Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Mad Men: Season 3

It's all about waiting for it. Last episode of this season? "Peggy, get me some coffee." "No."

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Crazy, Stupid, Love.

It's been a long time since I've seen that amount of truth in a would-be sex scene.

Sunday, August 21, 2011


Don't understand the critics. Just the Rube Goldberg devices put this over the top (not to mention Robin Williams, Britney Spears and Gene Kelly).

Thursday, August 18, 2011

My Dog Tulip

Ackerley has it exactly right when he describes pets as looking as if they're saying "What?" and "WHAT!!!" at the same time.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Numb3rs: Season 1

I couldn't care less that it's standard crime drama with characters with no real lives. The math is fabulous.

Monday, August 15, 2011


Aside from doing a nice job depicting Rio itself, this is fairly standard start to finish.

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011


Old school horror! Title font, solid camera work, understated action, and all. (Consequently, it was a LOT scarier.)

Saturday, August 6, 2011

The Pacific

Two dissimilar things I learned from this series: you can recreate the incessant horror of war on television, and the armed forces does make a significant investment in each and every man.