Titans – Season 1 Episode 1

Titans

“Titans” Titans is the first scripted show to air on new streaming platform DC Universe, and adds another to the informal set of dimensions in which the publisher’s properties are being adapted, existing as it does outwith the DCEU, the Arrowverse and whatever pocket reality Gotham takes place in. The Teen Titans are a supergroup…

The Flash – Season 5 Episode 1

Flash

“Nora” The Flash returns for a fifth season with a new cast member who brings her own unique problems to the show. Readers of this site will know that I considered last season to be particularly weak for this show. I won’t repeat the various issues that I had but sufficed to say I considered…

Doctor Who – Season 11 Episode 2

Doctor Who

“The Ghost Monument” Doctor Who continues the new series with a visit to an alien planet and another mystery to be solved. This episode picks up where the previous one left off with the Doctor and her new companions facing certain death in the vacuum of space. It’s a problem that is quickly resolved by…

Kneel Before Pod – Alien Dentistry

Doctor

Doctor Who returns to screens with a new Doctor and new companions so Kneel Before Pod pulls together a quick podcast to share their thoughts on the first episode and their hopes for the upcoming season. Craig can be found on this very site, Andrew’s work can be found on the Starburst website and in…

Doctor Who – Season 11 Episode 1

Doctor Who

“The Woman Who Fell To Earth” Doctor Who returns with a new series, a new face, a new gender and new companions with a new problem for the Doctor to deal with as she tries to get used to the changes that come with a new regeneration. Regeneration episodes are always difficult for this show…

Venom

Venom

An alien life form bonds with a disgraced reporter and they find a way to work together in Ruben Fleischer’s Venom. Tom Hardy plays Eddie Brock; a reporter who prides himself on bringing down the corrupt and exposing the truth even if that’s harmful to his reputation. Eddie Brock being a crusader for justice by…

The Gifted – Season 2 Episode 2

Gifted

“unMoored” The Gifted continues its second season with widespread uncertainty as many of the characters waver in their commitment to what they have chosen. Andy is the most prominent example of this particular through line and it’s easy to understand why that is. He likely feels more isolated than anyone else because his connection to…

The Gifted – Season 2 Episode 1

Gifted

“eMergence” The Gifted begins its second season by picking up the thread of Lorna’s pregnancy and exploring how the characters deal with the new status quo established at the end of last season. If this episode could be summed up with one word then that word would be “acceptance”. One way or another the characters…

The Predator

Predator

Earth becomes the hunting ground for an advanced alien race once again in Shane Black’s The Predator. All told the Predator franchise is in a lot better shape than some others. I’d be prepared to say that there hasn’t been a bad entry prior to this one though this is only the fourth film starring this particular…

Kneel Before Pod – Cuddly Venom

Spider-Man 3

The release of Venom is mere days away so Kneel Before Pod decided to discuss his last live action appearance in the often maligned Spider-Man 3. Craig, Chris and Izaak get together to deliver their thoughts on the divisive final entry in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man trilogy. The discussion covers whether the film is really…