Star Trek: Picard – Season 1 Episode 7

“The Impossible Box” Star Trek: Picard joins up the two main storylines when Picard makes his way to the decommissioned Borg Cube in search of Soji. The main criticism of Star Trek: Picard that I’ve seen is that  it moves far too slowly. It’s not an entirely unfair observation and one that I’ve talked about…

Star Trek: Picard – Season 1 Episode 5

“Stardust City Rag” Star Trek: Picard shows the next step of the quest to find the truth about the flesh and blood Androids with a trip to a different sort of pleasure planet. Building an entire season of television -even one that’s only 10 episodes- around a central mystery is a potentially problematic prospect as…

Star Trek: Picard – Season 1 Episode 4

“Absolute Candor” Star Trek: Picard begins Picard’s mission with a visit to a planet he once had a strong connection to in order to recruit another member to his band of misfits. In the previous episode, Picard was in no doubt about where he belonged and what gives his life meaning. Everything in his life that…

Arrow – Season 4 Episode 2

“The Candidate” Green Arrow runs for Mayor…or more accurately, Green Arrow eventually decides to run for Mayor after a series of contrived plot points. There have been lots of promises of making changes to things to the show. The producers have said that it’s going in a different direction with a lighter tone and renewed…