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September 2008 TV Roundup

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

September is done, and most of the Fall shows have premiered. It seems to be a pretty average season, although the crop of new shows is fairly unimpressive so far. My ratings are for the episodes this season so far only. I plan to do this every month. I don’t watch every show, but I […]

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Fringe Pilot

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

Fringe is basically X-Files spun through the J.J. Abrams (Alias, Lost, MI3) machine. This is a very solid and cinematic pilot, with a very un-TV feel. It’s J.J. Abrams’ best pilot since Alias, much better than the uneven Lost pilot. The setup for the show is a very strong monster of the week/unknown conspiracy formula, […]

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