rice they can; then, the chefs head to the famed Getty Museum to seek inspiration from the art. [more inside]
When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her.
The X-Files: Irresistible Rewatch Season 2, Episode 13
Mulder and Scully are called to Minneapolis to help out with the case of an opened grave and a desecrated body at the local cemetery.
Deserving of the Name: aka Live Up To Your Name, aka Myeongbulheojeon, Season 1 Season 1 (Full Season)
Pushed together by twists of time, a Joseon doctor and a cardiac surgeon overcome their 400-year divide as they learn and heal through each other. (Netflix, tvN Korea) [more inside]
Mystery Science Theater 3000: THE SLIME PEOPLE Rewatch Season 1, Episode 8
Rewatch! It's like a zombie movie but not, and from before that became a genre! You might consider it ahead of its time, or you might consider that zombie movies were never all that to begin with. It's another first season episode, when the guys and robots were still finding their feet and/or hoverskirts. Previously. [more inside]
The Magicians: Fillory and Further Season 5, Episode 13
Christmas comes early. "Unicorn baby time. Let's do this." [Season and series finale] [more inside]
The Bad Boys Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett are back together for one last ride in the highly anticipated Bad Boys for Life.
Investigator Althea Song has some questions for the Thundermen. Meanwhile, each of the fellas has their own missions.A friendship is forged in favors, allegiances are questioned and a letter is sent. Also, the Thundermen go toe to toe with an Arena Champion.
The X-Files: Aubrey Rewatch Season 2, Episode 12
Mulder and Scully become involved in a murder investigation in Aubrey, Missouri, after a detective finds the remains of an FBI agent who disappeared in the 1940s, and can't explain how she knew to dig in one specific place in a large field late at night.
Labeled an outcast by his brainy family, a bouncer overcomes long odds to lead a team of under performing misfits to semi-pro hockey glory, beating the crap out of everything that stands in his way. [more inside]
In an industrial city in China, a young dancer named Qiao falls in love with a mobster named Bin. When a fight breaks out between rival gangs, Qiao uses a gun to protect Bin and is sent to prison for five years. [more inside]
The X-Files: Excelsis Dei Rewatch Season 2, Episode 11
Scully and Mulder go to an elder care home in Worcester, Massachusetts, to investigate a nurse's report that she was sexually assaulted by an unseen force.
Schitt's Creek: Start Spreading the News Season 6, Episode 13
Moira receives some unexpected news, and David makes a tough decision about where he wants to live. [more inside]
Crash Landing on You: Season 1 - all episodes Season 1 (Full Season)
A paragliding mishap drops a South Korean heiress in North Korea -- and into the life of an army officer, who decides he will help her hide. (Netflix, tvN Korea) [more inside]
Dispatches from Elsewhere: Everyone Season 1, Episode 6
With time running out, the gang splits up in an effort to find Clara; Simone and Janice follow her artwork, while Fredwynn and Peter link the game to a large corporation. [more inside]
Better Call Saul: JMM Season 5, Episode 7
Kim and Jimmy turn to Huell for help with a legal firewall; Jimmy is compromised as Kim struggles to work things out with her clients; despite the issues he faces, Gus navigates his way to build an empire; Mike tries to do damage control. [more inside]
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Coronavirus III Season 7, Episode 6
This week... main story: The Coronavirus pandemic, how some on the right seem willing to reopen the country to help the economy despite it meaning the deaths of hundreds of thousands more, and the many ways Trump has flubbed the nation's response, including getting visibly angry at reporters doing their jobs questioning him about his statement that he wants to reopen the country by Easter RGRGHA%$%&$@ sorry I can't even. It's on YouTube. And Now: Yes, We Are Still Doing These. And Now: Hey, Look! We're Social Distancing. And finally, South-Central Pennsylvania's Gallery Thirty-Three video art auction from 1992, and the work of a certain Brian Swords of York, aka Biohazard. [more inside]
The X-Files: Red Museum Rewatch Season 2, Episode 10
Mulder and Scully are called to Delta Glen, Wisconsin, to look into the case of a teenaged boy who left his home in response to a phone call from an unknown person, saying he'd be gone for five minutes, and was found the next morning, wandering the woods in only his underwear, wild-eyed and incoherent with fear, and with the words, "He is one," written in black marker on his back.
A comedy-drama about a Black American female philosophy professor and her insensitive, philandering, and flamboyant artist husband who are having a marital crisis. When the wife goes off on an almost unbelievable journey to find "ecstasy", her husband is forced to see her in a different light.
Homeland: Threnody(s) Season 8, Episode 8
Carrie waits. Wellington makes a discovery.
High Maintenance: Adelante Season 4, Episode 6
Two characters from the show's past are reunited. A woman living a life of quiet desperation treats herself. [more inside]
Westworld: The Absence of Field Season 3, Episode 3
Some do not like what they see in the mirror but shouldn't blame the mirror.
The X-Files: Firewalker Rewatch Season 2, Episode 9
A volcanologist shows Mulder and Scully a video transmission from a volcano in Mount Avalon, New Hampshire, in which a dead seismologist and a moving shadow appears, and asks them to investigate the matter.
Mary Beth and Priscilla Connolly attempt to cover up a gruesome run-in with a dangerous man. To conceal their crime, the sisters must go deep into the criminal underbelly of their hometown, uncovering the town's darkest secrets. [more inside]
Star Trek: Enterprise: Babel One Rewatch Season 4, Episode 12
[Part 1 of 3] The Enterprise is ferrying a bunch of Tellarites across Andorian space when a Tellarite ship attacks Shran's ship. Can't we all just get along? Well, maybe not quite yet... [more inside]
Disillusioned knight Antonius Block (Max von Sydow in his first roll for Bergman) seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. [more inside]
Unorthodox: Unorthodox (Netflix mini-series) Season 1 (Full Season)
Loosely based on Deborah Feldman's 2012 autobiography Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots, Netflix's Unorthodox tells the story of a young woman's leaving the ultra-Orthodox community of Satmar Hasidim in New York. [more inside]
You thought you'd heard it all in the barbershop, but you haven't heard anything yet - the women get their own chance to shampoo, shine, and speak their minds in Beauty Shop. A determined hairstylist (Queen Latifah) competes with her former boss (Kevin Bacon) after opening her own business in Atlanta. [more inside]
The X-Files: One Breath Rewatch Season 2, Episode 8
Scully reappears at a D.C. hospital, comatose and in critical condition. Mulder tries to find out what happened to her and who is responsible for it.
Neighbors in a block wake one morning to find they have been sealed inside their apartments due to an apparent epidemic. Can they work together to find out why? Or will they destroy each other in their fight to escape? [more inside]
Leverage: The Fairy Godparents Job Season 2, Episode 4
To recover funds from an incarcerated investment banker, the team tries to help his introverted stepson. [more inside]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Dillman Season 7, Episode 9
Holt can recommend only one of his detectives for a job opening on a prestigious task force. In a classic whodunit, Jake tries to prove he's the best sleuth by solving the case of a glitter bomb prank gone awry. [more inside]
Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger. [more inside]
Vagrant Queen: A Royal Ass-Kicking Season 1, Episode 1
Former queen Elida is cornered by her nemesis. An old friend comes to her aid, delivering big news. (SyFy Channel US, Citytv Canada) [more inside]
The X-Files: 3 Rewatch Season 2, Episode 7
With Scully still missing, Mulder goes to L.A. to investigate a series of murders in which the victim is drained of blood, the mirrors in the victim's house smashed, and biblical citations written on the walls in blood.
Steven Universe: The Future Season 6, Episode 20
We draw a curtain on Beach City, the gems, and Steven Universe.
Steven Universe: I Am My Monster Season 6, Episode 19
When an episode begins with a shot of the Beach City water tower and the ground shaking, it means two things. Insurance rates are about to go up again, and there's about to be a fight. There's a difference this time though....
Steven Universe: Everything's Fine Season 6, Episode 18
"Everything's fine!" Steven keeps telling everyone, while he's huge and glowing pink. This will certainly turn out well!
Steven Universe: Homeworld Bound Season 6, Episode 17
In an attempt to figure out why his powers are going crazy, Steven returns to Homeworld, which is rather different from before.
Devs: Episode 5 Season 1, Episode 5
Kenton pays Jamie a visit to guarantee his silence, while Katie covertly exploits the Devs system for her own ends.
Interrogation: All Episodes Season 1, Episode 1
A non-linear crime series that is centered around an interrogation of people who might be involved in a decades-old murder case. [more inside]
Making the Cut: Heidi and Tim are Back Season 1, Episode 1
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn welcome 12 designers to New York City and tell them to pack their bags because their first fashion show will be in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. In their first assignment, the designers must create a two-look brand snapshot. One designer lets self-doubt get in her way, while another has to make a new dress from scratch with only a few hours remaining. [more inside]
Dispatches from Elsewhere: Clara Season 1, Episode 5
The clues lead to a new tale that provides insight into the mystery behind the Elsewhere Society and its missing founder. [more inside]
The movie is a sequel to Lang's silent film Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922) and features many cast and crew members from Lang's previous films. The film features Rudolf Klein-Rogge as Dr. Mabuse who is in an insane asylum where he is found frantically writing his crime plans. When Mabuse's criminal plans begin to be implemented, Inspector Lohmann (played by Otto Wernicke) tries to find the solution with clues from gangster Thomas Kent (Gustav Diessl), the institutionalized Hofmeister (Karl Meixner) and Professor Baum (Oscar Beregi Sr.) who becomes obsessed with Dr. Mabuse. [more inside]
Top Chef: The Jonathan Gold standard Season 17, Episode 2
This week the chefs honor the late, great Pulitzer-Prize winning food critic Jonathan Gold. Using Gold’s last guide list, the chefs fan out all over Los Angeles to sample the unique taquerias, food trucks, mom-and-pop cafes, upscale eateries and ethnic cuisine only found in the City of Angels. Drawing inspiration from this one-in-a-lifetime culinary odyssey, the chefs create dishes to serve 200 of Jonathan Gold’s friends, family, and restaurateurs that he loved at the iconic Union Station. Noted food writer and personal friend of Jonathan Gold, Ruth Reichl serves as guest judge alongside Padma, Tom and Gail. [more inside]