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‘Marry Me’ Features Too Much Banter, Too Little Plot

posted by jtotey

For a couple of years, the ABC and a few choice critics were trying to tell us that the sitcom, Happy Endings was worth watching. It wasn’t. While witty banter will make for a good scene every now and then, […]

CBS’ ‘Stalker’ not Worth Staring at

posted by jtotey

While many people have no desire to watch a TV series with a title like Stalker, the CBS show won its time period in viewers and key demographics last night. Despite the good ratings, that doesn’t mean that the show […]

ABC’s ‘Murder’ is Riveting and Morally Ambiguous

posted by jtotey

In short, ABC’s new drama, How to Get Away with Murder is riveting. The pilot held my attention all the way through making it hard to wait to see the next episode. It is a well done show with multiple […]

Black-ish is a Welcome Addition to Family Comedies

posted by jtotey

Andre Johnson (Anthony Anderson) is a proud man. A proud black man. A proud black man who doesn’t want his success to be defined by the color of his skin. But he doesn’t want his skin tone to be ignored […]

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‘Stonehearst Asylum’ is an Example of Old Fashioned Storytelling
With a title like Stonehearst Asylum and the spooky-looking poster promoting it, you might be inclined to think that

posted 3:50:59am Oct. 24, 2014 | read full post »

YouTube Duo Pen New Comedy Book
You may not know Tripp Crosby and Tyler Stanton by name, but chances are you have  seen one or more of their many comedy videos posted on YouTube. Better known as Tripp & Tyl

posted 5:34:51pm Oct. 23, 2014 | read full post »

‘Marry Me’ Features Too Much Banter, Too Little Plot
For a couple of years, the ABC and a few choice critics were trying to tell us that the sitcom, Happy Endings was worth watching. It wasn’t. While witty ban

posted 3:55:16pm Oct. 15, 2014 | read full post »

Believe Me: Comedy or Cringe-Inducing?
  A new kind of faith-based film came to movie screens a couple of years ago called Blue Like Jazz which was based on the book by the same name

posted 1:29:56am Oct. 11, 2014 | read full post »

'Alexander’s Bad Day' is Good for Everyone Else
Finally, this weekend you can find out for yourself why Steve Carrell is chasing a kangaroo and what that has to do with Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Ve

posted 2:19:44pm Oct. 10, 2014 | read full post »


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